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GUARDIAN – Liverpool yet to reach agreement with Barcelona over transfer of Luis Suárez

Talks could hinge on persuading Alexis Sanchez to move Liverpool keen to sign Chilean forward as replacementLiverpools attempts to persuade Barcelona forward Alexis Sanchez to move to Anfield mean Luis Surezs transfer to the Nou Camp will not be concluded until next week at the earliest.Reports emerging from Spain claimed a straight cash fee had been agreed which is lower than the buy-out clause, believed to be between 70million and 80million, in the Uruguay internationals contract. Continue reading…

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GUARDIAN – Luis Suárez allowed to train during his suspension after Fifa backtracks

It would be disproportionate to limit those rights to the player Uruguay FA launch an appeal against Luis Suárezs biting banFifa has confirmed Uruguay have appealled against Luis Surezs ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini but the world governing body appeared to contradict its earlier ruling by stating the striker would not be barred from training during his suspension.Surez was banned from all football activity after the incident in Uruguays World Cup match against Italy, and this was assumed to include training when he returns to Liverpool. Continue reading…

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GUARDIAN – Chelsea manager José Mourinho tight-lipped over team selection for Liverpool

No clues over line-up for potential title decider at Anfield ‘Wait for Sunday and on Sunday you will know our team’Chelsea manager Jos Mourinho refused to confirm or deny whether he will pick a significantly weakened team to play leaders Liverpool on Sunday in a match that could effectively decide the Premier League title.Chelsea are five points behind with three games to play and Mourinho has suggested he would give priority to the Champions League semi-final second leg against Atltico Madrid on Wednesday. After the first leg, a goalless draw in Madrid, he threatened to “play the kids” at Liverpool, keeping his senior players fresh for the game at Stamford Bridge. Continue reading…

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