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Emmanuel Adebayor Refused To Leave Tottenham On Deadline Day As He Was ‘Waiting For A Sign From God’

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As a measure of just how dull yesterday's transfer deadline was, the biggest stories were all generated by players who didn't actually go anywhere.

Emmanuel Adebayor was one of those players, with the Togolese striker ending the windowat Tottenham despite being cut adriftfrom the first team entirely this season.

Transfer Balls: Tottenham Refuse To Give Up On Berahino, Arsenal Eye £45m Cavani Deal, Moses To West Ham, Sunderland Want Liverpool Defender

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Transfer Balls sifting throughthe day's rumours so you don't have to...

Today is transfer deadline day. Clubs have until 6pm to complete signings. It's going to be frantic. This is how the newspapers have kicked off the day's chaos.

Tottenham

Tottenham will offer£22million for West Brom's Saido Berahino, 22.

Transfer Balls: Arsenal Chase Isco And Cavani, Zlatan To Chelsea, Southampton Want Koulibaly, Sunderland Fancy Liverpool’s Borini

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Zlatan Sells PSG

"Manchester United and Arsenal in for Zlatan Ibrahimovic?" asks the Guardian. To which the answer is:wedon't know. And reading on in the Guardian, we find out that they don't know, either.

English Premier League

Martial, Funes Mori, Moses… Premier League Transfer Deadline Day XI

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Progress report on AFC Bournemouth’s first 4 matches of Premier League season

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In fairness to manager Eddie Howe, Bournemouth have stood stringently by the principles thatsaw them into the top flight last season. And after four games, the Cherries will probably feel a little aggrieved to only be on four points.

Bournemouth learned some harsh lessons in an opening day loss to Aston Villa and were on the rough end of some poor refereeing decisions against Liverpool at Anfield.

Progress report on AFC Bournemouth’s first 4 matches of Premier League season

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In fairness to manager Eddie Howe, Bournemouth have stood stringently by the principles thatsaw them into the top flight last season. And after four games, the Cherries will probably feel a little aggrieved to only be on four points.

Bournemouth learned some harsh lessons in an opening day loss to Aston Villa and were on the rough end of some poor refereeing decisions against Liverpool at Anfield.

Aston Villa finally land Lescott, welcome Ilori on loan

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Aston Villa have completed the signing of Joleon Lescott from West Brom. The defender has signed a two-year deal at Villa Park after spending just over 12 months with the Baggies.

Lescott passed a medical on Tuesday and the move ends a long transfer chase for Villa, who wanted to sign him before his move to Albion.

Aston Villa finally land Lescott, welcome Ilori on loan

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Aston Villa have completed the signing of Joleon Lescott from West Brom. The defender has signed a two-year deal at Villa Park after spending just over 12 months with the Baggies.

Lescott passed a medical on Tuesday and the move ends a long transfer chase for Villa, who wanted to sign him before his move to Albion.

Tough Premier League game for Stoke City, goal for Johannsson

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Preview: Aston Villa vs Sunderland

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Bolasie ready to face Chelsea following the death of his father

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Yannick Bolasie has told manager Alan Pardew he is ready to return to the Crystal Palace team following the death of his father.

Bolasie missed last weekend's home victory against Aston Villa on compassionate grounds, traveling back to his home in DR Congo to be with his family.

SEE MORE:Arsenal face defensive doubts again at Newcastle.

Bolasie ready to face Chelsea following the death of his father

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Yannick Bolasie has told manager Alan Pardew he is ready to return to the Crystal Palace team following the death of his father.

Bolasie missed last weekend's home victory against Aston Villa on compassionate grounds, traveling back to his home in DR Congo to be with his family.

SEE MORE:Arsenal face defensive doubts again at Newcastle.

Aston Villa’s Approach For Ex-Arsenal Star Gervinho Rejected

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Premier League club Aston Villa have had an approach for AS Roma forward Gervinho rebuffed by the Italian capital outfit, according to Corriere dello Sport via a report from Sky Sports.

The former Arsenal forward is a wanted man in Villa manager Tim Sherwood's books but it is believed the Birmingham-based outfit's£10m offer was not high enough for Roma to consider.

