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June 20, 2013

De Gea: I hope Thiago joins Manchester United
15:22 GMT

The Spain Under-21s goalkeeper wants to see his international team-mate make the move to Old Trafford this summer, although he acknowledges that a transfer could be problematic

Madrid's Higuain gives nod to record 22 mln pound Arsenal move
13:57 GMT

Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain has reportedly agreed to come to Arsenal even as the Gunners record 22 million-pound deal for the player comes closer to a conclusion.

Messi gets court date over tax fraud allegations
13:56 GMT

The Spanish tax authorities recently filed a complaint against the Argentine and he will have to testify in court on September 17

Benitez eyeing Suarez for Napoli
11:58 GMT

New Napoli boss Rafael Benitez has reportedly targeted controversial Liverpool striker Luis Suarez as a replacement for 'hot property' Edison Cavani.

June 19, 2013

Malaga vice-president: We don't need to sell Isco
22:18 GMT

The young playmaker has been heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid and Manchester City but the Andalusians say his exit is far from guaranteed

Balotelli set for Manchester City reunion
22:17 GMT

The Italy international striker and team-mate Nigel de Jong will face their former employees in a pre-season tournament that also features Bayern Munich and Sao Paulo

Torres desperate to prove himself under new boss Mourinho
14:20 GMT

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has expressed his desperation to finally prove himself at Stamford Bridge under new boss Jose Mourinho, and hopes to persuade Mourinho that he is still the man to fire the Blues to glory.

Protestors hack Brazil World Cup 2014 website
14:16 GMT

Protestors have reportedly hacked the official website for the Brazil Football World Cup 2014 and replaced the site with a video of a violent police response to a peaceful protest.

Fabregas says Real 'foolish' if bids 100 mln pounds for Bale
12:00 GMT

Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas has said that Real Madrid would be 'foolish' to bid 100 million pounds for Tottenham Hotspur winger Gareth Bale.

June 18, 2013

Real Madrid offer world-record €155m deal to keep Cristiano Ronaldo
22:04 GMT

The Portuguese superstar is in advanced negotiations over a five-year contract that will be the most lucrative in the history of football

Jordan 1-0 Oman
19:42 GMT

Jordan are through to World Cup play-offs after beating Oman 1-0 in Amman.

Ronaldo urged to stay on at Real till June 2015 before making 'possible' Man U move
13:03 GMT

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly being urged to stay at his club for another 18 months before making a possible switch to his former side Manchester United, often touted as Ronaldo's last big move in football.

Man U's Lewandowski hopes fading following Dortmund's firm refusal for transfer
11:53 GMT

Premier League champions Manchester United's hopes of signing Robert Lewandowski came to a standstill after Borussia Dortmund insisted that their star striker will not be sold this summer.

June 17, 2013


Tevez in the dark on Manchester City future
22:18 GMT

The striker, who has just one year remaining on his contract at the Etihad Stadium, does not know where he will be playing next season, but has ruled out a move to Boca Juniors

PSG offering to buy Gareth Bale in 85mln pounds deal to lure Villas-Boas
15:11 GMT

Paris-Saint-Germain (PSG) has offered to buy Tottenham Hotspur winger Gareth Bale in a bid to lure Andre Villas-Boas to the French capital.