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Ranking Top Five Premier League January Transfer Window Signings

Transfer Premier League 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/10/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Georgia Ireland's Robbie Brady

Another transfer window has slammed shut and the players who moved are preparing for life with a new club. Some of these will be a roaring success, whilst others may just flop. Here, we give our opinion on the top five signings made by Premier League clubs this January. 5) Manolo Gabbiadini (Southampton) The 25-year-old Italian striker joined Southampton from …

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Burnley Have £10 Million Bid For Hull’s Robert Snodgrass Accepted

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 14: Robert Snodgrass of Hull City and Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur compete for the ball during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Hull City at White Hart Lane on December 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Scottish international winger Robert Snodgrass could be heading to Burnley, with Hull reportedly accepting a £10 million bid. Snodgrass has been in great form this season, despite Hull’s lowly position, scoring seven league goals in 20 games. That form has seen several clubs declare an interest in signing the winger this transfer window. Hull boss Marco Silva left Snodgrass out of …

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Opinion: Do Manchester City Need Another Centre-Back In January?

BURNLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City is seen prior to the Premier League match between Burnley and Manchester City at Turf Moor on November 26, 2016 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Every season, Manchester City invest in a new centre-half, without ever seemingly strengthening their defence. After the 3-1 home loss to Chelsea, the cheque book could well come out again in January. The Chelsea defeat was somewhat flattering to the visitors, considering Kevin De Bruyne missed an open goal in the second half to put City 2-0 ahead. However, it …

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Arsenal Fans React As Summer Target Set To Sign An Improved Deal [Telegraph]

Tracking Arsenal’s transfer activity over the summer was akin to going on a holiday that started off really well and then went horrifically wrong before some late events conspired to give it an upbeat finale. However, there’s little escaping the fact that a number of high profile footballers turned down the opportunity to join Arsene Wenger’s squad for the 2016/17 Premier League campaign. …

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Bundesliga Defender To Join Liverpool In The Summer

Liverpool have been one of the more active Premier League clubs in the transfer market this month, signing Serbian midfielder Marko Grujic for just over £5 million. Jurgen Klopp was also forced to recruit a central defender due to an unusual amount of injuries. The Merseyside club have taken Steven Caulker on loan from QPR until the end of the …

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Barcelona Starlet Ruled Out For Six Months Following Knee Surgery

22-year-old Rafinha will miss the majority of the rest of the season due to ligament damage sustained to his knee, it has been revealed today.  According to Sky Sports, the Brazil international will be out for up to six months having undergone surgery on his right knee after injuring it against Roma in Barca’s drawn Champions League clash last week. Having …

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Graham Cummins Column: Should there be a January Transfer Window?

Exeter City Striker and Pundit Arena columnist Graham Cummins questions whether there should even be a January transfer window.    Many managers complain about the January transfer window, believing that it just causes unnecessary unrest in their squad. The window doesn’t always create the most spectacular transfers because most of the top players are cup-tied in the Champions League. It …

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Is Financial Fair Play To Blame For This Boring January Transfer Window?

For so many fans the January transfer window use to be a cause for hope. This year it’s been a damp squib. What could possibly be the reason?    Perhaps Sky Sports knew something we didn’t when they announced they would not be running their usual deadline day circus of reporters standing outside grounds speculating on speculative moves which are themselves …

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Why Liverpool & Northern Teams Face Transfer Struggles

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Some teams will always have an unfair advantage when it comes to securing a big transfer. Bad news Liverpool fans, those European Cups don’t shine like they once did it appears. It’s all location. Location. Location.     The start of January will for many people trigger the start of endless fitness routines, dietary overhauls and the unveiling of day-glow coloured …

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Premier League: Looking Back At The 02/03 January Transfer Window

January 2003 saw the Premier League’s first foray into January transfers. Twelve years on, we examine the best and worst signings of the first ever January transfer window.    The January transfer window is a frenzy filled period. It is a time when Sky Sports kicks into overdrive, gossip columns become even more ludicrous and all of us develop an opinion about …

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Now Or Never For Wenger’s Arsenal Career

After securing a place in the knockout stages of the Champions League and three points from West Brom in Saturday’s lunch time kick off, Arsenal fans are still unhappy with Arsenal Wenger occupying the hot seat. As Sir Alex once famously quoted, “Squeaky Bum-Time”, it certainly is for Mr. Wenger. Beating Borussia Dortmund 2-0 at home in the Champions League over the …

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10 Potential Bargains In The January Transfer Window

The January transfer window is fast approaching and there has been plenty of talk about the future of certain players in the Premier League, such as the likes of Steven Gerrard, Michael Carrick, Anderson, John Terry, Fabian Delph and Winston Reid who have all entered the final year of their contracts. There are also some players further abroad that have …

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