SoccerLens Archives for January 2017

3-4-3 v Palace: Conte without these 2 Chelsea players for vital home game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace
English Premier League 2016/17
1st April, 15:00 pm BST
Stamford Bridge, London
Live Stream: Watch Chelsea vs Crystal Palace live on NBCSN

Chelsea Team News & Preview

Chelsea host Crystal Palace in the Premier League this weekend and the Blues will look to add to their eight-game unbeaten run with a win.

3 top class stars who could be Real Madrid's next galactico signing this summer

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Real Madrid President Florentino Perez is standing for re-election this year and is expected to make a statement by signing another superstar. In previous election year’s he has signed Michael Owen, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale.

A new goalkeeper is a priority. Keylor Navas has been receiving significant criticism after a string of errors recently.

Mourinho comments on Man Utd target: Impossible to sign the 25-year-old forward

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Jose Mourinho has made it clear that it will be impossible to sign Neymar from Barcelona. It will be absurd of him to ask the club to arrange funds to try and lure the Brazilian.

Earlier this week, Catalan newspaper Sport claimed that Manchester United are prepared to meet Neymar’s release clause of £173m.

Report: £40m Chelsea target emerges as first choice option for Manchester United

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Manchester United are planning to sign Monaco’s highly rated midfielder, Tiemoue Bakayoko, in the summer.

According to reports from The Mirror, Jose Mourinho, the United manager, sees Bakayoko as an ideal long term replacement for Michael Carrick who is likely to leave the club after 11 years at Old Trafford.

Report: Liverpool join Tottenham in the race to sign £17m midfielder

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Liverpool are one of the three Premier League clubs interested in German midfielder, Max Meyer, the other two being Tottenham and Everton.

According to reports from The Mirror, the Reds are ready to join the battle to sign Meyer, who is dubbed as the ‘German Dele Alli’.

Meyer is certain to move to the Premier League in the summer and Jurgen Klopp is prepared to compete with Tottenham and Everton for the player’s signature.

Rangers determined to keep hold of their prized asset despite Chelsea interest

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Glasgow Rangers youngster, Billy Gilmour, could leave the Scottish club in the summer. Premier League giants Chelsea are interested in signing him.

Stewart Robertson, the Rangers managing director, has told The Scottish Sun that Gilmour has a key decision to make in the summer.

The 15-year-old is one of the brightest young talents emerging out of the Rangers academy this season, and has featured for his club and country at various youth levels.

Sky Sports Pundit: This £140k-per-week forward is perfect player to replace Chelsea star

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According to the Sky Sports pundit Tony Gale, Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez is the best candidate to replace Eden Hazard.

The Chilean, who earns £140k-per-week and has 15 months left on his current deal at the Emirates, is yet to agree to the terms of the Gunners.. The Chilean is holding out for wages of around £250,000 a week.

Liverpool submit bid for top class midfielder, Klopp offering star €145k-a-week to join

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Liverpool have been linked with the Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Mahmoud Dahoud for a while now.

Recently there were rumours of the player agreeing to join Borussia Dortmund at the end of this season.

4-2-3-1 v WBA: Mourinho without these 5 Man Utd stars for vital clash; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Manchester United vs West Brom Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Manchester United vs West Brom
English Premier League 2016/17
1st April, 15:00 pm BST
Old Trafford, Manchester
Live Stream: Watch Manchester United vs West Brom live on NBC Sports

Manchester United Team News & Preview

Manchester United host West Brom in the Premier League this weekend and the Red Devils will be looking to close in on the fourth place with a win.

4-2-3-1 v Man City: Wenger without these 4 Arsenal first team players for vital clash; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Arsenal vs Manchester City Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Arsenal vs Manchester City
English Premier League 2016/17
2nd April, 16:00 pm BST
Emirates, London
Live Stream: Watch Arsenal vs Manchester City live on Sky Sports 1

Arsenal Team News & Preview

Arsenal host Manchester City in the Premier League this weekend and the Gunners will be under immense pressure to bounce back with a win.

4-3-3 v Everton: Injury blow for Klopp, these 4 Liverpool players will miss the derby; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Liverpool vs Everton Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Liverpool vs Everton
English Premier League 2016/17
1st April 12:30 pm BST
Anfield, Liverpool
Live Stream: Watch Liverpool vs Everton live on Sky Sports 1

Liverpool Team News & Preview

Liverpool host Everton in the Merseyside Derby this weekend and the Reds will be looking to close the gap with Spurs and City.

Barcelona set to trigger transfer clause and sign PL attacker at the end of this season

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Everton winger Gerard Deulofeu impressed with his performance against France last night and Spanish giants Barcelona are looking to bring him back to the club.

The Spanish international won a penalty and scored in a 2-0 friendly win over France.

La Liga star flattered by Liverpool's interest in him, Klopp can sign him for £17 million

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La Liga defender Riza Durmisi has been linked with a move to Premier League giants Liverpool at the end of this season.

The 23-year-old left back joined Real Betis from Brondby in the summer and he has been one of the best left backs in La Liga this season.

Roundup: Mourinho confirms these 5 stars will miss WBA clash; Man Utd transfer complete

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Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has finally managed to put an end to his Old Trafford nightmare. The German has now completed a move to MLS outfit Chicago Fire on a permanent deal.

Conte ready to offer this top class Chelsea star in a swap deal for his South American target

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Chelsea striker Diego Costa is being linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge at the end of this season.

Apparently, the Blues are plotting a swap deal involving Costa and Javier Pastore.

The Chelsea striker recently hinted that he would consider a move to PSG in future and Conte remains a long-term admirer of Pastore.

Report: West Ham poised to move for Champions League winning manager

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West Ham United could be looking to move for Newcastle United manager, Rafael Benitez, if Slaven Bilic is relieved of his duties.

The Hammers have lost their last three Premier League games, and are without a win in five matches. The 2016-17 campaign hasn’t gone according to plans for Bilic, and his position will be assessed at the end of the season.

Conte submits 7-man transfer wishlist to Chelsea board, top class rival star is a priority target

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has submitted his transfer wish list to the club hierarchy and Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez happens to be a priority target for the Italian.

Guardian are reporting that the player’s agent is aware of Chelsea’s interest and is waiting for an official bid.

Roundup: Klopp ready to smash Liverpool transfer record to land this top class Chelsea target

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Real Madrid star James Rodriguez is expected to leave the club at the end of this season.

The Colombian has struggled to hold down a regular starting place under Zidane and will move in search of regular first team action.

According to Spanish outlet Don Balon, Jurgen Klopp is an admirer of the former Monaco and Porto star and will look to smash Liverpool’s transfer record to land the gifted playmaker.

Major injury blow, Liverpool star ruled out for a month; Top class star is vital to Klopp's system

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Jurgen Klopp has been dealt a major injury blow today. The Liverpool manager will be without his star midfielder Adam Lallana for a month due to injury.

The Times journalist Paul Joyce has confirmed that the former Southampton midfielder picked up a thigh injury during the international break and will be sidelined for a few weeks now.

Chelsea set to sign Man Utd target this summer, Player visited Cobham earlier

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Chelsea are being linked with a move for the Rangers youth star Billy Gilmour.

According to Daily Mail, the Premier League leaders are confident of signing the 15-year-old this summer. The likes of Bayern Munich, Manchester City and Manchester United are interested in the player and have scouted him extensively.

Injury crisis for Antonio Conte, Chelsea could be without 5 first team stars this weekend

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Chelsea could be without five first-team stars for their Premier League clash against Crystal Palace this weekend.

The Blues are currently sitting at the top of the table and are firm favourites to win the league.

Mourinho calling Chelsea target regularly, Man Utd ready to offer star £420k-a-week

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Manchester United are interested in signing Barcelona’s Brazilian winger Neymar this summer.

According to Spanish newspaper Sport, the Old Trafford outfit have already got in touch with the player’s representatives and Jose Mourinho has called the player in order to convince him.

Man Utd plagued with injuries, Mourinho without several key players for WBA clash

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho could be without several first team players for this weekend’s Premier League clash against West Brom.

The Red Devils are already struggling to deal with the suspensions of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Ander Herrera.

Chelsea Roundup: Abramovich's €200m transfer plan; Wenger's transfer meeting with Blues target

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Chelsea have no intentions of selling Eden Hazard this summer.

According to Marca, the Belgian winger is a target for Real Madrid and Los Blancos are expected to make their move at the end of this season.

La Liga forward keen on Chelsea move; Conte willing to pay €65m, club likely to accept

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Antonio Conte is set to renew his efforts to sign the Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata this summer. The Chelsea boss tried to sign him last summer but Los Blancos exercised their right to buy the player back from Juventus.

Roundup: Man Utd willing to pay midfielder's release clause; Messi wants defender to snub Mourinho

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Manchester United are interested in signing the Inter Milan midfielder Marcelo Brozovic.

