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Holland international Stefan de Vrij is set to sign for Lazio, ending speculation linking him with a move to Manchester United.
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman proved he still has a sense of humour despite the St Mary's exodus, posting a picture of the club's empty training ground on Twitter with the message: 'Ready for #Training!'.
Bacary Sagna has shown his intention of nailing down the right-back berth at Manchester City next season after he posted footage of him working out.
Real Madrid star Angel Di Maria is set to join Paris Saint-Germain in a deal worth £63million, according to reports in Spain. Marca report that the Argentina playmaker will become Real's record sale, beating the £42.5m received last summer from Arsenal for Mesut Ozil.
After Loic Remy failed a medical on Sunday it left the sizeable boots of Luis Suarez unfilled at Liverpool - SIMON JONES looks at who Anfield could look to next.
Former England defender Sol Campbell believes his fellow black players are 'too scared' to speak out about racism.
All the challenges for Vincenzo Nibali were overcome well before he arrived in Paris on Sunday evening to be crowned Tour de France winner.
He was brought in to restore Manchester United to the pinnacle of English football following the disastrous David Moyes era. But Louis van Gaal has also already had a dramatic impact on the club's off-field fortunes - to the tune of £250m.
LAURA WILLIAMSON: Steve Way celebrated with his first pint of lager for three months after breaking a 35-year-old British record to finish 10th in the Commonwealth Games marathon.
Bastian Schweinsteiger has issued an apology to Borussia Dortmund after being caught singing a rude song about the club.
After the dust settles on the World Cup, make sure you keep up-to-date with all the Premier League pre-season fixtures and results with Sportsmail.
Tick, tock the wait goes on for Fernando Torres. Much like his career since Chelsea spent all that money, the transfer window that promised something is passing by. The decline of a once-great striker has passed the point of becoming a dark comedy.
Phil Taylor extended his winning run in Blackpool to an amazing seven straight years after beating Michael Van Gerwen to win his 15th World Matchplay title.
DOMINIC KING AT SOLDIER FIELD, CHICAGO: : Liverpool continued their pre-season preparations with a 1-0 win over Olympiacos in Chicago, with Raheem Sterling's early goal enough to earn victory in the International Champions Cup. The result gave manager Brendan Rodgers some optimism that his side can still be competitive in the Premier League and Champions League even without Luis Suarez, who scored 31 goals last season.
Manchester United touched down in Washington on Sunday night as their whistlestop pre-season tour of the United States continues apace. United will take on Inter Milan at the FedEx Field in the early hours of Wednesday morning UK time as they seek to continue their winning start to the Louis van Gaal era.
Manchester United defender Rafael has returned home early from the club's US tour to have treatment on a groin problem.
Polish rider Bartosz Huzarski caused a social media storm yesterday when he posted a shocking image of his legs on Facebook after the 18th stage.
Red Bull's rising star Daniel Ricciardo plans to party hard after capturing the second win of his Formula One career in as equally dramatic circumstances as his first.
Arsenal's new signing Alexis Sanchez will report for pre-season training on Tuesday — but is likely to miss the club’s four-day training camp in Austria.
CHARLES SALE: David Wilkie, the former Olympic champion acknowledged as Scotland’s greatest swimmer, was furious at missing out on presenting the Commonwealth Games medals for the event which made him famous.
Atletico Madrid have agreed a deal to sign Antoine Griezmann from Real Sociedad. The 23-year-old was linked with a big-money move to Tottenham but La Liga winners Atletico have won the race for the France forward.
DOMINIC KING: Dejan Lovren has described his move to Liverpool as a 'dream come true' after his £20million switch from Southampton was confirmed.
IAN LADYMAN IN DENVER: This season brings an opportunity for out of form players at Manchester United to prove themselves. Juan Mata is one of them.
Bernhard Langer won his second Senior British Open championship on Sunday, finishing a record 13 strokes clear of Colin Montgomerie of Scotland.
England's David Horsey recovered from a front-nine collapse to force a play-off against Damien McGrane before pushing on to victory at the Russian Open.
Fernando Torres has a job on his hands getting a run of games for Chelsea this season with the arrival of Diego Costa, and he hasn't helped his cause after missing a sitter in the 2-1 friendly win over Olimpija Ljubljana.
MARTHA KELNER: Steve Scott and Charlotte Kerwood became double trap Commonwealth champions as Team England claimed four of six medals on offer in the shooting.
‘The crowd loves us because we are the last kings of Scotland.’ Rugby there dates back to British colonialism and its former dictator Idi Amin — the self-styled ‘Last King of Scotland’ — was said to have been a powerful forward, although the sport was largely suppressed under his tyrannical rule.
