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Transfer Rumour Round-up: Zaha, Azah, Maguire, Odegaard, Besic, Maddison, Le Fondre, Knight


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Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has revealed to The Chronicle that Billy Sharp turned down a move to Sunderland in the summer transfer window.

Bristol City assistant manager Jamie McAllister has told the Bristol Post that Nottingham Forest goalkeeper Stephen Henderson won’t be signing for the club.

Sky Bet have installed Stoke City as surprise 4/1 favourites, alongside Aston Villa, to sign Martin Odegaard. Derby also interested.

Middlesbrough have identified Harold Moukoudi as the man to fill Ben Gibson’s boots at the Riverside Stadium, according to the Sun.

Other stories reported:

Peterborough chairman Darragh MacAnthony has admitted that striker Marcus Maddison could still leave the club this month. In response to fans on Twitter, MacAnthony suggested that Maddison – who has been eyed by Aston Villa and Leeds – could be available on loan with a view to a permanent deal.

– Foot365 have claimed that unnamed La Liga sides are keen on a deal for Sunderland midfielder Didier Ndong. The Black Cats’ record signing has gone AWOL in recent weeks, but has now been linked with a switch to Spain for a fee of between €6m and €7m.

Grimsby Town are eyeing a swoop for Cardiff City striker Rhys Healey, according to Wales Online.

Sydney FC seem to have settled on their next striker with reports Bolton‘s Adam Le Fondre has quit the club in order to join the Sky Blues.

Leeds United are looking to beat several Premier League clubs to the signature of highly-rated Bury teenager Morgan Sadler after opening negotiations over the potential transfer, Football Insider sources understands.

Blackpool caretaker manager Terry McPhillips believes the Seasiders need four or five new faces to help them out – with the experienced coach insisting that such signings are a necessity for a successful season.

Accrington Stanley manager John Coleman is targeting two strikers and a couple of defenders – and admitted that he may have to take six players on loan in order to bulk up his squad.

Leeds United are said to be interested in bringing in Everton midfielder Mo Besic, who Middlesbrough failed to land during the summer window.

Sheffield United are close to finalising the loan signing of Middlesbrough winger Marvin Johnson. Deal should be done before the weekend.

Reading boss Paul Clement has indicated that he wants to sign a new winger before the end of August.


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