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Has Zidane Put Thibaut Courtois Up For Sale?

Zinedine Zidane has hinted that Thibaut Courtois could be sold this summer after admitting there will be ‘no debate’ about Real Madrid’s goalkeeper next season. Courtois was dropped by Zidane for his first game back in charge against Celta Vigo, while the Belgian also missed Sunday’s win over Huesca due to injury. Zidane played his son, Luca, in goal for last weekend’s 3-2 victory, but remains an admirer of Keylor Navas after using him as his No 1 during his first spell at the Bernabeu. That ha...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Real Madrid, Transfers, Juventus, Gareth Bale, Zinedine Zidane, Madrid, Thibaut Courtois, Psg, United, Courtois, Celta Vigo, Keylor Navas


Barcelona ‘Considering Another Move For Antoine Griezmann’

Barcelona are ready to reignite their interest in forward Antoine Girezmann this summer. The international rejected the Catalan giants last summer having agreed a £260,000-a-week contract to play at the Nou Camp. Griezmann’s £200million release clause is set to drop to £129m on July 1 and Ernesto Valverde’s side are looking to take advantage. The World Cup winner has made it clear to close friends that he would be willing to accept the salary he agreed with Barcelona – £7m lower than what he...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Real Sociedad, Champions League, Transfers, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Barca, Antoine Griezmann, Diego Simeone, Atletico, Griezmann, Ernesto Valverde, Antoine Girezmann, Nou Camp Griezmann


Nike To Pay Some Of De Jong’s Wages At Barcelona

According to media reports, Nike played a key role in Frenkie de Jong’s decision to reject an offer from Paris Saint-Germain and sign for Barcelona. The company, a sponsor of both Barca and De Jong, will pay a large amount of the midfielder’s salary, sources close to the club said. In February, De Jong agreed a deal to join Barcelona from Ajax for €75 million and will make the move to the Camp Nou in the summer. In January, ESPN FC sources had said PSG were confident that they would beat Barca ...
Tags: Nike, Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Soccer, Manchester City, Paris, Amsterdam, Transfers, Barca, Psg, Camp Nou, ESPN FC, De Jong, Frenkie de Jong


Napoli Put Price Tag On Defender Kalidou Koulibaly

Manchester United will have to smash their transfer record and pay a world record fee for a defender, after Napoli put a €150 million price tag on Senegal international centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly. Interest is high in the Napoli defender and he has been heavily linked with a move to a top European club in recent months. Real Madrid, Barcelona and Chelsea are in the race for the 27-year-old, according to reports in Italy, but United are believed to view him as a top priority. Napoli president ...
Tags: England, Senegal, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Italy, Serie A, Man Utd, Bayern Munich, Transfers, Brazil, Psg, United, Napoli, Genk


PayPal are starting to send payments straight to your bank

Tired of heading to PayPal to withdraw your payments every month? Now you can get payments sent straight through PayPal and into your bank account. As artists your earnings are important to you. That’s why we’re thrilled to see that PayPal are making it possible to get any payments sent to your PayPal profile drawn straight out into your bank account. We pay all of the earnings that you make from streaming services, download stores, YouTube and all of our other partners into your PayPa...
Tags: Music, Featured, Wallet, Youtube, US, Paypal, Transfers, Earnings, Bank, Payments, Bank Transfers, Account, Bill Ready


Philadelphia Union close to signing Mexico's Marco Fabian - sources

As MLS and Liga MX mull a new tournament like the SuperLiga of the mid-2000s, Taylor Twellman says the time is right for a new competition. Taylor Twellman reflects on Sebastian Giovinco's time at Toronto FC and examines where he ranks among the best Designated Players in MLS history. Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino says he sees growth in football in the USA, and doesn't rule out one day managing in the MLS. The Philadelphia Union are close to signing Mexico int...
Tags: Usa, Texas, Mexico, Football, Atlanta, Sport, Story, Austin, Frankfurt, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Transfers, Mls, Espn, Major League Soccer, Columbus


Toronto FC signs United States international striker Terrence Boyd

Paul Mariner offers his thoughts on why Toronto FC decided to part with Sebastian Giovinco. Taylor Twellman reflects on Sebastian Giovinco's time at Toronto FC and examines where he ranks among the best Designated Players in MLS history. Toronto FC have signed United States international striker Terrence Boyd from German side Darmstadt, the club announced on Tuesday. "We are excited to welcome Terrence and his family to the club," Toronto general manager Ali Curtis said in a state...
Tags: Germany, Football, Toronto, Atlanta, Sport, Story, United States, Transfers, Mls, LA Galaxy, Espn, Major League Soccer, Toronto FC, ESPN FC TV, Darmstadt, Sebastian Giovinco


