Chelsea began its English Premier League title defense with a red card for goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and a 2-2 draw at home to Swansea.
Manchester United began their English Premier League football season with an edgy 1-0 win over Tottenham on Saturday.
De Gea’s absence means Sergio Romero, a preseason signing on a free transfer, could make his debut against Tottenham Hotspur.
Manchester United kick off Louis van Gaal’s second season in charge at Old Trafford with a home match against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.
Hosts Bayern Munich overcame Real Madrid 1-0 to win the pre-season Audi Cup tournament at the Allianz Arena.
The prolific forward has earlier turned up for clubs like Porto, Valencia, Lazio, Sporting Lisbon and Tottenham Hotspur.
Van Gaal got a good look at what he hinted would be his starting 11 for the Premier League opener Aug. 8 against Tottenham Hotspur
The 24-year-old, according to a statement by the French club, signed the contract on Monday night after passing the medical examination in New York City
Spurs announced on Wednesday that it has reached an agreement with Atletico Madrid to sign its Belgian defender Toby Alderweireld.
Chinese football club Guangzhou Evergrande has signed Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Paulinho for 9.8 million pounds, on a four-year contract.
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UEFA has excluded Dynamo Moscow from European competition for a season for breaking financial fair play rules.