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Quique Sanchez Flores right to turn down Stoke City

Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores has thanked the club for supporting him around the speculation linking him with the Stoke City job. The former Watford coach was heavily linked with a move to the Premier League side last week, but several meetings with his current club and the English side led him to remain in Spain. Having seen Paul Lambert be installed as boss at the Britannia stadium following his decision not to take the job, Flores played a massive part in Espanyol’s 1-0 Copa del Rey win over Barcelona…

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Quique Sanchez Flores staying at Espanyol

Espanyol manager Quique Sanchez Flores has ended rumors linking him to the vacant Stoke City job, announcing that he will still be Espanyol head coach come the end of the season. The former Watford boss has been linked with Stoke City job since Mark Hughes was sacked by the club last week and was reported to be Stoke’s first choice for the job, however, the move now looks dead in the water with Flores announcing in Saturday’s press conference that he would not be leaving the club. Espanyol currently sit…

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Global News 

Quique Sanchez Flores quiet on Stoke City job offer

Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores has refused to discuss a potential switch back to England football with Stoke City. The Spanish coach has been hotly tipped to replace former Barcelona midfielder Mark Hughes after he was sacked earlier this week. Hughes was let go after a dismal run of results and it has emerged that the Espanyol gaffer is their preferred choice over Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane, who have also been linked. Reports in English media claim talks have already begun between QSF and the Premier League side, with Spanish…

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Stoke City want Espanyol’s Quique Sanchez Flores

English Premier League side Stoke City want Espanyol manager Quique Sanchez Flores to replace the sacked Mark Hughes. Hughes was let go last week and it has emerged that the Esapnyol gaffer is their preferred choice. Martin O’Neill was also mentioned but a Stoke City representative has already met QSF and, according to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague, he has until Friday to decide if he wants the job. Flores has been at the RCDE Stadium since leaving Watford in 2016 but may be interested in a move back to…

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Jese Rodriguez on verge of Las Palmas return

Premier League side Stoke City have been contacted by Las Palmas, who want to cancel the loan deal of Jese Rodriguez. The 24-year-old spent the second half of last season with the Gran Canarian club on a loan deal from Paris Saint Germain, whom he joined from Real Madrid. After returning back to PSG over the summer, he was once again deemed surplus to requirements and sent out on loan to Stoke. However, the former Spanish international has scored once and featured just nine times for the Potters, whom Las…

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Stoke City contacted as Las Palmas want Jese back

Premier League side Stoke City have been contacted by Las Palmas, who want to cancel the loan deal of Jese Rodriguez. The 24-year-old spent the second half of last season with the Gran Canarian club on a loan deal from Paris Saint Germain, whom he joined from Real Madrid. After returning back to PSG over the summer, he was once again deemed surplus to requirements and sent out on loan to Stoke. However, the former Spanish international has scored once and featured just nine times for the Potters, whom Las…

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Alaves to sign Stoke City forward Bojan on loan

Alaves are set to sign Stoke City forward Bojan Krkic on a season long loan, according to various reports. Reports in Spanish and English press claim that the former Barcelona forward will complete a season-long loan to the Basque side, despite interest from Las Palmas – who have now turned their attention to Loic Remy, with a deal almost done for the Chelsea striker. Bojan spent last season away from the Britannia stadium with German side Mainz to gain regular playing time following omission from Mark Hughes’ starting eleven. Having returned…

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Rémy deal has complications as Bojan is linked with Las Palmas

The supposed arrival of French forward Loïc Rémy to Las Palmas has encountered a problem with Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez extremely keen to take the striker to Tyneside. After the departure of Kevin Prince Boateng, the yellows have been making moves for a new striker with Rémy the top target. It is believed that the Canarian side are waiting on him to terminate his contract from Chelsea before swooping in however it will be a race against Benitez to speak to the Frenchman first to try an agree on a…

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Global News 

Joselu out, Jese Rodriguez in at Stoke City

Stoke City have sold Joselu to Newcastle United and replaced him with Jese Rodriguez on loan from Paris Saint Germain. Sky Sports News were first to report that former Deportivo man Joselu underwent a medical on Tyneside and a move has now been completed, seeing him join Rafael Benitez’s side in a deal worth £5m. Joselu spent last season on loan at Depor from Stoke, where he scored five goals in 20 appearances for the club. Joselu joins new arrivals Florian Lejeune, Jacob Murphy, Javier Manquillo and Christian Atsu, whilst Mikel Merino…

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Joselu completes Newcastle medical ahead of £5m move

Stoke striker Joselu has completed a medical and agreed terms with Newcastle United, according to reports. The Spanish forward is set to join Rafael Benitez’s Newcastle side this summer and become their sixth arrival following successful promotion back to the Premier League. The 27-year-old has been linked since Stoke City told him to seek another club, following their interest and offer for Paris Saint Germain striker Jese Rodriguez. Sky Sports News have reported that the striker has undergone a medical on Tyneside and personal terms have been agreed by all parties. Joselu spent last…

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