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Pep Guardiola Hits Right Back At Gary Neville For Criticising Man City’s Youth Policy

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has launched a staunch defence of the club’s youth policy, having been criticised recently by Gary Neville. Having watched Man City younger Phil Foden turn in a star performance in the Manchester derby friendly last week, Neville quipped that the 17-year-old was at the wrong Manchester club if he wanted the chance for regular first-team …

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Monaco’s Vice-President Insists Thomas Lemar Will Not Be Joining Arsenal

Thomas Lemar will not be joining Arsenal in this transfer window, according to Monaco’s Vice-President Vadim Vasilyev. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has been chasing the French midfielder for some time. It was reported earlier this month that personal terms had been agreed, despite Monaco rejecting at least two transfer offers. It has been reported recently by several media outlets, including …

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Manchester United Given Renewed Hope In Their Pursuit Of Ivan Perisic

SINGAPORE - JULY 25: Ivan Perisic of FC Internazionale looks on during a training session at Bishan Sports Hall on July 25, 2017 in Singapore. (Photo by Claudio Villa - Inter/Inter via Getty Images)

Manchester United’s pursuit of Ivan Perisic has stalled in the last couple of weeks, but Inter might have just given them some words of encouragement. The Premier League side had hoped to wrap up a deal for the Croatian international before he travelled with the Nerazzurri to their pre-season training camp in China, but negotiations stalled when they were unable …

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An XI Of Active Footballers Who Have Played For Two Nations

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JULY 22: Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic (4) during the first half of the International Champions Cup soccer game between Barcelona and Juventus on July 22, 2017, at Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. (Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

In the past, footballers have jumped nationality on a couple of occasions. Ireland have a long tradition of turning to players with underage caps for England and, more recently, Northern Ireland. However, Ireland is certainly not the only country which avails of eligibility rules. At one time, players could switch quite freely between national teams, with the likes of Alfredo …

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Everton’s Bid For Gylfi Sigurdsson Is Another Landmark For Spiralling Premier League Transfer Fees

SWANSEA, WALES - MARCH 05: Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Norwich City at Liberty Stadium on March 5, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Surely Gylfi Sigurdsson isn’t worth this much? As the massive costs of Premier League transfer fees continue to spiral out of control, we may well have seen another landmark today. Everton, who are busy in the window so far this summer, have bid £45 million for Swansea attacking midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson. BREAKING: @Everton make improved bid for @SwansOfficial midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson …

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