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#free agent

# free-agent - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Chelsea rule out move for departing Man United starlet

Frank Lampard said the club would not be signing Angel Gomes, and was tight-lipped over a link with West Ham midfielder Declan Rice.

# free-agent - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Six-year spell at Aston Villa comes to an end for Ireland U21 midfielder

Despite impressing while out on loan, Jake Doyle-Hayes isn’t being offered a new deal at Villa Park.

# free-agent - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

World champion Warrington splits with Warren and re-signs with former promoter Hearn

‘I am happy to say that we delivered for Josh on every level and helped him realise his goals in the sport,’ said Warren in a statement.

# free-agent - Friday 6 December, 2019

Racing 92 have sacked Fiji international Leone Nakarawa

The sensational second row is unlikely to be without a club for long.

# free-agent - Thursday 7 November, 2019

'Beast' confirms Sharks departure and will make decision on club future after Barbarians Test

The 34-year-old may yet retire from the sport altogether, but isn’t ruling out playing abroad.

# free-agent - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Ex-Liverpool striker Sturridge finds a new club in Turkey

The 29-year-old England international has agreed to join Trabzonspor on a three-year deal.

# free-agent - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Watford complete signing of former Man United and Arsenal striker Welbeck

The 28-year-old joins the Hornets on a three-year deal.

# free-agent - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Balotelli without a club after leaving Marseille

The Italian striker is being linked with West Ham and Napoli as his contract in France has expired.

# free-agent - Friday 7 June, 2019

Another Irish player released as U21 international Charsley leaves Everton

The midfielder made just one first-team appearance for the Merseyside club.

# free-agent - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

41-year-old Buffon searching for new club after PSG departure

The Italian goalkeeper will leave the French champions after just one season.

# free-agent - Sunday 5 May, 2019

'I still firmly believe I'll be back and good to go. I've unfinished business in the game'

After six years at Connacht, Craig Ronaldson is looking for a new club.

# free-agent - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Champions League and Euro 2016 winner Pepe returns to Porto after 12 years away

The former Real Madrid defender has been a free agent since December.

# free-agent - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Ex-Arsenal and Chelsea defender Ashley Cole is looking for a new club

The former England star was one of eight players let go by LA Galaxy.

# free-agent - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Samir Nasri set to sign for West Ham as doping ban nears end

The Frenchman has reportedly undergone a medical and he will be available to play from 1 January.

# free-agent - Sunday 2 September, 2018

'It's hard to go back to your ex': Ben Arfa emerges from the PSG wilderness

The French forward has found a new club after being released by PSG.

# free-agent - Friday 31 August, 2018

Celtic announce signing of Conogolese midfielder

31-year-old Youssouf Mulumbu has been added to Brendan Rodgers’ squad.

# free-agent - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Stephen Ireland's trial with Championship club hampered by injury

The 31-year-old Irish midfielder has been training with Bolton Wanderers as he searches for a new club.

# free-agent - Friday 1 June, 2018

Stephen Ireland among seven players released by relegated Stoke

The 31-year-old spent five years with the Potters.

# free-agent - Monday 30 April, 2018

Balotelli rules out AC Milan return but has 'many teams' to consider

The striker will be a free agent this summer.

# free-agent - Monday 19 February, 2018

Lazio pull plug on Man United target De Vrij's contract renewal

The Dutch defender had been in negotiations with the Italian club.

# free-agent - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

January transfer boost for Liverpool as Juventus rule out Emre Can raid

The German, who will be out of contract next summer, has been linked with the Italian champions.

# free-agent - Friday 22 September, 2017

Former Man United goalkeeper returns to Premier League as injury cover

Burnley have brought Anders Lindegaard in on a free transfer.

# free-agent - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Paul Clement will try and bring John Terry to Swansea this summer

The pair previously worked together at Stamford Bridge.

# free-agent - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Ex-Dundalk striker searching for a new club after second release in two seasons

Pat Hoban hasn’t had much luck since moving to England.

# free-agent - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Bradley reveals Swansea's Berbatov interest

Dimitar Berbatov could be set for a return to the Premier League with struggling Swansea City.

# free-agent - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Johnny Manziel hit with 4-game ban for substance abuse

The 23-year-old is among only a handful of first-round NFL Draft selections to be cut two years into his rookie contract.

# free-agent - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Former Man United captain Nemanja Vidic a free agent after Inter release - reports

Anyone looking for a central defender?

# free-agent - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Former England striker Cole signs 2-year deal with Celtic

The ex-Chelsea forward has secured a contract with the Scottish champions until 2017.

# free-agent - Friday 31 July, 2015

23 is the magic number when it comes to the tricky world of transfers

John O’Sullivan looks at how the presence of mandatory compensation payments often influence when LOI players move on.

# free-agent - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Ian Harte and his sweet left peg won't be back in the Premier League with Bournemouth

Cherries manager Eddie Howe has praised the former Ireland international for his ‘outstanding service’ after he was released today.

# free-agent - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Former Barcelona goalkeeper Valdes to train with Man United

The free agent will be given the opportunity to complete his injury rehabilitation at Old Trafford

# free-agent - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Keiren Westwood on the lookout for new club as Sunderland cut Irish 'keeper loose

Gus Poyet’s list of ‘retained’ list didn’t include the 29-year-old shot-stopper.

# free-agent - Saturday 17 May, 2014

'You’ve got to enjoy the highs because there aren’t as many as there are lows'

Irish midfielder Gary Dicker, currently a free agent, talks openly about the difficulties of securing a contract in the English Football League.

# free-agent - Friday 12 July, 2013

‘I’d take a chance on a 50-50 Richard Dunne’ — Niall Quinn

With the redoubtable defender still on the search for a club, Quinn says Dunne is a gamble worth taking.

# free-agent - Saturday 11 May, 2013

The NBA's response to this drunk draft hopeful is really excellent

“As an upstanding young man who is 25 years young…” Thanks for resisting the urge to bin this, NBA.

# free-agent - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Opinion: McCarthy exit hard for Connacht, but fair

Mike McCarthy should be grateful to the western province, but not to the detriment of his career.