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Football Correspondent, @TheAthleticUK

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David Ornstein
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🚨 Exclusive: Leeds United set for full takeover by 49ers in next 2yrs. Already own 44% and @TheAthleticUK can reveal option exists to buy rest by Jan 2024 for total price above £400m. Includes Elland Road. If happens, Radrizzani may keep small stake #LUFC
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David Ornstein
48 minutes ago
🚨 Newcastle United exploring possibility of signing Sven Botman from Lille in Jan. #LOSC want to keep defender until summer but may consider sale if exceptional offer arrives. 21yo among leading #NUFC targets but would take big fee + salary @TheAthleticUK
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Greg O'Keeffe
14 hours ago
Brands is on the way out - but how much was he fully responsible for the mess #Everton have become? A column 👇🏼
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David Ornstein
17 hours ago
Everton director of football Marcel Brands to leave the club. Details of 59yo’s departure being finalised and official confirmation to follow. Dutchman joined #EFC in 2018 & signed new 3-year contract in April @TheAthleticUK following @MullockSMirror scoop
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David Ornstein
2 days ago
🚨🎥 PROBLEMS AT EVERTON 🎥🚨 📺 🔵 Various issues on + off pitch 🔵 Role of Moshiri & Kenwright 🔵 How responsible is Brands? 🔵 Benitez under pressure 🔵 Recruitment, injuries + more 🔵 Where #EFC go from here 🤝 With @Paddy_Boyland for @TheAthleticUK
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David Ornstein
3 days ago
🚨🎥 CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE 🎥🚨 📺 🇨🇳 Spectacular rise to prominence ⚽️ President Xi Jinping’s motivations 🇨🇳 Reasons CSL started to go wrong ⚽️ Alarming demise & exodus of stars 🇨🇳 Current state + what future holds 🤝 With @mjshrimper for @TheAthleticUK
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@TheAthleticUK
The Athletic UK
5 days ago
"Rangnick likes to be in control of his own destiny and that could be a developing theme." @David_Ornstein tells @markchapman and @AdamCrafton_ how Rangnick likes to operate without an agent... #MUFC LISTEN NOW 🎙️ 𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗔𝗧𝗛𝗟𝗘𝗧𝗜𝗖 𝗙𝗢𝗢𝗧𝗕𝗔𝗟𝗟 𝗣𝗢𝗗𝗖𝗔𝗦𝗧
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David Ornstein
6 days ago
Paul Pogba said to be enthused by Ralf Rangnick appointment at Man Utd after ringing endorsements from contacts in football. No fresh contract talks yet but unlikely he agrees deal with overseas club in Jan. Return from injury on track @TheAthleticUK #MUFC
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David Ornstein
6 days ago
⚽️ Carroll on £1kpw #ReadingFC ⚽️ Masters comments rile PL clubs ⚽️ #SaintsFC apologise for Ted Bates tribute @DTathletic ⚽️ Kilman on #ENG radar @TimSpiers #WWFC ⚽️ Colour blind kit review @MattWoosie ⚽️ #MUFC try mini loans @lauriewhitwell @TheAthleticUK
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@TheAthleticUK
The Athletic UK
7 days ago
The free transfer market has changed and now plenty of players in their prime such as Mbappe and Pogba are in a position to negotiate with other clubs in January. @stujames75, @AdamCrafton_, @David_Ornstein and @JamesHorncastle look at how and why it's got to this point...
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David Ornstein
7 days ago
🚨 Newcastle might not appoint director of football until after January window. #NUFC process making slow progress as concerns grow over urgency of situation. Reported leading candidate Michael Emenalo has submitted plans & is ready to start @TheAthleticUK
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David Ornstein
7 days ago
🔴 #MUFC to confirm Rangnick as interim manager within 24hrs 🔴 Visa process dictates if 1st game #AFC or #CPFC 🔴 Didn’t use agent, watched #CFC in Ger, no pre-game contact ➕ Pogba excited by appointment & unlikely to sign elsewhere in Jan @TheAthleticUK
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David Ornstein
9 days ago
🚨🎥 RANGNICK TO MAN UTD 🎥🚨 📺 (Correct link) 🔴 Latest on #MUFC appointment 🔴 Who drove deal + why RR accepted 🔴 How he fits & what Utd are getting 🔴 Enough time/power to succeed? 🔴 Staffing + more 🤝 W/ @AdamCrafton_ @honigstein @TheAthleticUK
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David Ornstein
9 days ago
🚨🎥 RANGNICK TO MAN UTD 🎥🚨 📺 🔴 Latest on 63yo’s move to #MUFC 🔴 Who drove deal + why RR accepted 🔴 How he fits & what Utd are getting 🔴 Enough time/power to succeed? 🔴 Likely staffing + more 🤝 W/ @AdamCrafton_ & @honigstein for @TheAthleticUK
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David Ornstein
10 days ago
🚨 EXCLUSIVE: Man Utd reach agreement with Ralf Rangnick to become interim manager. 6mnth contract then 2yr consultancy. Deal subject to Lokomotiv Moscow approval. Work permit process prevents 63yo leading #MUFC v Chelsea. W/ @lauriewhitwell @TheAthleticUK
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David Ornstein
13 days ago
Gareth Southgate extends his England tenure to Dec 2024. Gives clarity heading into #WCQ2022 — but what shape is his squad in, who will make the cut & how will #ENG cope with the unprecedented schedule? ▶️ 🤝 W/ @ArtdeRoche @JackPittBrooke @TheAthleticUK
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David Ornstein
14 days ago
Less than 4 months into a new contract, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is out of Man Utd after a tumultuous reign came to an abrupt end. How it went wrong, where #MUFC go next + Ed Woodward’s central role - with @lauriewhitwell, @AdamCrafton_ & co for @TheAthleticUK
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David Ornstein
15 days ago
As PL action resumes on the pitch, tensions continue to simmer off it. The top flight needs a new chairman after Gary Hoffman’s ousting & that’s just scratching at the surface of the issues + politics at play. W/ @dansheldonsport @mjshrimper @TheAthleticUK
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Charlotte Harpur
16 days ago
I went to France to cover the story of #PSG team-mates Aminata Diallo and Kheira Hamraoui. It caused shock and confusion. This is what happened. @TheAthleticUK
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