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7hPA Sport

Townsend fires shot at critics

Tottenham midfielder taunts Paul Merson and others who doubted him after wonder-strike in England's 1-1 draw with Italy.

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11hDermot Corrigan

Dutch easily beat struggling Spain

Will Spain ever be the same again? Tuesday's 2-0 friendly defeat to an impressive Dutch side shows that Vicente Del Bosque still has a lot of work to do, writes Dermot Corrigan.

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Belgium 1-0 Israel: Fellaini stars again

Ten-man Belgium held on to beat Israel 1-0 in a 2016 European Championship qualifier on Tuesday after Marouane Fellaini scored an early goal and captain Vincent Kompany was sent off midway through the second half.

10hSteve Busfield

Welcome to the new

ESPN UK managing editor Steve Busfield unveils the newly redesigned - a site to serve sports fans. Anytime. Anywhere.

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2hBen Gladwell

Liverpool are in for Neto - agent

Liverpool are among the clubs in the hunt for Fiorentina goalkeeper Neto, whose proposed transfer to Juventus has yet to be completed, according to the player's agent.

2hIan Holyman

Pires: Wenger is 'driven' to stay

Arsenal legend Robert Pires has told RMC that Arsene Wenger is not ready to leave the Gunners and will still be in charge next season.

55mStephan Uersfeld

Ribery: Hazard would suit Bayern

Franck Ribery does not believe speculation that Kevin De Bruyne is being lined up as a potential replacement for himself or Arjen Robben at Bayern Munich.

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20hESPN staff

Wilshere and Debuchy close on comebacks

Jack Wilshere and Mathieu Debuchy both featured for an Arsenal XI on Tuesday as part of their comebacks from long-term injuries.

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20hESPN staff

Arsenal, Juventus bid for Dybala

Arsenal and Juventus have both made offers for Paulo Dybala, according to Palermo president Maurizio Zamparini.


Sources: Liverpool won't sell Sterling

Liverpool will not consider a deal to sell Raheem Sterling this summer even if he refuses to sign a new contract, sources have told ESPN FC.

23hPeter O'Rourke

Sources: Utd trial for non-league starlet

The 21-year-old was on Manchester City's books for nine years as a junior, is on trial for a week with United after impressing for Glossop North End.


Van Gaal's will to win 'incredible'

Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney have testified to Louis van Gaal's "incredible" will to win as his fellow Dutchman said the Manchester United manager is determined to claim every trophy available.

1dPA Sport

Man Utd's Mata wants back in Spain squad

The 26-year-old has not featured for La Roja since a 3-0 triumph over Australia in Spain's final group game at last year's World Cup in Brazil.

1dPA Sport

FA scrap Team GB for Rio 2016

The Football Association has scrapped plans to field Great Britain men's and women's football teams at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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23hESPN Staff

McColgan tells Farah to 'wise up' over Gatlin link

Former 10,000m world champion Liz McColgan-Nuttall has urged Mo Farah to 'wise up' and distance himself from the likes of two-time convicted doper and fellow Nike athlete Justin Gatlin.


500 up for Murray

Andy Murray has joined an elite club, last night becoming only the ninth active player to have won 500 tour matches. Mark Hodgkinson reflects on The Ten Steps to The 500 Club

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Back in the swing

After confirmation Tiger Woods played an 18-hole practice round at Augusta National, Bob Harig assesses his Masters prospects.


Turning it around

Novak Djokovic started badly and showed his frustration but he still joined Andy Murray in the quarter-finals of the Miami Open.



Cazorla says NO to Atletico, Cech says MAYBE to Arsenal, Coentrao says PLEASE!?! to Man United. Transfer Talk ->


FT: Mexico 1-0 Paraguay. Lalo Herrera's third minute goal the winner. Another clean sheet for Miguel Herrera's men.


Three minutes to be added in Kansas City. Mexico closing in on a 1-0 victory over Paraguay.


Mexico close! Paul Aguilar hammers a shot but Silva saves for Paraguay. Chicharito unable to collect follow-up. 89th minute. 1-0 Mexico.


MEXICO SUB: Juan Carlos Medina off, Jose Juan "El Gallito" Vazquez on. 86th minute.


MEXICO SUBS: Jonathan dos Santos off, Paul Aguilar on. Giovani dos Santos on, Raul Jimenez off. Hugo Ayala on, Julio Dominguez off.80th min.