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Former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Torres retires

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The 35-year old, who won the World Cup with Spain in 2010, and back to back European Championships either side of that tournament, has been playing in Japan recently, having signed for Sagan Tosu in the J1 League, after leaving his boyhood club Atlético Madrid for the second time in July last year. English fans will remember him best for ...

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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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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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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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Koscielny Arsenal future in doubt

The future of Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny is in doubt with the club stalling on offering the 33-year old a new deal. Arsenal have recently announced a new get tough transfer policy, whereby players with less than two years left on their current contract will either sign a new deal or will face being sold. The Frenchman has 12 months ...

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Mustafi set for Milan move?

AC Milan are said to be interested in signing Arsenal centre-back Shkodran Mustafi this summer. That is according to Italian publication Calcio Mercato who report that the Italian club are looking to replace 32-year old Columbian international Christian Zapata, and are willing to discuss a loan seal even if they cannot meet Arsenal’s asking price for the German international. Mustafi ...

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Higuain set for Juventus return

Chelsea will not be renewing Gonzalo Higuain’s loan spell at Stamford Bridge and he will be returning to Juventus once the season is over. The Argentine striker was lent by Juventus to AC Milan, but then was brought to England by Maurizio Sarri who knows the player well, having managed him when he was in charge of Napoli. However, he ...

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Leicester and Arsenal interested in Rennes star

Leicester City have joined Arsenal in the hunt for Rennes star Ismaila Sarr. The 21-year old impressed Gunners boss Unai Emery when the two sides met in the Europa League in March, with reports suggesting that Arsenal made contact with Rennes about the player’s availability after that tie. Sarr is likely to be a man in demand this summer. Under ...

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Bakayoko heading back to Chelsea

Midfielder Tiemoué Bakayoko looks like he is heading back to Chelsea at the end of the season. The 24-year old, who flopped during his first season at Stamford Bridge has been on a season-long loan with AC Milan. Initially he was criticised for his attitude by the Serie A club who threatened to terminate the agreement early. However, he had ...

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Newcastle identify potential Benitez replacement

One advantage that Gattuso has over previous Italians that have moved to England to manage in the Premiership is that he already speaks English. He spent a season in the late 1990s playing for Rangers, and his wife is Scottish. Newcastle United have identified a potential replacement for manager Rafael Benitez if he decides to leave at the end of ...

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