SoccerLens Archives for January 2014

From Italy: Vidal’s agent still working on Manchester United transfer

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From Italy: Vidal's agent still working on Manchester United transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arturo Vidal saga drags on as we approach the last 48 hours of the summer transfer window. This has been one hell of a saga and it might drag on till the final minute, before the window shuts down.

Liverpool ‘ready to close deal’ for World Cup hero

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Liverpool 'ready to close deal' for World Cup hero - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said in the pre-match presser against Tottenham that he is not expecting new faces to arrive at Anfield, when asked about Liverpool's transfer plans in the next 48 hours.

Manchester United enter transfer negotiation with Real Madrid

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Manchester United enter transfer negotiation with Real Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Italian media have been reporting for the past 48 hours or so that Serie A giants Juventus have almost sealed a deal for Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez. Sportmediaset even claimed that the Bianconeri have agreed a personal deal with the Mexican striker and are waiting for a response from Manchester United.

DONE DEAL: Liverpool and Arsenal midfield target completes transfer

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DONE DEAL: Liverpool and Arsenal midfield target completes transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

West Ham United have completed the signing of Barcelona midfielder Alex Song on a season-long deal on Saturday.

The Cameroon international left Arsenal and joined the Catalan club in 2012.

PHOTO: Liverpool and Arsenal target wearing another Premier League club’s shirt

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PHOTO: Liverpool and Arsenal target wearing another Premier League club's shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Barcelona midfielder Alex Song has rejected a chance to join Liverpool or Arsenal and has signed for West Ham United on a season-long deal.

The 26-year-old was linked with a return to the Emirates after leaving the North London club in 2012.

DONE DEAL: Chelsea Striker To Join AC Milan Today

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DONE DEAL: Chelsea Striker To Join AC Milan Today - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The nightmare is finally over for Fernando Torres at Chelsea. Since joining the Blues from Liverpool for£50 million, a British record at the time, in 2011, the Spaniard's career has gone downhill. Now, after 3 and a half extremely difficult years at Stamford Bridge, Torres has been provided with an escape-route.

Agent holding talks to push through Arsenal transfer

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Agent holding talks to push through Arsenal transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The injury to Olivier Giroud has disrupted Arsenal's transfer plans to a certain extent. Arsene Wenger was happy with the current crop of strikers he has at disposal, but the Frenchman's injury has forced him to look for options elsewhere.

Deal Close: Liverpool target says ‘yes’ for transfer move

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Deal Close: Liverpool target says 'yes' for transfer move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports from Italian media outlet Calcio Mercato, Liverpool target Xherdan Shaqiri is close to join Russian club Spartak Moscow. The report claims that Bayern Munich have received an offer close to €20m and the Swiss International has reportedly said 'yes' to the move.

Manchester United agree deal for Daley Blind

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Manchester United agree deal for Daley Blind - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

There is a growing feeling among the Manchester United supporters all over the world that United will actively try to sign few players before the transfer window closes. Even manager Louis van Gaal had hinted that Manchester United could involve in transfer activities in the next 48 hours.

Chelsea send Emenalo to scout Manchester United target

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Chelsea send Emenalo to scout Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Martin Odegaard, the 15-year-old Norwegian wonder kid is attracting attentions of top Premier League clubs.

Couple of days back, The Telegraph journalist Mark Ogden reported that Manchester United are showing a keen interest in the youngster, who is a boyhood Liverpool fan.

Manchester to complete €8m transfer today, player will sign 4-year-deal

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Manchester to complete €8m transfer today, player will sign 4-year-deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Germany press believe that Shinji Kagawa to Borussia Dortmund is almost a done deal scenario. Yesterday, we had reports that Kagawa's agent, Thomas Kroth was in Dortmund to sort to final details of the transfer.

Deal Close: Arsenal submit €20m bid to land Dortmund defender

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Deal Close: Arsenal submit €20m bid to land Dortmund defender - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reliable journalist Gianluca di Marzio claimed couple of days back that Arsenal had submitted a€15m bid for Borussia Dortmund's Greek defenderSokratis Papastathopoulos.

Dortmund are demanding in the region of€25m, but Greece website Sport 24 claimed that Arsenal would return back with an improved offer.

Arsenal miss out on highly-rated £12m midfielder

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Arsenal miss out on highly-rated £12m midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot is set to chose last season's Italian Serie A runners-up AS Roma over a move to the Premier League.

Arsenal had been chasing the highly-rated teenage midfielder this summer and reports yesterday suggested he may be on for a move to the Emirates Stadium for €12-15 million by the end of Monday's transfer deadline.

Chelsea close to completing yet another transfer

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Chelsea close to completing yet another transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea midfielder Marco van Ginkel didn't want to leave Stamford Bridge as the Dutch midfielder wants to prove his worth to his manager Jose Mourinho. But, he seems to be heading towards AC Milan on a season-long loan deal.

DONE DEAL: Liverpool confirm sale of star player

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DONE DEAL: Liverpool confirm sale of star player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have confirmed their defender Daniel Agger has rejoined his former club Brondby on Saturday.

The Danish international joined the Merseyside club from his native side in January 2006. After spending his time at Anfield, the central defender has decided to end his time with Brendan Rodgers' side.

DONE DEAL: Manchester United agree yet another transfer

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DONE DEAL: Manchester United agree yet another transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United on Saturday have confirmed they have completed a deal to sign Ajax star Daley Blind.

The 24-year-old, who can play as a left-back, left wing-back and a defensive midfielder will becomes the Red Devils' fifth signing of the summer transfer window.

Chelsea close to completing €10m deal, player set for medical

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Chelsea close to completing €10m deal, player set for medical - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in the trusted and reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website, Chelsea have reached an agreement to sign Loic Remy from fellow Premier League club Queens Park Rangers for a€10m deal.

Juventus waiting on Manchester United to agree to deal

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Juventus waiting on Manchester United to agree to deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Juventus are waiting for a an answer from Manchester United to complete the signing of Manchester United's Javier Hernández.

The Italian Serie A champions are are working very hard to complete the deal before the close of the transfer window on Monday.

Done Deal: Tottenham agree to sign French midfielder

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Done Deal: Tottenham agree to sign French midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Tottenham Hotspur have agreed a deal to sign French defensive midfielderBenjamin Stambouli. The 24-year-old midfielder plays for French club Montpellier, who confirmed the news via their official twitter handle.

Manchester United Miss Out On Big-Money Serie A Player

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Manchester United Miss Out On Big-Money Serie A Player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have missed out an a major signing from the Italian Serie A. He's South American and a midfielder. But you Red Devils can breathe a slight sigh of relief he's not Arturo Vidal. The player being talked about is Fiorentina's Juan Cuadrado, who has been linked with a move to Old Trafford all summer.

Manchester United close to completing €10m transfer, agent sorting out release papers

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Manchester United close to completing €10m transfer, agent sorting out release papers - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Shinji Kagawa is inching closer to joining his former club Borussia Dortmund. We have covered two earlier reports from Germany, where it claimed the Japanese may undergo a medical tonight before completing his move.

DONE DEAL: Chelsea confirm latest transfer

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DONE DEAL: Chelsea confirm latest transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have confirmed their striker Patrick Bamford has joined Middlesbrough on loan until the end of this year.

A statement on the Blues' official website read, " Patrick Bamford has today (Friday) completed a loan move to Middlesbrough until 1 January.

Chelsea lineup shock replacement for Fernando Torres

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Chelsea lineup shock replacement for Fernando Torres - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Fernando Torres finally looks set to leave Chelsea as AC Milan are closing in on the Spanish striker.

An agreement has been reached between the two clubs and the player is heading to Milan for his medical before the deal can be completed.

PHOTO: Angel Di Maria’s Manchester United training session

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PHOTO: Angel Di Maria's Manchester United training session - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed that Angel Di Maria could make his debut against Burnley on Saturday.

The 26-year-old joined the 20-time English champions for a British record fee of £59.

Club president gives future update on €25m Chelsea and Arsenal target

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Club president gives future update on €25m Chelsea and Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


AS Roma president has revealed that Chelsea and Arsenal target Mattia Destro will not leave the Serie A giants in the ongoing summer transfer window.

The transfer window closes on September 1 and the Blues manager Jose Mourinho confirming the West London club will not make further signings after sealing a move for Filipe Luis from Atletico Madrid.

Deal basically done, Chelsea reach agreement for striker transfer

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Deal basically done, Chelsea reach agreement for striker transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have reached an agreement with AC Milan over the transfer of Fernando Torres, who will now undergo a medical in Milan tomorrow.

Agents of Torres were in negotiation with the Italian club throughout the day and now reliable journalist GDM claim that Chelsea have reached an agreement to sell the Spaniard on a season long loan.

Louis van Gaal reveals Angel Di Maria’s Manchester United debut date

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Louis van Gaal reveals Angel Di Maria's Manchester United debut date - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Louis van Gaal has confirmed Manchester United's record signing Angel Di Maria is ready to make his debut for the Red Devils against Burnley on Saturday.

The Dutchman takes his men to Turf Moor as the 20-time English champions are in search of their first competitive win of the 2014-15 season.

Manchester United linked with Monaco star: Transfer explained

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Manchester United linked with Monaco star: Transfer explained - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

No, we are not joking! Neither are reporting any off the mark transfer story. Manchester United fans hold on to your breath as you favourite club has been linked with former Chelsea defender Ricardo Carvalho according to Italian website Tutto Mercato Web.

Chelsea given 24 hours to complete transfer

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Chelsea given 24 hours to complete transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Serie A giants AC Milan are looking to do few smart loan transfers in the closing stages of the summer transfer window. TheRossoneri are thought to be busy in negotiating a loan deal for Chelsea striker Fernando Torres, while the seven times European Champions haven't given up on signing midfielder Marko van Ginkel either.

Wenger’s decision crucial for Arsenal to confirm striker transfer

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Wenger's decision crucial for Arsenal to confirm striker transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports from Portuguese media outlet O Jogo claim Arsenal striker Joel Campbell could join Benfica if manager Arsene Wenger gives the green light for the transfer. The reports claims that the Costa Rican has been looked up by Benfica manager Jorge Jesus as the perfect replacement for Rodrigo Moreno who joined Valencia.

Tottenham vs Liverpool: Preview, possible lineups & Prediction

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Tottenham vs Liverpool: Preview, possible lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool face their second heavyweight opponent in as many weekends following their 3-1 loss at Manchester City on Monday night football.

Tottenham Hotspur have started the season with two wins and two clean sheets.

Everton vs Chelsea: Preview, possible lineups & Prediction

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Everton vs Chelsea: Preview, possible lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea travel to Goodison Park on Saturday with a 100% record in tact from their opening two games.

Everton are still looking for their first win of the season after letting slip of leads late in their opening two games, drawing each 2-2.

DONE DEAL: Manchester United confirm another transfer

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DONE DEAL: Manchester United confirm another transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have confirmed their winger Wilfried Zaha has re-joined his former club Crystal Palace on a season-long loan on Thursday.

A statement on United's official website read, "A deal has been agreed for Manchester United winger Wilfried Zaha to rejoin Crystal Palace on loan.

Chelsea Transfer News: Blues face race against time to sign £20m Arsenal target

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Chelsea Transfer News: Blues face race against time to sign £20m Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Three days, 17 hours remaining in the transfer window at the time of writing. Let's enjoy the final three days of the summer transfer window.

Chelsea are putting up final touches to sanction a loan deal for Fernando Torres.

Arsenal’s Big-Money Target Desperate For Move, Rejects Offers From Several Clubs

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Arsenal's Big-Money Target Desperate For Move, Rejects Offers From Several Clubs - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

To play for Real Madrid is a dream for most footballers around the world. Colombian striker Radamel Falcao is no different. The 28 year-old is desperate to join Los Blancos from AS Monaco, according to reports from Spanish website El Confidencial.

Colombian superstar eyes ‘dream’ Manchester United move

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Colombian superstar eyes 'dream' Manchester United move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The twists and turns in the transfer market seems to have reached its zenith. A couple of days ago widespread reports from Italy seemed to lift the spirits of Manchester United fans by claiming that the Red Devils had agreed personal terms with Arturo Vidal.

Arsenal likely destination for Real Madrid defender

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Arsenal likely destination for Real Madrid defender - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Spanish newspaper El Confidencial, who has a close contact with Real Madrid claim that Madrid may look to offload few more players before the transfer window closes.

Former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso has left the club to join Bayern Munich yesterday.

Manchester United’s big money target set to negotiate contract deals

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Manchester United's big money target set to negotiate contract deals - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Portugal newspaper Record last week published couple of articles where they claimed that Manchester United could make a late attempt to sign their long term target Benfica winger Nicolas Gaitan.

Wenger vetoed move for defender, no chance of transfer with La Liga club

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Wenger vetoed move for defender, no chance of transfer with La Liga club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The future of Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal has been a subject of speculation in the Spanish media. The Spain international, who joined in the January transfer window of 2013 from Malaga, has mainly played as a second fiddle to Kieran Gibbs.

Deal Agreed, Manchester United and Juventus finally set for transfer today

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Deal Agreed, Manchester United and Juventus finally set for transfer today - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Finally, Manchester United and Juventus are close to completing a deal. We still don't know whether United can seal a deal for Arturo Vidal, but reports from Italy suggest, Juventus might secure a deal for Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez.

Wenger’s phone call can seal €12m midfielder for Arsenal

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Wenger's phone call can seal €12m midfielder for Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Yesterday night we featured a story on Adrien Rabiot's possible summer destinations claiming that the 19 year old is all set to leave French Champions Paris St Germain.

We had mentioned that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger personally made a phone call to Rabiot's mother to convince her that the Gunners was the most suitable destination for her son.

Manchester United agree deal, player rejects move, medical today?

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Manchester United agree deal, player rejects move, medical today? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It became very clear when Louis van Gaal stated that Shinji Kagawa didn't meet his expectations, the Japanese would be heading towards Old Trafford exit door.

Kagawa is a conundrum.

Done Deal: Liverpool complete their latest transfer

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Done Deal: Liverpool complete their latest transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

This has been a summer to remember for Liverpool. The Reds have sold talisman striker Luis Suarez and have signed nine players, surpassing over £100m transfer budget. And while there probably won't be any new players coming in, but Brendan Rodgers might allow few players to go on loan elsewhere.

Possible Arsenal Starting Line-Up Against Leicester City

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Possible Arsenal Starting Line-Up Against Leicester City - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After scraping into the group stages of the Champions League in midweek, Arsenal look to get back to winning ways in the Premier League. The Gunners travel to the King Power Stadium on Sunday to take on Leicester City, who are looking for their first win of the season following promotion from the Championship last year.

Why Angel di Maria won’t solve Manchester United’s problems

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Why Angel di Maria won't solve Manchester United's problems - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United signaled their intent to remain amongst the European elite with the British record transfer capture of Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria. The talented Argentinean completed a move just shy of £60m to the Old Trafford club earlier this week.

Club president gives transfer update on €90m Arsenal targets

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Club president gives transfer update on €90m Arsenal targets - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal are looking to do some business in the last few days of the transfer window. Respected Italian journalist GDM claimed today that the Gunners had lodged a bid for Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos, while French media reported thatagent of PSG midfielder Adrien Rabiot was supposed to hold meeting with Arsenal today.

Deal Close: Manchester United in advanced negotiation with Dortmund

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Deal Close: Manchester United in advanced negotiation with Dortmund - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal gave a strong hint in the press conference that he is likely to remain busy in the few days of the summer transfer window. In fact very busy. He openly claimed that would be ins and outs.

Possible Manchester United Starting Line-Up Against Burnley

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Possible Manchester United Starting Line-Up Against Burnley - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Saturday's fixture at Turf Moor features two teams still looking for their first wins in the Premier League. Burnley, the home team, being in that category is hardly surprising. Following promotion from the Championship last season, life in the top-flight was always going to be difficult for the Clarets.

Wenger makes phone call to convince €25m midfielder join Arsenal, formal bid lodged

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Wenger makes phone call to convince €25m midfielder join Arsenal, formal bid lodged - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Earlier in the day, we reported that Adrien Rabiot's mother, who is also his son's agent, was due to meet Arsenal officials over a possible move.

The 19-year-old has one year left on his contract and has set his heart onleaving PSG.

Why Jack Colback’s call up isn’t so surprising

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Why Jack Colback's call up isn't so surprising - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Roy Hodgson named his first England squad since the World Cup, including four uncapped players: Calum Chambers, Danny Rose, Fabian Delph and Jack Colback. When I first saw the squad, the biggest surprise to me was the inclusion of Newcastle's Colback.

Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Everton

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Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have got off to the perfect start this season, winning both their opening games of the campaign. Manager Jose Mourinho fielded the same starting XI in both the games.

But both those games were against newly-promoted sides and Chelsea dominated proceedings throughout.

Liverpool summer signing reveals he rejected Tottenham

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Liverpool summer signing reveals he rejected Tottenham - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Liverpool summer signing Divock Origi has revealed that he rejected a chance to join Tottenham Hotspur during the ongoing transfer window.

The 19-year-old was signed from Lille and the Belgium international will spend the 2014-15 season on-loan with the Ligue 1 outfit.

From Italy: Chelsea revive interest in €25m Arsenal target

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From Italy: Chelsea revive interest in €25m Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho confidently said last month after the signing of Filipe Luis from Atletico Madrid that the Blues won't be doing any more transfers from here on. Well, based on plethora of reports, from both British and Italian sources, it seems that Chelsea boss might remain busy in the last few days of the transfer window.

Club manager confirms interest in Manchester United player

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Club manager confirms interest in Manchester United player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Zaha: Attitude problems

New Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock has confirmed the club is in talks with Manchester United in signing Wilfried Zaha on a season-long loan.

The winger was Sir Alex Ferguson's last signing as United agreed a deal with the Eagles for Zaha in January 2013.

PHOTO: Angel Di Maria’s Manchester United jersey no revealed

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PHOTO: Angel Di Maria's Manchester United jersey no revealed - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


New Manchester United signing Angel Di Maria will wear the iconic No 7, the clubconfirmed on Thursday.

The 20-time English champions had organised a special press conference for the unveiling of the Argentine international as United player.

La Liga club eager to do business with Manchester United, formal bid lodged

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La Liga club eager to do business with Manchester United, formal bid lodged - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After a terrible start to the 2014-15 season, Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal is looking to weed out the unwanted players from his squad. Several players have been mentioned whilst talking of an Old Trafford departure, but concrete reports from England and Spain today have short-listed two names for exits in the near future to La Liga club Valencia.

DONE DEAL:Manchester United and Liverpool target joins new club

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DONE DEAL:Manchester United and Liverpool target joins new club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid have agreed a deal in principle with Bayern Munich for the sale of their midfielder Xabi Alonso to the Allianz Arena.

A report from the Daily Star suggested that Premier League giants Manchester United and the midfielder's former club Liverpool.

Manchester United continue to negotiate deal with Juventus, club ready to sell

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Manchester United continue to negotiate deal with Juventus, club ready to sell - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Juventus are in talks with Manchester United over the prospect of signing Mexican striker Javier Hernández, according to reports.

Italian newspaper Tuttosport are reporting that Juventus are under pressure to sign a new striker before the close of the 2014 summer transfer window on Monday.

PHOTO: Player’s Agents in Italy to complete Chelsea transfer

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PHOTO: Player's Agents in Italy to complete Chelsea transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It seems like Fernando Torres is set to leave Chelsea this summer on a season long loan. The Spanish striker, who was a phenomenal hit during his time at Liverpool couldn't live up to the expectations since joining Chelsea in the January transfer window of 2011.

Arsenal want former player back, face competition from Liverpool

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Arsenal want former player back, face competition from Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal are looking to re-sign their former player Alex Song from Barcelona before the ongoing transfer window closes on September 1.

