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Have Arsenal turned to Tottenham-target Jean-Michael Seri after missing out on Lemar?

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Everyone thought that Thomas Lemar would be Arsenal's next signing after the arrivals of Alexandre Lacazette and Saed Kolasinac, but after much dithering and the sale of many other Monaco players, not to mention the comments today from the Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev, it now looks unlikely that the French Champions will be selling any [.

Monaco WILL NOT sell Thomas Lemar to Arsenal this summer

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According to 50% of all Arsenal transfer rumours are saying that the Gunners are wearing Monaco down with higher and higher offers for their 21 year-old midfielder Thomas Lemar, but according to the Ligue 1's club vice-president Vadim Vasilyev Monaco have sold all the players that they intend to sell and Lemar is one of [.

Report: Arsenal ready to pay £125m for Mbappe

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With Lacazette’s transfer to Arsenal almost confirmed, reports suggest the Gunners are still not going to cool their interest in French sensation Kylian Mbappe.

According to Sunday People, the London side is preparing a record £125m bid for the wonderkid.

The paper added that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger “will use his French connections” to land Mbappe as he hopes to get his hands on the Premier League title this season, in what could be his last season at the club.

Mbappe to Arsenal for….how much?

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  1. Mmmm, sounds like the answer is about 100M. Just been reading an article about Roberto Sanches. Remember him. Portuguese star of the Euros.
    Last May, at the age of 18, he moved from being the star man at Benfica to Bayern for a fee that will eventually hit €80M, and has started two games since December.

Could PSG’s Mbappe speech help Arsenal’s transfer window?

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Paris Saint-Germain manager Unai Emery has told the press that he wishes to sign Kylian Mbappe this summer, and that could actually work out to Arsenal's advantage. The Paris-based manager has told the press directly that Mbappe should come to play for him, saying:‘With all respect to Monaco, he should come to Paris, he has [.

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No Real Madrid deal for Kylian Mbappe, insist Monaco

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Monaco (AFP) – Monaco said on Wednesday that no deal with Real Madrid has been reached for teenage French international striker Kylian Mbappe.

Monaco vice president Vadim Vasilyev also said in a press conference the principality club were in discussions with Mbappe over a new contract extension.

No Real Madrid deal for Kylian Mbappe, insist Monaco

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Monaco (AFP) – Monaco said on Wednesday that no deal with Real Madrid has been reached for teenage French international striker Kylian Mbappe.

Monaco vice president Vadim Vasilyev also said in a press conference the principality club were in discussions with Mbappe over a new contract extension.

Casemiro tight-lipped over Mbappe transfer talk

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Los Angeles (AFP) – Real Madrid midfielder Casemiro refused to be drawn on speculation the European champions are set to smash the world transfer record for 18-year-old Monaco sensation Kylian Mbappe, but insisted the Frenchman’s arrival wouldn’t spell the end for Cristiano Ronaldo at Madrid.

Casemiro tight-lipped over Mbappe transfer talk

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Los Angeles (AFP) – Real Madrid midfielder Casemiro refused to be drawn on speculation the European champions are set to smash the world transfer record for 18-year-old Monaco sensation Kylian Mbappe, but insisted the Frenchman’s arrival wouldn’t spell the end for Cristiano Ronaldo at Madrid.

Real Madrid clinch world record deal for Mbappe: report

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Paris (AFP) – Real Madrid have reportedly reached a world record deal in principle to sign Kylian Mbappe from Monaco for 180 million euros ($210m, £160m), closing one of the hottest transfer sagas of the summer.

Spanish sports daily Marca, citing sources close to the negotiations, said the gifted teenage striker who shot to stardom last season is expected to join Real “in the next few days” on a six year deal.

Monaco’s Benjamin Mendy completes record Man City move

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London (AFP) – Monaco full-back Benjamin Mendy on Monday signed a mega five-year contract with Manchester City making him the world’s most expensive defender.

The 23-year-old, who joined the French champions from Marseille last summer, has agreed a deal reported to be worth a record £52 million (58 million euros, $67 million) for a defender.

Monaco’s Benjamin Mendy completes record Man City move

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London (AFP) – Monaco full-back Benjamin Mendy on Monday signed a mega five-year contract with Manchester City making him the world’s most expensive defender.

The 23-year-old, who joined the French champions from Marseille last summer, has agreed a deal reported to be worth a record £52 million (58 million euros, $67 million) for a defender.

Stop ‘tapping up’ Mbappe, warn Monaco

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Monaco (AFP) – Monaco want European rivals sanctioned if they don’t stop making illegal approaches to their teenage striker Kylian Mbappé, the French champions threatened Thursday.

“Top European football clubs made contact with Kylian Mbappé and his entourage without our authorisation,” Monaco said on their website.

Monaco rebuff Man City’s Mendy bid

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London (AFP) – French champions Monaco have turned down a bid from Manchester City for French defender Benjamin Mendy, according to media reports on Thursday.

Pep Guardiola is desperate to add Mendy to his full-back options after releasing Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna and Pablo Zabaleta this summer, but their £44.

