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Football shorts: Wolves loan defender Jesus Vallejo from Real Madrid – The Times
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Football shorts: Wolves loan defender Jesus Vallejo from Real Madrid – The Times

Madrid to Molineux: this will be Vallejo’s third loan in five seasons at RealREX FEATURES Wolves have made their first signing of the summer transfer window by securing the arrival of Real Madrid defender Jesus Vallejo on a season-long loan. The 22-year-old, who was Spain Under-21’s captain as they won the European Championships earlier this…

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Football shorts: Alexis Sanchez hits winner as Chile reach last eight – The Times
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Football shorts: Alexis Sanchez hits winner as Chile reach last eight – The Times

Still got it: despite a couple of reputation-reducing seasons in England, Sanchez is still the hero of Chile in the Copa AmericaJUAN MABROMATA Alexis Sanchez’s second goal of the Copa America proved the winner as Chile beat Ecuador 2-1 in Salvador, Brazil, to qualify for the quarter-finals with one group match to play. The holders…

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Football shorts: Messi and Suarez score in Copa America warm-ups – The Times
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Football shorts: Messi and Suarez score in Copa America warm-ups – The Times

Magical Messi: the Barcelona forward struck a brace in Argentina’s friendly against NicaraguaNICOLAS AGUILERA Messi returns in style for Argentina Lionel Messi scored twice as Argentina thrashed Nicaragua 5-1 in their Copa America warm-up game in San Juan. Substitute Lautaro Martinez also scored two as Lionel Scaloni’s side completed their preparations before flying to Brazil…

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Football shorts: Sunderland’s Maja joins Bordeaux – The Times
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Football shorts: Sunderland’s Maja joins Bordeaux – The Times

Goal getter: Maja, pictured scoring against Scunthorpe, will be sorely missed on WearsideMALCOLM BRYCE Josh Maja became the latest English player to try his luck in Europe when the promising Sunderland forward signed a four-and-half-year deal with Ligue 1 club Bordeaux for a fee believed to be £3.5m. The 20-year-old Sunderland academy graduate, who played…

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Football shorts: Aaron Ramsey linked with PSG
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Football shorts: Aaron Ramsey linked with PSG

Playing in Europe? PSG are said to have joined Bayern Munich in the pursuit of the Wales and Arsenal midfielderMIKE EGERTON Wenger ‘advises’ PSG to sign RamseyArsène Wenger, the former Arsenal manager, has told Paris St-Germain to make a move for Aaron Ramsey, according to reports yesterday in France. The publication Paris United claims that…

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