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Manchester City Agree £4m Deal For La Liga Goalkeeper

MADRID, SPAIN - DECEMBER 30: Geronimo Rulli of Real Sociedad reacts during the Real Madrid CF vs Real Sociedad as part of the Liga BBVA 2015-2016 at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on December 30, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Power Sport Images/Getty Images)

Argentine goalkeeper Gerónimo Rulli is set to become Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola’s latest summer signing, the Guardian have confirmed this evening. The highly-rated young player will complete a £4m move to the Premier League side in the coming days, before immediately being loaned out to Real Sociedad for the season. Rulli has already spent the last two years in Spain, having …

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Chelsea and Arsenal Lead The Race To Sign In-Demand Leicester Star After Barcelona Pull Out [Report]


Since Leicester City won last season’s Premier League title, teams from around Europe have been laying siege to the King Power Stadium, eager to coax away the heroes of the newly minted champions. The summer transfer window has seen Jamie Vardy rebuff the approaches of Arsenal, while N’Golo Kante has been tempted south to London and the riches of Chelsea. …

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Manchester United: The Fate Of Five Superstars That Fell Out With Fergie

Sir Alex Ferguson was, and perhaps still is, the don of Manchester United. In the 26 seasons that he ruled the United dressing room, he amassed an incredible 38 major trophies. Feared, fanatic, tempermental, genius – Ferguson demanded 100% commitment and total obedience. Trusting in him delivered silverware. Question him and it was bleak future faced at United. While many …

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Leicester City Make Enquiry For French International Defender [Report]

PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 10: Adil Rami of France controls the ball under pressure of Florin Andone of Romania during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group A match between France and Romania at Stade de France on June 10, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

English champions Leicester City have made a formal enquiry to sign Sevilla centre-back Adil Rami this summer according to The Sun. Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri has set his sights on signing a new central defender with Robert Huth and Wes Morgan likely to find things hard due to the high intensity of Champions League football, and it’s believed Ranieri has …

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Pics: Barcelona And Real Madrid Both Release Purple Away Kits

Clásico rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid both released their away kits today, and both are of a similar colour. The two Spanish giants have released a purple way kit for the new season – which may or may not be a tribute to legendary singer Prince, we’re not entirely sure. Barcelona’s kit is immediately noticeable for the choice of socks …

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Real Madrid’s Ronaldo Earned An Astonishing Amount Of Money Last Year

PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 10: Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal reacts during the UEFA EURO 2016 Final match between Portugal and France at Stade de France on July 10, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Cristiano Ronaldo is the world’s highest paid sportsperson, according to Forbes. Ronaldo reportedly earned $88 million last year, with $55 million of that coming from wages and the remainder being provided by sponsorship deals. Ronaldo is the fourth highest earning celebrity on the entire planet and is joined by Lionel Messi as the only two sportspeople in the top ten. Messi …

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Done Deal: Barcelona Confirm Second French International Signing In 24 Hours

Having just yesterday confirmed the signing of central defender Samuel Umtiti, Barcelona have today announced that they have signed his international teammate Lucas Digne. The deal to bring the 22-year-old to the Camp Nou is worth €16.5m, with the potential for another €4m in add-ons, and the the Catalan giants have confirmed that the left back’s release clause has been set …

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Spanish Club Want To Take Manchester United Star Juan Mata On Loan

Juan Mata

Spanish outfit Villareal want to take Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata on loan, according to Express via Super Deporte. Jose Mourinho’s arrival at Old Trafford has sent rumours into a frenzy that the Spaniard will be departing, and Everton manager Ronald Koeman has reportedly expressed an interest in bringing Mata to Goodison Park in a £20m deal. However, the Spanish news …

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Real Madrid Switch Transfer Focus From Pogba To His France Teammate

N'Golo Kante

Real Madrid have given up their pursuit of Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba and will instead look to sign his international teammate N’Golo Kante from Leicester City this summer, according to ABC (via 90min.com) The midfielder arrived at Leicester City shortly after the appointment of Claudio Ranieri last summer, in a remarkable £5.6 million deal from Caen. Frenchman Kante earned widespread praise for …

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Arsenal And Chelsea Have Chinese Competition For N’Golo Kante

Ngolo Kante

Chinese club Shanghai SIPG have offered Leicester City £35m for N’Golo Kante, who has starred for France during this summer’s European Championships, according to the Mirror. Kante, 25, has been subjected to much interest from Arsenal, Chelsea and Real Madrid but Sven Goran Eriksson’s side seem determined to sign one of the finest performers in England last season. Leicester are …

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Arsenal Join The Race For Unwanted Barcelona Star [Report]

BARCELONA, SPAIN - JANUARY 06: Arda Turan of FC Barcelona looks on during the Copa del Rey Round of 16 first leg match between FC Barcelona and RCD Espanyol at Camp Nou on January 6, 2016 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Arda Turan’s dream move to Barcelona has not exactly gone to plan, and Arsenal are one of a number of clubs reportedly keen on giving him a way out of the Camp Nou. The main story of Spanish publication Sport today claims that the Premier League side have joined Borussia Dortmund and Fenerbahce in the race for his signature. In …

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Arsenal Linked With Atlético Madrid Defender By Sky Sports

Atlético Madrid’s 20 year old centre back Lucas Hernández is a transfer target for Arsenal this summer, according to Sky Sports with the transfer rumour considered one of their hottest whispers. Lucas has come through the youth ranks at Atletico and endured a breakout season this past year, having featured heavily for Diego Simeone’s side in the second half of …

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Messi Linked With Chelsea Move After His Dad Meets With Abramovich [Report]

Argentina and Barcelona star Lionel Messi has been linked with a sensational move to Chelsea. The Sun reports that Roman Abramovich has met with Lionel Messi’s father and agent, Jorge, aboard the Chelsea owner’s personal yacht, fuelling speculation the five-time Fifa Ballon d’Or winner may be moving to Stamford Bridge next season. Chelsea linked with £100m move for Messi https://t.co/R6ErGdytTj — …

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Chelsea £40m Offer For Portugal Star Is Rejected [Report]

LISBON, PORTUGAL - JUNE 8: Portugal midfielder Andre Gomes in action during the International Friendly match between Portugal and Estonia at Estadio da Luz on June 8, 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal. (Photo by Gualter Fatia/Getty Images)

Chelsea are being frustrated in their efforts to recruit a new central midfielder ahead of the new season. Having seen a number of bids for Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan rejected, Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has reportedly turned his attention to Portugal and Valencia star André Gomes. The Mirror’s Ed Malyon is today reporting that the Blues have in fact already submitted …

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