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Best And Worst Case Scenarios For English Clubs In The Champions League Draw

Champions League

The Champions League group stage draw takes place in Monaco on Thursday evening, and for the first time ever, five Premier League sides will be involved. Liverpool joined Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City and Europa League winners Manchester United in the draw by defeating Hoffenheim 6-3 on aggregate in the playoffs to end their three-year exile from the competition. With …

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FIFA Release 24-Man Shortlist For Best Player Of 2017

Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) celebrates with Real Madrid's Croatian midfielder Luka Modric (L) and Real Madrid's defender Sergio Ramos after scoring during the UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg football match Real Madrid CF vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, on May 2, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

It’s that time of year again when Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo battle against each other under the pretence of it being anything other than a two-horse race for the end of season awards. With France Football and FIFA ending their partnership last year there are now two awards to be won – the former’s traditional Ballon d’Or and the …

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Juventus Sign French Midfielder Blaise Matuidi For Bargain Price

Juventus have agreed a fee with PSG to sign French international midfielder Blaise Matuidi for £18.2M plus bonuses. According to Fabrizio Romano – a journalist for both Sky Sports and The Guardian – the 30-year old is set to join the Italian champions on a three-year deal in the coming days. Blaise Matuidi from PSG to #Juventus! Done deal, 3 …

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Premier League Preview Part Four: Can Rafa Benitez Work His Magic On Newcastle?

In the latest part of our series previewing the 2017/18 Premier League season, we assess the chances of Newcastle United, Southampton, Stoke City and Swansea. Can Rafa Benitez keep Newcastle in the Premier League this season? Can Stoke cope with the loss of Marko Arnautovic? Will Southampton stop selling all their best players to Liverpool? We try to answer these and more. …

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Five Potential Candidates To Replace Neymar At Barcelona

It’s official. Paris Saint-Germain have sent shockwaves through world football by smashing the world record fee for Brazilian superstar Neymar. The Catalan club’s support must be stunned that they have lost Neymar, who will wear the number 10 jersey in Paris and earn a reported £520,000-a-week. However, Barcelona have to move on swiftly and try to benefit from the massive …

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Arsenal’s Wojciech Szczesny Closing In On £10m Move To Serie A

Wojciech Szczesny of AS Roma/Arsenal during the Italian Cup semifinal match between Lazio and Roma at Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy on 1 March 2017. (Photo by Giuseppe Maffia/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is set to extend his stay in Italy permanently, albeit at a different club. The Polish international has spent the past two seasons on loan at AS Roma, but the Guardian are reporting on Monday that a £10m deal to bring him to Juventus is close to being fully agreed. Szczesny returned to Arsenal at the end …

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Dani Alves Is Set To Earn An Absolute Fortune At Paris Saint-Germain

Paris Saint Germain's (PSG) new Brazilian defender Dani Alves gives a press conference on July 12, 2017, in Paris.

Dani Alves has officially signed for Paris Saint-Germain, after rejecting the chance to join Pepe Guardiola at Manchester City. The Brazilian full-back has signed for last season’s runners-up on a two-year deal after spending one year in Serie A with Juventus. The 34-year-old seemed destined to work with Guardiola again in the Premier League with Man City, after their time …

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Chelsea To Begin Fresh Talks In Attempt To Sign Brazilian Defender

Chelsea are not giving up on their interest in Alex Sandro, with the club set to continue their approach for the Juventus player this Monday morning, as reported by The Telegraph. The full-back has been linked with the London club for much of the summer and Chelsea have shown their intent on nailing down a transfer for the Brazilian sooner rather …

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Dani Alves Bids Emotional Farewell To Juventus As Next Move Beckons

Dani Alves has officially bid farewell to Juventus, exactly one year on from signing with the Serie A giants.  At the time of his arrival, the Brazil international signed a two-year deal with the option of a third, but this will now, of course, be cut short. Alves announced the news via his official Instagram account on Tuesday. Me gustaría agradecer …

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Chelsea Set To Buy Two And Sell Two Before The End Of The Week

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 18: Antonio Conte of Chelsea celebrates victory during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Chelsea at Bet365 Stadium on March 18, 2017 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Chelsea’s transfer window is set to come roaring into life this week, with incomings and outgoings beginning in earnest. Two players are set to join Antonio Conte’s side this week for a combined £96m – with two more outgoings totalling £60m. Firstly, to the new arrivals. Strong reports on Morning morning stated that Juventus left-back Alex Sandro is on the …

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Chelsea Set To Break Own Transfer Record to Sign Alex Sandro

Chelsea are poised to sign Alex Sandro, making him the most expensive defender in the world.  As reported in The Times, the Brazilian defender is set to depart Juventus for a fee of £61 million. On Sunday night, Juventus made last ditch attempts to convince the wing back to remain in Turin but he appears intent on a move to …

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Juventus Reject Chelsea Bid For Defender Alex Sandro

BARCELONA, SPAIN - APRIL 19: Alex Sandro of Jventus in action during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between FC Barcelona and Juventus at Camp Nou on April 19, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Etsuo Hara/Getty Images)

Juventus general director Beppe Marotta has confirmed that the club have rejected a bid from Chelsea for Alex Sandro. Speaking to Corriere dello Sport, Marotta confirmed that the Serie A winners and Champions League finalists had received a “very good offer” from Chelsea, but had no intention of selling the Brazilian full-back: “Our desire is to not sell any of our …

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Man City Show Intent With Second Big Money Move Of The Summer

Pep Guardiola is showing he, and Manchester City as whole, mean business as they step up their preparations for the new Premier League season. The club have already made their second signing of the summer transfer window and have also had an outflow of players going the opposite direction. Pablo Zabaleta, Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna, Jesus Navas and Willy Caballero …

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