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August 25, 2014

Real Madrid 2-0 Cordoba: Benzema & Ronaldo ensure winning start for Los Blancos
21:20 GMT

The Frenchman opened the scoring on the half-hour mark before his Portuguese colleague sealed all three points for the hosts right at the death

Balotelli signs his Liverpool contract
18:16 GMT

The Reds have confirmed the arrival of the controversial Italy international, who only moved to the Rossoneri from Manchester City in January 2013, in a deal worth €20 million

Man City, Liverpool resume title hostilities
13:36 GMT

Manchester City and Liverpool will renew their rivalry beneath the Etihad Stadium floodlights today in the first major head-to-head encounter of the fledgling Premier League season.

Albert Ebosse
13:16 GMT

The player was struck on the head by a projectile thrown by the crowd and died on the way to the hospital and all games across the country have been postponed in homage to him

Radamel Falcao
06:36 GMT

The Colombia international is being heavily linked with both Juventus and AC Milan - but the striker says that, contrary to reports, he has no desire to depart the principality

August 24, 2014

Barcelona 3-0 Elche: Messi at the double for 10-man Blaugrana
22:53 GMT

The Argentine scored twice, while youngster Munir El Haddadi was also on target as the Catalans made light of the first-half dismissal of Javier Mascherano

Sunderland 1-1 Manchester United: Van Gaal's men stutter against resolute Black Cats
18:08 GMT

Juan Mata's opener was cancelled out by Jack Rodwell as the Red Devils again failed to register their first victory of the campaign

Jose Mourinho's Ice Bucket Challenge
14:56 GMT

With the charity initiative sweeping the world, Goal takes a look at the best videos from some of the biggest names in football

Angel Di Maria
14:03 GMT

The Old Trafford club have made a breakthrough in their pursuit of the Real Madrid winger, with negotiations set to continue on Sunday

Albert Ebosse
10:13 GMT

JS Kabylie striker Albert Ebosse was struck on the head by a stone after a 2-1 defeat to USM Alger and died on the way to the hospital

Mauricio Pochettino
10:00 GMT

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino will be making his home debut with Spurs after his summer signing Eric Dier was the difference maker in the first match of the season at the Boleyn Grounds against West Ham United.

Sunderland v Manchester United: Preview and Projected Lineups (picture courtesy of
04:13 GMT

Sunderland opened their campaign with a hard fought draw against West Brom at the Hawthorns last weekend and manager Gus Poyet will be looking for a great home opener against Manchester United at the Stadium of Light.

August 23, 2014

Sami Khedira
21:08 GMT

The Germany international has suggested that he is likely to depart the Santiago Bernabeu but pointed out that anything could happen before August 31

Everton 2-2 Arsenal: Ramsey & Giroud rescue point for Gunners
19:50 GMT

The home side took a 2-0 lead into half-time, with Seamus Coleman and Steven Naismith on the scoresheet, but the Gunners hit back with two late goals to earn a point

Chelsea 2-0 Leicester City: Costa strikes again as Hazard seals victory
17:10 GMT

The Spain international continued a fine start up front for the Blues while Didier Drogba came on to make his return to the club in a comfortable win at Stamford Bridge