Bournemouth sign midfielder from Sheffield United

first_img 1 REVEALED Brooks has shown plenty of promise at Sheffield United targets LATEST TRANSFER NEWS Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Sheffield United released a statement which confirmed they had received a “club-record fee” for the youngster, and added: “United moved last season to reward Brooks with a new long-term deal and had no intentions to sell.“However, following changes to his representation, interest from the Premier League proved a key driver in the player wanting to make the move, with the Blades forced to negotiate the best possible transfer fee, plus additional clauses, including a sell-on percentage.” LIVING THE DREAM Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland RANKED center_img Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father targets IN DEMAND Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January LATEST Bournemouth have announced the signing of midfielder David Brooks from Sheffield United.The 20-year-old Wales international has signed a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee. Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer moving on The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star “The chance to come and play for a club in the Premier League is a great opportunity for myself. I’m delighted to be on board,” Brooks told Bournemouth’s website.“When you look at Eddie Howe as a manager you want to be involved in something like that. He’s got big ambitions and with younger players he develops them well and he gives them a chance.“That’s something I’m looking for and he was one of the main attractions for me to come to Bournemouth.”Boss Howe said: “David is a player we have been looking at for a long time.“He is technically very good, has huge potential and will fit our philosophy in terms of how we want to play.“We’ve seen enough to suggest he is a player who could be outstanding at this level in the future if he develops in the right way and is willing to learn and improve.”last_img