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Manchester City Win Race For Supposed Arsenal and Liverpool Target

After a number of rocky years, bouncing from club to club, Nolito has turned it around in impressive style.  His goals for Celta Vigo earned him a place in Spain’s starting line-up for the European Championships and, a number of big name suitors. BBC Sport’s Simon Stone has revealed that: “City will meet an 18m euros (£13.8m) release clause in …

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Manchester City Submit Bid For 19-Year-Old Brazilian Striker [Report]

BEIJING, CHINA - JULY 18: Head coach Pep Guardiola of FC Bayern Muenchen looks on during the international friendly match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Valencia FC during the Audi Football Summit Beijing 2015 at National Stadium on July 18, 2015 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

New Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has reportedly bid £16.7m to land Palmeiras striker Gabriel Jesus ahead of interested parties Manchester United and Bayern Munich, according to The Sun. Billed as ‘one of Brazil’s hottest properties’ by the red-top, Jesus has been tracked by a number of clubs around Europe, with Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain and Real …

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Proposed Manchester United Signing Wants ‘Revenge’ On Pep Guardiola

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - JUNE 17: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Sweden in action during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E match between Italy and Sweden at Stadium Municipal on June 17, 2016 in Toulouse, France. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Of all of the factors motivating Zlatan Ibrahimović’s impending move to Manchester United, the chance to get one over on new Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola certainly appears to be a strong draw. The pair briefly worked together at Barcelona, but their falling-out was as public as it was explosive, and the player joined AC Milan after just one season in La …

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Manchester United Legend Says Club Were Not Thrilled With Mourinho Arrival

In a fascinating article published by Squawka, former Manchester United midfielder Owen Hargreaves has spoken out about Manchester United’s decision to appoint Jose Mourinho as the new boss at Old Trafford. There has been much speculation over how Mourinho , the former manager of one of United’s great rivals Chelsea, would fare partnering up with the Red Devils and this report …

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Premier League Rivals Reportedly Considering A Move For Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin

Arsenal right-back Hector Bellerin has been scouted by Manchester City at the request of incoming boss Pep Guardiola, that’s according to the Manchester Evening News. MEN’s James Robson reports: “City have not pressed ahead with a formal approach for the Spaniard – but Guardiola has identified the need to refresh in that department.” One of Guardiola’s first signings when he …

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Pep Guardiola And Manchester City Dealt Transfer Blow

New Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola’s search for defensive reinforcements looks set to continue after missing out on key target, Aymeric Laporte. The Frenchman signed a new four-year deal on Monday evening and will remain with Athletic Bilbao. Athletic released a statement on Monday evening quashing the transfer rumours, and confirming Laporte was staying with the La Liga club. The …

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European Reunion: Premier League Well Represented At The Euros

As the 2016 European Championships kick off in France this weekend, England will be hoping they don’t make a swift exit from this particular european union and remain beyond June 23. The English Premier League (EPL) is contributing more players to this summer’s tournament than any other league. And the rebranded English Football League (EFL) will proudly provide just as …

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Pep Interested In Dortmund Striker But No Approach Has Been Made

Manchester City are keen on Borussia Dortmund ace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang but there have been no official talks between the clubs, according to the Bundesliga side. A report in Wednesday’s Sun quoted Sky Sports Italia journalist, Gianluca Di Marzio, as saying that talks between City and Dortmund about the player’s future were at an ‘advanced’ stage. .@MCFC is getting close to #Aubameyang of @BVB: …

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Pep Guardiola’s First Manchester City Signing To Be Confirmed Within 24 Hours [Report]

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 20: Ilkay Guendogan of Dortmund looks on prior to the DFB Cup semi final match between Hertha BSC Berlin and Borussia Dortmund at Olympia Stadium on April 20, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty Images)

With Granit Xhaka and Loris Karius due to be confirmed as new signings of Arsenal and Liverpool respectively this week, another player is set to swap Germany for England as Manchester City close in on their first signing of the summer. According to a report in Bild today, Borussia Dortmund’s İlkay Gündoğan is to become Pep Guardiola’s first official signing as the …

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Liverpool Dealt Major Blow In Their Pursuit Of Mario Götze

MUNICH, GERMANY - MAY 14: Mario Goetze of Muenchen looks on during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Hannover 96 at Allianz Arena on May 14, 2016 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Getty Images)

Liverpool fans’ hopes of World Cup winner Mario Götze linking up with former boss Jürgen Klopp appear to have been dashed, by the player himself. The pair enjoyed a successful period together at Borussia Dortmund, with speculation rife that they would link up again at Liverpool. Speaking to Bild (as reported in World Soccer) Götze said: “I look forward to …

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