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Sunderland suffer defensive blow as Jason Denayer is ruled out for four weeks after tearing adductor muscle
Sunderland have been hit by an injury setback to defender Jason Denayer who has been ruled out for up to four weeks. The Belgian defender tore his adductor muscle on international duty.
Leicester made an offer to buy the 27-year-old in the summer and Everton are also monitoring his situation. Former Stoke and Blackburn midfielder Nzonzi has a buyout clause set at £26million.
Optus wins just 13,000 extra customers on broadband as live streaming of English Premier League goes on sale - after deal 'cost the telco $50MILLION'
Optus is struggling to attract many new customers to its offer of live and exclusive English Premier League games starring the likes of Everton's Tom Davies (pictured).
Taylor has featured in only one Premier League game and two Capital One Cup ties so far but insists his fitness is fine and he is looking forward to working with new Swansea boss Bradley.
Roman Abramovich has assembled a crack team to get Chelsea back to the top... and their plan includes a secret transfer hitlist, finally bringing through youngsters and matching Man Utd's commercial success
SPECIAL REPORT BY MIKE KEEGAN: When he arrived in 2003, Roman Abramovich’s millions bankrolled almost instant success. Such sprees are a thing of the past and now he has a new approach.
'If something goes wrong the focus would be intolerable': Former referees' chief adds his voice to Liverpool fans querying appointment of Anthony Taylor for Manchester United clash
The appointment of Anthony Taylor as referee for Liverpool's clash with Manchester United on Monday has already become a topic for debate among Anfield supporters.
Manchester United's Juan Mata takes break from preparing for Liverpool clash to launch latest Loewe fragrance
Juan Mata is an ambassador for Loewe and was at the Indulge Fragrance Store to talk about their new scent Loewe001 as he met United supporters and signed autographs.
'Sir Alex Ferguson called me a ‘f****** idiot!' Ex-Manchester United kid Mads Timm on row with boss over a Porsche
Former Manchester United starlet Mads Timm knows exactly what it's like to receive the hairdryer treatment from legendary Old Trafford boss Sir Alex Ferguson. Ferguson called him a 'f****** idiot'.
Liverpool have a huge fanbase in the Far East, with an estimated 140 million supporters, and the partnership replaces the deal with Garuda International, which ended earlier this year.
Willian will delight all Chelsea fans with the news he wants to finish his career at the club and that an approach from PSG never even happened. The Brazilian was voted Player of the year by Blues
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is facing the prospect of being without two of his successful midfield trio for Monday's visit of Manchester United.
Johan Cruyff laughed at English football's tactical ineptitude, but the Dutch master's claim wasn't correct... Brendan Rodgers and Eddie Howe are managers aiming in the right direction
ROB DRAPER - CHAMPIONS LEAGUE COLUMN: It’s spelt out in black and white in the new Johan Cruyff book. ‘The English have never been that keen on tactics,' the late maestro wrote.
Liverpool midfielder Giorginio Wijnaldum set for scan on hamstring injury as he faces race to make Manchester United clash
The midfielder has been ever-present for Jurgen Klopp’s team this season since joining from Newcastle. He limped out of Holland’s defeat by France on Monday with a problem in his hamstring.
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs left less than impressed after being transformed into a deer on Snapchat
The Manchester United legend was a guest at the FAW Community Awards and met Capital South Wales presenter Polly James prior to watching his countryman draw 1-1 with Georgia.
Marcus Rashford forced to toughen up after taking more kicks since breaking into Manchester United first-team
This time last year, Rashford was unknown to the majority of football fans before bursting onto the scene with a debut goal against Midtjylland in the Europa League. Now he is a marked man.
Nemanja Matic says N'Golo Kante is doing a great job for Chelsea in midfield and he knows just how hard his role is
Nemanja Matic has praised the impact of summer signing N'Golo Kante since he arrived at Chelsea. Kante was quickly snapped up the Blues for £32million and has impressed in midfield.
Stephen Hunt accused the club of refusing to provide funding for the team, who play in the Women's Premier League Southern Division, and even forcing players to pick up their own medical bills.
Stoke winger Xherdan Shaqiri's brother and agent responds to Roma rumours with coy 'never say never'
The Switzerland international's brother Erdin, who is also his agent, spoke with Italian newpspaper Corierre dello Sport about Xherdan's future this week.
The best 100 players in the world... Sportsmail counts down the greatest footballers on the planet: Nos 80-61
ADAM SHERGOLD: From Nos 80-61 in our countdown, there are 11 players who ply their trade in the Premier League, and a certain Wayne Rooney takes his place in the list...
Chelsea will consider a safe standing area at a rebuilt Stamford Bridge – but only if the government change the laws. Planning proposals have been submitted for a £500m project.
