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August 5, 2014

Xavi Hernandez
12:59 GMT

The Barcelona midfielder has revealed he is quitting Spain to concentrate on club football with the Catalans following a disappointing World Cup campaign this summer

Manchester United 3-1: Liverpool: Rooney and Mata seal first trophy for Van Gaal
07:48 GMT

Steven Gerrard put the Reds in front from the penalty spot in the first half before United launched a stunning comeback to stun Brendan Rodgers' men in Miami

Vermaelen facing straight Barcelona or Manchester United choice
02:06 GMT

The Belgium international is determined to leave Arsenal in the summer transfer window and is now set to decide between the two European powerhouses

August 4, 2014

Barca and Madrid wanted me, claims Ferdinand
16:38 GMT

The former Manchester United defender has claimed that he found it easy to turn down foreign clubs during his prime because of his success at Old Trafford

Mario Balotelli
06:47 GMT

The Reds boss had earlier described the former Manchester City star as "a big talent" but denies that it was a signal of an intent to sign the Italy international from AC Milan

August 3, 2014

David Luiz
15:28 GMT

The Brazil international completed a €50 million move to Paris Saint-Germain last month, but has come under criticism following his performances at the World Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo
13:54 GMT

Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo has declared his love for Manchester United and refused to rule out the possibility of returning to the Premier League side in the future.

Sami Khedira
12:05 GMT

Arsenal football team manager Arsene Wenger has said that his side has not made an offer for rumoured transfer target Sami Khedira, who plays for Real Madrid as a midfielder.

Robin van Persie
07:36 GMT

The Dutchman was given an extended break after his exploits for the Netherlands in the summer and Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal subsequently plans to rest him

August 2, 2014

Wayne Rooney
23:59 GMT

The two north-west rivals will go head-to-head in Miami after both did enough to top their respective groups in the prestigious pre-season tournament in the US

Ahed Zaqout
13:14 GMT

The 49-year-old was the latest high profile victim of the battle between Hamas and Israel's army that has raged since mid-July and claimed the lives of over 1,000 people

Javier Hernandez
09:47 GMT

Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo says that the club will not be signing Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez...

Carlo Ancelotti
09:12 GMT

Real Madrid football team manager Carlo Ancelotti has reportedly told Louis van Gaal to forget about winning the English Premier League in his debut season at Manchester United .

Wayne Rooney
08:01 GMT

The 28-year-old has enjoyed a spectacular start to the pre-season, as he looks forward to a fresh start under his new manager

August 1, 2014

Frank Lampard
23:58 GMT

Manchester City are increasingly confident of signing Frank Lampard on loan.