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#Done Deal

# done-deal - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Ospreys pull off significant coup with signing of George North
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Ospreys pull off significant coup with signing of George North

Apr 25th 2018, 2:30 PM 9,108 Views 13 Comments

It’s official: the 26-year-old will play at the Liberty Stadium next season.

# done-deal - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Wales wing Cuthbert signs for Exeter and rules himself out of international selection
# Surprise Move
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# Surprise Move

Wales wing Cuthbert signs for Exeter and rules himself out of international selection

Mar 27th 2018, 10:35 AM 12,189 Views 13 Comments

The British and Irish Lion has agreed a three-year deal to join the Premiership champions at the end of the season.

# done-deal - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Iain Henderson commits long-term future to Ulster and Ireland
# Pen To Paper
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# Pen To Paper

Iain Henderson commits long-term future to Ulster and Ireland

Mar 20th 2018, 3:07 PM 8,797 Views 18 Comments

The IRFU will be relieved to have secured the services of the second row for a further three years.

# done-deal - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Arsenal complete €63.75m Aubameyang transfer from Borussia Dortmund
# Deadline Day
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# Deadline Day

Arsenal complete €63.75m Aubameyang transfer from Borussia Dortmund

Jan 31st 2018, 11:15 AM 18,753 Views 56 Comments

The Gabonese striker will link up with former team-mate Henrikh Mkhitaryan at the Gunners.

# done-deal - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Chelsea bolster their defence with signing of Brazilian left-back from Roma
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# Done Deal

Chelsea bolster their defence with signing of Brazilian left-back from Roma

Jan 30th 2018, 10:20 PM 10,545 Views 7 Comments

Emerson Palmieri becomes Conte’s second signing of the window.

# done-deal - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Former Brazil and Man City striker Robinho joins Turkish club despite rape conviction
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# Done Deal

Former Brazil and Man City striker Robinho joins Turkish club despite rape conviction

Jan 23rd 2018, 7:35 PM 11,135 Views 0 Comments

The sentence is suspended while appeals take place.

# done-deal - Monday 22 January, 2018

'He has shown this season how important he is to the team' - Man City get De Bruyne boost
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# Done Deal

'He has shown this season how important he is to the team' - Man City get De Bruyne boost

Jan 22nd 2018, 6:21 PM 5,095 Views 16 Comments

The Belgian international’s new deal doesn’t expire until 2023.

# done-deal - Friday 19 January, 2018

Liverpool miss out as Germany star agrees to join Bayern Munich
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# Done Deal

Liverpool miss out as Germany star agrees to join Bayern Munich

Jan 19th 2018, 11:31 AM 7,241 Views 10 Comments

Leon Goretzka has scored six goals in 12 appearances for his country.

# done-deal - Monday 8 January, 2018

Coutinho's Barcelona career delayed by thigh injury as he signs five-and-a-half year deal
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# Done Deal

Coutinho's Barcelona career delayed by thigh injury as he signs five-and-a-half year deal

Jan 8th 2018, 12:20 PM 6,719 Views 22 Comments

The Brazilian is set to be out of action for another three weeks.

# done-deal - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Pep in their step: Man City open up largest margin at Christmas in English top-flight history
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# Done Deal

Pep in their step: Man City open up largest margin at Christmas in English top-flight history

Dec 24th 2017, 12:33 AM 8,241 Views 18 Comments

Their lead at the top of the Premier League is now a whopping 13 points.

# done-deal - Thursday 21 December, 2017

'My intention was always to stay': CJ Stander signs new IRFU contract
# Staying Put
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# Staying Put

'My intention was always to stay': CJ Stander signs new IRFU contract

Dec 21st 2017, 11:35 AM 37,893 Views 110 Comments

The number eight has committed his future to Munster by signing a new three-year central contract.

Bayern Munich complete €13 million signing of German striker
# Christmas Shopping
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# Christmas Shopping

Bayern Munich complete €13 million signing of German striker

Dec 21st 2017, 10:04 AM 13,686 Views 8 Comments

Wagner will arrive at Bayern in January after the Bundesliga champions announced a two-and-a-half-year deal on Thursday.

# done-deal - Friday 15 December, 2017

Staying put! Peter O'Mahony ends speculation over future by signing new IRFU contract
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# Done Deal

Staying put! Peter O'Mahony ends speculation over future by signing new IRFU contract

Dec 15th 2017, 5:00 PM 34,484 Views 82 Comments

The Munster captain had been heavily linked with a move to France or England but has put pen-to-paper on a new three-year national contract.

