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June 6, 2014

Panda cub to succeed Paul the octopus as World Cup 2014 soothsayer
12:38 GMT

With the FIFA World Cup 2014 right around the corner, there is much speculation on which animal would replace Paul the Octopus.

2014's most followed World Cup footballers on Twitter revealed
12:30 GMT

With the 2014 FIFA World Cup less than a week away, the most-followed footballers on Twitter have been revealed and fans have voted Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo as the most followed player on the social networking site.

June 5, 2014

Cesc Fabregas
18:24 GMT

Reports from Spanish news outlet El Mundo Deportivo have claimed that Chelsea have agreed to personal terms with the Cesc Fabregas...

Champions League games among 110 fixed in 2013-14
16:38 GMT

A report outlining suspicious betting practices and match-fixing has been handed to the European Parliament, with Uefa qualifying matches among those pin-pointed

Ghanaian witch doctor claims responsibility for Ronaldo's WC threatening injury!
13:51 GMT

A Ghanaian witch doctor has reportedly claimed responsibility for Cristiano Ronaldo's knee injury that is threatening the striker's participation at the World Cup with his national team, Portugal.

Mario Balotelli
03:23 GMT

In search for the tools to capitalize on their first silverware-bearing campaign in the better part of a decade, Arsenal are leading the chase for the ever-exciting, Mario Balotelli.

June 4, 2014

Ecuador 2-2 England: Rooney & Lambert strike but Three Lions falter in Miami
22:40 GMT

Goals from Enner Valencia and Michael Arroyo meant the South American side left with a share of the spoils while Raheem Strerling and Antonio Valencia were both sent off

Kevin Strootman
16:45 GMT

The new Manchester United coach included the Roma star on his six-man summer shortlist, but the player's representative says any sale would be decided only by the Serie A side

Beckham might resume career playing for own MLS team
11:35 GMT

Former English footballer David Beckham has reportedly hinted that he might play for the Major League Soccer (MLS) team that he is trying to launch in Miami in order to resume his career.

Luis Suarez worth 79 million pounds
11:32 GMT

A new report has revealed that Liverpool striker Luis Suarez is currently worth at least 79 million pounds, which makes him the world's third most valuable footballer.

June 3, 2014

Sony and FIFA to collaborate on World Cup coverage in 4K
22:46 GMT

Sony Corporation (Sony) and FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) announced that they will collaborate on a range of 4K initiatives at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

FIFA investigation into Qatar 2022 to report within weeks
20:21 GMT

The fate of the 2022 football World Cup could be decided within weeks after the man leading the internal investigation into how Qatar won the right to host it announced Monday he would complete his probe next week and report back in July.

Manchester United and Liverpool chasing Chilean star Alexis Sanchez
00:57 GMT

Reports from the Daily Star this morning claim that both Liverpool and Manchester United are chasing FC Barcelona and Chilean international winger, Alexis Sanchez.

June 2, 2014

Official: David Villa signs with New York City FC
23:51 GMT

The 32-year-old has joined the MLS side after just one season with Atletico Madrid, who he helped to win their first Liga title in 18 years by scoring 13 goals in the league

Lampard confirms Chelsea exit
23:46 GMT

The 35-year-old, who scored a club record 211 goals during his time in West London, has not been offered a new deal by Jose Mourinho and will join Ashley Cole in leaving the Blues