Fred, Alderweireld and Dalot – Manchester United make serious moves in the market

Manchester United are yet to make a signing in the transfer market, but it doesn’t mean they are not actively looking for targets in the market. The Red Devils are expected to make some serious acquisitions this summer, and they have been linked with a number of names in the recent weeks. A move for Fred close? Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred is one player who has been linked with United for quite some time. Neighbours Manchester City have also been linked with the Brazilian, but it appears he will be…

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FC Porto vs Liverpool – Betting Tips and Predictions

Portugal giants FC Porto will host Liverpool in the first leg of Champions League last-16 tie at Estadio do Dragao on Wednesday evening. Porto haven’t won the domestic title since 2012-13, but they are doing well this season and currently sit at the top with a game in hand. They have won 12 of their last 14 games, and they must have a sense of optimism ahead of the tie. In the group stage, Porto finished behind Besiktas, but ahead of the likes of RB Leipzig and Monaco. Porto haven’t…

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Chelsea vs FC Porto – Match preview and team news

Chelsea will be hoping to seal their place in the last 16 of the Champions League by avoiding defeat against FC Porto, who need a win to secure their progress. The standings in Group G are the most complicated of any group, with Chelsea on top despite having lost to the Portuguese club in the reverse fixture. This is because Dynamo Kiev, who sit two points behind the leading duo, have taken four points from their two matches against Porto and so will go above them should they win –…

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Jurgen Klopp tells Liverpool he wants Porto midfielder Ruben Neves

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has reportedly informed club chiefs that he wants to sign starlet Porto midfielder Ruben Neves, according to the Metro. The 18-year-old is already making a positive impact at the club and is being tipped to be a future star, with the likes of Barcelona, Real Madrid and Chelsea being linked with his signature recently (via Metro). However, according to Italian publication Tuttomercatoweb The Reds have thrown their own hat into the ring to land his signature with Klopp telling his board that he wants to bring…

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Man United could ditch Marcos Rojo in favour of highly-rated Porto centre-back

Manchester United could be set to offload Argentine international defender Marcos Rojo in January and replace him with FC Porto star Bruno Martins Indi, according to the Manchester Evening News. The report claims that Rojo’s relationship with manager Louis van Gaal has broken down to the point where the club are now in the process of identifying a replacement for him, with Martins Indi coming top of the list. Like Rojo, the Dutch international is also capable of featuring in the heart of the defence as well as on the…

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Chelsea line up move for Porto teenager Ruben Neves

Chelsea are said to be weighing up a move for highly-rated Porto midfielder Ruben Neves after he starred in the team that beat The Blues in the Champions League this week, according to the London Evening Standard. The Standard claims that Chelsea have been scouting the 18-year-old defensive midfielder for some time, though he has also attracted the interest from the likes of Barcelona and Real Madrid. However, one of the main stumbling blocks stopping Chelsea from making an outright pursuit is the player’s apparent £29m release clause installed in…

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FC Porto vs Chelsea – Match preview and team news

For all of their domestic struggles, Chelsea were the only English club to experience success in the first round of Champions League matches, and they will hope to make it two wins from two as manager Jose Mourinho returns to former club FC Porto. The victory over Maccabi Tel-Aviv earlier in the month was out of keeping with most of the Blues’ season so far, as they controlled the game with authority and showed flashes of brilliance in easing to what was eventually a straightforward three-point haul. It was an ideal…

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Arsenal MISS OUT on Jackson Martinez, who CONFIRMS he’s joining Atletico Madrid

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Arsenal have missed out on Porto star Jackson Martinez, after the striker confirmed that he will be moving to Atletico Madrid this summer. READ MORE: Arsenal Transfer News Juventus agree to sell Arsenal target to top European club Arsenal and Chelsea urged to splash £25m on new Paul Pogba According to Sky Sports, the La Liga side triggered the Colombian’s release clause of £24.8m, with the formalities set to be completed once he returns from the Copa America, which should be in the very near future, after his country were knocked…

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Arsenal suffer HUGE transfer hit as Jackson Martinez apparently joins Spanish giants

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Arsenal may have suffered a massive blow in their transfer plans after the agent of Porto striker Jackson Martinez claimed that the player has signed for Spanish big guns Atletico Madrid, according to AS. READ MORE: FIFA 16: Arsenal players set for huge ratings increase Arsenal’s best XI last season Eight huge transfers set to go ahead this summer including Arsenal target Luiz Henrique Pompeo appeared to confirm to reporters in Spain that the Colombian had penned a four-year deal with Diego Simeone’s side, who have paid €35m for the…

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Jackson Martinez admits he’s waiting for Arsenal’s £25m offer

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In demand Porto striker Jackson Martinez has admitted that he is waiting for Arsenal to come in with a £25m offer for his services this summer, according to the Daily Express. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Gossip Arsenal legend backs star man to lead Gunners to the title Nine Premier League bargain buys The Colombian international is currently on Copa America duty in Chile and has already confirmed that he will be leaving Portuguese giants Porto in this summer’s transfer window. Reports recently claimed that he would be on his…

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Arsenal and Liverpool target Jackson Martinez makes decision on which club he will join next

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The agent of FC Porto goal machine Jackson Martinez claims that he has decided which club he wants to join this summer, the Daily Express reports. READ MORE: Liverpool News and Goals The Colombian international has already stated his desire to leave the club during the transfer window, with a number of Premier League sides all vying for his signature. And now it appears that the 28-year-old will announce which club he will be heading off in the next few days after it was reported that the £25m release clause…

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Arsenal told to cough up £40m for highly-rated Porto star

Arsenal have been told it will cost them £40m to snap up highly-rated winger Yacine Brahimi this summer, according to The Telegraph. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Goals The Gunners have been keeping a close watch on the 25-year-old, who has built on his impressive performances at last summer’s World Cup with Algeria by enhancing his reputation with with Portuguese big guns this term. And their chances of snapping him up have seemingly increased after Porto performed a U-turn over their initial stance on his future, and are now ready…

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Arsenal confirm Jackson Martinez interest, but only if they can offload misfit strikers

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will make a summer move for Porto striker Jackson Martinez, but only if he can rid himself of a number of unwanted stars, according to the Daily Mirror. READ MORE: Arsenal News and Goals Wenger wants to offload the likes of Joel Campbell, Yaya Sanogo and Lukas Podolski, who have all failed to impress him last season. He believes that the offloading the misfiring trio will free up around £25m to put towards sealing the signature of the Colombian international. Spanish sides Villarreal and Real Sociedad,…

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Martinez ‘agrees terms with Arsenal’

Reports in Portugal claim that FC Porto striker Jackson Martinez has agreed terms with Arsenal ahead of a high-profile summer move to the Emirates Stadium, according to the Metro. Martinez has been considerably sought after for some time and this summer looks set to be the time for him to move on, having been given a send off by Porto supporters in their last game of the season against Penafiel on Friday. The Colombian has reportedly been looking to move on, with Manchester United and Tottenham linked, but Arsenal now have agreed a…

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