According to Gazzetta, Jose Mourinho wants to sign the Croatian at the end of this season and Manchester United are willing to pay Brozovic’s release clause of €50 million.

Real Madrid held positive talks for world class target; Star is already taking Spanish lessons

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Chelsea winger Eden Hazard is a target for Real Madrid this summer.

Los Blancos have served their transfer ban and will look to land the Chelsea star at the end of this season. Hazard could be the ideal long-term replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo.

Report: Chelsea star undergoes X-ray for an ankle injury

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Chelsea striker, Diego Costa, has suffered an ankle injury whilst on international duty.

He was forced out of Spain training and underwent an X-ray for the ankle injury.

Costa visited Sanitas Clinic in La Moraleja after injuring his ankle during Saturday’s training session, the Spanish Football Federation has revealed.

Chelsea star: Manchester United's £86m target is a great player

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During the international break, players are often asked to comment on other players, be it be their club teammate, opposition players, or international mates.

Spain will face France in their next match in Paris on Tuesday. Ahead of the match, Spain striker, Diego Costa has given a candid interview to Telefoot, where he touched on various topics.

Winger confirms talks ongoing over new deal: My heart is at Man Utd

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Manchester United winger, Jesse Lingard, has revealed that he is in talks with the club over a new contract.

The 24-year-old made his senior debut for Manchester United after graduating from the club’s youth academy. He has spent loan spells at Leicester City, Birmingham, Brighton, and Derby County before establishing himself as a regular for the senior side.

Manchester United closely monitoring Roma defender

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Roma’s Kostas Manolas could be one of the hottest properties in the transfer market this summer. The Greek centre-back has been subject to huge interest in the past couple of years among Premier League clubs including Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea.

In October 2016, he rejected at extension on his contract in the Italian capital over wage disagreements.

Transfer blow for Mourinho; Top class Man Utd target agrees terms with Chelsea, deal all but done

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Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko has agreed to personal terms with Premier League giants Chelsea ahead of a summer move.

The highly talented French midfielder has been linked with Manchester United as well but it seems that Mourinho’s former club have a significant edge now.

Liverpool confident of signing world class Man Utd target, Mourinho ready to pay £60m for star

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Liverpool are interested in signing the Real Madrid attacking midfielder James Rodriguez this summer.

The Colombian has fallen out of favour at Santiago Bernabeu and is expected to switch clubs at the end of this season.

Chelsea Transfer Roundup: Abramovich has transfer agreement for world class Man Utd target

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Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is looking to fend off Inter Milan’s interest in Antonio Conte by signing world-class players for the Italian at Chelsea.

According to reports, the Russian billionaire recently agreed on a deal with Barcelona for their Brazilian winger Neymar.

Man Utd in pole position to sign Dutch striker, player interested in Old Trafford switch

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Manchester United are in pole position to sign Ajax striker, Daishawn Redan, in the summer.

The player has failed to reach an agreement over a new deal, and he is all set to leave the club this summer.

Redan, who turned 16 last month, has been monitored by United for over a year.

According to reports, United thought that they had missed out on signing him after the striker declared that he would sign a new contract at the Amsterdam ArenA.

[Photo]: Everton star suffers horrifying leg injury; will miss the rest of the season

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Everton defender, Seamus Coleman, suffered a broken leg in a horrific tackle from Neil Taylor during Ireland’s 0-0 draw with Wales in a World Cup qualifier.

Coleman was taken off the pitch on a stretcher, and was taken to hospital. The right-back is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

Report: Close bond with scout could help Liverpool land £25m Chelsea target

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A host of Premier League clubs, including the likes of Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City, Liverpool, and Chelsea, are reportedly interested in signing Ben Gibson from Middlesbrough in the summer transfer window.

According to reports from the Daily Mail, Liverpool and Spurs have expressed their interest in the defender who has also been extensively scouted by Chelsea.

Chelsea set for 'mega operation' with Real Madrid: Four players lined up for transfer

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Chelsea and Real Madrid could be set for a mega transfer operation involving four players in the summer transfer window.

According to reports from Spanish newspaper, Mundo Deportivo, Real Madrid are heavily interested in signing Chelsea duo, Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois.

The two Belgians are key players for the Blues and Madrid want them to be a part of their squad next season.

Mourinho flies out to seal the deal for £52m Liverpool target, Star not a fan of Jurgen Klopp

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has apparently travelled to Croatia to secure the services of Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic.

The 28-year-old winger was linked with Liverpool a few days ago and it seems that Mourinho has taken an interest in the Serie A star now.

Celtic star rejects £65k-per-week wage offer; Liverpool interested in the player

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Premier League giants, Chelsea, have reportedly tabled a £65k a week offer, but Moussa Dembele has rejected the deal.

According to reports from Glasgow Live, Dembele has turned down a multi-million pound offer to join the Blues this summer.

Chelsea had requested a meeting with Dembele’s representatives where they proposed an offer of around £65k a week increasing to £100k over the course of the contract.

Report: Liverpool ready to fight Chelsea for £50m defender

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Liverpool are ready to provide Chelsea a tough competition in the race to sign Virgil van Dijk, if the Dutch defender decides to leave Southampton in the summer.

According to reports from the Evening Standard, both Chelsea and Liverpool are in the market to sign at least one top centre-back, and Van Dijk is at the top of their wish-lists.

Wenger nearly signed 30-year-old striker; Arsenal agreed deal with the player

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Arsene Wenger has revealed that he nearly signed Luis Suarez from Liverpool in 2013.

Arsenal offered £40,000,001 for Suarez, which Liverpool had rejected at that time. The Gunners thought they had triggered his release clause.

John Henry, the Reds owner, publicly mocked Arsenal for making such an extraordinary offer with Arsenal adding an extra £1 to activate a clause.

Mourinho set to land Man City target, mega-money Man Utd transfer a formality now

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Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann is expected to complete his move to Manchester United in the summer.

The Red Devils have been linked with the Frenchman for a while now and Manchester Evening News are reporting that the transfer is close to completion.

Manchester City ready to spend £40m to sign 20-year-old French winger

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The upcoming summer transfer window will be massive for Manchester City. If reports are to be believed, Pep Guardiola will be handed a massive £200m transfer war-chest.

As many as 15 players are likely to leave the club, while plenty of new faces are expected to arrive, as Guardiola is preparing to sculpt the squad to his own taste.

Roundup: Real Madrid star holds transfer talks, La Liga rivals have offered him £325k-a-week to join

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Real Madrid midfielder Isco has been linked with a move away from Santiago Bernabeu for a while now.

The former Malaga playmaker has struggled to hold down a regular first-team place under Zinedine Zidane and is contemplating an exit at the end of this season.

Man United star opens up about teammate: This habbit of Zlatan Ibrahimovic is annoying

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Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has been a key member of Jose Mourinho’s squad this season.

Last season, the Spanish playmaker struggled to hold down a regular starting berth under Louis van Gaal.

Arsenal plot £25m bid for Barcelona star - could he replace Ozil?

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Arsenal are considering making a £25m bid for Barcelona midfielder, Arda Turan, in the summer transfer window, according to reports from The Times.

The Gunners are likely to sell two of the club’s high profile players – Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez – with Arsene Wenger planning to rebuild the squad.

19 goals, 5 assists: Manchester United made €110m offer for Real Madrid target

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Kylian Mbappe has made a huge impression this season for Monaco. His burgeoning progress hasn’t gone unnoticed, with several heavyweight European clubs vying for his signature.

The French young forward has scored 19 goals for the Ligue 1 side during a stunning breakthrough season, and has also registered five assists.

Tottenham star opens up on his relationship with Pochettino, comments on future plans

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French goalkeeper, Huge Lloris, has suggested that he may consider leaving the club if Mauricio Pochettino is not around next season.

Lloris, who signed a new contract until 2022, worth around £110,000 a week, in December, says that he is happy at Spurs. However, he adds that in football everything is possible, and he could be tempted by an offer from a ‘monster’ European club.

West Ham considering move for 23-year-old Belgian striker

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West Ham United are planning to make a summer move for Chelsea striker, Michy Batshuayi, according to reports from the Daily Mail.

Batshuayi, 23, joined Chelsea from Marseille on a big money transfer last summer. However, he has struggled for regular games at Stamford Bridge this term.

Manchester United keeping a close eye on £25m defender

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Manchester United are keeping a close eye on Barcelona left-back, Jordi Alba, with a view to making a formal move in the summer transfer window.

According to reports from Manchester Evening News, doubts have surfaced over Luke Shaw’s long-term future at Old Trafford.

Shaw’s situation at Old Trafford should worry United fans.

Roundup: Liverpool target says playing at Anfield would be special; Klopp wants €35m star at all costs

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Liverpool have been linked with a move for the RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner recently.

Jurgen Klopp wants to add to his attacking unit this summer and earlier this week there were reports that the German has identified Werner as the ideal solution.