LAURA WILLIAMSON: Adam Gemili qualified fastest for Monday's men’s 100 metres semi-finals and said he is capable of breaking the 10-second barrier for the first time to win a medal here in Glasgow.
One plucky Commonwealth Games fan failed in his attempt to to keep up with Kenya's Flomena Cheyech Daniel and Caroline Kilel during the women's marathon, as his pavement dash came crashing to a halt.
Manchester City are ready to offer new contracts to four of their World Cup players as they report back for duty after the tournament in Brazil.
Bayern Munich beat Wolfsburg 3-0 in the final of the Telekom Cup after dispensing with Borussia Monchengladbach in the semis.
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has signed a two-year deal with Australia Twenty20 franchise the Melbourne Stars.
DOMINIC KING: Loic Remy's £8.5 million move to Liverpool dramatically collapsed on Sunday after he failed a medical.The France forward had flown out to Boston earlier this week after Liverpool had met the release clause in his contract and he had agreed personal terms and a long-term contract before beginning his fitness assessment.
Mario Balotelli was accosted by two pitch invaders late in during AC Milan's 5-1 loss to Manchester City in the International Champions Cup - and even let them snap a selfie with him despite being part of a miserable defeat in Pittsburgh.
With Olivier Giroud the only senior striker at Arsenal, Arsene Wenger should consider playing a false nine in order to get the most out of Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott next season.
England will aim to kick on and establish a commanding lead over India on the second day of the third Investec Test at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton. Join Kieran Gill for over-by-over coverage with updates from our cricket correspondents Paul Newman and Lawrence Booth at the ground.
JONATHAN McEVOY: Lewis Hamilton decided that the voice of his boss in his ear was not worth following. Team orders? No, thank you, I have a world championship to win.
He was a teenager from the Solomon Islands whom just about no one inside Hampden Park had heard of before he took to the track in the 5,000 metres final at the Commonwealth Games, but Rosefelo Siosi left it a hero.
NICK HARRIS: The Scots think of Irn-Bru as their national soft drink and for a long time it has been marketed under the slogan: ‘Made in Scotland from girders.’ Well, England’s Laura Trott was made in Essex from tungsten.
Alastair Cook was always going to get runs again at some stage. He is too good a player not to do that, but this was an important day for him, his mind-set and his status within the England team.
If witnesses are to be believed, Gary Ballance recently insisted during the small hours in a Nottingham nightclub: ‘I’m not a cricketer tonight. I’m just a drunken b******.’
CHRIS WHEELER IN PITTSBURGH: Stevan Jovetic showed just why Manchester City are refusing to consider letting him return to Italy just a year after arriving from Fiorentina for £22million as the Premier League champions demolished AC Milan in Pittsburgh.
Sportsmail cricket writer Lawrence Booth's view of day one of the third Test between England and India at the Rose Bowl which saw England captain Alistair Cook fall just short of a Test century.
LAWRENCE BOOTH: Alastair Cook admitted he had never felt under more pressure after hitting 95 as England reached an imposing 247 for two on the first day of the third Investec Test against India in Southampton.
PAUL NEWMAN AT THE AGEAS BOWL: Alastair Cook could scarcely believe his eyes as Marais Erasmus bizarrely hitched up his trousers before raising his finger and sending the England captain on his way.
Roma coach Rudi Garcia has told Manchester United they will have to stump up 100 million euros (£79million) if they want to sign Kevin Strootman.
Southampton legend Mick Channon is shocked at the summer exodus in progress at St Mary's and has criticised the long list of top players leaving the club, claiming 'they don't care' and they are only moving for 'a big pay packet'.
Goals from Diego Costa and Kurt Zouma ensured Chelsea came back to beat Olimpija Ljubljana 2-1 after a first half scare.
Everton believe they are still in pole position to land Romelu Lukaku this summer despite continued interest from Bundesliga side Wolfsburg.
Wilfried Zaha is the only member of United's 26-man touring party not to play a single minute of the club's two games so far.
With every new bit of transfer speculation about a Southampton player I’ve been trying to stay positive. ‘At least no club demands such consistently high transfer fees for their players,’ I’ve been telling myself. ‘Lots of good players remain.’
Former Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o has been offered to West Ham but the 33-year-old is understood to want £100,000 a week.
Steven Gerrard has admitted this is the first time in possibly his career that he feels confident that Liverpool can challenge for the Premier League.