The Cameroon international's future at Nou Camp remains uncertain and will be offloaded before the window shuts early next week.

How to watch every Premier League match this season

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How to watch every Premier League match this season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Watch every live Premier League match on Sky Sports and BT Sport with Virgin Media's Big Kahuna bundle and with their new Sports Season Ticket you can get all the live football matches across Sky Sports 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 as well as BT Sport and ESPN.

No official move for €65m Manchester United target, Arsenal running out of time

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No official move for €65m Manchester United target, Arsenal running out of time - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

With the summer transfer window heading towards a dramatic conclusion in less than a week's time, things are getting spicier across Europe. It astonishing to see how pure media fabrication from English tabloids have fans jumping in ecstasy, only to find out a couple of days later that the transfer rumour was non existent.

From Italy: Manchester United offer €8m/year + Kagawa + Hernandez for Vidal

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From Italy: Manchester United offer €8m/year + Kagawa + Hernandez for Vidal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Arturo Vidal saga drags on. Not a single week has passed in the last two-three months, when he didn't feature in the transfer columns of any newspapers in Italy, England and Chile.

Chelsea set for transfer, player’s head turned after phone call

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Chelsea set for transfer, player's head turned after phone call - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Italian media outlet Gazzetta Dello Sport, AC Milan CEO Adriano Galliani reportedly made a phone call yesterday to Chelsea striker Fernando Torres to persuade the Spaniard to join the Rossoneri.

Portuguese club willing to business with Arsenal, all depends on Wenger

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Portuguese club willing to business with Arsenal, all depends on Wenger - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsene Wenger has urged not to 'panic' following Olivier Giroud's injury, but even the Frenchman knows he has limited options at hand. There is a high possibility that Wenger might delve into the transfer market in the next four days.

Arsenal lodge formal bid to land Dortmund star

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Arsenal lodge formal bid to land Dortmund star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports from the trusted and reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website, Arsenal ahev lodged a formal bid of €15m plus bonuses to sign Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos from German giants Borussia Dortmund.

Liverpool hope to complete transfer within next 24 hours

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Liverpool hope to complete transfer within next 24 hours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool are hoping to do some business in the last few days of the transfer window. The Anfield club may still be looking to add one more central midfielder to their ranks, should they sell Lucas Leiva to Napoli.

Arsenal set for transfer talks today for signing €25m sensational midfielder

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Arsenal set for transfer talks today for signing €25m sensational midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It seems like PSG are left with no options ratherto sell their sensational young midfielder Adrien Rabiot. The 19-year-old has set his heart elsewhere and doesn't want to play for PSG anymore.

Manchester United alerted by cut-price Arsenal target

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Manchester United alerted by cut-price Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United are back in for Portuguese holding midfielder William Carvalho, according to The Times.

Louis van Gaal has been keen to sign a holding midfielder this summer with the Red Devils strongly linked to Arturo Vidal, Nigel de Jong and Daley Blind.

Manchester United close to confirming their latest transfer deal

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Manchester United close to confirming their latest transfer deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in BBC, Manchester United midfielder Wilfried Zaha is set to join fellow Premier League side Crystal Palace on a season long deal. The 21 year old joined the Red Devils from the Eagles on a £15m deal in January 2013 but has since then failed to muster a starting eleven spot for the Old Trafford side.

Manchester United step up interest in boyhood Liverpool supporter

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Manchester United step up interest in boyhood Liverpool supporter - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United are stepping an interest in Norwegian youngsterMartin Odegaard, who is a boyhood Liverpool supporter.

Mark Ogden of The Daily Telegraph writes that United scouted the 15-year-old on his international debut on Wednesday night.

Bayern Munich closing in on Xabi Alonso

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Bayern Munich closing in on Xabi Alonso - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso is closing in on a move to Bayern Munich, according to reports.

German newspaper Bild are reporting that Bayern Munich are on the verge of a loan move for the retired Spanish international.

Manchester United may be priced out for Dutch star

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Manchester United may be priced out for Dutch star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Ajax director of football Marc Overmars has dealt a heavy blow to Manchester United in their bid to sign Netherlands international Daley Blind this summer.

The former Arsenal star was quoted in a Dutch newspaper as saying anyone who wants to sign Blind will need to pay an "absolute top price".

Arsenal ‘well-placed’ to sign French midfielder

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Arsenal 'well-placed' to sign French midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal's hunt for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot will be decided in less than a week. There are only six days left of the 2014 summer transfer window.

The Gunners have been strongly linked with a move for the highly-rated 19-year old who finds himself on the fringes at the Parc des Princes amongst the world class talent head coach Laurent Blanc has at his disposal.

DONE DEAL: Rodgers allows Liverpool youngster leave on permanent transfer

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DONE DEAL: Rodgers allows Liverpool youngster leave on permanent transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Liverpool have allowed their youngster Kristoffer Peterson to leave Anfield on a permanent transfer as the forward completed his switch to FC Utrecht.

The Swedish teenager joined the Merseyside club from Savedalens IF in January 2011.

5 Reasons Why Manchester United Fans Will Love Angel Di Maria

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5 Reasons Why Manchester United Fans Will Love Angel Di Maria - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It hasn't been the best of starts to Louis Van Gaal's tenure at Old Trafford, to say the very least. As if losing his first Premier League game at home to Swansea wasn't bad enough, United were thrashed 4-0 by League One side MK Dons in the second round of the Capital One Cup last night.

DONE DEAL: Crystal Palace name Tony Pulis successor

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DONE DEAL: Crystal Palace name Tony Pulis successor - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Crystal Palace have confirmed they have re-appointed Neil Warnock as their new manager for this campaign.

The Eagles allowed their former manager Tony Pulis leave Selhurst Park earlier this month and were without a manager for the first two matches.

AGREEMENT REACHED: Arturo Vidal to join Manchester United reports Italian media

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AGREEMENT REACHED: Arturo Vidal to join Manchester United reports Italian media - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Is there any better news for Manchester United fans this morning other than this? After signing Angel Di Maria on a British record transfer fee, reports from Italian daily Gazzetta Dello Sport have claimed that United have reached an agreement to sign long term target Arturo Vidal from Serie A Champions Juventus.

Revealed: Real Madrid’s 3rd kit for 2014-15

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Revealed: Real Madrid's 3rd kit for 2014-15 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid and Adidas have launched their new kit that will be worn in this season's UEFA Champions League. The world footballing giants will wear the all-black kit as they attempt to become the first side to ever defend the Champions League.

Manchester United make late entry to hijack €30m Arsenal target

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Manchester United make late entry to hijack €30m Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United camp are buzzing at the moment, despite their shock 4-0 defeat at the hands of MK Dons yesterday.

The Red Devils havebroken the British transfer record by signing Angel di Maria from Real Madrid, while there is a strong feeling among the supporters that Manchester United will sign at least two moreplayers before the window shuts.

Liverpool close to seal double transfer deals

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Liverpool close to seal double transfer deals - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Accords to reports from Italian website TMW, Liverpool have reached an agreement to offload Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva to Napoli on a season long deal. The report has cited Gazzetta Dello Sport that Liverpool will receive €1.

Chelsea reach agreement for Dutch midfielder, move highly likely

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Chelsea reach agreement for Dutch midfielder, move highly likely - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have reached an agreement with AC Milan for the possible loan move of Dutch midfielder Marco van Ginkel, who has also been targeted by Portugal club Benfica.

Reliable journalist GDM claim that it is up to the player to decide, whether he will stay at Stamford Bridge and fight for places or will join Milan on loan where he will get regular games under belt.

Legendary Striker Targeted By Liverpool Joins Fierce Rivals Everton

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Legendary Striker Targeted By Liverpool Joins Fierce Rivals Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Everton have landed a big-name signing in the form of Samuel Eto'o, the club have confirmed on their official website. The 33 year-old joins on a free transfer following a lot of his speculation as to where his destination this season would be.

Arsenal’s £20m target missed training, made fake excuses, club preparing to sell

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Arsenal's £20m target missed training, made fake excuses, club preparing to sell - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The situation of Adrien Rabiot is getting bad to worse at PSG. The highly talented midfielder has made his mind clear of leaving the French champions and has rejected several offers from PSG recently.

Manchester United target from Italy set to complete transfer

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Manchester United target from Italy set to complete transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports from Italian media outlet Calciomercatohave claimed that Inter Milan midfielder Fredy Guarin is all set to join Zenit St Petersburg after the Russian side secured a Champions League berth thanks to a 3-0 win over Belgian side Standard Liege yesterday.

Embargoed: adidas Predator Accelerator

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Embargoed: adidas Predator Accelerator - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Adidas have released a remake of their 1998 classic football boot the Predator Accelerator.

The boots were released in the build up to the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France. Football legend Zinedine Zidane is most closely linked with this boot that was also worn by the likes of David Beckham and Alessandro Del Piero.

Landon Donovan to play in his final match for the United States Men’s National team in Oct.

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Landon Donovan to play in his final match for the United States Men's National team in Oct. - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Landon Donovan will get his chance to say good by to the USMNT on Oct. 10 against Ecuador at Renstchler Field in East Hartford, Conn. Photo provided by glogster.

Bobby Wood might be playing for the U.S. against the Czech Republic in Sept.

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Bobby Wood might be playing for the U.S. against the Czech Republic in Sept. - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

TSV 1860 Munich forward Bobby Wood could be making his second appearance for the U.S. senior national team on Sept. 3 against the Czech Republic. Photo provided by TSZ1860.de.

Real Madrid chief explains Angel Di Maria sale to Manchester United

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Real Madrid chief explains Angel Di Maria sale to Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid legend and current director of institutional relations Emilio Butragueno has admitted the Champions League winners need to sell their best players in order to accommodate the club sign world class players.

DONE DEAL: Tottenham star joins Premier League club

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DONE DEAL: Tottenham star joins Premier League club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Tottenham Hotspur defender Michael Dawson has completed his move to Hull City on Tuesday.

A statement on Tottenham's official website read, " We have reached agreement with Hull City for the permanent transfer of Michael Dawson.

DONE DEAL: Manchester United complete British record transfer

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DONE DEAL: Manchester United complete British record transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have completed the signing of Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid on Tuesday.

According to Sky Sports, the Argentine international's switch to Old Trafford will see the Red Devils spend heavily, which will see them set a British-record feefor the winger's signature.

PHOTO: Angel di Maria holding Manchester United shirt

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PHOTO: Angel di Maria holding Manchester United shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have confirmed they have completed the signing of Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid.

The deal will see the Red Devils break their earlier club-record of £37.1m which they spent on bringing Juan Mata from Chelsea earlier in January.

Chelsea could set for double transfer in this week

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Chelsea could set for double transfer in this week - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

AC Milan CEO Adriano Galliani has confirmed the club's interest in Chelsea striker Fernando Torres and midfielder Marco van Ginkel.

Football Italia have quoted Galliani from the Milan Channel regarding their potential moves.

CONFIRMED XI: MK Dons v Manchester United

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CONFIRMED XI: MK Dons v Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United make a trip toStadium mk for the second round clash of the Capital One Cup on Tuesday evening.

The Red Devils are not familiar to feature in this competition in the early stages. However, their seventh place finish has forced them to feature in the second round this season.

DONE DEAL: Manchester United and Chelsea target joins European giant

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DONE DEAL: Manchester United and Chelsea target joins European giant - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United and Chelsea target Mehdi Benatia has completed his switch to Bayern Munich from AS Roma on Tuesday.

The 27-year-old central defender was linked with a €30m move to England, with both United and the West London club interested in securing the services of the Moroccan international.

Arsenal Transfer Window: Three realistic striker options for the Gunners

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Arsenal Transfer Window: Three realistic striker options for the Gunners - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsene Wenger andArsenalare in dire need of a new striker, and the Gunners faithful will be looking to the end of this summer transfer window as the perfect opportunity for the club to add one star striker that could help the team to replace Olivier Giroud.

PHOTO: €30m Manchester United defender target wearing Bayern Munich shirt

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PHOTO: €30m Manchester United defender target wearing Bayern Munich shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


AS Roma defender Benatia has snubbed a chance to join Manchester United and Chelsea and has completed his switch to Bayern Munich on Tuesday.

The Moroccan international was linked with a €30m move to the Premier League as both the Red Devils and the West London club were reportedly interested in signing the 27-year-old central defender.

Chelsea legend quits international football

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Chelsea legend quits international football - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

England star midfielder Frank Lampard has confirmed his retirement from international football on Tuesday.

The 36-year-old was a part of Roy Hodgson's squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, where the English side led by Liverpool star Steven Gerrard were knocked out of the group stages of the summer tournament in Brazil.

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud could be out for three months

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Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud could be out for three months - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsene Wenger will face a race against time to sign a new striker before the transfer window comes to an end next Monday. Arsenal's striker Olivier Giroud sustained an ankle injury in the dying seconds at Everton after scoring the Gunner's 2-2 dramatic equaliser.

World Cup star’s agent responds to Manchester United rumours

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World Cup star's agent responds to Manchester United rumours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


The agent of Ajax star Daley Blind has confirmed that Manchester United have not made contact for the services of the versatile player.

According to Talksport, the24-year-old has been a transfer target for the Red Devils since they appointed Louis van Gaal as the successor to the sacked David Moyes.

Arsenal and Liverpool target happy to stay put – for now

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Arsenal and Liverpool target happy to stay put for now - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to the London Evening Standard, Colombian striker Radamel Falcao looks set to remain at Monaco despite being linked with a variety of clubs over the summer.

After his side's 1-0 victory against Nantes, the 28 year-old said to Canal+: "I'm happy and hope to stay here.

4 Unheralded players ready to take this La Liga Season By Storm

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4 Unheralded players ready to take this La Liga Season By Storm - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

With the 2014-2015 on the verge of starting, and many of the big names hogging the headlines, this is the chance to tae a look at 4 less fancied players who will no doubt take Spanish football by storm this campaign, so take a look as this lot are sure to entertain La Liga's fan throughout the coming campaign.

DEAL CLOSE: Chelsea player a ‘step away’ to leave club as transfer move nears

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DEAL CLOSE: Chelsea player a 'step away' to leave club as transfer move nears - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It seems as if the last week of the summer transfer window is now under full swing. Just yesterday we had reported that Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho had insisted that he wants Spanish striker Fernando Torres to stay at Stamford Bridge beyond the summer saying, "I want him to stay.

Arsenal ready to swoop for Manchester United target from Italy

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Arsenal ready to swoop for Manchester United target from Italy - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

A first page headline from Italian media outlet Tuttosport has claimed this morning that Arsenal will face competition from fellow Premier League club Southampton to acquire the services of Torino striker Alessio Cerci, the 27 year old who is dubbed as the 'Italian Messi'.

Manchester United could set for transfer with Juventus within next 48 hours

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Manchester United could set for transfer with Juventus within next 48 hours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Independent reported last night that Manchester United will make a move for Arturo Vidal, having secured a deal for Angel di Maria.

The last week of the transfer window expects to be frenzy with Manchester United desperate to land at least three more players.

Official: Jermaine Jones is heading to the New England Revolution

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Official: Jermaine Jones is heading to the New England Revolution - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

On Sunday, Jermaine Jones became an official member of the New England Revolution. Photo provided by the RevolutionSoccer.net.

The U.S. 2014 World Cup veteran is finally heading to Major League Soccer, after weeks of delays.

Arsenal’s €15m target could seal his transfer today

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Arsenal's €15m target could seal his transfer today - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Roma are all set to lose their star defender Mehdi Benatia this summer to Bayern Munich. According to widespread reports in Italy, Roma have agreed a deal to sell Benatia to Bayern for a package deal of around€30m.

Manchester United’s big money target set to complete transfer within next 24 hours

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Manchester United's big money target set to complete transfer within next 24 hours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United camp are in jubilant mood at the moment.The Red Devils are on the verge of signing Angel di Maria from Real Madrid and could delve into the market to sign two or more players before the window shuts.

Liverpool set to complete transfer within next 24 hours, claim journalist

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Liverpool set to complete transfer within next 24 hours, claim journalist - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

This has been a massive transfer window for Liverpool.

This summer saw Liverpool losing their talisman striker Luis Suarez to Barcelona. The Reds made full use of that money and went on to sign nine players in the summer.

Arsenal Enter Race To Sign Manchester United Striker After Giroud Injury

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Arsenal Enter Race To Sign Manchester United Striker After Giroud Injury - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal's woes in the striking department have forced manager Arsene Wenger to delve into the transfer market again.

Following his later equaliser at the weekend against Everton, Olivier Giroud sustained an injury on his ankle, which could keep him out for upto 3 months.

The Revs sign former Dutch youth international forward

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The Revs sign former Dutch youth international forward - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Revs announce the signing of former Dutch youth international striker Geoffrey Castillion on Monday. Photo provided by www.voetbalnieuws.ni.

New England is going orange after Monday's newest signing oftheirlatest forward.

Former Champions League Winner Closing In On Shock Premier League Move, Manager Confirms

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Former Champions League Winner Closing In On Shock Premier League Move, Manager Confirms - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Esteban Cambiasso is a name that needs no introductions. In a glittering career spanning over a decade, the Argentine won everything there was to offer in Italian and European football with Inter Milan.

Bayern Munich reach agreement with Chelsea and United target

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Bayern Munich reach agreement with Chelsea and United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Bayern Munich have reached a deal to sign AS Roma centre-back Mehdi Benatia, according to reports in Italy.

Football-Italia.net are reporting that the two clubs have agreed an initial €26 million fee for the Moroccan international.

Liverpool in talks for another transfer player signing

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Liverpool in talks for another transfer player signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports from Italian media outlet Gazzetta Dello Sport AC Milan are in talks to sign Liverpool striker Fabio Borini on a season long loan deal. It is believed that the Rossoneri Vice-president and C.

Duo unsure of future as Liverpool willing to do transfer

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Duo unsure of future as Liverpool willing to do transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva's Anfield future in grave danger after the Brazilian was left out of the squad against Manchester City.

The 27-year-old midfielder, who was signed by Rafael Benitez, started against Southampton in the opening match, but was left out of the squad against City.

Liverpool target may be on the move

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Liverpool target may be on the move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Switzerland international Xherdan Shaqiri may leave Bayern Munich this summer.

Italian football journalist Gianluca Di Marzio has reported this evening that the German Bundesliga leaders may be willing to let the 22-year old leave on loan this summer.

Everton closing in on former-Chelsea striker

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Everton closing in on former-Chelsea striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Everton are closing in on former-Barcelona, Internazionale and most-recently, Chelsea striker, Samuel Eto'o.

The Guardian reports that the Toffees are 'on the brink' of signing the Cameroonian international on a two-year deal following his release from Chelsea at the end of last season.

Arsenal star: no contact from Italy

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Arsenal star: no contact from Italy - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal's Lukas Podolski has been linked with a move away from the Emirates Stadium in recent weeks.

Juventus, Napoli and VfL Wolfsburg are amongst the big names who have strongly been linked with the 2014 World Cup winner recently.

Arsenal vs Beşiktaş: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions

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Arsenal vs Beşiktaş: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal have a three-day rest from Saturday's 2-2 draw at Everton before they host Beşiktaş in the second leg of their crucial UEFA Champions League playoff.

The Turkish side only kick off their domestic season on Saturday so have no fixture congestion in comparison to Arsenal.

Rodgers delivers verdict on Liverpool’s signing of Mario Balotelli

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Rodgers delivers verdict on Liverpool's signing of Mario Balotelli - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says the Reds have done a smart piece of business in signing Mario Balotelli from AC Milan.

The 24-year-old completed his switch to Anfield on Monday and he now becomes the Merseyside club's ninth signing of the summer transfer window.

PHOTO: Mario Balotelli holding the Liverpool shirt

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PHOTO: Mario Balotelli holding the Liverpool shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have completed the signing of Italian striker Mario Balotelli from AC Milan as the 24 year old becomes the Reds' ninth summer signing.

