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            CHELSEA COULD ACCEPT £25M FOR NEWCASTLE AND WEST HAM TARGET

Chelsea could reportedly let Armando Broja leave the club in this summer’s transfer window, and he’s not short of suitors after an impressive loan spell at Southampton this season. The 20-year-old scored nine goals in all competitions for the Saints, showing himself to be a hugely promising prospect for the future, with Thomas Tuchel now said to be keen to take a look at him in pre-season, according to Goal.


Still, the report adds that Chelsea could be tempted by offers in the region of £25million for Broja, with the likes of Newcastle and West Ham among his main suitors. Goal also claim that Southampton are keen to keep Broja, while there is also interest in the Albania international from abroad, with Serie A trio AC Milan, Inter Milan and Napoli named as admirers. read more »

                            VILLA SET TO SIGN BARCA LOANEE ON ONE CONDITION

Aston Villa will only clinch Philippe Coutinho transfer from Barcelona on one condition. The Brazilian playmaker is out of contract with Barcelona at the end of next summer Philippe Coutinho will have to agree to a cut in wages to join Aston Villa permanently from Barcelona, it is understood. Villa boss Steven Gerrard appears eager to exercise the option to sign on-loan Coutinho for €40m (£33.5m).

But The Daily Telegraph report the 29-year-old will have to agree to cut his £480,000-a-week wages to move to Villa Park. When previously speaking about the possibility of securing Coutinho on a permanent basis, Gerrard said that when Phil is happy and comfortable, everyone knows and he reiterated that they have a world-class talent in their books at Villa Park. read more »

LEICESTER HAVE THEMSELVES TO BLAME

Leicester City players would still be wondering how they let a place in the Carabao Cup semi-finals slip through their fingers after failing to hold on to a two-goal lead on two occasions during the quarter-final tie with hosts Liverpool at Anfield on Wednesday night.

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The Foxes wouldn’t have wished for a better start when leading goalscorer Jamie Vardy scored twice in the opening thirteen (13) to establish a good lead for his team. The retired England international shot the Foxes into the lead in the ninth minute before he added his brace four minutes later to put his team in a commanding position.
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BRIGHTON SET TO SPLASH CASH ON CELTIC STRIKER

The transfer of England international defender Ben White from Brighton and Hove Albion to Arsenal may not have been made official yet, but it looks like the Seagulls are already putting plans in place on how to spend his transfer fee. Arsenal, according to widespread reports from a lot of sources, are very close to signing White from Brighton and the reports claim that the transfer could be sealed and delivered as early as this week. The Gunners have been quoted to be interested in sealing the transfer for a reported £50 million – an amount that a lot of fans have claimed is too much for the defender.

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White was very impressive in the Premier League for Brighton last season and his strong displays at the heart of the club’s defense saw him earn a call up from England head coach Gareth Southgate to link up with the Three Lions squad ahead of their Euros 2020 campaign. With Arsenal set to let go of Brazilian defender David Luiz this summer, Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has set his sights on White and sees him as the ideal central defender to replace the former Chelsea man.
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TOTTENHAM DEFENDER TO LEAVE THE CLUB THIS SUMMER

Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose will reportedly be leaving the club this summer and will be looking forward to searching for another club before calling time on his football career. Rose, a former England international left-back, has been deemed surplus to requirements at the Tottenham Hotspur stadium and will now have to leave the club this summer after it was confirmed that he is no longer in the club’s plans for the coming season.

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Under former manager José Mourinho, Rose was relegated from the first team and was no longer playing under the Portuguese manager. He was told by the former Chelsea and Manchester United boss that he was free to look for another club as he would not be getting more chances under him. Mourinho then signed Sergio Reguilon from Real Madrid and the Spain international defender cemented his spot as the club’s first-choice option on the left side of the defense.
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WHAT NEXT FOR THE PREMIER LEAGUE BIG BOYS?

Ever since the news of the formation of a new European Super League broke out, the football world has not remained the same. There have been a lot of rumors, news, criticisms, views, opinions, and reactions about the development and they are all contributing to the huge unrest that had befallen the beautiful game in the last 72 hours. FIFA, UEFA, and the Football Associations in charge of the English Premier League, the Italian Serie A, and the Spanish La Liga have all moved to condemn the establishment of this league in question.

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Even fans, pundits, current, and former players have all voiced their displeasure and disappointment at the whole idea, insisting that this development would bring nothing but harm to the game of football and take away the equality it has – something that has stood for decades already.
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Triple Injury Scare For Arsenal Ahead Of Crunch United Clash

Manchester United will meet with Arsenal as they travel to the Emirates Stadium in London to take on the resurgent Gunners at the weekend. The home side emerged winners in the reverse fixture the last time out at Old Trafford with striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scoring the only goal of the game to hand the London club all three points.


With both clubs currently enjoying a fine run of form in the Premier League, the match is expected to be a tough tie and serious battle spanning across all departments right from the defenses to the attack. read more »

CORONAVIRUS FORCES POSTPONEMENT OF ASTON VILLA VS NEWCASTLE

 

It’s no news that the Coronavirus has brought about a huge problem in sports worldwide, including football. The virus has struck once again as the game between English top-flight clubs Aston Villa and Newcastle has been postponed.


The game was earlier scheduled to be played this Friday, the 4th of December but with a number of Newcastle players and club staff testing positive for the virus, postponing the Match has been deemed as the best solution and decision to take.
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David Ornstein explains one of the factors behind Mesut Ozil’s absence

 

Football expert David Ornstein has revealed that the GPS data in training is probably one of the factors behind Mesut Ozil’s recent exclusion from first-team action at Arsenal. The 31-year-old has cut a frustrated figure with the Gunners this term with manager Unai Emery reluctant to play him regularly.


Ozil has made just two appearances since the beginning of the campaign and Ornstein has now revealed that the German’s exclusion could be due to the GPS data provided during training sessions, he responded in a Q&A session for The Athletic: “I’m told the GPS data is indeed one of the factors. If Emery and Sanllehi are telling the truth, Özil needs to work hard and with greater consistency. Raul Sanllehi mentioned that Özil has been training well, so I’m keen to see if he’s reintegrated or not.”
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