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Herrera eyes new Manchester United contract

Manchester United’s Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera says that he wants to sign a new contract with the football club despite rumours of him …

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5 Things that can ensure Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool a title win this season

Liverpool can ensure a title winning campaign given that they take care of some important details with utmost consistency

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Oyarzabal confident about Real Sociedad contract, mum on Athletic Bilbao

San Sebastian (Spain), Aug 15 (IANS) A day after signing a contract renewal until 2024 with Real Sociedad, left winger Mikel Oyarzabal said on …

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Transfer news, rumours LIVE: Arsenal goalkeeper leaves, Liverpool reject Marko Grujic offer, Manchester United face Mourinho and Pogba fall-out, gossip

The Premier League transfer window may be shut but there’s still plenty to follow as European clubs look to finalise their plans this summer, while …

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Could this be Chelsea’s lineup against Arsenal?

Maurizio Sarri has the first real test of his tenure at Chelsea with a clash against city rivals Arsenal.<p>Chelsea started the season comfortably with …

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Reports: Barcelona superstar to force an exit!

Dutch international and Barcelona star Jasper Cillessen plays second-fiddle to German star Marc-Andre Ter Stegen at Barcelona, and as a result, the …

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Kenneth Omeruo completes seventh loan spell from Chelsea after Leganes move

The Nigeria international will have to wait another season for the elusive first-team chance at the Stamford Bridge as he is set for life in Spain<p>Kenneth Omeruo has joined Leganes on a season-long loan deal from Chelsea.<p>The player had been presented alongside other Leganes player to fans on Tuesday …

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Marcelo Bielsa showing an emotional connection with Leeds United that is a hallmark of his best work

When you hire Marcelo Bielsa, you get the whole package.<p>The Argentine has been at Elland Road for just two months, but already Leeds United are …

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Barcelona's Gamper Trophy opponents Boca Juniors recall Diego Maradona's time in Catalonia

For someone regarded as one of the best footballers ever, Diego Maradona's career is littered with regrets and what-ifs, and his disappointing and …

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EPL Transfer News: How well did the Premier League’s most expensive summer signings fare?

<b>The Premier League transfer market is closed, it is time to assess if price tags matched performances in match day one.</b><p><b>7/10 Kepa Arrizabalaga,</b> …

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The Newcastle United Blog | » This Newcastle Signing Picked Out As One Of The Best Of The Summer

FourFourTwo.com have an excellent article out where they have picked what they see as the best 11 bargains of the summer transfer window.<p>One of them …

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The reason why Thibaut Courtois went AWOL to force Real Madrid transfer this summer

Thibaut Courtois' agent has explained why the goalkeeper was so desperate to join Real Madrid this summer.<p>The Belgian international had entered the …

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Manager: Pep Guardiola

Over the years the very finest names in world football have always had an uncanny ability to find their way to La Liga and compete against each other …

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Why Kepa Arrizabalaga Is the Most Expensive Keeper in the World

Kepa Arrizabalaga played his first game against Real Madrid when he was 22 years old. Only 15 minutes had passed in the game—which was held at Athletic Club Bilbao's ground, San Mames, in March 2017—when Los Blancos full-back Marcelo feathered a ball into the path of Karim Benzema, who bore down on …

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Perfect Premier League debut will help Alisson follow in Virgil van Dijk's Liverpool footsteps

After arriving at Anfield as the most expensive goalkeeper in football history last month, Alisson Becker might have been relieved to have seen that …

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The one player your Premier League club SHOULD have signed this summer

Arsenal: Gonçalo Guedes<p>Arsenal had a positive summer, but their need for an attacking wideman was evident during the weekend’s 2-0 defeat to …

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Meet La Liga new boys Huesca: The minnows will host Lionel Messi at tiny 7,500-seat ground as they get ready to play in top-flight for first time... with a striker on bail for attempted murder

La Liga has another Cinderella side in the mix this season. Fairytale club Huesca are ready for their first ever season in the top flight and it …

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Carabao Cup Preview: Leeds United vs Bolton Wanderers

1st round of the League Cup<p>Tonight Bolton Wanderers will travel to deepest, darkest Yorkshire to face off against high flying Leeds United in the first round of the Carabao Cup at Elland Road.<p>Leeds have gotten off to an incredible start to their Championship season as they’ve smashed two league …

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Blues News - Chelsea News

Monday 6 August<br>Fikayo Tomori has joined the Derby revolution after signing a new three-year contract with us.<br>The real news today is that Thibaut …

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Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain 3 Caen 0

Thomas Tuchel's first Ligue 1 game in charge saw champions Paris Saint-Germain ease to a 3-0 home win against Caen on Sunday.<p>Neymar scored on his …

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Rüdiger praises Arrizabalaga’s communication, confidence in Chelsea debut

Off to a good start<p>It was only a few days ago that Kepa Arrizabalaga went from another promising youngster at Athletic Bilbao to the world’s most expensive goalkeeper at €80 million. That kind of pressure can get to people much older than the 23-year-old, and yet, in both words and actions, it’s …

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Kepa Arrizabalaga debut: Sarri's shrewd move, the David De Gea comparisons and his Arsenal test

Kepa Arrizabalaga may have shunned any suggestions that the world record price tag that came with his signing for Chelsea would have any effect on …

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Chelsea's Antonio Rudiger Impressed With 'Confident' Kepa Arrizabalaga

defender Antonio Rudiger hailed Chelsea's newest recruit, Kepa Arrizabalaga, praising his communication skills in Premier League debut.<p>Kepa became …

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Premier League Clubs That Beat Their Transfer Records This Season

The English transfer window has closed now and Premier League clubs can no longer sign any new players. A number of teams have made some transfer …

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Huddersfield Town 0-3 Chelsea FC: Frustrating opening day defeat for Terriers

Huddersfield Town got an early reminder of how cruel the Premier League can be as they went down 3-0 at home to Chelsea.David Wagner's side battled, …

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N’Golo Kanté rare strike sparks Chelsea victory at Huddersfield

That will do for starters. Chelsea were far from perfect, even shaky at times during the first half, but they improved as the game progressed and made off with maximum points from their first league match under Maurizio Sarri. N’Golo Kanté, Jorginho and Pedro scored and the visitors could have …

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Derby County v Leeds United: Bielsa plays down Whites promotion bid following Pride Park rout

Marcelo Bielsa again played down talk of Leeds United’s promotion chances after watching his side tear apart Frank Lampard’s Derby County …

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Huddersfield Town 0 Chelsea 3: Jorginho helps get Sarri off the mark

Maurizio Sarri's first competitive win in charge of Chelsea came after goals from N'Golo Kante, Jorginho and Pedro at Huddersfield Town.<p>Jorginho marked his Premier League debut with a goal as Chelsea kicked off their campaign with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Huddersfield Town at the John Smith's …

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Cesar Azpilicueta praises Chelsea signings as Jorginho and Kepa mark Premier League debuts with win

Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta was full of praise for new signings Kepa Arrizabalaga and Jorginho as Chelsea begun life under Maurizio Sarri with …

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Chelsea Transfer News: Jan Oblak Reportedly Turned Down Blues Move

Chelsea reportedly tried to sign Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak in the summer transfer window, but the 25-year-old turned down the chance to move to Stamford Bridge.<p>The Blues were willing to pay £89.4 million (€100 million) to buy out his Atletico contract as they sought a replacement for …

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