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December 30, 2013

Boost for Manchester United as Van Persie returns to light training
13:37 GMT

David Moyes is hoping to have the Dutch striker back in action in the New Year, while Wayne Rooney is expected to face Tottenham despite carrying a groin injury

Aguero’s father rules out Manchester City forward leaving for Barcelona
11:49 GMT

The Argentina international, who is currently recovering from injury, has been linked with a move to Spain but his father says there is "nothing at all" in the rumours

Wenger rules out new Arsenal move for Cabaye in January
04:53 GMT

The Newcastle star played in the 1-0 defeat to the Gunners on Sunday and was the subject of a summer bid from the Emirates outfit, but the 64-year-old is happy with his midfield

December 29, 2013

Mourinho slams 'wild' Suarez for 'swimming pool' dive
22:34 GMT

Brendan Rodgers defended the Reds striker after a penalty box clash with Samuel Eto'o in the 2-1 defeat to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday

Premier League Predictions: Liverpool's Suarez Looks To End Mourinho's Chelsea Streak and More
12:36 GMT

Games come thick & fast for the Premier League clubs who enter the second stage of the season with the transfer window on the horizon. As tiredness creeps in, except upsets this weekend.

Balotelli put on AC Milan transfer list by club owner Silvio Berlusconi
07:03 GMT

Controversial AC Milan star Mario Balotelli has reportedly been put on the transfer list by the club's president and convicted former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.

Chelsea and Manchester City chasing Argentine defender
00:09 GMT

Manchester City have been hampered by defensive injuries on multiple occasions this season and they could be looking to give themselves from aide in that department according to recent transfer reports.

December 28, 2013

Chelsea v Liverpool: Projected lineups as Reds look to break Blues at Bridge
23:15 GMT

Chelsea fought for a tough 1-0 victory against Swansea City on Boxing Day as the Blues managed to maintain their place in the top three.

Newcastle United v Arsenal: Projected lineups as Magpies look for upset at St James’ Park
23:05 GMT

Newcastle United took Stoke City to the cleaners during mid-week as the Magpies ran the score up 5-1 against the nine-man Potters.

Man City boss Pellegrini says decision to drop Hart has helped goalie regain form
09:18 GMT

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has said that his decision to take goalkeeper Joe Hart out of the firing line has helped him regain his best form and will benefit club and country in the long term.

Rooney backs Man U to surprise in Premier League title battle following Hull win
08:31 GMT

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has said that the defending Premier League champions may be a surprise package in the title fight after inspiring their comeback against Hull City.

Mourinho rules out Chelsea, Arsenal from Premier League title race
07:55 GMT

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has ruled out his own club and Arsenal from the Premier League title race and said that Liverpool can be this season's title champions ahead of its clash with Chelsea.

December 27, 2013

 Cristiano Ronaldo visits Dubai
22:58 GMT

The UAE’s status as a pre-eminent global sports hub will be emphatically reconfirmed on Saturday when football luminaries such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Pep Guardiola descend on Dubai for the 8th Dubai International Sports Conference.

Casillas reveals condition for Real Madrid exit
22:45 GMT

The Spain goalkeeper has hinted at a possible departure from the Santiago Bernabeu, suggesting he wants to play for a club where he would be considered No.1

Chelsea boss Mourinho lines up 48 mln-pound bid for ex- Real protegee Higuain
08:10 GMT

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has reportedly lined up a 48 million-pound bid for Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain.