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Luis Suarez poses for the media during a press conference as part of his presentation as a new FC Barcelona player at Camp Nou on August 19, 2014
Luis Suarez: 'I feel like a footballer again'
Luis Suarez says that being allowed to train with his Barcelona teammates has made his "feel like a footballer" once more.
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Keith Millen, caretaker manager of Crystal Palace looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium on August 16, 2014
Keith Millen: 'Crystal Palace players focused'
Keith Millen says that there will be "no excuses" for Crystal Palace ahead of this weekend's meeting against West Ham United, despite numerous off-field issues.
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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
Roy Hodgson: 'England youngsters would benefit from move abroad'
Roy Hodgson says that he would "like to see" England's young players move abroad in search of first-team action.
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Italy's Mario Balotelli celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Czech Republic during their World Cup qualifier on September 10, 2013
2pm Transfer Talk Update: Mario Balotelli, Angel di Maria, Lucas Silva
Sports Mole rounds up the latest transfer news and gossip from the world of football.
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Lucas Silva #16 of Cruzeiro in action during a match between Criciuma and Cruzeiro as part of Campeonato Brasileiro 2014 at Heriberto Hulse Stadium on August 9, 2014
Manchester United interested in signing Brazilian youngster?
Louis van Gaal is eyeing up a bid for £12m-rated Cruziero midfielder Lucas Silva, a report claims.
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Watford's Lewis McGugan celebrates a goal against Doncaster on September 17, 2013
Three clubs chasing Lewis McGugan signature
Watford playmaker Lewis McGugan is a transfer target for a trio of clubs, according to a report.
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Real Madrid's Argentinian midfielder Angel di Maria celebrates his goal during the Spanish league football match Valencia vs Real Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on December 22, 2013
Angel di Maria rejects new Real Madrid contract, asks to leave
Angel di Maria rejects a new deal at Real Madrid and asks to leave the club, manager Carlo Ancelotti reveals.
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Leeds manager Neil Warnock looks on prior to the npower Championship match between Derby County and Leeds United at Pride Park on December 8, 2012
Report: Neil Warnock rejects Huddersfield Town managerial approach
A report claims that Neil Warnock has declined the chance to take over as manager of Championship club Huddersfield Town.
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Iain Moody pictured in April 2014
Crystal Palace confirm Iain Moody has resigned from sporting director position
Crystal Palace confirm that Iain Moody has resigned as sporting director amid the FA's investigation into alleged racist text messages.
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A general view of the Ricoh Arena, home of Coventry City on May 10, 2011
Coventry City confirm return to Ricoh Arena on two-year deal
Coventry City confirm that they will return to the Ricoh Arena after agreeing a two-year deal.
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Iain Moody pictured in April 2014
Iain Moody 'to resign as Crystal Palace sporting director'
Iain Moody will reportedly resign from his post as Crystal Palace sporting director today while the FA investigate allegations involving himself and Malky Mackay.
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Aston Villa's US owner Randy Lerner looks on before the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and West Ham United at Villa Park, Birmingham, West Midlands, England, on August 14, 2010
Aston Villa name Arsenal's commercial officer Tom Fox as new chief executive
Aston Villa announce the appointment of Arsenal's commercial officer Tom Fox as the club's new chief executive.
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Italy's Mario Balotelli celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Czech Republic during their World Cup qualifier on September 10, 2013
Mario Balotelli 'confirms AC Milan exit amid Liverpool interest'
Mario Balotelli reportedly confirms that he is leaving AC Milan amid suggestions that Liverpool are in talks to sign the Italian striker.
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A general view of the Ricoh Arena, home of Coventry City on May 10, 2011
Coventry City 'to return to Ricoh Arena'
Coventry City reportedly agree a deal with stadium operators ACL to return to the Ricoh Arena after spending more than a year in Northampton.
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West Ham's Sam Allardyce prior to kick-off against West Brom in the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
West Ham United boss Sam Allardyce hunting for defensive cover in market
West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce reveals that the club are in the market for defensive cover.
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Arsene Wenger watches on as Arsenal take on Man City during the Community Shield on August 10, 2014
Arsene Wenger open to adding defender, midfielder to his Arsenal squad
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hints that he may try to sign a defensive midfielder and another defender before the transfer window closes on September 1.
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Milan striker Mario Balotelli in action against Inter on February 24, 2013
AC Milan 'confirm talks with Liverpool over sale of Mario Balotelli'
AC Milan's TV channel confirms that the club are in talks with Liverpool regarding the sale of Mario Balotelli.
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Everton's Spanish manager Roberto Martinez reacts to Leicester City's second equalising goal during the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Everton at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on August 16, 2014
Roberto Martinez "happy" to stick with current Everton squad
Everton manager Roberto Martinez suggests that he could end his summer spending after admitting that he is "happy" with the crop of players that he has.
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England's forward Wayne Rooney (R) celebrates after scoring past Uruguay's goalkeeper Fernando Muslera during the Group D football match on June 19, 2014
Report: Wayne Rooney to be named England captain next week
England manager Roy Hodgson will reportedly name Manchester United star Wayne Rooney as the nation's new captain.
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AC Milan's Adel Taarabt celebrates with teammate Mario Balotelli after scoring his team's second goal against Livorno during the Serie A match on April 19, 2014
Report: Mario Balotelli agent arrives in England to finalise Liverpool move
AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli's agent flies to England to thrash out a £17.6m transfer to Liverpool, according to a report.
