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Britain’s richest man wants to buy Chelsea

Britain’s richest man, Jim Ratcliffe, wants to buy Chelsea. Ratcliffe, who is worth £21 billion, and made his fortune in the petrochemicals industry, has already made one major investment this week. He is set to take over the Team Sky professional cycling team, which has enjoyed global success at the Tour de France and other major events, with the likes ...

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Arsenal will send Suarez back to Barcelona

Arsenal will send winger Denis Suárez back to Barcelona at the end of the season. The 25-year old Spaniard was the Gunners sole signing during the January window, joining on loan until the end of the season, with an option for them to buy him in the summer. However, despite Unai Emery having worked with the player before, he has ...

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Wes Morgan signs new Leicester contract

Leicester captain Wes Morgan has signed a one-year extension with the club. The 35-year old was out of contract in the summer, but now he is set to stay at the King Power Stadium until June 2020 at the least. Morgan joined the club from Nottingham Forest in 2012, and has since gone on to play for them nearly 300 ...

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Spurs to use Eriksen fee to fund squad rebuilding

Tottenham are prepared to cash in on Christian Eriksen and will use the funds raised to help rebuild their squad. That is according to The Metro who report that the 26-year old Dane, who is in the final year of his contract, is considering his options amidst interest from the likes of Real Madrid and Juventus. Whilst Spurs are reluctant ...

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Sarri future again in doubt

Maurizio Sarri’s future as Chelsea manager has again been thrown in doubt. That is following his side’s disappointing defeat at Everton on the weekend, which meant that his team failed to close the gap on the two sides above them in the Premier League table, Arsenal and Manchester United, in the race for fourth. Now speculation has started that the ...

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Juventus offer Sanchez United escape route

Juventus are prepared to offer Alexis Sánchez an escape route out of Manchester United – but only if he accepts a substantial pay cut. The forward is on a massive £500,000  a week at Old Trafford, and United would dearly like to get him off their books, so they could use that money to reinvest in the squad. The Italian ...

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Marc Overmars seeks Arsenal return

Former player Marc Overmars could be set to return to Arsenal as Technical Director. The Gunners had been widely linked with former Roma director Monchi, with whom current boss Unai Emery worked closely when the pair where at Sevilla together. However, despite many within the club believing that Monchi’s appointment was imminent, he chose instead to return to Sevilla, leaving ...

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Giroud ready to quit Chelsea in the summer

Olivier Giroud is ready to leave Chelsea in the summer, unless he gets more game time. The 32-year old striker and World Cup winner joined Chelsea from Arsenal last January, but has had to play second fiddle at Stamford Bridge this season, first to Álvaro Morata, and, after he moved to Atlético Madrid, to his replacement Gonzalo Higuaín. Instead, he ...

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Tottenham ready to bid for Ryan Sessegnon

Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with a  summer move for young Fulham star Ryan Sessegnon. The 18-year old is out of contract at Craven Cottage at the next season, and whilst Fulham would like to tie him down to a new long-term deal, talks have so far stalled. That has put Spurs, who have long been monitoring the player, on ...

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