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New Ipswich Town man eager to begin life in Suffolk

Ipswich Town defender Dominic Iorfa has said that he is keen to get going with his new club, following his temporary switch from Championship rivals Wolves. The 22-year-old joined Town from the Molineux club on a season-long loan deal earlier this month, and is expected to be in contention to start for Ipswich in next weekend’s [...] The post New Ipswich Town man eager to begin life in Suffolk appeared first on The72.
Published 3 hours ago on The 72

Sheffield United still interested in Southend United midfielder despite John Lundstram transfer

Sheffield United are still interested in signing Southend United’s Ryan Leonard despite the John Lundstram transfer according to a report from the Sheffield Star. The Blades completed a deal to sign Lundstram from Oxford United earlier this week and it appeared that would be the end of their attempts to sign Leonard from Southend. The [...] The post Sheffield United still interested in Southend United midfielder despite John Lundstram transfer appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 03:11 pm on The 72

Sheffield United complete signing of Oxford United midfielder

Sheffield United have signed John Lundstram from Oxford United for an undisclosed fee as confirmed by the club website. The Blades have been looking to sign a new central midfielder since they got promoted from Sky Bet League One but had been frustrated in their attempts to sign Ryan Leonard from Southend United. With that [...] The post Sheffield United complete signing of Oxford United midfielder appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 02:41 pm on The 72

Southend United manager “does not expect” Rangers midfielder capture

Southend United had made a concerted effort to land disgruntled Rangers midfielder Harry Forrester at the start of the summer, however manager Phil Brown doesn’t reckon it will come off according to the Basildon, Canvey and Southend Echo. In spite of Southend’s interest, the Rangers midfielder chose to stay put at Ibrox and, instead, fight [...] The post Southend United manager “does not expect” Rangers midfielder capture appeared first on The72.
Published last Monday at 09:26 am on The 72

Blackburn Rovers fans react to signing of Championship striker

Blackburn Rovers have completed the signing of Reading striker Dominic Samuel for an undisclosed fee, as reported on the club’s official website. Blackburn had been linked with Samuel for a couple of weeks, but fans were forced to wait over a week for the transfer to finally go through.  The 23-year-old striker has signed a three-year [...] The post Blackburn Rovers fans react to signing of Championship striker appeared first on The72.
Published Thursday at 12:31 pm on The 72

Ipswich show experienced defender the door

Championship side Ipswich Town will not offer centre-back Steven Taylor a contract after he trained with the club in pre-season, as confirmed by the official club website on Monday. The 31-year-old leaves the Suffolk club after making a handful of appearances in a blue shirt after he signed a short-term deal at the club in [...] The post Ipswich show experienced defender the door appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 04:26 pm on The 72

Norwich Sporting Director has his say on Murphy transfer saga

The Chronicle are reporting that Norwich City Sporting Director Stuart Webber has come out and said that the inevitable transfer of Jacob Murphy to newly promoted Newcastle United will be done on ‘their terms’. Murphy came up through the youth academy at Carrow Road, alongside twin brother Josh, and made the step up to the [...] The post Norwich Sporting Director has his say on Murphy transfer saga appeared first on The72.
Published Friday at 07:51 pm on The 72

Sheffield United to increase bid for Southend star

Sheffield United are set to submit an increased bid for Southend United’s Ryan Leonard, according to the Sheffield Star. The 25-year-old started his professional career at Plymouth Argyle, but was released as a youngster in 2011 after just one appearance for the Pilgrims. The midfielder then joined Southend on a free transfer, and his performances [...] The post Sheffield United to increase bid for Southend star appeared first on The72.
Published Friday at 09:06 am on The 72

Interest heats up over Nottingham Forest star

Premier League club Watford are set to bid £10 million for Nottingham Forest striker Britt Assombolonga, as well as numerous other Premier League clubs showing interest, according to the Nottingham Post. It is no surprise or secret, that interest in the 24-year-old is rife this summer, as he has proven during his time at Forest [...] The post Interest heats up over Nottingham Forest star appeared first on The72.
Published Wednesday at 02:21 pm on The 72

New Premier League club enter Assombalonga chase with £10million bid

The Northern Echo reports that Premier League side Watford have entered the race to sign Nottingham Forest striker Britt Assombalonga. The Hornets, now managed by ex-Hull City boss Marco Silva, are lining up a £10million bid to sign their former forward. So far, Forest have turned down an £8million offer from Burnley for the 24-year-old, [...] The post New Premier League club enter Assombalonga chase with £10million bid appeared first on The72.
Published Wednesday at 10:51 am on The 72


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