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Mo is Gunner stick around
Mohamed Elneny has extended his stay at Arsenal.
The Gunners have not revealed the length of his new deal but it is believed to be 12 months.
Elneny, 29, said: "I love this club and I feel like part of this family. I want to continue at this amazing club and amazing family and I’m very happy and very excited for the future."
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta added: "Mo is a really important part of the team. He brings endless energy, enthusiasm and commitment to the team and is loved by everyone.
"He's an important player for us on and off the pitch, a real role model to our younger players and I'm delighted he's staying."
Elneny has made 147 appearances, scoring five goals and contributing 10 assists, since joining the Gunners from Basel in 2016.
Jurgen Klopp believes Thiago Alcantara has a "good chance" of being ready for Liverpool's Champions League showdown with Real Madrid on Saturday.
The midfielder, 31, suffered a muscle injury on the final day of the Premier League season as the Reds beat Wolves 3-1.
But speaking earlier today, Klopp said: "I would imagine he’s got a a good chance [of being fit for Champions League final].
"He will be training in the afternoon. He did some stuff this morning, it was not planned for him to do this session with the players.
"At this moment it looks like he will be part of training tomorrow. That would be pretty helpful, obviously. Then we go from there.
"After the [Wolves] game I was not positive about it but this is surprisingly good."
Promising forward Dane Scarlett has signed a new deal with Tottenham — tying him to the club until 2026.
Scarlett, 18, made seven first-term appearances for Spurs this season, most recently as a second-half sub in the 4-0 win over Leeds in February.
The youngster said: "I'm really proud and excited to see what the future brings. I'm happy to be here, enjoying my football.
"If I stay focused and keep working hard, everything will pan out for me."
Lionesses kitted out for action
The kits Sarina Wiegman's England stars will wear at Women's Euro 2022 have been unveiled by Nike.
As you would expect, the home shirt is in the traditional white and the away strip is red, though it is a lighter shade than normally associated with the country.
City slickers to depart
Manchester City have confirmed Caroline Weir and Karima Benameur Taieb will leave the club when their contracts expire this summer.
Weir, who joined City from Liverpool in June 2018, made 124 appearances in all competitions and netted 38 goals.
The Scotland international, 26, also helped the team win two Continental Tyres League Cups and two Vitality Women's FA Cups.
Taieb made the switch to the Academy Stadium in September 2019 from Paris FC and made 24 appearances in her three years at City.
A club statement said: "Everybody at Manchester City would like to thank Caroline and Karima for their contributions during their respective spells and wish them the best for the future."
Sean Longstaff has signed a new three-year deal with Newcastle.
The academy product, 24, has made almost 100 appearances for his boyhood club since Rafa Benitez handed him his senior debut in August 2018.
Longstaff said: "I’m over the moon. To sign for three more years at your hometown club — especially with the way the club’s going and what the owners are putting in place — is really special for me and my family."
Toon boss Eddie Howe added: "It’s great news that Sean has committed his future to the club.
"He is a great professional and an outstanding player who is incredibly passionate about playing for Newcastle."