Alisson for £67m and Kepa for £72m – Schmeichel admits keeper prices are 'ridiculously high'

The Leicester star has seen transfer records broken on a regular basis this summer, with Neymar’s deal in 2017 pushing fees up across the board Record-breaking deals from Liverpool and Chelsea for Alisson and Kepa Arrizabalaga have seen goalkeeper transfer fees pushed “ridiculously high”, says Leicester’s Kasper Schmeichel. Manchester City’s move for Ederson in 2017 […]

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Sterling's critics motivated by racism – Wright

The former Arsenal and England striker believes that the attacker is judged for reasons other than his footballing ability on many occasions Ian Wright believes that the criticism faced by Manchester City and England star Raheem Sterling is motivated by racism.  Sterling has established himself as one of the Premier League’s top talents since moving […]

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Juventus striker Mandzukic retires from Croatia duty

After scoring in his country’s World Cup final loss to France, the Juve forward has decided to call time on his international career Croatia forward Mario Mandzukic has announced his retirement from international football after his country reached the World Cup final for the first time. Zlatko Dalic’s side saw off Denmark, England and hosts […]

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Bakayoko completes Milan loan move with €35m purchase option

The France international midfielder, who has been deemed surplus to requirements by Chelsea, will spend the 2018-19 campaign in Serie A Tiemoue Bakayoko has completed his loan move from Chelsea to AC Milan , with that deal including a €35 million (£31m/$40m) purchase option. Goal first revealed prior to the Premier League transfer window closing that the […]

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Aguero is the Premier League's best foreign import, says Shearer

The Premier League’s all-time top goalscorer feels the division’s finest overseas player ever is the Manchester City man Sergio Aguero is the best foreign import in Premier League history, according to Alan Shearer. No player has scored more than Shearer’s 260 Premier League goals but Aguero is more prolific than any overseas arrival aside from […]

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Kane: Tottenham made huge statement with Man Utd win

The Spurs striker feels Mauricio Pochettino’s side put down a marker with an impressive performance against out-of-sorts opponents at Old Trafford Harry Kane believes Tottenham made a “huge statement” with their 3-0 victory over Manchester United, with Spurs’ sights set on a Premier League title challenge. Mauricio Pochettino’s side headed to Old Trafford on Monday […]

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Pellegrini questions why Arsenal let Wilshere leave

The Hammers boss says he has always rated the England international highly and is bemused as to why Premier League rivals let his contract expire Unai Emery expects Arsenal supporters to give Jack Wilshere a warm welcome when he returns to Emirates Stadium as a West Ham player, while opposite number Manuel Pellegrini has questioned […]

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