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Galatasaray sign Sevilla defender Mariano

Galatasaray have confirmed the signing of Mariano, the defender joining the club from Sevilla. The 31-year-old has agreed a three-year deal after Sevilla accepted an offer of up to €4.5million for the right-back. Mariano, who started 29 LaLiga games for Sevilla last season, will earn €2.3m per season during his time in the Super Lig. “I didn’t give…

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Masip joins Real Valladolid after giving up Barcelona bench role

Real Valladolid have announced the signing of goalkeeper Jordi Masip, following his exit from Barcelona. The 28-year-old’s contract expired at the end of last month and no new deal was signed, allowing the academy graduate to leave Camp Nou and begin talks with other clubs. Masip has now agreed a three-year deal with Valladolid, who…

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Former England goalkeeper Robinson retires

Former England international goalkeeper Paul Robinson has announced his retirement from football due to a back injury. Robinson won 41 caps for his country and was first choice for England at the 2006 World Cup. He has been with Burnley since January 2016, making three Premier League starts last season. The 37-year-old, who began his…

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West Ham-bound Hart on track for ‘next adventure’

Joe Hart is on the way to his next club, with the England goalkeeper widely reported to be on the verge of a loan switch to West Ham from Manchester City. Hart, who is contracted to City until 2019, spent last season at Torino after it became clear he did not feature in Pep Guardiola’s…

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Man Utd hand Sergio Romero new four-year contract

Manchester United have handed goalkeeper Sergio Romero a new four-year contract, with an option for a fifth season. Jose Mourinho’s side confirmed the 30-year-old’s new terms on Sunday, his previous deal having only had a year left to run. Romero joined United on a free transfer in 2015 and has proven to be a reliable…

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Ronaldo very happy at Madrid says Morientes

Cristiano Ronaldo is “so happy” at Real Madrid and the LaLiga champions are delighted with their star forward, according to Fernando Morientes. Ronaldo, 32, has been linked with a shock move from Madrid, with Paris Saint-Germain and his former club Manchester United reportedly interested. But United manager Jose Mourinho said on Saturday his team never…

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I never thought about leaving Real Madrid Says Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale said he never considered leaving Real Madrid and the Welshman is ready to fight for his position at the Spanish and European champions. Bale continues to be linked with a move away from Madrid as Premier League giants Manchester United reportedly circle. The 28-year-old’s future has been placed in doubt amid Madrid’s pursuit…

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Milan interested in Bayern’s Renato Sanches Says Rummenigge

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge confirmed AC Milan have shown interest in midfielder Renato Sanches. Portuguese teenager Sanches has emerged as a transfer target for Milan, who reportedly want the 19-year-old on an initial two-year loan deal with the option to buy for €40million in 2019. Sanches – who joined Bayern for €35m last season…

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Mata believes Morata could still join Manchester United

Manchester United attacking midfielder Juan Mata believes Alvaro Morata could still join the club, despite the arrival of Romelu Lukaku from Everton. Jose Mourinho’s side were heavily linked with Real Madrid striker Morata before completing the signing of Lukaku for a reported £75million. The United boss stated at the weekend that it was Madrid’s decision…

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Juventus warned over Schick transfer ‘farce’

Juventus have been warned that they risk missing out on the signing of Sampdoria winger Patrik Schick if they continue to prevaricate over the transfer. The 21-year-old travelled to Turin last month to complete a medical after the clubs agreed a fee reportedly in the region of €25million. However, Juve are yet to finalise the…