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Man Utd Sign Radamel Falcao on a Season-Long Loan

Radamel Falcao Joins Man United on a One-Year Loan.

Manchester United have announced the signing of Radamel Falcao on a one-year loan deal from AS Monaco with an option to buy at the end of the period. The Premier League club have not revealed the actual figures of the transfer, which is reportedly worth £6m with the permanent purchase ... Read More »

Man City Duo Depart on a Season-Long Loan

Alvaro Negredo Celebrates Scoring for Manchester City.

Manchester City duo of striker Alvaro Negredo and defender Micah Richards have departed the club for Valencia and Fiorentina respectively, both on a season-long loan. An obligatory purchase clause is inserted in the agreement between Valencia and Man City, which permits the former to purchase Negredo’s right at the end ... Read More »

Assaidi Back to Stoke on Loan, Fills In for Injured Odemwingie

Oussama Assaidi Rejoins Stoke City on a Season-Long Loan.

Stoke City have completed the signing of Oussama Assaidi on a season-long loan from Liverpool, as back-up for the injured Nigeria international forward Osaze Odemwingie. Odemwingie is set to face a long spell on the sideline amid fears he has damaged his cruciate knee ligament, according to media reports. The ... Read More »

Arsenal Sign £16m Danny Welbeck from Man Utd

Danny Welbeck CeleBrates Scoring Against Norwich City Last Season.

Arsenal confirms striker Danny Welbeck has signed a long-term contract from Manchester United for an undisclosed fee. Speculation had been rife in the latter hours of the summer transfer deadline day that both clubs have agreed a fee in the region £16m. It's official. @Arsenal have signed Danny Welbeck from ... Read More »

Maiyaichi (Loan) and Miguel Depart Arsenal

Ryo Miyaichi Joins FC Twente on a Season-Long Loan. Image: AFC.

Arsenal have confirmed departures of two players Ryo Miyaichi and Ignasi Miguel to FC Twente and Norwich City. The Gunners have announced that Japanese winger Miyaichi has joined Dutch side FC Twente on loan for the rest of the 2014/15 season, while 21-year-old defender Miguel has joined Championship side Norwich ... Read More »

Man Utd Complete £14m Daley Blind Signing

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Manchester United have completed the signing of Netherlands international Daley Blind from Ajax for £14m. The “versatile” Dutchman has signed a four-year contract with the option for a further year. The 24-year-old was part of coach Louis van Gaal’s squad at the 2014 Fifa World Cup and grabbed his first ... Read More »

Hull City Sign Senegalese Midfielder Diame

Mohamed Diame has 20 Senegal Caps. Image: Reuters.

Hull City have signed central midfielder Mohamed Diame from West Ham for an undisclosed fee. The Senegalese international has signed the dotted lines on a three-year deal at the KC Stadium. Diame, who has 20 caps at full international level, has reportedly cost the ‘Tigers’ £3.5m. He moved to England ... Read More »

Ghanaian Midfielder Frimpong Joins Russian Club on a Free

Emmanuel Frimpong and Jack Wilshere Pictured After a Jim Session.

Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong has completed a transfer to Russian Premier League side FC Ufa. The 22-year-old has signed a three-year deal for the Russian club and will wear the No. 5 shirt. The one-time Ghana international left Arsenal to join now-Football League side Barnsley in January, but was ... Read More »

German Window Closed: Here are Some Key Signings

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No More Transfer Businesses in Germany The transfer window in Germany has been shut, and no more arrivals or departures will be confirmed in the Bundesliga until in the winter dispensation. InformationNigeria, after all, would like to take you in on some big arrivals in the German league; Bayern Munich: ... Read More »

AC Milan Sign Chelsea’s Van Ginkel on a Season-Long Loan

Marco van Ginkelcv Chelsea

Chelsea midfielder Marco van Ginkel has joined Italian side AC Milan on a season-long loan. The Dutch midfielder moved to Stamford Bridge from Vitesse Arnhem last summer for a fee in the region of £8m. AC Milan would like to communicate the signing of Marco van Ginkel on a season-long ... Read More »

Real Madrid Sign Chicharito on a Season-Long Loan

Javier Hernandez Joins Real Madrid.

Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez has joined Spanish club Real Madrid on a season-long loan. The European champions have a first option to buy the Mexico international at the end of the season. Coach Carlo Ancelotti has been on the lookout for a striker following the departure of Alvaro Morata ... Read More »

Hull City Sign Uruguayan Striker Hernandez

Abel Hernandez Joins Hull City from Palermo.

Hull City have announced the signing of Uruguay forward Abel Hernandez from Italian Serei A outfit Palermo. The 24-year-old arrives the KC Stadium for a club record fee and has signed a three-year deal. “Abel is a fantastic signing and highlights just how far the club has come in such ... Read More »

Man Utd to Sign Falcao on a Season-Long Loan

Radamel Falcao Set for Man United Medical on Transfer Deadline Day.

Manchester United have agreed to sign Colombian striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco for the rest of the season. The loan deal, which is reportedly worth £6m and includes an option for thee club to buy for €55m (£43.5m) at the end of the season, is subject to medical. ... Read More »

Brave Leicester hold Arsenal

Leicester City mascot Filbert Fox taunts the Arsenal fans by rubbing his eyes after the Premier League draw at the King Power Stadium.

Arsenal couldn’t penetrate an organized Leicester defense and had to settle for a draw, although the hosts had opportunities to win the game. YaYa Sanogo replaced the injured Olivier Giroud in the central attack position, while Alexis Sanchez was drifted to the right wing. That tactical changes yielded a goal ... Read More »

Dortmund sign Kagawa

Information Nigeria understands that Dortmund have signed Midfielder Shinji Kagawa from Manchester United for an undisclosed fee. The Japanese signs a four-year contract with his former club, after ditching them for the Red Devils in 2012. Kagawa,25, scored six goals in 57 appearances for the Manchester club but his attributes ... Read More »

Chelsea sign Loic Remy

Chelsea football club have completed the signing of Queens Park Rangers striker Loic Remy. The London club triggered a clause in the France International contract, paving way for a four-year deal. “I feel very happy and very proud. When I heard Chelsea wanted to sign me I said ‘let’s go’ ... Read More »

EPL Update: Champions Stunned at Home, Swansea Top Standings

Mame Biram Diouf Celebrates After Scoring the Match- Winner at the Etihad. Image: Getty.

Manchester City lost their first game of the Premier League season at home to Stoke City, as Mame Biram Diouf’s second-half strike proved costly. The Senegalese international striker silenced the Etihad Stadium in the 58th minute via a solo effort. Diouf collected the ball from a clearance inside his own ... Read More »

Burnley and Manchester United end in stalemate

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Louis van Gaal is yet to win a competitive game as a United manager, as Di Maria made his debut in Turf Moor, but was barely effective. David Jones almost gave the hosts an early lead in the third-mimute when he tried a curler from a 25-yard freekick, but his ... Read More »

Man Utd Reach Agreement With Ajax for Blind

Daley Blind Set for United Medical.

Manchester United have reached agreement with Ajax for the transfer of Netherlands international Daley Blind. The Old Trafford club are believed to have agreed a fee of £13.8m for Blind, who has notched up 120 appearances and won four Eredevisie titles with Ajax. A club statement said: “Manchester United is ... Read More »

US Open Update: Federer Into Last 32, Sharapova Avoids Upset Trend

Mirjana Lucic-Baroni celebrates After Her Stunning Straight Sets Victory Over World Number Two Simona Halep. Image: Elise Amendola/AP

Five-time US Open champion Roger Federer held his grounds against Sam Groth to move into the last 32, as South Africa’s Kevin Anderson, Croatia’s Marin Cilic and Frenchman Gael Monfils advanced in Flushing Meadows on Friday. There were upsets in the women’s singles draw after Croatian qualifier Mirjana Lucic-Baroni’s stunning ... Read More »

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