Man United may have to pay £182m if they want to sign Neymar as Barcelona prepare new contract

Manchester United’s interest in Barcelona star Neymar appears to have concerned the Catalan giants enough that they are now preparing a new deal for the 23-year-old, according to the Daily Express. The Red Devils begun to consider pulling off an audacious deal for the forward after they missed out on his former teammate Pedro, the Express report. And the Old Trafford outfit were not only willing to trigger his release clause with a staggering bid of £140m, but also offer the playmaker a contract that would see him pocket £300,000…

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Chelsea gossip: Blues told to pay £45m for Stones, but remain confident of landing Pogba

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Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Chelsea: Everton have told Chelsea that if they want to sign defender John Stones, they will need to pay £45m, according to The Sun. The Blues have had three bids rejected for the 21-year-old, and are thought to only be willing to pay £35m. Jose Mourinho is reportedly very confident that he will be able to bring Juventus star Paul Pogba to Stamford Bridge this summer, according to the Independent. The Old Lady are willing to let the Frenchman leave but only if…

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(Video) Barcelona boss Luis Enrique rules out selling Neymar to Man United

Over the course of the past week talk has been rife of Manchester United making a move for Barcelona megastar Neymar, but naturally the Spanish champions aren’t keen on losing him. Certain media outlets have reported that United are ready to make a world record £140m offer for the Brazilian, but manager Luis Enrique has been quick to face the media and denounce the rumours by saying that he is not interested in selling the 23-year-old. Despite the player’s reported desire to play in the Premier League someday it is…

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Barcelona president wants Man United target Neymar to retire at Nou Camp

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu is hoping that Neymar will not only resist a move to Manchester United this summer, but will remain with the Catalan giants for the entirety of his career, the Daily Express report. The Sun claimed that the Red Devils are prepared to trigger his £130m release clause, while taxes would send the total fee to an incredible £165m. To make the deal more appealing to the Brazilian, United are willing to offer a contract which would see Neymar pocket £300,000 a week (via The Sun). However, Bartomeu wants…

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Man United gossip: £240 Neymar bid planned and United weigh in with £55m offer for Belgian assist king

Tuesday’s biggest Man United news and transfer rumour gossip. Manchester United are willing to spend £240m on a deal for Barcelona’s Brazil forward Neymar, 23, according to The Sun. United have to meet Barcelona’s phenomenal £130m buyout clause. Tax add-ons would push the transfer fee up to a world-record £165m. And Neymar would earn £75m over five years at Old Trafford — taking the total cost of the deal up to an eye-watering £240m. West Brom are targeting Manchester United’s Northern Ireland defender Jonny Evans, 27, in their sights as…

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Man United make official £140m Neymar offer

Manchester United have reportedly made a £140m offer to sign Barcelona megastar Neymar, according to the Metro. The Brazil international’s agent, Wagner Ribeiro, was spotted in the crowd at United’s goalless draw with Newcastle at the weekend just 24 hours after reports of their interest had broken in the press. And now the Daily Mirror is claiming that sources in Brazil have confirmed that United have made a stunning £140m offer to bring him to the club before the close of the transfer window. Having missed out on the likes…

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Man United news: Neymar interested in Old Trafford switch, while £58m Muller bid prepared

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Barcelona playmaker Neymar is interested in making a stunning move to Old Trafford, according to the Guardian. However, the report concedes that a move is much more likely to happen next summer, if at all. The Red Devils are planning to make one final offer for Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller, according to the Metro. Louis van Gaal is prepared to part with as much as £58m for the 25-year-old. Nicolas Gaitan’s chances of securing a move to the Premier League…

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Neymar reportedly interested in Man United switch

Manchester United have been handed a boost in their pursuit of Brazilian superstar Neymar, after the Guardian reported that the Barcelona man is interested in a possible move to Old Trafford. However, the Guardian suggest that any potential deal is unlikely to happen during the latter stages of this window, but may be much more possible next summer as the Red Devils have made it one of their long-term ambitions to sign the 23-year-old. While the forward has established himself as an integral part of the best front three in…

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REVEALED: The 10 highest rated players on FIFA 16 – Chelsea star climbs high into fifth

With the release of the latest FIFA instalment just around the corner we’re bringing you the ten highest rated players on the game in anticipation for its release. 10. James Rodriguez – Real Madrid Rating: 87 Having bagged 17 goals and chalked up 18 assists in his debut season with the club, the Colombian playmaker has been deemed worthy of a substantial rise that launches him into the top 10. 9. Zlatan Ibrahimovic – Paris Saint Germain Rating: 88 Despite his advancing years, the veteran Swedish forward is as good…

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Man United news: £95m Bale bid planned, and Neymar’s agent watches Newcastle draw

Here is Sunday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Manchester United are prepared to wait right until the last couple of days of the window to seal a deal for Real Madrid star Gareth Bale, according to the Metro. The Red Devils could pay as much as £95m for the former Tottenham man. Speculation continues that Barcelona star Neymar could be on his way to Old Trafford, after The Sun reported that the Brazilian’s international agent Pini Zahavi has visited Old Trafford. Zahavi (in the blue suit) was sat near…

