Jay Rodriguez is a man in demand. The Southampton striker has three Premier League teams interested in taking him before the summer transfer window shuts on Wednesday Aug. 31 at 7 p.m. ET. A source close to the deal has told ProSoccerTalk that West Bromwich Albion, Sunderland and Hull will all hold talks with Rodriguez and his representative over the coming days about a move. Any deal for Rodriguez also hinges on Saints getting a new forward player in but with a club-record deal of $28 million for Sofiane Boufal rumored to be close to completion, it now seems like the England international will be allowed to seek regular action elsewhere. It is also believed that Rodriguez will not be sold and
Bobby Wood celebrates Hamburg’s opening goal against Ingolstadt. It’ll still be worthwhile checking on Fabian Johnson at Borussia Moenchengladbach, center back John Brooks at Hertha Berlin, the rebirth of Julian Green at Bayern Munich and injury comebacks of strikers Aron Johannsson at Werder Bremen and Terrence Boyd at newly promoted Leipzig.
Aug 28 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Mexican championship First Stage matches on Sunday Saturday, August 27 Atlas 1 Cruz Azul 1 America 0 Guadalajara 3 Pachuca 1 Monterrey 1 Queretaro 1 Necaxa 2 Tigres