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#Football

# football - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Real Madrid block Bale China move over fee

The Welshman will be staying at the Santiago Bernabeu for the forseeable future.

Andres Iniesta has 'no regrets' about leaving Barcelona at 34 to play in Japan

The World Cup winner played against former side in a friendly and insists he is happy with his decision.

# football - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Rodgers: Harry Maguire no closer to Leicester exit despite Man United speculation

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers offered an update on the England defender’s future on Saturday.

Ashley accuses Benitez of taking 'the soft option' by leaving Newcastle for China

Ex-Real Madrid and Liverpool boss Rafael Benitez has taken over as manager of Dalian Yifang.

Vermaelen becomes fourth former Barcelona player to join Vissel Kobe

Ahead of a friendly between the clubs, Thomas Vermaelen made the move from Barca to the Japanese side.

Sterling 'happy' for Liverpool but conquering Premier League is the 'most important thing'

Raheem Sterling insists domestic success is Man City’s priority.

Four goals and a red card for Diego Costa in Atletico's rout of Real Madrid El Derbi Madrileño This post contains videos

Four goals and a red card for Diego Costa in Atletico's rout of Real Madrid

Atletico showed no mercy in New Jersey, where Diego Simeone’s men crushed their Madrid rivals.

# football - Friday 26 July, 2019

German forward reveals he turned down offer from Liverpool to join Fenerbahce

Max Kruse claims he was Jurgen Klopp’s pick to provide back-up for Roberto Firmino.

Everton reveal plans for new 'game-changing' stadium Grand Designs This post contains videos

Everton reveal plans for new 'game-changing' stadium

The Toffees, whose current home of Goodison Park first opened in 1892, have revealed a striking design for their new home.

# football - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Late goalkeeping error sees Wolves double their lead for Belfast return leg

Molineux toasted Wolves’ return to Europe after 39 years, as they ran out 2-0 winners over Crusaders.

'It doesn't look great': Solskjaer concerned about Bailly after Man United defender suffers injury

The Ivorian suffered another injury blow during Thursday’s International Champions Cup game against Spurs.

Patrick Kluivert handed role at Barcelona after being sacked by Cameroon

The former Barca striker has signed a two-year deal to oversee the club’s famed La Masia academy.

Aston Villa sign 'outstanding' Brazilian midfielder from Manchester City

Villa’s close-season recruitment drive has hit double figures with the capture of 21-year-old Douglas Luiz.

Arsenal pip Tottenham to loan signing of Spain U21 star from Real Madrid

Dani Ceballos had been linked with a move to Tottenham, but it is Arsenal who have secured the Real Madrid midfielder on a season-long loan.

# football - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Celtic put one foot in the next round with comfortable first-leg victory

Neil Lennon’s side are all but certain to progress in the Champions League after crushing Nomme Kalju.

Klopp rules out prospect of Liverpool bid for 'outstandingly expensive' Bale

Gareth Bale’s time at Real Madrid seems to be over, but Liverpool will not be attempting to bring him to Anfield.

# football - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Shaw: 'For sure this season it will be a new United'

Luke Shaw and Manchester United are determined to get back to the top of English and European football.

Zidane claims Bale 'didn't want to play' as Real Madrid transfer drama continues

The manager has denied disrespecting the winger.

# football - Monday 22 July, 2019

'Does being gay mean you can’t be a good footballer? No. So let's crack on' - Dyche

The Burnley boss says nobody in his dressing room would have an issue with the sexuality of a team-mate.

Manchester United academy reshuffle brings new role for Nicky Butt

Nick Cox takes over Butt’s former role as academy head and they will report to John Murtough.

Liverpool-Sevilla friendly marred by horrible challenge as Reds lose RED

Liverpool-Sevilla friendly marred by horrible challenge as Reds lose

Jurgen Klopp’s side suffered a late loss to Sevilla, but the result was overshadowed by Joris Gnagnon’s horrendous tackle on Yasser Larouci.

# football - Sunday 21 July, 2019

Pochettino 'doesn't know' if Tottenham have bid for Bale

Spurs have been linked with a move for their former star, but the manager claims he is in the dark about any deal.

Kane scores from halfway and Parrott impresses as Tottenham beat Juve

Irish striker Parrott started and played 45 minutes for Spurs in Singapore.

Promising 20-year-old forward Nketiah scores twice to help Arsenal see off Fiorentina

Eddie Nketiah netted a brace as Unai Emery’s side saw off the challenge of Fiorentina last night.

Hazard makes Real Madrid debut as Bundesliga champions Bayern steal the show

Ireland underage international Ryan Johansson was an unused substitute for the German champions.

# football - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Manchester City lose to Wolves on penalties in Premier League Asia Trophy final

Rui Patricio was the hero as Pep Guardiola’s side were beaten in the final of the pre-season tournament.

Zidane: Bale staying 'not a problem' for Real Madrid

Gareth Bale’s future remains uncertain, but Zinedine Zidane said he will respect the forward for as long as he remains at Real Madrid.

Hat-trick hero Zlatan dominates LA derby Unstoppable This post contains videos

Hat-trick hero Zlatan dominates LA derby

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored the perfect hat-trick as LA Galaxy closed the gap on LAFC to nine points at the top of MLS.

Dortmund sink youthful Liverpool in US tour opener

Borussia Dortmund made it two wins from two in the United States after a 3-2 win over Liverpool at Notre Dame Stadium.

# football - Friday 19 July, 2019

Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final Champions This post contains videos

Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final

On the back foot for the majority of the game, Algeria defended their early lead against Senagal to lift the title for the second time.

'It is just a contract' - Klopp sees no need for fresh Liverpool talks

Contracted until 2022, the manager said there is plenty of time for he and the club to come to terms on a new deal.

# football - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Steve Bruce: I'm not Rafa Benitez, but I'll give everything for Newcastle

The former Man United star recently resigned as manager of Sheffield Wednesday — who are now considering their legal options.

FA contacts Huddersfield over controversial Paddy Power-sponsored kit

The jersey prominently features the name of the gambling company.

Klopp thankful for Milner's 'dirty' Liverpool team talks

Now 33, the experienced former England international is set to embark upon his fifth season with the Reds.

Morelos hat-trick helps Rangers to 10-0 aggregate win

The Scottish outfit prevailed in their Europa League tie with minnows St Joseph’s.

Serie A legend Mihajlovic begins leukaemia treatment

Five days on from confirming his diagnosis, the Bologna coach has started a course of chemotherapy.

Atletico Madrid complete €29m deal for highly rated Spanish defender

Mario Hermoso joins the La Liga side from Espanyol on a five-year deal.

Sturridge hit with six-week ban and £75,000 fine for breaching betting rules

The former Liverpool striker was found to have provided inside transfer information to his brother.

Promising Irish underage international starts for Bayern as Arsenal clinch late winner

Ryan Johansson was in action for the Bundesliga champions in the International Champions Cup.

# football - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Christie and McGregor seal comfortable Champions League qualifying win for Celtic

The Bhoys earned a 5-2 aggregate victory over Sarajevo.