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4-2-3-1 v Swansea: Confirmed Man Utd starting lineup, Mourinho without these 8 players for vital clash

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 10:02:54 +0000

4-2-3-1 v Swansea: Confirmed Man Utd starting lineup, Mourinho without these 8 players for vital clash - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester United host Swansea in the Premier League this afternoon and the Red Devils will be hoping to close the gap with Liverpool with a win. Jose Mourinho’s men are now 24 games unbeaten in the Premier League and despite their injuries and suspensions; they will be firm favourites to take the three points here. The home side will be without the services of Mata, Smalling, Jones, Rojo, Ibrahimovic, Fosu-Mensah, Fellaini and Pogba. Meanwhile, Swansea ended a run of six games without a win to beat Stoke 2-0 last time out and they will be hoping for more of the

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Arsenal open talks to sign Guardiola's £50m target, Gunners will need to ensure this first

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:52:02 +0000

Arsenal open talks to sign Guardiola's £50m target, Gunners will need to ensure this first - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Arsene Wenger is looking to strengthen his side for a title challenge next season and the Arsenal manager wants to sign Southampton’s Virgil van Dijk. The Dutch defender is one of the best players in the Premier League right now and is a target for Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City as well. According to Daily Star, Manchester City and Arsenal are in pole position to land the Dutchman this summer and Arsenal have already opened talks with van Dijk’s representatives regarding a summer transfer. Virgil van Dijk is valued at £50m by the Saints and the fee should not be

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Mourinho looking to land 25-goal star this summer, Star will join Man Utd on one condition

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:39:39 +0000

Mourinho looking to land 25-goal star this summer, Star will join Man Utd on one condition - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester United are interested in signing the Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann this summer. The Frenchman has established himself as one of the best players in Europe over the last few years and Mourinho wants him to lead Manchester United’s attack next season. Griezmann has scored 82 goals for Atletico Madrid in the last three seasons. According to Daily Mirror, Griezmann will only consider joining the Red Devils if they can qualify for next season’s Champions League. Manchester United are currently fifth in the Premier League table and could finish in the top four if they win their remaining matches.

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18-goal Man Utd target interested in playing for Conte, Chelsea willing to pay €65m for star

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:18:40 +0000

18-goal Man Utd target interested in playing for Conte, Chelsea willing to pay €65m for star - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata is expected to leave the Spanish giants this summer due to the lack of regular first team football. The Spanish international has been used as a squad player by Zidane but he has impressed with his goalscoring cameos. Morata has bagged 18 goals so far this season and is second only to Cristiano Ronaldo in the club’s scoring charts. According to AS, Morata is likely to join Chelsea at the end of this season. The Premier League leaders are very interested in signing him and the chance to work with Antonio Conte appeals greatly to

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Real Madrid sealed top class star's transfer agreement yesterday, summer move edges closer

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 07:58:23 +0000

Real Madrid sealed top class star's transfer agreement yesterday, summer move edges closer - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Real Madrid winger James Rodriguez has been linked with a move away from Santiago Bernabeu for a while now. It seems that the Colombian will get his wish this summer. According to Don Balon, Real Madrid have already agreed to sell James Rodriguez to Manchester United. The agreement was reached before Real Madrid’s match against Valencia on Saturday. The report adds that the transfer should be finalised in the comings weeks. Although Manchester United are unwilling to meet Real Madrid’s demands for the player, a compromise is expected soon. Don Balon also claims that Rodriguez will be a part of

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Rival player ready to replace this Man Utd star, Ferguson regretted not signing him earlier

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 19:30:53 +0000

Rival player ready to replace this Man Utd star, Ferguson regretted not signing him earlier - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester City keeper Joe Hart is set to return from his loan spell at Torino next month and the England international is already being linked with a move away from Etihad. According to English newspaper Independent, the 30-year-old could end up playing for Manchester United next season. Apparently, Hart wants to stay in the North-West and could replace David De Gea if the Spaniard joins Real Madrid next season. The report adds that the Manchester City keeper would the prospect of joining United this summer. Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson was an admirer of the Manchester City keeper

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Chelsea in pole position to sign top class Man Utd target, things are progressing well

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 19:08:27 +0000

Chelsea in pole position to sign top class Man Utd target, things are progressing well - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko has been linked with a move to the Premier League over the last few months. The talented defensive midfielder is thought to be a target for Chelsea and Manchester United. However, French outlet L’Equipe are reporting that Chelsea are leading the race to sign the Monaco midfielder. The likes of Bayern Munich and Juventus have looked at the 22-year-old as well. Apparently, Antonio Conte’s side are in pole position to sign Bakayoko and the Italian manager wants the Monaco star to partner N’Golo Kante at the heart of his midfield. Conte knows that he will need to

