D.C. sign Hines-Ike after loan spell

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D.C. United have completed the signing of Brendan Hines-Ike on a permanent transfer from K.V. Kortrijk, the club confirmed.

Hikes-Ike spent last season on loan with D.C., making 13 appearances for the club.

“Brendan settled into MLS quickly after signing on loan with us last year and we believe he will be instrumental to our success in Head Coach Hernan Losada’s system moving forward,” Dave Kasper, D.C. United President of Soccer Operations, said.

“He’s an intuitive defender who reads the game well and can lead our attack out of the back with his range of passing. We’re looking forward to his contributions to the club in 2022 and beyond.”

RSL set to sign Caldwell

12 hours ago 

Chelsea plot summer move for Monaco’s Tchouameni

13 hours ago 

Chelsea are planning a move for Monaco midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni, GOAL can confirm.

The Blues face a busy January due to their injury crisis in defence, but the Monaco star has emerged as one target.

FC Cincinnati have signed forward Dominique Badji, the club confirmed.

Badji spend 2021 with the Colorado Rapids, scoring five goals for the club.

Since his MLS debut in 2015, Badji has made 153 regular season MLS appearances, scoring 38 total goals.

Kamara joins Watford

15 hours ago 

USMNT star set to sign with Rangers

16 hours ago 

U.S. men’s national team star James Sands is close to signing with Rangers, reports the Athletic.

Sands will join on an 18-month loan with an option to buy, with Rangers beating several German clubs also in the running to sign him.

Sands can play in central defence or in midfield and helped lead NYCFC to an MLS Cup triumph this past MLS season.

Boyes departs Liverpool

17 hours ago 

Sevilla join race for Arsenal & Spurs-linked Kulusevski

18 hours ago 

Sevilla have joined the race to sign Juventus midfielder Dejan Kulusevski – according to Calciomercato.

Arsenal and Tottenham have also been credited with an interest in the 21-year-old, whose agent is trying to manufacture a January transfer.

Sevilla want to bring in Kulusevski on loan, but Juve are only willing to consider a permanent sale of €35 million (£29m/$40m).

Trippier to complete Newcastle move on Wednesday

18 hours ago 

Atletico Madrid’s Keiran Trippier is set to complete his move to Newcastle on Wednesday – according to AS.

The England international is awaiting the final agreement between the two clubs before travelling back to his homeland for a medical at St James’ Park.

Atletico have been trying to convince Trippier to stay for the past two weeks, but he has decided to return to the Premier League for family reasons.

Brighton & Palace chasing Arsenal’s Nketiah

18 hours ago 

Brighton and Crystal Palace are chasing the signature of Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah – according to The Sun.

Both clubs want to sign the 22-year-old in the winter window, which is the last chance for the Gunners to cash in as he approaches the end of his contract.

Bayer Leverkusen are also interested in Nketiah, who is open to a move in search of more regular minutes.

Everton sign Patterson from Rangers

19 hours ago 

Gabigol open to Newcastle move (90min)

19 hours ago 

Flamengo frontman Gabigol is, according to 90min, open to the idea of linking up with Newcastle.

The Brazilian striker is eager to test himself in the Premier League and is not overly concerned by the threat of relegation that continues to hang over St James’ Park.

19 hours ago 

Tottenham are open to selling Wales international defender Joe Rodon for £20 million ($27m), claims CBS Sports.

Newcastle are among those to have been linked with the 24-year-old as a January transfer is speculated on.

PSG very keen on signing Dembele (Mundo Deportivo)

19 hours ago 

Ousmane Dembele continues to head towards free agency at Barcelona, with Mundo Deportivo claiming that Paris Saint-Germain are in constant contact with his representatives.

The World Cup-winning forward could head back to his native France despite attracting admiring glances from heavyweight sides in the Premier League.

20 hours ago 

Samuel Umtiti has rejected the opportunity to link up with Turkish outfit Fenerbahce, reports Sport.

The France international defender is said to be frustrating his bosses at Barcelona are snubbing advances from five different clubs.

Wolves submit bid to re-sign Doherty from Spurs (Football Insider)

20 hours ago 

Football Insider claims that Wolves have submitted a bid to re-sign Matt Doherty from Tottenham.

The Irish right-back left Molineux for north London in 2020 but has struggled to make the desired impact with Spurs and could soon retrace his steps to the West Midlands.

New arrival at Inter Miami

20 hours ago 

Van de Beek mulling over Man Utd exit options (ESPN)

20 hours ago 

Donny van de Beek has been assured by Ralf Rangnick that he will get opportunities at Manchester United, but ESPN reports that the Dutch midfielder is still mulling over his options.

With another window open, and with a World Cup to think about at the end of the year, the Netherlands international is weighing up whether or not to push for a move away from Old Trafford in January.

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