Monaco rebuff Man City’s Mendy bid

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London (AFP) – French champions Monaco have turned down a bid from Manchester City for French defender Benjamin Mendy, according to media reports on Thursday.

Pep Guardiola is desperate to add Mendy to his full-back options after releasing Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna and Pablo Zabaleta this summer, but their £44.

Germain set to follow father’s footsteps in Marseille

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Marseille (AFP) – Monaco’s French forward Valere Germain is set to follow in his father’s footsteps and play for Marseille next season, former defender Bruno Germain said Thursday.

“It’s Valere’s choice. He made the decision a while ago to join OM,” Germain Snr, a defender with Marseille during the club’s golden era in the 1990s, told La Provence newspaper.

English Premier League

Pep Guardiola refuses to rule out Kylian Mbappe’s potential move to Manchester City

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has claimed that ‘anything can happen’ in Kylian Mbappe’s potential world record transfer saga this summer.

According to reports in Spain, Real Madrid have reached an agreement in principle to sign the French wonderkid in a record breaking £161 million transfer move, although AS Monaco were quick to deny those reports on Tuesday.

Real Madrid ‘reach Kylian Mbappe deal with Monaco’

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Madrid (AFP) – Real Madrid have reached agreement to sign Kylian Mbappe from Monaco for a world record 180 million euros ($210m, £160m), Spanish media reported on Tuesday.

Sports daily Marca, citing sources close to the negotiations, said the teenage striker is expected to joining Real “in the next few days” on a six-year deal.

Official: Manchester City announce £52m capture of Monaco defender

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Manchester City have announced the signing of French full back Benjamin Mendy from Monaco, taking the club’s spending on full backs this summer up to £133 million.

The 23-year-old has penned down a five-year contract to join the Citizens, who will reportedly pay £52 million for the defender’s services.

PSG double deal will spark Europe-wide transfer scramble, will force these clubs to spend big

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Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez has been linked with a move away from Emirates for a while now.

The Chilean is nearing the end of his deal at the club and has failed to agree on an extension so far. It is understood that the 28-year-old is a prime target for French giants PSG.

According to Guardian, the Ligue 1 outfit are increasingly confident of signing Alexis Sanchez this summer.

Sidibe, Glik extensions give Monaco boost

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Monaco (AFP) – Defensive duo Djibril Sidibe and Kamil Glik have handed French champions Monaco a major boost by signing contract extensions on Thursday to commit their futures to the principality side.

Full-back Sidibe, who has won 10 caps and had been heavily linked with a move to the English Premier League, has signed a new deal tying him to the club until 2022 on improved terms.

Chelsea Roundup: Blues agree £39.7m deal for midfielder; Conte set to sign South American

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Chelsea are close to signing the highly talented Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Guardian are reporting that the Blues have already agreed a fee with the Ligue 1 champions and the player will travel to London for his medical on Friday. The Blues will pay around £39.7m for the French midfielder.

Chelsea closing in on top class target, £35m star expected to complete his medical this week

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Premier League champions Chelsea are finally closing in on the transfer of Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco.

The 22-year-old midfielder has been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge for a while now. However, things got delayed because of a knee surgery the player had a few months ago.

Sky Sports are reporting that Tiemoue Bakayoko will undergo his medical with Chelsea this week and he could fly out with the rest of the Chelsea squad for the pre-season tour in China and Singapore next week.

14 goals & 17 assists last season: Spurs preparing bid for highly talented Arsenal target

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Monaco winger Thomas Lemar has been linked with a move to Arsenal this summer.

Apparently, the Gunners are interested in signing the young forward and have had a £31 million bid rejected for the Monaco star.

Now L’Equipe are reporting that Arsenal are not the only English club interested in Lemar.

Manchester United will turn to versatile star after completing £35m signing

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Manchester United remain confident of signing Nemanja Matic from Chelsea and Jose Mourinho wants the Red Devils to shift their focus on signing AS Monaco star Fabinho, reports the Independent.

The 28-year-old has played under the Portuguese tactician when the latter was in charge at Stamford Bridge.

14 goals & 17 assists last season: Arsenal confident of signing £30m forward, talks progressing well

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is looking to add some firepower to his attack this summer and the Frenchman is keen on signing the Monaco forward Thomas Lemar.

The 21-year-old had a very good season with the Ligue 1 outfit last year and is highly rated around Europe. Lemar is valued at around £30m and Arsenal should be able to afford that quite easily.

City target asked which Manchester United shirt number he'll be wearing

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AS Monaco star Fabinho refused to discuss the recent reports linking him with a move to Manchester United.

The 23-year-old is linked with a move to Old Trafford after emerging as one of the summer transfer targets for the Red Devils. He has been a key player for the Ligue 1 outfit last season, as they went on to win the league for the first time since 2000.

Tottenham linked with Barcelona midfielder...but £25m ace would be smart signing

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According to reports from Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona have received offers from three clubs for midfielder Andre Gomes.

Mundo claim Juventus and Manchester United have made offers, but the report cannot settle on exactly which north London have shown an interest – it could be Arsenal or Spurs.

