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Transfer News: Chelsea USMNT star Leaves; West Ham Signs Cornet; Benteke Leaves England

Ten years in England with Aston Villa [3-years], Liverpool [1-year] and Crystal Palace [6-years], scoring 86 Premier League goals -Belgian striker Christian Benteke per reports has sealed a transfer move to USA Major League Soccer side D.C United managed by former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal.

€4.6m transfer to Chelsea in 2016, making two Premier League appearances, USMNT star Matthew Miazga on the latest reports have left the London-based club to native top-tier FC Cincinnati on a free transfer following his loan spell at Deportivo Alaves in the Spanish La Liga last season.

Joined Burnley last summer in a deal worth €15m from Olympique Lyonnais, Ivory Coast international winger Maxwell Cornet is understood to have signed for West Ham United in the ongoing transfer window for an undisclosed fee on a long-term contract.

Lost Sven Botman to Newcastle United, French giants Lille OSC via official club post has confirmed the arrival of France's highly rated versatile defender Bafode Diakite as the Dutchman replacement from newly promoted side Toulouse for €3m on a four-year contract.

The 21-year-old played a crucial role in Toulouse's promotion in 24 appearances, scoring twice as league leaders last season.

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