The controversial Italian genius expressed his delight on joining the Reds saying, "Balotelli said: "I'm very happy.

Mario Balotelli reveals reason for signing Liverpool

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Mario Balotelli reveals reason for signing Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool's latest summer signing Mario Balotelli has revealed the chance to play with young players at Anfield was the reason behind his decision to choose the Premier League runners up.

The Italian international completed his switch to the Merseyside club from AC Milan for a reported fee of £16m on Monday.

Manchester United boosted in signing €10m midfielder

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Manchester United boosted in signing €10m midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United's hope of signing Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva has been further boosted after the player admitted that he would leave his native club in Brazil to play in Europe.

The Daily Mail earlier reported that 20-time English champions are chasing the Brazilian midfielder, who is believed to be one of the most talented players in South America.

PHOTO: Mario Balotelli at Liverpool’s Melwood training ground ahead of his £16m move

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PHOTO: Mario Balotelli at Liverpool's Melwood training ground ahead of his £16m move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Mario Balotelli is finally a Liverpool player. Photos of the 24 year old Italian genius has just come up as the striker is now at the Reds'Melwood training ground ahead of his £16m move from Italian giants AC Milan.

Manchester United plan €82m spending spree after transfer blow

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Manchester United plan €82m spending spree after transfer blow - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Sky Sports have reported that Angel Di Maria set to touch down in England ahead of his record breaking £63.9m move to Manchester United. The report claims that the Argentine is set to have his medical today at lunchtime to finally complete his move to the Red Devils.

PHOTO: New Liverpool signing arrives ahead of move, set to be present tonight at Manchester

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PHOTO: New Liverpool signing arrives ahead of move, set to be present tonight at Manchester - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Mario Balotelli has just arrived at the Melwood Training complex ahead of his£16m move to Liverpool. Reports from the Italian website TMW has claimed that the 24 year old is set to present at the stands of the Etihad Stadium as Liverpool take on Premier League Champions Manchester City tonight in what promises to be mouth watering clash.

€40m Manchester United target ‘unsure’ about future, transfer likely?

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€40m Manchester United target 'unsure' about future, transfer likely? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After we had reported yesterday that Manchester United are preparing a €40m bid for Fiorentina star Juan Cuadrado, reports from Italian newspaper La Nazione claim that the 26 year old is unsure about his future at the La Viola.

Deal possible, Arsenal could seal transfer with Napoli

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Deal possible, Arsenal could seal transfer with Napoli - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal like many other Premier League top clubs would be looking to do some late businesses in the final week of the transfer window.

The Gunners are all set to sell German international Lukas Podolski, who is seen as surplus to requirements at the Emirates.

Player rules out Chelsea transfer, likely to stay

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Player rules out Chelsea transfer, likely to stay - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It has gone really for Fernando Torres at Chelsea. Ever since his £50m move from Liverpool in the January transfer window of 2011, form has deserted the Spaniard and the 30 year old now looks a shadow of the player he was at Anfield.

Arsenal can sign €45m Chelsea target for €30-€35m, club willing to sell

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Arsenal can sign €45m Chelsea target for €30-€35m, club willing to sell - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

A new twist in the William Carvalho saga, as we enter the final week of the summer transfer window.

Just a quick recap. Throughout last season, we saw, Manchester United were heavily (and by heavily by mean massively) linked with a move for Carvalho.

Manchester United’s £68m record breaking transfer set to take place in next 24 hours

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Manchester United's £68m record breaking transfer set to take place in next 24 hours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid winger Angel di Maria is expected to fly to England within next 24 hours as Manchester United are inching closer to smash the British transfer record.

According to reports from The Times, negotiations between the two clubs continued last night and it seems that a deal has been struck.

Liverpool ‘one step away’ from their latest signing

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Liverpool 'one step away' from their latest signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool could officially announce the signing of Mario Balotelli today. The Italian striker will become the ninth major signing of the season for the Reds and there could be one or two more signings before the transfer window closes.

Manchester United’s €30m target could set for transfer today

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Manchester United's €30m target could set for transfer today - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United and Bayern Munich last week had made contacts with Serie A giant Roma over the possible transfer of defender Mehdi Benatia.

The highly rated Moroccan defender has set his heart out on leaving the club and was not included in Roma's last friendly match.

Arsenal target waits another year as United reject Madrid’s asking price

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Arsenal target waits another year as United reject Madrid's asking price - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid are on the verge of losing arguably one of their best players of last season, Angel di Maria to Manchester United, after widespread report suggesting that a deal has been struck for the Argentine.

Agent Confirms Chelsea Interest In €25m Striker, Deal Could Happen

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Agent Confirms Chelsea Interest In €25m Striker, Deal Could Happen - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Roma striker Matija Destro, could be on his way to Chelsea, the player's agent Claudio Vigorelli has confirmed. In an interview given to reputed Italian website alfredopedulla.com, Vigorelli stated that Blues' manager Jose Mourinho is a big fan of Destro, and was interested in pursuing the 23 year-old.

SAF’s star signing confident Manchester United will bounce back

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SAF's star signing confident Manchester United will bounce back - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Robin van Persie says Manchester United will bounce back despite their failure to seal the first win of the new Premier League season.

Juan Mata gave a lead to Louis van Gaal's side early in the first half before it was cancelled by the former Manchester City midfielder Jack Rodwell's header few minutes later.

Three players Arsenal must sign this week

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Three players Arsenal must sign this week - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsene Wenger was pleased with his side's fighting spirit as Arsenal came from behind to earn a points at Goodison Park against Everton.

The Gunners have made an unbeaten start to the season yet questions been raised about their title credentials already.

From Spain: Manchester United Target Still Tops Barcelona’s Wish-List

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From Spain: Manchester United Target Still Tops Barcelona's Wish-List - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have more or less completed the signing of Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid. But the quality so vitally needed in the centre of midfield is still absent. With the move for Arturo Vidal falling through in the last few days, the Red Devils' best option seems to be highly-rated Fiorentina player Juan Cuadrado.

Arsenal set to bid again for €45m transfer target in the coming week

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Arsenal set to bid again for €45m transfer target in the coming week - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After having a€25m bid rejected by Sporting, Arsenal are set to pursue their interest in William Carvalho but any such bid by the Gunners will be dependent on whether Arsene Wenger's side beat Turkish opposition Besiktas for a Champions League place.

Manchester United closing in on Dutch duo

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Manchester United closing in on Dutch duo - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have been busy this week in the transfer market.

The Red Devils have completed the signing of Marcos Rojo from Sporting club and appear to be closing in on 2014 UEFA Champions League winner Ángel Di María.

- originally posted on Soccerlens.com

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- originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have been busy this week in the transfer market.

The Red Devils have completed the signing of Marcos Rojo from Sporting club and appear to be closing in on 2014 UEFA Champions League winner Ángel Di María.

Manager Louis van Gaal is still believed to be interested in another defender and a holding midfielder.

Manchester United ready to lodge €40m bid for World cup star

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Manchester United ready to lodge €40m bid for World cup star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The last week of the transfer window promises to be a cracker, as Premier League giants Manchester United look set to splash cash on signing at least three players apart from Angel di Maria, who is closing in on joining them, as perthe reports.

New Look Chelsea Offers Promise And Hope

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New Look Chelsea Offers Promise And Hope - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea's undoing in last season's title race was undoubtedly their performances against sides from the bottom half of the table. In the absence of a quality central midfielder who could pick a pass over or through defences, and a quality striker who could convert half-chances into goals, the Blues struggled to break sides down.

Player all set to leave the club, Arsenal ready for latest transfer

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Player all set to leave the club, Arsenal ready for latest transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal showed great resilience and ability to fight back, once again, as they drew 2-2 against Everton at Goodison Park, after going 2-0 down at half time.

Arsene Wenger started without Olivier Giroud, who made the big difference after coming on as sub, and used Alexis Sanchez in the false nine role.

DEAL CLOSE: Manchester United’s €35m target set for transfer

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DEAL CLOSE: Manchester United's €35m target set for transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

A couple of days ago I provided an in depth analysis of the Mehdi Benatia transfer saga. After it was believed that Bayern Munich would be distancing themselves away from the Moroccan thanks to Roma's astronomical price tag on the player, reports from the local newspaper Il Messaggeroclaim that Benatia is all set to join the German Champions by the next 48 hours.

Manchester United to secure €65m signing in the ‘next few hours’

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Manchester United to secure €65m signing in the 'next few hours' - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United are inching closer to signing Real Madrid winger Angel di Maria, after the winger skipped his training and all set to fly to England.

Madrid friendlynewspaper El Confidencial suggested this morning that Manchester United are on the brink of securing a€65m for the Argentine.

Manchester United set to sign Ángel Di María for £63.9m

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Manchester United set to sign Ángel Di María for £63.9m - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United are set to sign Ángel Di María from Real Madrid for a British transfer record €80 million (£63.9m).

Reliable Spanish journalist Guillem Balagué confirmed the news moments ago via his Twitter account, saying Di María "will be at all effects a Manchester United player very very soon":

So Ancelotti confirms di María is gone.

Reliable journalist says man Utd ‘look certain’ to sign Di María

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Reliable journalist says man Utd 'look certain' to sign Di María - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reliable Spanish football journalist Guillem Balagué says Manchester United 'look certain' to sign Real Madrid left winger Ángel Di María next week.

Speaking exclusively to Sky Sports, Balagué said:

"At long last there is significant movement in the seemingly never ending, ‘Will he stay or will he go' saga of Ángel Di María.

Mourinho doesn’t want to sell Chelsea flop

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Mourinho doesn't want to sell Chelsea flop - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea manager José Mourinho admitted after his side's 2-0 victory over Leicester City today that he wants to keep Fernando Torres at Stamford Bridge.

The Spanish striker was left out of the matchday squad with Diego Costa starting up front for the Blues and 36-year old Didier Drogba making an appearance from the bench in the second half.

Wenger claims Arsenal have learned from last season

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Wenger claims Arsenal have learned from last season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger says the desire and resilience shown from his players is what earned them a point at Goodison Park today.

The Gunners had trailed Everton 2-0 going into the final 10 minutes before goals from Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud late on rescued his side a point which had looked unlikely ever since going behind in the 19th minute.

Mourinho brands Chelsea players ‘lazy’ after 2-0 win

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Mourinho brands Chelsea players 'lazy' after 2-0 win - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

José Mourinho was pleased with his side's second half performance in Chelsea's 2-0 win over newly-promoted Leicester City today but knows there is room for improvement after the two sides went in at half-time deadlocked.

Di Maria very close to joining Manchester United, deal almost done, will wear no 7 shirt

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Di Maria very close to joining Manchester United, deal almost done, will wear no 7 shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

WOW! Just WOW! This is a massive news for Manchester United fans!

Manchester United are close to signing Real Madrid winger Angel di Maria, according to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague.

Deal agreed, Liverpool set for latest transfer

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Deal agreed, Liverpool set for latest transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have agreed a deal to sell Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva to Napoli on a season long loan, with an option to make it permanent, according to reports from Italy.

Sportmediaset claim as relayed by Football Italia that Napoli have agreed deal with the Reds to reunite Lucas with his former managerRafaBenitez.

Manchester United player’s injury to force another Liverpool transfer?

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Manchester United player's injury to force another Liverpool transfer? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Italian media outlet TMW have cited Naples based newspaper Il MattinothatMarouane Fellaini's recent ankle injurycould fuel Lucas Leiva's move away from Liverpool.

The report from Il Mattino claims that Manchester United are now softening their stand on Fellaini, whose future certainly seems away from Old Trafford.

Arsenal star or Manchester United reject set for transfer move?

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Arsenal star or Manchester United reject set for transfer move? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In a bolt out of the blue, the trusted and reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website have claimed that Serie A champions Juventus are very much interested in World Cup winner Lukas Podolski and are ready to make contact with Arsenal in the coming week.

Arsenal’s World Cup-Winning Striker Targeted By Juventus

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Arsenal's World Cup-Winning Striker Targeted By Juventus - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

With just over a week left to go till it slams shut, the transfer window is hotting up. Arsenal have been in the news a lot lately, and it seems likely that manager Arsene Wenger will make at least one more addition to the squad in the days that remain.

Chelsea’s £20 Million Target To Stay In Italy?

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Chelsea's £20 Million Target To Stay In Italy? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea's move for Roma's prodigal striker Matija Destro has hit a snag. According to Italian website GDM, AC Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani has made contact with Roma Chairman Walter Sabatini over a possible move for the 23 year-old.

£60m Chelsea target soon set to sign big money contract

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£60m Chelsea target soon set to sign big money contract - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Well, this is not exactly the kind of news Chelsea fans would want to hear. Reports from Italian media outlet Sport Mediasetclaim that midfielder Paul Pogba is soon to sign a contract extension with Juventus which will keep him with the Bianconeri till 2019.

Manchester United’s €65m target packed his suitcase, all set for transfer

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Manchester United's €65m target packed his suitcase, all set for transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Carlo Ancelotti didn't use Angel di Maria in Real Madrid's defeat against Atletico Madrid in the Super Cup due to "technical reasons."

That didn't stop Spanish media to speculate about the future of the Argentine.

Arsenal and Chelsea can land target for €15m, player given permission to leave

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Arsenal and Chelsea can land target for €15m, player given permission to leave - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Carlo Ancelotti was asked about the future of midfielder of Sami Khedira again in the post match press conference yesterday where the Italian said "I gave him permission to leave.

Benatia’s head turned after Manchester United meeting

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Benatia's head turned after Manchester United meeting - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Mehdi Benatia transfer saga has taken another twist. The highly rated central defender has been a reported target of Premier League giants Manchester United and Chelsea, while recent reports suggest German giants Bayern Munich were plotting a move to sign him.

5 World-Class Players United Have Failed To Sign In The Last Two Years

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5 World-Class Players United Have Failed To Sign In The Last Two Years - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United's decline over the last 12 months has been startling. It's been more than just a decline. A landslide, probably, would be a more suitable word. In the 2010-11 season, they convincingly brushed aside their nearest rivals to win the Premier League by a mammoth 11 points.

Possible Manchester United starting lineup against Sunderland

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Possible Manchester United starting lineup against Sunderland - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United travel to the Stadium of Light to face Sunderland on Sunday afternoon, looking to bounce back strongly after their opening day defeat at the hands of Swansea.

New manager Louis van Gaal kept himself busy on the transfer front over the week, as Manchester United secured their third major signing of the summer, Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon.

Manchester United manager wants expectations lowered

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Manchester United manager wants expectations lowered - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has called for patience with regards to turning the club's fortunes around.

The Dutch manager is not enjoying the fans who are expecting instant success in his first season at Old Trafford.

Arsenal face tough test at Everton on Saturday

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Arsenal face tough test at Everton on Saturday - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Four days after travelling to Istanbul, Turkey and drawing 0-0 with Beşiktaş, Arsenal return to Premier League action on Saturday to face Everton at Goodison Park.

Everton were 3-0 winners in this fixture back in April as the Gunners momentarily let slip of fourth place and UEFA Champions League football before finishing the season strongly.

AC Milan Look To Scupper Arsenal’s Move For Promising French Midfielder

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AC Milan Look To Scupper Arsenal's Move For Promising French Midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Just when Arsenal looked in pole position to sign teenage sensation Adrien Rabiot from French champions Paris Saint-Germain, there has come a twist in the tale. According to the reliable Italian website Tuttosport, AC Milan are attempting a last-minute steal of Rabiot from the Gunner's clutches.

PHOTO: Mario Balotelli arrives at Melwood for medical

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PHOTO: Mario Balotelli arrives at Melwood for medical - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool are close to completing the signing of Italy striker Mario Balotelli.

The AC Milan striker has arrived at Melwood (photo courtesy Liverpool Echo) and will undergo a medical.

Liverpool have agreed a £16m deal for him and the former Manchester City striker is expected to sign a five-year-deal, earning around £110k wages per week.

Why Mario Balotelli will be a hit at Liverpool

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Why Mario Balotelli will be a hit at Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Mario Balotelli is on the brink of a return to the Premier League, with Liverpool agreeing a £16m fee with AC Milan. Balotelli is due on Merseyside to complete the deal. Some have questioned the move, whereas others have applauded it.

Mackay & LMA Show the Worst of English Football

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Mackay & LMA Show the Worst of English Football - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

When you have to issue an apology for a press release that was supposed to act in part as an apology, you know you're in big trouble.

The Malky Mackay situation went from repugnant to absurd to borderline comical after the LMA's press statement released on Thursday had the audacity to downplay racist, homophobic, and sexist texts exchanged between Malky Mackay and Iain Moody.

Manchester United Midfielder Heading For Old trafford Exit

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Manchester United Midfielder Heading For Old trafford Exit - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

When Nani and Anderson were brought to Manchester United by Sir Alex Ferguson from Portugal in 2007, they were compared to Cristiano Ronaldo and Paul Scholes respectively. Two years later, when Ronaldo left and Scholes neared retirement, they were seen as the heirs to the thrones vacated by these Old Trafford legends.

Manchester United striker asked to leave club by Louis Van Gaal

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Manchester United striker asked to leave club by Louis Van Gaal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Well, well, well! This is not exactly the kind of news Manchester United fans have been waiting for. Reports from English tabloid Guardian claim that Louis Van Gaal has asked striker Danny Welbeck to leave the Red Devils.

Manchester United ready to agree player’s terms with Real Madrid

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Manchester United ready to agree player's terms with Real Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Italian website TMW, Real Madrid reserve side Real madrid Castilla who are now coached by the legendary Zinedine Zidane have asked Manchester United for a season long deal for defenderGuillermo Varela.

Manchester United handed major boost in signing €38m Chelsea target

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Manchester United handed major boost in signing €38m Chelsea target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Readers of Soccerlens would very well appreciate how we have covered the transfer situation regarding Roma's Mehdi Benatia right throughout the summer. The Moroccan has been the subject of interest from Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Bayern Munich in the transfer window and its still not known where will be the defender's next destination.

Agent confirms Manchester United interest in Chelsea target

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Agent confirms Manchester United interest in Chelsea target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The agent of Brazilian Lucas Silva has told Brazilian press that Manchester United are interested in the youngster.

Reports in British press earlier this week suggested that Manchester United were interested in the 21-year old.

From Italy: Liverpool could involve in transfer with Serie A club

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From Italy: Liverpool could involve in transfer with Serie A club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Serie A giants Napoli are targeting Liverpool duo Lucas Leiva and Fabio Borini, according to reports from Italy.

Italian newspaper Tuttosport claim that Napoli are monitoring the possibility of signingLiverpool duo Lucas and Borini, however, a lot will depend on the outcome of their match against Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday.

3 Players Arsenal Must Sign To Challenge For The Premier League

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3 Players Arsenal Must Sign To Challenge For The Premier League - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal have had a decent transfer window, by their standards. Normally, the onset of the summer signifies the end of at least one big-name player's career at the Emirates. The Gunners have though, managed to retain all their stars this year, whilst also adding to the squad by signing three talented players in Mathieu Debuchy, Calum Chambers and Alexis Sanchez.

Arsenal prepare late attempt to snatch £50m Chelsea target duo

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Arsenal prepare late attempt to snatch £50m Chelsea target duo - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger had hinted yesterday in the press conference that he could delve into the transfer market again before the window closes.

The injury to Spaniard Mikel Arteta has forced Wenger to rethink about his midfield options.

Deal close, Manchester United set to seal transfer with Juventus

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Deal close, Manchester United set to seal transfer with Juventus - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It seems like Manchester United can finally secure a deal with Juventus. Through out this summer we have been fed with all sorts of transfer rumours surrounding Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal.

