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Premier League retained list: Who’s staying

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We now know who’s leaving at the end of their contracts this summer, but the Premier League also released the list of players who have been kept under contract or offered a new contract for the 2017-2018 season.

While players transferring in and out still remain a question mark, nearly all of last season’s Premier League stars are all under contract for the upcoming season, such as Chelsea’s Eden Hazard, Tottenham’s Harry Kane and Dele Alli, Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez and Mezut Ozil and Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero.

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Of note for American fans, youngsters Lynden Gooch (Sunderland), Cameron Carter-Vickers (Tottenham) Matt Miazga (Chelsea), Emerson Hyndman (Bournemouth) and Gedion Zelalem (Arsenal) remain under contract. Geoff Cameron, who recently signed a new contract with Stoke is also on the list.

Check out all the players under contract for next season (and some for the Championship) below:


PREMIER LEAGUE RETAINED LIST

AFC Bournemouth

Contracts

Afobe Benik
Allsop Ryan
Arter Harry Nicholas
Boruc Artur (Extended)
Butcher Matthew David
Cargill Baily James
Cook Lewis John
Cook Steve Anthony
Cornick Harry Charles Frederick
Daniels Charlie
Dobre Mihai-Alexandru
Federici Adam Jay
Francis Simon Charles
Fraser Ryan
Gosling Daniel
Grabban Lewis James
Gradel Max Alain
(o) Green Jordan Offer
Harfield Oliver John
(o) Hobson Shaun Jermaine Offer
Holmes Jordan Thomas
Hyndman Emerson
Ibe Jordon Femi Ashley
Jordan Corey
King Joshua Christian Kojo
Lee Jordan Michael (Extended)
(o) Matthews Samuel Lloyd Offer
Mings Tyrone Deon
Mousset Lys
Ndjoli Mikael Bongili (Extended)
O’Connell Keelan
(o) O’Flaherty Patrick Offer
Pugh Marc Anthony
Quigley Joseph Richard
Ramsdale Aaron Christopher
Simpson Jack Benjamin
Smith Adam James
Smith Bradley Shaun
Stanislas Felix Junior
(o) Stanton Callum James Frank Offer
Surman Andrew Ronald Edward
Surridge Samuel William
Travers Mark
Whitfield Benjamin Michael (Extended)
Wiggins Rhoys Barry
Wilson Callum Eddie Graham
Wilson Marc David
Worthington Matthew Luke

Scholars

Anthony Jaidon
Boote James Peter
Cordner Tyler Jack (Offer Contract)
Dennis William Jonathon
Diaz Antonio Javier
Gillela Dinesh
Kilkenny Gavin
Morrison Connal John
Ofoborh Nathan Nnamdi Ugochukwu
Pope Ashley
Seaman Charlie
Sherring Sam
Taylor Kyle Frazer (Offer Contract)

Arsenal

Contracts

Akpom Chuba
Armando De Abreu Gabriel
Asano Takuma
Bellerin Hector
Bennacer Ismael
Bielik Krystian
Bola Marc Joel
Bola Tolaji
Bramall Cohen
Campbell Joel
Cazorla Santiago
Cech Petr
Chambers Calum
Coquelin Francis
Crean Alexander Felix
Crowley Daniel
Dasilva Pelenda Joshua Tunga
Debuchy Mathieu
Dragomir Vlad-Mihai
Elneny Mohamed Naser Elsayed
Eyoma Aaron Jordan
Fortune Yassin Enzo
Gibbs Kieran James Ricardo
Gilmour Charlie Ian
Giroud Olivier
Hinds Kaylen Miles
Holding Robert Samuel
Huddart Ryan David
Iliev Deyan
Iwobi Alex
Jenkinson Carl Daniel
Johnson Chiori
Kamara Glen
Keto Hugo Oliver
Koscielny Laurent
Macey Matthew Ryan
Maitland-Niles Ainsley
Malen Donyell
Martinez Damian Emiliano
Mavididi Stephy Alvaro
McGuane Marcus
Mertesacker Per
Monreal Ignacio
Moore Tafari Lalibela
Mourgos Savvas
Mustafi Shkodran
Nelson Reiss
Nketiah Edward
Nwakali Kelechi
Osei-Tutu Jordi
Ospina David
Oxlade-Chamberlain Alexander Mark David
Ozil Mesut
Perez Lucas
Pleguezuelo Julio Jose
Ramsey Aaron James
Reine-Adelaide Jeff
Sanchez Alexis
Sheaf Ben
Szczesny Wojciech Tomasz
Toral Jon-Miquel
Virginia Joao
Walcott Theo James
Welbeck Daniel
(o) Willock Christopher Offer
Wilshere Jack Andrew
Xhaka Granit
Zelalem Gedion

Scholars

Ballard Daniel George
Beckford Jay Lloyd
Benson Josh
Burton Robert
Medley Zechariah Joshua Henry
Olowu Joseph Olugbenga
Omole Tobi
Smith Rowe Emile
Thompson Dominic
Tormey Nathan Alexander
Willock Joseph George

Burnley

Contracts

Agyei Daniel Ebenezer Kwasi
Anderson Thomas Robert
Arfield Scott
Barnes Ashley Luke
Birch Arlen Tom
(o) Boyd George Jan Offer
Brady Robert
Darikwa Tendayi David
Defour Steven Arnold
Dunne James Gerard
Flowers Harry Edward
Ginnelly Joshua Lloyd
Gray Andre Anthony
Gudmundsson Johann Berg
Heaton Thomas David
Hendrick Jeffrey Patrick
Hendrie Luke John (Extended)
Hennings Rouwen
Jackson Bradley Allen
Keane Michael Vincent
Koiki Abd-Al-Ali Morakinyo
Leitch Robbie
Limb Harry
Long Christopher
Long Kevin Finbarr
Lowton Matthew John
Marney Dean Edward
Massanka Ntumba
Mee Benjamin Thomas
Mitchell Conor
O’Neill Aiden Connor
Pope Nicholas David
(o) Robinson Paul William Offer
Tarkowski James Alan
Thomas Jamie Carl
Ulvestad Fredrik
Vokes Samuel Michael
Ward Stephen Robert
Westwood Ashley Roy
Whitmore Alexander James (Extended)
Yao Abodje Freddy Bruce

