Japan's central bank has promised to unleash a massive programme of quantitative easing – worth $1.4tn that will double the country's money supply – in a drastic bid to restore the economy to health and banish the deflation that has dogged the country for more than a decade.
Robin van Persie's fine form for Manchester United this season has meant Rooney and Kagawa have yet to really link up as a pairing, but the Dutchman's drought should see them tried together against Manchester City this weekend.
However they finish the season, Tottenham Hotspur have work to do in the transfer market this summer, and would they consider losing their star man if they could land Moutinho and Damiao as a result?
Should San Marino, and other poorly performing European countries, take the example of American Samoa as a way of developing football in the country
While Arsenal fans over here might be upset at their players for once again failing to deliver silverware; at least they haven't been getting arrested for post match brawls with the army. That's what happened to Arsenal de Sarandi in Argentina.
We’ve picked out five star defenders from the second tier of English football this season.
Chuks Aneke has had a decent campaign out on loan at Crewe Alexandra and has been compared to the Manchester City star by Arsene Wenger himself. Is next season his breakthrough year?
It was the agent of Thiago Silva. The PSG defender and Marseille midfielder have been involved in a war of words in recent days and now the Brazilian's agent has waded in with a tongue lashing of his own.
Apparently top bankers were paid around 35% over the market.
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