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Forest’s Burke leaves in £13m deal

Burke has four goals this season, all of them coming in Forest’s three home Championship wins Nottingham Forest winger Oliver Burke has become the most expensive Scottish player ever in joining Bundesliga side RB Leipzig for a fee of about £13m. The 19-year-old, who has signed a five-year contract with the German team, scored in

CONFIRMED! Joleon Lescott leaves Aston Villa to join Greek side AEK Athens

Joleon Lescott has left Aston Villa and joined AEK Athens on a two-year deal, the Greek Superleague club have announced. The 34-year-old former England international joined Villa last summer and made 30 Premier League appearances last season as the midlands club were relegated to the Championship. Lescott, a two-time Premier League winner with Manchester City, had

DEAL DONE! Newcastle sign Morocco full-back Achraf Lazaar

Newcastle United have signed Moroccan full-back Achraf Lazaar, the Championship club have announced. 24-year-old Lazaar has agreed a five-year deal with the Magpies, linking up with Rafa Benitez’s men after leaving Serie A side Palermo. He becomes the 11th signing of the summer window for the Tyneside club, and is the second of the day following

Sam Allardyce announces his first England squad: There’s some shock inclusions

Leicester midfielder Danny Drinkwater returns – as does Everton centre-back Phil Jagielka. But Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere and Everton attacker Ross Barkley don’t make the cut. Goalkeepers: Hart, Forster, Heaton Defenders: Cahill, Clyne, Jagielka, Rose, Shaw, Smalling, Stones, Walker Midfielders: Alli, Antonio, Dier, Drinkwater, Henderson, Lallana, Rooney, Sterling, Walcott Strikers: Kane, Sturridge, Vardy

Manchester City 3-1 West Ham

Fernandinho’s goal was the 15th of his Manchester City career in all competitions Manchester City continued their 100% start to the season with a victory over West Ham that took them to the top of the Premier League. City scored first when Raheem Sterling finished off a superb team move and Fernandinho headed in a

Shaw relishing Derby game

Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw admits he cannot wait to take on Manchester City after the international break next week. The former Southampton star played his part in Saturday’s 1-0 win over Hull, with striker Marcus Rashford stepping off the bench to net the winner in stoppage time. Shaw, who has made a solid start

Forest’s Burke leaves in £13m deal

Burke has four goals this season, all of them coming in Forest’s three home Championship wins Nottingham Forest’s teenage Scotland international winger Oliver Burke has joined Bundesliga side Red Bull Leipzig for a fee of about £13m. The 19-year-old, who has signed a five-year contract with the German team, scored in the 3-1 victory over