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13hAdriana Garcia

De Gea wants new United contract - report

David De Gea is set to extend his contract with Manchester United after missing out on a big-money move to La Liga giants Real Madrid.

11hPA Sport

Kane to turn to Rooney for form advice

England's Harry Kane is confident he can handle the weight of expectation upon him -- but is also glad he has Wayne Rooney to turn to for advice.

13hESPN staff

Bayern opted not to sign De Bruyne - agent

Bayern Munich backed out of an approach to sign Kevin De Bruyne from Wolfsburg before the midfielder joined Man City, according to the player's agent.

16hESPN staff

Wales move above England in FIFA ranking

Chris Coleman's team, who face Cyprus in a Euro 2016 qualifier in Nicosia on Thursday, would be within one win of sealing a place in France.

1dRichard Jolly

Premier League transfers in numbers

The 20 Premier League clubs spent a record £870 million in the summer transfer window. But that was not the only record set over the past few months.

17hAdriana Garcia

Pedro: Van Gaal unfair with Valdes, De Gea

The Spain forward criticised Van Gaal's treatment of David De Gea and Victor Valdes, and opted to join Chelsea because Jose Mourinho wanted him more.

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15hMark Rodden

Schneiderlin: United boss LVG 'very strict'

Morgan Schneiderlin says Louis van Gaal has helped him to rise to the challenge at Manchester United but said the Dutchman is a tough man to please.

2dESPN Staff

Di Maria exit cost United £22.5m - report

United lost up to an extra £7.5m on the £15m hit they took by selling Di Maria to PSG due to strong Sterling-Euro rates, according to Foenix Partners.

2dBen Gladwell

Cole not included in Roma squad lists

Ashley Cole has been left out of Roma's squad lists for the 2015-16 season, including the 23-man selection for the Champions League.

2dStephan Uersfeld

Ozil eyes Ballon d'Or and Olympics call-up

Ozil wants to rival Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for the top individual award, and is also targeting success in 2016 for both club and country.

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Afellay's ban reduced to two games

Stoke City midfielder Ibrahim Afellay has had his three-match ban for hitting out at West Brom's Craig Gardner reduced to two games.


Cleverley faces spell on sidelines

Cleverley, 26, was carried off on a stretcher after being challenged by Eric Dier during the first half of a 0-0 Premier League draw at Tottenham.

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Why do clubs panic buy on deadline day?

Like an ill-prepared student whose exam time sneaks up on them, there's nothing like a hard and fast deadline to get you moving, writes Nick Miller.

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2dPA Sport

No injury worry for England, Hodgson

The Three Lions face San Marino and Switzerland in their next two Euro 2016 qualifiers with a chance to secure a spot with matches to spare.

2dESPN Staff

Kick Bale and Wales will kick back - King

Leicester midfielder King says Wales will defend Real Madrid star Bale if Cyprus resort to tough tackles in Thursday's Euro 2016 qualifier in Nicosia.



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FT: Italy 1-0 Malta Czech Republic 2-1 Kazakhstan Turkey 1-1 Latvia


FT: Netherlands 0-1 Iceland Bruno Martins Indi was sent off and Gylfi Sigurdsson's penalty wins it for Iceland!


Goal, Gareth Bale! He gives Wales the 1-0 lead over Cyprus!


HT: Belgium 2-1 Bosnia-Herzegovina De Bruyne with a goal and an assist.