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Soccer – Barcelona transfer news: Rafinha thought Inter would sign him

Soccer – Barcelona transfer news: Rafinha thought Inter would sign him

The 25-year-old felt he had done enough to earn a permanent move to San Siro although the Serie A club ultimately decided against bringing him in Barcelona midfielder Rafinha is eager to tackle Inter in the Champions League, though he thought he would be on the other side of the divide after spending six months…

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Soccer – Arsenal news: Unai Emery accepts criticism over Aaron Ramsey contract situation

Soccer – Arsenal news: Unai Emery accepts criticism over Aaron Ramsey contract situation

The Welshman will likely leave the Emirates at the end of the season but his coach wants him to stay focused on performing for Arsenal Arsenal have received widespread criticism in the media for their handling of Aaron Ramsey’s contract negotiations, and Unai Emery says he respects the opinions of pundits and journalists. Ramsey is…

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Soccer – PSG transfer news: Barcelona and Real Madrid wished the best of luck in signing Neymar

Soccer – PSG transfer news: Barcelona and Real Madrid wished the best of luck in signing Neymar

The striker was rested for the 5-0 home win over Amiens on Saturday and Thomas Tuchel dismissed the transfer rumours after the game Barcelona and Real Madrid were wished the best of luck in luring Neymar from PSG by the striker’s team-mate Marquinhos.  Reports emerged in the Spanish press on Wednesday that both El Classico…

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Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Mourinho wants Manchester United’s move for Koulibaly

Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Mourinho wants Manchester United’s move for Koulibaly

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumours and deals related to African stars across the world Partey plays down Atletico Madrid exit Ghana midfielder Thomas Partey has cooled speculation on his future at Atletico Madrid, reiterating his desire to honour his contract at the club. The 25-year-old who is under contract until 2023 is…

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Soccer – Usain Bolt transfer news: Jamaican offered contract by Central Coast Mariners

Soccer – Usain Bolt transfer news: Jamaican offered contract by Central Coast Mariners

The 32-year-old looks set to achieve his dream of becoming a professional footballer after impressing enough on trial with the A-League side Usain Bolt has been offered a contract by A-League club Central Coast Mariners, the Jamaican’s management team have confirmed. The former athletics star has been training with the Australian club since August and…

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Soccer – Barcelona news: Ernesto Valverde not worried about extending contract with La Liga giants

Soccer – Barcelona news: Ernesto Valverde not worried about extending contract with La Liga giants

The Spanish side’s boss says he is solely focused on the upcoming matches against Inter and Real Madrid Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde said he does not care about a contract extension as he dismissed speculation over his future with the La Liga champions. Valverde’s deal expires at the end of the season and the…

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Soccer – Arsenal news: Unai Emery explains failed attempt to land Alexandre Lacazette for PSG

Soccer – Arsenal news: Unai Emery explains failed attempt to land Alexandre Lacazette for PSG

The rivalry between PSG and Lyon saw the deal fall through, despite the manager’s hopes of landing him Arsenal manager Unai Emery has revealed the close rivalry between Paris Saint-Germain and Lyon denied him the opportunity to sign Alexandre Lacazette. The France international had previously revealed he snubbed a move to the French capital prior…

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Soccer – Arsenal transfer news: Gunners warned to expect quiet January before window even opens by Raul Sanllehi

Soccer – Arsenal transfer news: Gunners warned to expect quiet January before window even opens by Raul Sanllehi

Head of football, Raul Sanllehi, claims no winter transfer plans have been drawn up at Emirates Stadium and will only move if top talent is available Arsenal’s head of football, Raul Sanllehi, says the club will only look to add during the January transfer window if “something special” becomes available. Unai Emery was handed a…

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Soccer – Timeoue Bakayoko has been a disaster at AC Milan after moving on loan from Chelsea

Soccer – Timeoue Bakayoko has been a disaster at AC Milan after moving on loan from Chelsea

The Frenchman had hoped to kickstart his career at San Siro but the Rossoneri are unlikely to take up their option to buy the dejected midfielder When Tiemoue Bakayoko joined AC Milan on loan before the start of the season, he quickly took to social media to publicly thank the club for rescuing him from…

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Soccer – Eden Hazard transfer news: Mourinho ‘would love’ Chelsea star at Man Utd

Soccer – Eden Hazard transfer news: Mourinho ‘would love’ Chelsea star at Man Utd

The Belgian reportedly fell out with Mourinho during his ill-fated last season at Stamford Bridge, but there are no hard feelings from the Special One Jose Mourinho has said that he would love to have Eden Hazard join him at Manchester United, but conceded that Chelsea would be unlikely to sell their star player to…

