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December 8, 2014

Franz Beckenbauer
15:18 GMT

The Germany legend says the use of technology in football will go far beyond the use of goal-line cameras in future

Adnan Januzaj
13:02 GMT

Last season under David Moyes, Manchester United had few things to truly be proud of. Young Belgian international Adnan Januzaj was certainly one of them, however, since the arrival of Louis Van Gaal the 19-year-old has only made 11 appearances and according to the Telegraph’s Jason Burt on December 7, 2014, the youngster could be headed for a switch in January.

Samir Nasri
05:13 GMT

The Frenchman admits that he will walk away from the club if he is no longer needed but believes Manuel Pellegrini's men have the potential to progress in Champions League

December 7, 2014

Mario Gotze
13:57 GMT

Unwashed and still muddy, the Germany star's left boot has sold at auction for a staggering amount which will be donated to 'A Heart for Children'

Mario Balotelli
13:10 GMT

Liverpool football team manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted that Italian striker Mario Balotelli's 16 million pounds move from AC Milan was a gamble that has backfired spectacularly, as the former Manchester City star has scored just twice in all season.

Manchester City 1-0 Everton: Aguero injury sours victory (picture courtesy of goal.com)
04:31 GMT

An awkward fall ended the Argentine's game but, despite his absence, a penalty from Yaya Toure ensured they secured victory at the Etihad Stadium

December 6, 2014

Stoke City 3-2 Arsenal: Gunners slump to defeat after first half horror show (picture courtesy of goal.com)
17:24 GMT

Peter Crouch, Bojan and Jon Walters were all on target for the hosts as Arsene Wenger's side gave themselves a mountain to climb in the second half at the Britannia

Liverpool 0–0 Sunderland: Subdued Reds fire Anfield blanks again
17:21 GMT

Raheem Sterling saw a penalty shout denied in the latter stages of the game as the Reds failed to record back-to-back home victories

Newcastle 2-1 Chelsea: Blues' unbeaten run ended by Papiss Cisse (picture courtesy of goal.com)
15:06 GMT

A Papiss Cisse brace gave 10-man Newcastle a shock 2-1 win over Chelsea on Saturday, despite a late fightback from the Blues.

Pele
06:48 GMT

The three-time World Cup winner posted a video to his Facebook page in which he insists he is recovering well after having kidney stones removed

December 5, 2014

Mats Hummels
12:56 GMT

The potential targets include Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin, Borussia Dortmund centre-half Mats Hummels and Southampton and England right-back Nathaniel Clyne.

Uefa confirm Euro 2020 qualifying format
04:49 GMT

The European governing body has unveiled the qualification setup for the tournament, with the new Nations League providing an extra avenue into the finals

December 4, 2014

Algeria set to face Africa's heavyweights
03:01 GMT

Wednesday's draw for the finals has thrown together four of the best sides in the competition in a tantalising Group C lineup

Sergio Aguero (picture courtesy of goal.com)
02:55 GMT

The Argentine struck twice and set up another for Stevan Jovetic as Manuel Pellegrini's men came from behind to secure a brilliant win and keep up with Chelsea

Arsenal 1-0 Southampton: Alexis the hero as Gunners down stubborn Saints
02:53 GMT

Arsene Wenger's men looked set for a disappointing goalless draw until the Chilean found space in the area to convert Aaron Ramsey's cross two minutes from time