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The Royal Blue Mersey team take a look at summer transfer targets, next season’s expectations, and more. [RBM]
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“I still can’t believe I am learning from one of the best managers in the world. It’s brilliant for a player as young as me. I have to keep learning from him and keep working hard. Playing first-team football in the Premier League at 18 is a dream and I’ve just got to keep working hard and push on now. I need to keep developing because I’ve still got loads of areas I need to improve on. That’s what I’m focusing on – getting better and helping the team when I can,” says Jarrad Branthwaite. [EFC]
Despite recent rumours of Gabriel completing a move to Arsenal/Manchester United/Napoli, we will reportedly have to wait a little longer for any official news.
We won’t see a decision on Gabriel, for whatever club, until next week at the earliest! 3 clubs “pushing hard”, Everton being one of them— Alan Myers (@ALANMYERSMEDIA) August 6, 2020
Napoli midfielder Allan is another player in the Everton transfer twister that seems to keep spinning. [Daily Mail]
Chelsea are reportedly looking to offload Kurt Zouma this summer. Would you take him back? [Sky Sports]
“He [Nkounkou] looks a really good prospect. He has worked very, very hard in these first few days. There are obviously a lot of things to work on but he looks a great athlete. I’m looking forward to honing in on his position - it’s a position I know very well - and trying to help him with the tactical understanding and requirements of what’s needed at the highest level,” says David Unsworth. [EFC]
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Manchester City face Real Madrid and Juventus take on Lyon in Champions League action.
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