The Sun claims that Middlesbrough are eyeing up a £10million switch for Le Havre defender Harold Moukoudi. With the permanent transfer window closed, Boro are happy for the deal to go ahead in January as they look to identify a replacement for Ben Gibson, now of Premier League side Burnley. Chairman Steve Gibson is happy [...] The post Middlesbrough want £10million French defender as Gibson replacement appeared first on The72.
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The Northern Echo reports that Middlesbrough are still hoping to loan tricky winger Yannick Bolasie from Everton before the loan window closes at the end of the month. Sky Bet Championship rivals Aston Villa, who defeated Boro in the play-offs last season, have also entered the race for the Premier League forward. The player currently [...] The post Aston Villa to rival Middlesbrough for £75,000-a-week Premier League winger appeared first on The72.
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Conor Shaughnessy was much discussed last season, a player who was moved to play centre-back early in his first-team career and someone who impressed. As the season ticked on he was moved into what was seen as his more natural role, but he struggled before an injury meant the end of his season. Shaughnessy has [...] The post Irish youngster back in contention for Leeds United after long injury lay-off appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United’s transfer window business was like a ballroom dance: slow, slow, quick, quick, slow. Whites fans were made to wait, they saw deals done quickly, but nothing on deadline day. The first two in through the door were Chelsea duo Jamal Blackman and Lewis Baker on loan deals, with permanent signings of Barry Douglas [...] The post Leeds United looking to add another player before month ends appeared first on The72.
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According to The Hartlepool Mail, Middlesbrough’s pursuit of Everton winger Yannick Bolasie is over, with Aston Villa ready to pounce. Middlesbrough registered their interest in Bolasie late in the transfer window and had reportedly agreed on a fee for the Everton wide man of around £15 million. But stumbling blocks got in the way of [...] The post Middlesbrough’s pursuit of Everton winger looks to be over with Aston Villa set to pounce appeared first on The72.
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Stoke City and Blackburn Rovers are both still looking at bolstering their attacking options, and will go toe to toe for Crystal Palace striker Connor Wickham, according to reliable journalist Alan Nixon. Stoke City and Blackburn Rovers are keen on bringing in striker Connor Wickham from Premier League side Crystal Palace. The forward is in [...] The post Stoke City and Blackburn Rovers go toe to toe for Premier League striker appeared first on The72.
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Speaking to the Yorkshire Evening Post, Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa insists he is pleased, despite the fact the Elland Road club signed no players before the transfer deadline today. The club of course can add new faces on loan until August 31st, something the Argentinian could revisit. Still, it was a productive transfer [...] The post Leeds boss Bielsa’ happy’ despite no deadline day recruits appeared first on The72.
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Middlesbrough failed to complete the signing of Everton forward Yannick Bolasie, however, it is possible for the two teams to remain in talks over a potential loan move for Bolasie into the Championship for the 18/19 season. The transfer window may have shut, however, the loan market is still in full swing, with many deals still [...] The post Transfer window over- but Middlesbrough could still bring in exciting premier league forward appeared first on The72.
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Former Burnley, Derby County and Barnsley centre-back Jason Shackell has signed for Lincoln City, confirmed by club website. Former Burnley, Derby County and Barnsley centre-back Jason Shackell has signed a one-year-deal with League Two side Lincoln City. 👋 Welcome to Sincil Bank, Jason Shackell! #BoomShackellak 🔴⚪️ pic.twitter.com/e9ocrWPZz1 — Lincoln City FC (@LincolnCity_FC) August 9, 2018 [...] The post Former Burnley, Derby County and Barnsley centre-back has signed for Lincoln City appeared first on The72.
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The closing of the summer transfer window at 5p.m. confirmed to Leeds United fans the direction the club was taking on player dealings. It was exactly as local journalist Phil Hay had predicted very early in the day, there was an expectation that there would be little seen at Elland Road in either direction. That, [...] The post Leeds United transfer policy now transparent for all appeared first on The72.
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