9hJames Dall

Dall: Arsenal flirting with crisis again

James Dall shines the Premier League spotlight on misfiring Arsenal as they prepare to face Newcastle on Saturday.

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5hDermot Corrigan

Mata and Costa return to Spain squad

Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque has been drawn into the institutional row over the 2015-16 La Liga calendar.

9hESPN Staff

Schmeichel wants De Gea to stay at United

United legend Schmeichel would "love" De Gea to stay at Old Trafford, but understands why the goalkeeper wants to return to Spain with Real Madrid.

10hJohn Brewin

Brewin: Deadly Aguero boosts City

Sergio Aguero has yet to be formally recognised by his peers but he looks set for another stellar season at Manchester City, says John Brewin.

1dBen Gladwell

Balotelli: Liverpool tactics didn't suit me

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers' tactics had as much a part to play in Mario Balotelli's failure at Anfield as his own poor form, the striker said.

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19hPA Sport

Koeman blames officials for Saints' defeat

Ronald Koeman refused to blame his players and instead pointed the finger at the officials as he saw his Southampton side crash out of Europe.

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18hPA Sport

Norwich City defines Grabban suspension

Norwich boss Alex Neil confirmed Lewis Grabban has been suspended by the club until next Tuesday after leaving the team hotel without permission.

17hPA Sport

Sturridge steps up recovery programme

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge's recovery programme has been stepped up with the England international set to complete a full week of training.

2dMiguel Delaney

United to make final Bale offer - sources

Man United will make a last effort to sign Gareth Bale and to resolve David De Gea's situation before the window closes, sources have told ESPN FC.

20hESPN staff

Arsenal see 'ominous' draw against Bayern

Arsenal club secretary David Miles said he felt a chill when the Gunners were put into Bayern Munich's group in Thursday's Champions League draw.

1dIan Holyman

Di Maria poised to make PSG debut

The trio were all absent when PSG boss Laurent Blanc named his squad to travel south as PSG seek a third successive victory.

2dKevin Palmer

No Wanyama Southampton exit - sources

Sources have told ESPN FC that the Saints have informed the Kenya international midfielder he will not be allowed to leave St Mary's this summer.

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2dPA Sport

Grabban suspended by Norwich City - reports

The striker reportedly left the team hotel without permission ahead of the team's Capital One Cup win at Rotherham.



STAT: This weekend is Jose Mourinho’s 200th PL game - he will be the most successful boss after 200 games (453 points in 199) - via @Opta.


To recap: Liverpool drawn with Rubin Kazan, Bordeaux, FC Sion. Spurs with Monaco, Anderlecht, Qarabag. Celtic get Ajax Fenerbahce, Molde