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Ivory Coast's forward and captain Didier Drogba celebrates after Ivory Coast's forward Gervinho scored during a Group C football match between Ivory Coast and Japan at the Pernambuco Arena in Recife during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 14, 2014
Report: Manchester City not pursuing Didier Drogba
Despite speculation to the contrary, a report claims that Manchester City are not planning to challenge Chelsea for Didier Drogba's services.
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Toni Kroos's brother extends Werder Bremen deal
Felix Kroos agrees a new three-year deal with Bundesliga outfit Werder Bremen.
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Man City's Emyr Huws in action against Blackburn during their FA Cup third round match on January 15, 2014
Manchester City youngster Emyr Huws signs Wigan Athletic loan deal
Manchester City youngster Emyr Huws pens a six-month loan deal with Wigan Athletic.
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Monaco's Colombian forward Radamel Falcao celebrates after scoring a goal from the penalty spot during the French L1 football match between AS Monaco and FC Lorient at the Louis II Stadium in Monaco on September 15, 2013
Radamel Falcao eager for Monaco stay
Monaco striker Radamel Falcao insists that he is eager to remain at the club this summer.
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James Rodriguez of Colombia celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil round of 16 match between Colombia and Uruguay at Maracana on June 28, 2014
Real Madrid confirm James Rodriguez signing
Real Madrid confirm that they have signed Monaco's James Rodriguez.
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Dortmund's defender Mats Hummels (R) celebrates with his teammates after scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match against Hannover 96 on March 22, 2014
1pm Transfer Talk Update: Mats Hummels, Fabio Borini, Michel Vorm
Sports Mole rounds up all of the latest news and gossip coming out of the summer transfer window.
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Croatia's midfielder Mario Pasalic listens to the national anthem before the start of the 2014 World Cup international friendly football match between Croatia and Mali on May 31, 2014
Chelsea youngster Mario Pasalic moves to Spain on loan
New Chelsea signing Mario Pasalic agrees to spend the next 12 months on loan with Spanish side Elche.
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Man Utd's Angelo Henriquez celebrates his goal against AIK on August 6, 2013
Angelo Henriquez hoping for Manchester United "chance"
Manchester United youngster Angelo Henriquez is hoping that he will be given some game time on the club's pre-season tour of the USA.
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Brighton's Leonardo Ulloa heads in the opening goal against Derby on August 10, 2013
Leonardo Ulloa: 'Hard to turn down Leicester City move'
Leonardo Ulloa admits that he could not refuse the opportunity to join Leicester City from Brighton.
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West Bromwich Albion goalkeeper Ben Foster during the Premier League match against Southampton on August 17, 2013
Ben Foster extends West Bromwich Albion contract
West Bromwich Albion goalkeeper Ben Foster signs a new four-year contract with the club.
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Agent: 'Javier Saviola keen on England move'
Javier Saviola's agent reveals that a move to England would interest his client.
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Poland's Robert Lewandowski celebrates after scoring during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier between Poland and Montenegro at the National Stadium on September 06, 2013
Robert Lewandowski opens Bayern Munich account
New Bayern Munich signing Robert Lewandowski scores his first ever goal for the club in a pre-season friendly encounter.
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Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson looks on ahead of the Championship playoff semi-final against Watford on May 9, 2013
Leicester City boss Nigel Pearson delighted by Leonardo Ulloa arrival
Leicester City boss Nigel Pearson is confident that Leonardo Ulloa will prove to be a good signing for the club.
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Cardiff's Steven Caulker and Stoke's Peter Crouch in action during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
Steven Caulker undergoes Queens Park Rangers medical?
Cardiff City defender Steven Caulker reportedly undergoes a medical ahead of a proposed move to QPR.
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Dortmund's defender Mats Hummels (R) celebrates with his teammates after scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match against Hannover 96 on March 22, 2014
Jurgen Klopp: 'Mats Hummels sale talk is garbage'
Borussia Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp labels reports linking Mats Hummels with a move to Manchester United as "garbage".
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Brighton & Hove Albion's Argentine striker Leonardo Ulloa celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the English FA Cup fifth round football match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Hull City at The American Express Community Stadium in Brighto
Leonardo Ulloa joins Leicester City
Brighton confirm that forward Leo Ulloa has moved to Leicester City on a four-year deal.
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Jose Campana leaves Crystal Palace for Sampdoria
Spanish midfielder Jose Campana leaves Crystal Palace to join Sampdoria for an undisclosed fee.
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Chile's forward Alexis Sanchez celebrates after scoring a goal during the Round of 16 football match between Brazil and Chile at The Mineirao Stadium on June 28, 2014
Robert Pires: 'Alexis Sanchez will fire Arsenal to glory'
Former Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires believes that new signing Alexis Sanchez will help the club to win trophies this season.
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Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur battles with Joe Bennett of Aston Villa during the Capital One Cup third round match between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park on September 24, 2013
Erik Lamela out to prove doubters wrong
Tottenham Hotspur winger Erik Lamela assures fans that his performances for the team will be "much better" this season.
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Dave Kitson of Oxford United in action during the Sky Bet League Two match between Oxford United and Northampton Town at Kassam Stadium on October 12, 2013
Oxford United striker Dave Kitson retires from football
Former Stoke City and Reading striker Dave Kitson announces his retirement from professional football.
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Andre Wisdom of England U21 faces the media during a press conference at St Georges Park on September 3, 2013
West Bromwich Albion sign Liverpool's Andre Wisdom on loan
Liverpool defender Andre Wisdom joins West Bromwich Albion on a season-long loan deal.
