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Five potential Arsenal transfer targets in defence, including Kalidou Koulibaly and Kostas Manolas


Should Arsenal be looking to bring in a centre-back this summer? (Pictures: Getty/PA)

Chelsea’s Diego Costa says he must seal Atletico Madrid transfer

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Diego Costa has made it clear he wants to return to Atletico Madrid (Picture: Getty)

Pink balls and a late lunch: What to expect from England’s first day-night Test against West Indies


England will take on West Indies in only the fifth day-night Test match to be played (Picture: Getty)

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Rafael Nadal offers advice to injured Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray


Rafael Nadal knows what it is like to be out injured (Picture: Getty)


Tony Bellew: Crawford should have too much for Indongo while football fans should expect more goals from Lukaku and Rooney


Bellew previews Crawford vs Indongo and gives the latest update on Haye rematch.

Arsenal’s Arsene Wenger explains Alexis Sanchez and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain transfer stance


Arsene Wenger isn’t putting finances first in the Alexis Sanchez saga (Picture: Getty)


Paul Pogba explains how Manchester United new boy Nemanja Matic has given him more freedom

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Pogba opened his account for the season in the thumping win over West Ham (Picture: Getty)

Terence Crawford vs Julius Indongo: Metro.co.uk’s Big Fight Preview


Terence Crawford and Julius Indongo fight this Saturday (Picture: Myles Goode/Getty)


Philippe Coutinho ‘close’ to Barcelona transfer, confirms Pep Segura

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Philippe Coutinho’s move to Barcelona is ‘close’ (Picture: Getty)


Cristiano Ronaldo believed Gareth Bale would join Manchester United this summer

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Cristiano Ronaldo thought Gareth Bale would join Manchester United (Picture: Getty)



Referee and judges confirmed for super-fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather


Conor McGregor will take to the ring to fight Floyd Mayweather later this month (Picture: Getty)

Jason Holder plans to make life as ‘uncomfortable as possible’ for England new-boys as West Indies eye shock upset


Jason Holder admits West Indies are ‘huge underdogs’ (Picture: Getty)


England captain Joe Root names team to face West Indies with Mark Stoneman set to make debut


BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – AUGUST 16 : Joe Root of England looks on before the 1st Investec Test match between England and the West Indies at Edgbaston cricket ground on August 16, 2017 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Philip Brown/Getty…

Tottenham will only consider ‘outrageous’ offers for Manchester United and Chelsea target Danny Rose

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Tottenham’s Danny Rose is wanted by Chelsea and Manchester United (Picture: Getty)


Leicester City tell Chelsea they must spend £40m to land Danny Drinkwater


Danny Drinkwater remains on Chelsea’s radar this summer (Picture: Getty)

Wednesday, Aug 16

Chelsea could use Cesar Azpilicueta in midfield vs Tottenham, says Pat Nevin

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Antonio Conte is short of midfielders ahead of this weekend (Picture: Getty)

Arsenal’s Arsene Wenger suggests Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is best English player of his generation

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Arsene Wenger has high hopes for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Picture: Getty)

Chelsea fans believe Ross Barkley could sign as Everton agree Gylfi Sigurdsson transfer deal

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Ross Barkley has been linked with both Chelsea and Tottenham this summer (Picture: Getty)

Tuesday, Aug 15

West Indies will struggle to compete with England, says legendary bowler Curtly Ambrose


Former West Indies coach Curtly Ambrose predicts a one-sided series against England (Picture: Getty)

Antonio Conte receives major boost as Eden Hazard returns to Chelsea training


Eden Hazard has been badly missed by Chelsea (Picture: Jim Bennett)

Rafael Nadal speaks out after Roger Federer injury hands him Andy Murray’s No 1 spot


Rafael Nadal will become the new world number one from Monday (Picture: Getty)

Paris Saint-Germain defender Serge Aurier agrees to join Tottenham after Manchester United and Chelsea links

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PSG star Serge Aurier is in advanced talks with Tottenham, Juventus and Inter Milan (Picture: Getty)

Monday, Aug 14

Rafael Nadal guaranteed to return to No.1 spot after Roger Federer withdraws from Cincinnati Masters


Andy Murray will finally be dethroned on Monday when the rankings update (Picture: Getty)

Jason Roy hits monster six out of The Oval to leave England legend Freddie Flintoff stunned


England opener Jason Roy was in fine form for Surrey against Sussex (Picture: Getty)

Roger Federer speaks out on injury fears as he bids to take No 1 spot from Andy Murray


Roger Federer suffered a shock defeat in the final of the Rogers Cup (Picture: Getty)

Sunday, Aug 13

Cristiano Ronaldo pushes referee following red card in dramatic Super Cup win for Real Madrid

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Cristiano Ronaldo had perhaps the most eventful cameo ever seen during the Spanish Super Cup meeting between Real Madrid and Barcelona on Sunday night.

Are you watching Danny Rose? Tottenham defy critics but Harry Kane’s August hoodoo goes on


Goalscorer Dele Alli had the last laugh after being stamped on by Jonjo Shelvey (Picture: Getty)

Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez accidentally lets slip he is in Paris amid PSG transfer links

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Sanchez has long been linked with a move to the big-spending Parisians (Picture: Getty)

Saturday, Aug 12

Mo Farah misses out on 5,000m gold as Muktar Edris beats him into second place


Winner Muktar Edris does the Mobot as he crosses the line (Getty)

Antonio Conte insulted by suggestion he deliberately picked a weak Chelsea team against Burnley


Chelsea sunk to a 3-2 defeat to Burnley on the opening day of their season (Picture: Getty)

Jamie Redknapp urges Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp to sell Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona


Philippe Coutinho has handed in a formal transfer request to Liverpool (Picture: Getty)