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Ritchie ‘rejected new Bournemouth deal’

Matt Ritchie was prepared to drop down a division to make the move from Bournemouth to Newcastle Matt Ritchie says he turned down a new contract offered by Bournemouth before opting to join Newcastle United. The Scotland winger moved to St James’ Park on a five-year deal for a reported £12m earlier this month. Ritchie,

Noble delighted with Hammers’ progress

Midfielder Mark Noble has described West Ham’s season as “fantastic” but says the players are now hungry for much more in the future. The Hammers ended the campaign seventh in the Premier League in boss Slaven Bilic’s first year in charge, earning themselves a possible Europa League group place if they successfully come through a

Johnson urges Bristol City improvement

Bristol City have won seven of their 14 games since Lee Johnson’s appointment on 6 February Bristol City head coach Lee Johnson has warned his players they need to improve at the same “rapid pace” as the club. Johnson’s side are nine points clear of the Championship relegation zone with three matches remaining but slipped

Fiorentina forward Khouma Babacar’s future uncertain as Crystal Palace and Southampton plot moves

The agent of Fiorentina forward Khouma Babacar has admitted his client’s future is uncertain – amid reported interest from Crystal Palace and Southampton. The striker has six goals in 13 appearances this season and almost left Fiorentina in January following interest from the Premier League. Both Crystal Palace and Southampton were keen on the 22-year-old