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Real set to make last bid to land Pochettino

Real Madrid are ready to try and persuade Mauricio Pochettino one last time to take over the reins at The Bernabeu. The Spanish giants were heavily linked with the Spurs’ boss in the summer following the departure of Zinedine Zidane after their triumph in the Champions League. However, Pochettino chose to sign a new contract with Tottenham, and Real turned ...

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Paul Lambert linked with vacant Ipswich job

The former Aston Villa and Stoke City boss is being lined-up as the new manager of Ipswich Town. The East Anglian club have a vacancy after sacking previous incumbent Paul Hurst and his long-term assistant Chris Doig earlier this week, following their defeat to Leeds United, which saw them plunge to the foot of the Championship. The duo had only ...

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Robin van Persie set to hang up his boots

Former Arsenal and Manchester United star Robin van Persie has announced that he is to retire at the end of the season. The 35-year old, back playing in his native Holland with Feyenoord, the club where he made his debut as a 17-year old, has announced that this will be his last season in professional football, saying “When I have ...

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Fulham keeper in line for new deal

Fulham are ready to give their goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli a new deal, to cap an impressive start to the season for the 26-year old. Bettinelli started the season on the bench at Craven Cottage but managed to force his way into the first-team, impressing so much that he even forced his way into Gareth Southgate’s plans, and was called-up for ...

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Ibrahimovic linked with United return

Zlatan Ibrahimovic could be in line for a dramatic return to Manchester United. That is according to The Sun who report that the odds of the Swede returning to Old Trafford on a short-term loan deal have been cut to 7/2. The 37-year old only left United in March of this year after terminating his contract, signing for MLS club ...

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Victor Moses wants Chelsea exit

Victor Moses wants to leave Chelsea because he is frustrated by his lack of opportunity under new manager Maurizio Sarri. Moses was a regular starter under Antonio Conte where he was played regularly as a wing-back in a 3-5-2 formation. However, Sarri has switched to a more traditional 4 – 4 -3, which means that there is no place for ...

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Arsenal linked with Ajax left-back

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Ajax left-back Nicolás Tagliafico. The Argentine international only joined the Dutch club in January in a £3.5 million deal from Independiente in his native land, but has impressed sufficiently during his brief spell in the Eredivisie to make his want on to Unai Emery’s radar for a possible move to the Premier ...

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United defender linked with January loan move

    Argentine defender Marcos Rojo has been linked with a January move to Turkish side Fenerbahce. The 28-year old was linked with a move to Istanbul in the summer, but negotiations failed to materialise and he remained at Old Trafford, with the avowed aim of forcing his way back in to Jose Mourinho’s plans. However, those plans have been ...

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Chelsea watch AC Milan defender

Chelsea have reignited interest in AC Milan defender Alessio Romagnoli, and sent scouts to Italy to watch him play in the Milan derby on Sunday, reports The Daily Mail. Romagnoli, who currently captains the Milan side, began his career with Roma after graduating from their academy system. After a loan spell with Sampdoria, he was sold to Milan in August ...

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