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Werner returns to Leipzig

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Timo Werner has re-joined RB Leipzig two years after leaving the Bundesliga side. He was bought by Chelsea for £47.5 million in the summer of 2020 in the hopes that he could produce the same goal return as he had achieved at the German club. But he struggled in the Premier League and became more renowned for his high profile ...

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Newcastle want Werner loan

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Newcastle United are in talks with Chelsea about a potential loan move for German striker Timo Werner, who has also been linked with former club RB Leipzig and Real Madrid. The 26 year old has never really settled at Stamford Bridge, and has never found the form he showed at Leipzig, where 34 goals in his last 45 games was ...

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Chelsea’s preferred Lukaku replacement identified

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Chelsea have identified Christopher Nkonku of RB Leipzig as their preferred replacement for Romelu Lukaku. The Belgian striker wants to return to Inter Milan, although there is currently a difference of opinion between the two clubs about his loan fee. And whilst many names have been cited as potential replacements, including Gabriel Jesus, who is also being linked with Arsenal, ...

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Chelsea to battle Spurs for Leipzig defender

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Chelsea are ready to battle neighbours Spurs to sign Leipzig defender Josko Gvardiol. Now that the takeover is completed, Chelsea are ready to flex their muscles in the transfer market, with a defensive rebuild a priority. They are looking for at least two players to replace the departing Andreas Christensen and Antonio Rüdiger, and are also being heavily linked once ...

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Chelsea interested in Croatian defender

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Croatian defender Josko Gvardiol is the latest name to be added for the short-list of defensive options for Chelsea this summer. The Blues have the need to replace both Andreas Christensen and Antonio Rüdiger, who are both joining Spanish clubs on free transfers. The Dane has agreed a move to Barcelona, whilst the German is headed to Real Madrid. Now ...

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Rangnick wants Werner

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In-coming interim Manchester United manager Ralf Rangnick wants his new club to sign Timo Werner in the summer. The German knows his compatriot well, having signed him from Stuttgart when he was at RB Leipzig. Although he was Sporting Director for most of their time together at the Bundesliga season, he did coach him in the 2018/2019 season. Werner’s form ...

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Arsenal interested in Leipzig midfielder

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Arsenal had an impressive transfer with all six summer signings already making an impact in the side. However, the need to keep evolving the side have been recognised, with striker and central midfield identified as the next priority areas. Albert “Sambi” Lakonga continues to grow, but with Mohamed Elneny certain to leave at the end of the season, the midfield ...

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Chelsea interested in Leipzig midfielder

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Chelsea are reported to be very interested in RB Leipzig midfielder Christopher Nkunku. He isa   player that manager Thomas Tuchel already knows well because they were at PSG together. Christopher Nkunku The 23-year old attacking midfielder came through the academy system at the Parisian club, but, having made 78 appearances for them in all competitions, he left them for the ...

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Werner linked with Bundesliga return

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Timo Werner is being linked with a return to the Bundesliga and Bayern Munich. The 25-year-old German international was signed by Chelsea from RB Leipzig last summer, but he has struggled for goals in the Premier League, and has seemed short of confidence. And, now with the summer signing of Romelu Lukaku for a club record fee, he is no ...

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Chelsea linked with Barcelona teenager

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Chelsea have been linked, along with RB Leipzig, with a move for Barcelona teenager Ilaix Moriba. The 18-year old came through the academy system in Catalonia and broke into the first-team last season, making 18 appearances in all competitions and scoring once. He has eight caps for Spain at under-17 level, but he has since switched his international allegiance to ...

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