Brentford have signed Ollie Watkins from Exeter City for an undisclosed fee as confirmed by the club website. While the Grecians have been stuck either in lower parts of the EFL over the last few years, they have started to get a reputation for producing a lot of talented players through their academy. Matt Grimes [...] The post Brentford beat Aston Villa and Leeds United to signing of Exeter City star appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United and Aston Villa target Ollie Watkins is set to join Championship rivals Brentford, having already reportedly agreed a deal to join The Bees from League Two outfit Exeter City, according to GetWestLondon. The 21-year-old striker has been subject to interest from a total of 5 Championship clubs this summer, but London club Brentford [...] The post Leeds United and Aston Villa target to make switch to Championship rivals appeared first on The72.
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Tom Nichols has signed for the Gas for an undisclosed fee. The 23-year-old scored thirteen goals for Peterborough last season. Nichols started his career with Exeter. While he was with the Grecians, he went out on loan to Dorchester Town, Hereford United and Bath City. His breakthrough came in the 2014-15 season where he notched [...] The post Bristol Rovers sign striker from Peterborough appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United could be set to miss out on the signing of Exeter City striker Ollie Watkins, according to Get West London. Leeds, along with Championship rivals Aston Villa, Bristol City and Reading, had been linked with signing the 21-year-old this summer, but all four clubs now look set to miss out. This is because [...] The post Brentford in pole position to sign striker, Leeds United among clubs to miss out appeared first on The72.
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Brentford are set to try and sign Exeter City’s Ollie Watkins again according to a report from HITC Sport. The 21-year-old striker was one of the stars of the season last time around, leading Exeter to the Sky Bet League Two play-off final by scoring sixteen goals and while they didn’t win that massive game [...] The post Brentford to try and sign Leeds United target again appeared first on The72.
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With the summer transfer window now in full swing, teams are starting to push transfers over the line, with clubs scrapping to get their business done ahead of their rivals. Join us once again for a streamlined look at every completed deal across the Championship. Aston Villa In – John Terry from Chelsea (Free) Out [...] The post Championship Transfer Roundup: the deals so far (11/7/17) appeared first on The72.
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Barnsley have been told by Blackpool that they must pay £750K if they want to sign Brad Potts according to a report from HITC Sport. It seems like the bad times are starting to come to an end at Blackpool after they got promoted back to Sky Bet League One after their play-off success last [...] The post Barnsley told they must pay £750K for Blackpool midfielder appeared first on The72.
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League One clubs Blackburn Rovers and Bradford City are two of a whole host of clubs eyeing Exeter City winger David Wheeler, according to TEAMtalk. Wheeler, 26, was a key player for Exeter last season as they finished fifth in League Two, eventually losing out to Blackpool in the play-off final. The winger scored 21 [...] The post Blackburn Rovers and Bradford City two of clubs eyeing League Two winger appeared first on The72.
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30-year-old Danny Seaborne has been linked with a move to League Two side Grimsby Town. Seaborne was released by Hamilton at the end of last season after playing 11 games for The Accies. Seaborne started his career with Exeter City. He spent several spells out on loan while at Exeter. Once he got a regular place [...] The post Released Hamilton defender set for a move to Grimsby? appeared first on The72.
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With the window officially opening on the 1st, it’s been an incredibly busy opening few days as teams scrap to beat their rivals to key signings. Join us once more for a streamlined look at every completed deal across the Championship. Aston Villa In – N/A Out – Carlos Sanchez to Fiorentina (£2.55m), Bradley Watkins [...] The post Championship Transfer Roundup: the deals so far (2/7/17) appeared first on The72.
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