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Manchester United to open contract talks with David de Gea?

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Manchester United are reportedly preparing to open talks over a new contract with goalkeeper David de Gea, who has less than two years remaining on his existing deal.

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho avoids further action for dismissal

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Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho avoids further action from the Football Association for being sent to the stands at Southampton.

Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson accepts Sadio Mane apology

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Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson accepts an apology from Liverpool star Sadio Mane after the pair's clash at the Etihad on September 9.

Manchester City's John Stones: 'Rate me as a defender'

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Manchester City's John Stones says that he wants to be regarded as a defender, rather than "a ball player".

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Steve Bruce: 'Mass hysteria comments aimed at social media'

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Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce reveals that his claims of 'mass hysteria' within the club are aimed at social media following the side's recent upturn in form.

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Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum praises Philippe Coutinho character

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Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum praises the character of teammate Philippe Coutinho after the Brazilian's contribution against Leicester City on Saturday.

Kevin de Bruyne keen on new Manchester City deal

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Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne says that he is keen to extend his stay at the Etihad Stadium, despite still having four years remaining on his current deal.

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Fabian Delph happy to fill in for injured full-back Benjamin Mendy

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Fabian Delph is prepared to play at left-back in Manchester City's meeting with Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League if Benjamin Mendy fails to recover from injury.

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Rafael Benitez: 'Winning goal shouldn't have stood'

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Rafael Benitez insists that Newcastle United "deserved more" from their Premier League meeting with Brighton & Hove Albion on Sunday evening.

Chris Hughton happy with "deserved" victory over Newcastle United

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Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton describes his side's 1-0 triumph against Newcastle United at the Amex Stadium as "a hard-fought victory".

Steven Gerrard: Philippe Coutinho "impossible to defend against"

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Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho has the ability to "embarrass" opposition players, according to former Liverpool teammate Steven Gerrard.

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Chris Coleman: 'Ethan Ampadu very similar to David Luiz'

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Wales boss Chris Coleman hopes to see Ethan Ampadu nail down a starting spot in the Chelsea senior side in the future after being handed his debut at the age of just 17.

Result: Tomer Hemed earns Brighton & Hove Albion win over Newcastle United

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A second-half goal from Tomer Hemed earns Brighton & Hove Albion a 1-0 win over Newcastle United in their Premier League fixture at the Amex Stadium.

Jose Mourinho perplexed by sending-off at St Mary's Stadium

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Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is said to be awaiting confirmation from the Football Association as to why he was sent to the stands against Southampton.

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Report: Everton not giving up on Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud

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A report claims that Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud remains a £40m target for Everton, who are ready to push ahead with a fresh approach in January.

Benjamin Mendy: 'Pep Guardiola behind Manchester City move'

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Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy intends to become the world's best left-back after being persuaded to join the club in the summer by Pep Guardiola.

Arsene Wenger: 'Champions League has lost its sparkle'

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Arsene Wenger insists that only a small amount of Champions League fixtures are worth watching as the competition has 'become too routine'.

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Live Commentary: Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Newcastle United - as it happened

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Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Brighton & Hove Albion's 1-0 win over Newcastle United in the Premier League.

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Report: Manchester City worried Alexis Sanchez likelier to join Paris Saint-Germain

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Manchester City are reportedly afraid of being outmuscled by Paris Saint-Germain in the race to sign Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez.

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Report: Mesut Ozil to run down Arsenal contract ahead of Manchester United move

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Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil is reportedly considering running down his contract at the Emirates Stadium ahead of completing a free transfer to Manchester United.

Sunday, Sep 24

Dele Alli 'promised move to Manchester United or Real Madrid'

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Super agents Jorge Mendes and Mino Raiola are reportedly vying for Dele Alli's signature, with the promise of pushing through a move to either Man United or Real Madrid.

Arsene Wenger 'hurt more' by Kieran Gibbs exit than Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's

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Arsene Wenger says that selling Kieran Gibbs to West Bromwich Albion in the summer was painful as the full-back had been at the club for more than a decade.

Atletico Madrid to parade Diego Costa before Chelsea clash?

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Diego Costa could reportedly be paraded in front of Atletico Madrid fans ahead of Wednesday evening's European clash with Chelsea should he agree personal terms in time.

Saturday, Sep 23

Jose Mourinho cools title talk after slender victory at St Mary's

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Jose Mourinho insists that Manchester United's unbeaten start to the season counts for little at this stage, as there is still a long way to go in the title race.

Live Commentary: Girona 0-3 Barcelona - as it happened

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Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Catalan rivals Girona and Barcelona, which ended in a 3-0 away win.

Live Commentary: Leicester City 2-3 Liverpool - as it happened

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Sports Mole brings you live commentary of the Premier League clash between Leicester City and Liverpool.

Report: Inter Milan eyeing January move for Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil

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Arsenal are reportedly considering selling Mesut Ozil to Inter Milan in January in a bid to avoid losing the midfielder for nothing at the end of the season.

Friday, Sep 22

Diego Simeone: 'Diego Costa a big coup for Atletico Madrid'

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Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone insists that the arrival of Diego Costa from Chelsea will not be "problematic", despite already boasting a number of strikers.

Antonio Conte: 'Diego Costa no longer important'

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says that his relationship with Diego Costa is "not important" following the striker's exit for Atletico Madrid.

Report: Paul Pogba ordered to take 10-day holiday by Jose Mourinho

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Jose Mourinho has reportedly told Paul Pogba to spend 10 days on holiday during the international break before stepping up his recovery from a hamstring injury.

Diego Costa holds no Antonio Conte grudge after being granted Chelsea exit

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Diego Costa claims that he is "not upset" with Antonio Conte as he brings an end to his three years at Chelsea, with a move to Atletico Madrid close to being finalised.

Thursday, Sep 21

Atletico Madrid reach Diego Costa agreement with Chelsea

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Chelsea reach an agreement with Atletico Madrid for the sale of Spain international Diego Costa, subject to personal terms and a medical.

Diego Costa to undergo Atletico medical today?

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Diego Costa will reportedly undergo a medical with Atletico Madrid this afternoon as his Chelsea exit draws nearer.

Arsene Wenger: 'Kieran Gibbs was not offered new deal'

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirms that the club decided not to offer Kieran Gibbs a new deal before he moved to West Bromwich Albion.

Arsene Wenger denies Alexis Sanchez 'punishment'

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger denies speculation that he is "punishing" contract rebel Alexis Sanchez.

Wednesday, Sep 20

Result: Marcus Rashford brace fires Manchester United into last 16

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Manchester United get their EFL Cup defence off to a winning start with a 4-1 victory over Burton Albion to send them into the last 16.

Live Commentary: Manchester United 4-1 Burton Albion - as it happened

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Relive Manchester United's 4-1 win over Burton Albion as the EFL Cup holders cruise into the last 16 with victory at Old Trafford.

FA announces Mark Sampson has been sacked as England Women manager

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FA announce that Mark Sampson has been sacked as England Women manager due evidence of "inappropriate behaviour" during his time at Bristol Academy.

Karim Benzema signs new Real Madrid contract

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Karim Benzema signs a new deal keeping him at Real Madrid until 2021.