ESPN – Manchester City and Liverpool fire up Raheem Sterling summer transfer saga

Manchester City have reportedly had a bid worth up to 30 million pounds rejected by Liverpool. Liverpool have rejected a bid from Manchester City worth an initial £25 million, rising to £30m, for Raheem Sterling, prompting the start of what will surely be a long, drawn-out transfer saga this summer. David Usher (Liverpool) and David Mooney (Manchester City) debate the negotiations between the two clubs. What's your initial reaction to Liverpool rejecting the £25m bid for Sterling? David Usher: It was hardly surprising. It's all “part of the dance,” as Liverpool manager Brendan…

ESPN – European league champions and European qualification 2014-15

Chelsea celebrate after sealing the Premier League title. A comprehensive list of all the champions, European qualifiers and relegated teams across the major leagues. Key dates for the 2015-16 season are listed at the foot of the page. PREMIER LEAGUE Champions League: Chelsea (champions, also Capital One Cup winners), Manchester City, Arsenal (also FA Cup winners) Champions League final qualifying round: Man United Europa League group stage: Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool Europa League third qualifying round: Southampton Europa League first…