Manchester United check out Celtic's Parkhead rail seating amid clamour to have standing section at Old Trafford
United remain neutral on the issue but are open to introducing an area similar to that installed by the Scottish club, with a capacity of close to 3,000 should it be deemed legal and feasible.
As Andreas Christensen prepares to face Barcelona, Chelsea's defence is falling apart... will loan deals stop the next John Terry from emerging?
As Gary Cahill lost his temper at the Chelsea defence against Arsenal, it felt like the end of an era for the Stamford Bridge club. For so long, they have been known for their formidable back-line.
Leicester prepare for Swansea clash as champions look for first victory of the Premier League season
The champions have failed to win either of their opening two games, although they did manage to get points on the board against Arsenal last weekend. They have not won a game yet.
Andreas Christensen will not be sold by Chelsea, who plan to integrate him into the side when he returns
Chelsea have no plans to sell defender Andreas Christensen. The Danish centre-back is impressing on loan at Borussia Monchengladbach where he has attracted attention from the likes of Barcelona
Tottenham enforcer Victor Wanyama: I always looked up to Manchester United hard-man Roy Keane... but he wouldn't scare me
United hard-man Keane gained a reputation for his aggressive style, which sometimes crossed the line - while Wanyama's tough tackling earned him three red cards at Southampton last season,
Chelsea and Watford come out bottom for promoting English talent as study reveals Blues only hand 16 per cent of league minutes to national players
Only three clubs around Europe have given less league minutes to national players this season than Chelsea, a new study has revealed. Just 16 per cent came courtesy of English players.
Manchester United eye £3.6m Valencia starlet Fran Villalba... who was given his debut by Gary Neville and has been likened to David Silva
The 18-year-old midfielder, who has a buyout clause set at £3.6million, made his debut in December last year under the stewardship of Gary Neville.
Raheem Sterling has been making the most of his time on the sidelines after his stunning start to the season came to an abrupt halt. The Manchester City winger was forced to sit out England's qualifiers.
Juan Mata wants Manchester United to record third win over Liverpool at Anfield and show they mean business
Juan Mata believes a third straight victory over Liverpool at Anfield would show everyone Manchester United really mean business. United have won the last two clashes at Anfield.
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford praises Zlatan Ibrahimovic for helping youngsters at Old Trafford
Manchester United youngster Marcus Rashford has praised the positive effect Zlatan Ibrahimovic has had on him since the former Sweden international's arrival in the summer.
Paul Pogba's slow start to the new season down to physical problems, says France captain Hugo Lloris
Paul Pogba's slow start to the new season can be put down to his exertions at Euro 2016 last summer, says his international captain Hugo Lloris. Pogba helped France to the final on home soil.
Manchester City sweat over Sergio Aguero's fitness as striker limps out of Argentina training with calf problem
Manchester City face an anxious wait to find out whether Sergio Aguero will be fit for their Premier League return after he was forced off during Argentina training. Aguero limped out with pain in his calf.
Frank Lampard wants to become a manager when his career is over... but jokes it will only be with Chelsea
Like most players coming to the end of their days as a footballer Frank Lampard already has his eyes on the next phase of his career as a manager.The midfielder joked it would be Chelsea.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey takes up clay pigeon shooting with his brother as he discovers new hobby during the international break
The Arsenal midfielder celebrated his brother Josh's birthday by going clay pigeon shooting and was gracious in defeat when sending his sibling his best wishes on social media.
Sadio Mane: Liverpool attackers love license to roam under Jurgen Klopp... it makes me smile like Ronaldinho
Liverpool have scored 26 goals in their opening nine games in all competitions - with only leaders Manchester City equalling their haul of 18 in the Premier League. Mane has contributed three.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic claims 'there is no free time' as he works hard without his team-mates during international break
Zlatan Ibrahimovic claims there is 'no free time' for a top level sportsman, only 'hard work and objectives' as he keeps himself fit during the two week international break.
Joe Hart still frustrated by Manchester City loan exit... but England keeper is 'really, really grateful' to Torino
ROB DRAPER: Joe Hart is pretty frank about his move to Torino this season: ‘I wasn’t sat there with 25 options. I wasn’t. Torino was a really good option for me and it excited me to go to play in Serie A.
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs laughs off ever becoming Anfield boss... 'I literally grew up encouraged to dislike people from Liverpool'
The Manchester United legend laughed as he spoke about the possibility of taking the reins down the M62, saying his friends would desert him were the unlikely appointment be made.
Managers and mascots: From Jurgen Klopp and the Aston Villa lion to Sir Alex Ferguson and Fred the Red, Sportsmail finds the best pictures of Premier League bosses and their furry friends
Life on the touchline is much more than just frantic gesturing and barking orders, the manager has to deal with the players, owners, the fans and the media.
