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1hMike Whalley

Balotelli left out of squad - sources

Striker not included for club's pre-season trip to Finland, which could spell the end to his career at Anfield.

49mKevin Palmer

Terry 'delighted' to have Falcao

The Blues captain called the Colombian one of the best players he faced last season and backed him for success at Stamford Bridge.

30mESPN staff

Wenger says Wilshere can be top-class

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will prove himself to be a top-class player if he can play for at least six months without injury.

14hMichael Cox

FC Interview: Ramsey aiming for captaincy

In exclusive interview with ESPN FC, Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey talks about overcoming several injuries to achieve success and his ambition to be captain.

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8hPA Sport

West Ham 2-2 FC Astra

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic was sent to the stands after seeing his side let a two-goal lead slip as they once again toiled with 10 men.

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23hVivek Chaudhary

Campbell on Arsenal, race and politics

Former Spurs, Arsenal and England defender Sol Campbell gives ESPN FC an exclusive interview on Arsenal's title chances, FIFA and race in football.

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8hPA sport

Valencia injury worries West Ham's Bilic

"I am worried to be fair. This is the reason I'm unhappy tonight. I'm not happy with the result of course but this is not as important as the injury."

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13hPA Sport

Newcastle complete signing of Mbemba

McClaren said: "We are delighted that Chancel is now a Newcastle United player after it took a little longer than we had hoped."

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21hChris Wright

Zidane scores try in hybrid match vs. Toulon

Toulon staged another one of their bizarre rugby/football hybrid charity matches on Wednesday, with Zinedine Zidane scoring a try for the France '98 team.

22hMike Whalley

WBA close on Lambert

West Brom are hoping to sign striker Rickie Lambert from Liverpool in the next few days, manager Tony Pulis says.

1dKevin Palmer

Koeman questions Vitesse-Chelsea deal

The former Vitesse manager thinks the player loan deal between the Dutch club and Chelsea hurts team spirit and affects fan loyalty.

14hESPN staff

Chung to fight Platini for FIFA role

Chung Mong-Joon has confirmed he plans to run for the FIFA presidency at next year's election, saying Michel Platini is not the right man for the job.

2dESPN staff

Ramos agrees new Madrid deal - report

Sergio Ramos has reached an agreement on a new contract with Real Madrid that will keep him at the club until June 30, 2020, Marca reports.



Mario Balotelli has been left out of Liverpool's squad for a preseason trip to Finland, sources have told ESPN FC.


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