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Riyad Mahrez set for Liverpool medical

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Qatar news outlet beIN Sports have claimed that Riyad Mahrez is set to have a medical at Liverpool ahead of a £48 million transfer, as the Reds seek an immediate replacement for the departing Philippe Coutinho. According to the reports, the Algerian international is set to sign a deal that will tie him to the Merseyside club until June 2022, ...

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Manchester City ready to swoop for Spanish defender

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  Manchester City are ready to make a move for Real Sociedad central defender Inigo Martinez in the January window, according to The Sun. Manager Pep Guardiola is keen to add depth to his options at centre back, with John Stones currently out injured, continued uncertainty over Vincent Kompany’s fitness, and doubts as to whether Eliaquim Mangala has sufficient quality ...

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Andy Carroll linked with surprise move to Chelsea

With Ross Barkley already signed, another player linked with a surprise move to Chelsea in the January transfer window is West Ham striker Andy Carroll, according to The Mirror. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte wants to add more depth to his forwards at Stamford Bridge. Main striker Alvaro Morata has enjoyed a mixed start to his career at Chelsea, and was ...

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Liverpool lining-up Lemar as Coutinho replacement

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With Philippe Coutinho now set to join Barcelona in a deal said to be worth £142 million, Liverpool are said to have already lined-up his replacement in the form of Monaco wide man Thomas Lemar, according to The Mirror. The 22-year old French international was heavily linked with a move to Arsenal in the summer, but a £90 million deal ...

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MUFC hold extensive talks with Mourinho over extension

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Amidst reports of discontent with the club over its transfer policy, Manchester United are said to have been in extensive discussion with manager Jose Mourinho and his representatives with a view to securing an extension to his contract, which expires at the end of next season. Mourinho has never stayed more than three years at any one club, and he ...

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OFFICIAL: Arsenal sign Greek centre-back Konstantinos Mavropanos

Arsenal have signed a new player and were in advanced talks, confirmed by manager Arsene Wenger after their draw with Chelsea, to make their first signing of the January transfer window – although it is not the big name that many of their fans have wanted. Instead the Gunners signed 20-year old centre-back Konstantinos Mavropanos from Greek side PAS Gianna ...

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Bayern Munich confirm interest in Liverpool target

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Bayern Munich are the latest club to confirm their interest in Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka, who is wanted by a host of clubs across Europe, and has been linked with a possible move to Liverpool. The 22-year old is out of contract with Schalke at the end of the season, and having refused to extend his stay in Gelsenkirchen, is ...

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Chelsea ready to seal £50m deal for Juventus player

Chelsea are ready to complete a deal for Juventus full-back Alex Sandro in the January window, with a fee of around £50 million set to be agreed. The Stamford Bridge outfit tried to sign Sandro last summer but were rebuffed by the Italian club at the time. However, the Italians are now ready to off-load the Brazilian, who wants to ...

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Wenger: Arsenal likely to be active in transfer window

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal are likely to be active during the January transfer window, stating that the club is open in any position for an “exceptional player”. Whilst any movements are dependent, to a certain extent, as to whether Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Ozil will leave this month, the club needs to begin planning for life without the ...

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Barcelona set to make fresh bid for Coutinho soon

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Barcelona are readying a new bid to sign Liverpool play-maker Philippe Coutinho in the January window, with an offer of £133 million set to be made to the Anfield club. Last summer, the Catalans submitted three bids, with the highest in excess of £114 million, to lure the Brazilian to the Nou Camp, but were all were rejected by Liverpool, ...

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