Ryan Giggs reveals managing Wales or Manchester United would be the 'hard to beat highlight' of his career
LAURIE WHITWELL: Chris Coleman plans to step down after the current World Cup qualifying campaign, meaning a potential opening in July 2018.
'I don't care if you think I'm an American and I don't know s***!' says new Swansea manager Bob Bradley
Bob Bradley made an emphatic entrance into British football at his unveiling as the new Swansea boss on Friday - and the American has vowed to prove his sceptics wrong.
The French club are in the process of being taken over by LA Dodgers owner Frank McCourt and want to speak to Mitchell about becoming their head of recruitment.
Ryan Giggs says Swansea 'did not meet my ambition' as he hits back at 'underwhelming interview' claims
Ryan Giggs has hit back at claims he had a poor interview with Swansea saying: ‘They did not meet my ambition.’ Giggs was a contender for the job after the Swans sacked Francesco Guidolin.
Bastian Schweinsteiger trains on his own with Manchester United as World Cup winner cuts lonely figure during first ever international break
Manchester United outcast Bastian Schweinsteiger has spent his first free international break by training on his own at the club's Carrington HQ. The World Cup winner is unwanted by United.
West Ham players not on international duty take on extra training as Slaven Bilic gets tough on his players
JOE BERNSTEIN: West Ham players not on international duty were called into training every day last week as manager Slaven Bilic attempts to rediscover the intensity that took them into Europe.
Ander Herrera 'feeling good' under Jose Mourinho and believes Spain call-up is down to Manchester United boss
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has credited Jose Mourinho’s arrival at Old Trafford with the fact that he has finally received international recognition.
Jurgen Klopp was made Liverpool manager a year ago today… they have made the most sprints and ran the furthest this season (and here's why it is bad news for Manchester United)
KIERAN GILL - THE NUMBERS GAME: It is a year to the day since Jurgen Klopp sat in front of a signed contract, and showed off that infamous smile for the first time as their new manager.
Everton striker Romelu Lukaku is a fitness doubt for their game against Premier League leaders Manchester City next weekend with a thigh injury.
Ryan Giggs not getting the Swansea job is a kick in the teeth for young British managers, says Robbie Savage
The Manchester United legend's lack of managerial experience and a reportedly underwhelming interview led to the Swans opting for former USA coach Bob Bradley.
From Yaya Toure to Yaya Sanogo... Here are 10 of the Premier League's forgotten men from this campaign
Have you glanced at a Premier League squad list this season and thought - ‘How on earth is he still there?’ We take a look at 10 forgotten men in this season’s Premier League squads.
Bob Bradley comes out fighting during Swansea unveiling after becoming the Premier League's first American boss
The new drill sergeant of Swansea City intends to draw on the example of his war hero father as he begins his task as the Premier League's first American manager.
Stadium protests, mediocre signings and relegation form have hampered West Ham’s start to season... but Slaven Bilic will be afforded time
Another week of inner turmoil draws to a close at London’s culture club, where one tradition thriving despite a move from Upton Park to Stratford is the promise of wild inconsistency.
Arsene Wenger, who turns 67 at the end of October, is in the final season of his current Arsenal contract but midfielder Santi Cazorla insists that his manager has not indicated this will be his last year.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger rules himself out of England job: 'It's very important' the next manager is English
Arsene Wenger appeared to take himself out of the running for the role of England manager. The Frenchman said it was 'very important' the national boss should be and Englishman.
Three daredevils who brazenly broke into West Ham’s home will not be prosecuted as it can be revealed their antics prompted no fewer than 13 copycat attempts.
Diego Costa, Sergio Aguero and surprise package Heung-min Son have flown out of the blocks... Sportsmail assess title contenders' strikeforces
The Premier League table is starting to look very familiar as the big names begin to rise to the top. Sportsmail assess the impact made by each of the forward lines at the top seven clubs.
Former Premier League defender Antonio Luna says sorry after sex tape of threesome involving team-mate is leaked online
The short clip appears to show Antonio Luna alongside Sergi Enrich, both now at Spanish club Eibar, having sex with a young woman.
Manchester United are branded 'disgraceful' and 'disgusting' after season-ticket holder of over 30 years is banned from away games after missing ONE match due to illness
Graeme Clarke felt unwell on the morning of United's last-gasp victory over Hull at the KCOM Stadium in September and was unable to make the trip for a late kick-off on Humberside.
Swansea manager Bob Bradley reveals taking managerial inspiration from Sir Alex Ferguson 'whose personality was all over every part of the club'
Swansea manager Bob Bradley has revealed his intentions to replicate the style of Sir Alex Ferguson in creating a positive and inclusive environment within the club.
