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European Football: 6 Players Who Could Win The 2016 Golden Boy Award

SHANGHAI, CHINA - JULY 22: Daley Blind of Manchester United competes for the ball with Ousmane Dembele of Borussia Dortmund during the International Champions Cup match between Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund at Shanghai Stadium on July 22, 2016 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

With the new season rapidly approaching, we preview six young players who could win the European Golden Boy award come December. Ousmane Dembélé (Borussia Dortmund) Dembele is just one of Dortmund’s eight new signings, but could potentially be the most important in the years to come. The young French attacking midfield is capable of playing on either flank or even in …

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Ronald Koeman Believes Young Defender Is A “Big Talent” For Everton

Everton

Everton manager Ronald Koeman has told the club’s official TV channel that he believes 19-year-old defender Mason Holgate is a talent furnished with confidence and ability. Holgate joined from Barnsley in August last year for €500,000, signing a five-year deal with the Toffees who beat a number of interested Premier League clubs. He was a regular in the club’s Under-21 side and …

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Luis Suarez Looking Forward To Liverpool Return With Barcelona

Liverpool

Luis Suarez has told the official Liverpool website that this weekend’s International Champions Cup {ICC} game between his current side Barcelona and former employers Liverpool, is a moment and an occasion he will savour. Suarez will face the team he brought to the brink of Premier League glory in front of a capacity crowd at Wembley. Suarez endured a frustrating summer with …

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Pogba Pokes Fun At Rumoured Manchester United Medical On Instagram

Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba hasn’t let the ongoing speculation regarding his move to Manchester United cloud his sense of humour, using the social platform Instagram to poke fun at recent media reports. The French international seemed set to join United on Thursday, but those rumours were squashed when his agent Mino Raiola tweeted that no deal between the clubs was …

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Twitter: Mino Raiola Once Again Puts The Paul Pogba Transfer On Ice

Manchester United

The internet and most notably the Twittersphere was set alight on Thursday, as news started to trickle through that Paul Pogba’s move to Manchester United was nothing short of a done deal. Well, apparently it isn’t. Last Thursday, when a move for the Juventus midfielder looked promising, Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola tweeted that no deal was in place and that …

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Premier League Considering Winter Break With Talks Currently Ongoing

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Heavy snow falls the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Stoke City at Goodison Park on December 26, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Premier League Executive Chairman Richard Scudamore and the Football Association are currently considering a winter break for the top-flight league, with talks on the subject ongoing. The news comes in light of recent comments made by the newly-appointed England manager Sam Allardyce, who called for a mid-season break during his first press conference as coach. Big Sam believes the lack of a …

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Manchester City Are In Advanced Talks With Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Manchester City are in advanced talks with Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang over a sensational move to the Etihad, according to the Daily Express. The Gabon international was simply outstanding for Borussia Dortmund, thriving as the forward in a 4-2-3-1 with the German club. Aubameyang scored 39 goals in all competitions as Die Borussen fell short of Bayern again in the …

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Opinion: The First Overseas Premier League Fixture Is Only Years Away

As clubs prepare for the new season with meaningless exhibitions in exotic locations, it is time to explore the idea of the Premier League playing its first league fixtures overseas. The United States leads the way when it comes to sports rights and marketing. Having grown their major sports fully at home, they have aggressively targeted the international market, with Tokyo the …

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Jose Mourinho Set To Move For £22 Million Brazilian Defender [Report]

Wigan Athletic v Manchester United - Pre Season Friendly

Despite the ongoing transfer speculation surrounding Paul Pogba’s move to Manchester United, manager Jose Mourinho is still looking to bolster his backline and Monaco right-back Fabinho is on his radar. Fresh from the Twitter account of Italian journalist Emanuele Giulianelli (via The Daily Star), Fabinho could leave the French outfit during the current transfer window and make the surprise move to Old …

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Arsenal Chief Executive Explains Summer Transfer Strategy

It has been a trying few months for Arsenal fans. What began as an encouraging Summer saw the club sign Granit Xhaka for £33 million. However just one signing has followed, that of Takuma Asano for an undisclosed fee. This means that, as we near the end of July, just five Premier League teams have made fewer signings than Arsenal. The …

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Gonzalo Higuain Open To Arsenal Move [Report]

The Gonzalo Higuain saga looks set to continue and after the Napoli president, De Laurentiis, effectively signalled that Arsenal had a free run at signing the player. Reports are today emerging that the player himself is open to a move to the Emirates. Following confirmation on Radio Kiss Kiss Napoli (via Football Italia by De Laurentiis) that Higuain will not join …

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Schalke Star’s Valuation Delaying Move To Manchester City

Man City

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has confirmed the Premier League side are having trouble bringing Schalke midfielder Leroy Sane to the Etihad due to a dispute over the player’s valuation. The German international has been linked with Pep’s side over the past number of weeks, with the Spanish manager confirming (via The Independent) that both clubs have spoken but no deal is in place. …

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Bayern Munich Join Race To Sign €50 Million Manchester City Target

LILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 11: Leroy Sane of Germany looks on during a Germany training session at Stade Pierre-Mauray ahead of their opening UEFA EURO 2016 match against Ukraine, on June 12, 2016 in Lille, France. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images,)

Bundesliga side Bayern Munich have entered the race to sign Schalke 04 midfielder Leroy Sane despite the 20-year-old German international being heavily linked with a move to Manchester City. According to a report from ESPN FC, Sane’s father revealed that the German outfit and Champions League winners Real Madrid are keen to sign the winger before the transfer window closes. “Real …

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Arsenal Preparing Improved £2.5 Million Bid For Bolton Youngster [Report]

Arsenal, unquestionably, need a new centre back to partner the irreplaceable Laurent Koscielny, and fans are anxiously waiting to see how this particular search develops as Gazzetta World reports that Kostas Manolas is going to cost the Gunners as much as €45 million. In typical Arsene Wenger fashion, the Frenchman currently seems more focused on attracting youth players with Bolton’s Rob Holding reportedly the new desired talent. …

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Profiling Axel Tuanzebe: Manchester United’s Next Academy Superstar

United

There is another youth product stirring up quiet whisperings of his potential at Manchester United, and this time, it’s Axel Tuanzebe. Get to know the player with a very bright future in the Premier League. ________ 18-year-old Axel Tuanzebe is amongst the brightest talents from Manchester United’s famed academy, and if you listen to Jose Mourinho, the club have an …

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