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Barcelona sign Frenkie de Jong for ¬75m; he will stay at Ajax until summer

With Frenkie de Jong's move from Ajax to Barcelona now official, ESPN FC's Julien Laurens gives his take on how he will fit in at the Camp Nou. With Barcelona's late coup for Frenkie de Jong complete, check out what the budding Dutch star brings to the Camp Nou. ESPN FC's Julien Laurens reveals the latest on Barcelona's efforts to land Ajax youngster Frenkie de Jong. Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Ajax's Frenkie de Jong for an initial €75...
Tags: Football, Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Story, Manchester City, Transfers, Espn, Barca, Camp Nou, Ajax Amsterdam, Paris Saint Germain, Julien Laurens, De Jong, Spanish Primera Division, Frenkie de Jong


Barcelona sign Frenkie de Jong from Ajax for ¬75m, joins in summer

With Frenkie de Jong's move from Ajax to Barcelona now official, ESPN FC's Julien Laurens gives his take on how he will fit in at the Camp Nou. With Barcelona's late coup for Frenkie de Jong complete, check out what the budding Dutch star brings to the Camp Nou. ESPN FC's Julien Laurens reveals the latest on Barcelona's efforts to land Ajax youngster Frenkie de Jong. Barcelona have signed Frenkie de Jong from Ajax in a deal worth an initial €75 million...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Story, Bayern Munich, Transfers, Espn, Barca, Ajax Amsterdam, Fc Barcelona, Julien Laurens, De Jong, Spanish Primera Division, Paris Saint Germain Manchester City


Aaron Ramsey leaving Arsenal 'comfort zone' for Juventus - Ryan Giggs

Arsenal boss Unai Emery insists he respects Aaron Ramsey's decision to join Italian giants Juventus. Ryan Giggs has told ESPN FC that Aaron Ramsey's proposed move to Juventus from Arsenal will take the midfielder of his "comfort zone" and make him a better player. Sources have told ESPN FC that Ramsey, 28, will complete a free transfer move to Italian champions Juventus at the end of this season following Arsenal's decision to withdraw a contract offer to the Welshman last Septemb...
Tags: Wales, Football, Sport, Story, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Transfers, Juventus, Ryan Giggs, Aaron Ramsey, Espn, Giggs, United, Suarez, Italian Serie A


Higuain joins Chelsea on loan; Sarri says Milan problems not a 'failure'

With Gonzalo Higuain set to be loaned out to Chelsea by Milan, the FC guys question if he'll be able to solve Chelsea's woes in front of goal. Chelsea's Olivier Giroud believes the arrival of Gonzalo Higuain will benefit the club and the competition for places in attack can push them to winning trophies. With Gonzalo Higuain enduring an inconsistent season at Milan, the FC crew assess whether he is worth the price for top-four hopefuls Chelsea. LONDON -- Gonzalo...
Tags: Milan, Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Premier League, Transfers, Juventus, Olivier Giroud, Stamford Bridge, Ac Milan, Italian Serie A, Fc, English Premier League, Gonzalo Higuain, Sarri


Higuain to sign for Chelsea: Sarri says Milan problems not a 'failure'

With Gonzalo Higuain set to be loaned out to Chelsea by Milan, the FC guys question if he'll be able to solve Chelsea's woes in front of goal. With Gonzalo Higuain enduring an inconsistent season at Milan, the FC crew assess whether he is worth the price for top-four hopefuls Chelsea. LONDON -- Maurizio Sarri has dismissed concerns that Gonzalo Higuain could become Chelsea's latest disappointing striker signing and backed him to rediscover his best scoring form at Stamfo...
Tags: Milan, London, Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Liverpool, Tottenham, Transfers, Juventus, Mls, Espn, Ac Milan, Barca, United, Italian Serie A


