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  • Manchester United Transfer News: Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Marouane Fellaini Rumours

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan will reportedly leave Manchester United in January after a row with manager Jose Mourinho, while the club are also said to be willing to listen to offers for Marouane Fellaini. The Armenian argued with Mourinho after watching a video of United's 1-0 win over Brighton & Hove Albion from November 25. Mourinho was unhappy with Mkhitaryan's performance in that game as well as in the Premier League defeat to Chelsea on November 5, according to The Sun's Neil Custis. Mkhitaryan...

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  • Arsenal Transfer News: William Carvalho Rumours, Jack Wilshere Contract Latest

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly keen to strike a deal for Sporting CP midfielder William Carvalho ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. According to A Bola (h/t Annie Eaves of Sport Witness), the Gunners are keen to "reserve" a Carvalho transfer before he represents Portugal in Russia next summer. Wenger, noted as the figure driving this deal, is said to want a pre-agreement in place. Additionally, it's said the Gunners face competition from Tianjin Quanjian for Carvalho, who is said to...

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  • Juventus Transfer News: Latest Gianluigi Donnarumma and Emerson Palmieri Rumours

    Juventus could reportedly swap goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny for Gianluigi Donnarumma, while the Italian champions are said to be keen on signing Roma's Emerson Palmieri. Donnarumma's agent, Mino Raiola, wants the AC Milan goalkeeper to play for Juve or Paris Saint-Germain, according to Daniele Longo at Calciomercato. Massimiliano Allegri's side could offer up to €50 million plus Szczesny for Donnarumma, with the two clubs enjoying a good relationship when it comes to transfers. AC Milan...

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  • Tottenham Transfer News: Danny Rose Rumours, Latest on Ross Barkley

    Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly emerged as suitors for Tottenham Hotspur left-back Danny Rose. According to Le Foot (h/t Tom Coast of Sport Witness) the Ligue 1 giants are hoping to strengthen their options in the position, with Layvin Kurzawa their current first choice.  In the piece it’s claimed Rose would be available at a "very affordable" fee in January. The England international has fallen behind Ben Davies at Spurs and as noted by Coast, has hinted in the past he would be keen to move...

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  • Manchester United Transfer News: Latest Juan Mata and Andreas Pereira Rumours

    Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is reportedly in talks with Besiktas, while Valencia do not expect the Red Devils to recall on-loan midfielder Andreas Pereira in January. Mata is out of contract at the end of the season and has been in discussions with the Turkish side over a move, per Fanatik (h/t Emre Sarigul at Turkish Football). The Spaniard is viewed as the perfect replacement for Anderson Talisca, who is on loan from Benfica, and while the club want to keep the Brazilian, they are...

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  • Real Madrid Transfer News: Latest on Mauro Icardi Amid Los Blancos Rumours

    Wanda Nara, the agent and wife of Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi, has suggested the striker would remain at the San Siro for life if possible amid links to Real Madrid. The forward has been in sensational form this season, helping Inter scale the summit of Serie A with some potent finishing. Speculation about his future has intensified as a result, and when asked about the rumours on television programme Verissimo (h/t Marca), Nara made it clear Icardi is committed to his current side. "The...

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  • Jose Mourinho: 'No Sense' Discussing Antoine Griezmann Transfer Rumours

    Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has said there is "no sense" in him discussing the possibility of signing Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann.  According to the Mirror's Jack Rathborn, he replied after being asked about the Frenchman: "I don't speak about players, especially ones who belong to other clubs, there is no sense to do that." Griezmann was heavily linked with a move to United last summer. The Sun's Alex Terrell reported he and United had agreed terms on a five-year...

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  • WWE Clash of Champions 2017: B/R Expert Match Picks, Predictions and Analysis

    WWE Clash of Champions returns Sunday to close out 2017 for the company's pay-per-view schedule. The event will take place in Boston at the TD Garden. Here is a rundown of the entire announced card, according to WWE.com: Mojo Rawley vs. Zack Ryder The Bludgeon Brothers vs. Breezango Charlotte vs. Natalya (Women's Title) The Usos vs. The New Day vs. Shelton Benjamin and Chad Gable vs. Aiden English and Rusev (Tag Titles) Baron Corbin vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. Bobby Roode (U.S. Title) Randy Orton...