Chelsea made £32m bid for Man Utd target; player prefers a move to London

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Antonio Conte is on course to win the 2016-17 Premier League in his first season at Chelsea, but it seems the Italian has already started planning for the upcoming season.

According to reports from the Mirror, Chelsea have made an offer worth £32m for Monaco midfielder, Tiemoue Bakayoko.

7 assists, 12 goals: Arsenal planning to bid £33m for 25-yr-old midfielder

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Arsenal are one of the many clubs interested in signing Napoli’s highly rated attacking midfielder, Lorenzo Insigne.

The 25-year-old has been one of the top performers for Napoli this season, having scored 12 goals in the Serie A. He is the central creative outlet of the team, and has been involved in seven assists for the Naples.

Man Utd pre-season fixtures and dates: Mourinho's men set to face PL rivals during US tour

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Manchester United are all set to take on Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester City during their pre-season tour of the United States.

The Premier League giants will be a part of the International Champions Cup this summer.

Mourinho's wish list: Manchester United preparing move for 28-year-old Brazilian star

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Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, is reportedly planning to sign Chelsea winger, Willian, in the summer transfer window.

Mourinho tried to sign the the Brazilian winger last summer but he failed to persuade him to leave Chelsea and join United.

According to reports from Yahoo Sports, United will up their interest in the 28-year-old.

Man Utd star wants to join this PL team in summer, club sources believe transfer is likely

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Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford for a while now.

The England international is no longer a key player under Jose Mourinho and is ready to consider a summer transfer away from the Red Devils.

Liverpool submit offer for Arsenal target, Star would improve Klopp's team massively

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Jurgen Klopp is already looking to add to his Liverpool squad for the next season.

The German manager has submitted an offer for the Schalke left back Sead Kolasinac according to Bild.

Done Deal: Manchester United complete transfer of midfielder; player could move by the middle of next week

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Manchester United midfielder, Bastian Schweinsteiger, has joined Major League Soccer side, Chicago Fire.

The move could be completed by the middle of next week, depending on his P1 visa application and a successful medical.

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Defender: Chelsea are watching me; we will hold talks in the summer

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Chelsea defender, Matt Miazga, has revealed that he keeps regular contact with his parent club.

The centre-back joined last summer from New York Red Bulls and has made two Premier League appearances for the club.

He was then sent on loan to Vitesse to get regular games under his belt.

Wenger willing to sell star midfielder - Chelsea and Man City will consider bids

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Arsene Wenger is not only keen to stay at the club despite protests from disgruntled fans, he is also looking to rebuild his struggling side in the summer by selling two of his key players – Alexis Ssnchez and Mesut Ozil.

Both the players have rejected offers to extend their contracts, and Wenger is willing to offload them.

FIFA bans referee for match-fixing as South African football lurches into crisis

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The world football’s governing body, FIFA, has banned Ghanaian referee Joseph Lamptey for life following his part in manipulating the outcome of South Africa’s World Cup 2018 qualifying win over Senegal in November 2016.

These latest developments have put South African football in further turmoil as it is already reeling under allegations of corruption and fixing of matches.

Top class forward won't play with Barcelona duo, reaches verbal agreement with Real Madrid

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Juventus striker Paulo Dybala is a man in demand right now.

The Argentine has been a huge hit under Allegri and is attracting the attention of Spanish heavyweights Barcelona and Real Madrid.

Manager confirms top class Chelsea star's injury, he could miss these three matches

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Chelsea winger Eden Hazard will remain sidelined for a few more days with a calf injury.

The Belgian picked up the injury before the match against Stoke City and will miss Belgium’s World Cup Qualifier against Greece on Saturday and the friendly with Russia on Tuesday as a result.

Man Utd star confirms that this fan favourite is set for Old Trafford return in June

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Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson is all set to return to the Old Trafford dugout this summer.

The Scottish manager spent 27 years at the club and guided the Red Devils to the top of English football before he retired in 2013.

Barcelona want to sign Arsenal target; La Liga giants offering £130k-a-week to seal the deal

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Barcelona manager Luis Enrique is set to step down at the end of this season and the Catalan giants are already looking to secure a replacement.

Juventus manager Max Allegri is being looked at as a potential successor to Enrique.

8 goals, 11 assists: Everton planning summer move for 27-year-old midfielder

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Everton manager, Ronald Koeman, has said that the club will ‘do the maximum’ to keep star striker, Romelu Lukaku, at the club next season.

Lukaku has expressed his desire to move away from Goodison Park and experience Champions League football with a big team. With 21 goals to his name this season, the Belgian feels the time is right for him to test his calibre at a bigger platform.

6 goals, 7 assists: Tottenham considering move for £21m Chelsea target in the summer

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Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly considering a move for AC Milan midfielder, Suso, in the summer.

The former Liverpool midfielder has rediscovered his form since joining the Serie A giants. He has been ever present for Milan in the 2016-17 campaign.

Primarily operating in the false winger role, mainly from the right, he has scored six goals and provided seven assists in the Serie A this season.

4 goals, 7 assists: Arsenal considering move for 23-year-old Tottenham target in the summer

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Everton manager, Ronald Koeman, has urged star midfielder, Ross Barkley, to sign a new contract at the club. However, the Dutchman has also made it clear the England international is free to leave the club should he fail to agree to a new deal.

Barkley will have a year left on his contract at the end of the season, and he is yet to sign a new deal.

Man Utd's £40m target favours Chelsea move - Conte big fan of the player

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French giants, Monaco, have been a joy to watch this season. They play an attacking brand of football, and have a strong squad blessed with some exciting young talents.

One of them is midfielder, Tiemoue Bakayoko, who has been simply outstanding forLes Monégasques this season.

Manager comments on Arsenal star's future: Player will make his own decision where he goes next

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Arsenal midfielder, Jack Wilshere, has been enjoying a fruitful time during his loan spell at Bournemouth.

Wilshere, who graduated from Arsenal’s youth academy, has struggled to keep himself fit in recent years with a series of injuries hampering his progress.

He was sent on loan to Bournemouth last summer to get regular games under his belt.

Arsenal key man set to stay at the club, fans might not be too happy about this

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Arsene Wenger has been under a lot of pressure due to his team’s poor performances this season.

The Gunners crashed out of the Champions League earlier this month after conceding 10 goals against Bayern Munich over the two legs. Furthermore, they are nowhere near the Premier League leaders Chelsea as far as the title race is concerned.

Major boost for Mourinho; Top class star set to agree Man Utd deal, wants to win PL title

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Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to stay at Old Trafford for another season.

The 35-year-old striker has had a remarkable season in England so far and was expected to leave the Old Trafford outfit at the end of this season.

4-3-3 vs Valencia: Enrique without this Barcelona player for vital home game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Barcelona vs Valencia Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s La Liga fixture.

Barcelona vs Valencia
Liga BBVA 2016/17
19th March, 19:45 pm BST
Camp Nou, Barcelona
Live Stream: Watch Barcelona vs Valencia live on Sky Sports 2

Barcelona Team News & Preview

Barcelona host Valencia in La Liga this weekend and the Catalan giants will be looking to close the gap with leaders Real Madrid.

Agent: Man City star open to Manchester United move

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Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, is prepared to make a wholesome change to his squad next summer. Yaya Toure is one of the players who could be shown the door.

The Ivorian is one of the six players who is out of contract at the end of the season, and chances are less that he will be given a new deal.

4-2-3-1 vs Brighton: Leeds United predicted starting XI, Team News, Key Stats

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Leeds United vs Brighton Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of this week’s Championship fixture.

Leeds United vs Brighton
Championship 2016/17
18th March, 17:30 pm BST
Elland Road, Leeds
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Leeds dropped two crucial points in their last game against QPR as they were held to a 0-0 draw.

4-2-3-1 vs Hull City: Everton predicted starting XI, Silva missing eight players through injury, Key Stats

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Everton vs Hull City Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Everton vs Hull City
English Premier League 2016/17
18th March, 15:00 pm BST
Goodison Park
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EVERTON TEAM NEWS & PREVIEW

Everton bounced back from their 3-2 defeat against Tottenham with a handsome 3-0 win over West Brom last weekend.

4-2-3-1 vs Watford: Crystal Palace predicted starting XI, Team news, Key stats

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Crystal Palace vs Watford Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Crystal Palace vs Watford
English Premier League 2016/17
18th March, 15:00 pm BST
Selhurst Park, London
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CRYSTAL PALACE TEAM NEWS & PREVIEW

Crystal Palace have had a nice two-weeks break to prepare for this match, and Sam Allardyce will hope to have recovered some of his injured players.

4-3-3 v Bilbao: Zidane without these 2 Real Madrid stars for tough away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Athletic Bilbao vs Real Madrid Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s La Liga fixture.

Athletic Bilbao vs Real Madrid
Liga BBVA 2016/17
18th March, 15:15 pm BST
San Mames, Bilbao
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Athletic Bilbao Team News & Preview

Athletic Bilbao host Real Madrid in La Liga this weekend and the home side will be looking to extend their fine run of form with a win here.

