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Leicester Name Their Price For Chelsea Target Danny Drinkwater

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - JULY 07: Leicester's Danny Drinkwater during the Leicester City Training session at Belvoir Drive Training Complex on July 07 , 2017 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Plumb Images/Leicester City FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea could have a fight on their hands if they want to sign Leicester midfielder Danny Drinkwater, with the 2016 Premier League champions digging their heels in. Antonio Conte is determined to buy more players before the transfer window closes at the end of the month, and while the England international is a player that the Blues are seriously interested …

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Six Potential Replacements For Michael Carrick At Manchester United

SEVILLE, SPAIN - JANUARY 15: Toni Kroos of Real Madrid CF looks on during the La Liga match between Sevilla FC and Real Madrid CF at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on January 15, 2017 in Seville, Spain. (Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images)

Following Manchester United’s decision to award Marouane Fellaini with a contract extension, some fans will be fearing for the future of veteran Michael Carrick. The Englishman has been a key member of United’s squad over the years, and been particularly important this season. However, there has been little movement on a new contract for Carrick. Due to turn 36 this year, Jose …

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Four Players Jose Mourinho Could Sign To Rejuvenate Manchester United’s European Hopes

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Sunday’s 1-1 draw with West Ham meant that Manchester United are enduring their worst start to a league campaign since 1990/91, and despite tonight’s victory, it’s evident changes need to be made. Jose Mourinho has been hit with more FA charges for his ill-discipline more times than we care to recall, and his United team are currently languishing eight points …

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Chelsea V Leicester: Confirmed Lineups, Terry And Mahrez On The Bench

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 15: Danny Drinkwater of Leicester City and Pedro of Chelsea compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on May 15, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

After a fortnight off for the international break, the Premier League returns this afternoon, with the early game seeing Chelsea entertain Leicester. The very much not sacked Blues manager Antonio Conte confirmed in Friday’s press conference that captain John Terry was available again, but the 35-year-old has not yet been slotted into the manager’s experimental three-man defence. Team to face Leicester: Courtois; …

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Gary Neville Explains Why England Brought Jack Wilshere To Euro 2016 Ahead Of Danny Drinkwater

SAINT-ETIENNE, FRANCE - JUNE 20: Jack Wilshire of England and Peter Pekarik of Slovakia compete for the ball during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group B match between Slovakia and England at Stade Geoffroy-Guichard on June 20, 2016 in Saint-Etienne, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Among the more controversial calls from then-England manager Roy Hodgson for his Euro 2016 squad was the decision to select Jack Wilshere ahead of Danny Drinkwater. Wilshere barely played 100 minutes of football last season, while Drinkwater had just had the campaign of his life as he played a pivotal role in Leicester’s Premier League title win. Nonetheless, the Arsenal …

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Leicester Will Demand A Man United Player In Exchange For Danny Drinkwater [Report]

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 08: Daniel Drinkwater of Leicester City celebrates his injury time equaliser during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leicester City and Watford at The King Power Stadium on February 08, 2014 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Tim Keeton/Getty Images)

Against the overwhelming force of Manchester United on Saturday, Danny Drinkwater was one of the few Leicester players to emerge with any credit. The midfielder is clearly feeling the loss of N’Golo Kanté as much as his teammates, but the effort was there with Drinkwater yesterday if not the execution. Reports during the past week had linked the England international …

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Manchester United Linked With £30 Million Move For Former Old Trafford Trainee [Report]

Jose Mourinho is looking to bolster Manchester United’s midfield options. After forking out a world record £89 million to return Paul Pogba to Old Trafford, Jose Mourinho could be set to spend big on another player who left Manchester United for a nominal fee in 2012. Despite signing Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitarayan over the summer, rumours linking United with a move …

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Liverpool Join Race to Sign Highly-Rated Leicester City Midfielder

during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Liverpool at the Vitality Stadium on April 17, 2016 in Bournemouth, England.

Amid rumors Riyad Mahrez could be packing his bags for Arsenal, Premier League rivals Liverpool are interested in another of Leicester City’s midfielders, trying to pry Danny Drinkwater away from the King Power stadium. According to reports from the Daily Mail, the Merseyside club is willing to pay around £20 million for the sturdy midfielder, with Tottenham also interested in …

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England: Where Did It All Go Wrong This Time, Roy?


And so, as sure as night follows day, an FA inquest follows England’s early departure from a major tournament. England’s defeat at the hands of Iceland (yes, Iceland), is a low point in a series of lows. A top heavy FA will now decide where we go next. They may already have a man in mind but the customary inquest …

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