• Manchester United step up interest in Norway's 15-year-old wonderkid Martin Odegaard

    The Telegraph "Manchester United have stepped up their interest in Norwegian prodigy Martin Odegaard by scouting the 15-year-old on his international debut on Wednesday night. Odegaard, a boyhood Liverpool supporter, became Norway’s youngest-ever player by winning his first cap against the United Arab..." August 29

  • Valencia and Juventus bid for Manchester United’s Javier Hernández

    The Guardian "Juventus and Valencia have made offers to buy Javier Hernández from Manchester United. The Serie A champions are going head to head with the La Liga side to secure the services of the Mexico striker, who appears not to have a place in Louis van Gaal’s plans. Both clubs have submitted bids,..." August 29

  • Liverpool the choice for Barcelona misfit Alex Song as he seeks Premier League return

    Daily Mirror "Former Arsenal midfielder Alex Song wants to make a Premier L‎eague return with Liverpool. Barcelona misfit Song is stalling on a loan move to AC Milan in the hope a move to Liverpool can be thrashed out. Song has had other offers but wants to come back to England and will hold out on Milan..." August 29

  • Valencia bid for Manchester United's Tom Cleverley

    Sky Sports "Valencia have made a bid to sign Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley, according to Sky sources. The Spanish club have made a surprise move for the 25-year-old England international who has also been the subject of bids from Aston Villa and Hull City. United manager Louis van Gaal may..." August 29

  • Champions League draw: Liverpool land Real Madrid, Man City get Bayern

    The Guardian "Manchester City have been drawn to face Bayern Munich for the third time in four years, and will also play CSKA Moscow and Roma in what presents the toughest draw for English clubs in the Champions League. However, Liverpool also face a tricky group and will play the current holders Real Madrid..." August 28

  • Bids arrive from Juventus, Valencia for Manchester United’s Javier Hernandez

    Pro Soccer Talk "On Thursday two bids have reportedly been tabled for Manchester United’s Mexican international striker, Javier Hernandez. “Chicharito” is apparently one of the players who has been told by new boss Louis van Gaal that he has no future at Old Trafford and the predatory forward will move further..." August 28

  • Bayern Munich agree deal with Xabi Alonso to join from Real Madrid

    ESPN FC "Bayern Munich have confirmed they have agreed a deal with Xabi Alonso over the Real Madrid midfielder's proposed move to the Bundesliga champions. Alonso, 32, is expected to have a medical on Thursday with the German club, who anticipate reaching an agreement with the European champions over a..." August 28

  • Arsenal, Liverpool and Man Utd's battle with Real Madrid for Marco Reus set to rumble on

    The Express "Reus' future has been one of the hot topics during this transfer window with a host of clubs from the Premier League and across the continent looking to sign the Germany international. He has a £25m release clause in his current contract with Bundesliga club Dortmund and has stalled on a new..." August 28

  • Alex Song leaving Barça for Liverpool?

    The Guardian "When you enter Louis van Gaal’s office, the first thing you notice is the spartan decor. Nothing too fancy for him. Just a few pictures on the wall – one of the grandkids, one of him and the wife when they visited the world’s most photographed barn, one of the time he invented football – and a..." August 28

  • Shinji Kagawa wanted by Valencia and Borussia Dortmund as midfielder nears Manchester United exit

    Daily Mail "Borussia Dortmund are again considering a move to bring back Shinji Kagawa from Manchester United but they will face competition from Valencia. Peter Lim, Valencia owner and business partner of agent Jorge Mendes who facilitated Angel di Maria's transfer and looks after Sporting's William..." August 28

  • Real Madrid 're-activate Falcao chase'

    ESPN FC "Radamel Falcao has met with his agent, Jorge Mendes, to discuss his future at Monaco after Real Madrid "re-activated" their interest in the Colombia striker, according to reports in France and Spain. Falcao has entered the second year of his five-year contract with Monaco following his..." August 27

  • Angel Di Maria claims he DIDN'T want to leave Real Madrid for Manchester United

    Daily Mirror "The Argentine midfielder sealed a British record £59.7million move to Old Trafford on Tuesday but claims lies were told about his departure from Spain Angel Di Maria has revealed he never wanted to leave Real Madrid - but was forced to do so. The Argentine midfielder finally completed his..." August 27

