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January 28, 2014

Manchester United vs Cardiff City: Projected lineups as Juan Mata set for debut
14:54 GMT

Manchester United pulled off what could potentially be one of the biggest transfers in the club's history. Not only because Juan Mata cost a club record fee, but also because he could potentially make a massive difference in United's run-in fortunes.

Kroos refuses to rule out Bayern exit amid Man United links
14:23 GMT

Bayern Munich midfielder Toni Kroos has refused to rule out leaving the reigning German champions amid links with Manchester United.

Chelsea reach verbal agreement for Diego Costa
12:10 GMT

Jose Mourinho looks set to bolster the Chelsea attack this summer, with Chelsea having been reported on reaching a verbal agreement with Atletico Madrid for the transfer of Brazilian striker Diego Costa. (via the Daily Mail)

January 27, 2014

Arsenal and PUMA confirm partnership
22:14 GMT

Arsenal today announced a brand new sponsorship with kit supplier PUMA that will be effective July 1, 2014.

Back problem made it impossible to win Australian Open: Nadal
15:55 GMT

World No.1 Rafael Nadal shed tears during the Australian Open trophy ceremony following an emotional roller-coaster against Stanislas Wawrinka, and said a sudden back problem made it impossible to win the Grand Slam final.

Barcelona: Messi won't leave amid PSG rumours
13:49 GMT

The Argentine attacker has been linked with a move to the French champions, but his current club are confident he will stay put

Arsenal and Manchester United to battle over Bundesliga star
12:03 GMT

Manchester United already have made one major signing for the season this January, but now David Moyes and the Red Devils front office are believed to be set to flex their financial muscle in regards to landing at least one more big name signing.

Wayne Rooney offered captaincy to seal Man-U stay
10:40 GMT

Manchester United manager David Moyes has offered captaincy to Wayne Rooney, who has only 18 months left on his current contract, with a staggering 65 million pounds deal in a bid to seal his stay for the team.

Liverpool face competition from Magpies and Arsenal for French target
23:38 GMT

Having just finalized their losing out on the signing of 21-year-old Egyptian international Mohamed Salah, Liverpool have only a business week to get their January transfer dealings finalized.

January 26, 2014

Chelsea confirm Salah signing
19:12 GMT

The Basel winger has signed a five-and-a-half-year contract at Stamford Bridge and will wear the No.15 shirt for the Blues, who fought off competition from Liverpool

Chelsea to sell Lukaku to fund swoop for PSG star
15:32 GMT

Just a few weeks ago it was said by Everton manager Roberto Martinez that Chelsea had no intention of selling star loan forward Romelu Lukaku.

Moyes not expecting further January deals after Mata capture
13:32 GMT

The Manchester United manager has played down the club's chances of bolstering their squad further in the winter window, but is eyeing reinforcements in the summer

Ronaldo `taunts` Messi with `No.1` goal celebration after Ballon d'Or win
10:10 GMT

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo had reportedly 'taunted' Barcelona ace Lionel Messi after he won the Ballon d'Or by parading the trophy before Madrid's match with Granada, before firing a message as to who is the best around.

January 25, 2014

Manchester United transfer news: Red Devils confirm latest signing
18:38 GMT

Well it is all finally coming to fruition. After several days of discussion surrounding Juan Mata's transfer from Chelsea to Manchester United, it looks as if the deal could all be wrapped up today if Instagram and other social media outlets are anything to go by.

Chelsea v Stoke: Projected lineups as Blues look for Potters rematch
18:32 GMT

The last time Chelsea faced Stoke City the Potters ran out late 3-2 winners at the Britannia Stadium.