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Falcao hits treble as Monaco win without Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe watched on from the bench as Radamel Falcao struck a hat-trick in champions Monaco's 4-1 victory away to Dijon in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

PSG hope to sign Monaco’s Fabinho as well as Mbappe – reports

Fabinho has been a PSG target since Antero Henrique arrived as sporting director in June.

Money no object for Man City, but Guardiola must deliver

Fortified by Manchester City's £200 million ($260 million) overhaul, Pep Guardiola is under pressure to ensure his second season in the Premier League is far more successful than his torrid first.

Antonio Conte feels heat as Chelsea start title defence

Antonio Conte summed up a frustrating close season at Stamford Bridge when he cast doubt on Chelsea's ability to defend the Premier League title unless the champions find a quick solution to their transfer woes.

Kylian Mbappe should stay at Monaco – Eric Abidal

Kylian Mbappe should turn down a move away from Monaco this summer and stay for one more season, says Eric Abidal.

No PSG contact over Sanchez – Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Wednesday he has had no contact with Paris Saint-Germain regarding Alexis Sanchez, who will miss the start of the season through injury.

Top 10 Premier League transfers of 2017/18 season

Ahead of Arsenal’s home game with Leicester City in the curtain-raiser to the new Premier League season on Friday, AFP Sport selects the 10 biggest transfers of the close season.

Chelsea need new signings for Premier League title – Conte

Antonio Conte has warned that Chelsea must bring in more players to have any chance of successfully defending their Premier League title.

Sir Alex regrets not winning more UEFA Super Cup titles

Manchester United's legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson has regretted his inability to win more than one UEFA Super Cup in a trophy-ladened Old Trafford career.

Barca join Arsenal in race for Monaco’s Thomas Lemar

The Gunners have been in talks to sign the attacking midfielder all summer and are believed to have had an initial £30m offer rejected last month.

Chelsea EPL title defence will be tough – Kante

After a poor pre-season where Chelsea lost most of their games, N'Golo Kante has admitted that the champions will find it tough in the new Premier League campaign which takes off this Friday.

Chelsea step up bid to sign Gareth Bale

Chelsea have stepped up their interest in Gareth Bale after Real Madrid became open to selling the player to enable them move Monaco’s Kylian Mbappe.

Neymar pledges ‘lots of trophies’ to PSG fans

Brazil superstar Neymar received a hero’s welcome from the Paris Saint-Germain faithful on Saturday as he vowed to win “lots of trophies” following his world record transfer.

Mbappe ‘needs to move for sporting reasons’ – Vasilyev

Kylian Mbappe has not asked to leave Monaco, according to the club's vice president Vadim Vasilyev, who says the 18-year-old striker "needs to move for sporting reasons."

Neymar waits as PSG make quick million on record investment

Neymar will watch from the stands as Paris Saint Germain open their season Saturday, but the French club have already clawed back around a million euros on their world record investment thanks to selling a staggering 10,000 shirts bearing the Brazilian's name in just one day.

Barcelona set to hijack Arsenal’s bid for Monaco’s Lemar

Barcelona have entered the race to sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco.

Five Barcelona targets who could replace Neymar

Stung by Neymar’s decision to join Paris Saint-Germain for a world record 222 million euros ($263.5 million), Barcelona need to act fast to find a replacement with less than four weeks to go until the transfer window closes.

Chelsea will not sell Hazard – Conte tells Barca

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has told Barcelona there is no chance he will allow Eden Hazard to join the Spanish club as a replacement for Neymar.

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