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Newcastle splash out on striker Joelinton for Bruce’s first signing

Newcastle United have smashed their club transfer record to bring in striker Joelinton from Hoffenheim, boosting Steve Bruce’s short-staffed front line. The Brazilian forward has signed a six-year deal at St James’ Park and is said to have cost in the region of £40million (€44.6m). The transfer surpasses the £20.5m Newcastle spent to secure Miguel […]

Sarri tells Juventus players to adapt to game-changer Ronaldo

Maurizio Sarri has told his Juventus squad they must adapt to Cristiano Ronaldo’s game after hailing him as the “player who makes the difference”. The Portugal international plundered 28 goals in his debut campaign for the Bianconeri following his move from Real Madrid, guiding them to an eighth successive Serie A title. He picked up […]

Liverpool star Van Dijk dreams of Ballon d’Or victory

Virgil van Dijk admits winning the Ballon d’Or after an exceptional season with Liverpool would be a dream come true. No defender has claimed the award since Fabio Cannavaro in 2006, the year he lifted the World Cup with Italy, but centre-back Van Dijk is a strong contender to break the drought. The 28-year-old shone […]

Guardiola launches Manchester City defence after accusation of ‘arrogance’

Pep Guardiola has refuted at a “false” report from China’s state-run media service which accused Manchester City of only visiting the country for financial gain. An English-language article published by the government-owned Xinhua News Agency took aim at the club’s “arrogance” over a perceived disregard for local fans and media. City squared off in Premier […]

Borussia Monchengladbach sign Marcus Thuram from Guingamp

  Borussia Monchengladbach have signed France Under-21 striker Marcus Thuram from Guingamp. The 21-year-old – son of World Cup winner and France great Lilian Thuram – has penned a four-year contract with the Bundesliga side for a reported fee of €10million. Thuram joined Guingamp in 2017 from Sochaux and scored 17 goals in 72 appearances […]