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January 12, 2014

Mourinho refuses to rule out Chelsea move for Rooney
07:44 GMT

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has refused to rule out a move for Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney .

January 11, 2014

Manchester United's Robin van Persie hit with injury set back
22:01 GMT

Manchester United could be without star striker Robin van Persie for six more weeks according to the Daily Mail. The Dutch international suffered from a similar injury during...

FA charges Moyes with `misconduct` over `improper` comments after League Cup loss
10:39 GMT

Manchester United manager David Moyes has reportedly been charged with misconduct by the Football Association (FA) over comments made after their 2-1 League Cup loss to Sunderland in the semi-final first-leg on Tuesday.

Martino: Messi might miss Atletico clash
00:47 GMT

Dani Alves, Neymar and Ibrahim Afellay could feature at the Vicente Calderon this weekend, though the Catalans' coach is playing coy on his star attacker

January 10, 2014

Manchester United v Swansea: Projected lineups as Reds look for revenge
16:00 GMT

Fate would have it that Manchester United get the chance to right and wrong after they were defeated in their last meeting with Swansea this last week.

Hull City v Chelsea: Match preview and key players to watch
15:55 GMT

An in-form Chelsea side go to Hull tomorrow where the reverse encounter was Mourinho's first match back in charge of Chelsea and understandably full of emotion, this shall be a true test of how far the Blues have come under The Special One, and how strong Hull's resolve is at home.

Rio Ferdinand reveals had 'begged' Ronaldo to come to Man U last summer
07:06 GMT

Veteran Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has revealed that he had begged Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to return to his old club last summer when it seemed that he might be leaving the Spanish giants.

January 9, 2014

Salgado believes in Gulf potential
21:40 GMT

Former Spain and Real Madrid star Michel Salgado believes the Gulf region has adequate potential to produce top-class international footballers — provided they have the proper guidance and direction during their formative years.

Van Persie returns to Manchester United & targets comeback at Chelsea
16:53 GMT

The forward has returned to the UK after completing two weeks of specialist fitness work in Holland and is targeting the trip to Stamford Bridge as his next match

Negredo enjoying Manchester City partnership with Dzeko
15:35 GMT

The Spaniard scored his second hat-trick of the season, while the Bosnian netted twice, in Wednesday's 6-0 hammering of West Ham in the first leg of the Capital One Cup semi-final

Tottenham rule out Lamela loan move
14:01 GMT

The winger has been linked with Inter & Juventus and is desperate for first-team football to boost his World Cup ambitions after a disappointing start at Spurs since his €36m move

English policeman-turned ref Howard Webb voted world's best despite 'scandalous' decisions
11:49 GMT

English professional referee Howard Webb, who officiates primarily in the Premier League, has reportedly been named the best referee in the world despite falling foul of the Manchester United and Liverpool managers over recent controversial decisions.

FIFA dismisses 'belief' 2022 Qatar World Cup will be held in winter
06:49 GMT

FIFA has reportedly dismissed the comments of the football governing body's secretary general Jerome Valcke that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held in the winter months that year, instead of the June-July tournament originally scheduled.

January 8, 2014

Xavi admits considering quitting Barca following Man U move rumours
15:19 GMT

Barcelona footballer Xavi has reportedly hinted that he may quit his current club.

Hodgson: Arsenal's Theo Walcott will return a stronger player
13:56 GMT

England boss Roy Hodgson has stated that Theo Walcott’s latest injury is a blow to the national side but he believes the setback will help the forward to become a stronger player.