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Most influential transfers ever: Neymar to PSG and more

There have been plenty of big transfers down the years, but how many of them had a lasting legacy? Here are 10 of the most pivotal and influential.

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Scouting's fine art can land you Neymar... or Markovic

Scouting is easy when it's Neymar or Aguero. But why did 'must-haves' like Montano and Markovic fail?

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I was there: Liverpool comeback stuns Barcelona

Among the best games our writers attended are Champions League comebacks by Liverpool, Barcelona and Man Utd, an MLS playoff classic and Agueroooo!

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When our writers named the best player they have seen live, Lionel Messi was a popular pick.

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LIVE Transfer Talk: Manchester United back in for Brooks

Manchester United could be set to rekindle their interest in Bournemouth's David Brooks, according to reports. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Everton to make shock moves for Bale, James?

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Transfer window won't be the same for years

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Bendtner goes fishing, Neymar's dog defenders and Cantona's message

With almost all football off because of the coronavirus, star players have found themselves at a loose end. How are they filling their time?

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Jimenez sets up Wolves vs. Groningen in QuaranTeam final

From 128 clubs to two... the final of Leyton Orient's FIFA 20 competition is set.

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Carli Lloyd creates the 'perfect' USWNT player

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Why the USMNT aren't shoo-ins for the next World Cup

Ale Moreno explains why the USMNT need to improve before World Cup qualifying.

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