Friday, 29 August 2014

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A week after the opening-day defeat to Bayer Leverkusen, Jurgen Klopp's men got off the mark thanks to their fit-again Germany attacker, Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Adrian Ramos

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The coach has been handed a championship-winning side following Antonio Conte's resignation and he hopes to begin with a victory against Chievo this weekend

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The coach believes the midfielder, who has "seen everything in football", will bring a lot to his Bayern side and says the desire to complete the transfer was mutual

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The club's latest signing is delighted at being signed from Sao Paulo this summer and cannot wait to line up alongside Neymar and Co. in 2014-15

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The Viola chief says the chance of the Colombian midfielder joining Barcelona, Manchester United or Bayern Munich this summer have passed and he will remain in Serie A

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The Turin outfit are bidding for a fourth successive Scudetto - but they must do so without Antonio Conte, who surprisingly stepped down during the summer

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The reigning Primera Division champions were held to a 0-0 draw at Rayo Vallecano on Monday so will therefore be desperate to triumph in their opening home game of the new season

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La Roja bid to bounce back from World Cup humiliation with a fresh bunch of players, with Vicente del Bosque hoping they can inject some energy into his team

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The experienced midfielder has stressed that his transfer is not related to the signing of the Germany international, insisting it was his decision to depart the Santiago Bernabeu

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The Chile international has been the subject of interest from Manchester United all summer but took to Twitter to reiterate his commitment to the Bianconeri this season

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The 45-year-old feels his former team are sitting in pole position to win the title again, but has stressed that they will face stiff competition

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The playmaker has been frozen out of the first team at Newcastle by Alan Pardew and has been recommended to the Turkish club by former Magpies team-mate Demba Ba

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Massimiliano Allegri has taken over in Turin, while Pippo Inzaghi is the new man in charge at San Siro, resulting in great tactical intrigue in Italy ahead of the 2014-15 campaign

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Mauricio Pochettino's side will also meet Partizan and Asteras, while Roberto Martinez's men face Russian club FC Krasnodar

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Pep Guardiola's men are yet to show their destructive side in the new season but will be hopeful that Saturday's trip to Gelsenkirchen will see them unleashed

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The case of the France Under-21s international midfielder, who is set to force his way out of Paris Saint-Germain, is a cause of great frustration at the Parc des Princes

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Tigers manager Steve Bruce confirms that his side have agreed personal terms with the striker, who has also passed a medical and now awaits a decision on a work permit

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The Bianconeri's general director is optimistic about his side's chances of reaching the knockout stages in European club football's elite competition this season

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The Uefa president announced on Thursday that he would not run for the presidency in 2015, leaving much-criticised incumbent Sepp Blatter with a clear run at a fifth term