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West Brom bid to buy Grady Diangana from West Ham for fee rising to £18m

West Brom have stepped up their pursuit of Grady Diangana by offering West Ham a deal that could rise to £18m with add-ons. Diangana spent last season on loan at West Brom and his impressive contribution to their promotion has prompted Slaven Bilic to try to bring the 22-year-old winger back on a permanent basis. […]

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Liverpool braced for Barcelona bid for midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum

Ronald Koeman wants to capitalise on the contract impasse between Georginio Wijnaldum and Liverpool by signing the midfielder for Barcelona. Wijnaldum has entered the final year of his deal with the Premier League champions and is yet to agree an extension despite several months of negotiations. Liverpool are reluctant to sell the 29-year-old, who made […]

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Gareth Bale open to Premier League move as he seeks Real Madrid exit

Gareth Bale has accused Real Madrid of making things “very difficult” for him by blocking his departure from the Bernabéu and has said he would be open to a Premier League return. Bale, who is contracted to Real until June 2022, has fallen out of favour under Zinedine Zidane and played only 48 minutes of […]

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Paris Saint-Germain make £25m offer for Arsenal’s Héctor Bellerín

Paris Saint-Germain have made a bid of £25m plus £5m in add-ons for the Arsenal right-back Héctor Bellerín. The French club were in almost daily contact with Arsenal last week and they have now made a move as they seek to strengthen after their Champions League final defeat against Bayern Munich. Bayern, too, have shown […]

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Mason Greenwood: ‘The biggest thing I learned was to be level-headed’

Mason Greenwood admits his heart began to thump. It was March of last year, Manchester United were a goal down on aggregate at Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League last 16 and there were three minutes of the tie to play. Ole Gunnar Solskjær was looking at him and then he was telling him he […]

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Danny Ings’ England return driven by his desire not to be one-cap wonder

Danny Ings usually gives mementos from a rollercoaster career to his dad, Shayne, but made an exception with his first, and so far only England cap. That belongs in the Southampton striker’s home, serving not only as a source of pride but of inspiration throughout the past four demanding years. “Since I was a kid, […]

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Newcastle offer Matt Ritchie plus cash in bid to sign Callum Wilson

Newcastle have offered the midfielder Matt Ritchie plus cash in a bid to sign the Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson. However, it is understood they face competition from Aston Villa for the 28-year-old England international, who scored eight Premier League goals in 35 appearances last season as the Cherries were relegated. Wilson has been on the […]