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Ligue 1 news from Sunday, July 23, 2017

- Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly told Barcelona star Neymar not to leave his current club for Paris Saint-Germain, saying he should consider Manchester United if he really wants to leave the La Liga giants.According to Catalan outlet Diariogol (h/t the Sun's Duncan Wright), Ronaldo in a series of WhatsApp messages warned his rival a move to Ligue 1 would be a step back.    This art

- Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez wants £500,000-a-week in wages to join Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports.The Daily Mirror claims that his astronomical wage demands have given Manchester City some hope of still landing the Chilean.City have already lost out once to PSG this summer when Dani Alves chose to join the Ligue 1 club instead of Pep Guardiola's side and they are determined it won't

- The signings of Joe Hart and Marko Arnautovic have seriously excited the West Ham United fans in the Transfer Tavern, who simply cannot wait for the start of the new campaign. After a pretty slow start to the summer, our resident Hammers couldn’t be happier about the nature of their business now and are hugely optimistic about their chances of improving on last term under Slaven Bilic.Still, repor

- According to Sky Sports, Bordeaux striker Diego Rolan is stalling on a £5m move to Championship side Fulham as he waits on potential interest from a Premier League or La Liga side.The Cottagers have agreed a deal with the Ligue 1 outfit for the 24-year-old but he is unsure about dropping down to the English second tier, with Sky Sports saying that newly-promoted Newcastle United are one of the clu

- Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez has agreed to a four-year, £275,000-per-week contract with Paris Saint-Germain, who will now try to convince the Gunners to cash in on the winger.That's according to Le Parisien (h/t Metro), which reported PSG are confident they can land their man, with an offer of £36 million set to come Arsenal's way.Goal previously reported the Chilean traveled to Paris on Friday to

- Barcelona forward Neymar has reportedly agreed terms with Paris Saint-Germain over a six-year contract.According to Carlos Carpio of Marca, Neymar's father has met with PSG sporting director Artero Henrique and board member Sophie Jordan to finalise the transfer.Carpio's piece suggested the deal will go through when PSG "deposit the €222 million of his (Neymar's) termination clause, which it appea

- According to reports in the Sunday Mirror, Manchester United's chances of completing a £60m deal to sign Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti have taken a huge blow with the French side demanding Anthony Martial in return.What's the word, then?Well, the Sunday Mirror says that Verratti has become a top target for Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho in his search for a new central midfielder wit

- Tottenham Hotspur kicked off their pre-season campaign with a 4-2 win against Paris Saint-Germain in their International Champions Cup clash in Orlando on Saturday.Despite falling behind to an early Edinson Cavani goal Spurs quickly hit back and quick-fire goals from Christian Eriksen and Eric Dier gave them the lead, before Javier Pastore equalised for the Ligue 1 giants before the break.However,

Ligue 1 news from Saturday, July 22, 2017