SAM CUNNINGHAM: The vultures who have been circling Southampton finally descended this summer and tore great chunks out of the club.
Inter Milan will send a delegation to Southampton on Tuesday to discuss the proposed transfer of Dani Osvaldo.
MARK WEBSTER: No sooner had the BBC unpacked the suntan lotion from Rio had they filled the travel bag with waterproofs for Glasgow... I think dear old Auntie will need a bit of a lie down.
Manuel PelIegrini backed Stevan Jovetic to finally his make mark on Manchester City after seeing the Montenegro striker lead the demolition of AC Milan in Pittsburgh.
Para sport swimmer Davies, already the youngest competitor in Team Scotland history, became the youngest ever athlete to win a Commonwealth Games medal when she produced a storming comeback to take bronze in her 100m breaststroke race.
England’s Max Whitlock is targeting success across the board in Glasgow but, if all goes to plan, he will have to compete on five straight days this week.
LAURA WILLIAMSON: Nicola Adams wants to make history again. She was the first woman to win an Olympic boxing title in London two years ago, and now she wants to become the first female Commonwealth champion on Saturday in Glasgow.
England's Fran Halsall became the first woman to win gold in both the 50m butterfly and freestyle with her second gold medal in Glasgow on Sunday night. The 24-year-old produced another record breaking performance.
Swansea have followed up interest in Tottenham full-back Kyle Naughton with a formal enquiry. Danny Rose is set to agree anew contract despite the arrival of Ben Davies from Swansea but Tottenham will allow Naughton, 25, to leave.
South Africa's Tim Clark shot a final-day 65 to snatch a victory away from Jim Furyk at the Canadian Open and earn his second PGA title.
Not sure what to tune in to at the Commonwealth games on Monday? Medals will be decided in Athletics, badminton, lawn bowls, swimming, shooting and squash.
Cardiff City goalkeeper David Marshall will have X-rays on his hand on Monday after dislocating a finger during Sunday’s friendly with Yeovil Town. Meanwhile, the club have told Inter Milan they want £12m for Chile midfielder Gary Medel.
Cristian Rodriguez is close to leaving Atletico Madrid for Sunderland. His representatives were in London over the weekend hoping to complete the deal.
QPR are ready to offer Karl Henry plus cash to Norwich in part-exchange for Holland midfielder Leroy Fer.
Middlesbrough are closing on a deal for Genk striker Jelle Vossen after he was left out of their game with KV Mechelen on Sunday.
He might not have had much luck on the track, but Sunday at the Commonwealth Games was still an occasion to remember for Scotland's Chris Pritchard. The Keirin rider climbed into the stands to propose to his girlfriend.
Lewis Hamilton controversially defied team orders to deny his Mercedes team-mate and world championship rival Nico Rosberg a probable victory at the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Relegated Bradford stunned reigning Super League champions Wigan 16-8 at the Provident Stadium to pick up their first win under head coach James Lowes.
Alexis Sanchez may now be able to call himself a £30million Premier League footballer but he has not always led such a gilded life after growing up in poverty-stricken rural Chile
Wojciech Szczesny insists Arsenal must forget last season's Barclays Premier League collapse as they look to win their first title since 2004.
Arsenal have announced the signing of Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina from Nice on a long-term contract.
Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim has fuelled speculation linking star striker Radamel Falcao with a move to Real Madrid by saying the Colombian he is available for selection 'for now'.
Heather Watson teamed up with Russia's Alexandra Panova to win the women's doubles title at the Baku Cup in Azerbaijan.
The finest expression of a glorious game is not to be found in these islands. Outstanding players like Luis Suarez, James Rodriguez, Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo know the truth of that statement. And so, deep down, do we.
SAMI MOKBEL IN NEW YORK: Jack Wilshere regrets being pictured smoking and drinking in Las Vegas and insists he will learn from his mistakes ahead of a defining season at the Emirates.
Floyd Mayweather Jnr gave fans a glimpse of what life is like when you have earned more than $100million in the last year.
Pep Guardiola will never be sacked as Bayern Munich head coach according to the Bundesliga champions' chairman. Karl-Heinz Rummenigge was questioned about whether or not he was worried that many of Bayern's German World Cup-winning stars had yet to return to pre-season training when he made the claim.
United are weighing up a swap deal involving their Mexican striker Hernandez and Inter midfielder Guarin, according to reports in Italy. Hernandez has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford, while new boss Louis van Gaal is keen to bolster his midfield ahead of the new season.
