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Most influential transfers ever: Neymar to PSG and more

There have been plenty of big transfers down the years, but how many of them had a lasting legacy? Here are 10 of the most pivotal and influential.

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Scouting's fine art can land you Neymar... or Markovic

Scouting is easy when it's Neymar or Aguero. But why did 'must-haves' like Montano and Markovic fail?


I was there: Liverpool comeback stuns Barcelona

Among the best games our writers attended are Champions League comebacks by Liverpool, Barcelona and Man Utd, an MLS playoff classic and Agueroooo!

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Magnificent Messi leads the way: The best player I have seen

When our writers named the best player they have seen live, Lionel Messi was a popular pick.



LIVE Transfer Talk: Manchester United back in for Brooks

Manchester United could be set to rekindle their interest in Bournemouth's David Brooks, according to reports. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Commisso: Chiesa staying at Fiorentina 'my dream'


Everton to make shock moves for Bale, James?


Why Werner fits Liverpool better than Dembele


Transfer window won't be the same for years



Bendtner goes fishing, Neymar's dog defenders and Cantona's message

With almost all football off because of the coronavirus, star players have found themselves at a loose end. How are they filling their time?


Jimenez sets up Wolves vs. Groningen in QuaranTeam final

From 128 clubs to two... the final of Leyton Orient's FIFA 20 competition is set.


How Atalanta's feel-good story became a 'biological bomb' for coronavirus

A phenomenal season for Atalanta, in which they have reached the Champions League quarterfinals, sits in awkward coexistence with the role it played in spreading a pandemic across Europe.

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Fiorentina owner: A lot of Serie A clubs 'might not make it'

Fiorentina owner Rocco Commisso addresses how potential wage cuts and deferrals would impact Serie A.

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    We asked MLS players during preseason and the early weeks of the 2019 campaign for their thoughts about some hot-button issues in the sport.

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