EPL Transfer Talk – 13 July – Tottenham signs Dutch top scorer

EPL Transfer Talk – 13 July – Tottenham signs Dutch top scorer


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Tottenham have completed the signing of Dutch striker Vincent Janssen from AZ Alkmaar after weeks of speculation. The 22-year-old enjoyed a breakout season last year in his native Holland, as he finished top of the goal scoring charts with 27 in 34 league appearances.

The John Stones to Manchester City rumours refuse to go away, with the Liverpool Echo now reporting the defender has told Everton he wants to leave Goodison Park. Claims are that the English international is hoping to push through a deal before he returns to his current club for preseason next week.

In other news for the Sky Blues, they have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Schalke youngster Leroy Sane according to the Daily Star. The British publication says the winger has told the German club that he does not want to leave for England this summer.

Jose Mourinho is ready to turn to former employers Chelsea as he looks to continue his squad shake-up at Manchester United. The Daily Mirror is  rumouring that the Portuguese manager could look to bring Cesc Fabregas to the club if he is put up for sale, with the likes of N’Golo Kante and Andre Gomes (Valencia) continually being linked to the Blues.

The Red Devils are also continuing to scout West Ham youngster Reece Oxford according to the Evening Standard. Oxford was a surprise inclusion in the Hammers opening day lineup last season, and impressed by containing the likes of Mesut Ozil on his debut.

As one youngster may be on the way to Old Trafford, West Ham have got one up on their top four rivals by signing promising striker Ashley Fletcher from Man United. The England under-20 international spent the second half of last season on loan at Barnsley, scoring in their play-off final victory against Millwall to earn promotion to the Championship.

In yet another rumour coming surrounding the newly-promoted Middlesbrough, the club is now being linked with a move for Chelsea defender Tomas Kalas. The Express reports that the defender’s agent has claimed the Boro is interested in bringing the 23-year-old back to the Riverside, having spent time on loan there in recent campaigns.

Swansea City are preparing to launch a £10 million bid for Leicester City’s Leonardo Ulloa in preparation for the possibility of losing Andre Ayew and Bafetimbi Gomis, according to the Telegraph. Following the signing of Ahmed Musa, the Argentinian may look for a way out of Wales, as he is sure to see his opportunities limited in the upcoming season.

In a blow to his Premier League suitors, the Daily Mirror indicates striker Hal Robson-Kanu has reportedly been offered £100,000 a week to make a move to China. The 27-year-old has caught the attention of many clubs after strong performances at the recent Euro 2016 for the Dragons.

Jordan Ibe is set to join Bournemouth in coming days if reports from Sky Sports are to believed. Liverpool are said to have accepted a £15 million bid from the South Coast club, with personal terms also reportedly being agreed.

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