Scholars

Bayode Olatunde Tobias
Bruce Adam David
Chakwana Tinashe
Clarke James Michael Neil
Cropper Jordan
Egan Leighton Michael Paul
Fenton Miles Andrew
Howarth Mark David
Jumeau Tristan Samuel
King Connor Lewis
Layton Samuel Jay Dixon
McNeil Dwight James Matthew
Metz Khius (Offer Contract)
Mpofu Kwazinkosi
Wilson Scott John
Wood Tommy Paul
Wusiewicz Marcel
Younger Oliver

Chelsea

Contracts

Abraham Tammy
Aina Temitayo Olufisayo
Ake Nathan Benjamin
Ali Mukhtar Abdullahi
Alonso Mendoza Marcos
Angban Bekanty Victorien
Azpilicueta Tanco Cesar
Baba Abdul Rahman
Baker Lewis Renard
Batshuayi-Atunga Michy
Baxter Nathan
Beeney Mitchell Ryan
Begovic Asmir
Blackman Jamal Clint-Ross
Boga Jeremie
Borges Da Silva Willian
Brown Charlie
Brown Isaiah Jay
Bulka Marcin
Cahill Gary James
Chalobah Nathaniel Nyakie
Chalobah Trevoh Tom
Christensen Andreas Bodtker
(o) Christie-Davies Isaac David Offer
Clarke-Salter Jake-Liam
Colkett Charlie
Colley Joseph
Collins Bradley Ray
Courtois Thibaut
Cuadrado Bello Juan Guillermo
Cuevas Jara Cristian Alejandro
Cumming James Andrew
Da Silva Costa Diego
Dabo Sheik Mohamed Fankaty
(o) Dasilva Cole Perry Offer
Dasilva Jay Rhys
De Souza Nathan Allan
Delac Matej
Dos Reis Carvalho Eduardo
Fabregas Soler Francesc
Familia-Castillo Juan Carlos
Feruz Islam
Gallagher Conor
Grant Joshua
Hazard Eden
Hector Michael Anthony James
Hinckson-Mars Malakai Daylan
Houghton Jordan
James Reece
Jameson Kyle Alexander
Kalas Tomas
Kane Todd Arthur Lucien
Kante Ngolo
Kiwomya Andrew Alexander
Loftus Cheek Ruben
Luiz Moreira Marinho David
Maddox Jacob
Matic Nemanja
McCormick Luke
Miazga Matthew
Moses Victor
Mount Mason
Muheim Miro Max Maria
Musonda Charles
Nartey Richard Nicos Tettey
Nunes Nascimento Robert Kenedy
Oliveira Dos Santos Wallace
Omeruo Kenneth
Palmer Kasey Remel
Pantic Danilo
Pasalic Mario
Piazon Lucas Domingues
(o) Quintero Quintero Josimar Aldair Offer
Remy Loic
Rodriguez Gonzalez Jhoao Leandro
Rodriguez Ledesma Pedro Eliezer
Sammut Ruben
Scott Kyle
(o) Solanke-Mitchell Dominic Ayodele Offer
St Clair Harvey
Sterling Dujon
(o) Suljic Ali Offer
Taylor-Crossdale Martell
Thompson Jared
Tomori Fikayo
Traore Bertrand
Twasam Christian Atsu
Ugbo Ike
Uwakwe Tariq
Van Ginkel Marco Wulfert Cornelius
Wakefield Charlie Mark
Zouma Kurt Happy

Scholars

Guehi Addji Keaninkin Marc-Israel
McEachran George James

Crystal Palace

Contracts

Anderson Keshi
Benteke Christian
Berkeley-Agyepong Jacob Kwame
Boateng Hiram Kojo Kwarteng
Cabaye Yohan
Coker Andre Jordan Coleridge (Extended)
Dann Scott
Delaney Damien Finbarr
Dreher Luke Garry
Eyenga Lokilo Jason
Flanagan Kian
Fundi Victor
Hennessey Wayne Robert
Husin Noor (Extended)
Inniss Ryan Stuart Clayton
Jno Baptiste Francis
Kaikai Sulaiman Borbor
Kelly Martin Ronald
Kirby Nya Jerome
Ladapo Olayinka Fredrick Oladotun
Lee Chung Yong
Lumeka Levi Jeremiah
Mandanda Steve
McArthur James
McGregor Giovanni Donald
Milivojevic Luka
Mitchell Tyrick
Mutch Jordon James Edward
O’Dwyer Oliver (Extended)
Perntreou Kleton
Phillips Michael (Extended)
Puncheon Jason David Ian
Sako Bakary
Schlupp Jeffrey
Souare Pape N’Diaye
Speroni Julian Maria
Tavares Nikola
Tomkins James Oliver Charles
Townsend Andros
Van Aanholt Patrick John Miguel
Wan-Bissaka Aaron
Ward Joel Edward Philip
Wickham Connor Neil Ralph
Williams Jonathan Peter
Zaha Dazet Wilfried Armel

Scholars

Bryon Lewis
Coates Liam
Daly James Stanley
Demby Andrew
Funnell Matthew Ross
Hungbo Joseph Oluwagbemiga
Lynch Kyle Jordan Victor
Ossai Tariq Eddie
Ozono Will
Peynado-Peart Malachi Darnell
Serrato Jordan
Webber Oliver Henry
Woods Samuel John (Offer Contract)

