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Campbell makes Arsenal exit

Arsenal striker Joel Campbell has joined Sporting Lisbon on a season-long loan. The 24-year-old made 30 first-team appearances for the Gunners during the last campaign, scoring four goals, but failed to make a major impact in Arsene Wenger’s squad. Campbell has had previous loan spells at Lorient, Real Betis, Olympiakos and Villarreal since joining Arsenal

Romelu Lukaku and Kevin de Bruyne on target as Belgium beat Switzerland in Euro 2016 warm-up – WATCH

Look away Everton fans, because Romelu Lukaku is back in scoring form ahead of the summer transfer window. The Chelsea-linked frontman hadn’t found the net since March, when he scored twice against his former club in the FA Cup, but he was among the goals as Belgium came from behind to beat Switzerland in their Euro 2016 warm-up clash on Saturday.

Eden Hazard says he is happy at Chelsea and ‘can’t wait’ to face Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United

Chelsea star Eden Hazard says he is relishing the chance to face Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United next season. Mourinho, sacked by the Blues in December, was confirmed as Louis van Gaal’s successor at Old Trafford on Friday. Hazard won the Premier League title under the self-styled Special One at Stamford Bridge, and he is already

Draw ‘huge blow’ for Ipswich – McCarthy

Ipswich reached the Championship play-offs last season before losing to East Anglia rivals Norwich Ipswich Town’s 0-0 draw with Charlton dealt a “huge blow” to their play-off hopes, according to boss Mick McCarthy. The result left McCarthy’s side seven points from the play-off places, and meant they have taken just two points out of nine

Benteke, Mignolet – Liverpool gossip

Striker Christian Benteke says it “hurts” to be left on the bench by Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp but claims he still wants to fight for his place. (Mirror) Liverpool trio Benteke, Simon Mignolet and Divock Origi will play for Belgium in their friendly with Portugal in Leiria next Tuesday, after the game was moved following

Transfer rumours and paper review – Wednesday, March 23: Arsenal close to £33m deal, Man United to spend £60m-plus on striker?

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Wednesday’s newspapers and online… Manchester City are convinced that the Etihad will be Lionel Messi’s only destination if he ever leaves Barcelona. City have not given up hope of signing the five-time World Player of the Year, though they know the chances of luring him from the Nou Camp are