4-3-3 v Man City: Klopp without these 4 Liverpool players for crucial away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Manchester City vs Liverpool Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Manchester City vs Liverpool
English Premier League 2016/17
19th March, 16:30 pm BST
Etihad, Manchester
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Manchester City Team News & Preview

Manchester City host Liverpool in the Premier League this weekend and both teams will be looking to continue their quest for a top-four finish with a win.

4-2-3-1 v Middlesbrough: Major blow for Mourinho, 5 top class Man Utd stars ruled out; Key Stats & Predicted Lineups

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Middlesbrough vs Manchester United Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Middlesbrough vs Manchester United
English Premier League 2016/17
19th March, 12:00 pm BST
Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
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Middlesbrough Team News & Preview

Middlesbrough host Manchester United in the Premier League this weekend and the home side will be looking to kick-start their season under a new manager now.

Man City summer transfer plans: Guardiola wants to sign 22-year-old La Liga defender

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Following a shock Champions league exit, Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, is ready to conduct the biggest overhaul of the City squad since Abu Dhabi takeover in 2008.

City threw away a two-goal advantage to bow out to Monaco at the last 16 stage. For the first time in his career, Pep has failed to make it to the semi-finals of Europe’s biggest club competition.

4 goals, 7 assists: Tottenham plotting move for 23-year-old England midfielder

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Tottenham are reportedly planning to make a move for Everton’s in-demand midfielder, Ross Barkley.

Mauricio Pochettino, the Spurs manager, is a big fan of the player, and wants the Everton playmaker to add depth to his squad.

Barkley will have a year left on his contract at the end of the season.

3-4-3 v Stoke: Antonio Conte without this Chelsea star for tough away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Stoke vs Chelsea Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Stoke vs Chelsea
English Premier League 2016/17
18th March, 15:00 pm BST
Bet365 Stadium, Stoke
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Stoke Team News & Preview

Stoke City host Chelsea in the Premier League this weekend and the Potters will look to extend their impressive home form here.

4-2-3-1 v WBA: Wenger without these 4 Arsenal players for vital away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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West Brom vs Arsenal Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

West Brom vs Arsenal
English Premier League 2016/17
18th March, 12:30 pm BST
Hawthorne, West Brom
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West Brom Team News & Preview

West Brom host Arsenal in the Premier League this weekend and the Baggies will fancy their chances here.

4-2-3-1 v Rostov: Mourinho without these 2 Man Utd stars for vital Europa clash; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Manchester United vs Rostov Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of Thursday’s Europa League fixture.

Manchester United vs Rostov
UEFA Europa League 2016/17
16th March, 20:05 pm BST
Old Trafford, Manchester
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Manchester United Team News & Preview

Manchester United host Rostov in the return leg of the Europa knockouts later tonight.

Abramovich betrayed Conte in January, Italian could leave Chelsea unless this happens

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is unhappy with the club’s business during the January transfer window.

Apparently, the Italian wanted to strengthen his side during the midseason but Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich failed to deliver substantial funds for Conte’s targets.

Real Madrid reach verbal agreement for €50m South American, Zidane approves summer move

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Real Madrid defender Pepe is expected to leave the club this summer and Los Blancos have identified a replacement for the Portuguese international.

Porto centre-back Felipe Monteiro is in line to replace Pepe at Santiago Bernabeu this summer.

Chelsea confident of landing 20-goal Man Utd target, Blues offered £57m for star last summer

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Everton striker Romelu Lukaku has informed the club that he does not intend to sign a new deal with them.

The Belgian was in talks with the Merseyside outfit regarding a new deal which would have made him their highest ever earner.

Daily Mirror are reporting that Lukaku wants to play Champions League football next season and would welcome a transfer in the summer.

Andrea Pirlo feels MLS need to get rid of these two things in order to compete with Chinese clubs

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New York City FC’s Andrea Pirlo believes MLS needs to get rid of salary caps and foreign player restrictions to compete with China.

The Italy legend said that while United State of America’s football league has improved a great deal, there is considerable risk of it falling behind with the rule which only allows only three designated players to earn big money beyond each team’s set budget.

Mourinho handed massive transfer boost, World class star intends to join Man Utd in summer

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Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller has been linked with a move to Manchester United in the past.

The German international has been a key player for the Bavarians since 2009, but that has changed since the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti.

Top class PL star hits out at Man Utd manager, hints that Mourinho lied about him

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Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has opened up during his time at Chelsea under Jose Mourinho.

The Belgian midfielder started just two Premier League games under the current Manchester United manager before being sent out on loan to Werder Bremen.

Player Profile: Arsenal and Chelsea weighing up move for highly talented Portuguese winger

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The Sun has reported that Chelsea have joined their London rivals in the chase for Wolves winger Helder Costa. The former Benfica man completed a permanent move to the West Midlands club in January for a club record fee.

Born in Angola, Costa moved to Portugal as a youngster where he joined Lisbon side Benfica in 2004 on a youth contract.

Caixinha says Rangers are the biggest club in Scotland; Celtic fans react on Twitter

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New Rangers manager, Pedro Caixinha, has insisted that the Gers are the biggest club in the country.

The Portuguese took charge of Rangers earlier this week and he aims to bring the glory days back at the club.

He has signed a three-year contract at Ibrox and replaced Mark Warburton who left the club in acrimonious circumstances last month.

West Ham interested in £26m Spanish striker, Bilic admires the player's qualities

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West Ham United have already started planning summer recruitments, and it seems Slaven Bilic is keen to bolster his attacking department.

According to reports from The Times, the Hammers have made an inquiry about signing Arsenal striker, Lucas Perez, in the summer.

Perez joined the Gunners last summer from Deportivo La Coruna for a reported fee of £17.

FA Cup Draw: Chelsea to play derby match for a place in the final, Arsenal handed tough fixture

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The FA Cup semi-final draw was concluded last night and Premier League leaders Chelsea will take on Tottenham in a London Derby towards the end of April.

The last time these two sides met in an FA Cup semi-final was in 2012 when the Blues ran out 5-1 winners through goals from Didier Drogba, Juan Mata, Ramires, Frank Lampard and Florent Malouda.

PL legend says Chelsea star is world's best in this role; £32m star outperformed Pogba last night

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In football circles, “bargain” usually refers to a player who has come on a free transfer, or in today’s super inflated times, someone who cost less than £15m.

It is a bit of an anomaly that N’Golo Kante, who cost Chelsea just around £32m has been the biggest bargain of the season.

Chelsea set to face European giants in a blockbuster pre-season clash on the 25th of July

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Bayern Munich are set to travel to China and Singapore for their pre-season tour this summer.

The German outfit will participate in the International Champions Cup where they will play against the likes of AC Milan, Arsenal and Chelsea.

Brazilian goalkeeper who ordered his girlfriend’s murder in 2010 gets signed by a new club

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Goalkeeper Bruno Fernandes de Souza has been handed a two-year contract by Brazilian club Boa Esporte. This would have been just another piece of transfer news had the goalkeeper in question not done something truly despicable in the past.

‘Bruno’ was recently released from prison after serving seven years of a 22-year sentence following the 2010 murder of his then girlfriend, Eliza Samudio, who he met at a footballers’ party in 2009, and with whom he had a son.

Most valuable offensive player rankings: Top class Chelsea star dethroned by rival forward

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After spending several mathdays at the top, Chelsea’s Diego Costa has been dethroned by Tottenham’s Harry Kane in the EPL Most Valuable Offensive Player (MVOP) rankings. We saw this coming for some time.

In a previous article, we predicted Kane would be the best player in the second half this season.

4-2-3-1 vs Blackburn: Predicted Fulham starting XI, two players doubtful for Rovers, Key stats

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Fulham vs Blackburn Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of midweek’s Championship fixture.

Fulham vs Blackburn
Championship 2016/17
14th March, 19:45 pm BST
Craven Cottage, London
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Fulham stunned everyone after registering a fantastic 3-1 victory over league leaders, Newcastle United, last Saturday.

La Liga midfielder in contact with Mourinho, says he would love to play at Old Trafford

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On-loan Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira is looking to play for the Old Trafford outfit next season.

The 21-year-old midfielder has impressed in La Liga and has scored four times for Granada this season.

Guardiola wants French forward to join Man City, offer made, player exploring PL options

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Bayern Munich forward, Kingsley Coman, has struggled for regular games under Carlo Ancelotti this season. A host of European clubs are vying for his signature, and there is a possibility that the 20-year-old could change clubs in the summer.

According to reports from TF1, Manchester City and Chelsea have already made an offer in the region of €50-60m for the highly rated Frenchman.

Sky Sports pundit: This West Ham star has been the club's best player

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Michail Antonio has been one of the top performers for West Ham this season. His gradual transformation from being a decent defender to becoming a top class attacking player has been simply remarkable.

