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Chelsea cool interest in Coutinho

Despite reports that Philippe Coutinho was on the verge of agreeing a move to Stamford Bridge, Chelsea appear to have cooled their interest in the Brazilian playmaker. Coutinho, who went under the knife on Friday remove fragments from his right ankle, is widely expected to leave Barcelona in the summer, after failing to impress during his time at the Nou ...

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Sancho close to finalising United move

Manchester United believe they have most of the building blocks in place to complete a deal to sign Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund in the summer. They include an agreement with the player on the length of his contract, his salary, performances bonuses, and the size of his release clause. Now all that is needed is to negotiate a transfer ...

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Chelsea linked with German striker

Chelsea have been linked with a move for striker Luca Waldschmidt who plays for Bundesliga side Freiburg. Manager Frank Lampard is looking to bring in two new strikers in the summer. He wants to sell Michy Batshuayi, whilst Olivier Giroud is out of contract. The 33 year old French World Cup winner has yet to sign a new deal, and ...

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Liverpool set to miss out on Coutinho money

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It is expected that Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho will leave Barcelona this summer. And, when and if that happens, then Liverpool are set to miss out on £35 million due to them as part of the deal that took him to the Nou Camp in the first place. Coutinho signed for Barcelona in January 2018 for £142 million, part of ...

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Liverpool’s Havertz hopes boosted

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Liverpool’s hopes of signing Kai Havertz from German side Bayer Leverkusen have been given a boost. The Premier League leaders are one of a host of teams chasing the attacking midfielder, with both Manchester clubs, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich also monitoring his situation. Earlier this week, the 20 year old, who has seven full caps for Germany, declared his ...

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United’s Haaland hopes dealt a blow

Manchester United’s hopes of signing striker Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund this summer have been dealt a blow. United, along with Real Madrid, are both hoping to sign the Norwegian teenager in the summer by taking advantage of a £65 million release clause in his contract, but they have now been informed that it does not come into effect until ...

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Coutinho linked with Chelsea

Chelsea have been linked with a move for Phillippe Coutinho, although whether it will be a loan or a permanent deal remains to be seen. The former Liverpool player signed for Barcelona in a £142 million move in January 2018, but has struggled to make an impression in Catalonia, and was sent to Bayern Munich on a season long loan ...

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Premier League duo linked with Bayern move

Both Arsenal and Manchester United have been linked with a move for French midfielder Corentin Toliso, who plays for Bayern Munich. The 25 year old was part of the French World Cup squad that one the World Cup in 2018, but has fallen out of favour since Hans-Dieter Frank took over at the Allianz Arena, and has started just seven ...

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Changes to transfer window announced

FIFA has announced big changes to the transfer window and players’ contracts as it reacts to the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Originally scheduled to open on July 1st, the summer transfer window will now only start when the current seasons finish. Whilst they have set no firm dates for this, they have stipulated that it should fall between ...

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Chelsea set to battle Arsenal for Boateng

Chelsea are set to battle Arsenal for the signature of the German World Cup winner Jérôme Boateng. The former international was almost sold by Bayern Munich in January, with Arsenal reportedly close to landing a deal for him, but an injury crisis meant that he ended up staying at the Allianz Arena with the German champions. However, there is no ...

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