Month: June 2019

Sporting, Liverpool issue updates on Man Utd target Fernandes

Sporting Lisbon admit “it’s going to be difficult to keep” Manchester United target Bruno Fernandes beyond the summer. Fernandes has been linked with a move to Old Trafford throughout the transfer window, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reportedly telling the club to ‘speed up’ in their pursuit. Click Here: highlanders...

Liverpool deny that Camacho sale is tied to €70m signing

Liverpool have announced that Rafa Camacho has joined Sporting Lisbon in a deal worth up to £7m. Liverpool had wanted to keep Camacho, rejecting a £10m bid from Wolves last month and agreeing provisional terms with the teenager over a long-term contract in January. But the European champions announced...

Liverpool signing resisted ‘increasingly frantic’ Bayern calls

Sepp van den Berg resisted ‘increasingly frantic telephone calls’ made by Bayern Munich during his Liverpool medical. Dutch centre-half Van den Berg became Liverpool’s first signing of the summer in a deal that could be worth up to £4.4m. Melissa Reddy of ESPN says the initial fee of £1.3m...

Joint efforts urged for global growth

Protectionism will benefit no one, experts warn ahead of G20 summit BEIJING/TOKYO – Ahead of the two-day G20 summit in the Japanese city of Osaka on Friday, the international community is calling for joint efforts by major economies to help maintain global growth as the world is increasingly threatened...

Expert: Chinese consumers to drive future global growth

One of Britain’s leading economists said Chinese consumers will be the driving force of future global economic growth. Jim O’Neill, chair of the international think tank Chatham House and former chief economist at Goldman Sachs, made the remarks in a speech on Wednesday at the celebration of the 70th...

Family dedicated to traditional papermaking craft

Tantou town is located in southwest of Hunan province, where bamboos grow in mountains. An ancient handmade papermaking skill has been inherited in Tantou since the Sui Dynasty (581-618), which made Tantou once a renowned papermaking center in Central and South China. Since 2015, Li Qiugui, 35, has been...

Barca confirm Neymar ‘wants return’ amid €500m rumours

Barcelona vice-president Jordi Cardoner admits that “Neymar wants to return to” the Spanish club – but there has been no contact. A report last week in ESPN FC claimed that Neymar‘s return to Barcelona “could be doable, but it won’t be simple,” according to a source. While Paris Saint Germain are ‘open’...

McCoist: Gerrard is already at a ‘bigger club’ than Newcastle

Former Rangers manager Ally McCoist insists Steven Gerrard is working for a “bigger” club than Newcastle following reports the Premier League club want him as their new manager. Magpies owner Mike Ashley is on the hunt for Rafa Benitez’s replacement, with sources in the North East claiming Newcastle are...

Man Utd give Wan-Bissaka ‘longest ever contract’ in £25m deal

Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka will be unveiled as a Manchester United player on Thursday, according to reports. On Wednesday, BBC journalist David Ornstein confirmed that United had reached an agreement to sign Wan-Bissaka from Crystal Palace “in a deal worth £50m”. Click Here: Sports Water Bottle Accessories There had...

Ornstein reveals latest updates on two key Arsenal targets

BBC Sport journalist David Ornstein has revealed the latest updates over Arsenal’s attempts to sign Saint-Etienne’s William Saliba and Celtic’s Kieran Tierney. Click Here: Sports Water Bottles On Tuesday reports claimed that the Gunners ‘already agree with the player’ over a transfer for Saliba and adding that they have made...