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September 27, 2013

Mourinho had made 'last-ditch' attempt to sign Ozil from Real
13:55 GMT

Returning Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho had reportedly made a last-ditch effort to sign new Arsenal player Mesut Ozil from his former club Real Madrid prior to his transfer this season.

September 26, 2013

Villas-Boas predicts 'tightest Premier League in years'
23:29 GMT

The Tottenham manager is expecting Arsenal, Man United and Co. to slip up and sees Saturday's clash with rivals Chelsea as a platform to build upon

Bolt: I can help Bale like I did Ronaldo
15:10 GMT

The Jamaican sprint legend wants to assist the Welshman at Real Madrid and insists he can make the €100 million man an even better player

Manchester United: The mystery of Shinji Kagawa
14:16 GMT

Since joining Manchester United last season, Shinji Kagawa has found it pretty tough going at Old Trafford.

Arsenal's Cazorla says Spain-based players bored of Madrid-Barcelona dominance
12:46 GMT

Arsenal's Spanish player Santi Cazorla has claimed that more Spanish based-players are looking for moves outside the country because Real Madrid and Barcelona's dominance in club football 'gets monotonous.'

September 25, 2013

Manchester United 1-0 Liverpool: Chicharito strike enough for hosts as Suarez returns
23:25 GMT

The Mexican, starting up front in the absence of the injured Robin van Persie, netted just 40 seconds after the restart as the Red Devils bounced back from their derby defeat

Manchester United vs Liverpool Capital One Cup projected lineups
15:49 GMT

Manchester United will look to bounce back from an embarrassing 4-1 defeat on Sunday against local rivals Manchester City...

Juan Mata urged to 'be like Ronaldo' to re-enter Chelsea squad
14:04 GMT

Chelsea star Juan Mata has reportedly been urged to follow Cristiano Ronaldo's example and broaden his skills under his side's boss Jose Mourinho in order to force his way back into the side.

Former Chelsea manager Gullit says unlikely Mourinho will have 'same success' at club
06:33 GMT

Former Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit has said that he doubts current boss Jose Mourinho can match the success of his first spell at the club.

September 24, 2013


Manchester United star Van Persie out of Liverpool clash
15:26 GMT

David Moyes has confirmed the ex-Arsenal striker is unavailable for the clash against their rivals but could be fit in time for their match against West Brom

Manchester City Projected Capital One Cup Lineup against Wigan includes Jovetic and Richards
13:03 GMT

David Silva, Martin Demichelis and Gael Clichy all remain absent from the Manchester City first team while Micah Richards is expected to make his return to action against Wigan Athletic on Tuesday.

Chelsea projected Capital One Cup lineup against Swindon includes Mata and Torres
12:14 GMT

Juan Mata may have spent the majority of the season so far on the sidelines, but he is expected to feature in Chelsea's midweek Capital One Cup fixture against Swindon Town on Tuesday.

Female referee abandons football match after being told to 'get handbag and go home'
10:50 GMT

A female referee named Shelby Davis called off an Under-15s game she was officiating after she was told to get her handbag and go home.

September 23, 2013

Mourinho: I do not know my best Chelsea team
21:41 GMT

The Portuguese boss is expected to give fringe players a chance against Swindon Town in the Capital One Cup, with Juan Mata likely to feature after struggling for minutes this term

How and why Manchester City crushed Manchester United in the Manchester Derby
15:48 GMT

Manchester City thrashed rivals Manchester United at the Ethiad Stadium.