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# Transfer Gossip
‘Arry’s Transfer Window: United in box seat to land Di Maria
Meanwhile, Stephen Ward looks set for the Premier League and we eve have a few words from Mr Redknapp himself.

ON THE EVE of the new Premier League season we have your daily roundup of who’s on the move.


Zaha set to spend another season away from Old Trafford: Manchester United winger Wilfried Zaha doesn’t look to be fitting into Louis Van Gaal’s plans just yet as a season-long loan deal at QPR looks set to be completed within the next few days. Zaha has made just two competitive appearances for The Reds since joining in January 2013 with this deal set to be his third loan spell since moving to Manchester. Nick Powell, another forgotten man at Old Trafford, is also being linked with a loan move, in this case to Nottingham Forest.

Ward makes U-turn, now set to join BurnleyIrish international Stephen Ward looks to be set for the Premier League after Burnley hijacked his proposed move to Brighton and Hove Albion. Ward was due to have a medical at the Championship club yesterday but never turned up and is now said to be agreeing terms with Sean Dyche’s side.

United in pole position to land Di MariaParis Saint-Germain have had to withdraw their interest in the Real Madrid player as they cannot afford him under the UEFA imposed Financial Fair Play spending-cap. Madrid are demanding £48 million for the 26-year-old and it looks like Manchester is now his only destination.


Real Madrid show interest in Raheem Sterling: The European champions are reported to be keeping a close eye on the 19-year-old who scored nine times in 33 appearances for Liverpool last season. However, Liverpool are said to be prepared to quadruple the winger’s wages in a new deal to ensure he stays in England.

Cech departure rumours growing strongerWith Thibaut Courtois set to take up the number one spot at Stamford Bridge a number of clubs are showing interest in Petr Cech. Real Madrid, PSG and Monaco are said to be lining up bids for the Czech stopper.

Atletico move ahead of Arsenal and Liverpool in Reus race: La Liga champions Atletico Madrid have reportedly submitted a €27 million bid for Marco Reus. Both Liverpool and Arsenal are also said to have shown interest in the Borussia Dortmund star this summer.

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Harry wants one more: No transfer speculation would ever be complete without a word from our favourite car window interviewee. Redknapp has said that QPR striker Loic Remy is willing to stay at Loftus Road, unless a move to a Champions League club arises. Either way ‘Arry says that he wants to sign one more striker.

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