  • Man United sign Di Maria for record $99M

    ESPN FC "Manchester United have completed the British record signing of Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid on a five-year contract. Louis van Gaal's side have paid an initial 59.7 million pounds ($99 million) for the Argentina international, who becomes their fourth summer addition. Di Maria passed a..." August 26

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  • Manchester United agree £63.9m fee for Real Madrid winger Angel di Maria

    Sky Sports "The 26-year-old Argentina international is expected to fly into Manchester on Monday to hold talks with United next week with the hope of being ready to face Burnley at Turf moor next Saturday. When the transfer is finalised, the fee will be a record in Britain, eclipsing the £50m Chelsea paid..." August 25

  • Sami Khedira to remain at Real Madrid, says Carlo Ancelotti

    The Guardian "Sami Khedira, reportedly a transfer target for Arsenal, Bayern Munich and Manchester United, will not be leaving Real Madrid according to their manager, Carlo Ancelotti. Although he had not explicitly said he wanted to leave Madrid, Khedira was reported to have turned down the offer of a new..." August 25

  • Angel di Maria closes on Manchester United transfer

    Sky Sports "The Argentine winger is expected to hold talks with United next week over a transfer that is though to be worth up to £56million. Sky Sports Spanish football expert Guillem Balague exclusively revealed the news. "At long last there is significant movement in the seemingly never ending, ‘Will..." August 24

  • Di Maria has asked to leave Real Madrid and Khedira could also move after turning down extension

    Daily Mail "Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria has asked to leave the Champions League winners. The Argentine winger has been linked with a move to Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain this summer. And it appears that he could leave the Spanish capital following Real coach Carlo Ancelotti's..." August 21

  • Man Utd's SHOCK move for Xabi Alonso could see Arsenal & Chelsea miss out on Sami Khedira

    The Express "Reports in Italy suggest that Alonso has emerged as a target for Louis Van Gaal following United's opening day loss to Swansea. United have been heavily linked with a move for Arturo Vidal this summer while Van Gaal is also known to be keen on Roma's Kevin Strootman. But with a move for..." August 21

  • Barcelona have appeal against two-window transfer embargo rejected by FIFA panel

    Daily Mail "Barcelona have had their appeal against a two-window transfer ban rejected by FIFA following a hearing on Wednesday. The Spanish giants will be barred from signing players in the next two transfer windows - taking them through until January 2016 - after breaching transfer conditions to do with..." August 20

  • Marco Reus snubbed big money move to Manchester United, claims Atletico chief

    Daily Mail "Marco Reus turned down a lucrative move to Manchester United this summer, according to Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo. The La Liga champions have been linked with a move for the Borussia Dortmund forward but Cerezo claims that the 25-year-old was never an option - while revealing..." August 20

  • Man Utd target Angel Di Maria is the BEST player at Real Madrid - Diego Simeone

    The Express "The two Madrid rivals clashed at the Bernabeu last night, playing out a 1-1 draw in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup. And despite only making the bench for Real, Atletico coach Simeone believes Di Maria is the best player at Carlo Ancelotti's disposal. "The game changed with Di Maria,"..." August 20

  • Barca's Luis Suarez on biting: 'Don't worry, I won't do that anymore'

    CBSSports.com "Rest assured, Barcelona fans, Luis Suarez has vowed not to sink his teeth into any opponents ever again. “I say to all the fans, don't worry, because I won't do that anymore,” he said Tuesday to the media, one day after debuting in a friendly for his new team against Mexican side Leon. The..." August 19

  • Sami Khedira keen to join Bayern

    ESPN FC "Sami Khedira is eager to join Bayern Munich as Real Madrid attempt to offload the Germany midfielder this summer, sources have told ESPN FC. Bayern saw Javi Martinez suffer an anterior cruciate ligament injury earlier this month and coach Pep Guardiola has said in Bild that "it would be nice"..." August 19

  • Tottenham, Everton and Manchester United on alert as Barcelona make Alex Song available on free loan

    The Telegraph "Barcelona have made former Arsenal midfielder Alex Song available on a free loan. That could alert Tottenham, Everton and even Manchester United before the transfer window shuts at the end of this month. Song ideally wants to return to the Premier League after being told to find a new club by..." August 19

  • Manchester United prepare £100m package to lure Real Madrid star Angel Di Maria

