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Manchester City Set To Meet Liverpool’s 50m Valuation Of Raheem Sterling Following Lifting Of FFP Sanctions

Manchester City will come back with an offer closer to Liverpool FC’s valuation of Raheem Sterling and their other targets after Uefa removed its restrictions on transfers and wages imposed as part of its Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules. The Raheem Sterling saga is finally coming to a close as per reports in the the Times, with Manchester City set to beat Real Madrid, Manchester United, Chelsea FC, andArsenal FC to the Liverpool FC winger. Manchester City had two previous bids of 30 million and 40 million GBP rejected. They are now expected to comeback with an offer closer to the 50 million GBP valuation of Liverpool FC as Uefa lifted their restrictions on transfers and wages imposed on the club as part of its Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules as per the Times Real Madrid, Chelsea FC, Arsenal FC, and Liverpool FC’s hated rivals Manchester United were all interested in the player who scored 7 goals and recorded 8 assists in […] Read more »

BRU77 - 20021029 - BRUGGE, BELGIUM : Barcelona's Juan Riquelme celebrates after scoring the winning goal during the UEFA Champions League match between Club Brugge and Barcelona, Tuesday 29 October 2002 in Brugge. Barcelona won 0-1. EPA PHOTO BELGA / ANSOTTE/BOUCAU/DE VOECHT /win

I Regret Rejecting Manchester United : Argentina Superstar Juan Roman Riquelme

Argentina superstar Juan Roman Riquelme has confirmed that Manchester United were eager to sign him in 2006 before Villarreal played Arsenal FC in the semi finals of the Champions League. As per reports by Mundo Deportivo, the former FC Barcelona playmaker revealed that he turned down a move from Manchester United, citing it as as his only regret of a career littered with fantastic moments. Riquelme, 37, is now retired, but during his peak, he was widely recognised as one of the most gifted Argentina players of his generation and almost single handedly carried Villarreal to the Champions League final in 2006 only for a late missed penalty. The playmaker was a youth prodigy at Boca Juniors and his consistently excellent performances earned him a move to La Liga giants FC Barcelona. However, things did not quite fall into place for Riquelme at Camp Nou as he endured a very frustrating time in the Catalan capital. The playmaker was managed by Louis van Gaal, the […] Read more »

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Liverpool FC In Talks To Sign Another Brazil Starlet: The Guardian

Liverpool FC are in talks with Brazil midfielder Allan Rodrigues de Souza from Internacional as the club looks to bolster it’s squad. The 18-year-old midfielder impressed Liverpool FC coaches during a tournament held in Indonesia and Kuala Lumpur earlier this year, when both Liverpool FC and Internatcional’s under-18s teams featured. The Guardian reports that Liverpool FC are in talks to bring the player from Porto Alegre to Anfield. The report says: Allan, as he is more succinctly known, would cost around £500,000 and represents part of a concerted effort by Liverpool to bolster their options at youth level this summer. The Anfield club have this week signed 16-year-old Dutch winger Bobby Adekanye, who was available after his 2011 move from Ajax to Barcelona was declared illegal by Fifa, and 17-year-old striker Brooks Lennon. The United States under-18 international spent a trial period at Liverpool in January 2014 and has joined from MLS side Real Salt Lake, where he scored 31 goals at academy […] Read more »