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26 min ago | USA Today
Former European Cup winners Porto and Celtic took big steps toward the Champions League group stage on Wednesday, as home teams struggled in their playoff round, first-leg matches.
4 hrs ago | Moray Firth Radio
Edin Dzeko has signed a new four-year contract with Manchester City, keeping him at the Etihad Stadium until 2018.
5 hrs ago | Canada.com
Real Madrid says Croatia midfielder Luka Modric has signed a four-season contract extension that will keep him with club until June 2018.
9 hrs ago | Fox Sports
The Swans stated on their website that Fernandez has signed a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee, subject to international clearance.
14 hrs ago | Ananova
A late Raul Garcia goal rescued a 1-1 draw for Atletico Madrid against city rivals Real in Tuesday's Spanish Supercopa first-leg encounter at the Bernabeu.
Brede Hangeland says he knows no more than anyone else about who will replace Tony Pulis, the manager who signed him during the close season.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey was sent off with 10 minutes left in the first leg match in Istanbul after being shown a second yellow card for tugging Oguzhan Ozyakup's shirt.
Manchester United landed a deal to sign defender Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday, with the Portuguese club announcing that winger Nani is returning on loan from Old Trafford.
Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is set to miss the start of the Bundesliga season and Germany's next two international fixtures, according to his club's chairman.
For 12 straight years, Madrid's coaches and players had been tasked with winning another Champions League title, a mission that had grown into an obsession that overshadowed winning the domestic crown.
Goalkeeper Rene Adler saved two penalties as Hamburger SV squeezed into the second round of the German Cup by winning a shootout over third-division Energie Cottbus.
Edin Dzeko has insisted Manchester City will take nothing for granted as they attempt to defend their Barclays Premier League title.
Petr Cech's decade-long status as Chelsea's first-choice goalkeeper has ended after he was displaced by rival Thibaut Courtois for the team's first match of the Premier League season.
As Man U owners cash in, need to buy stars grows Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/VzAnrp LONDON - With new investors to attract and a team in need of strengthening to appease disgruntled fans, it's a busy August at Manchester United as England's biggest club tries to push deals over the line on two fronts.
The centre-back, who played in four World Cup matches over the summer, is set to join the Swans for a fee reportedly in the region of A 7million.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche hopes the experience of earning promotion against the odds can stand his players in good stead for the tests to come in the Barclays Premier League.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 06:07 pm
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