Manchester City Boss Pep Guardiola Loses Mother to Coronavirus

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The coronavirus pandemic has created a world unlike anything we have ever experienced. The situation has become so dire that it’s now on par with the plagues of 1349 and 1918. We’ve all been affected by it, as our daily lives have been turned upside down.

For those of us not personally or individually hit by the pandemic directly, we are the lucky ones. Others are not so fortunate, and that sadly includes Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, who tragically lost his mother to COVID-19.

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Arsenal FC Transfer Talk: Willian, Issa Diop, Ryan Fraser

Arsenal FC, along with the rest of most global football, are off indefinitely, so let’s do some transfer talk instead. If there’s one thing that can survive a global pandemic, it’s transfer rumors.

We start up with the latest on the Willian transfer saga. The soon to be out of contract Chelsea winger is wanted by several teams, including both clubs that comprise the north London derby. According to a report from the Daily Star, Tottenham are leading the chase right now.

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Tottenham Transfer Talk: Brooks, Kane, Willian, Fraser

Tottenham Hotspur, along with the rest of most global football, are off indefinitely, so let’s do some transfer talk instead. If there’s one thing that can survive a global pandemic, it’s transfer rumors.

AFC Bournemouth star David Brooks, according to the Sun, is on the trading block as the Cherries are looking to fire sale. Many of their top players, including the 22-year-old attacking midfielder, will be made available.

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Man United Transfer Talk: Matthijs De Ligt, David Brooks, Harry Kane

Manchester United, along with the rest of most global football, are off indefinitely, so let’s do some transfer talk instead. If there’s one thing that can survive a global pandemic, it’s transfer rumors. We start with the latest on Matthijs De Ligt, a defender with which United have been heavily linked again this spring.

The former Ajax man has no regrets over joining Juventus,  on a £67.5 million transfer fee last summer for a five-year-deal. The 20-year-old Dutchman is very happy where he is, selecting Juve over several other clubs, according to his father-in-law.

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Manchester City to Investigate Kyle Walker for Lockdown Sex Party

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Kyle Walker joined the ranks of Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish, West Ham’s Declan Rice and Chelsea’s Mason Mount as Premier League footballers who have broken quarantine and violated social distancing guidelines during the coronavirus pandemic.

When Kyle Walker did it though, well, he did so in a very colorful manner, inviting two sex workers to his home. A report in the Sun said Kyle Walker and a friend paid £2,200 for Louise McNamara and a 24-year-old Brazilian woman to his home on Tuesday night. They stayed until Wednesday, the very same day that Walker posted a message to his followers urging them to stay home and shelter in place.

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Arsenal FC Transfer Talk: Lingard, Smalling, Richards, Ceballos

Arsenal FC, along with the rest of most global football, are off indefinitely, so let’s do some transfer talk instead. If there’s one thing that can survive a global pandemic, it’s transfer rumors.

With that in mind, let’s take a spin through the Arsenal related rumor mill, starting with the first of two Manchester United players that could make the move to north London. Winger Jesse Lingard, who has worn out his welcome to say the least, could certainly from a change of scenery.

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Man United News: Jesse Lingard, Andreas Pereira, Chris Smalling

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The coronavirus pandemic has brought all of world football down for the foreseeable future. The Premier League announced suspension of play until April 30, and at that point they will re-evaluate again. That said, there are still plenty of interesting Manchester United related news and notes to go over.

Let’s take a look at some of the news items trending in cyberspace right now during these very strange days and extremely uncertain times. (For today’s MUFC transfer rumors round-up, go here)

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Chelsea FC Transfer Talk: Philippe Coutinho, Angel Gomes

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Chelsea FC, along with the rest of most global football, are off indefinitely, so let’s do some transfer talk instead. If there’s one thing that can survive a global pandemic, it’s transfer rumors.

We commence with a story on prodigy/whiz kid/starlet/whatever term you would apply Angel Gomes shooting down the narratives that clam he wants out of Old Trafford. The Daily Mirror reports that United have re-opened contract extension talks with Gomes, who will see his deal expire this summer. The 19-year-old midfielder is reportedly looking to stay put, and thus snub interest from Chelsea.

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Man United Transfer Talk: Angel Gomes, Saul Niguez, Timo Werner

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Manchester United, along with the rest of most global football, are off indefinitely, so let’s do some transfer talk instead. If there’s one thing that can survive a global pandemic, it’s transfer rumors. (For today’s MUFC news and notes round-up, go here) We start with a story of prodigy/whiz kid/whichever term you want to use Angel Gomes shooting down the narratives that he wants to leave Old Trafford.

The Daily Mirror reports that United have re-opened talks with Gomes, who is out of contract this summer. The 19-year-old midfielder is reportedly looking to stay put, and thus snub interest from Chelsea.

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Liverpool FC News: Klopp, Mane, Salah, Henderson, UCL

Liverpool FC, along with the rest of global football, are off indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic, but there are still plenty of Reds news items to discuss.

So let’s get started with where Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane ranked in the Who Scored.com top 50 in Europe. The high scoring duo were ranked much lower than one would expect, as neither cracked the top 25. Salah was #30 and Mane #28, read the justification over at this link

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Man United News: Marcus Rashford, Brandon Williams, Harry Maguire

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The coronavirus pandemic has brought all of world football down for the foreseeable future. The Premier League announced suspension of play until April 30, and at that point they will re-evaluate again. That said, there is still plenty of interesting Manchester United related news and notes to go over.

Let’s take a look at some of the news items trending in cyberspace right now during these very strange days and extremely uncertain times. (For today’s MUFC transfer rumors round-up, go here) We start with leading scorer Marcus Rashford, who made a very young fan’s day by responding to his letter about missing football.

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Man United Transfer Talk: Thomas Meunier, Edinson Cavani

Manchester United, along with the rest of most global football, are off indefinitely, so let’s do some transfer talk instead. If there’s one thing that can survive a global pandemic, it’s transfer rumors. By the way, we have the MUFC news and notes round-up for today, at this link.

We start with a narrative on a defensive target, Thomas Meunier. The 28-year-old Belgian international and Paris Saint-Germain man is out of contract at the end of the season and available on a free.

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