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Done Deal: West Ham Complete Club-Record £35m Felipe Anderson Signing

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 15: West Ham United's new signing Felipe Anderson poses for a portrait on July 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by West Ham United FC/West Ham United via Getty Images)

West Ham United have pushed their summer spending past the £80m mark with the club-record signing of Felipe Anderson. The Brazilian international, at one time a target of Manchester United, has finally arrived in the Premier League after completing a £35m (potentially rising to £42m) transfer from Lazio. We’ve got #ThatFelipeFeeling! pic.twitter.com/QbaxJI3ZP5 — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) July 15, 2018 The …

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Europa League Group Stage Seedings Have Been Confirmed

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Arsenal and Everton will now have a reasonable idea of the standard they will face in Friday’s Europa League group stage draw. Ronald Koeman’s side came through a playoff against Hajduk Split on Thursday to join Arsenal in the draw, with only two English sides participating due to the extra Champions League place. In theory, Arsenal should get the easier …

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Looking Back On Football Italia As Roberto Baggio Turns 50

16 Sep 2000: Roberto Baggio of Brescia (left) and Alessandro Del Piero of Juventus (right) talk before the start of the match during his debut in the Coppa Italia first leg match between Brescia and Juventus played in Brescia. The Match finished a 0-0 draw. Mandatory Credit: Grazia Neri/ALLSPORT

Those of us growing up in the 1990s are lucky enough to remember the glory days of Football Italia on Channel 4 when Italy’s Serie A was probably even more popular than the Premier League is today. Watching host James Richardson browsing the Italian newspapers on the streets of Milan or Rome while enjoying his cappuccino as we delved into the …

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Chelsea Line Up Lazio Duo And Middlesbrough Prospect

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United battles for the ball with Adama Traore of Middlesbrough during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Middlesbrough at Old Trafford on December 31, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Chelsea are weighing up bids for Lazio duo Felipe Anderson and Stefan de Vrij as well as a shock move for Middlesbrough winger Adama Traore. Blues boss Antonio Conte is said to be interested in the Lazio pair and is familiar with them from his time as manager in the Serie A. The Express report that the Pensioners are preparing a £70 …

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Euro Round-Up: La Liga Rains Goals, Juventus Go Five Points Clear

MADRID, SPAIN - OCTOBER 15: Yannick Carrasco of Club Atletico de Madrid celebrates with Felipe Luis after scoring his 3rd goal during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Granada CF at Vicente Calderon Stadium on October 15, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Spain’s top clubs tightened the screw at the weekend, while Juventus opened an ominous gap in Serie A and Bayern Munich’s blip continued. To La Liga first, where Barcelona set the tone for the weekend by beating Deportivo La Coruña 4-0 at the Camp Nou on Saturday. A Rafinha double and Luis Suárez strike before half time ended the tie …

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Euro Round-Up: Barcelona Rampant But Real Madrid Slip Up Again

GIJON, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 24: Neymar of FC Barcelona celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the La Liga match between Real Sporting de Gijon and FC Barcelona at Estadio El Molinon on September 24, 2016 in Gijon, Spain. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Barcelona weren’t exactly feeling the absence of Lionel Messi on Saturday, as they bounced back from their midweek draw to destroy Sporting Gijon. With Messi missing, it was up to Suárez and Neymar to produce the goals for Luis Enrique’s side, and they duly obliged as one from the Uruguayan and two from the Brazilian, with strikes from Rafinha and …

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