    Daily Mail "Manchester United are prepared to commit as much as £100million to their pursuit of Angel Di Maria as the ailing Barclays Premier League club try to beef up Louis van Gaal’s squad before the end of the summer transfer window. United manager Van Gaal is desperate for world-class additions and..." August 18

  • Liverpool still interested in Radamel Falcao but Colombian striker would prefer Real Madrid

    Daily Mail "Radamel Falcao is still interesting English clubs including Liverpool even though the player himself is hoping to join Real Madrid. The Colombian striker, who last year joined French club Monaco for £50million from Atletico Madrid last year is understood to be dissatisfied in the French League..." August 17

  • Sami Khedira’s asking price slashed by Real Madrid in bid to reignite Arsenal interest

    Metro "The Gunners have been linked with the German international all summer, although boss Arsene Wenger recently revealed they haven’t been close to securing a deal. However, with Arsenal’s interest in the midfielder waning, the European champions are said to have offered potential suitors a..." August 16

  • Chelsea braced for Petr Cech bids from Real Madrid, PSG and Monaco

    Daily Mail "Chelsea are preparing for a sudden flurry of offers for Petr Cech amid fears he is losing his duel with Thibaut Courtois to be first-choice goalkeeper. Jose Mourinho has insisted he will not reveal before Sunday who will start their opening game at Burnley on Monday night. Neither has been..." August 15

  • Liverpool to offer Raheem Sterling FOUR TIMES his current wages in new deal as Real Madrid lurk

    Daily Mirror "Raheem Sterling will be offered a stunning new contract by Liverpool. The Anfield club are keen to thrash out a mega-deal to tie down the teenager for the long term because of his growing reputation. Real Madrid are already on red alert after Sterling’s impressive form and performances for..." August 15

  • Arsenal ponder move for another Chile star, but face fight with Valencia

    talkSport "The Chile attacker is reportedly being tracked by the Gunners, who have already signed his international teammate Alexis Sanchez this summer. Vargas has now been left out of Napoli’s Champions League qualifier squad, meaning he would not be cup-tied in Europe should he depart the Serie A side..." August 15

  • Suarez ban upheld by CAS, cleared to train

    ESPN FC "Barcelona striker Luis Suarez's four-month worldwide ban has been upheld after an appeal to the Court for Arbitration for Sport (CAS) was rejected but he will be able to train with the club, according to the Associated Press. Suarez, 27, was suspended from "all football-related activity" for..." August 14

  • Luis Suarez to find out biting appeal verdict on Thursday

    Daily Mail "Luis Suarez will learn on Thursday at 2pm whether his four-month ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup has been reduced. Suarez has taken his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, which has announced it will deliver its verdict on Thursday, having heard the case last..." August 13

  • Angel Di Maria urged to stay at Real Madrid by Cristiano Ronaldo?

    Daily Mirror "Reported United target Angel Di Maria is being urged to stay at Real Madrid - by ex-Old Trafford star Cristiano Ronaldo. The Argentinian has been linked with an exit from the Bernabeu this summer following the arrival of James Rodriguez. It has been reported United would bid £55million to..." August 13

  • Liverpool AGREE £12m deal for Sevilla defender Alberto Moreno

    The Express "Anfield chief executive Ian Ayre finalised negotiations with the Spanish club in Cardiff today ahead of the showpiece game. Leaving Liverpool, however, is Martin Kelly who will seek to revive his injury-scarred career at Crystal Palace in a £1.5m deal. Moreno, 22, will now travel to..." August 12

  • Sami Khedira is NOT for sale, says Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti

    Daily Mail "Carlo Ancelotti has told Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United to forget about signing Sami Khedira. The German World Cup star has only just returned to training with Real Madrid after being given an extended holiday following his country’s success in Brazil. But Ancelotti has no intention..." August 11

  • Man Utd weighing up £50m move for Real Madrid star Angel Di Maria

    Daily Star "The Champions League winner has been heavily linked with a move away from the Bernabeu this summer after the Spanish giants signed Toni Kroos from Bayern Munich. United are understood to be in the driving seat in the race for the 26-year-old, after PSG bosses pulled out due to the price needed..." August 11

  • Barcelona hint at more signings after Thomas Vermaelen completes move

    The Guardian "Barcelona’s sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta has not ruled out more signings to follow Thomas Vermaelen as the Catalan club continue their summer of rebuilding. Vermaelen completed his move to Barça on Sunday, signing a five-year contract at Camp Nou after joining from Arsenal for a fee..." August 11

