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United have agreement for next Portuguese wonderkid

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Manchester United have first refusal on the next hot talent to come off the Sporting Lisbon production line. Luis Gomes is only 16, but he has already drawn comparisons with Portuguese great Luis Figo. Gomes has just signed his first professional deal with Sporting, and has agreed a five-=year deal with the Lisbon side, but there is also an agreement ...

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City had Koulibaly bid rejected

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Manchester City had a bid of £55 million plus bonuses for Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly turned down by Napoli in the summer. Koulibaly was linked with a move to the Etihad throughout the summer, but despite weeks of talks between the two clubs, City failed to come up with a price that was acceptable to the Serie A side, with ...

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FIFA reveals drop in transfer spending

FIFA have released figures for the amount of money spent on clubs worldwide on summer transfers, and it has shown a sharp drop due to the pandemic.  The overall number of transfers was also down. They reveal that US $9.2 billion was spent by clubs worldwide between June 1st and October 5th, the date that most transfer windows closed. That compares ...

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Pereira linked with Old Trafford exit

Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira has been linked with a summer move away from the club. The 24-year-old has seen his chances limited since the arrival of Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon in January and wants to play first-team football regularly. Both Benfica and Valencia are reported to be interested in signing him. And, although Ole Gunnar Solskjaer would like ...

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Chelsea identify Sancho alternative

Chelsea have identified Porto winger Jesus Corona as an alternative in case they cannot sign Jadon Sancho. The England star is high on their wish list, but Manchester United remain the favourites to sign the Borussia Dortmund star, despite the disruption caused to the transfer market by the coronavirus crisis. That has led to the London club considering other alternatives, ...

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Fernandes agrees personal terms with United

 Bruno Fernandes has agreed personal terms with Manchester United and is set to become the club’s third signing of the summer transfer window. That is according to the Mirror who report that the details were agreed on Monday between United officials and representatives of the player, clearing the way for the deal to be finalised, although no fee has yet ...

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Wolves ready to pay £17 million for Japanese winger

Wolves are ready to offer £17 million to sign Japanese winger Shoya Nakajima who is currently playing his football in Portugal with Portimonense. The 24-year old Japanese international has been on the radar of a number of clubs in recent months, including Borussia Dortmund and Leicester City, but it is Wolves who are favourites to sign him with The Daily ...

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