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England’s Moeen Ali confesses to his love of being an opening batsman
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Real Madrid accuse Manchester United of holding up David de Gea deal
• Spanish club rule out appeal over failed transfers of De Gea and Navas
• Spanish league says paperwork was not sent in time and Real blame United
Charlie Austin will stay at QPR in absence of concrete bids for striker
• Austin had wanted a return to Premier League after impressing last season
• Crystal Palace and Leicester previously had £12m bids rejected
Virgil van Dijk signs for Southampton from Celtic for £11.5m
• Defender joins south coast side on five-year deal
• ‘I’m delighted - this is a very ambitious club’ he says
Bournemouth sign striker Glenn Murray from Crystal Palace for initial £3m
• Murray ends successful four-year stint at Selhurst Park
• ‘It is a bit last-minute but it is nice to finally be here’
Chelsea set to sign Reading defender Michael Hector for £4m
• Jamaican international to be loaned back to Championship side
• Hector had alerted Crystal Palace with impressive performances
Chelsea sign Senegalese centre-back Papy Djilobodji for £2.7m
• Nantes defender agrees four-year contract at Stamford Bridge
• Player has been tracked by Premier League champions for two years
Manchester United criticised by council for failing to deal with mice infestation
• Mice have been persistent problem at Old Trafford
• ‘You are failing to implement adequate procedures to control pests’
Manchester United prepared to send James Wilson out on loan
• Clear-out of strikers set to continue at Old Trafford
• Teenager has fallen out of favour under Van Gaal
Warren Gatland is scheming for England to be ‘Pool of Death’ fatality
It is an overused phrase yet Pool A is about as close it gets in sport to a deadly group and the Wales coach is in no mood to make Stuart Lancaster’s life easier between now and their Rugby World Cup clash at TwickenhamREAD MORE...
Football transfer rumours: Edinson Cavani or Gabriel Barbosa to Arsenal?
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Manchester United indicate they are relaxed about David de Gea’s move falling through
• Goalkeeper is free to move for nothing next summer
• Spaniards considering appeal to Fifa over botched deal
AFC West preview: Maclin can spur Chiefs to top Manning's fading Broncos
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Exhaustion and a 176th minute winner: The NASL game that lasted nearly three hours
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Anthony Martial : Manchester United gamble shows profit in futures market
Monaco teenager looks set for Old Trafford but elegant forward could find lack of Premier League space an issueREAD MORE...
Talking Horses: Tuesday’s best bets plus the latest racing news
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Cian Healy and Tadhg Furlong named in Ireland’s Rugby World Cup squad
• Healy underwent neck surgery in May but has won fitness battle
• 22-year-old Furlong earned first cap against Wales last weekend
• Cave selected over D’Arcy while Jones and Trimble also miss out