Patrick Bamford failed to score in the Premier League for Crystal Palace and Norwich City last season Burnley are close to signing Chelsea striker Patrick Bamford on loan. The 22-year-old has not featured for the Blues after joining them from Nottingham Forest in January 2012. The England Under-21 man has had loans with MK Dons,
City have spelled out their terms to the two Premier League sides if they want to land the 27-year-old. The Manchester moneybags expect Bony’s £120,000-a-week wages to be paid in full if he leaves on loan. And they also want a £2m fee to let him go for the season.
Footballers who ply their trade at the highest level receive such enormous pay packets it seems they struggle to spend their wages. The Premier League’s best-paid player, Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney, earns an obscene £300,000 per week. And he’s built up quite a collection of incredible cars over the years. He’s got a jaw-dropping
Jurgen Klopp has reiterated that Daniel Sturridge has a big role to play at Liverpool this season after he was benched at Tottenham. Sturridge voiced his concerns over being deployed in a wide role in the defeat against Burnley last weekend and found himself out of the starting line-up at White Hart Lane on Saturday.
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“In this moment it isn’t clear if we will accept it and we will wait to see what happens in next few days.” Iborra would be Sunderland’s seventh signing of the summer. Javier Manquillo, Papy Djilobodji, Donald Love, Paddy McNair, Steven Pienaar and Adnan Januzaj have all joined the Black Cats.
Villa have already snapped prolific Championship striker Ross McCormack from Fulham this summer as they look to return to the Premier League at the first attempt. Despite splashing the cash this summer, Villa slumped to a 3-1 defeat against Bristol City yesterday. The loss means they are without an away win in 385 days.
Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… James Rodriguez will cost Chelsea £60million. The Blues have already seen one bid for the Colombian star rejected by the Spanish giants. (Daily Mirror) However, Los Blancos boss Zinedine Zidane has said the forward will stay at the Bernabeu this season. (Daily Express) Manchester United look set to
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