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De Bruyne joined Chelsea for £7m with reports in Germany claiming Wolfsburg have spent £16.7m on the Belgian who has made just nine appearances for the Blues

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Inter resources exposed by spate of injuries

The defending champions Internazionale and their opponents, Werder Bremen, enter their Group A match in the Champions League today with serious injury problems.

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Harry Redknapp: 'I'm ignoring my scouts but we will be prepared'

Tottenham Hotspur make their bow in the Champions' League proper on Tuesday night away to a team who are in many ways a mirror image of themselves. Werder Bremen, third in the Bundesliga last season, are renowned as an enterprising, attacking team who occasionally regard defending as something of an afterthought.

Mourinho snaps up Ozil as Chelsea and United miss out

Jose Mourinho has beaten his former club Chelsea and Sir Alex Ferguson to secure the signing of Mesut Ozil, the German playmaker who was one of the stars of this summer's World Cup, for his refashioned Real Madrid.

Ozil set to snub Premier League for Real Madrid

Werder Bremen midfielder Mesut Ozil looks set to snub Premier League interest after declaring his intention to play for Real Madrid.

Bremen braced for Ozil exit

Werder Bremen director of sport Klaus Allofs has confirmed Mesut Ozil could be leaving the club this summer.

Chelsea and Real on alert over Ozil after Bremen opt to cut their losses

Werder Bremen have admitted that their chances of keeping hold of Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil are all but over only hours after their general manager Klaus Allofs assured fans that he would not stop battling to keep him. Bremen have been concerned about their hold on the 21-year-old since they failed to confirm a new contract with his agent before the World Cup, even though Allofs remained resolute that a deal could be struck.

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