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Chris Sutton reacts to Celtic win vs Motherwell on Twitter

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Former Celtic player turned football pundit Chris Sutton has taken to social networking site Twitter to express his reaction after the Bhoys won the Scottish Cup on Saturday.

With this win, the Hoops became the first Scottish side to win successive domestic trebles after beating Motherwell 2-0 in the Scottish Cup final.

4-2-3-1 vs Motherwell: Predicted Celtic starting XI ahead of Scottish Cup final

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Celtic will be looking to make it a domestic treble for the second season in a row when they take on Motherwell in the Scottish Cup final on Saturday at Hampden Park.

Last season, in Brendan Rodgers’s first season in charge, Celtic won the historic domestic treble byremaining unbeaten throughout the campaign.

Report: Gerrard eyeing seven-figure ambitious midfielder deal for Rangers

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Glasgow Rangers boss Steven Gerrard is weighing up an ambitious move to bring John McGinn to Ibrox in the summer transfer window, according to reports from the Daily Record.

The report claims that McGinn has been scouted by Gers director of football Mark Allen and head of scouting Andy Scoulding, and the 23-year-old’s availability has been alerted to Gerrard.

'Outstanding, superstar': Rangers fans react to defender's three-word Twitter post

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Glasgow Rangers star Ross McCrorie has dedicated his goal to his ill grandma after he secured a point for the Ibrox club against Aberdeen on Tuesday.

The Gers drew 1-1 against Aberdeen at the Pittodrie Stadium where McCrorie netted a fighting header just after the hour mark. He tweeted after the match:

For you Gran

Transfer News & Rumours

Southampton reportedly keen on £40m ace...but he would be perfect for Everton

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One of the players who will be in high demand during the summer transfer window is Alfie Mawson. With Swansea relegated to the Championship, they would struggle to keep hold of their star players, and therefore Mawson could be on the move in the summer.

There have been reports of interest from heavyweight clubs like Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur in Mawson who is valued at £40 million.

Report: Crystal Palace keeping tab on 22-year-old Monaco ace; West Ham target also shortlisted

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One of the areas where Roy Hodgson is desperately looking to bolster is the right back area.

Joel Ward has played mostly in the right back area, while Martin Kelly has filled that role as well. But, none of them have been really impressive.

According to reports from The Guardian, Palace are keeping a close eye on Monaco right-back Almamy Toure, who is developing into a quality full-back for his club.

Report: Southampton preparing £20m bid for £20k-per-week ace

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Southampton are looking to bolster their defence after the January departure of Virgil van Dijk to Liverpool.

According to reports from The Sun, the Saints are eyeing a move for Middlesbrough star Ben Gibson, and are set to make a £20 million move for the defender.

Southampton narrowly survived relegation this season, but they need to make sure they bolster the squad properly in order to avoid a similar struggle next season.

Report: Hodgson interested in £20m ace; Newcastle and West Ham keen on £29k-per-week star

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According to reports from The Guardian, Crystal Palace are looking to bolster their midfield area in the summer transfer window.

Roy Hodgson is expected to be busy in the coming weeks. He will reportedly hold talks with Yohan Cabaye, Joel Ward and Bakary Sako about new contracts – all are set to become free agents in the summer.

'Sign him up, Would be a dream': Leeds fans react to rumours linking 26-year-old ace

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According to a report from the Yorkshire Evening Post, Swansea City are ready to sell Kyle Bartley in the summer transfer window.

Leeds United are heavily interested in signing the 26-year-old ace, but could face strong competition from Glasgow Rangers.

The Yorkshire club expected Swansea to hold on to Bartley, following their relegation from the Premier League, but fresh reports suggest that they are willing to listen to offers for him.

Report: 20-year-old set to leave after club strike deal with Celtic

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According to reports from The Scottish Sun, Sam Wardrop will leave Scottish champions Celtic in the summer transfer window.

The report claims that Dundee United have struck a deal with the Bhoys to sign the 20-year-old defender already.

However, it is still unclear whether Dundee have agreed to a permanent move or a temporary one.

Report: Everton hope to complete first major deal of the summer within next week

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According to reports from The Times, Everton are close to appointing Marco Silva as their next manager.

The 40-year-old is expected to be at the Merseyside club next week as Everton are looking to get their summer activity underway following the sacking of Sam Allardyce.

The report claims that Everton want the deal done as soon as possible, and it seems the former Watford manager is close to joining the Merseyside club.

Report: West Ham close to agreeing deal with £10m PL winner; final talks to be held on Sunday

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According to reports from The Times, West Ham are close to appointing Manuel Pellegrini as David Moyes’s successor at the London club.

The Chilean, who guided Manchester City to the Premier League title in 2013-14, is close to agreeing a three-year contract with the Hammers.

The former Villarreal manager will hold talks with David Sullivan, the West Ham joint chairman, on Sunday to finalise the deal.

Report: Bruce keen on 27-cap international; face competition from Wolves and Leeds

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According to reports from Leeds Live, Aston Villa are leading the race to sign Hull City striker Abel Hernandez in the summer transfer window.

