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12:40  13 august  2017
12:40  13 august  2017 Source:   Read Sport

BREAKING NEWS: Van Dijk hands in Southampton transfer request

  BREAKING NEWS: Van Dijk hands in Southampton transfer request Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk, a target for Liverpool, has handed in a transfer request ahead of the new Premier League season.Virgil van Dijk says he has been left with "no alternative" but to hand in a transfer request in a bid to force a move away from Southampton, as he wants to play European football.

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With the 2016/17 season in the books, teams are now beginning to look ahead to next season and the first part of that is getting their summer recruitment right.

Given the money in the game today and the talented footballers emerging across the world, this summer’s transfer window projects to be one of the most exciting and lucrative windows in recent memory.

Here are all the latest transfer news updates that you need to know about:

Facebook’s colorful status updates are now available on WhatsApp .
WhatsApp is rolling out a new feature that lets users write status updates with a colorful background, reports VentureBeat. Facebook began adding the colored-background statuses in December 2016. While garish at times, the feature was supposed to increase engagement among users. WhatsApp started testing the feature earlier this month before releasing it to all users today. The statuses disappear after 24 hours and can be added to WhatsApp’s stories feature — copied from Snapchat, and now available on Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger.

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