Monday, July 28, 2014

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Los Blancos have paid 80 million euros for the Colombia international but the Portugal defender believes the 23-year-old will justify such an extravagant outlay

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The Netherlands international, who had been linked with Manchester United, will complete a reported 9 million euro move to the Stadio Olimpico on Tuesday

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The Spaniard has insisted reports the striker will imminently seal a permanent move to Goodison Park are wide of the mark but he is nonetheless eager to strengthen his attack.

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The keeper is delighted with the signings the club has made this summer and hailed his rival for a first-team berth, Wojciech Szczesny, as he looks to make his mark in England.

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Manchester United look set to miss out on a key target as the Juventus director insists the club intends to keep hold of the €54 million-rated Chile international midfielder.

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The 27-year-old, who arrived at Loftus Road from Real Madrid two years ago, has returned to Basque Country following a loan spell with the Liga side last season.

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The former Blancos striker believes the Golden Boot winner can compete in a high-pressure environment. He also is optimistic about the growth of the game in North America.

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The 35-year-old was unveiling as QPR's latest signing on Monday but insists he could have extended his Old Trafford contract if the Welshman was appointed as permanent manager.

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The AC Milan chief says the club is assessing potential signings to replace the Brazilian but insists Mario Balotelli will not be leaving San Siro.

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The 21-year-old midfielder has joined for a fee believed to be worth 5 millon euros, and manager Roberto Martinez is delighted with the capture of the "dynamic" player.

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A few eyebrows may be raised at Arsene Wenger's willingness to spend so big on the 19-year-old, but he offers technical ability, athleticism and versatility beyond his years.

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The former Brazil international has nothing but fond memories of his time at the Primera Division giant and has voiced his respect for Jose Mourinho.

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Stevan Jovetic was part of a depleted squad that has made a real statement in the U.S. and has given Pellegrini the best kind of selection headache ahead of the new campaign.

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Liverpool abandoned its pursuit of Loic Remy over medical concerns, but the Northern Irishman insists he will not compromise his high standards in the search for a striker.

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The 22-year-old has been informed that he is surplus to requirements at Emirates Stadium, with Mathieu Debuchy having arrived from Newcastle and Calum Chambers set to sign.

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The Brazilian is expected to play as a wing back in Louis van Gaal's 3-4-1-2 system next season, but has been forced to return to Carrington with a groin problem.

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The Real Madrid star says it is a "very big honor" to have topped Goal's annual list of the world's most outstanding players.

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Presenter Aidan Magee is joined by Goal's Peter Staunton and Greg Stobart as the 50 greatest players of the 2013-14 season are revealed.