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February 21, 2014

Man City close to signing deal to bring Barca keeper Victor Valdes
13:40 GMT

Manchester City is reportedly said to be closing in on Barcelona keeper Victor Valdes.

Kagawa may leave Man U at end of season following Mata's entry
13:26 GMT

Manchester United ace Shinji Kagawa may reportedly leave the Old Trafford side after the season ends following the arrival of Juan Mata in January.

February 20, 2014

Arsenal's Lukas Podolski hits back at Mesut Ozil critics
22:31 GMT

Arsenal's Lukas Podolski has hit back at teammate Mesut Ozil's critics after last night's Champions League clash with Bayern Munich...

Ozil apologises for Arsenal display in Bayern loss
16:14 GMT

The €50 million German failed to capitalise on a penalty he won, stroking it tamely for Manuel Neuer to save, before the Gunners were reduced to 10 men and comfortably beaten 2-0

Qatar Airways, FCB take partnership to new heights
15:39 GMT

Qatar Airways and FC Barcelona are taking their partnership to the skies as the airline introduces FC Barcelona’s livery for the first time on a Boeing 777.

Manchester United's style of play is 'difficult' for Van Persie, claims Van Gaal
12:51 GMT

The Netherlands head coach is confident the striker will impress at the World Cup because the national team's style of play is less simple and better suited to his ability

Qatar human rights body dismisses 'death of 450 Indian migrant workers' as 'normal'
11:12 GMT

A Qatar human rights body has dismissed the recent report from the Indian embassy that more than 450 Indian migrant workers have died in Qatar in almost two years, and said that the figure is 'normal' given the size of the community.

February 19, 2014

Pele
21:58 GMT

Pele is to make his second visit to Dubai in two months when he joins the New York Cosmos, for which he is honorary president, on their pre-season training camp in March.

Barcelona: Four possible replacements for Victor Valdés
16:18 GMT

Since making his debut in 2002,Victor Valdés has always been reliable.He is regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in...

AC Milan v Atletico Madrid: UCL projected lineups as Seedorf leads European dream
12:28 GMT

AC Milan are the second most crowned European Champions in history with seven titles and they are once again looking to make the most of their foray into Europe as their domestic campaign has lacked considerable results this season.

Arsenal v Bayern Munich: UCL projected lineups for Emirates opening leg
11:12 GMT

Arsenal earned a massive morale boosting victory over Liverpool in the English FA Cup over the weekend and they will look to take their confidence from that match into Wednesday night's opening leg of their UEFA Champions League tie with defending Champions Bayern Munich.

February 18, 2014

Dejan Lovren
21:42 GMT

Since joining Manchester United in 2006 from Russian Premier League team Spartak Moscow, Nemanja Vidic has been Mr Dependable. The monstrous Serb has chalked up a long list of individual awards, including the Premier League's Player ...

Manchester City v Barcelona: UCL projected lineups In battle of English and Spanish giants
13:41 GMT

Manchester City's weekend victory over Chelsea will see them full of confidence heading into their crucial opening home leg of their two match UEFA Champions League tie with Spain's FC Barcelona.

Bayer Leverkusen v PSG: UCL projected lineups in German and French showdown
13:36 GMT

Sami Hyypia is no stranger to life on the big stage in the European scene having been part of Liverpool's 2005 "Miracle of Istanbul," UEFA Champions League winning side.

More than 450 Indian migrant workers died in 2012-13 in Qatar: report
12:12 GMT

More than 450 Indian migrant workers have reportedly died in the last two years in Qatar, putting the Gulf State under more pressure over its rights record ahead of the 2022 World Cup.