Eric Bailly from Manchester United to Arsenal 'impossible' in January - source

Arsenal manager Unai Emery was reluctant to speak about rumoured transfer target Denis Suarez. Gab Marcotti cites lucrative contracts and a sense of confusion at the club as reasons Arsenal are unlikely to sign new players in January. Arsenal's approach to sign Eric Bailly on loan this month has been rejected by Manchester United, with a source close to the player telling ESPN FC it is "impossible" for the defender to move to the Emirates in January. Unai Emery is desperate to add...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Emirates, Transfers, Mls, Espn, Barca, United, ESPN FC TV, English Premier League, ESPN FC


Central Coast Mariners sign former Reading star Jem Karacan

The A-League's bottom two couldn't be split as Central Coast Mariners and Brisbane Roar played out a draw. Central Coast Mariners grabbed their first win of the season and broke their 10-match losing streak being Melbourne City at the Central Coast Stadium. Central Coast have confirmed the signing of ex-Premier League player Jem Karacan for the remainder of the A-League season. The 29-year-old Karacan, a former Turkey youth international, arrives from a stint with English sec...
Tags: Football, Sport, Turkey, Story, Premier League, Transfers, Galatasaray, Millwall, Brisbane Roar, Central Coast Mariners, Mariners, Australian A-League, Melbourne City, Jem Karacan, Karacan, Central Coast Stadium Central Coast


Marcelo has no assurances over Real Madrid role - Santi Solari

La Liga correspondent Sid Lowe and the FC crew share their thoughts on how a second stint for Jose Mourinho would go at Real Madrid. Real Madrid coach Santi Solari has warned out-of-favour Marcelo that no player is guaranteed a starting spot in his team, amid speculation he could leave this summer. Vice-captain Marcelo has been a key member of the Madrid team that have won four of the last five Champions League trophies. But a dip in form this season has seen homegrown youngster Sergio Reguilon...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, La Liga, Real Madrid, Transfers, Juventus, Jose Mourinho, Madrid, Marcelo, Sid Lowe, Real Madrid Real Madrid, Santi Solari, Spanish Primera Division, Sergio Reguilon


Rumour Rater: Arsenal eye Gelson Martins on loan; PSG want Julian Weigl

It's January, and the transfer window is open. Which players are likeliest to move before the window closes at the end of the month? David Amoyal rates the top rumours from around world football. Gelson Martins to Arsenal: 40 percent After his controversial move from Sporting Lisbon, Gelson Martins has failed to gain a spot in Atletico Madrid's starting XI, pushing Los Colchoneros to consider loaning out the Portuguese winger. In the background, Arsenal are keeping a close eye on this ...
Tags: Football, Blog, Sport, Mario Balotelli, Arsenal, Transfers, Atletico Madrid, Psg, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Matteo Darmian, David Amoyal, Andrea Belotti, Julian Weigl, Gelson Martins, Los Colchoneros


AC Milan sign Krzysztof Piatek as replacement for Chelsea's Gonzalo Higuain

With Gonzalo Higuain set to be loaned out to Chelsea by Milan, the FC guys question if he'll be able to solve Chelsea's woes in front of goal. Cristiano Ronaldo's second-half header secured Juventus' first Italian Super Cup since 2015 against 10-man AC Milan, in Saudi Arabia. Italian Supercoppa: Franck Kessie (74') Juventus 1-0 AC Milan AC Milan have completed a deal to sign Krzysztof Piatek from Genoa on a four-and-a-half year contract, the club have ...
Tags: Milan, Saudi Arabia, Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Transfers, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Ac Milan, Genoa, Lecce, Rossoneri, Fc, Coppa Italia, Gonzalo Higuain


Usain Bolt signals professional football dream is over: 'It was fun while it lasted'

