September 2, 2014
The Netherlands striker says reports he could be sidelined for months are totally false and has warned Radamel Falcao he faces a fight for his place
Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka fought off two set points in the critical third set to register a 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (7), 6-2 win over Spain's Tommy Robredo and advance to the quarterfinals of the US Open.
Argentine legend Diego Maradona and former Italian footballer Roberto Baggio played alongside a host of ex-football stars in an inter-religious charity match that was backed by Pope Francis on Monday.
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has returned to where his rivalry with teammate Nico Rosberg began with revenge on his mind and is determined to bury his Belgian setback with a crucial 25-poing haul in Sunday's Italian Grand Prix.
Usain Bolt would relish the opportunity to pit himself against a cheetah, as he admitted here on Tuesday.
The Colombia international, who had been linked with a host of clubs this summer including Real Madrid and Arsenal, will spend the 2014-15 campaign on loan at Old Trafford
September 1, 2014
Arsenal have agreed a €20 million fee for Danny Welbeck, according to Goal.com
The Colombia international is expected to fly to Manchester today to undergo a medical ahead of a sensational transfer deadline switch from Monaco to Old Trafford
Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer came back with renewed energy after a weather delay to beat Spaniard Marcel Granollers 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 and head into the fourth round of the US Open.
Maria Sharapova suffered a shock fourth round exit at the US Open as former world number one Caroline Wozniacki stunned the fifth seeded Russian on a stiflingly hot day at Flushing Meadows.
The Champions League holders have announced on their official website that they have signed the Mexico international on a temporary basis
The Monaco striker could leave France on transfer deadline day, while the Spain international is set for a season's loan back to his home country with a view to a permanent move
August 31, 2014
The summer signing notched his second goal, and first in the Premier League, but the newly promoted outfit held on to secure a valuable point against the Gunners
Manchester United has reportedly been revealed to have the most expensive squad in the Premier League, although their performances over the last year or so makes it hard to believe.
The winger netted the first after just eight minutes and was a constant threat throughout as the hosts collapsed to Brendan Rodgers's side for the third successive game
Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova would soon be an outlaw if she does not fly to Moscow and comply with President Vladimir Putin's new law that requires all 10 million Russians with dual citizenship to register with the Kremlin.
After Arsenal's quest to reach the Champions League group stages ended in success at the Emirates Stadium Thursday night, the Gunners must refocus their attention once more towards domestic matters.
The last time that Liverpool traveled to White Hart Lane, the Reds decimated Tottenham with a complete display of ruthless attacking that ended 0-5 in favor of the Merseyside club and saw Andre Villas-Boas out of the Premier League.
Harry Redknapp revealed earlier on Saturday that QPR had accepted a bid for the French forward, who is now set to move to the Blues to replace Fernando Torres
August 30, 2014
The Brazil-born Spaniard - who was a fitness doubt for the game with a minor muscular injury - continued his prolific scoring form as goals reigned supreme at Goodison Park
The Senegal international ran 80 yards with the ball to score the only goal of the game as Potters boss Mark Hughes handed his former club their first defeat of the season
Everton are yet to record their first win of the campaign having secumbed to second half fight backs by both Leicester City and Arsenal in their opening two matches resulting in two draws.
Manchester United’s record signing Angel Di Maria was unable to inspire his side to victory as the Red Devils were held to a goalless draw by Burnley at Turf Moor.
The central defender has made over 230 appearances for the Reds over eight years since initially joining them from the Danish club but says that "the time is right" to go back
Manchester City already have started their new season off just as planned with back to back victories over Newcastle United as well as Liverpool, and the Citizens are looking for more as former manager Mark Hughes travels to the Etihad.
The two clubs have agreed a €17.5 million fee for the 24-year-old as Louis van Gaal moves to strengthen his defensive options before the end of the transfer window
August 29, 2014
Los Blancos sold the winger to Manchester United this week for €84 million but the Blaugrana ace says the capital club have just got rid of one of "top 10 players in the world"
Chelsea and AC Milan have agreed terms on a two-year loan deal for Fernando Torres, the Premier League club have confirmed.
