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The Biggest Transfer Flops in History (Part One)

The summer transfer window is now open, and, for the next few months, fans of clubs across Europe will gorge themselves on the latest rumours, hoping that a shiny new star will be pulling on their team’s jersey next season. However, transfers are a hit and miss affair. Sometimes they do not just work out – the club, the environment, ...

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Southampton want to keep Liverpool winger

Southampton have begun talks with Liverpool over another loan spell for winger Takumi Minamino. The Japanese international joined the Merseyside club from Red Bull Salzburg in January 2020 in a deal worth £7.25 million after impressing during the Champions League, but he struggled to make any impact at Anfield scoring just 4 times in 31 appearances or Jurgen Klopp; s ...

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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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Ten Big Transfers that could happen this summer (part two)

Contuning Footie Central’s series looking at the ten big names that could be transferred this summer. For part one, please click here. Robert Lewandowski Lewandowski may just have broken Gerd Müller’s record for most goals in a single Bundesliga season, but not everything is rosy in the garden of the Bayern Munich striker. The Pole is reported to be unhappy ...

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Rhys Williams set for loan move

Liverpool defender Rhys Williams is likely to be loaned out by Liverpool next season. The England under-21 international was drafted into the Liverpool first-team last season after the crop of injuries ruled out a number of regular starters. And he finished the season having made 18 appearances in all competitions, playing a big role in the run-in that helped the ...

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Liverpool meet release clause for defender

Central defender Ibrahima Konaté is close to joining Liverpool, after the Premier League side agreed to meet his release clause. The French defender, who has just turned 23, in in France where he is preparing for his country’s quarter-final in the European under-21 Championship against the Netherlands, but a  deal may be concluded before that match next week. Liverpool have ...

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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 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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Liverpool to open contract talks with Brazilian duo

Liverpool are due to hold talks with the Brazilian pair of Alisson and Fabinho about new contracts with the club. Jurgen Klopp is looking to tie down the nucleus of his squad to long-term deals ahead of next season and pair have both become integral to the team. Goalkeeper Alisson is the hero of the hour after his dramatic headed ...

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Liverpool decide against Kabak permanent move

Liverpool have decided not to sign centre-back Ozan Kabak permanently. He moved to Anfield on loan in January at a time when Liverpool had lost all three first choice centre backs – Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez, and Joel Matip to injury. The Merseyside club had the option to make the deal permanent for a  fee believed to be £18 ...

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