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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 …

AFC Bournemouth’s Norwegian forward, Joshua King has signed a new four-year contract. King was last season’s top scorer for the Cherries with 16 goals. With the contract signed, he is now looking forward to the rest of the season and hopes to be part of successful future at AFC Bournemouth. “There was a lot of …

CAULEY Woodrow has clearly not come to Ashton Gate to suffer splinters sitting on the substitutes’ bench. The 22-year-old striker, signed on a season-long loan from Fulham, is already talking of following in the footsteps of England under-21 team-mate Tammy Abraham by playing and scoring regularly for Bristol City. Prospect That is exciting news for …

WEYMOUTH new signings Gareth Stewart, Jordan Rose and Antonio Diaz all featured in the Terras’ 3-1 Evo-Stik Southern Premier win at Frome Town in the week. Experienced 37-year-old goalkeeper Stewart has joined on non-contract terms; Rose penned a month’s loan deal from Havant and Waterlooville, and Diaz has come in on a ‘work experience’ deal …

ALTHOUGH the new football season is still in its embryonic stages, we have already learned a good deal from Forest Green Rovers’ early forays in League Two. Promoted via the National League play-offs in May, the ‘little club on the hill’ is embarking upon a ground-breaking journey of exploration into previously uncharted territory. Given the …

THE opening day of the season proved a damp squib with both of last Monday’s Chard Hospital Cup first-round games being cancelled. Uplyme were already through to Thursday’s second-round clash with Chard Rangers, as Hawkchurch failed to get their paperwork submitted in time, and they were joined by Perry Street Reserves who were awarded free …

Exeter City and Yeovil Town will begin their 2017/18 Checkatrade Trophy campaign tonight facing off against each other in the Southern Group E match at St James Park. Exeter have been in fine form and are currently top of Sky Bet League Two and remain unbeaten in the league. Speaking about tonight’s match, manager Paul …