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October 5, 2013

Mourinho: I am the best coach in Madrid history
21:13 GMT

The 50-year-old believes his feats at the Bernabeu speak for themselves, while at the same time dismissing the suggestion that his Blancos side played defensive football

Manchester United news: Moyes talks January transfer tctivity
18:43 GMT

After a poor start to the season, it has been heavily rumoured that Manchester United would be ready to open the taps in the January transfer window after failing to get many of their transfer targets in the summer.

Messi reveals plans to build football-inspired house
14:58 GMT

Barcelona star Lionel Messi has reportedly revealed plans to build a football-inspired house after failing to find a suitable pad in Catalonia following the birth of his son Thiago.

October 4, 2013

World Cup 2014 draw seeding to be unveiled in October
23:39 GMT

The Fifa executive committee released the format for December’s draw, while launching new regulations in regards to player safety

I am the right man for Manchester United, insists Moyes
18:05 GMT

The champions have suffered their worst start to a season in 24 years but the new manager is refusing to panic and is certain that the Red Devils will improve over the campaign

FIFA sources say Qatar faces no threat in right to host 2022 World Cup
13:30 GMT

World's football governing body, FIFA is expected to announce on Friday that Qatar faces no threat to its right to host the 2022 World Cup.

England boss Hodgson backs under-fire Hart
02:56 GMT

The 66-year-old Three Lions manager insists the Manchester City goalkeeper remains his first-choice shot-stopper, despite his gaffes against Bayern Munich on Wednesday night

October 3, 2013

Manchester United star breaks Real Madrid legend's UCL appearance record
16:08 GMT

It may have taken over 20 seasons but Manchester United’s evergreen midfield star, Ryan Giggs broke one of the greatest records in European football on Wednesday October 2, 2013, when he made his 145 appearance in the UEFA Champions League.

2022 FIFA World Cup organisers agree to shift tournament to winter
14:47 GMT

The organisers of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar have reportedly agreed to stage the tournament in the winter to avoid footballers playing in country's scorching summer months.

Ferguson rules out returning to Man U to rescue 'disappointing' season
12:22 GMT

Former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has reportedly ruled out coming back to Old Trafford in a managerial capacity to rescue United's season after their disappointing start under new boss David Moyes.

October 2, 2013

Torres out for three weeks with knee injury
00:48 GMT

The Spaniard suffered a medial collateral ligament problem during Chelsea's Champions League clash with Steaua Bucharest and will now face a spell on the sidelines

Sir Alex Ferguson retirement stalled Januzaj contract negotiations
16:05 GMT

Plans to offer the Manchester United winger a new deal were halted by the Scottish manager's retirement, as the player's agent confirms other clubs are interested in signing him

Manchester City vs Bayern Munich UCL projected lineups include Negredo and Schweinsteiger
14:41 GMT

Manchester City face arguably their toughest test so far this season when Pep Guardiola leads defending Champions League title holders Bayern Munich to the Etihad Stadium.

Real Madrid handed Bale blow
14:19 GMT

The 24-year-old has suffered a stop-start beginning to his Blancos career and will miss the Liga side's latest European tie

Mourinho confident of Chelsea sailing into Champions League's 'knockout stages'
12:41 GMT

Returning Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has said that he is confident that his club will now go on to qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League after a convincing 4-0 victory over Steaua Bucharest.