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Liverpool set for Coutinho windfall

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Philippe Coutinho’s loan move from Barcelona to Bayern Munich will give Liverpool an immediate and substantial financial windfall. The former Liverpool star is on the verge of swapping the Nou Camp for the Allianz Arena, with the German champions confirming that a deal had been agreed. Coutinho will join Bayern on loan with an option to buy, and Liverpool are ...

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Spurs linked with Coutinho move

Tottenham are in the lead to sign Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho on loan, after he was offered to clubs across Europe by Barcelona, who are keen to get the 27-year old off their books before the start of their season. Regarded as an expensive flop since his £142 million transfer to the Nou Camp from Liverpool in January 2018, Coutinho ...

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United identify Maguire alternative

Manchester United have identified Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti as an alternative in case they fail of their pursuit of Leicester City’s Harry Maguire. Maguire has been the number one transfer target for United throughout the transfer window, whilst the 26 year old has indicated to his club that he wants to move to Old Trafford. Leicester though have been playing ...

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Eriksen future remains undecided

The future of Christian Eriksen remains undecided. The 27 year old Danish playmaker, who has one year left on his current deal with Tottenham, has freely admitted that he is open to a new challenge, and Barcelona, Real Madrid and Juventus are all reported to be interested in signing him. And now Atlético Madrid, who have already signed Eriksen’s former ...

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Coutinho open to loan back to Liverpool

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Philippe Coutinho has signalled his approval to a proposed loan which will see him head back to his former club Liverpool on a two year loan deal. The 27-year old Brazilian has endured a torrid time at Barcelona since joining them in a £140 million move from Liverpool in January 2018, struggling for form and consistency on the pitch, and ...

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Eriksen may end up staying with Spurs

Christian Eriksen may have to settle for remaining at Tottenham next season, as the available alternatives appear to be dwindling. The 27-year old Danish playmaker sparked speculation about his future after the Champions League Final defeat to Liverpool by admitting that he was open to “try something new” , but he has since been frustrated in his attempts to realise ...

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Liverpool open to re-signing Coutinho

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Liverpool are open to the idea of re-signing Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho. The 27-year old moved from Anfield to Barcelona in a £142 million move in January 2018, but has had a torrid time in Spain, and, after a bright start, has found himself on the edges of the first team, and a regular target for fan abuse. Now he ...

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United enquire about Samuel Umtiti

Manchester United’s hunt for centre-back reinforcements goes on, and they have now turned their attention to Barcelona’s Samuel Umtiti. The 25 year old French international, who won the World Cup with his country last year, has previously been linked with United, and now they have reignited their interest in signing him. The player has stated that he does not want ...

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Barcelona enquiry about Lindelof

Barcelona have made enquiries to Manchester United about the availability of Swedish central defender, Victor Lindelof. The Catalans have been pursuing Ajax star Matthijs de Ligt, but, despite being favourites to sign him for months, they now look likely to miss out with the young Dutchman indicating that he wants to join Juventus instead. They are now casting about for ...

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Rashford wage demands raise eyebrows

Marcus Rashford wants £300,000 a week to stay at Old Trafford. His wage demands are causing consternation at Old Trafford who are desperate to tie down the England striker to a new deal as they face the prospect of losing both David de Gea and Paul Pogba this summer. However, United face themselves in a difficult position, having allowed Rashford’ ...

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