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Arsenal Chasing Highly-Rated Argentine Midfielder To Boost Title Chances [Report]

ROME, ITALY - OCTOBER 20: Leandro Paredes of AS Roma in action during the UEFA Europa League match between AS Roma and FK Austria Wien at Olimpico Stadium on October 20, 2016 in Rome. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

With Arsenal vying for their first league title since 2004, it’s believed the Gunners will look to strengthen their squad in the January transfer window, and recent reports have linked in-form, high flying Arsenal with a January swoop for Argentinian midfielder Leandro Paredes. Reports in the Sun suggest that with Arsenal in fine form, the Gunners will look to bolster their …

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Euro Round-Up: Bayern Slip-Up Allows For Surprise Joint-Leaders Of The Bundesliga

MUNICH, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 5: Mats Hummels of Bayern Munich reacts during the Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at the Allianz Arena on November 5, 2016, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Lukas Barth/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Just before Europe’s leagues take a breather for the international break, there is quite the story developing in the Bundesliga. Bayern Munich could only draw 1-1 with third-placed Hoffenheim (and even that came courtesy of a Stven Zuber own goal to cancel out Kerim Demerbay’s opener), to ensure both sides remain in the league. Also unbeaten this year are surprise …

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Euro Round-Up: Barcelona Rampant But Real Madrid Slip Up Again

GIJON, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 24: Neymar of FC Barcelona celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the La Liga match between Real Sporting de Gijon and FC Barcelona at Estadio El Molinon on September 24, 2016 in Gijon, Spain. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Barcelona weren’t exactly feeling the absence of Lionel Messi on Saturday, as they bounced back from their midweek draw to destroy Sporting Gijon. With Messi missing, it was up to Suárez and Neymar to produce the goals for Luis Enrique’s side, and they duly obliged as one from the Uruguayan and two from the Brazilian, with strikes from Rafinha and …

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Watch: Francesco Totti Scored His 250th Roma Goal Earlier, Netting Against Joe Hart

Roma legend Francesco Totti scored his 250th goal for the club on Sunday and denied England goalkeeper Joe Hart a clean sheet during Roma’s 3-1 loss to Torino on Sunday. Totti’s second-half penalty gave Luciano Spalletti’s side some brief hope before on-loan Roma winger Iago Falque sealed off the game with Torino’s third goal just ten minutes after the Roma captain had pulled one back. …

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Done Deal: Jack Wilshere Leaves Arsenal On Season-Long Loan

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Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has left the club on a season-loan deal, the club has today confirmed. The England international will remain in the Premier League with AFC Bournemouth, having agreed to join the Cherries this evening. BREAKING: #afcb complete loan signing of @JackWilshere from @Arsenal. Full info: https://t.co/xTW69RueCl pic.twitter.com/gZ9usCevme — AFC Bournemouth (@afcbournemouth) August 31, 2016 Good luck, @JackWilshere https://t.co/XSW8leYMEV …

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Former Arsenal Star Linked With A Return To Italy

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 23: Lionel Messi of Barcelona wins a penalty during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between Arsenal and Barcelona on February 23, 2016 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

At the climax of last season, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger decided to release midfield triumvirate, Mikel Arteta, Tomas Rosicky and Mathieu Flamini with the trio all out of contract at the North London club. While Mikel Arteta opted to retire and take up a coaching role at Manchester City alongside Pep Guardiola, neither Rosicky nor Flamini have sorted their futures yet. …

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Euro Round-Up: Bayern Rampant But PSG Suffer Surprise Defeat

MUNICH, GERMANY - AUGUST 26: Robert Lewandowski (R) of Bayern Muenchen celebrates scoring his team's third goal with his team mate Thomas Mueller during the Bundesliga match between Bayern Muenchen and Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena on August 26, 2016 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Getty Images)

With most of the major European leagues already in full swing, last weekend saw the return of the Bundesliga and a very ominous display from champions Bayern Munich. Bayern have seemingly adjusted to the loss of Pep Guardiola with little fuss, as their title defence got underway with a 6-0 defeat at home to Werder Bremen. Robert Lewandowski scored a …

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