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Arsenal linked with surprise move for French midfielder

Reports in France suggest that Arsenal are in talks to sign PSG midfielder Christopher Nkunku on loan, with an option to buy the 21 year old at the end of the season. That is according to L’Equippe who report that the player is already known to Arsenal manager Unai Emery when he was in charge at PSG last season, and ...

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Victor Moses set for Turkey loan move

Chelsea wing back Victor Moses is to have a medical on Thursday ahead of agreeing a loan move to Turkish Super Lig club Fenerbahçe for the rest of the season. A first-choice started under the previous regime of Antonio Conté at Stamford Bridge, a switch to a flat back four under new man Mauricio Sarri has meant that Moses has ...

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Thierry Henry set for Monaco sack

Thierry Henry’s brief tenure as Monaco manager looks set to be brought to an end, with the former Arsenal player set to be sacked, after winning just 4 of his first 20 matches in charge of the Ligue 1 side. Henry was appointed to his first managerial job on October 13, following the dismissal of previous coach Leonardo Jadim after ...

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Newcastle linked with loan move for Gelson Martins

Newcastle United have joined the list of clubs interested in taking Atlético Madrid forward Gelson Martins on loan.  The highly regarded Portuguese international was part of the group of players that left Sporting Lisbon unilaterally after fans attacked the team and officials at their training ground. He moved to Atlético on a five year deal in July, but has struggled ...

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Everton unhappy with PSG over Gueye approach

Everton have rejected an approach for Paris Saint Germain for midfielder Idrissa Gueye, and are considering reporting the French club to UEFA for making an illegal approach to him. PSG have long been an admirer of the Senegal international midfielder, and, according to reports in France have made a formal bid of £25 million for him. Everton, however, dispute this ...

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Former Chelsea star makes surprise Middlesbrough move

Former Chelsea midfielder John Obi-Mikel has joined Middlesbrough on loan for the rest of the season. The 31-year old, who left Stamford Bridge on a free transfer in January 2017 has been playing for the past two years in China with Tianjin TEDA, but has been looking to move back to England, where his wife and two young children continue ...

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Bolasie loan spell at Villa terminated amidst dispute

Yannick Bolasie’s loan spell at Aston Villa has been cut short, and he has returned to Everton. However, there is some dispute whether this was an initiative on the part of the player or whether Villa did not want to continue with the arrangement any further. The former Crystal Palace player agreed a season-long loan to the Midlands when Steve ...

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Bayern eyeing another Premier League youngster

Not content with trying to capture Callum Hudson-Odoi from Chelsea, Bayern Munich are eyeing another Premier League youngster in the form of Manchester City striker Rabbi Matondo. Born in Liverpool to a Congolese father, Matondo moved to Wales as a boy, and began his youth career with Cardiff City before switching to the Etihad in 2016. Highly regarded by City ...

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Penalty row striker set to leave Fulham on loan

Fulham striker Aboubakar Kamara is in discussions about joining Turkish side Yeni Malatyaspor on loan for the rest of the season. The 23 year-old who was signed from French side Amiens in July 2017 is currently in disgrace at Craven Cottage, and has been ordered to train with the under-23 squad after falling out with manager Claudio Ranieri and fellow ...

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