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Hazard signals Real intent

Eden Hazard wants to join Real Madrid in the summer, and intends to tell Chelsea bosses of his decision soon. That is according to The Telegraph who claim that despite not officially declaring his decision yet, the 28 year-old has privately made up his mind after being given assurances by the Champions League winners that they will make a bid ...

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Arsenal finally expect to conclude Suarez loan deal

Arsenal are close to signing Barcelona midfielder Denis Suaréz on loan for the rest of the season, after a breakthrough in negotiations between both clubs. The two teams have been locked in discussions over the player for weeks, with Arsenal, cash strapped for funds because of FFP, wanting a loan deal only, whilst Barcelona were holding out for a permanent ...

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Wolves close to signing full-back on permanent deal

Wolves are close to agreeing a deal to sign full-back Jonathan Castro Otto on a permanent deal. The 24 year old signed for Atlético Madrid from Celta Vigo in July on a six year contract, but, without ever playing for Diego Simeone’s men, was immediately loaned to Wolves, on a season long loan. He has since impressed during his time ...

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West Ham close on deal for Uruguay striker

West Ham United are close to agreeing a deal for Uruguayan striker Maxi Gomez, who is currently playing for Celta Vigo in Spain. Gomez has a £44 million release clause in his contract which would be a record fee for West Ham, but one that, according to The Daily Mail they are ready to pay. However, Gomez has yet to ...

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Newcastle linked with loan move for Gelson Martins

Newcastle United have joined the list of clubs interested in taking Atlético Madrid forward Gelson Martins on loan.  The highly regarded Portuguese international was part of the group of players that left Sporting Lisbon unilaterally after fans attacked the team and officials at their training ground. He moved to Atlético on a five year deal in July, but has struggled ...

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Suarez move to Arsenal moves closer

The move of Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez to Arsenal on loan looks to be edging closer. The 24-year old who played under Unai Emery at Sevilla has been linked with a move to the Emirates since the start of the window, but negotiations have been hampered with the Spanish club wanting to make his sale permanent, whilst Arsenal, who are ...

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Alvaro Morata in talks with Atlético Madrid

Atlético Madrid have emerged as front runners to sign Chelsea flop Alvaro Morata. The former Real Madrid striker has been linked with a move back to Spain just 18 months after joining Chelsea for a record transfer fee of £60 million. However, he has failed to settle in London and in the Premier League, finding the net just seven times ...

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Premier League clubs lining-up for Batshuayi

Michy Batshuayi is a man in demand – despite being recalled to Chelsea after a failed loan spell with Valencia. The 25-year old forward moved to Spain on a season-long loan in August, but only found the net for Valencia once in La Liga, scoring against Celta Vigo in September. With their manager Marcelino frustrated with Batshuayi’s level of performance, ...

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Fernando Llorente eyes La Liga return

Tottenham striker Fernando Llorente has been linked with a move back to Spain with Athletic Bilbao ready to bid for the 33-year striker. Llorente who played for the Basque side between 2005 and 2013, scoring 85 goals in 262 appearances, finds himself very much a bit part player at Spurs, with first team opportunities few and far between. Signed from ...

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Guardiola rules out Foden loan

Pep Guardiola has ruled out the possibility of Phil Foden being sent out on loan after the teenager starred in his side’s 7- 0 hammering of Rotherham in the FA Cup on Sunday. The match saw the 18-year old score his first goal in front of his home supporters at The Etihad, but when it was suggested that the England ...

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