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Salah staying at Anfield – for now

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Mo Salah has rejected the chance to move away from Anfield this summer. That is according to The Mirror who report that both Real Madrid and Juventus were willing to submit £150 million bids for the Egyptian forward, who has scored 71 goals in 104 games since his move to Merseyside. However, Salah has left the door open for a ...

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Torreira not for sale

Arsenal have no intention of selling Lucas Torriera this summer. That is despite reported interest from Italy and AC Milan, who are set to appoint Marco Giampaolo as manager. Giampaolo is currently manager at Serie A rivals Sampdoria, the club that sold the Uruguayan midfielder to The Gunners last summer in a £26 million deal. However, although he is keen ...

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Lampard set to take over at Chelsea

Chelsea are set to appoint Frank Lampard as their new manager, although not without their fair share of dramas along the way. Outgoing boss Maurizio Sarri ignored last minute pleas to say by the Stamford Bridge hierarchy, with The Sun reporting that he rejected the offer because he felt “violated” by abusive fans. Instead, he will take up the vacant ...

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Juve hold Pogba discussions

Fabio Paratici, the Sporting Director of Juventus, has begun negotiations with Manchester United over the potential transfer of Paul Pogba, back to the club he left for a world record fee, at the time, of £93.25 million. That is according to Sky Sports who report that Patricio meet representatives of United at their London offices, and that discussions are a ...

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Dejan Lovren linked with move to AC Milan

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Dejan Lovren is a potential target for AC Milan. That is according to Sky Sports who report that, whilst they have yet to make a serious offer, they consider Lovren a top target, and are likely to make a bid for him when, as expected, current Sampdoria manager, Marco Giampaolo, is confirmed as the man to succeed Gennaro Gattuso as ...

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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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Chelsea staff in disagreement over Sarri replacement

There is a rift developing amongst Chelsea staff about who should replace Maurizio Sarri as manager. After months of speculation, it now appears virtually certain that Sarri’s departure will be announced soon, with the 60 year old Italian set to return to his homeland to take up the vacant position at Juventus. However, there is now a disagreement between the ...

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Bakayoko wants to fight for his Chelsea place

Tiémoué Bakayoko wants to stay with Chelsea and fight for his place with the West London side. The French midfielder spent last season on loan with AC Milan, but, following the failure of the club to qualify for the Champions League, they decided not to trigger their option to buy. Bakayoko had a rather mixed year in Milan. Initially heavily ...

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Arsenal set to bid for Sampdoria pair

Arsenal manager Unai Emery is set to blow almost all his transfer budget on the Sampdoria pair of Dennis Praet and Joachim Anderson. That is according to The Sun who report that Praet is regarded as a replacement for the out-going Aaron Ramsey, whilst Anderson is a central defender. Emery is reported to have only limited funds to spend on ...

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Trippier wants Premier League stay

Kieran Trippier wants to stay in the Premier League, although he is not sure if he will still be a Tottenham Hotspur player next season. That is according to The Evening Standard, who report that Trippier is one of the players that Spurs are looking to sell as part of their summer rebuild. Trippier, who was one of the stars ...

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