Peter Beagrie has joined Bradford City move from Manchester City for pounds 200,000. However, City's Nicky Summerbee has signed a new contract to stay at Maine Road, rejecting a move to the French club Bordeaux.
Andy Johnson has completed his pounds 2.2m move to Nottingham Forest. He had set his sights on playing in the Premiership, but turned down the chance to join Leicester and Crystal Palace and instead chose to stay in the First Division with Forest.
Ronnie O'Brien has signed for Middlesbrough on a two-year contract from the St Joseph's club of Dublin. The 18-year-old, at home in midfield or as a striker, recently scored both goals for the Republic of Ireland's youth team in a 2-0 win over England.
WORLD YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS (Malaysia) Semi-finals: Argentina 1 (Romeo 54) Republic of Ireland 0; Uruguay 3 (Zalayeta 12, Alves 44, Perea 104) Ghana 2 (Lawson 44, Botta og 78) (after sudden-death extra time).Reuse content