Leicester told to stump up £16m for Austria defender
Dec30

Leicester told to stump up £16m for Austria defender

Leicester City are reportedly interested in signing £16m-rated Austria international Aleksandar Dragovic. The Premier League side, who sit level on points with league leaders Arsenal at the top of the table heading into the New Year, are poised to make a January swoop for the Dinamo Kiev centre-half. The 24-year-old, who has 43 international caps for his country, has scored once in 23 appearances in all competitions for the Premier...

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Everton ready to offer £20m for Ukraine’s star player
Dec20

Everton ready to offer £20m for Ukraine’s star player

Everton are reportedly ready to spend up to £20m in a bid to sign Ukraine star Andriy Yarmolenko. The Premier League side, who lost 3-2 to surprise league leaders Leicester City on Saturday, are set to reignite their interest in the Dinamo Kiev forward following their failed summer pursuit of the player. The 26-year-old, who has 55 international caps for his country, has scored an outstanding 13 goals in just 22 appearances in all...

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Champions League Round-up: Arsenal and Chelsea both win to keep chances alive
Nov25

Champions League Round-up: Arsenal and Chelsea both win to keep chances alive

Arsenal’s hopes of qualifying from the Champions League group stages are still alive following a comfortable 3-0 win over Dinamo Zagreb at the Emirates. Mesut Ozil opened the scoring just before the half-hour mark with a diving header after a lovely passing move, and Alexis Sanchez doubled their lead just minutes later to give the hosts a two-goal lead at the break. The Chilean added a third in the second half, as the Gunners wrapped...

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Profile: Ukraine winger Andriy Yarmolenko
Nov18

Profile: Ukraine winger Andriy Yarmolenko

Starring in Ukraine’s Euro 2016 play-off victory over Slovenia, Andriy Yarmolenko further highlighted his importance for the national team, and showed the world yet again what a superb talent he is. At only 26-years-old, he still has time to improve and despite signing a new five-year deal in October a move to the Premier League could be on the cards, with Everton, Stoke and Chelsea all reportedly interested. Shoot takes a look into...

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Top 5: Players to watch in Euro 2016 play-offs
Nov11

Top 5: Players to watch in Euro 2016 play-offs

With the Euro 2016 play-offs kicking off on Thursday, eight teams will be looking to claim the final four spots in next summer’s tournament. Here we take a look at the five players who could make the difference and steer their country to France. 5. Milivoje Novakovic (Slovenia) Not a name many will recognise, but Novakovic has played a big role in getting Slovenia into the play-offs. Currently plying his trade in Japan for...

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Round-up: Champions League – Arsenal thrashed but Chelsea secure much-needed win
Nov05

Round-up: Champions League – Arsenal thrashed but Chelsea secure much-needed win

Arsenal suffered a club-record equalling defeat in Europe as they were thrashed 5-1 by Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena. Goals from Robert Lewandowski, David Alaba, Arjen Robben and a Thomas Muller brace has put the Gunners’ in a tough position to qualify. Arsene Wenger’s side, who had made it 4-1 with Olivier Giroud’s fifth goal in six games, are bottom of the group and six points behind second-placed Olympiacos,...

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