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Liverpool linked with Spanish goalkeeper

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Sporting Gijon’s Daniel Martin is the latest goalkeeper linked with a move to Liverpool, as the Anfield side look for a long-term replacement for Lois Karius and Simon Mignolet. The 19-year old represents Spain at under-20 level, and although he is not seen as an immediate solution to the Merseyside’s club’s goalkeeping problem, they are hoping to groom him to ...

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Liverpool make club record bid for Real Madrid midfielder

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Liverpool are said to have made a bid of £158 million for Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asencio. That is according to Spanish media outlet Mundo Deportivo who report that Liverpool have made a shock move to bring the 22-year old to Anfield. Asencio who is currently with the Spanish World Cup squad in Russia, is one of the most highly ...

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David Ospina set for Fenerbahce switch

Arsenal’s Columbian goalkeeper David Ospina is set for a move to Fenerbahce, after reports emerged of the Turkish club’s president Ali Koc, flying to London for talks with representatives of both the player and Arsenal. According to Turkish Football, who reports that Koc was spotted at the Dorchester Hotel in London, Fenerbahce want to overhaul their squad in a bid ...

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Liverpool target could be set for Real Madrid switch

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Lyon midfielder Nabil Fekir whose transfer to Liverpool collapsed earlier this month, could still be set to leave the French side this summer according to the club’s president. The 24 year old forward is currently at the World Cup in France, and has made two appearances in the tournament so far, coming off the bench twice in his sides victories ...

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Villarreal sign Everton defender Funes Mori

La Liga side Villarreal have signed Everton defender Ramiro Funes Mori for an undisclosed fee. The 27-year Argentine has signed a four-year contract with the Spanish side, after leaving Everton where he spent three seasons, who he joined from his home town club River Plate from Buenos Aires. He played 67 times in all competitions for The Toffees, scoring five ...

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Rangers closing in on loan for Roma striker

Rangers are closing in on their eighth signing of the summer, as they seek to negotiate a season-long loan for Roma striker Umar Sadiq. The 21-year old Nigerian joined Roma initially on loan from Serie B side Spezia, before it was made into a permanent deal at the end of the 2015 – 2016 season.  He made 6 appearances and ...

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Fulham turn down West Ham bid for their captain

Fulham have rejected a bid from West Ham United for their captain Tom Cairney. The 27-year old Scottish international scored the only goal in the play-off final against Aston Villa last month to earn Fulham’s promotion back to the Premier League and is seen by the West London side as key to their survival in the top flight after a ...

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England’s chances of winning the 2018 FIFA World Cup

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Logo by Unknown CC BY After the disappointment at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, many England fans will be looking forward to this summer’s World Cup Finals in Russia with some amount trepidation, if not outright dread. Losses against Italy and Uruguay and a draw against Costa Rica left the Three Lions floundering at the bottom of Group D ...

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Dusan Tadic set to leave Southampton for Ajax

The left-sided midfielder who is currently with the Serbian World Cup squad in Russia is set to move back to the Netherlands, a country where he previously plaved for FC Twente and Groningen, after informing Southampton that he wants to leave. According to The Daily Telegraph, Ajax have suggested a fee of £15 million for the player, although Southampton are ...

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Everton line-up Leighton Baines replacement

Everton are prepared to spend £32 million on Bayer Leverkusen left-back Wendell, as new manager Marco Silva looks for a long-term replacement for Leighton Baines. The former England man is now 33, and, although he played 22 Premier League games last season,  he is now in the latter stages of his career at Goodison Park. The 24-year old Brazilian is ...

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