The 26-year-old usually played as a right-back and in midfield, but he has taken his game to a new level when used as a forward.

Nottingham Forest to appoint new manager in the next 24 hours, fans react on Twitter

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Nottingham Forest are reportedly set to appoint Mark Warburton as their new manager. Warburton was sacked by Rangers FC last month.

According to reports from Nottingham Post, Warburton will become Nottingham Forest’s new manager in the next 24 hours.

Warburton left Rangers FC last month in acrimonious circumstances.

9 Goals in 26 games: Newcastle keen to sign 25-year-old PL striker

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Newcastle United are keen to sign Burnley striker, Andre Gray, in the summer if they make it to the Premier League.

The 25-year-old was a reported target of Newcastle 12 months ago. However, the interest frizzled out following the Magpies’ demotion to the Championship.

Gray has one year left on his contract, and he is one of the names being discussed for a potential new signing if Newcastle are able to return to the Premier League.

McClaren sacked by Derby County: Fans and pundits react on Twitter

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Derby County have confirmed that they have parted ways with Steve McClaren after just five months in charge. McClaren was in his second spell at the club.

Mel Morris, Derby’s chairman, was unhappy with the recent run of results that led to the sacking of McClaren. The Rams have gone through a run of seven defeats in 13 league games, and have fallen from sixth spot to ten points outside the play-off places.

Celtic star trolls Rangers on Twitter after Old Firm draw

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Clint Hill scored a late equaliser to earn Rangers a point in a dramatic and pulsating derby against Glasgow Celtic on Sunday.

The veteran defender struck with just a minute left on the clock, and cancelled out Stuart Armstrong’s opener for Celtic.

Although Celtic still remain unbeaten, the result puts an end to their astonishing winning run.

Championship Round up: League Table, Results, Top scorers after round 37

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Brighton and Hove Albion levelled on points with Newcastle United at the top (separated only by the goal difference) after winning 3-0 against Derby County.

It was a strong performance from Chis Hughton’s side who dominated the game from start to finish. The defeat, however, proved costly for Derby, who lost seven of their last 13 Championship games.

Liverpool's scrappy win against Burnley could be vital in their chase for a Champions League berth

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As football clichés go, “winning ugly” is a severely overused one. On Sunday against Burnley, many said Liverpool “won ugly”; however, there is a certain respect for those who manage to do it in games, those who manage to grind out wins. Liverpool could hardly garner any respect for the display they produced.

Roundup: Ronaldo wants Real Madrid to replace top class star with this 20-goal Man Utd target

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Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has been linked with a move away from Bernabeu at the end of this season.

According to Spanish outlet Don Balon, Los Blancos are prepared for the French striker’s departure and have already identified a few potential replacements.

Devastating blow for Mourinho, Man Utd without these 5 players for Chelsea clash tonight

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Manchester United travel to Stamford Bridge for their FA Cup clash against Chelsea tonight.

The Red Devils will be looking to improve on their performance against the Blues from earlier this season. The Old Trafford outfit were thumped 4-0 back then and this will be another tricky outing for Jose Mourinho’s men.

4-2-3-1 v Chelsea: Blow for Mourinho, Man Utd without these 2 players for cup game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Chelsea vs Manchester United Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of Monday’s FA cup fixture.

Chelsea vs Manchester United
FA Cup 2016/17
13th March, 19:45 pm BST
Stamford Bridge, London
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Chelsea Team News & Preview

Chelsea host Manchester United in the FA Cup this weekend and the Blues will be looking to extend their outstanding run of form against the Red Devils with another win here.

4-2-3-1 vs Boro: Man City predicted starting XI, team news, key stats

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Middlesbrough vs Manchester City Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s FA Cup fixture.

Middlesbrough vs Manchester City
FA Cup 2016/17
11th March, 12:15 pm BST
Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
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MIDDLESBROUGH TEAM NEWS & PREVIEW

Boro are currently involved in a relegation dogfight, having only managed to win three games in 2017.

4-2-3-1 v Lincoln: Arsenal without these 3 first team players for today's cup game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Arsenal vs Lincoln Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s FA Cup fixture.

Arsenal vs Lincoln
FA Cup 2016/17
11th March, 17:30 pm BST
Emirates, London
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Arsenal Team News & Preview

Arsenal host non-league side Lincoln in the FA cup this weekend and the Gunners are under immense pressure to deliver.

Everton vs West Brom: Team News, Predicted starting XI, Key Stats

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Everton vs West Brom Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Everton vs West Brom
Premier League 2016/17
11th March, 15:00 pm BST
Goodison Park, Merseyside
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EVERTON TEAM NEWS & PREVIEW

Everton suffered their first defeat in the Premier League in 2017 when they lost 3-2 against Tottenham at White Hart Lane.

Leeds United vs QPR: Team News, Predicted Lineups, Key Stats

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Leeds United vs QPR Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of weekend’s Championship fixture.

Leeds United vs QPR
Championship 2016/17
11th March, 15:00 pm BST
Elland Road, Leeds
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A 96th minute equaliser from Tom Cairney denied Leeds United a victory against Fulham last weekend, but Garry Monk’s side were still able to maintain their unbeaten run.

4-1-4-1 vs Sheffield Wednesday: Aston Villa predicted starting XI, Team News, Key Stats

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Aston Villa vs Sheffield Wednesday Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of weekend’s Championship fixture.

Aston Villa vs Sheffield Wednesday
Championship 2016/17
11 March, 15:00 pm BST
Craven Cottage, London
How to follow: BBC local radio

Aston Villa’s mini revival under Steve Bruce (three wins in a row) was halted on Tuesday night when they suffered a 1-0 defeat to Huddersfield.

Pulis reveals summer transfer plans - West Brom interested in PL winner

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West Brom could make a fresh approach to sign Chelsea defender, John Terry, this summer. Tony Pulis, the Baggies manager, admitted that he had tried to sign the Chelsea legend during the January transfer window.

Terry, four times Premier League winner with Chelsea, has only few months left on his contract, and it is highly unlikely that he will be offered a new deal at Stamford Bridge.

4-3-3 v Burnley: Klopp without these 4 Liverpool players, key star could miss out as well; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Liverpool vs Burnley Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Liverpool vs Burnley
English Premier League 2016/17
12th March, 16:00 pm BST
Anfield, Liverpool
Live Stream: Watch Liverpool vs Burnley live on Sky Sports 1

Liverpool Team News & Preview

Liverpool host Burnley in the Premier League this weekend and the Reds will be hoping to improve their performance against the weaker teams with a win here.

Caixinha planning to bring 24-year-old defender to Rangers

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Pedro Caixinha is almost certain to become the 16th manager for Rangers FC by the end of this week after Al-Gharafa gave him permission to join the Ibrox side.

The 46-year-old can now arrive in Scotland after both the clubs sorted out the financial deals.

The Portuguese is expected to be in Glawgow on Saturday, and he will watch Sunday’s Old Firm clash from the Celtic Park.

West Brom boss Pulis calm over top scorer Salomon Rondon’s poor form

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West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis is unconcerned about striker Salomon Rondon’s recent goalless run, stating that the striker is a goal of any kind away from regaining his scoring touch.

Rondon has failed to find the net this calendar year. His last goal was in mid-December 2016 when he scored a hat-trick against Swansea City at the Hawthorns.

Barcelona will hope to complete their quest for a treble winning season after PSG win

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FC Barcelona, one of the top clubs in the world, hold themselves to extremely high standards. Just weeks ago, it seemed as though Barcelona’s season aspirations were crushed but now their season has been completely turned around.

Real Madrid were pulling away in La Liga and seemed unbeatable, but over the past months, the Catalonia giants have clawed their way back into the title race.

Barcelona agree deal for top class Man City target, Star has a £110 million release clause

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Barcelona have agreed to a new deal with the Croatian midfielder Ivan Rakitic.

The deal has been confirmed on Barcelona’s website and the statement read:

FC Barcelona has announced that it has reached an agreement with Ivan Rakitic to extend his contract through to 30 June 2021.

Man City transfer certain to go through as £20m star says he loves the Premier League

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Manchester City goalkeeper, Joe Hart, said that he would love to play in the Premier League again.

Hart wants to join a club that makes him feel wanted, and if the situation demands he is ready to continue his career abroad.

The 29-year-old goalkeeper is deemed surplus to requirements at the Etihad Stadium, with Pep Guardiola making it clear that the England international is not in his first team plans.

Everton planning talks to secure lucrative deal for 23-year-old Tottenham target

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Everton are keen to secure the future of Ross Barkley, and manager, Ronald Koeman, has confirmed that talks are being planned with the midfielder over a new lucrative contract.

Barkley, the home grown midfielder who emerged from the club’s academy, has a deal till 2018. Top Premier League clubs, like Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham, are vying for his signature, but Everton will look to persuade him to commit to the Merseyside club for the long term.

