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Barcelona struggling to sell players before June deadline – report – Barca Blaugranes
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Barcelona struggling to sell players before June deadline – report – Barca Blaugranes

Barcelona are struggling to find buyers for their players and need to act quickly to raise around €70 million in sales before the end of June, according to a report from ESPN. The Blaugrana projected a record revenue of over €1 billion for the 2019-20 season, which included €124 million in player sales. But without…

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Andy Murray still struggling with groin injury as he skips Miami training – BBC News
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Andy Murray still struggling with groin injury as he skips Miami training – BBC News

Murray is now ranked 126th in the worldBritain’s Andy Murray is still troubled by a groin injury and has not travelled to Miami for his scheduled December training block.The former world number one was affected by the problem at last month’s Davis Cup Finals.He is still able to train off court and is expected to…

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Arsenal struggling to afford Europe’s elite coaches and may be forced to appoint Freddie Ljungberg – Daily Mail
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Arsenal struggling to afford Europe’s elite coaches and may be forced to appoint Freddie Ljungberg – Daily Mail

Arsenal struggling to afford Europe’s elite coaches and may be forced to appoint caretaker Freddie Ljungberg or former captain Mikel ArtetaArsenal are searching for a long-term successor to Unai Emery, who was sackedThey are unable to pay a salary similar to those on offer at their top six rivalsEmery was paid £4million-a-year at the Emirates…

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Wilfried Zaha is struggling to influence games for Crystal Palace this season – for the better of the team – The Telegraph
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Wilfried Zaha is struggling to influence games for Crystal Palace this season – for the better of the team – The Telegraph

Wilfried Zaha wanted to leave Crystal Palace in the summer but without anyone willing to pay the money required to pry him from Roy Hodgson’s grip, he remained at Selhurst Park. By far and away Palace’s best player, an over-reliance on Zaha this season is beginning to show and may be to blame for his poor…

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Ligue 1: Struggling Lyon plan to dismiss coach Sylvinho – The Punch
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Ligue 1: Struggling Lyon plan to dismiss coach Sylvinho – The Punch

Lyon have decided to sack Brazilian coach Sylvinho just 11 matches into the season after a dreadful run of form, the Ligue 1 club said on Monday. The former Arsenal and Barcelona full-back only took over at the Groupama Stadium in May to replace Bruno Genesio. “OL have decided to implement a procedure which can…

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Paul Pogba struggling with ankle issues ahead of Europa League clash – The Peoples Person
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Paul Pogba struggling with ankle issues ahead of Europa League clash – The Peoples Person

Manchester United star Paul Pogba may reportedly miss the club’s Europa League clash with AZ Alkmaar after picking up a knock. The sensational Frenchman is a key part of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s system but it seems he’s struggling with injuries this season.United’s midfield is already weak with Pogba in it let alone without him so…

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Struggling European Giants Look To Chelsea To Revive Their Flagging Fortunes – Vitalfootball
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Struggling European Giants Look To Chelsea To Revive Their Flagging Fortunes – Vitalfootball

Date: 30th September 2019 at 11:27amWritten by: Merlin Over on mainland Europe, it’s interesting to see that one of the giants of European football, Barcelona, are not having things all their own way. The Catalan side have had a poor start to their domestic season and currently, lie fourth in the La Liga table. The…

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AC Milan struggling to score; one goal from open play in four games – SempreMilan
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AC Milan struggling to score; one goal from open play in four games – SempreMilan

AC Milan haven’t had the start they expected to the season, and after the tough derby loss against Inter, the pressure is on Giampaolo to turn things around. However, in the first four games, there haven’t been many positive signs to build on.The Rossoneri have only managed to collect six points out of twelve possible…

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Struggling Marcos Alonso could be brutally exposed by incisive Wolves – Talk Chelsea
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Struggling Marcos Alonso could be brutally exposed by incisive Wolves – Talk Chelsea

Marcos Alonso will start for Chelsea for the first time in the Premier League this season today against Wolves, and the Spaniard may be in for a tough time. After starring as a left wing back under Antonio Conte, the Spaniard struggled increasingly under Maurizio Sarri last season. He eventually lost his place to Emerson…

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Kante still struggling with ankle injury – West London Sport
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Kante still struggling with ankle injury – West London Sport

N’Golo Kante will remain sidelined for Chelsea’s home game against Sheffield United on Saturday.Blues boss Frank Lampard confirmed at a news conference on Friday afternoon that Kante is still struggling with an ankle problem and will also be unable to join the France squad. Pedro is also out, while Antonio Rudiger will this evening make another…

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Chelsea struggling to move on from the sins of the 17/18 transfers – The Pride of London
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Chelsea struggling to move on from the sins of the 17/18 transfers – The Pride of London

DUBLIN, IRELAND – JULY 10: Keith Buckley of Bohemians FC is challenged by Danny Drinkwater of Chelsea during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Bohemians FC and Chelsea FC at Dalymount Park on July 10, 2019 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images) There are a few transfer windows that have been pivot points for…

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Chelsea struggling to offload Danny Drinkwater because of £100,000-a-week wages – Evening Standard
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Chelsea struggling to offload Danny Drinkwater because of £100,000-a-week wages – Evening Standard

Norwich and Brighton have made enquiries to Chelsea about taking midfielder Danny Drinkwater on loan but his wages remains a major stumbling block. Drinkwater looked certain to stay at Stamford Bridge for another season last week because it was understood no concrete offers had been made. But with the window coming to a close on…

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Man Utd Struggling to Match £90m Valuation as Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’s Agent Arrives in London – 90min
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Man Utd Struggling to Match £90m Valuation as Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’s Agent Arrives in London – 90min

​Manchester United appear to be stepping up their interest in Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinković-Savić after the player’s agent arrived in London this week, but the club are still £18m away from matching the player’s asking price this summer.The key decision-makers at Old Trafford have been keeping an eye on Milinković-Savić’s future for a number of years and…

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Arsenal struggling to find suitors for two stars with Unai Emery set to axe four players – Express
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Arsenal struggling to find suitors for two stars with Unai Emery set to axe four players – Express

ARSENAL are struggling to sell two stars as boss Unai Emery looks to axe four players to fund his summer transfer plans.PUBLISHED: 07:01, Sat, Jun 29, 2019 | UPDATED: 08:01, Sat, Jun 29, 2019 Arsenal boss Unai Emery is struggling to sell two stars as four player face being axed (Image: GETTY)Arsenal boss Unai Emery…

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Real Madrid struggling to sign off on Paul Pogba transfer: report – The Peoples Person
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Real Madrid struggling to sign off on Paul Pogba transfer: report – The Peoples Person

Paul Pogba could reportedly remain at Manchester United despite interest from Real Madrid and elsewhere. The Frenchman has been central to arguably the summer’s biggest transfer saga and there has now been yet another twist.United have insisted from the start they would not part with a player they believe to be crucial to their plans…

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