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Di Maria latest: Manchester United truant still nursing injury in Argentina, talkSPORT told

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Official: Chirches leaves Tottenham for Napoli

The Romania international joined Spurs in 2013 but struggled to nail down a first-team place at White Hart Lane and has now completed his move to the Serie A side - Goal.com News - Transfer Zone

Ronaldinho set for Fluminense debut

The 35-year-old former Brazil international is in line to make his first appearance for his club this weekend after impressing in training during the week - Goal.com News - Transfer Zone

Manchester United and City join race for John Stones as Chelsea prepare fresh £30m bid

TRANSFER NEWS COLUMN - SIMON JONES: Everton are braced for another Chelsea bid for John Stones of around £30million but are prepared to dig in their heels. - Latest Football Transfers News and Rumours | Mail Online

Liverpool transfer news: Three deals lined up for Balotelli, Borini and Lambert sales

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Bastian Schweinsteiger promises to prove he can still dominate at the highest level… as German legend reveals he could have joined Manchester United five years ago

Bastian Schweinsteiger believes he will prove he still has what it takes to perform at the highest level after clinching what he describes as a dream move to the Barclays Premier League. Sport | Mail Online

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong returns to ride Tour de France stage in controversial charity event 

Lance Armstrong's arrival in Muret was met with fervent media attention as he joined ex-England footballer Geoff Thomas and a team of 11 amateurs in their bid to raise £1million for charity. Sport | Mail Online

Southampton sign Feyenoord’s Jordy Clasie for £10.5m to replace Morgan Schneiderlin

Southampton have moved quickly to find a replacement for Morgan Schneiderlin by splashing out £10.5million on Feyenoord midfielder Jordy Clasie, who has agreed a five-year deal. Sport | Mail Online

The Open Championship 2015 LIVE leaderboard: First round of the golf as Jordan Spieth and Tiger Woods eye glory

We'll have all the action as it happens on the Old Course, the best pictures and tweets plus updates from our top team walking the fairways in Fife. Sport | Mail Online

Australia recall Matt Giteau and David Pocock to face South Africa in World Cup warning to rivals England and Wales

CHRIS FOY IN BRISBANE: The World Cup 'Pool of Death' looks an even deadlier proposition for England and Wales after Australia announced a cavalry charge of recalled icons. Sport | Mail Online

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum on how to cope with the slope at Lord’s ahead of second Ashes Test

Sportsmail's Ashes columnist Brendon McCullum shows how to set up your slip at Lord's ahead of the second Ashes Test after England's win in Cardiff. Sport | Mail Online

Steven Gerrard warned by LA Galaxy team-mate Robbie Keane that he won’t find MLS easy

SAMI MOKBEL in LOS ANGELES: Robbie Keane has warned Steven Gerrard his MLS debut will be anything but a stroll in the park. The Liverpool legend will make his league bow on Friday. Sport | Mail Online

Liverpool players NOT Brendan Rodgers to blame for last season woes, says Joe Allen

DOMINIC KING IN BRISBANE: Joe Allen insists it is wrong to make Brendan Rodgers the scapegoat for Liverpool's wretched season as he stressed the blame should be on his squad. Sport | Mail Online

Raheem Sterling welcomed to new club Manchester City by Lioness Toni Duggan with a personalised shirt for his daughter 

Manchester City have made sure Raheem Sterling feels at home at his new team, with England Women’s star Toni Duggan presenting a custom club kit to Manuel Pellegrini’s latest recruit. Sport | Mail Online

Jose Mourinho and Co touch down in Montreal as Premier League champions Chelsea head to Canada for pre-season

Jose Mourinho and his Chelsea squad headed to Canada on Wednesday afternoon as the Premier League champions embarked on their pre-season tour. Sport | Mail Online

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal reveals Victor Valdes does NOT have Old Trafford future

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has revealed Victor Valdes is heading for the Old Trafford exit door after failing to follow his philosophy.  Sport | Mail Online

Wales push their Rugby World Cup hopefuls to their limits as they are put through their paces at training camp in Swiss Alps

Nik Simon In Fiesch: Wales pushed their World Cup hopefuls to the limit at a training camp in the Swiss Alps. The facilities are basic and the focus is on fitness, with the players sleeping at high-altitude. Sport | Mail Online

Raheem Sterling is now the world’s most expensive player who’s 21 or younger after completing his £49m move to Manchester City… but which stars make up the top 10?

When Raheem Sterling put pen to paper on a £49million move from Liverpool to Manchester City on Tuesday, the diminutive winger became the world's most expensive player under the age of 21. Sport | Mail Online

Bumble’s guide to Lord’s ahead of second Ashes Test between England and Australia

BUMBLE'S GUIDE: Lord's is like no other cricket ground in the world. I always look forward to coming down to St John's Wood because of the tradition and because it's an event. Sport | Mail Online

West Ham will grow into a club that fills Olympic Stadium, says Mark Noble as Slaven Bilic’s men face Europa League test

Mark Noble insists West Ham are capable of becoming a team fit to fill the Olympic Stadium when they move there next summer. Sport | Mail Online

Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood struggling to offload unwanted players as he targets four more arrivals

Tim Sherwood wants to sign four more players to strengthen ahead of the new season, but is experiencing difficulties moving on members of his squad he does not want. Sport | Mail Online

Raheem Sterling’s girlfriend Paige Milian suffers racist abuse after footballer’s Manchester City transfer from Liverpool

The angry backlash from some football supporters towards Raheem Sterling has taken an ugly turn for the worse after his girlfriend was on receiving end of vile abuse too. Sport | Mail Online

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