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Southampton monitoring Chelsea centre-back

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Southampton are monitoring the situation of Chelsea centre-back Levi Colwill. The 19-year old academy graduate, who is an England under-21 international, impressed last season whilst on loan with Huddersfield Town, playing an integral role in the team that were eventually beaten in the Championship play-off final. He signed a four-year deal at Stamford Bridge last summer before heading off for ...

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Italian club in discussions about Arsenal defender

Serie A club Hellas Verona are in discussions with Arsenal about a move for Spanish defender Pablo Mari. He spent last season on loan with Udinese but, although he did well for them, they turned down the option to make the move permanent. That has led to Verona to make an approach to the Gunners, but a potential stumbling block ...

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Barcelona could trump Chelsea to Raphinha

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It could be a case of the dog being bitten with Barcelona ready to offer up to £60 million for Leeds United winger Raphinha. A week ago he had seemed certain to join Arsenal, only for London rivals Chelsea to out-muscle them with a  bid of £55 million for the 25-year old. But now they could be gazumped in turn ...

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Sunderland agree deal for Ballard

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Sunderland have agreed a deal with Arsenal to sign central defender Daniel Ballard. The Northern Ireland international had been on the verge of joining Burnley last week, and had got as far as having a medical with the recently relegated club., only for the deal to break down at the last minute when personal terms could not be agreed. However, ...

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Could Arsenal be pipped to another transfer?

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Having seen the signing of Brazilian winger Raphinha seemingly snatched under their noses by Chelsea, now comes news that another Premier League club wants to muscle in on moves to bring Ajax defender Lisandro Martínez to North London. The Gunners have already had one bid for the Argentine international turned down and have submitted a revised offer, but Manchester United ...

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Chelsea make Dembélé contract offer

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Chelsea have made a contract offer to Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembélé who is set to become a free agent by the end of the week. The French international has been in negotiations with his current club Barcelona about extending his stay with them, but the talks have stalled because they want him to accept a reduced salary. And now he ...

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Chelsea to compete with United for Antony

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Chelsea are set to compete for Manchester United for the signature of Ajax winger Antony. The Brazilian’s two seasons at the Eredivisie side since his move from Sao Paolo has seen him score 17 goals and provide 12 assists. His performances have attracted interest from across Europe, but United have been the most heavily linked with the 22-year old, not ...

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Atlético want Bellerín

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Atlético Madrid want to sign Hector Bellerín. The Arsenal right back is back at the Emirates and due to start pre-season training after spending last season on loan at Real Betis, the club he supported as a boy. He ahs made no secret of the fact that he would like to join the Seville club on a permanent basis, although ...

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Chelsea lodge Koundé bid

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Chelsea have lodged a formal bid for Sevilla’s Jules Koundé, according to local media in Spain. At one time earlier in the transfer window, it seemed that the trail for the French international defender had gone cold, and that Chelsea ha turned their attention to other targets, like Barcelona’s Matthijs de Ligt. But now the West London club have apparently ...

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Saliba will be given Arsenal chance

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William Saliba will be given his chance by Arsenal. The French international has yet to play a senior game for the Gunners, despite joining them three years ago, but instead has enjoyed a series of loan moves back in France. His last with Marseille was so successful that he ended up being named in the Ligue 1 team pf the ...

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