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Juventus want van Dijk in the summer

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Juventus want to sign Liverpool’s Virgil van Dyck in the summer and are prepared to pay a world record sum to get their man. Van Dyck, the European Footballer of the Year, cost Liverpool £75 million when they signed him from Southampton in January 2018. Now the Serie A club are willing to double that, and hope that the prospect ...

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Barcelona close to agreeing Willian deal

Barcelona are close to agreeing a deal to sign Brazilian winger Willian when his contract expires with Chelsea at the end of the season. The 31 year old is free now to begin negotiations with foreign clubs, and, having been linked with the Catalans for some time, they are ready to sign a pre-contract agreement with the player. Chelsea had ...

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Kurzawa deal vetoed by Arteta

Cedric Soares joined Arsenal on loan from Southampton until the end of the season until deadline day, and, with the Portuguese international out of contract at St. Mary’s in the summer, that puts the Gunners in pole position to sign him full-time if he performs sufficiently well during his time at the Emirates. However, one full-back who will not be ...

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Lampard unhappy with Chelsea’s transfer window

When Chelsea’s transfer ban was lifted in December, it was widely assumed that they would be one of the big spenders in the January window, with talk of the club having up to £150 million to spend on new players. In the event though, there were no major incomings or outgoings at Stamford Bridge, with the club failing to bring ...

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Chelsea full-back joins Brighton

Chelsea full-back Tariq Lamptey signed for Brighton in a permanent deal on deadline day. The 19 year old would have been out of contract at Stamford Bridge in the summer, and despite the club wanting to keep him, he was concerned about his lack of first-team opportunities in West London. There was talk about him entering pre-contract negotiations with French ...

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United sign new goalkeeper

Manchester United have signed goalkeeper Nathan Bishop from Southend United, and he has moved to Old Trafford on a two and a half year deal, The 20 year old came up through the ranks at Southend, although he did once have a trial with West Ham but was unable to secure a contract with the East London club. He made ...

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Giroud remains at Chelsea

Olivier Giroud will remain at Chelsea for the rest of the season. The 33 year old Frenchman had been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge even before the transfer window opened, because of his need to be playing regular first team football in order to ensure his place in the French squad for Euro 2020. Inter Milan were ...

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Giroud remains at Chelsea

Olivier Giroud will remain at Chelsea for the rest of the season. The 33 year old Frenchman had been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge even before the transfer window opened, because of his need to be playing regular first team football in order to ensure his place in the French squad for Euro 2020. Inter Milan were ...

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Manchester United sign striker on loan

Manchester United have signed striker Odion Ighalo on loan for the rest of the season, after Bournemouth turned down a bid from them to sign Joshua King on deadline day. United were in the market for another forward to provide cover for the injured Marcus Rashford, amidst concerns where their goals are going to come from in his absence with ...

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