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Newcastle’s St James’ Park and West Ham’s London Stadium have been raided by tax authorities

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:00:43 +0000

Newcastle’s St James’ Park and West Ham’s London Stadium have been raided by tax authorities - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Offices at Newcastle United and West Ham United have been raided as part of an investigation into suspected tax and National Insurance fraud, according to reports. HM Revenue and Customs officers were used in the raid on the training ground and main offices of the newly promoted Newcastle United’s St James’ Park at 6.30am on Wednesday, and the London Stadium, West Ham’s stadium. £5m suspected Income Tax and National Insurance fraud have been made, and some arrests have been made in this regard. According to reports, Newcastle’s managing director Lee Charnley was also arrested in connection with the allegations, just

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Man Utd want £35m midfielder - should Tottenham target him to replace Sissoko?

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:33:52 +0000

Man Utd want £35m midfielder - should Tottenham target him to replace Sissoko? - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester United are reportedly planning to sign Chelsea’s attacking midfielder, Willian, in the summer transfer window. According to reports from the Daily Star, Jose Mourinho wants to raid his former club to sign the Brazilian in a deal thought to be in the region of £35m.  The report says that Mourinho has identified the Brazilian midfielder as one of his top summer targets.  Willian signed a new term contract last summer that will keep him at the club till 2020, but Mourinho is still confident of bringing him to Old Trafford with a massive £200,000-a-week wage offer.  The report adds that

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Guardiola rules out move for 21-year-old Premier League star

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:15:09 +0000

Guardiola rules out move for 21-year-old Premier League star - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola hailed Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli as a fantastic footballer. However, he did add that Manchester City have no intention to sign the England international. Barcelona legend Xavi stated that this week Alli is exactly the type of player Guardiola would like to sign for City. However, Xavi has denied giving an interview to The Sun where he made those comments on Alli.  The 21-year-old midfielder has enjoyed a phenomenal campaign for Spurs, scoring 20 goals in all competitions. His outstanding form did not go unnoticed, and was rightly rewarded with the PFA Player of the

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Mourinho has informed these 3 top class Man Utd stars that they can leave for the right price

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:38:46 +0000

Mourinho has informed these 3 top class Man Utd stars that they can leave for the right price - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is not willing to keep any player at the club against their will. According to Spanish publication Marca, the Portuguese will allow the likes of De Gea, Herrera and Ibrahimovic to leave the club if they want to. De Gea has been linked with a move to Real Madrid and Ibrahimovic is yet to sign a new deal with the Red Devils. Although losing De Gea will be a blow for the Premier League giants, the Swedish forward’s long-term injury means that Mourinho will hardly miss him next season. Ibrahimovic is out until 2018 and

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Klopp determined to sign top class Arsenal target, Reds will break their transfer record for star

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:27:59 +0000

Klopp determined to sign top class Arsenal target, Reds will break their transfer record for star - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is determined to strengthen his defence this summer and will make a big money move for the Southampton star Virgil van Dijk. The Holland international wants to play in the Champions League next season and therefore the Reds will have to secure a top four finish if they want to sign him. According to the ever reliable Liverpool Echo, the Reds are prepared to smash their own transfer record in order to sign the Dutchman this summer. The 25-year-old centre-back is one of the best players in the Premier League right now and is valued at

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Real Madrid to seal big money deal for Tottenham target, Star's father has accepted the offer

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:18:48 +0000

Real Madrid to seal big money deal for Tottenham target, Star's father has accepted the offer - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Real Madrid are close to sealing a contract extension with their Spanish playmaker Isco. The former Malaga midfielder was being linked with a move to the Premier League but it seems that the Spaniard is keen on extending his stay at Santiago Bernabeu. Isco has not had sufficient game time under Zidane but the midfielder has impressed with his cameos this season. According to Marca, Real Madrid want to keep the player and have offered him a deal which will double his current wages. The new deal will take Isco’s wages past the 6 million Euros per season mark. Only

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Major boost for Mourinho; Top class Chelsea target makes transfer decision, wants Man Utd move

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:07:40 +0000

Major boost for Mourinho; Top class Chelsea target makes transfer decision, wants Man Utd move - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Real Madrid winger James Rodriguez is frustrated with the lack of first-team action under Zinedine Zidane and is ready to leave the club at the end of this season. The Colombian has been a squad player since the departure of Carlo Ancelotti and he is prepared to kick-start his career with a move elsewhere. The playmaker joined Real Madrid in 2014 for a fee of £63m but has failed to live up to expectations with the Spanish giants. According to Spanish outlet Don Balon, James Rodriguez has already made his transfer decision and the 25-year-old wants to join Jose Mourinho’s

