United owners warn investors
Manchester United's owners have warned potential investors that the club may fail to attract or retain top players and coaches if it fails to qualify for the Champions League again this coming season.The Glazer family, who own 90 per cent
Suarez 'too good for the Gunners'
Steven Gerrard told Luis Suarez he was "too good for Arsenal" when the North Londoners bid for him last summer.Arsenal believed they had met a release clause in Suarez's Anfield contract when they bid Â£40,000,001 last summer but Liverpool
Mourinho: Lukaku lacked motivation
Jose Mourinho sold Romelu Lukaku to Everton because he did not believe the striker had the motivation to fight for a place at Chelsea. Everton completed the club-record signing of the Belgian on Wednesday night, paying a fee of Â£28millio
Atletico keen on Hernandez
Javier Hernandez is unsure whether he will remain at Manchester United next year, but Atletico Madrid are willing to offer the Mexican an escap
United beat Inter on penalties
Louis van Gaal maintained his unbeaten record as Manchester United boss following a penalty shootout win over Inter Milan in Washington DC.
Griezmann completes Atletico move
France international Antoine Griezmann has officially joined Atletico Madrid after signing a six-year contract with the Spanish champions.
Van Gaal: No rift with Mourinho
Louis van Gaal will not get drawn into any mind-games with Jose Mourinho this season and he says he still regards the Chelsea manager as his "fr
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Celtic suffer heavy defeat
30 Jul 2014 21:31
Celtic's Champions League hopes are hanging by a thread after a dispiriting 4-1 defeat by Legia Warsaw in the third qualifying round first leg at the Pepsi Arena in which the Scottish champions were lucky to escape without further punishment.
Saints make Bertrand signing
30 Jul 2014 21:01
Southampton have announced the signing of Chelsea left-back Ryan Bertrand on a season-long loan.Press Association Sport understands the south-coast club have the option to buy Bertrand outright next summer. Bertrand has been with the
Everton smash record fee for Lukaku
30 Jul 2014 20:01
Everton have signed Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku for a club-record fee of £28million. The Belgium international, who spent last season on loan at Goodison Park and was their leading scorer with 16 goals in 33 appearances to help
Grondona dies aged 82
30 Jul 2014 19:32
Julio Grondona, Argentina's FIFA vice-president who was the second-most powerful man in world football and an avowed enemy of the English, has died aged 82. Grondona was FIFA's senior vice-president, behind only president Sepp Blatter in
Bruce aiming for Europa group stage
30 Jul 2014 16:01
Hull City are facing a club with close links to Dutch giants Ajax for their historic first foray into European football.The Tigers face Slovakian side AS Trencin in the Europa League third-qualifying round first leg on Thursday with Hull
Chelsea continue raid on Atletico Madrid for star defender
by The Needle 30 Jul 2014 15:12
News is just coming in that further confirms a transfer offer made by Chelsea for one of the stars of Atletico Madrids defence. The offer for Joao Miranda, a defender who has impressed Jose Mourinho is understood to be £20million despite the r
No action over Moyes 'altercation'
30 Jul 2014 14:46
Former Manchester United manager David Moyes has been cleared by police after he was investigated over an alleged bar-room bust-up. The Scot was spoken to by police after claims made by builder Josh Gillibrand, 23, that he had been attac
Everton close in on Lukaku
30 Jul 2014 14:46
Everton appear to be closing in on a club-record transfer for striker Romelu Lukaku. Reports in the Belgium international's homeland suggest a five-year contract has been agreed and although Everton have not commented, Press Association Sp