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29Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 29, 2015

  • Chadli upbeat despite poor start
    Nacer Chadli believes that Tottenham have plenty of positives to take from their start to the Premier League season, despite failing to record a victory in three games so far.
  • FIFA to discuss Carneiro saga
    FIFA's medical committee will discuss Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho's treatment of club doctor Eva Carneiro at their next meeting in September.
  • Fulham interested in Kone
    Fulham have approached Lyon about signing their defender Bakary Kone, according to Sky sources.
  • Nicholas: Arsenal need midfielder
    Charlie Nicholas thinks Arsenal could still win the title this season if they bolster their midfield before the transfer window closes.
  • Chelsea 'even better' - Pardew
    Alan Pardew feels Premier League champions Chelsea are an even better side than they were last season.
  • Man City v Watford preview
    Manchester City will be looking to maintain the perfect start to their Premier League campaign by securing victory over Watford at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
  • WATCH: Kane shows NFL skills
    England striker Harry Kane proved just as deadly with field goals when he took part in an NFL masterclass.
  • Townsend #One2Eleven
    Former Ireland and Aston Villa midfielder Andy Townsend picked his #One2Eleven on The Fantasy Football Club on Friday.
  • Newcastle v Arsenal preview
    Newcastle are still chasing their first Premier League win under new boss Steve McClaren as they prepare for the visit of Arsenal on Saturday.
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28Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 28, 2015

  • Spurs complete Son deal
    Tottenham have signed Heung-Min Son from Bayer Leverkusen subject to the forward receiving a work permit.
  • Deadline Day: Ways to watch
    The clock is ticking to the closure of the summer transfer window - here are the ways to follow the action with Sky Sports on Deadline Day.
  • United unveil new third kit
    Manchester United have unveiled their new third kit for the 2015/16 season, the third strip to be released under their new collaboration with adidas.
  • Premier League build-up LIVE!
    The latest news from managers' press conferences across the country before the weekend's Premier League fixtures.
  • Jose's home comforts
    Jose Mourinho takes charge of his 100th Premier League home game as Chelsea manager against Crystal Palace on Saturday.
  • Redknapp: Spurs are slipping
    Tottenham's slow start highlights how they're slipping off the pace in the top-four race, says Jamie Redknapp...
  • Dier making progress
    Mauricio Pochettino’s surprise decision to play Eric Dier in midfield could be vindicated in the long term, writes Adam Bate. With the help of coaches past and present, we examine why this is a player Tottenham should invest time in…
  • Who is Heung-Min Son?
    With Tottenham having completed a deal with Bayer Leverkusen for forward Heung-Min Son, we profile the South Korea international.
  • Poch defends transfer policy
    Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino has admitted the club are finding things difficult in the transfer market but insists they will not just sign any player to fill a position.
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27Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 27, 2015

  • Bilic makes Sakho available
    West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has revealed Diafra Sakho will be available for West Ham's trip to Liverpool this weekend, as long as he recovers from a slight groin injury.
  • Chamberlin: Deals to be done?
    Just days to go until the transfer window closes. Every six months, you think the brinkmanship and madness can't happen again - and yet here we are, with another crucial period coming up for any number of clubs.
  • Nolan leaves West Ham
    Midfielder Kevin Nolan has left West Ham by mutual consent after four years with the club.
  • Ozil happy to be team player
    Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has said he can score more goals by being "a bit more selfish" but will continue to put the team ahead of any personal glory.
  • Welbeck 'back next month'
    Arsene Wenger says Danny Welbeck's recovery from a knee injury is progressing well and the Arsenal striker should be back in action after the international break.
  • Transfer Centre LIVE!
    Everton say John Stones is not for sale, Kevin De Bruyne's move to Man City could be close and Kevin Nolan leaves West Ham.
  • Sky Sports Power Rankings
    Vincent Kompany tops the Sky Sports Power Rankings after a commanding start to the new Premier League season.
  • Juve 'pull plug on Zaza loan'
    Juventus have pulled the plug on striker Simone Zaza's move to West Ham, according to Sky sources.
  • Martinez: Stones not for sale
    Roberto Martinez has re-iterated Everton's intent to keep John Stones and said "money can sometimes not buy everything".
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26Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 26, 2015

  • Valencia hits out at West Ham
    West Ham are planning to talk to Enner Valencia about an interview he has given to a Ecuadorian radio station criticising the way the club has dealt with his injury.
  • Bellerin ready to fight for spot
    Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin believes competition for places will ensure no one takes their first-team place for granted.
  • WATCH: Charlton cup stunner
    Ahmed Kashi announced himself as a Charlton player in style with a stunning strike in the Addicks' 4-1 cup win at Peterborough.
  • Jedinak worry for Palace
    Crystal Palace midfielder Mile Jedinak could be facing a spell on the sidelines with a hamstring injury.
  • Stones' rapid rise
    John Stones could become the most expensive English defender of all-time this summer.
  • Cup draw throws up derbies
    Tottenham will host Arsenal while Birmingham will take on rivals Aston Villa as the Capital One Cup third round draw threw up some mouthwatering ties.
  • Bamford’s battle ahead
    Crystal Palace finally saw off Shrewsbury 4-1 after extra-time of their Capital One Cup second-round clash but Patrick Bamford was not among the scorers on his first start since his loan move from Stamford Bridge. Can he make it at Chelsea? Adam Bate reports from Selhurst Park…
  • Watford crash out at Preston
    Marnick Vermijl's early goal was enough for Preston to beat 10-man Watford 1-0 at Deepdale and book their spot in the third round of the Capital One Cup.
  • Murray on the spot for Palace
    Glenn Murray's extra-time penalty spared Crystal Palace's blushes as Alan Pardew's men eventually overcame Shrewsbury Town 4-1.
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26Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 26, 2015

