Transfer News: Barcelona Flirt With Messi Return

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09:05, 25 Jul 2022
Last Updated: 16:01, 25 Jul 2022

Another week begins, and fret not football fans, the beautiful game returns on Friday with Coventry facing Sunderland in the EFL curtain-raiser. In terms of transfers, Barcelona president Joan Laporta hinted at a Lionel Messi return, Juventus are weighing up a bid for Liverpool's Roberto Firmino and Chelsea & Barcelona continue to battle for the signature of Jules Kounde. Stick with us throughout the day as we bring you the latest news. 

Updates
3 weeks ago
Alfredo Morelos to stay at Rangers

“He’s very positive about signing a new contract." 

Giovanni van Bronckhorst is confident Alfredo Morelos will stay at Rangers. 

3 weeks ago
25 Years Since Henrik Larsson Joined Celtic

The King of Kings, the Super Swede, the Magnificent Seven. Henrik Larsson left Celtic after seven sensational years as a club legend and footballing icon, but his arrival 25 years ago today, was rather more understated. 

25 Years Since Henrik Larsson Joined Celtic He Remains The SPFL's Greatest Import
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3 weeks ago
The most successful curtain-raisers...
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These are the best teams in the top four English divisions at winning their opening game of the season, with Manchester City taking 27 points from their last ten years of opening days. 

3 weeks ago
Ask The Fans: How Will Newcastle Fare Next Season?

We caught up with @ToonPolls to preview the Magpies' Premier League campaign.

Ask The Fans: How Will Newcastle Fare In First Full Season Under New Ownership?
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3 weeks ago
Forest to sign Orel Mangala

Nottingham Forest's spending spree continues, with the Tricky Trees adding Stuttgart midfielder Orel Mangala to their ranks for a sum of €15 million. 

Forest reach agreement in principle for Mangala
Forest reach agreement in principle for Mangala
3 weeks ago
Bastoni confirms Inter stay

Alessandro Bastoni isn't going anywhere this summer, with the Italian centre-back confirming that he's more than content staying at Inter for the foreseeable future.

3 weeks ago
Troy Parrott have Preston medical

Troy Parrott will have his Preston North End medical today, he is set for a season-long loan at the Championship club. 

3 weeks ago
Jurgen Klopp backs Man City to win PL

The new Premier League season is almost upon us, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has made his title predictions and this may come as a surprise to Reds fans...

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3 weeks ago
Harry Kane at it again...

If you're still crafting your FPL team ahead of next weekend, you'd be silly to leave out Harry Kane...

3 weeks ago
Ben Davies signs new Spurs deal

Tottenham's Welsh defender Ben Davies has signed a new three-year contract with Spurs, taking his time at the club to 11 years if he sees his contract to its end. 

3 weeks ago
Denzel Dumfries wanted at MUFC

Reports from Italy's Calciomercato say that the Red Devils are interested in picking up Dutch wing-back Denzel Dumfries from Inter, with the club needing to raise finances ahead of a tough summer period. 

Inter, sirene inglesi su Dumfries: ten Hag lo vuole allo United. E al giusto prezzo Marotta non si opporrebbe…
Inter, sirene inglesi su Dumfries: ten Hag lo vuole allo United. E al giusto prezzo Marotta non si opporrebbe…
3 weeks ago
Laporta Wishes For Messi Return

Barcelona president Joan Laporta has publicly expressed his desire at bringing Lionel Messi back to the Camp Nou, hoping to give the Argentine a better farewell than his last. 

3 weeks ago
Chelsea to hijack Nordi Mukiele's PSG move

Chelsea have challenged PSG for Nordi Mukiele's signature, he made a verbal agreement for join the French giants but is yet to sign a contract. The Blues are reportedly willing to offer Timo Werner in a bid for the defender.

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