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Van Dijk Wins UEFA Champions League Player Of The Year, Beats Messi, Ronaldo

Liverpool defender Virgil Van Dijk  has been named as Uefa’s Champions League Player of the Year, beating Barcelona icon Lionel Messi and Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to the award. The former Southampton star is the first defender ever to win the award. He also picked up the prize for the Uefa Champions League defender of the…

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Chelsea in Negotiations With Leganes Over €7m Omeruo

Spanish club, Leganes have made an initial offer of €4.5m, although that is currently short of what the Blues are asking for for the defender Leganes have made a €4.5 million offer for Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo, who impressed during a loan spell with the Spanish club last season. The Blues are, however, holding out for €7m (£6m/$8m), with Celta Vigo…

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