Jesus out for up to three months

#JesusGabriel ruptura del 5to metatarsiano. Estará entre dos y tres meses inactivo. Mala suerte la del @ManCity esta temporada. — Vero Brunati (@verobrunati) February 14, 2017 Following Man City striker Gabriel Jesus’s 15th minute substitution against in the 2-0 win over Bournemouth on Monday night, reports have claimed that the Brazilian forward will be out for up to three months. The 19-year-old, who moved to City in the January transfer window from Brazilian side Palmeiras, has impressed in his five appearances so far for the club, scoring three and assisting…

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Manchester United star hesitant on new deal

Manchester United star Marcus Rashford has set the alarm bells ringing after stalling on a new contract offer from the club. The Times claims that the 19-year-old is not happy with the lack of playing time under manager Jose Mourinho and thinks that his development has gone backwards following the Portuguese’s arrival at the club. Rashford broke into United’s first team under manager Louis Van Gaal last season and scored nine goals in 22 games. The 19-year-old, who signed a new deal with United in May, has started only two…

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Balotelli back to his old ways after initial promise in France

For a while, it appeared that notorious striker Mario Balotelli has turned around his sinking career following his move to French side Nice in the summer. The Italian, who joined the Ligue 1 side on a one-year deal in the summer, made a bright start to his life in France and managed to score five league goals in his first three appearances for his new side. However, it now appears that the Italian is struggling with discipline in France too. The 26-year-old was recently accused by his teammate Valentin Eysseric…

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It’s 2009 again as Fernando Torres scores a stunner in Atletico win

Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres turned back the clocks as he scored a spectacular overhead goal in his side’s thrilling 3-2 win over Celta Vigo. Playing at their home ground Vicente Calderon, Atletico found themselves trailing to Gustavo Cabral’s just five minutes in to the game. Torres, who was regarded as one of the world’s best striker during his time with Liverpool, scored from a spectacular overhead kick to pull his side level six minutes later. The 32-year-old, who has had a semi-successful second stint with Atletico, also managed to…

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Manchester clubs compete for Ligue 1 star

Manchester United and Manchester City are reportedly battling each other in the pursuit of Monaco defender Djibril Sidibe. French publication Le10 Sport, via MEN, claims that the 24-year-old is the summer target of both Manchester giants. Sidibe was a target for Arsenal last summer, but he rejected their interest to join Monaco from Lille. City manager Pep Guardiola is set to overhaul his defence in the summer as the likes of Pablo Zabaleta, Gael Clichy and Bacary Sagna are expected to leave the club following the expiration of their contracts…

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United target turns down contract extension

Bakayoko has turned down an extension with Monaco. There is tension on the issue. https://t.co/NSLYiFvjx6 — Daniel Feliciano (@dmf180593) February 12, 2017 Manchester United target Tiemoué Bakayoko has reportedly refused to sign a contract extension with his club AS Monaco. His current deal with the Ligue 1 club expires in 2019. The 22-year-old defensive midfielder was reportedly identified by United manager Jose Mourinho as a transfer target during the January transfer window, with sources listing him as a possible replacement for club veteran Michael Carrick. Bakayoko has been one of…

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Manchester United made Premier League landmark on Saturday

Manchester United created history on Saturday as they became the first Premier League club to accumulate 2000 points since the inception of the league in 1992. Jose Mourinho’s side defeated Watford 2-0 at Old Trafford to achieve the landmark on Saturday. The Red Devils needed 949 games to reach the number. Arsenal, who have been a consistent fixture in the top-four since Arsene Wenger’s arrival at the club in 1996, claims the second spot with 1797 points. Arsenal’s London rivals, Chelsea, are not far behind in the third spot. The…

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City set to spend world record fee for Alli

Manchester City are set to break the world record for Dele Alli, according to a report from the Express. Alli broke into the Tottenham team last season following his transfer from League One side MK Dons in the summer of 2015. The fiery 20-year-old won the PFA Young Player of the Year award at the end of last season after he set the league on fire with impressive displays, his ten goals and eight assists in the league helping Spurs on their way towards a third place finish. The England man…

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Zouma to discuss Chelsea future at season’s end