Everton

Contracts

Baines Leighton John
Baningime Beni
Barkley Ross
Barry Gareth
Besic Muhamed
Bolasie Yannick
Broadhead Nathan Paul
Browning Tyias
(o) Byrne Sam John Offer
Calvert-Lewin Dominic
Charsley Henry William James
Cleverley Thomas William
Coleman Seamus
Connolly Callum Alexander
Davies Thomas
Deulofeu Lazaro Gerard
Dowell Kieran O’Neil
Duffus Courtney (Extended)
Dyson Calum William (Extended)
Evans Antony Kenneth
Feeney Morgan
Foulds Matthew Colin
Funes Mori Jose Ramiro
Galloway Brendan Joel Zibusiso
Garbutt Luke
Grant Conor James
(o) Gray Louis Offer
Gueye Idrissa Gana
Henen David Boris Philippe
Hewelt Mateusz Tomasz
Holgate Mason Anthony
Jagielka Philip Nikodem
Jones Gethin Wynne (Extended)
Kenny Jonjoe
Kinsella Steven
Lennon Aaron
Lookman Ademola Lookman Olajade
Lukaku Romelu Menama
McCarthy James
McGeady Aiden John
Mirallas Y Castillo Kevin Antonio Joel Gislain
Niasse Baye Oumar
Pennington Matthew
Renshaw Christopher Thomas
(o) Robinson Antonee Offer
Robles Blazquez Joel
Rodriguez Leandro Joaquin
Sambou Bassala
Schneiderlin Morgan
Stekelenburg Maarten
Tarashaj Shani
Walsh Liam
Williams Ashley Errol
Williams Joseph Michael

Scholars

Ball Charles Thomas
Baxter Nathan
Bramall Daniel Luke (Offer Contract)
Corke Jordan Robert
Denny Alexander
Duke-McKenna Stephen Winston
Hilton Joseph Robert
Hornby Fraser
Johnson Matthew
Kerr Sidney David Junior
Kiersey Jack Alexander (Offer Contract)
Lavery Shayne Francis (Offer Contract)
Mampala Manasse
Moore Nathan
Murphy Tomas Bernard
Ouzounidis Con
Phillips Kieran James
Scully Thomas

Hull City

Contracts

Annan William John
Barkworth Ellis
Batty Daniel Thomas
Bowen Jarrod
Clackstone Joshua Philip
Clark Max Oliver
Clucas Samuel Raymond
Curry Adam
Davies Curtis
Dawson Michael Richard
Diomande Valentin Adama
(o) Edwards Jonathan Dvonte Offer
Eissa Ahmed Elmehamady
Evandro Goebel
Fleming Brandon James
Grosicki Kamil Pawel
Hamilton Tyler Lee
Henriksen Markus
Hernandez Platero Abel Mathias
Hinchliffe Benjamin Jack
Huddlestone Thomas Andrew
Jakupovic Eldin
Keane William David
Lenihan Brian Patrick
Luer Greg
Maguire Harry
Mannion William John
Marshall David
Mason Ryan Glen
McGregor Allan James
McKenzie Robbie
Meyler David
Odubajo Moses Adeshina Ayoola
Olley Greg Thomas
Ritson Lewis Barry Ryan
Robertson Andrew
(o) Rodgers Harvey James Offer
Weir James Michael

Scholars

Andrew Charlie Alfred
Chadwick William Anthony
Dunkerley Charlie
Holmes Elliot Charles
Kelledy Marc Thomas Michael
Salam Ahmed Mamdoh Abdel
Saltmer Jonathan David
Sheaf Max
Thacker Joshua
Tymon Joshua Lewis
Wilson-Rhiney Mason Alexander

Leicester City

Contracts

Albrighton Marc Kevin
Amartey Daniel
Barnes Harvey Lewis
Benalouane Yohan
Bolkiah Faiq Jefri
(o) Bramley Max Offer
Chilwell Benjamin James
Choudhury Hamza
Debayo Joshua Akinkunmi
Drinkwater Daniel Noel
Elder Callum Roddie
Felix-Eppiah Joshua
Fuchs Christian
Gordon Joshua Luke
Gray Demarai Remelle
Hamer Benjamin John
Huth Robert
Iversen Daniel
James Matthew Lee
Johnson Darnell Tobias Jack
Kapustka Bartosz
King Andrew
(o) Knight Joshua Michael Offer
Lawrence Thomas Morris
Mahrez Riyad
Martis Liandro Rudwendry Felipe
Mendy Nampalys
(o) Moore Elliott Jordan Offer
Morgan Westley Nathan
Musa Ahmed
Muskwe Admiral Dalindlela
Ndidi Onyinye Wilfred
(o) Ndukwu Layton Julius Offer
Okazaki Shinji
Schmeichel Kasper Peter
Simpson Daniel Peter
Slimani Islam
Uche Rubio Raul
Ulloa Fernandez Jose Leonardo
Vardy Jamie
Watts Dylan Billy
Wood Connor
Zieler Ron-Robert

Scholars

Brown Morgan Lea
Dewsbury-Hall Kiernan (Offer Contract)
Edwards-John Kairo
Fielding Thomas Christian
Gill Rubyn
Heaven George William
Keaveny Jozsef Phelim
Leshabela Thakgalo Khanya
Pascanu Alexandru Stefan (Offer Contract)
Sherif Lamine Kaba (Offer Contract)
Tee Conor
Thandi Simranjit Singh
Ughelumba Calvin
Williams Kian
Yates Cameron James (Offer Contract)

Liverpool

Contracts

Adekanye Omobolaji Habeeb
Alexander Arnold Trent
Awoniyi Taiwo
Barbosa De Oliveira Roberto Firmino
Bogdan Adam
Brannagan Cameron
Can Emre
Chirivella Burgos Pedro
Clyne Nathaniel Edwin
Correia Gomes Toni
Coutinho Correia Philippe
Coyle Liam
Dhanda Yan
Ejaria Oviemuno
(o) Firth Andrew Offer
Flanagan Jonathan
Fulton Ryan
Garcia Rey Juan Manuel
George Shamal
Gomez Joseph David
Grabara Kamil
Grujic Marko
Hart Samuel James
Henderson Jordan Brian
Ings Daniel William John
Johnston George
Jones Lloyd Richard
Kane Herbie
Karius Loris
Kelleher Caoimhin
Kent Ryan
Klavan Ragnar
Lallana Adam David
Lennon Brooks
Lovren Dejan
Mane Sadio
Markovic Lazar
Masterson Conor
Matip Job Joel Andre
McAuley Glen
Mignolet Simon
Millar Liam
Milner James Philip
Moreno Perez Alberto
Neves Alves Paulo Manuel
Ojo Oluwaseyi
Origi Divock Okoth
Pezzini Leiva Lucas
Phillips Nathaniel Harry
Randall Connor Steven
Rodrigues De Souza Allan
Sakho Mamadou
Stewart Kevin Linford
Sturridge Daniel
Virtue Thick Matthew Joseph
Ward Daniel
Whelan Corey
Wijnaldum Georginio
Williams Michael Jordan (Extended)
Wilson Harry
Wisdom Andre
Woodburn Benjamin

