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  • Future News: Falcao offers to play as a central defender for Manchester United

    Manchester United's deadline-day loan signing, Radamel Falcao, has offered to play as a center back for his new club despite being one of the most prolific strikers in the game.

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  • Negredo joins Valencia from Man City

    VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Valencia signed striker Alvaro Negredo from English champion Manchester City moments before the close of the transfer market on Monday.

    Associated Press
  • Maradona among stars in interreligious peace match

    ROME (AP) — Diego Maradona and Roberto Baggio were among a host of former soccer stars who played in an interreligious charity match backed by Pope Francis on Monday night.

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    Deadline Day Transfer Talk | Man Utd sign Radamel Falcao!

    Get all the latest transfer news in today's Transfer Talk, as Manchester United pull of the shock signing of Radamael Falcao!

    The Football Daily
  • Xabi Alonso is already wearing lederhosen

    Xabi Alonso started for Bayern in their 1-1 draw with Schalke on Saturday after making his surprise move from Real Madrid on Friday and now, to properly complete the whirlwind weekend, he's taken part in the club's annual beer and lederhosen photoshoot.

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  • Best/ Worst of Liverpool v Tottenham

    While Sterling actually wasn't the worst player compared to everyone else, I'm giving him worst player because of how wasteful he was. Yes, he caused all kinds of problems for Tottenham's defense, just like he did against City and Southampton, but there were many times I found myself scratching my…

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  • FIFA opens talks on 2022 World Cup dates in Qatar

    ZURICH (AP) — FIFA will step up the search for new dates to play the 2022 World Cup in Qatar at talks with football officials next Monday.

    Associated Press
  • UPDATE 1-Soccer-Real take Hernandez on loan from United

    (Corrects Mexico World Cup result) * Real agree one-year loan deal for Mexico striker * Move follows United agreement for Falcao loan MADRID, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Real Madrid have moved to broaden their options in attack by agreeing to sign Mexico striker Javier Hernandez on loan from Manchester…

    Reuters
  • Midfield target rules out Arsenal move

    The longtime Arsenal target appears to be willing to wait at least a few more months. Or longer.

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  • Arsenal looks to be likely destination for Jermain Defoe, but who else is in the mix?

    After Toronto FC fired head coach Ryan Nelson on Sunday, Jermain Defoe hightailed it back to England, where he's rumored to be working out a Deadline Day transfer. Yesterday, Toronto FC announced the sacking of manager Ryan Nelson and his entire coaching staff. Earlier this year, Toronto seemed…

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  • Loic Remy is 'proud' to join Chelsea, ready for the challenge of winning the title

    Watching his first interview, you get a sense that Loïc Rémy just wants to win.  Trophies and games, football in general. Rémy clearly feels like he's in his prime, ready to "switch on" to the challenge of having to compete with Diego Costa and Didier Drogba for minutes at Chelsea.  The 27-year-old…

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  • Conte isn't sending a message to Balotelli

    FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Italy coach Antonio Conte was not trying to send a message to Mario Balotelli by leaving him off his first squad.

    Associated Press
  • Soccer-Arsenal sign England forward Welbeck from Man United

    LONDON, Sept 2 (Reuters) - Arsenal confirmed they had signed England forward Danny Welbeck from Premier League rivals Manchester United as the transfer window closed on Monday. "Everyone at Arsenal welcomes Danny to the club and looks forward to his contribution in an Arsenal shirt this season,"…

    Reuters
  • Neymar Jr. Possibly Facing Club Penalty for Autograph Controversy

    Barcelona star Neymar could be in trouble for an innocent act. At Sunday's Barça win against Villarreal at El Madrigal, Neymar was warming up to enter the pitch, along with Montoya and Sergi Roberto. Ney signed a boot and shake some fans' hands.

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  • Erik Lamela called up by Argentina as replacement for Lionel Messi

    The Tottenham player will play in Wednesday's World Cup final rematch. Erik Lamela is making his return to international football. The Tottenham Hotspur player has been called up to the Argentina team for the friendly against Germany on Wednesday as a replacement for the injured Lionel Messi.

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  • Danny Welbeck wants permanent transfer, not loan, and maybe not to Arsenal

    Here's what we know about the Danny Welbeck situation: Nothing.

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  • FINALLY CONFIRMED: Radamel Falcao is a Manchester United player

    This time yesterday, Radamel Falcao was on his way to either Manchester City or Real Madrid; BREAKING: #mufc is delighted to announce Radamel Falcao has joined on a 1-year loan from Monaco with an option to buy pic.twitter.com/gnhR4rdsmF — Manchester United (@ManUtd) September 2, 2014 While a…

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  • Arsenal granted extension to complete Welbeck deal

    Arsenal have been granted an extension to the transfer window, in order to allow them to complete the signing of Manchester United striker Danny Welbeck. Sky Sports News have announced that the London club have been given "a couple" of extra hours to get the business done. This isn't the first time…

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