The Spaniard sustained a minor muscular injury on Wednesday and has missed two days of training, but the Chelsea boss has not ruled out including him on the bench
The 48 teams have been drawn into 12 groups for this season's tournament which sees Everton drawn into a tough group with Wolfsburg, Lille and Krasnodar
August 28, 2014
The Real Madrid star has been voted as the top performer in 2013-14 ahead of Bayern Munich pair and fellow nominees Manuel Neuer and Arjen Robben
The reigning champions discovered who they will face in the group stages on Thursday, with other top ties including Arsenal-Dortmund, Bayern-Man City and Atletico Madrid-Juventus
The new Old Trafford signing will wear the famous No.7 shirt, previously worn by the Real Madrid star, and spoke of his desire to fulfil the expectations of the number
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has reportedly been slammed as 'cement-brained' and constantly playing victim in light of the clash with his teammate Nico Rosberg.
Olivier Giroud's playing time in 2014 has come to an end, following a secondary scan and surgery on his broken leg.
The Manchester United striker will lead his country during the Euro 2016 qualification campaign after the retirements of veteran stars Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard
August 27, 2014
The Chile international bagged his first goal for the club to send the north Londoners into the Champions League group stages at the expense of the Turkish giants
Di Maria can't wait to work with van Gaal. "He's a fantastic coach with a track record of success." #WelcomeDiMaria [@ManUtd]
Manchester United may attempt to use a makeweight in any deal to sign Arturo Vidal from Juventus, with their concerns about the player's fitness likely to make a straight cash deal difficult to seal.
The Algerian Ligue Professionnelle (LFP) and the Disciplinary Committee of the Algerian Football Federation (FAF) convened a meeting on Monday...
British Formula one driver Lewis Hamilton has assured that he would not react against his Mercedes teammate Nico Roseberg over his crash at the Italian Grand Prix, said the German driver.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has insisted that he is not shocked by his side's four nil thrashing by the Milton Keynes Dons in Tuesday's Capital One League Cup encounter.
Swiss 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has topped Forbes magazine's list of the 10 top tennis money makers announced on Monday.
August 26, 2014
Will Grigg and Benik Afobe scored two goals apiece as a young Red Devils side were humbled in the League Cup second round to leave the Dutchman still without a victory
The Cameroonian striker, who spent last season at Chelsea, joins Romelu Lukaku in the attacking options available to Roberto Martinez as he pens a two-year contract
The Red Devils have smashed their transfer record to lure the Argentine to Old Trafford, bringing their summer spend to in excess of €160 million as Louis van Gaal rebuilds
The Bundesliga champions have reached an agreement with Roma to bring the Morocco international to Germany on a five-year deal
McLaren driver Jenson Button has said that he feels sympathy with Lewis Hamilton after his Belgian Grand Prix came to an end on lap two by a collision from his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.
Manchester United fans have been forced to wait a little longer to get their new Angel Di Maria shirts printed after the stock ran short at the club's official shop.
The Arsenal manager has been forced to re-think the German's future ahead of Wednesday's clash with Besiktas after Olivier Giroud was ruled out for 10 weeks with a foot injury
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is reportedly threatening to quit the team due to the clash that has been building all year between him and teammate Nico Rosberg...
Manchester United have reportedly agreed a British transfer record fee of £63.9 million for Real Madrid winger Angel di Maria.
New signing Mario Mandzukic had his chances but the former Bayern Munich man failed to take any of them as the Rojiblancos were held by their city rivals
August 25, 2014
The Montenegro international scored either side of half-time before the Argentine netted within 20 seconds of coming on as a substitute in a dominant peformance by the hosts
The Frenchman opened the scoring on the half-hour mark before his Portuguese colleague sealed all three points for the hosts right at the death
The Reds have confirmed the arrival of the controversial Italy international, who only moved to the Rossoneri from Manchester City in January 2013, in a deal worth €20 million
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has claimed that his teammate Nico Rosberg had admitted in a post-race meeting that the German deliberately hit him during Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix.
Organisers of the Diamond League have confirmed that the Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt has brought his 2014 season to a premature end, as he would not compete in Thursday's final event in Zurich.
Nico Rosberg rode his luck to open up a clear 29-points championship advantage over Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton on Sunday when he finished second behind triumphant Australian Daniel Ricciardo in the Belgian Grand Prix.