Kurt Zouma admits “there will be discussions” regarding his Chelsea future once the 2016-17 campaign comes to a close.[L’Equipe] — Chelsea (@ouggi) February 10, 2017 Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma has announced his decision to discuss the terms of his future at the club come season end, L’Equipe report. Zouma, 22, seemed to had finally found his place under Jose Mourinho, but the sack of the Portuguese manager and a subsequent injury against Manchester United last season meant that he was laid out for months, missing the Euros in the process.…

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Juventus join race for Sanchez

Juventus have joined the race to acquire the signature of Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez, with odds on his move rated by Italian betting site Calcio Tips, suggesting a move could be a real possibility. Sanchez’s contract runs out in June 2018, but he has failed to reach an agreement with the North London club on a contract extension, with sources citing a discrepancy in wage demands. The 28-year-old Chile international has been in scintillating form for the Gunners this season, with 17 goals and 8 assists in the league this season…

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Liverpool set sights on Brandt and Gray

Liverpool are monitoring Leicester City’s young forward, Demarai Gray, according to reports by the Daily Mail. Gray, 20, has been in impressive form for the Foxes, making the most of his substitute appearances for the club this season, with a goal and three assists in 626 minutes in the league, a testament to his effectiveness. The pacy Englishman would serve as the perfect foil to Sadio Mane from the left-wing as his directness plays right into Jurgen Klopp’s brand of high-paced attacking football. Gray is highly-rated and it wouldn’t come…

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Manchester United lead pursuit of Ligue 1 star

Manchester United are reportedly leading the pursuit to sign Monaco winger Bernardo Silva. The likes of United, Chelsea and Juventus have been linked with a move for the Portuguese in the last one year, but, French publication Le10 Sport, via talkSPORT, claims that the Red Devils are currently leading the pursuit to sign the 22-year-old. Silva is represented by famous agent Jorge Mendes, who is also the agent and close friend of United manager Jose Mourinho. The report suggests that this link gives a huge advantage to United in the…

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United make profit, club debt up by 27%

BREAKING: @ManUtd's net debt as of December 31 increased by £87.2m to £409.3m. #SSNHQ — Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) February 9, 2017 Manchester United, this morning, announced the details of their books for the last quarter, with the club recording operating profits in the region of £37.6M, Sky Sports reports. Also relevant is a rise in the club’s net debt over the year, a 27% increase ensuring that United owe £87.2M more than they did at the end of 2015. This is said to be caused by the fall…

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Allegri vague over supposed Arsenal offer

Reports from the Express last month claimed that Arsenal had contacted Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri with an offer that would see him take over from Arsene Wenger at the end of the season. The Italian manager has refused to confirm or deny them, ESPN reports. “I won’t deny or confirm anything. I am in sync with the club, now we have to focus on winning,” Allegri said to Mediaset Premium. “At this time of the season the media always says I’m leaving, even when things are going really well.” While…

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Arsenal midfielder unsure about future

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere, currently on loan at Bournemouth, has refused to give any assurances about his future at the North London club. The England international refused to comment on his future but did say that the opportunity to play regularly would be a top priority for him next season. The 25-year-old’s current deal expires in the summer of 2018 and manager Arsene Wenger has already expressed his desire to offer a new deal to the talented midfielder. He said: “My main focus at the minute is on playing for…

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Lallana set for mega Liverpool contract renewal

Liverpool are to tie Adam Lallana down for peak years with a£150,000-a-week contract until 2021. — Anfield HQ (@AnfieldHQ) February 8, 2017 Liverpool are set to offer star midfielder Adam Lallana a mega contract extension that will see him earn £150k per week until 2021. Lallana, 28, has been, debatably, the best player in the team this season, with an impressive seven goals and seven assists in all competitions showing his immense value to Jurgen Klopp’s side. The midfielder, who was recently voted as England’s best player, is in the…

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Bill Gates rejected offer to buy Liverpool, court papers reveal

