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Chelsea will not exercise Kovacic option

Chelsea will not exercise their option to buy Croatian midfielder Matteo Kovacic, and he is set to return to his parent club Real Madrid. They, in turn, do not want him, and he is likely to be sold to Inter Milan, now ironically enough, managed by ex-Chelsea boss Antonio Conté. Kovacic arrived on a season-long loan at Stamford Bridge last ...

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Oblak considering United move

Jan Oblak wants to leave Atlético Madrid, and is considering joining Manchester United. The Slovenian international is also wanted by PSG, who are looking for a replacement for the departed Gianluigi Buffon, but favours a move to United, the club he supported as a boy, despite the fact that they are not involved in the Champions League next season. The ...

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Klopp set to make Wilson transfer decision

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Jurgen Klopp is set to allow Harry Wilson to leave the club, with a transfer fee likely to be set for him at £21 million. That is despite rumours to the contrary which implied that the German was prepared to give the Welsh winger the chance to prove himself worthy of a first-team squad place at Anfield. Instead, the decision ...

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Barcelona view Rashford as Griezmann or Neymar alternative

Barcelona are considering making a bid for Manchester United and England forward Marcus Rashford if they cannot land either Antoine Griezmann or former player Neymar this summer. They have long been linked with a move for Griezmann, who has already announced he is leaving his current club Atlético Madrid this summer.  But, as yet, no deal has come to fruition. ...

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Real prioritise Eriksen over Pogba

Real Madrid are likely to target Christian Eriksen in preference to making a bid for Manchester United’s Paul Pogba. Real have already spent over £200 million on transfers this summer, having acquired Luka Jovic from Eintracht Frankfurt and then Eden Hazard from Chelsea. Now they are focusing on their third transfer objective, somebody who can pull the strings in midfield, ...

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Valencia offer £8 million for United full-back

Valencia have made an offer of £8 million to sign Manchester United full-back Matteo Darmian. The 29-year old Italian international is very much out of favour at United, featuring just seven times in all competitions for the first team last season. A £12.7 million signing for Serie A side Torino in July 2015, he helped the club win the FA ...

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Maguire likely to choose City over United

While Manchester United have enquired about the availability of Leicester City’s Harry Maguire, they believe he is more likely to favour a move to their neighbours and bitter rivals Manchester City. The domestic treble winners are in the market for two centre-halves this summer, after Vincent Kompany announced his decision to quit the club and join Belgian side Anderlecht in ...

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Real to offer three players in exchange for Pogba

Real Madrid are prepared to offer Manchester United three players in exchange for the chance to sign Paul Pogba. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that United could be offered Gareth Bale, James Rodriguez and Isco in exchange for the United midfielder. Whilst Eden Hazard is regarded as the main transfer target for the Spanish giants, they ...

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Arsenal make contact with Spanish striker

Arsenal are reported to have made contact with Youssef En-Nesyri, a Moroccan international striker currently playing with Leganés in La Liga. The 22-year old scored 11 goals in 34 League games last season for the Madrid-based club, helping them to a 13th place La Liga finish. Press reports suggest that En-Nesyri, who transferred to Leganés from Malaga last summer, is ...

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