Scholars

Atherton Daniel
Brewster Rhian
Camacho Rafael Euclides Soares
Driscoll-Glennon Anthony
Hunter Jordan
Lattie Diego Omar
Lewis Adam
(o) Parker Mich’El Offer
Simmonds Okera
Whyte Harvey
Williams Ben

Manchester City

Contracts

Abdelkader Diaz Brahim
(o) Adarabioyo Tosin Offer
Aguero Del Castillo Sergio
Agyepong Thomas
Agyiri Ernest
Ambrose Thierry
Barker Brandon Lee
(o) Boadu-Adjei Denzeil Offer
Bony Wilfried Guemiand
Brattan Nathan Luke
Bravo Munoz Claudio Andres
Bryan Kean Shay
Buckley-Ricketts Isaac
Bytyqi Sinan
Caceres Anthony
Celina Bersant
Davenport Jacob Alexander
De Bruyne Kevin
Dele-Bashiru Ayotomiwa Sherif
Delph Fabian
Denayer Jason
Diallo Sadou
Dilrosun Javairo Joreno Faustino
Duhaney Demeaco
Duran Manuel Agudo
Esmoris Tasende Jose Angel
Facey Shay
Faour Zackarias
Faupala David
Fernandes Cantin Paolo
Fernando De Jesus Gabriel
Garcia Alonso Manuel
Garcia Serrano Aleix
Grimshaw Daniel James
Gundogan Ilkay
Gunn Angus Fraser James
Hart Charles Joseph John
Haug Christian Kjetil
Herrera Ravelo Yangel Clemente
Horsfield James
Humphreys-Grant Cameron
Iheanacho Kelechi
Jimenez Silva David Josue
Kigbu Ahogrenashinme
Kolarov Aleksandar
Kompany Vincent
Kongolo Rodney
Luiz Roza Fernando
Maffeo Becerra Pablo
Mangala Eliaquim
Mari Villar Pablo
Mooy Aaron Frank
Moreno Duran Marlos
Muric Arijanet Anan
Naah Divine Yelsarmba
Nasri Samir
Nemane Aaron Evans
Nmecha Lukas
Ntcham Jules Olivier
Nwakali Chidiebere Chikioke
Oliver Charles William Corrigan
Otamendi Nicolas
Patching William Luke
Reges Fernando Francisco
Roberts Patrick John Joseph
Sane Leroy
Sarmiento Martinez Erik
Smith-Brown Ashley
Sobrino Pozuelo Ruben
Sterling Raheem Shaquille
Stones John
Tanor Collins
(o) Toure Gnegneri Yaya Offer
Unal Enes
(o) Wood Marcus James Offer
Yeboah Yaw
Zinchenko Oleksandr
Zuculini Bruno

Scholars

Blackshaw Lewis Robert (Extended)
Bolton Luke Phillip
Coveney Joseph Charles (Offer Contract)
Foden Philip Walter
Francis Edward Albert
Garre Benjamin Antonio
Gonzalez Lorenzo Jose
Latibeaudiere Joel Owen
Poveda-Ocampo Ian Carlo
Pozo La Rosa Iker
Rosler Colin
Sancho Jadon Malik
Smith Matthew
Sokol Pawel Kazimierz
Wilson Tyreke

Manchester United

Contracts

Bailly Eric Bertrand
Blind Daley
Bohui Joshua Raymond
Boonen Indy Zeb Pepe
Borthwick-Jackson Cameron Jake
Carrick Michael
Castro Pereira Joel Dinis
Chong Tahith
Darmian Matteo
De Gea Quintana David
Dearnley Zachary Harry
Ercolani Luca
Fellaini-Bakkioui Marouane
Fosu-Mensah Evans Timothy Fosu
Gribbin Callum Anthony
Hamilton Ethan Billy
(o) Harrop Joshua Andrew Offer
Henderson Dean Bradley
Herrera Aguera Ander
Hoelgebaum Pereira Andreas Hugo
Januzaj Adnan
(o) Johnstone Max Oliver Offer
Johnstone Samuel Luke
Jones Philip Anthony
Kehinde Tosin Samuel
Kenyon Jake Barry
Lingard Jesse Ellis
Martial Anthony Joran
Mata Garcia Juan Manuel
McIntosh-Buffonge Darren Raekwon
McTominay Scott
Mitchell Demetri Kareem
Mkhitaryan Henrikh
Moutha-Sebtaoui Ilias
(o) O’Hara Kieran Michael Offer
(o) Olosunde Matthew Olawale Offer
Pogba Paul Labile
Poole Regan Leslie
Rashford Marcus
Redmond Devonte Vincent
Riley Joe
Rojo Faustino Marcos Alberto
Romero Sergio German
Rooney Wayne Mark
(o) Scott Charlie Thomas Offer
Shaw Luke Paul Hoare
Smalling Christopher
Tuanzebe Axel
Valencia Mosquera Luis Antonio
Varela Olivera Guillermo
Warren Tyrell Nathaniel
Whelan Callum Tyler
Williams Ro-Shaun Oman
(o) Willock Matthew Offer
Wilson James Antony
Young Ashley Simon

Scholars

Barlow Aidan Will
Barrett Jake George
Burkart Nishan Connell
Dunne Max Edward
Fojticek Alex
Gomes Adilson Angel Abreu de
O’Connor Lee Patrick
Spratt Harry
Tanner George

