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Barcelona want to sign Agüero for Messi

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Barcelona want to sign Sergio Agüero as a way of getting Lionel Messi to stay. Both men are out of contract at the end of the season, which means they are free to talk to foreign clubs now. However, newly elected Barcelona present Joan Laporta made convincing Messi to stay ay the Nou Camp a central plank of his election ...

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Real Madrid want Mahrez

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Real Madrid want to sign Riyad Mahrez his summer. The Spaniards are looking to rejuvenate their attack this summer, and they have drawn up a list of targets, with Mahrez among the names included. In particular, they are looking to replace Eden Hazard who was brought in to replace Cristiano Ronaldo, but has struggled to stay fit during his time ...

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Bale not willing to take Real pay cut

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Gareth Bale is not prepared to take a pay cut in the final year of his deal with Real Madrid – even if he ends up leaving the club this summer. The Welshman is currently o loan with Spurs, where after struggling with fitness for much of the season, he has suddenly found a rich vein of form, with four ...

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Real prepared to sell Varane to United

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Real Madrid are prepared to sell French international defender Rafael Varane to Manchester United. The Spanish champions are increasingly pessimistic about the chances of the 27-year old signing a  new contract with them, and want to cash in this summer, rather than allow him to leave for free in a month’s time. Varane has been a long-standing target of Manchester ...

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United deterred by defender’s buy-out clause

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Whilst Manchester United remain interested  in Sevilla defender Jules Koundé, they are unwilling to meet his £68 million release clause. And, if the Spanish club are not willing to budge on his valuation, then they may be forced to turn elsewhere. The 22-year-old is regarded as one of the best centre-back prospects in Europe, and Manchester City attempted to sign ...

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Liverpool target Sevilla winger

Liverpool are planning a rebuilding programme in the summer, after their title challenge this season faltered. Their defeat to Everton in the Merseyside derby on Saturday was not only the first time they had lost to their neighbours at home for 22  years, but it was also their fourth successive defeat at Anfield, which had been almost impregnable for so ...

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City not talking to Messi

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Manchester City insist that they are not in talks to sign Lionel Messi. The Argentine is in the last four months of his contract with Barcelona, and City are one of the teams that have been linked with him, along with French champions PSG. They further maintain that they have not had any discussions with the player, which contradicts other ...

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United identify potential Pogba replacement

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Manchester United have identify a possible replacement for Paul Pogba should he decide to leave the club. Pogba’s future at United remains uncertain, with the player’s agent repeatedly dropping hints that his client wanted to move elsewhere, with both Real Madrid and former club Juventus frequently mentioned as potential destinations. Now it has been reported that scouts form the club ...

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Torreira set for Fiorentina switch

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Arsenal and Fiorentina are in advanced talks about the transfer of Lucas Torreira to the Italian club in the summer. The Uruguayan international moved to the Emirates from Sampdoria for a fee of £26 million in 2918, but after an encouraging first season at the Emirates, he struggled in his second under successive managers, and barely featured for Mikel Arteta ...

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Ødegaard open to permanent Arsenal switch

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Martin Ødegaard is open to the idea of making his move to Arsenal permanent. The Norwegian international moved to the Emirates on loan for the rest of the season in January from Real Madrid, and the deal included no option to buy. It was widely assumed that the 22-year old would return to Madrid to fight for his place under ...

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