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August 18, 2017 2:25 PM Mou thinks United summer spending over

Jose Mourinho has hinted Manchester United's summer spending could be over as his hopes of adding one more attacking player before the transfer window shuts on Aug. 31 appear to have been dashed. Sources told ESPN FC earlier this week that the Portuguese coach was prepared to wait until January to spend any more money, having held interest in Real Madrid's 23

August 17, 2017 9:56 AM Tighten-up selecting processes onto C’cil of State – Rawlings

Former president Jerry John Rawlings has called for the revision of the processes leading to the composition of the membership of the Council of State. “We must ensure that the processes for pre-qualifying, electing and appointing these members are tightened-up,” he said. “In the traditional system, an elder who misbehaved was expected in the past to commit 11

August 17, 2017 7:22 AM La Liga preview: Can rampant Real keep Barcelona and Atletico at bay?

The ESPN FC crew flip the script and examine the possible benefits of Cristiano Ronaldo's five-game ban for Real Madrid. Real Madrid's quest to maintain supremacy over Barca in Spain looks likely this season but then again, you never know what to expect. Graham Hunter previews the 2017-18 La Liga season. With all due respect to Neymar's quest to persuade 52

August 17, 2017 6:59 AM Trump adviser Steve Bannon dubs white nationalists ‘clowns’

The chief White House strategist Steve Bannon has attacked white nationalists as “clowns” as the fallout from violent protests in Charlottesville continues. Mr Bannon once headed the far-right Breitbart News, seen as both a major channel for nationalism and key in helping Donald Trump win election. But Mr Bannon told Prospect magazine: “Ethno-nationalism 12

August 14, 2017 5:05 PM Chelsea want €55 million Van Dijk, United close in on Portuguese prodigy and all today's transfer gossip

Meanwhile, Liverpool are weighing up a move for Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne. Downing joined Liverpool for a fee believed to be around £20 million (€22 million) from Aston Villa in July 2011 — £8 million (€8.8 million) more than the latter paid for him two years previously. The winger spent two years at Anfield, scoring three goals in 65 appearances 13

August 14, 2017 11:22 AM How Marco Asensio made history for Real Madrid: Five goals in five debuts

The FC crew examine Real Madrid's depth and the challenge Zinedine Zidane has to keep every player in his squad happy. Marco Asensio's stunning late goal in Sunday's 3-1 Spanish Super Cup first leg win at Barcelona means the Real Madrid starlet has become the first player ever to score on his debut for any club in five different competitions. Amid all the drama 29

August 11, 2017 6:43 PM One big question for Arsenal, Chelsea, Man Utd, Man City, Spurs, Liverpool

The FC panel delve into their 2017-18 Premier League title predictions. The new Premier League campaign is finally here, starting with Arsenal's home meeting with Leicester at the Emirates on Friday evening. But what are the major tactical issues facing the title contenders? Here's a run-down of the major question mark about each side's tactical approach 43

August 11, 2017 4:18 PM Neymar in line for Paris Saint-Germain debut vs. Guingamp

PARIS -- Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery has suggested he will hand a debut to new signing Neymar away at Guingamp on Sunday after the forward's international transfer certificate was granted because Barcelona confirmed they have received the full €222 million transfer fee. The 25-year-old is now eligible to make his PSG and Ligue 1 debut at Stade 35

August 11, 2017 10:02 AM Alvaro Morata says critics "are already killing me" after Chelsea move

Alvaro Morata has told Marca that he has "the personality" to live up to being Chelsea's club-record signing and answer the critics who he says "are already killing me" by scoring "more than 20 goals." Chelsea lost 4-1 on penalties after a 1-1 draw with Arsenal in the Community Shield at Wembley, with Morata replacing Michy Batshuayi in the 74th minute 42

August 11, 2017 9:08 AM Chelsea Striker Alvaro Morata Admits Feeling Pressure of £70m Move

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata appears to be already feeling the mounting pressure on his shoulders after joining the club from Real Madrid. The fee, which could rise to £70m in time, is a significant burden and he's felt a bit of a backlash in the first few weeks. "I admit [the fee is] a very important amount, but I have personality to play quietly and go about 43