Stoke City delivers DPD sponsor package in 2-year deal

Stoke City and DPDBy Mark Baber
July 23 – Premier League club Stoke City have signed a new two-year partnership with parcel delivery company DPD which includes sponsorship of the east stand at the Britannia Stadium which will now be known as the DPD Stand.

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Sunderland double up with Betfair for season start

Sunderland and BetfairBy Mark Baber
July 21 - Sunderland have announced a new partnership with Betfair who become the club's official UK betting partner for the 2015-16 season.

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Brazil's Lucas Piazon 'broken' by the lack of opportunity at Chelsea

Lucas PiazonBy Ricardo Setyon
July 16 - Lucas Piazon, Chelsea's generally on-loan striker, who signed for the London club for €7.5 million in 2011 but has yet to secure a squad place, is unhappy and letting his feelings be known at the Pan-American games that have just opened in Canada.

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Man City flashed £49m, but pound for pound was Sterling's flight worth it?

Raheem SterlingBy Andrew Warshaw
July 15 - Has player power got out of hand and is he worth the money? Those were the two main questions being debated in football circles after Raheem Sterling became the most expensive English player of all time by signing for Manchester City from Liverpool.

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Hull lose Tiger tag, but has this woken a more dangerous beast?

Hull City TigerJuly 14 - What's in a name? Quite a lot when it comes to fans and their beloved football club. 

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Liverpool bed in new signings and a 650 tonne roof truss

Screen Shot 2015-07-14 at 00.17.48By Paul Nicholson
July 14 - While Liverpool's players visited Bangkok's Grand Palace on the first leg of their pre-season tour, bonded with their new teammates and doubtless pondered the departure of £49 million Raheem Sterling, back home the Anfield Stadium was taking delivery of two of the UK's largest cranes and a 650 tonne roof truss.

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Man Utd celebrate Giggs' career with dedicated exhibition

Ryan Giggs Exhibition small-1July 13 – It is said that no player is bigger than the club, and this is especially so at the big clubs. But some players, even within the 'legends' category, have a special status. Manchester United's Ryan Giggs is one of those and the club has used his fame and achievements to open a special exhibition.

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Spurs suit up to host NFL season games at new stadium

Spurs and NFLBy Andrew Warshaw
July 8 - In the latest groundbreaking deal between English football and American gridiron, Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur have announced a 10-year partnership with the NFL that will see the north London club host at least two NFL games a year at its new stadium due to open in 2018.

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West Ham pack 35,000 in for Europa League opener

West Ham goalJuly 3 – The season has started and anyone who says it is too early, the Europa League is a distraction, or that it people just aren't interested at this time of the year, should talk to the 35,000 in the capacity crowd at West Ham's Upton Park last night on a balmy summer evening that saw the Hammers play Andorran minnows Lusitanos.

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