Transfer Balls: Burnely’s Danny Ings dreams of Liverpool and signs two pre-contracts deals with Real Sociedad
Transfer Balls: a look at football nonsense reported as fact in the mainstream media: Today Burnley’s Danny Ings is heading to Liverpool and Real Sociedad.
The Sun leads with news that Burnley’s Danny Ings is heading out to meet David Moyes, the manager of Real Sociedad. With just six months to go on his Burnley contract, Ings will be a frre agent in the summer. The Sun says the 22-year-old fancies Spain – and is ready to sign a £60,000-a-week pre-contract.
Odd. Because the BBC’s Ian Dennis said Ings has already signed that contract:
The Daily Express confirmed the move:
Talking Balls is not all about the tabloids. The BBC’s claim was supported by the Independent, which had two Ings exclusives:
On Feb 2nd, readers were told: