United: Willock loaned to Utrecht

Playing in a Manchester United team where opportunities to play first team football have been scarce if not non-existent, young midfielder Matthew Willock has decided to leave the club on a non-permanent deal to Dutch side Utrecht (Eredivisie). The deal has been confirmed by the club’s official website earlier today, with the player also confirming the news on his Twitter account. Willock has yet to make his first team debut for Manchester United despite receiving a call-up to last season’s Crystal Palace clash and training with the first team towards the end of the season. Najib Guiti Najib Guiti is the man behind the curtains, as well as the founder of the eponymous news website; he has written for various

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Italy: Benevento signs Armenteros

One of the most prolific goalscorers in the Eredivisie last season, Samuel Armenteros has joined Benevento Calcio (Serie A) on a three-year deal from Dutch side Heracles Almelo after a successful season in the Netherlands. The Swedish striker, currently on international duty with Sweden and preparing for the Bulgaria and Belarus fixtures, has scored 19 goals in 29 appearances last season – ranking him third amongst the highest scorers in the league. Nico-Jan Hoogma said about his player that ‘this transfer was Samuel’s reward following a fantastic season’, before declaring the club was ‘proud to be able to export one of their players to a big-5 league’. This will be Armenteros’ first spell in one of the big five European

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