Middlesbrough

Contracts

Asiedu William Opoku
Bamford Patrick James
Barragan Antonio Juan
Chapman Harrison James
Clayton Adam Stephen
Cook James Michael
Cooke Callum James
Coulson Hayden Ross
Curry Mitchell
De Pena Bonino Carlos Maria
De Roon Marten Elco
De Sart Julien Ariel
Downing Stewart
Elsdon Matthew
Espinosa Zuniga Bernardo Jose
Fischer Viktor
Forshaw Adam
Friend George Andrew Jordan
Fry Dael Jonathan
Fryer Joseph Luke
Gestede Rudy Philippe Michel
Gibson Benjamin James
Guedioura Adlene
Guzan Bradley Edwin
Hegarty Liam Michael
Husband James Andrew
John-Baptiste Alex
Johnson Callum Charles
Leadbitter Grant
Liddle Ben George
McGinley Nathan
Morelli Joao Neto
Osorio Tomas Mejias
Pattison Alexander Antony
Pears Aynsley Alan William
Pereira Da Silva Fabio
Ramirez Pereyra Gaston Exequiel
Rhodes Jordan Luke
Ripley Connor James
Sanchez Ayala Daniel
Soisalo Mikael
Stuani Cristhian Ricardo
Tavernier Marcus Joseph
Tinkler Robbie
Traore Diarra Adama
Valdes Arribas Victor

Scholars

Cooke Liam
Dale Nathan
Guru Nathan
Hemming Zachary
James Bradley David
Lambert Jack
Malley Connor
O’Neill Tyrone
Reading Patrick James (Offer Contract)
Renton Anthony Peter (Offer Contract)
Storey Keiran
Wilson Jay Harry

Southampton

Contracts

Alves Soares Cedric Ricardo
Austin Charlie
Bakary Mohamed Richard
Barnes Marcus Thomas
Bertrand Ryan
Boufal Sofiane
Clasie Jordy
Cook Oliver David Paul
Davis Steven
(o) Flannigan Jake Offer
Forster Fraser Gerard
Freeman Kieran
Gabbiadini Manolo
Gallagher Samuel James
Gardos Florin
Gazzaniga Paulo Dino
Hesketh Jake Alexander
Hojbjerg Pierre Emile Kordt
Johnson Tyreke Martin
Jones Alfie
Latham Kingsley Finn
Lewis Harry Charles John
Little Armani
Long Shane Patrick
McCarthy Alex Simon
McCarthy Jason Sean
McQueen Samuel James
O’Connor Thomas James
O’Driscoll Aaron
Olomola Olufela
Parkes Adam Darren
Pied Jeremy
Redmond Nathan Daniel Jerome
Reed Harrison James
Rodriguez Jay Enriqus
Seager Ryan Paul
Sims Joshua Samuel
Slattery Callum
Smallbone William Anthony Patrick
Stephens Jack
Tadic Dusan
Targett Matthew Robert
(o) Taylor Stuart James Offer
Valery Yan
Van Dijk Virgil
Vidal Oriol Romeu
Vokins Jake
Ward-Prowse James Michael Edward
Wood William Nicholas
Yoshida Maya

Scholars

Afolabi Jonathan
Bradley Green Jamie
Cull Alexander
Cull Benjamin Simon (Extended)
Davis Harrison
Gardner Oliver
Hale Harlem
Hamblin Harry Mark
Klarer Christoph
Mdlalose Siphesihle Thembinkosi (Offer Contract)
Nlundulu Dan (Extended)
Obafemi Michael Oluwadurotimi
Rowthorn Ben John (Offer Contract)
Siu Javen Michael
Tella Nathan (Offer Contract)

Stoke City

Contracts

Abdallah Hakim
Adam Charles Graham
Afellay Ibrahim
Allen Joseph Michael
Arnautovic Marko
Balde Rachid
Banks Lewis (Extended)
Bardsley Phillip Anthony (Extended)
Berahino Saido
Butland Jack
Cameron Geoff Scott
Campbell Tyrese Kai
Cherdieu Andrew
Crouch Peter James
Devlin Jack (Extended)
Diouf Mame Biram
El Ouariachi Choulay Mohamed
Grant Lee Anderson
Greenidge Jordan Neil
Gyollai Daniel
Haugaard Jakob
Hill Ryan
Imbula Wanga Gilbert
(o) Ireland Stephen James Offer
Jarvis Daniel Adam
Johnson Glen McLeod Cooper
Krkic Perez Bojan
Lecygne Eddy
Marques De Almeida Luis
Mato Sanmartin Jose Luis
McJannet Cameron Allan
Muniesa Martinez Marc
Ngoy Bin Cibambi Julien Fontaine
Pieters Erik
Shaqiri Xherdan
Shawcross Ryan James
Shenton Oliver
Sobhi Ramadan
Sorensen Lasse
Souttar Harry
Sweeney Ryan Joseph
Telford Dominic (Extended)
Verlinden Thibaud
Waddington Mark Thomas (Extended)
Walters Jonathan Ronald
Whelan Glenn David
Wollscheid Philipp

Scholars

Allen Mitchell
Ayoola Olusola Adeola (Offer Contract)
Butler James Anthony
Da Silva Monteiro Venancio
Deczki Mate
Diallo Mohamed
Dunwoody Jake (Offer Contract)
Edwards Thomas Adam (Offer Contract)
Jokelainen Niklas Antero
Karamoko Vazoumana
Russo Connor Mickel
Szereto Krisztofer
Twyford Jacob Thomas
Wara Semi Scott

Sunderland

Contracts

Asoro Joel Joshghene
(o) Beadling Thomas Offer
Borini Fabio
Brotherton Sam
Cattermole Lee Barry
Coates Nion Sebastian
Defoe Jermain Colin
Djilobodji El Hadji Papy Mison
Embleton Elliot John
Gamble Owen Jay
Gibson Darron Thomas Daniel
Gooch Lynden Jack
Greenwood Rees
Honeyman George Christopher
(o) Hume Denver Jay Offer
Jones Billy
Khazri Wahbi
Kone Lamine-Gueye
Krusnell Oscar
Ledger Michael
Lens Jeremain
Love Donald Alistair
Maja Joshua Erowoli
Mannone Vito
Matthews Adam James
McNair Patrick James Coleman
Molyneux Luke
Ndong Didier Ibrahim
Nelson Andrew George Robert
Oviedo Jimenez Bryan Josue
Pickford Jordan Lee
Poame Jean-Yves
Robson Ethan
Robson Joshua Paul
Robson Thomas
Rodwell Jack
Simoes Domingues Michael
Storey Alexander Michael
Stryjek Maksymilian
Talbot James
Taylor Brandon Lewis
Watmore Duncan Ian
Woud Michael Cornelis
Wright Daniel

