Wednesday, 30 July 2014

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Roma secured a 1-0 win over the European champions in a pre-season clash in America but their head coach has warned they are still far behind challenging for the Champions League

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Former presidential candidate John McCain has added his voice to the growing calls for the finals in four years' time to be held elsewhere following political unrest

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The Netherlands international defender, who had been linked with Manchester United, will complete a reported €9 million (£7.1m) move to the Stadio Olimpico on Tuesday

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The Frenchman has little doubt that the club will overcome their difficulties and challenge for top honours again under Filippo Inzaghi after a disappointing last 12 months

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The Real Madrid star suffered a series of injury problems towards the end of last season and his manager is determined to ensure he is 100 per cent before resuming full training

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The Bundesliga giants have no intention of selling their star players, despite reported interest in the pair, and are confident they remain committed to the BVB project

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The 24-year-old netted 10 goals in 30 Eredivisie appearances last term and sporting director Marc Overmars says joining Harry Redknapp's side is a "good opportunity"

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The Ukraine international is full of admiration for the experienced attacker's strong character, even though the attacker was never afraid to criticise his Camp Nou colleagues

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The ex-Barcelona and Spain star has heaped praise on the Argentine, and also believes Sergio Ramos could have won the Goal 50 but for a poor World Cup

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The ex-Chelsea ace has warned PSG boss Laurent Blanc against using the 27-year-old at the back, arguing that the centre-half "goes missing" far too often

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The 1996 Champions League winner believes that the Chile star has no equal in his position, admitting that the midfielder is his favourite player in world football

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Things briefly got out of hand ahead of Tuesday evening's friendly in Dallas after an incident involving the midfielder and the defender

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The Tigers' run to the FA Cup final last season takes them into Europa League football for the first time ever and they face a Slovakian team in the third qualifying round

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The Giallorossi icon scored the only goal of the game in the 58th minute, converting a cross from Alessandro Florenzi after releasing his team-mate with a clever dummy

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The former Real Madrid forward was sent home from Napoli training on Sunday but his coach insists that he will not be selling him to reported suitors Atletico Madrid

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

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The 31-year-old had reportedly been in conflict with the club's board, resulting in his exit, though he remains keen to remain a part of the Egyptian giants in another capacity

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Teenage French striker Mikael Mandron scored the decider 12 minutes from time as Gus Poyet's men, mostly made up of Under-21s players, were victorious in Albufeira

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The 34-year-old former Brazil international agreed to mutually terminate his contract with Atletico Mineiro on Monday, prompting rumours that he could move to Argentina

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The Juventus striker travelled to his native Argentina after Segundo Tevez was held for ransom for over eight hours but police confirm that he is no longer captive