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Chelsea sporting directors to keep their jobs

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Paul Winstanley and Laurence Stewart are to keep their jobs as sporting directors at Chelsea. The pair had come under scrutiny given the excess of ₤1 billion spend in the transfer market since the Todd Boehly -Clearwater Capital consortium took control of the club. However, ahead of a wide-ranging performance review which will take place next week after the final ...

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Fan favourite set for Emirates departure

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With Arsenal set for a major clear-out of fringe players this summer, one who fans will be loathe to see go is Emile Smith-Rowe. An academy graduate and contemporary team of Bukayo Saka, Smith Rowe is credited with helping to save Arteta’s job, instilling some creativity into the side at a time when the side was struggling. However, injuries and ...

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Pochettino now linked with Manchester United

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Having previously been tipped as a Manchester United manager, links between Mauricio Pochettino and the Old Trafford job have surfaced again. Pochettino has endured an up and down season since joining Chelsea. Whilst some sections of the fan base have never accepted him because of his previous Tottenham associations, he has won otjers round with the way that his side ...

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Gunners put seven up for sale

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Arsenal have indicated they will listen to offers for up to seven players in the forthcoming transfer window, whilst the future of Thomas Partey at the club will be evaluated. The club hierarchy are likely to back Mikel Arteta again in the transfer window, as they look to consolidate their status as serial Premier League title contenders and a force ...

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Ziyech set for permanent move

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Hakim Ziyech’s loan move from Chelsea to Turkish side Galatasaray will become permanent this summer. The 31 year old joined the Istanbul club on loan at the start of this season and he has gone on to enjoy a successful campaign with them, scoring eight goals and providing four assists in 21 appearances. He has played a big part in ...

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Chelsea reach verbal agreement for teenager

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Chelsea have reached a verbal agreement to sign 17 year old winger Easêvão Willian from Brazilian side Palmeiras. The teenager, who is reported to be keen on the move, will cost the West London side ₤27.5 million plus add-ons, although FIFA regulations mean that he will not be able to join his new employers before he turns 18 in August. ...

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Arsenal favourites to sign La Liga player

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Arsenal are now the favourites to sign Martin Zubimendi from Real Sociedad this summer. Rated as one of the top defensive midfielders in Europe, he has also been linked with a move to Barcelona. However, after their sporting director Deco met with Sociedad earlier this week, they made it clear they would only be prepared to sell him if his ...

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Chelsea looking for Broja buyers

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Chelsea are looking for a club willing to buy their Albanian striker Armando Broja in the summer. He is currently on loan at Fulham, but that spell has not gone as well as either club or player would have wanted, and he has been restricted to a handful of appearances, all of them as a substitute. When asked about his ...

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Ipswich want to sign Nketiah

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Newly promoted Ipswich Town want to sign Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah this summer. The Gunners are willing to listen to offers for the 24-year old, who had a strong start to the season and forced his way into the England squad, only to become increasingly peripheral. And with Arsenal looking to bring in a new striker during the next transfer ...

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Raya situation already resolved

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David Raya has won this season’s Premier League Golden Glove. The Spaniard’s clean sheet against Bournemouth was his 15th this season and he cannot be caught by any of the other contenders. Technically, though, he is still on loan from Brentford, FFP concerns last summer meaning that the Gunners could not make the move permanent at that time. There is ...

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