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Transfer news LIVE: Manchester United, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Barcelona latest plus more from Premier League and Europe 

With the Premier League returning in just under a month and the transfer window officially open for business managers across the country, and Europe, are frantically trying to improve their squads. Sport | Mail Online

Arsenal 1-0 Singapore Select XI LIVE score: Follow Barclays Asia Trophy friendly as it happens

Arsenal get their pre-season underway by taking on a Singapore Select Xi in the Barclays Asia Trophy semi-final at the Singapore National Stadium Follow the action LIVE. Sport | Mail Online

Manchester United eye up transfer move to trump Liverpool for Christian Benteke

Manchester United are monitoring Christian Benteke’s position at Aston Villa as they consider rivalling Liverpool in the race for the Belgium international. Sport | Mail Online

Floyd Mayweather poses for photo on top of £3m Koenigsegg supercar

Floyd Mayweather's love of money and flash cars is common knowledge and the pound-for-pound boxing king's passion for the latter was on show on Tuesday. Sport | Mail Online

Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini won’t concede defeat in battle with Francis Coquelin

Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini says he will not give up easily on his first-team hopes, despite the emergence of Francis Coquelin. The 31-year-old struggled with injury last season and lost his place. Sport | Mail Online

Joe Calzaghe vs Carl Froch: Who would have won mythical fight between the pair?

Following his retirement from boxing, Carl Froch has reignited his rivalry with British super-middleweight rival Joe Calzaghe. But who would have won a fight between the two rivals? Sport | Mail Online

David de Gea back to business as usual with Manchester United, but Real Madrid offer could be imminent  

David de Gea remains focused on Manchester United's tour of America, despite the ongoing uncertainty surrounding his future at the club. Sport | Mail Online

Chris Froome makes vow to prove he’s clean after stunning Tour de France win 

MATT LAWTON: In response to those now trying to discredit him, Chris Froome is planning to publish the results of a thorough physiological test he intends to have after the Tour de France. Sport | Mail Online

Newcastle 1-2 Club Atlas: Steve McClaren suffers defeat for first time in friendly

Steve McClaren tasted defeat for the first time as Newcastle boss after his side were beaten by Mexicans Club Atlas in the first game of their pre-season tour. Sport | Mail Online

Stephane Sessegnon set for West Brom exit after being omitted from club’s pre-season tour to America

Stephane Sessegnon is to leave West Bromwich Albion after he was left off the club’s tour to the USA. The club's interest in Steven Caulker has also cooled after being told he will cost £8million. Sport | Mail Online

Shane Watson ‘dropped’ from Australia team for next Ashes Test against England

Shane Watson has been dropped from the Australia team for this week's second Ashes Test against England and will be replaced by fellow all-rounder Mitchell Marsh, according to reports. Sport | Mail Online

Philadelphia Union 1-4 Bournemouth: Cherries start pre-season campaign in positive fashion with victory in America

Newly-promoted Bournemouth began their preparations for the new season with a convincing 4-1 win over MLS side Philadelphia Union on Wednesday. Sport | Mail Online

Jack Grealish will only fulfill his potential at Aston Villa if he lives ‘like a monk’, insists assistant manager Ray Wilkins

Ray Wilkins has advised Jack Grealish to ‘live like a monk’ in order to fulfill his potential as Tim Sherwood insisted the young Aston Villa star must ‘knuckle down’. Sport | Mail Online

Randy Lerner likely to stay on as Aston Villa owner according to manager Tim Sherwood after takeover talks collapse 

Randy Lerner is expected to continue as Aston Villa owner into the new season, according to manager Tim Sherwood. Villa were believed to be in advanced stages of a prospective takeover. Sport | Mail Online

Carl Frampton, Scott Quigg, Anthony Crolla and David Price will fly flag for UK boxing this weekend in flurry of good fights

JEFF POWELL: UK boxing is booming and this coming weekend brings a flurry of good fights to prove it as Carl Frampton, Scott Quigg, Anthony Crolla and David Price all take to the ring. Sport | Mail Online

Brad Haddin to miss second Ashes Test as Darren Lehmann considers handing the gloves to back-up keeper Peter Nevill 

LAWRENCE BOOTH: Australia’s Ashes tour was in crisis after experienced wicketkeeper Brad Haddin was forced to pull out of the second Test at Lord’s for personal reasons. Sport | Mail Online

Robin van Persie bids final farewell to Premier League as striker thanks Arsenal and Manchester United fans for support 

With Robin van Persie putting pen to paper on a four-year deal at Fenerbahce, the striker took to Twitter to bid a final goodbye to English football. Sport | Mail Online

Thai All Stars 0-4 Liverpool: Brendan Rodgers’ side get off to winning start on pre-season tour thanks to goals from Lazar Markovic, Mamadou Sakho, Adam Lallana and Divock Origi

Jordan Henderson began his attempt to step into the shoes of former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard with a moment of brilliance as the Reds began their pre-season tour with a comfortable win. Sport | Mail Online

Manchester City complete £49m Raheem Sterling signing from Liverpool as Manuel Pellegrini hails capture of ‘one of the best attacking players in world football’

Manuel Pellegrini says Manchester City's £49million signing of Raheem Sterling means they have captured 'one of the best attacking players in world football'. Sport | Mail Online

Manchester United now boast one of the best midfields in the world… but where will Bastian Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin fit in?

Louis van Gaal has assembled one of the richest midfields in football, but it has left him with the biggest conundrum of all. Just how does he fit them into his Manchester United side? Sport | Mail Online

Liverpool are a great institution but the sad truth is they’ve become a selling club… their stars will always find a way to leave Anfield 

JOE BERNSTEIN: If losing Luis Suarez was a misfortune, the exit of Raheem Sterling looks like carelessness from Liverpool's point of view. How can Liverpool say they are not a selling club? Sport | Mail Online

Raheem Sterling completes Manchester City medical ahead of £49m move from Liverpool

Raheem Sterling took another step towards completing his £49million move from Liverpool to Manchester City after undergoing his medical on Tuesday. Sport | Mail Online

Liverpool vs True Thai All Stars LIVE: Follow the pre-season action as it happens

Liverpool's preparations for the new campaign begin in earnest on Tuesday when they face True Thai All Stars in a pre-season friendly. Follow all the action with Sportsmail. Sport | Mail Online

Transfer news LIVE: Manchester United, City, Liverpool, Chelsea, Barcelona and Real Madrid latest plus rest from Premier League 

With the Premier League returning in just under a month and the transfer window officially open for business managers across the country, and Europe, are frantically trying to improve their squads. Sport | Mail Online

Lionel Messi kits son Thiago out in Newell’s Old Boys polo shirt for intimate holiday photo in the Caribbean

There has been much speculation over where Lionel Messi will finish his impressive career, but it is clear boyhood club Newell's Old Boys still hold a special place in his heart. Sport | Mail Online