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Higuain Signs For AC Milan As Bonucci Returns To Juventus

Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain on Thursday moved to AC Milan in a three-player swap deal between the seven-time European champions and Juventus that will see Leonardo Bonucci return to Turin after just a season away. Milan signed 30-year-old Higuain on a one-year loan deal worth a reported 18 million euros ($21 million) that gives them the option to buy the …

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Watch: AC Milan Goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma Reduced To Tears By Jeering Ultras

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The relationship between AC Milan ultras and goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma has hit an all-time low with the supporters making their feelings towards the teenager perfectly clear. While Donnarumma reportedly remains in a contract dispute with his club, the more fanatic elements of Milan’s fanbase unfurled a massive banner during the Rossoneri’s Coppa Italia clash with Verona at the San Siro …

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5 Potential Replacements For John Terry Should He Leave Chelsea

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 17: Marquinhos of Brazil celebrates scoring the 4th goal during the Men's Semifinal Football match at Maracana Stadium on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Last season, John Terry was widely expected to leave Chelsea after a new contact failed to be trashed out. However, the Stamford Bridge legend decided to play on for another season, only for his game time to be gradually restricted due to poor form. Although it has been reported that Terry will not leave Chelsea in January, Antonio Conte will surely be …

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Real Madrid And Barcelona Dominate UEFA’s 2016 Team Of The Year

BARCELONA, SPAIN - DECEMBER 03: Lionel Messi (C) of Barcelona competes for the ball against Luka Modric (L) and Mateo Kovacic (R) of Real Madrid during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid CF at Camp Nou on December 3, 2016 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

UEFA have officially announced the results of their Team of the Year poll for 2016. Fans were asked to vote for their best elevens from the twelve months just gone, the overall result of which UEFA have now made public. As expected, Champions League winners Real Madrid have the most players included in the lineup, with four of Zinedine Zidane’s …

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Opinion: Do Manchester City Need Another Centre-Back In January?

BURNLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City is seen prior to the Premier League match between Burnley and Manchester City at Turf Moor on November 26, 2016 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Every season, Manchester City invest in a new centre-half, without ever seemingly strengthening their defence. After the 3-1 home loss to Chelsea, the cheque book could well come out again in January. The Chelsea defeat was somewhat flattering to the visitors, considering Kevin De Bruyne missed an open goal in the second half to put City 2-0 ahead. However, it …

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Manchester City Claim £50m-Rated Juventus Defender Wanted To Join Them

TURIN, ITALY - OCTOBER 06: Leonardo Bonucci of Italy in action during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Italy and Spain at Juventus Stadium on October 6, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

According to the Italian newspaper, Corriere dello Sport, the Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci contacted the sporting director of Manchester City to declare his wish to move to the club. In an interview with Radio Catalonia, Ferran Soriano, the chief executive officer of Manchester City, mentioned how Bonucci had called him to say he was interested in moving to City for …

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Antonio Conte Willing To Part With Eden Hazard To Fund Arrival Of Key Target [Report]

Chelsea supporters: don’t read this while eating your cornflakes, but a report in one of Monday morning’s newspapers has claimed that manager Antonio Conte is willing to allow Belgian playmaker Eden Hazard leave Stamford Bridge in order to secure his number one transfer target. As reported on Saturday, media outlets published mixed updates on whether or not the Blues are closing in on signing …

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Chelsea Set Spend £148 Million On Two Players In First Phase Of Antonio Conte’s Rebuild [The Telegraph]

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Antonio Conte and Roman Abramovich are beginning the process of rebuilding the Chelsea squad. Although the Pensioners may only be five points from the top of the Premier League table, few would argue that this is a vintage Chelsea team. Following last season’s disappointment, Antonio Conte has been given the job of rebuilding the Chelsea and turning them into a force that …

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Manchester United Lay Down Transfer Warning To José Mourinho [ESPN]

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Manager of Manchester United, Jose Mourinho watches on during The FA Community Shield match between Leicester City and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on August 7, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Having spent almost £150m this summer, Manchester United’s transfer expenditure is second only to their rivals City in the transfer window. The free transfer signing of Zlatan Ibrahimovic aside, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Eric Bailly were recruited at almost £30m each, while the club recently broke the world transfer record to re-sign Paul Pogba from Juventus. According to ESPN’s Miguel Delaney, that …

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Manchester City Closing In On £50m England International

MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - JULY 26: John Stones during the pre-season friendly match between MK Dons and Everton at Stadium mk on July 26, 2016 in Barnsley, England. (Photo by Tony McArdle/Everton FC via Getty Images)

Manchester City have made significant progress in their pursuit of John Stones, according to reports today. Virtually every back page this morning is carrying the same story, that Stone is set to become the most expensive English player ever in the coming days when he completes his move from Everton. The BBC have reported that while no deal is yet …

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Manchester United Join The Chase For Manchester City Target [Report]

Manchester City have been busy preparing for life under Pep Guardiola as they aim to bring in targets they hope will help them achieve the club’s long-term goal of success in the Champions League. One player tipped to make a move to the Etihad is Juventus and Italy defender Leonardo Bonucci in a deal reported to be about £50 million. Reports on Thursday, however, …

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