Transfer Talk

Liverpool target Aly Cissokho praises ‘legendary’ club

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Valencia left-back Aly Cissokho is pretty keen on a move to Liverpool judging by his comments about the club. The 25-year-old has been linked with a move to Anfield, and he is only too pleased about that link. But the France international insists he has not yet held talks with the Reds. He said: "I [.

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It's been claimed that Spurs have been tracking Lyon goalkeeper Hugo Lloris throughout the summer but with the sale of Luka Modric, the chase could be nearing its end. The French club are the ones to suggest that a transfer could be imminent.

"The sale of Modric from Tottenham to Madrid is important, as is the amount of the transfer," said Lyon's Chairman Jean-Michel Aulas.


American set for move

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United States international Maurice Edu appears set to move to England as he closes in on signing a deal with Championship outfit Ipswich Town. Edu is currently contracted to Glasgow Rangers, but Ally McCoist has admitted a move could be imminent despite pen not hitting paper just yet.

"There is nothing at the moment," McCoist told Sky Sports News.

Unsettled midfielder lauds “great” Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Giovani Dos Santos has decided not to rush his transfer from Tottenham Hotspur, insisting that he is prepared to continue representing the "great" club even if a move cannot ultimately be completed.

Dos Santos recently left Mexico's Olympics preparations to further negotiations regarding a potential transfer to La Liga but has now chosen to stay patient.

The Rest

Portugal producing the world’s best footballers on grass, sand, concrete

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Madrid (AFP) – Portugal’s favourite son Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to collect a record-equalling fifth Ballon d’Or on Thursday, but the Real Madrid star is not the only Portuguese footballer to be crowned the best in the world.

The lesser known Ricardinho and Madjer have dominated their respective disciplines of futsal, an indoor five-a-side version of football, and beach soccer thanks to the same mixture of talent and dedication that has made Ronaldo a worldwide phenomenon.

Liverpool Reportedly Close To Agreeing Deal For Welsh Star

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Liverpool are rumoured to be close to agreeing a deal with Swansea for midfield star Joe Allen.
According to reports in the South Wales Evening Post, the Kop giants have been in discussions with Allen's representatives over personal terms, while Swansea decide whether to accept a refuted £12.5 million offer.

Video: Santos midfielder Adriano’s brutal attack on a ball boy

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Now, Brazilian ball boys can be troublesome characters at the best of time. But that doesn't excuse this sort of behaviour. Santos midfielder Adriano saw the ball going out of play as his side chased a deficit against Corinthians. Fearing that the ball boy was about to demonstrate his disappearing ball magic trick, Adriano decided [.