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RUMOUR MILL: | James more likely to join Chelsea than Man United | Bayern Munich prepared to pay £50m for Sanchez | Moyes wants to become Scotland boss | Red Devils willing to offer Griezmann over £12m a year | Real Madrid sign 16-year-old Brazilian in deal worth £38.7 million

Here are today’s main football rumours.

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Robins issued with winding up petition

Robins issued with winding up petition

The future of Ilkeston FC is again in doubt after a winding up petition was issued against them on Tuesday.

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RUMOUR MILL: Everton agree £25m deal for ex-Spurs playmaker, Man Utd make offer that ‘cannot be refused’ for Monaco star, City leading race to sign Arsenal ace

RUMOUR MILL: Everton agree £25m deal for ex-Spurs playmaker, Man Utd make offer that ‘cannot be refused’ for Monaco star, City leading race to sign Arsenal ace

Here are the stories making today’s back pages.

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Matlock Town v Heanor (white), Marcus Dinanga

Heanor Town to welcome trio of higher-league opponents, including Mansfield Town, this summer

Heanor Town will welcome Mansfield Town to the Town Ground as part of an action-packed pre-season schedule.

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SPORT: LEAD: Nottingham Forest v Derby County.  Sky Bet Championship match at the City Ground, Nottingham.  Saturday, 18th March 2017.
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OPINION: So what was the best goal and the best moment for Nottingham Forest last season?

Nottingham Forest writer Lee Clarke takes a look back on the key moments of last season.

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RUMOUR MILL: Italian giants want Premier League club’s top boss, Chelsea and Arsenal set to lose star men, Manchester United  target staying in France

RUMOUR MILL: Italian giants want Premier League club’s top boss, Chelsea and Arsenal set to lose star men, Manchester United target staying in France

Here are the stories making today’s back pages.

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Forest blogger Lee Clarke is calling on fans to roar the team to Championship survival.

OPINION: Optimism high as Nottingham Forest takeover is finally completed

The storm cloud that has enveloped Nottingham Forest for almost five years has finally moved on, thankfully, yesterday marked the end of the Fawaz years.

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Former Gainsborough player Liam Davis to make history as first openly gay footballer to play at Wembley

Liam Davis will make history when he runs out at Wembley for the FA Vase final on Sunday afternoon – but despite his role in tackling one of football’s great taboos, he won’t be shouting about it from the rooftops.

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Premier League preview: Can Arsenal pip Liverpool to fourth spot?

Premier League preview: Can Arsenal pip Liverpool to fourth spot?

Victory for Liverpool at home to Middlesborough will guarantee a top four spot, while champions Chelsea will collect their trophy at relegated Sunderland.

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Daniel Pinillos will be remembered for his last-gasp equaliser against Derby but his injury problems proved his biggest enemy.

Pinillos’ departure isn’t a shock given injury problems

When it was announced this past week that left-back Daniel Pinillos will be released by Nottingham Forest once he reaches the end of his current deal I can’t honestly say I was too surprised.

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RUMOUR MILL: Conte to be given £200m to strengthen Chelsea squad

RUMOUR MILL: Conte to be given £200m to strengthen Chelsea squad

Premier League champions Chelsea are to splash the cash as they look to build a team capable of winning next season’s Champions League.

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Five lower league players that could improve the Derby County squad

Five lower league players that could improve the Derby County squad

The Rams have had a rollercoaster season and finished ninth in the Championship.

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Fans still await news of takeover

Fans still await news of takeover

Supporters of Ilkeston FC remain on tenterhooks this week as a deal to take over the club continues to drag on.

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RUMOUR MILL: Chelsea make £55m bid for PSG’s Verratti | Ranieri favourite to take over at Watford | Spurs in talks with Juve over Brazil right-back Alves | Celtic linked with summer move for Delph | Barcelona interested in Sissoko

RUMOUR MILL: Chelsea make £55m bid for PSG’s Verratti | Ranieri favourite to take over at Watford | Spurs in talks with Juve over Brazil right-back Alves | Celtic linked with summer move for Delph | Barcelona interested in Sissoko

Here are today’s rumours from the world of football.

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Marquinhos

RUMOUR MILL: Man United ready to offer PSG £60m for Marquinhos | Chelsea enter race for £40m-rated Walker | Manchester City flop Nolito to join Real Betis | Everton slap £50m price tag on Barkley | Leicester to bid for Maguire

Could Manchester United be about to splash some serious cash on Paris SG’s star Marquinhos?

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Mark Crossley in action for Forest

VOTE: Your favourite Nottingham Forest memories from White Hart Lane

From Roy Keane’s bullet header and Lars Bohinen’s majestic chip to Mark Crossley’s penalty shootout heroics and the spirited display of Stuart Pearce’s young guns, Forest have enjoyed varied successes at White Hart Lane over the years.

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RUMOUR MILL: Italian giants step up attempts to poach Poch, Real Madrid slap £63m tag on Manchester United target, Monaco stand firm over wanted star

RUMOUR MILL: Italian giants step up attempts to poach Poch, Real Madrid slap £63m tag on Manchester United target, Monaco stand firm over wanted star

Here are the stories making today’s back pages.

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Dele Alli

RUMOUR MILL: Alli refuses to commit future to Tottenham | Manchester United set for £100m summer raid on Spurs | Mahrez keen on move to Chelsea | Coutinho ‘happy’ about interest from Barcelona | Cavani says Sanchez would be ‘welcome’ at PSG | West Ham to move for Napoli winger

Is Spurs star Dele Alli set to move away from the club?

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Chris Cohen pictured playing for Nottingham Forest during the East Midlands clash with Derby County. Pic by Mark Fear.

OPINION: Cohen deal suggests Forest will recruit well under Warburton

Nottingham Forest skipper Chris Cohen put pen-to-paper on a one-year deal to remain at the City Ground for another season yesterday and his contract extension goes a long way towards suggesting that the Reds want to get things right in the transfer market this summer.

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Brian Clough

DERBY COUNTY BLOG: Memories of the Baseball Ground - 20 years on...

This week Derby County celebrated 20 years of playing at Pride Park and, rather than dwell on a disappointing season, I’m going to look back at some memories of the Baseball Ground two decades after we left the old place.

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