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Manchester United target Willian rules out Chelsea departure

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Cary Erickson | 09 August, 2018, 14:19

Chelsea bought the France global from Monaco for £40m last summer, but he failed to make an impact in the Premier League.

So what now for Manchester United?

The pair were asked to pick their Premier League predictions ahead of the new season.

With the summer transfer window now in full swing, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League's top clubs in the round-up below.

There is little time for the Premier League's stars to shake off a World Cup hangover as less than a month on from Russia's summer showpiece, the chase to catch champions Manchester City begins in earnest on Friday.

"For me, my top four would be City, then Liverpool, United and Tottenham".

Mauricio Pochettino's side finished a lofty third past year, but Wright is expecting things to be a lot more hard for them this time around.

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The Board also decided that the awards show will run three hours, while refusing to televise less attractive categories. It did not say which of the 24 awards handed out on Oscars night would be shifted.

Over 10 of his first-team squad members participated in the 2018 World Cup and thus not all of those players are match fit after recently coming back from their mandatory holiday.

Talking of Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp's men completed their pre-season schedule with a 3-1 victory against Italian side Torino last night.

Manchester City have signed Melbourne City's wonderkid Daniel Arzani.

Boss Mourinho is not optimistic that any of those players will arrive at Old Trafford before the end of play today, although the club are understood to be trying to do a deal.

Speaking to Sky Sports, Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore says there has been a "mixed response" to the earlier deadline.

Guardiola's team are the favourites for the domestic title once again as they prepare to kick off the new season at Arsenal on Sunday. But the decision has been made and we'll analyse it in September when it's all over. Will it happen? I don't know but we believe we can do it.

"That, they thought, transcended all the other challenges".