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40 min ago | Suria

Agger leaves Liverpool for Brondby

Liverpool announced on Saturday that they have sold Denmark international defender Daniel Agger to his former club Brondby for an undisclosed fee.


Related Topix: Sports, Daniel Agger, World Soccer, More Sports, Liverpool

4 hrs ago | The Republic

California lawmakers pass first US plastic bag ban

California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.


Related Topix: Sports, Alex

7 hrs ago | SFGate

Houston wins 2nd road match of season, 3-1 over KC

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Related Topix: Sports, Will Bruin

Fri Aug 29, 2014


Chelsea flop Torres set to join AC Milan...

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres is set to end his miserable spell at Stamford Bridge by joining AC Milan on loan for the next two seasons.


Related Topix: Sports, Fernando Torres, Didier Drogba, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea, Real Sociedad, Andy Carroll, Liverpool

Yaya Toure was subjected to racist chanting at CSKA Moscow last season

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini does not think Yaya Toure will have a problem returning to CSKA Moscow this season.


Related Topix: Sports, Yaya Toure, World Soccer, More Sports, CSKA Moscow

Thurrock Gazette

Manuel Pellegrini is taking nothing for granted when Manchester City face Stoke

Monday's 3-1 win over last season's runners-up Liverpool was a particularly assured performance and emphasised their strength in depth.


Related Topix: Sports, Sergio Aguero, Charlie Adam, Liverpool, World Soccer, More Sports

Congleton Guardian

Dyche: United need time to adapt

Burnley manager Sean Dyche believes it will take time for Manchester United to adapt to Louis van Gaal's 3-5-2 formation because it is so "radical."


Related Topix: Sports, Rafael, Michael Carrick, Chris Smalling, Jesse Lingard, Angel Di Maria

York Press

Mario Balotelli completed his move to Liverpool from AC Milan on Monday

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has been impressed by the impact Mario Balotelli has made in training with the Reds but is keen to stress that no individual is a bigger star than the team.


Related Topix: Sports, Martin Skrtel, Glen Johnson, More Sports, Liverpool, Mario Balotelli

Ealing Times

Arsene Wenger could yet make a late move in the transfer market

Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal can still challenge for the Barclays Premier League title even if they fail to sign cover for the injured Olivier Giroud.


Related Topix: Sports, Mikel Arteta, Theo Walcott, World Soccer, More Sports, Arsenal, Mesut Ozil

Red Bulls' Bobby Convey has nasal surgery

New York Red Bulls midfielder Bobby Convey is going to be out 3 to 5 weeks after having surgery for a deviated septum.


Related Topix: Sports, Bobby Convey, US Soccer, New York Red Bulls

Thu Aug 28, 2014

KWNN-FM Stockton

Shakira Reveals She's Pregnant Again

Shakira is expecting her second child with boyfriend Gerard Pique. "Yes, we are expecting our second baby!! Thank you all for your well wishes!" she tweeted Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, Gerard Pique

Hampshire Chronicle

Spurs ease into group stages

Mauricio Pochettino's perfect start to life at the Tottenham helm continued on Thursday evening as they booked their place in the Europa League group stage by brushing aside AEL Limassol 3-0 at White Hart Lane.


Related Topix: Sports, Aaron Lennon, Kyle Naughton, Harry Kane, Andros Townsend, World Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, More Sports, Tottenham

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool have a glamorous return to Champions League action

Liverpool will have a glamorous return to the Champions League after being drawn against holders Real Madrid in the group stage.


Related Topix: Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, World Soccer, More Sports, Borussia Dortmund

Streatham Guardian

Angel di Maria, left, was unveiled at Old Trafford alongside Louis van Gaal

The 26-year-old has been handed the club's famous number seven shirt, and his arrival has the potential to excite fans after a poor start to the season.


Related Topix: Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo

USA Today

Some things to know about the Spanish league

After an opening draw, Atletico Madrid again will be searching for its first win of the season without coach Diego Simeone on the sidelines.


Related Topix: Real Madrid, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Karim Benzema, Cristiano Ronaldo, Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi, Real Sociedad

Swindon Advertiser

Bayern Munich have made a move for Xabi Alonso

Bayern Munich are on the brink of signing Xabi Alonso from Real Madrid, according to the Bundesliga club's financial director Jan-Christian Dreesen.


Related Topix: Sports, Xabi Alonso, Pepe

Black And Red United

Terrible first half performance dooms D.C. United to 4-1 defeat on...

D.C. United gave up a disastrous goal in the opening moments of tonight's game against the LA Galaxy, and could only recover from it once down 3-0.


Related Topix: Sports, Bill Hamid, DC United, US Soccer

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Wenger in no hurry to replace stricken Giroud

The Arsenal striker injured his ankle in the 2-2 draw with Everton at the weekend and will miss up to four months, though the Gunners boss may not dip into the transfer market Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Olivier Giroud will miss up to four months through injury but has insisted he may not sign a replacement.


Related Topix: Sports, Theo Walcott, World Soccer, More Sports, Arsenal

Congleton Guardian

Dons rewarded with Bradford clash

Manchester United's conquerors the MK Dons were handed a favourable draw in the third round of the Capital One Cup with a home tie against fellow League One side Bradford.


Related Topix: Sports, Adam Johnson, Billy Knott, Connor Wickham

Tivyside Advertiser

Jonathan Walters, centre, bagged a brace for Stoke

Forward Jonathan Walters scored twice and made a late third for Peter Crouch to ease Stoke into the third round of the Capital One Cup as on-loan Chelsea winger Victor Moses enjoyed a promising debut against Portsmouth at the Britannia Stadium.


Related Topix: Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Stoke City, Victor Moses, Chelsea, Charlie Adam, Liverpool, Marc Muniesa