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Barcelona to lose out on Wijnaldum

Barcelona are to set to lose out on the chance tio sign former Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum. The Catalans have long been linked with the Dutchman, who has now left Liverpool on a free transfer when his contract came to an end, after being unable to agree an extension with the 30-year old. It was widely expected that he would ...

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European Football’s Managerial Merry Go-Round (Part Two)

The second part in the series looking at the comings and goings at some of the major clubs in Europes this summer. For the first part please click here. Spain (Part Two) Barcelona Ronald Koeman remains the manager of Barcelona  – for now. At one stage it seemed unlikley he would still be there at the start of next season. ...

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Aguero close to Barcelona deal

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has confirmed that Sergio Agúero is close to agreeing his much anticipated move to Barcelona. The Argentine striker played his last Premier League match on Sunday, signing  off in style by coming off the bench to score two goals in the 5 – 0 thumping of Everton. And, in doing so, he set another landmark, ...

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PSG among favourites to sign Wijnaldum

PSG have emerged as one of the favourites to sign Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum. The 30-year-old is out of contract at Anfield next month, and has turned down the option of extending his stary with Jurgen Klopp’s side because he is unhappy at the length of deal on offer. After the match with Crystal Palace on Sunday, Klopp confirmed that ...

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Top ten players out of contract this summer (Part Two)

Continuin Footie Central’s two-part series on players who are out of contract in the summer, and where they might be playing next season (for the first part please click here). Here the second five names on the list. Memphis Depay (Lyon) Former Manchester United forward Depay is another one linked with a summer move to Barcelona, having refused to sign ...

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Chelsea join race for Rabiot

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Chelsea are ready to compete with Barcelona for the signature of Adrian Rabiot. The French international is currently with Juventus, but the Serie A side have indicated they are willing to listen to offers of £17 million for him, with Andrea Pirlo’s side in danger of missing out on Champions League qualification this season. Now they are keen to reduce ...

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Barcelona want García deal by end of April

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Barcelona want to wrap up the deal to sign Eric García from Manchester City by the end of this month. The defender will be available for free when his contract at the Etihad runs out this summer, and has long been linked with a return to the club where he was an academy graduate, with the Catalans regarding him as ...

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Spurs interested in Barcelona defender

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Tottenham are among a clutch of clubs, including PSG and Inter Milan, who are interested in signing full-back Emerson from Barcelona this summer. The Spanish club are desperate to reduce their wage bill  and are looking to off0-load a number of players when the transfer window opens again, One of the men earmarked for sake is 2-year old Emerson and ...

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Liverpool want Barcelona midfielder

Liverpool are eyeing up a summer move for Barcelona midfielder Pedri. He may be the long-term replacement for Georginio Wijnaldum who is widely expected to move in the opposite direction to the Nou Camp when his current deal at Anfield expires at the end of the season. Pedri, who Is still only 18, joined Barcelona from Las Palmas last summer, ...

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City end Messi interest

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Manchester City have abandoned their attempts to lure Lionel Messi to the Etihad. Instead, they are turning their attention to other transfer targets, wit Erling Haaland, Harry Kane and Romelu Lukaku on their shortlist. City were the one-time favourites to sign Messi who seemed certain to leave the Nou Camp last summer after his relationship with then club president Josep ...

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