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Kamaldeen Sulemana could leave FC Nordsjaelland this summer. The 19-year-old has been linked with moves to Ajax, Lyon, and Rennes. The Ghanaian is yet to make a decision on his future after impressing at the Danish side. He has been compared to Neymar by some of Europe’s biggest clubs. WHO IS KAMALDEEN SULEMANA? Ghanaian-born Nordsjaelland striker Samuel Sulemana has signed his first professional contract with the Danish club. The year-old was discovered at the Right to Dream Academy in Ghana, before being transferred to Denmark. His coach Flemming Pedersen compared him to Brazilian star Neymar due to his playing style. He scored four goals in 13 appearances in his debut campaign in Denmark last season. WHERE COULD SULEMANA MOVE TO? Ajax is the favorites to sign Nordsjaelland midfielder Kamal Sulemana. The -year-old could follow in the footsteps of his former team-mate and friend Mohammed Kudus, who signed for the Eredivisie champions…

Arsenal starts their pre-season campaign by losing 2-1 to Hibernian at Easter Road. Nicolas Pepe missed a second-half penalty as the Gunners were beaten in front of 2,000 home fans. Arsenal goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo marked his promotion to the first-team squad with a dreadful error that gifted Martin Boyle a first-half tap-in. Eddie Nketiah missed a glorious chance to put Arsenal ahead in the first ten minutes. Cedric Soares then missed on his attempted clearance, allowing Danny Boyle to tap in. Moyo Mackay scored the only goal of the game as Hibernian beat Arsenal at Ibrox. The Scottish Premiership champions had made seven changes to their side at halftime after Steven Bradley hit the post for Steven Okonkwo’s first-half opener. Arteta Arteta made Thomas Partey, Alexandre Lacazette, Pepe, and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain among those who came on. They did eventually score with eight minutes left as the lively Lacazette slipped a…

Manchester United is preparing for a make-or-break season ahead. The Red Devils came within touching distance of glory in the UEFA Europa League last campaign, only to end second best on the night to Villarreal. Jadon Sancho and Tom Heaton could also see high-profile departures from Old Trafford this summer. FRENCH MIDFIELDER WANTS TO JOIN PSG Paul Pogba wants to join Paris Saint-Germain this summer, according to reports. The French midfielder’s current contract with Manchester United expires in 12 months. The Red Devils are eager to tie him down to a new deal and have to decide whether to sell him or risk losing him for free if he doesn’t renew. Juventus have been linked with the midfielder before and the player himself dreams of a move to Real Madrid. MANCHESTER UNITED TRACKING EVERTON PRODIGY Manchester United is interested in signing Everton left-back Thierry Small. The 16-year-old’s current deal expires…

Premier League clubs have appealed to officials to limit the use of VAR next season. The system was used to perfection at Euro 2020, leading to the right decisions without disrupting the flow of the game and giving referees more room to use their common sense. Premier League boss Jose Mourinho has said he will not allow VAR to be used in the future. Premier League clubs have made it clear that they want the use of video replays in games to continue. The VAR system was used in last season’s Cup final, but officials were encouraged to play advantage and only stop play if a clear and obvious error was detected by the VAR. Those clubs have reached out to the Premier League to urge them to intervene in the current system. PGMOL have taken the need for correct decisions too far, ruling on decisions with pinpoint accuracy and…

Liverpool has seen a £35m bid for Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez rejected. Jurgen Klopp had set his sights on the 26-year-old as a possible replacement for Georginio Wijnaldum. The Reds are in talks with Atletico over finding a compromise over their asking price, which is closer to £45m. Barcelona has proposed a swap deal that would bring Saul to the Nou Camp in exchange for Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann. If Liverpool increases their bid, Atletico is ready to accept and grant Saul his wish of a transfer. Chelsea has been linked with a loan move for Atleti forward Griezynsman. Atletico Madrid and Barcelona are in talks over a deal to swap Saul Griezmann for Rodrigo de Paul. Atleti is struggling to find the money needed to fund the wages of France international Griezman. The Spanish club has just signed Rodrigo de Paulo from Udinese for £30m. Liverpool is also…

