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Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United: Louis van Gaal admits interest in Real Madrid forward - 'it is possible'

Manchester United manager does not expect Spanish club to sell however

Arsenal and Liverpool are interested in Isco who could be surplus to requirements at Real Madrid

Isco: Arsenal and Liverpool to launch January bids for Real Madrid winger

Spain winger has fallen down the pecking order at Real

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Arsene Wenger reveals failure to sign Cristiano Ronaldo for Arsenal 'still hurts today' - and rues missing out on Didier Drogba too

The Arsenal manager opens up on his two biggest near misses in the transfer market

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Arsenal transfer news: Arsene Wenger could alleviate injury crisis with move for free agents Diego Lugano and Joseph Yobo - reports

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QPR boss reveals a big-money bid for Sandro was rejected earlier in the summer

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Pedro: Liverpool target linked with move to Juventus

Spanish winger has been at Barcelona all of his career

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Arsenal transfer talk: Iker Casillas linked with January switch from Real Madrid

Spanish goalkeeper under pressure from some fans at the Bernabeu

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United: Real Madrid star linked with sensational return to Old Trafford next summer... but it'll cost them

Reports state United would have to pay Portuguese £500,000-a-week

Manchester United wanted to sign Thomas Muller, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Arjen Robben, reveals Pep Guardiola

The Bayern Munich manager says the players weren't interested in a move to Old Trafford

Cristiano Ronaldo training with Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United: Transfer now 'more possible', says Gary Neville

Intent shown in transfer market this summer makes a blockbuster move for the Portuguese forward more of a possibility

Thomas Muller

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The German World Cup winner stayed with Bayern Munich

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United: Ramon Calderon claims Real Madrid star is 'fed up'

The Portugal international has been linked with a return to Old Trafford

Rio Ferdinand has said he wants to one day be England manager

Rio Ferdinand: QPR defender's shock at being told he was leaving United - 'I was sitting there in a blur'

Ferdinand left united in the summer after 12 years with the club

Kevin Strootman in action for Roma

Kevin Strootman: Roma insist 'extraordinary' Manchester United target is not for sale

The 24-year-old midfielder is highly thought of by United manager Van Gaal

Liverpool bound? Micah Richards is one English player who may leave City

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Richards admits he is not resentful towards his childhood club but is frustrated with the lack of playing time he was offered under Pellegrini

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Frank Warren: Boxing has its problems but in all my time I've never seen a crooked fight

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