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Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United? 'Maybe', says his former Real Madrid team-mate Angel Di Maria

Ronaldo has been linked with a return to Old Trafford where he would link up with his former Bernabeu team-mate

Aguero on the sidelines

Sergio Aguero injury latest: Manchester City striker could return against Arsenal

Argentina international provides fitness update

Saido Berahino celebrates the equaliser
Adrien Rabiot

Arsenal transfer news and rumours: Krystian Bielik and Adrien Rabiot linked; Lukas Podolski departs

A look at the latest rumours surrounding the Gunners

Lionel Messi has scored 57 goals so far in 2014
Wojciech Szczesny

Wojciech Szczesny caught smoking in the showers - fined by Arsenal

Goalkeeper hit with £20,000 fine

Next Newcastle manager: Remi Garde, Dick Advocaat and Steve McClaren among contenders

A look at those linked with the vacancy at St James' Park

Adebayo Akinfenwa and Raheem Sterling

Adebayo Akinfenwa vs Raheem Sterling: Tale of the tape as 'strongest footballer in the world' prepares for Liverpool visit

The AFC Wimbledon striker could bench press three Sterlings

David Moyes triumphs over Barcelona - the internet reacts

Real Sociedad won 1-0 after an impressive rearguard action

Divock Origi

Liverpool transfer news and rumours: Divock Origi and Saido Berahino could bolster strike force at Anfield

A look at the latest transfer rumours relating to Anfield

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Syria crisis: Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more refugees as one young mother tells of torture by Assad regime

Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more Syrian refugees

One young mother tells of torture by Assad regime
The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back – with promising results

The enemy within

People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

Survivors of the Nazi concentration camp remember its horror, 70 years on
Autumn/winter menswear 2015: The uniforms that make up modern life come to the fore

Autumn/winter menswear 2015

The uniforms that make up modern life come to the fore
'I'm gay, and plan to fight military homophobia'

'I'm gay, and plan to fight military homophobia'

Army general planning to come out
Iraq invasion 2003: The bloody warnings six wise men gave to Tony Blair as he prepared to launch poorly planned campaign

What the six wise men told Tony Blair

Months before the invasion of Iraq in 2003, experts sought to warn the PM about his plans. Here, four of them recall that day
25 years of The Independent on Sunday: The stories, the writers and the changes over the last quarter of a century

25 years of The Independent on Sunday

The stories, the writers and the changes over the last quarter of a century
Homeless Veterans appeal: 'Really caring is a dangerous emotion in this kind of work'

Homeless Veterans appeal

As head of The Soldiers' Charity, Martin Rutledge has to temper compassion with realism. He tells Chris Green how his Army career prepared him
Wu-Tang Clan and The Sexual Objects offer fans a chance to own the only copies of their latest albums

Smash hit go under the hammer

It's nice to pick up a new record once in a while, but the purchasers of two latest releases can go a step further - by buying the only copy
Geeks who rocked the world: Documentary looks back at origins of the computer-games industry

The geeks who rocked the world

A new documentary looks back at origins of the computer-games industry
Belle & Sebastian interview: Stuart Murdoch reveals how the band is taking a new direction

Belle & Sebastian is taking a new direction

Twenty years ago, Belle & Sebastian was a fey indie band from Glasgow. It still is – except today, as prime mover Stuart Murdoch admits, it has a global cult following, from Hollywood to South Korea
America: Land of the free, home of the political dynasty

America: Land of the free, home of the political dynasty

These days in the US things are pretty much stuck where they are, both in politics and society at large, says Rupert Cornwell
A graphic history of US civil rights – in comic book form

A graphic history of US civil rights – in comic book form

A veteran of the Fifties campaigns is inspiring a new generation of activists
Winston Churchill: the enigma of a British hero

Winston Churchill: the enigma of a British hero

A C Benson called him 'a horrid little fellow', George Orwell would have shot him, but what a giant he seems now, says DJ Taylor
Growing mussels: Precious freshwater shellfish are thriving in a unique green project

Growing mussels

Precious freshwater shellfish are thriving in a unique green project