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FIFA could thwart Chelsea transfer plans

FIFA could thwart Chelsea’s plans of going on a massive summer spending spree ahead of a sanctioned transfer ban. That is according to The Sun who claims that the Stamford Bridge outfit was planning to spend up to £200 million this summer ahead of the transfer ban covering two windows which has been imposed on them for infringing the rules ...

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Declan Rice formally requests change of international status

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice’s chances of being named in the next England squad have received a significant boost after the Football Association formally applied to FIFA to have him declared as an English player. The 20-year old who was born on Kingston-upon-Thames, qualified to play for both England and Ireland, with both his grandparents hailing from Cork.  That led ...

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Ranieri pays the price at Fulham

After just 106 days in charge Claudio Ranieri has been sacked as the manager of Fulham. The 67-year old Italian, who famously led Leicester City to the Premier League title in 2016, was only appointed in November, after previous incumbent, Slaviša Jokanović, was dismissed following a poor start to the season. However, despite claiming  a 3 -2 win in his ...

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United’s ambitious summer transfer plans revealed

Manchester United are already planning for a busy summer in the transfer market. That is despite the fact that it has not been formally announced who will be in charge of the club next season, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer currently acting as interim boss. Nevertheless, The Daily Mirror reports that the club is set for an enormous summer spending spree, ...

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City monitoring Serbian striker

Manchester City are keeping tabs on Frankfurt and Serbian striker Luka Jovic. The 21-year old is in the second of a two-year loan from his parent club Benfica, and has been making a big stir with Frankfurt this season, scoring 21 goals for them in all competitions. According to The Daily Mail, Frankfurt intend to trigger a £6 million release ...

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Rodgers eyes summer move for Callum Wilson

No sooner has Brendan Rodgers got his feet under the desk at the King Power Stadium, but he is already turning his mind to the summer transfer window. The 46-year old Northern Irishman was only appointed Leicester manager on Tuesday, but he has wasted no time in getting to work, as he begins to assess his squad. And one man ...

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Arsenal identify cheap Cech replacement

Arsenal have identified a cheap replacement for the retiring Petr Cech. With transfer funds likely to be limited in the summer, Unai Emery knows that he needs to husband his resources carefully, and with Bernd Leno firmly established as the club’s number one goalkeeper, believes that other areas of the team are in need of greater investment. That is why, ...

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Higuain not wanted back by parent club

Juventus do not want Gonzalo Higuain back. That is according to The Sun who report that the Italian Champions and Serie A leaders, who are Higuain’s parent club have no intention of welcoming him back to Turin in the summer, and will look to sell him if Chelsea decide against keeping him at Stamford Bridge. Higuain started the season on ...

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City under investigation over Sancho transfer

Jordan Sancho is one of the hottest talents in Europe right now; with his stunning right-foot volley against Bayer Leverkusen at the weekend just another manifestation of the blossoming talent of the Borussia Dortmund and England player. However, his former club Manchester City could find themselves in the dock over the circumstances that led him to The Etihad in the ...

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Arsenal favourites to appoint Monchi

Arsenal are the favourites to appoint highly rated Monchi as their new director of football. Monchi – real name Ramón Rodriguez Verdejo – is current the sporting director at Roma, but is being widely linked with a move away from Italy, with Arsenal, who are looking for a replacement for recently departed Head of Recruitment, Sven Mislintat, said to be ...

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