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Bakayoko wants to fight for his Chelsea place

Tiémoué Bakayoko wants to stay with Chelsea and fight for his place with the West London side. The French midfielder spent last season on loan with AC Milan, but, following the failure of the club to qualify for the Champions League, they decided not to trigger their option to buy. Bakayoko had a rather mixed year in Milan. Initially heavily ...

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United ready to hand De Gea a £20 million golden handshake

Manchester United may have to hand David de Gea a £20 million golden handshake in order to persuade him to leave the club this summer. The Spaniard has been locked in a bitter negotiating battle over a new contract with United bosses who have refused to accede to what they regard as his exorbitant wage demands. Now it looks like ...

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Andreas Pereira set for new deal at United.

The 23-year old Brazilian is on the verge of signing a new four-year contract, after graduating from the Manchester United academy. United had already triggered a one year extension clause in his existing contract in March, but the proposed new contract will keep him at the club until 2023. Pereira made 22 appearances for United in all competitions last campaign, ...

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Barcelona view Rashford as Griezmann or Neymar alternative

Barcelona are considering making a bid for Manchester United and England forward Marcus Rashford if they cannot land either Antoine Griezmann or former player Neymar this summer. They have long been linked with a move for Griezmann, who has already announced he is leaving his current club Atlético Madrid this summer.  But, as yet, no deal has come to fruition. ...

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Spurs target new N’Golo Kanté

Tottenham are considering tabling a summer bid for Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, who has been dubbed the new N’Golo Kanté. The 22-year old French midfielder first caught the eye when playing for Amiens, but it has since transferring to Ligue 1 rivals Lyon, that he has really come to prominence, breaking into the senior French national side when coming on ...

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Real prioritise Eriksen over Pogba

Real Madrid are likely to target Christian Eriksen in preference to making a bid for Manchester United’s Paul Pogba. Real have already spent over £200 million on transfers this summer, having acquired Luka Jovic from Eintracht Frankfurt and then Eden Hazard from Chelsea. Now they are focusing on their third transfer objective, somebody who can pull the strings in midfield, ...

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Valencia offer £8 million for United full-back

Valencia have made an offer of £8 million to sign Manchester United full-back Matteo Darmian. The 29-year old Italian international is very much out of favour at United, featuring just seven times in all competitions for the first team last season. A £12.7 million signing for Serie A side Torino in July 2015, he helped the club win the FA ...

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Maguire likely to choose City over United

While Manchester United have enquired about the availability of Leicester City’s Harry Maguire, they believe he is more likely to favour a move to their neighbours and bitter rivals Manchester City. The domestic treble winners are in the market for two centre-halves this summer, after Vincent Kompany announced his decision to quit the club and join Belgian side Anderlecht in ...

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Wolves ready to increase bid for Liverpool midfielder

firmino better than salah

Wolves are ready to go back to Liverpool with an increased bid for Liverpool midfielder Rafael Camacho. The 19-year old Portuguese player made two appearances for the Liverpool first team last summer, one against Wolves in their FA Cup defeat at the start of January, and other, later that month, as a substitute in a 4 – 3 win over ...

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Chelsea confident Hudson-Odoi will sign new deal

Contrary to expectations earlier this year, Chelsea are increasingly confident that Callum Hudson-Odoi will stay with the club and sign a new deal worth £100,000 a week. The 18-year old was heavily linked with a move to Bayern Munich in January, who had four bids for him rejected. He was hoping to join the German champions this summer, but his ...

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