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Atletico Madrid keen to sign Chelsea misfiring striker

talkSPORT report that Atletico Madrid are keen to sign misfiring Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata, with separate reports suggesting he has been spotted in Milan with his agent to discuss a move back to Juventus, where he spent two seasons on loan whilst with his parent club Real Madrid. The 25-yesar old striker has failed to shine in England, despite a ...

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You are going nowhere – City’s message to Sergio Aguerro

Manchester City have moved swiftly to quash reports linking Sergio Aguerro with a move away from the Etihad reports The Daily Mirror. This is in response to rumours that the Argentine striker was being lined-up by Spanish giants Atletico Madrid as a replacement for Antoine Griezmann, who is widely expected to be joining Barcelona this summer. However, City have no ...

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Manchester United target Griezmann opts for Barcelona instead

Long-time Old Trafford target Antoine Griezmann has shunned a move to Manchester United after agreeing to join Barcelona instead in an £88 million deal, reports The Daily Mail. The French forward was reported to be one of Jose Mourinho’s top summer targets, but now it looks like the Atletico Madrid player is set to stay in La Liga and make ...

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Atletico Madrid bid for Arsenal target snubbed

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Atletico Madrid have had a bid for Argentinian striker Lautano Martinez turned down according to talkSPORT. The 20-year old forward is currently playing for Racing Club in the Argentine First Division, and has scored 11 goals in 30 appearances for their senior side, as well as netting 8 times for his national side at under-20 level. His appearances have attracted ...

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Atletico Madrid’s bid for Arsenal target turned down

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Atletico Madrid have had a bid for Argentinian striker Lautano Martinez turned down according to talkSPORT. The 20-year old forward is currently playing for Racing Club in the Argentine First Division, and has scored 11 goals in 30 appearances for their senior side, as well as netting 8 times for his national side at under-20 level. His appearances have attracted ...

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Diego Costa arrives in Madrid to complete his move to Atletico

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Chelsea have agreed to sell the Brazilian born Spain international to Los Colchoneros for £60 million, with an additional £7 million as add-ons. A group of fans greeted the attacker at the airport in Madrid. He will be registered as an Atletico  Madrid player in January after forcing his way out of Stamford Bridge. Despite the complications at the West ...

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Atletico Madrid submits final offer to Chelsea for Diego Costa

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Atletico de Madrid has sent Chelsea an improved offer in order to entice Chelsea to sell their prized, yet disgruntled striker Diego Costa, according to Marca. The last offer hovered around £48.5 million up front with other performance add-ons and the new one is £57 million including the bonus payments. The 28-year-old striker played with the ‘Colchoneros’ in between 2010 and ...

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Football’s Rising Stars – Yannick Ferreira Carrasco

Yannick Ferreira Carrasco moved to Monaco of the French league in 2010 from his native Belgium and became part of the principality outfit’s second team. Two years later he was playing for the club’s first team and made a name for himself with his skills on the wing. Carrasco’s performances saw Atletico Madrid sign him in the summer of 2015 ...

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Football’s Rising Stars – Luciano Vietto

Luciano Vieto is another hot and young prospect to emerge from Argentine football. He is currently making a name for himself in the Spanish top flight and is likely to be in contention for a spot in the Argentina national team for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Playing style Vietto is a well-rounded forward who is adept at dropping ...

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Four clubs who adopted kits of other clubs

Juventus When the Italian outfit began their football journey, they originally wore pink shirts but the colour could hardly bear the burden of repeated washing and would ultimately fade away. Juventus wanted a solution for the problem and asked one of their members, an Englishman named John Savage, to ask his contacts in England to supply shirts in colours that ...

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