Scholars

Allan Christopher Mark
Bale Adam James
Connelly Lee John
Connolly Jack
Diamond Jack Tyler
Hackett Jake Willis
Hickey Jordan
McAughtrie Fergus David
Mgunga-Kimpioka Benjamin
Patterson Anthony
Young Jacob Matthew

Swansea City

Contracts

Amat Maas Jordi
Ayew Jordan
Barrow Moduo
Bartley Kyle
Bia Bi Botti Boulenin
Birighitti Mark Romano
Blair Ryan Dominic
Britton Leon James
Byers George William
Carroll Thomas James
Cooper Brandon James
Cork Jack Frank Porteous
Cullen Liam Jamie
Davies Keston Ellis
Dulca Marco-Alexandru
Dyer Nathan Antone Jonah
Evans Jack
Evans Keiran
Fabianski Lukasz
Fer Leroy
Fernandez Federico
Fulton Jay
(o) Garrick Jordon D’Andre Offer
Gomis Bafetimbi
Gonzalez Tomas Borja
Gorre Kenji Joel
Grimes Matthew Jacob
James Daniel
Ki Sung Yueng
King Adam
Kingsley Stephen
(o) Lewis Aaron James Offer
Llorente Torres Fernando Javier
Maric Adnan
Mawson Alfie Robert John
McBurnie Oliver
Montero Vite Jefferson Antonio
Narsingh Luciano
Naughton Kyle
Nordfeldt Bo Kristoffer
Olsson Martin Tony Waikwa
Plezier Tom Pieter
Reid Tyler
Roberts Connor Richard Jones
Rodon Joseph Peter
Routledge Wayne Neville Anthony
Sheehan Joshua Luke Monthly
Sigurdsson Gylfi Thor
Tabanou Franck Pascal Paul
(o) Thomas Lewis Rhys Offer
Van Der Hoorn Mike Adrianus Wilhelmus
Zabret Gregor
Zaragoza Angel Rangel

Scholars

Berry Cameron
Blake Matthew
Cabango Benjamin
Cooper Oliver Joseph
Darame Causso (Offer Contract)
Davies Mael Daniel (Offer Contract)
Fox Jack Robert
Hazell Finley Morgan
Jones Jordan Levi
Lang Alex William
Lewis Joe Cameron
Price Thomas Owen
Roberts Matthew Marcus Josef
Williams Rhydian Iolo

Tottenham Hotspur

Contracts

Alderweireld Toby Albertine
Alli Bamidele Jermaine
Amos Luke Ayodele
Austin Brandon Anthony
Bennetts Keanan Chidozie
Bentaleb Nabil
Carter-Vickers Cameron
Davies Benjamin Thomas
Dembele Mousa
Dier Eric Jeremy Edgar
Dinzeyi Jonathan Toko Lema
Duncan Dylan
Edwards Marcus (Extended)
Eriksen Christian
Eyoma Timothy Joel
Fazio Federico
Georgiou Anthony Michael (Extended)
Glover Thomas William
(o) Goddard Cy Offer
Harrison Shayon
Heung-Min Son
Janssen Vincent Petrus Anna
Kane Harry
Lamela Erik
Lloris Hugo
Loft Ryan
Maghoma Christian
Marsh George Owen
McGee Luke Paul
Miller William (Extended)
N’Jie Clinton
Nkoudou Mbida Georges-Kevin
Oakley-Boothe Tashan
Ogilvie Connor Stuart (Extended)
Onomah Joshua
Pritchard Joe Cameron (Extended)
Roles Jack
Rose Daniel Lee
Shashoua Samuel (Extended)
Sissoko Moussa
Sterling Kazaiah
Tanganga Japhat Manzambi
Tracey Shilow (Extended)
Trippier Kieran John
Tsaroulla Nicholas
Vertonghen Jan
Vorm Michel
Walker Kyle Andrew
Walker-Peters Kyle
Walkes Anton
Wanyama Victor
Whiteman Alfie
Wimmer Kevin
Winks Harry

Scholars

Brown Jaden (Extended)
De Bie Jonathan
Freeman Charlie
Griffiths Reo Revaldo
Hinds Tariq Devontae Aaron
Lock Matthew Joseph
Omolabi Moroyin
Reynolds Jamie Joe

Watford

Contracts

Agbo Uche Henry
Amrabat Noureddine
Arlauskis Giedrius
Becerra Maya Juan Camillo
Behrami Valon
Berghuis Steven
Britos Cabrera Miguel Angel
Capoue Etienne
Cathcart Craig George
Charles Ashley James
Cholevas Chose Loint
Deeney Troy Matthew
Djedje Brice Dja
Doucoure Abdoulaye
(o) Eleftheriou Andrew Offer
Estupinan Tenorio Pervis Josue
Folivi Michael Kwaku
Gartside Nathan James
Gomes Heurelho Da Silva
Hoban Thomas Michael
Jakubiak Alexander Louis
Janmaat Daryl
Kabasele Christian
Kaboul Younes
Lewis Dennon Elliot
Mariappa Adrian Joseph
(o) Mason Brandon Alexander Offer
Montenegro Zuniga Eduardo Antonio
Okaka Stefano Chuka
Oulare Mamadou Obbi
Pantilimon Costel Fane
Paredes Reasco Juan Carlos
Penaranda Maestre Adalberto
Pereyra Roberto Maximiliano
Prodl Sebastian
Rowan Charles Alfred
Sesay David Junior Deen
Sinclair Jerome Terence
(o) Stevens Connor John Offer
Suarez Mata Mario
Success Ajayi Isaac
Watson Ben
Zarate Mauro Matias

Scholars

Adedeji Jubril
Cabrera Jesus Cruz
Empson Bradley
Forster Harry James
Huja Marian
Jones Ben Anthony
Kaikay Yazid
Lacy Jamie Sebastian
Mukena Joy-Richard (Offer Contract)
Pereira Dion Enrico (Offer Contract)
Rogers Louis Ronald (Offer Contract)
Ryan Maximillian Medwyn Richard (Offer Contract)
Stray Reece Daniel

