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  • Conlan focused on turning pro

    first_imgMichael Conlan has confirmed he won’t fight again this year, and that he’d welcome a lifetime ban from amateur boxing’s governing body. The Belfast fighter says negotiations with promoters are ongoing as he continues down the road to turning pro. Conlan was threatened with disciplinary action from the A.I.B.A due to repeated cries of foul play following his controversial Olympic exit.last_img

  • Benfica fall £1.5m short in bid for Arsenal forward

    first_img1 Joel Campbell in action for Arsenal Benfica missed out on Arsenal forward Joel Campbell after falling just £1.5m short of the asking price, according to reports in Portugal.Campbell had been linked with a deadline day move to the Portuguese champions and his agent had reportedly flown to Lisbon to discuss a potential deal.However, the move never materialised and, according to O Jogo, it is because Benfica were just £1.5m short of Arsenal’s asking price.Arsenal are said to have wanted around £9.5m for Campbell, who scored the equalising goal in Costa Rica’s 3-1 victory against Uruguay at this summer’s World Cup.But Benfica were only willing to offer £8m for the 22-year-old and so the transfer collapsed hours before the deadline.Campbell was also said to be keen on a loan move in attempt to guarantee first-team football, but Arsenal were only willing to consider a permanent deal.last_img read more