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Spurs interested in Leicester striker

Tottenham have been linked with a move for Leicester City striker Islam Slimani as they seek cover for the injured Harry Kane. The 31 year old Algerian international is currently on loan with Monaco, with Aston Villa also interested in bringing him back to the Premier League. Jose Mourinho is desperate to boost the scoring prowess of a team that ...

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United close to key appointment

Manchester United are close to finally appointing a Director of Football, with Luis Campos being lined up for the position. The 55 year old Portuguese is currently working at French club Lille. He previously worked at Monaco and is widely credited with having developed the likes of Kylian Mbappé, Fabinho, Bernardo Silva, and Anthony Martial at the Monegasque club, and ...

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Bakayoko set for Monaco return

Tiemoué Bakayoko is set for a return to former club Monaco. The 25-year old only joined Chelsea from the Ligue 1 side two years ago, but endured a torrid time in his first season at Stamford Bridge, and was sent on Serie A side AC Milan. He made 42 appearances for Milan last season but the Rossoneri decided not to ...

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Bakayoko set for Monaco return

Tiemoué Bakayoko is set for a return to former club Monaco. The 25-year old only joined Chelsea from the Ligue 1 side two years ago, but endured a torride time in his first season at Stamford Bridge, and was sent on Serie A side AC Milan. He made 42 appearances for Milan last season but the Rossoneri decided not to ...

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United agree deal with Monaco for teenager

Manchester United have struck an agreement with Monaco to sign highly-rated teenager Hannibal Mejbri. The French under-16 international midfielder has been on United’s radar since the January window, when they opened initial talks with Monaco over Mejbri, with Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal and Bayern Munich also said to be tracking his progress. Now, with the player’s relationship with Monaco having soured, ...

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Mustafi linked with Monaco move

Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi has been linked with a move to AS Monaco. The German international who joined the club from Valencia three years ago for a fee of £35 million is under contract at Arsenal until 2021. However, fiercely criticised by the club’s fans for a string of catastrophic defensive mistakes, he has become something of a talisman for ...

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Leicester want to sign on-loan Tielemans permanently

Leicester City will do all they can to convert the loan move of Youri Tielemans into a permanent deal in the summer.   The Belgian international joined The Foxes in January from Monaco in a six-month loan, with Adrien Silva going the other way. He has since impressed in his time at the King Power Stadium, making 11 Premier League ...

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Fabregas move delayed by transfer fee row

Cesc Fabregas’ move to French side Monaco, managed by former Arsenal team mate Thierry Henry, has been delayed by a row about his transfer fee. Fabregas played what was thought to be his last match for Chelsea on Saturday in their FA Cup win over Nottingham Forest, in the course of which he missed a penalty. The next day he ...

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Henry wants Fabregas reunion at Monaco

Monaco manager Thierry Henry is looking to sign Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas in the January transfer window. The 31-year old Spaniard is becoming increasingly frustrated at his lack of playing time under Mauricio Sarri at Stamford Bridge, and a move to Monaco and a reunion with former Arsenal team mate Henry may well be tempting for him. For their part ...

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New Twist in Aston Villa manager saga

A new twist in the ongoing saga over who is going to be the next Aston Villa manager has emerged, after news that Thierry Henry may be set to take over at Monaco. The 41 year-old former Arsenal star had emerged as favourite to take over the vacant Villa job, perhaps as part of a “dream team” with John Terry, ...

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