The Uruguayan international, who has 27 caps under his belt, joined Hull City for £10 million in 2014, but looks set to bring his four-year association with the Tigers to an end.

'He deserves a chance': Club president urges 25-year-old to sign for Leeds

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Carpi president Stefano Bonacini has suggested that striker Jerry Mbakogu should join Championship outfit Leeds United in the summer transfer window.

He added that the 25-year-old striker deserves a chance to play in England. Leeds have been heavily linked with a move for the Serie B striker since January.

Report: Tottenham very close to signing exciting central midfielder

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According to reports from Spanish publication Diario Sport, Tottenham Hotspur are very close to signing Barcelona starlet Riqui Puig in the summer transfer window.

The 18-year-old is a highly exciting talent emerging from La Masia, but it seems he is heading towards the Premier League instead.

Report: Leeds on alert after 32-year-old was told he can leave club

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According to reports from the Yorkshire Evening Post, Leeds United could be put on alert after David Stockdale told that he can leave Birmingham City this summer.

The report claims that the 32-year-old Leeds-born goalkeeper is preparing to quit St Andrews as Birmingham City boss Garry Monk is looking to rebuild his squad.

Spurs ready to offload £95k-per-week star...and West Ham should make a move

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According to a report from The Mirror, Tottenham Hotspur are looking to offload at least five players in the summer transfer window.

Mauricio Pochettino is looking to rebuild the squad, and is looking to offload some players and bring in new faces ahead of a summer revamp.

One of the players who is likely to be heading towards the exit door is Moussa Sissoko.

Report: West Ham keen to sign £15m ace, could face competition from Celtic

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According to reports from the Daily Express, Premier League clubs – West Ham and Leicester City are looking to make a move for Manchester City winger Patrick Roberts in the summer transfer window.

The 21-year-old is currently on loan with Scottish champions Celtic, as he prepares to face Motherwell in the Scottish Cup final at Hampden Park on Saturday.

Report: Newcastle and Everton chase exciting forward on bargain deal; club ready to sell

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According to reports from The Mail, Everton and Newcastle Unuted are showing interest in signing Kosovo international Donis Avdijaj.

The 21-year-old forward plays for German giants Schalke, and the Bundesliga club are ready to sell him this summer, for a measly fee in the region of £2.5 million.

Report: Gerrard eyeing second major signing at Rangers

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Glasgow Rangers boss Steven Gerrard is looking to bring in Brighton defender Connor Goldson to Ibrox in the summer transfer window.

The Daily Record claims that the Gers are chasing the Brighton centre-back as new boss Gerrard wants a summer revolution at the Ibrox club.

Rangers have already done a fantastic piece of business by signing Scott Arfield from Premier League outfit Burnley, and the Scottish giants are looking to bring in more quality additions.

Report: Spurs to hold talks with £120k-per-week star; PL club confident of sealing £40m deal

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According to reports from The Sun, Tottenham Hotspur are ready to hold contract talks with Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld during the summer.

The 29-year-old defender has rejected a contract offer from Spurs worth £120k-per-week, which is more than double his current wages.

He has a contract at the north London club till 2019, but could leave next summer for £25.

Arsenal eyeing bargain deal for three time PL winner; West Ham must act quickly

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Arsenal are looking to bolster their central defensive options in the summer transfer window, and they have identified targets already.

The Express reports that the Gunners are eyeing a £53 million move for Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly.

Koulibaly has established himself as an accomplished centre-back over the years, and the Gunners have identified the Napoli defender as the man to shore up their defence.

Allardyce wants £50k-per-week star, he would be a fantastic signing for Everton

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According to a recent report from The Mirror, Everton are eyeing up a summer move for Newcastle United skipper Jamaal Lascelles.

The report claims that the Toffees are ready to spend around £25 million to sign the 24-year-old defender. They are willing to pay a similar figure to what they paid Burnley to sign Michael Keane last summer.

Report: Club target exciting Tottenham and Celtic summer target; Bhoys must act quickly

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According to reports from The Times, Liverpool fear losing one of their brightest young talents in the summer transfer window.

Highly rated young forward – Rhian Brewster – is looking like heading to Germany, with Borussia Monchengladbach leading the chase for his signature in the summer.

Report: Newcastle eye move for £15k-per-week Celtic target, would be a superb signing

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According to reports from the Daily Mail, Newcastle United have joined the long list of clubs that are showing interest in West Bromwich Albion defender Craig Dawson.

The 28-year-old, who earns around £15k-per-week at the Hawthorns, has been one of the consistent performers for the Baggies this season.

Report: Manchester City considering move for £120k-per-week star in the summer

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According to reports from The Times, Manchester City have revived talks of signing Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City in the summer transfer window.

During the 2018 January transfer window, City offered a mouth watering £65 million for the Algerian winger, but the deal collapsed as Leicester demanded a fee around £95 million.