Tim Sherwood confesses his love, hate relationship with Jack Grealish

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Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood has revealed his love-hate relationship with teenage winger Jack Grealish.

Sherwood's mixed emotions towards the 19-year-old academy product stem from the fact that he has been making back-page and front-page headlines in recent months.

Grealish shone at Wembley in April as he helped Villa defeat Liverpool to reach their first FA Cup final in 15 years.

Tim Sherwood confesses his love, hate relationship with Jack Grealish

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Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood has revealed his love-hate relationship with teenage winger Jack Grealish.

Sherwood's mixed emotions towards the 19-year-old academy product stem from the fact that he has been making back-page and front-page headlines in recent months.

Grealish shone at Wembley in April as he helped Villa defeat Liverpool to reach their first FA Cup final in 15 years.

Preview: Crystal Palace vs Aston Villa

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Rooney unhappy with criticism

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Wayne Rooney has claimed his critics have judged him too soon this season, insisting he's only had one "bad game" so far and that he will prove himself over the next nine months.

The United striker was at his ineffectual worst during his side's first two Premier League games of the campaign against Spurs and Aston Villa, and while he looked slightly better against Club Brugge on Tuesday, many are starting to doubt whether he can be the 20-goal-a-season striker Louis Van Gaal needs.

Adnan Januzaj, Lukaku, Aguero… Names of the Premier League, Week 2

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Liverpool 1-0 Bournemouth match highlights; Benteke scores on Anfield debut [VIDEO]

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Christian Benteke scored a disputed winner on his home debut as Liverpool claimed a controversial 1-0 win over promoted Bournemouth in the Barclays Premier League.

The £32million summer signing from Aston Villa struck from close range after 26 minutes at Anfield but debate raged over whether Philippe Coutinho was offside.

Liverpool 1-0 Bournemouth match highlights; Benteke scores on Anfield debut [VIDEO]

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Christian Benteke scored a disputed winner on his home debut as Liverpool claimed a controversial 1-0 win over promoted Bournemouth in the Barclays Premier League.

The £32million summer signing from Aston Villa struck from close range after 26 minutes at Anfield but debate raged over whether Philippe Coutinho was offside.

Liverpool vs Bournemouth Preview, Possible Lineups & Key Stats

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This evening sees the first-ever league meeting between Liverpool and Bournemouth as the two sides conclude matchday 2 on Monday night football.

Liverpool started their season with a 1-0 victory at Stoke City thanks to a late Philippe Coutinho strike and have the opportunity to become one of only four teams with maximum points after two games.

Is Januzaj Louis van Gaal’s Pick for the 10 Position?

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Aston Villa 0 Manchester United 1 Over the last two decades, United's record at Villa Park is an exemplary one to say the least as Aston Villa have not beaten the Old Trafford side at home in...

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Top five talking points: Aston Villa 0-1 Man Utd

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1. There's still a lot of work to be done but Louis Van Gaal has good reasons to be pleased Manchester United were far from the fluid team we...

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Tactics Review: Aston Villa 0-1 Man Utd

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Aston Villa tactics Tim Sherwood mentioned in his pre-match interview that Rudy Gestede is not fully fit to feature for the whole game so the Villans...

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Aston Villa 0-1 Manchester United match highlights; Januzaj on target [VIDEO]

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Adnan Januzaj maintained Manchester United's stranglehold on Aston Villa as they extended their unbeaten league run at Villa Park to 20 years with a 1-0 win.

The midfielder netted for the first time since April 2014 to settle an uneventful game which the visitors comfortably controlled.

United have now not lost at Villa Park in the Barclays Premier League since a 3-1 defeat in August 1995.

Aston Villa 0-1 Manchester United match highlights; Januzaj on target [VIDEO]

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Adnan Januzaj maintained Manchester United's stranglehold on Aston Villa as they extended their unbeaten league run at Villa Park to 20 years with a 1-0 win.

The midfielder netted for the first time since April 2014 to settle an uneventful game which the visitors comfortably controlled.

United have now not lost at Villa Park in the Barclays Premier League since a 3-1 defeat in August 1995.