Liverpool could settle for one more transfer, star considers option

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Liverpool could settle for one more transfer, star considers option - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool yesterday have agreed a deal to sign Mario Balotelli from AC Milan for a reported fee of£16m.

The Italian striker would join on a five-year-deal earning around£110k per week, according to The Times.

Manchester United prepare shock move for €14m midfielder

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Manchester United prepare shock move for €14m midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Surely, the transfer window has gone crazy. He is back on Manchester United radar. Remember the name Fredy Guarin.

We all know what happened last summer with Guarin. He was heavily linked with a move to English clubs and was even set to join Juventus but in the end none of the deals materialised and he remained a player for the Nerazzurri.

Five Players Who Simply Have To Perform This Season

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Five Players Who Simply Have To Perform This Season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

If you include Manchester United as one of the Premier League's top five, then four of the top five started the season with a win at the weekend. Already, the Premier League table has an ominously familiar look to it as the top four of last season now occupy similar places in the table once again.

Soccerlens Guide to the Soccerex Football Festival

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Soccerlens Guide to the Soccerex Football Festival - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Soccerex Football Festival is coming to the Etihad Stadium, Manchester on the weekend of 6-7 September.

With international football taking place that weekend and England not playing until Monday 8 September away in Switzerland, this is an opportunity to see football stars of yesteryear in action.

Arsenal target shuns new deal, ‘shame’ says club manager

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Arsenal target shuns new deal, 'shame' says club manager - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal have received a huge boost in their race to sign PSG youngster Adrien Rabiot.

PSG managerLaurent Blanc wants the player to stay with them and continue his career at the Parisien club, but so far have failed to convince him to sign a new deal.

Win tickets to Everton v Chelsea and a copy of EA Sports FIFA 15

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Win tickets to Everton v Chelsea and a copy of EA Sports FIFA 15 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Soccerlens has teamed up with EA SPORTS™, the Official Sports Technology Partner of the Barclays Premier League, to offer one lucky reader a pair of tickets to Everton v Chelsea on 30.08.

Manchester United make official bid for Argentine winger

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Manchester United make official bid for Argentine winger - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Benfica like other major Portugal clubs are a selling club. They have sold some of their star players already like Ezequiel Garay and Lazar Markovic in the past 12 months and could lose Argentine winger Nicolas Gaitan as well this summer.

Confirmed: Liverpool interested in incredibly skilful striker

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Confirmed: Liverpool interested in incredibly skilful striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool are showing a keen interest in Fulham striker Patrick Roberts according to FulhammanagerFelix Magath.

The teenager was involved in the 1-0 defeat to Wolves on Wednesday night, where he made his first start of the season and is reportedly targeted by Liverpool.

Manchester United offer €40m plus striker to sign long term target

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Manchester United offer €40m plus striker to sign long term target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In a last ditch attempt to sign long term target Arturo Vidal, Manchester United have reportedly offered $53m (€40m) plus striker Javier Hernandez to Juventus, according to Chilean media outlet El Mercurio.

Everton vs Arsenal: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions

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Everton vs Arsenal: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal face a stern test if they are to make it two wins from two on Saturday with a trip to Goodison Park.

The Gunners left it late to beat Crystal Palace last weekend thanks to Aaron Ramsey's winner in stoppage time.

Sunderland vs Manchester United: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions

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Sunderland vs Manchester United: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United travel to the Stadium of Light on Sunday in search of their first points of the 2014-15 season and first under manager Louis van Gaal.

The Red Devils suffered a surprise defeat at home to Swansea City last weekend to start their season.

Manchester City vs Liverpool: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions

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Manchester City vs Liverpool: Preview, possible lineups & Predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The bank holiday weekend ends with a mouth-watering tie as the top two teams from last season go head-to-head at the Etihad Stadium.

Manchester City and Liverpool both started their season with a victory and if either side can maintain their 100% start after this match they will have every reason to feel confident about the remainder of their season.

Chelsea in talks with midfielder’s agent for transfer

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Chelsea in talks with midfielder's agent for transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports from Holland claim that Marco Van Ginkel's agent has publiclyspoken on his client's desire to leave Chelsea for more game time on the pitch. The 21 year old's career at Chelsea has not gone according to plans and the player now wants to leave the Stamford Bridge outfit rather than warming the sidelines.

Manchester United presented golden chance to seal £50m transfer

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Manchester United presented golden chance to seal £50m transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Yesterday, I wrote an article on this Argentine winger Angel di Maria: Now or Never for Manchester United.

In that article, I highlighted the fact that Manchester United need someone like Di Maria to bring the mojo back at Old Trafford.

PHOTO: Mario Balotelli to wear no 45 shirt for Liverpool?

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PHOTO: Mario Balotelli to wear no 45 shirt for Liverpool? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Mario Balotelli will wear the no 45 shirt for Liverpool. His agent Mino Raiola has posted this on instagram.

Liverpool have agreed a£16m deal to sign the Italian striker.

James Pearce of The Liverpool Echo tweeted that talks between both the clubs (regarding paper works and financial details) havereached successful conclusion and that the player will now fly into UK this afternoon to begin medical.

Angel di Maria: Now or Never for Manchester United

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Angel di Maria: Now or Never for Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has made it clear today that star winger Angel di Maria wishes to leave the club.

The news should ignitehope to the Manchester United camp as they are one of the reportedly interested parties to land the Argentine.

PHOTO: New Liverpool signing leaves club’s training for last time

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PHOTO: New Liverpool signing leaves club's training for last time - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

With Liverpool agreeing on a €20m deal with AC Milan for Italian striker Mario Balotelli, the controversial genius has left the Rossoneri's training facilities for the last time before his medical tomorrow at the Melwood training complex.

Possible Arsenal starting lineup against Everton

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Possible Arsenal starting lineup against Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal travel to Merseyside to face Everton on Saturday in the Premier League late kick off looking to maintain their unbeaten run to the season so far.

The Gunnershad to fight hard against Crystal Palace to get three full points on the opening day of the season.

Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Leicester

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Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Leicester - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea produced what was arguably the performance of the weekend on the opening day of the season, playing some scintillating football en route to beating Burnley 3-1 at Turf Moor.

The Blues' second game is also against a newly-promoted team, as they face off against last Leicester City on Saturday, in their first game at Stamford Bridge this season.

United player to leave club if Liverpool sign €20m rated Arsenal target

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United player to leave club if Liverpool sign €20m rated Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

As Liverpool are closing in on Italian striker Mario Balotelli on a €20m deal from AC Milan, Javier Hernandez heads the Rossoneri's list to replace the 24 year old according to Football Italia.

The Cech Question: Why Chelsea Need Two World-Class Keepers To Win Titles

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The Cech Question: Why Chelsea Need Two World-Class Keepers To Win Titles - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Summer of 2004. Chelsea Football Club have a new manager in Jose Mourinho. They also have a new goalkeeper in Petr Cech. Signed from Rennes by previous boss Claudio Ranieri, the Czech Republic international, just 22, has caught the eye of every big-name club in Europe.

How Liverpool will line up with Mario Balotelli

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How Liverpool will line up with Mario Balotelli - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have agreed a£16m deal with AC Milan to sign Mario Balotelli.

The controversial Italian striker has confirmed to his team mates that he is leaving Milan and will join the Merseyside outfit.

Chelsea Offer Torres On Loan To Land Promising Young Roma Striker

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Chelsea Offer Torres On Loan To Land Promising Young Roma Striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It is incredible to many Chelsea fans how Fernando Torres has remained at the club for so long, despite never being able to scale the heights from his Liverpool days. There have been several talks and rumours of a move away from Stamford Bridge, but nothing has ever materialised.

Officials in London, €40m Chelsea & Manchester United target gets his suitcase ready

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Officials in London, €40m Chelsea & Manchester United target gets his suitcase ready - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It seems like the transfer window is slowly heating up. With only 11 days left to go, before the window shuts, club all over the world are in a hurry to fine tune their squad as much as possible.

Raiola in England, talks ongoing, Liverpool desperate to land long term Arsenal target

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Raiola in England, talks ongoing, Liverpool desperate to land long term Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has stressed the need to sign one more striker before the transfer window closes in 11 days time from today.

The Reds have been linked with a move for Monaco's world class striker Radamel Falcao.

Club legend ‘scared’ Manchester United could become like Liverpool

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Club legend 'scared' Manchester United could become like Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Every body expected that post Sir Alex Ferguson era will be tough for any new Manchester United manager. But, probably no body thought it would be this tough. Not even club legend Paul Scholes.

Barcelona to spend €70m & still profit from Manchester United’s indecisiveness

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Barcelona to spend €70m & still profit from Manchester United's indecisiveness - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Yesterday it was confirmed by FIFA that Barcelona won't be allowed tosign any players in the next two transfer windows, although the Catalan club are likely toappeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to change the verdict.

Arsenal suffer huge transfer blow in the race to sign €45m Chelsea target

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Arsenal suffer huge transfer blow in the race to sign €45m Chelsea target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal have suffered another blow in their attempt to sign highly rated central midfielder William Carvalho, after Portugal club Sporting refused their latest offer, according to reports from A Bola.

Deal Close, Agreement reached, Liverpool set to sign €20m striker

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Deal Close, Agreement reached, Liverpool set to sign €20m striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

So, it's finally happening! WOW

Liverpool are closing on securing a deal for one of the most controversial yet talented strikers of this generation, Mario Balotelli from AC Milan.

Former Premier League Manager Probed In ‘Sexist And Racist’ Text Messages Row

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Former Premier League Manager Probed In 'Sexist And Racist' Text Messages Row - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Premier League has been hit by another serious scandal. After Andy Gray and Richard Keys' sexist comments and John Terry and Luis Suarez's racism incidents, we now have a case with both the discriminations rolled into one.

Manager confirms €62m Manchester United target has asked to leave the club

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Manager confirms €62m Manchester United target has asked to leave the club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have been handed a massive boost in signing their long-term transfer target Angel Di Maria in this summer transfer window after Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti confirmed the player has asked to leave his current employers.

Klose’s retirement: Is this the end of the “6 yard box striker”?

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Klose's retirement: Is this the end of the "6 yard box striker"? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It only takes a glance at the sixteen goals scored by Klose in World Cups to understand what kind of forward he is.

All goals were finished from inside the area. Almost every single one was executed perfectly from within 12 yards, and almost half were headers.

Arsene Wenger: a fan’s profile of a true football genius

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Arsene Wenger: a fan's profile of a true football genius - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Current Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger or Le Professeur as he is also referred to by fans and those in the British media is one of the most intelligent and forward thinking managers in the game.

Former defender says why Manchester United failed to sign Chelsea star

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Former defender says why Manchester United failed to sign Chelsea star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Former Manchester United defender Paul McGrath believes Cesc Fabregas would have been a player at old Trafford if not for the "lack of the leadership."

The Spain international was made clear by Barcelona that his services are no longer required at Camp Nou.

Manchester United revitalized by Robin Van Persie’s early return

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Manchester United revitalized by Robin Van Persie's early return - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have received a major boost ahead of their weekend's away encounter at Sunderland as talismanic striker Robin Van Persie is set for a return. The Guardian reports that the 31 year old is now on line to feature for the Red Devils finally after attaining match fitness.

Manchester United to make formal move for €45m long term target

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Manchester United to make formal move for €45m long term target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have lodged a formal offer for their long term target Nicolas Gaitan. It was back in April 2012, Jason Burt of the The Telegraphpublished the story that says Manchester United had agreed a deal to sign Gaitan.

Liverpool prepare €65m ‘tempting’ offer for Real Madrid target

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Liverpool prepare €65m 'tempting' offer for Real Madrid target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports from France, Liverpool are set to beat Real Madrid in the race to sign Colombian striker Radamel Falcao.

A source close to French club AS Monaco admitted that they are aware of strong interest from Liverpool for the 28-year-old goal machine, but they haven't received any formal offers yet.

FROM FRANCE: Arsenal can land Chelsea target for €25m

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FROM FRANCE: Arsenal can land Chelsea target for €25m - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After we reported last week that Paris St Germain were looking to offload 19 year old, reports from French media outlet RMC claim that the player has been slapped with a €25m price tag.

It is believed that Arsenal and Italian giants Roma are the leading clubs in pursuit of the player but it would come as a huge surprise should either of the duo match PSG's astronomical asking price for the teenager who has very little experience in the highest echelons of European football.

PHOTO: Marcos Rojo in Manchester United shirt

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PHOTO: Marcos Rojo in Manchester United shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Marcos Rojo has successfully completed his medical and is now Manchester United player after agreeing terms.

The Argentine international was Sporting Lisbon player before the Red Devils agreed terms with the Portuguese outfit for the sale of the versatile defender.

Why Philippe Coutinho deserved a call-up for the Selecao

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Why Philippe Coutinho deserved a call-up for the Selecao - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpoolmidfielder Philippe Coutinho has been called up, for the first time since he made his debut, for new Brazil coach Dunga's first squad. Dunga stated: "History shows that you can't start from scratch, it's important to keep some of the previous structure in place.

Manchester United’s €60m transfer target is fit, not for sale

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Manchester United's €60m transfer target is fit, not for sale - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Juventus Director Giuseppe Marotta has claimed that Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal is fully fine and has resumed training with the squad now that his knee is fully functional. Marotta also reaffirmed that the 27 year old Manchester United target is not for sale and there never has been negotiations with the Red Devils for the World Cup star.

Three Players Manchester United Must Sign After Marcos Rojo

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Three Players Manchester United Must Sign After Marcos Rojo - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have completed the signing of Argentinean defender Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon in Portugal. The 24 year-old was a star in the recent World Cup in Brazil as his national side reached the finals.

Former U.S. youth international Tony Taylor is heading to the Revolution

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Former U.S. youth international Tony Taylor is heading to the Revolution - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Former Under-20 U.S. international forward Tony Taylor (Center) is heading to the New England Revolution. Photo provided by Getty Images.

25-year-old American forward is headingto Major League Soccer side, the New England Revolution.

Manchester United agree €62m deal, player set to discuss contract terms

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Manchester United agree €62m deal, player set to discuss contract terms - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It seems like no body has any clue about what's going on with the Angel di Maria saga.

Madrid press believe that Carlo Ancelotti wants to keep Di Maria with him as he was one of the outstanding players of last season.

From Italy: Arsenal plot move to sign Brazilian winger

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From Italy: Arsenal plot move to sign Brazilian winger - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal have done few smart businesses this summer.

They have addressed the right back issue by signing Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle. They haveadded a world class player in Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona.

Liverpool’s big money target turned down mega offer from Manchester United

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Liverpool's big money target turned down mega offer from Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Marco Reus has been a long term target of Manchester United. The German attacking midfielder has been recentlylinked with a move to Liverpool and Bayern Munich as well this summer.

Manchester United seal smart deal: Full Transfer Story

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Manchester United seal smart deal: Full Transfer Story - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports emerged last night that Manchester United have agreed a deal to sign Sporting and Argentina defender Marcos Rojo. The deal also saw United winger Nani moving the other way on a season long loan.

PHOTO: World Cup star arrives for Manchester United medical

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PHOTO: World Cup star arrives for Manchester United medical - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Marcos Rojo was spotted in Manchester as the Argentine versatile has arrived to complete his medical.

The 24-year-old's former club Sporting Lisbon had agreed a deal with the Premier League giants for the sale of the Argentine international on Tuesday.

PHOTO: Manchester United player wearing new club’s shirt

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PHOTO: Manchester United player wearing new club's shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United winger Luis Nani has re-joined his former club Sporting Lisbon on a season-long loan.

The Portuguese international completed his switch to Old Trafford from Sporting in 2007.

Report: Juan Agudelo could be heading to 2.Bundesliga side, TSV 1860 München

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Report: Juan Agudelo could be heading to 2.Bundesliga side, TSV 1860 München - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Free agent American strikers Juan Agudelo could be heading to 2.Bundesliga side, TSV 1860 München, if rumors are true. Photo provided by SoccerByIves.net.

The 21-year-old U.

Chelsea and Manchester United’s €35m target agrees deal, could leave the club

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Chelsea and Manchester United's €35m target agrees deal, could leave the club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have agreed a deal to sign Marcos Rojo from Sporting. The Argentine who generally plays as a left-back is equally adept atplaying in central defence too.

REVEALED: World Cup star turned down astronomical Manchester United offer

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REVEALED: World Cup star turned down astronomical Manchester United offer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Bayern Munich star Thomas Muller has revealed he has rejected an astronomical offer from Manchester United in order to continue with the Bundesliga winners.

The 24-year-old was strongly linked with a move to Old Trafford after Louis van Gaal was appointed the manager of the Red Devils following the departure of David Moyes just after 10 months into his six year contract.

Arsene Wenger delivers update on possible new arrivals at The Emirates

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Arsene Wenger delivers update on possible new arrivals at The Emirates - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Not so good news for Arsenal fans if they are hoping to see a few more signings in the transfer window as the Gunners manager Arsene Wenger has revealed the North London club are not close to doing any signing.

PHOTO: Manchester United midfielder suffers ankle injury, left on crutches

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PHOTO: Manchester United midfielder suffers ankle injury, left on crutches - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Image courtesy: The Sun

Manchester United midfielderMarouane Fellaini has suffered an ankle injury during training and has been left on crutches, as you can see in the picture.

Former U.S. international Tony Taylor is heading to the Revolution

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Former U.S. international Tony Taylor is heading to the Revolution - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Former Under-20 U.S. international forward Tony Taylor (Center) is heading to the New England Revolution. Photo provided by Getty Images.

25-year-old American forward is headingto Major League Soccer side, the New England Revolution.

Done Deal: Manchester United announce latest transfer

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Done Deal: Manchester United announce latest transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have agreed a deal for Sporting defender Marcos Rojo, subject to medical and personal terms, the club has confirmed.

As a part of the deal winger Nani has joined his former club Sporting on a season long loan, Sporting has confirmed.

Premier League Team of The Week 1

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Premier League Team of The Week 1 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The opening week of the Premier League saw some outstanding individual performances as the best league in the world kicked off for the 2014-15 campaign. There were wins for Chelsea, Manchester City, Arsenal and Liverpool while Louis Van Gaal's career at Manchester United began with a shock home defeat.

Manchester United plot move for Dutch versatile player

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Manchester United plot move for Dutch versatile player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Time is running out for Ed Woodward and Manchester United.

Manchester United are in dire need of reinforcement. They have been linked with some world class players but with less than 13 days to go before the window closes, it remains to be seen, whether United can land those targets.

Liverpool and Manchester United midfield target available on free loan transfer

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Liverpool and Manchester United midfield target available on free loan transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Alex Song doesn't hold any future at Barcelona. The Cameroon international favours a move to the Premier League, after being told to find a new club.

Ideally Barcelona would wantto sell for a fee around£8m permanently, but are also willing to sell him on a season long loan for free.

Possible Arsenal Starting Lineup Against Besiktas

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Possible Arsenal Starting Lineup Against Besiktas - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal might not have established themselves as a genuine powerhouse in the continent, they are certainly being the most consistent club in Europe.

They hold anunrivalled record of Champions League qualification that will stretch to 17 consecutive years, should they see of Besiktas at theAtaturk Olympic Stadium in the first leg of their crucialChampions Leagueplay-off clash on Tuesday night.

Deal close, Manchester United target all set to fly to England at ‘any moment’

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Deal close, Manchester United target all set to fly to England at 'any moment' - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

With less two weeks to go before the transfer window shuts, pressure is mounting on Ed Woodward to make few signings.

Surgery is required and that too urgent. The question is whether the club is ready to shell out ridiculous money to get their preferred targets.

Liverpool’s big money transfer target set for exit, willing to take pay-cut

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Liverpool's big money transfer target set for exit, willing to take pay-cut - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

English media reported extensively that Liverpool are trying the best to lure Monaco's world class striker Radamel Falcao.

