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Football considering introduction of concussion substitutes

Football authorities are considering following the example of Rugby Union and allowing the introduction of concussion substitutes in the game. That is after the University of Glasgow published a study that revealed that ex-players are three and a half times more likely to suffer from neurological diseases like dementia and Alzheimer’s, than players of the same age. In rugby, any ...

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Spurs target West Brom teenager

West Bromwich Albion teenager Nathan Ferguson is one of Tottenham’s major transfer targets for January. Since selling Kieran Trippier to Altético Madrid in the summer, right-back has become a problem position for Mauricio Pochettino, and he is hoping that Ferguson may be the answer to his defensive problem. Scouts from the club have been looking for somebody who can claim ...

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Isco could replace Eriksen at Spurs

Isco could be the man to replace Christian Eriksen at Spurs – provided that the Dane joins Real Madrid. Eriksen, who has eight months left on his current contract at White Hart Lane, has refused to sign the new long-term deal that has been offered to him by the North London club, and now they are prepared to cash in ...

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New signing Saliba impresses at Arsenal

Arsenal have been impressed by their new summer signing, teenage centre-half William Saliba. The 18-year old joined Arsenal from French club St. Etienne in the summer, but, under the terms of the deal, was immediately loaned back to the Ligue 1 side for this season. However, his new club got an early chance to work with him when he picked ...

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Allegri close to agreeing United deal

Former Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri is very close to agreeing a deal to become the new Manchester United boss. That is according to Tuttosportwho report that the United hierarchy are ready to sack Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, and appoint Allegri in his place in a deal worth £6.5 million a year. And Allegri is going to bring striker Mario Mandźukić – ...

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Sarri wants reunion with Chelsea old boys

Mauricio Sarri wants two of his former Chelsea players to join him at his new club, Juventus. The 60 year old Italian took over the reins of the Serie A champions after leaving Stamford Bridge at the end of last season, and has made an impressive start to his new job. Juventus have won six out of their first seven ...

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Mandźukić contract details emerge

Manchester United are confident of signing Croatian forward Mario Mandźukić in January, and now details of their contract offer have emerged. The Old Trafford side are ready to bid £9 million for the striker, which they believe will be enough to persuade Juventus to let him leave Turin in the New Year. United are set to hand the 33 year ...

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Elneny lined-up for January move

Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny could be set for a January move to AC Milan. The Egyptian international is currently on loan with Turkish side Beşiktaş, but has so far failed to impress with the Super Lig side, after losing his place under Unai Emery at the Emirates. Elneny was set off on his debut for his new club, and was ...

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Tottenham set to rekindle Fernandes interest

Tottenham are prepared to rekindle their interest in signing Bruno Fernandes in January. The club were heavily linked with a move in the summer for the Sporting Lisbon captain, but talks between the two clubs eventually petered out because a price could not be agreed. However, now reports suggest that the North London side are ready to make another bid ...

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United open talks over Rakitić transfer

Manchester United have opened talks with Barcelona about a possible deal for midfielder Ivan Rakitić. The Croatian international, who joined Barcelona from Sevilla in July 2014, has been a fixture in the Barcelona side for the past five years, but has started just one game for the club this season, playing just three hours of football in all competitions. Now ...

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