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Thursday January 14 2021
Sassuolo 'won't consider' Locatelli offers

Sassuolo director Giovanni Carnevali warns they ‘won’t even take into consideration’ any offer for Manuel Locatelli in January, including from Juventus or Manchester City.

The question specifically cited the reported interest from English media of Manchester City for Italy international midfielder Locatelli.

“Seeing Sassuolo players in the headlines is a positive thing, as it means our team and players have been doing well to attract attention,” Carnevali told RAI Sport.

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Wednesday January 13 2021
Man City fight Juve for Locatelli

Manchester City have reportedly joined Juventus in the race for Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli, with a price-tag set at €35m.

The Milan youth academy product just turned 23 last week and already has six senior caps for Italy under his belt.

Juve have made no secret of their interest in Locatelli, who played 126 Serie A matches with six goals and nine assists.

Now the Daily Mail claim that Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City have also set their sights on the young midfielder.

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Tuesday January 12 2021
Boniek: 'Zielinski can be better than De Bruyne'

Poland Federation President Zibi Boniek claims Napoli midfielder Piotr Zielinski ‘could become even better than Kevin de Bruyne.’

Polish legend Boniek spoke to Radio Kiss Kiss about Zielinski’s progress for the Serie A side.

“Zielinski is a player with pure technique. He can shake off a marker with a single touch, he’s unpredictable, and becoming a father will help him to become even more mature,” said the President of the Polish FA.

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Tuesday January 5 2021
Guidolin: 'Zielinski is like De Bruyne'

Former Udinese coach Francesco Guidolin compares Napoli midfielder Piotr Zielinski to Manchester City star Kevin de Bruyne. ‘But he must score more’.

The Poland international moved from the Friuli to Napoli in August 2016 and made his debut at the Dacia Arena under Guidolin, who rates the 26-year-old among the best.

“Zielinski is like De Bruyne, but he must score more,” Guidolin told Il Mattino.

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Monday December 28 2020
Serie B: Frosinone game postponed

Frosinone’s upcoming Serie B match against Pisa has been postponed due to a COVID outbreak, just 24 hours after they drew with 14 players unavailable.

Alessandro Nesta’s team had played a 1-1 draw with Pordenone on Sunday with half the 28-man squad out of action due to positive COVID tests.

In theory, Frosinone could’ve played their one ‘bonus’ and requested the game be postponed due to the outbreak.

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Monday December 28 2020
Joao Pedro most prolific Brazilian in 2020

Cagliari forward Joao Pedro has scored 15 goals for the Rossoblu in 2020 and is the most efficient Brazilian in the five leading European Leagues.

From January this year, there are no Brazilians who have fared better than the Casteddu striker, with four goals down to the next player on the list.

Matheus Cunha from Hertha Berlin is second with 11 goals, whilst Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus completes the podium with 10 goals.

Everton attacker Richarlison has scored nine goals in 2020, with Neymar at fifth with only eight goals at PSG.

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Sunday December 20 2020
Kulusevski wants to become as strong as De Bruyne

Juventus’ Dejan Kulusevski says he wants to become ‘as strong as Kevin De Bruyne’ and adds he was happy to return to Parma.

The Swede, who played at the Ennio Tardini on loan last season, scored Juventus’ opener against the Ducali on Saturday.

“I also won a Primavera title here, I was very happy to return and meet my former teammates,” the 20-year-old told DAZN.

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Saturday December 12 2020
Haaland on Juventus, CR7 and Zlatan

Erling Braut Haaland’s father, Alf Inge Haaland, confirms he had talks with Juventus before joining Borussia Dortmund and ‘loves Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.’

The hitman has won the Golden Boy Award for 2020 as the young player most likely to have a breakout campaign, so his father – the former Leeds United striker – spoke to the newspaper that organises it, Tuttosport.

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Friday November 20 2020
Inter rejected City's €50m Bastoni bid

Inter reportedly rejected Manchester City’s €50m bid to sign Alessandro Bastoni last summer and are now willing to offer the defender a contract extension.

According to Il Corriere dello Sport, Manchester City wanted to offer €50m to sign the promising defender in the summer but the Nerazzurri made it clear they didn’t want to sell the player at any price.

Bastoni joined the Nerazzurri from Atalanta for €31m in 2017.

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Thursday November 19 2020
PSG favourites for Alaba

German reports suggest PSG are the favourites to sign David Alaba from Bayern Munich, ahead of Juventus, Chelsea and Manchester City.

The Austria international has said he is ready to leave as a free agent next summer, or potentially for a cut-price fee in January.

Juve have been linked, along with Premier League sides Chelsea and Manchester City.

However, German site Kicker claim Paris Saint-Germain have the upper hand, largely because they’d be prepared to pay his €20m per year salary demands.

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