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Arsenal in talks with free agent Yacine Brahimi

Arsenal are in talks to sign former Porto midfielder Yacine Brahimi who is a free agent after leaving the Portuguese club. The Algerian international, who can play either as an attacking midfielder or as a winger joined Porto in 2014 from La Liga side Granada, and went on to make 209 appearances for them, scoring 53 goals Last season was ...

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Liverpool eyeing next Van Dijk

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Liverpool are considering a move for Dutch teenager, Xavier Mbuyamba, who has been labelled the next Virgil van Dijk. The 17 year old is currently playing for MV Maastricht in the second tier of Dutch football, and his progress this season has been such that he has begun to attract attention from some of Europe’s biggest clubs, with Bayern Munich, ...

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Everton linked with another Brazilian

After acquiring Brazilians Richarlison and Bernard in the summer, Everton have been linked with another of their compatriots, Eder Militão, who currently plays for Porto. That is according to Brazilian publication UOL Sports who report that Everton scouts travelled to Portugal last Saturday to watch Militão play in Porto’s 2 – 0 win away to Vitória de Setúba, as well ...

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United close to deal for teenage right-back

The BBC report that Manchester United are close to completing their first transfer of the summer window by signing Porto right-back Diogo Dalot. The 19-year old has a release clause in his contract of £17.4 million, and although United have yet to activate it, the two clubs are in discussions, and it appears to be a matter of when the ...

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Portrait of an iconic manager – Sir Bobby Robson

Sir Bobby Robson is regarded amongst one of the best managers that England has produced. A forward in his playing days, Robson went on to manage in several major European countries, something that not many English managers are willing to try. And in doing so, he achieved success too. Robson started his playing career with Fulham in the old English ...

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