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Liverpool Move Quickly To Shut Down Jack Grealish Reports

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Jack Grealish of Aston Villa claps the fans after the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Birmingham City at Villa Park on February 11, 2018 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Liverpool have shut down reports of their supposed interest in Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish. There had been some suggestions in the English media on Sunday morning that the Reds had been in discussions for the England under-21 international prior to Villa’s decision to sack director of football Steve Round, with a view to bringing him to Anfield. However, the …

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Manchester United Close In On Stoke City Goalkeeper Lee Grant

Bristol City v Stoke City - Carabao Cup Third BRISTOL, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Lee Grant of Stoke City during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Bristol City and Stoke City at Ashton Gate on September 19, 2017 in Bristol, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Manchester United expect to make Stoke City goalkeeper Lee Grant their third signing of the summer later this week. Multiple reports in England have alleged that the Premier League club are in advanced talks with Stoke to sign the 35-year-old stopper, with a fee of around £1.5m close to being finalised. Man United boss Jose Mourinho has been on the …

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Shay Given Takes Up New Role With Frank Lampard At Derby County

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14: Shay Given of Stoke City arrives prior to the Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on January 14, 2017 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Ireland goalkeeping legend Shay Given has embarked on a new post-playing career with Championship side Derby County. The 42-year-old, who was released by Stoke City at the end of the 2016/17 season but was reluctant to officially retire from the game, has been appointed as the Head Goalkeeping Coach at Derby as part of new manager Frank Lampard’s backroom team. …

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David Meyler Signs For Reading On A Two-Year Deal

David Meyler has found himself a new club after ending a long spell at Hull City following a dispute over contract negotiations at the end of last season. David Meyler’s five-and-a-half-year run at Hull City came to a close last season after a somewhat unpleasant end that saw the Irish international leave the club following what he himself described as them …

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