# done-deal - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'The club wants to go places and I'm in the same boat' - The AFL's latest Irish import
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# Done Deal

'The club wants to go places and I'm in the same boat' - The AFL's latest Irish import

Nov 21st 2017, 10:57 AM 7,857 Views 3 Comments

Galway’s Cillian McDaid has signed for Melbourne side Carlton.

# done-deal - Monday 13 November, 2017

Cork City's recruitment drive continues with the capture of Candystripes defender
# Strength In Depth
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# Strength In Depth

Cork City's recruitment drive continues with the capture of Candystripes defender

Nov 13th 2017, 4:04 PM 5,277 Views 5 Comments

Aaron Barry is the latest player to sign up with the double-winners.

# done-deal - Monday 30 October, 2017

Replica of Ghostbusters Cadillac up for grabs
# Who You Gonna Call?
# Who You Gonna Call?

Replica of Ghostbusters Cadillac up for grabs

Oct 30th 2017, 5:03 PM 12,422 Views 10 Comments

The car is based on the car from the recent 2016 movie directed starring Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig.

# done-deal - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Rhys Webb signs three-year deal with Toulon, but he'll still be available to play for Wales
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Rhys Webb signs three-year deal with Toulon, but he'll still be available to play for Wales

Oct 10th 2017, 6:57 PM 8,435 Views 11 Comments

The Lions scrum-half last week announced he was leaving Ospreys next season.

# done-deal - Monday 2 October, 2017

Irish lock Beirne turns down 'very good' contract offer from Scarlets to return home
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Irish lock Beirne turns down 'very good' contract offer from Scarlets to return home

Oct 2nd 2017, 3:35 PM 16,321 Views 44 Comments

The 25-year-old will join Munster from next season.

# done-deal - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Coming home: Diego Costa completes £58 million transfer from Chelsea to Atletico
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# Done Deal

Coming home: Diego Costa completes £58 million transfer from Chelsea to Atletico

Sep 26th 2017, 9:12 PM 7,168 Views 5 Comments

The Spain striker has officially finalised his move but can’t play for Atleti until January because of their transfer ban.

# done-deal - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Signed up! Simeone commits to Atletico Madrid until 2020
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Signed up! Simeone commits to Atletico Madrid until 2020

Sep 5th 2017, 11:55 AM 2,832 Views 5 Comments

The Argentine has led Atletico to one of the most successful eras in the club’s history.

# done-deal - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Done deal: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's €38 million switch to Liverpool confirmed
# Pastures New
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# Pastures New

Done deal: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's €38 million switch to Liverpool confirmed

Aug 31st 2017, 12:24 PM 17,570 Views 65 Comments

The 24-year-old midfielder has joined the Reds from Arsenal on Deadline Day.

# done-deal - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Spurs snap up Argentine defender Juan Foyth
# Signed Sealed Delivered
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# Signed Sealed Delivered

Spurs snap up Argentine defender Juan Foyth

Aug 30th 2017, 7:33 PM 6,459 Views 6 Comments

The centre-half, who was a target for PSG, has completed his move from Estudiantes.

# done-deal - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Liverpool confirm club record deal to bring Naby Keita to Anfield in 2018
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Liverpool confirm club record deal to bring Naby Keita to Anfield in 2018

Aug 29th 2017, 8:15 AM 7,729 Views 28 Comments

The Guinea international will officially join the club in 1 July 2018.

# done-deal - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Southampton pay €16.4 million for Lazio defender
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Southampton pay €16.4 million for Lazio defender

Aug 22nd 2017, 11:10 PM 7,553 Views 4 Comments

Wesley Hoedt has agreed a five-year deal with the Premier League club

# done-deal - Thursday 3 August, 2017

It's official! Paris Saint-Germain smash the world record with €222m Neymar transfer
# Mad Money
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# Mad Money

It's official! Paris Saint-Germain smash the world record with €222m Neymar transfer

Aug 3rd 2017, 9:00 PM 30,728 Views 80 Comments

The Brazilian superstar arrives from Barcelona on a five-year deal.

# done-deal - Monday 31 July, 2017

Manchester United confirm Nemanja Matic signing
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Manchester United confirm Nemanja Matic signing

Jul 31st 2017, 4:12 PM 15,784 Views 78 Comments

The 28-year old signs from Chelsea.

