Grant McCann expects plenty of calls from agents keen to send their clients to Doncaster Rovers on transfer deadline day - but he will have the same answer for each. The Rovers boss insists he is happy with the shape of his squad for the second half of the season and feels no need to make further additions."I get phonecalls every day about players," he said."I've got six forward players with two or three good young ones underneath."I've got five - or seven including Cody Prior and AJ Greaves - really good midfield players and I've got cover across the back four and in the goalkeeper position."I'm really pleased with what I've got."I keep telling every agent the same thing - unless something happens like an injury or Real Madrid come in for John Marquis, we're happy."Kieran Sadlier joined Rovers on a permanent deal last month while Tyler Smith, Aaron Lewis and Paul Downing have all signed on loan until the end of the season during January. Young defender Rian McLean joined the club's … [Read more...] about Grant McCann has a blunt message for agents calling on transfer deadline day
Transfer deadline day
Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage of Transfer deadline day, part two! While the window is shut in the Premier League in terms of incomings, players can still leave with the window shutting today across central Europe. The German window shuts at 5pm today, while in Spain and France business must be completed by 11pm. the Italian window closed on August 25. Will Barcelona and Real Madrid make late moves on transfer deadline day? Stay tuned to Standard Sport for all the latest news and rumours as the window (finally) closes! Live Updates New updates availableRefresh 2018-08-31T07:12:59.920Z One of the biggest stories we're expecting to unfold on these shores today is Moussa Dembele leaving Celtic. Reports suggest that the Frenchman has agreed personal terms with Lyon, and expects the two clubs to finalise a deal before tonight's deadline. The Mail are reporting that Brendan Rodgers is still looking to add to his squad, potentially with the loan … [Read more...] about Transfer deadline day! Will Barcelona and Real Madrid make late moves?
Video PUBLISHED: 08:29 31 August 2018 | UPDATED: 08:29 31 August 2018 Russell Martin is not featuring at Norwich City Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd ©Focus Images Limited www.focus-images.co.uk +447814 482222 Daniel Farke insists the Canaries will be ready for any late transfer deadline day drama. The Norwich City boss is happy with his current roster but made it clear after watching his side beat Cardiff City in midweek Stuart Webber will act if there is a chance to tweak the squad ahead of the 5pm Football League cut-off to bring in players.City can also still move players on through the loan route or sell into overseas markets, with the deadlines in some European leagues stretching into next month. Russell Martin and Nelson Oliveira appear to be out of favour at Carrow Road, yet Farke remains relaxed about the situation. “As long as they are my players they have my attention. I have spoken about both situations. If there is a solution for them in a … [Read more...] about What does transfer deadline day hold for Norwich City?
It's finally here. It's Transfer Deadline Day. Forget your yellow ties and Jim White, this is where you'll get the most important news of the day. Moussa Dembele looks like staying at Celtic, but does a cryptic tweet sent late last night suggest things could change? If he stays, he's likely to be joined by Youssouf Mulumbu and Filip Benkovic who both attended the Europa League win over Suduva last night for Brendan Rodgers' side. Across the city, Rangers are still looking for signings and Joe Worrall and Eros Grezda should be sealed today to add to Steven Gerrard's squad. But does last night's Europa League win provide the option of further signings? Elsewhere, Neil Lennon is still on the lookout and what does the future hold for Ryan Gauld at Sporting CP? Stay tuned throughout the day for all the latest news, rumours and done deals. Transfer deadline countdown Deadline countdown 0 Days 0 Hours 0 minutes 0 Seconds Key Events What does Dembele mean? … [Read more...] about Transfer deadline day LIVE: Latest rumours and done deals from Scotland & beyond
After six weeks without an addition to the Hull City squad, the club have reached transfer deadline day with it all to do. Head coach Nigel Adkins has said he would be surprised if City didn't do any business today, with Aston Villa defender Tommy Elphick one deal which the Tigers are trying to get over the line. How many players City will get in, if any, remains the big talking point on a day which will have a big say on their season. Adkins has repeated his side need fresh players and are already facing a tough season, so will City get the players in that they need? We'll be live throughout the day with the latest developments, reaction and analysis and you can follow it all in our live blog below. How many do you see arriving? Make or break Our Hull City writer Philip Buckingham puts today into context. City’s is a squad without the necessary depth and only a late flurry of business can hope to make them ready for the long winter ahead. Adkins hopeful of business … [Read more...] about Hull City transfer news live as Tigers on transfer deadline day