Reds manager Brendan Rodgers insisted after Liverpool's opening day victory against Southampton that he would try to land at least one more striker to the side and plethora of reports suggesting it could be Falcao.

5 Things We Learnt From Gameweek 1

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5 Things We Learnt From Gameweek 1 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Premier League is well and truly back. In just three days, the best league in the world showed us what we were sorely missing for the last 3 months, even with the World Cup taking place. Controversies, red cards, missed penalties, stunning goals, the opening gameweek had it all.

Arsenal set to announce latest transfer, player undergoes medical

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Arsenal set to announce latest transfer, player undergoes medical - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Title challengers always find a way to win, other teams rest on excuses.

Arsenal are genuine challenger for the Premier League title this season and their mettle was put to test on the opening day of the season.

Manchester United to involve in ‘complicate’ negotiation, star ready to accept offer

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Manchester United to involve in 'complicate' negotiation, star ready to accept offer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Like last summer, Manchester United are expected to remain busy in the transfer market, as the Red Devils are actively trying to secure few blockbuster deals before the window shuts.

Arsenal Target Chilean Striker Completes Shock QPR Switch

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Arsenal Target Chilean Striker Completes Shock QPR Switch - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Napoli's Eduardo Vargas has completed a move to Premier League new-boys Queen Park Rangers, Italian website Gianluca Di Marzio has reported. The Chilean forward will have a medical tomorrow and apply the finishing touches to his loan move.

Aron Jóhannsson will be missing more time from the field

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Aron Jóhannsson will be missing more time from the field - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Aaron Jóhannsson will be missing more time from the field, due to his recent groin surgery, according to his club AZ Alkmaar. Photo provided by USA Today.

The 23-year-old U.S. World Cup veteran will not be in action for club and country for at least six more weeks.

DONE DEAL: Manchester United finally set to sign World Cup Hero

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DONE DEAL: Manchester United finally set to sign World Cup Hero - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Finally there is some good news for Manchester United fans. The trusted and the reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website have confirmed that the Red Devils are finally set to acquire the services of World Cup star Marcos Rojo for €20m which will include Portuguese midfielder Nani's return to his former club on a season loan deal.

Arsenal target could soon make Premier League switch, Chilean media claims deal done

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Arsenal target could soon make Premier League switch, Chilean media claims deal done - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After Chilean media outlet Le Tercera claimed Napoli attacker Eduardo Vargas is set to have confided in his close friends about joining Arsenal, the trusted and respectable Gianluca Di Marzio have claimed that there are no confirmation of the rumours linking the player to the Gunners.

DONE DEAL: Chelsea all set to confirm another midfield signing

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DONE DEAL: Chelsea all set to confirm another midfield signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea midfielder Josh Mceachran has confirmed that he is set to sign for Dutch side Vitesse Arnhem on a season long loan deal. The 21 year old confirmed the news onhis Twitter handle.

Mceachran becomes the third player to join the Dutch club after the London club had also sent Brazilian defender Wallace and midfielder Bertrand Traore on loan deals to get some valuable experience rather than warming the sidelines at Stamford Bridge.

Liverpool player set to complete transfer, confirmation imminent

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Liverpool player set to complete transfer, confirmation imminent - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports from French Media outlet Le 10 Sport claim Liverpool defender Tiago Ilori is all set to join Bordeaux on a season long deal. Ilori was present at the club's training facilities ahead of completing his move to the French outfit.

Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Burnley

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Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Burnley - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea begin their season with a Monday night game away at Premier League new-boys Burnley. Turf Moor is sure to be buzzing after the Clarets gained promotion to the top-flight by finishing runners-up in the Championship last season.

DONE DEAL: Another player leaves Chelsea this summer

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DONE DEAL: Another player leaves Chelsea this summer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have allowed their winger Victor Moses to join Stoke City on a season-long loan on Saturday.

The Nigerian international spent the last season on-loan at Liverpool. However, the 23-year-old failed to shine for Brendan Rodgers' side and returned to Stamford Bridge earlier this summer.

Louis van Gaal: Robin van Persie is very close to Manchester United return

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Louis van Gaal: Robin van Persie is very close to Manchester United return - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has admitted that Robin van Persie's return to the starting XI is "very close."

The 31-year-old was with the Netherlands squad during the 2014 FIFA World Cup where they finished third in the summer tournament in Brazil.

Manchester United agree to sign €38m Chelsea target?

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Manchester United agree to sign €38m Chelsea target? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Louis van Gaal's reign as Mnachester United manager got off to the worst possible start as the Red Devils were beaten 2-1 by Swansea at home in what was the 2012-15 Premier League season's curtain raiser.

PHOTO: Alberto Moreno holding the Liverpool shirt

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PHOTO: Alberto Moreno holding the Liverpool shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have completed the signing of 22 year old Spanish defender Alberto Moreno from Sevilla today after the player underwent his medical at the Melwood training complex.

The left back becomes Brendan Rodgers' eight signing of the summer after the Reds agreed on a £12m deal with the Andalusian club.

DONE DEAL: Former Arsenal flop finally signs for new club on free transfer

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DONE DEAL: Former Arsenal flop finally signs for new club on free transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner has finally managed to find a club after Vfl Wolfsburg agreed a deal in signing him on Friday.

The Danish international's contract expired at the end of the last season and was released by the club.

PHOTO: Former Arsenal flop holding Bundesliga club’s shirt

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PHOTO: Former Arsenal flop holding Bundesliga club's shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


After being released by Arsenal as a free agent this summer, Nicklas Bendtner has finally managed to get a club as he has agreed a three-year deal with Vfl Wolfsburg.

The former striker of the North London club was a free agent and has now completed his switch to the German outfit on Friday.

Chelsea, United or Arsenal – Who will land €65m World class player?

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Chelsea, United or Arsenal Who will land €65m World class player? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The prospect of watching Edinson Cavani play in the Premier League is thrilling to one and all. The Uruguayan has been one of Europe's top strikers in the past three seasons, first arriving in the limelight with Napoli in 2011 and then further enhancing his reputation by shining for Paris Saint-Germain last season .

Liverpool lodge formal bid to land World Cup hero

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Liverpool lodge formal bid to land World Cup hero - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

This has been the biggest ever summer spending spree in Liverpool's illustrious history. The club has spent over£100m on signing eight players (Alberto Moreno not official yet, but we know it's all done) and there could be one or two more additions before the transfer window slum shut.

Arsenal star calls time on international career

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Arsenal star calls time on international career - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker has announced his retirement from international football. The Germany defender, who will be 30, this September, played 104 times for his country and finished his international career on a high by winning the World Cup in Brazil.

Club officials in London to complete £30m Chelsea transfer

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Club officials in London to complete £30m Chelsea transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Jose Mourinho recently claimed in press that Chelsea are not looking to sign Roma defender Mehdi Benatia. He insisted that the club has enough defensive resources and therefore are not looking to sign any more central defenders.

Chelsea Set To Offload Yet Another Midfielder

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Chelsea Set To Offload Yet Another Midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea's pruning of the squad is set to continue, with attacking midfielder Victor Moses close to completing a loan move to Stoke City for the upcoming season. The Telegraph has reported that manager Jose Mourinho has given his assent to the deal, to enable Moses to gain more playing-time.

Preview: The United States versus North Korea DPR in the quarterfinals of the Under-20 World Cup in Canada

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Preview: The United States versus North Korea DPR in the quarterfinals of the Under-20 World Cup in Canada - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

American forwrd Lindsey Horan (Center) will be the leading force to victory against North Korea DPR in the quarterfinal match of the 2014 U-20 Women's World Cup on Saturday in Toronto.

The United States Men’s National team will be facing Ecuador in Oct.

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The United States Men's National team will be facing Ecuador in Oct. - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Yanks will be hosting Ecuador on Oct. 10 at Rentschler Fied at East Hartford, CONN in a FIFA Friendly match. Photo provided by USA Today.

The Yanks will be hosting the South American side on Oct.

DONE DEAL: Midfielder leaves Manchester City on permanent transfer

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DONE DEAL: Midfielder leaves Manchester City on permanent transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester City have confirmed their midfielder Javi Garcia has completed a permanent switch to Zenit St Petersburg on Thursday.

A statement on the Citizens official website read, "Spanish midfielder Javi Garcia has left City to join Zenit St Petersburg on a permanent basis.

PHOTO: Manchester City midfielder in Zenit Saint Petersburg shirt

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PHOTO: Manchester City midfielder in Zenit Saint Petersburg shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Javi Garcia has completed his switch from Manchester City to Zenit Saint Petersburg on a five-year deal.

After a disappointing spell with the English champions, the Spain international decided to end his time with Manuel Pellgrini's side and make a switch to the Russian Premier League outfit.

Liverpool make formal bid for Manchester United target, player could join within hours

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Liverpool make formal bid for Manchester United target, player could join within hours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have made an offer (details of the offer is not known as of yet) for Barcelona and former Arsenal midfielder Alex Song, according to reports from Spain.

Yesterday, Catalan newspaper Sport published a story where they claimed Liverpool are among the interested parties willing to sign Song, who has had a tough period in Spain, since he joined fromArsenal in 2012.

Liverpool preview 2014-15: Rodgers aims to bury Ghost of Past

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Liverpool preview 2014-15: Rodgers aims to bury Ghost of Past - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

2008/09 Liverpool finished second under Rafael Benitez.

Despite losing Xabi Alonso the following season, no body, yes no body, thought Liverpool would finish outside top four.

Liverpool finished 7th.

Arsenal’s €65m offer for player could kill Manchester United’s hope of landing €80m star

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Arsenal's €65m offer for player could kill Manchester United's hope of landing €80m star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal could play a key part in solving the Angel di Maria saga.

Well, there was nothing complex in it. Di Maria was one of the key players for Real Madrid last season, but the club need to sell him having already signed James Rodriguez from Monaco.

Manchester United player set to leave club, deal likely in 48 hours

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Manchester United player set to leave club, deal likely in 48 hours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Marouane Fellaini's career is set to be over withing the coming 2-3 days as the midfieldercould well be shipped off to Italian side Napoli according to reports from Naples based media outlet Tutto Napoli.

£33m player rules out Chelsea and Manchester United move

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£33m player rules out Chelsea and Manchester United move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to ESPN, highly-rated defender Mehdi Benatia has ruled out a move from Roma this summer. The 27-year-old had been linked with Manchester United and Chelsea but it appears as though he will be staying in Italy.

Possible Liverpool starting lineup Against Southampton

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Possible Liverpool starting lineup Against Southampton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool on Sunday will begin their life post-Luis Suarez when they take on Southampton at Anfield on Sunday.

Southampton were one of the two clubs (Chelsea other one) that registered a victory over Liverpool at Anfield last season.

Take your seats, the Barclays Premier League is back!

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Take your seats, the Barclays Premier League is back! - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Premier League has seen many spectacular opening day moments goals, thrashings, title challenge markers and fantastic debuts that linger in the memory for months to come.

Then there are the true stand-out performances that make you sit up and take notice the stuff bottled up in highlight reels and sold around the world to further the Premier League's global reach.

Manchester United’s £16m bid take club into court battle

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Manchester United's £16m bid take club into court battle - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Marcos Rojo impressed heavily during the World Cup in Brazil. He was one of the consistent performers for Argentina in the World Cup and as natural consequence has been in hot demand among top European clubs.

Fiorentina Aim To Steal Arsenal Target At Bargain Price

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Fiorentina Aim To Steal Arsenal Target At Bargain Price - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsene Wenger's bid to strengthen the Gunners' midfield by bringing in Real Madrid's Sami Khedira may be about to suffer a blow. According to reports from Spanish website AS, Seria A side Fiorentina are making a late attempt to hijack the move and bring the German to the Stadio Artemio Franchi.

Chelsea and Arsenal given hope on signing dazzling Frenchman

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Chelsea and Arsenal given hope on signing dazzling Frenchman - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Paris Saint Germain are actively considering the option of selling midfielder Adrien Rabiot after theclub has failed to convince the youngster to sign a new contract in their latest meeting with the player's entourage.

The race for Major League Soccer teams to own a USL Pro franchise is heating up

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The race for Major League Soccer teams to own a USL Pro franchise is heating up - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Seattle Sounders FC future USL Pro club could potentially discover them their future Clint Dempsey (Left) and Obafemi Martins (Right), with the young players in the Seattle region getting some playing time to develop.

Arsenal preview 2014-15: A new dawn or the same old Gunners?

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Arsenal preview 2014-15: A new dawn or the same old Gunners? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

A new dawn awaits at North London as the azure skies over the Emirates is set to open up. After ending their trophy drought of over eight years by claiming the coveted FA Cup, Arsenal are perhaps set to for a significant Premier League title Challenge.

Chelsea Preview 2014-15: Action Begins for The Men In Blue

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Chelsea Preview 2014-15: Action Begins for The Men In Blue - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The new season brings inflated hopes of success and silverware at Chelsea Football Club. After a trophyless yet memorable campaign last season which had so many plus-points for the Blues, Jose Mourinho's men will want to make sure that all that positivity is translated into some tangible form of success.

Manchester United preview 2014-15: Rise like Phoenix from the Ashes

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Manchester United preview 2014-15: Rise like Phoenix from the Ashes - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After a disappointing campaign last season, Manchester United will kick-start the 2014-15 Premier League season against Swansea City under the guidance of their new manager Louis van Gaal.

Possible Manchester United starting lineup against Swansea City

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Possible Manchester United starting lineup against Swansea City - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United will kick-start the Premier League season against Swansea City at Old Trafford.

The Red Devils new manager Louis van Gaal will take in charge of his first competitive fixture after an impressive pre-season with the 20-time English champions.

DONE DEAL: Liverpool confirm latest transfer

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DONE DEAL: Liverpool confirm latest transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool defender Martin Kelly has joined Crystal Palaceon a permanent deal after agreeing terms and passing a medical at Selhurst Park, the club has confirmed.

Kelly graduated from the Liverpool's Academy system and made a total of 62 appearances for the Reds, scoring once.

Possible Arsenal starting lineup against Crystal Palace

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Possible Arsenal starting lineup against Crystal Palace - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Last two competitive games. Two Trophies. FA Cup and the Community Shield. Big things are expected of Arsenal this season in the Premier League.

Arsenal have made some smart signings this summer and are expecting to mount a serious challenge for the Barclays Premier League title this season.

Chelsea Set For Another Big Transfer With Atletico Madrid: Full Story

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Chelsea Set For Another Big Transfer With Atletico Madrid: Full Story - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In an extraordinary transfer story, Atletico Madrid are poised to make a shock move for Chelsea striker Andre Schurrle. Chelsea have already sold some big-name players from the club this season in David Luiz and Romelu Lukaku, but Schurrle's sale will be the most surprising of the lot if it goes through.

DONE DEAL: Tottenham confirm another summer addition

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DONE DEAL: Tottenham confirm another summer addition - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed they have agreed a deal with Seattle Sounders for the transfer of DeAndre Yedlin this summer.

The right-back was with the United States national squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup and impressed during the summer tournament in Brazil.

PHOTO: World Cup star holding Tottenham shirt

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PHOTO: World Cup star holding Tottenham shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Tottenham Hotspur have successfully managed to complete a move in bringing DeAndre Yedlin from Seattle Sounders to White Hart Lane this summer.

The United States international has expressed his delight after joining Mauricio Pochettino's side and claims his switch to the Premier League as a "dream move.

DONE DEAL: Jose Mourinho allows another World Cup player leave Chelsea

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DONE DEAL: Jose Mourinho allows another World Cup player leave Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have confirmed on Wednesday that they have allowed their winger Christian Atsu to join Everton on a season-long.

The West London club signed the 22-year-old from FC Porto last summer and the Ghana international spent the last season away from Stamford Bridge on-loan at Vitesse Arnhem.

PHOTO: Chelsea winger wearing another Premier League club’s shirt

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PHOTO: Chelsea winger wearing another Premier League club's shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Chelsea winger Christian Atsu has left Stamford Bridge and joined Everton on loan until the end of the season.

The Ghana international moved to Stamford Bridge from FC Porto last summer and despite his switch to the West London club, the 22-year-old spent the previous campaign on-loan at Vitesse Arnhem.

CONFIRMED: Manchester United star ruled out for four weeks with hamstring injury

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CONFIRMED: Manchester United star ruled out for four weeks with hamstring injury - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have confirmed their summer signing Luke Shaw is ruled out of action for the next four weeks due to hamstring injury.

The England international arrived at Old Trafford from Southampton earlier in June as he was set to replace Patrice Evra in the squad.

Liverpool Targeting World Cup Final Goalkeeper From Sampdoria

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Liverpool Targeting World Cup Final Goalkeeper From Sampdoria - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool are in the market for Argentine goalkeeper Sergio Romero, according to Italian website Gianluca Di Marzio. Current club Sampdoria are ready to sell the 27 year-old and Liverpool are said to be interested in bringing him to Anfield as a replacement to the recently departed Pepe Reina.

Yedlin’s arrival about more than marketing for Tottenham

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Yedlin's arrival about more than marketing for Tottenham - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Deandre Yedlin didn't start a single match at the World Cup. Nor did he score a goal, or record an assist. Hell, only once was he actually played in his normal right-back position. It didn't matter.

Manchester United clear favourite to land €50m Chelsea target

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Manchester United clear favourite to land €50m Chelsea target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United are strong favourites now to land Fiorentina's highly rated wing-back Juan Cuadrado after reports emerging from Catalan newspaper Sport that Barcelona, the other potential contender, have almost admitted defeat in the race to sign him.

Liverpool interested in €25m Manchester United target, no concrete offers yet

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Liverpool interested in €25m Manchester United target, no concrete offers yet - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool, Inter Milan and AC Milan are showing a keen interest in Barcelona and former Arsenal midfielder Alex Song, according to reports from Spain.

Song joined Barcelona in 2012 after serving Arsenal for seven long years.

The U.S. Men’s National team rumored friendly against Colombia falls through

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The U.S. Men's National team rumored friendly against Colombia falls through - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

James Rodríguez and the rest of the Colombian National team will not be playing the U.S. in Sept., due to written contracts falling apart. Photo provided by Getty Images.

The Yanks hopeful friendly against Colombia breaks down near the finish line.

EuroFantasyLeague.com Review: Building the Perfect Euro XI

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EuroFantasyLeague.com Review: Building the Perfect Euro XI - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Fantasy Football is back for another season, and while the Premier League incarnations are sure to be, once more, hugely successful in drawing players in, there will be a growing number of fans who are tempted to broaden their horizons, and try a more expansive brand of the fantasy genre.

Arsenal ready to swoop for World Cup star, face stiff competition for finalizing deal

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Arsenal ready to swoop for World Cup star, face stiff competition for finalizing deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in the Telegraph, Arsenal are ready to swoop for Olympiakos defender Kostas Manolas as Arsene Wenger prepares a final assault in the transfer market to fill the void left by Thomas Vermaelen, the Belgian who signed for Barcelona for £15m.

Manchester United make ‘inspirational’ new signing

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Manchester United make 'inspirational' new signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United, one of the biggest clubs in England and in the world, have time and again made ground breaking signings over the past couple of decades. They have shown class with yet another inspirational signing now.

HUGE BOOST for Arsenal: €25m midfielder could be heading for exit

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HUGE BOOST for Arsenal: €25m midfielder could be heading for exit - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

This is huge news for Arsenal fans. Reports from Spanish daily MARCA this morning claim that Gunners target and World Cup Winner Sami Khedira is being forced out of Real Madrid.

Khedira was left out of the squad by manager Carlo Ancelotti at Cardiff for Real Madrid's UEFA Super Cup tie against Sevilla which the Galacticos won by 2-0 thanks to a brace from Cristiano Ronaldo.