West Brom

Tweet: Ex-Man City man thanks club following transfer

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Would just like to thank the staff, Players and fans @WBAFCofficial who have helped and supported me over the last 12 months. — Joleon Lescott...

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Tweet: Man City celebrate Joleon Lescott reunion with Micah Richards at Aston Villa

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Football's greatest double-act reunited! @JoleonLescott @MicahRichards @AVFCOfficial #mcfc #deadlineday pic.twitter.com/C0d0bpsUDy ...

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Official: Aston Villa Take The Plunge And Give West Brom £1m For Joleon Lescott (Video)

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Aston Villa have signed Joleon Lescott from localrivals West Brom, thus almost completing the former Wolves defender's grand slam tour of the greater Birmingham clubs.

Lescott came through a medical this afternoon and has since signed a two-year contract with Villa.

Here he is, being unveiled all sexily, toe-to-head.

Video: Aston Villa sign Joleon Lescott from West Brom

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BREAKING TRANSFER NEWS: Huge welcome to new signing @JoleonLescott. #AVFC #DeadlineDay pic.twitter.com/Xb03iXUkg8 Aston Villa FC...

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On This Day In 2009: Ashley Young Inspires Aston Villa’s First Victory Over Liverpool At Anfield For Eight Years (Video)

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Back in the days when an away win at Anfield was a rare thing, the signs weren't good for Aston Villa when they arrived for this early-season encounter. They hadn't won at Liverpool'sground for eight years, and had already lost at home in the league to Wigan and in the Europa League to Rapid Vienna.

Awkward: Irish Aston Villa Fan Receives Special Video Message From Leandro Bacuna, Clearly Has No Idea Who He Is

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As a reward for making it through to the last rounds ofthe Rose of Tralee lovely girls contest, self-confessed Aston Villa fanRoisin Ni Mathunawas awarded with a special prize.

Not only was the actual FA Cup wheeled on stage but Roisin, who was born in Birmingham, was also treated to a special personalised video message from one of her Villa heroes the inimitable Leandro Bacuna.

Video: Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers on Christian Benteke

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Video: Man Utd boss Louis van Gaal says he needs more from Adnan Januzaj

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Manchester United match-winner Adnan Januzaj was brought back down to earth immediately after last night's victory over Aston Villa, with...

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Manchester United

Ex-Man Utd striker Dimitar Berbatov set to sign for Aston Villa

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Former Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov is in Birmingham and is set to sign for Aston Villa on a free transfer, according to The...

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Watch: Manchester United’s Matteo Darmian Tricks Aston Villa’s Micah Richards

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Manchester United's Matteo Darmian is a master of the dark arts. During a fesity and skilled showing inUnited's away trip at Aston Villa, the Italian found himself markingMicah Richards at a corner.

He noticed something onVillaskipper'sface, and thoughtfully pointed it out:

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Blind: I’m happy Januzaj put training performances in to practice

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Daley Blind has sung the praises of Adnan Januzaj for the effort he puts in during training, after that paid off on the pitch in United's 1-0 win over Aston Villa.

I'm very happy for Adnan. He tries very hard in the training sessions and now we've seen how skilful he is with the goal, so I'm very pleased for him.

Januzaj: I’m happy to fight for my place at United

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After scoring United's winning goal against Aston Villa on Friday night, Adnan Januzaj has dismissed speculation linking him with a move away from the club.

It was only rumours. I'm happy here and I want to fight for my place. It felt good to get the goal because I've not had a game for a long time and my fitness is not so good, so I'm happy to score for the team and score the winner.

The Rest

Young Guns

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Jurgen Klinsmann's latest USMNT roster of 23 does not include the likes of Bradley, Dempsey, Beckerman, Evans and Beasley. It does see the return of a few veterans like Howard, Besler and Jones. It also includes Wooten in a fairly young attack stable. G - Brad Guzan (Aston Villa), Tim Howard (Everton), William Yarbrough (León)D - Ventura Alvarado (Club América), Matt Besler (Sporting KC), John

Rooney: I’ve only had one bad game

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Wayne Rooney has struggled for form over the past few months and serious questions have been raised over his suitability to leading the line this season. However, the United captain insists he's only had one bad game, presumably referring to his showing at Aston Villa, and that the goals will come.