Rafael da Silva is on the verge of joining Lyon from Manchester United. Photograph: Getty

Lyon are closing in on the signing of Brazilian right-back Rafael from Manchester United. The defender was told he could leave United earlier this su(...)

Chelsea captain John Terry: Chelsea’s loss brings an end to their run of  13 matches unbeaten against Arsenal. Photograph:  Andrew Couldridge/Reuters

John Terry said that defeat to Arsenal in Sunday’s Community Shield could serve as “a wake-up call” to his side as they prepare to defend their Premie(...)

Connor Wickham: player has signed a five-year deal with Crystal Palace. Photograph: Richard Sellers/PA Wire

Crystal Palace have signed Sunderland striker Connor Wickham on a five-year deal for what they said was an undisclosed fee. The London club are believ(...)

Angel di Maria will have a medical with Paris St Germain over the next 24 hours after Manchester United agreed to sell the midfielder to the French club for €63 million. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Angel di Maria has arrived in Doha for his medical with Paris St Germain. The Argentina international touched down in Qatar late on Sunday night and (...)

Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger have rarely seen eye to eye during their time in English football. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire.

There was no sign of any thawing in José Mourinho’s and Arsène Wenger’s relationship after Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Chelsea yesterday. The pair sparke(...)

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 Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho and Arsenal’s manager Arsene Wenger during the Community Shield final. Photograph: EPA

Arsene Wenger suggested a lack of respect shown to him was behind his decision to snub Jose Mourinho after the Arsenal boss claimed a first victory ov(...)

Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain fires home a left-foot shot in the  FA Community Shield against Chelsea at Wembley Stadium. Photograph:   Andrew Matthews/PA

Arsenal 1 Chelsea 0 It has taken 14 attempts, spread over 11 years, and in the most difficult moments Arsene Wenger has looked like he would cheerfull(...)

 Angel di Maria will have a medical with Paris St Germain over the next 24 hours after Manchester United agreed to sell the midfielder to the French club for €63 million. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Angel di Maria looks set to have a medical with Paris St Germain over the next 24 hours after Manchester United agreed to sell the midfielder to the F(...)

Silver medal winner Dearbhail Savage  riding ‘Pepper’ during the EQ equestrian working trails division six final at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

(...) total for the competition to 86. Strong team performances in basketball and soccer, along with medals in(...)