West Bromwich Albion

Contracts

Brunt Christopher
Campbell Tahvon (Extended)
Chadli Nacer
Dawson Craig
Donnellan Shaun (Extended)
Edwards Kyle Hakeem (Extended)
Evans Jonathan Grant
Field Samuel
Fitzwater Jack Joseph (Extended)
Foster Ben
Gardner Craig
Howkins Kyle
Keranovic Jasmin (Offer)
Leko Jonathan Kisolokele
Livermore Jake Cyril
McAuley Gareth Gerald
McClean James Joseph
McCourt Robbie
McManaman Callum Henry
Morrison James Clark
Myhill Glyn Oliver
Nyom Allan
O’Shea Dara
Palmer Alexander
Phillips Matthew
Roberts Tyler
Robson-Kanu Thomas Hal
Rondon Jose Solomon
(o) Ross Ethan Walker Offer
Wilson Kane
Yacob Claudio

Scholars

Artymatas Panagiotis
Biddle Bobbie
Bradley Alex (Offer Contract)
Chambers Maurice Jack
Clayton-Phillips Nicholas
Hall Myles
Harper Rekeem
Healy Kevin
Holsgrove Kieran
House Bradley Roy (Offer Contract)
McCourt Jack
Melbourne Max (Offer Contract)
Meredith Daniel William
Morrison Taylor
Morton Callum Damian Peter
Pierce Evan (Offer Contract)
Przybek Adam
Soleman Aram
Wilding Samuel

West Ham United

Contracts

Akinola Olatunji Oluwasehun
Antonio Michail Gregory
Ayew Andre Morgan Rami
Browne Marcus Alexander
Burke Reece
Byram Samuel Mark
Carroll Andrew Thomas
Collins James Michael
Cresswell Aaron
Cullen Joshua Jon
Diangana Grady
Dobson George David
Feghouli Sofiane
Fernandes Ribeiro Edimilson
Fletcher Ashley Michael
Fonte Jose Miguel
Gordon Jaanai Derece
Hector-Ingram Jahmal Justin
Hendrie Stephen
Henry Doneil Jor-Dee Ashley
Holland Nathan Elliot
Kemp Daniel
Kouyate Cheikhou
Lanzini Manuel
Makasi Kusu Moses
Martinez Lopez Antonio
Masuaku Kawela Fuka-Arthur
Neufville Vashon
Noble Mark James
Nordtveit Havard
Obiang Avomo Pedro Mba
Ogbonna Obinze Angelo
Oxford Reece Joel
Pask Joshua David
Pike Alexander George (Extended)
Powell Joe
Quina Domingos
Randolph Darren Edward Andrew
Reid Winston Wiremu
Rice Declan
Sakho Diafra
Samuelsen Martin
San Miguel Del Castillo Adrian
Scully Anthony Richard
Snodgrass Robert
Spiegel Raphael Simon
Sylvestre Noha
Trott Nathan Wallace Newman
Valencia Lastra Enner Remberto

Scholars

Barrett Mason
Coventry Conor
Hamilton Malyk
Henry Korrey
Johnson Benjamin
Lewis Alfie
Longelo-Mbule Rosaire
Matrevics Rihards (Extended)
Wells Ben

Transfer Rumor Roundup: Lemar to Arsenal; Aubameyang to China

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According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal are close to signing Monaco and France winger Thomas Lemar, 21, for $42 million.

Lemar shone for the French champions last season and will have already endeared himself to Gunners fans after scoring home and away against Tottenham Hotspur in the UEFA Champions League group stage last season, as Monaco reached the semifinals.

With Kylian Mbappe, Bernardo Silva and Radamel Falcao getting plenty of the headlines, Lemar’s displays flew under the radar. It seems like Arsene Weneger was watching.

Lemar scored 14 goals and added 17 assists in 55 games for Monaco last season and his intelligent wing-play could help freshen up Arsenal’s attack. Per the report, swapping Champions League action for the Europa League with Arsenal is not a problem for Lemar who broke into the French national team back in November.

Able to play on either wing or centrally, Lemar’s ability to possess the ball as well as find pockets of space behind full backs suggest he’d be a good fit for the Gunners. Would his arrival mean the end for Theo Walcott, Olivier Giroud or others?


Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is being linked with a move to Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjian.

Reports in multiple outlets stated that the Borussia Dortmund striker, 28, could be heading to China in the next few days for a fee of $91.9 million with the Gabon international set to earn an incredible $33.6 million a year in wages.

Aubameyang posted a cryptic message on his Instagram account on Tuesday stating he was “ready for new adventures” and it appears he is the latest high-profile name to leave Europe for China.

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The Bundesliga golden-boot winner for 2016-17 (he had 31 goals in 32 games) has scored 120 goals in 189 games for Dortmund since joining from Saint-Etienne in 2013. That form led to reports that Liverpool, Man City and Paris Saint-Germain were all prepared to offer big money to sign the lanky forward this summer, but none of those clubs can compete with the huge sums on offer from Tianjin.

Southampton’s days of selling over?

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Southampton are no longer a selling club. At least, not right now.

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Executive Director Les Reed told Sky Sports in the UK that Saints will not be selling Virgil Van Dijk or Cedric Soares this summer, despite constant reports linking the duo with a move away from St Mary’s.

Speaking about the “bold” decision to fire Claude Puel and hire Mauricio Pellegrino over the summer, the main decision maker at Southampton said he hoped hiring Argentine coach Pellegrino would bring “stability” to the club which has so often lost star names since returning to the PL in 2012.

Reed further reinforced Saints’ solid stance that no stars will depart this summer, starting with Van Dijk and Soares.

“None of those players are for sale. I can’t make it any plainer than that and that’s the way we mean to go forward,” Reed said. “We built this squad over some time and think we have a strong squad. We will fine-tune it but, other than that, we are looking forward to a very competitive season next year and we plan to go forward on that basis. There may be players that go on the basis it is the right thing for them and the club at that given time, but we don’t expect that to be wholesale and this is simply doing sound business in the transfer window.”

The main thing for teams like Southampton is that selling players will no longer significantly boost their financial power. After finishing in the top eight of the Premier League in each of the past four seasons, plus having long-term deals with Under Armour, Virgin Media and many other sponsors, they’re set up to try and compete with the PL’s elite, as are each team who have benefited from the huge financial deals the PL have enjoyed over the past few years.

