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November 5, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo
15:20 GMT

Former Sporting Lisbon chief Carlos Severino has revealed that the Portuguese club received a fee of just 6.5 million pounds from Manchester United for Cristiano Ronaldo 11 years ago.

November 4, 2014

Arsenal 3-3 Anderlecht: Gunners capitulate to miss chance to go through
22:35 GMT

The Gunners were 3-0 up inside the hour mark but a double from Anthony Vanden Borre gave the visitors hope before Aleksandar Mitrovic snatched a dramatic equaliser

Real Madrid 1-0 Liverpool: Second-string Reds narrowly beaten
22:33 GMT

Karim Benzema's 27th-minute strike was enough to see the reigning European champions past a makeshift Reds side and into the knockout stage at a canter

David De Gea
15:22 GMT

Real Madrid are set to step up their efforts to sign Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea.

Emirates says ending FIFA's sponsorship over not meeting 'expectations' (Picture courtesy of
13:16 GMT

The world football governing body suffered a major blow as Airline Emirates announced on Monday that it was ending its sponsorship of FIFA in light of the body's ongoing investigation to check if there was corruption in the bidding process for the next two World Cups.

November 3, 2014

2022 World Cup logo
21:32 GMT

The tournament appears certain to be staged in winter although Fifa could be on a collision course with the International Olympic Committee

CAF logo
20:38 GMT

Morocco have voiced their concerns over hosting the tournament and the risk of Ebola spreading to the country, but the governing body are determined to see the competition go ahead

Van Gaal brands Smalling's sending-off during 1-0 loss in Manchester derby 'stupid'
13:13 GMT

Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal has said that centre back Chris Smalling's sending-off in their Manchester derby against Manchester City was 'stupid'.

November 2, 2014

Louis van Gaal
21:36 GMT

The Belgian stooped over Sergio Aguero following a rejected penalty appeal but his manager says it was natural and "when you shout there is saliva"

Manchester City 1-0 Manchester United: Aguero wins derby after foolish Smalling red
15:45 GMT

Sergio Aguero's 10th Premier League of the season proved the difference as Manchester City sealed a narrow victory over local rivals Manchester United.

Gareth Baleasua
13:21 GMT

Manchester United has reportedly been associated with a 90 million dollars deal to get Gareth Bale in the winter transfer window with Isco impressing for the Spanish side during the Welsh winger's absence through injury.

Setif crowned African Champions
10:33 GMT

A one-all draw in the second leg was all Algerian side, ES Setif needed to claim the 2014 Orange CFA Champions League title.

November 1, 2014

Al-Hilal 0-0 Western Sydney (agg 0-1)
20:25 GMT

It's mission accomplished in extraordinary fashion for the Australian club, holding on for a draw away from home to win on aggregate

Chelsea 2-1 QPR: Hazard penalty sways fierce London derby
17:31 GMT

Oscar gave the Blues the lead in the first half, and though Charlie Austin threatened to claim a surprise point for the Rs, the Belgium winger stepped up from 12 yards to win it

Arsenal 3-0 Burnley: Alexis stars as Gunners pull through
17:23 GMT

The Chile international made the breakthrough for Arsene Wenger's side and Calum Chambers notched his first goal for the club in a strong second-half showing against the Cherries