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Chelsea make Mauro Icardi bid: Inter Milan star receives £55m offer as Real Madrid sweat

March 22,2018 by Express.co.uk

Chelsea have made a bid for Mauro Icardi CHELSEA have made an initial £55million bid for Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi, according to reports. Chelsea are keen to get their transfer business underway before the World Cup, it seems, after a bid for Icardi was made today. That is according to Spanish newspaper AS, who claim Real Madrid are yet to get their act together over a rival offer...

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Cristiano Ronaldo hasnt asked to leave Real Madrid amid China links – Perez

March 22,2018 by fourfourtwo.com

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez said Cristiano Ronaldo has not asked to leave the Spanish and European champions as he fielded questions over a possible move to China. The Chinese Super League has emerged as a possible destination for Ronaldo after former Brazil and Portugal head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari revealed the five-time Ballon dOr winner had often asked about China. Ronaldo &...

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Manchester United apply for professional womens team

March 22,2018 by fourfourtwo.com

Manchester United have submitted an application to the Football Association (FA) to establish a professional womens team. If successful, the team - which would be based at the Cliff training ground in Salford - would join the second tier of the Womens Super League. United have not had a womens team since 2005, but have continued to run a womens section at junior age groups when working w...

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Xabi Alonso advises Lewandowski to stay at Bayern Munich

March 22,2018 by Marca.com

Retired Spanish footballer Xabi Alonso has advised his former Bayern Munich teammate Robert Lewandowski to ignore the advances of Real Madrid and to remain at the German juggernaut. For years, Lewandowski has been linked with a move to Los Blancos, particularly once clubs were made aware that he would be leaving Borussia Dortmund, but instead he opted for Bayern and has a contract with the cl...

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Giggs more nervous as Wales boss than he was as a player

March 22,2018 by Goal.com

Ryan Giggs admits he is nervous for the first time in his illustrious career as he prepares for his managerial debut with Wales. The Manchester United legend won the Premier League title 13 times, as well as lifting the Champions League trophy twice, during over two decades of service to the club as a player. Yet despite all he achieved on the field, Giggs - who picked up 64 caps for his cou...

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Cristiano Ronaldo willing to accept Neymar to Real Madrid deal on ONE condition

March 22,2018 by Express.co.uk

Cristiano Ronaldo will accept Real Madrid signing Neymar on one condition CRISTIANO RONALDO will reportedly end his opposition to Real Madrid signing Neymar if Florentino Perez hands him a new deal. Neymar has been on Perezs radar ever since he broke on to the scene with Santos in his homeland of Brazil. And the Real president was given a glimmer of hope of one day securing his services when...

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Real Madrid agree figure theyre willing to pay for Mohamed Salah

March 22,2018 by Express.co.uk

Mohamed Salah is apparently wanted by Real Madrid REAL MADRID have apparently held the relevant meetings to decide on their valuation of Mohamed Salah. After a number of years without a Galactico signing, Real Madrid are expected to have a busy summer as they bolster their ranks. Los Blancos are hoping to put a poor domestic season behind them and splash the cash when the transfer window reop...

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Atletico Madrids Antoine Griezmann: Future will be decided before World Cup

March 22,2018 by ESPN

Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann wants his future will be decided before the World Cup. The France international wants to avoid a repeat of the uncertainty last summer that affected his start to this season. Griezmann was linked with Manchester United and said on French TV at the time that he rated his chances of moving to Old Trafford as six out of 10. He stayed at Atletico, w...

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Manchester Uniteds Alexis Sanchez disappointed with form since leaving Arsenal

March 22,2018 by ESPN

Alexis Sanchez has said he is disappointed with his start to life at Manchester United since joining the club from Arsenal in the January transfer window. Sanchez, 29, has scored one goal in 10 appearances for United. That is a figure that does not compare to his scoring rate for Arsenal over the previous two seasons in which he netted 47 goals in all competitions for the Gunners. As I am s...

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Timo Werner, Sandro Wagner, Mario Gomez: Wholl be Germanys No 9?

March 22,2018 by Skysports.com

Mario Gomez, Timo Werner and Sandro Wagner are vying for a starting spot Germany might be the favourites to win the World Cup this summer, but who is going to score the goals to help them lift the trophy? James Walker-Roberts assesses the options at Joachim Lows disposal... Three players, one place. That looks to be the equation for Germanys strikers at the World Cup. Timo Werner, Mario Gom...