Chelsea frustrated by Courtois broken promises claim - sources

Mark Ogden and the FC crew examine the top-four in the Premier League, which is heating up as Man United improve and Chelsea struggle. Steve Nicol doesn't appreciate Maurizio Sarri's self-praise after Chelsea's rout of downtrodden Huddersfield Town. Two goals apiece from Gonzalo Higuain and Eden Hazard gave Chelsea a straighforward 5-0 win over a feeble Huddersfield. Two goals apiece from Gonzalo Higuain and Eden Hazard gave Chelsea a straighforward 5-0 ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Transfers, Mark Ogden, Eden Hazard, Espn, Leicester, Huddersfield, Madrid, Thibaut Courtois


Real Madrid target Hazard: I have made decision over Chelsea future

Chelsea star Eden Hazard recaps his side's comfortable 5-0 win over Huddersfield which included two goals from the mesmerising Belgian. Mark Ogden and the FC crew examine the top-four in the Premier League, which is heating up as Man United improve and Chelsea struggle. Steve Nicol doesn't appreciate Maurizio Sarri's self-praise after Chelsea's rout of downtrodden Huddersfield Town. Two goals apiece from Gonzalo Higuain and Eden Hazard gave Chelsea ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Transfers, Belgium, Mark Ogden, Eden Hazard, Espn, Leicester, Huddersfield, Stamford Bridge


Atlanta United acquires Paul Pogba's brother Florentin Pogba

Brad Guzan chats with ESPN FC about Atlanta United's chances to win the CONCACAF Champions League and what winning would mean for all of MLS. Frank De Boer says Atlanta United will strive to become the first MLS team to win the CONCACAF Champions League. Atlanta United have signed Guinea international defender Florentin Pogba, the club announced on Tuesday. Pogba, 28, is the older brother of Manchester United and France star Paul Pogba and joins the defending MLS champions as a D...
Tags: Texas, France, Football, Atlanta, Sport, Story, Austin, Manchester United, Guinea, Transfers, Mls, Espn, Major League Soccer, Columbus, ESPN FC TV, Concacaf Champions League


Manchester United in talks with Rashford over new contract - sources

Mark Ogden and the FC crew examine the top-four in the Premier League, which is heating up as Man United improve and Chelsea struggle. Craig Burley and Alejandro Moreno examine the re-emergence of Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba and Manchester United at large since Jose Mourinho left. Paul Pogba set up Marcus Rashford for the only goal of the match as Manchester United continue to close in on top four. Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer lauded his sid...
Tags: England, Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Old Trafford, Transfers, Jose Mourinho, Mark Ogden, Espn, Leicester, Leicester City


NYCFC signs Romania star Alexandru Mitrita as Designated Player

Steve Nicol reflects on the impact David Villa has had on Major League Soccer after announcing his departure from NYCFC after four seasons. New York City FC has signed Romania international midfielder Alexandru Mitrita as a Designated Player, the club announced on Monday. Mitrita, 23, joins from Romanian side Universitatea Craiova after putting pen to paper on a multi-year contract. He has already joined the team at their preseason training camp in Abu Dhabi. MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER WATCH ON ESPN+ ...
Tags: Football, Atlanta, Sport, Story, Transfers, Romania, Mls, LA Galaxy, Espn, Major League Soccer, Abu Dhabi, New York City FC, David Villa, ESPN FC TV, Nycfc, Steve Nicol


Manchester United's Pogba considered leaving; happy under Solskjaer - brother

Craig Burley and Alejandro Moreno examine the re-emergence of Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba and Manchester United at large since Jose Mourinho left. Paul Pogba set up Marcus Rashford for the only goal of the match as Manchester United continue to close in on top four. Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer lauded his side's efforts to see out a hard-fought victory against Leicester City. Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford comments on his sid...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Transfers, Jose Mourinho, Leicester City, Paul Pogba, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Mourinho, English Premier League, Alejandro Moreno, Craig Burley, Pogba, Leicester City Manchester United, Marcus Rashford


Transfer Talk: Rashford next up after Martial for big Man Utd raise

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is closed, but click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys. And Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. Rashford set for bumper pay rise? Manchester United are keen to fend off interest from a host of European rivals by securing the long-term future of in-form striker Marcus Rashford, according to the Daily Telegrap...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Manchester United, Transfers, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Rashford, Marcus Rashford, Daily Telegraph United


