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Report: Celtic Open Talks With Bolton Over Irish Prospect Luca Connell

Scottish champions Celtic have reportedly opened up talks with Bolton over the potential signing of talented Irish midfielder Luca Connell. According to the Scottish Sun, the two clubs are currently in discussions over the 18-year-old’s future with Celtic in pole position to acquire his services. Connell can leave the club, who will start the League One campaign with a fifteen …

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Luca Connell: All You Need To Know About Ireland’s Newest Call-Up

On Monday, Mick McCarthy sprung a surprise by including 18-year old Bolton midfielder Luca Connell in his squad for the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers with Denmark and Gibraltar. Connell had represented Ireland at underage level but was included in the senior squad for the first time after breaking into Bolton Wanderers first team in a difficult season for the club. …

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Stephen Ireland Signs Short-Term Deal With Bolton Wanderers

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Former Republic of Ireland international, Stephen Ireland has signed a short-term deal with Championship side, Bolton Wanderers after being released by Stoke at the end of last season.  The 32-year-old made five appearances last year for the Potters but was plagued by injury during his time at the club and missed the entire 2016-17 season with a broken leg. He …

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Ex-Liverpool Defender Darby Retires Due To Motor-Neurone Diagnosis

Bolton Wanderers and ex-Liverpool defender Stephen Darby has announced his retirement from football aged 29 after being diagnosed with motor neurone disease. Darby last played for Bolton in December and began his career with Liverpool, making his debut for the Merseyside club during their Champions League campaign in 2008. The 29-year-old spent time on loan at the likes of Swindon …

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A Very Promising Irish Youngster Made His Bow For Leeds Today

Promising Irishman Conor O’Shaughnessy made his debut off the bench as Leeds United began the season in style by defeating Bolton Wanderers 3-2. Leeds were 2-0 up after just half an hour following goals from Kalvin Phillips and Chris Wood before Gary Madine pulled one back. Phillips added his second just minutes later before former Premier League super sub Adam …

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Chelsea In Advanced Talks To Sign £24m Serie A Defender [Sky Sports]

<> during an International Champions Cup 2015 match at Rentschler Field on July 24, 2015 in East Hartford, Connecticut.

Chelsea have made a significant breakthrough in their efforts to sign Fiorentina defender Marcos Alosno. This, according to Sky Sports, who claim that while no fee has been agreed yet between the two parties, discussions are ongoing and an official offer of £24m is in the offing from the Premier League side. Latest on Marcos Alonso – we’re told Chelsea …

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Watch: Five Of The Biggest Premier League Opening Day Shocks

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - AUGUST 18: Peter Odemwingie of West Brom scores their second goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at The Hawthorns on August 18, 2012 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

After three long months, the new Premier League season finally begins this Saturday. All twenty sides are in action over the course of the weekend, with champions Leicester opening the season against newly-promoted Hull at the KC Stadium at 12.45. Be it down to a lack of fitness or co-ordination on the losers’ part, the opening day has seen some …

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Done Deal: Arsenal Unveil Their Latest Summer Signing

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JULY 21: Arsenal unveil new signing Rob Holding at London Colney on July 21, 2016 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal have today confirmed the signing of defender Rob Holding from Bolton Wanderers. The 20-year-old has signed for the club on a long-term contract for a fee believed to be in the region of £2m. You’re right, @ByJohnSmith – and it’s now official #WelcomeRob ?https://t.co/SvNsDcCbuX — Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) July 22, 2016 The Gunners had been chasing the highly-rated England …

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England To Appoint New Manager Within 24 Hours

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: Sam Allardyce the West Ham manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at Stadium of Light on December 13, 2014 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

After a search that has lasted several weeks, the FA are set to appoint Roy Hodgson’s successor as England manager within the next 24 hours. Sky Sports are reporting that Sam Allardyce will be given the job by tomorrow at the latest, ending his ten-month association with Sunderland. BREAKING: Sky Sources: Sam Allardyce to be appointed @England manager in next …

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Arsenal: Promising England U21 Defender Undergoes Medical [Report]

Arsenal have been heavily linked with a number of top class strikers this summer but following Arsène Wenger’s failure to secure another big name up front, the Frenchman has turned his attentions to his defence. After a bright start to the transfer season, which saw the arrival of Switzerland international Granit Xhaka, Wenger and the Gunners faithful were positively purring. …

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Arsenal Agree Fee For English Defender

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According to a report this morning in The Express, Arsenal are on the verge of signing Bolton and England u21 defender Rob Holding. The 21 year-old has had a breakthrough season at Bolton this year, and has attracted the attention of some of the country’s bigger clubs. Despite a poor season for The Trotters, Holding impressed throughout and was awarded …

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