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Arsenal Roundup: Former player says Gunners will sign 24-goal star; Injured star set to return against Spurs

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:54:57 +0000

Arsenal Roundup: Former player says Gunners will sign 24-goal star; Injured star set to return against Spurs - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Former Arsenal player Robert Pires has revealed that the Gunners will move for Monaco’s Kylian Mbappe this summer. The Monaco winger has had a sensational season this year and is attracting the interest of several European heavyweights. Speaking to Bwin, Pires claimed that he thinks Arsenal will sign the young winger and that Wenger is the ideal manager for him. He said: “I do think Arsenal will sign him. The problem is how much. Mbappe has the potential to play for Arsenal and Wenger is the right manager to manage him. Monaco and Arsenal are very similar in clubs, so it

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4-3-3 v Espanyol: Enrique without these 3 Barcelona players for vital away clash; Injury Update, Team News and Predicted Lineups

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 12:38:46 +0000

4-3-3 v Espanyol: Enrique without these 3 Barcelona players for vital away clash; Injury Update, Team News and Predicted Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Espanyol host Barcelona in La Liga later today and the home side will be looking to get back to winning ways in the Catalan derby. The hosts have failed to win their last two outings in La Liga and will be motivated for this weekend’s derby. Espanyol have managed to frustrate Barcelona at home in the past and they will be hoping for more of the same here. Espanyol are quite impressive at home and they have lost just two of their last 15 games in Cornella. Meanwhile, this is a must win game for Luis Enrique and Barcelona if

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Real Madrid have agreement with world class star, big money move likely to happen this summer

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 11:54:17 +0000

Real Madrid have agreement with world class star, big money move likely to happen this summer - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Spanish goalkeeper David De Gea is open to leaving Manchester United this summer. The Red Devils are willing to negotiate with Real Madrid but Los Blancos will have to fork out a record fee for a keeper if they want to sign the Old Trafford star. According to Spanish newspaper Marca, Real Madrid are keen on sealing the move early this summer in order to avoid the problems that jeopardised the transfer last year. Real Madrid did not receive the documentation in time for the transfer to be completed and De Gea had to stay at Manchester United. Marca’s report

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4-3-3 v Valencia: Zidane without these 3 Real Madrid stars for vital clash; Team News, Injury Update and Possible Lineups

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:56:33 +0000

4-3-3 v Valencia: Zidane without these 3 Real Madrid stars for vital clash; Team News, Injury Update and Possible Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Real Madrid host Valencia in La Liga this weekend and Los Blancos will be hoping to build on their 6-2 win over Deportivo La Coruna at the Riazor. The defeat against Barcelona in El Clasico allowed the Catalan giants a way back into the title race and Zinedine Zidane’s men cannot afford another slip up at this crucial stage of the season. This will be a tricky outing for the La Liga leaders and they will need to be at their best to secure the three points. Valencia have often proven to be a bogey side for Real Madrid. Los

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Manchester City vs Manchester United: Quick Draw But Firing Blanks

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:19:14 +0000

Manchester City vs Manchester United: Quick Draw But Firing Blanks - originally posted on Sportslens.com

After the two Manchester clubs fought to a stalemate at the Etihad Stadium on Thursday night, you could be forgiven for feeling a sense of deja vu. In contrast to the old cliché, you almost certainly could have written this script before kick-off; a dominant home performance from City that lacked a cutting edge, Mourinho’s team playing to avoid a loss even though they needed a win and Marouane Fellaini losing his temper. The biggest surprise was that this time Fellaini didn’t get away with it. City fail to scale walls Realistically, City only needed to avoid a loss against

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Barcelona hold talks with Chelsea target's agent, Star excited about potential summer transfer

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:13:12 +0000

Barcelona hold talks with Chelsea target's agent, Star excited about potential summer transfer - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Barcelona are thought to be interested in signing the highly talented Italian international Marco Verratti. The PSG midfielder is being linked with Chelsea as well but Mundo Deportivo believes that Barcelona are in the driving seat after holding talks with the player’s agent. The report claims that the midfielder is a priority target for the Catalan giants. The Catalan giants certainly need to sign a top class central midfielder and Verratti could be an amazing addition. Iniesta and Rakitic are regressing with time and Andre Gomes has failed to live up to the expectations so far. Verratti has been a

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Bundesliga defender opens up about his Manchester United dream, wants to play at Old Trafford

