Transfer Clockwatch

Monday February 18

  • DONE DEAL! Motherwell have signed former Everton and Scotland striker James McFadden until the end of the season.

  • Kilmarnock manager Kenny Shiels has denied lying when he claimed Ipswich were interested in goalkeeper Cammy Bell.

  • Di Canio details.

  • More huge news on the managerial merry-go-round now as Paolo Di Canio has resigned as boss of League One club Swindon Town. More to follow...

  • Rangers have signed second-choice goalkeeper Scott Gallacher on a two-year contract extension.

  • Liverpool have confirmed full-back Jack Robinson will spend the rest of the season on loan at Wolves.

  • Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes has leapt to the defence of Arsene Wenger, labelling the recent criticism of his Arsenal counterpart as unfair.

  • Motherwell manager Stuart McCall has dampened fans' expectations of signing James McFadden - but says he will talk to him later in the week.

  • As one manager gets appointed. another gets appointed straight after! Preston have confirmed Simon Grayson as their new manager.

  • Get those details on the Ince appointment.

  • Breaking news: Blackpool have named Paul Ince as their new manager on a one-year rolling contract. More to follow...

  • Afternoon folks. Some big news from Spain greets my arrival as Celta Vigo have sacked coach Paco Herrera and named Abel Resino as his replacement.

  • That ends my time in the TC today. E-mails now to

  • Enjoy this video of David Bentley talking about his return to Blackburn.

  • Cheers to Red Ken for the heads up that Wolves are set to sign Liverpool's Jack Robinson on loan.

  • And why not check out this video of Arsene Wenger talking to the press.

  • Read the full story on the comments from Arsene Wenger to the press today.

  • Some news now that could be of interest in the summer as Isco, who has been linked with Chelsea and Manchester City, admits he would leave Malaga if the club needed to sell him.

  • Some breaking news to bring you and, has been suggested in the papers, Sky Sports understand Simon Grayson is set to be confirmed as the new Preston manager.

  • We've read quite a few stories like this before as Barcelona defender Dani Alves tells Brazil team-mate Neymar to join him at the Nou Camp.

  • Some comments from Arsene Wenger are coming through as he says reports he is in line for a contract extension at Arsenal are "completely wrong" and meant "to harm". We will have more on that.

  • As betting specials on tomorrow night's big Champions League game between Arsenal and Bayern Munich begin to go up, here's one that is worth looking at. With Arsenal admittedly drawing inspiration from Chelsea's European run of last season - the Blues won the Champions League despite struggling domestically - the chance of Tottenham finishing fourth in the Premier League and not qualifying for UEFA's elite competition is again there. Sky Bet now offer 60/1 about a repeat. For it to happen Arsenal would need to win the Champions League, finish outside the top four in the Premier League and Tottenham would need to finish fourth. Another special from the firm is available via their social-media outlets and sees Theo Walcott and Arjen Robben priced up at 16/1 both to find the net tomorrow night at the Emirates. Check out their Facebook and Twitter pages for full details.

  • Werder Bremen striker Marko Arnautovic has turned down a lucrative offer from Dynamo Kiev, according to his brother and agent, Danijel Arnautovic.

  • GOALS!

  • Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness has laughed off speculation linking coach Jupp Heynckes with Schalke in the summer.

  • And news of a former Liverpool striker as Milan Baros returns to Banik Ostrava, the club where he started his career.

  • A Liverpool story now as Daniel Sturridge says he is keen to help his fellow Reds striker Luis Suarez secure this season's Premier League Golden Boot.

  • Also check out our Manchester United v Reading betting preview from Ben Coley.

  • Manchester United v Reading is tonight's main match and why not see what Dale Tempest of Sky Bet predicts in this video preview.

  • Motherwell boss Stuart McCall does not expect there to be any problems as he prepares to sign an extension to his contract.

  • Take a look at Craig Chisnall's midweek Football League betting preview. Click here for completely free £10 bet with Sky Bet & £5 free every week

  • Arsenal fans can enjoy reading what Jack Wilshere has to say ahead of the Champions League clash with Bayern Munich.

  • Phil Jagielka admits Everton's players are powerless to have any influence over David Moyes and his future.

  • Read some comments from Arsene Wenger after Arsenal's surprise defeat to Blackburn.

  • Now enjoy a read of the Monday morning Paper Talk.

  • We end our quick look back with the news Christian Benteke's agent won't rule out a summer move from Aston Villa. We all expected that.

  • Also look out for Paul Ince as he is set to be named as the new Blackpool boss today.

  • In stories from yesterday, Chelsea boss Rafael Benitez and captain John Terry insisted their relationship is sound after the 4-0 win over Brentford and Brendan Rodgers is confident his top players are happy at Liverpool despite speculation surrounding their futures.

  • Why not get up to date with the FA Cup action, the draw for the quarter-finals of the FA Cup and Liverpool's 5-0 win over Swansea in the weekend's only Premier League match.

  • Hello and welcome to another week in the Transfer Centre. I will bring you up to date with a few bits and bobs from the last couple of days very soon but you can start by getting e-mails sent to