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  • Eric Bailly out 2-3 Months After Surgery on Ankle Injury, Jose Mourinho Says

    Eric Bailly could be out for two or three months after Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho confirmed he will be having surgery on his ankle.  Mourinho revealed the update while speaking to MUTV: The Ivorian only arrived last year but established himself as United's best centre-back with a series of assured and committed defensive performances, and he perhaps grew even more impressive as the campaign went on. Fortunately for United, Marcos Rojo recently came back from a long-term knee injury,...

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  • Real Madrid Reportedly Join Barcelona in Race to Sign Gremio Star Arthur

    Gremio have reportedly held talks with Real Madrid over the possibility of the club signing Arthur, having grown angry at Barcelona's approach for the midfielder.  According to Marca's Jose Felix Diaz, Los Blancos have scouted the 21-year-old and he has impressed them with his performances, and "they consider his hypothetical addition to be an interesting one." Gremio were said to have been "infuriated" by the leak of a photo of Arthur donning a Barcelona shirt alongside the club's sporting...

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  • Celebration Bowl 2017: Grambling State vs. NC A&T Time, TV Info and Live Stream

    The 2017 bowl season starts with a bang courtesy of a high-profile showdown between the Grambling State Tigers and North Carolina A&T Aggies in the Celebration Bowl.  Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, couldn't have asked for a more prolific FCS showdown as top-tier quarterbacks and teams riding 11-game winning streaks collide.  Though the Tigers and Aggies haven't met on the field since 1996, both teams have won the new Celebration Bowl as it heads into its third year. Grambling...

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  • Cure Bowl 2017: Western Kentucky vs. Georgia State TV Schedule, Time and Odds

    Two of college football's better stories collide Saturday at the 2017 Cure Bowl when the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and Georgia State Panthers take the field to help kick off bowl season.   The 6-6 Hilltoppers are again bowl-bound, heading to one for their fourth straight season. They are big favorites in Orlando but only because the great story that is Georgia State will play in only its second bowl game since forming a team in 2010.  Saturday is also a chance for both teams to recoup some...

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  • New Mexico Bowl 2017: Marshall vs. Colorado State TV Schedule, Time and Odds

    Redemption awaits either the Marshall Thundering Herd or the Colorado State Rams in Saturday's 2017 New Mexico Bowl.  Granted, both teams boast seven wins and one of these teams is undefeated in bowl games dating back to 2009. But the familiar thread between the two programs going into the showdown is an unfortunate one—both face-planted near the end of October and haven't recovered.  The good news? One last shot at finishing a season strong should have both teams motivated for what could...

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  • Jose Gimenez Set to Snub Manchester United, Juventus, Sign New Atletico Contract

    Jose Gimenez is reportedly set to deal a blow to Manchester United and Juventus by signing a new contract with Atletico Madrid.  According to Calciomercato's Fabrizio Romano, both clubs are interested in the defender, with the latter having held talks on several occasions with the player's representatives, but he is set to extend his deal to 2022. Romano reported Gimenez is in the final year of his deal at the Wanda Metropolitano, though the player recently confirmed he has longer than that...

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  • Diego Maradona Tells 'Son of a Bitch' Cristiano Ronaldo 'Stop Taking the Piss'

    Diego Maradona has joked that Cristiano Ronaldo should "stop taking the piss" with his comments about being the best player in history.  In an interview with AS' Marco Ruiz, the Argentina legend said he would put a "little wager" on Gremio, Real Madrid's opponents in the final of the Club World Cup, "despite that son of a bitch Ronaldo." In response to Ronaldo's belief in himself as the best footballer of all time, a smiling Maradona said: "Tell him to stop taking the piss." Ronaldo's comments...

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  • Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil 'Will All Stay' in January, Says Arsene Wenger

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on Friday said Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will both be staying at the club in January and gave an update on Aaron Ramsey, who could be sidelined for around three weeks through injury. Per Goal's Chris Wheatley, he gave the following update on Sanchez and Ozil, whose contracts expire in the summer: "They will all stay. It's very difficult for me to tell you, as I will analyse every case individually. My wish and my desire is that everybody stays. If you come in...

