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August 25, 2013

Three Recent Facts That Could Bring the ‘Gareth Bale Watch’ To a Conclusion
14:39 GMT

The end of a true drama series happening over this summer seems to have its final episode galloping approaching within the next few days. Three facts that will lead ‘Gareth Bale saga’ to a conclusion

Chelsea confirm Willian agreement
14:33 GMT

The Blues have agreed a deal worth €37 million with Anzhi Makhachkala for the 25-year-old, who will join up with his new team-mates once he receives a work permit

Chelsea to make 40 mln-pound bid for Rooney after PL clash with Man U
13:52 GMT

Chelsea will reportedly make a 40 million-pound bid for the unsettled Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney after Monday's Premier League clash at Old Trafford.

'Creative midfielder seeking' Man U planning swoop for Madrid's Ozil
02:20 GMT

Premier League club Manchester United is all set to launch a 30 million pounds bid for Real Madrid 's Mesut Ozil, after the German midfielder was made available by the Spanish giants.

August 24, 2013

Bale is no Ronaldo, says Swansea boss Laudrup
22:07 GMT

The Dane, who faces a Tottenham side on Sunday that will be without the Real Madrid-bound Welshman, believes the 24-year-old is a level below the Portugal international

Wilshere threatens to quit Arsenal if Wenger leaves
21:48 GMT

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has backed club boss Arsene Wenger by hinting he could quit the Gunners side if the manager leaves the club.

Bale fee shows a lack of respect for world we live in, says Martino
14:50 GMT

The former Newell's Old Boys coach has hit out at los Blancos over their plans to smash the transfer record for the Wales international

Real Madrid selling Gareth Bale shirts on their official website
04:10 GMT

Spanish club Real Madrid is so certain that they would land Tottenham striker Gareth Bale soon that they have already started selling club shirts with his name on the back, on their website.

August 23, 2013

FIFA sees UAE going far with Under-17 World Cup
21:35 GMT

Fifa’s Deputy Director of Competitions Inaki Alvarez is confident the UAE will be in prime position to reap abundant benefits by hosting the Fifa World Under-17 World Cup in Dubai in less than two months’ time.

Will Chelsea Boss Jose Mourinho's Comments Play a Role in Manchester United Match?
15:26 GMT

Jose Mourinho is back in England, and with the return of "the Special One" comes the return of the verbal games the English media became all too accustomed to in his first stint as Chelsea's tactician.

Liverpool Boss Rodgers Targets New Defender
14:15 GMT

Liverpool’s defensive center half depth has suffered a major blow with what looks to be season long injury sustained by Sebastian Coates as confirmed by club manager Brendan Rodgers Thursday afternoon.

August 22, 2013

Chelsea bid to hijack Willian deal
23:59 GMT

The Anzhi Makhachkala attacker underwent a medical with Tottenham on Wednesday, and looked on course to agree a deal, before the Blues lodged an increased bid of €37 million

McManaman: Suarez too good for Arsenal but deserves to play at higher level
15:30 GMT

The former Reds star thinks that the Uruguayan is worth more than the £40 million offered by Arsenal and backs his old side to challenge for a Champions League place

 Raul to lead Al Sadd against Real
15:17 GMT

Spanish legend Raul Gonzalez will lead his Al Sadd Sports Club in a glamour friendly against Real Madrid to contest the 35th edition of the Santiago Bernabeu Trophy in Madrid on Thursday.

Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger Understands Impatience Around Transfers
15:05 GMT

Many fans, pundits and other voices have grumbled and moaned about English Premier League club Arsenal and their summer transfer window movement, or lack thereof at least as far as new arrivals go.