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Atletico Madrid submits final offer to Chelsea for Diego Costa

chelsea transfer news

Atletico de Madrid has sent Chelsea an improved offer in order to entice Chelsea to sell their prized, yet disgruntled striker Diego Costa, according to Marca. The last offer hovered around £48.5 million up front with other performance add-ons and the new one is £57 million including the bonus payments. The 28-year-old striker played with the ‘Colchoneros’ in between 2010 and ...

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Coutinho talks about the failed move to Barcelona

liverpool transfer talks

The subject of one of the most talked-about transfer sagas this summer, Philippe Coutinho has finally spoken to the media about his failed move to the Spanish giants Barcelona. The Catalan giants Barcelona sold Neymar to the Ligue 1 outfit PSG for €222 million, and were left with a huge hole to fill. One of Liverpool’s most important players, Coutinho ...

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Arsenal fans mourn as Lemina shines for Southampton

Lemina to Arsenal

Arsenal fans have expressed their disappointment as one of the club’s top summer targets, Mario Lemina, has started quite well at Southampton, reports the Mirror. The 24-year-old stalwart received Man of the Match award for his fantastic performance this past weekend in the Saints’ 1-0 victory against Crystal Palace. The Gunners were reportedly interested in bringing the Gabon international to ...

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Manchester City to double Kevin de Bruyne’s wage with new contract

In an effort to protect one of their most tantalizing players from possible advances of top European clubs, Manchester City are about to open contract discussions with Kevin de Bruyne, according to the Telegraph. The 26-year-old Belgium star has cemented his status as one of the most dynamic midfielders in the Premier League, and the Citizens want to make sure ...

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Top 5: Shortest Premier League manager stints before Frank de Boer

shortest premier league managerial reigns

The football world was rocked when Frank de Boer was sacked by Crystal Palace after just 77 days and five games in charge, which included four straight Premier League losses. The whys and the wherefores of De Boer’s dismissal have been endlessly discussed, although, but, for one terrible backpass and an equally horrendous miss at the other end, the Dutchman ...

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Real Madrid eyeing Manchester City teenager for the future

brahim diaz

Source After impressing in the pre-season campaign, especially against Real Madrid, Manchester City’s Brahim Diaz looks to have caught the eye of Los Blancos. The 18-year-old Malaga native joined Manchester City in 2015 and is still under contract till 2019. Having made his senior debut last season in the League Cup, Diaz is being touted as an upcoming starlet with ...

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Liverpool to battle Juventus and Inter for Dutch defender

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Source Stefan de Vrij, the Lazio defender, might find himself in a heated chase next summer as Liverpool look to join the already interested Inter and Juventus. According to Calciomercato, the Reds are preparing to go after Stefan De Vrij as well as renewing their interest in Southampton’s Virgil van Dijk. The 25-year-old Dutchman, Stefan de Vrij, joined Lazio in ...

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5 young players who can make big money move this summer

Hector Bellerin

Moussa Dembele The French youngster enjoyed a splendid season in Scottish football as he scored 32 goals and provided nine assists in 48 games for Celtic to help them to a domestic treble of the Premiership, the Scottish Cup and the Scottish League Cup. No wonder than that he is a hot property this summer transfer window. Premier League champions ...

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UEFA Champions League final records

In European football’s Champions League era that began in the 1992/93 season, no team had been able to successfully defend the title for 24 years. However, in the 2016/17 campaign, Real Madrid became the first team to win back-to-back European Cups when they defeated Juventus 4-1 in the 2017 Champions League final in Cardiff, Wales. Take a look at some of ...

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