Arsenal defender William Saliba has arrived in France ahead of his move to Marseille. The Gunners have been in talks with the Ligue 1 side for weeks over a loan deal for the center-back. The 21-year-old spent the second half of last season on loan at Nice. He will spend the rest of the season at the Stade Velodrome in France. WHAT’S THE LATEST? On Tuesday morning, Saliba went to France to seek medical treatments and to finalize his transfer to Marseilles. The move will be completed in the next few days and the teammate Matteo Guendouzi from Gunners will be joining Saliba for the season on a loan from the Velodrome Stadium. Marseilles wanted to include the obligation to purchase an option for Saliba in the loan contract, but during the talks, Arsenal denied this proposal. DOES SALIBA STILL HAVE A FUTURE AT ARSENAL? Marseille has signed Cameroon defender…

Marcus Rashford has said he has “felt no prouder” representing England at Euro 2020. The Manchester United forward has paid tribute to his team-mates and the outpouring of support he’s received after his spot-kick miss at Wembley. Rashford says he will never apologise for who he is and where he came from after he was subjected to racist abuse following the Three Lions’ defeat to Italy. WHAT HAS BEEN SAID? Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford says he is “FEELING VERY DOWN” after his penalty in the Cup final defeat by Chelsea. Rashford: “I’VE HAD A DIFFICULT SEASON, I THINK THAT’S BEEN FOR EVERYONE TO SEE AND I WENT INTO THAT FINAL WITH A LACK OF CONFIDENCE” He said: “I WILL NEVER APOLOGISE FOR WHO I AM AND WHERE I CAME FROM. I’VE FELT NO PROUDER THAN WEARING THOSE THREE LIONS ON MY CHEST AND SEEING MY FAMILY CHEER ME ON…

GK: GIGI DONNARUMMA (ITALY) Gigi Donnarumma’s move to Paris Saint-Germain looks like one of the best deals in history. The 22-year-old was utterly immense as Italy won Euro 2020 in dramatic fashion, with their giant goalkeeper saving two penalties in the final. Arsenal teenager deserves the utmost sympathy for his miss because there is no more intimidating shot-stopper in the world right now. RB: JOAKIM MAEHLE (DENMARK) Atalanta has signed Joakim Maehle from Genk for just €10 million (£8.5m) – but he is now worth three times that amount. The versatile wing-back scored two goals and created another in Denmark’s run to the semi-finals of the Under- World Cup. Atalanta is currently second in Serie A, behind rivals Juventus on points after a win over Palermo. CB: LEONARDO BONUCCI (ITALY) Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci was the man of the match in Italy’s Euro 2020 final win over England. The Italian…

The Ballon d’Or is back and the world’s best players are making their cases to claim the prize. The award was cancelled in 2020 but will be handed out again in December. Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Diego Costa are all in contention for the honour. The 2019 winner will be announced at the end of this month. #1 Lionel Messi (Unattached) Last time: 1st In 2021: 33 goals, 14 assists. Won Copa America & Copa del Rey. Lionel Messi won his first major international trophy with Argentina in the Copa America final. The Argentine was named as the Player of the Tournament and Golden Boot winner at the tournament. He also won the Golden Boot award for his goal against Colombia in the final. Messi will be hoping to win the Ballon d’Or when Argentina face Germany in the World Cup final in December. #2 Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich) Last time: 2nd In 2021: 34 goals, four assists. Won…

With Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka absence from the tournament this year Wimbledon started with , Roger Federer looking below his best standard and Novak Djokovic as hot favorit.In early rounds Serena Williams injury was a big disappointment for tennis lovers. The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion suffered the ankle injury during the early stages of her first-round match on Centre Court; Williams was in tears on court as she tried to serve at 3-3 and then retired from the match shortly after and had to be helped off court.Second big event was when Roger Federer lost in Quarter final to No. 14 seeded Hubert Hurkacz in straight sets 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-0. Tennis fans were hoping to see Federer and Novak Jokivich in Wimbledon 2021 finals. Wimbledon 2021 Women’s Final Ashleigh Barty, defeated No. 8 seed Karolína Plíšková in three sets, 6-3, 6-7 (4-7), 6-3 on Saturday in the…