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Dortmund reject Arsenal’s initial bid for Aubemayang

The Daily Mail have confirmed that Borussia Dortmund have turned down Arsenal’s opening bid for striker Pierre-Emerick Aubemayang. The Gunners apparently made a formal offer for the Gabon striker of £44 million, but Dortmund are said to want £53 million who has scored 141 goals for the club in 212 appearances since signing from French club Saint Etienne in 2013. ...

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Gunners close in on move for Aubameyang

According to The Guardian, Arsenal are closing in on a move for Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Representatives from Arsenal have held discussions with their Dortmund counterparts over a possible transfer, which have been described as productive, as they prepare for life after the departing Alexis Sanchez. Negotiations over a fee are still ongoing, but Arsenal may have to pay ...

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Borussia Dortmund wants Henrikh Mkhitaryan return

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Manchester United Henrikh Mkhitaryan is being linked with a move back to his former club Borussia Dortmund, as the Armenian international has fallen out of favour at Old Trafford. Mkhitaryan, who only signed for United in 2016, has scored 13 goals in 58 appearances for the club, including one of the goals which helped the Reds secure the Europa League ...

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Arsenal capture Borussia Dortmund scouting genius

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Arsenal have confirmed that they have successfully head-hunted Borussia Dortmund chief scout Sven Mislintat to become the club’s new head of recruitment starting in December, with the German club receiving around £1.75 million in compensation. Scouting and recruitment is one area where Arsenal has been seen to fall behind many of their rivals in recent years, with many key transfer ...

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Arsenal join Liverpool and Spurs in hunt for Dortmund teenager

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The Sun, The Express and several other outlets report that Arsenal and Real Madrid have joined Liverpool and Tottenham in their pursuit of talented Borussia Dortmund teenager Christian Pulisic. The 19 year-old American teenager has enjoyed a strong start to the season, and has helped propel Dortmund, under new manager Peter Bosz, to the top of the Bundesliga, providing several ...

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Portrait of an iconic manager – Udo Lattek

Udo Lattek is ranked amongst the greatest managers in world football, and for good reason. The German had a knack of winning trophies and he went on to collect 14 of them before retiring from football management. Lattek’s playing career wasn’t much to write about, but he achieved tremendous success as a manager. His first assignment was an assistant to ...

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Football’s Rising Stars – Ousmane Dembele

In the 2016 summer transfer window Borussia Dortmund acquired the services of Ousmane Dembele after signing him on a five-year contract from French club Rennes. The youngster was much in demand and was also linked with a move to the English Premier League giants Liverpool, but the Black and Yellows were able to take him away to Germany. And the ...

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5 Unexpected Summer Transfers of 2016

Joe Hart (Manchester City to Torino) Any managerial change leads to upheavals, but Joe Hart probably didn’t see the sudden change of fortune that was to come his way after the appointment of Pep Guardiola at the helm of Manchester City. The long-serving Citizens’ custodian and a crowd favourite became a pariah and it was quickly made clear to him ...

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Portrait of an iconic manager – Ottmar Hitzfeld

Ottmar Hitzfeld is regarded as one of the greatest managers in the history of Bayern Munich as well as the greatest to have graced the German football. And rightly so. The German began his playing career with Swiss outfit FC Basel in 1971 and went on to feature in 92 league games for the club, scoring 66 goals as a ...

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Football’s Rising Stars – Christian Pulisic

Christian Pulisic is the fourth youngest player to score in the Bundesliga history, and the youngest non-German to achieve the feat. He came on as a second half substitute on 30th January against Ingolstdt to become the eighth youngest debutante in the Bundesliga history. In March this year, he became the youngest ever player to represent the United States of ...

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