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Tuesday August 7 2018
Lerma undergoes Bournemouth medical

Levante midfielder Jefferson Lerma is undergoing a medical at Bournemouth on Wednesday ahead of a club record €30m move.

Sky Sports report the Colombian international has arrived on England’s south coast ahead of the move, with the English transfer window closing in two day’s time.

According to BBC Radio Solent, Lerma will have a medical with Bournemouth this weekend, subject to personal terms being agreed and the approval of a work permit.

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Saturday August 4 2018
Bournemouth agree record Lerma deal?

Bournemouth have reportedly agreed a club-record €30m deal for Levante midfielder Jefferson Lerma.

According to BBC Radio Solent, Lerma will have a medical with Bournemouth this weekend, subject to personal terms being agreed and the approval of a work permit.

The 23-year-old made 93 appearances for Levante in three seasons, scoring three goals, and played in all four of Colombia’s games at the World Cup.

The Cherries have already signed one player from Spain this summer in former Leganes left-back Diego Rico.

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Thursday August 2 2018
Coke: Levante need consistency

Levante defender Coke Andujar believes the club needs more consistency this season compared to last year.

The Valencia-based outfit struggled in the first part of the 2017-2018 campaign but recovered to mount a strong finish that eventually ended with a 15th-place finish, 17 points clear of the drop zone.

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Thursday August 2 2018
OFFICIAL: Levante sign Sanjin Prcic

Levante have announced via their official website the signing of Bosnia international Sanjin Prcic from Ligue 1 outfit Rennes.

The 24-year-old’s contract at the French club expired at the end of June and he has penned a three-year deal at the Ciutat de Valencia.

Central midfielder Prcic [pictured, left} made a total of 90 appearances in the French league after signing for Rennes from Sochaux in July 2014.

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Tuesday July 31 2018
Jefferson Lerma returns to Levante

Midfielder Jefferson Lerma returns to Levante training today after extending his holiday following the World Cup, say Super Deporte.

Reports from Spanish press agency EFE say Bournemouth have submitted a bid of €25m for the Colombian international, who was subsequently unhappy that this was rejected.

The 23-year-old impressed for Colombia in this summer’s World Cup, featuring in all four of their matches, and this has heightened interest from the Cherries.

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Friday July 27 2018
Levante reject €25m Bournemouth bid

Levante have turned down a bid of €25m from Bournemouth for central midfielder Jefferson Lerma.

According to EFE, Los Granotas consider the offer from the Premier League club to be insufficient for a player who impressed at this summer’s World Cup, where he played all four games for Colombia.

Lerma, signed from Atletico Huila in 2015, extended his contract at the Ciutat de Valencia at the end of last season and has a buy-out clause of €60m.

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Friday July 27 2018
‘Ivi’ joins Valladolid on loan

Real Valladolid have announced that Ivan Lopez or ‘Ivi’ will be joining the club on a season-long loan from Levante.

The former Getafe striker only arrived at the Ciutat de Valencia last summer from Sevilla B, having agreed to a four-year contract for a reported fee of €1.5m.

However, Marca states that the 24-year-old does not enter into the plans of Levante boss Paco Lopez and has decided to try his luck with recently-promoted Valladolid, where he is hoping to get more regular first-team football.

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Thursday July 26 2018
Levante suffer Boateng blow

Levante have been dealt a blow before the new season with the news that striker Emmanuel Boateng will be out for four to six weeks.

The Ghanaian suffered an injury to his left knee in the friendly with Bournemouth last Friday and the club has confirmed that he underwent an operation in Valencia on Wednesday night, which has proved a success.

As a result, Boateng will not travel with the rest of the squad this Thursday for their mini-tour of Holland, where Levante will stay until August 5 and play four friendly matches.

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Wednesday July 18 2018
Bournemouth move for Levante's Lerma

Levante midfielder Jefferson Lerma is the subject of a €19m (£17m) transfer bid from English club Bournemouth, according to reports.

The 23-year-old impressed for Colombia in this summer’s World Cup, featuring in all four of their matches, and this has heightened interest from the Cherries.

Sky Sports News reports of the bid – a potential record sale for the Valencia-based club – but doubts over a work permit could cast doubt on a move.

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Friday July 13 2018
Levante's Shaquell Moore joins Reus

United States international defender Shaquell Moore has completed a loan move to second tier Reus from Levante, it has been confirmed.

The 21-year-old originally moved to Spain in 2014, playing in the youth teams of Huracan and Real Oviedo before joining the Valencia-based side in 2016.

Last season, Moore became the fourth American to play in La Liga following on from Kasey Keller, Jozy Altidore, and Oguchi Onyewu.

His contract at Levante runs through until 2020 but there is an option to extend the stay by a further two years.

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