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Spurs pursuit of Lyon midfielder complicated by price tag

Tottenham have opened talks with Lyon about the potential transfer of midfielder Tanguy Ndombélé. However, a major sticking point is the price, with the clubs currently poles apart when it comes to the valuation of the 22-year old French international. Lyon’s president Jean-Michel Aulas, values the player at £67 million (€75 million), whilst Spurs are believed to have offered €50 ...

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United identify alternative to Wan-Bissaka

Manchester United have identified Norwich City defender Max Aarons as an alternative if they are unsuccessful in their pursuit of Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka. United have already had one bid turned down for Wan-Bissaka, rumoured to be anywhere between £35 million and £40 million, and are reported to be on the verge of going back to the South London ...

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Oxlade-Chamberlain set to sign new deal

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Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is set to sign a new deal at Liverpool. His current deal, worth £120,000 runs out in 2022, but he is now set to sign a contract extension for a further year. It is a major show of faith in the 25-year old by Jurgen Klopp  who missed almost an entire year after being sidelined by ...

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Ferdinand open to United role

Rio Ferdinand has revealed that he is open to the idea pf becoming technical director at Manchester United. New manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has indicated he is willing to work alongside a Technical Director, and Ferdinand, and former United team mate Darren Fletcher, have both had discussions with club officials about the role.  The news comes as Ferdinand has just ...

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Oblak considering United move

Jan Oblak wants to leave Atlético Madrid, and is considering joining Manchester United. The Slovenian international is also wanted by PSG, who are looking for a replacement for the departed Gianluigi Buffon, but favours a move to United, the club he supported as a boy, despite the fact that they are not involved in the Champions League next season. The ...

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Carrasco odds-on to join Arsenal

Belgian winger Yannick Carrasco is odds-on favourite to join Arsenal. That is according to the bookmakers who have him 1/10 on to become Unai Emery’s first signing of the summer. The former Atlético Madrid and Monaco winger is currently playing in China for Dalian Yifang, the club that he joined in a surprise move in February last year. However, he ...

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Klopp set to make Wilson transfer decision

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Jurgen Klopp is set to allow Harry Wilson to leave the club, with a transfer fee likely to be set for him at £21 million. That is despite rumours to the contrary which implied that the German was prepared to give the Welsh winger the chance to prove himself worthy of a first-team squad place at Anfield. Instead, the decision ...

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United encouraged to raise bid for Wan-Bissaka

Manchester United are being encouraged to submit another bid for Crystal Palace full-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka – despite having an opening offer of around £35 million knocked back by the South London club. That is according to The Evening Standard who report that United bosses were left with the impression that an increased bid could land one of the club’s prime ...

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Chelsea staff in disagreement over Sarri replacement

There is a rift developing amongst Chelsea staff about who should replace Maurizio Sarri as manager. After months of speculation, it now appears virtually certain that Sarri’s departure will be announced soon, with the 60 year old Italian set to return to his homeland to take up the vacant position at Juventus. However, there is now a disagreement between the ...

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