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Wenger out to end Mourinho curse

It may just be a friendly curtain-raiser for the Premier League season, but Arsenal will be looking to end their recent dismal record against Chelsea. Miguel Delaney previews Sunday's Community Shield at Wembley.

22mPeter O'Rourke

Carrick says no to PSG

Michael Carrick has snubbed overtures from Paris Saint Germain to stay at Old Trafford, sources have told ESPN FC.

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2hRichard Jolly

Stuttgart 4-2 Man City: Shambolic defence

Manchester City crashed to a 4-2 defeat to Stuttgart as their preseason fixtures ended with a shambolic defensive display.

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Bayern's Super Cup drought continues

Stephan Uersfeld takes a look at the talking points from Bayern Munich's German Super Cup defeat to Wolfsburg.

9hESPN staff

Benteke to be a 'bargain'

Christian Benteke will prove to be a bargain for Liverpool, according to manager Brendan Rodgers.

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Chelsea Ladies claim FA Cup, 1st major title

Chelsea Ladies claimed the first major trophy in their history by defeating Notts County Ladies 1-0 in the SSE Women's FA Cup final at Wembley.

16hPA Sport

United unveil Adidas kit

Manchester United have unveiled their new Adidas home kit and it is reminiscent of their shirts of the 1980s.

17hPA Sport

Wenger: Chelsea no friendly

The Arsenal boss played down his losing record against Jose Mourinho, while backing Petr Cech for a stellar career with the Gunners.

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1dKevin Palmer

Show Cech respect - Ivanovic

The Blues defender says fans would be wrong to jeer the former Chelsea goalkeeper who helped them win four Premier League titles.

11hPeter O'Rourke

Roma agree Dzeko fee - sources

Edin Dzeko's move to Roma has edged closer after the Italian club agreed a fee with Manchester City for the striker, sources have told ESPN FC.

15hESPN staff

Remy wants to play more

Loic Remy is targeting a more significant role at Chelsea team as they look to defend their Premier League title this season.

7hScott Patterson

Players will stay if LVG delivers titles

Not many world class players have wanted to leave Manchester United in their prime, so why is Angel Di Maria following the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo?

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Premier League managerial turnover unparalleled

In the past 20 years, there have been 215 managerial changes in the Premier League. Such volatility doesn't happen in American sports. Austin Lindberg crunches the numbers for ESPN FC.

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Premier League squad numbers 1-50

Since squad numbers were introduced in Great Britain in 1993, players have chosen to express themselves by the numbers on their back. But has someone worn every number from 1 to 50?

1dAndrew Mangan

Walcott must justify his new Arsenal deal

Theo Walcott has a new Arsenal need but he needs to justify the faith put in him, while Santi Cazorla's extension is well deserves, says Andrew Mangan

1dJames Tyler

Tyler: Premier League Survival Guide

As Bournemouth, Norwich and Watford embark on Premier League adventures, James Tyler looks at recently relegated teams and offers some survival tips.

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1dESPN staff

Friendlies: Lambert signs, nets two for WBA

Rickie Lambert enjoyed a whirlwind start to his West Brom career on Friday, marking his debut with two goals just hours after signing a two-year deal.

1dJohn Brewin

Can Kane keep up his striking success?

The approaching new season sees Harry Kane attempt to meet the expectation that thrilling breakthrough brought. Can Spurs' new hero match up?

2dESPN staff

Wenger: 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.

2dMike Whalley

Balotelli left out of squad - sources

Mario Balotelli has been left out of Liverpool's squad for a preseason trip to Finland, sources told ESPN FC, signalling an end of his Anfield career.

1dMiguel Delaney

Mou: No drama if Arsenal win

The Chelsea coach says he will not "explode with happiness... or make a drama" whatever the outcome of Sunday's Community Shield tie against Arsenal.

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1dESPN Staff

Villa confirm Gestede deal

Gestede, 26, signed a five-year deal at Villa Park on Friday, becoming Villa's second signing of the day after Jordan Veretout joined from Nantes.

1dIan Holyman

Di Maria set to have PSG medical - report

Angel Di Maria has agreed personal terms with PSG and is due in the French capital early next week to complete his move from Man United, RMC reports.

2dKevin 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.

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1dSteven Lynch

Playoff anguish

Which club has taken part in the Football League playoffs most often without winning promotion? ESPN's resident expert Steven Lynch has the answer.



Full time in Montreal, where PSG win their third straight Trophee des Champions after topping Lyon 2-0.


Wolfsburg win the German Super Cup 5-4 on pens! Nicklas Bendtner converts the winning spot kick after scoring the 89th-minute equaliser!


As the 90 minutes conclude at the Volkswagen Arena, Bayern Munich and Wolfsburg are headed straight to penalties in the German Super Cup.


That's the end of regular time in the German Super Cup, where Bayern and Wolfsburg are level at 1-1 through goals from Robben and Bendtner.


GOAL for Wolfsburg! Nicklas Bendtner equalises in the German Super Cup in the 89th minute! Bayern and Wolves, 1-1 at the Volkswagen Arena!


Arturo Vidal makes his Bayern Munich debut in the 74th minute of the German Super Cup, replacing Thiago with his side 1-0 up over Wolfsburg.


Halftime in the Trophee des Champions, where PSG lead Lyon 2-0 through goals from Aurier and Cavani.


GOAL for Bayern Munich! Arjen Robben returns and he has the Bundesliga champs up 1-0 over Wolfsburg in the German Super Cup!


Fank Lampard makes his #NYCFC debut in the 69th minute to a roaring standing ovation at Yankee Stadium.


GOAL for PSG! Edinson Cavani doubles the capital outfit's lead over Lyon in the Trophee des Champions! It's 2-0!


Halftime in the German Super Cup, where Bayern Munich and Wolfsburg are scoreless in an end-to-end contest.


GOAL for PSG! Serge Aurier heads home David Luiz's fizzing cross to put Les Parisiens up 1-0 over Lyon in the Trophee des Champions!