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May 19, 2014

Arsenal eyes James Milner as he prepares to exit Manchester City
13:27 GMT

Arsenal is leading the race to sign James Milner from Manchester City after the midfielder made the decision for transfer.

Mangala: I would prefer Chelsea move over Manchester City
01:22 GMT

The Premier League champions failed to agree a fee with Porto for the defender in January and the France international says that London would be the more appealing destination

May 18, 2014

Hodgson: Rooney can be England's Pele this time
15:08 GMT

Roy Hodgson has tipped Wayne Rooney to feed off the disappointments of his two previous World Cups and shine in his third, this summer in Brazil.

Man Utd agree to sign Serbian youth goalkeeper Vanja Milinkovic from FK Vojvodina
13:45 GMT

Manchester United have reportedly agreed a deal to sign youth goalkeeper Vanja Milinkovic from Serbian football club FK Vojvodina.

Martino leaves Barcelona
00:08 GMT

The coach has apologised for the Camp Nou side's failure to secure a major trophy this season and confirmed he will be leaving the club this summer

May 17, 2014

Arsenal 3-2 Hull City (AET): Late Ramsey winner seals FA Cup
20:05 GMT

The Welshman stepped up to the plate in the second half of extra-time, tucking home Olivier Giroud's pass to complete a memorable cup final comeback for the Gunners

Atletico Madrid crowned champions of La Liga
19:25 GMT

Diego Simeone's saw Diego Costa and Arda Turan withdrawn through injury but bravely hit back to seal a 1-1 draw in their title decider at Barcelona on Saturday evening

Constructors reveal roof of stadium hosting WC opener will not be completed in time (Picture courtesy of FIFA.com)
13:13 GMT

World Cup venue constructors have revealed that the roof of the stadium hosting the tournament opener next month would not be completed in time for the kick-off.

Arsenal v Hull City: FA Cup final preview and projected lineups
12:45 GMT

The day has come that Arsenal can finally end their long wait for a trophy as the Gunners are major favorites against Hull City in this afternoon's FA Cup final.

May 16, 2014

Blatter terms summer World Cup in Qatar a ‘mistake’
21:06 GMT

Fifa President Sepp Blatter has said it was a mistake to choose Qatar to host the 2022 World Cup in the summertime, adding that it must be held in the winter instead.

Arabtec Holding, Manchester City sign regional sponsorship agreement
20:55 GMT

Arabtec Holding has signed a three-year deal to become the regional sponsors of Manchester City Football Club. Manchester City will receive the support of Arabtec,

Manchester United chasing Roma star Strootman
20:39 GMT

Manchester United have already identified several top priority targets for the summer transfer plans of new manager Louis Van Gaal. One of the primary signings in his sights is believed to be Dutch midfielder and AS Roma star Kevin Strootman.

Rodgers thanks 'incredible' Suarez for making him 'better' Liverpool manager
16:23 GMT

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has hailed his team's striker Luis Suarez as 'incredible' and has thanked him for making him a better manager.

Widespread protests against Brazil World Cup hit Rio, Sao Paolo
16:05 GMT

Thousands of protestors in the cities of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro in Brazil have reportedly hit the streets in aggressive protests against the cost of hosting the football World Cup, which due to kick off on 12 June this year.

Arsenal set to renew interest in Real's Karim Benzema following CL finals
15:23 GMT

Arsenal are reportedly set to renew their interest for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema following the Champions League final after speculations hit that the French International could be allowed to leave Carlo Ancelotti's squad this off-season.