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Sky Sports Claim Philippe Coutinho Has Handed In A Transfer Request

STRATFORD, ENGLAND - MAY 14: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides second goal with Adam Lallana of Liverpool 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)

News is breaking this afternoon that Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho has handed in a transfer request in the midst of interest from Barcelona. The Reds have rejected two bids from the Spanish giants in recent weeks and it was revealed last week he would be interested in making the switch if a deal could be reached amicably between the two clubs. …

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Five Causes For Hope For Manchester United Ahead Of The New Season

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Following Manchester United’s sobering defeat to Real Madrid in the UEFA Super this week, there was a somewhat understandable over-reaction. The Champions League winners appeared to be on a different level to Jose Mourinho’s side for much of the game and it took a couple of phenomenal David De Gea saves to prevent Los Blancos running away with it shortly …

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West Ham United Make Club Record Offer For William Carvalho

West Ham United have offered club a record fee for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho. The Telegraph have reported that officials from the Hammers are in Portugal having made a €30 million offer for the Portuguese international. However, it is thought though that Lisbon may be willing to play hard ball and hold the player to contract. A buy-out clause of …

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Liverpool Owners Issue Firm Statement on Philippe Coutinho

Liverpool owners Fenway Sports Group (FSG) have today issued a statement on the potential sale of Phillipe Coutinho to Barcelona. The short statement reads as follows: “We wish to offer clarity as regards our position on a possible transfer of Philippe Coutinho. “The club’s definitive stance is that no offers for Philippe will be considered and he will remain a …

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Report: Talks of Zlatan Return To Manchester United ‘Ongoing’

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 23: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United is closed down by Eden Hazard of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on October 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Multiple reports are today claiming that Manchester United are currently in talks to re-sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The charismatic striker had an impressive debut campaign for the Old Trafford club, scoring 28 goals in a season which was cruelly cut short by an injury picked up against Anderlecht in April. Fabrizio Romano, the Sky and Guardian journalist, is reporting that United …

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Sky Sports Have Again Rubbished The Latest Coutinho Rumours

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 23: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool in action during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield on April 23, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Considering the sparkling season Philippe Coutinho enjoyed at Liverpool in 2016/17, it’s no surprise he’s attracted interest from Europe’s best. With Barcelona now desperately looking for a major signing to both appease fans and replace Neymar, La Blaugrana is trying anything to get some signings over the line. Reports have swirled in Spain today that representatives from Barcelona are on …

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Four Potential Virgil Van Dijk Replacements For Southampton

As Virgil van Dijk looks set to leave Southampton in search of a more lucrative challenge we’ve outlined four potential replacements for the Dutch defender. The sale of the former Celtic man is sure to free up funds for some necessary spending – and with that in mind, here are four defenders with Premier League experience who could come in and …

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Five Talking Points Ahead Of Tonight’s UEFA Super Cup

SKOPJE, MACEDONIA - AUGUST 07: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United looks on during a training session ahead of the UEFA Super Cup at the National Arena Filip II Macedonian on August 7, 2017 in Skopje, Macedonia. (Photo by Amin Mohammad Jamali/Getty Images) SUPER CUP

Manchester United will tonight take on Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup in Skopje’s Phillip II Arena. While it’s not quite a “major honour”, it is a prestigious trophy and both sides will want to get their season off to the best possible start. Los Blancos will compete for more silverware next week as they take on Barcelona in …

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Agent Of Manchester United Midfield Target Reveals Player Wants ‘New Challenge’

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Manchester United have been given fresh hope in their pursuit of a fourth summer signing after Leander Dendoncker’s agent told the press the midfielder wants to leave Anderlecht. Dendoncker impressed against Manchester United in last season’s Europa League ties – scoring the equaliser with a powerful header in the first leg against the Old Trafford club. It is believed Jose …

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It Looks Like Barcelona’s Pursuit Of Philippe Coutinho May Be Over

BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 29: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool competes with Fabian Lustenberger of Hertha BSC during the preseason friendly match between Hertha BSC and FC Liverpool at Olympiastadion on July 29, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images) BARCELONA

Having lost Neymar to PSG last week, Barcelona have been on the lookout for a star name to replace him in their famed front line. Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho has been linked with a move Catalonia all summer and the speculation intensified rapidly when his compatriot completed his switch to Paris. He was, however, one of a handful of names mooted to be on La …

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Watch: Ben Woodburn Curls Home Absolute Beauty For Liverpool In Final Pre-Season Friendly

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This evening, Liverpool took on Athletic Bilbao in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium in the team’s final pre-season friendly before the start of the new campaign. The Reds grabbed the lead early on thanks to a penalty won and converted by Roberto Firmino before Inaki Williams brought the sides level on the half-hour mark. The quality in Jurgen Klopp’s side eventually won …

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The Five Best Value For Money Signings This Summer

This summer’s transfer window has seen astronomical fees for sometimes mediocre footballers. With this in mind, we’ve picked out five transfers that we believe represent real value for money in the craziest transfer window to date. Kelechi Iheanacho – Manchester City to Leicester City – £25M At the age of 20 and brimming with so much potential – Iheanacho represents …

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Watch: Young Irish Centre-Back Bags Outrageous Solo Goal For Manchester United

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Lee O’Connor joined Manchester United’s academy from Villa Football Club in Waterford last summer having impressed with Irish youth teams. After being crowned FAI U-15 Player of the Year and named captain of the U-16 national side, O’Connor was snapped up by the English giants despite widespread interest. He enjoyed a brilliant debut season playing both at right-back and centre-back …

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Antonio Conte Is Not Happy That Nemanja Matic Joined Manchester United

CONTE MATIC DUBLIN, IRELAND - AUGUST 02: Nemanja Matic of Manchester United during the Aon Tour pre season friendly game between Manchester United and Sampdoria at Aviva Stadium on August 2, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/MUFC/Man Utd via Getty Images)

Despite the arrival of Tiemoué Bakayoko at Chelsea and the Manchester United’s continually reported interest, it was still a surprise when Nemanja Matic completed a move to Old Trafford earlier this week. Following the events surrounding the move of Romelu Lukaku to United, where the Blues saw what many thought to be their primary transfer target suddenly make a move …

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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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