May 2019 - Soccer Wiretap

PSG Extends Thomas Tuchel's Contract
Tuchel won a Ligue 1 title in his first season with the club.

Conor Clancy/Marca

Leicester City Betting Favorites To Sign Arjen Robben
Robben still has not ruled out retiring this summer.

Oliver Dawnay/Talk Sport

Sergio Ramos Weighing Manchester United, PSG Options
Ramos has been linked with Manchester United and PSG.

José Félix Díaz/Marca

Gerard Pique: Roma Collapse Affected Liverpool Match
Pique backed Valverde as the manager of Barcelona.

Marca/Conor Clancy

Mauricio Pochettino Needs To Know Danie Levy's Next Plans For Spurs
Mauricio Pochettino was linked with Real Madrid before the return of Zinedine Zidane and has now been linked with Juventus following the departure of Massimiliano Allegri.

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Manchester United To Make Bid For Matthijs De Ligt
De Ligt has been exploring options outside of Barcelona.

Marca/Conor Clancy

Bayern Munich Confirm Interest In Signing Leroy Sane
Bayern have made an opening bid of $90 million for Sane.

Billy Munday/Marca

Napoli To Make Bid For Kieran Trippier
Napoli will bid just over $30 million for Trippier.

Jack Pitt-Brooke/Independent

Sevilla Linked With Julen Lopetegui
Eusebio di Francesco has also been linked with the vacancy.

Alberto Fdez/Marca

Real Madrid Want $40 Million For Raul De Tomas
De Tomas scored 14 goals on loan at Rayo Vallecano last season.

Marca/Marcos de Vicente

Rudi Garcia To Leave Marseilles, Interested In Betis Vacancy
Rafa Benitez, Gabriel Heinze, Andre Villas-Boas and Claude Puel have been linked as his replacement.

Marca/Billy Munday

CFG Executive: Guardiola To Juventus Rumors are 'Nonsense'
Galassi said that he and Nedved laughed at the rumors of Guardiola leaving City for Juventus.

Arsenal Must Qualify For Champions League To Sign Top Targets
Unai Emery spent close to £70 million during his first summer in charge of Arsenal.


Liverpool Attempting To Arrange Friendly Ahead Of UCL Final
Liverpool will play Tottenham Hotspurs in Madrid on June 1st.

Andy Hunter/The Guardian

Raheem Sterling Interested In Playing In MLS Someday
Raheem Sterling has four years remaining on his current deal with City.

Johnathan Smith/ESPN

Dortmund Officially Sign Julian Brandt
Brandt had a release clause of just under $28 million.

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2022 World Cup Reduced Back From 48 Teams To 32
FIFA had wanted a World Cup featuring 48 teams.


Premier League Clubs Had $6.2 Billion In Revenues In 17-18
Without a salary cap, players earned approximately 57 percent of the revenue total.

David Conn/The Guardian

James Rodriguez Will Leave Bayern Munich
Rodriguez is also unlikely to return to Real Madrid.

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Petr Cech Linked With Chelsea Sporting Director Move
Arsenal play Chelsea in the Europa League final next week.

BBC Sport

Juventus Reportedly Target Pep Guardiola As Manager
Outlets in Italy are reporting that Guardiola has agreed to a deal with Juventus.

United Rule Out Summer Purchase Of Jadon Sancho From Dortmund
Jadon Sancho remains a player of interest to United, but not at the level of outlay that it would require to persuade Dortmund to sell.

Mark Ogden/ESPN

Christian Pulisic Prepared To Emulate Eden Hazard At Chelsea
Christian Pulisic wants to fill the void that will be left by Eden Hazard assuming he leaves Chelsea for Real Madrid.


Dortmund Buys Thorgan Hazard From Gladbach For $28.5M
Thorgan Hazard signed a five-year contract with Dortmund.

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European Super League Is Coming, Says Hans-Joachim Watzke
Watzke said that the European Super League would be the end of German football.

Spanish Football Federation Parts Ways With Adidas
Adidas and Spain had a contract through the 2026 season.

José Félix Díaz/Marca

Henrikh Mkhitaryan To Miss Europa League Final
Arsenal wanted guarantees of Mkhitaryan's safety during the Europa League final.


Unai Emery: Kylian Mbappe Wanted To Move To Real Madrid
Mbappe has recently discussed his frustration with a lack of Champions League success with PSG.


Gareth Bale In Documentary: Footballers Are 'Kind Of Just Robots'
Bale added that he understands why athletes look forward to retiring.

Geoff Gillingham/Marca

Kylian Mbappe Wants To Remain With PSG, Play As No. 9
Kylian Mbappe believes he's the best player on the club and wants to be regarded in that way.

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