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Ecuador's Enner Valencia in action (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

West Ham finally confirm striker signing as big money summer spending continues

West Ham have confirmed the signing of striker Enner Valencia after he was granted a work permit on Tuesday afternoon.

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Wilfried Zaha of England and Manchester United.  (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Manchester United boss casts doubt over future of Palace and Hammers target

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is struggling to find a space in his side for pacey winger Wilfried Zaha.

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Mehdi Benatia of AS Roma celebrates after scoring  (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

Roma chief rules out sale of Chelsea and Manchester City target

Roma president James Pallotta has ruled out the chance of selling main man Medhi Benatia this summer.

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Adel Taarabt of Queens Park Rangers  (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

QPR boss slams ‘unfit’ midfield man

QPR manager Harry Redknapp has criticised playmaker Adel Taarabt for returning to Loftus Road severely out of shape this summer.

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Miranda (right) in Champions League action for Atletico Madrid against Chelsea last season  (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Chelsea working on a deal to sign £24m Manchester United target

Chelsea are reportedly negotiating a deal to sign defender Miranda as manager Jose Mourinho eyes another raid on Atletico Madrid.

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France's Mathieu Valbuena (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

QPR and West Ham’s chase for £7m midfielder takes a dramatic twist

French international Mathieu Valbuena has had a late change of heart and decided to join Dynamo Moscow after failing to agree personal terms with QPR or West Ham.

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West Ham's Diego Poyet (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

West Ham new boy apologises after Twitter controversy

Diego Poyet has apologised to West Ham fans for describing the club as “scum” in a tweet posted during his time at former club Charlton.

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Morgan Schneiderlin (left) in action for Southampton (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Transfer news and rumours: Midfielder demands Spurs move, QPR eye £4m Colombian

Read our round-up of this morning’s biggest transfer news and rumours from around the web.

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George Porter of Dagenham & Redbridge in action against Concord Rangers. Pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO

Cureton nets as Daggers win at Concord Rangers

Pre-season friendly: Concord Rangers 0 Dagenham & Redbridge 2

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Morgan Schneiderlin. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Morgan Schneiderlin transfer saga takes new twist as Southampton blasted

Tottenham, Liverpool and Arsenal target Morgan Schneiderlin appears to have hit out at Southampton on Twitter.

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Keep up to date with all the latest transfer news from London24

Transfer Replay: Spurs blow, Arsenal defender nears exit, QPR & West Ham battle

Keep up to date with all the latest transfer news and gossip with London24’s live blog.

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Divock Origi. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Spurs target seals £10m Liverpool transfer

Liverpool have beaten Tottenham to the £10million signing of Lille striker Divock Origi.

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Morgan Schneiderlin. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Spurs dealt huge transfer blow over audacious double bid

Southampton chairman Ralph Krueger has ruled out the possible sales of key men Jay Rodriguez and Morgan Schneiderlin.

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Didier Drogba. (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

Returning Chelsea legend eyeing more historic trophy success

Chelsea new signing Didier Drogba is hoping the make more history with the Blues after becoming a club legend in his previous time at the club.

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Keep up to date with all the latest transfer news from London24

Transfer Window Live: Mourinho reveals move for ex-Spurs star, West Ham seal striker deal

Follow the latest transfer news and gossip with London24’s live blog.

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Swansea striker Wilfried Bony  (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal, Tottenham and Liverpool given transfer boost in race for Swansea striker

Swansea chairman Huw Jenkins has confirmed that striker Wilfried Bony can leave the club, but only for the right price.

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Daggers trialist George Porter in action during Saturday's 4-3 loss to Colchester United. Pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO

Daggers boss Burnett happier with latest pre-season performances

Daggers boss Wayne Burnett has been happier with his side’s last two showings against fellow Football League sides.

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Mohamed Salah and Branislav Ivanovic may struggle to get into Chelsea's first choice starting line-up next season (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

Chelsea’s formidable second XI – could this team challenge for the title?

After signing Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas, Filipe Luis and Didier Drogba, many people have joked that Chelsea could put out a second string side good enough to challenge for the Premier League title.

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Real Madrid man Luka Modric  (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Chelsea boss admits he tried and failed to sign former Tottenham star

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has revealed that he spoke with Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric over a move to Stamford Bridge this summer.

