Cuco Martina

Southampton sign Cuco Martina: Defender joins from FC Twente

Martina's versatility appealed to Ronald Koeman

David De Gea, Iker Casillas, Christian Benteke and Mikel Arteta
Schneiderlin wanted to leave Southampton last season but was denied a move
Toby Alderweireld in action for Southampton last season
Morgan Schneiderlin is wanted by Manchester United

Morgan Schneiderlin to Manchester United: Louis van Gaal determined to sign Saints midfielder next week with second bid imminent

United saw their £20m offer rejected but could offer as much as £25m for the France international

Sergio Ramos, Lukas Podolski, Raheem Sterling and Santi Cazorla
Adra Turan, Robin van Persie, Sergio Ramos and Mario Balotelli

Toby Alderweireld latest: Southampton threaten Tottenham switch after opening talks with Atletico Madrid

The central defender looks set for a move to the Premier League

Francis Benali and Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool transfer plans mocked by former Southampton defender Francis Benali after claiming Brendan Rodgers 'bid £8m for a chair'

Benali has taken aim at Liverpool's transfer policy after they signed a fourth Southampton player in less than a year

Robin van Persie, Radamel Falcao, Christian Benteke and Hugo Lloris

Southampton release flop Dani Osvaldo - costing the club around £25m for just three Premier League goals

Osvaldo was bought for a club-record fee but was sent to Juventus on loan after head-butting Jose Fonte

Nathaniel Clyne joins Liverpool: Reds complete sixth signing of the summer for £12.5m

Club announce arrival of England right-back

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Tribal gathering

Influential clans in Syria have held secret talks with Western powers and Gulf states over the possibility of mobilising against Isis. But they are determined not to be pitted against each other
Gaza, a year on from Operation Protective Edge: A growing population and a compromised and depleted aquifer leaves water in scarce supply for Palestinians

Gaza, a year on from Operation Protective Edge

A growing population and a compromised and depleted aquifer leaves water in scarce supply for Palestinians
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Illnesses, car crashes and suicides

Dozens of politicians, bureaucrats and businessmen linked to Indian bribery scandal die mysteriously
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Bosnia's genocide, 20 years on

No-one is admitting where the bodies are buried - literally and metaphorically
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Power of the geek Gods

Each year at Comic-Con in San Diego, Hollywood bosses nervously present blockbusters to the hallowed crowd. It can make or break a movie
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Perfect match

What do strawberries and cream have to do with tennis?
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Serve with ceremony on a tray chic carrier
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Team Murray firing on all cylinders for title assault

Coaches Amélie Mauresmo and Jonas Bjorkman aiming to make Scot Wimbledon champion again
Wimbledon 2015: Nick Bollettieri - Vasek Pospisil must ignore tiredness and tell himself: I'm in the quarter-final, baby!

Nick Bollettieri's Wimbledon Files

Vasek Pospisil must ignore tiredness and tell himself: I'm in the quarter-final, baby!
Ashes 2015: Angus Fraser's top 10 moments from previous series'

Angus Fraser's top 10 Ashes moments

He played in five series against Australia and covered more as a newspaper correspondent. From Waugh to Warne and Hick to Headley, here are his highlights
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EU 'family' needs to forgive rather than punish an impoverished state

An outbreak of malaria in Greece four years ago helps us understand the crisis, says Robert Fisk
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Gaza, a year on from Operation Protective Edge

The traumatised kibbutz on Israel's front line, still recovering from last summer's war with Hamas
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Heavy weather

What are the chances of being hit by lightning?
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World Bodypainting Festival 2015

Bizarre and brilliant photos celebrate 'the body as art'
alt-j: A private jet, a Mercury Prize and Latitude headliners

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