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De Rossi about to make step into management


Italian legend Daniele de Rossi is set to make his first step into management as he takes over Spal who currently sit 14th in Serie B according to Di Marzio.

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Liverpool have no intention to activate buy option in Arthur deal


CBS' Ben Jacobs has revealed that Liverpool have no intention to activate the buy option in the Arthur Melo loan deal. The Reds have always viewed it as a straight loan and they are targeting a marquee midfield signing next summer.

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Bayern Munich not currently eyeing a striker


Bayern Munich are not currently planning to sign a striker according to Florian Plettenberg.

There is various reasons for this, one is they believe in the potential of Mathys Tel, their 17-year-old forward. The other reason is the currently have no cash to spend on a player of the calibre they require. Harry Kane remains an interesting prospect for the German giants.

Mathys Tel Bayern Munich Stuttgart 2022-23
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Carrick weighing up return to football


Michael Carrick has been in contact with Middlesbrough regarding their vacant managerial position, The Athletic understands. It is believed there is interest from both sides, but the former is deciding whether he would like to return to the game.

Carrick took charge of three Manchester United games after the club sacked Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, winning two, and drawing the other.

Michael Carrick Man Utd 2021-22

Columbus Crew part way with head coach


MLS side Columbus Crew have parted way with head coach Caleb Porter. Porter helped deliver an MLS cup in 2020, but has fallen short this year as they finished outside of the play-offs in the Eastern conference.

Tedesco in line if Hasenhuttl sacked


Former Red Bull Leipzig boss Domenico Tedesco is being considered for the Southampton job if Ralph Hasenhuttl is removed from the position according to the Daily Mail.

Southampton have lost four on the spin, including defeats against Everton and Wolves, and the Austrian is under increased pressure.

Ralph Hasenhuttl Southampton 2022-23

Stuttgart sack Matarazzo


VfB Stuttgart have sacked manager Pellegrino Matarazzo with immediate effect.

The German outfit sit 17th in the Bundesliga with no wins in their opening nine games. They have said that no decision on the replacement has yet been made.

De Gea wants new Man Utd contract


David de Gea has been quoted saying he would like to extend his Manchester United contract. His current deal expires in 2024, but he would like to extend his stay before then.

He said: “New contract? Of course, I would like to be here for more years, so we'll see what happens in the future. I'm really, really happy here at Man United.”

David de Gea Manchester United 2022-23

Man United, Barcelona in race to sign Asensio


Manchester United or Barcelona could be possible destinations for Real Madrid winger Marco Asensio if he fails to negotiate a new deal with Los Blancos according to Todo Fichajes.

Asensio's current contract with Real Madrid expires at the end of the ongoing season.

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Atletico Madrid keen on signing Firmino


Atletico Madrid have reportedly set their eyes on Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino according to Todo Fichajes.

The Brazilian has been in fine form this season scoring six times in 11 matches for the Reds and with Jurgen Klopp being known to be an admirer of the forward, it is unlikely that they will let him leave.

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Barcelona eye move for Naby Keita


Barcelona are interested in signing Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita next summer according to Barca Universal.

Keita's contract with the Reds expires at the end of the 2022-23 season, and the Spanish club, who are looking for free agents, may be tempted to rope in the midfielder.

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Agbinone signs professional contract with Crystal Palace


Crystal Palace academy graduate Asher Agbinone signs his first professional contract with the club.

The 17-year-old forward progressed through the club's academy ranks since the U9s level.

Wolves in talks with Lopetegui over managerial role


Wolves chairman Jeff Shi has reportedly travelled to Spain to hold talks with Julen Lopetegui over the vacant manager's job according to BBC.

Lopetegui was sacked by Sevilla last week and Wolves, on the other hand, parted ways with Bruno Lage.

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Griezmann joins Atletico Madrid permanently


Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Antoine Griezmann from Barcelona on a permanent deal, the club confirmed.

Griezmann, who was on loan at Atletico since last season, signed a long-term contract that will keep him at the club until June 2026.

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Spurs interested in Sporting CP's Ugarte


Tottenham Hotspur have shown interest in signing Sporting CP midfielder Manuel Ugarte according to TeamTalk.

The Portuguese are reportedly preparing to tie down the defensive midfielder to the club with a new contract which means a release clause of €60million to €80million will be included in his deal.

Man City could be interested in signing Guimaraes


Newcastle United fear that Manchester City could be interested in making a move for their star midfielder Bruno Guimaraes soon according to the Daily Mail.

The 24-year-old Brazilian has enjoyed a fair amount of success since joining the Magpies in January this year and it is unlikely that they would let him leave any time soon.

Bruno Guimaraes, Newcastle, May 2022

West Ham join race to sign Locatelli


After Arsenal, another Premier League club West Ham United are now interested in signing Italian international Manuel Locatelli according to Il Bianconero.

