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De Gea offered to top European clubs

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David de Gea has been offered to some of the top clubs in Europe after seeming to lose his place as number one keeper at Manchester United. Dean Henderson was picked ahead of him for the Premier League fixture, the seventh game ina  row that the England man got the nod between the ticks. And now there is speculation that ...

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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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United and Chelsea offer Agüero contract

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Manchester United and Chelsea have both offered Sergio Agüero a contract. The 32-year old Argentine has been told by Manchester City that his contract will not be renewed when it ends at the end of this season. The Argentine is City’s record goal scorer, but due to a combination of illness and injury, he has been missing for much of ...

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Spurs identify Lloris replacements

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Tottenham have identified possible replacements for goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris, who has just over a year left on his current contract. There are suggestions they will look to offload him this summer to avoid him leaving for free, with suggestions that the World Cup winner could be headed back to France and a reunion with former boss Mauricio Pochettino. ...

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The Shame of Marseille

Marseille are one of the best supported and successful clubs in French football, In 1993 they were flying high. Under charismatic chairman Bernard Tapie, a businessman, politician, occasional actor and singer, and TV host they had won the French Championship for the past four seasons and were favourites to do so again, And, for the second time in three years ...

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Lacazette linked with Monaco move

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Arsenal striker Alexander Lacazette is being linked with a summer move to Monaco The Frenchman will enter the final year of his current contract at the end of June, and there have been no talks about extending his stay at the Emirates. And with the Gunners determined not to repeat past mistakes and allow another player to run down his ...

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Bellerin could seek Arsenal exit

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Arsenal right-back and vice-captain Hector Bellerin could be sent to leave the club at the end of the season. The Spaniard came close to departing last summer after PSG made a £30 million bid for him. However, the Gunners rejected that offer because they thought it failed to match his value. Now with Mauricio Pochettino installed in Pari, they could ...

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City not talking to Messi

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Manchester City insist that they are not in talks to sign Lionel Messi. The Argentine is in the last four months of his contract with Barcelona, and City are one of the teams that have been linked with him, along with French champions PSG. They further maintain that they have not had any discussions with the player, which contradicts other ...

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Emiliano Sala – the finest striker Cardiff never had

In January 2019, Cardiff City were struggling at the wrong end of the Premier League. They had been promoted from the Championship the previous season, finishing runners-up to Wolves, but, like many teams, they found the step up in leagues a big challenge, and soon were in the relegation zone. A big problem for them was a lack of goals ...

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Pochettino wants Lloris reunion

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Mauricio Pochettino wants to be reunited with his former goalkeeper Hugo Lloris. The 34-year old French captain will enter the final year of his contract with Tottenham this summer, and now Pochettino is set to tempt him with a return to his homeland, and Paris Saint-Germain.. Lloris enjoyed an excellent rapport with Pochettino when they were both at Spurs together, ...

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