  • Man Utd make new £55m bid for Real Madrid star Angel Di Maria

    The Express "According to reports in South America, the Argentina international is ready to part ways with the Champions League winners after Carlo Ancelotti signed Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez after the World Cup, and Di Maria has his heart set on a switch to either France or England. PSG earlier..." August 09

  • Tottenham Hotspur stalling over Roberto Soldado's loan move to Atletico Madrid

    The Telegraph "Atlético Madrid remain interested in Tottenham Hotspur striker Roberto Soldado, but face a battle to convince the White Hart Lane club to allow the Spaniard to leave on loan. It is understood Atlético Madrid would like to sign Soldado on loan for the season, with a view to a permanent..." August 09

  • Arsenal receive official £10 million bid from Barcelona for Thomas Vermaelen but Manchester United remain in hunt

    The Telegraph "Barcelona have made an official £10 million bid for Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen, with talks currently ongoing between the two clubs despite competing interest from Manchester United. Vermaelen had already agreed a deal in principle to join Louis van Gaal at United but Arsenal are..." August 08

  • Luis Suarez’s lawyer optimistic the biting ban will be reduced

    Pro Soccer Talk "Luis Suarez’s biting problems aren’t anything new, but they were thrust onto the national stage at the World Cup in June, when Barcelona’s recent acquisition and Uruguay international was caught biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini on the shoulder. The FIFA Disciplinary Committee then..." August 07

  • Man United to battle with Barcelona for Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen

    Daily Star "United have turned to the unsettled Arsenal defender after failing to agree a fee for World Cup winner Mats Hummels. But the Old Trafford outfit will have to fend-off strong interest from Barca if boss Louis van Gaal is to land Vermaelen. The Spanish giants are poised to make a £10m bid for..." August 07

  • Real Madrid winning race to sign Monaco's Radamel Falcao ahead of Liverpool

    Daily Mail "Real Madrid remain favourites to sign Radamel Falcao ahead of Liverpool. The Anfield club have a firm interest in taking the Colombian on a season loan which would cost around £10million with a view to making the deal permanent. Liverpool have earmarked the Monaco forward after going cool on..." August 07

  • Xavi Hernandez: Barcelona legend quits Spain duty

    BBC "Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez has announced his retirement from international football. The 34-year-old won the World Cup and two European Championships with his country. He was capped 133 times, more than any other Spanish outfield player, and scored 13 goals. Xavi told a..." August 05

  • No 'bite clause' in Suarez's Barca contract

    ESPN FC "Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has told CNN that Luis Suarez's contract does not contain a "no biting" clause. The 27-year-old Uruguay striker joined Barca from Liverpool for a reported 94 million euros (75 million pounds) last month but will not play for the Catalan club until..." August 05

  • Tottenham Hotspur close in on £17m Mateo Musacchio from Villarreal - and are ready to sell Younes Kaboul

    The Telegraph "Mauricio Pochettino's overhaul of his Tottenham Hotspur defence looks set to continue with Lazio chasing Younes Kaboul. New head coach Pochettino has already signed left-back Ben Davies, central defender Eric Dier and is close to completing a £17million deal for Villarreal defender Mateo..." August 05

  • Ronaldo refuses to rule out United return

    Manchester Evening News "Cristiano Ronaldo has refused to rule out a return to Manchester United. The 29-year-old, who left Old Trafford in 2009, was linked with a move back last summer before signing a new long-term deal at Real Madrid. He's under contract at the Bernabeu until 2018, by which time he'll be..." August 02

  • Barcelona and Brondby considering moves for Daniel Agger as Liverpool centre back considers his future

    Daily Mail "Brondby and Barcelona are monitoring Daniel Agger's situation at Liverpool following the arrival of Dejan Lovren from Southampton. The 29-year-old's future is unclear after Lovren's £20million signing and the Danish club hope they can lure the central defender back to the club he grew up at,..." August 02

  • Man Utd close to losing £30m-rated Colombian star as Barcelona are made firm favourites

    The Express "Cuadrado has been plagued by transfer speculation since his sharp rise to prominence, the catalyst of which were his stellar performances for World Cup surprise package Colombia. Domestic side Fiorentina reacted immediately to enquiries by slapping an inflated £30m price-tag on their coveted..." August 02

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