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Henrikh Mkhitaryan may have played his last Arsenal game

Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan may have played his last game in an Arsenal shirt. That is following news that he is set to be left out of the squad for the Europa League final and will not travel with the team to Baku because of safety concerns. A long-running dispute between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the disputed territory of Nagarno-Karabakh ...

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Mustafi set for Milan move?

AC Milan are said to be interested in signing Arsenal centre-back Shkodran Mustafi this summer. That is according to Italian publication Calcio Mercato who report that the Italian club are looking to replace 32-year old Columbian international Christian Zapata, and are willing to discuss a loan seal even if they cannot meet Arsenal’s asking price for the German international. Mustafi ...

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Lallana linked with Southampton return

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Adam Lallana wants to return to his former club Southampton. The 31 year old Liverpool and England midfielder has found himself relegated to the role of bit-part player at Anfield after a series of hamstring and groin injuries have caused him to spend much of the past two seasons on the treatment table. That restricted him to just 16 appearances ...

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Summer clear-out could net Liverpool £100 million

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A summer sale of fringe players could net Liverpool £100 million in the transfer market. That is according to The Daily Mailwho report that Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin are set to make the loan of Marko Grujic into a permanent deal for £20 million, whilst Harry Wilson who has been lent to Championship play-off finalists Derby County will command a ...

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Loftus-Cheek out for 6 months

Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been ruled out of action for six months after rupturing his Achilles tendon playing in a charity friendly match in the United States. That means that he will miss not only the Europa League final and England’s Nations League finals, but also the start of next season as well. The 23-year old midfielder was playing for Chelsea ...

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Real ready to test Liverpool with Salah bid

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Real Madrid are ready to test the determination of Liverpool to keep Mo Salah this season. Manager Zinedine Zidane is planning a massive overhaul of the squad at the Bernabeu, and wants Salah to join a three-pronged attack with Karime Benzema and the incoming Eden Hazard. There have been rumours for some months that Salah and Jurgen Klopp have not ...

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Lampard to replace Sarri in the summer

Frank Lampard is set to replace Maurizio Sarri as manager of Chelsea this summer. This is according to reports that suggest that Sarri will be sacked after the Europa League final, irrespective of the result, with former player and fan favourite Lampard set to take over from him at the Stamford Bridge helm. Sarri has had a turbulent first season ...

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United eyeing double Palace swoop

Manchester United are planning a £50 million double raid on Crystal Palace for a pair of full-backs. Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has identified the need to overhaul his defence as a major priority for the summer, and wants to bring in the Palace duo of Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Patrick van Aanholt. That is according to The Sun, who report that ...

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Higuain set for Juventus return

Chelsea will not be renewing Gonzalo Higuain’s loan spell at Stamford Bridge and he will be returning to Juventus once the season is over. The Argentine striker was lent by Juventus to AC Milan, but then was brought to England by Maurizio Sarri who knows the player well, having managed him when he was in charge of Napoli. However, he ...

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Leicester and Arsenal interested in Rennes star

Leicester City have joined Arsenal in the hunt for Rennes star Ismaila Sarr. The 21-year old impressed Gunners boss Unai Emery when the two sides met in the Europa League in March, with reports suggesting that Arsenal made contact with Rennes about the player’s availability after that tie. Sarr is likely to be a man in demand this summer. Under ...

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