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# Speculation

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One of Man United's rumoured summer targets has played down transfer talk
The Tottenham goalkeeper has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford.
Man United's £25million offer for Sterling and all of today's transfer gossip
Also, the latest on David de Gea’s future and the player Arsenal have identified to help boost their title chances.
Liverpool set to stick with under-fire Brendan Rodgers - reports
The Liverpool boss saw his side suffer an embarrassing 6-1 loss to Stoke on the final day of the season.
Radamel Falcao's brief stay in England is over as United confirm striker's departure
Meanwhile, Louis van Gaal insists David de Gea “has to say something” in order to end speculation over his future.
Looks like Raheem Sterling may NOT be leaving Liverpool after all
The England international’s stand-off with Liverpool is reported to have put clubs including Arsenal and Manchester City on alert.
Blanchett denies gay past as lesbian movie wows Cannes
‘Carol’, a film set in 1950s New York, is already generating Oscar buzz.
Richie McCaw looks set to retire after this year's World Cup
The All Blacks captain can’t see himself playing on after this year’s tournament.
‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Arsenal sign a defender while Ronaldo disappoints Manchester United fans
We’ll also have news of Samuel Eto’o and Marco Reus.
Has The Sun stopped publishing photos of topless women on page 3?
There are lots of reports but the head of PR for the tabloid has called it ‘speculation’.
Yaya Toure's future plunged into further uncertainty as he refuses to commit to City
Is this the clearest indication yet that the 31-year-old will leave Eastlands?
Manchester United have left De Gea exit door open
Louis van Gaal’s insistence on fully assessing his Number One means the club could lose the Spaniard.
14 top-class footballers who could be on the move in the January Transfer Window
Gareth Bale, Christian Eriksen, Petr Cech and others.
Martinez dismisses Coleman-to-Manchester United rumours
The Ireland right-back has been linked with a move to Old Trafford in recent weeks.
Rodgers dismisses Balotelli exit rumours
The Italian has struggled to adapt to life at Anfield — scoring only two goals in all competitions since his close-season arrival from Milan.
'I'm still contracted with Connacht' - Henshaw denies Leinster transfer rumour
The 21-year-old Ireland centre admits recent transfer talk has been ‘a small’ bit annoying for him.
Lionel Messi hints at Barcelona exit
The Argentine attacker says he is focused on winning trophies with the Catalan club this season.
Here we go: The French media have got the 'Paulie to France' rumour mill rolling
They don’t care that our 35-year-old captain is contracted to 2016, they reckon he’d love it in Pau.
Kim Jong-Un mystery latest: Now he's been seen walking without a stick
He briefly disappeared from public view in September.
'I've no idea who makes these things up' - Mats Hummels laughs off Man Utd link
The Germany defender insists he’s going nowhere.
5 value bets to keep you glued to every ball of the Ryder Cup
From the relatively realistic to just chancing our arm.
Ronaldo to United a possibility, says Neville
The star is reportedly unhappy at Real Madrid, with the club’s decision to sell both Angel di Maria and Xabi Alonso
How much could you have won if you'd backed three All-Ireland hurling final draws in a row?
It’s probably less than you think.
Tax increases and expenditure reductions of €2.1bn won't be necessary - Howlin
He said that the government are not in the giving back phase just yet.
Leinster quiet over reports of Jonny Sexton's imminent return
A spokesperson told they were “unable to confirm” any deal at this current point.
Louis van Gaal: 'Maybe United don't need other players'
The Premier League side have been heavily linked with moves for midfielders Kevin Strootman and Arturo Vidal.
All is forgiven! Yaya Toure wants to stay at Manchester City again
The Ivory Coast star scored 20 goals in City’s run to the title last season.
Pat Rabbitte: 'Political writers can say what they want but I'm not accepting I'm out'
The Communications Minister said the cabinet should have a mix of young people and experience.
Kroos to make Madrid decision post-World Cup as French pressure builds
The German playmaker is choosing to concentrate on the World Cup quarter-final, rather than transfer talk.
Brace yourself, Roy Keane now linked with Aston Villa assistant manager role
The former Ireland midfielder’s lingering over the Celtic job has alerted a number of clubs to his possible availability.
Van Gaal to Spurs is 'done deal' - Gullit
Tottenham only gave Tim Sherwood an 18-month contract as head coach in December.
'It must be a different Seamus Coleman' - Martinez dismisses transfer rumours
The Everton boss wants his Irish full-back to remain at the club for many years.
Turns out Google didn't bid for WhatsApp after all
The company’s senior vice president, Sundar Pichai, said that reports of it bidding $10 billion for the service were “simply untrue.”
Arafat's death was natural and not caused by radiation says Russian expert
While a Swiss lab report said that Arafat was probably poisoned by polonium, this is the second study to rule it out.
Seamus Coleman linked with Arsenal move
Arsene Wenger is reportedly considering a £10million move for the Ireland star.
Moyes rejects Lawrenson claims of RVP transfer request as ‘absolute nonsense’
Speaking on Irish radio, the pundit says losing the Dutchman would be a ‘mess’ for David Moyes.
Top 14 links threaten to cloud Joe Schmidt's early tenure
Questions on player contracts and the captaincy are overshadowing the visit of three higher ranked opponents.
‘Martin O’Neill would be a good choice’: Roy Keane on the Ireland job
The former Sunderland and Ipswich manager was non-committal on his own chances.
Post-mortem on skeletal remains to take place today
The body has been removed and taken to the state morgue.
Wenger admits Arsenal are interested in Juan Mata
The Spaniard’s father and agent was reportedly in attendance at the Emirates as the Gunners secured their Champions League spot last night.
Archbishop Martin denies reports of a move to The Vatican
The Dublin Archdiocese said that rumours that he is leaving for Rome is just “empty speculation”.