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Van Gaal unhappy with mileage
New Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has questioned the club’s wisdom of planning a pre-season tour that will see his players travel huge distances across north America.
Mixed fortunes for Dutch duo
Michael van Gerwen eased into the quarter-finals of the World Matchplay on a night when fellow Dutchman Raymond van Barneveld was knocked out in Blackpool.
Racism claims mar City match
Manchester City’s U21 game against HNK Rijeka was abandoned after Seko Fofana was allegedly racially abused by an opposing player.
Liverpool 'bigger than Suarez'
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists there is no bad blood between the club and Luis Suarez following the Uruguayan’s move to Barcelona.
Woodward: United can spend big
Manchester United executive vice chairman Ed Woodward is looking forward to the squad’s tour of North America, as he insists the Old Trafford club remains the biggest in the world, writes Sky Sports News' James Cooper.
Celtic ease to Murrayfield win
Celtic eased into the second qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League with a 4-0 victory over KR Reykjavik at Murrayfield.
Hot Coles fires Hampshire
Hampshire boosted their hopes of clinching a home tie in the quarter-finals of the NatWest T20 Blast with a five-wicket win over Essex at Chelmsford.
Stoke bag Bojan from Barcelona
Stoke City have signed forward Bojan Krkic from Barcelona on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
QPR sign Caulker from Cardiff
Queens Park Rangers have signed Cardiff City defender Steven Caulker on a four-year deal for a fee of £8.5million.
Div One: Yorkshire on top
Yorkshire moved top of the County Championship with a 220-run victory over Middlesex at Scarborough.
Sky Sports News HQ is coming
Sky Sports News will relaunch on channel 401 as Sky Sports News HQ from August 12, offering even more breaking news across a streamlined TV, digital and mobile service.
Rogers wins stage 16 solo
Breakaway rider Mick Rogers powered to a solo victory on stage 16 of the Tour de France as Vincenzo Nibali withstood heavy pressure to consolidate his overall lead.
Cook to remain in charge
Alastair Cook will lead England once again for the third Test against India, which starts at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton on Sunday.
Dunga named Brazil boss
Brazil have appointed Dunga as their new national team manager following the resignation of Luiz Felipe Scolari last week.
Inzaghi calm over Balotelli
Filippo Inzaghi has admitted that a replacement would need to be signed if Mario Balotelli leaves AC Milan, but he expects the striker to stay.
Anderson may miss home Test
England's James Anderson could be banned from his home Test at Old Trafford with August 1 set for his disciplinary hearing.
Div Two: Win for Derbyshire
Derbyshire earned back-to-back victories for the first time in the County Championship this season as they beat Glamorgan by six wickets in their Division Two game at Derby.
FA snubs FIFA Blatter events
The Football Association will aim to host only UEFA events until Sepp Blatter steps down as FIFA president, says Greg Dyke.
Real Madrid sign Rodriguez
Real Madrid have signed Colombian star James Rodriguez from Monaco in a £63million deal.
Borini keen to stay with Reds
Fabio Borini’s agent has claimed the striker wants to stay and fight for his place at Liverpool – despite the club agreeing a £14million deal to sell him to Sunderland.
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