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Liverpool and Everton transfer sh*tshows torn to shreds as Caicedo is January window loser

There must have been something in the transfer water on Merseyside because Everton and Liverpool had diabolical windows. Moises Caicedo’s wasn’t much better. The winners are here if you want something a little cheerier… EvertonThere is a softly humorous paradox to what might be Everton’s final transfer window as a Premier League club for some …

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Total Man Utd rejection sparks late push to sign West Ham star whose future is no longer assured

Man Utd have emphatically closed the door on a defensive exit this month, with the player’s primary suitor quickly shifting their attention to a West Ham star instead, per reports. Erik ten Hag is understood to be hesitant to allow any first-team stars to leave this month. With good reason, Manchester United are going strong …

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Caicedo is proof of new Arsenal obsession as Liverpool transfer brilliance revealed

Over the past decade, two current Premier League clubs have spent most of their money on Liverpool players. Moises Caicedo is typical of Arsenal’s new focus. Since the start of the 2012/13 season, which clubs are sending the most money by Premier League outfits? Arsenal love giving Brighton cash, albeit not quite enough to secure …

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Newcastle, Spurs linked with £100m Chelsea flop; Guendouzi back to England?

Chelsea could use Romelu Lukaku in a part-exchange deal for a top European striker while West Ham and Aston Villa are set to battle it out for a former Arsenal midfielder. LUKAKU’S FUTURE UP IN THE AIRRomelu Lukaku is back on loan at Inter Milan this season after a turbulent 2021-22 campaign with Chelsea. It …

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Every Premier League club’s most improved player of the season

Leeds would be entirely fucked without their most improved player and there are no prizes for guessing Manchester United’s. We’ve also picked our biggest slumps. Arsenal – Granit XhakaPeople say footballers are in their prime when they’re around 28. It’s the point where they have the most experience while their physical condition is still somewhere …

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Every Premier League club’s slump of the season features nine England internationals

The Premier League’s Golden Boot winner and the best goalkeeper of 2021-22 feature among the greatest slumps of the season. This lot, by contrast, have turned things around. Arsenal – Takehiro TomiyasuThe Japan international was among Arsenal’s top performers last season, particularly at the start of the campaign, but has seen his game time limited …

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The January transfer window: Analyzing 20 years of results (on the pitch)

The year 2003 saw a revolution in the English transfer market. That summer, Chelsea — recently acquired by Roman Abramovich — purchased 13 players in a spree that marked the start of a new Premier League was. While six months earlier, the league had its first experience of the FIFA-imposed January transfer window. No longer …

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Manchester United and Tottenham lead the way in 2000-minute club as fixtures mount

The already daft 2022/23 fixture list is hitting its daftest point of all with cup commitments and the imminent return of European football making for a heady brew. Manchester United, for instance, have been playing every four games (at best) since returning to post-World Cup Premier League action on December 27 and will continue playing …

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Liverpool, Arsenal stars among five who impressed before World Cup but have regressed since

There are a few to choose from at Man City but the post-World Cup regression has been clear from previously sparkling forwards at Arsenal and Liverpool. Some players improved on indifferent form after returning from Qatar. This lot did not. João Cancelothe five Manchester City players who are reportedly a little p*ssed off at Pep …

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