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Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp Bids £33 Million For Euro 2016 Winner

Jurgen Klopp has looked to continue his spending spree at Liverpool but has seen a £33 million bid to Sporting Lisbon for Joao Mario rejected.<p>The …

Leicester’s new signings: The stats that made them stand out

Adam Bate<p>Comment and Analysis @ghostgoal<p>Leicester’s new signings: The stats that made them stand out<p>Last Updated: 27/07/16 12:43pm<p>Ron-Robert Zieler, …

Manchester United Transfer News: Latest on Paul Pogba and Blaise Matuidi Rumours

A scheduled medical for Paul Pogba in Miami has been "scrapped" by the player's agent, Mino Raiola, as the deal between Manchester United and Juventus for the France prodigy continues to crawl to fruition.<p>Spanish outlet <i>AS</i> (h/t Rhys Turrell of the <i>Daily Star</i>) reported United States-based doctor Italo …

Real Madrid Transfer News: Marco Verratti Eyed Amid Latest Toni Kroos Rumours

Real Madrid are reportedly planning to move for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti should Toni Kroos leave the Bernabeu for Manchester City.<p>Citing reports in Spain, TuttoMercatoWeb's Ivan Cardia indicated that Real are preparing a "massive bid" for the 23-year-old Italian, with PSG eager …

Pep Guardiola launches scathing attack on International Champions Cup organisers over derby clash cancellation

Guardiola launched a scathing attack on the organisers of the International Champions Cup on Wednesday, accusing them of hiding behind the weather as an excuse for the “unacceptable” pitch that led to the cancellation of Monday’s Manchester derby in Beijing.<p>The Manchester City manager warned ICC …

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Neymar: I play for Messi at Barca, he's the man

The Selecao star is unsure whether the Rio 2016 hosts will rely on him to the extent his Argentine colleague inspires his team-mates at Camp …

"Liverpool can fight to win the title," says Chelsea manager Antonio Conte

<b>New Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has insisted Jurgen Klopp‘s Liverpool are contenders for the Premier League title this season.</b><p>The Reds take on …

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What the hell is wrong with Lionel Messi?

Look at this haircut. This man is broken, and you broke him.<p>Look what you all did. Look at what you have done to one of the best players to ever grace a soccer field. You have broken him.<p>When I first saw Lionel Messi with platinum blond hair, I was sure that it was a joke. A gross monster created …

Pep Guardiola waits on Vincent Kompany’s fitness for Manchester City

• Manchester City considering Bonucci if Kompany does not recover from injury • Everton want £50m for Stones, but City rate him at £42m<p>Manchester City are increasingly confident of buying John Stones from Everton but may acquire Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus only if Pep Guardiola is unsure about …

Manchester United's Paul Pogba pursuit under threat from Real Madrid after Zinedine Zidane raises prospect of Spain move

Zinedine Zidane has raised the prospect of Real Madrid gazumping Manchester United in the pursuit of Paul Pogba.<p>United have been in pole position to sign Pogba from Juventus this summer four years after the France midfielder left Old Trafford in acrimonious circumstances.<p>Ed Woodward, the United …

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Is Pogba addressing Manchester United move in new adidas advert?

The France star looks to be edging closer to a return to Old Trafford for a world-record fee and appears to reference the rumours in a new promo for the sports brand<p><b>EXTRA TIME</b><p>Has Paul Pogba addressed the ongoing speculation on a move to Manchester United in his latest advert for adidas?<p>The sports …

Manchester United flop Bebe completes Eibar move

The 26-year-old, who was signed by Sir Alex Ferguson in a surprise £7.4 million deal in 2010, has joined the La Liga club on a four-year …

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp confirms Mario Balotelli will not feature in his plans for the new season

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed striker Mario Balotelli is not part of his Anfield plans and says the 'solution' for the Italian is a fresh start at a new club.<p>Balotelli is back on Merseyside for pre-season training, but he did not feature in the first warm-up game of the summer …

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Ignore the 'experts' - Man Utd target Pogba worth every penny of €120M

The France midfielder was below his usual best at the European Championship but those quick to question his price tag are forgetting his consistency with Juventus.<p>Once upon a time, major international tournaments told us all we knew about the world’s greatest footballers. Before mega-money …

Chelsea Transfer News: Radamel Falcao Plan Discussed by Monaco, Latest Rumours

Chelsea misfit Radamel Falcao will make his return to parent club Monaco this summer, and the club's vice-president has said he's almost certain to remain there. Plus, John Terry is "torn" on whether to sign a new Stamford Bridge deal.<p>Speaking to French radio station RMC, Monaco vice-president …

We've enjoyed Leicester City's title for 2 weeks. Now it's time for baseless rumors and getting ahead of ourselves!