# done-deal - Friday 21 July, 2017

Confirmed: Alvaro Morata is a Chelsea player after club-record £70m deal
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# Done Deal

Confirmed: Alvaro Morata is a Chelsea player after club-record £70m deal

Jul 21st 2017, 6:59 PM 7,461 Views 23 Comments

The 24-year-old had been heavily linked with a move to Manchester united earlier in the summer.

Liverpool seal €9 million deal for left-back Robertson
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# Done Deal

Liverpool seal €9 million deal for left-back Robertson

Jul 21st 2017, 5:36 PM 10,054 Views 32 Comments

The Scottish international moves to Anfield after three years at Hull.

# done-deal - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Joe Hart looks to resurrect career after sealing loan move to West Ham
# The Joe Show
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# The Joe Show

Joe Hart looks to resurrect career after sealing loan move to West Ham

Jul 18th 2017, 5:31 PM 6,133 Views 23 Comments

The England ‘keeper says he cannot wait to play in the Premier League again.

# done-deal - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Ireland's Aiden McGeady makes permanent move to the Championship
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# Done Deal

Ireland's Aiden McGeady makes permanent move to the Championship

Jul 13th 2017, 8:56 PM 12,953 Views 8 Comments

The Irish international has left Everton to join Sunderland.

Cheetahs CEO all but confirms team's addition to PRO12 rugby
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Cheetahs CEO all but confirms team's addition to PRO12 rugby

Jul 13th 2017, 6:17 PM 16,265 Views 37 Comments

Harold Verster says we could hear an announcement regarding the PRO12′s mooted expansion as soon as Saturday.

# done-deal - Monday 10 July, 2017

Liverpool complete signing of England U20 star from Chelsea
# New Arrival
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# New Arrival

Liverpool complete signing of England U20 star from Chelsea

Jul 10th 2017, 9:53 PM 13,205 Views 7 Comments

Dominic Solanke could cost the Reds up to €11 million.

Done deal: Romelu Lukaku has officially signed for Manchester United
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Done deal: Romelu Lukaku has officially signed for Manchester United

Jul 10th 2017, 5:30 PM 13,258 Views 48 Comments

The 24-year-old has signed a five year contract.

# done-deal - Saturday 8 July, 2017

It's happening! Man United agree fee with Everton for Romelu Lukaku
# Done Deal?
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# Done Deal?

It's happening! Man United agree fee with Everton for Romelu Lukaku

Jul 8th 2017, 8:14 AM 10,554 Views 75 Comments

The striker looks like he’s on his way to Old Trafford.

# done-deal - Friday 7 July, 2017

Signed, sealed and delivered! Jon Walters is off to join the Irish contingent at Burnley
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Signed, sealed and delivered! Jon Walters is off to join the Irish contingent at Burnley

Jul 7th 2017, 6:46 PM 7,652 Views 9 Comments

The Ireland international leaves Stoke after seven years.

# done-deal - Friday 30 June, 2017

O'Shea signs new deal and Borini leaves for Milan as Sunderland begin life under Grayson
# Black Cats
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# Black Cats

O'Shea signs new deal and Borini leaves for Milan as Sunderland begin life under Grayson

Jun 30th 2017, 7:01 PM 8,344 Views 8 Comments

The Ireland international has penned a new one-year contract, while Borini heads to AC Milan on loan.

# done-deal - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Man United complete deal to make Swedish defender their first summer signing
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Man United complete deal to make Swedish defender their first summer signing

Jun 14th 2017, 7:20 PM 12,148 Views 30 Comments

Victor Lindelof moves to Old Trafford from Benfica.

# done-deal - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Manchester City sign Benfica keeper Ederson for €40m
# On Your Ederson
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# On Your Ederson

Manchester City sign Benfica keeper Ederson for €40m

Jun 8th 2017, 10:29 AM 5,163 Views 11 Comments

The Brazilian will join the club on 1 July.

# done-deal - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Dortmund pay €10 million to win the race for Liverpool-linked Dahoud
# One To Watch
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# One To Watch

Dortmund pay €10 million to win the race for Liverpool-linked Dahoud

Mar 30th 2017, 9:05 PM 9,844 Views 15 Comments

The Germany U21 international had been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League, but he will be remaining in the Bundesliga.

# done-deal - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Your random transfer of the day: ex-Chelsea midfielder Essien moves to Indonesia
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Your random transfer of the day: ex-Chelsea midfielder Essien moves to Indonesia

Mar 14th 2017, 1:04 PM 7,809 Views 3 Comments

The 34-year-old has found a new club after leaving Panathinaikos last September.