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Inside the deal on the day Man City became the world’s richest club

Media playback is not supported on this device Manchester City were almost out of business – former chief executive It was the deal that changed Manchester City, the Premier League and the football landscape forever. On 1 September 2008, Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s Abu Dhabi United Group agreed a £200m deal to take […]

Great night for women’s football, says Neville after England beat Wales to reach World Cup

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Wales Women 0-3 England Women England manager Phil Neville hailed a “great night for women’s football” after his side beat Wales to reach next year’s World Cup in France. Victory for either side would have put them through, but second-half goals from Toni Duggan, Jill Scott […]

Dembele, McKinnon & Thistle’s hangman – Scotland’s window shuts in inimitable style

Ray McKinnon, Dougie the Doonhamer and Moussa Dembele all had eventful transfer deadline days Cryptic tweets, misspelled surnames, “sad” statements “tinged with resentment” and a mascot race – welcome to transfer deadline day in Scotland. The window shut at midnight on Friday, 31 August after a chaotic evening of frenzied activity and inimitable chaos across […]

Inside the deal on the day Man City became the world’s richest club

Media playback is not supported on this device Manchester City were almost out of business – former chief executive It was the deal that changed Manchester City, the Premier League and the football landscape forever. On 1 September 2008, Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s Abu Dhabi United Group agreed a £200m deal to take […]

England beat Wales to reach 2019 Women’s World Cup – highlights & report

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Wales Women 0-3 England Women England secured their place at the 2019 World Cup with a superb second-half display to break the resistance of a determined Wales side. Second-half goals from Toni Duggan, Jill Scott and Nikita Parris in Newport saw England book their passage to […]

‘Stevie’s learned the hard way in derbies’ – Murphy on Gerrard’s Old Firm debut

Stevie Gerrard has learned the hard way about derbies. He was sent off in just his second Liverpool v Everton contest for a stoppage-time, thigh-high lunge on Kevin Campbell. I was at Liverpool at that time – 19 years ago – and it was the first red card of his Anfield career. In the 31 […]

England beat Wales to reach 2019 Women’s World Cup

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Wales Women 0-3 England Women England secured their place at the 2019 World Cup with a superb second-half display to break the resistance of a determined Wales side. Second-half goals from Toni Duggan, Jill Scott and Nikita Parris in Newport saw England book their passage to […]

Moussa Dembele: Celtic striker joins Lyon in £19.7m move

Media playback is not supported on this device Watch: Dembele’s Celtic highlights Celtic striker Moussa Dembele has completed a £19.7m move to Lyon, the French club have said. The Ligue 1 club’s president Jean-Michel Aulas said the French under-21 forward has signed a five-year deal. The Scottish champions announced on Friday night that they had […]

‘You can give money to all kinds of people’ – Man City chief on spending, players & European success

Txiki Begiristain welcomes £60m Riyad Mahrez from Leicester in the summer, taking Pep Guardiola’s spending to £536m since he joined the club in 2016 During All Or Nothing, Manchester City’s recent documentary, there was a revealing contrast between the intensity of manager Pep Guardiola on the training pitch and the coolness of the club’s boardroom, […]

Highlights: Wales Women 0-3 England Women

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