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24mAdriana Garcia

De Gea must play for United - Del Bosque

Spain manager Vicente del Bosque says David De Gea must reclaim his starting position at Manchester United to keep his place in the national team.

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4hBen 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.

4hStephan 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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14hPA 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.

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Berbatov joins PAOK on free transfer

PAOK, who currently sit 12th in the Greek Super League, confirmed in a statement that Berbatov has signed a one-year deal.

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15hPA Sport

England U21s name Ward-Prowse captain

England Under-21 boss Gareth Southgate has named Southampton midfielder James Ward-Prowse his captain for the forthcoming campaign.

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4hESPN staff

Ox grateful to his 'harsh critic' father

England international Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain credits his father's strictness and honesty as the two things that made him into the player he is today.

17hMichael Cox

Cox: The Prem's most intriguing transfers

The most exciting transfers aren't always the biggest names, but rather established players moving into unknown territory, writes Michael Cox.

23hESPN staff

Southampton complete Van Dijk signing

Southampton are confident of securing a deal for Celtic defender Virgil van Dijk before the close of the transfer window, sources have told ESPN FC.

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Deadline Day quiz

How well do you remember transfer deadline day's biggest moves from years gone by? Test your knowledge in our interactive quiz...

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22hMike Whalley

Gibson avoids prison after drink-driving incident

Darron Gibson has avoided a prison sentence after he hit three cyclists with his car while under the influence of alcohol before driving away.

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19hESPN Staff

Chelsea's Chalobah joins Napoli on loan

The highly rated 20-year-old midfielder flew into Naples on Monday to undergo a medical before completing his switch to the Serie A club.

20hStephan Uersfeld

De Bruyne: Transfer saga was difficult

De Bruyne, 24, became the Bundesliga's record sale when he signed for City in a £54 million deal only 19 months after he had joined Wolfsburg.

23hStephan Uersfeld

Van Gaal still the same - Schweinsteiger

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has not changed since his time in charge at Bayern Munich, according to Bastian Schweinsteiger.

20hESPN staff

U.S.'s Yedlin moves to Sunderland on loan

Tottenham loaned United States international DeAndre Yedlin to fellow Premier League side Sunderland shortly before the transfer deadline on Tuesday.

1dAdriana Garcia

De Gea deal failure 'ridiculous' - media

Real Madrid faced heavy criticism in the Spanish media for their failure to sign David De Gea from Man United before the close of the transfer window.

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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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1dESPN staff

Benteke suffers thigh injury with Belgium

Liverpool striker Christian Benteke could miss Belgium's Euro 2016 qualifier with Bosnia and Herzegovina on Thursday after suffering a thigh injury.


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