Ramiro Funes Mori hints at a possible move away from Everton after falling out of favour under Ronald Koeman
Everton's out of favour defender Ramiro Funes Mori says he may look to leave Goodison Park this season unless he's given more game time under new manager Ronald Koeman.
Leonardo Bonucci is a target for both Chelsea and Man City as they consider strengthening defensive options but any prospective move to England depends on the player's family situation.
Arsenal CEO Ivan Gazidis insists club will resolve Arsene Wenger's future from 'the same page, in our own time'
Arsene Wenger's contract runs out in the summer. The 66-year-old insists he still has the 'passion' to guide the Gunners to silverware but has also been heavily linked with the England post.
Chelsea defender Gary Cahill admits he has made 'big errors' during tough season so far… but insists they are 'easy to correct'
Chelsea defender Gary Cahill is eager to iron out the 'easy to correct' errors in his game to both prove doubters wrong and retain his starting spot in Antonio Conte's first team.
Chelsea's leftover talent: David Luiz and Cesc Fabregas among star names at Cobham during international week
Cesc Fabregas may not be enjoying the happiest of starts to the new season, but the man marginalised at Chelsea and snubbed by Spain is not showing the signs of a player ready to give up on his career.
JAMIE CARRAGHER: All week I’ve taken others’ criticism of Wayne Rooney on board, listening to the constant chipping away at what he apparently cannot do and why he is no longer good enough.
Jurgen Klopp: I'm not saying I am the world's best but I'm quite good... I've fallen in love with Liverpool
MARTIN SAMUEL - EXCLUSIVE: Jurgen Klopp is giving a quick tour of the bookshelf in his office. He pulls out one title. Denken Hilft Zwar, Nutzt Aber Nichts.
Jurgen Klopp is starting to have a very positive influence at Liverpool and his side currently sit fourth in the Premier League table with 16 points after winning five out of their first seven matches.
Marcus Rashford is the 'shining light' at Manchester United, according to Old Trafford legend Nicky Butt
Former Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt hailed Marcus Rashford as his old club's 'shining light' and hinted that more talented youngsters could soon follow in the teenager's footsteps.
Alex Iwobi set for second bumper pay rise this year... as Arsenal move to keep Hector Bellerin from Barcelona
Having established himself as a vital part of Arsene Wenger’s starting XI, the 20-year-old is in line for another extension which will represent his new status in the club’s first-team plans.
Frustrated Memphis Depay admits bit-part role at Manchester United has left him feeling 'like a loaded gun'
Holland winger Depay has started just one game under new manager Jose Mourinho, the EFL Cup win at Northampton last month when he was replaced 10 minutes after half-time
Manchester City move to wrap up new Fernandinho deal as Brazilian enters final 12 months of his contract
The Brazilian, who has become an integral part of Pep Guardiola's plans, has entered the final 12 months of his deal - causing concern at the Etihad Stadium that he could leave for nothing.
Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton celebrates 60 years since making his first team debut... with a sprained ankle: 'The pain was worth it'
An 18-year-old Charlton, who had been doing his national service for the Royal Army Ordnance Corps in Shropshire, took his bow at Old Trafford in a League Division One match against Charlton.
Nathaniel Clyne: Jurgen Klopp calls me 'a machine' and James Milner is making me look bad at Liverpool
Clyne, who was ironically forced to withdraw from the England squad facing World Cup qualifiers against Malta and Slovenia with a knee injury, is renowned for his durability at Anfield.
Arsene Wenger as England boss? I can't see it... he loves football too much, says Arsenal coach Robert Pires
Arsene Wenger could shun the England team because it will not quench his ‘obsession’ with football, according to Arsenal coach Robert Pires.
Premier League 100-goal club: Alan Shearer, Michael Owen, Ryan Giggs and Co attend football legends event
They share 1,260 Premier League goals between them and on Wednesday night they joined together in London to celebrate their part in promoting the top-flight of English football.
Mesut Ozil says ‘sometimes I have to be selfish’ as he watches Arsenal’s 3-0 win over Manchester United while co-commentating alongside Santi Cazorla
Arsenal playmakers Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla were all smiles as they manned the microphones for Arsenal's YouTube series 'UnClassic Commentary.'
Mauricio Pochettino has won a lot of admirers for the way he has set his Tottenham Hotspur side up over the past couple of seasons, with the north Londoners unbeaten in the League this term.
Paddy McNair maintains he's got no regrets after swapping Manchester United for Sunderland, again insisting he's a midfielder and not a defender
Northern Ireland midfielder Paddy McNair admits he had no reservations about ending his Manchester United career this summer in favour of regular first-team football at Sunderland.
Meet Pep Guardiola's trusted 16-man Manchester City entourage who are helping the Spaniard launch a Premier League title assault
Manchester City are sitting pretty at the top of the Premier League table with six wins from their first seven league games under the tutelage of Pep Guardiola.