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Manchester United in transfer talks with Paris Saint-Germain’s Lucas Moura

Manchester United remain in touch with Lucas Moura’s agents as they plot a potential January move for the ostracised Paris Saint-Germain attacker.

Antonio Conte’s Chelsea frustrated by Arsenal stalemate

Chelsea wasted a chance to take control of their League Cup semi-final against Arsenal as the misfiring Blues were forced to settle for a 0-0 draw in Wednesday's first leg.

Arsenal set for talks with Tottenham target Malcom

Arsenal have scheduled a meeting with Bordeaux to discuss a potential deal for Brazilian forward Malcom, Sky reports.

Arsene Wenger wrong to play Alex Iwobi against Chelsea – Ian Wright

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger should have taken a stronger stance on Alex Iwobi and not played him at Chelsea after his off-the-field antics, according to Ian Wright.

World Cup: Argentina to face Italy, Spain in friendlies

Two- time world champions, Argentina, will begin their preparation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia with two friendly matches in March against Italy and Spain.

I don’t think Riyad Mahrez would want to go to Arsenal – Dennis Wise

Riyad Mahrez would not be interested in a move to Arsenal, according to former Chelsea midfielder Dennis Wise.

Real Madrid stumble against Numancia but reach King’s Cup quarters

Troubled Spanish champions Real Madrid stumbled to a 2-2 draw with third tier Numancia on Wednesday but qualified for the King’s Cup quarter-finals 5-2 on aggregate.

New Real Madrid contract runs until 2020 – Zinedine Zidane

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane confirmed he has signed a contract extension at Real Madrid which will keep him at the club until 2020 but admitted "it does not mean anything".

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger welcomes video technology

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes the introduction of a Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system in English football is a welcome move.

Barcelona’s Arda Turan in talks with Istanbul Basaksehir

Turkish league leaders Istanbul Basaksehir are in talks with Barcelona to bring midfielder Arda Turan back to Turkey, the Super Lig club said on Wednesday.

Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho is the future of Brazil – Richarlison

Philippe Coutinho is the "future of Brazil" and worth the £146m Barcelona spent to buy him, according to Watford forward and fellow Brazilian Richarlison.

Chelsea welcome Arsenal to the bridge in the League Cup semi final

The second part of a January triple header between these fierce London rivals takes place tonight as both teams switch their focus to the League Cup semi-final after battling to an exciting 2-2 draw in the league just a week ago.

Nigeria to play England in World Cup warm-up

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will play a friendly game against England’s Three Lions at Wembley on June 2 as part of its preparation for 2018 World Cup.

NNL to enforce zero tolerance for corruption, bad match officiating – chairman

The Chairman of Nigeria National League (NNL), Chidi Okenwa, has restated the commitment of the league body to zero tolerance for corruption and bad officiating in the 2017/2018 Bet9ja NNL season.

England to play friendlies against Nigeria, Costa Rica

England have arranged to host Nigeria and Costa Rica in warm-up friendlies ahead of the 2018 World Cup in June.

Romelu Lukaku seeking legal advice over ‘voodoo’ claim

Romelu Lukaku is seeking legal advice over the claim by Everton's major shareholder Farhad Moshiri that a voodoo message influenced his decision to leave the club in the summer, a representative of the Manchester United striker told the BBC on Wednesday.

Everton chairman satisfied with Ross Barkley’s £15m Chelsea move

Everton chairman Bill Kenwright says he has "no concerns" over Ross Barkley's £15m move to Chelsea.

Chidiebere Nwakali joins Aberdeen on loan from Manchester City

Scottish Premiership side, Aberdeen has confirmed the signing of former Nigeria U20 international, Chidiebere Nwakali on loan from Premier league giants, Manchester City.

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