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Friday 13 October
Newcastle DONE DEAL
11:15: Newcastle United have exercised an option to buy Spanish midfielder Mikel Merino, converting his loan move into a permanent transfer with immediate effect.
The 21-year-old, who initially joined the Magpies on loan from Borussia Dortmund in July, has now committed his future to United, penning a five-year deal which will keep him at St. James’ Park until 2022.
Pulisic to Real on hold
10:15: Real Madrid are unlikely to sign Christian Pulisic in the near future, but the player has not ruled out a move to Spain.
German newspaper Sport Bid claim Real are keeping Pulisic on their radar.
The player’s own father recently said in an interview that Pulisic “has bigger plans, Barca or Real.”
But Sport Bild claim a switch to the Bernabeu is not likely at this time.
Alonso wants Spain return
10:10: Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso says he wants to play in Spain…