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Arsenal interested in Turkish midfielder

Arsenal are interested in signing 19 year old Turkish midfielder Orkun Kökçü who plays for Dutch side Feyenoord. The Turkey under-21 international is viewed as an emerging talent of European football, and has been scouted regularly by the Gunners over the past 18 months. He is under contract until 2023, but the Eredivisie side are willing to cash in on ...

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Atlético considering Pochettino as next manager

Atlético Madrid are considering making a move for former Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino to become their next manager in the summer. Diego Simeone has been in charge of  Atlético for eight years, but, having achieved considerable success with them, he is having a disappointing season, and the club are languishing in sixth place in La Liga, and lost the Madrid ...

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Is Time Running Out For Ole Gunnar Solskjaer?

Manchester United are having their worst season in 33 years and could be set to fall short of the top four in the Premier League at the end of the campaign. Although publicly they have supported their manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, it would be no surprise if the United board decides to make a change before the season is out. United ...

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Bale return to Spurs unlikely says agent

Gareth Bale’s agent has poured cold water on the prospect of his client ever returning to play for Spurs. During the January window there was speculation that a move could be in the offing, with reports appearing in the media that Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy had flown to Spain to try to engineer a loan deal. However, now his agent ...

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Timo Werner open to Liverpool move

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RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner is open to a move to Liverpool if it were on offer. The 23 year old’s form has attracted attention from a number of Premier League clubs, with Chelsea and Manchester United also interested in signing him, but it is the prospect of Liverpool which is the most enticing for the striker who has scored ...

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United considered move for Brighton veteran

Amongst the strikers that Manchester United considered buying in the January window was veteran Brighton striker Glenn Murray. United were linked with a host of forwards as they looked to replace the injured Marcus Rashford, with Islam Slimani, Salomon Rondon and Bournemouth’s  Josh King also in the reckoning before they decided to sign Odion Ighalo from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua ...

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Kepa fears for Chelsea future

Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga is fearing for his future at Chelsea after being consigned to the bench by manager Frank Lampard. The 25-year old Spaniard moved to Stamford Bridge for £71.6 million from Athletic Bilbao in August 2018, a world record fee for a goalkeeper, but he has struggled to justify that price tag, especially this season where he has ...

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King disappointed with failed United transfer

Bournemouth striker Joshua King has been left disappointed after his deadline day move to Manchester United fell through. United were desperate to sign a striker and submitted a bid for King, a former reserve player at the club, which was rejected. They then made an improved offer of £25 million for him, which Bournemouth were prepared to accept, subject to ...

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Lingard open to leaving Manchester United

England forward Jesse Lingard is open to the idea of leaving Manchester United, with both Roma and Atlético Madrid interested in signing him. The 27 year old has had a poor season so far, scoring just 2 goals and providing one assist in 32 appearances, with well documented off-the-field issues affecting his form. His lack of consistency has aroused the ...

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Arsenal turned down offer for Ozil

Arsenal turned down an offer from an unnamed Qatari club for Mesut Ozil on deadline day. However, the deal fell through due to timing issues.  Ozil was interested in the offer and his manager Mikael Arteta was open to the possibility of the German international leaving the club, but the fact that the approach was made on the last day ...

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