Best Premier League summer signing XI: Man United and Arsenal new boys almost the most exciting

This summer saw Premier League clubs spend more money than ever before, and for all that cash spent, it brought in some serious quality. Below, we’ve charted the best business of another crazy summer of spending to compile the best XI to join Premier League clubs. See what you think… GK: Petr Cech Chelsea to Arsenal, £11m Though the veteran stopper may have got off to a shaky start at The Emirates, there’s no doubt that he’ll prove an unmitigated success. In him, Arsenal finally have the world class ‘keeper…

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Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil trolled after being kept quiet by another teenage defender

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Poor Mesut Ozil doesn’t seem to enjoy lining up against members of the younger generation. Having been kept out of the game by West Ham’s Reece Oxford in the opening day of the season, he was outplayed by another teenager in the shape of Liverpool’s Joe Gomez on Monday night. The 18-year-old full-back has excelled himself since linking up with Brendan Rodgers’ men, and put in a star turn to keep the Germany international quite as the two sides met on Monday night. A nationwide search for Ozil ensued after…

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Liverpool 2015/16 season preview: Brendan Rodgers under pressure to banish memories of difficult campaign

Liverpool endured a very challenging year last season, one which culminated in the 6-1 humiliation at the Britannia on the final day. Luckily, an impressive unbeaten run in the middle of the campaign meant that they still qualified for the Europa League, despite the embarrassing finish. Brendan Rodgers oversaw big changes this summer to try and ensure that their miserable day at Stoke is not repeated. Cruelly perhaps, they travel back to the same ground on the opening day of this season. But, what should be their hopes for the…

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Is THIS Liverpool’s BEST starting XI next season: Benteke and Firmino to slot in well

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Liverpool have set the pace in the transfer market so far this summer. With news that Christian Benteke is set to become the latest new face to join the Reds manager Brendan Rodgers now has some serious options for how he can set up his side over the next nine months. Below, is what we feel will be Liverpool’s strongest starting XI for the 2015/16 season. GK: Simon Mignolet The Belgian recovered from an early season wobble to reaffirm his status as the club’s undisputed first choice goalkeeper. RB: Nathaniel…

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Liverpool gossip: Reds WILL NOT pay £32.5m for target, while Inter Milan star wants to stay

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Here is Wednesday’s news and gossip concerning Liverpool: Brendan Rodgers remains interested in signing Aston Villa forward Christian Benteke, but still does not want to pay £32.5m for the Belgian, the Metro report. The Reds are still confident that a deal can be done for the 24-year-old. Liverpool’s chances of completing a deal for Inter Milan’s Mateo Kovacic have been dashed, after the midfielder confirmed that he wants to stay at San Siro, ESPN report. The 21-year-old only signed a new contract in January, and revealed that he intends to…

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Liverpool confirm 2015/16 squad numbers for new signings

Liverpool have confirmed the squad numbers for four of their summer signings ahead of the 2015/16 season. As reported on the club’s official website the Reds have given their new faces their new numbers so fans can get started on getting their shirts printed. Having already welcomed the likes of Roberto Firmino, Danny Ings, James Milner, Nathaniel Clyne, Adam Bogdan and Joe Gomez to the club, they are all joined by last summer’s arrival Divock Origi, who has now linked up with the side following a year back on loan…

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Liverpool news and gossip: Barcelona prospect heading to Anfield and Joe Gomez reveals why he chose Reds

Here is Tuesday’s news and gossip concerning Liverpool: READ MORE: Liverpool News and Gossip Liverpool target reportedly PLEADS with club to let him move Liverpool flop heading for £8m exit Liverpool are closing in on the signing of Barcelona youngster Bobby Adekayne, according to the Liverpool Echo. The 16-year-old winger will be available on a free, as FIFA deemed his move to the Nou Camp four years ago as illegal. Another player that came through the Barcelona academy that has attracted attention from the Merseyside club in the past is…

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Done deal: Liverpool confirm Joe Gomez signing

Liverpool have announced the signing of Charlton Athletic youngster Joe Gomez on their official website. READ MORE: Kondogbia keen on Liverpool move Nine Premier League bargain buys Liverpool defender rejects claims he’s signed new deal The 18-year-old England under-19 international has penned a long term deal with the Reds after manager Brendan Rodgers identified him as top young talent to take the club forward in the future. Gomez made 24 appearances across all competitions for the South Londoners last term, in what was an outstanding breakthrough season into first team…

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Liverpool news and gossip: Sterling ‘crazy’ to leave, and United target prefers Anfield switch

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Thursday’s latest news and gossip concerning Liverpool: READ MORE: Liverpool News and Goals Former Liverpool striker Robbie Fowler has suggested that Raheem Sterling would be ‘crazy’ to leave Anfield, as Manchester City continue their pursuit, according to the Daily Mail. The winger has been linked with a move to Etihad, with the latest bid of £40m being knocked back by the Merseyside club. “I’m not having a go at him, he’s a kid and when things like this happen it can scramble your brain, but I’m saying that he can…

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Liverpool to complete first summer signing by Friday

Liverpool have reportedly agreed a fee with Charlton starlet Joe Gomez after triggering his release clause with the South London club, according to the Metro. READ MORE: Liverpool to rival Man United for Firmino Reds target two Raheem Sterling replacements Raheem Sterling laughing gas: Star caught using legal high AGAIN The Championship youngster impressed for the Addicks last term, and has since attracted the interest of Arsenal and Manchester City this summer, as well as the Reds. But it now appears that the Reds have won the race to snap…

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Liverpool lead Premier League chase for Charlton wonderkid

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Liverpool have moved ahead of Aston Villa and Arsenal and into pole position in the race to land Charlton Athletic defender Joe Gomez. READ MORE: Liverpool News and Goals Liverpool make second bid for defender Liverpool keen on striker linked with Newcastle According to The Sun, the Reds are looking to pay around £3.5m for the 18-year-old, who can play as either a right-back or in the centre. He has burst onto the scene this year, making 21 appearances for the Addicks, as they finished just inside the top half…

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