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55 min ago | Swindon Advertiser

Bayern Munich have made a move for Xabi Alonso

Bayern Munich are on the brink of signing Xabi Alonso from Real Madrid, according to the Bundesliga club's financial director Jan-Christian Dreesen.

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Related Topix: Sports, Xabi Alonso, Pepe

4 hrs ago | Black And Red United

Terrible first half performance dooms D.C. United to 4-1 defeat on...

D.C. United gave up a disastrous goal in the opening moments of tonight's game against the LA Galaxy, and could only recover from it once down 3-0.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bill Hamid, DC United, US Soccer

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Goal.com

Wenger in no hurry to replace stricken Giroud

The Arsenal striker injured his ankle in the 2-2 draw with Everton at the weekend and will miss up to four months, though the Gunners boss may not dip into the transfer market Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Olivier Giroud will miss up to four months through injury but has insisted he may not sign a replacement.

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Related Topix: Sports, Theo Walcott, World Soccer, More Sports, Arsenal

Congleton Guardian

Dons rewarded with Bradford clash

Manchester United's conquerors the MK Dons were handed a favourable draw in the third round of the Capital One Cup with a home tie against fellow League One side Bradford.

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Related Topix: Sports, Adam Johnson, Billy Knott, Connor Wickham

Tivyside Advertiser

Jonathan Walters, centre, bagged a brace for Stoke

Forward Jonathan Walters scored twice and made a late third for Peter Crouch to ease Stoke into the third round of the Capital One Cup as on-loan Chelsea winger Victor Moses enjoyed a promising debut against Portsmouth at the Britannia Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Stoke City, Victor Moses, Chelsea, Charlie Adam, Liverpool, Marc Muniesa

Oxford Times

Romain Vincelot's strike sent Aston Villa crashing out of the Capital One Cup

Leyton Orient became the latest lower league team to inflict more cup misery on Aston Villa, winning 1-0 at Villa Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Nathan Baker, Shay Given, Darren Bent, Shane Lowry, World Soccer, More Sports, Aston Villa, Leyton Orient

Watford Observer

Black Cats finish strongly

Birmingham City's Clayton Donaldson and Sunderland's Sebastian Larsson battle for the ball during the Capital One Cup Second Round match at St Andrews, Birmingham.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sebastian Larsson, Connor Wickham, Colin Doyle, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland, Birmingham

Yeovil Express

Wayne Rooney is the favourite to be England's next captain

England manager Roy Hodgson will name his squad for the upcoming matches against Norway and Switzerland at a noon press conference, and he is also expected to announce who will succeed Steven Gerrard as captain.

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Related Topix: England World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Sports, Wayne Rooney, Steven Gerrard, Chris Smalling, Glen Johnson, World Soccer, More Sports, Liverpool

The Independent

Champions League draw: Manchester City keen to avoid another 'group of death'

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Related Topix: Sports, Pablo Zabaleta

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

James Buckley applied for the Crystal Palace job as his character Jay Cartwright

James Buckley has applied for the position of Crystal Palace manager - on behalf of his Inbetweeners alter-ego Jay Cartwright.

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Related Topix: Sports, Rio Ferdinand

Sunday Herald

AC Milan want to buy Chelsea players Torres and van Ginkel

AC Milan are hoping to acquire Chelsea pair Fernando Torres and Marco van Ginkel before the end of the summer transfer window.

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Related Topix: Sports, Fernando Torres, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea

Watford Observer

Louis van Gaal watches on as his side are thumped by MK Dons

Manchester United's humiliating 4-0 defeat to MK Dons came as no surprise to Louis van Gaal, who insisted he needs time to turn things around at Old Trafford.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonny Evans

Tue Aug 26, 2014

San Bernardino County Sun

Sun sets on SuperClasico series for Los Angeles Galaxy and Chivas USA

A run of one loss in their last half-dozen MLS games and two in the past 14 has the Galaxy lurking menacingly just behind the trio of Western Conference pacesetters heading into Sunday's SuperClasico in Carson against soon-to-be-rebranded Chivas USA.

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Related Topix: Sports, Alan Gordon, Bobby Burling, Mauro Rosales, Carlos Bocanegra, US Soccer, Chivas USA, Los Angeles Galaxy

Thewestmorland Gazette

Michael Dawson has signed a three-year deal with Hull

The centre-half moves to the KC Stadium on a three-year contract after both clubs confirmed the deal was completed via their official Twitter accounts.

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Related Topix: Sports, Michael Dawson, World Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, More Sports, Ledley King, Jake Livermore, Tottenham

Salisbury Journal

Shrewsbury produced one of the upsets of the night

Mangan, signed on a free-transfer from Forest Green Rovers during the summer, scored the only goal of the night at the King Power Stadium to send the League Two Shrews into the third round.

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Related Topix: Sports, Michael Brown, NFL Players, Darren Pratley

Gazette Series

Samuel Eto'o has joined Everton

The 33-year-old striker was released by Chelsea at the end of last season and had been linked with Everton's Merseyside rivals Liverpool before they sealed a surprise deal for Mario Balotelli.

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Related Topix: Sports, Romelu Lukaku, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Cameroon World Cup

Cybercast News Service

Lionel Messi back to the top of AP soccer poll

The Barcelona forward scored two goals in the 3-0 win over Elche, putting him ahead of Bayern Munich striker Arjen Robben and Manchester City forward Stevan Jovetic.

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Related Topix: Sports, Lionel Messi, World Soccer, More Sports, Bayern Munich, Arjen Robben, Bayer Leverkusen, Stefan Kiessling, Karim Bellarabi

York Press

Former Chelsesa man Frank Lampard earned 106 caps for England

The 36-year-old midfielder has called time on his England career which has spanned 15 years and earned him 106 caps.

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Related Topix: England World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Sports, Frank Lampard, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea

News Shopper

Defender has no regrets on Liverpool exit

Former Liverpool full-back Martin Kelly has declared he has no regrets about joining Crystal Palace despite Tony Pulis departing just hours after completing the deal to bring him to SE25.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stewart Downing, Martin Kelly, World Soccer, More Sports, Liverpool, Carlton Cole

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Independent.ie

United agree A 59.7m Di Maria fee

Press Association Sport understands that the Argentinian winger will complete a medical with United on Tuesday morning and, if all goes to plan, the Barclays Premier League club will officially confirm his signing.

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Related Topix: Sports, Fernando Torres, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea

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