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Manchester United’s Mystery Forward Target Uncovered

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal earlier this week claimed that a any mooted forward signing was ‘not the striker the media has written,’ and that we all must ‘wait and see.’ The wait may, however, now be at an end with the Mirror reporting that the United boss has been offered Juventus attacker Fernando Llorente. It’s also said that …

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Arsenal make €22m offer for Juventus Star [Sky Italia]

We’re not even sure Arsenal really need any more defenders but it seems Arsene Wenger is making absolutely sure he’s covered for next season. According to widespread reports in the Italian media, Arsenal have made a 22 million euro bid for Juventus defender Daniele Rugani. Rugani is a 20-year-old centre back who recently impressed for Italy’s Under-21 squad at the European …

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Serie A Clubs Are Spending Their Way Back To Prominence

The Italian financial revival continues apace with Thursday’s news that A.C. Milan have agreed to pay somewhere in the region of €30million for Sevilla’s Colombian striker Carlos Bacca. It’s a welcome return to the land of the chequebook for a club that spent just over half of that in total last summer. It is important, not least from a nostalgic …

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Striker Linked With Manchester United Move To Sign For Juve

Manchester United and Liverpool were both linked with the striker earlier this month but Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has now unofficially confirmed that Mario Mandzukic will be coming to his side. Speaking to Sky Sports Italia, Allegri said: “We’ve signed him because we wanted him. He’s a great player and I’m delighted about his arrival.” Juventus were dominant both in …

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Reports: Manchester City Will Need To Fork Out £155M For Juventus Prodigy

The words money, ludicrous and football go hand-in-hand in the build-up to most transfer windows these days. Today’s rumours are no different. Paul Pogba will cost Manchester City £155 million over five years, should he leave the Turin club.  The Daily Star are reporting that the combined signing-on fee, transfer fee as well as weekly wages would rise to £155 million, if Pogba transfer to the …

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Official Champions League Team Of The Season Is Quite A Squad To Behold

With all club football firmly wrapped up. UEFA have released their team of the season. Spoiler alert, it’s bloody good.  The team itself is chosen by UEFA Technical Observers, not sure what that means but apparently they’re qualified to make the call! Unsurprisingly there’s a strong Barcelona bias with 10 players making the squad. Juventus are well represented but surely …

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Manchester United Close In On Atletico Madrid Striker

Manchester United are close to doing a deal for the services of Atletico Madrid frontman Mario Mandzukic, reports suggest. According to The Sun, the Croatia international is United’s top target with Louis van Gaal’s forward options seemingly growing thin. Reports circling in recent days suggest that Robin van Persie is close to leaving for Champions League finalists Juventus for a fee …

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Juventus ‘Want’ Manchester United Striker As Tevez Replacement

Juventus are rumoured to be planning for life without experienced striker Carlos Tevez and are said to be pursuing Manchester United’s Robin van Persie.  According to the Daily Star, the Serie A champions ‘want Van Persie to replace him’. The tabloid also reports that Tevez ‘is expected’ to leave the double winners this summer and is a target for Paris …

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Man City Plan Move For £25m-Rated Leverkusen Man As Pogba Plan B

With a deal for Juventus’ Paul Pogba still in the balance, City are planning for the eventuality that he may not come to the Etihad and are plotting a move for Bayer Leverkusen man Lars Bender as a back-up plan, according to the Mirror. Although Pogba is quite rightly the favoured option at City, Bender could represent another positive addition. He is …

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VIDEO: Juventus Fans Take Over Turin Airport For Team’s Homecoming

Juventus have some of the most passionate fans in Europe and last night they showed just how crazy they are about their team by welcoming their heroes back at the airport. Claudio Marchisio uploaded this inspiring scene at Turin Airport after his side returned home from a 3-1 defeat to Barcelona in the Champions League final last night. Unfortunately they …

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Five Sub-Plots To The Barcelona vs Juventus Champions League Final

Barcelona and Juventus compete tonight for Europe’s biggest club trophy at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin. With both sides vying to complete a perfect season both domestically and in Europe, we give you five sub-plots to tonight’s game, which may just add an extra spice or an added incentive to the encounter. _____ 5. Buffon’s Missing Trophy Gianliuigi Buffon will always go down as …

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Xavi AND Pirlo Set To Say Farewell to European Football

Two world-class midfield maestros are set to bow out of European club football on Saturday night in Berlin. Xavi, of Barcelona and Andrea Pirlo, of Juventus are set to embark on new footballing adventures after Saturday’s Champions League Final.  It has been reported today in the Spanish Daily As that Andrea Pirlo has accepted an offer to join new MLS franchise, New York …

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VIDEO: Barcelona Fans’ Planned Mosaic For The Champions League Final

Barcelona fans just can’t get enough of those pre-match mosaics. Even though they’re not playing at home and won’t be able to make a full stadium encompassing mosaic, Barca will show their colours in a fantastic looking display, which takes the club’s motto – Més que un club – from the Nou Camp to the Olympic Stadium in Berlin. This year’s final is …

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Chelsea Offered Peanuts From Juventus For Midfield Maestro

Chelsea have been offered an extraordinarily low sum for their midfielder Oscar by the Italian champions Juventus.  Although Oscar hasn’t had a nailed-on place in this Chelsea squad every week this term, it is difficult to see Juve signing the Brazilian for the £9 million transfer fee the Mirror are reporting. Oscar has played 41 games – in all competitions – for the Blues this season, is …

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Arsenal Set To Sign Juventus Talisman Arturo Vidal

Arturo Vidal is one of Europe’s most revered midfield talents at present and if rumours circulating today are to be believed, then the Chilean may be about to link up with his fellow countryman Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal next season. Journalist with Directv, Hernán Feler has made an unequivocal statement via Twitter that Vidal will move to north-London from Juventus following this …

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