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Neymar’s agent in town to watch Man United’s draw with Newcastle

Manchester United’s apparently slim hopes of landing Barcelona star Neymar appear to have been given a possible boost, after The Sun reported that the Brazilian’s agent was at Old Trafford yesterday. The 23-year-old’s international agent Pini Zahavi was in attendance – and sat just a couple of rows in front of goalkeeper David de Gea – as the Red Devils could only manage a goalless draw with winless Newcastle United (via The Sun). And Zahavi confirmed that Louis van Gaal was keen on Neymar, but insisted that it was unlikely that…

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Man United gossip: Secret talks over Neymar transfer REVEALED and starlet winger targeted

Saturday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer rumour roundup. Manchester United have been in secret talks to try to buy 23-year-old Barcelona forward Neymar, according to The Sun. However, he has been tipped to sign a new deal with the Catalan giants and United could find themselves in a similar position to the time they attempted to sign Sergio Ramos from Real Madrid. Manchester United are demanding that Real Madrid pay £29m for Spanish goalkeeper David De Gea, 24 – or £22m plus 28-year-old Costa Rican Keylor Navas, according to…

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Man United in talks to sign Barcelona star Neymar

Manchester United are reportedly holding talks over a shock move for Barcelona superstar Neymar, according to the Metro. United have been on the hunt for a new forward this summer, with Louis van Gaal hopeful of boosting his attacking options ahead of a fresh assault for the Premier League title this season. The Red Devils have been linked with a number of high profile names already, and just days after missing out on Barcelona winger Pedro to Chelsea (via BBC) a report in The Sun is claiming that United are now…

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Top ten most expensive transfer fees of all time: Raheem Sterling MISSES OUT, but TWO Manchester United flops make list

Raheem Sterling £49m move to Manchester City may make him the most expensive player under 21 ever (via Independent), and the most expensive Englishman of all-time (via Manchester City’s official website), but he does not make it into the top ten most expensive transfers ever, according to the Telegraph. READ MORE: Liverpool News and Gossip Seven Premier League stars to BOUNCE BACK in 2015/16 Arsenal and Man Utd stars to step up (Video) Arsenal new boy Petr Cech makes EPIC double save in Singapore training session Here is the top…

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(Video) Neymar gets WASTED at house party in Brazil

Barcelona star Neymar has clearly been enjoying himself back home in Brazil has he takes an extended pre-season break following his involvement in the Copa America. A video has surfaced over the past 24 hours of the 23-year-old seeing off a group of guests at a house party that had wound itself down. After saying goodbye to his mates, he posed for a few selfies with a Brazilian lovely and clowned around with his tie while singing along to a song on the stereo. Such a lad!

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Neymar handed four match ban and WILL MISS the rest of the Copa America

Brazil have been handed a huge blow with the news that Neymar has been handed a four match ban and will now miss the rest of the Copa America for his sunning off against Colombia, the BBC reports. The Barcelona forward was given his marching orders for clashing with Colombia players at the end of the 1-0 defeat earlier this week. He was initially given a one-game ban, ruling him out of Brazil’s final group stage clash with Venezuela on Sunday, but after consideration, the South American Football Confederation have…

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Four players better than Eden Hazard: including Barcelona pair and former Chelsea man

Chelsea winger Eden Hazard enjoyed the best season of his glittering career this past year, and was the main reason that Jose Mourinho’s men went on to win their fourth Premier League title. Unsurprisingly, he was voted for a series of individual accolades for his efforts, including the PFA Player of the Year. READ MORE: Chelsea News and Gossip Petr Cech to discuss Chelsea exit this week, with Arsenal deal lurking Chelsea closing in on completing deal for former Manchester United striker Despite the Belgian’s wonderful displays, his rating of…

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Top ten players with the highest transfer values: surprise Premier League name makes the top two

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Now the season is over, many football fans will be excited at the prospect of the summer transfer window, hoping that their club can negotiate an absolute bargain that is going to propel them up the table. However, they will also be cautious to avoid splashing the cash on a player that will end up on the scrapheap in 12 months’ time, discarded as a flop. The Football Observatory have compiled a list that may give a better idea of the true value of the very best players from across the…

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Champions League final 2015 combined XI: Messi and Vidal lead Juventus and Barcelona stars

With the 2015 Champions League final just a few short hours away, we came up with a stunning combined XI comprised of players from both Juventus and Barcelona to get us all in the mood. SEE MORE Manchester United transfer news Barcelona vs Juventus: Five things to expect from the Champions League final, including Messi magic & Suarez madness Champions League Final BET VICTOR Preview: Michael Owen looks ahead to Juventus v Barcelona GK: Gianluigi Buffon Not only will he be the best goalkeeper on the pitch on Saturday night,…

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