Chelsea put star on transfer list, move for Serie A star turned down

Chelsea will put midfielder Oscar on the transfer list in the summer, according to an exclusive report by the Times. The report claims that Antonio Conte, who will take charge of the club in the summer, wants to sell the Brazilian to finance an overhaul of the Blues squad. The Italian manager intends to keep the likes of Cesc Fabregas, Eden Hazard and Willian at the club, and hence, Oscar is the most viable option left to generate funds in the transfer market. The Brazilian has attracted interests from Chinese…

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Manchester United linked with two new transfer targets

Reliable Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio has linked Manchester United with a couple of new transfer targets. Di Marzio has claimed that the Red Devils have held talks with representatives of AS Roma defender Kostas Manolas over a potential summer move. The report states that future United manager Jose Mourinho is a big fan of the 24-year-old and has previously attempted to sign him when he was in charge of Chelsea. Chelsea and Arsenal are also said to be interested in the Greek international, but United are currently leading the race…

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Chelsea lost race for star defender, but in advanced talks for Serie A midfielder

Chelsea have received a huge setback in their pursuit of Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos. The Blues, along with Manchester United, were strongly linked with a move for the Brazilian defender. However, if the latest report from Goal.com is to be believed, the centre-back has agreed terms with La Liga giants Barcelona. According to the report, the Catalan club have offered an annual salary of around £3.6 million, in addition to £2.4 million signing-on fee to the 21-year old. Barcelona are yet to reach an agreement with the Paris club over the…

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Arsene Wenger eyes three key Arsenal signings in the summer

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is planning to rebuild his team’s spine in the upcoming summer transfer window. If the latest report from the Guardian is to be believed, the French manager is planning to go all guns blazing and sign, at least, three players in preparation for the last year in his current contract with the North London club. Wenger’s priority is to sign a top striker ahead of the next season, and he is planning to make a move for Juventus forward Alvaro Morata. Spanish reports claim that Real…

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Loads of transfer news at Chelsea, foreign interest for out-of-favour Liverpool striker

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The summer of 2016 is still a couple of months away, but the transfer market is seemingly getting ready to explode when the time comes. With Juan Cuadrado ready to return to Stamford Bridge and Antonio Conte reportedly eyeing moves for Leonardo Bonucci and Simone Zaza, Juventus are hopeful of signing Eden Hazard, Willian or Oscar from Chelsea, according to Italian news outlet Tuttosport. Meanwhile, the Blues fear Domingos Quina has agreed to join another club, with Manchester United among those interested. The 16-year-old starlet has walked out on Chelsea and…

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Chelsea to compete with Juventus for £25m star

Chelsea are set to battle with Juventus for AS Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan, according to the latest reports. It has been claimed that Antonio Conte, who is set to take charge of Chelsea in summer, wants the Belgian international to play for him at Stamford Bridge. Now, Juventus have also entered the pursuit of the 27-year old midfielder, and they are set to battle it out with the West London club in the summer transfer window. Daily Mail claims that the Turin club see Nainggolan as the perfect replacement for…

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Chelsea interested in at least four Serie A stars

Chelsea’s future manager Antonio Conte is planning to raid Serie A to rebuild the Blues’ squad once he arrives at the club in the summer. The West London club have been linked with a host of Serie A stars of late, and the latest reports suggest that they are tracking, at least, four players in the Italian top flight. According to Italian source Calciomercato.com, Conte will make a move for Inter Milan wide man Ivan Perisic once he arrives at Stamford Bridge. The 27-year-old Croatian international, who moved to Inter for…

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Highly-rated striker’s agent confirms Arsenal interest

Mohammed Lawalb, agent of highly-rated striker Umar Sadiq, has confirmed that Premier League club Arsenal have discussed the possibility of signing his client during the summer. The 19-year-old striker is currently playing for Serie A giants AS Roma, as he joined the club from Serie B side Spezia on a season-long loan last summer. The youth Nigerian international has impressed with his form for Roma’s youth team this season by scoring 16 goals in 16 appearances. His performances led him to progress to the senior squad, and he made his…

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Antonio Conte to inform Chelsea of his plans to sign two midfield heavyweights

In recent weeks, Antonio Conte has emerged as the clear favourite to take charge of Chelsea in summer. As other candidates have dropped out of the race, more and more media outlets have claimed that the current Italy manager will replace Guus Hiddink at Stamford Bridge during the summer. Goal.com understands that the Italian is set to agree on a three-year deal with the Blues, worth £6.5 million per year. The report states that Conte will hold further talks with Chelsea officials in Monte Carlo in the coming week. According to…

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Real Madrid to stun Manchester United and Chelsea with huge bid for Serie A duo

Manchester United and Chelsea have been linked with AS Roma’s stars Miralem Pjanic and Radja Nainggolan on several occasions. However, according to Italian newspaper La Repubblica and as reported by talkSPORT, Real Madrid are eyeing a double swoop for the Roman midfielders. The report claims the Spanish giants are ready to pay £35 million for Pjanic, while they are rating Nainggolan at £27 million, meaning Real are planning a bid of £62 million to lure both players to Madrid. The Blues had reportedly begun talks with Pjanic regarding a summer move to…

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Manchester City skipper surprisingly wanted by Italian top club

It would be a shock if Vincent Kompany decided to leave Manchester City during the summer of 2016. But reports in Italy suggest the Belgian skipper is a wanted man. According to Italian sports news outlet Corriere dello Sport, AS Roma have put Kompany on top of their wishlist in order to strengthen their defence next season. The newspaper believes the 29-year-old would be a big dream transfer for the Romans, but they are planning to stay in touch with the Citizens to see if the centre-back could become available when…

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Former Manchester City striker misses unmissable chance in Serie A [Video]

Edin Dzeko has not found his best form in Serie A. Since making a permanent €11 million switch from Manchester City to AS Roma during the summer, the Bosnian striker had registered just four league goals before this weekend’s encounter with Palermo. On Sunday, Dzeko got the start with the Giallorossi, getting a chance to prove himself to coach Luciano Spalletti, who had previously opted to play new boy Diego Perotti. However, the 29-year-old, who hit the net 72 times in 189 appearances for the Citizens, was able to miss an unmissable chance…

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Wojciech Szczesny: “If Arsenal win the title, I will look like some kind of idiot”

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has given an interview to the official Poland national team YouTube channel, talking about how he views the Gunners this season. The Polish keeper is currently on loan at AS Roma, where he has endured a solid season for the Giallorossi, who have found it difficult to make a strong run for the Serie A crown, the scudetto. The 25-year-old joined the Gunners youth ranks during the winter of 2006 and was send on loan to Brentford before returning to the Emirates in 2010. Over the past…

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Liverpool are looking at Serie A duo

Liverpool have been linked with moves for Serie A duo of Leandro Paredes and Piotr Zielinski, according to reports. Coincidentally, both players are currently plying their trades for Serie A club Empoli on loan moves. Italian outlet Tuttomercatoweb reports that following their failure to sign Alex Teixeira, the Reds have turned their attention to 21-year-old Leandro Paredes. The Argentina midfielder is currently on loan at Empoli from AS Roma and has impressed with his performances this season. He has scored one goal and provided one assist for his side this…

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