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Juventus chasing Anthony Martial

Juventus are intent on signing Manchester United forward Anthony Martial and are hoping they can get the 21-year old Frenchman to sign a pre-contact agreement in January. That is according to Italian outlet Calcio Mercato who reports that the Italian champions are hoping to follow the same route as they did with Emre Can and pick-up Martial for free when ...

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Newcastle winger secures Czech loan move

Newcastle United winger Rolando Aarons has joined Czech side FC Slovan Librec on a six month loan deal. The news was confirmed by the club’s official website which states that he has moved to the side which are currently 8th in the Czech top division. The winger has made 22 appearances in all competitions for Newcastle since being released as ...

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Bournemouth midfielder agrees new three year deal

Junior Stanislas has signed a new 3-year deal with Bournemouth. That is according to The BBC who report that the 28-year old has agreed the new deal, despite the fact that he has not played for the club since March because of a knee injury. A former West Ham academy graduate, Stanislas made 42 appearances and scored 5 goals for ...

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Wales 4 – 1 Ireland Review: Ryan Giggs era begins

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Wales produced a scintillating display to demolish the Republic of Ireland 4 -1 in Cardiff on Thursday evening. Ryan Giggs will be extremely pleased by the sheer quality of the performance given by his side and especially the brilliant individual showings from his young midfielders David Brooks and Ethan Ampadu. For the Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill, this devastating result and performance in what has been ...

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UEFA Nations League: Northern Ireland vs Bosnia Preview

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Most recent competitive meeting: This match will be the first-ever meeting between the teams. Match Stats: Northern Ireland have won 10 of their last 14 home matches losing only to Croatia, Switzerland and twice to Germany. The Northern Ireland defence has kept 8 clean sheets in their last 10 home victories. Bosnia failed to reach the World Cup in Russia ...

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Nottingham Forest in talks to sign ex-West Brom star

Nottingham Forest are in talks to land free agent Claudio Yacob who was one of the players released by West Bromwich Albion following their relegation to the Championship at the end of last season. The 31 year old ex-Argentine international spent 6 years at The Hawthorns, and made more than 170 appearances for The Baggies before he was deemed surplus ...

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Tottenham defender expecting contract extension

Tottenham’s Belgian defender Jan Vertonghen is expecting the North London outfit to trigger an automatic extension to his contract which expires in June, keeping him at Spurs until 2020. If they do, he will be the latest player to sign a new contract with the club, following in the footsteps of Harry Kane, Dele Alli, and manager Maurico Pochettino. The ...

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West Brom trialling former Norwich duo

West Bromwich Albion are considering signing former Norwich City players Wes Hoolahan and Russell Martin after it emerged that both men had been training with the Baggies this week. Both players are free agents after leaving Carrow Road in the summer, which means that they can sign for a new club even though the transfer window for both permanent and ...

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UEFA Nations League: Wales vs Republic of Ireland Preview

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  Most recent competitive meeting: 9th October 2017- Wales 0 v Ireland 1 Match Stats: Wales have failed to win in their last eight meetings with the Republic of Ireland. Wales have never beaten the Republic of Ireland in a competitive fixture. Ireland are unbeaten in their last seven away competitive matches against the Welsh, including the one-nil win over Wales in October 2017. Gareth Bale has been on the scoresheet in five of ...

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West Ham regret £18 million summer signing

West Ham have had a disastrous start to the season. Despite spending more than £100 million in the transfer market, they find themselves firmly rooted to the foot of the Premier League, and are pointless after 4 games. New manager Manuel Pellegrini already finds himself under immense pressure, and, despite the club’s assurances that he will be given time to ...

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