Tomáš Souček finally signs new 4 year contract with West Ham.
West Ham midfielder, Tomáš Souček has recently committed to a lengthy contract extension, ensuring his presence with the London-based team until 2027. Originally brought in on a temporary basis from SK Slavia Prague in 2020, this Czech Republic player quickly proved his worth and became one of West Ham’s dependable assets on the field. Impressed by his performances, the club wasted no time in securing him as a permanent member during the summer transfer window. The 28-year-old midfielder continues to exhibit his skills to David Moyes’ squad this season, scoring five goals and securing a significant contract extension until 2027.
⚒️🇨🇿 Tomáš Souček signs new deal at West Ham valid until June 2027 — it was in place since November and now sealed between the two parties. pic.twitter.com/E11OnlvKzd
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 1, 2024
Paris Saint German exploring potential bid for Kalvin Phillips.
Since signing for Manchester City from Leeds United for €43 million in the 2022 summer window, Kalvin Phillips has not had the opportunity to show the team his abilities, starting only two premier league games and six games in total for the Champions League winners. With the Euros 2024 underway, the England midfielder will be looking to move to a different team and Ligue 1 giant, PSG is one of the teams exploring a potential bid for the midfielder. Other big European teams considering a potential offer for Phillips include Juventus and Newcastle, as both clubs will be looking to replace Nicolo Fagioli and Sandro Tonali who were suspended for breaching betting rules.
🚨🚨| PSG are in pole position to sign Kalvin Phillips from Manchester City. Newcastle, Liverpool, Juventus and Bayern Munich are also clubs interested in him.
— CentreGoals. (@centregoals) January 1, 2024
Donny van de Beek completes loan move to Eintracht Frankfurt.
Dutch midfielder, Donny van de Beek moved to Manchester United in 2020, off an impressive season with Ajax which propelled him to a top 30 finish in the 2019 Balton d’or list. However, Donny has had a hard time settling into Manchester United’s first team and despite going on loan to Everton in 2022, he still could not adapt to the Premier League football. With the January transfer window now officially open, the Dutchman has completed a long-awaited move to Bundesliga side, Eintracht Frankfurt for the remainder of the 2023/2024 season. Donny will be looking to get more playing time in his adventure in Germany.
Best of luck, @Donny_Beek6 💪
Our Dutch midfielder has completed a loan move to Eintracht Frankfurt for the remainder of 2023/24.#MUFC
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) January 1, 2024
The Toronto Raptors finalize OG Anunoby trade to the New York Knicks.
Small Forward, OG Anunoby has officially been traded from the Toronto Raptors, as well as Malachi Flynn (Point Guard) and Precious Achiuwa (Center) to the New York Knicks and will get two Shooting Guards, Immanuel Quickley and RJ Barnett, as well as a second-round draft pick. Anunoby, who is averaging 15.1 points, 2.6 assists and 3.9 rebounds in 27 games this season, is eligible for a $116.9 million four year contract extension with the Knicks. The New York Knicks have waived DaQuan Jeffries to create a roster spot for Anunoby.
The Toronto Raptors are finalizing a trade to send OG Anunoby to the New York Knicks for a package including RJ Barrett, Immanuel Quickley and draft considerations, sources tell ESPN. pic.twitter.com/Z81TH1EexF
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) December 30, 2023
The 28 games losing streak ended with a win against the Toronto Raptors.
The Detroit Pistons managed to break an NBA record-tying losing streak of 28 games with a well-deserved victory on Saturday night. Cade Cunningham played a vital role in their success by contributing 30 points and 12 assists, leading the team to a thrilling 129-127 win. This triumph, achieved after their last victory on October 28, brings them on par with the Philadelphia 76ers’ consecutive losing streak from the seasons of 2014/15 and 2015/16. It is worth noting that a defeat against the Toronto Raptors would have tied them with the longest losing streak ever recorded in American professional sports history. With 3 wins and 30 losses, the Pistons are currently the last seed in the Eastern Conference.
It’s over: The Detroit Pistons’ NBA record-tying losing streak ends at 28 games with a victory over the Toronto Raptors. The Pistons are 3-29 now. pic.twitter.com/AmmioLdYhG
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) December 31, 2023