Usain Bolt featured for 20 minutes in his professional debut for Central Coast Mariners in their 6-1 win over Central Coast Select. Olympic sprinter Yohan Blake believes Usain Bolt will prove people wrong given the right training.  Jamaican sprint great Usain Bolt has signalled that his hopes of a professional football career are over, saying: "It was fun while it lasted." Bolt has had several stints in training and on trial at clubs around the world. Most notably, he scored twice in a...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Transfers, Jamaica, Usain Bolt, Central Coast Mariners, Yohan Blake, Central Coast Select Olympic


Kevin Prince Boateng wanted to 'run' to Barcelona after hearing of interest

Gab Marcotti says an older, more mature Kevin-Prince Boateng should be productive for Barcelona after a solid showing with Sassulo. Check out how Europe's top clubs fared at the weekend, including PSG's 9-0, a big night for Arsenal and another win for Manchester United. Carlos Vela did not rule out a move to Barcelona, despite saying he is happy at LAFC. Barcelona put on a show for the fans at the Camp Nou, as Lionel Messi secured the home victory with a beau...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Barcelona, Story, Manchester United, La Liga, Italy, Lionel Messi, Transfers, Barca, Psg, Camp Nou, Sassuolo, Carlos Vela, Kevin Prince Boateng


Transfer Talk: Barcelona set to sign Ajax wonderkid Frenkie de Jong

ESPN FC's Julien Laurens reveals the latest on Barcelona's efforts to land Ajax youngster Frenkie de Jong. The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open again. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to/out of your club this month. Barcelona win race to sign De Jong After months of speculation surrounding the future of Ajax starlet Frenkie de Jong, it appears there is finally light at the end...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Transfers, Espn, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Ajax Amsterdam, Julien Laurens, De Jong, Camp Nou Sport, Frenkie de Jong


LIVE Transfer Talk: Real Madrid to beat Man City to £90m Paulo Dybala

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open again. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to/out of your club this month. TOP STORY: Real to fight Man City for Dybala Real Madrid are hoping to defeat Manchester City in the race to sign Juventus forward Paulo Dybala and are ready to splash £90m on the Argentina international, reports the Sun. Transfers How a transfer works With help from former To...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Liverpool, Manchester City, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Transfers, Argentina, Juventus, Mls, Espn, Man City, Barca, United


LIVE Transfer Talk: Barcelona set to sign Ajax wonderkid Frenkie de Jong

ESPN FC's Julien Laurens reveals the latest on Barcelona's efforts to land Ajax youngster Frenkie de Jong. The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open again. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to/out of your club this month. TOP STORY: Barcelona win race to sign De Jong After months of speculation surrounding the future of Ajax starlet Frenkie de Jong, it appears there is finally light...
Tags: Europe, Football, Blog, Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Transfers, Espn, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Ajax Amsterdam, Julien Laurens, De Jong, Frenkie de Jong, Camp Nou Catalunya Radio


Cardiff City's Emiliano Sala on board missing plane - French civil aviation authority

Emiliano Sala scored 13 goals for Nantes this season before making the move to Premier League side Cardiff City. The French civil aviation authority has said Cardiff City's record £18 million signing Emiliano Sala was aboard a small passenger plane that went missing off the coast of the island of Guernsey. French and British maritime authorities are searching the English Channel for the plane. Guernsey police say the flight left Monday evening from Nantes en route to Wales with two people a...
Tags: Wales, Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, Transfers, Cardiff City, French Ligue 1, Nantes, Guernsey, English Premier League, Emiliano Sala


Mario Balotelli set to join Marseille until end of season - source

Mario Balotelli will have his medical with Marseille on Wednesday. Italy international Mario Balotelli is set to join Marseille until the end of the season, a source close to the player has told ESPN FC. 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 medical like? Can a 44-year-old man cut it in the Premier League? Our writer suffers -- and suffers some more -- ...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Story, Liverpool, Manchester City, Marseille, Italy, Mario Balotelli, Tottenham, Transfers, Mls, Espn, Nice, Inter Milan, Barca


