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Bologna FC transfer target Ricardo Pepi pens new FC Dallas Contract
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Bologna FC transfer target Ricardo Pepi pens new FC Dallas Contract

Dipendra Pokharel, Frisco FC Dallas has signed new five years contract with their homegrown striker Ricardo Pepi. The news came amidst interest from Bologna shown reported interest to sign the 18 years old US striker. Ricardo Pepi celebrates his goal against LA Galaxy. The details of the contract has not been revealed but its certain that he will be earning more than his last reported $108k in total compensation. Pepi scored his first MLS hat-trick which makes him the youngest player in the MLS history to ever score three goals in a game. Pepi has eight goals in 14 appearances for MLS side FC Dallas this season, starting only 9 out of 14 matches. "I'm very happy to give my everything to FC Dallas," Pepi said in a statement. "I want to thank the club for having that trust...
Bayern targets FC Dallas defender Justin Che for Winter Transfer
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Bayern targets FC Dallas defender Justin Che for Winter Transfer

FC Bayern Munich target FC Dallas right back Justin Che for winter transfer window, if the report from AZ's Maximillian Koch are to be true. Justin Che started against Vancouver Whitecaps. The Richardson, Texas born 17 years old right back spent 6 months loan with the German Champions before he was called back to Dallas. Che appeared in 8 games for Bundesliga side's second team. Che impressed on his loan spell with Bayern Munich, who tried to sign him for summer, however FC Dallas were not ready to offload the teenager with the ongoing injury crisis. The youngster was also called up for the United States National team for his impressive spell. Che started three times for Dallas this season in MLS, impressing on the right side of the defense including his latest start in a 2-2...
Barcelona interested in Sergio Aguero
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Barcelona interested in Sergio Aguero

According to rumors, Sergio Aguero's agents have arrived in Barcelona to launch talks over a potential transfer during the summer transfer window. From July 1, Aguero will be free to join whoever he wishes, and he has already got some offers as it seems. Since joining Manchester City from Atletico Madrid in the summer of 2011, Aguero has established himself as one of the greatest players in City’s history and Premier League history itself. Following Luis Suarez's departure last summer, the Blaugrana decided not to sign anyone as his replacement. Ronald Koeman is now left with only Martin Braithwaite, Antoine Griezmann and Lionel Messi as central choices. According to the rumors Barcelona is the club Aguero fancies too. One of the reasons he wants to transfer to the Camp Nou i...
MLS investigate Inter Miami about Matuidi transfer
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MLS investigate Inter Miami about Matuidi transfer

Inter Miami's new signing Blaise Matuidi is being investigated by Major League Soccer. After three seasons with Serie A club Juventus, the France international joined Inter Miami on a free transfer in August 2020. "Major League Soccer has begun a formal review of Inter Miami CF's signing of midfielder Blaise Matuidi, specifically investigating whether the signing of the player complied with Major League Soccer's salary budget and roster guidelines," a league statement read. "MLS will not make further comment until the completion of its investigation." The club responded with a statement that read: "Inter Miami CF acknowledges the statement made by Major League Soccer today, and we look forward to fully engaging with the league's review process. We will have no further comment." ...
Juventus sign McKennie on permanent deal
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Juventus sign McKennie on permanent deal

Weston McKennie has signed a contract extension with Juventus until 2025. Juventus triggered a clause in his loan arrangement that allows him to make the transfer permanent. McKennie has delighted with a string of enthusiastic shows since arrival in Turin. So far, he's made 31 appearances in all competitions and has 7 G/A to his name. Juventus Football Club has exercised the option right for the definitive acquisition of the registration rights of the player Weston McKennie from FC Gelsenkirchen-Schalke 04 for a consideration of €18.5 m, payable in three years," the press release read. The consideration may increase up to additional €6.5m on achieving given conditions over the course of the duration of the contract. Juventus and the player have signed a contract of employment...
Will Madrid be ready to offload Hazard?
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Will Madrid be ready to offload Hazard?

Hazard has failed to make his name for Los Blancos since moving from Chelsea in 2019, scoring just four times in all competitions in 35 outings. Meanwhile, the 30-year-old is reportedly on the sidelines with another muscle injury, but he has a Bernabeu deal until the end of the 2023-24 season. Mbappe has hinted that he likes to play as a left-winger only if he is to move away from PSG. Since Real Madrid already have Hazard, Assensio, and Vinicius Jr. in that position they’ll have to sell one of them to lure Mbappe. Mbappe’s transfer fee can only be compensated by Hazard’s money that too up to some extend. According to AS, if Madrid manages to sign Mbappe, who is still linked with a move away from Paris Saint-Germain, they will be able to offload the Belgian international. Rec...
Bellerin eyeing Arsenal exit
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Bellerin eyeing Arsenal exit

PSG and Barcelona have been rumored to be admirers of Hector Bellerin for a long time now. Every transfer window they are linked with the Spanish right back. Last summer it was rumored that PSG even placed a bid worth 35 million dollars but Arsenal rejected the offer. As Bellerin approaches his final 2 years of the contract PSG have risen their interest in him. All this time Bellerin and Arsenal have been quiet about his future plans. However, this time Bellerin also seems to be eyeing the departure. Arteta’s discussion had convinced Bellerin to continue at Arsenal this summer but seems like he would like to compete for the silverware rather than stay at the club for the rebuild process. He is currently the vice-captain of the club and has been only average all season. He got hi...
Aston Villa ban players from fantasy football
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Aston Villa ban players from fantasy football

In the midst of fears about the leakage of Jack Grealish's injury, Aston Villa have prevented their teams from engaging in fantasy football competitions. In the Fantasy Premier League, more than seven million people compete. Teams are chosen from actual players who can be substituted or sold, with points earned for goals scored, assists, or clean sheets. Several Villa players are believed to have teams and any changes to those selections can be seen in any round of top-flight fixtures around an hour before the first match. On Friday night, when the new transfer deadline for the game expired before Wolverhampton Wanderers v Leeds United. And a Twitter account named FPL Insider posted that three Villa players, Matt Targett, Conor Hourihane, and Neil Taylor, said in a tweet. It was...
PL January Deadline day Transfer Deals
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PL January Deadline day Transfer Deals

The coronavirus pandemic made the summer transfer window somewhat different from its previous trends. But the January window was open as usual for Europe's top leagues, with football back on the agenda. Clubs invested almost EUR 1.5 billion less ($ 1.9 billion) in the summer than they did in the previous year. However, a number of deals were negotiated in October to be concluded in January, according to FIFA. Ben Davies to Liverpool (2M fee) The late decision of Liverpool to sign a center-back on deadline day, after Joel Matip's injury, smacks of desperation. Davies is a cheaper choice than many. When the likes of Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez return, it is hard to see how he can compete for a first-team spot. Ozan Kabak to Liverpool (Loan) For some time, the 21-year-ol...
Arsenal active on Deadline day
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Arsenal active on Deadline day

Arsenal are rumored to be in negotiations with Schalke 04 over a contract for Shkodran Mustafi. North London side are ready to unload the center-back, but on the final day of the transfer window, they are believed to want a premium to complete the deal. The transfer is not supposed to be a big number with Arsenal believed to be willing to do business for around EUR 2-3 million. Mustafi has only started six times this season in all competitions and has yet to play a single minute in the Premier League. The 28-year-old is in the final six months of his contract and is eager to return to his homeland after joining Arsenal from Valencia. Schalke is keen to secure Ozan Kabak's replacement, who is closing in on a move to Liverpool. A loan fee is expected to be paid by the reigning Pre...