Locatelli joined Juventus from Sassuolo on loan in 2021 but he is struggling to find his form at I Bianconeri. If West Ham eventually want to sign the player they would have to pay close to €40m.

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Spurs show interest in signing Roma's Zalewski


Tottenham Hotspur are keen on signing Polish winger Nicola Zalewski from AS Roma according to Calciomercato.

Spurs boss Antonio Conte is known to be an admirer of the 20-year-old player and wants him at the club. Zalewski has appeared in eight matches for Roma in all competitions this season.

Slonina to join Chelsea training soon


New Chelsea signing Gabriel Slonina will fly to London on Wednesday to join the Blues' training camp according to Fabrizio Romano.

Slonina was signed in the summer for $15m but was sent back on loan to Chicago Fire. Now that the MLS regular season is over, the goalkeeper will join the Premier League side.

Roy Keane linked with a move to West Brom


Roy Keane is one of the names that are being linked with a move to West Brom as their next manager according to the

West Brom parted ways with Steve Bruce as their head coach earlier in the day.

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Jorginho's agent 'spotted in Barcelona'


Chelsea midfielder Jorginho's agent has been spotted in Barcelona according to TMW.

The midfielder's contract with Chelsea expires at the end of the 2022-23 season and Barcelona might be interested in his services next summer.

Jorginho Chelsea Leeds 2022-23

West Bromwich Albion part ways with Steve Bruce


Steve Bruce has been sacked as the manager of West Bromwich Albion, the club confirmed on Monday.

U21 coach Richard Beale has been named as the interim manager of the senior team until a new head coach is recruited.

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Wolves want Lopetegui to replace Lage as their manager


Wolves are eyeing a move for Julen Lopetegui as their manager according to Football Insider.

Lopetegui lost his job as Sevilla manager last week while Wolves sacked Bruno Lage and now Lopetegui's agent Jorge Mendes is in talks with the Premier League club. Wolves are likely to offer the former Spain manager a two-year contract.

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Chelsea to discuss Zakaria's future soon


Chelsea will hold discussions with out-of-favour midfielder Denis Zakaria whom the club brought on loan from Juventus on the deadline day according to Fabrizio Romano via Caughtoffside.

Zakaria was signed by Thomas Tuchel but after the departure of the German manager, he has not played at all under new manager Graham Potter and the club are now planning to take a call on his future.

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Mason Mount to extend his stay with Chelsea soon


Mason Mount and Chelsea are very close to agreeing on a new contract that keep him at the club for a longer period according to Fabrizio Romano.

While an agreement is yet to be sealed, both parties are confident of closing the deal soon.

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Gakpo reluctant to join Leeds United


Leeds United at one point were reportedly close to signing Cody Gakpo from PSV Eindhoven in the January window but according to The Athletic, the player is now reluctant to sign for the Premier League side.

Gakpo, at the moment, is focused to do well for PSV and confirm his place in the Netherlands World Cup squad and in January if he decides to move out he would prefer to join a club with a bigger stature. Real Madrid and Arsenal are currently interested in securing his signing.


Chelsea target Romeo Lavia set to stay at Southampton


Southampton midfielder Romeo Lavia will not leave the club until the end of this season according to Fabrizio Romano via Caughtoffside.

Chelsea were interested in signing the player in the summer and reportedly they would have once again gone after the player in the January window but the Belgian is not leaving the club before this season ends.

Arsenal interested in Club Brugge star Jutgla


Club Brugge forward Ferran Jutgla is the subject of interest from Arsenal - according to Todofichajes.

Barcelona have also been linked with the 23-year-old, but the Gunners are prepared to go all out to seal his signature in the new year.

Ferran Jutgla club brugge 2022-23
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Leeds set to beat Man Utd & Arsenal to Gakpo


Leeds United are set to beat Manchester United and Arsenal to the signature of PSV winger Cody Gakpo - according to the Daily Mirror.

The Whites have agreed personal terms with the Dutchman ahead of the next transfer window, with PSV eager to cash in on a prized asset after the World Cup.

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PSG to return for Skriniar in January


Paris Saint-Germain are planning to revive their interest in Inter defender Milan Skriniar in January - according to ESPN.

The 27-year-old could be available for a cut-price fee in the winter window with his current contract at San Siro set to expire next summer.

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Liverpool target Rennes forward Doku


Liverpool have identified Rennes winger Jeremy Doku as a transfer target - according to Calciomercato.

Juventus and Napoli have also been linked with the 21-year-old, despite the fact he is yet to register a goal or assist for Rennes in Ligue 1 this season.

Jeremy Doku Salis Abdul Samed Lens Rennes Ligue 1

Martinelli in talks for new Arsenal deal (Football Insider)


Gabriel Martinelli is in talks for a new contract at Arsenal - according to Football Insider.

The 21-year-old's current deal expires in 2024, and the Gunners are eager to secure his long-term future.

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