Rangers legend: This Celtic star is not a £40m player

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Rangers FC legend, Ally McCoist, has insisted that Celtic forward, Moussa Dembele, is a highly talented footballer, but he is nowhere near worth the £40m price tag slapped on him.

The Frenchman joined Celtic in 2016 on a four-year deal from Fulham. He has impressed in his first season at the Glasgow club, scoring 32 goals in 44 appearances in all competitions.

West Brom scouts watched 26-year-old winger, could face competition from Aston Villa

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West Brom are reportedly interested in Oxford United’s winger, Marvin Johnson. Birmingham City and Aston Villa are also reportedly keeping a close tab on the player.

According to reports from the Birmingham Mail, the trio of Midland clubs have watched the left-sided player closely in recent games.

Celtic vs Rangers: Rodgers delivers injury update ahead of Old Firm clash

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Celtic will face Rangers FC in the Scottish Premiership on Sunday. Ahead of the Old Firm clash, Celtic manager, Brendan Rodgers, has shared his thoughts on the derby, and has provided injury updates on two key players.

Rodgers has confirmed that James Forrest has returned to full training this week.

Rangers target likely to move to Ibrox before Sunday's Old Firm clash

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Pedro Caixinha is all set to become the next manager of Rangers FC, and could arrive ahead of Sunday’s Old Firm clash.

The managerial search is going on for a while, and several names have come up for a discussion. However, it seems, Rangers have decided to appoint Caixinha.

According to reports from the Daily Record, Rangers directors held a meeting with the first-team squad and staff, and assured them that Caixinha is ready to lead the club.

Returning midfielder outlines Sunderland’s plan for Premier League survival

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Sunderland midfielder Jan Kirchhoff has identified the need to win home games as the key to the Black Cats’ Premier League survival.

David Moyes’ side are rock bottom in the league with 19 points from 27 games, and Kirchhoff has admitted that time is running out to secure the club’s Premier League status for next season.

Arsenal hoping to agree deal with world class midfielder, Star offered wages of £280k-a-week

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Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has been offered a massive pay rise to stay at the club.

The German midfielder could earn around £280,000-a-week if he decides to extend his contract at Emirates. Ozil is currently the highest earner at Arsenal with wages of around £140,000-a-week plus bonuses.

Rangers keen to sign 32-year-old defender in the summer

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Scottish clubs, Glasgow Rangers and Hearts, are interested in signing the Scotland international – but will they be able to land him?

According to reports from the Edinburgh Evening Times, Glasgow Rangers and Hearts are settled to battle for Ipswich Town defender, Christophe Berra.

Rangers legend explains why Director of Football at Ibrox is nonsense

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Rangers legend Ally McCoist has slammed his former club’s pursuit of a director of football as “absolute nonsense”.

The Gers are on the lookout for a director of football and were knocked back by Southampton‘s head of scouting and recruitment Ross Wilson earlier this week.

Man Utd target ready to leave Arsenal this summer, Attacking midfielder wants a fresh start

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Arsenal midfielder Alex OxladeChamberlain is looking to leave the club at the end of this season.

Daily Mirror are reporting that Chamberlain is frustrated with the lack of first-team opportunities at Emirates.

Chelsea confident of agreeing deal with Inter Milan target, official announcement in summer

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Premier League leaders Chelsea are confident of agreeing on a new deal with Antonio Conte.

The Italian manager has a contract until 2019 and the Blues are keen on extending his stay at Stamford Bridge.

The former Juventus manager has had a terrific start to life in England.

Liverpool fan favourite takes important decision regarding his future, announces on social media

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Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso has announced that he will retire at the end of this season.

The 35-year-old midfielder confirmed his decision on Twitter this afternoon. Bayern Munich have also released a statement thanking the Spaniard.

Roundup: Chelsea star confirms transfer desire, wants to win Champions League with this club

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Premier League leaders Chelsea are looking to offer a contract extension to the Serbian midfielder Nemanja Matic at the end of this season.

The 28-year-old was expected to leave the club last summer after a dip in form under Jose Mourinho. However, Matic has come back strongly under Antonio Conte and has established himself as a key player for the Italian.

Why Klopp May Be Destined to Follow in the Footsteps of Brendan Rodgers

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Back in 2014, former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers took the Reds to the brink of their first Premier League title since 1990, while playing a thrilling brand of football that was spearheaded by the attacking trident of Luis Suarez, Daniel Sturridge and a young Raheem Sterling. The Reds ultimately fell short of their goal following a harrowing home defeat against Chelsea at Anfield, of course, while Rodgers’ tenure unravelled and came to an abrupt end just 18 months later.

West Ham considering move for 25-year-old French defender, business to follow in coming months

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Rangers suffer knockback as prime target from Premier League club rejects Ibrox job

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Rangers have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Ross Wilson as the Southampton director of recruitment and scouting rejected the Ibrox outfit’s advances.

The Light Blues have been in a state of flux after Mark Warburton’s acrimonious departure last month changed the leadership scenario at the club.

Agent says £75m star will sign £140k-per-week Everton deal in the coming days

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Everton are planning to offer Romelu Lukaku a new five-year-contract, worth about £140,000-a-week, which will make him the highest-paid player at the Merseyside club.

Mino Raiola, Lukaku’s agent, has revealed that the player will sign a new deal with Everton, and the agreement is set to be announced by the club in the coming days.

West Ham considering summer move for 24-year-old defender

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West Ham are considering making a move for Middlesbrough defender, Ben Gibson, in the summer transfer window.

The 24-year-old has been one of the club’s top performers this season in what’s proved to be a difficult return to the top-flight for Boro. He primarily plays as a centre-back, but is equally capable of playing at left-back.

Arsenal attacker set to leave this summer, confirms desire to join this Premier League club

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Arsenal attacker Nathan Tella has confirmed that he is close to leaving the Gunners at the end of this season.

According to Daily Star, the 17-year-old wide player is out of contract in the summer and the Premier League giants do not intend to offer him an extension.

Photo: Liverpool fans send bizarre message to Klopp and the club, unhappy with performances

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Liverpool had an outstanding start to the season this year and were expected to go the distance in the title race.

Since the turn of the year, Jurgen Klopp‘s men have managed to win just 2 of their first 12 matches – Plymouth and Tottenham. The win against Spurs was seen as a turning point, but the Reds crashed to yet another miserable defeat against Leicester before beating Arsenal.

Versatile attacker explains why he chose to sign for Liverpool: I didn't see this at Chelsea

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Liverpool U23s striker Rhian Brewster has been enjoying a breakthrough season in the Reds’ academy this year.

The former Chelsea striker has been a key player for the youth side and has revealed why he left the Blues in 2015.

4-2-3-1 v Rostov: Mourinho without these 2 top class Man Utd stars for tough away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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FC Rostov vs Manchester United Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this week’s Europa League fixture.

FC Rostov vs Manchester United
UEFA Europa League 2016/17
9th March, 18:00 pm BST
Olimp-2, Rostov
Live Stream: Watch FC Rostov vs Manchester United live on BT Sport 2

Manchester United Team News & Preview

Manchester United travel to Russia for the first leg of the Europa League knockouts against FC Rostov.

We are calm – Celtic star oozes composure with Treble in touching distance

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Celtic striker Moussa Dembélé has emphasised his team’s calm approach as the Bhoys head into the final stretch of the season with a Treble well within reach.

The Scottish champions have already won the Scottish League Cup and have all but sewn up the league.

4-3-3 v Napoli: Zidane without this top class Real Madrid star for vital game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Napoli vs Real Madrid Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this week’s Champions League fixture.

Napoli vs Real Madrid
UEFA Champions League 2016/17
7th March, 19:45 pm BST
Stadio San Paolo, Naples
Live Stream: Watch Napoli vs Real Madrid live on BT Sport 3

Napoli Team News & Preview

Napoli host Real Madrid in the return leg of the Champions League knockouts this week.

Dutch midfielder: I follow Newcastle regularly; exchange texts with Benitez

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Dutch midfielder, Siem de Jong, has revealed that he wants to return and play for Newcastle United in the Premier League.

The 28-year-old joined PSV Eindhoven on a season-long loan from Newcastle at the beginning of the season. Rafael Benitez wanted him to play regularly in order to rediscover his match fitness, following an injury-ravaged career on Tyneside.

Rangers target set to hold talks this week over possible switch to Ibrox

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Are Rangers close to appointing their new manager within this month? It seems like they are not in a hurry at the moment, but in all probability, the club will come to a decision within this month.

Portuguese coach, Pedro Caixinha, is reportedly leading the race to join the Scottish club.

According to reports, the 46-year-old is keen to join Rangers.

Tottenham confident of getting deal done for £30m winger in the summer

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Tottenham manager, Mauricio Pochettino, is confident of signing Wilfried Zaha in the summer transfer window.

