Lancashire Telegraph Deadline Day

Lancashire Telegraph Deadline Day

Lancashire Telegraph Deadline Day

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IT'S the day that football fans are glued to their TV and radio - transfer deadline day. Keep up to date with all the ins and outs right up until 11pm with the Lancashire Telegraph...

Follow all the drama of Deadline Day via our live updates in this story!

It was a quiet start to the day but it has started to reach boiling point with the deals and rumours flying in and there is more action expected from Burnley, Blackburn Rovers and Accrington Stanley.

Expect more news from Ewood Park. Could be a couple in and one out. We will have all the facts right here. Don't go anywhere Rovers fans. Former Burnley loanee Alex Kacaniklic is on the move again joining FC Copenhagen from Fulham again in a loan deal

Rovers have signed Fulham midfielder Ryan Tunnicliffe and Middlesbrough goalkeeper Jason Steele on season-long loans. The duo completed their moves just before the window closed at 11pm.

Accrington Stanley have signed their former captain Andy Procter after the midfielder was released by Bury.

Reports from the north east suggesting that Middlesbrough goalkeeper Jason Steele is on his way to Rovers on a season-long loan.

Reports suggesting Rovers are in a two-way battle with Ipswich Town for Fulham’s former Manchester United midfielder Ryan Tunnicliffe.

Another one to keep your eye on is Middlesbrough goalkeeper Jason Steele. Goalkeeper is one of the positions Rovers boss Gary Bowyer is attempting to strengthen.

And there’s nothing in Twitter rumours suggesting Benfica want Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes.

Young Rovers centre-back Jack O’Connell has re-signed for Rochdale on loan until January 3.

Midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah completes four-month loan from Chelsea to Burnley. Deal completed by fax as Chalobah is with Danny Ings on England U21 duty for UEFA Championship qualifiers

Reports linking QPR's former Manchester City defender Richard Dunn appear to be wide of the mark - although the Clarets are still looking to add to their ranks before 11pm.

The Clarets have completed a deal for Hull City midfielder George Boyd.

That deal delights boss Sean Dyche who said: "You look at his record down the years, he scores goals, he can create goals. We've gone up a level and that's harder to do so we need the people who can do it."

Accrington Stanley hope to be able to allocate their number 24 shirt - currently no-one has that squad number - before the window closes at 11pm.

James Beattie is expecting a busy time – after today’s transfer window closes.

The Stanley manager says there may be some comings and goings today but his real work starts when the loan market opens in a week’s time.

Blackburn Rovers have completed the signing of Everton's Shane Duffy for an undisclosed fee. The deal was announced at 11.30am and is on a three-year contract.

Duffy had some kind words for his former fans.

"Very excited about the new challenge in my career and I can't wait to get going," he said. "Sad about leaving Everton but can't thank everyone at the club for what they have done for me from the first day I got there.

"The fans have been amazing and I will always follow Everton. I would like to wish everyone at the club every success and hope everything goes well."

Spurs raise offer for ex-Burnley striker Jay Rodriguez, which includes Andros Townsend. Townsend is prepared to go Saints.

Preston North End boss Simon Grayson says reports of him quitting Deepdale and moving to Leeds United as boss are wide of the mark.

Away from East Lancashire Real Madrid are keeping their cards close to their chest regarding potential deadline-day transfers amid speculation of a possible swoop for Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez.

MK Dons manager Karl Robinson is hoping to keep hold of 18-year-old Deli Alli.

Man Utd agree loan deal for Monaco striker Radamel Falcao. 

Danny Welbeck is being heavily linked with a move to Tottenham and Jamie Redknapp says Louis van Gaal has already made his mind up to let the striker leave.

Former Brighton boss Oscar Garcia is currently the main target for owner Massimo Cellino to succeed David Hockaday as first team coach at Leeds United. 

Over on the East Coast, Hull City boss Steve Bruce may let defenders Alex Bruce and Paul McShane leave the KC Stadium.

And in the Championship Beppe Sannino has resigned as Watford head coach with the side sitting second in the Sky Bet Championship table.

Speculation has surrounded James Milner's future, with Liverpool linked with the Manchester City midfielder over the summer but he seems unlikely to move today.

Reading are in talks with Crystal Palace striker Glenn Murray

Carlisle United have sacked manager Graham Kavanagh following Saturday's 5-0 defeat by Cambridge. 

Wigan's James McArthur looks set to join Crystal Palace for a club record £7m fee.

The former Liverpool, Bolton and Swansea striker David N'Gog is on the verge of signing for Reims.

League One side Colchester United have "parted company" with manager Joe Dunne.

Middlesbrough have confirmed the signing of Yanic Wildschut subject to clearance.

Lewis Holtby's medical must have gone as smoothly as hoped - his loan move from Spurs to Hamburg has been confirmed.

Benjamin Stambouli remains on course to join Tottenham from Montpellier and is having a medical.

 L'Equipe newspaper sayWest Ham and Celtic are interested in the Cameroon international centre-back Jean-Armel Kana-Biyik.

AFC Telford United sign Kidderminster Harriers' Josh O'Keefe on a one month loan.

Marco van Ginkel had his medical at AC Milan this morning ahead of his season-long loan move from Chelsea.

Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez on a season-long loan with the option to buy.

