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Chelsea's 5 Worst Summer Transfer Deals in the Last 10 Years

Link to Media<p>It's been a productive summer in the transfer market for Chelsea.<p>Jose Mourinho has strengthened his squad with the addition of Diego Costa, Filipe Luis and Cesc Fabregas, while the Blues have recouped considerable funds with the sale of Romelu Lukaku and David Luiz for a combined £78 …

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Fernando Torres needs hugs

Fernando Torres has had a rough Chelsea career, but they're probably about to be rid of his insane wages, thanks to AC Milan. With that in mind, someone's made a tribute to everyone's favorite inept striker, imploring all of you to give him a hug. He needs it.

Is Federico Fazio a Future Tottenham Hotspur Transfer Bust?

Link to Media<p>Will Federico Fazio turn into Tottenham Hotspur's security blanket at centre-back? Or, is he a big transfer mistake?<p>Expected to sign for Spurs from Sevilla for £8 million, per Matt Law at <i>The Telegraph</i>, here is a scouting report on the 27-year-old, 6'5", 187-pound Argentinian …

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Paul Hayward: Manchester United need more than Di Maria to solve their problems

Following their humiliating 4-0 defeat to MK Dons the Telegraph's Paul Hayward says Van Gaal is going to need more than new signing Angel Di Maria to get the team back on track<p>It's their second defeat of the season and the <b>4-0 thrashing to League One side MK Dons isn't likely to be a loss they will</b> …

Manchester United turmoil is partly down to Sir Alex Ferguson and the club's transfer policy

Humiliating defeat to MK Dons exposed the flaws in Manchester United's 'value in the market' transfer policy since 2009 - it has been five years of mis-investment<p>Reality checks tend not to arrive when all is going well, but <b>Manchester United</b> could really have done without discovering the cost of …

Mario Balotelli Goes Full Liverpool on Instagram, with Liver Bird on His Face

Link to Media<p>Mario Balotelli may only have been a Liverpool player for a couple of days, but he's definitely getting into the spirit of things on Merseyside.<p>The striker posted a picture of Liverpool's iconic Liver Bird painted on his face on his Instagram account, complete with a caption that just …

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Eto'o: The only thing I have to say about Mourinho is to thank him

The striker branded the Blues boss as a "fool" and a "puppet" following comments made about his age while at Stamford Bridge but now says he owes him a debt of gratitude.<p>Samuel Eto'o insisted he has no issue with Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho after being unveiled as an Everton player on …

Women's players say a World Cup on artificial turf amounts to discrimination

Even actor Tom Hanks has an opinion about whether the athletes at the 2015 Women's World Cup should play on artificial turf or grass.<p>A group of players from the U.S. women's national team, who will vie for a spot in the World Cup in October qualifying, have joined with several international players …

Suarez: I turned down other offers to join Barcelona

The Uruguay international says that he didn't hesitate for a second before deciding to move to Catalunya - despite previously having been linked with the likes of Real Madrid.<p>Luis Suarez has revealed that he did not even consider the other offers on the table before agreeing to join Barcelona …

Arsenal v Besiktas, Champions League: as it happened

Champions League play-off second leg, Arsenal vs Besiktas: Latest score, news updates, live match report and result from the Emirates Stadium<p><b>- Arsenal 1 Besiktas 0: Henry Winter's match report<br>- Matt Law: Mesut Ozil is wasted on Arsenal's left flank<br>- Wenger: Giroud injury will not force 'panic buy'<br>-</b> …

Van Gaal facing serious questions after humiliating exit in League Cup

Louis van Gaal has always said it could get worse before it gets better at Manchester United.<p>He couldn't have thought it would get this bad.<p>Barely two months ago, a jubilant Van Gaal was leaping out of his seat and high-fiving his Netherlands players as he masterminded a 5-1 thrashing of Spain at …

Kick Off: New York Red Bulls make winning start in CCL, more tributes planned for Landon Donovan

Here are the top 15 stories everyone's talking about this morning:<p><b>1. RED BULLS MAKE WINNING START</b><p>Mike Petke had made it clear he wanted the New York …

Sources: Man Utd near Di Maria deal

Manchester United are on the brink of signing Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid, sources in Spain and England have told ESPN, although the final …

Steven Gerrard backs Wayne Rooney for England captaincy

• Gerrard believes Rooney is a natural leader • Rooney was recently named Manchester United captain<p>Steven Gerrard has backed Wayne Rooney to succeed him as the England captain.<p>Gerrard relinquished the national team armband when he announced his retirement from international duty in the weeks after …

Angel di Maria set for £60 million transfer to Manchester United after saying goodbye to Real Madrid team-mates

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti reveals Argentina winger did not take part in training on Sunday but had instead "came to say goodbye"<p><b>Manchester United</b> hope to seal a £60 million British record transfer for Ángel di María within the next 48 hours after the Argentine winger confirmed to Carlo …

5 Bundesliga Breakout Stars to Watch for This Season

Link to Media<p>The long-anticipated return of Bundesliga football came on Friday as Bayern Munich and Wolfsburg kicked off the 2014-15 campaign.<p>This season may be one of change in the German top flight, with many of the league's stars likely to suffer from post-World Cup fatigue. With many big names …

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