Hart favours a move abroad rather than staying in the Premier League with Sunderland and, according to sources in Italy, he will finalise the deal today in Turin before returning home. England manager Sam Allardyce has given Hart permission to leave the St George’s Park training base and resolve his future before the transfer deadline
Joe Hart has been given permission to leave the England training camp so he can undergo a medical ahead of a proposed move to Torino. The Serie A club have been in talks with Manchester City over a loan move for the Three Lions goalkeeper, and it appears as if the 29-year-old is edging closer
Barnsley centre-back Alfie Mawson is expected to complete his £5million switch to Swansea once he has passed his medical on Tuesday. The Swans confirmed over the weekend that they had agreed a fee with Barnsley for the 22-year-old’s services and a deal should be rubberstamped well before Wednesday’s 11pm deadline.
Mawson is close to
Asamoah Gyan has confirmed he would welcome the chance to rejoin Sunderland during the current transfer window. The Ghana international joined the Black Cats in a then club-record £13million deal from Rennes in 2010 but left the following year to join Al-Ain, initially on loan before making a permanent switch.
The 30-year-old is now with
Pep Guardiola has told Samir Nasri he is allowed to stay at Manchester City, despite rumours linking the French midfielder with a move away from the Etihad. Nasri was criticised during pre-season by Guardiola for reporting back to training overweight and unfit, and he has been linked with a move to Turkish club Besiktas in
Manchester United are reportedly ahead of Rangers and a few English clubs in the race to sign teenage Livingston forward Matthew Knox. The Scotland Under-17 international will spend this week at the Red Devils’ Carrington base just a few months after a successful trial spell training with the club earlier this year.
Rangers have made
Mike Phelan expects to add Harry Maguire to his Hull squad for the EFL Cup tie at Exeter, while a number of youngsters could also play. Maguire returned to training last week after an ankle injury but was not risked for Saturday’s 2-0 Premier League win at Swansea, while Shaun Maloney, who scored one and
Joe Ward is eligible to make his Torquay debut against North Ferriby on Saturday National League club Torquay United have signed midfielder Joe Ward on loan from Premier League club West Bromwich Albion until 3 January. The 19-year-old made one league appearance in a loan spell at Kidderminster last season. He is yet to make
Tottenham Hotspur start an emotional goodbye to White Hart Lane this weekend as they host Crystal Palace. The north-east corner of the stadium has already been torn down by bulldozers as Spurs’ new ground erupts from the earth behind the Paxton Road stand. And after a slow start in a 1-1 draw with Everton last
Blackburn’s Shane Duffy has now scored three own goals in his past two matches Blackburn defender Shane Duffy scored two first-half own goals and was sent off in injury time as Cardiff won for the first time this season. Declan John’s 14th-minute shot hit a post and went in off Duffy, before the Republic of