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Report: Liverpool Competing To Sign €30m Bundesliga Prospect

GELSENKIRCHEN, GERMANY - MARCH 18: Mahmoud Dahoud of Borussia Moenchengladbach is chased by Leon Goretzka of FC Schalke 04 during the Bundesliga match between FC Schalke 04 and Borussia Moenchengladbach at Veltins-Arena on March 18, 2016 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany (Photo by Christian Verheyen/Borussia Moenchengladbach via Getty Images)

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has clearly identified the midfield as an area that needs serious renovation this summer. Having already agreed a deal for Marko Grujić, allegedly already having spoken to Udinese’s Polish international Piotr Zieliński and been heavily linked to Bayern’s Mario Götze, the club are now looking at highly-rated Borussia Mönchengladbach midfielder Mahmoud Dahoud to bolster their ranks, according to the …

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FC Cologne Reveal Asking Price For Top Liverpool Target

Liverpool target Jonas Hector during the International Friendly match between Germany and England at Olympiastadion on March 26, 2016 in Berlin, Germany.

If Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp really is adamant that he wants as much transfer business as possible to be done by July 1st, the bulk of Liverpool’s activity will have to be carried out before the European Championships begins in early June. To he credit, two deals have already been wrapped up in the form of Marko Grujić and Joël Matip, and …

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Two Liverpool Stars Could Join Premier League Rivals This Summer According To The Guardian

HULL, ENGLAND - APRIL 28: Jake Livermore of Hull City takes on Joe Allen (L) and Jordon Ibe of Liverpool (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Liverpool at KC Stadium on April 28, 2015 in Hull, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

With so many players being linked with Liverpool already ahead of this summer, it was inevitable that rumours of departures would also surface. With Marko Grujić and Joël Matip already confirmed to be arriving at Anfield in the summer, and others including Polish international Piotr Zieliński, Köln left back Jonas Hector and Bayern star Mario Götze rumoured to also be on Jürgen Klopp’s summer …

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Liverpool Increasingly Confident Of Landing £20m German Star

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 27: Mario Goetze of Muenchen looks on before the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and FC Bayern Muenchen at Volkswagen Arena on February 27, 2016 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool revolution might become more star-studded if reports on Monday night/Tuesday morning are to be believed. The ever-reliable Paul Joyce of the Daily Express is reporting that the Anfield club are becoming ever more confident that Bayern Munich midfielder Mario Götze will arrive at the club in the summer, possibly for as low a fee as between £15-20million. The …

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Bayern Star On Liverpool’s Radar As Klopp Plans Summer Overhaul

PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - AUGUST 29: Mario Gotze of FC Bayern Munchen during a training session prior to the UEFA Super Cup match between FC Bayern Munchen and Chelsea at Stadion Eden on August 29, 2013 in Prague, Czech Republic.

Jürgen Klopp got his first taste of Wembley with Liverpool on Sunday, and is seemingly prepared to do the necessary to make sure it becomes a regular occurrence. Summer overhauls have become something of a tradition at Anfield recently – but with a manager in place that the fans would have over almost every one of the playing squad, this …

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Italian Paper Claims Arsenal Are Lining Up £86.6m Double Transfer Deal

We’ll be honest, we’re not really buying this one… Italian media outlet TuttoSport are reporting that Arsenal are set to launch two bids to sign Bayern Munich’s Mario Gotze and Schalke winger Julian Draxler. It seems Italian newspapers are writing what they like of late with Gazzetta Dello Sport reporting yesterday that Pedro to Manchester United was a done deal… …

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Ireland Draw Is A Result For Bargain Transfers

Following last night’s 1-1 draw, Sean Curtain looks through how much the accumulated cost of Germany’s squad compares to Ireland’s in terms of transfer fees. Ireland’s fantastic late equaliser proves money can’t buy you happiness, or wins for that matter. This writer knows what Irish fans were thinking as 100-cap hero John O’Shea wheeled away from the outstretched Manuel Neur deep into stoppage …

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Arsenal Midfielder Linked With Move To Bayern

Mesut Ozil could be on his way out of Arsenal as soon as January with fresh reports linking the German international with a move to Bayern Munich. The Bundesliga side are willing to pay about £30 million for Ozil’s services, according to the Daily Mail. Mesut Ozil has been at the centre of any scrutiny aimed towards the Gunners’ midfield this …

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Redemption in Rio – Germany’s Transformation Through Football

Germany are the most successful side ever at the World Cup. Der Nationalmannschaft has made more semi finals and finals than any other team in the history of the tournament. Germany’s now four World Cup triumphs bring them level with Italy and just one behind Brazil. Each of Germany’s previous three victories, 1954, 1974 and 1990 can be punctuated by …

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England – New Generation Of Talent Or Just Another Media Illusion?

With England having been eliminated from the World Cup, the fans, players’ and manager’s thoughts have now turned to the European Championships in 2016.Before the tournament started the English media were grounded; they had lower expectations than usual. Some believed that if the younger ‘exciting’ players were selected, and if the more experienced guys like Gerrard and Rooney stepped up …

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Do Germany Even Need A Striker To Win The World Cup?

After the stunning demolition of Portugal, the question remains; do the Germans even need an out and out striker? Think back to the European Championships of 2012. Spain managed to do brilliantly with no ‘recognized’ striker for much of the tournament, eventually going on to win. How things have changed. The Spanish have Diego Costa, after his decision to switch allegiances from …

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Thomas Muller & Deutschland Dominate

If there was ever a statement of intent from a team it was that. Germany has laid out the proverbial stall in a pretty impressive manner, defeating Portugal 4-0 in their World Cup opener. One could probably argue that the game was handed to them somewhat by a Portugal side, best characterised by the Kardashian family; not a lot of …

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Go Time for Germany’s Golden Generation

Maybe it was cynicism or maybe it was impatience on this writer’s part, but the seeming lack of World Cup ardour sweeping through the streets of Germany’s capital has disappeared. The usual excitement and buzz surrounding the national team and indeed football has finally permeated to Berliners. Without a doubt many Germans would take heart from the 5-1 dismantling of …

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Top Five Players Missing The World Cup Through Injury

With just three days to go until the biggest show on earth, we  look at the players that will be sorely missed at the World Cup. All of these players would have made their respective national squads had it not been for injury or questionable fitness crushing their World Cup dreams. Sidenote: Only one player from each nation can be …

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