• Jurgen Klinsmann not happy about MLS playing on FIFA dates

    United States manager would have preferred to call in the likes of Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley for the Czech Republic friendly. If Jurgen Klinsmann had his way, there would be a full compliment of first-choice players at this week's United States national team training camp. Instead,…

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  • Brazilian club suspends fans after racial insults

    SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian club Gremio says it has indefinitely suspended one of its fan groups after some members taunted an opposition player with racial insults.

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  • Ivory Coast will allow Sierra Leone team in

    The Ivory Coast government decided late Monday to allow Sierra Leone's team to enter the country, giving the go-ahead for an African Cup qualifier after fears over Ebola put the game and Ivory Coast's place in the tournament in doubt. The Ivorian government announced the decision late into the…

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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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  • 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.

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  • 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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  • Man United loans Cleverley to Aston Villa

    BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Aston Villa has taken England midfielder Tom Cleverley on a season-long loan from Manchester United, completing the deal a day after the closing of the summer transfer window.

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    £280,000 A Week For Britain's Best Paid Footballer: Colombian Star Falcao Signs For Manchester United On Loan

    Even by the madness of football salaries, it is a staggering sum of money. Little-known even to fans of his new club until yesterday, Colombia’s Radamel Falcao on Monday became the highest-paid player in English football after joining Manchester United on loan. And his eye-watering salary,…

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  • Soccer-Midfielder Schweinsteiger named Germany captain

    * Schweinsteiger is the most experienced player in the squad * Schneider becomes Germany assistant coach * Midfielder Rudy called up (Adds details, quotes, background) BERLIN, Sept 2 (Reuters) - Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger was named captain of the national team on Tuesday, succeeding…

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  • 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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  • Soccer-English clubs lead the way in summer spending spree

    English Premier League soccer clubs spent a record 835 million pounds ($1.4 billion) on hiring players during the summer transfer window as they reinvested cash from the latest round of broadcast deals. The Premier League generates more money than any domestic soccer competition while Spain is home…

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  • Man United move 'a dream', says Falcao

    Colombian striker Radamel Falcao said that he had fulfilled "a dream" after completing a loan move to Manchester United from Monaco in the early hours of Tuesday morning. "I always wanted to be here because this league is very good, it has very good teams, and Manchester United is the best team in…

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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!

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  • Marco van Ginkel to AC Milan: what it means for Chelsea's finances

    Chelsea acquires more top young talent than any other club in Europe as a way to offset its costly forays into the transfer market by - Acquiring top young talent at a relatively low cost and allowing another club to develop said talent while Chelsea focuses on putting together the strongest first…

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  • Report: FC Barcelona Made Offer for Inter Milan Croatian Star

    The window is shut, but who says Barça didn't try anything? Many believed that FC Barcelona didn't have any activity on the last day of this summer's transfer window, the last one Barça could participate before the FIFA ban. At least that's what Gianluca di Marzio, a prominent journalist from Sky…

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  • Salah not leaving Chelsea today, according to reports

    Mohamed Salah won't be leaving Chelsea on loan today, according King Fut. Instead, he's already en route to Egypt to hook up with the national team.

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  • Bundesliga Matchday 2 Player of the Week: Marco Reus, Karim Bellarabi, Xabi Alonso

    Xabi Alonso has been nominated for Matchday 2 Player of the Week. His competition for the award is Marco Reus and Karim Bellarabi. If you want to vote for him, go to Bundesliga.com and find the poll right in the middle of their webpage.

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