Mauricio Pochettino is one of the youngest and most prolific managers in the Premier League. From his short spell at St. Mary’s to his current reign with Spurs, the Argentine’s progressive and transformative development of youthful players into household names in the Premier League bears great semblance to some of the games’ great. Yet still, 

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Aside from the arrival of Mohamed Salah early in the summer, much of Liverpool’s transfer business on the incoming side of things has ended in frustration with moves for Virgil van Dijk and Naby Keita both hitting supposedly immovable stumbling blocks. In spite of this there is to be some good news for Liverpool supporters 

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With preparations for the 2017-18 season well under way, Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has once again been linked with a move away from Old Trafford. Spanish giants Real Madrid have been chasing his signature for the past two seasons after a series of scintillating performances over the years, which have caught the eye 

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Liverpool’s transfer market is currently quiet despite the major signing of Mohamed Salah, so to make things livelier again here we are to discuss transfers. However, we are not talking about players that could come to Liverpool rather we are talking about players that could leave Liverpool. Here are four players that could leave Jurgen 

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Every July, anticipation heightens in the households of football fans everywhere. With league fixtures published a couple of weeks previous, attention turns to those friendlies, love them or hate them, the smell of football is back! For those in the lower leagues, it’s far withdrawn from the money that washes over the Premier League and 

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There are numerous clubs around Europe who have already had a great transfer window. Everton have had a great window, so have Bayern Munich and Manchester United. However, there is one club that have surpassed them all: AC Milan. But why?   Keeping Donnarumma Keeping Gianluigi Donnarumma is by far the best bit of business 

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The signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco has reignited Chelsea’s summer. After a stuttering start, the signing of Bakayoko along with Antonio Rudiger from Roma has put a new light on Chelsea’s dealings so far. However, it has not been plain sailing. Antonio Conte has missed out on his primary striker target Romelu Lukaku, who 

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Transfer stories involving Barcelona are nothing new, yet seldom do the Catalan giants find themselves in the position of such stories linking one of their stars with a move away from the Camp Nou. Reports in Italy on Monday evening suggested that Paris Saint-Germain would be willing to pay the Brazilian’s £197 million buy-out clause 

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If the season started tomorrow Chelsea would struggle to fill a match day squad so it is no surprise that the reigning champions have added to their side with the capture of Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco. Chelsea had been tracking the French midfielder during the last campaign with Conte personally attending a number of Monaco’s 

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Manchester City’s recent capture of Tottenham defender, Kyle Walker, for a reported fee of £54 million, has made the English right-back the most expensive defender and Englishman in history. Walker is a fine player and offers something completely different to the players that City have had in his position in recent seasons. But the extortionate price 

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Think of the most famous Italian footballers and some familiar names come to mind – Roberto Baggio, Paulo Maldini, Francesco Totti, Gianluigi Buffon, Andrea Pirlo, Alessandro Del Piero. With the exception of Del Piero and Andrea Pirlo; all of these players plied their trade in Italy for their entire careers. Granted Serie A , was 

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Speculation over the future of Nemanja Matic has increasingly yet repressively run rife, but the arrival of Tiemoue Bakayoko from AS Monaco may very well mark the epilogue of his chapter at Stamford Bridge. Younger, physically imposing and with a deft touch, Bakayoko has seemingly- if not assuredly- brought an end to Matic’s second spell 

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As we observe how the 2017/18 summer transfer window has unfolded so far, we realise how out of hand spending has become – particularly by Premier League clubs. Manchester United splashed out £75m to acquire Romelu Lukaku’s services, while Manchester City have casually signed right-back Kyle Walker for a fee worth up to £53m – 

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The Blues have finally landed their second major signing in the form of AS Roma center back Antonio Rudiger, after Manchester City’s goalkeeper Wilfredo Caballero, under a 5-year contract worth £29m. Conte’s historical ties with Italian defence must have surely inspired him to benefit the Blues through the art of Italian defending in the coming 

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Sunderland’s threadbare squad is gearing up for life in the Sky Bet Championship following relegation from the Premier League last season. Key players have already departed the club this summer, including top scorer Jermain Defoe and homegrown Jordan Pickford. Newly appointed Simon Grayson has already given several youngsters starting berths in a number of pre-season 

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Manchester United may have collected three honors last season, but that hasn’t deterred the Red Devils from assembling their war chest ahead of their return to the Champions League. Rather than resting on their laurels, United have thus far conducted shrewd business in the transfer market, bringing in two new additions to the squad. Victor 

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N’Golo Kante the Chelsea midfield dynamo was born in Paris, France, on the 29th of March 1991 to Malian parents. Kante began his career at the age of eight (8) at JS Suresnes in the western suburbs of Paris, remaining there for a decade. According to Assistant Manager Pierre Ville, Kanté remained outside the radar 

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In highly unusual circumstances for the club, Arsenal have made two early signings in the summer transfer window. With the free acquisition of Bosnia left-back Sead Kolašinac and club recording signing forward Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon, the Gunners have undoubtedly strengthened their squad. Acquisitions may not be over for Arsenal as they still have heavy 

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