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Arsenal head of recruitment Sven Mislintat to leave next month

[ad_1] Gab Marcotti cites lucrative contracts and a sense of confusion at the club as reasons Arsenal are unlikely to sign new players in January. Arsenal have confirmed that head of recruitment Sven Mislintat will leave next month. Last week, a source told ESPN FC that the 46-year-old would leave the Emirates Stadium after a series of disagreements over the Gunners' organisational structure and transfer strategy. In a statement, Arsenal
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Barcelona B defender Moussa Wague condemns Ejea fans’ racism

[ad_1] ESPN FC's Sid Lowe explains why LAFC's Carlos Vela could fit Barcelona's needs for a back-up striker after the departure of Munir to Sevilla. Barcelona B defender Moussa Wague has apologised for hitting an SD Ejea supporter but said he had been provoked by "numerous and repeated racist insults" during Sunday's game between the sides. Senegal international Wague was sent off in the second half after tangling with a
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Martial close to new Manchester United deal after breakthrough – sources

[ad_1] ESPN FC's Craig Burley recaps all eight results from Saturday's Premier League action. Zlatan Ibrahimovic opens up to ESPN FC about Paul Pogba's revitalization since Jose Mourinho's departure and likens it to his disagreements with Pep Guardiola at Barcelona. Anthony Martial is moving closer to a new deal at Manchester United, sources have told ESPN FC. Protracted talks that have lasted more than a year are nearing a conclusion
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Horse breeding wine making fishmongering and biotech research footballers’ interesting side projects

[ad_1] While professional football constitutes the perfect job for many, there are some pro players who use their newfound fortune to bankroll the extra-curricular projects that they've always dreamed of doing. Here we look at some of the most interesting labours of love adopted by pros as sidelines to their hectic sporting day job. [ad_2] Source link
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Are you Huddersfield’s potential new boss Jan Siewert? ‘No. I’m Martin from Wakefield.’

[ad_1] Huddersfield lost 3-0 at home to Man City on Sunday without a manager in the dugout, following David Wagner's departure last week. It would appear that Jan Siewert, head coach of Borussia Dortmund's second string, is the man being lined up by the Terriers to step into Wagner's wake. And word quickly spread that Siewart was in the crowd to watch his new side take on City at the
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Neymar struggled to adapt to life in Paris after world-record PSG move

[ad_1] Paris Saint-Germain put on a show at the Parc des Princes with a Neymar brace alongside hat tricks from Kylian Mbappé and Edinson Cavani marking a 9-0 win. Neymar has said he struggled to adapt to life in Paris after his world record €222 million move to Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona in 2017. The Brazil international scored twice in the weekend's 9-0 demolition of Guingamp, meaning he has 13
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Tottenham to deepen Chelsea woe in Carabao Cup?

[ad_1] Steve Nicol sounds off on Maurizio Sarri's comments about not being able to motivate Chelsea, saying he should get out if he can't do that. A good weekend of profit for the column courtesy of a couple of 19/10 and 13/5 winners from Arsenal and Napoli respectively. There's cup action this week from England, Spain and France with Chelsea's Carabao Cup semifinal second leg against Tottenham among the highlights.
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LIVE Transfer Talk: Tottenham turn to West Ham’s Andy Carroll amid injury crisis

[ad_1] Harry Winks scored with the final kick of the game to lead Tottenham past Fulham after losing Dele Alli to injury late on. The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open again. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to/out of your club this month. Carroll a surprise target for Spurs With help from former Tottenham