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Luka Modric ends transfer speculation by agreeing new contract with Real Madrid

The Croatia midfielder has signed a four-year deal

Calum Chambers challenges Demba Ba for the ball

Calum Chambers named man of the match for second game in a row as Arsenal defender continues to make quick impact

The defender has settled quickly since his £16m switch from Southampton

Besiktas vs Arsenal: Arsene Wenger labels referee 'very bad' after 'unbelievable' red card for Aaron Ramsey

Gunners manager unimpressed by decisions during Champions League play-off

Angel Di Maria in action in the Spanish Super Cup for Real Madrid

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Praise for the winger came following last night's Spanish Super Cup first leg between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid that ended 1-1

James Rodriguez celebrates scoring for Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup

Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid match report: James Rodriguez goal cancelled out by late Raul Garcia equaliser

The first-leg of the Spanish Super Cup ended 1-1 at the Bernabeu

Arsene Wenger pictured during the 0-0 draw with Besiktas

Besiktas vs Arsenal: Arsene Wenger reports object thrown at him after Champion League play-off to Uefa

The Arsenal manager is confident his side will progress despite leaving Turkey with just a 0-0 draw

Slaven Bilic looks on from the touchline

Besiktas vs Arsenal: Slaven Bilic setting up team to win at the Emirates next week, not 'shop at Harrods'

The tie is finely poised at 0-0 from the first leg

Aaron Ramsey exits the pitch after receiving his marching orders

Besiktas vs Arsenal: Arsene Wenger hits out at Aaron Ramsey red card decision

Midfielder was dismissed after two yellow cards

Aaron Ramsey receives his red card
Olivier Giroud reacts during the goalless draw in Turkey

Besiktas vs Arsenal: Five things we learnt from the Champions League first-leg tie

The second leg at the Emirates takes place next Wednesday

Aaron Ramsey pulls back Oguzhan Ozyakup to earn his second yellow card
Calum Chambers challenges Demba Ba for the ball
General view of the Red Bull Arena, home of FC Salzburg

Newspaper apologises after lumping Red Bull Salzburg together with Adolf Hitler and Josef Fritzl

The Swedish publication took things a little too far prior to the Champions League meeting between the Austrian side and Malmo FF

Eduardo scores from the penalty spot against Celtic in 2009, but it was awarded in contentious fashion

Arsenal Champions League qualifying: Gunners aim to make it a perfect 13 wins out of 13 in play-off round against Besiktas

Gunners have an unblemished record in Champions League qualifiers

Slaven Bilic won his first four games as manager and won the supporters over immediately

Besiktas vs Arsenal: A profile of Arsenal's Champions League play-off opponents

The Gunners are in Turkey for tonight's first leg

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Tito Vilanova passed away aged just 45
Catalans confirm they will rename their training complex after their former coach, who lost his battle with cancer earlier this year
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David Moyes and Rio Ferdinand
The former Manchester United defender reveals one of the sources of discontent at Old Trafford last season
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Chelsea striker Diego Costa celebrates scoring one of his hat-trick goals against Swansea
ANALYSISPremier League: Di Maria gets United firing; Pardew doomed at Newcastle; Arsenal are already exposed
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ANALYSISWith the pressue on at St James' Park, we take a look at the contenders to replace Pardew should Mike Ashley make a change
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REACTION Southampton 4 Newcastle 0:Manager expected to still be in charge next weekend
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ANALYSISReal Madrid 1 Atletico Madrid 2: Real Madrid continue to be undone by their less wealthy, less glamorous local rivals
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Leon Best (left) scores Derby's equaliser
MATCH REPORTNottingham Forest 1 Derby County 1: Championship leaders Forest held after late equaliser
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Rio Ferdinand has said he wants to one day be England manager
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INTERVIEWExclusive: Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink is keen to manage his old club Leeds
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