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January 15, 2014

I'd love to make a film about Maradona, says Santiago Cabrera
11:35 GMT

Santiago Cabrera has revealed that he would love to play Diego Maradona if a film of his life was made.

Bracelona planning 30 million pound swoop for David Luiz
10:12 GMT

Bracelona is planning a 30 million pound swoop for Chelsea defender David Luiz .

January 14, 2014

Chelsea target Nemanja Matic confirms Portugal departure
16:33 GMT

Chelsea target Nemanja Matic has inched even closer to a move back to London after confirming that he had indeed played his last game for Benfica over the weekend. Goal.com (via A Bola) report that Matic is set for a return to the West London club in a move thought to be worth around £20.7m.

Nasri out for ‘eight weeks’
13:56 GMT

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri expects to be out of action for “around eight weeks” following a knee injury suffered against Newcastle, he said yesterday.

The Victorious logo (picture courtesy of www.dmi.ae)
13:16 GMT

DMI has announced the launch of the first football sports reality show in the Arab world titled The Victorious. The show will be aired soon on Dubai TV and Dubai Sports channels. The show aims to bring together young Arab talent with famous world football stars, such as football legend Diego Maradona and global star Salgado.

Football world hails Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo on Twitter
10:28 GMT

Twitter was stormed with praises for Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo after he was awarded the 2013 FIFA Ballon d'Or in Zurich on Monday.

Manchester United skipper not joining Galatasary
08:37 GMT

Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic has not agreed to join Galatasaray at the end of the season despite the Serbian being out of contract at Old Trafford in the summer.

January 13, 2014

Ronaldo beats Messi & Ribery to Fifa Ballon d'Or
21:05 GMT

The 28-year-old has won the prestigious award for the second time in his career after being crowned the best player in the world in Zurich on Monday evening

Manchester City eyeing up Luke Shaw
14:24 GMT

The Daily Mail has reported that Manchester City are set to make a world record bid for young English fullback Luke Shaw.

Chelsea Make £20 Million Bid To Bring Back Former Midfielder
11:12 GMT

In 2011 Chelsea acquired David Luiz from Portuguese club Benfica thanks to a cash plus player deal that saw Serbian midfielder Namanja Matic.

Rooney, Van Persie safe from wage cuts even if Man U fails to qualify for Champions League
07:10 GMT

Manchester United stars Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie will reportedly not suffer wage cuts if their club fail to qualify for the Champions League next season.

Aston Villa v Arsenal: Projected lineups as Arsenal want back on top
00:12 GMT

Aston Villa have finally gotten out of their losing funk as they have secured a draw and a win in their last two outings after four losses in a row.

January 12, 2014

Nasri suffers knee ligament damage
20:08 GMT

Manuel Pellegrini has described the midfielder's injury as "very serious" and claimed Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa should have been sent off for the challenge

'He's an alien' - Arda Turan hails returning Messi
15:43 GMT

The Atletico Madrid winger heaped praise on the Argentina forward, describing him as the best ever after his side played out a goalless draw with Barcelona on Saturday

UEFA may face ruling on Financial Fair Play system in 2015
13:08 GMT

European soccer governing body UEFA may reportedly face judgement on its Financial Fair Play (FFP) in the European courts in 2015.