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Spurs interested in Leicester striker

Tottenham have been linked with a move for Leicester City striker Islam Slimani as they seek cover for the injured Harry Kane. The 31 year old Algerian international is currently on loan with Monaco, with Aston Villa also interested in bringing him back to the Premier League. Jose Mourinho is desperate to boost the scoring prowess of a team that ...

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Liverpool consider third January signing

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Liverpool are considering making their third signing of the January window in the shape of Portuguese teenager Pedro Brazao. The 17 year old made his debut for Nice last season, and has been touted as a star of the future, with PSG, Bayern Munich and Sporting Lisbon all monitoring his progress. He has struggled for first-team action so far this ...

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United close to key appointment

Manchester United are close to finally appointing a Director of Football, with Luis Campos being lined up for the position. The 55 year old Portuguese is currently working at French club Lille. He previously worked at Monaco and is widely credited with having developed the likes of Kylian Mbappé, Fabinho, Bernardo Silva, and Anthony Martial at the Monegasque club, and ...

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Arsenal close in on PSG left-back

Arsenal are closing in on a deal for PSG left-back Layvin Kurwaza who currently plays for PSG. The Gunners are in advanced talks with the Ligue 1 champions and hope to complete the deal soon for the 27 year old who has got just six months left on his contract. That means that he would be available for free in ...

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Chelsea launch bid for Ligue 1 striker

Chelsea have lodged a £17 million bid for striker Habib Diallo, who plays for Ligue 1 side FC Metz. 24 year old Diallo first made his mark with Metz in 2015, before a two season long loan spell with Brest. However, since returning to Metz, he has scored 36 league goals in 56 appearances. Chelsea manager Frank Lampard wants to ...

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Chelsea target not for sale

Any hopes that Chelsea had of signing striker Moussa Dembélé in the January transfer window have been quashed, with the French club insisting he is not for sale. Dembélé has been interesting Chelsea for some time and there were suggestions that the West London club were prepared to offer cash, plus Olivier Giroud as a makeweight to try and entice ...

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January transfer dates revealed

The January transfer window is about to open but, as usual, there are some differences in deadlines between the various major leagues, although nothing like the three week gap between the Premier League and competing divisions that was seen in the summer, and which was attributed as causing some of the instability behind the scenes seen at clubs like Manchester ...

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Premier League trio eye Nigerian striker

Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur are all competing to sign Nigerian forward Victor Osimhen who plays for Ligue 1 side Lille. The 20 year old only joined the French club in the summer, but he has already made a big impression with his new side, scoring 16 goals and providing three assists across all competitions. That has made him into ...

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PSG interested in Lallana

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French champions PSG are the latest club to show an interest in signing Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana. The 31 year old midfielder is out of contract at Liverpool next summer, and although he may be offered a new contract at Anfield, he is willing to listen to offers from other clubs, especially if they are prepared to offer him more ...

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Spurs ready to bid for former United forward

Tottenham are ready to bid £50 million to sign former Manchester United forward Memphis Depay. The Dutch international joined the Old Trafford side in 2015 from PSV Eindhoven, the same year as he was named the “Best Young Player in the World” by France Football, but had a largely forgettable spell in North-West England, where he became better known for ...

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