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Palermo warn Arsenal, Borussia Dortmund off Paulo Dybala

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Palermo president Maurizio Zamparini has warned any potential suitors chasing promising forward Paulo Dybala that the Argentine will not leave Sicily for less than 40million euros. Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund have been linked with the 21-year-old in the winter transfer market. Dybala is Palermo’s leading scorer this season with nine league goals while he has set up six others to ...

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Shaqiri turned down Premier League move for Inter

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Xherdan Shaqiri is confident he has made the right decision to join Inter Milan after turning down offers to join the Premier League in the January transfer window. The Switzerland international joined Inter from Bayern Munich last week and has signed a contract that will keep him at San Siro until June 2019. The 23-year-old midfielder had been strongly linked ...

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Juventus rule out selling midfielder Paul Pogba

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Midfielder Paul Pogba will not be sold despite interest from a host of European clubs, according to Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta. Manchester United are reported to be preparing a £77m bid to bring the 21-year-old Frenchman back to the club. “Every European club is watching him and been in contact,” Marotta said. “However, we want to have a strong ...

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Totti celebrates with selfie after goal in Rome derby draw

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Roma talisman Francesco Totti took a selfie of himself celebrating the equaliser in a 2-2 draw with city rivals Lazio. The Italy forward scored both second-half goals for second-placed Roma and was handed a mobile phone by one of the coaching staff to mark the leveller. He held the phone up and took a photo as his side recovered from ...

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Inter Milan complete Shaqiri signing

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Inter Milan have signed Bayern Munich winger Xherdan Shaqiri for an undisclosed fee. The Switzerland international, who scored a World Cup hat-trick against Honduras, was a target for Stoke City and was also linked with Liverpool.  The 23-year-old has signed a four-and-a-half-year contract, committing him to Roberto Mancini’s side until June 2019. Shaqiri joined Bayern from Basel in 2012 and ...

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Podolski makes Inter debut in Juventus draw

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Lukas Podolski made his Inter Milan debut as they salvaged a second-half draw against Juventus, whose lead at the top of Serie A is down to a point. Juve striker Carlos Tevez bundled the defending champions ahead against an Inter side managed by his former Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini. Arsenal loanee Podolski came on shortly after half-time and saw ...

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AC Milan to sign Liverpool midfielder Suso in summer

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Italian giants AC Milan will secure the services of Liverpool midfielder Suso in July, according to Sky Sports. The 21-year-old Spaniard is out of contract in the summer and has struggled to make his way into manager Brendan Rodgers’ plans at Anfield. It is being reported he has agreed a four-year deal to play at the San Siro. He has ...

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Arsene Wenger confirms Podolski loan exit

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed recent reports Lukas Podolski will join Inter Milan on loan for the rest of the season. German forward Podolski has come increasingly frustrated with a lack of game time at the Emirates Stadium, having failed to make a Premier League start this season. [contextly_sidebar id=”mIerGOjIIxY3H902g5EGT5SRWnWUTr6Q”] The World Cup winner landed in Italy to conclude the ...

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Inter Milan submit improved bid for Podolski

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has confirmed Inter Milan have made an improved offer for striker Lukas Podolski. Podolski missed the 2-0 defeat at Southampton on New Year’s Day due to injury but Wenger revealed after the game that the Serie A club had increased their original “farcical” offer for the 29-year-old. The Germany international has not started a Premier League ...

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AC Milan sign Torres on permanent deal from Chelsea

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Chelsea and Spain striker Fernando Torres will join AC Milan on a permanent basis on 5 January. Torres, 30, moved to the Serie A club on a two-year loan deal in August and will now make his move permanent. BBC Sport understands he will be loaned out to former club Atletico Madrid next month, with Italy winger Alessio Cerci, 27, arriving from ...

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