Barcelona are considering a bid for Liverpool centre-half Daniel Agger, according to reports in Spain. Sunday's edition of Sport claims the Catalans are lining up a £12m offer for the Denmark international as they look to strengthen their defence.
Miralem Pjanic's superstrike may have come as a surprise to the watching world, but the Roma playmaker had been readying himself for such an opportunity this week. Footage has emerged of him trying out a similar technique.
Louis van Gaal blamed the weather for an up and down Manchester United performance as they beat Roma 3-2 at Sports Authority Field.
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce faces the sack before the season starts. Football Grapevine can reveal that the owners of the east London club had come to an agreement to give Big Sam ten games into the new season to assess the situation. But after David Sullivan’s criticism of Allardyce, matters have come to a head.
Gennady Golovkin easily retained his WBA middleweight championship at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, stopping Australia's Daniel Geale in the third round.
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has started his pre-season training regime with a personal trainer in order to remain fit during his suspension.
Sam Soliman has been accused of running scared after stalling over a fight with Martin Murray. The IBF middleweight champion has been offered a bumper pay day to face the Brit in Monte Carlo on October 25.
Billy Joe Saunders' dream of becoming the first traveller to win a world title proved to be alive and well as he despatched Emanuele Blandamura to win the vacant European middleweight title.
Fifteen months ago, the planning for a mammoth summer Manchester United tour to Thailand, Australia, Japan and Hong Kong reached its final, most critical stage. A visit to Sir Alex Ferguson’s office.
Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has been caught on video singing rather a rude song about rival club Borussia Dortmund. The German World Cup-winning hero was recorded singing 'BVB, sons of b******s' at what seemed to be a rather rowdy shindig.
Louis van Gaal has told his players they must only speak to each other in English, Juan Mata has revealed. Van Gaal has laid down a few rules since taking over at Manchester United.
Two Champions League-winning sides came together to celebrate Portuguese midfielder Deco's testimonial on Friday, marking the end of the career of one of Europe's greatest midfielders of the 21st century.
Frank Lampard will be given every chance to extend his England career by New York City after moving to America’s Major League Soccer. New York’s director of football Claudio Reyna insists they will support Lampard's decision.
Portuguese forward Bebe has joined Benfica in a £2.4million deal after four years with Manchester United. The 24-year-old was famously signed by Sir Alex Ferguson without even seeing a video of him playing.
If the World Cup wasn't enough to whet your footballing appetite this summer, we've got another transfer window jam-packed with Premier League sides looking to revamp their squads. Here's your club-by-club guide to all the moves.
Bradford Bulls lose forward Chev Walker has posted a gruesome image on his official Twitter account of his hand sporting a huge gash.
Steven Gerrard was the best English midfielder since Paul Gascoigne, but you have to ask why England didn’t get more out of him. People talk about David Beckham and Paul Scholes, but Gerrard had everything — quick as lightning, he covered so much ground, tackled hard and, boy, could he pass.
Steven Gerrard made 114 appearances for England. By his own, brutal, reckoning, there were not enough good ones. On the occasion of his hundredth cap, Gerrard put the figure at no more than six or seven great games.
It’s not easy retiring from England. You don’t just pick up the phone and tell the Football Association you have had enough then quietly move on. Ending an England career is big news and I know exactly how Steven Gerrard felt on Monday when he announced that he had reached the end of the line with his country. I made the same move in 2007, even though I briefly returned for the World Cup in 2010.
MARK WEBSTER: It was going to take something special to get things going again on the old sofa. For a month of glorious World Cup football, we telly watching fans were held transfixed as the good stuff just kept on coming.
Ahead of the 2014/15 Premier League season, Sportsmail takes a look at the brand new strips set to feature as they are unveiled.
ADRIAN DURHAM: Arsene Wenger must deliver real sucess at The Emirates this season. The FA Cup final was a nice day out, but it is time for him to win the Premier League or Champions League.
Manchester United's relationship with Nike finally hit rock bottom when the Barclays Premier League club began displaying branding from rivals manufacturers at their Carrington training ground earlier this year.
On Thursday night in Lausanne, Switzerland, three sprinters broke the 10-second barrier for the 100 metres: Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay and Mike Rodgers. Gatlin’s 9.80secs was the quickest time in the world this year.

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British Embassy Convoy Attacked In Libya
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He's arrogant, tough, insecure and charming - but he has such bright blue eyes: Hilary Clinton&
text He's arrogant, tough, insecure and charming - but he has such bright blue eyes: Hilary Clinton& Hillary Clinton says she warned White House Vladimir Putin would be 'more aggressive' in second shot as Russian president (telegraph)