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Trades work in American sports, so why not in football?

Trading players in the MLB, NBA and other American sports is commonplace. But new Chelsea owner Todd Boehly won't be able to conduct transfer business in the same way.

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NEW PLACE, NEW ACCOMPLISHMENTS

The motivation behind Gabriel Jesus' Arsenal move

Moving to a new club ahead of the World Cup? Gabriel Jesus has done it before, although he is hoping for a different outcome this time around.

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TRANSFERS

LIVE Transfer Talk: Barcelona, Bayern Munich impasse over Lewandowski

Barcelona have long held an interest in Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski but an acceptable fee is far from settled. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Ogden: Phillips deal shows Man City are winning the transfer window

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THE TOE POKE

Ten Hag takes first Man United training session with Ronaldo, other stars missing

Erik ten Hag took his first training session at Manchester United as his new squad -- or at least a portion of it -- reported back for preseason.

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SWEDEN'S EURO 2022 QUEST

How Sweden went from underdogs to Euro 2022 favourites

After winning silver in a dominant Tokyo Olympics campaign, former underdogs Sweden now look confident as one of the Euro 2022 favourites.

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ESPN FC WOMEN'S RANK

The 50 best players in the world today

After polling 26 of the brightest minds in women's soccer, from journalists to coaches to execs, we rank the best 50 players in the world today.

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Why Miedema, Kerr and Putellas topped the rankings

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TEN HAG'S NEW START

Ten Hag begins work at Man United on back foot as rivals get transfers done early

Erik ten Hag has begun his tenure at Man United with a squad weaker than the one which posted the club's worst Premier League season last term.

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GOING FOR GOLD!

BARCELONA AWAY KIT REVEAL

Barcelona unveil new gold away kit inspired by Olympic glory

Barcelona's new away kit for next season, like the 2022-23 home jersey, is inspired by the 1992 Olympics, but they've taken it to the next level.

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