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It has been a busy transfer deadline day at Exeter City with four players coming in and one going out. Here is our round-up of the day’s news. 9am: Kane Wilson signs on loan from West Bromwich Albion on loan until January. Wilson, who has represented England at under-16 and under-17 level, is currently away …

Poole Town manager Tom Killick has again strengthened his squad before a vital away trip to Whitehawk. Defender Ollie Harfield has completed a loan move from Premier League neighbours AFC Bournemouth until January 2018. Left-back Harfield signed professional terms at the end of the 2015/16 season and has been with the Cherries for three years. …

Yeovil Town have completed the loan signing of AFC Bournemouth midfielder Matt Worthington until January, subject to paperwork. The 19-year-old becomes the Glovers’ 13th addition of the window and will offer versatility, also being able to operate at right-back. Highly rated at the Vitality Stadium, the youngster earned a spot on the bench for the …

THE importance of Exeter City’s Academy was thrown into sharp focus last month with the £1.8million sale of Ollie Watkins to Brentford. The move provided further proof that a vibrant, nurturing youth set-up can be the lifeblood of many lower League clubs. Exeter have not just benefitted from their Academy but, it could be argued, …

BOURNEMOUTH manager Eddie Howe admits that he could still do with one extra body. But he also believes that while his squad may be ‘short in numbers’ they are ‘very high in quality.’ The Cherries opened the new Premier League season with a disappointing 1-0 defeat at West Bromwich Albion last weekend and were hoping …

Swindon Town have kicked-off what could be a busy Transfer Deadline Day by bringing in Timi Elsnik and Kellan Gordon on loan. The duo have joined from Championship outfit Derby County and will remain at The County Ground until the end of the 2017/18 campaign, subject to EFL and FA approval. Town Boss Dave Flitcroft …

Bournemouth: Demarai Gray is keen on the move to Bournemouth, and likes the idea of working with Eddie Howe, according to Sky sources. However, we understand that hasn’t communicated to Leicester, who are still determined to keep him. A £25m bid was rejected by Leicester two days ago, according to one source, although Bournemouth have …

Forest Green Rovers have completed the signing of 18-year-old Toni Gomes from Liverpool on a season long loan. The pacey forward is a Portugal youth international and has appeared regularly for Liverpool in the U17, U18 and U23 sides since signing in 2015, as well as making his debut for the first team in a …