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Elneny set for extended loan spell in Turkey

Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny’s loan could with Beşiktaş could be extended for a further year. The Egyptian midfielder moved to the Turkish Super Lig side last August on a season long loan, and despite an inauspicious start – he was sent off on his debut, settled well in his new environment, and had made 28 appearances for the Istanbul team ...

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Karius set for Liverpool return

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Loris Karius is on the verge of cancelling his contract with Beşiktaş and returning to Liverpool. The goalkeeper joined the Turkish Super Lig side in 2018 on a two year long loan after becoming surplus to requirements at Anfield over his debacle in the Champions League final. However, the German has now filed a formal complaint with FIFA, claiming that ...

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Changes to transfer window announced

FIFA has announced big changes to the transfer window and players’ contracts as it reacts to the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Originally scheduled to open on July 1st, the summer transfer window will now only start when the current seasons finish. Whilst they have set no firm dates for this, they have stipulated that it should fall between ...

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Sturridge free agent again

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Former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge is a free agent again. The former England forward left Liverpool on a free transfer at the end of last season, and the 30 year old joined Turkish side Trabzonspor on a two year contract. However, the fitness issues that have plagued his career were once again evident, and he was unable to ...

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Victor Moses set for Inter move

Victor Moses is set for a reunion with his former manager Antonio Conte at Inter Milan. The Nigerian international is currently on loan from Chelsea at the Turkish side Fenerbahçe, but they are willing to cancel that arrangement and head to Serie A instead. Moses was a first-choice at Chelsea under Conte playing in a wing-back role, but then fell ...

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Mustafi edges closer to Emirates exit

Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi could be about to leave Arsenal during the current transfer window. A £35 million buy from Valencia in 2016, Mustafi has become something of a lightning rod for the team’s defensive woes in recent seasons, with a number of high profile errors, and a tendency to slide in on opponents unnecessarily. He was linked with a ...

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Turkish club eager to extend Karius loan

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Super Lig side Beşiktaş want to extend the loan of Liverpool keeper Loris Karius. The 26 year old is in the second year of his loan spell with the Istanbul side, who he joined in the summer of 2018, deemed surplus to requirements at Anfield following his horror performance in the Champions League final against Real Madrid, and the arrival ...

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January transfer dates revealed

The January transfer window is about to open but, as usual, there are some differences in deadlines between the various major leagues, although nothing like the three week gap between the Premier League and competing divisions that was seen in the summer, and which was attributed as causing some of the instability behind the scenes seen at clubs like Manchester ...

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Elneny set for Milan switch

Another player set to leave Arsenal in the January transfer window is Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny. The 27 year old was sent out on loan to Beşiktaş at the start of the season, having fallen down the pecking order under Unai Emery, and, after struggling initially in Turkey – he was sent off on his debut – he has since ...

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Elneny turned down by AC Milan

Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny has been rejected by Serie A side AC Milan after offering them his services. The 27-year old Egyptian international is currently on loan with Turkish side Beşiktaş, but has so far failed to impress during his time in the Super Lig, picking up a red card on his debut, and earning himself a three match suspension. ...

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