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August 24, 2013

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.

Man Utd to sell `unsettled` Rooney only if gets replacement
12:37 GMT

Manchester United is reportedly ready to sell unsettled striker Wayne Rooney, only if they can find a replacement for him, which has offered a glimmer of hope for Chelsea, which is chasing the striker desperately.

August 21, 2013

Chelsea not Manchester United's biggest game, says Rio Ferdinand
22:41 GMT

With the champions set to welcome Jose Mourinho's charges to Old Trafford on Monday, the defender feels clashes with Manchester City and Liverpool are more important

Wenger loses his cool ahead of Arsenal's Champions League qualifier
15:35 GMT

Arsene Wenger must probably be the most criticised man in the last few days. He has had to take a lot of flak from supporters, media, and opposition managers. It seems to have got the better out of the Frenchman, who is normally cool and composed.

Man U plan improved offer of 35 million pounds for Fellaini and Banes
12:55 GMT

Premier League club Manchester United is planning an improved offer of 35 million pounds for Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Banes, after their earlier offer was rejected by Everton, and called 'insulting'.

Tottenham yet to agree Bale deal with Real Madrid
12:38 GMT

Both clubs have moved to quash reports that a €109 million fee has been agreed for the Welsh attacking midfielder, despite Spurs' huge spending spree this summer

Ronaldo to feature in new 'five-a-side' football computer game
07:00 GMT

A Portuguese-based animation and media outfit, Sports Star media has signed up footballer Cristiano Ronaldo to front a computer game.

August 20, 2013

Arsenal in Valencia for talks over €20m Guaita
22:06 GMT

The north London club sent a representative to Spain on Tuesday night with a view to signing the talented 26-year-old goalkeeper, who was recently on the radar of Barcelona