Chelsea and Man United offered deal to sign Brazil international striker

Premier League giants Manchester United and Chelsea have reportedly been offered the chance to sign Corinthians striker Alexandre Pato with the former believed to hold a ‘serious interest’ in the 25-year-old, according to the Metro. The former AC Milan man has endured a difficult year back in his native Brazil, and was even shipped out on loan to Sao Paolo after falling out with manager Mano Menezes (via Metro). The Metro also reports that former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson had been keen on snapping him up back in…

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Arsenal rent private jet to fly Karim Benzema to London and unveil him at home clash vs Liverpool

Arsenal are said to be so confident of landing Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema that they have chartered a private jet and rented him a hotel room ahead of a medical with the club on Monday night, the Metro reports. And not only that, the Gunners are hoping to unveil the France international to the crowd before the club’s meeting with Liverpool at The Emirates. The Gunners have been heavily linked with a move for the 27-year-old all summer, and after many stop start reports, Italian journalist Emanuele Giulianelli now…

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(Images) Cristiano Ronaldo buys $18.5m New York apartment in Trump Towers

Could Cristiano Ronaldo be planning a move to Major League Soccer? An article in the New York Post has reported that the 30-year-old splashed the cash on an $18.5m apartment in New York’s famous Trump Tower recently. The Portuguese international has long been tipped to make the move Stateside, with both New York clubs looking to be likely destinations should his career head that way. The loft was initially the property of Italian real-estate mogul Alessandro Proto, and has three bedrooms and a corner location that offers panoramic views of…

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Sevilla brace themselves to lose Grzegorz Krychowiak to Arsenal

Spanish giants Sevilla are apparently becoming increasingly concerned that they are set to lose midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak to Arsenal, who are dangerously close to triggering his release clause, according to the Metro. The Polish international has emerged as a serious transfer target for The Gunners this week following failed ventures for the likes of Geoffrey Kondogbia and Morgan Schneiderlin (via Metro). Reports in Spain over the past few days have claimed that Arsenal are prepared to meet the player’s £21.4m release clause, but on Thursday afternoon a report in Marca…

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Man United fans react to Angel Di Maria signing for PSG

With news that Angel Di Maria has finally completed his move to PSG, United fans finally have time to react and reflect on his 12 month stint at Old Trafford. It’s fair to say that despite his talent and big transfer fee, the Red Devils never quite saw the best from the Argentine international. Fans wasted no time in taking to Twitter to express their thoughts on the 27-year-old’s departure, with the overriding feeling that his move to Manchester was a waste of time. As one fan below said; he’s…

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Arsene Wenger explains why Chelsea’s Eden Hazard IS NOT as good as Cristiano Ronaldo

Earlier this week Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho made the claim that Eden Hazard has indeed surpassed Real Madrid megastar Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of quality. The Belgian international enjoyed a standout campaign last term, bagging 14 goals and picking up the PFA Player of the Year award en route to lifting the Premier League title. However, despite his good form and his manager’s insistence that he is as good as the Ronaldo, and his Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi, Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger thinks otherwise. He insists that the 24-year-old will…

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Five reasons why Arsenal will win the 2015/16 Premier League: How Wenger can turn Gunners into title contenders

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Arsenal are always mentioned as contenders for the Premier League title before the season starts, but for one reason or another always seem to fall at a crucial stage at some point during the campaign proper. However, though they have hardly been big movers or shakers in the transfer market just yet, there is a feeling running through the club that suggests they are more up for the challenge this time around, and will make a concerted effort to surpass themselves. Below, we’ve picked out five reasons as to why…

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Chelsea gossip: New bid for international ace imminent and Mourinho makes excuse for SHOCKING keeper debut

Thursday’s Chelsea rumour roundup. Gary Cahill has urged England team-mate John Stones, 21, to leave Everton and join him at Chelsea, claiming an offer from the Blues would be one “you can’t turn down,” The Guardian reports. Cahill has seen first-hand from working with Stones on England duty why José Mourinho is poised to break the transfer record for a British defender by signing the youngster. A fresh bid – believed to be in the region of £32m – is expected this week. Thibaut Courtois reckons the pressure is still…

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Liverpool ready to bring former midfielder Xabi Alonso back to Anfield as he stalls on new Bayern deal

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Liverpool are said to be preparing to pounce on a deal to bring back former club hero Xabi Alonso as he holding off on committing his future to Bayern Munich, according to the Metro. The veteran pass master has only been with the Bundesliga giants for 12 months, joining from Real Madrid, but he has shown no signs of slowing down as the years tick by, but now that he is entering the final year of his contract he has confirmed that he is putting talks over a new deal…

