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Scottish transfer news and gossip: Rangers to miss out on Liverpool starlet Harry Wilson, Rodgers warns Celtic stars

Scottish transfer news and gossip: Rangers to miss out on Liverpool starlet Harry Wilson, Rodgers warns Celtic stars

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Here’s a round-up all the top Scottish transfer-related gossip and news from Sunday’s newspapers and online…Rangers are set to miss out on signing Harry Wilson, the Liverpool starlet, as he looks likely to join Frank Lampard’s Derby County. (Scottish Sun) Harry Wilson is set to join Derby on loan Brendan Rodgers has warned his Celtic players that they will be banished from training if they put on two-and-a-half kilos of extra weight. (Daily Record) Swansea are interested in signing Aberdeen defender Scott McKenna for £2million. (Scottish Sun) PAPER TALK Scottish gossip: Dembele could make Celtic £60m, Rangers scrap for World Cup ace ...
Facebook will not remove fake news – but will 'demote' it

Facebook will not remove fake news – but will 'demote' it

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Facebook says it will not remove fake news from its platform because it does not violate its community standards.The social network is currently running an advertising campaign in the UK that declares "fake news is not our friend".But it said publishers often had "very different points of view" and removing fabricated posts would be "contrary to the basic principles of free speech".Instead, it says posts that it deems to be fake news will be "demoted" in the news feed.Facebook has been scrutinised for its role in spreading fake news after evidence emerged that Russia tried to influence US voters using the social network.On Wednesday, the company held an event in New York where it sought to convince journalists it was tackling the problem.CNN reporter Oliv...
Liverpool FC news: Jurgen Klopp admits Loris Karius will continue to face criticism after howler in Tranmere friendly

Liverpool FC news: Jurgen Klopp admits Loris Karius will continue to face criticism after howler in Tranmere friendly

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in the spotlight The Reds goalkeeper made another mistake in a pre-season friendly against Rovers Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp accepts goalkeeper Loris Karius is going to be regularly scrutinised and criticised until he puts together a string of good performances. The German’s handling was back in the spotlight after he spilled a free-kick which allowed Tranmere to score in the Reds’ 3-2 friendly win at Prenton Park. Karius has not had the stress-free pre-season he would’ve wanted Tranmere’s official Twitter account initially posted a video of the howler but quickly took it down. Karius was at fault for two of Real Madrid’s three goals in May’s Champions League final defeat – after which it was reve...
Aston Villa transfer news: Steve Bruce concedes Jack Grealish MUST be sold, with Tottenham Hotspur leading the way

Aston Villa transfer news: Steve Bruce concedes Jack Grealish MUST be sold, with Tottenham Hotspur leading the way

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HIT THE ROAD JACK The 22-year-old has been a star over the past three years for the Villans, but Financial Fair Play restrictions means they must sell Jack Grealish will be sold by Aston Villa in this summer transfer window, Steve Bruce has confirmed. After failing to gain promotion to the Premier League via the play-offs last season, the Villans were crippled by Financial Fair Play. Villa have to sell star man Grealish this summer In order to preserve the status, the Midlands-based side must sell their prized assets – with Grealish expected to lead the way. With nearly £40 million needed in cash injection, Bruce admitted he just hoped clubs act fast so the club can move on. “The first thing we have to address, before w...
Leeds United transfer news: Marcelo Bielsa wants West Ham United striker Jordan Hugill at Elland Road

Leeds United transfer news: Marcelo Bielsa wants West Ham United striker Jordan Hugill at Elland Road

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HUG OF WAR The former Preston and North End striker has failed to deliver at the London Stadium since arriving in January Marcelo Bielsa wants to sign Jordan Hugill from West Ham United this summer. The news Leeds United boss, who was appointed last month, is keen to add more firepower to his squad ahead of his debut managerial season in England. Hugill has played just 22 minutes of football since arriving in January And, according to The Sun, he has identified Hugill as a top target. However, Leeds may have to battle with Queens Park Rangers to land the 26-year-old, with Steve McClaren also trying to convince the striker to drop down from the Premier League. After arriving in east London in January from Preston North End, Hugill has failed t...