PHOTO: Alberto Moreno in Liverpool shirt at Melwood

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PHOTO: Alberto Moreno in Liverpool shirt at Melwood - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Photo courtesy @Storey_97YNWA

Liverpool are close to completing the signing of Alberto Moreno, who is expected to complete his medical by today or tomorrow.

The Reds officially announced that a deal had been struck with Sevilla for Moreno, which is thought to be region of£12m.

Eddie Johnson has been hit with a two game suspension

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Eddie Johnson has been hit with a two game suspension - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Eddie Johnson was handed a two game suspension from Major League Soccer on Wednesday. Photo provided by SportSpyder.com

The 30-year-old striker is serving a two game suspension because of violent conduct.

Manchester United step up interest in pursuit of €80m rated world class player

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Manchester United step up interest in pursuit of €80m rated world class player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports this morning from Spanish daily MARCA have claimed that Manchester United is now the most viable option for Real Madrid's Angel Di Maria. The Argentine saw his move to French Champions Paris St Germain fall off at the last minute as the nouveau riche side weren't willing to meet Real's price tag for the dazzling winger.

Five reasons why Arsenal could win Premier League title this Season

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Five reasons why Arsenal could win Premier League title this Season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

I have never really been able to take a man of fifty two that still wears an earring seriously, but Sky Sports pundit Charlie Nicholas' recent prediction that Arsenal will win the title this season is certainly not one that should be sniffed at.

Manchester United Striker On Hull City’s Radar

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Manchester United Striker On Hull City's Radar - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It's not easy being Danny Welbeck. Despite having undoubted talent, the Englishman has been unable to hold down a regular place in the Manchester United team since making his debut for the Red Devils back in 2008.

Liverpool target wants Manchester United move, club threatens disciplinary action

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Liverpool target wants Manchester United move, club threatens disciplinary action - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Major Portuguese daily O Jogo published a big article yesterday on Manchester United's reported interest in Sporting defender Marcos Rojo.

They claim Manchester United have offered€20m for his signature, but instead of paying at one go, they have proposed paymentsin parts -€12m up front and€8m on bonuses.

Manchester United’s big money target keen to secure move within next week

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Manchester United's big money target keen to secure move within next week - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Juan Cuadrado knows very well the time has come for him to test his potential at better leagues with top European clubs.

Fiorentina knows that as well. And when thetwo clubs vying for Cuadrado's signatures are Manchester United and Barcelona, the price tag is bound to inflate.

Chelsea enter race to sign €50m Manchester United target

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Chelsea enter race to sign €50m Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The term 'intensive media coverage' is perfectly applicable to the Catalan press for their coverages of Juan Cuadrado transfer saga this summer.

Although at times, it seemed to us, they are waxing same lyrics on a daily basis, but no other newspapers have covered the saga with such details than both Mundo Deportivo and Sport.

From Italy: Chelsea lodge £30m bid to sign Manchester United target

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From Italy: Chelsea lodge £30m bid to sign Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have made a formal bid of around£30mto sign Roma's highly rated defender Mehdi Benatia, according to reports from Italy.

Italian major newspaper Corriere dello Sport reports today that the Blues have offered€37.

Manchester United offer €8m-per-year deal to land €60m world class midfielder

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Manchester United offer €8m-per-year deal to land €60m world class midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Time is running out for Manchester United. They have the funds to spend. They have been linked with several world class players over the past couple of months. But where are the deals?

Alan Gordon is heading back to the Los Angeles Galaxy

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Alan Gordon is heading back to the Los Angeles Galaxy - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Alan Gordon will be leaving the San Jose Earthquakes, after a trade was completed between San Jose and the Galaxy on Monday. Sending the Southern California native back home. Photo provided by the San Jose Earthquakes.

The United States Soccer Federation, confirm the U.S. and Republic Ireland FIFA friendly match in November

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The United States Soccer Federation, confirm the U.S. and Republic Ireland FIFA friendly match in November - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

U.S. Head Coach Jürgen Klinsmann will be taking his squad to Dublin, Ireland on Nov. 18 to take on the Irish at the Aviva Stadium. Photo provided by state.

Premier League Preview: Relegation Candidates

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Premier League Preview: Relegation Candidates - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

This weekend marks the beginning of the 2014/2015 Premier League season, with Manchester City looking to retain their crown and win their third league title in four seasons. However, the battle to avoid relegation will be just as exciting, with no club guaranteed safety.

Manchester City: Changing the Face of English Football

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Manchester City: Changing the Face of English Football - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It is fair to say that while Chelsea may be viewed as the first of English football's Nouveau Riche clubs, piggybacking on the benevolence of their billionaire owner Roman Abramovich to Premier League success, not even Abramovich himself, nor the Premier League authorities could have foreseen what this would eventually lead to.

What Arsenal and Manchester City can learn from last weekend

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What Arsenal and Manchester City can learn from last weekend - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

With all eyes upon the stage that is Wembley for the community shield, Arsenal and Man City acted out a much one-sided 3-0 win to the Gunners in the traditional curtain raiser. In this match that saw Santi Cazorla, Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud hit the back of the net, there were a few things to take away, and whether they will be crucial to the upcoming season is now to be weathered.

Southampton Agree Deal For Hull Striker

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Southampton Agree Deal For Hull Striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In a deal that comes as a rude shock to Hull City fans, striker Shane Long has agreed a move to Southampton from the KC Stadium. The Telegraph has reported that the fee is believed to be in the region of£12.5 million, with West Bromwich Albion earning£1.

Crystal Ball Gazing: Premier League 2014-15 predictions

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Crystal Ball Gazing: Premier League 2014-15 predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Barclays Premier League is back. The long hibernation is over and time for the 'real game' to begin. How to pull the curtain of yet another silly season? By doing something silly of course. And is there anything sillier than gazing at crystal ball and doing non-sense predictions that may or may not come true?

Why Wayne Rooney will captain Manchester United to glory

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Why Wayne Rooney will captain Manchester United to glory - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Louis van Gaal has officialy named England international Wayne Rooney as the new captain of Manchester United. The striker takes over the role from the Serbian centre-back Nemanja Vidic.

Player all set to leave, Chelsea could announce transfer within Thursday

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Player all set to leave, Chelsea could announce transfer within Thursday - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Everton reaped the benefits of signing few good players on loan last season. Smart loan signings likeGerard Deulofeu, Romelu Lukaku and Gareth Barry all played a key role last season.

Brendan Rodgers: Liverpool would still like to do some business

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Brendan Rodgers: Liverpool would still like to do some business - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool are not done adding new faces to their squad in this ongoing summer transfer window.

The Mersyeside club have already signed seven players this summer, having added the likes of Rickie Lambert, Adam Lallana, Emre Can, Lazar Markovic, Divock Origi, Dejav Lovren and Manquillo.

DONE DEAL: Liverpool set to announce two transfer signings

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DONE DEAL: Liverpool set to announce two transfer signings - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have agreed to sign Alberto Moreno from Sevilla for £12 m while Martin Kelly will join Crystal Palace for an initial fee of £2m.

To be continued....

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CONFIRMED XI: Manchester United v Valencia

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CONFIRMED XI: Manchester United v Valencia - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

New Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal will make his first appearance at Old Trafford when the Red Devils face Valencia on Tuesday.

Summer signing Ander Herrera makes it to the starting lineup, while Luke Shaw has failed to make it.

CONFIRMED XI UEFA Super Cup: Real Madrid v Sevilla

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CONFIRMED XI UEFA Super Cup: Real Madrid v Sevilla - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid face Sevilla in the 2014 UEFA Super Cup at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on Tuesday evening.

Carlo Ancelotti's side made it to the Super Cup after defeating their derby rivals Atletico Madrid in the Champions League final in May.

Liverpool met with striker’s agent, no agreement yet

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Liverpool met with striker's agent, no agreement yet - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to the trusted and reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website, Liverpool have today held talks with former Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o's representatives.

The recent developments come as a major surprise but it is believed that manager Brendan Rodgers views the Cameroonian as a short term solution after Loic Remy's failed medical.

From France: Liverpool join the race to sign €25m Argentine striker

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From France: Liverpool join the race to sign €25m Argentine striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Inter Milan have done few smart signings this summer already. They are looking to keep hold of some of their star players at the same time as the Serie A giants are targetingto mount a serious challenge for the Europeanspot this season.

Liverpool Eye Move For Former Champions League Winning Striker

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Liverpool Eye Move For Former Champions League Winning Striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have suffered some setbacks in this transfer window when it comes to strikers. After selling last season's top-scorer Luis Suarez to Barcelona for a mammoth fee of £75 million, their efforts to replace the Uruguayan have been scuppered time and time again.

Manchester United player has no future at club, transfer almost done

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Manchester United player has no future at club, transfer almost done - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Italian daily Gazzetta Dello Sport,Marouane Fellaini is close to join Serie A side Napoli after Manchester United has reportedly agreed on a loan deal for the player.

€20m player could play his last match tonight before joining Liverpool

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€20m player could play his last match tonight before joining Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool are hoping to conclude one or two more signings before the transfer window slum shut and going by the reports are keen to land Sevilla's highly rated left-back Alberto Moreno.

Manchester United desperate to sign €60m target in the coming days

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Manchester United desperate to sign €60m target in the coming days - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It now seems that Manchester United are getting desperate to sign Arturo Vidal from Manchester United as quickly as possible. Corriere Dello Sport's front page story alsoclaims that the Chilean midfielder too is planning his exit from the Bianconeri.

CONFIRMED: Club president says Liverpool player has agreed for transfer

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CONFIRMED: Club president says Liverpool player has agreed for transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Trabzonspor have confirmed they have agreed terms to sign Liverpool defender Kolo Toure this summer.

Liverpool signed the Ivory Coast international on a free transfer from Manchester City last year.

Manchester United offer €20m to snatch Liverpool target: Full Story

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Manchester United offer €20m to snatch Liverpool target: Full Story - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Marcos Rojo made a big impression during the World Cup in Brazil for Argentina. He was one of the most consistent performers for Argentina along with Lionel Messi and as a natural consequence, gotlinked with several European heavy weights.

Manchester United and Barcelona in tug-of-war to land €50m World Cup star

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Manchester United and Barcelona in tug-of-war to land €50m World Cup star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Juan Cuadrado, one of the stars for Colombia during the World Cup in Brazil,knows very well that his days at Fiorentina are numbered. But what he doesn't know is where will he land up in the next couple of weeks before the transfer window slum shut.

Sponsored Video: Think you know football? Beat KSI to win tickets to a game of your choice

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Sponsored Video: Think you know football? Beat KSI to win tickets to a game of your choice - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In five days' time the 2014-15 Premier League season gets underway as Manchester United host Swansea City at Old Trafford.

With that comes the start of a new fantasy football season.

Pick six and win BIG!

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Pick six and win BIG! - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Right then. It's back.

After those initial couple of weeks of being glad to have your weekends free, getting no grief from the other half for spending a whole day traipsing around the country spending loads of cash watching your team (and after a frankly surprisingly brilliant World Cup helped pass a few weeks), we're all now made up to be getting our weekend footy back.

Good News! Midfielder quashes Arsenal exit rumours

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Good News! Midfielder quashes Arsenal exit rumours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal fans have every right to rejoice this summer. Not only have they signed a world class player in Alexis Sanchez but the Community Shield victory over Manchester City have giventhem a huge moral boost as they prepare to fight tooth and nail to win the Barclays Premier League for the first time since 2004.

Win tickets to Stoke City v Aston Villa and a copy of EA Sports FIFA 15

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Win tickets to Stoke City v Aston Villa and a copy of EA Sports FIFA 15 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Soccerlens has teamed up with EA SPORTS™, the Official Sports Technology Partner of the Barclays Premier League, to offer one lucky reader a pair of tickets to Stoke City v Aston Villa on 16.

Striker “needs to leave” Manchester United claims manager

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Striker "needs to leave" Manchester United claims manager - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Mexico bossMiguel Herrera has advised Javier Hernandez, who has been reduced to bit-part role at Manchester United, to leave Old Trafford in the summer and join a club like Juventus where he will get regular game time.

The Irish have confirmed that they will host the U.S. in November

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The Irish have confirmed that they will host the U.S. in November - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Yanks could be heading to Dublin, Ireland on November 18, to face The Green Army at Aviva Stadium. Photo provided by the New York Red Bulls.

The Yanks could be heading to Dublin, Ireland on Nov.

New Five-Year Deal For Man City Superstar

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New Five-Year Deal For Man City Superstar - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester City playmaker David Silva has signed a five-year extension on his deal, the club have confirmed on their official website. This will keep him at the Etihad till 2019 at least. He becomes the third player after Samir Nasri and Aleksandar Kolarov to sign extensions on their contracts ahead of the new season.

PHOTO: Manchester United player completes transfer

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PHOTO: Manchester United player completes transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United striker Angelo Henriquez has completed his season long loan move to Croatian side Dinamo Zagreb with an option to buy.

The 20 year old Chilean has failed to muster a single starting eleven sport after his arrival from Universidad de Chile a couple of years ago.

Manchester United target keeping ‘options’ open, could leave at the right price

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Manchester United target keeping ‘options' open, could leave at the right price - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It's no surprise that every Dutch player who performed well in the World Cup in Brazil is keen to reunite with Louis Van Gaal at Manchester United. Reports from the trusted and reliable English tabloid Guardian claim that Ajax star Daley Blind has expressed hisinterest to join the Red Devils should a substantial bid is tabled by the Red Devils.

Win tickets to Manchester United v Swansea

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Win tickets to Manchester United v Swansea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United play Swansea at Old Trafford on Saturday 16 August 2014 in the opening game of the 2014/2015 Premier League season. A new era dawns at United with Louis van Gaal taking over as manager with managers, fans and pundits expecting United to perform significantly better than last season's horror-show.

Done Deal: Liverpool to complete next signing on Tuesday

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Done Deal: Liverpool to complete next signing on Tuesday - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool are all set to complete their 'possible-final-signing' of the summer, after reports from Spain suggest that Alberto Moreno is all set to make his move to Anfield after Sevilla's Super Copa tie with Real Madrid.

Top 5: Retro Arsenal Shirts

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Top 5: Retro Arsenal Shirts - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

From Umbroto Nike, Dreamcastto Emirates; the ever-changing Arsenal kit design has heraldedsome of the most recognisable in football to date. From classic Arsenal shirts, to modern, high-tech incarnations, the trademark red and white home colours are known and respected across Europe.

Chelsea prepare €38m bid to land Manchester United target

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Chelsea prepare €38m bid to land Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

With only a week left for the brand new Premier League season to begin, a whole host of transfer news, gossip and rumours are circulating about's Chelsea's intentions to bolster their already strong defensive unit.

Top 5: Retro Liverpool Shirts

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Top 5: Retro Liverpool Shirts - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

When Liverpool dismantled Arsenal last season at Anfield, 5-0, many fans across the globe thought the time had finally come to claim their 19th league title, and draw back on level terms with Manchester United. The fluidity and menace posed by Brendan Rodgers' side was unlike anything the league has seen before, with not even the great Liverpool sides of yesteryear able to play at such a vibrant, devastating tempo.

Chelsea could announce transfer today, player undergoing medical

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Chelsea could announce transfer today, player undergoing medical - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Marko Marin joined Chelsea in 2012 with lots of promises. And why not? He was often dubbed as German Messi and was touted to be the next big thing in German football. He had few good years at Borussia Monchengladbach and was expected to shine in bigger platforms as well.

Top 5: Retro Chelsea Shirts

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Top 5: Retro Chelsea Shirts - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea football club has come a long way in the last 50 years. Bought out by a Russian, put on the map by a Portuguese, and given the biggest club trophy of all by an Ivorian; these days, Blue has never been more 'the colour'!

Arsenal set sight on Juventus target to replace Vermaelen

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Arsenal set sight on Juventus target to replace Vermaelen - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Two trophies in the last two matches. Arsenal fans can hardly complain. Now the real war is about to begin. Arsenal have finally broken their trophy drought hoodoo can they now win the Premier League?

Top 5: Retro Manchester United Shirts

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Top 5: Retro Manchester United Shirts - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Big things are expected of Manchester United this season. With Dutchman Louis van Gaal at the helm, fans will be confident that the memories of last season's appalling league season will quickly be forgotten, with a return to past glory days certainly on the cards.

DONE DEAL: City sign £32m Chelsea & Manchester United target

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DONE DEAL: City sign £32m Chelsea & Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester City have completed their sixth summer signing after confirming that Eliaquim Mangala has agreed to join the Citizens.

The Premier League champions had competition from their derby rivals Manchester City and league rivals Chelsea in signing FC Porto star.

Why “The Saints” will be brought back down to earth

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Why "The Saints" will be brought back down to earth - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After a heady experience in the top-half of the table last season, many Southampton fans will be expecting more from their club. Cries for European football have been increasing on the South Coast, and the signings of the giant Fraser Forster and the outstanding flair of Tadic have done nothing but increase these shouts.

From France: Liverpool set to announce another player’s signing

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From France: Liverpool set to announce another player's signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports from French media outlet But Football Clubhas reported that Liverpool defender Tiago Ilori is set for a season long deal deal to French side Bordeaux.The 21 year old Portuguese featured in nine appearances for Spanish side Granada last season and it is now believed that he will have to wait for another season before he makes his debut for Liverpool in front of the vociferous Anfield faithful.

Chelsea Flop Closing In On Fiorentina Move

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Chelsea Flop Closing In On Fiorentina Move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Marko Marin's time at Chelsea has been torrid, to say the least. Signed by Roberto Di Matteo in the summer of 2012, the German has made only 6 league appearances for the Blues thus far. After spending his first season on the fringes at Stamford Bridge, he was loaned out Spanish side Sevilla.

Liverpool player posts astonishing photo in Instagram, fuels desire to leave club

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Liverpool player posts astonishing photo in Instagram, fuels desire to leave club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva could soon be reunited with former manager Rafael Benitez at Italian side Napoli according to reports today from the trusted English tabloid Independent.

Manchester United could lose €40m target to La Liga Giants

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Manchester United could lose €40m target to La Liga Giants - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in the Gianluca Di Marzio website, Barcelona sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta has dropped a major hint on the Catalan outfit's pursuit of Manchester United target Juan Cuadrado from Italian side Fiorentina.

PHOTO: Alexis Sanchez holds the Community Shield at Wembley

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PHOTO: Alexis Sanchez holds the Community Shield at Wembley - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal beat a lackluster Manchester City side by 3-0 at Wembley as the Gunners won the first trophy up for grabs this season. Santi Cazolra opened the scoring midway in the first half while Aaron Ramsey doubled the lead just on stroke of the half time whistle.

Community Shield Highlights: Arsenal 3-0 Manchester City

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Community Shield Highlights: Arsenal 3-0 Manchester City - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal have defeated Premier League champions Manchester City to win the Community Shield at Wembley Stadium on Sunday.

Arsene Wenger has handed summer signings Alexis Sanchez, Mathieu Debuchy and Calum Chambers a start against the Citizens.

ALMOST DONE : Chelsea midfielder set for medical in the next 48 hours

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ALMOST DONE : Chelsea midfielder set for medical in the next 48 hours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports from trusted and the reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website claim Chelsea midfielder Marko Marin is set to join Italian side Fiorentina on a season long loan deal with a €5m option to buy with bonuses.

VIDEO: Giroud scores cracker for Arsenal against Manchester City

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VIDEO: Giroud scores cracker for Arsenal against Manchester City - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud scored a cracker during his side's Community Shield clash against Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on Sunday.

The French international came on as a second-half substitute and extended the Gunners' lead by 3-0 in the 61st minute.

Manchester United manager hints move for €80m-rated World Cup star

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Manchester United manager hints move for €80m-rated World Cup star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Louis van Gaal has dropped a major hint that Manchester United could sign Real Madrid star Angel di Maria this summer.