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Gareth Ainsworth hails ‘big win’ as Wycombe move into automatic promotion spots

March 22,2018 by PA

Wycombe manager Gareth Ainsworth praised his team for clinching a “big win” as they climbed into the Sky Bet League Two automatic promotion places with a 3-2 victory at Crawley. Goals from Nathan Tyson, Adebayo Akinfenwa and Sido Jombati took the Chairboys up to third with their sixth win in the last seven away games.Crawley, who pulled level in the first half when Karlan Ahearne-Gra...

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Paul Cook delighted with Wigan’s position following Walsall win

March 22,2018 by PA

Wigan boss Paul Cook says he would not swap positions with any of his promotion rivals after seeing his side cruise to a 3-0 victory at Walsall.The Latics bounced back from their FA Cup quarter-final exit to Southampton in style as three goals in nine first-half minutes from Michael Jacobs, Jay Fulton and Chey Dunkley downed the struggling Saddlers.The win took Wigan within a point of the automa...

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Scotland miss out on World Cup spot after rain cuts short West Indies clash

March 21,2018 by PA

Scotland suffered World Cup heartbreak after missing out on qualification in a rain-affected defeat to the West Indies in Harare.The Saltires appeared well-placed to upset the two-time winners of the competition and qualify for next year’s tournament in England before bad weather intervened and sent them packing in a five-run defeat on the DLS method.After bowling West Indies out for just ...

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Gremio midfielder Arthur: Neymar key to Barcelona choice

March 21,2018 by tribalfootball.com

Gremio midfielder Arthur Melo is excited about his move to Barcelona. Negotiations have been lengthy and Arthur is relieved that they are now over and is looking forward to the future in Spanish football. Im happy because the negotiations have ended well for both Gremio and myself, he told O Globo. Were pleased with how everything went and now I have to talk to my club to see when I ca...

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Tottenham set price for Chelsea, Man Utd target Alderweireld

March 21,2018 by tribalfootball.com

Tottenham are resigned to selling Toby Alderweireld this summer. The 29-year-olds contract is running down, and even triggering an extension to take it beyond 2019 would make him available for a meagre £25m next year. HLN says Spurs realise hell need to be sold in the summer. However, the north Londoners are adamant he wont be allowed to leave on the cheap. Its suggested they will ...

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Paul Pogba not enjoying himself at Man Utd, says Didier Deschamps

March 21,2018 by squawka.com

France coach Didier Deschamps says Paul Pogba cant be happy with his current situation at Manchester United. Pogba has started on the bench in each of Uniteds last three matches – against Liverpool in the Premier League, Sevilla in the Champions League and Brighton in the FA Cup. The former Juventus midfielder made a flying start to the season, scoring in each of Uniteds opening t...

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AC Milan ready to beat Chelsea, Arsenal and Man City in race for €100m-rated Torino striker Andrea Belotti

March 21,2018 by talksport.com

AC Milan will reignite their interest in Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United target Andrea Belotti, according to reports in Italy. The Torino star was heavy linked with a move to the Premier League last summer with all three English clubs ready to activate the strikers €100m release clause. However, Belotti ended up staying put and has continued to enhance his reputation in Serie A...

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Man City boss Pep Guardiola is second to none as a tactician, says Ilkay Gundogan

March 21,2018 by squawka.com

Ilkay Gundogan has heaped praise on Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, saying the Spaniard is the best tactician in football. City are currently 16 points clear at the top of the Premier League and look set to win their first title since 2013-14. Guardiola and Gundogan arrived at the club in summer of 2016 and both endured a difficult first season in England – City finished third i...

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Raiola again declares he wants to remove Donnarumma from AC Milan

March 21,2018 by tribalfootball.com

Agent Mino Raiola admits he wants to take Gigio Donnarumma away from AC Milan. Milan are in talks to sign Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina. Will Reina or Donnarumma be the starter for Milan next year? Raiola considered. Hopefully Reina… Donnarumma is expected to be the heir to Juventus keeper Gianluigi Buffon for Italy, but the 40-year-old has been called-up for the friendlies with A...

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