Liverpool not willing to meet Shakhtar Donetsk’s £53m asking price of Brazilian
Feb01

Liverpool not willing to meet Shakhtar Donetsk’s £53m asking price of Brazilian

Liverpool reportedly look set to miss out on Brazil midfielder Alex Teixeira, according to the Evening Standard. The Premier League side, who drew 0-0 with West Ham United in the FA Cup at the weekend, had a £24.5m bid rejected for the Shakhtar Donetsk star last month. The 26-year-old has scored a sensational 26 goals in 26 appearances in all competitions for the Ukrainian outfit this season. The report suggests that Shakhtar want...

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Liverpool must pay more than £50m to sign top transfer target
Jan30

Liverpool must pay more than £50m to sign top transfer target

Liverpool have reportedly been told that they must pay more than £50 million if they are to sign Shakhtar Donetsk forward Alex Teixeira, according Shakhtar chief executive, Sergei Palkin, via the Liverpool Echo. The Reds have been heavily linked with a move for the prolific Brazilian this month, and Palkin says the Merseyside outfit submitted a bid of £24 million plus £3 million of add-ons. However, the Ukrainian club rejected that...

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Chelsea and Liverpool’s 26-goal midfield target to cost at least £39m
Jan22

Chelsea and Liverpool’s 26-goal midfield target to cost at least £39m

Chelsea and Liverpool target Alex Teixeira will likely set either club back a whopping £39m during the January transfer window, according to BBC Radio 5 Live. The Premier League giants, who currently sit 14th and ninth in the standings respectively, have both been heavily linked with moves for Shakhtar Donetsk’s in-form attacking midfielder this month. The 26-year-old, who is yet to earn his first senior international cap for Brazil,...

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Liverpool launch £24.5m raid on Chelsea target
Jan21

Liverpool launch £24.5m raid on Chelsea target

Liverpool have launched a £24.5m bid for Chelsea target Alex Teixeira, as reported by the Liverpool Echo. The Premier League side, who defeated League Two Exeter City 3-0 in their FA Cup third-round replay on Wednesday night, want to sign the in-form Shakhtar Donetsk attacking midfielder during the January transfer window. The 26-year-old, who is yet to earn his first senior international cap for Brazil, has scored a sensational 26...

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Chelsea: One player the Blues could sign in January
Jan05

Chelsea: One player the Blues could sign in January

Name: Alex Teixeira Position: Midfielder Club: Shakhtar Donestsk With interim boss Guus Hiddink now at the helm; the defending Premier League champions appear to still be pursuing former manager Jose Mourinho’s top transfer target, with Chelsea heavily linked to move for Brazilian attacking midfielder Alex Teixeira. The 25-year-old, who is surprisingly uncapped at international level, has scored a sensational 26 goals in 26...

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Chelsea seal deal for 26-goal free-scoring midfielder
Dec23

Chelsea seal deal for 26-goal free-scoring midfielder

Chelsea have reportedly agreed a deal to sign Brazilian ace Alex Teixiera next month. The defending Premier League champions, who currently lie 15th in the standings after losing nine of their opening 17 fixtures, are understood to have thrashed out a deal for the Shakhtar Donetsk attacking midfielder before the January transfer window has opened. The 25-year-old, who is surprisingly uncapped at international level, has scored a...

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