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Lyon join chase for Laurent Koscielny

Lyon are the latest club to be linked with a move for Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that the Ligue 1 side are said to have offered a two year deal for the 33-year old Frenchman, who has one year left on his current deal at The Emirates, and is said to ...

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Maguire likely to choose City over United

While Manchester United have enquired about the availability of Leicester City’s Harry Maguire, they believe he is more likely to favour a move to their neighbours and bitter rivals Manchester City. The domestic treble winners are in the market for two centre-halves this summer, after Vincent Kompany announced his decision to quit the club and join Belgian side Anderlecht in ...

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Liverpool interested in Lille winger

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Liverpool are amongst a string of clubs interested in signing Lille winger Nicolas Pépé. The 22 year old is much in demand across Europe, after scoring 21 goals in 36 appearances for Lille last season, helping his side to a second place finish in Ligue 1. Born in France to Ivorian parents, Pépé made his debut for the Ivory Coast ...

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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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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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Benitez linked with PSG and Marseille

Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez has been linked with a move to both PSG and Marseille in the summer. The 59-year old has yet to sign a new contract with the Magpies, with talks over a new deal having stalled in recent weeks, with Benitez looking for assurances about the club’s ambitions and willingness to back him in the transfer market. ...

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Arsenal identify new Technical Director candidate

Arsenal have identified the new man they want to take over as Technical Director. The Gunners have been searching for somebody to assume the vacant role for months, and thought they had lined-up Monchi to take up the position. However, the former Roma man snubbed them for a return to his former club Sevilla, whilst the next man on their ...

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Sala transfer saga takes violent twist

The bitter fall-out of the abortive transfer of Emiliano Sala has taken a fresh and nasty twist. With much of the spotlight since Sala, who died en route to Cardiff from Nantes in a small single engine plane chartered by one of the agents involved in the deal, much of the attention has shifted to the rule that the agent ...

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Everton linked with PSG right-back

Everton have been linked with a summer move for PSG right-back Thomas Meunier. That is according to The Sun who reports that the Belgian international could be open for a move to Goodison Park if it offers him the opportunity to play first-team football more regularly. Meunier finds himself competing for a spot with Brazilian veteran Dani Alves in Paris, ...

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PSG ready to join Hudson-Odoi chase

Paris St. Germain are ready to join Bayern Munich in their pursuit of Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi. Bayern tried to capture the 18-year old in January with a series of offers, and Hudson-Odoi even handed in a transfer request to try to force a move to the Bundesliga side. However, Chelsea turned down the offers and told him to stay, ...

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