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Chelsea defender moves to Roma

Chelsea right-back Davide Zappacosta has joined Roma on a season-long loan. The 27-year old Italian international, capped 13 times at senior level by his country, joined Chelsea in August 2017 for a fee of €28 million (£23 million), signing a four and a half year deal with the West London club. However, he has failed to establish himself as first-team ...

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Italian job for former Spurs striker

Former Tottenham striker Fernando Llorente is set for a move to Serie A, but has a choice as to where to go, with four clubs interested in signing him. The 34-year old has been without a club since being released by Spurs at the end of last season, and has spent the summer considering his options, one of which was ...

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Mustafi set for Roma Loan

Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi is set to leave for Roma on loan before the Italian transfer window closes this weekend, with the Serie A side given the option to buy him permanently for £23 million. Mustafi is out of favour at the Emirates, both with Unai Emery and his coaching staff, but also with the fans, who blame him for ...

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Sánchez closing in on Inter move

Alexis Sánchez could be on the verge of joining former Manchester United team mate, Romelu Lukaku, at Inter Milan. The United misfit is desperate to leave Old Trafford, with reports that manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has threatened to make him train with the reserves. And now Inter look to have offered him a lifeline, with an offer to take the ...

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Roma identify Batshuayi as Sánchez alternative

Serie A side Roma are considering a loan move for Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi as a cheaper alternative to their preferred target Alexis Sánchez. Manchester United want Sánchez to leave on loan before the European transfer window closes, but the Chilean is dragging his feet and insists that he wants to stay at Old Trafford. That has prompted manager Ole ...

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Bakayoko linked with Monaco return

Midfielder Tiemoué Bakayoko is set to return to Monaco on loan, the club from whom he moved to Chelsea in a £35 million transfer two years ago, after the Ligue 1 club began talks with representatives from the London side. The 24-year old Frenchman spent last season on loan with AC Milan but, despite making 42 appearances in all competitions ...

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Darmian set to leave United – but not yet

Matteo Darmian is set to leave Manchester United – but he may have to wait until next summer before doing so. The Italian has been linked with a return to his homeland all summer, but now come reports that he has already agreed a deal to move to Antonio Conte’s Inter Milan when his contract runs out at Old Trafford ...

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Lovren prepares for Liverpool exit

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Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren believes that his time in England is coming to an end as he looks set to leave Anfield before the European transfer windows close. The 30-year old Croatian no longer features in Jurgen Klopp’s plans, and was left out completely of their squad for the opening day fixture against Norwich City on Friday night. Now he ...

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How Lukaku’s Old Trafford career ended in acrimony

Romelu Lukaku secured his desired move to Inter Milan on deadline day. Now reports are emerging how his last days at Manchester United were soured by acrimony. First, the Belgian striker was given a huge dressing down by manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Lukaku leaked the results of a confidential sprint speed test, which embarrassed Luke Shaw who came last. ...

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Roma enquire about Sánchez loan

Roma have made enquiries about taking Manchester United forward Alexis Sánchez on a season-long loan. The Chilean has only just returned to United after a delayed holiday because of his involvement with his country in the Copa América, having played just 65 minutes for the club in pre-season, featuring in a match against Blackburn’s under-23 side. He has been given ...

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