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Done Deal: Arsenal Confirm The Signing Of German International Bernd Leno

EPPAN, ITALY - JUNE 01: Bernd Leno looks on during a training session of the German national team at Sportanlage Rungg on day ten of the Southern Tyrol Training Camp on June 1, 2018 in Eppan, Italy. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of German international goalkeeper Bernd Leno from Bayer Leverkusen. The 26-year-old has become the latest arrival as the club begins the Unai Emery era, in a deal believed to be worth in the region of £19.2m. He’s a keeper ?#HeyLeno pic.twitter.com/iGDIhOt5Ah — Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) June 19, 2018 Leno made more than 300 appearances for …

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The Stats Behind £30m Man Moussa Sissoko’s Wretched Performance For Tottenham Vs. Leverkusen

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02: Moussa Sissoko of Tottenham Hotspur takes on Wendell of Bayer Leverkusen during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Tottenham Hotspur FC and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Wembley Stadium on November 2, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Tottenham’s hopes for progression to the knockout phase of the Champions League suffered a serious setback on Wednesday night. Their move to Wembley for the competition is not having the desired effect, and the 1-0 defeat to Bayer Leverksusen was their second in a row on (temporary) home soil. As such, while they remain in the hunt for qualification,they now …

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Tottenham Dealt Massive Injury Blow Ahead Of Leverkusen And Arsenal Matches

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 18: Toby Alderweireld of Tottenham Hotspur recives treatment from the Tottenham Hotspur medial staff during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland at White Hart Lane on September 18, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Tottenham’s plans for a massive week of fixtures have been disrupted through injury. Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino was hoping to have defender Toby Alderweireld on place for the Champions League match against Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday as well as Sunday’s north London derby against Arsenal, but reports in the Mirror and Telegraph on Monday suggest that he is almost certain …

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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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Champions League Round-Up: Dortmund Run Riot, Real Madrid Sneak Late Win

MADRID, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 14: Alvaro Morata of Real Madrid CF celebrates after winning the UEFA Champions League group stage match between Real Madrid CF and Sporting Clube de Portugal at Santiago Bernabeu stadium on September 14, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

The second half of the Matchweek 1 of the Champions League took place tonight, as the likes or Real Madrid, Juventus and Borussia Dortmund were all in action. The Group C fixture between Manchester City and Borussia Mönchengladbach finally took place having been rained off 24 hours earlier. A Sergio Aguero hat-tick ended the tie as a contest before Kelechi Iheanacho …

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Champions League Group Stage Draw: Dream Group For Leicester, While Pep Returns To Barça

NYON, SWITZERLAND - JUNE 24: The draw ball await during the UEFA Champions League Q2 qualifying round draw at the UEFA headquarters on June 24, 2013 in Nyon, Switzerland. (Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images)

The draw for the Champions League group stage took place in Monaco this evening, and has thrown up a number of very interesting match-ups. Premier League champions Leicester City were guaranteed a top seed entry, meaning they would avoid the heavy hitters but could still have potentially faced the likes of Atlético Madrid or Borussia Dortmund. As it turned out, …

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Dortmund Line Up Mkhitaryan Replacement As Manchester United Move Edges Closer

STUTTGART, GERMANY - APRIL 23: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Borussia Dortmund cheers after scoring his team's 3rd goal at Mercedes-Benz Arena on April 23, 2016 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Alexandre Simoes/Borussia Dortmund/Getty Images)

Borussia Dortmund are seemingly resigned to losing Henrikh Mkhitaryan to Manchester United, and have already begun the process of replacing him. According to a report in the Mirror this evening, the Bundesliga side are looking at Leverkusen forward Karim Bellarabi to fill the void that will soon be left by the Armenian playmaker. Although they have recently signed French prodigy …

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Man United, Liverpool & Tottenham All Handed Tough Europa League Ties in Last 16 Draw

The road to Basel became a little less populated on Thursday night as 32 teams became 16 in the 2015/16 Europa League. In terms of English interest, Liverpool, Tottenham and Manchester United all progressed – with varying levels of comfort – to the second knockout stage by beating Augsburg, Fiorentina and Midtjylland respectively. Their reward is a place in today’s …

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Bundesliga Review: Cruyff Turns, Goals And Despair On MD 12

Classy Cruyff turns, horrific injuries and wondrous goals were there for all to see in the twelfth round of fixtures in Germany’s Bundesliga, writes Callum Connolly.  Schalke took on much fancied Wolfsburg at the Veltins Arena, Bayern faced Hoffenheim at the top of the table, whilst Hannover battled Leverkusen with both sides vying for a place in Europe next season. Mainz’s inconsistent season …

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