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Liverpool line up ambitious move for Bayern Munich star Mario Gotze

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Liverpool are said to have taken an interest in bringing Bayern Munich forward Mario Gotze to the club this summer, according to the Metro. The Reds are undergoing a dramatic facelift in the off season, having already brought in seven new faces so far in the transfer window, and following the £49m sale of Raheem Sterling (via BBC) they have some cash in their pocket that they are looking to spend. And now, according to a report in the Daily Telegraph, Liverpool could be ready to splash a portion of…

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Arsene Wenger pays glowing tribute to Robin van Persie following Turkey move

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has expressed his surprise at Robin van Persie’s decision to leave Manchester United for Fenerbahce, and paid the Dutchman a fine tribute by saying that he is one of the best players he ever managed. The 31-year-old ended his 11-year stint in English football last week when he joined Turkish giants Fenerbahce for the knock down fee of just £4.7m (via the Daily Star) following a frustrating campaign at Old Trafford. Louis van Gaal told the veteran hit man that he would not be featuring prominently…

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Arturo Vidal’s drunken car smash forced Arsenal to drop interest

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Over the past 24 hours it has emerged that Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal has been the subject of a €40m offer from German giants Bayern Munich, only for the Italians to tell them that they wanted something closer to €45m (via Di Marzio). Not long after that story broke, Chilean news source La Cuarta reported that a deal had been agreed between the two sides and that Bayern had seen off interest from Real Madrid for the 28-year-old. The reports from Chile claim that Real had sent a representative over…

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Three HUGE European clubs shun Chelsea’s asking price for unhappy star

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Chelsea are struggling to sell on flop winger Juan Cuadrado as they are refusing to lower their £24.5m asking price, according to the Daily Express. READ MORE: Chelsea Gossip (Images) Check out Chelsea’s AWESOME new goalkeeper kit for 2015/16 Napoli will ACCEPT bids for Gonzalo Higuain but only if they match £67m buyout clause Reports in Italy are claiming that three top European sides have made enquiries into his availability, but have all been scared off by the sky high asking price that the Blues have placed upon his head.…

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Five players NOT TO BUY in your Premier League fantasy teams this summer: Stay away from Arsenal star!

With the world of Premier League fantasy football soon to be springing into life, we thought we’d get the jump on the others to give you some advice on who NOT to sign in your team this summer. We’re not saying don’t ever sign these five names, but this summer, for reasons we’ll explain, they’re best off avoided… Alexis Sanchez – Arsenal Sanchez may have enjoyed a strong debut season at the Emirates last year, and is widely expected to do so again in 2015/16. However, following a year of…

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New Balance to release stunning new boots especially for attacking players

Sponsored post The football boot market is a competitive one, but New Balance are set to announce their intention to shoot for the top with the release of these two stunning new pairs. Now manufacturing Liverpool and Celtic’s kits, New Balance are unleashing the Visaro and the Furon, which are set to revolutionise attacking football as we know it. Celebrating football the way it’s meant to be played, the Furon and the Visaro are designed especially for those kind of players that look to take risks and keep their teams…

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Talks ongoing as Man United hope to seal £25m Hugo Lloris transfer

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Hugo Lloris is believed to have held several rounds of talks with Manchester United officials ahead of completing his £25m move from Tottenham Hotspur. Reports have reemerged that the Red Devils would be able to sign their top goalkeeping target for a reasonable price to due a verbal agreement with Daniel Levy. SEE ALSO: Man United gossip: Red Devils launch £40m Kane bid but Ramos ‘not in talks’ with anyone Arsenal gossip: MASSIVE swap deal ON and Schneiderlin chooses Gunners Manchester United rumours Speculation last month claimed that the Spurs…

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Chelsea three in, three out: Petr Cech replacement lined up, while two wingers lined up for moves

Here is the transfer news concerning Chelsea, starting with three players potentially coming in to Stamford Bridge this summer: READ MORE: Chelsea News and Gossip Chelsea to offer midfielder to Monaco to secure Radamel Falcao deal Juventus interested in signing ANOTHER Chelsea winger Three in:   Asmir Begovic – From Stoke City According to the Daily Express, the Blues will need to pay £8m and send a player on loan if they wish to sign Asmir Begovic from Stoke City. The Express report that the three-man shortlist of players Mark Hughes…

