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Chelsea player set for another loan move

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Chelsea defender Ethan Ampadu is set for yet another loan move. The Welsh international was signed from Exeter City as a 16-year old by the Blues, but has only made 12 senior appearances for the club since then, and none of those in the Premier League. Instead, he has been sent on a series of loan moves, with varying degrees ...

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Talks held over cancelling Bellerin contract

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Talks have been held between Arsenal and the agents of Hector Bellerín about cancelling his contract with the club. The Spaniard spent last season on loan with bis boyhood club Real Betis, helping them win the Spanish Cup, their first silverware for 17 years. He has made no secret of his desire to join them on a permanent basis, but ...

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Chelsea to make Aubameyang offer

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Chelsea are lining-up a bid for former Arsenal striker and captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabonese international only joined Barcelona on transfer deadline day in January after his acrimonious departure from the Gunners – covered in the latest episodes of the All or Nothing Amazon documentary series – but he may already be surplus to requirements at the Camp Nou. The ...

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Mari makes Monza move

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Arsenal defender Pablo Mari has agreed a deal to join Serie A side Monza. The newly promoted club, who are owned by former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlosconi will take the Spaniard on loan for the coming season. However, the agreement between the clubs includes an obligation to make the move permanent if they manage to avoid relegation at the ...

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Arsenal closing in on Spanish winger

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Arsenal are closing in on a deal for Villareal winger Yeremy Pinto. The 19 year old Spanish international has a release clause of £68 million, but Villareal may be forced to accept a much lower offer, because they are cash strapped and have not been able to bring in many new players ahead of the new season. They need to ...

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Werner returns to Leipzig

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Timo Werner has re-joined RB Leipzig two years after leaving the Bundesliga side. He was bought by Chelsea for £47.5 million in the summer of 2020 in the hopes that he could produce the same goal return as he had achieved at the German club. But he struggled in the Premier League and became more renowned for his high profile ...

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Chelsea in talks over new Mendy contract

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Chelsea are in talks with goalkeeper Édouard Mendy about a new contract with the club. The Senegalese international has become a permanent fixture at Stamford Bridge, so much so that they are prepared to allow second choice Kepa Arrizabalaga, the most expensive goalkeeper in the world when he signed from Athletic Bilbao in 2018 to leave on loan, and there ...

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Napoli in talks about Kepa loan

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Napoli are in talks with Chelsea about a loan move for goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. The world’s most expensive keeper when he was signed from Athletic Bilbao for a fee of just under£72 million four years ago, Kepa lost his place as first team regular when Édouard Mendy arrived at Stamford Bridge, and is looking for more regular game time with ...

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Torreira agrees Galatasaray move

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Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira has agreed a deal to join Turkish side Galatasaray. The Uruguayan international is flying to Istanbul now to finalise the move, with the Gunners expected to receive around £5 million for him. The 26-year old had spent last summer on loan in Italy with Fiorentina, and the Serie A side had an option to buy clause ...

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Chelsea have Fofana bid rejected

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Chelsea have had a bid for Leicester defender Wesley Fofana rejected. The Stamford Bridge side offered £60 million for the French under-21 international but the Midlands club value him considerably higher. However, there are indications that the Blues may be prepared to go in excess of the É80 million they received from Manchester United for Harry Maguire – the previous ...

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