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Super agents ready to take on FIFA

An influential group of football agents want to take on FIFA and create an alternative transfer system. The group, called Football Agents Forum, is led by super-agent Mino Raiolo, whose clients include Paul Pogba and Erling Haaland, and he led a furious attack on the world’s governing body earlier this week which he described as line “a communist dictator who ...

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Chelsea sign Finnish winger

Chelsea have signed Finnish winger jimi Tauriainen, after the teenager turned down a move to Serie A. The 16 year old has signed a three year contract at Stamford Bridge, and will move to West London in the summer. Tauriainen has been watched closely by a number of European clubs over the past year, and had trials with both Juventus ...

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Drinkwater future again in doubt

Danny Drinkwater’s future is again in doubt after he was sent home following a training ground incident. The Chelsea midfielder joined Aston Villa on loan in January, and was taking part in a training session for those players who were not involved in the club’s 4 – 0 defeat at Leicester City on Monday night. He and winger Jota became ...

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United to pay £70 million for Grealish

Manchester United are prepared to pay up to £70 million for Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish. The 24 year old has been in excellent form for his club this season, scoring 9 goals and providing 8 assists in a struggling side, but, having chosen to stay loyal to them in January to aid them in their relegation fight, seems certain ...

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Teenage midfielder visits Arsenal training ground

Birmingham City teenage midfielder Jude Bellingham has visited the Manchester United training ground with his parents. The 16 year old, who, in August, beat the record of Trevor Francis to become the youngest man ever to play for Birmingham City, is a player much in demand, both domestically and across Europe. Recently it was reported that Borussia Dortmund were prepared ...

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Lingard faces United axe

Manchester United are prepared to sell Jesse Lingard in the summer. The 27 year old England player has reportedly lost the confidence of his manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who is unhappy with his lack of application in training, and also his diminished output on the pitch – he has scored just twice in his last 35 games for the club. ...

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Dybala cancelled United move with a phone call

It has been revealed that Juventus forward Paolo Dybala cancelled a proposed move to Manchester United with a single phone call. The call was made when his agent, Jorge Antun, was sat in Ed Woodward’s London office trying to hammer out a deal to take the Argentine from Juventus to Old Trafford. Discussions about the possible move had also taken ...

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League finish will affect Tottenham transfer plans

Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy has admitted that the club’s transfer plans for the summer will be adversely affected if it fails to qualify for the Champions League next season. Saturday’s draw with Burnley has left the North London side in ninth place in the table, and they are currently seven points behind Chelsea, who occupy the fourth place, and ...

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Winger set to sign new United deal

20 year old winger Tabith Chong is set to sign a new long-term deal at Manchester United. The Dutch under-21 international had been linked with a move away from Old Trafford, with Barcelona, Inter Milan and Juventus all interested in acquiring his services but he has decided to spurn their advances and remain at United, agreeing to a new contract ...

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Real linked with de Gea again

Real Madrid have once again been linked with a move for Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea. The Spaniard only signed a new long-term deal at Old Trafford in September worth £375,000 a week, but Real manager Zinedine Zidane has identified him as the ideal man to take over from former Chelsea stopper Thibaut Courtois in the Real goal. And, ...

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