LIVE Transfer Talk: Liverpool make ¬70m move for Napoli striker Insigne

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is closed, but click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys. And Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. TOP STORY: Liverpool make €70m Insigne move Transfers How a transfer works With help from former Tottenham and Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli, we show you a step-by-step guide to a transfer. Wh...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Liverpool, Tottenham, Transfers, Espn, Leicester, Psg, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, ESPN FC TV, Napoli, Lorenzo Insigne, Acosta


LIVE Transfer Talk: Man United's Marcus Rashford to follow Anthony Martial with new deal

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is closed, but click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys. And Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. TOP STORY: Rashford set for bumper pay rise? Manchester United are keen to fend off interest from a host of European rivals by securing the long-term future of in-form striker Marcus Rashford, according to the Dai...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Manchester United, Transfers, United, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Anthony Martial, Rashford, Marcus Rashford


LIVE Transfer Talk: Arsenal eye Leipzig's Konate; Maguire to United?

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is closed, but click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys,. And Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. TOP STORY: Konate chase is on Transfers How a transfer works With help from former Tottenham and Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli, we show you a step-by-step guide to a transfer. What's a m...
Tags: Europe, Germany, Football, Blog, Sport, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Transfers, Espn, Leicester, Psg, United, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, ESPN FC TV


Transfer Talk: Manchester United plan swoop for Dortmund starlet Jadon Sancho

The Exploding Heads recap Transfer Deadline Day where a few big names were linked with moves, but the day has become a shadow of itself. The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs closed on Thursday. Click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys, but Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. Former City man now a United target Eyebrows were raised when Jadon Sanc...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Manchester United, Manchester City, Transfers, Borussia Dortmund, United, Dortmund, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Former City, Jadon Sancho


Nashville backs out of Andrew Gutman loan from Celtic at MLS' request

The Exploding Heads recap Transfer Deadline Day where a few big names were linked with moves, but the day has become a shadow of itself. Nashville is backing out of a deal to take American defender Andrew Gutman on a season-long loan from Scotland's Celtic. Celtic said on Thursday they had agreed to a three-plus-year contract with the left-back, a 22-year-old who was a senior at Indiana and won the Hermann Trophy as the top men's college soccer player last year. Celtic and Nashville t...
Tags: Scotland, Football, Sport, Indiana, Story, Celtic, Transfers, Mls, Nashville, Major League Soccer, Celtic Celtic, Nashville SC, Andrew Gutman


Transfer Talk: Juventus want Paul Pogba to join Aaron Ramsey in Bianconeri midfield

The Exploding Heads recap Transfer Deadline Day where a few big names were linked with moves, but the day has become a shadow of itself. The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs closed on Thursday. Click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys, but Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. Old Lady wants Pogba-Ramsey axis With Aaron Ramsey almost certain to be ...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Manchester United, Transfers, Juventus, Aaron Ramsey, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Paul Pogba, Pogba Ramsey, Bianconeri midfield, Mirror Juve


LIVE Transfer Talk: Juventus want Paul Pogba to join Aaron Ramsey in midfield

The Exploding Heads recap Transfer Deadline Day where a few big names were linked with moves, but the day has become a shadow of itself. The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs closed on Thursday. Click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys, but Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. TOP STORY: Pogba-Ramsey axis in Turin? With Aaron Ramsey almost certain ...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Manchester United, Transfers, Juventus, Aaron Ramsey, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Paul Pogba, Turin, Pogba Ramsey


Thomas Tuchel not happy with PSG transfer business despite Leandro Paredes arrival

The guys answer your tweets about Neymar and Ronaldinho as show-boaters, David Luiz, if Celtic were in the Premier League, the Super Bowl and more. The FC crew discuss the challenge facing D.C. United's Luciano Acosta after a move to PSG fell through on the final day of the transfer window. Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel has said he is "not completely satisfied" with the club's January transfer window. PSG sporting director Antero Henrique managed to bring in Leandro...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Everton, Paris Saint Germain, Transfers, Psg, Neymar, United, French Ligue 1, David Luiz, Ronaldinho, Idrissa Gueye, Thomas Tuchel, Leandro, Luciano Acosta


Napoli boss Ancelotti reveals Hamsik could leave club for China

Fabio Quagliarella's 11-match goal scoring run ended as Napoli controlled proceedings in a comfortable 3-0 win. Napoli's all-time leading scorer and appearances leader Marek Hamsik is involved in talks over a possible move to a Chinese club, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Saturday. The Slovakian midfielder, who has scored 121 goals for Napoli during 12 seasons in all competitions, made his 520th appearance in Saturday's 3-0 win over Sampdoria. "There are talks in progress and we ar...
Tags: China, Football, Sport, Story, Carlo Ancelotti, Transfers, Italian Serie A, Napoli, Sampdoria, Marek Hamsik, Ancelotti, Hamsik, Fabio Quagliarella


