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Arsenal launch bid for Smalling

Arsenal have launched a £25 million bid for Manchester United defender Chris Smalling, The 30 year old England international had fallen out of favour at Old Trafford, particularly with the arrival of Harry Maguire at the club, and was sent out on a season’s loan to Roma in August. In Italy he has enjoyed a career renaissance, and has earned ...

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United target Koulibaly wants to leave Napoli

Manchester United target Kalidou Koulibaly wants to leave Napoli. The central defender is reported to have told the club’s controversial president Aurelio de Laurentis about his decision in a telephone call, although he accepts that he will not be able to leave the Serie A club until his £90 million valuation has been met. This though represents a drop in ...

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United interested in veteran defender

Manchester United are interested in signing veteran defender Diego Godin in the summer. The 34 year old made his name under Diego Simeone at Atlético Madrid, where he formed part of one of the meanest defences in Europe. After spending a decade in Spain though, he joined Inter Milan at the start of this season, but has failed to impress ...

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Young set to earn new Inter deal

Former Manchester United skipper Ashley Young only arrived in Italy in January, but he has already done enough with his new club Inter Milan to earn a new deal. The 34 year old was initially signed on a six month deal, with an option for a further 12 months, and now Inter look to be on the verge of exercising ...

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Mkhitaryan negotiations continue

Negotiations are continuing between Arsenal and Roma about making the move of Henrikh Mkhitaryan into a permanent deal. The Armenian international joined the Serie A side on loan for the season in August, after enduring a difficult time in England, first at Manchester United, and then at the Gunners, who he joined as part of the deal that saw Alexis ...

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Super agents ready to take on FIFA

An influential group of football agents want to take on FIFA and create an alternative transfer system. The group, called Football Agents Forum, is led by super-agent Mino Raiolo, whose clients include Paul Pogba and Erling Haaland, and he led a furious attack on the world’s governing body earlier this week which he described as line “a communist dictator who ...

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Dybala cancelled United move with a phone call

It has been revealed that Juventus forward Paolo Dybala cancelled a proposed move to Manchester United with a single phone call. The call was made when his agent, Jorge Antun, was sat in Ed Woodward’s London office trying to hammer out a deal to take the Argentine from Juventus to Old Trafford. Discussions about the possible move had also taken ...

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Arsenal midfielder could join AC Milan

Arsenal midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles has been linked with a move to AC Milan this summer. The 22 year old’s future at the Emirates appears in doubt after he was given a clear warning by his manager Mikel Arteta about his need to get his head down and work hard in training to convince his manager he is worth his place ...

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Spurs now linked to Smalling

Tottenham are the latest club to be linked with a move for former England defender Chris Smalling. The 31 year old Manchester United player is currently on a season long loan with Serie A side Roma, where he has impressed, keeping nine clean sheets in 28 appearances. Roma would like to make the move permanent but there is a price ...

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Inter want Sanchez price reduction

Inter Milan are not prepared to sign Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez full-time until Manchester United drop their asking price for him. They also want the 31 year old to show improved form, with coach Antonio Conté yet to be fully convinced by his performances this season. Sanchez moved to the Serie A club on a season long loan in August, ...

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