World’s richest man Bill Gates was offered a chance to buy Liverpool but the billionaire refused the offer, Sky Sports reports. Liverpool, in 2010, were at risk of bankruptcy and the club creditors took the case to court, against the wishes of then owners Hicks and Gillett, leading to the club being eventually purchased by John W. Henry, the owner of the Boston Red Sox. The information was recently revealed in court documents from the ongoing case between the Royal Bank of Scotland and former co-owner George Gillett. According to the…

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Arsenal star uncertain for Hull City clash

Arsenal have provided the latest update on the injury of their right-back Hector Bellerin. The Spaniard suffered a concussion in the build up to Marcos Alonso’s goal in the Gunners’ 3-1 defeat at Chelsea last Saturday. The 21-year-old was left dazed after his head met Alonso’s elbow mid-air and was substituted. The North London club have released a statement stating that Bellerin is making a good recovery following his injury and he is being monitored as per the FA guidelines. The statement also mentions that Bellerin is in the final stage…

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AC Milan to make bids for Aguero and Aubameyang

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AC Milan are set to make an attempt to grab Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero and Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to Corriere dello Sport, via, Football Italia. The Italian side, lauded as one of the biggest clubs in the world, have been in a period of little to no success, with their last appearance in the UEFA Champions League coming in the 2013/2014 season. These supposedly dark days for the club has been blamed on owner Silvio Berlusconi, and it was with great anticipation that the Chinese group Sino-Europe’s interest…

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Everton can catch big guns

Everton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin believes that the Toffees can catch the likes of Liverpool and Man Utd in the league this season. The Toffees are currently unbeaten in their last seven games and currently occupy the seventh spot. They have significantly cut down the gap that exists between themselves and the top six in the recent weeks. As things stand, the Merseyside club are only five points behind sixth-placed Manchester United and six points behind their local rivals Liverpool, who occupy the fifth spot. Schneiderlin, who joined the Toffees from…

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Liverpool join Man City in pursuit of world-class striker

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is eyeing to sign Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for the second time in his managerial career. The Sun claims that the German boss wants to bring his former player to Anfield in the summer and he is ready to sacrifice Daniel Sturridge to complete his wish. The report puts the player’s price tag at £40million, which is quite low going by the current standards in the transfer market. And it goes on to claim that Klopp will sell Sturridge to finance a move for the…

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Inter Milan prepare massive wage offer for Aguero

According to 90min, Inter Milan owners, Suning Group, are set to offer Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero €350K per week wages in a bid to tempt him over to the San Siro. Aguero, a subject of rumours linking him away from City in the past week, on Sunday reiterated his desire—albeit in the short term—to stay at the club. The Argentine started the season impressively but a series of poor performances and a multiple game ban has cost him his place in the starting eleven, with new signing Gabriel Jesus making…

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Tottenham flop to leave the club in the summer?

Wolfsburg and Galatasaray are reportedly interested in signing Tottenham flop Vincent Janssen this summer, reports Evening Standard. The Dutch international joined Spurs in a £18million move from AZ Alkmaar in the summer. In the previous season, he scored 27 goals in Eredivisie and was the league’s top goalscorer of the season. However, the 22-year-old has failed to replicate his form in Premier League. He has managed only one goal in 17 league appearances this season, and that goal came from the penalty spot in the 1-1 draw with Leicester City.…

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Chelsea receive double-transfer boost

Chelsea have received a double-transfer boost in their pursuits of two top European strikers. London Standard reports that Antonio Conte’s priority in the transfer market is to sign a world-class striker in the summer and Everton’s Romelu Lukaku and Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata sit at the top of his wish list. The report speculates that the Blues have been given positive indications in both cases. Morata re-joined Real Madrid from Juventus last summer, but he has managed only six league starts this season. He is reportedly frustrated at the lack…

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Atletico president dismiss Diego Costa’s China move

Atletico Madrid President Enrique Cerezo has dismissed the possibility of Chelsea striker Diego Costa moving to China in the summer. The Spain international was a subject of a mega-bid from one of the Chinese clubs in January and the offer supposedly led to friction between Costa and manager Antonio Conte. Costa ended up staying with Chelsea but multiple sources have reported that the striker is set to move to China in the summer. However, Atletico President doesn’t agree with this view point. He thinks that the West London club will…

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