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Man Utd’s Wilson joins Derby on loan

James Wilson spent last season on loan in the Championship at Brighton James Wilson has joined Championship side Derby on loan from Manchester United for the rest of the season. The 20-year-old striker spent last season with Brighton, helping the Seagulls to the Championship play-offs with five goals in 28 outings. Wilson’s last Premier League

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, June 24: Jose Mourinho wants Paul Pogba as statement signing, Liverpool close in on £30m deal

Here’s all the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Jose Mourinho is confident Manchester United will make a statement signing during his first summer transfer window. Mourinho has prioritised signing Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba to the extent he vetoed a move for Miralem Pjanic, who joined Juve from Roma, although it is understood the Portuguese is pessimistic about United’s chances amid intense

Saints exit confirmed by Wanyama comments

Tottenham target Victor Wanyama has been quoted by Kenyan media saying he is leaving Southampton this summer. The midfielder is a top target for Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino, who first signed him for Saints when he was in charge there in 2013, and he is expected to land the 24-year-old for around £11million this summer

Derby’s unbeaten run vital – Bent

Darren Bent’s first league goal since September ensured Derby avoided their first defeat in five games, having won the previous four Striker Darren Bent was relieved to score with his first touch in six weeks to keep Derby County’s unbeaten run intact ahead of the play-offs. Bent rescued a point for the Rams against Sheffield

Middlesbrough 1-0 Hull City

David Nugent had failed to score in his previous four appearances Sub David Nugent scored a last-minute winner to move Middlesbrough back into the automatic promotion places with a dramatic win over rivals Hull. It made it a perfect return for Boro boss Aitor Karanka, who was back in the dugout after missing Sunday’s defeat

Who was Football League’s star baker?

Neil Warnock’s Rotherham came from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 with Derby While Burnley were busy going seven points clear at the top of the Championship, miraculous comebacks and sublime goals were taking centre stage in the Football League. Here are five things you may have missed from Saturday’s action… A late finish for Exeter