Manchester City and Liverpool will renew their rivalry beneath the Etihad Stadium floodlights today in the first major head-to-head encounter of the fledgling Premier League season.
The player was struck on the head by a projectile thrown by the crowd and died on the way to the hospital and all games across the country have been postponed in homage to him
17 Grand Slam title holder Roger Federer is looking forward to mark the 10th anniversary of his first US Open title with a sixth triumph in New York and become the oldest Grand Slam champion in more than 40 years.
The Colombia international is being heavily linked with both Juventus and AC Milan - but the striker says that, contrary to reports, he has no desire to depart the principality
August 24, 2014
The Argentine scored twice, while youngster Munir El Haddadi was also on target as the Catalans made light of the first-half dismissal of Javier Mascherano
Juan Mata's opener was cancelled out by Jack Rodwell as the Red Devils again failed to register their first victory of the campaign
With the charity initiative sweeping the world, Goal takes a look at the best videos from some of the biggest names in football
The Old Trafford club have made a breakthrough in their pursuit of the Real Madrid winger, with negotiations set to continue on Sunday
JS Kabylie striker Albert Ebosse was struck on the head by a stone after a 2-1 defeat to USM Alger and died on the way to the hospital
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino will be making his home debut with Spurs after his summer signing Eric Dier was the difference maker in the first match of the season at the Boleyn Grounds against West Ham United.
Sunderland opened their campaign with a hard fought draw against West Brom at the Hawthorns last weekend and manager Gus Poyet will be looking for a great home opener against Manchester United at the Stadium of Light.
August 23, 2014
The Germany international has suggested that he is likely to depart the Santiago Bernabeu but pointed out that anything could happen before August 31
The home side took a 2-0 lead into half-time, with Seamus Coleman and Steven Naismith on the scoresheet, but the Gunners hit back with two late goals to earn a point
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he is hiding none of his information from his teammate Nico Rosberg and wants the German at his best, so it becomes more painful for him to lose.
Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has said that he wants to run the motor racing sport for as long as he can after he paid 60 million pounds to end his three-month bribery trial.
The Spain international continued a fine start up front for the Blues while Didier Drogba came on to make his return to the club in a comfortable win at Stamford Bridge
Everton play host to Arsenal at Goodison Park and hope that the friendly Toffee confines are the difference maker again after last season's strong 3-0 victory over Arsene Wenger's side in April.
Chelsea started their campaign off the right way with an impressive 1-3 dispatching of Burnley at Turf Moor on Monday as new signings Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa both showed great signs of things to come for the Blues.
August 22, 2014
The Croatia striker scored after just two minutes and his goal proved enough to see off Carlo Ancelotti's side at the Vicente Calderon
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The 24-year-old is set to undergo a medical ahead of his €20m move from AC Milan on Friday and the Reds boss insists he has no apprehensions over the striker's behaviour
The Brazil international, who has only just recovered from a back problem, will be out of action for an indefinite period of time after sustaining an ankle sprain in training
Manchester United could move for Sami Khedira after Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti revealed the Germany international has turned down the offer of a new contract at the club.
August 21, 2014
Reports this week had suggested a possible swap deal involving the 23-year-old and the Spaniard, but Renzo Contratto does not think it likely that his client will move to England
The Madrid coach has confirmed that the winger has told the club he wants to leave amid ongoing reports linking him with Manchester United
American swimming great Michael Phelps' coach Bob Bowman has said that the Olympic legend has returned to competition because he believes he can swim faster than ever.
Liverpool are set to offer Monaco €15 million to take Radamel Falcao on loan, with an automatic purchase clause of €50m at the end of the season.
August 20, 2014
The Argentina international has joined the Old Trafford outfit for a reported €20 million deal that saw Nani move in the other direction
The Gunners are keen to sign the midfielder, but the move has been complicated by Sporting's €35m valuation of the player and third-party ownership
British Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamiton compares his Formula One title battle with Mercedes team-mate Nico Roseberg to a game of poker and thinks that it is more 'intense' than his earlier fights.
Two years after he was banned from the cycling fraternity, former cyclist Lance Armstrong is although a persona non grata yet he is still well received in society and thinks that despite everything, day-today life is positive.
Sporting have confirmed that their former winger will return to Portugal, while the Argentina international becomes the Red Devils' third major signing of the summer