Zaha is on £40,000-a-week at Selhurst Park, and his contract is due to expire in 2020.

Tottenham wanted to sign Zaha last summer and also in January, but Palace didn’t want to part ways with their star player.

4-2-3-1 v Bayern: Wenger without these 2 Arsenal midfielders for vital CL clash; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Arsenal vs Bayern Munich Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this week’s Champions League fixture.

Arsenal vs Bayern Munich
UEFA Champions League 2016/17
7th March, 19:45 pm BST
Emirates, London
Live Stream: Watch Arsenal vs Bayern Munich live on BT Sport 2

Arsenal Team News & Preview

Arsenal host Bayern Munich in the second leg of the Champions League knockouts tomorrow.

4-3-3 v PSG: Luis Enrique without these 2 Barcelona players for must win game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Barcelona vs PSG Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this week’s Champions League fixture.

Barcelona vs PSG
UEFA Champions League 2016/17
8th March, 19:45 pm BST
Camp Nou, Barcelona
Live Stream: Watch Barcelona vs PSG live on BT Sport 2

Barcelona Team News & Preview

Barcelona host PSG in the second leg of the Champions League knockouts on Tuesday night.

Despite back-to-back wins, Crystal Palace have it all to do in relegation battle

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Crystal Palace registered only their third win under Sam Allardyce when they beat West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns on Saturday afternoon. It was the Eagles’ second win on the spin, having beaten Middlesbrough in a relegation six-pointer the previous weekend.

Roundup: Conte wants £70m Bundesliga star; Man Utd target confirms agreement with Chelsea

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Borussia Dortmund attacker Marco Reus has been linked with a move to the Premier League in the past.

The German international has been one of the best players in Bundesliga for a while now and according to Daily Express, Chelsea are looking to sign him at the end of this season.

Arsenal reach verbal agreement with top class target to replace club legend in summer

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Juventus manager Max Allegri has been linked with the Arsenal job for a while now.

Arsene Wenger is yet to commit his future to the Gunners and it is believed that the Premier League giants are actively looking at replacements in case the Frenchman decides to leave.

Attacking midfielder buys property in Manchester, star set to seal Man Utd agreement

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Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is set to sign a contract extension at the club.

Daily Star are reporting that Juan Mata has 16 months left on his current contract but there is an option to extend that deal by a further year.

Tottenham vs Everton: Predicted starting line ups, Team News, Key Stats

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Tottenham vs Everton Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Tottenham vs Everton
English Premier League 2016/17
05th March, 13:30 pm BST
White Hart Lane, London
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TOTTENHAM TEAM NEWS & PREVIEW

Spurs are heading into the match with full confidence after thrashing Stoke City 4-0 last weekend, and they will look to carry that momentum forward when they on Everton on Sunday.

4-2-3-1 v Huddersfield: Benitez without these 3 Newcastle players for vital clash; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Huddersfield vs Newcastle TeamNews, Possible Lineups & Live Stream Info ahead of today’s Championship fixture.

Huddersfield vs Newcastle
English Championship 2016/17
4th March, 17:30 pm BST
Kirklees Stadium, Huddersfield
Live Stream: Watch Huddersfield vs Newcastle live on Sky Sports 1

Huddersfield host Championship leaders Newcastle United this weekend and the home side will be looking to improve their chances of automatic promotion with a win here.

Rangers Managerial Search: Young Scottish manager distances himself from Ibrox job

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Norwich City manager Alex Neil has dismissed speculation linking him to the vacant Rangers job.

It has been more than a fortnight since Mark Warburton and Rangers parted ways, and any replacement for the departed ex-Brentford manager hasn’t been found yet.

4-4-2 vs Cardiff: Predicted QPR starting line up, Team News, Key Stats

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QPR vs Cardiff City Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of weekend’s Championship fixture.

QPR vs Cardiff
Championship 2016/17
04th March, 15:00 pm BST
Loftus Road, London

How to follow: BBC local radio

Ian Holloway’s side are going through a rough patch at the moment, having picked up six points from their last eight Championship games.

4-2-3-1 vs Preston: Fulham predicted starting line up, Team News, Key Stats

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Fulham vs Preston Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of weekend’s Championship fixture.

Fulham vs Preston
Championship 2016/17
04th March, 15:00 pm BST
Craven Cottage, London
How to follow: BBC local radio

Fulham will be looking to narrow the gap on the top six when they meet Preston on Saturday.

4-4-2 vs Brighton: Nottingham Forest predicted starting line up, Team News, Key Stats

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Nottingham Forest vs Brighton Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of weekend’s Championship fixture.

Nottingham Forest vs Brighton
Championship 2016/17
04th March, 15:00 pm BST
City Ground, Nottingham
How to follow: BBC local radio

Nottingham Forest, 18th in the Championship, brought an end to their three match winning streak with a 0-0 draw at Wigan.

Serie A manager lined up by Tottenham, 57-year-old tempted to join PL

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Tottenham are reportedly lining up AS Roma head coach, Luciano Spalletti, should Mauricio Pochettino depart for Barcelona.

Barcelona coach, Luis Enrique, has announced recently that he will not be managing the Catalan club in the forthcoming season, as he wants to take a break from management.

Rangers target flew to London to hold talks over possible switch to Ibrox

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Pedro Caixinha has emerged as a frontrunner for the Ibrox job, as Rangers are close to appointing a new manager in the next few days.

According to reports from the Daily Record, Rangers have held secret talks with Caixinha about becoming Mark Warburton’s successor for more than a week.

West Bromwich Albion centre-back Gareth McAuley aiming for club’s best ever PL finish

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West Bromwich Albion centre-back Gareth McAuley has set his sights on the club’s best ever finish in a Premier League season.

The Baggies are currently eighth in the table with 40 points, but McAuley and his Albion team-mates are determined to better the club’s top-flight record haul of 49 points this season.

Tottenham duo crowned best at 2017 London Football Awards

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Tottenham midfielder, Dele Alli, has been enjoying a fabulous 2016-17 campaign, and his meteoric rise did not go unnoticed.

The 20-year-old has been crowned Young Player of the year for the second year running at the 2017 London Football Awards.

He has seen off the competition from Arsenal pair Hector Bellerin and Alex Iwobi, Fulham’s Ryan Sessegnon and Everton youngster, Ademola Lookman, to win this prestigious award.

Liverpool vs Arsenal: A lot is at stake as the two underperformers of 2017 face each other

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Liverpool and Arsenal met on the opening day of the Premier League in a match that was filled with energy, enthusiasm and electricity. Just around seven months later, both teams are in a similar state of mind and form. The managers too are under the microscope for their questionable efforts even though Wenger has undertaken far more scrutiny.

Former Celtic star: This is what Rangers can expect from their top manager target

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Rangers are looking to appoint a new manager in the coming days. According to widespread reports, Pedro Caixinha has emergedas a frontrunner for the Ibrox job.

The 46-year-old had made the trip to the English capital, and had held secret talks with the Rangers officials.

According to former Celtic midfielder, Marc Crosas, Rangers will be signing a very attack-minded coach, should they appoint Caixinha.

27 goals in 31 games: Wenger wants this £60m Liverpool target to replace Emirates favourite

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Arsenal are yet to reach an agreement with Alexis Sanchez regarding his contract extension.

The Chilean is unhappy with Arsenal’s offer of £180,000-a-week and is holding out for wages of £250,000-a-week. Daily Mirror are reporting that the Gunners are aware of the prospect of losing their best player at the end of this season and therefore they have already started looking for a replacement.

Top class Man Utd star will consider joining PL rivals; Mourinho rejected January approach for him

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Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has struggled to establish himself as a regular starter under Jose Mourinho this season.

Rooney has been linked with moves to China in the recent weeks.

World class Real Madrid forward asked the club not to sign this Manchester United star

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Paul Pogba was linked with a move to Barcelona and Real Madrid before he completed his transfer to Manchester United.

The French international himself confirmed the interest of the two La Liga giants. However, there were no reports on why the likes of Real Madrid failed to land Pogba despite their resources and the offer of Champions League football.

4-3-3 v Eibar: Zidane without these 5 Real Madrid players for vital away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Eibar vs Real Madrid Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s La Liga fixture.

Eibar vs Real Madrid
Liga BBVA 2016/17
4th March, 15:15 pm BST
Ipurua Municipal Stadium, Eibar
Live Stream: Watch Eibar vs Real Madrid live on beIN Sports

Eibar Team News & Preview

Eibar host Real Madrid in La Liga this weekend and the home side will be looking to continue their impressive run of form at home.

4-3-3 vs Celta: Enrique without these 2 Barcelona players for crunch clash; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Barcelona vs Celta Vigo Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s La Liga fixture.

Barcelona vs Celtic
English Premier League 2016/17
4th March, 19:45 pm BST
Camp Nou, Barcelona
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Barcelona Team News & Preview

Barcelona host Celta Vigo in La Liga this weekend and it should be a fascinating contest between two sides in impressive form.

