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Leverkusen’s Moussa Diaby as Martial Replacement

Bayer Leverkusen winger Moussa Diaby has been linked as a potential replacement for Anthony Martial at Manchester United. Martial was previously considered one of the finest talents in Europe. His performances for AS Monaco as a teenager led to suggestions that the Frenchman could have Ballon D’Or potential. However, not all has gone to plan for the now 25-year-old, who …

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Giroud Explains Why He Had to Leave Chelsea for AC Milan

The World Cup-winning striker left Stamford Bridge for San Siro over the summer, with a nine-year spell in English football brought to a close Olivier Giroud says his decision to leave Chelsea for AC Milan was an “obvious choice”, with the French striker admitting that life at Stamford Bridge had become “too difficult”. The World Cup-winning frontman brought a nine-year …

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Relief for Real Madrid as Alaba Knee Injury Not Serious

The versatile defender has returned to Spain after the international break and should be available for the Champions League fixture on October 19 Real Madrid are expecting David Alaba to be fit for their Champions League clash with Shakhtar Donetsk on October 19 despite the Austrian returning from international duty with a knee issue. There were initial fears that, as …

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Klopp Warns Newcastle: Money doesn’t Guarantee Success

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has warned Newcastle that money does not buy success as the Magpies dream of joining the European elite after their Saudi-led takeover. Struggling Newcastle are the talk of the Premier League following the £305 million ($419 million) takeover as the new owners prepare to start their reign against Tottenham on Sunday. Newcastle hope to emulate the …

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Wijnaldum Is Already Regretting His Move to PSG

Former Liverpool star, Gini Wijnaldum, was all set to sign for Barcelona in the summer, with ESPN detailing how the Dutch star had been negotiating with the Catalans, only to not see a deal agreed. That may have something to do with the switch to French giants, Paris Saint-Germain, who were prepared to pay him double what Barcelona had offered …

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Pogba Hints at Juventus Return Amid Man Utd Uncertainty

The Frenchman has admitted that he is still in regular contact with a number of his former team-mates at the Allianz Stadium Paul Pogba has hinted at a possible return to Juventus amid the ongoing uncertainty surrounding his contract situation at Manchester United. Pogba has spent the last five years on United’s books, having returned to Old Trafford for a …

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Manchester United’s Raphael Varane to Miss ‘a few weeks’ with Groin Injury

Manchester United have confirmed Raphael Varane will be out “for a few weeks” after the defender suffered a groin injury while on international duty. Varane was substituted during the first half of France’s 2-1 win over Spain in the UEFA Nations League final on Sunday night. After returning to Manchester on Monday, the 28-year-old was assessed by United’s medical staff …

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Man Utd Boss Solskjaer Won’t be Pressured Over Ronaldo Selection

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he will not be pressured into playing Cristiano Ronaldo if he believes the Portugal star should be left out. Solskjaer caused a storm when he started with Ronaldo on the bench for United’s 1-1 draw against Everton in the last match before the international break. The 36-year-old was eventually introduced as a second-half …

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PSG Want Real Madrid Punished for Mbappe Pursuit

In just over a couple of months time, Paris Saint-Germain striker, Kylian Mbappe, will be free to negotiate with other clubs, should he not wish to extend his stay in the French capital. He’ll then be eligible to move for free next summer. Mbappe has already told PSG that he wanted to leave, per The Independent, and yet the Ligue …

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