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Manchester United's Paul Scholes shoots for goal against Barcelona on April 24, 2008.
Paul Scholes: "I'm scared for Manchester United"
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes says that he fears the club could enter the football wilderness if they fail to arrest their current plight.
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Ki Sung-Yeung scores the opener for Swansea against Man Utd on August 16, 2014
Lukasz Fabianski: 'Swansea City must build on Manchester United victory'
Swansea City goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski hopes that his side can put together a run of victories following their triumph against Manchester United last weekend.
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Arsenal's Lukas Podolski celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Fulham on August 24, 2013
8am Transfer Talk Update: Lukas Podolski, Fernando Torres, Mario Balotelli
Sports Mole rounds up all the latest news and gossip from the world of football.
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Arsenal's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates after scoring his second goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 2, 2014
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain confident of Champions League progression
Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain remains confident that his side can qualify for the Champions League for the 17th consecutive season by beating Besiktas next week.
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Tottenham Hotspur interim manager Tim Sherwood acknowledges his sides fans following the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at White Hart Lane on May 11, 2014
Tim Sherwood 'favourite to land Crystal Palace job'
Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Tim Sherwood emerges as the new favourite to take charge of Crystal Palace after Malky Mackay was ruled out of the running.
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Lukas Podolski of Arsenal celebrates with team mate Olivier Giroud after scoring his sides third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Arsenal at KC Stadium on April 20, 2014
Lukas Podolski close to Galatasaray switch?
Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski could be on his way to Galatasray this summer, a report claims.
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Frank Lampard of England talks to the media during an England Press Conference at The Grove Hotel on September 8, 2013
Vincent Kompany full of praise for "amazing" Frank Lampard
Vincent Kompany tips Frank Lampard to make a big contribution during his loan spell at Manchester City.
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Newcastle player Mike Williamson challenges Stevan Jovetic during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park on August 17, 2014
Stevan Jovetic determined to make impact for Manchester City
Stevan Jovetic expects to be a key member for Manchester City this season after struggling with injuries during his first 12 months in England.
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Bradley Johnson of Norwich is congratulated by teammates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich and Stoke at Carrow Road on March 8, 2014
Bradley Johnson hails midfield partnership with Alexander Tettey
Bradley Johnson praises Norwich City teammate Alexander Tettey for his part in their midfield partnership.
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Seattle Sounders miss chance to go top in Western Conference
A 1-1 draw with San Jose Earthquakes ensures that the Seattle Sounders miss the opportunity to go top in the Western Conference.
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Willian of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium on January 1, 2014
Willian aware of need for more goals
Willian believes that he must improve on his ability to score goals if he is to play regularly for Chelsea.
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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
Giuseppe Marotta: 'Juventus will not bid for Radamel Falcao'
Giuseppe Marotta confirms that Juventus will not be bidding for Monaco forward Radamel Falcao this summer.
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Costa Rican goalkeeper Keylor Navas formerly at Levante poses before a press conference for his official presentation at the Santiago Bernabeu on August 5, 2014
Keylor Navas confident of learning from Iker Casillas
Keylor Navas believes that he will benefit from the experience of working with Iker Casillas at Real Madrid.
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Harry Kane #37 (L) and Lewis Holtby #14 of Tottenham Hotspur celebrate Kane's goal against the Chicago Fire during the first half at Toyota Park on July 26, 2014
Harry Kane confident of taking on any opponent
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane insists that he is more capable of making an impact in the Premier League than ever before.
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Fulham manager Felix Magath reacts as his side are relegated following their defeat in the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Fulham at the Britannia Stadium on May 3, 201
Felix Magath apologises for defeat to Wolverhampton Wanderers
Felix Magath apologises to Fulham supporters after watching his side lose their third successive Championship game on Wednesday night.
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Cardiff City manager Malky Mackay looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Cardiff City at Craven Cottage on September 28, 2013
Malky Mackay, Iain Moody 'sent sexist, racist, homophobic messages'
Malky Mackay and Iain Moody are reported to the Football Association for allegedly sending racist, homophobic and sexist messages during their time at the club.
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Cardiff manager Malky Mackay prior to kick-off in the match against Manchester United on November 24, 2013
Former Cardiff City youngster Ibrahim Farah accuses Malky Mackay of racism
Former Cardiff City youngster Ibrahim Farah accuses Malky Mackay of racism during his time in Wales.
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Fernando Torres of Chelsea celebrates scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Chelsea at KC Stadium on January 11, 2014
Roma 'enquire about Chelsea's Fernando Torres'
Roma are reportedly ready to offer Mattia Destro in a part-exchange deal for Chelsea's Fernando Torres.
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Arsenal's Mikel Arteta in action against Wigan during their Premier League match on May 14, 2013
Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta 'out for at least two weeks'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger could be forced back into the transfer market following the news that Mikel Arteta could be out for longer than two weeks.
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Malky Mackay, manager of Cardiff City shows his frustration during the Barclays Premier League match between Cardiff City and Southampton at Cardiff City Stadium on December 26, 2013
Malky Mackay's Crystal Palace appointment 'scuppered by Vincent Tan'
Crystal Palace are said to have withdrawn a job offer to Malky Mackay following allegations of serious misconduct from his former club Cardiff City.
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