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Manchester United target Alvaro Morata’s wife hints at transfer

Alvaro Morata’s wife has fuelled the possibility her husband could complete his protracted transfer to Manchester United by following the club on Instagram. Alice Campello has left supporters excited at the prospect of her husband joining the club by following their feed. Her verified account follows just two clubs, the other being Real Madrid. Morata and his Italian model wife ...

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Mourinho holds father funeral in Portugal

Jose Mourinho said an emotional goodbye to his father Felix on Tuesday morning as he attended his funeral in Setubal, Portugal. The Manchester United manager confirmed that his father had passed away on Sunday evening at the age of 79 after suffering with ill health for several months. Mourinho, who helped carry the coffin into the church, was joined by ...

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BARCELONA: HECTOR BELLERIN GIVEN ULTIMATUM TO SIGN FROM ARSENAL THIS SUMMER

Barcelona has given summer transfer target Hector Bellerin 10 days to decide whether he will sign for the club before it moves on to alternative players, according to reports. Bellerin, the 22-year-old defender, has been a reported target for the Spanish giant throughout this summer after continuing to impress at Arsenal. The Spaniard was part of Barcelona’s La Masia academy ...

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Serena tells McEnroe to ‘respect me and my privacy’ after men’s top-700 claims

New York (AFP) – Serena Williams, a 23-time Grand Slam singles champion, fired back Monday at John McEnroe’s remark that she would only rank about 700th on the men’s tennis circuit. McEnroe, a seven-time Grand Slam singles winner, called Williams “best female player ever — no question,” in comments to National Public Radio aired Sunday. But asked why she should ...

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Manny Pacquiao won’t watch Mayweather-McGregor, says ‘it could be very boring’

The all-time pay-per-view record was set in 2015, when 4.6 million customers purchased a boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. If the upcoming Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight is going to break that, it will have to do it without at least one customer. Manny Pacquiao himself. “The real fight and the best fight is [Gennady] Golovkin vs. Canelo ...

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MANCHESTER UNITED TRANSFER NEWS: NEMANJA MATIC LATEST AS OLD TRAFFORD DEAL EDGES CLOSER

Nemanja Matic’s £40 million move to Manchester United looks to be edging closer after Tiemoue Bakayoko reportedly traveled to London for a medical at Chelsea on Tuesday. Bakayoko, the 22-year-old midfielder from Monaco, is seen as Matic’s replacement at Stamford Bridge, and his arrival will open the way for United to confirm the signing of the Serbian. According to France’s ...

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WC 2022: Claims of corruption in Qatar bid published

Claims of alleged corruption in Qatar’s successful 2022 World Cup bid have been published in the German media. Bild newspaper says it has obtained the “suppressed” 2014 report authored by former Fifa independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia. Bild’s report includes details of a $2m (£1.6m) sum allegedly paid to the 10-year-old daughter of a Fifa official. Garcia quit in December ...

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Report: Arsenal owner calls Bellerin to state intentions

According to a report by Spanish radio station Cadena SER, Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke has personally called defender Hector Bellerin to tell the Spaniard he would not be sold. The 22-year-old experienced a serious regression at the Emirates last season, and with media speculation surrounding his potential departure, Kroenke wanted to make sure his intentions were clear. Reports had linked ...

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