Cardiff City's Emiliano Sala onboard missing plane

Caen head coach Fabien Mercadal expresses his shock at the news that former forward Emiliano Sala is reportedly among the passengers of a missing plane. Saying hopes for survival of those on board are "slim," police have suspended the search for a light aircraft carrying Cardiff City's Emiliano Sala after it disappeared over the English Channel en route to the Welsh capital for the football player to make his club debut. Both French and British maritime authorities spent the day searchin...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Transfers, Cardiff City, French Ligue 1, Nantes, Caen, Guernsey, English Premier League, Emiliano Sala, Fabien Mercadal


Ashley Cole signs for ex-Chelsea teammate Frank Lampard at Derby

In typical Zlatan Ibrahimovic fashion, he tells ESPN FC that his LA Galaxy will be successful in 2019 and discusses his 500th career goal. Take the mic away? Avoid him? Kick him? MLS coaches have their (tongue-in-cheek) say as to how to stop the great man. David Beckham completed his blockbuster move to Major League Soccer, joining the LA Galaxy on this day in 2007. ESPN FC's Seb Salazar sits down with Guillermo Barros Schelotto to talk his move to LA Galaxy and...
Tags: Europe, Youtube, Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Liverpool, David Beckham, Tottenham, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Transfers, Mls, LA Galaxy, Espn, Derby, Frank Lampard


Tottenham want £15m for Vincent Janssen amid MLS, China links - sources

Mauricio Pochettino provides an update on Dele Alli after Tottenham's win at Fulham and offers an optimistic view of the absence of his key players. Tottenham are looking for around £15 million for wantaway striker Vincent Janssen, who has attracted tentative interest from clubs in MLS, China and Europe, sources have told ESPN FC. 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 trans...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Story, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Transfers, Mls, Espn, Major League Soccer, Fulham, Barca, United, ESPN FC TV


PSG ordered to reinstate Adrien Rabiot by pro footballers' union

Paris Saint-Germain put on a show at the Parc des Princes with a Neymar brace alongside hat tricks from Kylian Mbappé and Edinson Cavani marking a 9-0 win. Julien Laurens gives the latest updates on Paris Saint-Germain's January transfer targets. Paris Saint-Germain have been warned by the National Union of Professional Footballers (UNFP) that they will face punishment if they do not reinstate wantaway midfielder Adrien Rabiot within the next 48 hours. Rabiot has been training wit...
Tags: Football, Qatar, Sport, Story, Paris, Paris Saint Germain, Transfers, Psg, French Ligue 1, Edinson Cavani, Adrien Rabiot, Julien Laurens, Saint Germain, Parc des Princes, Rabiot, ESPN FC PSG


LIVE Transfer Talk: Man United step up Bergwijn chase, Tottenham keen on PSV winger

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open again. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to/out of your club this month. TOP STORY: Man United step up Bergwijn chase PSV and Netherlands winger Steven Bergwijn has caught the eye of Manchester United and Tottenham, with the Red Devils making a £25m move to land their man, according to the Sun. Transfers How a transfer works With help from former T...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Netherlands, Tottenham, Transfers, Mls, Espn, Barca, United, Red Devils, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk


LIVE Transfer Talk: Manchester United's Pogba, Chelsea's Hazard do U-turns on future

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open again. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to/out of your club this month. TOP STORY: Pogba and Hazard do U-turns over moves? 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 medical like? Can a 44-year-old man cut it in t...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Chelsea, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Old Trafford, Transfers, Mls, Jose Mourinho, Eden Hazard, Espn, Barca, United, Red Devils


Transfer Talk: Manchester United's Pogba, Chelsea's Hazard do U-turns on future

The guys discuss whether Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri needs to adjust from his typical tactics, with Manchester United and Arsenal showing good form. The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open again. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to/out of your club this month. TOP STORY: Pogba does United U-turn Transfers How a transfer works With help from former Tottenham and Liverpool director of...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Chelsea, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Old Trafford, Transfers, Mls, Jose Mourinho, Eden Hazard, Espn, Barca, United, Red Devils


