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The manufacturing purchasing managers’ index dropped to 52.5 from 54.8 in July, missing analysts’ forecast of a 55 reading. A level above 50 indicates expansion. Markit said the details of the survey painted a picture of a broad slowdown, with particularly inflows of new business and new export orders weakening. “Although the sector is nonetheless still achieving a reasonably solid pace of expansion, signs of a slowdown have become increasingly evident in recent months,” Markit said in the release. The U.K.’s FTSE 100 extended losses after the data, falling 0.3% to 6,799.58.
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Round 6/184 — Kendall James, CB, 5-10, 180, Maine –Known as a fast, quick-twitch corner with decent size and 4.4 speed. Drawbacks physically include shorter arms and small hands. The Vikings will use him to compete for the third cornerback position with veterans Josh Robinson, Shaun Prater and possibly Exum. Round 7/220 — Shamar Stephen, NT, 6-5, 313, Connecticut –A two-gap run-stopper who can occupy two defenders. Not known for being a quick pass rusher, but has a good bull rush for a player taken this low. Will compete for the backup nose tackle spot with 30-year-old Fred Evans. Round 7/223 — Brandon Watts, LB, 6-2, 235, Georgia Tech –A raw prospect with below-average instincts that could benefit from Zimmer’s defensive expertise.
The Dubai-based developer said in a statement Sunday that it expects to sell at least 15 percent of the company known as Emaar Malls Group in the offering. Like Emaar properties, the new company will trade on the Dubai Financial Market. Emaar’s retail business includes the vast Dubai Mall, the Mideast’s biggest shopping center. It is making 30 percent of the offering available to individual investors and the rest to institutional investors.
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1 jersey if Romero arrives at Anfield? Simon Mignolet 63.8% Total votes: 329 Mino Raiola will fly into England in order to facilitate a deal for the Argentina international, reported by Metro as a 1.6 million target for Rodgers’ side. Speaking prior to his side’s Premier League meeting against Tottenham, Rodgers gave the impression that his spending was done for the summer, per Liverpool’s official website : We’ve still got offers for players to go. Every player here knows their situation, so if they’re here after that deadline on Monday then they’ve decided to stay but their game time will be very limited.At this moment in time, there are not many more to come in, if any.
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Louis van Gaal is a tremendously talented coach, I have worked with him at Ajax and also for the Netherlands national team and I cannot wait to work with him at the biggest club in the world. Blind arrives afterUnited initially struck a deal with Ajax over the weekend: BREAKING: #mufc has reached agreement with Ajax to sign Daley Blind, subject to a medical and personal terms. pic.twitter.com/2l1l7I2Aow Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 30, 2014 The 24-year-old joins up with manager Louis van Gaal once again, having worked together in the Netherlands national team set-up as well. The Dutch boss will thus be well aware of the qualities Blind possesses. Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Van Gaal will be delighted to get Blind’s versatility on board. There was no transfer fee mentioned by United in their announcement, although the Daily Mail ‘s Matt Lawton stated that the Red Devils will pay a premium of 13.8 million for the players services.