Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The Gunners have been linked with a number of marquee players, including Real Madrid's Sami Khedira, but the Frenchman played down suggestions of any imminent arrivals.
The Welshman was sent off for the first time in his career against Besiktas, having picked up two yellow cards, but the Arsenal boss disputed the decision after the 0-0 draw.
The Gunners grabbed a draw in the Champions League playoff despite being reduced to 10 men by Aaron Ramsey's red card.
Sporting has confirmed that its former winger will return to Portugal, while the Argentina international becomes the Red Devils' third major signing of the summer.
The contract has been on the table all summer, but the Belgium international held back from putting pen to paper until he was confirmed as the Blues' No. 1.
The 22-year-old Liverpool star is back with the Selecao after a four-year absence and thanked club manager Brendan Rodgers for aiding his development into a Premier League star.
The Everton manager initially speculated that the 20-year-old could miss up to five months of the season, but now says he has responded well to treatment.
The former Liverpool and Manchester City man feels the new Manchester United captain cannot be considered among the best in the world as his lifestyle needs to be improved
Some of England's top-flight debutants join a handful of more surprising standout performers from the weekend in the first select XI of the season.
The Turkish giants are deserved underdogs on home turf but have an organized an industrious team with the former Chelsea man providing the cutting edge.
Willy Caballero played in the Community Sheild loss to Arsenal, but the England No. 1 returned for the Premier League win over Newcastle and is relishing the competition.
Monday, August 18, 2014
The Argentina international defender says he has completed his transfer to Old Trafford from 2013-14 Primeira Liga runner-up Sporting
The Blues boss is keen to keep the Czech Republic international at Stamford Bridge and played down the selection of Thibaut Courtois in the club's 3-1 win over Burnley
The Spain international made his Premier League debut for the Blues in their 3-1 win over newly-promoted Burnley and says he has adapted well to life at Stamford Bridge
The summer signings both shined for the Blues against their newly promoted hosts, with the 32 million pound striker on the scoresheet and his compatriot providing two assists.
Goal was at Turf Moor as the Blues came from behind to see off the newly-promoted side thanks to fine displays from new signings Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa.
The English champions could offload up to four members of their first-team squad, with the likes of Matija Nastasic, Micah Richards, Scott Sinclair and John Guidetti free to leave
The out-of-favor 25-year-old will spend the season with Vincenzo Montella in Florence after helping Sevilla win the Europa League last season.
The 21-year-old was signed by Brendan Rodgers from Sporting last September but spent the second half of last season on loan at Granada.
The Eagles have been found to have breached rule B.16 and were fined an undisclosed amount after Cardiff City accused them of acquiring sensitive team information.