Barcelona lose out on 'next Thierry Henry' as striker's destination revealed

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AS Monaco have confirmed they have completed the signing of Jordi Mboula from Barcelona on Wednesday.

The 18-year-old striker, who has a Congolese father and a Spanish mother came up through the ranks of the Catalan club’s famous youth system, La Masia. The teenager has left the La Liga giants and signed a five-year contract with the Ligue 1 outfit.

Spurs approach top class Man City target regarding summer transfer, player keen on move

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Tottenham right-back Kyle Walker has been linked with a move away from the club this summer and Pochettino is already looking for replacements.

The English right back is apparently a long-term target for Manchester City but Spurs have approached him regarding a transfer.

According to Le10Sport, Tottenham have identified the French international Djibril Sidibe as Walker’s replacement.

Spurs odds-on favourites to land 14-goal winger, Pochettino's side overtake Arsenal in chase

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Monaco’s Thomas Lemar has been linked with a move away from France in the recent weeks.

The likes of Spurs and Arsenal were rumoured to be interested in the player. However, it seems that Mauricio Pochettino’s men are favourites to sign him according to the bookies.

Sky Bet are offering odds of 5/2 on Lemar joining Tottenham this summer.

Chelsea close to agreeing a deal for top class star, transfer could be announced next week

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Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko is on his way to Chelsea this summer.

The Premier League champions have been linked with the Frenchman for a while now and it seems that they are finally closing in on an agreement for the midfielder. According to L’Equipe, Chelsea are not very far from agreeing a £35m deal for the box-to-box midfielder and Bakayoko could be announced as a Chelsea player next week.

Ligue 1

Le Plot Thickens: Monaco-Based Journalist Confirms Club ‘Formally Deny’ Striking Any Deal With Real Madrid For Kylian Mbappe

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Well, well. That's what you get for believing MARCA. Turns out

It would appear that Real Madrid haven't agreed a world-transfer-record-obliterating deal to sign Kylian Mbappe after all, as reported by the Madrid-based newspaper earlier today.

The story has been scotched by a fairly well-placed source, namelyFabien Pigalle a reliable French journalist with the Nice-Matin newspaperwho deemed to be an authoritative voice on all things AS.

Reports: Real Madrid To Blow World Transfer Record To Smithereens After Agreeing €180m Deal To Sign Kylian Mbappe From Monaco

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Stand by your beds, this is not a drill. MARCA are going big with the news that Real Madrid are about to shatter the world transfer record to sign Kylian Mbappe.

The Madrid-based paper are claiming that Real have had an eye-watering€180million offer accepted by Monaco "in principle" that's €160million up front, with a further€20million made up in various bonuses.

Real Madrid set to smash world transfer record, agreement in principle reached for 26-goal star

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Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe has been linked with a move away from France for a while now.

The highly talented forward is one of the best young players in the world right now and Spanish publication Marca believe that he is heading to Real Madrid this summer. As per the latest reports, Los Blancos have agreed on a fee with Monaco for the 18-year-old.

Little Tease: Monaco Prodigy Kylian Mbappe Trolls Everybody With ‘Big Announcement’ About His Future (Video)

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With most of European football's upper echelon on his tail, Kylian Mbappe has done some serious thinking about his immediate future this summer.

The teenage striker has been heavily linked with Real Madrid, PSG and Arsenal after bursting onto the Champions League scene with Monaco last season, with prospective fees up and beyond the £100million mark being bandied about in recent weeks.

Reports: Tiemoue Bakayoko Bound For Chelsea After €45m Transfer Deal Struck With Monaco

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We can't pretend we'd heard of him before March of this year, butTiemoue Bakayoko is now poised on the brink of becoming a€45million footballer.

That's precisely the fee that Chelsea have agreed with Monaco to take the 22-year-old defensive midfielder off their hands.

That's according to L'Equipe, who in turn cite RMC Sport, who in turn tell us that "after several weeks of dithering", an agreement was reached between the two clubs on Wednesday evening.

Benjamin Mendy

Official: Man City Fritter Away Another £52m To Bring In Benjamin Mendy From Monaco (Photo)

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Man City have burned through another £52million to sign left-back Benjamin Mendy from Monaco.

The 23-year-old has signed a five-year deal at City and has flown out to Los Angeles to meet his new teammates for the first time...

Please welcome @benmendy23 to Manchester City!

Man City agree £52m deal for Benjamin Mendy

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Manchester City are close to wrapping up the deal for their fourth signing of the summer after agreeing a £52m deal for Monaco defender Benjamin Mendy. The club has signed England international Kyle Walker from Spurs (£45m), Portugal midfielder Bernardo Silva (£43m) and Brazilian keeper Ederson Moraes (£35m).

The Rest

Fabinho calls Manchester United interest “tempting”

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Manchester United’s hunt to sign Monaco’s Fabinho has been boosted after the player made encouraging comments about a move to the Red Devils.

Jose Mourinho wants to bolster his midfield as United compete in the Champions League next season. 23-year-old Fabinho is in good form and won the league with Monaco last season.