4-2-3-1 v Bournemouth: Mourinho could be without these 2 Man Utd players this week; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Manchester United vs Bournemouth Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Manchester United vs Bournemouth
English Premier League 2016/17
4th March, 12:30 pm BST
Old Trafford, Manchester
Live Stream: Watch Manchester United vs Bournemouth live on Sky Sports 1

Manchester United Team News & Preview

Manchester United host Bournemouth in the Premier League this weekend and the Red Devils will be looking to close the gap with their top four rivals with a win here.

4-2-3-1 vs Birmingham: Leeds United predicted starting XI, Team news, Key Stats

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Birmingham City vs Leeds United Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of weekend’s Championship fixture.

Birmingham City vs Leeds United
Championship 2016/17
03rd March, 19:45 pm BST
St Andrews, Birmingham
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Birmingham City, placed 14th in the Championship, are going through a poor run of results at the moment, having won just twice in their last 15 games.

3-4-3 v West Ham: This Chelsea lineup should definitely win the derby on Monday; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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West Ham vs Chelsea Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of Monday night’s Premier League fixture.

West Ham vs Chelsea
English Premier League 2016/17
6th March, 20:00 pm BST
Olympic Stadium, London
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West Ham Team News & Preview

West Ham host Chelsea in the Premier League on Monday night and the Hammers will be looking to extend their impressive run of form with a win over the Blues.

Everton considering summer move for 22-year-old Manchester City target

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Everton are planning to sign Sunderland goalkeeper, Jordan Pickford, in the summer transfer window.

The 22-year-old has acquired the limelight with a series of strong displays since breaking into the Sunderland senior team this season.

He was one of the stand-out performers for the Black Cats before a knee injury sustained against Manchester United ruled him out of action for two months.

Charlton injury blow: Forward ruled out for rest of the season

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Charlton Athletic have suffered a huge blow after Stephy Mavididi was ruled out for rest of the season.

The 18-year-old forward joined Charlton on loan from Arsenal, and has returned to his parent club for treatment.

He suffered the injury during Charlton’s home defeat to Bury in League One on Saturday.

Sheffield Wednesday midfielder: This Celtic star is an 'unreal' player

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Celtic are edging closer to winning the Scottish Premiership title after winning 4-0 against Inverness on Wednesday night. The victory leaves them just seven points away from winning the Premiership glory.

Brendan Rodgers has hailed the victory as the ‘most complete performance’ of his time in charge.

Former high-profile PL striker: Aston Villa are bigger than Chelsea

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Former high-profile Premier League striker, Dean Saunders, claims that Aston Villa are one of the biggest clubs in the United Kingdom.

Villa were relegated from the Premier League last season, and are plying their trade in the Championship at the moment. However, despite their fall from grace, Saunders has no doubt the club’s standing in the English game.

Rangers Manager hunt: Assessing the top five candidates for the job

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Following the departure of Mark Warburton in early February, Rangers are yet again in a state of flux. The Light Blues have been under the stewardship of their Under-20s coach Graeme Murty since, and results haven’t been too impressive under the 42-year-old.

Last evening’s last-gasp win over St Johnstone was the Gers’ first in the league under Murty.

BBC Pundit criticises Man City star for yet another poor performance

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Newcastle United legend, Alan Shearer, did not look impressed with Claudio Bravo‘s performance against Huddersfield Town on Wednesday night.

Manchester City progressed swiftly to the next round of the FA Cup, after winning 5-1 in the fifth round replay, but Shearer wasn’t particularly happy with Bravo’s effort.

4-2-3-1 v Liverpool: Injury blow for Wenger, Arsenal without these 5 players for vital game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

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Liverpool vs Arsenal Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Liverpool vs Arsenal
English Premier League 2016/17
4th March, 17:30 pm BST
Anfield, Liverpool
Live Stream: Watch Liverpool vs Arsenal live on BT Sport 1

Liverpool Team News & Preview

Liverpool host Arsenal in the Premier League this weekend and both sides will be looking to gain some advantage over the other in their race for a top four finish.

Gold delivers huge injury boost - West Ham star could feature against Chelsea

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West Ham United co-chairman, David Gold, has revealed on Twitter that striker Andy Carroll is back in training after recovering fully from a groin injury.

The 28-year-old missed West Ham’s last two league games with a groin injury, but he is in contention to face Chelsea on Monday night.

Carroll travelled with the Hammers first team squad in Dubai for a warm weather training camp, but his persistent groin injury meant he couldn’t train normally.

Arsenal news: Gunners handed doubt boost ahead of Liverpool clash

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Arsenal duo Laurent Koscielny and Aaron Ramsey have returned to first-team training. They are both in line for returns against Liverpool this Sunday at Anfield, the Telegraph reports. With two defeats in their last three Premier League games, the Gunners will drop out of the top 4 if they get beaten by the Reds.

Bilic gives transfer update on 28-year-old star - West Ham fans will be happy

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West Ham manager, Slaven Bilic, has made it clear that Andy Carroll will not be sold, following recent speculations that he was attracting interest from the Chinese Super League.

Carroll has been linked with a move to the far east, with Tianjin Quanjian, Hebei China Fortune and Shandong Luneng having reportedly made bids for the England striker.

Will Conte break Mourinho’s points record with Chelsea?

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Chelsea are on course to land their fifth Premier League title. Under Antonio Conte, they have had the most incredible campaign, going from 8th at the end of September to runaway leaders at the end of February. They are currently 10 points clear at the top, and even though Manchester City can close the gap to 8, the Blues are huge favourites.

Watford agree deal for 20-year-old defender, club confirm on Twitter

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Premier League outfit, Watford, have signed Colombian defender, Jorge Segura. The news has been confirmed by Segura’s current club, Envigado, but there has been no official announcement from Watford yet.

Envigado claim that the player won’t depart until June this year.

Leeds United defender set to leave the club, could move to Liverpool in the summer

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Leeds United defender, Charlie Taylor, is ready to return to first team action after nursing his Achilles injury he suffered before Christmas.

Garry Monk, the Leeds manager, considers him an important player in the side, and doesn’t expect him to remain on the fringes for long.

Chelsea midfielder signs contract extension until 2021

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Chelsea winger Victor Moses has extended his contract at Stamford Bridge, keeping him at the club until 2021. The Blues reported the news via there official website today. The Nigerian has signed a two-year extension, after becoming a regular in the first team this season under Antonio Conte.

Moses’ future seemed destined to be away from Chelsea at the start of the campaign.

West Brom injury latest: 25-year-old winger to undergo scan on his hamstring injury

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West Brom midfielder, Matt Phillips, missed the Baggies’ 2-1 win over Bournemouth last weekend with a hamstring injury.

The 25-year-old winger will undergo a second scan on his hamstring injury on Wednesday. The results will determine his availability for the visit of Crystal Palace on Saturday.

French midfielder: My future is at Tottenham

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Despite a slow and frustrating start at his new club, Moussa Sissoko insists that he has a long term future at Tottenham.

The France international joined Spurs from Newcastle last summer for a fee reported to be around £30m. However, he has not only failed to justify his price tag, but also has struggled to make a strong impact during his first season at White Hart Lane.

4-2-3-1 vs Huddersfield: Manchester City predicted line up, Team News, Key Stats

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Manchester City vs Huddersfield Town Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of FA Cup fifth round replay.

Manchester City vs Huddersfield
FA Cup 2016/17
1st March, 19:45 pm BST
Etihad Stadium, Manchester
Live stream: BBC One

Pep Guardiola’s side did not want a replay, but City will once again start as favourites for this tie.

These three Premier league managers are most likely to be sacked next

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The news that Claudio Ranieri got sacked came as a shock for Leicester City fans.

For them, the Italian manager is a historical figure. Last season, he led Leicester to achieving the biggest success in their history – winning the Premier League title.

In fact, this was one of the biggest achievements in the history of sport, worthy of a movie adaptation.

West Ham gave agent authority to conduct transfer deal for 28-year-old star

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Did West Ham try to sell Andy Carroll to the Chinese Super League before the transfer deadline day? We have two contrasting reports on the England striker.

According to reports from ESPN, West Ham have rejected offers from three Chinese Super League clubs for the former Liverpool striker.

West Ham join the race to sign 19-year-old striker; Celtic manager is a fan of the player

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West Ham United have joined the race to sign the highly rated Nigerian striker, Henry Onyekuru, in the summer transfer window. Arsenal, Chelsea, and Celtic are also reportedly interested in signing the youngster.

According to reports from The Mirror, the Hammers are interested in the Nigerian forward who has scored 14 goals for his club, KAS Eupen.

Experienced PL manager approached over Leicester vacancy

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Former England manager, Roy Hodgson, has been reportedly approached by Leicester City to fill the vacant managerial role at the club.

Claudio Ranieri, who guided Leicester to the Premier League title last season, was sacked last week after a poor run of results.