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Ross Barkley transfer: ‘No fraud’ in Everton to Chelsea move

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The England international has signed a five-and-a-half-year deal with Chelsea An investigation into the Liverpool mayor’s claims that there may have been fraud involved in Ross Barkley’s transfer from Everton to Chelsea has found no evidence of criminal activity. Joe Anderson, a lifelong Everton fan, wrote to the Football […]

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Ross Barkley transfer referred to police by Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Merseyside Police confirmed it had received Mr Anderson’s letter The mayor of Liverpool has asked police to investigate whether any “fraud” has taken place surrounding Ross Barkley’s transfer from Everton to Chelsea. Joe Anderson has written to the heads of the Football Association (FA) and Premier League following the […]

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Transfer window: Who’s on the move around Europe in January?

The January transfer window is now open and some of the top players in Europe are being linked with moves. Barcelona have already completed the signing of £142m Liverpool forward Philippe Coutinho. But who else could be on the move from Europe’s top leagues? As part of the BBC’s Euro Leagues Football Show podcast European […]

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Transfer deals – January 2018

New Liverpool signing Virgil van Dijk was at Anfield for the Reds’ game against Leicester on 30 December The January transfer window closes in England and Scotland at 23:00 GMT on Wednesday, 31 January – as it does in France, Germany, Italy and Spain. Portugal’s window closes on 2 February. Keep up to date with […]