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Pogba remaining at United

Speculation that Paul Pogba will leave Manchester United this summer now appears at and end. That follows statements from the player’s agent Mino Raiola, who has not only confirmed that his client will not be leaving the club, but also that he expects talks to begin soon about a new contact at Old Trafford for the French World Cup winner. ...

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Wolves close to deal for Maitland-Niles

Wolves are closing in on a deal to sign Ainsley Maitland-Niles from Arsenal. The versatile defender and midfielder has been told he can leave the Gunners, against the wishes of manager Mikel Arteta, as the club looks to raise funds by selling off some of its squad players. That means that Maitland-Niles, who starred for Arsenal in their FA Cup ...

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Barcelona linked with Manchester City pair

Barcelona have been linked with moves for two of Manchester City’s defenders. They have already made Eric García, their former academy player, one of their main summer targets. The 19-year old is in the final year of his current contract at The Etihad. But now they have also expressed an interest in his compatriot Angelinho as well.  The Spanish under-21 ...

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Leeds considering Origi move

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Newly promoted Leeds United are considering making a move for Liverpool striker Divock Origi. The EFL Champions have been linked with Celtic’s Odsonne Edouard, but, if they are unable to conclude a deal for him, are considering Origi as an alternative. Leeds have identified the forward line as one area where they need to strengthen ahead of their first campaign ...

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United given Brooks boost

Manchester United’s hopes of signing David Brooks from Bournemouth have been given a boost. It comes after the South Coast side admitted that all of their players are up for sale, and they will not stand in their way if another club comes in with the right price for them. The newly relegated club have already seen Nathan Aké depart ...

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Arsenal on verge of signing defender

Arsenal are on the verge of signing Brazilian defender Gabriel Magalhães from Ligue 1 side Lille. He has passed his medical at the club, and they are set to announce that he will be joining on a five-year deal that could be worth up to £27 million, once bonuses and other add-ons are factored into the equation. Arsenal have had ...

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Chelsea close to Chilwell deal

Chelsea are closing in on a deal to sign left-back Ben Chilwell from Leicester City. They are set to pay £50 million for the England international, who has been one of Frank Lampard’s top summer targets as he looks to solidify his porous defence. Chilwell, a product of the Leicester academy, has made 123 appearances for the Foxes in all ...

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Freddie Ljungberg leaves Arsenal again

Freddie Ljungberg has left Arsenal again. He first returned to the club in a coaching capacity in 2016, before he left to become assistant manager at Wolfsburg. The former Swedish international played for the club between 1998 and 2007m and was part of the Invincible side, winning two Premier League titles and three FA Cups during his time with the ...

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Chelsea sign Barcelona centre-back

Chelsea have signed 18-year old centre-back Xavier Mbuyamba from Barcelona. The teenage defender has signed a three year contract with the London side and will join their development squad. The Dutch defender began his career with MVV Maastricht who play in the second tier of football in the Netherlands, making his debut in a game against Volendaam in November 2018. ...

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Wijnaldum wanted by Barcelona

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New Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman wants Liverpool midfielder Georgino Wijnaldum to join him at the Nou Camp. The 29-year old, who is out of contract at Anfield at the end of next season had widely been expected to begin talks over a new deal with the Premier League champions, but Koeman has other plans for him. Koeman was formerly manager ...

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