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Transfer: Barcelona’s Decision On Selling Aubameyang To Chelsea Revealed

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Barcelona are ready to sell Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this summer, following Chelsea’s interest in the striker.

The Blues are said to be keen on the former Arsenal frontman to strengthen their front line having shipped off Romelu Lukaku back to Inter Milan.

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Aubameyang only joined Barcelona seven months ago after the Gunners allowed him to leave in a free transfer.

READ ALSO: EPL: Why Lukaku Flopped At Chelsea – Koulibaly

But now he could seal a rapid move back to the Premier League with his old club’s London rivals, having fallen down the pecking order at the Nou Camp following the summer arrivals of Robert Lewandowski and Raphinha.

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According to the Daily Mirror, Barcelona are willing to let him go, despite his decent record of 13 goals in 23 games for the Catalan club.

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Commonwealth Games: Again, Tobi Amusan Wins Gold For Nigeria, Sets Record

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Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan has won the gold medal in the women’s 100m hurdles at the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

DAILY POST reports that Amusan became the first Nigerian athlete to win a World Athletics Championship gold when she stormed to victory in the women’s 100m hurdles in Oregon last month.

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The 25-year-old, who had obliterated the world record in an astonishing semi-final where she clocked 12.12sec, powered over the line at Hayward Field in 12.06sec.

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Then in Birmingham, United Kingdom on Sunday, Amusan showed her outstanding performance in Oregun was not a fluke.

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The world champion successfully defended her title at the Alexander Stadium on Sunday in the women’s 100m hurdles final.

The Nigerian was able to run a Games record of 12.30s, setting other records as well, and becoming the first world champion to win gold and the first Nigerian athlete to do the same.

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Transfer: Ronaldo Finally Gets Champions League Club As Another Defender Set To Leave Old Trafford

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Manchester United defender, Eric Bailly is set to become the second defender to quit Old Trafford for Sevilla this summer.

Bailly is set to join Alex Telles in Seville as he has been told he can leave United as new manager Erik ten Hag looks to reduce the size of his squad.

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TalkSports reports that the centre-back has been offered the chance to join United teammate Alex Telles in Andalusia.

TalkSPORT believes Bailly, whose United career has been ravaged by injury, is open to making the move to LaLiga.

Meanwhile, Turkish side, Galatasaray, have entered the race to sign Cristiano Ronaldo from Manchester United, according to Marca.

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Before now, it has been clubs from Saudi Arabia and Brazil showing interest in the 37-year-old striker who is reportedly desperate to find a new club this summer.

Ronaldo wants to play in the Champions League next season and Galatasaray can make that possible for him.

READ ALSO: EPL: Ronaldo Leaves Old Trafford After Ten Hag Takes Him Off Against Rayo Vallecano

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The Turkish SuperLig side have come forward and are interested in the forward.

Ronaldo is lacking options from Europe’s elite clubs as many have rejected the chance to sign him.

The stories started when the player liked an Instagram comment asking him to move to the Turkish club.

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EPL: Why Lukaku Flopped At Chelsea – Koulibaly

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Chelsea’s summer signing, Kalodou Koulibaly has suggested that the club’s loanee, Romelu Lukaku struggled in the Premier League last season, due to a lack of ‘confidence’.

Koulibaly completed a move to Chelsea from Serie A club, Napoli earlier this summer before Lukaku completed the reverse move, as he secured a loan back to Inter Milan.

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The Senegal defender, who knows Lukaku well from their time playing against each other in Italy, suggested that there could have been issues in the striker’s ‘private life’ that caused on-pitch struggles.

Speaking during his press conference on Wednesday, Koulibaly said: “Romelu is a good player, a nice player, a talented player.

“He is very strong and I was used to playing against him in Italy – I think he didn’t like to play against me!

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READ ALSO: FA Cup: Real Reason I Benched Lukaku Against Crystal Palace – Tuchel

“Last year I think maybe he didn’t have the confidence he needed to play like he wanted. Maybe something else, I don’t know.

“Football is not all about the pitch, it is also your private life and everything else, so maybe it was something that didn’t work with him over here.”

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Koulibaly added: “We have a lot of talents, a lot of good players, a lot of winners, a lot of experienced players, a lot of young players. I wish Lukaku a good season but I wish Chelsea a better season.”

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