Sport David Moyes has said he hopes to know more on the transfer of Cesc Fabregas in the next few days

David Gill has stood aside for group managing director Richard Arnold as well

Terry to have crucial talks on Chelsea future today

Defender doubts club's potential after failure to land major transfer targets

Chelsea plan more Terry talks

Chelsea have hit back at suggestions they have left captain John Terry in the dark over transfer interest from Manchester City.

Terry will stay insists Kenyon

Peter Kenyon, the Chelsea chief executive, claimed yesterday that he had received a personal assurance from John Terry that he would not be tempted by Manchester City's astronomical pay offer.

Ancelotti has tough first day at the office

Unanswered questions about Terry's future cast a shadow over the Chelsea manager's entrance as he learnt how lonely his new life can be

Chelsea target £45m Aguero

Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti is planning to launch a bid to sign Sergio Aguero from Atletico Madrid in a £45m deal according to various reports.

Manchester City put £10m tag on striker

Manchester City will expect Chelsea to pay around £10m for the services of their out-of-contract teenage striker Daniel Sturridge, an indication that City regard the player in the Theo Walcott bracket.

Brown warned reshuffle may fall victim to turmoil over expenses

Brown's fightback strategy would be sunk by fresh revelations

Going deeper underground

Basement extensions are no longer the preserve of the super-rich – there are no limits to today's subterranean excavations as space-hungry city dwellers dig down

Ferdinand says title will be vindication for Ferguson

Rio Ferdinand yesterday recalled the dark days when Ryan Giggs was booed by his own fans and Manchester United were dismissed a "spent force" while he declared his side's standing, as they attempt to move to within a point of an 18th league title at Wigan tonight, to be a vindication of Sir Alex Ferguson's rebuilding.

Lampard says he is enjoying 'best season'

It is rare indeed that Peter Kenyon is proved right in his predictions concerning the future at Chelsea but events have born out his prophecy made last year that agreeing a five-year deal with Frank Lampard "could well turn out to be our best signing of the summer".

Labour investigates vote-rigging claims

Enquiry launched as Blair ally's daughter battles to be chosen to fight safe seat

Terry quashes Manchester City rumours

John Terry last night quashed any lingering hopes Manchester City may have had of taking him to Eastlands by insisting he never wants to leave Chelsea.

Manchester United income soars in football rich list

Manchester United’s dominance of English football, on and off the pitch, is underlined today with the release of a financial survey that shows a £45m leap in United’s year-on-year income. Thanks in large part to last season’s Premier League and Champions League double, United’s turnover grew by 21 per cent in the 2007-08 season to £257.1m.

Clubs to learn salary restrictions

Clubs competing in the Champions League will learn tomorrow if they are to face stringent restrictions on spending on wages.

New players not needed, says Scolari

Chelsea manager rules out signings despite agreeing to let Bridge join Man City
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Sting to trap paedophiles may not carry weight in UK courts

Computer image of ‘Sweetie’ represented entrapment, experts say
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Evacuees still stuck in cramped emergency housing three years on from nuclear disaster
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Intimate image of resting lions claims top prize
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Want to change the world? Just sign here

The proliferation of online petitions allows us to register our protests at the touch of a button. But do they change anything?
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'You need me, I don’t need you'

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Hard to swallow

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Which animals are nearly extinct?

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Arsenal’s ray of light ready to shine again

Aaron Ramsey’s injury record has prompted a club investigation. For now, the midfielder is just happy to be fit to face Anderlecht in the Champions League
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Moyes’ show of sensitivity thrown back in his face... by Ferguson

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Super-sized ships: How big can they get?

Two of the largest vessels in the world cruised into UK waters last week
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British doctors on brink of cure for paralysis

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