Premier League January transfer spending falls for first time since 2012

La Liga correspondent Sid Lowe joins the show to talk Denis Suarez and what type of impact he'll have at Arsenal. Alexis Nunes and Paul Mariner tackle this weekends Premiere League fixtures, including a big match up between Manchester City and Arsenal. The amount spent by Premier League clubs in the January transfer window fell for the first time since 2012, figures released by the Sports Business Group at Deloitte have shown. Clubs in the top division spent £180 million in the win...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, La Liga, Manchester City, Arsenal, Transfers, Deloitte, Premiere League, English Premier League, Alexis Nunes, Paul Mariner, Sid Lowe, Denis Suarez, Sports Business Group


Fellaini finalises £10.5m move from Manchester United to China

The Exploding Heads recap Transfer Deadline Day where a few big names were linked with moves, but the day has become a shadow of itself. Marouane Fellaini has completed his move from Manchester United to Shandong Luneng. The midfielder finalised his move to the Chinese Super League on Friday and leaves Old Trafford after five-and-a-half years with the club. A statement issued by United on Friday read: "Everybody at United thanks Marouane for his service and wishes him well for the future." Fell...
Tags: China, Football, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Marouane Fellaini, Old Trafford, Transfers, Chinese Super League, United, ESPN FC, Fellaini, Marouane, Shandong Luneng Taishan, Manchester United to Shandong Luneng


Pochettino performs Janssen U-turn and confirms striker is now in Tottenham's plans

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino tells ESPN where Spurs fall short in their pursuit of Europe's elite clubs. Mauricio Pochettino has said Vincent Janssen will be part of Tottenham's Premier League squad for the rest of the season after he was unable to secure a move away. Spurs hoped to sell the striker, who last played for the club in August 2017, for around £15 million in January, but no offers materialised and even discussions with Real Betis and Schalke about a loan move fell...
Tags: Europe, Football, America, Sport, Story, Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur, Italy, Spurs, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Transfers, Argentina, Espn, Pochettino, Schalke


Turkish club Elazigspor sign record 22 players in two hours

The Exploding Heads recap Transfer Deadline Day where a few big names were linked with moves, but the day has become a shadow of itself. Turkish second division side Elazigspor set a new record when they signed and registered 22 players in less than two hours on transfer deadline day. Elazigspor achieved the feat after negotiating an end to a transfer ban imposed by the Turkish FA as the deadline loomed. Incredibly, that was enough time for them to bring in 22 new faces, 12 arriving on permanen...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Liverpool, Tottenham, Transfers, Espn, Leicester, Psg, ESPN FC TV, Shandong, Fellaini, Acosta, Damien Comolli, Elazigspor, Everton Watch


Players reluctant to join Cardiff after Sala disappearance - Warnock

Nantes paid tribute to their former striker Emiliano Sala before their first home game since his disappearance. Arsenal and Cardiff City unite for an emotional tribute at the Emirates over the tragic Emiliano Sala situation. Neil Warnock praises the family of Emiliano Sala and thanks the fans of both Cardiff and Nates for their support since the striker went missing. Cardiff manager Neil Warnock has said some players did not want to join the club in last month's transfer ...
Tags: France, Football, Sport, Story, Emirates, Transfers, Argentina, Cardiff City, Cardiff, Neil Warnock, Nantes, English Premier League, Warnock, Emiliano Sala, Sala, Emiliano Sala Sala


Transfer Talk: Bayern Munich will be back for Callum Hudson-Odoi

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs closed on Thursday. Click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys, but Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. Bayern will be back for Hudson-Odoi Goal reports that defending German champions Bayern Munich will return for Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi in the summer. That's according to their CEO Karl-Heinz Ru...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Chelsea, Bayern Munich, Transfers, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Bayern, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Hudson Odoi Goal


LIVE Transfer Talk: Bayern will be back for Callum Hudson-Odoi

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs closed on Thursday. Click here for all the deals and keep track of who has joined the big boys, but Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world's media and set correspondents loose to see what's on the agenda for the summer. TOP STORY: Bayern will be back for Hudson-Odoi Goal reports that defending German champions Bayern Munich will return for Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi in the summer. That's according to their CEO Ka...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Chelsea, Bayern Munich, Transfers, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Bayern, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Hudson Odoi Goal