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August 5, 2013

Arsenal Lead Chase With Europe's Best for Star Midfielder
13:09 GMT

Arsene Wenger's summer dealings have been anything but spectacular so far, but there might be a little movement on the horizon. According to John Cross of the Mirror, Arsenal are in the process of securing a one-week trial for United Arab Emirates star Omar Abdulrahman.

Suarez's camp considering 'legal action' against Liverpool to rectify 'broken promises' of smooth transfer
13:09 GMT

Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez's camp is considering legal action, Premier League arbitration and even putting in a transfer request after they feel let down over what they see as broken promises they claim were made if Liverpool missed out on the Champions League.

Villas-Boas denies Bale on verge of transfer to Real Madrid
11:36 GMT

Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas has said that the only contact the club has had with Real Madrid is to tell them that Welsh striker Gareth Bale is not for sale, even as talks of a world record 100 million pound deal for the striker began to surface.

August 4, 2013

Barcelona: Man Utd have given up on Fabregas
23:23 GMT

Andoni Zubizarreta has revealed that the Red Devils have ended their pursuit, with the Catalan club adamant the former Arsenal star will not be sold

Abramovich has not demanded a more stylish Chelsea, insists Mourinho
15:30 GMT

The returning Stamford Bridge boss wants his side to play attacking football, but has not been ordered by the club owner to employ a philosophy of attractive play

Messi mobbed on Israel arrival
12:01 GMT

Lionel Messi and his fellow Barcelona stars were mobbed on their arrival in Israel yesterday where the Spanish giants are staging two “training camps for peace“.

Inter poised for €300 million Indonesian investment
11:12 GMT

The Nerazzurri are locked in negotiations with a wealthy investor as they bid to tap into new revenue streams and compete with Europe's biggest spenders

August 3, 2013

Tottenham confirm Dempsey returning to MLS
22:12 GMT

Spurs have reached an agreement with Major League Soccer for the sale of the 30-year-old United States international who is expected to join Seattle Sounders for a fee of £6m

El Shaarawy: I never considered leaving AC Milan
20:05 GMT

The Italy international was linked with a move away from the Rossoneri more than once this summer, but he has stressed that a transfer was never an option amid the speculation

Manchester United Given Boost in Chase for Cesc Fabregas
16:57 GMT

Manchester United manager David Moyes' chase for FC Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas has taken another turn today as Barcelona manager Gerardo Martino has admitted that Fabregas future lies completely on the Spaniard's decision.

'One-club man' Gerrard urges 'Champions League hungry' Suarez to stay at Anfield
11:36 GMT

Liverpool hero Steven Gerrard has urged his Liverpool team-mate and friend Luis Suarez to chase his Champions League dream wisely and follow his own example of being an ultimate one-club man.

August 2, 2013

Real Madrid's £100 pursuit of Bale 'makes a joke of FFP', blasts Wenger
19:53 GMT

The Gunners boss says it is "crazy" that clubs are trying to spend vast sums of money this summer but also admits that he feels under pressure to splash the cash himself

La Liga: 5 Teams Set to Compete for Top places Behind Barcelona and Real Madrid
19:48 GMT

A new era is due to begin in Bilbao: San Mamés Stadium , their historical home known as La Catedral, will be replaced by San Mamés Barria while Ernesto Valverde will be at helm after Marcelo Bielsa’s departure.

Real Madrid claims Bale transfer agreed at 105 million pounds despite Spurs nod wait
14:33 GMT

Spanish club Real Madrid have agreed to pay 105 million pounds in a part-exchange deal for Welsh striker Gareth Bale after claiming that a world-record agreement had been sealed with Spurs chairman Daniel Levy.

Man U planning 80 million pounds swoop for Ronaldo
10:39 GMT

Premier League Champions Manchester United and Real Madrid have spent the last 12 days trying to negotiate an 80 million pounds package for star player Cristiano Ronaldo and the Old Trafford giants are increasingly confident of getting their man.