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Daley Blind Closing In On €21m Manchester United Departure

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 05: Daley Blind of Manchester United looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester United and Derby County at Old Trafford on January 5, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

Daley Blind’s Manchester United career looks set to come to an end this weekend. The Dutch international has fallen out of favour under Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford, and a report in the De Telegraaf has alleged that a deal has been agreed to take Blind back to former club Ajax. The report has since been corroborated by BBC Sport, meaning that …

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Done Deal: Liverpool Complete Signing Of Xherdan Shaqiri

Liverpool have continued their summer spending in earnest, having made an exciting attacking acquisition. Reports had linked Liverpool in recent weeks with Stoke City’s Xherdan Shaqiri, who was always likely to leave the club after they were relegated from the Premier League. Fresh from his World Cup campaign with Switzerland, in which he scored a famous, politically-charged late winner against Serbia, …

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Chelsea Set To Seal €65m Deal For Maurizio Sarri And Jorginho

Napoli trainer Maurizio Sarri during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and SSC Napoli at Stadio Artemio Franchi on April 29, 2018 in Florence, Italy.

Chelsea’ look set to have a new manager and first summer signing in place in the very near future. With confirmation coming through on Friday morning that Antonio Conte had been relieved of his duties as head coach, leaving the way clear for former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri to take the reins at Stamford Bridge. The Serie A side, who still …

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Xherdan Shaqiri Set For Liverpool Medical As Deal Agreed With Stoke City

during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Serbia and Switzerland at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 22, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia.

Xherdan Shaqiri looks set to become a Liverpool player this weekend, with strong reports of a medical due for Friday. The Telegraph have reported that the Premier League side have agreed a fee with Stoke City for the Swiss international, with the implication being that they have, in fact, triggered the Swiss international’s £13.75m release clause: Xherdan Shaqiri set for …

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Done Deal: West Ham Confirm The Signing Of Jack Wilshere

West Ham have confirmed the signing of former Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere. The Hammers announced the news on Monday afternoon, keeping the England international in the Premier League (and in London) on a three-year deal. Our new midfielder has arrived… #WelcomeJack pic.twitter.com/kPd7hm4YxZ — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) July 9, 2018 It was confirmed last month that Wilshere would be leaving …

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Liverpool Move Quickly To Shut Down Jack Grealish Reports

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Jack Grealish of Aston Villa claps the fans after the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Birmingham City at Villa Park on February 11, 2018 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Liverpool have shut down reports of their supposed interest in Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish. There had been some suggestions in the English media on Sunday morning that the Reds had been in discussions for the England under-21 international prior to Villa’s decision to sack director of football Steve Round, with a view to bringing him to Anfield. However, the …

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Everton Withdraw Interest In Celtic Defender Kieran Tierney

19th May 2018, Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland; Scottish Cup football final, Celtic versus Motherwell; Kieran Tierney of Celtic with megaphone to join in the celebrations with the Celtic fans (Photo by Alan Rennie/Action Plus via Getty Images)

Everton have walked away from their bid to sign Celtic defender Kieran Tierney. The Premier League side had declared their interest in signing the Scottish international earlier this summer – with tenous reports of a £25m bid from the Toffees – but BBC Sport have reported that Celtic’s reluctance to sell one of their star assets has killed any potential deal …

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Arsenal Closing In On €8m Signing Of France U20 Prospect

PETERBOROUGH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 14: Matteo Guendouzi of France U18 during the U18 International Friendly match between England and France at London Road Stadium on November 14, 2016 in Peterborough, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Arsenal are thought to be close to securing the latest building block in their summer overhaul with the acquisition of highly-rated Matteo Guendouzi. Reports on Sunday have suggested that the Gunners are in advanced talks to sign the 19-year-old midfielder, for a fee in the region of €8m. SKY SOURCES: Arsenal in talks to sign Lorient midfielder Matteo Guendouzi. #SSN pic.twitter.com/zdKeVmRSGL …

