Lunchtime Roundup 20th December

Afternoon all,

 

Liverpool’s young winger Raheem Sterling has signed a new five-year contract with the club. Sterling has made a huge impact on the Liverpool squad this season and has scored and set up some improtant goals including a goal in the 1-0 win over Reading

Arsenal have handed new long term contracts to Jack Wilshere, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Aaron Ramsey, Kieran Gibbs and Carl Jenkinson.  Manager Arsene Wenger is also hoping that Theo Walcott will sign a new contract in the coming weeks

Monaco manager Claudio Ranieri has said that he would like to sign English pair David Beckham and Frank Lampard. Beckham is currently a free agent after his LA Galaxy contract expired. And Lampard’s current Chelsea deal is set to expire at the end of this season

Ben Foster is hoping that he is fit to play for West Brom this Saturday against Norwich. the keeper has been out with hernia problems since September

Tottenham defender Kyle Walker has said that they are targeting a top four finish and also europa league glory this season. Spurs currently sit in 4th place in the Premier League

There has been a lot of speculation in recent weeks concerning Ajax midfielder Christian Eriksen moving to The Premier League, but he has now said that he will not be moving clubs this January. Eriksen has played 136 times for the Dutch side

Aston Villa are looking at signing Manchester City’s young Swedish striker John Guidetti on loan for the rest of the season, but they could possibly face competition from Sunderland to sign him

Wigan manager Roberto Martinez has made contact with Manchester United about a possible loan move for Chilean striker Angelo Henriquez

Fulham have recalled goalkeeper David Stockdale from Hull City. In his time with The Tigers, Stockdale helped them to three wins and one draw

Sheffield United midfielder Liam Palmer is close to agreeing a deal to see him stay at League One leaders Tranmere for the remainder of the season

Plymouth Argyle have extended the loan spell of Bournemouth midfielder Mark Molesley until 1 January. Molesley has played four games for Argyle so far

 

 

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