Sunday, 24 June 2012

EPL News and Transfer Update:

Hello and welcome to my LATEST EPL News and Transfer Update:


LATEST Transfer Done Deals in the EPL:

Andy Johnson and Ryan Nelsen to QPR - free transfer

New intentions: The former Fulham striker Andy Johnson joins strike partner Bobby Zamora at QPR.

Jussi Jaaskelainen to West Ham - free transfer

Loyal: Goalkeeper Jussi Jaaskelainen leaves relegated Bolton after 15 years at the club to go to West Ham.




Mohamed Diame to West Ham - free transfer from Wigan

Snapped up on a free: Former Wigan midffielder Mohamed Diame is now a West Ham player.


Didier Drogba to Shangai Shenhua - free transfer from Chelsea 

China is the country: Striker Didier Drogba will llink up with former team-mate Nicolas Anelka.



Rob Green to QPR - free transfer from West Ham United

Nick Powell to Manchester United - £3-4million

Jay Rodriguez to Southampton - £6million


EPL News:

Liverpool and Swansea are both stilll negotiating terms with winger Gylfi Sigurdsson who spent last season on loan at Swansea. He is yet to decide who he will officially sign for, and Hoffeinheim his parent club have set a deadline of June the 30th. 

West Ham have reportedly increased their bid for Norwich striker Grant Holt to £5.5million.

Sunderland are watching striker Louis Saha who is currently a free agent after being released by Tottenham. 

Newcastle have had a £4million bid for Lille right-back Mathieu Debuchy rejected. 
 


Italian champions Juventus are interested in signing free agent Jose Bosingwa who was released by Chelsea.

Opening fixtures in the EPL next season:
 

Arsenal vs Sunderland 
Everton vs Manchester United
Fulham vs Norwich City
Manchester City vs Southampton
Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur
QPR vs Swansea City
Reading vs Stoke City
West Brom vs Liverpool
West Ham United vs Aston Villa
Wigan Athletic vs Chelsea 


The rest of the fixtures throughout next season:


http://www.fixtures365.com/0,13752,INDEX_263_ALL,00.html


AC Milan are considering a move for Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina.


Chelsea have had a £4million bid for Wigan winger Victor Moses rejected. They are reportedly going to increase their offer to £8-10million.


Former England manager Fabio Capello confirmed that he is interested in managing in the EPL soon.


Arsenal are set to award 18-year-old teenager Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain with a new contract deal.

Real Madrid are prepared to sign Tottenham midfielder Luka Modric with a bid for £30million to 'test the waters'.

Liverpool have made an official enquiry to sign young Italian striker Fabio Borini. 


Everton are interested in signing Sweden defender Olof Mellberg after contract talks with Olympiacos broke down.


Fenerbache are looking to offer Everton £1.5million for their defender Joseph Yobo who is a fringe player.


Reading are looking to hijack Fulham's bid for Huddersfield striker Jordan Rhodes.



Chelsea have released an official artist's impression of what their stadium could look like if they move to Battersea Power Station:

Beautiful: What Chelsea's stadium could look like if they move to Battersea Power Station.

 Night life: Chelsea are looking for suitable locations across West London, and have made a bid for BPS.