Wisla Krakow sponsor now aims to take over club

Wislaw Krakow fansBy Jaroslaw Adamowski
September 3 - Polish businessman Wieslaw Wlodarski has announced he is aiming to take over Wisla Krakow from its current owner, Boguslaw Cupial. The announcement was made following the signing of a three-year sponsorship deal between Wlodarski's company, Foodcare, and the Krakow-based football side.

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Gazprom line up €132m Red Star Belgrade buy

Red Star BelgradeBy Paul Nicholson
September 2 - Russia's Gazprom is reported to be the most likely buyer of Serbian club Crvena Zvezda FC (Red Star Belgrade). Gazprom is owner of Zenit St Petersburg (acquired in 2005) and a major sponsor of the UEFA Champions League.

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Russians say Crimean clubs are new entities with new players

Russian and Crimean flagsBy Andrew Warshaw
September 2 - Senior Russian football sources have for the first time provided fresh information which they claim proves that their federation has not interfered with Ukrainian clubs following the widely condemned annexation of Crimea.

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GLT hinted for Euro 2016, but 'No' for club competitions

goal line technologySeptember 2 - Michel Platini has given the strongest hint yet that UEFA may introduce goalline technology at the Euro 2016 finals but remains steadfastly opposed to using it in club competitions.

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Platini hints at GLT for Euro 2016, but 'No' for club competitions

goal line technologySeptember 2 - Michel Platini has given the strongest hint yet that UEFA may introduce goalline technology at the Euro 2016 finals but remains steadfastly opposed to using it in club competitions.

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Summer transfer spending by Premier League clubs hits record £835 million

Transfer money recordBy David Owen
September 2 – Summer transfer spending by Premier League clubs hit a record £835 million in the window that closed last night, as higher broadcasting revenues combined with more intense competition for England's four Champions League slots to send expenditure soaring.

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Platini surprised at Ribéry's French exit before home 2016 Euros

Franck Ribery2September 2 - UEFA president Michel Platini has expressed his surprise at compatriot Franck Ribery's decision to retire from international football at the age of 31 rather than play at his home Euros in 2016.

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Legia's continued protest incurs the wrath of UEFA

Legia bannerBy Andrew Warshaw
September 2 - Legia Warsaw are in trouble again with UEFA, this time for their fans provocatively maintaining their protest against being kicked out of the Champions League for accidentally fielding an ineligible player for a mere couple of minutes at the end of a tie they had already won handsomely.

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Ludogorets to host Real and Liverpool in CL in Sofia

VasilLevskiStadiumBy Alexander Krassimirov
September 1 - Bulgarian champions Ludogorets Razgrad will play its home games in the Champions League at the National Stadium Vasil Levski in Sofia, according to a club announcement.

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