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Richarlison: Everton close to agreeing deal worth up to £50m for Watford forward

Everton are close to signing Watford's Brazilian forward Richarlison in a deal that could eventually be worth £50m.

Leicester City sign Liverpool goalkeeper Danny Ward for £12.5m

Leicester City sign Liverpool goalkeeper Danny Ward for £12.5m after the Reds make Alisson the world's most expensive keeper.

Russian club deny racism after cancelling deal for black player

Russian club Torpedo Moscow cancel plans to sign defender Erving Botaka-Yoboma - but deny they have done so because he is black.

Tottenham Hotspur: Son Heung-min & Erik Lamela sign new contracts

Tottenham forwards Son Heung-min and Erik Lamela agree new long-term contracts at the club

Roma fined as owner Pallotta gets three-month Uefa match ban

Roma owner James Pallotta is banned from all Uefa games for three months - and the club fined - over behaviour around May's defeat by Liverpool.

Motherwell boss lacks etiquette with Salford money talk - Neville

Gary Neville accuses Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson of lacking "etiquette" after discussing Salford City's spending power.

Guardiola wants to 'find a solution' for keeper Hart to leave Man City

Pep Guardiola says he wants to "find a solution" so goalkeeper Joe Hart does not have to see out the final year of his contract at Manchester City.

Why Liverpool's record-breaking Alisson is the 'keeper of the future'

New Liverpool signing Alisson is "the goalkeeper of the future" who was the best player in Serie A last season, writes James Horncastle.

Barca launch third bid for Willian - Saturday's gossip

Barcelona make £55m bid for Willian, Real Madrid prepare £112m offer for Hazard, Palace place £70 price tag on Zaha plus more.

AC Milan: Italian giants' European ban overturned by Court of Arbitration for Sport

Italian giants AC Milan have had their one-year ban from European football for breaching Financial Fair Play regulations overturned.

Who needs what in this summer's transfer window?

There have been plenty of Premier League transfers you might have missed. So who have each team signed and sold - and who do they need to bring in?

Is playing in Germany the future for the brightest young English players?

Does the Bundesliga now provide the brightest pathway for England's young players? Why are so many choosing to head east?

England Under-19: England held to frustrating Ukraine draw

England will have to wait to secure a place in the semi-finals of the European Under-19 Championship after drawing with Ukraine.

'A player for the future' - Brighton sign South Africa striker Tau

Brighton sign South Africa striker Percy Tau on a four-year deal - and will loan him out for the upcoming season.

Aston Villa: Wes Edens & Nassef Sawiris to make 'significant investment' in club

Billionaire businessmen Wes Edens and Nassef Sawiris will inject "significant investment" into Aston Villa.

McGinn Celtic move out of my remit, says Lennon after 12-5 aggregate win

Hibernian manager Neil Lennon is no clearer over the future of John McGinn, saying the midfielder's potential move to Celtic is "out of my remit".

Mata scores as Man Utd draw against Mexican side on US tour

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said Thursday's pre-season draw with Club America in Arizona "pushed us to levels we are not prepared for".

Adama Diakhaby: Huddersfield sign Monaco midfielder on three-year deal

Premier League side Huddersfield sign French midfielder Adama Diakhaby from Monaco on a three-year deal.

Motherwell: National League Salford pay more than Premiership sides - Robinson

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson says Salford City "blew us away with money" when the two sides were competing to sign a player.

Hearts will 'accept' sanction for fielding ineligible player

Hearts manager Craig Levein says they will "accept and deal with" the punishment they get for fielding an ineligible player against Cove Rangers.

Florian Jozefzoon: Derby County sign Brentford winger for undisclosed fee

Derby County sign winger Florian Jozefzoon from Championship rivals Brentford for an undisclosed fee.

Solly March: Brighton winger feels staying up will be harder after signing new deal

Winger Solly March feels staying in the Premier League will be "harder" for Brighton this year after signing a new four-year contract.

More than 1,800 fans hurt at matches in 2016-17

Falling over, being hit by a ball, celebrations and insect bites were among the causes of injuries reported by fans at football games in 2016-17.

Rangers: Osijek will be Europa League second qualifying round opponents

Rangers will face Osijek in the Europa League second qualifying round after the Croatian side beat Petrocub of Moldova 3-2 on aggregate.

Pep Guardiola on Joe Hart and Chelsea's Jorginho

Pep Guardiola discusses the professionalism of third-choice goalkeeper Joe Hart in Manchester City's pre-season training and Jorginho's decision to join Chelsea instead of City.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic on that Galaxy goal, Man Utd and Rooney

Zlatan Ibrahimovic talks to BBC Sport about his debut LA Galaxy goal, Manchester United and Wayne Rooney.

Highlights: Valiant Coleraine bow out of Europe

Coleraine put in an impressive performance against Serbian outfit Spartak Subotica but exited the Europa League after a 2-0 defeat at the Showgrounds.

Wayne Rooney on Everton, Man Utd, England and the MLS

Wayne Rooney talks to BBC Sport about his decision to leave Everton, Manchester United's title prospects, England's World Cup campaign and the MLS.

World Cup 2018: Neymar, Neuer & Batshuayi - the most watched moments from Russia

Relive the most watched moments from the 2018 World Cup in Russia, including amazing celebrations, player theatrics and goalkeeping howlers.

Oh no, not again - Crusaders defender scores comical own goal in Champions League

Crusaders defender Rodney Brown lobs in a comical own goal in the second leg of the Champions League first qualifying round against Bulgarian champions Ludogorets at Seaview.

World Cup 2018: BBC Sport's closing montage

Relive all the best moments from the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

World Cup 2018: Fans in Russia pick their favourite moment

BBC Sport asks fans in Russia to pick their favourite moment of the 2018 World Cup.

'He can become the one above the stars' - Ibrahimovic on Pogba, Rooney and leaving Man Utd

Zlatan Ibrahimovic speaks to BBC Sport about Paul Pogba, Wayne Rooney, leaving Manchester United and that debut goal for LA Galaxy.

The former Man Utd striker injured for a quarter of his career

Giuseppe Rossi has lost almost three and a half years of his career to knee injuries, he told BBC Sport about his determination to keep coming back.

The 10 players most likely to earn a World Cup move

BBC Sport looks at 10 players who might get a move - including several Premier League targets - following a good World Cup.

Premier League & EFL goalscorers at the World Cup - how many can you name?

How hot is your knowledge of England-based goalscorers at this summer's World Cup in Russia? Take our quiz.

How many French players? Who made your team of the World Cup?

With thrilling games, superb individual performances and huge shocks, Russia 2018 has been a classic World Cup. But who gets into your best XI?

CR7 Day - when 'The Myth' became a reality for Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo - who his new employers referred to as 'The Myth' - is presented as a Juventus player.

Why Russia 2018 was the best World Cup - statistically

Was Russia 2018 the best World Cup ever? All the numbers you need to know behind a dramatic and unforgettable tournament.

Your club-by-club guide to Premier League pre-season fixtures

Find out who all 20 Premier League clubs are playing in their pre-season matches.

Get ready - the next World Cup final is seven days before Christmas

With Qatar 2022 just before Christmas and the 2026 event featuring 48 teams, Richard Conway wonders what lies ahead for the World Cup.

Transfers - July 2018

Track all the latest signings as they happen in England, Scotland and across the world.

Manager ins and outs - July 2018

Track the managerial ins and outs and a list of every boss in the top five leagues in England and the Scottish Premiership.

Released players: Clubs announce summer 2018 retained lists

Find out who is available on a free transfer as clubs in England and Scotland announce their retained lists.

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