Gareth Bale celebrates scoring a goal for Real Madrid

Bale on verge of Real departure

Gareth Bale appears to be on the verge of leaving Real Madrid after coach Zinedine Zidane revealed the Spanish giants are in talks with an unnamed club about a transfer.

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Paper Talk: Almada pursuit

'The new Lionel Messi' Thiago Almada features on today's back pages - find out where he and highly-rated full-back Philipp Max might be heading this summer.

Eddie Nketiah and Tyreece John-Jules celebrate

Arsenal beat Fiorentina 3-0

Eddie Nketiah again impressed with a double in Arsenal's 3-0 win over Fiorentina in the International Champions Cup.

Pep Guardiola speaks to the media

Guardiola plans penalty practice

Pep Guardiola vowed to practice penalties after spot-kicks proved an unexpected weakness in Manchester City's armoury at the Premier League Asia Trophy.

Mason Greenwood: Manchester United striker celebrates his goal against Inter Milan in pre-season

Greenwood on target in United win

Mason Greenwood fired Man United to victory against Inter Milan on a night that saw Ashley Young subjected to loud and frequent jeers by fans.

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Paper Talk: Almada pursuit

'The new Lionel Messi' Thiago Almada features on today's back pages - find out where he and highly-rated full-back Philipp Max might be heading this summer.

Gareth Bale celebrates scoring a goal for Real Madrid2

Bale on verge of Real departure

Gareth Bale appears to be on the verge of leaving Real Madrid after coach Zinedine Zidane revealed the Spanish giants are in talks with an unnamed club about a transfer.

A complete list of every completed summer 2019 transfer window deal3

Transfer Window: Done Deals

Get all the complete signings in the summer 2019 football transfer window from the Premier League, Sky Bet EFL and Europe.

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Paper Talk: Big Salah deal

Liverpool could be ready to make Mohamed Salah the Premier League's top-paid player when they offer him a contract worth £22.4m a year.

Pablo Hernandez celebrates his goal against Western Sydney Wanderers5

WATCH: Hernandez brilliance wins it

Leeds finished their pre-season tour of Australia with a 2-1 victory over WS Wanderers, with a wonderful goal from Pablo Hernandez securing the result.

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