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15hPeter O'Rourke

Chelsea up Begovic bid to £8m

Chelsea have reportedly raised their initial offer to Stoke City for goalkeeper Asmir Begovic from six to eight million pounds.

9hKevin Palmer

Cabaye open to playing for Palace

PSG midfielder Yohan Cabaye is open to the prospect of a move to Crystal Palace as talks continue between the two clubs over the French international.

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14hPeter O'Rourke

Ameobi to re-sign with Newcastle ahead of loan

Sammy Ameobi is expected to sign a new deal with Newcastle before joining Wolverhampton on loan for the upcoming season.


Blatter won't attend Women's World Cup final

FIFA President Sepp Blatter will skip the Women's World Cup final in Canada, avoiding a visit to North America at a time when U.S. officials are pursuing a criminal investigation into the game's

30mJens Weber

Muller: Utd interest an honour

The 25-year-old forward wants to stay at the Allianz Arena with fellow United target Schweinsteiger to win more titles with the Bundesliga champions.

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1dAssociated Press

Millennium Stadium to host 2017 UCL final

The Champions League final will be played in Wales for the first time in 2017 at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium.

22hMusa Okwonga

Jones' extension shows LVG's approval

Despite criticism this season, Phil Jones was given a contract extension by Man United -- proving that the club still believes in him.


FA's Glenn: FIFA needs reformer

Sepp Blatter's successor as FIFA president must ensure fundamental changes are made, said FA's new chief executive Martin Glenn.

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1dKevin Palmer

Chelsea could vacate Bridge for 3 years

Premier League champions Chelsea may be forced to leave their Stamford Bridge home for three seasons while it undergoes a radical redevelopment.

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1dPeter O'Rourke

Kenedy set to sign for Chelsea - sources

Chelsea are on the verge of signing highly rated Brazilian youngster Kenedy from Fluminense, sources have told ESPN FC.

20hAssociated Press

UEFA: La Liga must accept winter WC

UEFA has told the Spanish league to stop challenging the decision to move the dates of the World Cup in 2022 to November-December.

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20hESPN staff

McCarthy: Selling Mings was good business

Selling Tyrone Mings to Bournemouth was good business for Championship side Ipswich, according to their manager Mick McCarthy.

22hDermot Corrigan

Turan agent plays down United link

Arda Turan's agent says the Turkish midfielder's move away from Atletico Madrid will be completed by the weekend.



Arrigo Sacchi: "With the attacking trio (Neymar, Leo Messi, Luis Suarez) and Pogba on the pitch, Barca would be almost invincible."


Thomas Muller on reported Man Utd links: "I feel fine at Bayern and my contract runs until 2019. There is nothing more to say."