The world's greatest sporting fairy tale is now just another cog in the great Transfer Rumor Industrial Complex.<p>Chelsea held a guard of honor for Leicester City on Sunday, forming a human tunnel and clapping for the team that dethroned them as champions while they walked out onto the Stamford …

Live football on TV: What channel is showing Falkirk v Kilmarnock?

IT'S the last week of club football in this current campaign and there's huge games being played everywhere.<p>CLUB football is coming to an end.<p>Just …

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Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet ready to look to past in Europa League final against Sevilla

Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet will draw on the inspiration of Jerzy Dudek’s Istanbul heroism as he seeks European glory this week – but he says there is no prospect of him repeating a ‘spaghetti legs’ routine in a penalty shoot-out.<p>European finals have a habit of turning keepers into legends, …

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John Terry fuels suspicions he will stay at Chelsea after cancelling party

• Terry was due to host party on Stamford Bridge pitch • Defender, 35, considering one-year Chelsea contract offer<p>John Terry cancelled a party due to be held on the pitch at Stamford Bridge on Monday, fuelling suspicions the Chelsea captain is increasingly inclined to take up the club’s offer of a …

Manchester United fan from Sierra Leone has dream trip ruined and then improved

• Fan’s first trip to Old Trafford cut short after discovery of dummy bomb • He will now attend rescheduled Bournemouth game and FA Cup final<p>A distraught Manchester United fan from Sierra Leone whose dream trip to Sunday’s game with Bournemouth was ruined by the dummy bomb found at Old Trafford …

Liverpool midfielder Emre Can goes from waiting in the wings to centre stage

It was for nights like the one that awaits in Basel on Wednesday that Emre Can joined Liverpool two summers ago, although when it comes to big European finals this is one German midfielder who has witnessed more at the age of 22 than some do in a whole lifetime.<p>At his parents’ home in Frankfurt are …

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Louis van Gaal appears secure in his role after Manchester United admits manager vetoed move for Renato Sanches

Louis van Gaal vetoed a move for Renato Sanches in favour of pursuing other transfer targets in the clearest indication yet that he could stay on as Manchester United manager beyond the summer.<p>Sanches joined Bayern Munich from Benfica on Tuesday in a deal worth an initial £27.6 million but which …

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Gento: Madrid cannot fail in Champions League final against Atletico

The club legend believes the upcoming clash between the city rivals will end in a repeat of 2014 and yet another European victory for los Blancos<p>Real Madrid will upstage Atletico Madrid in the upcoming Champions League final just like they did in the 2014 edition, insists club great Francisco Gento.<p>…

Klopp: Firmino written off too soon

The Brazilian is another example of a signing being judged too quickly, according to the Reds boss, who says fans of the club knew little about him when he signed<p>Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp warned against making early judgments on signings for next season after Roberto Firmino's improvement at …

Are Manchester United actually better than City?

That it has come to this is quite something. That only one of the Manchester clubs will make the Champions League is surprising enough. That it is United who have their destiny in their hands and that they could nudge oil-rich, big-spending, title-chasing City out of the top four with two wins from …

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Ignored at Chelsea and dropped by Colombia - where does Falcao go from here?

The 30-year-old may be looking to a revived Fernando Torres for inspiration after enduring two miserable seasons in the Premier League with Manchester United and Chelsea<p>What now for Radamel Falcao? It was no surprise to see the 30-year-old ignored by Chelsea for their clash against Sunderland on …

Should AC Milan Fight to Keep Star Striker Carlos Bacca?

Carlos Bacca joined AC Milan last summer with the intention of helping to fire his new team back towards the top of Serie A after two years spent in the doldrums of mid-table.<p>However, with just two league games remaining, it appears as if the club may miss out on qualification for Europe once again.<p>…

Real Madrid could buy Morata back and sell him to Chelsea

The Liga giants are ready to cash in by exercising the buy-back clause in the Spain international's contract and then sell him to the Blues in the summer transfer window<p><b>EXCLUSIVE</b><p>Real Madrid are ready to exercise their buy-back clause on Alvaro Morata but could immediately sell the Juventus star to …

Fox to televise Bayern Munich's push for Bundesliga title

With Leicester City having clinched the English Premier League earlier this week, Juventus capturing Italy's Serie A last month and Paris Saint-Germain winning France's Ligue 1 before Easter, titles remain up for grabs in just two of Europe's major soccer leagues entering the penultimate weekend of …

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Barcelona Transfer News: Riyad Mahrez's Agent Speaks Amid Leicester Exit Rumours

Barcelona will have their chance to sign Leicester City talisman Riyad Mahrez this summer after the player's agent admitted that there's a "50-50 chance" his client leaves the King Power Stadium.<p>According to Mahrez's agent Kamel Bengougam, it's possible that the former Le Havre winger will sign a …