Blog Posts Tagged with: Transfer Window

Does this mean Premiership Clubs are at a Disadvantage? The Premier League has taken the step to close the transfer window early to avoid the disrupting events and possible ethical issues that surround MAD AUGUST when the new season begins but there is still the player 'merry-go-round.' The vote of the 20 Premiership Clubs was carried by 14 votes to five with Burnley abstaining. Both... Read more
Football Agents: Article reproduced with the Kind permission of Barrister Samuel Okoronkwo FA Registered Intermediary As the summer transfer window looms in England, Chief Executives, Directors of Football, Transfer Committees, Managers and/or Agents ought to be aware of how Tribunals may play a part in determining what they may pay for their next signing. A contemporaneous case in point is... Read more
Liverpool has confirmed that signing of Italy and AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli on a 3 year deal. The fee is reported to be in the region of 16 million pounds. Balotelli spent his last 3 years in the Italian league with AC Milan, prior to his moved to Milan he played for the Premier League champions Manchester City. Following the signing Balotelli said “I'm very happy. We've been talking about... Read more
Manchester City has confirmed the signing of Porto defender Eliaquim Mangala for a undisclosed fee. Mangala is City’s 6th signing of the season following the singings of Bacary Sagna, Bruno Zuculini, Willy Caballero, Frank Lampard and Mangala's former Porto team mate Fernando. Following his signing the 23 year old told the club website “City is a top club in Europe. For me, it was an important... Read more
Sunderland has confirmed the signing on Manchester City midfielder Jack Rodwell for a fee reported to be £10 million. Rodwell who has spent 2 years at Manchester City has signed a 5 year contact at Sunderland keeping him at the club until 2019. Rodwell joined Manchester City from Everton 2 years ago for £12 million and has struggled to keep fit and gain regular first team experience. Rodwell is... Read more
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli will not be joining Liverpool this transfer window. Balotelli has been linked with Liverpool since Rodgers praised the striker’s performances in the International Champions Cup. Rodgers said “I can categorically tell you Mario Balotelli will not be at Liverpool," "In my last press conference I was asked a... Read more
Liverpool has confirmed that they have signed Southampton defender Dejan Lovren on a long term deal for a fee of around £20 million. Lovren will join Liverpool on their tour of America after completing his medical on Friday. Speaking to the clubs website Lovren said 's a dream come true. I'm happy and glad to be here. I'm proud and can't wait to start. I know we have millions and millions of... Read more
Liverpool striker Fabio Borini has joined up with his Liverpool team mates for their pre season tour of America despite rumours that Borini will join Sunderland on permanent basis. Borini who spent last season on loan at Sunderland is reluctant to join Sunderland on a full time basis and wants to fight for his place at Liverpool. It is reported that a fee of around 14 million has been agreed by... Read more
Southampton and England striker Rickie Lambert is set to be named a Liverpool player on Monday after undergoing a medical at the Merseyside club. Lambert is expected to be sold for around 4 million pound by Southampton after both clubs agreed terms. Lambert aged 32 is a Liverpool supporter, the striker spent Five years at Liverpool youth academy before being released by the club aged 15. Lambert... Read more