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Neco Williams set for new five-year deal

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Liverpool right-back Neco Williams is set to be rewarded after a break-through season at Anfield with a new five-year deal. The 19-year old will be the third youngster in recent weeks to commit his immediate future to the club, after both Curtis Jones and Harvey Elliot both signed new contracts with the Merseyside team. Liverpool made his debut in the ...

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Chelsea defender in line for Fulham loan

Chelsea defender Ethan Ampadu is in line to make the short journey across West London to join newly promoted Fulham on loan for the coming season. Ampadu, who is still only 19, spent the entirety of last season on loan in the Bundesliga with RB Leipzig. However, much to Chelsea’s frustration, he struggled for game time under Julian Nagelsman, only ...

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Liverpool complete deal for Greek left-back

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Liverpool have completed a to sign Greek left-back Kostas Tsimikas, from Greek champions Olympiakos. The Premier League champions are looking to add cover, and provide competition, for Any Robertson, and were linked with a move for Norwich City’s Jamal Lewis. However, they decided to end their interest in the Northern Ireland international because of a difference in valuation. They offered ...

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Lacazette linked with Atlético switch

Alexandre Lacazette has been linked with a switch to Atlético Madrid and could be allowed to leave once Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has signed his new contract with the Gunners. This is not the first time that Lacazette has been associated with a move to the Spanish club – he came close to joining them in 2017 before opting for the Gunners ...

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Liverpool want Bournemouth midfielder

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Liverpool are leading the chase to sign Bournemouth midfielder David Brooks. The Welsh international looks set to leave the South Coast side after their relegation to the Championship, and, although several clubs are reported to be interested, Liverpool have emerged as the favourites to snap him up in a deal that could be worth up to £35 million. Brooks moved ...

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Havertz agrees Chelsea transfer

Bayern Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz has agreed to join Chelsea. He is expected to sign a five-year deal with the Stamford Bridge club in the next few days after weeks of speculation. The fee has yet to be decided, with Chelsea and Leverkusen still haggling over the £90 million valuation, as well as the structure of the payments. However, Chelsea ...

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Rennes in transfer talks over Tomori

French club Rennes have begun initial talks with Chelsea over a potential transfer for England defender Fikayo Tomori. Although they are open to a permanent deal, a loan is considered the more likely option at this stage. Tomori impressed during the opening months of the last campaign under Frank Lampard, but then struggled for form and dropped down the pecking ...

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Chelsea to sell Jorginho to raise Rice funds

Chelsea are prepared to sell Italian midfielder Jorginho in order to raise the necessary funds to buy Declan Rice. Frank Lampard has made strengthening his defence one of his main summer priorities and has identified Rice as the ideal man to help plug the gaps at the back. West Ham have made clear their determination to hang on to Rice ...

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Lucas Torreira linked with return to Italy

Arsenal’s Uruguayan midfielder Lucas Torreira has been linked with a return to Italy this summer. He joined the Gunners from Sampdoria in 2018, and, after impressing during his first season with the club, found it harder going last campaign, with his role less defined under Unai Emery, and then injury impeding his progress. That saw his first-team opportunities limited towards ...

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Liverpool winger in demand

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Liverpool winger Harry Wilson is a man in demand. The Welsh international has returned to Anfield following the conclusion of his loan spell with Bournemouth. However, he does not feature in Jurgen Klopp’s long-term plans and now the Premier League champions are ready to sell him. And the news has seen a number of clubs express an interest, in the ...

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