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Magpies allowed Yohan Cabaye to join Paris Saint Germain on Wednesday and are looking to reinvest the £20m received in the highly-rated Frenchman

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Bordeaux striker Marouane Chamakh insists he has not agreed a deal to move to Arsenal but admits he is unlikely to remain at the Stade Chaban Delmas once his contract expires at the end of the season.

Jovanovic agrees to join Liverpool

Standard Liege forward Milan Jovanovic claims he has agreed terms with Liverpool to join them in the summer.

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Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez has conceded defeat in his attempts to sign Bordeaux striker Marouane Chamakh in the summer.

Arsenal deny Chamakh deal is done

Arsene Wenger maintains no deal has yet been done to sign Marouane Chamakh.

France dismiss Blanc reports

Federation chief Jean-Pierre Escalettes has rubbished reports that Laurent Blanc has agreed in principle to take over as France coach.

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Bordeaux coach Laurent Blanc has rubbished speculation linking him to either the France job or Manchester United.

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