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Manchester United receive Alex Sandro transfer update

Manchester United receive Alex Sandro transfer update

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Manchester United target Alex Sandro has made it clear that he was focused on working hard at Juventus amid speculation of a potential move to Old Trafford. Jose Mourinho pin-pointed the need for a left-back over the summer and reportedly targeted Tottenham Hotspur’s Danny Rose. Luke Shaw‘s recent resurgence in that role has led to Mourinho cooling his interest in a left-back but reports have claimed that the 55-year-old still sees the Brazilian as his primary summer target. Speaking soon after scoring the winner against Torino on Sunday, Sandro was quick to dismiss talk of what would happen in the summer. “I have always remained focused on my work and my only thought has always been Juventus, with whom I still have two years of contract,” he said. “I feel re...
Jose Mourinho makes Real Madrid man his main target for summer transfer window

Jose Mourinho makes Real Madrid man his main target for summer transfer window

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Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos is reportedly Manchester United’s main midfield target this summer. Manager Jose Mourinho is keen to bring in another player in the centre of the park to play alongside Serbian Nemanja Matic, signed from Premier League champions Chelsea last summer for around £40m, and Paul Pogba, who Man United broke the world record transfer fee to sign from Juventus in 2016. German international Kroos is Mourinho’s main target, though he may look to more than one player if club captain Michael Carrick does indeed retire at the end of the campaign and Maroaune Fellaini leaves the club on a free transfer, with Turkish giants Galatasaray heavily linked. The Independent suggest Kroos is the man Mourinho wants to play between Matic on the right and Pogba on the left of midfi
Lazio confirm that Man United & Liverpool target will leave on free transfer

Lazio confirm that Man United & Liverpool target will leave on free transfer

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Lazio director Igli Tare has this evening confirmed that star defender Stefan De Vrij will not sign a new contract with the club, meaning the in-demand stopper will leave the club on a free transfer in June. Highly-regarded De Vrij, a 26-year-old central defender, has established himself as one of Serie A’s finest stoppers over the last couple of seasons, following his arrival in Rome from Feyenoord in 2014. The no-nonsense Dutch international has proven absolutely vital in the impressive campaign enjoyed by Simone Inzaghi’s Biancocelesti to this point, having featured from the start in 24 of the club’s 25 league outings (including tonight). Exit links However, much to the annoyance of the Lazio hierarchy, the club’s recent attempts to tie De Vrij down to a new cont
Chelsea and Real Madrid set for transfer negotiations – and it’s not over Eden Hazard

Chelsea and Real Madrid set for transfer negotiations – and it’s not over Eden Hazard

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Real Madrid targeting Chelsea left-wing-back Marcos Alonso. Real want to convert Alonso into a centre-back. READ MORE: Two of the PL’s best could be involved in swap deal. Real Madrid are interested in signing Chelsea left-wing-back Marcos Alonso, according to Mundo Deportivo (via the Daily Star). Alonso is a product of Real Madrid’s academy. He […]
Revelaed: Arsene Wenger’s number one summer transfer target

Revelaed: Arsene Wenger’s number one summer transfer target

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has identified Lyon attacking-midfielder Nabil Fekir as his number one summer transfer target, according to the Daily Mail. The French club are understood to value the player at around £45m but are also unwilling to sell the 24-year-old to the Gunners. Wenger wants to add to his attack this summer, despite the recent January arrivals of both Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Reluctant to sell The attacker has been a long-term target for Wenger for some time now and the French manager is keen to finally move for him this summer. It is reported that Arsenal’s French scout Gilles Grimandi has been to watch Fekir in action, with Real Madrid having also shown an interest in signing the player. Wenger is hopeful of having a deal for Fekir wrapp
Italian club director explains details of January blockbuster transfer saga

Italian club director explains details of January blockbuster transfer saga

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Chelsea didn’t want to meet Roma’s demands to sign Edin Dzeko That’s according to the Italian club’s director Monchi who would have lined-up Michy Batshuayi or Oliver Giroud had Chelsea signed Dzeko READ MORE: (Video) Embarassed Antonio Conte recieves strange gift in press conference prank AS Roma director Monchi has revealed that Chelsea didn’t sign […]
Roma chief makes great point about Mohamed Salah transfer

Roma chief makes great point about Mohamed Salah transfer

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Roma sporting director rueful of Mohamed Salah sale  Monchi believes Italian club could have demanded higher price Salah signed for Liverpool for fee that could reach £44.4m SEE MORE: (Video) Klopp’s dig at Andy Robertson’s crossing is gold Roma sporting director Monchi is rueful of selling Mohamed Salah to Liverpool for what is threatening to be a bargain fee.The post Roma chief makes great point about Mohamed Salah transfer appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.