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September 19, 2013

Manchester United sees whopping 13.4 percent rise in revenues fueled by commercial upswing
12:34 GMT

Premier League champions Manchester United has reportedly seen a rise in its revenues with a whopping 13.4 percent rise to 36.2 million pounds in the year till June propelled by a dramatic upswing in commercial revenues.

Bale threatens to steal Bolt's 'fastest man on planet' title
10:13 GMT

New Real Madrid player Gareth Bale has reportedly reached Usain Bolt-like speed during Sunday's La Liga 2-2 draw with Villarreal, after he was clocked at 40 kilometers per hour, or 24.85 metres per hour, during the game.

September 18, 2013

Chelsea lack maturity, admits Mourinho
23:26 GMT

The Blues fell to a shock 2-1 defeat to Basel in the Champions League at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night, and the manager questioned his squad's ability to handle pressure

Manchester United star gets angry when asked about future
15:41 GMT

After constant speculation over his future in the summer, Wayne Rooney appears to have finally found the motivation to overtake Bobby Charlton in the Manchester United all-time top goalscorers list.

Krol named interim coach
14:57 GMT

The Tunisian Football Federation has appointed Dutchman Ruud Krol as interim head coach of the Carthage Eagles on a two-month deal.

Chelsea projected UCL lineup against FC Basel features Willian and "beautiful young eggs"
12:16 GMT

Chelsea host FC Basel in the opening match of their Champions League Group Stage campaign Wednesday evening at Stamford Bridge.

Wenger fears early Champions League exit
09:33 GMT

The long-serving boss says that the Gunners have been given their toughest group during his tenure and concedes that it will be a struggle to qualify as all four teams are strong

September 17, 2013

Manchester United starlet could become latest contract rebel
22:49 GMT

Belgium is currently experiencing its best period in world football with several high profile players coming to the fore in recent years.

Manchester United projected UCL lineup against Bayer Leverkusen features Rooney and Fellaini
12:18 GMT

Wayne Rooney is expected to return to the first team once again as the Red Devils start their maiden UEFA Champions League voyage under new manager David Moyes against former Liverpool great Sami Hyypia's Bayer Leverkusen.

Mourinho says current Chelsea side `not at par` with `glorious` 2004 team
08:50 GMT

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has said that the current side is not at par with the team that stormed to glory during his first spell as blues manager.

September 16, 2013

Giroud faces late fitness test ahead of Marseille clash
22:07 GMT

The France international is a doubt for Arsenal's clash with a knee injury, while Per Mertesacker is available after missing Saturday's victory over Sunderland through illness

Manchester United star wants to extend Old Trafford stay
14:24 GMT

Manchester United may not have been able to convince former hero Cristiano Ronaldo to return to Old Trafford, but it looks as if they've done a good enough job to coerce current star Robin van Persie to stay for a little while longer.

Cote d'Ivoire face Senegal for World Cup place
12:17 GMT

The final round of African qualification for the 2014 World Cup sees Nigeria face Ethiopia and Egypt clash with Ghana for a place in the tournament

'Satisfied' Moyes sets Rooney 30-goal target for season
09:14 GMT

Manchester United manager David Moyes has said that striker Wayne Rooney should be aiming to score 30 goals this season and thinks he could be in for a strong partnership with Robin Van Persie .

Chelsea's Jose Mourinho contradicts himself in post match comments
00:16 GMT

Chelsea lost their first match of the season yesterday, as Everton proved to be too much for the London side at Goodison Park. Though the Blues certainly had their chances...