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Chelsea to complete £8m Asmir Begovic deal this week

A report in the Daily Telegraph is claiming that Premier League champions Chelsea will complete an £8m swoop for Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic this week. READ MORE: Chelsea News and Gossip Chelsea to offer midfielder to Monaco to secure Radamel Falcao deal Juventus interested in signing another Chelsea winger The Bosnian international is now in the final year of his contract at the Britannia Stadium, and the Blues want him to replace veteran stopper Petr Cech, who finally joined Arsenal last week. The Telegraph states that he has been…

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Liverpool three in, three out: Striker trio targeted, while flops set for sale

Here are six potential transfers involving Liverpool that could well go through this summer, starting with possible arrivals: READ MORE: Liverpool News and Gossip Liverpool flop linked with shock loan to Premier League rivals Barcelona starlet Bobby Adekayne confirms he’s signed for Liverpool Three in:   Christian Benteke – From Aston Villa The Aston Villa man has been heavily linked with a move to Anfield this summer. However, the Liverpool Echo have revealed that the two clubs are far apart in their valuation of the forward, with the Villains wanting…

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Man United target Nico Gaitan makes announcement on his future

Benfica midfielder Nico Gaitan has shot down Manchester United’s hopes of bringing him to the club this summer by stating his desire to stay with the Portuguese giants, the Daily Star reports.  Massive Free Bets have played this Rumour down READ MORE: Manchester United News Manchester United to use Jonny Evans to tempt Everton to sell key man Real Madrid to match Man United’s contract offer for Sergio Ramos United had recently been linked with a £24m move for the Argentine playmaker, with Atletico Madrid also joining them in their…

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Chelsea gossip: Juve line up Willian RAID and Potters DEMAND two stars in keeper deal

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Friday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer gossip. Chelsea target Antonio Rudiger, 22, is set to join Wolfsburg as the Stuttgart defender would prefer to stay in Germany, according to his agent, the London Evening Standard reports. However, despite personal terms apparently being agreed, the two clubs are yet to agree on a fee. Stoke want winger Victor Moses, 24, forward Patrick Bamford, 21, or 19-year-old midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek on loan from Chelsea in addition to the £8m the Blues have bid for goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, The Sun reports. The Blues…

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Chelsea offer up Juan Cuadrado to Barcelona ahead of rebuilding project

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Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has reportedly offered up flop winger Juan Cuadraado to La Liga giants Barcelona, according to the Daily Express. READ MORE: Chelsea News and Goals Chelsea make Juventus MASSIVE offer for star player Chelsea step up £6m pursuit of Petr Cech replacement Having failed to make an impact at Stamford Bridge since his £27m move from Fiorentina in January, the Colombian international has been linked with a return to Italy with both Roma and Inter Milan said to be interested. However, reports in Spanish newspaper Sport claim…

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Manchester United would rather let star go on FREE next year than sell now below asking price

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Manchester United have decided that they would rather lose David de Gea next summer for nothing, than let him move to Real Madrid for anything less than their £35m asking price. READ MORE: Luke Shaw confirms United’s interest in midfield star? Ten unstoppable players Manchester United almost signed Sergio Ramos to Man United IS ON According to the Daily Mirror, Louis van Gaal is not willing to let the Spaniard go during this window unless Los Blancos make him the most expensive goalkeeper in history. However, the Red Devils are…

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Man United DEMAND world record £35m David de Gea fee

Manchester United have told Real Madrid that they will have to break the transfer record for a goalkeeper by spending £35m to take him off their hands, according to the Daily Express. READ MORE: Luke Shaw confirms United’s interest in midfield star? Ten unstoppable players Manchester United almost signed Sergio Ramos to Man United IS ON The La Liga side had previously made a £13m offer for the highly-rated custodian, which was rejected after being labelled as ‘well short’ of the Red Devils’ valuation. De Gea still has a year…

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Atletico Madrid POWERLESS to stop Antoine Griezmann making Chelsea move

Respected football journalist Graham Hunter believes Spanish giants Atletico Madrid may be forced to sell star forward Antoine Griezmann this summer, the Daily Express reports. READ MORE: Chelsea News and Goals Chelsea midfielder refuses to rule out surprise Arsenal move Chelsea take lead in race to sign Paul Pogba The France international has been billed as a top priority for Blues boss Jose Mourinho this summer, but Atletico aren’t thought to be prepared to allow him to leave for any less than the £45m release clause installed in his contract.…

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