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Joe Allen joins Stoke City: Potters troll Deluded Brendan Twitter account with brilliant response after confirming transfer

STOKE CITY brilliantly trolled the Deluded Brendan Twitter account after announcing their £13.5milion capture of Joe Allen from Liverpool on Monday night. Welsh midfielder Allen and (the real) Brendan Rodgers, his former boss, had been together at both Liverpool and Swansea, so Deluded Brendan promptly posted this to their 340k followers when the deal was confirmed: Stoke then […]

Money is not our main motivation, says new Swansea City owner…

SWANSEA City’s new American owners have insisted making money is not the major reason behind their takeover of the club.A US investment group fronted by Jason Levien and Steve Kaplan last week completed a deal to buy a majority share in Swansea.They had been in discussions with Huw Jenkins and Co for more than a year and their interest in Swansea emerged in April.READ MORE: Swansea City defender Jordi Amat hits the gym early ahead of new seasonThe group’s involvement has been met with a degree…

West Ham interested in quality Premier League second striker

West Ham are reportedly interested in signing Swansea City forward Andre Ayew, according to reports.  The Ghanaian forward enjoyed a very impressive debut season in the Premier League for the Swans, scoring 12 goals and providing 2 assists in 33 league games. The 26-year-old attracted the interest of the Hammers last summer but they eventually […]

Swans target Joe Allen seals £13m Stoke City move

SWANSEA City target Joe Allen has today completed his £13 million move to Stoke City.The 26-year-old agreed personal terms with the Potters at the weekend and underwent a medical before being formally announced as manager Mark Hughes’ second signing of the day.The Swans failed to match Stoke’s bid having had an offer of £8 million rejected earlier in the window but said last week they were still in the hunt for him.READ MORE: Joe Allen on the verge of £13million move to Stoke…

Stoke complete Allen signing

Stoke City have signed Wales midfielder Joe Allen on a five-year deal from Liverpool for a fee that could rise to £13million. Allen joined Liverpool from Swansea City in 2012 and had also been linked with a return to his former club, but Stoke boss Mark Hughes has got his man. The 26-year-old starred in Wales’ run to the semi-finals of Euro 2016, winning a place in UEFA’s official team of the tournament

Stoke City sign Joe Allen in £13 million deal

STOKE City have tonight announced the capture of Joe Allen for a fee which could rise to £13 million. The capture of the talented Welshman, who played a starring role at Euro 2016, marks the Potters’ second signing of the day coming hot on the heels of Egypt international Ramadan Sobhi. Stoke’s pursuit of Allen saw reported interest from his former club Swansea

Leroy Fer reckons Mike van der Hoorn can make a splash at Swansea…

LEROY Fer has backed new signing Mike van der Hoorn to be a big hit at Swansea City.The Dutch centre-back arrived at the Liberty in a £2 million switch from Ajax this summer.He made his debut during Swansea’s pre-season tour of America and also featured in the latter stages of Saturday’s 5-1 win over Bristol Rovers.READ MORE: Spurs midfielder Alex Pritchard linked to Swansea CityFer, who completed a £3 million switch from Queens Park Rangers this month after spending last season on…

Swansea City defender Jordi Amat hits the gym early ahead of new…

JORDI Amat says coming back early for pre-season training has given him a head start for the forthcoming campaign. The Swansea City centre-back spent the weeks before official pre-season started hitting the gym in an attempt to be fighting fit for the new season. Head of sports science Jonny Northeast put the Spaniard through his paces in the gym a full two weeks ahead of his scheduled return to Landore.