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08:24, 09 May 2022
Last Updated: 17:14, 09 May 2022

Transfer season is almost upon us but first, we have a few games of Premier League action to catch up on, as well as some EFL Play-Off action and reaction. The big news this morning comes in the form of Erling Haaland, who has reportedly made his mind up on his next destination. Stay with us today as we bring you the latest news from the football world. 

Updates
3 weeks ago
Manchester United poorest seasons reviewed

๐Ÿ”ด๐Ÿ‘Ž United were utterly dreadful against Brighton. But just how bad have they been in comparison to previous years?

 

 

Man United's Dismal Season Is Their Worst In Premier League History... And Beyond
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3 weeks ago
Manchester United fans build amazing TOTS

Nice bit of light hearted banter from the United Stand. 

3 weeks ago
UEFA to decide on EURO 2024 finale venue

The UEFA Executive Committee will be meeting in Vienna tomorrow to decide whether the final of EURO 2024 will be played at The Olympiastadion in Berlin or the Allianz Arena in Munich. 

3 weeks ago
Tielemans: A Wanted Man

Youri Tielemans could be looking for the exit door at Leicester this summer, with three clubs reportedly interested in the Belgian, including Arsenal. 

3 weeks ago
Kylian Mbappe spotted in Madrid

Kylian Mbappe has been spotted in Madrid after his much-touted move to Real Madrid. 

3 weeks ago
The only team to never draw 0-0 in PL

The answer to our Twitter question was Barnsley! Their single season in the Premier League had ZERO 0-0 draws.

3 weeks ago
Kevin De Bruyne has been on fire!

He's really stepped up in recent months. Still amazed Pep took him off in the UCL semi-final. 

3 weeks ago
The Premier League's most expensive XI

According to Transfermarkt, these are the most valuable players in the Premier League, with Man City & Liverpool players dominating the side. 

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3 weeks ago
Leicester City's stars being watched.

These would be huge losses for Leicester City if they were to lose these stars. Where do you see these players potentially going? 

3 weeks ago
Man United chase RB Leipzig's Nkunku & Laimer

It'll cost a small fortune to lure these two away from Leipzig but United need to improve and these two would certainly help. 

3 weeks ago
Liverpool looking at Aberdeen youngster

Aberdeen Full-Back Calvin Ramsay is being monitored by Liverpool, with the club looking to bolster their already strong ranks. 

3 weeks ago
Haaland's amazing career numbers at Dortmund
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3 weeks ago
Bernardo off to La Liga?

Barcelona want to sign 27-year-old Manchester City's Portugal midfielder Bernardo Silva, according to Mundo Deportivo.

A rough translation...

"For Xavi Hernández it is important to have a 'top' alternative in midfield that accompanies Pedri because the coach understands that the figure of a contrasting interior is essential for his game plan. In this sense, one of the most liked within the Catalan club is the Portuguese Bernardo Silva (27 years old), from Manchester City.

It seems a complicated option but the Portuguese is still thinking of changing the scene and leaving England. In fact, Barça already tested the option last season and the Portuguese saw it with good eyes because he would be delighted to play in La Liga and personally he is too far from home and from his family."

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3 weeks ago
Spurs face competition for midfielder

Tottenham are facing a challenge from Bundesliga and Serie A sides for Hellas Verona's 27-year-old Czech Republic midfielder Antonin Barak, according to Inside Futbal.

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3 weeks ago
Liverpool pay Derby youngster's release clause

Liverpool continue to raid the Championship for the next generation of talents, this time Derby's Kaide Gordon. 

3 weeks ago
Micah Richards' top 10 managerial rivalries

Micah Richards has gone big with Hughes vs Pulis...

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3 weeks ago
Alan Shearer's top 10 managerial rivalries

Do you agree with these rankings? 

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3 weeks ago
Holgate was sick during Everton win

Frank Lampard explained the situation his matchwinner Mason Holgate was in yesterday, as the Yorkshireman was too sick to travel with the team but still turned up for the game. 

3 weeks ago
Palace open talks with Olise over new contract

This would be a huge boost for the Eagles moving forward.

Ornstein: Haaland deal done, Pogba says no to City move, Elneny contract talks, Olise new deal
Ornstein: Haaland deal done, Pogba says no to City move, Elneny contract talks, Olise new deal
3 weeks ago
Paul Pogba to avoid Man City move

Man Utd's Paul Pogba has chosen not to move across the city to Man City, despite reports of interest from both parties. 

Ornstein: Haaland deal done, Pogba says no to City move, Elneny contract talks, Olise new deal
Ornstein: Haaland deal done, Pogba says no to City move, Elneny contract talks, Olise new deal
3 weeks ago
BIG news on Erling Haaland

Erling Haaland to Man City is reportedly a done deal, with the Citizens expected to trigger the Norwegian's release clause this week. 

Ornstein: Haaland deal done, Pogba says no to City move, Elneny contract talks, Olise new deal
Ornstein: Haaland deal done, Pogba says no to City move, Elneny contract talks, Olise new deal
3 weeks ago
Good morning sports fans

Check out our article from last night on Man City's victory against Newcastle. 

Man City Seize Upon Liverpool Draw To Retake Top Spot
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