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Fresh twist in Sala transfer saga

The ongoing drama and controversy surrounding the ill-fated transfer of Emiliano Sala has taken a fresh twist. That is after Cardiff City are set to claim that the deal finalising his move from French side Nantes is not legally binding. The Argentine striker tragically died when the light aircraft in which he was a passenger crashed in the English Channel ...

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N’Golo Kanté rejects Real transfer talk

Despite being played out of position by Maurizio Sarri this season, Kanté is still regarded as one of the most indispensable players in the Chelsea team, and somebody that they would be loathe to see go. He is also the best paid player in the side, after signing a new contract worth £290,000 a week just four months ago. French ...

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Arsenal linked with Charlton midfielder

Arsenal have been linked with a move for young Charlton midfielder Joe Aribo. The tall, composed left-footer is a Charlton academy graduate, and has been one of their most impressive performers this season, scoring 6 goals in 28 appearances, and helping propel his side into the League One play-off picture. Arsenal scouts have watched him a number of times this ...

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Liverpool ready to sell midfielder after just a year

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Liverpool are ready to sell midfielder Naby Keïta after less than a year at the club. The Guinea midfielder originally agreed to join Liverpool in the summer of 2017, but was unable to complete the transfer until a year later. However, despite an initially encouraging start, a series of niggling injuries, and the form of Gini Wijnaldum has seen his ...

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Rondon too old for Mike Ashley

The hopes of Newcastle fans that the club will turn the loan signing of Salomón Rondon into a permanent deal are set to be dashed. That is because the Magpies’ chairman, Mike Ashley, thinks that he is too old to justify the £16.5 million option to buy that is the Venezuelan’s loan agreement. Rondon, who turns 30 in September, is ...

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Manchester United join chase for Hudson-Odoi

The 18-year old winger has long been linked with a summer move to Bayern Munich, who had a £35 million bid for him turned down in January. Since then, the likes of Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund have all expressed an interest in acquiring him, but now, Manchester United also are reported to have him on their summer radar, reports The ...

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Marcos Rojo training with home-town club

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo is training with Estudiantes in his native Argentina – with the full permission of his employers at Old Trafford. The 29-year old has not featured for the United first-team since their Champions League defeat away to Valencia in December, and has only made three senior appearances for them this season. Rojo, who has two years ...

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Lazio on verge of signing pre-contract agreement with Moreno

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Serie A side Lazio are on the verge of signing a pre-contract agreement with Liverpool full-back Alberto Moreno. That is according to Independent, who report that Moreno is set to join the Italian side in the summer, ending his 5-year stay at Anfield. Moreno moved to Liverpool from Sevilla in August 2014, but, after being first choice left-back with the ...

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Kovačic wants Premier League stay

Mateo Kovačic wants to stay in the Premier League next season – even if it is not with Chelsea. The 24-year old Croatian midfielder is on loan for the season at Stamford Bridge from his parent club Real Madrid, and, in an ideal world, would like to stay with Chelsea for next season and beyond.  However, those wishes might be ...

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Liverpool v Manchester City – the race to the title

As the players head off to the international break, and the destination of the league title already determined in many European leagues – Italy, Spain and France, for example – it is all still to be decided in England, where it is a head-to-heard race between Liverpool and Manchester City. Liverpool lead the table by two points, but, having played ...

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