'It turned out wrong': Solskjær finally admits signing Cristiano Ronaldo was a mistake
Speaking to The Athletic, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said: "Cristiano Ronaldo's transfer was a decision that was very difficult to turn down and I felt we had to take it, but it turned out wrong. It felt so right when he signed.
Marco Verratti snub & more: Fabrizio Romano reveals 5 deals rejected by Chelsea in the summer
Chelsea signed 12 players in the summer while parting ways with 23 players - whether permanently or on loan.However, in his latest video on YouTube, Fabrizio Romano reveals five deals that Chelsea could've done in the summer but chose not to.
Revealed: Partey's stance on his future as Juventus links reemerge after Paul Pogba doping case
Juventus are reportedly back in the chase to sign Arsenal midfielder Thomas Partey after Paul Pogba was suspended for testing positive in an anti-doping test.As per Fabrizio Romano, the Ghanaian midfielder is fully focused on his career at Arsenal.
'Never wanted to break rules’: Pogba's agent issues statement after testing positive in anti-doping test
Former Man United midfielder Paul Pogba has been banned in Italy after testing positive in an anti-dope test last month.The Frenchman reportedly had testosterone (a banned substance) in his body and could face multiple-year ban if unable to prove himself innocent.
Man United make Sancho decision & 3 more big stories you might've missed
Man United make Sancho decision According to reports, Jadon Sancho is ‘expected to be sold’ by Man United in the coming months after holding ‘showdown talks’ with Erik ten Hag.It was gathered that Ten Hag has been taken aback by Sancho’s reaction and he was left dismayed at the player’s decision to take their issues public.
Paul Pogba suspended for anti-doping offence
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba has been provisionally suspended from playing because of an anti-doping offence.Italy's national anti-doping tribunal said the 30-year-old returned a test with high levels of testosterone after Juve's 3-0 win at Udinese on 20 August.
Spotted: Ancelotti's grandson wearing jersey of Real Madrid's new signing – not Bellingham
Carlo Ancelotti's grandson has been seen wearing Arda Guler's Real Madrid jersey!Quite an unusual choice from the young lad.Perhaps this is some sort of a friendly wink at Fenerbahce from Ancelotti and his family.
Arsenal could restart Dusan Vlahovic pursuit in January and 4 more under-radar stories
Arsenal women dumped out of Champions LeagueArsenal crashed out of the Women’s Champions League in the qualifying stages, losing on penalties following a 3-3 draw against Paris FC.Alessia Russo came off the bench to give Arsenal an 80th-minute lifeline after Mathilde Bourdieu had scored two goals in three second-half minutes for Paris FC.
Man City are confident about securing Argentine talent, despite Brighton's interest
Manchester City are confident about securing the signing of Boca Juniors' left-back Valentin Barco for £8 million, beating competition from Brighton and Juventus. While discussions initially took place at the end of the recent transfer window, the deal is expected to be finalized in January.
One player Alemany wanted to sign before Cancelo – he's a World Cup winner (reliability: 4 stars)
Mateu Alemany wanted to sign Nahuel Molina before Joao Cancelo's option emerged, reports Marca's Isaac Suarez.Barca's former sporting director realised that it would be impossible to make an offer that would delight Atletico Madrid.
Liverpool draw up potential Salah replacement shortlist - Klopp says he likes one a lot
Liverpool have insisted that Mo Salah is not for sale despite a huge offer from Al Ittihad. However, behind the scenes, the Reds have evaluated players that could replace the Egyptian with Juventus' Federico Chiesa and Atletico Madrid's Joao Felix two names under consideration.
Chelsea will allow Lukaku to go out on loan – interested clubs revealed (reliability: 5 stars)
Chelsea have decided they will allow Romelu Lukaku leave the club on loan, as per David Ornstein.The club were previously only interested in a full sale but will now entertain offers for a loan with an obligation to buy or a straight loan if the fee is adequate.
Another Barca target heading to Saudi and 2 other under-radar stories of the day
Barca Femeni smash Juve in Gamper trophyThe Blaugrana ladies just cannot stop winning! They put five goals past Juventus without conceding a single one themselves on Thursday evening.Another Barca target heading to SaudiRemember Gabri Veiga? The Celta midfielder was on Barca's radars at the very beginning of the summer.
'Pochettino's position on Lukaku remains clear': Romano provides update on unwanted striker's future
Romelu Lukaku is struggling to find suitors for his next destination as Juventus seem unlikely to make a move for him as long as Dusan Vlahovic remains in Turin.Fabrizio Romano has now provided an update on his future considering Chelsea might have to face the eventuality of him staying at the club.
Chelsea forced to consider lowering Lukaku price tag as potential buyers back out
Chelsea are set to be forced to reduce Romelu Lukaku's £35 million price tag as they struggle to find a buyer for him, reports Nizaar Kinsella.The striker was wanted by Juventus but only if they would be able to sell their striker Dusan Vlahovic for £50 million.