German midfielder Tom Koblenz has joined Derby County after a trial spell with the Rams.

Swansea City still have a strong interest in signing Tottenham full-back Kyle Naughton.

 Jermain Defoe has been offered to Arsenal on loan as the Gunners look to fill the void left by Olivier Giroud's injury lay-off.

Former Manchester City striker Niall Quinn thinks Micah Richards moving to Fiorentina can help resurrect his career and he is capable of returning to the England squad.

Celtic are still hopeful of doing some business after the Serbian striker Stefan Scepovic performed a U-turn on a 4 year deal.

Barring a late surprise, Arsenal are highly unlikely to make any signings before the transfer window closes.

Burton Albion have signed striker Stuart Beavon on a three year-contract. 

Spanish midfielder Jose Canas is expected to leave Swansea this deadline day with Spanish club Espanyol the likely destination.

Yeovil Town have confirmed the loan signing of Jack Price. The 21-year-old midfielder joins the Glovers on a one-month emergency loan from Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Championship side Wigan have completed the signing of striker Andy Delort from French club FC Tours.

Nottingham Forest seem very unlikely to make additions to their squad after manager Stuart Pearce said he was "loathe" to do so. Greg Halford and Danny Collins have been told they can leave, and may well do so before the end of the day.

In other news Clitheroe travel to Starbeck in the FA Cup First Qualifying Round. They face Harrogate Railway Athletic on September 13 after beating Seaham Red Star on Saturday. Ramsbottom United travel to Buxton.

Swansea City have completed the signing of 21-year-old Ostersunds FK striker Modou Barrow for an undisclosed fee.

Notts County have signed former Wolves full-back Jordan Cranston on short-term deal until January.

Queens Park Rangers have made an offer to Tottenham for midfielder Sandro.

Blackpool are expecting to sign three new faces before the window closes tonight.

Adam Forshaw has joined Wigan Athletic from Brentford.

Middlesbrough have completed the signing of Belgian international Jelle Vossen on a season-long loan.

Petr Cech isn't ruling out an exit from Chelsea. 

Jonathan Obika, a 23-year-old product of Tottenham's academy, has signed a permanent deal with League One Swindon.

Everton will finally complete the signing of Anderlecht's young striker David Henen.

Sunderland confirm that defender Modibo Diakite has left the club by mutual consent.

QPR's move for midfielder Lassana Diarra from Lokomotiv Moscow has fallen through. QPR boss Harry Redknapp had said the 29-year-old had signed but there's been a late hitch and the deal is now off.

Northampton striker Alex Nicholls has joined Exeter City on a one month loan deal.

Plymouth have signed Swansea winger Alex Bray on loan.

QPR and Liverpool are 'in discussions' over possible transfer for Fabio Borini.

Hull City have completed the club record signing of Uruguay striker Abel Hernandez from Serie A side Palermo. Hernandez, 24, who played at this summer's World Cup in Brazil, has signed a three-year deal with a club option of a fourth year.

Aston Villa have made a deadline day bid to sign Sergio Canalesfrom Real Sociedad.

Northampton Town have signed Leicester City midfielder Ryan Watson on loan until the January transfer window.

Gabon defender Bruno Ecuele Manga is having his Cardiff medical this afternoon ahead of a £5m move from French club Lorient.

Owls sign former Real Madrid star Royston Drenthe on loan deal from Reading.

Palermo, Olympiacos and Fiorentina are all looking to take out-of-favour Manchester City striker John Guidetti, who spent part of last season on loan at Stoke City.

Hibernian have signed 19-year-old forward Jake Sinclair on a season-long loan from Southampton.

Norwich midfielder Andrew Surman is on the verge of completing his move to AFC Bournemouth.

Chelsea midfielder Marco van Ginkel has joined AC Milan on a season-long loan.

Tottenham complete the transfer of Benjamin Stambouli from Montpellier.

Hull have smashed their transfer record with the signing of Abel Hernandez but they are hoping to do at least two more deals before the deadline.

Fulham's former Burnley loan winger Alex Kacaniklic will join Copenhagen on loan until the new year, while the Cottagers are in talks with Bolton striker Jermaine Beckford.

Matt Smith from Leeds to Fulham is 'a possibility'

Tranmere Rovers have signed Rochdale strikerGeorge Donnelly for an undisclosed fee.

Leeds United have signed Paraguay forward Brian Montenegro on a season-long loan from Paraguay side Nacional Asuncion.

West Ham are close to completing a deal for Marseille midfielder Morgan Amalfitano. 

Danny Welbeck is being linked with a shock move to Arsenal.

Hull sign midfielder Mohamed Diame from West Ham for an undisclosed fee.

Sunderland defender Valentin Roberge joins French Ligue 1 side Reims on a season-long loan.

Mansfield Town confirm that forward Sam Clucas is set to join local rivals Chesterfield for an undisclosed fee. 

Wycombe Wanderers have extended the loan deal of centre-back Alfie Mawson.

Argentina international Ricardo Alvarez has completed a season-long loan move from Inter Milan to Sunderland.

Manchester United have confirmed a £13.8m deal for Ajax's Daley Blind, still waiting to seal loan signing of Falcao Arsenal are in pole position to sign Manchester United forward Danny Welbeck although time is against the Gunners completing a move for the England international

 

 

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