Report: Wolves keen on experienced international; would be their record signing

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According to reports from Gianluca Di Marzio, Championship winners Wolverhampton Wanderers are interested in signing Rui Patricio from Sporting in the summer transfer window.

Nuno Espirito Santo’s side won the Championship title this season, and are preparing themselves for life in the Premier League.

English Premier League

Report: Southampton want £175k-per-week star, could face competition from Wolves

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According to reports from The Times, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Southampton are looking to offer Joe Hart an escape route from Manchester City to resurrect his career next season.

The 31-year-old goalkeeper was not named in the England squad for the World Cup by Gareth Southgate. Hart spoke out in an Instagram post that he was “gutted” to have been left out of the squad.

Report: Bruce keeping eye on £35m striker, could face competition from Everton and West Ham

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According to reports from The Mirror (live transfer blog, 18/05/2018 – 15:58), Championship outfit Aston Villa are scouting Porto striker Moussa Marega.

Steve Bruce’s side are preparing for next Saturday’s Championship play-off final against Fulham, and should they return to the Premier League, they would certainly be in a better position to lure the Porto striker.

Make a statement: Levy must act as key Tottenham man hints at exit

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Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has urged club chairman Daniel Levy to be brave and take risks ahead of the summer transfer window.

According to reports from The Guardian, the Argentine has been permitted to spend £40.25m in net terms on permanent transfer deals across his four seasons at Tottenham, and he has done a brilliant job at the north London club securing Champions League qualifications in his last three seasons.

Report: West Ham leading the race to sign £32k-per-week midfielder

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According to reports from The Times, West Ham are leading the race to sign Huddersfield Town midfielder Aaron Mooy.

Mooy became Huddersfield’s record signing when he joined the Yorkshire club following his £10 million move from Manchester City last summer.

He signed a three year contract when he joined and is likely to be offered an extended deal to stay.

Report: PL rival club ready to pay £20m for Tottenham target, Spurs must act quickly

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According to reports from the Daily Mail, Premier League club AFC Bournemouth are ready to pay £20 million to sign Celtic’s highly rated left-back Kieran Tierney in the summer transfer window.

Eddie Howe’s side are in the market for a left-back, and they consider Tierney as a good option.

'Fabulous, top player': £10m Celtic ace would be a shrewd signing for West Ham

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According to a recent report from The Sun, Premier League clubs Bournemouth and Watford are showing interest in signing Celtic midfielder Callum McGregor in the summer transfer window.

The 24-year-old is a highly talented midfielder and has enjoyed arguably his best season with the Scottish champions, having scored 11 goals and further laying off eight for others under Brendan Rodgers.

'You absolute legend, Please stay': Southampton fans react to 26-year-old's five word Twitter post

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Manolo Gabbiadini took to social networking site Twitter to express his reaction after Southampton earned a crucial victory in the Premier League on Tuesday.

The Saints earned an important 1-0 win against Swansea City at the the Liberty Stadium and took a giant stride towards Premier League survival.

Ronald Koeman posts seven-word message after Southampton win; fans react on Twitter

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Former Southampton manager Ronald Koeman took to social networking site Twitter to congratulate the Saints after they earned a crucial victory against Swansea on Tuesday.

Southampton took a huge stride towards securing their Premier League survival after they won 1-0 against Swansea City in a crucial Premier League clash at the Liberty Stadium.

English Championship

'We need a new legend': Leeds fans react to 20-year-old's Twitter post

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Leeds United full-back Tom Pearce has taken to social networking site Twitter to express his reaction after he was named in the England under 21 squad.

The England U21 squad was announced today for the annual Toulon tournament which begins at the end of this month. And Pearce has been included.

'Absolute soldier': Fans react to Aston Villa star's four word Twitter post

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Aston Villa have reached the Championship play-off finals after managing a 0-0 draw at Villa Park on Tuesday, and in the process beating Middlesbrough 1-0 over the two legged-tie.

Steve Bruce’s side will face Fulham in the play-off finals at Wembley. After the match, Villa player Lewis Grabban took to social networking site Twitter to express his reaction.

Tony Xia posts four-word message; Aston Villa fans react on Twitter

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Aston Villa owner Tony Xia has expressed his joy after the Villans booked their place in the Championship play-off finals at Wembley.

Xia took to social networking site Twitter to express his reaction and wrote: “Wembley here we come!#UTV”

Wembley here we come!

Tony Xia posts message on Twitter ahead of Aston Villa's play-off clash

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Ahead of Aston Villa’s double legged play-off clash against Middlesbrough, Villa owner Tony Xia has urged the fans to support the team.

Villa will play away to Boro at the Riverside stadium, and Tony Xia expects Villa fans to flock in number and fill the away section.

We hope more Villans come together to realize some dream things as we share the same #PartOfThePride .

The Rest

Arteta confident that he can win over Arsenal players

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Mikel Arteta is confident that he can win the support of Arsenal’s players if he is appointed as manager of the club. The former Everton star and Gunners captain is favorite to become the new manager of the fallen giants after Arsene Wenger announced that he would be stepping down after 22-years in charge.