Manchester City – Newcastle’s Aarons wanted

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Manchester City are on high alert after Newcastle United’s highly sought after winger Rolando Aarons turned down a new contract. According to The Sun Pellegrini wants to swoop for the youngster whose contract expires at the end of next season in 2016. Rolando Aarons was born in Jamaica and moved to Bristol as a boy. Aarons was signed by the Bristol …

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Manchester City – Ex-Chelsea man De Bruyne a target?

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Manchester City are set to potentially infuriate Chelsea supporters as they target former Blues man Kevin De Bruyne. The Daily Star believe the youngster is a top target for Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini. Attacking midfielder De Bruyne began his professional football career with Genk in Belgium where he graduated their youth system and went on to play 84 first team …

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Manchester City – James Milner’s contract in doubt

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Manchester City are in talks with midfielder James Milner over a new contract but according to the Daily Telegraph there is doubt over the deal offered. Milner’s current contract ends this summer and whilst the 28-year-old was initially reluctant to sign, it now seems his heart is at the Etihad Stadium. James Milner began his career with Leeds United in their …

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Man City & Man United – Rakitic hunted in January

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Manchester United and Manchester City are major rivals on the pitch but according to the Daily Express they are set to do battle again over Barcelona’s Ivan Rakitic. 26-year-old Ivan Rakitic began his career with FC Basel and impressed so earned a move to Bundesliga club Schalke 04. At Schalke he appeared in 97 league matches before joining La Liga …

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Liverpool – Sturridge heads to Boston for rehab

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Liverpool’s season has been one of turmoil for the Anfield faithful who has seen their club significantly fail to build of the successes of 2013/14. Now though they have been handed a boost as BBC Sport report Daniel Sturridge is heading to Boston for final rehab on his injury. The England international will spend Christmas across the pond in a …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor back but not for long!

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Tottenham Hotspur’s troubled striker Emmanuel Adebayor has returned from compassionate leave but according to the Daily Mirror he is set to leave the club in the January transfer window. Emmanuel Adebayor tops the list of players that Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino wants to get rid of as soon as possible, particularly because of his £100,000-per-week wages. However, the issue is …

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Manchester City – Bid rejected for Atleti youngster

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Manchester City have reportedly been chasing Atlético Madrid’s defensive starlet Jose Gimenez for a long while by a cheeky Manchester City bid of €22m has been rejected by the Spaniards according to AS. Jose Gimenez is a Manchester City target, particularly because of his recent performances when given chances by Atléti boss Diego Simeone. The 19-year-old began his career with …

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Controversial Joey Barton takes to Twitter again!

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I don’t think there is a footballer on the planet who divides opinions more than Joey Barton of QPR. The midfielder is considered a maverick and a genius by some but a vile individual and fool by others. Today, he has taken to Twitter once again to air his views. Joey Barton is 32-years-old and the Merseysider broke onto the …

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Chelsea boss reveals why he released Frank Lampard!

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Chelsea boss, Jose Mourinho has revealed the reasons why he had to let Frank Lampard leave the club after speaking to BBC Sport. Lampard left the Blues and joined MLS side, New York City on a two-year-deal but was soon loaned out to Chelsea rivals, Manchester City until December. With his loan nearly over, City are looking into the possibility of …

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Paul Pogba – Major Premier League battle to begin!

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21-year-old Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba is one of the hottest prospects in world football. The French midfielder has clubs drooling over his signature and according to the Daily Express, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United all are ready to do battle. Paul Pogba had a number of clubs as a youngster but joined Manchester United in 2009 to complete …

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Manchester City – Correa favouring Premier League switch

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Manchester City are thought to be leading the race to sign young, Argentinean attacking midfielder Joaquin Correa. This is according to the Daily Mail who report that despite interest from PSG, Monaco and Chelsea. Joaquin Correa is a well known figure to those who play the FIFA or Football Manager video games because of his immense potential and he has been …

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Which Manchester City star wants to end his career at the Etihad?

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Manchester City star, Joe Hart has hinted he is ready to end his career at the Etihad after negotiations over a new 5-year-deal are all but completed, according to BBC Sport. The 27-year-old, England stopper said, “As far as I am aware it is pretty much sorted,” the England keeper said. “I want to be here as long as I can.” …

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Manchester City boss wants more credit for qualification

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Manchester City boss, Manuel Pellegrini has asked for his side to be given more credit after managing to qualify for the next round of the Champions League. City overcame an incredible Bayern Munich side and yesterday defeated inform Roma to progress through to the next stage. However, Pellegrini believe his sides haven’t earned the plaudits they quite deserve. Speaking to BBC …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor given ‘leave’ by Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season has certainly been mixed, Mauricio Pochettino already coming under pressure despite only being appointed in the summer. Now BBC Sport report how striker Emmanuel Adebayor have been given leave for “personal reasons” adding to Spurs’ front line issues. Emmanuel Adebayor has received criticism this season for his apparent lack of effort. He then openly berated the Tottenham …

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Arsenal – Gunners join race for defender Kurzawa

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Arsenal have joined a long list of clubs hunting AS Monaco’s young left-back Layvin Kurzawa. According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal’s scout Giles Grimandi was spotted watching the defender who has been repeatedly linked to the Premier League. In the past few weeks we reported how Kurzawa had publicly said he would love to join Manchester United at some point …

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Manchester City – Pogba top target as Yaya Toure replacement

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Manchester City’s hunt for a long term replacement for midfielder Yaya Toure as put Juventus man Paul Pogba at the top of their list. According to The Sun, Pogba is now the favourite because of the £50m fee Everton were asking for Ross Barkley. Pogba is just 21-years-old but has already become a major star at current Italian club Juventus. …

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Manchester City midfielder could leave next season

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Manchester City midfielder, Samir Nasri has revealed he may be on his way out of the Etihad next season, according to the Daily Mail. The former Arsenal star joined the Manchester club in 2011, since then he has played 98 times, scoring 14 goals for the Citizens. However, that road could be coming to a sorry end for the Frenchman who …

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Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is out for 4 weeks

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Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero is set be out for up to 4 weeks after picking up a knee injury against Everton last weekend. The in-form striker has damaged knee ligaments after a challenge from Everton midfielder, Muhamed Besic. Aguero departed the field in tears after just 3 minutes. The 26-year-old is the top scorer in the Premier League with 14 goals …

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Leicester aiming to steal Chelsea & Man City target

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Leicester City’s start to life back in the Premier League hasn’t exactly been smooth. The Foxes are currently rooted to the bottom of the table with just 10 points from 15 games and now they have been dealt a blow with their transfer target too. According to the Daily Express, Leicester were hoping to complete a £7m deal for Croatian …

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Who is first in the Christmas sack race? Which managers are under threat?

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This Premier League campaign is unlike most others because thus far, no top flight manager has received the sack. However the Christmas period is the traditional time when managers get the boot and clubs seek new direction or a turn around in fortunes. Santa will be bringing children presents across the UK come 25 December but will he be bringing …

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