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Transfer report: Chelsea refusing to give up chase for Juventus full-back Alex Sandro

Transfer report: Chelsea refusing to give up chase for Juventus full-back Alex Sandro

Sports
Juventus full-back Alex Sandro is still a target for ChelseaWednesday, October 11, 2017Chelsea are refusing to give up on signing Alex Sandro – even though he is close to agreeing a contract extension at Juventus.The Blues tried hard to land the flying full-back during the summer but Serie A champions Juve managed to keep hold of him.Now they are lining up lucrative new terms for Sandro, who is still under contract until 2020.But he is set to pen an extension until 2022 which would reportedly include an annual post-tax salary of around £4.5million.Despite that, Corriere dello Sport have reported that Chelsea have not given up on luring Sandro to Stamford Bridge and may lodge a formal bid in January.It is suggested they had a £53.75m offer turned down in the summer but they are ready to up
Tottenham FC transfer news: Barcelona tipped to launch stunning £135m move for Dele Alli

Tottenham FC transfer news: Barcelona tipped to launch stunning £135m move for Dele Alli

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Dele Alli is reportedly on Barcelona's radarMonday, October 9, 2017Barcelona are ready to move for Tottenham star Dele Alli after missing out on Philippe Coutinho, according to reports in Spain.Alli is regarded as one of the hottest young prospects in European football, having starred for Spurs since joining from MK Dons in 2015.The 21-year-old has also become a key man for England and has already collected 22 international caps.Real Madrid are reportedly keeping close tabs on the young star and Spanish publication Sport has now revealed that Barcelona are keen.Barca are searching for a new playmaker having failed to tempt Liverpool into selling Coutinho in the summer and are said to have switched their attentions to Alli.The Spanish giants reportedly believe they can tempt Alli to th...
Arsenal transfer news: Wenger considering replacing Sanchez with Martial

Arsenal transfer news: Wenger considering replacing Sanchez with Martial

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A chance to play regularly through the middle may make Arsenal move appealing to Anthony MartialSunday, October 8, 2017Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly considering replacing Alexis Sanchez with Anthony Martial next summer.The 28-year-old forward's contract at the Emirates expires at the end of the season and looks certain to leave, with some reports suggesting Man City and PSG could try and sign him in January.According to the Sunday Mirror, Wenger is already on the lookout for players capable of operating through the middle and in a wide position, with Man United’s 21-year-old fitting the bill.Martial has played six Premier League games this season, but started just once, though he already has three goals and two assists to his name.He joined United in 2015 from Monac
Now you need not file separate EPF transfer claim on switching jobs

Now you need not file separate EPF transfer claim on switching jobs

Finance
NEW DELHI: Retirement fund body EPFO's subscribers are no longer required to file separate EPF transfer claims using Form-13 after changing jobs as it will now be done automatically. Now, at the time of joining new employer, the employees' can give details of their previous EPF account in new composite F-11 form to give a declaration about their details, a senior official said. Once the old EPF account details are provided in F-11 form, the funds will be automatically transferred by the EPFO to new EPF account, the official added. The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has decided to use new F-11 composite form, which is a declaration document filed by the employee through the employer to provide details like bank account number and Aadhaar. At present, the formal sector e...
Transfer news: Birmingham City signed former Blackburn Rovers captain Jason Lowe on one-year contract

Transfer news: Birmingham City signed former Blackburn Rovers captain Jason Lowe on one-year contract

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Jason Lowe left Blackburn following their relegation to League OneThursday, August 31, 2017Birmingham have signed midfielder Jason Lowe following his recent release by Blackburn.Free agent Lowe, 25, has put pen to paper on a 12-month deal and is Blues' 11th summer signing."Blues have completed the signing of Jason Lowe on a one-year contract," Birmingham announced on their official website.The former Blackburn skipper left Ewood Park at the end of last season following their relegation from the Sky Bet Championship.He progressed through Blackburn's academy and after making his first-team debut in 2011 went on to make a total of 196 appearances for the club. He has also had a loan spell at Oldham.Birmingham, who confirmed Lowe had a recent trial with Premier League side West Brom, are curre...