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Cristiano Ronaldo Edging Closer To €100m Juventus Move

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 20: Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal looks on during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group B match between Portugal and Morocco at Luzhniki Stadium on June 20, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Fantasista/Getty Images)

The prospect of Cristiano Ronaldo swapping Real Madrid for Juventus appears to be growing larger by the day. What had begun as a rumour on Italian transfer gossip pages has snowballed in recent days to the point where it now looks likely that the Portuguese international will be joining Juve in a €100m deal before the summer is out. As …

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Barcelona In Talks To Sign Chelsea Forward Willian

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 16: Willian of Chelsea celebrates scoring the first goal during the Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round match between Chelsea and Hull City at Stamford Bridge on February 16, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Barcelona remain in negotiations with Chelsea over a possible move for forward Willian, having missed out on Antoine Griezmann. Multiple reports on Tuesday have suggested that, while Barca have already had a bid in excess of £50m rejected for the Brazilian international, Chelsea are open to a deal at the right price. BREAKING: Sky sources: @ChelseaFC and @FCBarcelona continuing talks over …

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Done Deal: Arsenal Confirm Signing Of Sokratis Papastathopoulos From Dortmund

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JULY 02: Arsenal unveil new signing Sokratis Papastathopolus at London Colney on July 2, 2018 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Sokratis Papastathopolus

Arsenal have announced their latest recruit with the arrival of Greek international defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Borussia Dortmund. The deal was confirmed by the Premier League side on Monday afternoon, with an undisclosed fee (but believed to be in the region of £17.5m) having been agreed between the clubs in June. HE’S HERE ? #SOKRATIS pic.twitter.com/fnVp54fjto — Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) July …

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Manchester United Close In On Stoke City Goalkeeper Lee Grant

Bristol City v Stoke City - Carabao Cup Third BRISTOL, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Lee Grant of Stoke City during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Bristol City and Stoke City at Ashton Gate on September 19, 2017 in Bristol, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Manchester United expect to make Stoke City goalkeeper Lee Grant their third signing of the summer later this week. Multiple reports in England have alleged that the Premier League club are in advanced talks with Stoke to sign the 35-year-old stopper, with a fee of around £1.5m close to being finalised. Man United boss Jose Mourinho has been on the …

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Juventus (Finally) Confirm The Signing Of Emre Can From Liverpool

TURIN, ITALY - JUNE 21: Emre Can and Andrea Agnelli are seen after signing a contract with Juventus at Juventus headquarters on June 21, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino - Juventus FC/Juventus FC via Getty Images)

It was one of the worst-kept secrets in European football last season, but now it’s official – Juventus have confirmed the signing of Emre Can. It had already been confirmed earlier this month that the German international would be leaving Liverpool this summer after four years at Anfield, and the cloud of speculation finally lifted on Thursday when Can arrived …

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Done Deal: Manchester United Confirm Signing Of Brazil International Fred

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 04: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Manchester United unveil new signing Fred at Aon Training Complex on June 4, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Manchester United/Man Utd via Getty Images)

Manchester United have finally confirmed the signing of Brazil international midfielder Fred. Despite agreeing a fee with Shakhtar Donetsk (believed to be in the region of £52m) for the player earlier this month, delays brought on by factors the such as the waiting for international clearance and a work permit have meant that only now can the deal finally be confirmed …

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Arsenal Midfielder Jack Wilshere Confirms He’s Leaving The Club

MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 03: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal FC gestures during the UEFA Europa League 2017-18 semi-finals (2nd leg) match between Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal FC at Wanda Metropolitano on May 03 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Power Sport Images/Getty Images)

After months of speculation, Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has confirmed that he is to leave the club when his contract expires. Arsenal had been hoping to keep the 26-year-old at the Emirates beyond this summer with the offer of a new deal (albeit on a reduced salary), but Wilshere, despite agreeing to sign the agreement, has now confirmed that he …

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