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Liverpool linked with Southampton keeper

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Liverpool are interested in signing Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy this summer as they look for a replacement for Simon Mignolet. The Belgian is expected to be granted his wish to leave the club this summer after falling down the pecking order at Anfield, first to Loris Karius, and then permanently since the arrival of Alisson Becker from Roma. Mignolet made ...

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Martinelli set to be first Arsenal signing

Arsenal are set to announce the signing of young Brazilian forward Gabriel Martinelli in the next few days, their first summer signing. The Brazilian media are reporting that a £6 million fee has been agreed between Arsenal and his club Ituano FC, and the move is expected to be concluded in the next few days, with the teenager now turned ...

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United consider former Leicester man for Director of Football role

Manchester United are considering appointing Steve Walsh, the man credited with playing a key role in Leicester City’s Premier League success, as their next Director of Football. Walsh was credited with bringing the likes of N’Golo Kanté, Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy to the east Midlands club., before he left to take over as Everton’s Director of Football. That appointment ...

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Liverpool youngster set for Rangers loan

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Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo is set to join Rangers on a season-long loan subject to completing a medical at Ibrox. The 21-year old, who has made 13 senior appearances for the Anfield side since making his first-team debut in 2016, endured a frustrating season on loan with Ligue 1 side Reims last season, which saw him score only once in ...

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Arsenal close on French centre-half

Arsenal are close to agreeing a deal for Saint Etienne centre-half William Saliba. The teenager made 19 appearances for the Ligue 1 side last campaign, and has just been rewarded with a new four year contract. However, Arsenal have been keep tracks on him for some time, and have now made their move, with French news outlets claiming that the ...

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Lampard set for Abramovich meeting

Frank Lampard is set to meet Roman Abramovich to discuss becoming the next Chelsea manager Lampard is on holiday in France, and he is scheduled to meet with the Chelsea owner on his £380 million yacht Eclipse which is anchored off St.Tropez to discuss taking over from the departed Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bride, reports The Sun. The 40-year old ...

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United want Diop

Manchester United are interested in signing West Ham defender Issa Diop. United have identified signing a top-class centre back as a priority this summer, and they have already had a bid for Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly, worth £75 million turned down, with indications they will have to offer closer to £100 million to secure his services. They are also interested, along ...

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Zola set to leave Chelsea

Gianfranco Zola is set to follow Maurizio Sarri out of the Stamford Bridge exit door. The 60-year old Italian manager announced on Sunday that he was leaving the West London club to take up the vacant position at Juventus, following the departure of Max Allegri from his post at the end of last season. Frank Lampard is the overwhelming favourite ...

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Rashford wage demands raise eyebrows

Marcus Rashford wants £300,000 a week to stay at Old Trafford. His wage demands are causing consternation at Old Trafford who are desperate to tie down the England striker to a new deal as they face the prospect of losing both David de Gea and Paul Pogba this summer. However, United face themselves in a difficult position, having allowed Rashford’ ...

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Salah staying at Anfield – for now

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Mo Salah has rejected the chance to move away from Anfield this summer. That is according to The Mirror who report that both Real Madrid and Juventus were willing to submit £150 million bids for the Egyptian forward, who has scored 71 goals in 104 games since his move to Merseyside. However, Salah has left the door open for a ...

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