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Radja Nainggolan Retires From International Football After Martinez Snub

Radja Nainggolan has been omitted from Roberto Martinez’s Belgium squad for the World Cup. While the midfielder, who scored twice against Liverpool during the course of Roma’s Champions League semi-final tie against the Reds, would usually be included on the basis of his form and class, has had a long-running feud with Belgium boss Martinez. Nainggolan had already retired from …

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Six Potential Replacements For Michael Carrick At Manchester United

SEVILLE, SPAIN - JANUARY 15: Toni Kroos of Real Madrid CF looks on during the La Liga match between Sevilla FC and Real Madrid CF at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on January 15, 2017 in Seville, Spain. (Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images)

Following Manchester United’s decision to award Marouane Fellaini with a contract extension, some fans will be fearing for the future of veteran Michael Carrick. The Englishman has been a key member of United’s squad over the years, and been particularly important this season. However, there has been little movement on a new contract for Carrick. Due to turn 36 this year, Jose …

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Juventus Quoted €30m Asking Price For Chelsea Midfielder [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 02 : Nemanja Matic of Chelsea during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on May 2, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Juventus’ hopes of landing Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matić have taken a bit of a setback. Italian website CalcioMercato (via Gazzetta World) are reporting that the Serie A champions want to add the Serbian international to their ranks this summer – but Chelsea’s asking price is putting them off. The report states that Juve were (and still are) hoping to get a …

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Chelsea Need To Be Shrewd In The Market For A New Midfield Maestro


Antonio Conte overachieved with his Italy team at the European Championships but will be feeling the effects of entering the transfer window late as he desperately attempts to bolster the midfield at Chelsea. The addition of Michy Batshuayi looks to be an impressive one for the London club, but Conte has failed in his quest to recruit Belgian star Radja …

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Top Chelsea Target Finally Closes The Door On Stamford Bridge Move

LILLE, FRANCE - JULY 01: Radja Nainggolan of Belgium in action during the UEFA EURO 2016 quarter final match between Wales and Belgium at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on July 1, 2016 in Lille, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Chelsea are finding that their rebuilding job is easier said than done. Although they have completed one signing, the £33m signing of Marseille forward Michy Batshuayi, but their attempts to sign a centre midfielder have so far come to nothing. A number of players have been linked, with the Mirror reporting yesterday that Valencia had turned down a bid of …

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Chelsea £40m Offer For Portugal Star Is Rejected [Report]

LISBON, PORTUGAL - JUNE 8: Portugal midfielder Andre Gomes in action during the International Friendly match between Portugal and Estonia at Estadio da Luz on June 8, 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal. (Photo by Gualter Fatia/Getty Images)

Chelsea are being frustrated in their efforts to recruit a new central midfielder ahead of the new season. Having seen a number of bids for Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan rejected, Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has reportedly turned his attention to Portugal and Valencia star André Gomes. The Mirror’s Ed Malyon is today reporting that the Blues have in fact already submitted …

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Opinion: Belgium Have The Talent But Can They Finally Conquer Europe?

For the first time since their ‘golden generation’ was christened, Belgium look like a team on the verge of greatness. They dispatched Hungary with a style, aggression and flair that has never truly been apparent until now. It was a must-win game for manager Marc Wilmots, and his side finally delivered a noteworthy performance at a major tournament. Their World Cup …

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