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Liverpool's Fabio Borini was subject to bids from QPR and Inter Milan on transfer deadline day.

Borini's agent claims QPR proposal was not important enough

Fabio Borini's agent has claimed that his client's deadline day transfer to Queens Park Rangers (QPR) fell through because their proposal...

Tom Cleverley (in blue) has joined Aston Villa on loan from Manchester United for the rest of the season.

Cleverley seals Aston Villa loan switch

Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley has completed a season-...

Manchester United's shock swoop for Radamel Falcao was the biggest news on transfer deadline day.

EPL Hits and Misses: The transfer deadline day edition

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Manchester United
With all the guff being spewed about Arturo Vidal throughout the summer, it's hard to imagine any Man United fan who was...

Schweinsteiger became a symbol of Germany’s charge to a fourth world trophy

Schweinsteiger named Germany captain

Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger was on Tuesday named the new captain of Germany by manager Joachim Loew.

Loew appointed the 30-year-old to succeed Philipp Lahm, who stepped...

Luis Suarez was the most expensive player of the summer transfer window with his £75m move from Liverpool to Barcelona.

European football spending shoots past $3.7 billion mark

Europe's top football clubs spent more than US$3 billion ($3.76 billion) in the recently closed summer transfer window, according to Deloitte.

The business consulting firm reported that the...

Manny Pacquiao sings a tribute song to the NFL.

Tough guy Pacquiao sings his love for the NFL

He might have a tough guy reputation as one of the best boxers in the world.

But that doesn't mean Manny Pacquiao can't get in touch with his softer side.

Ahead of the new NFL season...

Two players at Australian Rules team Melbourne Demons will be punished by the club after dressing up as disgraced children’s entertainer Rolf Harris and a young girl during their “Mad Monday” celebrations.

Footballers who dressed as paedophile and young girl now face punishment

Two players at Australian Rules club Melbourne Demons are likely to be disciplined after a dress-up session.

Their characters of choice?

One was disgraced children’s entertainer and...

Victoria Azarenka lost patience with questions over her season-disrupting foot injury on Monday.

Tennis: I (just) hurt my foot, I didn’t die, says Azarenka

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka lost patience as the press peppered her with questions over her season-disrupting foot injury on Monday.

She hit out after marching into the US...

Football: Check out top 10 Premier League transfers

The transfer window closed on Monday with Angel di Maria, Diego Costa, Mario Balotelli and Radamel Falcao among the names signing for English Premier League clubs.

AFP Sports lists the 10...

Pitch invader Jordan Dunn takes a Tottenham free-kick during their EPL match against West Ham.

Pitch invader who took free kick for Spurs fined

A pitch invader who took a free-kick during West Ham United's English Premier match against Tottenham Hotspur has been fined £305 ($633) for his misdemeanour.

Jordan Dunn was intoxicated...

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