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Real Madrid ready to pay £85m for 23-goal star, Barcelona target has been on fire this season

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:59:21 +0000

Real Madrid ready to pay £85m for 23-goal star, Barcelona target has been on fire this season - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe has attracted a lot of attention from European heavyweights with his strong performances in the Champions League this season. According to French outlet L’Equipe, Real Madrid are very interested in signing the young forward this summer and are ready to pay top dollar for his services. Club president Florentino Perez is up for re-election and will want to appease the fans with a big name signing. Mbappe is probably the hottest young talent in Europe right now and Perez is keen on bringing him to Bernabeu this summer. As per the report, Los Blancos are ready

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Arsene Wenger should stay at Arsenal beyond this season because of this reason

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:33:15 +0000

Arsene Wenger should stay at Arsenal beyond this season because of this reason - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Arsenal have stopped moving forward, and the spotlight is firmly on Arsene Wenger. 13 years without a title, 7 successive Champions League round of 16 exits, and the club are now in danger of finishing outside the Top 4. Wenger is undoubtedly entering the twilight years of his reign, but all sense says that he will stay and must stay beyond this season. Arsenal have become all too predictable – a strong start followed by a collapse over Jan/Feb ending with a strong finish. Understandably Arsenal fans are getting frustrated with this predictability and lack of progress. Whether or not Wenger leaves at the

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Most Valuable Offensive Player in the Premier League: Top class Chelsea star leading the rankings

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:32:13 +0000

Most Valuable Offensive Player in the Premier League: Top class Chelsea star leading the rankings - originally posted on Sportslens.com

It’s a race to the top like no other. 4 players are vying to become this season’s Most Valuable Offensive Player (MVOP) in the EPL. The likes of Alexis Sanchez, Eden Hazard and Harry Kane are chomping at the bits to win the title. But at the moment, the title is Chelsea striker Diego Costa’s to lose. Chelsea fans must be breathing a sigh of relief after Costa returned from his offensive hiatus. Costa had failed to score in the last 5 matchdays causing him to be stuck behind Kane in the MVOP rankings despite Kane being injured. Now Costa is

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Collymore suggests this Arsenal player could be perfect for Everton

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:00:01 +0000

Collymore suggests this Arsenal player could be perfect for Everton - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Former Liverpool striker and now football pundit Stan Collymore has suggested that Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey should move to Everton in the summer. Ramsey joined Arsenal in 2008 from Cardiff for a paltry fee of £5m. Since then, he has gradually developed into one of Arsenal’s top players, making over 200 appearances for the club. Ramsey has a contract with the Gunners till June 2018, and he is in no hurry to extend his current deal. Everton could sell Romelu Lukaku in the summer while Ross Barkley could follow him out of the club as well. The Toffees will need

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Fantastic player...Neville says this Man City star is the best in his position in the PL

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:30:21 +0000

Fantastic player...Neville says this Man City star is the best in his position in the PL - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville has hailed Manchester City star Sergio Aguero as the best striker in the Premier League after Thierry Henry. Neville has selected his best Manchester City XI where he picked Aguero and his compatriot Carlos Tevez as the two strikers upfront. The former Manchester United defender said that Aguero is a fantastic player and a wonder to watch. He added that the Argentine has been the best striker in the league for the past five or six seasons. “Aguero has been the best striker in the Premier League for the last five or six seasons. Since Thierry

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Three Liverpool players Rafa Benitez could sign for Newcastle United

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:45:50 +0000

Three Liverpool players Rafa Benitez could sign for Newcastle United - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Following Newcastle United’s promotion to the Premier League, Rafael Benitez should consider bolstering the squad in the summer transfer window. The Spaniard could look to raid his former club Liverpool to add necessary reinforcements. Here are three players he could sign in the summer. Daniel Sturridge The England striker is arguably one of the best finishers in the league but he has struggled with his injuries in the past few seasons. The former Chelsea striker has failed to impress Jurgen Klopp, and doubts have surfaced over his future at the club. His signing will be a gamble, but if Newcastle

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Tottenham considering summer move for £15m defender, should Everton join the race?

