London - Tottenham Hotspur have agreed a deal to sign English defender Eric Dier from Portuguese side Sporting, subject to the 20-year-old passing a medical, the Premier League club said on Thursday.
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London - Queens Park Rangers' Ireland defender Richard Dunne has retired from international football, he announced in a statement issued by the Premier League club on Thursday.
SOUTHAMPTON England - England captain Alastair Cook was pleased with the way he handled the huge pressure he felt under to make his first significant scores of the year and set his team on their way to a first win in 11 tests against India on Thursday.
AMSTERDAM - Australian international Luke Wilshire has joined Feyenoord on a one year contract, the Dutch club said on Thursday.
MOSCOW - Allowing CSKA Moscow to snatch the Russian Premier League title from under their noses last season has Zenit St Petersburg fired up for the new campaign which kicks off on Friday.
LONDON - Jose Mourinho says striker Romelu Lukaku is a "good kid" but was not motivated enough to fight for a starting spot at Chelsea.