Spain

Negredo heads to Valencia

Manchester City's Spanish striker Alvaro Negredo has completed a season-long loan deal to Valencia.

Saints sign Alderweireld and Mane

Southampton have signed forward Sadio Mane from Red Bull Salzburg and defender Toby Alderweireld on loan from Atletico Madrid.

Hernandez joins Madrid on loan

Real Madrid have confirmed that they have signed striker Javier Hernandez from Manchester United on a season-long loan deal.

Atletico swoop for Cerci

Atletico Madrid have agreed to buy Italian forward Alessio Cerci from Serie A outfit Torino for an undisclosed fee.

Lopez seals Partenopei switch

Napoli have confirmed the signing of David Lopez on a five-year deal from Spanish La Liga outfit Espanyol after he completed a medical on Sunday.

La Real look to bounce back

Real Sociedad manager Jagoba Arrasate hopes for a reversal of fortunes when his team play against Real Madrid at the Anoeta on Sunday.

Real to move for Hernandez?

Real Madrid have reportedly earmarked Javier Hernandez as a potential loan signing, should they miss out on Radamel Falcao or Alvaro Negredo.

Simeone all smiles after win

Atletico Madrid's title defence shifted into second gear when the team beat Eibar 2-1 at the Vicente Calderon on Saturday.

Ancelotti anxious about Anoeta

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti is under no illusions about the enormity of the task his side faces ahead of Sunday's trip to Real Sociedad.

Enrique counting on attack

Barcelona manager Luis Enrique believes that a considerable amount will hinge on the performance of his attacking unit during the fixture against Villarreal.

Song heads to West Ham

West Ham have announced the signing of former Arsenal midfielder Alex Song on a season-long loan from Barcelona.

Europa League draw

Everton have been drawn in a testing group as they make their return to Europe, while Tottenham will have to navigate past Besiktas.

Alonso heads to Bayern

Bayern Munich have confirmed that they have completed the signing of Real Madrid's Spanish midfielder Xabi Alonso.

CR7 eyes European defence

Cristiano Ronaldo says Real Madrid are targeting nothing less than a successful defence of their Champions League crown.

Champions League draw

Manchester City were dealt arguably the toughest draw in the Champions League, facing Bayern Munich, CSKA Moscow and Roma in Group E.

Results
South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 31st August
Mamelodi Sundowns 2 - 0 Amazulu
Platinum Stars 0 - 0 Bloemfontein Celtic
Saturday 30th August
Mpumalanga Black Aces 0 - 0 University Of Pretoria
Polokwane City 0 - 3 Orlando Pirates
Kaizer Chiefs 2 - 0 Supersport United

Barclays Premier League
Sunday 31st August
Aston Villa 2 - 1 Hull City
Tottenham Hotspur 0 - 3 Liverpool
Leicester City 1 - 1 Arsenal
Saturday 30th August
Everton 3 - 6 Chelsea
West Ham United 1 - 3 Southampton
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