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Report: Leeds United Linked With Shock Move For Gianluigi Buffon

Championship side Leeds United have reportedly emerged as shock contenders to sign legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon after his departure from PSG this summer. The 41-year old confirmed his exit from the French champions last month opting not to extend his one-year deal by another 12 months. According to a report by Italian publication Corriere della Sera, Buffon is weighing up …

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Five Championship Wonderkids Man United Could Sign This Summer

Manchester United’s first piece of business during what’s sure to be a busy summer appears to be the signing of winger Daniel James from Swansea. Numerous reports suggest that United are closing in on a £15 million deal for the Welsh wonderkid who impressed in the Championship this season. The imminent signing of James, as well as United’s links to …

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Irish Interest Aplenty As Focus Turns To Football League Playoffs

Last weekend represented the final day of the season across the English Football League with the Championship, League One and League Two all wrapping up their 46 game campaigns. In the Championship, Daniel Farke’s N0rwich were confirmed as champions as they beat Aston Villa and will return to the Premier League alongside a Sheffield United side containing a host of …

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Bamford Charged As El-Ghazi Red Rescinded After Leeds & Villa Melee

Leeds United striker Patrick Bamford has been charged with ‘successful deception of a match official’ following his involvement in an altercation during their game with Aston Villa. The incident occurred between the striker and Aston Villa’s Anwar El-Ghazi with the midfielder receiving a straight red card from referee Stuart Attwell despite video footage showing the Villa man barely touching his …

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Frantic Friday Sees Callum Robinson Grab Brace While Leeds Slip Up

It was a frantic day of Championship action on Friday as Sheffield United overtook Leeds United in the automatic promotion places. Marcelo Bielsa’s men suffered a shock 1-2 defeat to relegation-threatened Wigan Athletic despite the away side going down to ten men. Leeds knew that they had to avoid defeat to overtake Sheffield United who jumped into second after an …

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Norwich Punish Lacklustre Leeds To Claim Championship Top Spot

Norwich City leapfrogged Leeds United at the top of the Championship table following a 1-3 victory at Elland Road. The home side dominated possession in the first five minutes but it was Norwich who took the lead against the run of play when Mario Vrancic’s freekick took a deflection off Adam Forshaw in the Leeds wall and left Casilla scrambling. …

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Manchester United Reportedly Eyeing Deal For Leeds Wonderkid Clarke

Manchester United are reportedly interested in signing Leeds United winger Jack Clarke following the 18-year old’s impressive performances since breaking into the Elland Road first team. United are not expected to bring in anyone before the end of the January transfer window but they are reportedly high on Clarke who has attracted interest from a host of Premier League clubs. …

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Bristol Boss Heaps Praise On “Fantastic” O’Dowda Amid Leeds Interest

Irish international midfielder Callum O’Dowda has been attracting attention from Championship leaders Leeds United, but Bristol City manager Lee Johnson appears to be very keen on keeping the 23-year old at Ashton Gate. Reports emerged during the week that Leeds were interested in bringing O’Dowda to Elland Road as they look to build up their squad for the business end …

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More Clubs Pile Pressure On Officials Over Leeds Spying

A further 11 Championship clubs have written to the English Football League to voice their concerns after Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted spying on all his side’s opponents this season. Leeds lead the Championship, England football’s second tier. But their 2-0 win over Derby County last week was overshadowed by Bielsa’s admission he sent a club employee to spy …

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