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DC United interested in Mesut Özil

MLS side DC United are interested in signing Mesut Özil as a replacement for Wayne Rooney. The ex-England and Manchester United captain is set to leave the Washington club in January, after agreeing a deal with Derby County to become player coach. Now they are in the market for a high profile replacement and have earmarked Ozil as one of ...

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Spurs linked with Coutinho move

Tottenham are in the lead to sign Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho on loan, after he was offered to clubs across Europe by Barcelona, who are keen to get the 27-year old off their books before the start of their season. Regarded as an expensive flop since his £142 million transfer to the Nou Camp from Liverpool in January 2018, Coutinho ...

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Tottenham agree £69 million move for Dybala

Tottenham are set to seal one of the surprise moves of the transfer window by agreeing a deal to bring Argentine Paolo Dybala to White Hart Lane for a fee believed to be £69 million. Dybala has been the subject of a high profile transfer involving a swap deal for Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku, but that foundered, apparently because of ...

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Brighton interested in loan deal for Drinkwater

Brighton are interested in a season-long loan deal for Chelsea misfit Danny Drinkwater. The former Premier League winner from his days at Leicester City has endured a miserable time since his £35 million move to Chelsea, making just five Premier League starts in two years. He only played one game under Maurizio Sarri, the Community Shield last August. He was ...

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Spurs braced for last minute bids for Eriksen

Tottenham Hotspur are expecting European clubs to try to make a last minute bid to sign Christian Eriksen this summer. The Dane is in the final year of his contract at White Hart Lane, and having refused to sign a new deal, has been linked with a move away from the club this summer. Spurs meanwhile have been working hard ...

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Jenkinson linked with Forest move

Carl Jenkinson has been linked with a deadline day move to Nottingham Forest after the Championship club opened negotiations with Arsenal over a transfer for the 27 year-old right back, who is available for just £5 million. A dyed-in-the-wool Arsenal fan, Jenkinson is the last member of Arsène Wenger’s “British core” of players that all signed new contracts together back ...

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Liverpool bring in Adrian for Mignolet

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Liverpool have concluded a swift piece of transfer business replacing the departed Simon Mignolet with free agent Adrian. 31-year old goalkeeper Mignolet was an unused substitute on the bench on Sunday as Liverpool lost the Community Shield to Manchester City on penalties. Hours later he was jetting back to his native Belgian to sign a five year deal with Club ...

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Manchester United close to Mandžukić deal

Manchester United are close to agreeing a three year deal to sign Mario Mandžukić from Juventus. According to The Daily Mail, the 33 year old Croatian striker has agreed personal terms with United and is set to move to Old Trafford for £6.2 million a year. That represents a 35% salary increase over the wages that he was on with ...

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Cahill makes Crystal Palace move

Former Chelsea captain and England defender Gary Cahill has moved to Crystal Palace. The 33 year old was a free agent after being released by the Stamford Bridge club at the end of June, and had been linked with a host of clubs, both at home and abroad. However, whilst Burnley were very interested in signing him Cahill was keen ...

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Bournemouth surprise candidates to sign Spurs midfielder

The 26 year old defensive midfielder has fallen down the pecking order at White Hart Lane, especially with the arrival of record signing Tanguy Ndombélé from Lyon in the summer. And now they are prepared to let him go, with Galatasary and West Ham also reported to be interested in the former Southampton manager. The Kenyan international followed Mauricio Pochettino ...

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