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Charlie Adam Aims A Dig At Liverpool New-Boy Xherdan Shaqiri

Charlie Adam has accused former Stoke City teammate Xherdan Shaqiri of going missing when times were tough during last season’s battle against relegation. Adam, appearing on TalkSport on Thursday morning, questioned the commitment of some of Stoke’s higher-profile players in their (ultimately unsuccessful) bid to stave off the drop and claimed that some of them, including Shaqiri, “got away with …

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Roma Defend Decision To Sell €75m Alisson Becker To Liverpool

ROME, ITALY - APRIL 10: Alisson Becker of AS Roma during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg between AS Roma and FC Barcelona at Stadio Olimpico on April 10, 2018 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Roma have explained their rationale for agreeing to sell goalkeeper Alisson Becker to Liverpool – and have insisted that it does not show a lack of ambition. The Brazilian international is all set to seal a £67m move to Anfield in the coming hours – a world-record fee for a player in his position – and, naturally, some Giallorossi fans …

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Liverpool Agree £10m Deal To Sell Goalkeeper Danny Ward [Report]

SWANSEA, WALES - MAY 01: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Danny Ward of Liverpool during a Premier League match between Swansea City and Liverpool at the Liberty Stadium on May 01, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

With one goalkeeper coming in at Liverpool on Thursday, another loos set to be on his way out. While Alisson Becker is seemingly hours away from completing a £67m transfer from Roma, the club are reportedly in talks to sell Danny Ward. The 25-year-old had been due to start in Liverpool’s friendly match against Blackburn Rovers on Thursday night, but …

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Where Do The Premier League Top Six Still Need To Strengthen?

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With just three weeks remaining until the close of the transfer window, Premier League clubs will soon begin rushing to get deals over the line. The shortened transfer window, coupled with the distraction of the World Cup, has meant that most clubs have not been able to be as active in the market as they would have liked – leaving …

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Oxlade-Chamberlain To Miss The Majority Of The Season Through Injury

Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is likely to miss the vast majority of the 2018-19 season and competitive game time before the end of the campaign would be a bonus. The midfielder sustained multiple ligament damage when attempting a tackle during the first half of the Champions League tie with AS Roma at Anfield in April. The 24-year-old underwent a …

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Signing Alisson Becker For €75m Is A Necessary Gamble For Liverpool

BERLIN, GERMANY - MARCH 27: Goalkeeper Alisson of Brazil looks on during the international friendly match between Germany and Brazil at Olympiastadion on March 27, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by TF-Images/Getty Images)

Liverpool look set to fix a long-standing problem – at considerable financial cost – with the impending arrival of Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson Becker. A €75m deal has been agreed between Liverpool and Roma for the 25-year-old’s services, with only personal terms and a medical keeping Alisson from becoming the most expensive goalkeeper of all time by some distance. A deal such as …

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Sky Sports Reveal Premier League Fixtures Exclusive To Irish Customers

Sky Sports have revealed a whole host of top-quality Premier League fixtures which will be shown exclusively to Irish customers.  Seven Saturday 3 pm kick-offs will be shown exclusively to those in the Republic of Ireland. They are as follows: Huddersfield v Chelsea Aug 11th Spurs v Fulham Aug 18th Arsenal v West Ham Aug 25th Burnley v Man Utd Sep 1st Newcastle v …

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Who Are The Most Expensive Goalkeepers Of All Time?

SOCHI, RUSSIA - JUNE 12: Alisson Becker of Brazil poses during the official FIFA World Cup 2018 portrait session at the Brazil Team Camp on June 12, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by David Ramos - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Liverpool look set to smash the world record fee for a goalkeeper, with a deal agreed for Roma stopper Alisson Becker. The Premier League side are set to pay around €75m for the Brazilian international’s services, with manager Jurgen Klopp deciding to bring an end to Loris Karius’ reign as Anfield number one. The deal, should it be completed will …

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Liverpool Agree World-Record Fee For Goalkeeper Alisson Becker

MANAOS, BRAZIL - SEPTEMBER 06: Alisson goalkeeper of Brazil looks on prior a match between Brazil and Colombia as part of FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifiers at Arena Amazonia Stadium on September 06, 2016 in Manaos, Brazil. (Photo by William Volcov/LatinContent/Getty Images)

Liverpool have come back to Roma with a higher offer in order to secure the services of goalkeeper Alisson Becker. The Premier League side have gone all in on the Brazilian international – and although their opening offer of £62m wasn’t high enough, they have come back with a higher offer that has matched Roma’s £66m valuation of the player. …

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Man City Bring Ireland U19 Defender Tyreke Wilson On Pre-Season Tour

Manchester City have named young Irish defender Tyreke Wilson in the squad for their upcoming pre-season tour of the United States. With a number of the regular first-teamers given time off following their World Cup exploits, Man City manager Pep Guardiola has chosen to bring a handful of the club’s youth prospects along for the tour – including 18-year-old left-back …

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The Five Biggest Challenges Facing Maurizio Sarri At Chelsea

COBHAM, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Maurizio Sarri of Chelsea with Carlo Cudicini and Jorginho during a training session at Chelsea Training Ground on July 14, 2018 in Cobham, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Maurizio Sarri is the latest name to take on the prestigious yet poisoned chalice that is the Chelsea managerial position. The former Napoli boss replaced compatriot Antonio Conte at the weekend, and wasted no time in recruiting his first signing by bringing midfielder Jorginho from Serie A along for the ride. However, despite the optimism that a new manager brings, …

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Arsene Wenger Regrets Staying At Arsenal For 22 Years

The former Arsenal manager gave an incredibly honest interview recently in which he spoke about his regrets during his tenure in charge of the Gunners. When the 22-year reign of the legendary Arsenal coach Wenger came to an end this year, the reaction from the fans was one that was a bit too heavy on relief, all things considered. Despite …

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Report: Chelsea Considering Resigning Cech Should Courtois Leave Club

Chelsea are reportedly interested in re-signing goalkeeper Petr Cech should Thibaut Courtois move to European Champions Real Madrid. Sky Sports are reporting that Chelsea are considering the Arsenal goalkeeper as one of a number of replacements for current number one Courtois should he decide to exit Stamford Bridge this summer. Chelsea are considering re-signing Petr Cech If they sell Thibaut …

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Manchester United Unveil New Home Kit Ahead Of The New Season

Manchester United have revealed their new home kit ahead of the 2018/19 season.  The new kit contains black stripes along the shoulders and the midriff which is a nod to the club’s founding. The stripes are described as a “train track graphic” and this is in reference to the club’s original name, Newton Heath (Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway) Cricket and …

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Manchester United Confirm Deal To Sell Daley Blind To Ajax

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 05: Daley Blind of Manchester United looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester United and Derby County at Old Trafford on January 5, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

Manchester United have confirmed that a deal is in place to sell Daley Blind back to Ajax. Speculation had been rife over the weekend that the versatile Dutch international was set to complete a return to the Eredivisie side, and Man United have now confirmed this to be the case. #MUFC has agreed terms with Ajax for the transfer of …

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Done Deal: West Ham Complete Club-Record £35m Felipe Anderson Signing

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 15: West Ham United's new signing Felipe Anderson poses for a portrait on July 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by West Ham United FC/West Ham United via Getty Images)

West Ham United have pushed their summer spending past the £80m mark with the club-record signing of Felipe Anderson. The Brazilian international, at one time a target of Manchester United, has finally arrived in the Premier League after completing a £35m (potentially rising to £42m) transfer from Lazio. We’ve got #ThatFelipeFeeling! pic.twitter.com/QbaxJI3ZP5 — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) July 15, 2018 The …

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