Arsenal head of recruitment Sven Mislintat to leave next month

Gab Marcotti cites lucrative contracts and a sense of confusion at the club as reasons Arsenal are unlikely to sign new players in January. Arsenal have confirmed that head of recruitment Sven Mislintat will leave next month. Last week, a source told ESPN FC that the 46-year-old would leave the Emirates Stadium after a series of disagreements over the Gunners' organisational structure and transfer strategy. In a statement, Arsenal thanked Mislintat for "a truly outstanding job in helping u...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Arsenal, Transfers, Emirates Stadium, English Premier League, ESPN FC, Sven Mislintat, Mislintat


Barcelona in talks to sign Kevin Prince Boateng on loan with permanent option - sources

Carlos Vela did not rule out a move to Barcelona, despite saying he is happy at LAFC. Barcelona put on a show for the fans at the Camp Nou, as Lionel Messi secured the home victory with a beautiful strike with his right foot. Zlatan Ibrahimovic opens up to ESPN FC about Paul Pogba's revitalization since Jose Mourinho's departure and likens it to his disagreements with Pep Guardiola at Barcelona. Arsenal manager Unai Emery was reluctant to speak about rumoured...
Tags: Europe, Football, Spain, Sport, Barcelona, Story, Liverpool, Tottenham, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pep Guardiola, Lionel Messi, Transfers, Mls, Jose Mourinho, Espn, Sevilla


Martial close to new Manchester United deal after breakthrough - sources

ESPN FC's Craig Burley recaps all eight results from Saturday's Premier League action. Zlatan Ibrahimovic opens up to ESPN FC about Paul Pogba's revitalization since Jose Mourinho's departure and likens it to his disagreements with Pep Guardiola at Barcelona. Anthony Martial is moving closer to a new deal at Manchester United, sources have told ESPN FC. Protracted talks that have lasted more than a year are nearing a conclusion and, although final details are still ...
Tags: France, Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Old Trafford, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pep Guardiola, Transfers, Mls, Jose Mourinho, Espn, Barca


Manchester United extend Matteo Darmian contract amid Juventus interest - sources

Craig Burley reflects on the positive change in attitude at Manchester United after their seventh straight win under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Manchester United have extended Matteo Darmian's contract amid interest from Juventus in the Italian defender, sources have told ESPN FC. Editors' Picks Watch on ESPN networks in the U.S. ESPN+ is America's home for a host of professional soccer leagues from around the world, highlighted by Italy's Serie A, Major League Soccer, UEFA N...
Tags: Football, America, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Italy, Old Trafford, Transfers, Argentina, Juventus, Espn, United, Buenos Aires, Matteo Darmian, Mourinho, English Premier League


Transfer Talk: Tottenham turn to West Ham's Andy Carroll amid injury crisis

Harry Winks scored with the final kick of the game to lead Tottenham past Fulham after losing Dele Alli to injury late on. Harry Winks scored with the final kick of the game to lead Tottenham past Fulham after losing Dele Alli to injury late on. Harry Winks scored with the final kick of the game to lead Tottenham past Fulham after losing Dele Alli to injury late on. Mauricio Pochettino provides an update on Dele Alli after Tottenham's win at Fulham and offers an o...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United, Spurs, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Transfers, West Ham, Harry Kane, Fulham, Andy Carroll, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Dele Alli


LIVE Transfer Talk: Tottenham turn to West Ham's Andy Carroll amid injury crisis

Harry Winks scored with the final kick of the game to lead Tottenham past Fulham after losing Dele Alli to injury late on. The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open again. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to/out of your club this month. Carroll a surprise target for Spurs Transfers How a transfer works With help from former Tottenham and Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli, we ...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, West Ham United, Tottenham, Transfers, Mls, West Ham, Espn, Harry Kane, Fulham, Barca, Andy Carroll, Psg