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Marcos Rojo training with home-town club

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo is training with Estudiantes in his native Argentina – with the full permission of his employers at Old Trafford. The 29-year old has not featured for the United first-team since their Champions League defeat away to Valencia in December, and has only made three senior appearances for them this season. Rojo, who has two years ...

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Lazio on verge of signing pre-contract agreement with Moreno

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Serie A side Lazio are on the verge of signing a pre-contract agreement with Liverpool full-back Alberto Moreno. That is according to Independent, who report that Moreno is set to join the Italian side in the summer, ending his 5-year stay at Anfield. Moreno moved to Liverpool from Sevilla in August 2014, but, after being first choice left-back with the ...

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Kovačic wants Premier League stay

Mateo Kovačic wants to stay in the Premier League next season – even if it is not with Chelsea. The 24-year old Croatian midfielder is on loan for the season at Stamford Bridge from his parent club Real Madrid, and, in an ideal world, would like to stay with Chelsea for next season and beyond.  However, those wishes might be ...

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Liverpool v Manchester City – the race to the title

As the players head off to the international break, and the destination of the league title already determined in many European leagues – Italy, Spain and France, for example – it is all still to be decided in England, where it is a head-to-heard race between Liverpool and Manchester City. Liverpool lead the table by two points, but, having played ...

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Manchester United favourites to sign Griezmann

Manchester United have emerged as favourites to sign Atlético Madrid Antoine Griezmann. The French international and World Cup winner wants to leave Atlético this summer, having become frustrated with the team’s lack of trophy success. Now United have emerged as the front-runners to sign him, although they face stiff competition from clubs such a s Bayern Munich and PSG. The ...

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Fulham boss owns up to failed transfer strategy

Fulham vice-chairman Tony Khan has owned up to his role in the club’s failed transfer strategy. Following their promotion from the Championship last summer, Fulham spent more than £100 million on 12 new players, but many of them have failed to make a mark in the Premier League this season. In particular, Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa and Jean-Michaël Seri have failed ...

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Manchester City closing in on Atlético midfielder

Manchester City are reported to be close to agreeing a deal for Atlético Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that Niguez has been identified as the long-term replacement for Fernandinho, who is now 33 years old. City’s original choice was Ajax star Frenkie de Jong, but the Dutch international chose Barcelona instead, forcing ...

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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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