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Atalanta agree Zappacosta deal

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Atalanta are close to agreeing a deal with Chelsea for the transfer of Davide Zappacosta. Both Atalanta and Serie A rivals Fiorentina had been discussing a loan move for the defender, but then Atalanta enquired as to whether there was the possibility to make a move for him permanent. Chelsea, looking to trim their bloated squad before deadline day, were ...

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Atalanta reject United centre-back bid

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Serie A side Atalanta have turned down a bid by Manchester United for centre-back Cristian Romero. The 23-year old Argentine international is wanted by a number of Europe’s top clubs after  stand-out season for his club who finished third in Serie A lasty season. He was named Serie A defender of eh season. United offered £39 million for him, but ...

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United eyeing Atalanta centre-back

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Manchester United are considering a summer move for Atalanta centre-back Cristian Romero. The Argentine is on a season-long loan from Juventus and has had an excellent season, helping the team reach the Champions League places. Atalanta have an option to buy him for €25 million (£21.5 million) which they are expected to option, but they would then be free to ...

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United confirm Diallo arrival

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Amad Diallo has been confirmed as a Manchester United player. United agreed a deal to sign the teenage Atalanta winger during the last window, but that was subject to a medical, a work permit, and the agreement of personal terms. All these obstacles were overcome, especially after Diallo, who was born in the Ivory Coast, obtained an Italian passport in ...

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United Winger gets Italian passport

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Amad Diallo’s move to Manchester United has moved one step closer after the winger obtained an Italian passport. And now he is expected finally to arrive at Old Trafford in January. The Premier League club agreed a deal to sign the 18-year-old, who was born in the Ivory Coast for £37.2 million from Atalanta on transfer deadline day in October. ...

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United linked with young Atalanta winger

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Manchester United have been linked with a move for 18-year old Arnand Traoré, who plays for Serie A side Atalanta. He is not regarded as an alternative to Jadon Sancho but rather as an investment for the future. Last season, Traoré when he came off the bench to become the youngest ever Serie A scorer, netting against Udinese at the ...

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Atalanta begin loan talks for Chelsea full-back

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Serie A side Atalanta have begun talks with Chelsea over a loan move for their former player Davide Zappacosta. The right-back joined Chelsea in 2017 from Torino, but his time in West London has been plagued by injury, and he has not played for them for well over a year. He spent last season on loan at Roma, but injury ...

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Chelsea identify Chilwell alternative

Chelsea have identified an alternative to Leicester City’s Ben Chilwell as they attempt to solve their left-back problem. Manager Frank Lampard has made strengthening his options in that position one of his summer priorities. Marcos Alonso and Emerson Palmeiri have played there this season without either convincing, whilst club captain César Azpilicueta has also been deployed there out of position. ...

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Chelsea midfielder set to join Atalanta

Forgotten man Mario Pasalic is set to leave Chelsea for Atalanta in a £12.5 million move at the end of season. The midfielder moved to Stamford Bridge from Hajduk Split in 2014 but has never played for the club. Instead he was sent on a series of loans, taking in Elche, Monaco, AC Milan and Spartak Moscow. Last season he ...

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Celtic linked with move for Belgian right-back

Scottish Champions Celtic have been linked with a January move for Belgian international right-back Timothy Castagne, currently playing his football in Italy with Serie A side Atalanta. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that Celtic have already made a £6 million bid to bring Castagne to Parkhead, regarding him as a long-term replacement for Mikael Lustig, who ...

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