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Manchester United FC news: Yaya Toure 'loves' Paul Pogba, but could never join Old Trafford outfit out of respect to City fans

Manchester United FC news: Yaya Toure 'loves' Paul Pogba, but could never join Old Trafford outfit out of respect to City fans

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Paul Pogba and Yaya Toure Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Yaya Toure would love to be a mentor alongside Paul Pogba but believes Manchester City fans would not accept him joining Manchester United. Ivorian Toure is searching for a new club having ended his eight-year spell with City and wants to continue playing at a high level. The 35-year-old is a big admirer of United midfielder Pogba, who has faced regular criticism for inconsistent performances since his £89million move to Old Trafford from Juventus in 2016. And Toure believes he would be an ideal ally for the France international. "I love Paul Pogba," Toure told the Manchester Evening News. "Pogba - it's difficult because of the way the media has treated him. We don't have the same charac...
Dixons chief in talks to join M&S board

Dixons chief in talks to join M&S board

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The outgoing chief executive of Dixons Carphone's British operations is ‎in talks to join the board of Marks & Spencer (M&S) as its chairman tries to bolster a board criticised for its dearth of retail expertise. Sky News has learnt that Katie Bickerstaffe, who recently announced her intention to leave the electrical goods chain, is close to an agreement to become a non-executive director at M&S.Sources said her appointment was likely to be confirmed in the coming weeks.It forms part of a planned overhaul of M&‎S's board by Archie Norman, the company's new chairman, who is keen for its crop of non-executives to have more direct experience of a fast-changing retail industry. Image: Archie Norman is in talks to recruit Ka...

Transfer rumour: Liverpool join race for in-demand Bordeaux winger Malcom

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Can Liverpool win the race to sign in-demand Bordeaux star Malcom? Friday, May 11, 2018 Liverpool are considering a move for in-demand Bordeaux ace Malcom this summer, according to reports. The 21-year-old Brazilian winger has been strongly linked with a move to the Premier League in the upcoming transfer window. He has previously been linked with a move to north London with Premier League rivals Tottenham and Arsenal. It has also been claimed Manchester United held talks with Bordeaux in January over a possible deal, but their interest never came to fruition. The French club's majority shareholder recently revealed Malcom will be allowed to leave this summer if interested clubs come calling. But now, according to the Daily Mail, Li...
German, Norwegian vessels join Truman strike group in Norfolk

German, Norwegian vessels join Truman strike group in Norfolk

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Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Naval vessels from Germany and Norway have arrived at the Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia to participate in coalition training exercises.The Royal Norwegian Navy frigate HNoMS Roald Amundsen joined the the USS Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group on Friday and the Sachsen-class German frigate Hessen on Sunday, the U.S. Navy and Department of Defense announced today."Any time we can operate with another one of our allies anywhere in the world, we gain from it and they gain from it," U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Gene Black, commander of the Truman, said in a press release. "I've always had great success working with coalition partners, and this is just a similar task with a more complex mission set. I'm very confident of our success and look forward to sailing with these two great ...
Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward likely to join Man Utd – Arsene Wenger

Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward likely to join Man Utd – Arsene Wenger

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Media playback is not supported on this device Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says it is "likely" forward Alexis Sanchez will join Premier League rivals Manchester United.Sanchez, 29, is out of contract in June and is thought to have agreed personal terms with the Old Trafford club."I worked on transfers for 30 years so it is likely to happen, but at any moment it can break down," said Wenger.Wenger also said it was a "possibility" United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will be a part of the deal."I like the player," added Wenger. "We played many times against him when he was at Dortmund. He appreciated the quality of our games. The wages would not be a problem."Armenia international Mkhitaryan, 28, has not agreed terms on a move but was le...