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Sunday August 25 2019
Real Betis forward Borja Iglesias ruled out of FC Barcelona clash

Real Betis will be without striker Borja Iglesias for their trip to FC Barcelona tonight.

Iglesias followed new Real Betis manager Rubi from Espanyol this summer, joining the Andalucian side in a €28m deal, and he made his club debut in their opening day defeat at home to Real Valladolid.

However the former Real Zaragoza forward was withdrawn at half time in that game, after suffering an ankle injury, and he was rated as doubtful for the trip to the Camp Nou.

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Thursday August 15 2019
Espanyol eye Simone Zaza as Borja Iglesias replacement

Espanyol are considering a move for Simone Zaza as a replacement for Borja Iglesias.

According to reports in Catalan newspaper Tiempo de Espanyol, David Gallego has drawn up a list of potential new forwards to fill the void left by Iglesias, after he completed his move to Real Betis earlier this week.

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Wednesday August 14 2019
Official: Real Betis sign striker Borja Iglesias

Real Betis have completed the €28m signing of Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias ahead of the new season, it has been confirmed.

A report in ABC de Sevilla claims the fee was €20m upfront with an additional but separate €8m payment for the player.

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Wednesday August 14 2019
Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias joining Real Betis

Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias has been pictured in Seville ahead of completing his landmark €28m transfer to Real Betis.

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Wednesday August 14 2019
Real Betis agree deal for Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias

Real Betis will complete a club record €28m signing of Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias on Wednesday, according to reports.

The report in ABC de Sevilla claims the fee will be €20m upfront with an additional but separate €8m payment for the player.

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Monday August 12 2019
Real Betis talks for Borja Iglesias moving 'very slowly'

Real Betis are in negotiations with Espanyol over the transfer of striker Borja Iglesias but reports say the deal is moving ‘very slowly’.

It is claimed by Mucho Deporte that each proposal needs to go to Espanyol president Chen Yanseng, who is currently in China, and this is leading to frustration over a deal.

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Saturday August 10 2019
Real Betis want Borja Iglesias and Alex Moreno

Real Betis are set to launch a double transfer raid before the window closes on September 2nd.

They have been linked with a move for Espanyol forward Borja Iglesias for the majority of the summer, and a deal for the 26-year old looks to be close as Real Betis prepare to pay his €28m release clause with the Catalan club.

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Thursday August 8 2019
Real Betis to sign Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias

Real Betis are aiming to complete the signing of Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias following first-team sales, report El Mundo Deportivo.

Giovani Lo Celso has joined Tottenham to follow the departures of Pau Lopez, Junior Firpo and Victor Camarasa to Roma, Barcelona and Crystal Palace respectively, while Takashi Inui, Darko Brasanac, Alin Tosca, Jese Rodriguez and Sergio Leon have also permanently left the club this summer.

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Tuesday August 6 2019
Real Betis close in on Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias

Real Betis are closing in on a €28m deal to sign Espanyol striker Borja Iglesias this month, report ABC de Sevilla.

The 26-year-old only joined the Catalan club last summer in a €10m deal from Celta Vigo and he netted 20 goals in 43 appearances in his debut season.

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Sunday August 4 2019
Real Betis to push ahead with Borja Iglesias move

Real Betis are determined to finalise a move for Espanyol's Borja Iglesias in the coming days.

According to reports in Mundo Deportivo, manager Rubi will use the money from Junior Firpo's €25m sale to FC Barcelona to fund a move for striker Iglesias, following an impressive 2018-19 campaign.

The 26-year old netted 17 La Liga goals last season, a career high for the former Celta Vigo forward.

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