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:15:45 +0000

Tottenham considering summer move for £15m defender, should Everton join the race? - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly considering making a move for Hull City defender Harry Maguire in the summer transfer window. Mauricio Pochettino is keen to strengthen his defence for the new campaign. Spurs are likely to allow Kevin Wimmer to leave the club, and have targeted Maguire to replace him. According to reports from The Evening Standard, Tottenham scouts are heavily impressed with the 24-year-old defender who is also attracting interest from Everton and Southampton. Maguire mainly plays as a central defender, but can also operate as a right back. With 1.9 tackles and 2.1 interceptions per game in 26 Premier League appearances

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Three Premier League strikers West Ham should consider this summer

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:00:29 +0000

Three Premier League strikers West Ham should consider this summer - originally posted on Sportslens.com

In an exclusive interview with ESPN, West Ham star Michail Antonio said that the Hammers need to bolster certain areas of the pitch next season to fight for European places. He said that West should be looking to sign “a right-back, one more centre-half, and two strikers” in the summer transfer window. “We need to sign a couple of players — a right-back, one more centre-half, two strikers — and get more goals. If we can do that, we will be up there for European places,” said Antonio, as quoted by ESPN.  With Andy Carroll struggling to stay fit, Diafra Sakho

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Man Utd confident of signing £25m midfielder, Jorge Mendes recommended him to Mourinho

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:22:35 +0000

Man Utd confident of signing £25m midfielder, Jorge Mendes recommended him to Mourinho - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is confident of signing the Valencia midfielder Carlos Soler this summer. According to Daily Star, the Premier League giants have scouted Soler extensively this season and Mourinho will make his move at the end of this season. Super agent Jorge Mendes was the one who alerted Jose Mourinho regarding the prodigiously talented Valencia midfielder this season. Valencia have had a season to forget in La Liga this year and Soler has been one of their few bright sparks. The 20-year-old midfielder has found the net three times in his 18 appearances for the Spanish outfit.

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Top class Man Utd star makes transfer decision: This is where he wants to play next year

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:00:52 +0000

Top class Man Utd star makes transfer decision: This is where he wants to play next year - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines because of his knee injury but the 35-year-old is determined to get back to playing football. The Manchester United forward turns 36 later this year and is still in very good shape. Ibrahimovic knows that he has played his last game for Manchester United and Daily Mirror are reporting that the striker has already made his mind up about playing in the US after recovery. The 35-year-old has had a sensational debut season in England and is the club’s top scorer with 28 goals. He also helped

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4-3-3 v Deportivo: Zidane without these 3 Real Madrid stars for tough away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:30:13 +0000

4-3-3 v Deportivo: Zidane without these 3 Real Madrid stars for tough away game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Deportivo vs Real Madrid Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this week’s La Liga fixture. Deportivo vs Real Madrid Liga BBVA 2016/17 26th April, 20:30 pm BST Riazor, Deportivo Live Stream: Watch Deportivo vs Real Madrid live on Sky Sports 2 Deportivo Team News & Preview Deportivo host Real Madrid in La Liga this weekend and the home side will look to add to their impressive run of form at the Riazor. They have lost just one of their last six La Liga games at home. Furthermore, Deportivo have also managed to keep clean sheets in

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4-3-3 v Osasuna: Enrique without these 4 Barcelona players for vital home game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:00:16 +0000

4-3-3 v Osasuna: Enrique without these 4 Barcelona players for vital home game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Barcelona vs Osasuna Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this week’s La Liga fixture. Barcelona vs Osasuna Liga BBVA 2016/17 26th April, 18:30 pm BST Camp Nou, Barcelona Live Stream: Watch Barcelona vs Osasuna live on Sky Sports 2 Barcelona Team News & Preview Barcelona host Osasuna in La Liga this week and the Catalan giants will look to kick on after their derby win against Real Madrid. The title race is wide open right now and Barcelona will need to make full use of their momentum and win their remaining matches. Luis Enrique’s men have

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4-2-3-1 v Man City: Mourinho without these 6 Man Utd stars for vital derby game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:11:51 +0000

4-2-3-1 v Man City: Mourinho without these 6 Man Utd stars for vital derby game; Key Stats, Team News & Predicted Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com

Manchester City vs Manchester United Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this week’s Premier League fixture. Manchester City vs Manchester United English Premier League 2016/17 27th April, 20:00 pm BST Etihad, Manchester Live Stream: Watch Manchester City vs Manchester United live on Sky Sports 1 Manchester City Team News & Preview Pep Guardiola’s men host Manchester United in the second Manchester Derby of the season this week. The Etihad outfit were beaten by Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-finals and they will be very disappointed about it. The home side will want to bounce back right

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