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Villa and Anderlecht keen on Defour - agent

Wim Van Walle | January, 15 2014

Steven Defour is likely to leave his club FC Porto and is attracting interest from Aston Villa and Anderlecht, his agent has said. Defour has not started enough games for the Portuguese giants and, with fellow Belgium international Radja Naing...

Chelsea sign striker Atsu from Porto

ESPN staff | September, 1 2013

Chelsea have signed Porto striker Christian Atsu for a reported fee of £3.5 million and immediately loaned him to Vitesse Arnhem. • Lythell: Clinical counter-attacks trouble European champions Atsu, 21, has signed a five-y...

Deco announces his retirement from football

ESPN staff | August, 26 2013

Former Barcelona and Chelsea midfielder Deco has announced his retirement from football. #INSERT type:image caption:Deco joined Fluminense in 2010. END# The 35-year-old, who has been at Fluminense since moving back to Brazil in 2010, has ...

Chelsea 'mull move for Porto star Martinez'

Miguel Delaney | August, 22 2013

Chelsea are considering a move for Porto’s Jackson Martinez, club sources have told ESPN, amid growing suspicion that the purchase of Wayne Rooney from Manchester United may be almost impossible to pull off. • Worrall: A contro...

Bernard joins Shakhtar Donetsk for €25 million

ESPN staff | August, 8 2013

Shakhtar Donetsk have completed the signing of Bernard from Atletico Mineiro for €25 million. The 20-year-old winger had been linked with a switch to Arsenal, while he was widely expected to be joining Porto. However, the Brazil interna...

Inter complete loan deal for Porto's Rolando

ESPN staff | August, 10 2013

Inter Milan have officially confirmed the signing of central defender Rolando on a season-long loan from FC Porto. The 27-year-old, who has won 18 caps for Portugal, spent the second half of last season on loan at Napoli and helped them to fin...

Greatest Managers, No. 16: Bela Guttmann

Andy Brassell | August, 5 2013

It is hard to recall any man who did more to cement the football public's fascination with the manager in the post-war years than Bela Guttmann. Born to a Jewish family in Budapest in 1899, Guttmann coached 23 teams in 12 countries during an a...

Greatest Managers, No. 9: Jose Mourinho

Mark Lomas | August, 7 2013

Marco Materazzi and Didier Drogba have both scored in major finals, won the Champions League and can be counted among the most physically imposing players to have graced a pitch in recent times. Another thing binds them, however: Both were left cry...

Emirates Cup: Galatasaray take title Video

PA Sport and ESPN staff | August, 4 2013

Didier Drogba came off the bench to net a late brace that gave Galatasaray a 2-1 victory over Arsenal and secured the Emirates Cup. • Limbert: What we learned • Arsenal 1-2 Galatasaray  (US only) • Napoli 1...

Emirates Cup: Arsenal hold Napoli, Gala win

August, 3 2013

Arsenal came from two goals behind to draw 2-2 with Napoli in their opening match of the Emirates Cup. • Wenger believes in current squad • Reina fighting for 'important titles' • Arsenal 2-2 Napoli  (US only) &bull...

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