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 05:58:50 +0000

Bundesliga defender opens up about his Manchester United dream, wants to play at Old Trafford - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Hertha Berlin defender Jordan Torunarigha has admitted that Manchester United is the club of his dreams. The highly talented 19-year-old is rated very highly by the Bundesliga club and he has also represented German at youth level. Torunarigha was handed his first-team debut by the Bundesliga side in February this year and the youngster has made three more senior appearances since then. During an interview with the German newspaper Bild, Jordan Torunarigha was asked about his dream club. The German defender said: “Manchester United. It has always been my dream to play at Old Trafford”. Although Jose Mourinho will look

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3-4-3 v Everton: Conte's strongest possible Chelsea lineup for tough away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:12:24 +0000

3-4-3 v Everton: Conte's strongest possible Chelsea lineup for tough away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Everton vs Chelsea Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture. Everton vs Chelsea English Premier League 2016/17 30th April, 14:05 pm BST Goodison Park, Liverpool Live Stream: Watch Everton vs Chelsea live on Sky Sports 1 Everton Team News & Preview Everton host Chelsea in the Premier League this weekend and the Toffees will be hoping to extend their impressive home form with another win. Ronald Koeman’s side have only lost two of their last 17 league matches and are on a seven-game winning run at home. The home side will be

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3-4-2-1 v Spurs: Wenger could be without these 2 Arsenal stars for derby game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:30:23 +0000

3-4-2-1 v Spurs: Wenger could be without these 2 Arsenal stars for derby game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Tottenham vs Arsenal Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture. Tottenham vs Arsenal English Premier League 2016/17 30th April, 16:30 pm BST White Hart Lane, London Live Stream: Watch Tottenham vs Arsenal live on Sky Sports 1 Tottenham Team News & Preview Tottenham host Arsenal in the London Derby this weekend and Mauricio Pochettino’s men will be hoping to close the gap with league leaders Chelsea. The home side are four points behind Antonio Conte’s men who will travel to Goodison Park this weekend. Spurs are in tremendous form right now and

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Man Utd target has agreement with Chelsea, 18-goal star will move to London this summer

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:57:02 +0000

Man Utd target has agreement with Chelsea, 18-goal star will move to London this summer - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata has been linked with a move to the Premier League for a while now. The Spaniard is unhappy with the lack of game time at Santiago Bernabeu and wants to kick-start his career with a move this summer. The likes of Manchester United and Chelsea have been linked with the player but Spanish outlet Don Balon are claiming that the player already has an agreement with Chelsea and his move to the London club is sealed. There is no mention of a fee in the report and therefore it could just be a verbal agreement

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Man Utd optimistic about signing combative PL star, Mourinho will offer £40m for midfielder

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:45:27 +0000

Man Utd optimistic about signing combative PL star, Mourinho will offer £40m for midfielder - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Jose Mourinho is looking to strengthen his side for next season and the Manchester United boss is looking at several targets across Europe right now. According to Telegraph, the Portuguese manager is interested in signing Tottenham’s Eric Dier this summer. The report adds that Manchester United are optimistic about the transfer and will offer £40m for the England midfielder. There is no doubt that Manchester United will need a proper defensive midfielder next season and Dier could be the ideal addition. The Tottenham star has been sensational under Pochettino and his versatility will be a bonus for Mourinho. The England

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Chelsea target has verbal agreement with Man Utd, Mourinho's agent orchestrating the move

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:01:54 +0000

Chelsea target has verbal agreement with Man Utd, Mourinho's agent orchestrating the move - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Real Madrid winger James Rodriguez has been linked with a move to Manchester United for a while now. Apparently, the Colombian is unhappy with the lack of first-team action at Santiago Bernabeu and will consider a transfer in search of more game time. The highly talented winger is a target for Premier League leaders Chelsea as well. According to Diario Gol, Rodriguez is determined to join Manchester United at the end of this season and has already spoken to his agent about a move. Jorge Mendes represents both Jose Mourinho and James Rodriguez. As per the report, there is a

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Brazilian footballer re-arrested after premature release from prison

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:29:03 +0000

Brazilian footballer re-arrested after premature release from prison - originally posted on Sportslens.com

It turned out to be an incredibly brief return to football. Brazilian goalkeeper Bruno, who was sentenced to 22 years in prison for the murder of his then-girlfriend — Eliza Samudio — was signed by a second-division club upon his premature release from prison. The developments naturally upset a lot of sentiments and caused a lot of furore. After just playing five games, the Supreme court has now ordered the re-arrest of Bruno. Attorney general Rodrigo Janot successfully called for his release to be reversed. Bruno turned himself in at a police station in Varginia, in the south of Minas Gerais.

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