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Olivier Giroud set for Chelsea exit, with Inter agreement reached

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has reached a ‘total agreement’ to join Inter, with the Italian giants set to pay the Blues an initial €5m for his services.
Tottenham Hotspur’s Portuguese head coach Jose Mourinho watches on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Norwich City at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, on January 22, 2020. (AFP)

Eric Dier denies ‘negative vibes’ at Tottenham under Jose Mourinho

Eric Dier has dismissed rumours that Tottenham’s players are already growing tired of life under Jose Mourinho just two months into his reign.

Chelsea enquire about Edinson Cavani loan

Chelsea are trying to sign Edinson Cavani on loan in January but the Paris Saint-Germain striker's desire to join Atletico Madrid is likely to see the Blues miss out.

Chelsea striker still wanted by Aston Villa, as Serie A move stalls

Olivier Giroud has looked to be on the cusp of completing a move to Inter Milan for over a week now. Reports have suggested the deal was as good as done, with a medical the only thing left to complete.
Paul Pogba faces a race against time to prove his fitness for Manchester United's clash with Arsenal after suffering a recurrence of an ankle injury.

Real Madrid, Juventus in talks to sign Paul Pogba

Both clubs are already holding talks with Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola, with a transfer away from Old Trafford in the summer very likely, per Sky’s report.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone says he would have done exactly the same thing as Federico Valverde after the Real Madrid midfielder’s match-saving professional foul in the Spanish Super Cup.

Federico Valverde apologises to Alvaro Morata following cynical red card in Supercopa final

Federico Valverde was named the MVP of the Supercopa de Espana final despite a cynical extra-time red card that prompted the Real Madrid midfielder to apologise to Alvaro Morata.
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero. (Photo by Catherine Ivill-Getty Images)

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero overtakes Henry as Premier League’s top overseas scorer

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero became the most prolific overseas goalscorer in the English Premier League (EPL) era when he netted his second goal against Aston Villa on Sunday.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is sent off for Arsenal against Crystal Palace. (Photo by Dan Istitene-Getty Images)

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sent off as Crystal Palace hold Arsenal at Selhurst Park

Arsenal had goalscorer and captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sent off by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Manchester United have rediscovered a spark and the return of Paul Pogba can see them take the “next step” as the Frenchman has the ability to “unlock the door”, says Ryan Giggs.

Paul Pogba on road to recovery after successful ankle surgery

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba isn’t letting his latest setback get him down by getting straight back to business following his ankle surgery.

Jose Mourinho urged to sign Chelsea outcast Olivier Giroud

Pascal Chimbonda has urged Tottenham to try to sign Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud in the January transfer window.

Frank Lampard confirms Olivier Giroud could leave in January

The Frenchman has started just two games this season and is inside the final six months of his Chelsea contract, having joined the Blues from London rivals Arsenal in the 2018 January transfer window.
Manchester United have rediscovered a spark and the return of Paul Pogba can see them take the “next step” as the Frenchman has the ability to “unlock the door”, says Ryan Giggs.

Manchester United teammates convinced Paul Pogba will join Real Madrid next summer

Manchester United teammates are reportedly convinced that Paul Pogba will complete a move away from the club next summer.

Aston Villa linked with a move for Olivier Giroud

The £110,000-a-week Chelsea striker has proven himself in the Premier League over the years and he would be a superb short-term addition to Dean Smith’s side.
New Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta believes that he can win the fans of the biggest football club in England back onside after a difficult few months, as he aims to recapture the halcyon days of Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal eye RB Leipzig star as Mikel Arteta’s first signing

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta is set to receive some significant financial backing in the January transfer window.
Manchester United have rediscovered a spark and the return of Paul Pogba can see them take the “next step” as the Frenchman has the ability to “unlock the door”, says Ryan Giggs.

Mino Raiola discusses Paul Pogba’s future at Manchester United

Manchester United star Paul Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola has once again discussed his client’s future amid rumours over a potential sale.
There was further concern for Jurgen Klopp's side when Son Heung-min hit the crossbar early in the second half, just four minutes before Jordan Henderson levelled the scores.

Jurgen Klopp breaks silence on Kylian Mbappe transfer rumours

Jurgen Klopp has played down rumours linking Liverpool with a January move for Kylian Mbappe, insisting the Paris St-Germain ace is too expensive for them.
Bayern Munich are set to stick with temporary manager Hansi Flick, though it is unclear whether he will be given the role on a permanent basis.

Hansi Flick set to stay on as Bayern Munich coach until end of season

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has suggested interim head coach Hansi Flick is likely to remain in charge for the rest of the 2019-20 season, stating: "There's nothing to be said against it."
Pep Guardiola's current Manchester City contract expires in 2021

Zinedine Zidane: Pep Guardiola is the best coach in the world

Zinedine Zidane lavished praise on Pep Guardiola after Real Madrid were drawn against the ex-Barcelona coach's Manchester City side in the Champions League.

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