John Percy

John Percy

Midlands football reporter for the Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph.

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#Wolves have made some brilliant signings over the last 3 years but Matt Doherty - £75,000 from Bohemians in 2010 - is right up there. From League One to the brink of the Champions League in 6 years #wwfc 

Sheffield Wednesday's legal fight with the EFL over breaching financial rules set to start on Tuesday. Hearing brought forward amid concerns from rival clubs. #swfc  strenuously deny the charge

Interview with Kasper Schmeichel on writing more #lcfc  history, the special family aura, the Rodgers revolution and an enduring pursuit of brilliance. “Everything is there for Leicester to kick on and become one of the bigger clubs”

waiting for verdict. Finished on Friday, I think. EFL and Wednesday both confident. Needs sorting asap though, for sure

#lcfc to start talks with Jonny Evans over a new contract at end of the season. Signed for £3.5m from West Brom in June 2018, he has 12 months left on his current deal

#avfc to launch full review into recruitment and scouting strategy at end of the season following £135m spend, with the future of sporting director Jesus Garcia Pitarch uncertain

A closer look at Aston Villa's recruitment after that £135m spend. 'Doing a Fulham'? The squad rebuild was necessary but has it really worked out? Here's the case for and against #avfc 

Inside the inner sanctum of Nuno Espirito Santo and his @OfficialWolves  coaching staff. A piece on the secrets to success, methods and the enduring pursuit of player improvement. Includes the thoughts of Nuno, Conor Coady & #wwfc  traore'>Adam #wwfc  Traore


From today's Premier League meeting: majority of clubs are keen to restart season on June 19/20, with the season to conclude on/by August 1. #ProjectRestart 

Liverpool have opened talks with Stoke over a deal for Xherdan Shaqiri, who has a release clause over £13m. Expect it to be sorted this month #lfc  #scfc 

#mufc are close to signing Swansea winger Daniel James, who is having a medical today. First signing of the summer for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

#lufc will complete the signing of #Wolves  winger Hélder Costa next week. Costa is signing on loan for the season and said his goodbyes (for the year, anyway) at Compton on Friday #wwfc 

Can confirm Harry Maguire has told #lcfc  management and players he wants to pursue a move to #mufc  or #mcfc  if the valuation (£80m-£90m) is met. Leicester expect him to be professional if a move doesn’t materialise before the transfer deadline

Everton have (finally) agreed a deal worth up to £45m for Gylfi Sigurdsson. Medical tomorrow #efc  #swans  #phew