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Messi linked with shock City switch

Lionel Messi wants to leave Barcelona this summer – and Manchester City could be a potential destination for the six-time Ballon D’or winner. The 33-year old has been unhappy at Barcelona for some time and is reported to be unhappy about the direction the club is taking under president Josep Maria Bartomeu. The final straw was Friday night’s 8 – ...

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Pochettino lined-up for Barcelona job

Former Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is now the favourite to take over at Barcelona. Current incumbent Quique Setién seems certain to be sacked after the Catalans humiliation at the hands of Bayern Munich in the Champions League. And, although former players Ronald Koeman and Xavi have both been linked with the job, it is Pochettino who is most likely to ...

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Foster linked with surprise Chelsea move

Veteran Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster has been linked with a surprise move to Chelsea. Everton are also said to be interested in the 37-year old. Despite his age, and the fact that Watford have been relegated to the Championship, Foster is still widely regarded as one of the best keepers in England.  And that may seem him earn a high ...

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Chong to join Bremen on loan

Manchester United winger Tabith Chong will spend next season on loan in the Bundesliga with Werder Bremen. The Dutch under-21 international has yet to agree fully all the terms and conditions with his new club but has been allowed to join them for pre-season training. Chong signed a new long-term deal at Old Trafford in March, but has found first-team ...

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Manchester United reignite interest in Atlético midfielder

Manchester United are set to reignite their interest in Atlético Madrid midfielder Saúl Ñiguez. They were heavily linked with a move for the Spanish international last summer, but, in the end, negotiations about a possible move proved fruitless. However, the 25-year old, who is one of the highest regarded talents in Europe, is concerned that Atlético may no longer be ...

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Former United and Spurs target up for sale

Former Manchester United and Tottenham target Paolo Dybala is up for sale. Both were linked with a move last summer for the Argentine playmaker but were ultimately deterred by his high wage demands and also by his desire to stay with Juventus. However, there are big changes afoot at the Italian champions following the appointment of Andrea Pirlo as manager ...

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Vertonghen completes Benfica move

Former Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen has completed a move to Benfica. The 33-year-old Belgian international left the North London club last month when his contract came to an end after making over 300 appearances for them. He had been linked with a host of clubs, including Roma, Inter Milan, and Napoli, with former club Ajax also showing an interest in ...

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City ready to hijack move for Liverpool target

Manchester City are ready to hijack moves by Liverpool to sign Bayern Munich star Thiago Alcántara in this summer window. Liverpool have been strongly linked with the Spanish midfielder, who is set to leave the Allianz Arena after seven successful. However, now comes news that their main title rivals are ready to gazump them by offering more money for the ...

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Torreira linked with Roma swap deal

Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira has been strongly linked with a move back to Italy this summer, with both AC Milan and Fiorentina said to interested in the former Sampdoria player. However, reports have now emerged that he could form part of a swap deal with Roma defensive midfielder Amadou Diawara coming the other way. Torreira is unhappy with his lack ...

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Chelsea drop Bakayoko asking price

Chelsea have dropped the asking price of Tiemoué Bakayoko, who has been told that he has no future at Stamford Bridge. The 25-year old French international moved to West London in a £40 million deal from Monaco three years ago when Antonio Conte was still manager at the club. However, he struggled to cope with the intensity and pace of ...

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