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Soccer – Bayern Munich news: Hoeness wanted Juan Bernat to sign a new contract, says PSG star’s agent

Soccer – Bayern Munich news: Hoeness wanted Juan Bernat to sign a new contract, says PSG star’s agent

The 25-year-old’s representative has denied claims that FCB pushed him out of the club after a bad performance in the Champions League Juan Bernat’s agent has questioned Uli Hoeness’s criticism of Juan Bernat, insisiting the Bayern Munich president himself wanted the left-back to sign a five-year contract before he left for Paris Saint-Germain. The Spain international…

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Soccer – Chelsea Transfer News: Sarri ‘not interested’ in Andeas Christensen father’s quit threat

Soccer – Chelsea Transfer News: Sarri ‘not interested’ in Andeas Christensen father’s quit threat

The Denmark international’s Chelsea future remains shrouded in doubt, but his manager at Stamford Bridge says he still features in his plans Maurizio Sarri is “not interested” in threats made by Andreas Christensen’s father that the defender could ask to leave Chelsea in the next transfer window. Denmark international Christensen said this month that he may look to depart…

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Soccer – Barcelona Transfer News: ‘Anything can happen’ – Valverde leaves door open for Neymar return

Soccer – Barcelona Transfer News: ‘Anything can happen’ – Valverde leaves door open for Neymar return

The Brazilian has been linked with a return to Camp Nou in recent days, and the Blaugrana did little to dismiss the speculation on Friday Ernesto Valverde accepts the possibility of Neymar returning to Barcelona from Paris Saint-Germain is “unlikely” but refused to rule it out completely. Neymar left Barca under something of a cloud…

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Soccer – Neymar next club: Barcelona deny Neymar return reports

Soccer – Neymar next club: Barcelona deny Neymar return reports

The Catalan club have distanced themselves from speculation regarding the PSG forward, who had been linked with a sensational return Barcelona vice-president Jordi Cardoner says no internal talks have taken place regarding the possibility of trying to re-sign Neymar. Reports in Spain this week have suggested Barca are keen to bring the Paris Saint-Germain forward back…

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Soccer – Chelsea transfer news: Liverpool players were astonished at £50m Fernando Torres fee – Jamie Carragher

Soccer – Chelsea transfer news: Liverpool players were astonished at £50m Fernando Torres fee – Jamie Carragher

The former Spain forward struggled to justify a then-record fee upon his arrival at Stamford Bridge, but his former team-mates were not surprised Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher has revealed that Reds players were “astonished” when Chelsea agreed to pay £50 million for Fernando Torres in 2011. The Stamford Bridge outfit paid a then-Premier League…

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Soccer – Eden Hazard transfer news: Chelsea star plays down Real Madrid move: I can finish at Stamford Bridge

Soccer – Eden Hazard transfer news: Chelsea star plays down Real Madrid move: I can finish at Stamford Bridge

The 27-year-old has suggested that he could retire at Stamford Bridge, despite interest from Spain Eden Hazard has said that he would have “no problems” retiring at Chelsea, despite reports of renewed Real Madrid interest in his services. The 27-year-old has been increasingly linked with the Bernabeu club in the wake of their struggles to…

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Soccer – Timeoue Bakayoko has been a disaster at AC Milan after moving on loan from Chelsea

Soccer – Timeoue Bakayoko has been a disaster at AC Milan after moving on loan from Chelsea

The Frenchman had hoped to kickstart his career at San Siro but the Rossoneri are unlikely to take up their option to buy the dejected midfielder When Tiemoue Bakayoko joined AC Milan on loan before the start of the season, he quickly took to social media to publicly thank the club for rescuing him from…

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Soccer – Maguire to Man Utd: Leicester star hints he could still be interested in Man Utd move

Soccer – Maguire to Man Utd: Leicester star hints he could still be interested in Man Utd move

The Leicester City centre-back admits it would be “difficult” if a big club went in for him, insisting he has Champions League ambitions Harry Magurie has opened the door to a potential move to Manchester United in the future, insisting it would be “difficult” for him if a ‘giant’ club were to make a move…

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Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Franck Kessie on PSG and Beijing Guoan’s radar

Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Franck Kessie on PSG and Beijing Guoan’s radar

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumours and deals related to African stars across the world Kessie on PSG & Beijing Guoan’s radar French champions PSG and Chinese Super League outfit Beijing Guoan are keeping tabs on AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie, Tuttomercatoweb claims. Beijing Guoan are said to have tabled a salary worth…

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