Yaya Toure hits back at critics: I’m not back, I was always there, says Manchester City midfielder

Manchester City midfielder hits back at critics and claims he 'does not care what people say' about him after scoring twice to help City beat West Brom 3-0 - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match re

Per Mertesacker: We must bounce back against Crystal Palace after West Ham defeat

PER MERTESACKER insists Arsenal must bounce back quickly after their reality check from West Ham. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Manuel Pellegrini: Yaya Toure is back to his best

DELIGHTED Manuel Pellegrini has warned Manchester City's title rivals he's got his Yaya back! - Daily Star | Football Feed

Arsenal Transfer News: Target eyes move away, winger talks, £10.6m Liverpool striker fight

STARSPORT bring you all the latest transfer gossip coming out of the Emirates. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Transfer News: Man Utd agreement, Chelsea signing today, Arsenal’s Real Madrid star joy

STARSPORT bring you all the latest transfer gossip from across the globe. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Liverpool on verge of next transfer with medical and contract signing imminent

Liverpool are set to complete the signing of Nigerian striker Taiwo Awoniyi. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Chelsea to appeal Courtois red

Chelsea have decided to appeal against the red card given to Thibaut Courtois in Saturday’s 2-2 draw with Swansea. - Football365 | Premier League News

West Brom 0 Man City 3: Toure and Silva shine as old masters seal easy win for Citizens

ALL eyes might have been on City’s £49m new kid Raheem Sterling but it was the old masters who ruled the roost. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Chelsea try to appease Jose Mourinho frustration with £14m Baba Rahman deal

Club act to lessen manager's frustration at transfer activity dragging on with left-back's arrival and £30m bid for John Stones - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match reports

WBA make Rondon record buy

West Brom have signed Venezuela international forward Salomon Rondon from Zenit St Petersburg for a club-record fee. - Football365 | Premier League News

Real Madrid submit final £21.2m bid for Man United keeper David De Gea

REAL MADRID have submitted a take-it-or-leave-it £21.2m bid for David De Gea. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Reece Oxford wanted Mesut Ozil at Arsenal but stopped him from playing against West Ham

Teenager who shut Mesut Ozil out of the game on Sunday once tweeted how much he wanted Arsenal to buy the playmaker - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match reports

Roberto Firmino nets hat-trick in behind-closed-doors friendly for Liverpool

ROBERTO FIRMINO netted a hat-trick in a behind-closed-doors friendly against Welsh side TNS at Melwood this afternoon. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Reece Oxford: I’ve passed my Arsenal test… now for my GCSE results

SCHOOLBOY star Reece Oxford will go from ice-cool West Ham hero to nervous wreck later this month. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Wenger refuses to blame Cech

Arsene Wenger refused to criticise Petr Cech after the goalkeeper endured a difficult debut in Arsenal's 2-0 loss to West Ham. - Football365 | Premier League News

Chelsea to announce third major signing of the summer imminently

CHELSEA are set to announce the completion of a deal for Augsburg star Baba Rahman imminently, reports say. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry: Why Pedro will be the perfect signing for Manchester United

THIERRY HENRY reckons Manchester United will fit in perfectly with Louis van Gaal's style of play at Old Trafford. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Brendan Rodgers gets lucky break to exorcise demons against Stoke

BRENDAN RODGERS got a pass in his first big test of the new season. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Xherdan Shaqiri to complete £12m Stoke City move in next 48 hours

Swiss international Xherdan Shaqiri was in stands for Stoke's 1-0 defeat to Liverpool and may be available in time for Spurs match next weekend - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match reports

Arsenal to launch bid for Karim Benzema this week

ARSENAL will make a bid for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema this week. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Rodgers hails gritty Reds win

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers praised his team’s character after they won 1-0 at Stoke City on Sunday. - Football365 | Premier League News

Coutinho cracker stuns Stoke

Philippe Coutinho’s late wonder strike saw Liverpool exact revenge on Stoke with a 1-0 win at the Britannia Stadium. - Football365 | Premier League News

Everton to show resolve over John Stones with Leighton Baines ruled out for three months

Long-standing ankle injury rules left-back out for the start of the season, including some key England matches - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match reports

Manchester City prepare latest £46m bid for Kevin de Bruyne

Mark Ogden: The Belgian attacking midfielder is likely to be City's final addition to their squad this summer - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match reports

Man Utd to complete two major signings this week as Van Gaal continues to spend

LOUIS VAN GAAL is reportedly set to add two new faces to his squad this week. - Daily Star | Football Feed