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Real Madrid v AC Milan

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Islamkhan stuns Aberdeen with long-range rocket

Truly ferocious strike from all of 40-yards out by the Kairat Almaty captain in...

Premier League transfer update

Di Maria to PSG looks close, Manchester United sweats on De Gea and Drogba...

Platini early front-runner for FIFA presidency

Michel Platini announced he will run for the FIFA presidency, immediately...

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Szczesny talks up Roma move

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Tevez scores first goal after returning to Boca

After two league matches without scoring, the 31-year-old striker finally found...

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Copa Libertadores final first leg: Tigres UANL v River Plate

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Southampton cruises past Vitesse

Southampton has one foot in the UEFA Europa League play-off after a 3-0 win over Vitesse in the first leg of their third-qualifying-round tie.
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Melbourne City fans will have to wait to see Ivan Franjic make his debut but the Australia defender believes the club can replace cross-town rival Victory as A-League...
The recruitment drive of Central Coast Mariners for the next A-League season gathered pace with the club signing 20-year-old Australian defender Harry Ascroft.
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Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers insists Jordon Ibe will be given time to hone his skills to help him become a star at Anfield.
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Chelsea captain John Terry believes loanee Radamel Falcao will succeed, despite his struggles at Manchester United last season.

Newcastle completes Mbemba swoop

Anderlecht's Chancel Mbemba has been confirmed as Newcastle United's third close-season signing.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal lamented the situation surrounding Real Madrid target David de Gea, who appeared out of sorts against Paris Saint-Germain...
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The Premier League will not reschedule games for clubs competing in the UEFA Champions League despite previous complaints from Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger.
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat attempted to remain positive after watching his team slump to its third loss of the pre-season.

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Chiriches joins Napoli from Spurs

Napoli have signed Romanian defender Vlad Chiriches from Tottenham in a deal thought to be worth £4.5 million.

Roma captures goalkeeper Szczesny

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has completed his move to Roma in a season-long loan deal.

Diaby completes Marseille move

Abou Diaby has finalised a free transfer to Ligue 1 side Marseille, after the ex-Arsenal midfielder shunned offers to remain in the English Premier League.
Norwich has announced the signing of Liverpool defender Andre Wisdom on a season-long loan deal.
Mario Gomez looks set to swap Fiorentina for Besiktas, with the Turkish confirming it is in negotiations over the striker.
Netherlands youth international Ricardo Kishna has joined Lazio from Eredivisie giant Ajax in a deal that could reportedly cost the Serie A club $6 million.
Manchester City midfielder Seko Fofana has joined Bastia on a season-long loan deal.


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