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Fulham Interested in Signing Michael Bradley in January Transfer Window, Says Report

michael bradley Fulham Interested in Signing Michael Bradley in January Transfer Window, Says Report

Fulham are interested in signing US international midfielder Michael Bradley from AS Roma in the January transfer window, according to a report.

Sources in Italy reveal that Bradley is interested in moving to a club in England, but that the deal may only happen if and when Roma are able to sign a like-for-like replacement.

Bradley is believed to have fallen out of favor with AS Roma after new coach Rudi Garcia and the signing of Kevin Strootman in the summer have made Bradley’s position unstable. The American international has made 11 league appearances so far this season.

Bradley previously played with Aston Villa in 2011 on a loan deal from Borussia Monchengladbach. However, then Villa manager Alex McLeish was unimpressed with Bradley and prevented the American from getting much playing time. He made three appearances while at Villa before McLeish refused to extend his contract.

With Bradley possibly heading to Fulham in the January transfer window, the opportunity for Bradley and Clint Dempsey to be on the pitch at the same time will be mouthwatering for USMNT fans (as well as NBC TV executives).

Read: Clint Dempsey signs with Fulham on a two-month loan deal.

What are your thoughts about Bradley moving to the Premier League? And is Fulham the right club for him, or should he try and see if he can secure a move to Sunderland, Cardiff or another UK side? Share your opinion in the comments section below.

Editor’s note: For the latest Cottagers news, analysis and opinion, visit the Fulham team page.

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Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game. Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.
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4 Responses to Fulham Interested in Signing Michael Bradley in January Transfer Window, Says Report

  1. Adam says:

    He has 11 appearances for Roma in Serie A this season.

  2. ianor says:

    chris,what happened the match commentators article?didn’t see it last week.

    • Christopher Harris says:

      We posted one last week, but we missed the one for Boxing Day. The one for this weekend’s matches will be posted tonight.

  3. Americano & Proud says:

    I hope not. Hull just put up six on Fulham.

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