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Swansea sign Ajax’s van der Hoorn

Mike van der Hoorn won the Dutch Eredivisie title with Ajax in 2014 Swansea City have completed the signing of central defender Mike van der Hoorn from Ajax on a three-year contract. The 23-year-old started his career at FC Utrecht before moving to Eredivisie rivals Ajax in July 2013. He was called up to the

United eye Ramsey

Manchester United are being linked with a shock £50million bid for Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey. New United boss Jose Mourinho is reported to have identified the Wales international as a player he wants in his side for next season and is ready to test the Gunners’ resolve. Mourinho is after someone in the mould of

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get

Ward-Prowse talks up Saints’ colleague

James Ward-Prowse says Jack Butland and Southampton team-mate Fraser Forster can cover well for England goalkeeper Joe Hart. Stoke stopper Butland and Saints number one Forster are in line to play some part in the games with Germany and Holland over the next few days, with Hart out with a calf injury. Ward-Prowse has played