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Balogun suitors line-up

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There are a whole host of clubs who want to sign Arsenal striker Folarin Balugun. The forward, who has recently switched his international allegiance from England to the USA has just concluded a highly successful loan spell in Ligue 1 with Reims, scoring 22 goals in 39 appearances in all competitions last season. Whilst the Gunners would dearly like to ...

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Chelsea to lose out on Ugarte

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Chelsea look like they will lose out on their attempt to sign Uruguayan midfielder Manuel Ugarte from Sporting Lisbon this summer. They were prepared to trigger the £52 million release clause in his contract, along with PSG, and initially the Portuguese side had indicated they only wanted him to join the Premier League club. The West London club were prepared ...

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Transfer window dates announced

The Premier League have announced the dates when the transfer window will open and close this summer. Clubs will officially allowed to buy and sell players from June 14th, but they will only be allowed to sign players from domestic leagues from that date. Deals involving international players will only be allowed from July 1st and after (players contrats with ...

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Arsenal facing big Pépé loss

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One player set to leave Arsenal this summer is Nicolas Pépé. And the North London club are already reconciled to suffering a huge financial loss on their record signing. When they signed him from French club Lille for £72 million in 2019, they were high expectations as to what he could do in a Gunners shirt. But he struggled for ...

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Nelson has summer options

Arsenal winger Reiss Nelson has a number of options as to where he will be playing next season. The 23 year old is out of contract with the Gunners in June, but he has done enough in the appearances that he has made this campaign to be offered a new deal on improved terms. However, he has other alternatives available ...

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Gunners expected to sell Balogun

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Arsenal are expected to sell striker Flo Balogun this summer. The 21 year old has been enjoying a highly productive season on loan in Ligue 1 with Reims, where he is second only to Kylian Mbappé this season in terms of top flight goals scored in French football. However, he has made clear that, when he returns to the Emirates ...

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PSG ready to revive Ziyech interest

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PSG are ready to revive their interest in Chelsea’s Hakim Ziyech in the summer. The Moroccan international seemed destined to join the French club on transfer deadline day in January, only for the transfer to fail to be registered in time because Chelsea sent the wrong paperwork to the French Football Federation. However, he is out of favour at Stamford ...

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Gunners ready to terminate Pépé contract

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Arsenal are ready to terminate the contract of record signing Nicolas Pépé this summer. The North London club paid £72 million to sign him from French club Lille in 2019, but he has struggled for consistency since then, and the emergence of Bukayo Saka pushed him down the pecking order at the Emirates. He has spent the current season on ...

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Chelsea make contact with Bundesliga midfielder

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Chelsea are reported to have made contact with French under-21 international Manu koné about a possible transfer in the summer. Koné currently plays for Borussia Monchengladbach and seems destined to leave them sooner rather than later, with PSG also said to be tracking his situation. Borussia are aware of the interest in him, and, although he is currently valued at ...

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Bayern join Ziyech race

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Bayern Munich have joined Paris Saint Germain in the race to sign Moroccan winger Hakim Ziyech. Ziyech came close to joining the Ligue 1 side on loan on transfer deadline day, only for the move to collapse at the last minute, with Chelsea blamed for having sent over the wrong paperwork to the French Football Federation, meaning he could not ...

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