If you had to explain what makes football important, what would you talk about? The trophies? The wins over your nearest and most bitter rivals? The occasions where a team of used-car salesmen overcome millionaires in a famous cup upset? The ability to bring a whole community together? Those tuning in to Sky Sports News 

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Struggling after a patchy start to the season in which they have managed just three goals in the four games leading up to the international break, over-reliant on a burdened striker who seems to be labouring in-front of goal, Manchester United are in desperate need of a striker. Hence the hectic rush of business in 

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A Tottenham transfer deadline day is very much like making love to a beautiful woman. Ok, it’s not. It’s a damn lot more exciting, though. And Tottenham are the Sky cameras’ favourite deadline day club knowing full well the amount of deals Daniel Levy likes to try and conclude. This time is was Gary Cotteril 

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The greatest shows in World Sport: The 100m Olympic Final; a World Cup Final and even a Rugby World Cup Final. Add the Premier League transfer deadline day to the list. Panic buying, the rapid adjustment of plans or simply pre-planned deals that owners felt were better to complete just hours before the deadline – 

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The transfer window has finally shut. No more transfer moves are allowed in England until the first of January. In one of the most disappointing deadline days in recent Liverpool history the club sent Andy Carroll, the club’s record signing, on loan to West Ham United and failed to replace him with any striker. This 

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