  • Valencia hits out at West Ham
    West Ham are planning to talk to Enner Valencia about an interview he has given to a Ecuadorian radio station criticising the way the club has dealt with his injury.
  • Bellerin ready to fight for spot
    Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin believes competition for places will ensure no one takes their first-team place for granted.
  • WATCH: Charlton cup stunner
    Ahmed Kashi announced himself as a Charlton player in style with a stunning strike in the Addicks' 4-1 cup win at Peterborough.
  • Jedinak worry for Palace
    Crystal Palace midfielder Mile Jedinak could be facing a spell on the sidelines with a hamstring injury.
  • Stones' rapid rise
    John Stones could become the most expensive English defender of all-time this summer.
  • Cup draw throws up derbies
    Tottenham will host Arsenal while Birmingham will take on rivals Aston Villa as the Capital One Cup third round draw threw up some mouthwatering ties.
  • Bamford’s battle ahead
    Crystal Palace finally saw off Shrewsbury 4-1 after extra-time of their Capital One Cup second-round clash but Patrick Bamford was not among the scorers on his first start since his loan move from Stamford Bridge. Can he make it at Chelsea? Adam Bate reports from Selhurst Park…
  • Watford crash out at Preston
    Marnick Vermijl's early goal was enough for Preston to beat 10-man Watford 1-0 at Deepdale and book their spot in the third round of the Capital One Cup.
  • Murray on the spot for Palace
    Glenn Murray's extra-time penalty spared Crystal Palace's blushes as Alan Pardew's men eventually overcame Shrewsbury Town 4-1.
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25Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 25, 2015

  • Wenger rejects Neville claim
    Arsene Wenger has rejected criticism from Gary Neville that his transfer policy appeared "arrogant".
  • Henry: Huge week for Arsenal
    Thierry Henry believes Arsenal need to make at least two more signings in a "massive week" for the club until the transfer window closes.
  • Cabaye: Big clubs didn't want me
    Crystal Palace midfielder Yohan Cabaye has revealed he received no offers from any of the Premier League's "big clubs" before making the move to Selhurst Park.
  • WATCH: Cech vs Mignolet
    Jamie Carragher analysed the performances of the two standout players from Arsenal's draw with Liverpool on Monday evening - Petr Cech and Simon Mignolet.
  • WATCH: MNF Twitter Q & A
    The Monday Night Football pundits answered Twitter questions following Arsenal's goalless draw with Liverpool.
  • Transfer Centre LIVE!
    The latest transfer news as Mario Balotelli undergoes medical at AC Milan and Saido Berahino hands in transfer request.
  • Rodgers: Cech was magnificent
    Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers praised Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech for his display in their 0-0 draw at the Emirates.
  • Wenger frustrated by officials
    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was critical of the officials after watching side draw with Liverpool at the Emirates on Monday night.
  • Issues for Arsenal?
    Arsenal survived a period of defensive disarray against Liverpool to finish strongly in their 0-0 draw at the Emirates Stadium on Monday Night Football.
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24Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 24, 2015

  • WATCH: Pedro scores on debut
    Pedro started his Chelsea career in impressive style as he grabbed a goal and an assist to help the Premier League champions beat West Brom on Sunday.
  • MNF: Arsenal v Liverpool
    Arsenal and Liverpool will renew one of the Premier League's greatest rivalries as the pair meet on Monday Night Football.
  • Arsenal v Liverpool combined XI
    Ahead of Liverpool's trip to Arsenal on Monday Night Football, we challenged pundit Phil Thompson to pick his best combined XI from the two current squads.
  • Bilic already 'under pressure'
    West Ham manager Slaven Bilic admits he is already under pressure after just three Premier League games.
  • Wenger: No sympathy for Reds
    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he has no sympathy for Liverpool losing Luis Suarez and Raheem Sterling in successive summers.
  • WATCH: League One goals
    Goals were plentiful in League One this weekend - and we've wrapped up the lot for you to enjoy.
  • Watford's point pleases Flores
    Watford manager Quique Sanchez Flores was happy with his side's goalless draw against Southampton on Sunday, despite the newly-promoted club still looking for their first Premier League win of the season.
  • Chelsea go clear in FA WSL 1
    Gemma Davison's penalty rounded off a 2-0 win against title rivals Arsenal to send Chelsea Ladies three points clear at the top of FA Women's Super League 1.
  • Pedro's debut rated
    We take a detailed look at Pedro's impressive debut in Chelsea's 3-2 win against West Brom...
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14Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 14, 2015

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Football News Roundup – August 12, 2015

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11Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 11, 2015

  • Falcao: PL most demanding
    Radamel Falcao has claimed that the Premier League is the most physically demanding in Europe as he bids to prove himself at Chelsea following his disappointing spell with Manchester United.
  • Salah joins Roma on loan
    Chelsea have announced that winger Mohamed Salah has joined Roma on a season-long loan.
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