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MLS transfers: 6 MLS stars with serious interest from Europe – including Manchester City’s new keeper – Football Article

Major League Soccer has long been regarded by many as the ideal location for veteran players coming towards the end of their career. Formed in 1993, the league has attracted the likes of David Beckham, David Villa, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Didier Drogba and Sebastian Giovinco, to name a few. However, the recent sale of 18-year-old Alphonso Davies to Bayern Munich from Vancouver Whitecaps for a potential MLS transfer record of $22 million suggests that USA’s flagship league is gaining recognition…

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Almiron officially signs for Newcastle – Football Article

The reported record transfer of Atlanta United midfielder Miguel Almiron is now official. Atlanta confirmed that the sale sets a new MLS record for an outgoing transfer fee. They didn’t cite a specific figure, but it is believed to be about $27 million. He originally signed for Atlanta for about $8 million. Almiron spent two years with Atlanta and was stellar in both of them. He scored nine times and had 14 assists on his way to becoming an MVP…

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