Football fans won’t be allowed to sing or chant when they return to stadiums next month

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Football fans ‘will have to sign a code of conduct’ to safeguard against spreading Covid-19 when they return to stadiums from next month – and that ‘could include a ban on singing’.  Lockdown restrictions are being eased gradually and that could mean spectators are readmitted to stadiums in time for the new season in England …

Manchester United ‘ready to trump Chelsea in race for Leicester City’s £80m defender Ben Chilwell’

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Manchester United are preparing to enter the race for Leicester City full back Ben Chilwell, according to reports.  The 23-year-old defender has been identified by both Manchester City and Chelsea as ideal options to improve their left back options for next season. Chilwell has been valued by Pep Guardiola’s City side at £80million, a similar …

Dwight McNeil ‘wanted by Juventus’ as Andrea Pirlo plots his squad rebuild

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Juventus are reportedly interested in signing Burnley youngster Dwight McNeil. The winger produced some excellent performances for Burnley this season and has caught the attention of new Juventus manager Andrea Pirlo, as reported by Sky Sports. There is much interest in McNeil, with AC Milan, Leicester and Wolves also targeting him.  Juventus are interested in …

Chelsea ‘interested in Ajax left back Nicolas Tagliafico’ as Ben Chilwell pursuit falters

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Chelsea are reportedly interested in signing Ajax left back Nicolas Tagliafico as Frank Lampard seeks to bolster his defensive options. With the Blues struggling to reach a deal with Leicester City for Ben Chilwell, with the two clubs some way apart on a transfer fee, Tagliafico has emerged as an alternative. The Argentina international, 27, scored …

Liverpool pip Leicester to close in on £11m signing of Olympiakos left-back Kostas Tsimikas

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Liverpool are closing on an £11.75million deal for Olympiakos left-back Kostas Tsimikas amid rival interest from Leicester City. Liverpool turned to the 24-year-old Greek after failing to agree terms with Norwich City over Jamal Lewis. Tsimikas is now expected to have a medical this week ahead of agreeing terms with the Premier League champions. Liverpool are …

Crisis, what crisis? Sancho is set for £340,000-a-week, Maddison is being bumped up to £100k a week

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Just when it appeared the coronavirus pandemic was going to have a detrimental impact on football finances, for many teams the start of the summer transfer window has blown that belief out the water. Many of Europe’s biggest clubs were expected to tighten their belts after coronavirus rocked football in March but that appears far …

Philippe Coutinho has become the unwanted man after his Barcelona dream turned sour

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The beaming smile from Phillipe Coutinho during his unveiling at Barcelona faded quicker than expected. All the glitz and the glamour that greeted the tricky playmaker’s arrival has since failed to mask the sheer disappointment from both parties.  The LaLiga giants splashed out a fee of £145million to sign him from Liverpool, a deal which …