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Roker Report Jan 22, 2018
Chelsea observers would be surprised if Ampadu joins Sunderland; but is he as good as the hype?

Chelsea observers would be surprised if Ampadu joins Sunderland; but is he as good as the hype?

Reports in the national media continue to claim Sunderland are keen to sign Ethan Ampadu for the rest of the season; but, is a loan stint likely, and is the 17-year-old really as good as he’s hyped up to be? Observers of all things Chelsea would be surprised if the Blues allowed starlet Ethan Ampadu to join Sunderland on loan as he continues to knock on the door of Antonio Conte’s first team. The 17-year old has again been the subject of suggestions in the media over the weekend that Chris Coleman is pushing hard to add the defender to his squad for the rest of the season. The Welsh...
Roker Report Jan 21, 2018
TRANSFER UPDATE: Derby want “18 month deal” for Sunderland striking target; Ampadu linked again

TRANSFER UPDATE: Derby want “18 month deal” for Sunderland striking target; Ampadu linked again

Reports this morning suggest that Sunderland are keen on the signing of Wales international midfielder Ethan Ampadu, whilst they also remain in pole position to sign Derby’s Chris Martin - despite the fact that the Rams would prefer that the loan was long term rather than short term. According to Alan Nixon of the Sun, Sunderland remain keen on Chelsea midfielder Ethan Ampadu and are intent on securing the youngster on a loan until the end of the season. The 17-year old is highly thought of at Stamford Bridge and has become a regular in Antonio Conte’s matchday squads, even starting...

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