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16 July 2024 Off

Jake Rooney: Derby County defender on his return after lengthy injury lay-off

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Rooney, who is the cousin of former Derby boss and ex-Manchester United and England striker Wayne, said the months of rehabilitation were “tough” both on and off the pitch.

“It was a dark place at the start, but I’m thankful to get here now,” he said.

The centre-back came through as a youth player with Burnley before joining Derby in September 2022. He has gone on to feature 21 times

15 July 2024 Off

Callum O’Hare: Sheffield United sign ex-Coventry City midfielder

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Sheffield United have signed midfielder Callum O’Hare on a four-year contract with the option of an additional year.

The 26-year-old left Coventry City after the conclusion of his contract, having first joined the Sky Blues on loan in August 2019.

After missing the first part of last season because of injury, he helped the Championship side reach the FA Cup semi-finals, where they lost a thrilling encounter with Manchester United

15 July 2024 Off

Chris Willock: Cardiff City sign QPR winger

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Cardiff City have signed winger Chris Willock from Championship rivals Queens Park Rangers.

The 26-year-old becomes the Bluebirds’ first summer signing after agreeing a three-year deal.

The former Arsenal youth player joins on a free transfer having been out of contract following four years at Loftus Road.

“The club [have] really convinced me with the project going forward, I think it suits me,” Willock told Cardiff’s website.

“I spoke

15 July 2024 Off

Kieffer Moore: Sheffield United sign Wales striker on three-year deal

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Sheffield United have signed Wales striker Kieffer Moore on a three-year deal.

The 31-year-old spent the latter half of last season on loan at Ipswich Town and played a role in their promotion to the Premier League, scoring seven goals in his 18 Championship games for the club.

He was also part of the Bournemouth side that achieved promotion in 2022.

“Everything fits perfectly in what I want from a

12 July 2024 Off

Joe Rothwell: Leeds United sign Bournemouth midfielder on loan

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Leeds United have signed Bournemouth midfielder Joe Rothwell on a season-long loan deal.

The 29-year-old ended last season on loan in the second tier with Southampton, as the Saints beat the Whites in the Championship play-off final.

He started his career with Manchester United before spells with Oxford United and Blackburn.

“It’s unbelievable, as soon as I heard of the interest, it was something I was desperate to make happen,”

12 July 2024 Off

Jacob Greaves: Ipswich Town sign Hull City defender for undisclosed fee

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Ipswich Town have completed the signing of Hull City centre-back Jacob Greaves on a five-year deal for an undisclosed fee.

The 23-year-old was named the Tigers’ player of the season last term after Hull finished a place outside the Championship play-off spots.

Greaves, whose debut for Hull came in 2020, made 43 league appearances and scored twice as he was named in the EFL Championship team of the season.

“As

12 July 2024 Off

Jaden Philogene: Aston Villa expected to re-sign £18m Hull winger

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Hull winger Jaden Philogene is expected to re-join Aston Villa after their late move for the England Under-21 star.

The 22-year-old is flying back from Hull’s pre-season training base in Turkey and should finalise a move over the weekend.

He is due to sign a five-year deal after less than 12 months away from Villa Park.

Villa made a late move to hijack Ipswich’s bid to sign Philogene after the

12 July 2024 Off

Elland Road: Leeds United take ownership of stadium for first time since 2004

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Leeds United have taken ownership of their Elland Road home, 20 years after it was sold when the club was in financial difficulty.

The stadium, which has been the club’s home since 1919, had been purchased by Greenfield Investment Pte Ltd which was at the time part of the parent company which owned the Whites.

In a statement, the club said they had taken ownership of the stadium once more

11 July 2024 Off

Diego Llorente: Leeds United defender joins Real Betis

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Real Betis have signed Leeds United defender Diego Llorente for an undisclosed fee, understood to be in excess 3m euros (£2.5m).

The 30-year-old last featured for Leeds in January 2023 when the Whites were still a Premier League club, with the Spain international spending the rest of that campaign and the entire 2023-24 season on loan with Italian club Roma.

Llorente made 59 appearances for the Yorkshire side in total