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Michel Vorm of Swansea City throws the ball out during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Swansea City at Selhurst Park on September 22, 2013
Report: Michel Vorm agrees Tottenham Hotspur switch
Swansea City goalkeeper Michel Vorm agrees to sign for Tottenham Hotspur, according to a report.
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Steve McClaren of Derby County gives out instructions during the Sky Bet Championship match between Derby County and Queens Park Rangers on February 10, 2014
Steve McClaren hints at further signings
Derby County boss Steve McClaren says that he is always open to adding new faces to his squad.
09:57
 Fabio Borini of Sunderland celebrates with Adam Johnson as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion at Stadium of Light on May 7, 2014
Agent: 'Fabio Borini to stay at Liverpool'
The agent of Liverpool striker Fabio Borini claims that the player is likely to stay at Liverpool, despite interest from Sunderland.
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Valencia's Philippe Senderos celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's third goal against Ludogorets during their Europa League match on March 13, 2014
Aston Villa's Philippe Senderos looking forward to new season
Philippe Senderos admits that he cannot wait to begin the new Premier League season with Aston Villa.
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England's coach Roy Hodgson gestures during the Group D football match between Costa Rica and England at The Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte on June 24, 2014
Steven Gerrard: 'Roy Hodgson is right man for England'
Steven Gerrard believes that Roy Hodgson is the right man to lead England, despite their group-stage exit from the World Cup in Brazil.
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Jack Colback of Sunderland in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Liverpool at the Stadium of Light on September 29, 2013
Jack Colback aiming for European challenge with Newcastle United
Newcastle United's new signing Jack Colback is hoping to secure a European place next season.
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Steve Bruce manager of Hull City looks despondent during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Newcastle United at KC Stadium on March 1, 2014
Steve Bruce chasing Dundee United defender Andrew Robertson?
Hull City boss Steve Bruce sees a bid for Dundee United defender Andrew Robertson rejected, according to reports.
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England pose for a team photo prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014
Bryan Robson: England don't have a "standout candidate" for vacant captain role
Bryan Robson believes that it is between Joe Hart, Wayne Rooney or Gary Cahill to become the new England captain following Steven Gerrard's retirement from international football.
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Sweden's John Guidetti prepares to shoot the ball during the friendly football match between Croatia and Sweden in Zagreb on February 29, 2012
8am Transfer Talk Update: John Guidetti, Florent Malouda, Troy Deeney
Sports Mole brings you the latest transfer dealings and gossip from the transfer window.
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Sebastian Blanco of FC Metalist Kharkiv in action during the UEFA Europa League group stage match between Rosenborg BK and FC Metalist Kharkiv held on October 25, 2012
Metalist Kharkiv striker Sebastian Blanco refuses to return to Ukraine
Metalist Kharkiv striker Sebastian Blanco has refused to return to Ukraine following the shooting of the Malaysian Airline Flight.
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Sweden's John Guidetti prepares to shoot the ball during the friendly football match between Croatia and Sweden in Zagreb on February 29, 2012
Southampton consider Manchester City's John Guidetti?
Manchester City's John Guidetti is being considered by Southampton as Ronald Koeman prepares to reunite with the striker, according to reports.
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Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Blackburn Rovers at Vicarage Road on March 25, 2014
Leicester City make £6.5m bid for Watford's Troy Deeney
Newly-promoted Leicester City reportedly make a £6.5m bid for Watford striker Troy Deeney.
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Xavi prepares to take a corner for Barcelona against Sevilla on September 14, 2013.
Xavi to join Frank Lampard at New York City?
Frank Lampard could be joined by Barcelona ace Xavi at New York City, according to reports.
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Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade during the Sky Bet League One match between Leyton Orient and MK Dons at The Matchroom Stadium on October 12, 2013
Leyton Orient to introduce new sporting director role at the club
A new sporting director role will be introduced to Leyton Orient to help manager Russell Slade with new signings.
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Norwich striker Ricky Van Wolfswinkel in action against Real Sociedad on August 6, 2013
Ricky van Wolfswinkel avoids lengthy spell on touchline with knee injury
Norwich City striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel avoids a lengthy absence from the pitch with a knee injury that was feared may be worse.
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Wilfried Bony of Swansea City celebrates with Marvin Emnes of Swansea City after scoring against past Tim Krul of Newcastle United during the Barclays Premier League fixture between Newcastle United and Swansea City at St. James Park on April 19, 2014
Former Swansea City boss Michael Laudrup eyeing Wilfried Bony reunion?
Ivory Coast striker Wilfried Bony is being tracked by former Swansea City manager Michael Laudrup as he attempts to reunite with him at Lekhwiya, according to reports.
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Jamie Redknapp at the HMV Football Extravaganza in London on February 3, 2009
Jamie Redknapp: 'Steven Gerrard better than David Beckham and Paul Scholes'
Jamie Redknapp hails Steven Gerrard as the greatest player of his generation following the Liverpool midfielder's decision to retire from international football.
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Álvaro Morata #21 of Real Madrid contorls the ball during the International Champions Cup match against the Los Angeles Galaxy at University of Phoenix Stadium on August 1, 2013
Alvaro Morata sprains knee in Juventus training
Juventus' new £16m signing Alvaro Morata sprains his knee in training on Monday.
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Ex Liverpool striker Ian Rush during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield on October 5, 2013
Ian Rush: 'Gerrard can play for two more years'
Legendary Liverpool striker Ian Rush backs captain Steven Gerrard to play until for another couple of years.
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