From unthinkable to inevitable: the impending departure of Aaron Ramsey

There is a now-infamous photograph from December 2012, taken in an Arsenal boardroom, which shows Arsène Wenger standing behind Carl Jenkinson, Aaron Ramsey, Jack Wilshere, Kieran Gibbs, and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Now, only the first two still remain at the club – and with the Welshman out of contract in the summer and his departure more…

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Ligue 1 2018-19 previews: Part 1 – From Amiens to Lyon

As the Ligue 1 season returns this coming weekend, we run down each of the teams and what is anticipated from them. — Amiens One of the surprise teams of last season, as they defied all expectations and not only remained in the top flight, but did so with ease. Their success was built off…

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Is Jorginho the perfect replacement for Fernandinho?

Manchester City are reportedly on the brink of signing of Napoli midfielder Jorginho, a move that would see Fernandinho replaced. Pep Guardiola has never been one to rest on his laurels with regards to strengthening his squad in transfer windows; yet even for the Spaniard, securing this deal this early would be quite the coup.…

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