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Arsenal in for Suarez?

Arsenal appear to have entered the race to sign Luis Suarez after one bookmakers made the Emirates the Uruguayan’s most likely destination after the summer transfer window.

William Hill have slashed the odds of the Gunners signing the 26 year old to just 6/5, with Real Madrid next in the list.

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Swansea in for Shelvey

Swansea City are interested in signing Liverpool midfielder Jonjo Shelvey, according the the Mirror.

The Welsh side are reportedly in talks with their former manager Brendan Rodgers, regarding the potential purchase of the England U21 midfielder, who will be allowed to go if the price is right.

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Carroll completes West Ham switch

Andy Carroll has finally completed his £15million transfer from Liverpool to West Ham United.

The 24 year old was signed by Liverpool for £35million, a record fee for a British player, two and a half years ago but struggled to make a real impression for the Reds, scoring just six goals in forty-four league appearances.

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Andy Carroll passes West Ham medical

Andy Carroll is set to complete his £15million move to West Ham United after passing his medical with the club.

The England international, who spent the majority of last season on loan at Upton Park, was due to undergo his physical assessment today though the Hammers were able to bring proceedings forward by 24 hours.

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Liverpool closing in on Mkhitaryan

Shakthar Donetsk midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan is expected to today fly Liverpool to undergo a medical, according to the Mirror.

The Armenia international, who has also been tracked by clubs in Germany, Italy and France looks set to move to Anfield to become part of Brendan Rodgers new look side.

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Carroll move edging closer

Andy Carroll’s chances of completing a permanent move to West Ham United have increased, according to Hammers co-chairman David Gold.

Responding to a question from a supporter on Twitter, Gold said: “The chances of AC joining West Ham has risen from 50/50 to 75/25 in the last few hours. Will keep u posted”.

West Ham had a £15million bid for Carroll accepted by Liverpool last month, though there have been suggestions of discrepancy regarding the player’s wages.

Representatives of the 24 year old had reportedly asked for wages of £100,000 per week, demands that were dismissed out of hand by the London club.

That figure would have represented a £20,000 pay rise on for the striker, who’s wages were paid by West Ham whilst he was on loan their last season.

Elsewhere, Spanish under 19 international Suso has expressed his desire to remain at Anfield amid speculation that he could be moved on.

The midfielder made 20 appearances in all competitions for the Reds last season, though is yet to score for the club.
Meanwhile, Conor Coady has been named as England’s captain for the forthcoming under 20’s World Cup in Turkey.

The defender made his Premier League debut in the 3-1 win at Fulham in the penultimate game of last season.

Carroll told by West Ham to lower wage demands

Liverpool striker Andy Carroll has reportedly been told to lower his wage demands if he is to secure a permanent move to West Ham United, according to Mirror.

The 24 year old has been heavily linked with the club where he spend the majority of last season on loan, though his representatives have demanded he receives £100,000 per week.

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Reds close in on Aspas

Liverpool will complete a deal for Celta Vigo striker Iago Aspas within the next 48 hours, ESPN understands.

The 25 year old scored 12 goals in 34 La Liga appearances last season to help his side beat relegation.

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Carroll deal on verge of collapse?

Andy Carroll’s proposed move to West Ham United is hinging on the England international’s wage demands.

The Metro understand that the 24 year old is asking for £100,000 per week to complete the move – £20,000 more than what he was reportedly receiving during his loan spell last season.

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Benteke on Reds radar

Christian Benteke could be the man to fill the gap left by Luis Suarez at Anfield if the Uruguayan leaves the club this summer, according to the Daily Mail.

Suarez last week announced his desire to leave Liverpool, citing the English press as the reason for him wanting to move away.

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