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Hello and welcome to our Huddersfield Town live blog for Wednesday, June 6.

Despite the close season being well underway, there is plenty to talk about with clubs already making a number of signings this transfer window.

After making their first purchase last week with Leicester City goalkeeper Ben Hamer's arrival at the John Smith's Stadium, the Terriers could now finalise a deal for Ramadan Sobhi from Stoke City in the next day or so.

Elsewhere, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with a move for Manchester United youngster Anthony Martial who was left out of France's 23-man World Cup squad.

And with just over a week to go, the excitement is building for not only the start of that tournament but also the publication of next season's football fixtures.

Stick with us here for all the latest news and rumours regarding Town, with the transfer window now open to Premier League clubs.

Town Transfer Overview...

All the players Huddersfield Town have been credibly linked with, rated and reviewed - who would you like to see at the club next season?

Who will Huddersfield Town be signing during this Summer's Transfer Window?
Who will Huddersfield Town be signing during this Summer's Transfer Window?

PSG wonderkid joins Arsenal

Arsenal have signed 17-year-old midfielder Yacine Adli for a compensation fee of £223,000, according to Goal.


The teenager rejected a contract offer to stay at Paris Saint-Germain after being persuaded by new Gunners head coach Unai Emery to join him in London.

Terry to link up with Lampard at Derby County?

The new Derby boss plans to bring him in as skipper if Curtis Davies leaves the club, that’s according to the Mirror.

Can’t say anyone’s surprised to be honest.

Diogo Dalot joins Manchester United

Barnsley appoint German boss

Barnsley FC have appointed a German from the same neck of the wald as David Wagner.

Daniel Stendel, 44, is from Frankfurt and has been out of work since he was sacked as manger of Hannover 96 in March 2017.

But he now takes on Barnsley who are looking for automatic promotion back to the Championship following their relegation last year.

A statement from the club read:

“A new era has dawned upon Oakwell as the Club look to have a strong season in Sky Bet League One with the goal of automatic promotion back to the Championship.

“A Head Coach with a clear strategy and philosophy has been identified in order to express the desire of the board, the players and the fans of Barnsley Football Club.”

Barnsley FC announce the appointment of new head coach Daniel Stendel (right)
Barnsley FC announce the appointment of new head coach Daniel Stendel (right)

Man City make second bid for Jorginho

A new £42m bid has been tabled by the champions, according to various sources.

Jorginho in action for Italy
Jorginho in action for Italy

Town survival gives Aaron Mooy World Cup boost

Aaron Mooy (left) of Huddersfield Town trains with Australia in Turkey ahead of the World Cup
Aaron Mooy (left) of Huddersfield Town trains with Australia in Turkey ahead of the World Cup

Mooy said:


“Definitely it gives me a lift that Huddersfield are still in the Premier League. I didn’t want to be going into the World Cup going down.


“Staying up is an amazing achievement for the club and I can now go to the World Cup free of mind and have a real go. This is what I dreamed of as a kid, pretty much, playing in the top league and going to a World Cup.”



Full story here...

Jonny Evans on the move

Leicester have opened up talks with the Northern Ireland international Jonny Evans, according to the Mirror.

The relegated club captain is set to leave the Baggies due to a £3million release clause in his contract.

West Bromwich Albion's Jonny Evans
West Bromwich Albion's Jonny Evans

Aston Villa up for sale?

Villa owner Dr Tony Xia could be forced to sell the club after failing to gain promotion to the Premier League. The Championship side are in the midst of a financial meltdown and suspended CEO Keith Wyness yesterday.

Aston Villa owner and chairman Dr Tony Xia
Aston Villa owner and chairman Dr Tony Xia

Any Villa players you would take at Town?

New Chelsea manager inbound

The Blues are close to appointing the former France and Paris St-Germain coach Laurent Blanc to replace Antonio Conte, according to the Express.

Former Paris St-German Laurent Blanc
Former Paris St-German Laurent Blanc (Image: Manchester Evening News)

Huddersfield Town Youngster Extends Stay

Huddersfield Town have confirmed youngster Rarmani Edmonds-Green has extended his contract at the club.

The 19 year-old centre-back has signed a one year deal, keeping him with the Terriers until the summer of 2019.

Town also has the option to extend his stay into the 2019/20 season with the player making 27 appearances for Mark Hudson’s Under 23 side last term.

Hailing from Peckham in London, Rarmani officially joined the club on his 17th birthday and has previously captained the Under-18s as well.

Rarmani Edmonds-Green in action for Huddersfield Town Under 18s against Burnley at PPG Canalside.
Rarmani Edmonds-Green in action for Huddersfield Town Under 18s against Burnley at PPG Canalside.

Conte Out/Blanc In?

Chelsea are said to be close to replacing Antonio Conte with former Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc, according to the Daily Express.

Chelsea FC boss Antonio Conte gives his team instructions during the Premier League match against Huddersfield Town.
Chelsea FC boss Antonio Conte gives his team instructions during the Premier League match against Huddersfield Town.

Bizarre...

Stoke City are closing in on a surprise move for Benik Afobe - less than a week after he joined Wolves.

The striker is likely to move to the bet365 Stadium for around £12m and help spearhead the Potters’ promotion challenge - having only joined Wolverhampton Wanderers on Friday after they triggered an option in his loan deal to buy him from AFC Bournemouth for £10m.

Afobe scored six goals in 17 appearances for Wolves after returning on loan in January as the club won the SkyBet Championship title.

The 25-year-old initially left Molineux for Bournemouth for £10m in 2016 having scored 22 goals in 46 league games.

Wolverhampton Wanderers' Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during a Capital One Cup, First Round tie in August 2015.
Wolverhampton Wanderers' Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during a Capital One Cup, First Round tie in August 2015.

Rondon Gone?

Another striker who could be making a move over the summer is Salomon Rondon, who is eyeing a departure from relegated West Bromwich Albion according to the Daily Mirror.

Chelsea, Tottenham and West Ham are all interested in signing the Venezuelan the paper said.

West Brom vs Huddersfield Town Premier League, 24.02.18: WBA's Salomon Rondon takes a shot.
West Brom vs Huddersfield Town Premier League, 24.02.18: WBA's Salomon Rondon takes a shot.

Ramadan Sobhi - a Stoke City fan perspective

Have a look at what Dave Frith, Editor of The Oakcake fanzine, had to say on the potential Huddersfield Town target...

Stoke City's Ramadan Sobhi shoots at goal during the Carabao Cup, Second Round match.
Stoke City's Ramadan Sobhi shoots at goal during the Carabao Cup, Second Round match.

Martial On The Move?

According to the Daily Mail, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea are looking to sign out-of-favour Manchester United star Anthony Martial, who was left out of France’s World Cup squad.

Manchester United's Anthony Martial could be on the move from Old Trafford this summer.
Manchester United's Anthony Martial could be on the move from Old Trafford this summer.

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