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Chelsea begin negotiations over Lille striker

Chelsea have opened negotiations with French side Lille over a deal for their striker Jonathan Ikone. The 22-year old was enjoying an impressive season for the Ligue 1 side before the premature end to the French season occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic, scoring four goals and providing six assists. And Inter Milan are also showing interest in the striker who ...

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Monaco once again linked with Aurier

Monaco are once again being linked with a move for Tottenham right-back Serge Aurier. The Ivory Coast international was strongly rumoured to be moving back to France with the Ligue 1 side at the end of last season but, in the end, decided to stay and fight for his place in North London. And he was rewarded by becoming an ...

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Spurs launch bid for Brazilian centre-back

Tottenham have lodged a bid for Brazilian centre-back Gabriel Magalhäes, who currently plays for French Ligue 1 side Lille. The 22 year old is on the radar of a number of European clubs, including Everton and Arsenal, but Spurs have tried to pre-empt them by offering £27 million for him. Spurs have made upgrading their defence one of their summer ...

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Liverpool worried about Mané contract

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Liverpool are worried about the contract situation of Sadio Mané – amidst fears that the Senegal international could leave the club this summer. Mane is under contract at Anfield until 2022, but, despite a new deal worth £220,000 having been on the table for him for 9 months, he has so far refused to sign it. And the vultures are ...

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Spurs want Thiago Silva

Tottenham have joined the race to sign Brazilian defender Thiago Silva who is available on a free transfer this summer. The 35 year old is set to leave PSG after eight seasons, with his current contract with the French champions coming to an end, and the Parisians not handing him a new deal. That has awakened interest from clubs across ...

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Tottenham still hopeful of Giroud deal

Tottenham are still hopeful they can do a deal for striker Olivier Giroud, despite the fact that he has just signed a new deal with Chelsea. Last month, the 33 year old Frenchman signed a 12 month contract extension at Stamford Bridge worth £110,000 a week. However, since then, Chelsea have agreed to meet the £54 million release clause of ...

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Juventus Set To Sign Lyon Midfielder

Juventus have become front-runners in the race to land the Lyon star, Houssem Aouar Over time, 21-year-old Olympique Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar has been rated as one of the most talented youngsters around and has attracted big-name suitors across Europe, with the likes of Liverpool, Barcelona and Manchester City amongst others, keen on get his signature Manchester City made a couple of attempts to bring ...

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Time running out for Premier League clubs to bid for Werner

Premier League clubs have just 11 days to trigger the £49 million release clause for Timo Werner. The German international current release clause with RB Leipzig expires on June 15th, after which date the Bundesliga side are expected to increase their valuation of the 24 year old considerably. Liverpool were the favourites to sign him, but their interest has cooled ...

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West Ham want Bakayoko

West Ham are interested in taking Chelsea flop Tiemoué Bakayoko on a season-long loan. The 25 year old midfielder was signed by the Stamford Bridge outfit for £40 million from Monaco in 2017, but endured a difficult time in London, and was derided by the club’s fans for a series of below par performances and high profile errors. After just ...

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Aubameyang close to PSG deal

It is claimed that PSG are close to agreeing a deal to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Arsenal for a fee of €38 million (£34 million). The 30 year old Arsenal captain has one year left on his current contract at the Emirates. However, having turned down the offer of a new deal, the Gunners are determined not to repeat previous ...

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