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Manchester City – Friday’s Transfer News

Manchester City are usually the ones disrupting players at top European clubs, but they’ve been given a taste of their own medicine by Juventus in the last couple of days. The Bianconeri are targeting Manchester City’s Stevan Jovetic and have already had bids rejected for the forward. Jovetic signed for City in a £22 million deal last summer from Fiorentina, …

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World Transfer Records No.4: George Lillycrop

Ever since the introduction of professionalism in football by the English FA in 1885, there have been 43 world transfer records. Over the next few months, Karl Graham will be bringing us up to date with the history behind every single record. This week we look at No.4, the transfer of George Lillycrop to Bolton Wanderers. No. 3 George Lillycrop …

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Tottenham – Thursday’s Transfer News

Mixed news for Tottenham fans on Thursday, as Hugo Lloris commits to the club and Jan Vertonghen is linked with a move to Catalan giants Barcelona. Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has put rumours about a departure from North London to bed by signing a new five-year contract with the club. The deal is a massive boost to Mauricio Pochettino’s side, as …

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Manchester United Linked With Portuguese Duo

Manchester United have been active in the summer transfer window this far and are now being linked with a pair of young Portuguese starlets. Manchester United are reportedly trying to land a highly promising Portuguese duo from Benfica.  Joao Filipe, dubbed the new Ronaldo, and Joao Virginia, his goalkeeper friend, have both been offered long term contracts with the Portuguese club but are said to be looking for …

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Promising England Defender Linked With Tottenham

Tottenham haven’t been the most active of traders in the summer transfer window but manager Mauricio Pochettino is pursuing a number of targets, including a highly rated young English defender. New Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino hasn’t done much in the transfer window thus far and has been frustrated in his attempts to sign Belgian international Romelu Lukaku. The striker is looking for a move away from Chelsea but has balked at a …

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Manchester City – Tuesday Transfer Talk

The notoriously big spending Manchester City have been relatively quiet on the transfer front so far. Here is the latest transfer news from the Etihad Stadium. Manchester City won their first Premier League title in 2011-2012 and failed miserably in the defence of that particular crowning moment. Their neighbours Manchester United walked their way to the crown the following season …

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Arsenal – Monday’s Transfer News

No new names have come through the door at the Emirates Stadium so far this summer. To a certain extent the Gunners improved last season, but they still fell short of winning the Premier League. Here are some names that are being linked with moves to and from Arsenal. Arsene Wenger decided not to take up his first refusal clause …

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Chelsea – Monday’s Transfer News

Chelsea have already completed the signings of Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa and their transfer activity is not due to end there. The main Chelsea story in the news on Monday is regarding the departure of their defender Ashley Cole. It had already been confirmed that Cole was due to leave Stamford Bridge. He was surplus to requirements last season …

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Weekly Transfer Talk: Luis Suarez set for Spain

Luis Suarez looks set to complete an £80m move to Barcelona in the coming days, according to the Daily Mail. There seems to be no more mention of Alexis Sanchez going in the opposite direction, with many outlets reporting that he would have preferred a move to Arsenal if he was to leave the Catalan club. Replacing Suarez will be …

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The Quality of Goods Act: Andriy Shevchenko vs Fernando Torres

Some you win, and some you lose. In Chelsea’s case: some you lose, and some you lose even more. The Blues have had had little success when spending big on top class strikers. Other than Didier Drogba they have been more ‘miss then hit’ when splashing the cash on the striking department. They spent in excess of £80 million on …

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Manchester United – Transfer Rumours – 2nd of July

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The signings of Luke Shaw and Ander Hererra have a lot of Manchester United fans feeling more optimistic ahead of the new Premier League season. More players are required and here are the latest updates on some of the names being linked with moves to the Old Trafford club. The need for players is so significant at Old Trafford that they are …

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Chelsea News – Diego Costa Completes Move To Stamford Bridge

Another transfer saga that began a few weeks has now come to an end with Chelsea agreeing a deal with Atletico Madrid for the services of their Spanish international striker, Diego Costa. Jose Mourinho was very vocal in his criticisms of his front men last season. He continuously echoed his concerns that his side lacked the firepower to win the …

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Sami Khedira Is An Arsenal Target

Sami Khedira, the Real Madrid and Germany midfielder could be on his way to Arsenal if the rumours of a £23 million bid are to come true according to The Mirror.  Khedira struggled with injury for Real Madrid last season, only scoring one goal, making his move away from the Bernabéu all the more plausible. He could be a welcome addition to Arsenal’s midfield …

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Is Diego Costa Overrated?

Acoording to various reports Diego Costa’s move to Chelsea is all but done, but in the wake of a subdued finish to his club season and a less than impressive World Cup with Spain, the question should be asked; is Jose Mourinho really getting a world class striker? Jack Cahill discusses. Diego Costa is a name that  became well known …

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Alexis Sanchez – The Right Man For Arsenal?

Chile star Alexis Sanchez is being heavily linked with a move to Arsenal as he continues to excel in the World Cup. Arsene Wenger has reportedly received a substantial sum of money to spend in the summer transfer window, according to The Daily Express. Sanchez is currently on duty at the World Cup for Chile, a side that have earned plaudits …

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Manchester City News : Yaya Toure Future Still Uncertain

The spending power at the Etihad stadium is known to all, but so far it has been a quiet summer on the transfer front for Manchester City. Here is an update on some potential dealings. This time last summer Manchester City had most of their transfer business completed. Fernandinho, Alvaro Negredo and Stefan Jovetic were brought in very early in …

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Who is New Liverpool Signing Emre Can?

Football fans are so distracted by this summer’s World Cup competition that transfer news has had to take a backseat. Liverpool have been quick in the market this summer and some LFC fans may have forgot that they have made another signing besides Rickie Lambert. Emre Can agreed to move to Liverpool on June 5th and will finalise his £9.75m move …

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