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Five Talking Points After Champions League Quarter-Final First Legs

TURIN, ITALY - APRIL 11: Paulo Dybala of Juventus celebrates with Miralem Pjanic, Mario Mandzukic and Alex Sandro of Juventus after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Juventus and FC Barcelona at Juventus Stadium on April 11, 2017 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

We are half ways through the four intriguing Champions League Quarter Final ties and as expected have produced plenty of talking points. Juventus, Monaco, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid all hold the advantage in their respective fixtures but will they hold their leads? It is a short turn around with the second legs to come next week. Let’s have a …

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Chelsea To Offer Misfit Striker To Everton As Part Of New Lukaku Bid [Report]

BANGKOK, THAILAND - MAY 30: Loic Remy #18 of Chelsea FC looks the ball during the international friendly match between Thailand All-Stars and Chelsea FC at Rajamangala Stadium on May 30, 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images)

Chelsea’s bid to re-sign Romelu Lukaku shows no sign of dying down. Having rejected the Blues’ first offer (believed to have been around £57m) for the Belgian international striker, Everton have told Chelsea that they will not budge from their asking price of £75m. However, according to the Mail this morning, the would-be buying club are seeking a compromise, and will …

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Done Deal: Newcastle Complete The Signing Of Atlético Madrid Defender

Newcastle sign Jesus Gamez

Newcastle United’s preparation for life in the Championship is continuing, as manager Rafa Benítez looks to promote the Magpies back to the Premier League at the first attempt. Further to the signings of Matz Sels, Dwight Gayle and Matt Ritchie, the club have today confirmed a deal to bring Atlético Madrid right back Jesús Gámez to St. James’ Park. CONFIRMED: Newcastle …

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Champions League Seedings Make For Grim Reading For Arsenal And Tottenham

MILAN, ITALY - MAY 28: Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid of Real Madrid lifts the Champions League trophy after the UEFA Champions League Final match between Real Madrid and Club Atletico de Madrid at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 28, 2016 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Real Madrid’s Champions League final victory means that they are confirmed in the top group of seeds for next year’s competition. UEFA’s recently revised rules for Champions League seeding mean that Zinedine Zidane’s side will go into the top seeds alongside the champions of the seven highest-ranked countries in terms of coefficients. This means that despite never having been in …

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Chelsea Star ‘Desperate To Quit The Club’ This Summer

Diego Costa

Incoming Chelsea boss Antonio Conte hasn’t even taken charge of the club yet but he already faces his first major battle. The lack of Champions League football at Stamford Bridge has meant that they face a fight to keep hold of their best players this summer, with the likes of Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard being linked with moves away. One …

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Mesut Özil Finally Tweets News Every Arsenal Fan Has Been Waiting For

Arsenal

Well, that’s quite the rebuttal… Reports circulating this morning had suggested that Arsenal star Mesut Özil was looking to quit the club if manager Arsène Wenger was to stay on beyond the end of this current season. A report that initially appeared in Spanish publication Don Balon –  but later spread to other outlets – alleged that Özil had become disillusioned with life under Wenger …

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