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West Ham co-owner David Gold.  (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

West Ham chief apologises for Twitter error

West Ham chief David Gold has publicly apologised for mistakenly favouriting an inappropriate tweet regarding boss Sam Allardyce.

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Keep up to date with all the latest transfer news from London24

Transfer Window Live: Spurs near triple signing, QPR fighting West Ham for midfielder

Follow the latest transfer news and gossip with London24’s live blog.

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Arsenal's Abou Diaby. Picture: Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Arsenal midfielder believes this is his season to make an impact

Arsenal midfielder Abou Diaby is confident that he can remain injury free and make a real impact for the Gunners this season.

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QPR chairman Tony Fernandes

Cargiant deliver another blow to QPR stadium plans

QPR’s plans to build a new stadium by 2018 have hit a major roadblock with the news that Cargiant are moving ahead with redevelopment plans which do not involve the club.

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Carl Jenkinson. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

Hull boss admits West Ham set to snap up Arsenal youngster

West Ham are set to announce the season-long loan signing of Carl Jenkinson from Arsenal.

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Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

Long-term Tottenham target flattered by interest but rules out summer switch

Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke is flattered by interest in him but is focused on getting fit for his current club.

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Dundee United youngster Andrew Roberston (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

QPR and West Ham set to miss out on impressive Scottish youngster

Dundee United defender Andrew Robertson will only sign for an English club if it will further progress his career.

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France's Mathieu Valbuena (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

QPR and West Ham ‘in talks’ to sign £7m French star

QPR and West Ham are going head-to-head for the signature of Marseille’s Mathieu Valbuena, according to reports in France.

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Sam Allardyce is facing an uncertain future at West Ham (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Five possible candidates to replace Sam Allardyce as West Ham manager

With speculation rife that West Ham manager Sam Allardyce could get the sack due to disagreements with West Ham’s board, Hammers blogger Ben Rosenfield takes a look at five possible replacements for Big Sam at Upton Park.

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Colombia's David Ospina (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Ospina gives his verdict on fellow Arsenal goalkeeper Szczesny

New Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina has praised Wojciech Szczesny after arriving at the club to provide competition for the Polish shot-stopper.

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QPR's Rio Ferdinand with manager Harry Redknapp at his unveiling. Picture: PA Wire

Ferdinand considered retirement before Redknapp convinced him to take a pay cut and join QPR

Rio Ferdinand admits he was ready to turn to a television career and retire from football before Harry Redknapp offered to bring him to QPR this summer.

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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Manchester United boss Van Gaal not interested in Jose Mourinho mind-games

Louis van Gaal will not get drawn into any mind-games with Jose Mourinho this season and he says he still regards the Chelsea manager as his “friend”.

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Southampton's Morgan Schneiderlin is close to joining Tottenham (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Transfer news and rumours: Spurs set for triple signing, Arsenal man nears exit

Read our round-up of the latest transfer news and gossip from around the web.

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Queens Park Rangers' Rio Ferdinand and Manager Harry Redknapp. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire.

QPR transfer round-up: Remy saga takes new twist, Ferdinand speaks on move as midfielder leaves

The transfer saga of Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham target Loic Remy continued as Harry Redknapp accused the Reds of lying while Rio Ferdinand has spoken for the first time since his move to Loftus Road.

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Diego Costa.  (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Chelsea round-up: Wolves, Brentford, QPR on alert, Mourinho gives his verdict on new boys, defender leaves

Three Chelsea players have been linked with exits as Jose Mourinho gave his verdict on the club’s summer signings.

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Ecuador's Enner Valencia in action (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

West Ham finally confirm striker signing as big money summer spending continues

West Ham have confirmed the signing of striker Enner Valencia after he was granted a work permit on Tuesday afternoon.

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Morgan Schneiderlin (left) in action for Southampton (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Transfer news and rumours: Midfielder demands Spurs move, QPR eye £4m Colombian

Read our round-up of this morning’s biggest transfer news and rumours from around the web.

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Jobi McAnuff has joined Leyton Orient. (Photo Tom Dulat/Getty Images)

Orient beat Forest to former Reading, West Ham, Watford and Palace midfielder’s signature

Leyton Orient have signed former Reading midfielder Jobi McAnuff on a two year deal.

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George Purcell netted in the 2-2 draw with West Ham's development side yesterday. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Purcell nets as Urchins open with Hammers draw

West Ham United development team 2 AFC Hornchurch 2

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