Category: Afford

Schalke can’t afford permanent deal for Barcelona’s Jean-Clair Todibo – Barca Blaugranes
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Schalke can’t afford permanent deal for Barcelona’s Jean-Clair Todibo – Barca Blaugranes

Schalke are reportedly interested in signing Barcelona loanee Jean-Clair Todibo on a permanent basis but may struggle to afford the centre-back. German daily Bild report his future at the club is uncertain even though he has impressed recently and was voted the club’s Player of the Month for February. The Bundesliga side have the option…

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TBR view: Can Liverpool afford to lose Georginio Wijnaldum as contract enters latter stages – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Liverpool could risk losing midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum as his contract enters it’s final 18 months. The Dutchman will be able to leave the club for free in 2021 and the Reds are yet to tie him down to a new deal. Jurgen Klopp may look to sell this summer to avoid him leaving on a…

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Man City cannot afford to lose any more games, says Guardiola – The Punch
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Man City cannot afford to lose any more games, says Guardiola – The Punch

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City cannot afford to lose any more games if they are to defend their Premier League title. The champions are currently third in the table and trail leaders Liverpool by nine points after 13 games. “I am not thinking how many games we have to win,” Guardiola said on Friday. “I…

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We cannot afford to fail against Togo, Imama warns CHAN Eagles – Guardian Nigeria
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We cannot afford to fail against Togo, Imama warns CHAN Eagles – Guardian Nigeria

Home-based Super Eagles’ Coach, Imama Amapakabo.Home-based Super Eagles Manager, Imama Amapakabo has warned his wards that they must be at their best to overcome Togo in their Egypt 2019 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier this weekend in Lagos. The Sparrow Hawks beat the Home-based Eagles 4-1 when they met in Lome in the first leg.…

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Man Utd cannot afford to allow Juan Mata to join Milan – FootballFanCast.com
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Man Utd cannot afford to allow Juan Mata to join Milan – FootballFanCast.com

3 minute read 14/10/2019 | 09:00pm This article is part of Football FanCast’s Pundit View series, which provides opinion and analysis on recent quotes from journalists, pundits, players and managers… According to Italian publication Calciomercatonews, Milan are interested in making a swoop for Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata. What’s the word? The Spain international has featured prominently for…

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Pep Guardiola: Man City could not afford to buy Vincent Kompany replacement – Evening Standard
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Pep Guardiola: Man City could not afford to buy Vincent Kompany replacement – Evening Standard

Pep Guardiola claims he didn’t have the funds to replace Vincent Kompany this summer.  Kompany walked away from Manchester City at the end of last season after 10 trophy-laden years at the Etihad  – taking over as player-manager at Anderlecht.  Harry Maguire was Guardiola’s dream replacement for the Belgian – but the Premier League champions…

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Dortmund Can’t Afford Any Mistake, Says Bayern’s Mueller – Channels Television

Bayern Munich’s striker Thomas Mueller reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match Bayern Munich vs VfL Wolfsburg on March 9, 2019 in Munich.Christof STACHE / AFPBayern Munich forward Thomas Mueller has warned title rivals Borussia Dortmund that they cannot afford to slip up as a nail-biting Bundesliga title race enters the final stretch.“They…

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F365 Says: Man Utd can’t afford to penny-pinch over De Gea’s deal – Football365.com
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F365 Says: Man Utd can’t afford to penny-pinch over De Gea’s deal – Football365.com

Date published: Tuesday 15th January 2019 3:27 Ed Woodward has a lot on his plate at the moment. The Manchester United vice-chairman is currently negotiating a strangely quiet January transfer window while conducting a ‘thorough recruitment process’ to find a new manager. Throw into the mix the obvious flaws in the club’s structure which leave…

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‘Nobody can afford him’ – Spalletti confirms Skriniar will stay at Inter – Goal
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‘Nobody can afford him’ – Spalletti confirms Skriniar will stay at Inter – Goal

The Slovakia international has been linked to some of Europe’s biggest clubs, but the Inter boss expects him to remain at San Siro Inter coach Luciano Spalletti has confirmed that Milan Skriniar will stay at San Siro, and that none of his suitors can pay enough to tempt the Serie A side into a transfer.…

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Red Sox Can’t Afford to Lean on Bullpen Like They Did in Game 1 Win Over Yankees
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Red Sox Can’t Afford to Lean on Bullpen Like They Did in Game 1 Win Over Yankees

BOSTON — “Oh f—.” The thought flashed instantly through Rick Porcello’s mind as a call came into the home bullpen at Fenway Park and stirred him unexpectedly into action. A starter by trade, the 29-year-old righthander had spent the night watching Game 1 of the Division Series from an unfamiliar spot in rightfield instead of…

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