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15hJames McNicholas

Welbeck injury highlights striker crisis

Danny Welbeck's long-term lay-off emphasises how infuriating it was for Arsenal to fail to sign a striker this summer, writes James McNicholas.

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9hPA Sport

Georgia 1-0 Scotland: Damaging defeat

Scotland fell to a 1-0 defeat in Georgia in Tbilisi after failing to hit the level of performances reached earlier in their Euro qualifying campaign.

10hPA Sport

England to start Stones, Shelvey, Vardy

John Stones, Jonjo Shelvey and Jamie Vardy will start England's Euro 2016 qualifier against San Marino on Saturday, manager Roy Hodgson has announced.

5hRichard Jolly

Man Utd squad is third-costliest in Europe

United spent £389.1 million compiling Louis van Gaal's squad, with their newest signing, Anthony Martial, arriving for a fee that could rise to €80m.

5hRichard Jolly

Fergie: Rooney turned down United twice

The United and England captain rejected two offers from Old Trafford before finally joining from Everton in 2004, says former manager Ferguson.

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Transfer Talk: Martial money keeps going up

Keep up to date with all the latest transfer news and rumours as Manchester United admit paying a premium for Anthony Martial while Real Madrid president Florentino Perez accuses the club of lacking "experience".

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Mourinho presented with four Guiness World Records

Despite his side's rather lacklustre start to the season, Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho had reason to smile after being informed that he'd be entering the 2016 Guinness World Records four times.

13hBen Gladwell

Green cards for good behaviour in Serie B

In addition to the normal yellow and red cards, Serie B officials will carry a green card in an attempt to promote fair play and sporting gestures.

15hPA Sport

Bayern turned down 'very high' Muller bid

Bayern president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says the club would have sold Muller if they had considered the bid based purely on the huge sums involved.

1dPA Sport

Last year's scoring wasn't luck, Kane says

The England international says that last year was no fluke and that he is fully confident the goals will continue for club and country this campaign.

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15hAssociated Press

Villas-Boas suspended for striking official

Zenit St. Petersburg manager Andre Villas-Boas was suspended for six games by the Russian Football Union on Thursday for striking a match official.

2dESPN 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.

2dESPN 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.

2dRichard 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.

2dAdriana 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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2dMark 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.

3dESPN 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.



GOAL Mexico! Hector Herrera with a golazo to draw Mexico level 3-3 in the 85th with Trinidad & Tobago!


GOAL T&T!! Here they go again! Joevin Jones gives Trinidad & Tobago a 3-2 lead in the 70th minute vs. Mexico.


GOAL MEXICO! Raul Jimenez, just moments after coming on for injured Henry Martin, scores to draw El Tri level 2-2 with T&T.


HALF-TIME: Mexico scored a late goal to cut the T&T lead in in half going into the break. 2-1.


GOAL! Mexico cut the deficit in half just minutes after T&T scored, with a goal from Carlos Esquivel. 2-1.


GOAL! T&T takes an early lead over Mexico with a headed goal from Jonathan Glenn. 1-0!


Robbie Keane says his willingness to "embrace the culture" of the U.S. has been the key to his success in MLS.


Mexico XI against T&T: Talavera, Torres Nilo, Alanis, Reyes, Jimenez, Guemez, Duenas, Esquivel, Aquino, Martin, Vela (C).


Full-time at RFK Stadium, where the #USMNT come from behind to beat Peru 2-1 on the back of a Jozy Altidore brace.


GOAL for the U.S.! Altidore's penalty is saved but he finishes the rebound and the #USMNT are level at 1-1 with Peru!


#USMNT make three half-time substitutions: Cameron for Orozco, Alvarado for Gonzalez, Diskerud for Bedoya.


Half-time at RFK Stadium and the #USMNT trail Peru after a 20th-minute goal from Daniel Chavez.


GOAL for Peru! Daniel Chavez's shot takes a massive deflection and loops over an outstretched Brad Guzan and into the back of the U.S. net!


Listen to the FC crew discuss today's Euro qualifiers, Rooney's legacy and more De Gea fallout on today's podcast.