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August 30, 2014

Burnley 0-0 Manchester United: Van Gaal still without a win despite Di Maria debut
14:55 GMT

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.

Daniel Agger
14:11 GMT

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 v Stoke City: Preview and Projected Lineups
13:49 GMT

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.

Daley Blind
13:41 GMT

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

Javier Mascherano
20:24 GMT

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"

Fernando Torres
19:55 GMT

Chelsea and AC Milan have agreed terms on a two-year loan deal for Fernando Torres, the Premier League club have confirmed.

Diego Costa a big doubt for Everton, says Mourinho
19:16 GMT

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

Europa League draw
15:12 GMT

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

Cristiano Ronaldo
20:07 GMT

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

Champions League draw in full: Real Madrid face Liverpool, Barcelona versus PSG
17:54 GMT

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

Angel Di Maria
16:48 GMT

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

Olivier Giroud
14:40 GMT

Olivier Giroud's playing time in 2014 has come to an end, following a secondary scan and surgery on his broken leg.

Wayne Rooney
13:16 GMT

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

Arsenal 1-0 Besiktas (agg 1-0): Alexis sends 10-man Gunners through
22:11 GMT

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

Arturo Vidal
15:30 GMT

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.