Philippe Coutinho: Aston Villa’s new signing ready to play vs Man Utd in Premier League after completing medical | Football News

Philippe Coutinho has completed medical examinations at Aston Villa and will be ready to play in Saturday’s Premier League match against Manchester United. Coutinho is currently in France to complete the paperwork for his work permit and will join his new teammates on Wednesday to take part in his first training session. Live: FNS Saturday … Read more

Lucas Digne: Aston Villa set to beat Chelsea, Newcastle and West Ham to signing of Everton left-back | Transfer Centre News

Aston Villa are in advanced talks to sign Lucas Digne from Everton, with the left-back aiming to favor a pass to Steven Gerrard’s side. Digne’s arrival would be a coup for Villa, as he appears to have beaten competition from Premier League rivals Chelsea, Newcastle and West Ham to sign the French international. Personal terms … Read more

Kieran Trippier: Newcastle complete £12m signing of Atletico Madrid and England defender | Football News

Newcastle have signed right-back Kieran Trippier from Atletico Madrid for £ 12 million, plus add-ons. The English right-back has signed a two-and-a-half-year contract with an option for another year. Trippier flew to Tyneside on Wednesday in a private jet after the smooth and positive talks between the two clubs concluded on Tuesday. The club is … Read more

Kieran Trippier: Newcastle hope to announce signing of Atletico Madrid and England defender on Friday | Transfer Centre News

Newcastle are hoping to confirm the £ 12m signing of Atletico Madrid defender Kieran Trippier on Friday. Trippier arrived in the Northeast to complete the final stages of his move on Wednesday and underwent a doctor before signing a two-and-a-half-year contract with the option of another year. Newcastle and Atletico have agreed on a deal … Read more

Danny Rose: Watford full-back set to leave in January transfer window with Hornets close to signing Udinese defender Samir | Transfer Centre News

Danny Rose’s short stint at Watford is coming to an end after the full-back is told he will no longer play for the club. Rose signed a two-year deal at Vicarage Road last June after leaving Tottenham after 14 years, but the Premier League club made him available for transfer this month. Earlier this season, … Read more

Gabriel Barbosa: West Ham hold talks over signing Flamengo striker nicknamed ‘Gabigol’ | Football News

West Ham discussed the signing of Flamengo striker Gabriel Barbosa with the Brazilian, nicknamed ‘Gabigol’, who is eager to move to England. Barbosa is one of many strikers West Ham are looking at in the January transfer window, although the 25-year-old is of interest to three other Premier League clubs. ‘Gabigol’ has scored 104 goals … Read more

Early Signing Period: Big Ten Report Card

***** ILLINOIS Analyses: First year coach Bret Bielema entered a recruiting situation in Illinois, where the program finished last or next to last in each of the previous three grades and signed the fewest potential conference candidates during that time. The Bielema effect was immediately felt with a class that signed the numbers 22 and … Read more