The Argentine international is believed to be surplus to requirements at the Spanish capital club.

Community Shield CONFIRMED XI: Manchester City v Arsenal

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Community Shield CONFIRMED XI: Manchester City v Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Premier League champions Manchester City will face their league rivals and FA Cup winners in the 2014 Community Shield fixture at the Wembley Stadium on Sunday.

The kick-off is set for 3PM BST as the two teams will fight to win the first piece of silverware before the season kick-starts on August 16.

Premier League star says he was right to snub chance to join Manchester United

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Premier League star says he was right to snub chance to join Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Leighton Baines has revealed that his decision to snub a chance to join Manchester United was right as he says Everton are heading in the right direction under Roberto Martinez.

What Football Should Learn From Rugby

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What Football Should Learn From Rugby - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Football or Soccer and Rugby are two completely different games and going in different directions. Despite football being more popular there are many aspects from rugby that could be used to improve the overall image of the game.

The low-down on Manchester United’s outcasts

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The low-down on Manchester United's outcasts - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Louis van Gaal: Has let players know their United futures.

The end of the rather successful pre-season tour of the US brought about an end of opportunities for some Manchester United players to impress their new manager.

US international DeAndre Yedlin close to Tottenham move

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US international DeAndre Yedlin close to Tottenham move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

U.S. international DeAndre Yedlin is moving to Europe, and Tottenham is the place where all roads are heading too. Photo provided by Stoppage Time Soccer.

The 21-year-old World Cup veteran could be heading to White Heart Lane in London, Eng.

Landon Donovan will retire from professional soccer at the end of the season

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Landon Donovan will retire from professional soccer at the end of the season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Landon Donovan, was the man who sent the United States into the quarterfinals in the 2002 World Cup by scoring the wining goal against Mexico in the round of 16. Now he will be leaving the game of soccer at the end of the Major League Soccer season.

The San Jose Earthquakes slow down the Galaxy with a draw

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The San Jose Earthquakes slow down the Galaxy with a draw - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Matías Pérez García scores in his debut match for the San Jose Earthquakes, in a 2-2 draw against the Los Angeles Galaxy on Friday night at the StubHub Center. Photo provided by Newslocker.com.

PHOTO: Manchester United summer target in Barcelona shirt

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PHOTO: Manchester United summer target in Barcelona shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Thomas Vermaelen has left Arsenal and agreed terms to join Barcelona on Saturday.

The Belgium international completed his medical before joining the La Liga giants for an undisclosed fee.

DONE DEAL: Manchester United target confirms summer transfer

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DONE DEAL: Manchester United target confirms summer transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have suffered a blow in their ongoing pursuit of Thomas Vermaelen after the defender agreed terms to join Barcelona from Arsenal.

The Belgium international was linked with a move to Old Trafford and the Gunners manager Arsene Wenger confirmed the Red Devils' interest.

Southampton To Sign Celtic Goalkeeper For £10 Million

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Southampton To Sign Celtic Goalkeeper For £10 Million - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After a summer full of high-profile departures, there is some good news at last for Southampton Football Club. Almost every one of last season's superstars including Rickie Lambert, Adam Lallana, Luke Shaw and Dejan Lovren have left the Saints.

Manchester United ahead of Barcelona to sign €40m target after issued deadline

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Manchester United ahead of Barcelona to sign €40m target after issued deadline - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Good news for Manchester United fans. Reports from the trusted and reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website claim that the Red Devils lead Barcelona in their pursuit of €40m rated Colombian sensation Juan Cuadrado from Fiorentina.

Chelsea set to announce another midfield signing after medical

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Chelsea set to announce another midfield signing after medical - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in the trusted Merseyside based media outlet Liverpool Echo, Chelsea have agreed on a season long loan deal for young midfielder Christian Atsu to Everton.

The 22 year old Ghana winger will undergo a medical early next for the Goodison Park outfit after which the official announcement is set to be made.

Manchester United make contacts with agent, to offer €38m for Chelsea target

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Manchester United make contacts with agent, to offer €38m for Chelsea target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Italian daily Gazzetta Dello Sport, Manchester United are ready to offer €38m to Roma for Moroccan defender and Chelsea target Mehdi Benatia.

The report claims that the Red Devils have already spoken to the player's agent Moussa Sissoko, finding negotiations worthwhile and are now preparing an enticing offer to acquire the signature of 27 year old centre back.

DONE DEAl: Liverpool confirm left-back transfer

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DONE DEAl: Liverpool confirm left-back transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Liverpool have confirmed their defender Brad Smith has completed a loan move to Swindon Town.

The 20-year-old left-back was included in the Reds' first team by Brendan Rodgers during the Merseyside club's 2-1 defeat against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge last December.

Arsenal legend tells how Gunners can win Premier League title next season

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Arsenal legend tells how Gunners can win Premier League title next season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal legend Frank McLintock believes Arsene Wenger needs to make three more signings in order help the Gunners win the Premier League title next season.

The North London club has already completed deals for Alexis Sanchez, Mathieu Debuchy, Calum Chambers and David Ospina, who call will be involved in the first team for the upcoming campaign.

Lazio Reject Liverpool Offer For Promising Young Striker

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Lazio Reject Liverpool Offer For Promising Young Striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Lazio have rejected a€20 million from Liverpool for their 19 year-old prodigy Keita Balde Diao, reports from Forza Italian Football have stated. The Spanish striker is on the radar of clubs like Juventus and Manchester United as well, after impressing with his performances in Serie A last year.

Manchester United Extremely Close To Signing Midfield Superstar

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Manchester United Extremely Close To Signing Midfield Superstar - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The news that Manchester United fans around the world have been longing to hear might not be too far away now. Right from the start of the transfer window, Juventus Arturo Vidal has been linked with a move to Old Trafford, but the two clubs were unable to strike a deal.

Aston Villa Closing In On Valencia Defender

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Aston Villa Closing In On Valencia Defender - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Paul Lambert's shopping spree in the transfer market is set to continue. Aston Villa have brought in two former Premier League winners in Joe Cole and Kieran Richardson along with ex-Arsenal defender Phillipe Senderos so far.

DONE DEAL: Jose Mourinho allows Chelsea academy graduate leave Stamford Bridge

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DONE DEAL: Jose Mourinho allows Chelsea academy graduate leave Stamford Bridge - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have confirmed their midfielder Billy Clifford has left Stamford Bridge and completed his move to Walsall on a permanent transfer.

The 21-year-old came up through the ranks of the Blues youth system and spent the ast season on-loan at Colchester United and Yeovil Town.

DONE DEAL: Arsenal confirm loan move for goalscoring forward

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DONE DEAL: Arsenal confirm loan move for goalscoring forward - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal have confirmed a loan move for their forward Austin Lipman to Boreham Wood on Thursday.

The 18-year-old spent the last few months of the previous campaign on-loan with the Conference South outfit.

Arsene Wenger: Star player agreed summer move from Arsenal long time before

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Arsene Wenger: Star player agreed summer move from Arsenal long time before - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Bacary Sagna had agreed to join Manchester City a long time ago.

The right-back's contract at the Emirates expired after the end of the last season and had rejected a chance to sign an extension.

Scottish Champions To Play In Champions League Despite Losing Qualifier

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Scottish Champions To Play In Champions League Despite Losing Qualifier - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In an extraordinary story that broke today on the official UEFA website, Scottish Champions Celtic will play Champions League football next season after Legia Warsaw were expelled for fielding a suspended player.

Manchester United target agrees on a £15m move, deal likely by weekendf

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Manchester United target agrees on a £15m move, deal likely by weekendf - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports from the BBC claim that Arsenal have agreed a £15m offer from La Liga giants Barcelona to sell 28 year old defender Thomas Vermealen to the Catalan club. The Belgian is expected to agree personal terms with the Camp Nou outfit and the deal is expected to go through by the weekend.

DONE DEAL: Arsenal confirm defender transfer

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DONE DEAL: Arsenal confirm defender transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Johan Djourou has completed his move from Arsenal to Bundesliga after joining Hamburg on Thursday.

The 27-year-old arrived at the north London club at the age of 16 and made 144 appearances during his time with the Gunners.

Why you should pick Arsenal and Chelsea players for your EuroFantasyLeague fantasy football team

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Why you should pick Arsenal and Chelsea players for your EuroFantasyLeague fantasy football team - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Gearing up for another fantastic season of fantasy football action? A seasoned pro, or a hungry novice eager to get stuck in to what is arguably the most addictive online genre of football games around?

€60m midfield maestro to sign for Manchester United? Club preparing replacement already

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€60m midfield maestro to sign for Manchester United? Club preparing replacement already - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to a front page snippet in Italian newspaper Corriere Dello Sport, Juventus might have already conceded defeat to keep Arturo Vidal away from the clutches of Manchester United.

PHOTO: Liverpool star to leave Anfield after completing medical

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PHOTO: Liverpool star to leave Anfield after completing medical - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Liverpool keeper Pepe Reina has completed his medical at Bayer Munich before his move to the Allianz Arena.

Earlier the two clubs, the Reds and the Bavarian outfit had agreed terms for the transfer of the Spanish international.

Manchester United yet to make offer for €40m Chelsea target

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Manchester United yet to make offer for €40m Chelsea target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports from the trusted Gianluca Di Marzio website, Manchester United are yet to make an offer to Italian giants Roma for the €40m rated Chelsea and Manchester City target Mehdi Benatia.

Manchester City vs Arsenal: Community Shield Preview, Possible lineups & Predictions

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Manchester City vs Arsenal: Community Shield Preview, Possible lineups & Predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Premier League champions and the FA Cup winners go head-to-head to kick-off their 2014-15 season with the FA Community Shield on Sunday.

Manchester City were crowned 2013-14 Premier League champions on the final day of the season with a comfortable 2-0 against West Ham at the Etihad.

DONE DEAL: Liverpool confirm latest midfield transfer

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DONE DEAL: Liverpool confirm latest midfield transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have confirmed that 21 year old midfielder Conor Coady has signed for Huddersfield Town on a three year deal.

Liverpool have confirmed Conor Coady has joined @htafcdotcom on a permanent deal http://t.

Manchester ready to thump Real Madrid for €60m striker

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Manchester ready to thump Real Madrid for €60m striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reports from major Italian outlet La Gazzetta Dello Sport have run a story since yesterday that Premier League Champions Manchester City are ready to go all out in a duel against Real Madrid for the services of Colombian striker Radamel Falcao.

Manchester United desperate to sign €10m World Cup star as backup for €60m target

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Manchester United desperate to sign €10m World Cup star as backup for €60m target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Italian media outlet Sports Mediaset, Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal is desperate to sign AC Milan midfielder Nigel De Jong as a backup for prime target Arturo Vidal from Juventus.

Manchester United’s astonishing salary or Juventus stay: It’s Arturo Vidal’s choice

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Manchester United's astonishing salary or Juventus stay: It's Arturo Vidal's choice - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to Italian media outlet La Stampa, the verdict for the Arturo Vidal to Manchester United transfer saga has in all certainty been defined. The report claims that it now boils down to the Chilean on whether he wants to accept the Red Devils' enticing salary of €12m per year, which is double to what he earns currently at Juventus or reject the enticing offer to stay on with the Old Lady.

€40m Manchester United target’s future to be decided tomorrow

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€40m Manchester United target's future to be decided tomorrow - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to Spanish media outlet Mundo Deperotivo, Manchester United will find out tomorrow whether they can sign Colombian sensation Juan Cuadrado from Fiorentina. The story claims that the player's future was set to be decided yesterday but it has been postponed till tomorrow.

Arsenal target Liverpool’s Daniel Agger to replace Man Utd bound Vermaelen

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Arsenal target Liverpool's Daniel Agger to replace Man Utd bound Vermaelen - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal are targeting Liverpool defender Daniel Agger, according to the Independent.

The Danish international was out of favour last season due to injury and poor form with Martin Skrtel and Mamadou Sakho being the preferred centre back partnership.

Inter Milan To Allow Manchester United To Sign Colombian Midfielder

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Inter Milan To Allow Manchester United To Sign Colombian Midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Inter Milan have not won the Seria A title since 2010 and have failed to qualify for the UEFA Champions League for two years in a row now. The Nerazzurrihave had an extremely busy transfer window so far as they look to find the winning combination again.

Liverpool And Arsenal Target Signs Extension At Real Madrid

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Liverpool And Arsenal Target Signs Extension At Real Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Striker Karim Benzema has signed a five-year extension on his deal at Real Madrid, the club have confirmed on their official website. The Frenchman has committed to stay at the Santiago Bernabeu till 2019, ending all speculations of a move away from the Spanish capital.

Premier League Referee Howard Webb Announces Retirement

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Premier League Referee Howard Webb Announces Retirement - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Long-standing Premier League referee Howard Webb has announced his retirement from the game, The Guardian reports. He has been appointed as the technical director of the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL).

Manchester United offer €40m for top summer target, deal likely to happen

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Manchester United offer €40m for top summer target, deal likely to happen - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Catalan newspaper Sport have been covering the Juan Cuadrado transfer saga for the past couple of months. Barcelona were thought to be interested in him as they see him as a possible candidate to replace Dani Alves.

DONE DEAL: Another Liverpool star leaves Anfield, medical pending

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DONE DEAL: Another Liverpool star leaves Anfield, medical pending - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Pepe Reina will leave Liverpool in the ongoing summer transfer window after Bayern Munich reached an agreement for the signing of the Reds' keeper.

The Bundesliga champions' president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge confirmed the news on Tuesday that two clubs have agreed terms for the sale of the Spanish international.

DONE DEAL: Manchester City midfielder signs five-year deal with Premier League club

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DONE DEAL: Manchester City midfielder signs five-year deal with Premier League club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Sunderland have confirmed they have signed Jack Rodwell from Manchester City on a five-year deal.

"OFFICIAL: Midfielder signs five-year contract. Sunderland have completed the signing of midfielder Jack Rodwell from Barclays Premier League champions Manchester City," a statement read on the Black Cats' official website.

Arsenal hold contract talks with Chelsea midfield target

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Arsenal hold contract talks with Chelsea midfield target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Adrien Rabiot is touted as one of the brightest prospects in world football. The 19-year-old Paris Saint Germain midfielder is one of the stylist young players around and has attracted interests from top Premier League clubs as well.

€40m rated Chelsea and Manchester United target could leave club after replacement is set to sign

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€40m rated Chelsea and Manchester United target could leave club after replacement is set to sign - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Italian website TMW have cited Rome based newspaper Il Messaggeroclaiming that €40m rated Chelsea target Mehdi Benatia could leave the club as the Wolves are closing in on Olympiacos defender Konstantinos Manolas.

DONE DEAL: Chelsea legend joins league rivals

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DONE DEAL: Chelsea legend joins league rivals - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has completed his loan move to Manchester City on Wednesday.

The Blues released the England international after his contract expired at the end of the last season. The 36-year-old agreed terms to join Major League Soccer side New York City FC last month.

DONE DEAL: Jose Mourinho allows another player leave Chelsea

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DONE DEAL: Jose Mourinho allows another player leave Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo has left Stamford Bridge to extend his loan spell at Middlesbrough for another season.

A statement on Boro's official website read, "Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo has finalised his return to Middlesbrough on a season long loan.

Best possible Chelsea XI next season: Mourinho’s midfield dilemma

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Best possible Chelsea XI next season: Mourinho's midfield dilemma - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea's pre-season tour is drawing to a close. The Blues have been solid without being great, and there are still several questions that remain unanswered with regards to what their best XI is.

Xavi Hernandez – Spain’s Greatest Ever Midfielder

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Xavi Hernandez Spain's Greatest Ever Midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

If you where to take a casual stroll past one of the many Plaza's that you could come upon in any one of the Spanish cities, or towns across the length and breadth of the nation. You would no doubt find a group of small children, set upon an impromptu football match in said Local Square.

Who will lead the line for Newcastle United this season?

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Who will lead the line for Newcastle United this season? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Alan Pardew's side have been one of the busiest in the transfer market this summer, adding seven players to his squad, but the spending spree may not be over for Newcastle. Following a 3-1 win over Schalke, Pardew told Chronicle Live that his side are still active in the transfer market.

Barcelona lodge £10m bid for Manchester United target

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Barcelona lodge £10m bid for Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Barcelona have been linked with several top defenders this summer. The Catalan giants are desperately looking to sign a propercentre-back, who is expected tofill the void left by club legend Carles Puyol.

Liverpool’s pre-season star drops hint that he could leave Anfield

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Liverpool's pre-season star drops hint that he could leave Anfield - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Sebastian Coates has dropped a massive hint that his future might be away from Liverpool.

The Uruguayan international picked up a serious injury last season, which saw him spend most part of the previous campaign on the sidelines.

PHOTO: Former Manchester United academy forward holding Leeds shirt

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PHOTO: Former Manchester United academy forward holding Leeds shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Former Manchester United Nicky Ajose has completed his move to Leeds United on Tuesday.

The 22-year-old forward joined the Peacocks from Peterborough United after joining them following his exit from Old Trafford in 2011.

DONE DEAL: Leeds sign former Manchester United academy forward

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DONE DEAL: Leeds sign former Manchester United academy forward - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Leeds United have completed the signing of Nicky Ajose from Peterborough United for an undisclosed fee on Tuesday.

A statement on Leeds' official website read," United have completed their seventh signing of the summer as Nicky Ajose signs from Peterborough United for an undisclosed fee.

La Liga winners set to sacrifice two players for Chelsea midfielder

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La Liga winners set to sacrifice two players for Chelsea midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Portuguese newspaper A Bola, La Liga Champions Atletico Madrid could sell at least two of their players to fund a move for Chelsea midfielder Andre Schurrle.

The report claims that Atletico manager Diego Simeoneis desperate to strengthen his midfield and believes that Schurrle, who had an impressive World Cup campaign in Brazil would seamlessly fit in his already impressive side.

CONFIRMED: Manchester United complete third summer signing

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CONFIRMED: Manchester United complete third summer signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have completed their third summer signing after agreeing a deal for Vanja Milinkovicwith FK Vojvodina.

Earlier in May, the Red Devils confirmed they have agreed a deal with Vojvodina for the sale of Milinkovic.

DONE DEAL: Manchester United complete another summer signing

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DONE DEAL: Manchester United complete another summer signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have completed their third signing of the summer after acquiring the services of 17 year old goalkeeper Vanja Milinkovic from FK Vojvodina. The Serbian becomes the third signing for the Red Devils this summer.

Manchester United offer lucrative contract to hijack €42m Barcelona target

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Manchester United offer lucrative contract to hijack €42m Barcelona target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Catalan newspaper Sport yesterday claimed that Manchester United are trying to lureColombian defender Juan Cuadrado to Old Trafford with a better overall package. Fiorentina are demanding in the region of€42m, a fee that neither Barcelona nor Manchester United are willing to pay at the moment.

DONE DEAL: Arsenal confirm transfer for striker

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DONE DEAL: Arsenal confirm transfer for striker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

MK Dons have confirmed they have signed Benik Afobe on a season-long loan from Arsenal on Monday.

A statement on MK Dons' official website read, "MK Dons have completed the signing of Arsenal striker Benik Afobe on a season-long loan deal.

Liverpool set to complete deal within ‘next few hours’

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Liverpool set to complete deal within 'next few hours' - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The mood in the Liverpool camp might have dampened a little bit after they lost against Manchester United yesterday in Miami, but the club have some good news to offer to the fans on the transfer front.

Manchester United’s big money target to sign within next few hours: Full Story

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Manchester United's big money target to sign within next few hours: Full Story - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Before I start, I promise, I will keep this as short as possible. The reason being, it is getting damn boring, tiresome and useless repetition. You know what I'm talking about.

