By Lyall Thomas
Closing As much as this point: 21/05/20 1: 17pm
Jordon Ibe will plug away Bournemouth on July 1 – even though the current season is no longer full.
The winger, who joined from Liverpool in a £16m deal in 2016, is doubtlessly no longer offered an extension to remain at the club, even till the conclusion of their final 9 video games.
Ibe is additionally being investigated by the club for breaching coronavirus social-distancing measures after posting an speak on social media of him getting a haircut, which has since been deleted.
He apologised, in retaining with the Each day Replicate, pointing out: “I did no longer notify it by and I apologise. I made determined to set on retaining tools nevertheless I did no longer realise it used to be in breach of the tricks.”
Ibe has had a current time at Bournemouth, struggling to cement a set in Eddie Howe’s first-crew plans. He has scored handiest three targets in 44 Premier League appearances all over practically four seasons, having been no doubt one of Liverpool’s most promising contemporary academy graduates.
The 24-year-old is no longer any doubt one of seven Bournemouth gamers who’re out of contract on June 30, along with Ryan Fraser, Charlie Daniels, Andrew Surman, Simon Francis, Artur Boruc and Brad Smith.
Constant with main sports lawyer Slash de Marco QC, clubs can no longer dwell gamers strolling away when their contracts execute at the quit of subsequent month, and the Premier League confirmed last week clubs can negotiate contemporary non eternal deals ’till the quit of the season’ for somebody dealing with this predicament.
There are aloof better than 50 Premier League gamers out of contract before a possible restart.