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  • David Luiz Reportedly Holds Talks with Antonio Conte to Discuss Chelsea Future

    David Luiz has reportedly held "crunch talks" with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte regarding his future at the club.  According to David Woods of the Daily Star, the Brazilian has told his manager he is "desperate" to regain his place in the side. However, Luiz is also said to be prepared to leave in January if there's no way back for him at Stamford Bridge. Luiz has not played in the Premier League since October, having been dropped after Chelsea's 3-0 defeat to AS Roma in the UEFA Champions...

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  • Gianluigi Donnarumma Responds to AC Milan Fan Protest with 'Forza Milan' Post

    AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma has responded to the banner displayed by Rossoneri fans in Wednesday's clash with Hellas Verona that urged him to leave the club.  Donnarumma took to social media to offer his response. According to MailOnline's Daniel Matthews, he wrote: "I never said in writing that I had suffered moral violence when I signed the contract. Despite everything I look forward and head to the next game...Forza Milan!" The caption accompanied a photo of him alongside Milan...

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  • From Zeroes to Heroes: How Inter Milan Turned Themselves into Title Contenders

    Top of Serie A. Unbeaten. The best defensive record in the league. Boasting Serie A's leading goalscorer. The 2017/18 campaign has seen Inter Milan transform themselves from an incoherent side into Italy's most consistent team. It has been a remarkable and dramatic shift after their seventh-placed finish last term, one that is even more eye-catching when recognising they have done it using mostly the same players they did a year ago. Much of the credit must go to boss Luciano Spalletti, who...

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  • Real Madrid vs. Gremio: Club World Cup 2017 Preview, Live Stream, TV Info

    Real Madrid survived a scare to reach the final of the 2017 FIFA Club World Cup as they came back from a goal down to beat Al Jazira 2-1 on Wednesday. Gremio also only narrowly beat Pachuca in their semi-final, with an extra-time winner from substitute forward Everton earning the Brazilian outfit a 1-0 win. It all sets up a potentially thrilling final on Saturday at Abu Dhabi's Zayed Sports City Stadium. Read on for a preview of the clash along with scheduling and viewing...

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  • Manchester United Transfer News: Latest Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Mesut Ozil Rumours

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly ready to sell Henrikh Mkhitaryan and will move to replace him with Arsenal's Mesut Ozil in the summer. According to John Cross of the Daily Mirror, the Red Devils boss has lost patience with Mkhitaryan after some disappointing performances and is ready to cash in on the 28-year-old. Ozil, whose contract expires at the Emirates Stadium at the end of the season, is said to be the man Mourinho wants to add to bring some creativity to his side's...

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  • Liverpool Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Emre Can and Naby Keita Price Tag

    Liverpool are reportedly resigned to losing midfielder Emre Can in the summer on a free transfer, paving the way for Juventus to sign him. According to Corriere dello Sport (h/t Tom Coast of Sport Witness), acceptance has set in at Anfield that the German will not be agreeing a new deal. It means a departure at the end of the campaign is on the cards, with the Reds unable to agree terms with the 23-year-old. The piece suggested Juve are in pole position to secure Can, although Bayern Munich,...

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  • Tottenham Transfer News: Fresh Yves Bissouma Rumours, Vincent Janssen Latest

    Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly keeping tabs on Lille midfielder Yves Bissouma as they search for a successor to Mousa Dembele. Elsewhere, Fenerbahce are said to be seeking a permanent deal for Spurs loanee Vincent Janssen. Sky Sports' Lyall Thomas, reporting for WestLondonSport.com, wrote that Bissouma has caught the north Londoners' attention, with the club seemingly looking to replace Dembele, who will turn 31 in July. The Lille youngster enjoyed a breakout campaign in 2016-17 and made 27...

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  • Barcelona Transfer News: Diego Simeone Discusses Antoine Griezmann Exit Rumours

    Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has admitted he wouldn't stand in the way of reported Barcelona target Antoine Griezmann if a "once in a lifetime" offer came in for the forward. The France international has developed into one of the elite players in European football at Atletico and has been the subject of a lot of speculation. When asked about the links away from Madrid in an interview with L'Equipe (h/t AS), Simeone insisted he wouldn't keep Griezmann around against his will. "If a...

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