Manchester United player player set to unite with former Liverpool fan favourite

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Manchester United player player set to unite with former Liverpool fan favourite - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Fresh reports this morning from Italian website TMW have cited a headline ( Fellaini can be done )from Corriere del Mezzogiorno claiming that Napoli are close to sign Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini on a loan deal.

Dutch winger open to move, Manchester United interested

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Dutch winger open to move, Manchester United interested - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

PSV Eindhoven forward and Dutch international Memphis Depay has stated that he could leave his club this summer. However, a few days ago PSV manager Phillip Cocu said that ‘Mephis Depay as well as Giorgino Wijnaldum will stay at the club this summer', as per Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf.

Atletico prepare double €32m transfer deals with Manchester United

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Atletico prepare double €32m transfer deals with Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Reputed and reliable English tabloid Guardian have reported that La Liga winners Atletico Madrid are preparing a €32m offer to Manchester United for Shinji Kagawa and Javier Hernandez.

Manchester United 3-1 Liverpool: Three talking points after Champions Cup final

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Manchester United 3-1 Liverpool: Three talking points after Champions Cup final - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Guinness International Champion's Cup reached its climax on Monday night as Manchester United defeated long-time rivals Liverpool 3-1 in Miami.

Here are some notable talking points as two of England's biggest clubs return home to start their 2014-15 league campaigns.

Liverpool plot move for dazzling Argentine winger

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Liverpool plot move for dazzling Argentine winger - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool's spending spree this summer shows now sign of coming to an end. Reports from Tuttosport in Italy state that the Reds have made an£18 million offer to Paris Saint-Germain for Ezequiel Lavezzi.

Liverpool will lodge mega bid today for top summer target

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Liverpool will lodge mega bid today for top summer target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool are expected to do few transfers from now on till the end of the window. The Reds have already made six signings so far and are close to wrapping up a deal for Javier Manquillo, who is supposed to undergo a medical at Liverpool.

Dortmund Chief hints at possible transfer with Manchester United

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Dortmund Chief hints at possible transfer with Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke in a recent interview with German daily Bild has revealed his admiration for Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa.

Kagawa's future at Old Trafford hangs in the balance as it is increasingly likely that the Japanese might not feature under new manager Louis Van Gaal at Old Trafford.

Barcelona and Real Madrid to team up to make La Liga the new Premier League?

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Barcelona and Real Madrid to team up to make La Liga the new Premier League? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid could soon team up to ensure La Liga sell TV rights collectively for the 2015/16 season, mirroring the deal that hashelped the English Premier League become arguably the most competitive in Europe.

Manchester United unwilling to meet ‘unrealistic’ offer for Liverpool target

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Manchester United unwilling to meet ‘unrealistic' offer for Liverpool target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Spanish media outlet El Confidencial, Manchester United target and self confessed Liverpool fan Arda Turan is set to stay at La Liga winners Atletico Madrid for the coming 2014-15 season.

Possible Liverpool starting lineup against Manchester United

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Possible Liverpool starting lineup against Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool take on arch rivals Manchester United in the final of the Guinness International Champions Cup final after both sides topped their respective groups in the earlier stages of the tournament.

Liverpool and Manchester United likely to miss out on £27m midfielder

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Liverpool and Manchester United likely to miss out on £27m midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool and Manchester United have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Marco Reus, after L'Equipe reported that the midfielder would stay at Borussia Dortmund for at least one more season.

Rodgers responds to Liverpool rumours in signing Arsenal’s €24m summer target

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Rodgers responds to Liverpool rumours in signing Arsenal's €24m summer target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Brendan Rodgers has categorically ruled out a move for AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli.

The Italian star has been linked with a move to the Premier League, with Arsenal believed to be in pole position in signing the €24m-rated striker.

Done Deal: Arsenal target to undergo Liverpool medical today

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Done Deal: Arsenal target to undergo Liverpool medical today - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool are all set to secure their seventh signing of the summer after they agreed a loan deal to sign Javier Manquillo from Atletico Madrid. The Times claim the 20-year-old versatile defender will fly to Liverpool today to undergo a medical before completing his proposed loan move from Atletico.

Manchester United offer €35m, astronomical wages/agent fees to sign World Cup star

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Manchester United offer €35m, astronomical wages/agent fees to sign World Cup star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United are ready to shake heaven and earth to sign Juan Cuadrado, who is also a reported target or Barcelona.

According to the latest report from Catalan newspaper Sport, Manchester United have offered around €35m for the highly rated Colombian wing back.

Arsenal target’s contract renewal blocks Chelsea target’s move to Madrid

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Arsenal target's contract renewal blocks Chelsea target's move to Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Italian website TMW, Radamel Falcao's move to Real Madrid is reportedly off after Karim Benzema is on the verge of signing a contract extension with the Galacticos till 2018.

Manchester United in driving seat to land €80m world class player

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Manchester United in driving seat to land €80m world class player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Another twist in the tale in the Angel di Maria saga. Well, to be honest, there is hardly anything from Madrid based newspapers, but Catalan newspapers have an update on it. And it might excite Manchester United fans.

Manchester United slap enticing price tag on player, bids from Italy likely

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Manchester United slap enticing price tag on player, bids from Italy likely - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Italian website Tuttosport, Manchester United have put an enticing €11m price tag on out of favor striker Javier Hernandez.The Mexican has fallen the pecking order at Old Trafford and it is believed that his career is well and truly over atthe club.

Possible Manchester United starting lineup against Liverpool

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Possible Manchester United starting lineup against Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United and Liverpool, the two biggest rivals in English football will face each other in the pre-season friendly at Miami's Sun Life Stadium on Monday.

The clash will be the final of the International Champions Cup and Louis van Gaal would be looking for nothing less than a win against the Red Devils' league rivals.

DONE DEAL: Chelsea announce latest transfer deal

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DONE DEAL: Chelsea announce latest transfer deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea midfielder Oriol Romeu has joinedBundelsiga side Stuttgart on a season-long loan, the club have confirmed.

Romeu,22, impressedlast season at Valencia on a similar deal, and while the defensive midfielder signed a new three-year deal to stay at Chelsea in July, he will spend the 2014/15 season in Germany in order to continue his development.

Liverpool set to seal €23m deal, player will sign five-year-contract

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Liverpool set to seal €23m deal, player will sign five-year-contract - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Defence was one of the major problems that hung like an Albatross on Brendan Rodgers' shoulders for the entire last season. With his team, having conceded 50 goals last season in the league, it became clear that Rodgers need to givean extra attention to bolster that department.

DONE THIS WEEK: Arsenal to complete shock £24m move for Manchester United target

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DONE THIS WEEK: Arsenal to complete shock £24m move for Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports emanating from Portugal, Arsenal are on the verge of completing a £24m move for Manchester United and Chelsea target William Carvalho, with newspaper O Jogo claiming the deal for the Sporting Lisbon midfielder could be pushed through by the end of the week.

Manger Profile: Mexico’s Miguel Herrera

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Manger Profile: Mexico's Miguel Herrera - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Commonly known to El Tri fan´s and followers of Mexican domestic football as piojo, Spanish for louse, Miguel Ernesto Herrera Aguirre is definitely a character as the world was able to see in the recent World Cup in Brazil.

Arsenal target set for Liverpool medical, will be Reds’ seventh summer signing

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Arsenal target set for Liverpool medical, will be Reds' seventh summer signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool have managed to beat Arsenal in signing Atletico Madrid defender Javier Manquillo and the player is set to have his medical before completing his move to Anfield.

According to the report from the Liverpool ECHO, the 20-year-old will undergo his medical on Monday before his proposed move to Liverpool.

Liverpool legend says summer signing can be Reds’ future captain

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Liverpool legend says summer signing can be Reds' future captain - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Jamie Carragher has backed Liverpool's latest signing Dejav Lovren to become the Reds' future captain after Steven Gerrard decides to call it a day.

The Croatian international arrived at Anfield from Southampton after having a dazzling season with the Saints.

Van Gaal ready to take criticism in dropping Manchester United star

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Van Gaal ready to take criticism in dropping Manchester United star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has revealed that Robin van Persie will not feature against Valencia in the pre-season friendly and also miss the season opener against Swansea City.

Arsenal’s big money transfer target signs contract till 2017

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Arsenal's big money transfer target signs contract till 2017 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal target Jackson Martinez has signed a contract extension with Porto till 2017, Portuguese newspaper A Bola has confirmed. The Colombian striker had a contract with the club till 2016 but agreed to sign an extension till 2017.

AGREEMENT REACHED: Liverpool player close to make switch to Italy

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AGREEMENT REACHED: Liverpool player close to make switch to Italy - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in the trusted and reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website, Liverpool defender Rafael Paez is on the verge of signing for Italian side Bologna who currently play in the Serie B.

CONFIRMED XI: Manchester United v Real Madrid

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CONFIRMED XI: Manchester United v Real Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United will face Champions League winners Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup at Michigan Stadium on Saturday.

Theconfirmed lineup for both sides are given below.

Manchester United starting XI:De Gea; M Keane, Jones, Evans; Valencia, Herrera, Fletcher, Young; Mata; Rooney, Welbeck

Real Madrid starting XI: More to Follow

From Soccerlens.

Condition revealed for €60m-rated star to join Manchester United or Liverpool

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Condition revealed for €60m-rated star to join Manchester United or Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Juventus has revealed that they will allowArturo Vidal joins Manchester United or Liverpool if he asks to leave the Turin club.

The Chilean international has long been on the radar of United manager Louis van Gaal.

Diego Lopez Nearing Real Madrid Exit

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Diego Lopez Nearing Real Madrid Exit - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Goalkeeper Diego Lopez is on the verge of quitting Real Madrid, AS has reported. After completing the signing Keylor Navas from Levante, the club have decided that Lopez's future lies away from the Santiago Bernabeu.

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard could make controversial Premier League return

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Chelsea legend Frank Lampard could make controversial Premier League return - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard is set to join Premier League Champions Manchester City on a sixth month loan from MLS outfit New York City FC.

Chelsea fans worldwide have spent much of the summer dreaming of Fbregas through balls and Costa hattricks in anticipation of the imminent 2014/15 season but have now been given a rude awakening following news that their former vice-captain could join league rivals Manchester City.

Columbus Coach Greg Berhalter says big U.S. international wants to come play for the Crew

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Columbus Coach Greg Berhalter says big U.S. international wants to come play for the Crew - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Columbus Crew Coach Greg Berhalter claims to have a "big USMNT player" coming to the Crew. Photo provided by The Columbus Dispatch.

Berhalter starts a new rumor, of an unknown USMNT player contacting him with the interest to play for Columbus.

Manchester United Closing In On Hummels Deal

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Manchester United Closing In On Hummels Deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United are said to be edging closer to a move for Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels. The German centre-half has been on Louis Van Gaal's radar for a long time now and the Red Devils are willing to spend big to land him at Old Trafford.

£40m rated Chelsea and United target set to join other Manchester club

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£40m rated Chelsea and United target set to join other Manchester club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

English tabloid Independent have reported that Manchester City chief executive Ferran Soriano has confirmed that the Premier League champions are set to sign Porto defender Eliaquim Mangala in the coming days which will cap off their summer transfer activity.

Manchester United’s €80m transfer target set to join on Tuesday

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Manchester United's €80m transfer target set to join on Tuesday - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In Spain, Angel di Maria moving out of Real Madrid is a huge story. The Argentina international who played probably the match-of-his-life against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League final last season (helping Madrid win their coveted La Decima) is facing an uncertain future at the club and is all set to leave in summer.

‘God’ of Manchester doesn’t rule out Old Trafford return

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'God' of Manchester doesn't rule out Old Trafford return - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United legend Cristiano Ronaldo has a special bonding with the Old Trafford club. And why not? Under the tutelage of Sir Alex Ferguson, from a raw, talented, uncut diamond, he was transformed into a world class player.

Arsenal and Chelsea to battle with Madrid for €33m class midfielder

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Arsenal and Chelsea to battle with Madrid for €33m class midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It seems like Germany midfielder Sami Khedira will stay atReal Madrid this seasonafter recent reports suggested that Carlo Ancelotti is keen to retain his services. However, does he have a long term future at the club?

€60m Chelsea target on the cusp of Madrid move, French media claim final agreement close

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€60m Chelsea target on the cusp of Madrid move, French media claim final agreement close - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid's summer spending spree is set to continue after French media outlet Le 10 Sport has claimed that the Galacticos are close to reach an agreement with Monaco's Radamel Falcao.

Liverpool manager praises €24m Arsenal target, sparks transfer move

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Liverpool manager praises €24m Arsenal target, sparks transfer move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

According to reports in Italian newspaper Gazzetta Dello Sport and the reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website, Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has praised AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli.

CONFIRMED: Spurs Sign Promising Youngster Eric Dier

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CONFIRMED: Spurs Sign Promising Youngster Eric Dier - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed on their website the capture of highly rated defender Eric Dier from Sporting Lisbon. The Englishman joins the London club on a five-year deal for a fee of£4 million, after completing his medical today.

Stevan Jovetic can be Man City’s catalyst for a successful title defense

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Stevan Jovetic can be Man City's catalyst for a successful title defense - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In Stevan Jovetic's maiden season at Manchester City, he was plagued with injury and couldn't take off. Now though, he has shined in the Sky Blue jersey and against AC Milan and Liverpool in the International Champions Cup, he has been as powerful as an F-35 jet; having harassed the helpless defenders with flurries of passes like bullets and flying under the radar behind enemy lines into good positions to score.

Could Facundo “Chucky” Ferreyra be on his way to Newcastle or West Ham?

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Could Facundo "Chucky" Ferreyra be on his way to Newcastle or West Ham? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

From Buenos Aires to Donetsk, will Facundo "Chucky" Ferreyra's (Lomas De Zamora, Argentina 14th of March 1991) next stop be England?

PHOTO: Alexis Sanchez in his first training session at Arsenal

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PHOTO: Alexis Sanchez in his first training session at Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal's first signing of the summer transfer window Alexis Sanchez took part in his first full training session with the Gunners on Friday.

The Chilean international made a switch to the Emirates from Barcelona.

Arsene Wenger hints at Manchester United move for Thomas Vermaelen

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Arsene Wenger hints at Manchester United move for Thomas Vermaelen - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsene Wenger has dropped a major hint that Thomas Vermaelen could be on his way to Manchester United in the summer transfer window.

"Vermaelen is injured. It is a possibility that he goes," the North London club's boss said.

The Chicago Fire are closing in on signing Jermaine Jones

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The Chicago Fire are closing in on signing Jermaine Jones - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

One of the hero's of the 2014 World Cup for the Yanks, Jermaine Jones might be heading to the Windy City as a Designated Player. Photo provided by ChicagoFire.com.

The German/American could be heading to the Chicago Fire very soon.

Agent doesn’t rule out €40m Liverpool target joining Arsenal

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Agent doesn't rule out €40m Liverpool target joining Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Last night, Arsenal fans got excited on Twitter after reports had emerged that Porto's highly rated attacking midfielder Juan Quintero was on his way to join the Gunners. The Metro relayed the news they got from 'respected source' (as per their claim) from Colombia.

Madrid player advises Manchester United target to make Barcelona move

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Madrid player advises Manchester United target to make Barcelona move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Gazzetta Dello Sporthave run a snippet in their live blog citing James Rodriguez's interview in Spanish daily AS, claiming that the new Real Madrid player has advised his national team mate and Manchester United target Juan Cuadrado to join Barcelona.

CONFIRMED: Tottenham agree deal in signing Arsenal summer target

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CONFIRMED: Tottenham agree deal in signing Arsenal summer target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed they have reached an agreement with Sporting Lisbon for the transfer of Eric Dier.

"We are delighted to announce that we have reached agreement with Sporting Lisbon for the transfer of Eric Dier, subject to the player passing a medical," a statement read on Tottenham's official website

"The versatile England Under-21 defender came through the ranks at the Primeira Liga side and has gone on to make a total of 30 appearances in their First Team.

Mourinho could make a shock move for Real Madrid star this month

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Mourinho could make a shock move for Real Madrid star this month - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has a selection headache. Costa Rican goal keeper Keylor Navas is all set to join Real Madrid (officially) and his arrival would leave the Italian with three goal keepers at disposal.

Manchester United’s big money target wants €80m winger to join him

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Manchester United's big money target wants €80m winger to join him - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United fans were left disappointed (or may be not) with the news that Edinson Cavani had rejected the chance to move elsewhere this summer. The Uruguay international has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford, amidst reports from France that he is unsettled at PSG, but the striker confirmed yesterday that he would stay with the French champions this summer.

Arsenal manager keen to sign Champions League winner

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Arsenal manager keen to sign Champions League winner - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsene Wenger seems to be enjoying his summer shopping. After having already signed four players to revitalize his squad to mount a serious Premier League title challenge, the Frenchman has now set his sights on Real Madrid's Alvaroi Arbeloa according to Spanish daily AS.

Manchester United’s €60m target will ‘certainly’ leave, claims agent

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Manchester United's €60m target will 'certainly' leave, claims agent - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have been given a lifeline in signing Arturo Vidal after Juventus forward Sebastian Giovinco's agent admitted the star midfielder could leave the Turin club.

Giovinco's contract with the Old Lady runs down in 2015 and while addressing rumours linking the Italian forward with the move away from Juventrus, agent Andrea D'Amico said that Vidal will leave the Serie A champions in the summer transfer window.

Spanish ‘jewel’ midfielder rejects Liverpool contract offers

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Spanish 'jewel' midfielder rejects Liverpool contract offers - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool miss out on highly rated young Spanishmidfielder Fran Villalba, who chose to continue his career at the Mestella with Valencia.

Valencia based local newspaper Super deporte claim that Liverpool have been targeting the 16-year-old Spanish midfielder for the past few months.

How Mourinho’s Tranfer Business Helps Chelsea Comply With FFP

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How Mourinho's Tranfer Business Helps Chelsea Comply With FFP - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have done some fantastic business in this summer's transfer window, earning a net profit even after purchasing Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas and Filipe Luis for large amounts of money.

From Chile: Manchester United have kept number 7 shirt for €60m midfielder

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From Chile: Manchester United have kept number 7 shirt for €60m midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United fans hold on to your breath. Chilean newspaper Le Tercerahas sensationally claimed this morning that Manchester United is a step closer to sign Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal.

Liverpool hope to complete two more signings in coming days

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Liverpool hope to complete two more signings in coming days - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Liverpool's summer spending spree is set to continue as reports from English tabloid The Timesclaim that the Reds are hoping to complete deal for Sevilla left back Alberto Moreno and Atletico Madrid's Javier Manquillo in the coming days.

Can Raheem Sterling Fill The Luis Suarez Void?

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Can Raheem Sterling Fill The Luis Suarez Void? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Having snapped up Barcelona's £75m offer for the mandible-enthusiast Luis Suarez, many experts and commentators have remarked that there is a 31-goal and £75m worth of football talent gap in the Liverpool front line.

United States Women National team will be facing Mexico in a pair of friendlies in September

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United States Women National team will be facing Mexico in a pair of friendlies in September - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The American Ladies will be facing Mexico twice in September, for their final tune up before the 2014 CONCACAF Women's Championship starts in October. Photo provided by wmgllc.

Bundesliga club make contact in signing Chelsea player

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Bundesliga club make contact in signing Chelsea player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Fernando Torres' time at Chelsea could end in the ongoing summer transfer window as the striker is believed to be a target for Wolfsburg.

According to gianlucadimarzio.com, the Bundesliga side have made contact with the West London club for the services of the Spain international.

Man City set to beat Manchester United with €35m offer for World Cup star

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Man City set to beat Manchester United with €35m offer for World Cup star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Colombian wing back Juan Cuadrado has had a terrific World Cup campaign in Brazil, as a result of which, his market value has inflated to a huge extent. Barcelona are heavily interested in the defender as they want to replace him for Dani Alves.