Plus, they are still in negotiations with Chinese investors Lander Sports about majority ownership potentially switching from the Liebherr family to give them more funds to invest in their squad. Saints believe they are ready to kick on to the next stage and aren’t willing to give up any more of their gems.

ProSoccerTalk spoke with Saints chairman Ralph Krueger in May and he was pleased to see several of Saints’ current stars locked down to new contract — Van Dijk, Oriol Romeu, Ryan Bertrand, James Ward-Prowse and Fraser Forster all have new long-term deals — and insisted nobody needed to be sold. Saints have said this in the past but this time it feels a little different, and more serious.

After making princely sums for Sadio Mane, Adam Lallana, Dejan Lovren, Luke Shaw and Morgan Schneiderlin in the past, plus moving on Nathaniel Clyne, Victor Wanyama and Graziano Pelle who were entering the final year of their contracts for sizable fees, Saints have a reputation as being an easy target for the PL’s top six to buy from.

Yet, with Liverpool forced to apologize after their alleged illegal pursuit of Saints’ star man and captain Van Dijk earlier this month, it appears the South Coast club is getting serious about their best players not being unsettled and remaining at Southampton. Van Dijk’s transfer value is set to be north of $75 million, and it now appears that Southampton will turn down any offer for their classy Dutch center back. That’s a huge shift in club policy, with Saints labeled a selling club for much of their recent history as Alan Shearer, Theo Walcott, Gareth Bale and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain are just a few of the star names who moved on from Saints in the past.

Whether or not this new policy can help them break through the glass-ceiling of sixth place (where they finished in 2015-16) and challenge regularly for a European spot remains to be seen, but after years of making big profits on their best players Southampton finally seem to be putting a halt to moving on stars consistently and replacing them with plenty of new gems each season.

That model has worked well for them financially, but last season’s regression — despite reaching the EFL Cup Final and having a Europa League campaign to negotiate they still finished eighth in the PL, but totaled 17 fewer points compared to their previous campaign — suggests they’re at a crucial point in their plans to become a regular contender to push into the top six.

Delivering Europa League action each season is the aim and Pellegrino will have a tough enough task to achieve that in his first season coaching in England.

That said, his task will be made much easier if Van Dijk, Soares and Co. do stick around as Southampton state they will.

Report: Wesley Sneijder close to LAFC move

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Dutch legend Wesley Sneijder is close to signing for Los Angeles FC.

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A report from ESPN states that Sneijder, 33, will sign a two-year deal with LAFC and become a Designated Player for the team who will enter Major League Soccer in 2018.

Per the report, Sneijder has been offered a deal worth $3.5 million a year to join LAFC and he would link up with the squad in January 2018 ahead of their debut season in MLS.

Having a star of Sneijder’s size will certainly attracted plenty more interest in LAFC, plus he’s still a mainstay for the Dutch national team as he has 131 caps with 31 goals for the Oranje and his quality as a deep-lying playmaker is undisputed.

The former UEFA Champions League winner has enjoyed an illustrious career in Europe, winning trophies at Ajax, Real Madrid, Inter and Galatasaray. He won the UCL with Inter in 2010 as he was a pivotal part of Jose Mourinho’s treble-winning team. Sneijder has spent the past five seasons playing in Turkey for giants Galatasaray.

Sneijder would become LAFC’s first DP signing and although the newly-formed club do not yet have a head coach, who wouldn’t want to work with Sneijder in MLS?

With the Banc of California Stadium set to be ready for the start of the 2018 MLS season, excitement is building in LA.

Sneijder’s arrival would help that grow further as one of the premier playmakers of the past decade will get to strut his stuff in MLS. Whether he turns out to be as influential a DP as the likes of David Villa or Kaka remains to be seen, but LAFC are clearly willing to back up their grand plans with grand signings.

Six charged over Hillsborough disaster

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Six individuals, including four former members of the South Yorkshire Police (SYP), have been charged over the Hillsborough disaster in 1989 which left 96 Liverpool fans dead.

Former SYP Chief Superintendent David Duckenfield, who was the match commander of the FA Cup semifinal which saw 96 fans crushed to death, will face charges of manslaughter by gross negligence of 95 of the victims. For legal reasons Duckenfield has not been charged over the death of the 96th victim, Tony Bland, who died four years after the tragedy.

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) must apply to the High Court to lift an order imposed on Duckenfield after he was prosecuted privately in 1999. That must be removed before he can be charged with 95 cases of manslaughter.

Families of the victims gathered in Warrington, England on Wednesday and were told about the charges by the CPS, who later released the following statement.

Other individuals who will be prosecuted include the former Chief Constable of Merseyside and West Yorkshire police, Sir Norman Bettison, who is facing four charges misconduct in office following the disaster, while former SYP Chief Superintendent Donald Denton and SYP Detective Chief Inspector Alan Foster have both been charged with perverting the course of justice.

Former Sheffield Wednesday chief executive and designated safety officer Graham Mackrell has been charged with breaching the terms of the stadium’s safety certificate and failing to take reasonable care under the the Health and Safety at Work act, plus SYP solicitor, Peter Metcalf, has also been charged.

The families of those who perished at the Leppings Lane end of Hillsborough over 28 years ago have fought for justice ever since with Liverpool Football Club and the wider soccer community supporting the families in their battle.

From 1991 until 2014 they struggled to cope with the cost of a lengthy legal battle, but that all changed as the UK government have funded the legal costs for all the victims families with the total investigation now spanning four-and-a-half years and costing over $128.2 million.

Last April a verdict of “unlawful killing” was reached for the 96 victims after a new inquest was launched into the deaths following the original verdict from 1991 being quashed by the High Court in 2012 after a report from the Hillsborough Independent Panel.

The new inquest then prompted a new police criminal investigation as Operation Resolve was set up to determine what led up to the deadly crush, and the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) then investigated what happened after the tragedy and allegations that SYP had perverted the court of justice and tried to cover up their own responsibility.

The defendants, apart from Duckenfield, will appear in Warrington Magistrates Court on Aug. 9.