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Abramovich considers keeping Antonio Conte at Chelsea for another year

Owner Roman Abramovich is considering keeping Antonio Conte at Chelsea for another season, reports The Sun, even if the club miss out on Champions League football next season. The West London club currently are 5th in the Premier League, five points behind fourth-placed Spurs with nine games to go. They are still in the Champions League but, having drawn one-all ...

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Liverpool close to agreeing deal in principle for Monaco star

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According to talkSPORT, Liverpool are close to agreeing a deal in principle to sign Monaco forward Thomas Lemar in the summer. The forward has long been linked with a move to the Premier League, with Arsenal failing in a late bid to sign the 22-year old last summer. Now it appears that Liverpool are close to an agreement in principle ...

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Pochettino wanted to sign Davide Astori

Mauricio Pochettino has revealed that he tried to sign Fiorentina captain, Davide Astori, who tragically passed away last weekend, when he was manager of Southampton, reports The Daily Telegraph. The paper quotes Pochettino who said “I had the possibility to meet him five years ago because it was my idea to sign him when we were at Southampton….he was a great ...

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PSG set to offer Arsene Wenger a shock escape route

According to the Metro, Paris Saint-Germain are set to offer Arsene Wenger a shock escape route out of Arsenal. Wenger is under intense scrutiny after a recent run of poor results has seen Arsenal lose the Carabao Cup, crash out of the FA Cup at third round stage, and struggle in the lead. Supporters and fan forums are calling for ...

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Arsenal Supporters’ Trust vote for Wenger to be sacked

Further evidence of the erosion of support for Arsene Wenger to continue his reign as Arsenal manager comes with the news that the Arsenal Supporters’ Trust have voted overwhelmingly in favour of the Frenchman getting the sack, reports The Independent. The prominent supporters’ group canvassed their 1,000 members ahead of Monday night’s annual general meeting, and 88% responded in favour ...

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Petr Cech Arsenal future in doubt as club eyes German stopper

The Daily Mail reports that Petr Cech’s future as Arsenal number one goalkeeper is in doubt, with the club said to be watching Bayer Leverkusen’s Bernd Leno. They claim that the new head of recruitment at The Emirates, Sven Mislintat, wants to bring in a new keeper in the summer, and Leno, who he rates highly, is on the short-list, ...

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Bookmakers pay out on Wenger as next manager to be sacked

The Daily Mirror reports that leading bookmakers Paddy Power have paid out on Arsene Wenger being the next Premier League manager to be sacked. The Arsenal manager is under intense pressure following four defeats in a row, with the latest reverse coming at Brighton on Sunday, where the Seagulls beat the Gunners for the first time in 36 years. Although ...

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United given hope in pursuit of Juventus star

According to The Daily Mirror, Manchester United’s hopes of signing Juventus striker Paolo Dybala have been given a boost by reports that the Argentine’s relationship with the Italian club has become strained. Dybala is said to be high on Jose Mourinho’s list of summer transfer targets, and now news that he is unhappy at starting a number of recent matches ...

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German defender lined up by Spurs as Alderweireld replacement

Tottenham have identified Bayer Leverkusen defender Jonathan Tah as a potential replacement for Toby Alderweireld should the Belgian leave the club in the summer, reports The Daily Mail. Alderweireld’s current contract expires in June 2019, and with no indications that he is ready to sign a new deal, Spurs may be ready to sell the defender in the summer, rather ...

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Liverpool leading the race to sign Nice Midfielder

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According to talkSPORT, Liverpool are in pole position to sign Nice midfielder Jean Michel Sari in the summer. The 26-year old Ivorian international who has been likened to N’Golo Kante because of his style of play, is available for £35 million due to a clause in his contract, and although a number of other Premier League clubs are interested in ...

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