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Wijnaldum wants Liverpool stay

Georginio Wijnaldum wants to stay at Liverpool. The Dutch international will decide in the coming days whether to sign a new contract with the Premier League champions with Barcelona still hopeful of luring him to Catalonia to join his former national team manager Ronald Koeman. He is out of contract in June, and talks over a new deal at Anfield ...

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United defender targeted by European rivals

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Both Marseille and Hertha Berlin are interested in signing Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah in January. The Dutchman is out of contract at Old Trafford at the end of the season, and although the 22-year-old has been offered a new three-and-a-half-year deal by the Premier League club, he has yet to accept their terms. That also means that he is ...

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Kolasinac re-joins former club

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Arsenal left-back Sead Kolasinac has moved back to his former club Schalke on loan for the rest of the season. Nor is he likely to be the the only departure from the Emirates in the coming weeks as Mikel Arteta has made it clear one of his priorities during the January window is to trim the size of his squad. ...

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Arsenal want Isco loan deal

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Arsenal want to sign Real Madrid midfielder isco on loan in January, although they face strong competition from Seviila. The Spanish international has fallen out of favour with Zinedine Zidane this season at the Bernabeu, and has made just 11 appearances in all competitions. Now the 28-year-old will be allowed to leave the club when the transfer window opens, and ...

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Another City winger linked with Dortmund

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Jayden Braaf is the latest young Manchester City winger to be linked with a move to the Bundesliga and Borussia Dortmund. The 18-year-old joined the City academy system from PSV Eindhoven in 2018, and was voted the club’s under-23 Player of the Year award last season. His style and performances have drawn inevitable comparisons with Jadon Sancho, and, like him, ...

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Romero training in Argentina ahead of expected move

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Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero is back in his native Argentina and is training privately as he waits for the January window to open. The 33-year-old came close to joining Everton in the summer, but felt let down by United when they demanded a fee for him at the last minute from their Merseyside rivals, causing the deal to collapse. ...

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Arsenal tracking Barcelona youngster

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Arsenal are tracking Barcelona youngster Riqui Puig and could make a move for him in January. The Gunners are in the market for a creative midfielder and were heavily linked at one stage with Red Bull Salzburg’s Dominik Szoboszlai. However, it has been confirmed that he is joining RB Leipzig in January instead, so now they have shifted their focus ...

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United want to extend Cavani contract

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Manchester United want to extend the contract of striker Edison Cavani. The Uruguayan international joined on transfer deadline day initially on a one-year deal, but with the option for a further year. And now the Premier League club have already seen enough to want to exercise that option. The 33-year-old had a difficult start to his career at Old Trafford ...

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Mourinho wants Ramos reunion

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Jose Mourinho is hoping for a reunion with his former Real Madrid club captain Sergio Ramos. The most capped player ever for the Spanish national team, Ramos is in the final year of his current contract at the Bernabeu, and talks over a new deal for the 34-year-old are currently deadlocked. He is free to talk to representatives from other ...

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Pochettino set for PSG job

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Mauricio Pochettino is set to return to football with PSG. The 48-year-old has been out of the game since being sacked as Tottenham manager last November. But now he is on the verge of joining PSG after they announced the sacking of Thomas Tuchel just before Christmas. The former Borussia Dortmund manager had led the French side to a domestic ...

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