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Diego Costa Set To Go To Extreme Lengths To Force Chelsea Exit

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 27: Chelsea's Diego Costa celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the Emirates FA Cup Final match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on May 27, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Rob Newell - CameraSport via Getty Images)

Diego Costa will hand in a formal transfer request to Chelsea as he looks to resolve his future before the end of the transfer window. Costa struck 20 goals last season as he spearheaded Chelsea’s surge to a fifth Premier League crown, but was made aware in January that he was not part of Antonio Conte’s plans for the forthcoming campaign. …

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Jose Mourinho Has Finally Confirmed Anthony Martial’s Future

MARTIAL MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 19: Anthony Martial of Manchester United is substituted by Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford on August 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Despite his prodigious talent and stunning first season, Jose Mourinho has never quite been Anthony Martial’s biggest fan since he took over at Manchester United. Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata, Marcus Rashford and Henrikh Mkhitaryan were all above the Frenchman in the pecking order last term and he started just 18 games in the Premier League. In those matches, he notched …

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Here Are Liverpool & Celtic’s Potential Champions League Play-Off Opponents

After Wednesday night’s Champions League third qualifying round clashes, Celtic and Liverpool now know who they could come up against following Friday’s play-off draw.  Both the Scottish champions and last season’s fourth-placed side in the Premier League are seeded for the draw, however each club will go through a different route. The Hoops feature in the champions route, having won …

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Premier League: How Last Season’s Top Six Have Fared In The Transfer Window To Date

With the new Premier League season kicking off in less than two weeks time, David Newman takes a look at how the top flight’s best performing teams from last term have fared in the summer transfer window so far. ________ Arsenal 2016/17 Finishing Position: 5th Most Recent Signing: Alexandre Lacazette (Lyon) Arsenal have missed out on Champions League football for the …

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Jose Mourinho Has Responded To Those Marouane Fellaini Rumours

OSLO, NORWAY - JULY 30: Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United scores the first goal during the pre-season friendly match between Valerenga and Manchester United at Ullevaal Stadion on July 30, 2017 in Oslo, Norway. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)

There were multiple reports last night that Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini could be on his way to Turkish club Galatasaray.  Supporters rejoiced when the news broke considering how poor the Belgian has been for much of his stay at Old Trafford. However, they have obviously spoken too soon with United boss Jose Mourinho emphatically denying the rumours following his side’s …

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Watch: Lukaku Bags Yet Another Goal As Manchester United Ease Past Valerenga In Latest Pre-Season Friendly

Manchester United

Manchester United claimed a routine victory over Norweigan side Valerenga in the penultimate game of their pre-season tour on Sunday evening. The Reds will finish their preparations for the new season in Dublin on Wednesday as they face Italian side Sampdoria. The squad will then jet off to Skopje where they’ll meet Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup. Jose …

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Watch: Luis Suarez’s Horrendous Dive In Pre-Season Friendly Against Manchester United

Manchester United

Manchester United took on Catalan giants Barcelona last night in the fifth and final game of their pre-season tour of the US. Both teams named very strong lineups for the game with Lionel Messi, Neymar, Luis Suarez all starting for La Blaugrana while Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku and Henrikh Mkhitaryan were named in Jose Mourinho’s eleven.Ernesto Valverde’s side Ernesto Valverde’s …

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Monaco’s Vice-President Insists Thomas Lemar Will Not Be Joining Arsenal

Thomas Lemar will not be joining Arsenal in this transfer window, according to Monaco’s Vice-President Vadim Vasilyev. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has been chasing the French midfielder for some time. It was reported earlier this month that personal terms had been agreed, despite Monaco rejecting at least two transfer offers. It has been reported recently by several media outlets, including …

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Sky Sports Break Major Update In Liverpool’s Struggle To Keep Hold Of Philippe Coutinho

STRATFORD, ENGLAND - MAY 14: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at London Stadium on May 14, 2017 in Stratford, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Barcelona have been suspiciously quiet in the transfer window thus far but seemed to have now identified Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho as their top target. The Brazilian attacker starred once again last season as the Reds qualified for the Champions League thanks to a fourth place finish. La Blaugrana’s new boss Ernesto Valverde is clearly an admirer of the 25-year-old and …

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Opinion: West Ham’s Signing Of Hernandez To Be The Bargain Of The Summer

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 24: Javier Hernandez looks on as he is unveiled as a West Ham United player on July 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by West Ham United FC/West Ham United via Getty Images)

West Ham fans will be happy with their club’s transfer business so far this summer with the additions of Pablo Zabaleta, Joe Hart, Marko Arnautovic and, in particular, Javier Hernandez. The London club have went through a plethora of strikers in recent seasons without ever finding the regular goalscorer required. For example, Michail Antonio, who is predominantly a wide player, …

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