TRANSFER NEWS – FIORENTINA SAY DUSAN VLAHOVIC CONTRACT TALKS HAVE BROKEN DOWN; ARSENAL, MAN CITY POTENTIALLY INTERESTED

“At this point, all that we can do is acknowledge the wishes of the player and his entourage and quickly identify feasible, appropriate solutions as we proceed with this exciting new season.” Fiorentina president Rocco Commisso has revealed that contract talks with striker Dusan Vlahovic have not come to any fruition, with his current deal

Mbappe admits to calling Neymar a ‘bum’ in bench outburst but insists there is no rift at PSG

The World Cup-winning France international concedes that emotions got the better of him during a recent Ligue 1 clash with Montpellier Kylian Mbappe has admitted to calling Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Neymar a “bum” during a recent Ligue 1 clash with Montpellier, with the World Cup winner caught on camera questioning why the Brazilian was not passing the

GARETH SOUTHGATE’S BIZARRE ENGLAND SELECTIONS AND CLAUDIO RANIERI’S WATFORD MOVE BREAK THE INTERNET – THE WARM-UP

England called up two players on Monday, four days after naming a 23-man squad which featured one player who was never going to be fit for the upcoming internationals, according to his club manager. Elsewhere, Claudio Ranieri’s Watford appointment also breaks the internet, while Kylian Mbappe is doing what players do during the international break.

SIR ALEX FERGUSON ON CRISTIANO RONALDO BENCHING AT MAN UTD: ‘YOU SHOULD ALWAYS START WITH YOUR BEST PLAYERS’

Ferguson gave his verdict on the benching of Ronaldo, suggesting that Benitez’s side would have been given a boost “when they saw Ronaldo wasn’t playing”. Ronaldo did not appear for United until the 57th minute of the match, and the discussion with Nurmagomedov revealed Ferguson’s thoughts. Legendary former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has