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The Biggest Transfer Flops in History (part two)

The seciond in the series looking at twelve of the biggest transfer flops of all time, and where moves for large amounts of money really did not work out as planned. Foe the first part in this series, please click here. Ángel Di Maria – Real Madrid to Manchester United In 2014 Manchester United broke their club record to sign ...

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Spurs in advanced talks with former Roma boss

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Spurs are in advanced talks with former Roma boss Paulo Fonseca, as they step up their search for a new manager. They have been linked with a host of names since Jose Mourinho was sacked in April, and, at one stage last week, many thought they were set to announced Antonio Conte as their new man. However, talks broke down ...

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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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Arsenal consider Guendouzi contract extension

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Arsenal are considering giving Matteo Guendouzi a contract extension, even though the French midfielder would appear to have no future oat the club. The French uinder-21 international spent last season on loan with the Bundesliga club Hertha Berlin having fallen out with manager Mikel Arteta following the Gunners deal at Brighton last June. Now he is wanted by Ligue 1 ...

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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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Aurier set for Tottenham departure

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Serge Aurier is set to leave Tottenham this summer. The 28-year old still has one year left on his current contract, but is now eyeing his next challenge, claiming that he come to the end of a cycle, The right-back is ebbing linked with a return to former club PSG, although AC Milan are also reported to be interested in ...

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Pochettino linked with Spurs return

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Mauricio Pochettino could make a surprise return as Tottenham manager. And, if he does so, the Argentine could persuade Harry Kame to stay at the club for another 12 months. The Argentine was sacked by Spurs in November 2019, and, after taking time out of the game, returned as manager of PSG in January. However, Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy, has ...

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

With football clubs across Europe still struggling to cope with the financial impact of the pandemic, major transfers may be a thing of the past,  except in the case of a handful or elite players. Instead, clubs may consider who they can pick up on a free transfer, although the term should be sued advisedly. Whilst no transfer fee may ...

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