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Meireles hints at Chelsea move for Ronaldo!

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Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo's former teammate Raul Meireles has said any English Premier League (EPL) club would be the Real Madrid star's ideal destination if he decides to leave Spain.

"Yes of course (he could return to the Premier League)," Meireles told Sky Sports News HQ.


Ryan Giggs: "I don't see why Rooney can't still be at the club"

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If Wayne Rooney can accept a bit-part role as opposed to the mainstay he was at English football giants Manchester United a few years back, the English forward could have a future at the club, former United star Ryan Giggs said.

"Wayne is a proven goal scorer," Giggs told Sky Sports News. "Give him a chance, Wayne will score. It is whether he can put up with not being first choice or whether he can develop his game, which I had to around the same age -- not being certain to play every game, but playing 25-30 games and contributing."


Man City plotting swoop for another Brazilian teen sensation

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English football club Manchester City are preparing a proposal to sign Vasco da Gama's Brazil under-20 midfielder Douglas, according to media reports.

The English Premier League (EPL) club sent a scout to watch the 19-year-old in Vasco's 1-0 victory over Atletico Goianiense in Brazil's Serie A championship on Sunday, according the Lance news portal.


Canadian Championship Final Preview: Toronto FC vs Montreal Impact

Toronto FC will host the Montreal Impact in the second leg of the Canadian Championship Final Tuesday, June 27 at BMO Field in Toronto. Despite a 1-1 draw in the opening leg, Toronto lead the two-game aggregate score series with an all-important away goal.

With Tuesdays match now sold out and standing room tickets having been released, the 10th Anniversary Canadian Championship Final is certain to be a memorable match as the two rivals vie for the national title.  Fans coast to coast will also be able to catch the action live on TSN 1, 3, 4, and 5 and RDS, the Canada Soccer’s official broadcaster.


Crystal Palace unveil Frank de Boer as new Manager

Former Inter Milan coach Frank de Boer on Monday was appointed as the coach of English Premier League (EPL) football club Crystal Palace for three years.

De Boer has previously managed Dutch club Ajax and won four consecutive Eredivisie titles with them. His move to Inter Milan didn't work out anywhere near as well, with the former Dutch international skipper sacked less than 3 months into the job.


Interest growing in Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte

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Agent Federico Pastorello, who was involved in the signing of coach Antonio Conte for English Premier League (EPL) club Chelsea, on Monday revealed that Serie A club Inter Milan was interested in the Italian coach.

Pastorello also revealed Conte's success made him wanted by the Italian club. Conte helped Chelsea to clinch the EPL title in his debut season.


Chelsea closing in on £61m defender

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Premier League Champions Chelsea are boosting their squad in preparation for a return to the Champions League next season, and the Blues appear to be closing in on a £61 million deal with Juventus for their superstar Brazilian wing-back Alex Sandro.

Italian media house Corriere della Sera are reporting that Juventus have accepted a €70 million bid from Chelsea for the 26 year old defender and with Sandro having already agreed personal terms with the Blues, a move to West London from Turin seems imminent for the rampaging defender.


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