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Liverpool duo sold

Liverpool midfielder Marko Grujić has joined Porto in a £10.5 million deal. The Serbian was manager Jurgen Klopp’s signing after taking over at Anfield in October 2015, but struggled to establish himself at Anfield since. Instead, he embarked on a series of loan moves to Red Star Belgrade, Cardiff City and Hertha Berlin and, most recently to Porto last season. ...

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Liverpool identify Wijnaldum replacement

Liverpool are in advanced talks to sign Porto midfielder Otávio. They are in the market for a direct replacement for Georginio Wijnaldum who left the club at the end of last season on the expiry of his contract, and has since joined PSG on a  free transfer. Time is of the essence to get a deal dome, because the player’s ...

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Arsenal in talks with Benfica left-back

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Arsenal are in talks to sign Benfica left-back Nuno Tavares. Last week, Kieran Tierney signed a new long-term deal with the club, but the Gunners want a reliable back-up for the Scot, given his injury history. Sead Kolasinac spent the second half of last season on  loan with Schalke, and, although he has returned to North London, he would appear ...

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They Impressed at the Euros (Part Two)

Continuing the series looking at players who earned big money moves on the strength of what they achieved playing For Part One for their national sides at the European Championship. For Part One, please click here. Henrik Larsson Swedish striker Larsson had already enjoyed a glittering career in Scotland with Celtic, with whom he won four league titles, and the ...

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Guendouzi now linked with Benfica switch

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Arsenal midfielder is a man in demand, even if the Gunners no longer want him. Marseille have already made a bid to take the French under-21 captain, and he has allegedly agreed personal; terms with them. However, the Gunners were unhappy about the price they were willing to pay, and were considering exercising an option in hs contract to protect ...

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Liverpool set asking price for Grujić

Liverpool want £9 million from Porto for the permanent signing of Marko Grujić in the summer. The 25-year old Serbian midfielder has been on loan to the Portuguese champions this season, and has made 16 appearances for them in all competitions, starting the last four games for them. Signed by the Merseyside club in 2016 from Red Star Belgrade, Grujić ...

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Wolves interested in Spurs loanee

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Wolves are interested in signing Carlos Vinicius this summer. The 26-year old joined the North London club from Benfica on a season-long loan as back-up to Harry Kane, and has been used primarily in cup competitions, scoring ten goals in 22 appearances, although he did find the net in a rare Premier League start against Aston Villa last month. However, ...

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Spurs ready to negotiate over Vinicius

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Tottenham are ready to negotiate with Benfica over striker Carles Vinicius. The forward is on a season-long loan at the North London Stadium from the Portuguese club, and scored his first Premier League goal away at Aston Villa on Sunday night, having largely played in the cup competitions up until now. Vinicius has a £36 million option to buy in ...

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Liverpool linked again with Sporting full-back

Liverpool are once again being linked with a move for Sporting Lisbon full-back Nuno Mendes. The Anfield club had a £22 million offer for the left-back turned down last summer, and they opted to sign Kostas Tsimikas from Olympiakos instead. However, the Greek has barely featured for Jurgen Klopp’s side, and they are looking for an upgrade who can challenge ...

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Arsenal pursuing teenage striker

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Arsenal are the favourites to sign teenage striker Thiago Tomas this season. Th 18-year old broke into the Sporting Lisbon side at the end of this season, and has yet to miss a league match for the Portuguese leaders during the current campaign.. He has featured in the starting XI eight times. Tomes has scored twice and provided two assists ...

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