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Stephen Appiah thinks Thomas Partey has the knack to lead Ghana to glory at the Africa Cup of Nations and believes he is one of Black Stars’ leaders.

Stephen Appiah: Thomas Partey can lead Ghana to AFCON glory

Stephen Appiah thinks Thomas Partey has the knack to lead Ghana to glory at the Africa Cup of Nations and believes he is one of Black Stars’ leaders.
Barcelona have confirmed Ivan Rakitic has been diagnosed with a hamstring injury.

Ivan Rakitic would ‘love’ Antoine Griezmann at Barcelona

Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic said he would "love" to play alongside Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann at Camp Nou.
Julian Brandt to decide future in next week, confirms Bayer Leverkusen chief

Borussia Dortmund complete deal to sign Julian Brandt

Borussia Dortmund have completed their third signing in two days, signing Julian Brandt from Bayer Leverkusen.
Diego Costa's eight-game ban for his outburst at referee Jesus Gil Manzano is too much, according to Atletico Madrid head coach Diego Simeone.

Costa suffers ankle injury in post-season friendly

Spain striker Costa was making his return for Atleti in a friendly against Beitar Jerusalem on Tuesday, having missed the latter part of the La Liga season through suspension.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone

Diego Simeone reaffirms Atletico Madrid commitment ahead of rebuild

Diego Simeone eased any fan fears he might leave Atletico Madrid as part of their expected exodus.
Ghana ace Thomas Teye Partey has responded to critics comparing his performances for Spanish club Atletico Madrid and his national team, Ghana.

Atletico Madrid’s Partey rejects Ghana criticism ahead of Afcon

Ghana ace Thomas Teye Partey has responded to critics comparing his performances for Spanish club Atletico Madrid and his national team, Ghana.
Antoine Griezmann

Ernesto Valverde admits Barcelona are chasing Antoine Griezmann

Barcelona have made contact with Atletico Madrid to discuss a possible deal for Antoine Griezmann, manager Ernesto Valverde has confirmed.
Antoine Griezmann

Gil Marin: We need players totally committed to Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid chief executive Miguel Angel Gil Marin said the LaLiga club need "players totally committed" and ensured those who have "abandoned" the team will be replaced by quality amid Antoine Griezmann's plans to leave.
Gareth Bale's agent insists the Wales international is 100 per cent committed to Real Madrid despite Zinedine Zidane's comments after the defeat to Rayo Vallecano.

Gareth Bale bows out on bench as Real Madrid blow season finale

Real Madrid delivered a suitably dreadful end to their miserable season, and Gareth Bale was not even given the chance to say a likely goodbye, as Zinedine Zidane’s side were beaten 2-0 at home to Real Betis on Sunday.
Asisat Oshoala

Asisat Oshoala proud of Barcelona Ladies performance in Champions League final defeat to Lyon

Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshoala is proud of Barcelona Ladies display against Olympic Lyon in Saturday’s UEFA Women’s Champions League final despite their 4-1 defeat to the French side.
Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann has been linked with a move to Barcelona for some time but Radomir Antic feels that the Camp Nou side are the wrong club for the Frenchman due to the way they set up under Ernesto Valverde.

Enersto Valverde unsure whether Barcelona will swoop for Antoine Griezmann

Ernesto Valverde described Antoine Griezmann as "a great player" but was unable to confirm whether he would be joining Barcelona, despite Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain distancing themselves from the World Cup-winning forward.
Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann has been linked with a move to Barcelona for some time but Radomir Antic feels that the Camp Nou side are the wrong club for the Frenchman due to the way they set up under Ernesto Valverde.

Diego Simeone: Atletico Madrid will survive Antoine Griezmann loss

Diego Simeone has said he is confident that Atletico Madrid will survive the loss of departing forward Antoine Griezmann.

Real Madrid’s Marcelo, Vinicius Junior left out of Brazil’s Copa America squad

Real Madrid duo Marcelo and Vinicius Junior have been left out of Brazil's squad for the Copa America.
Uli Hoeness

Uli Hoeness: Franck Ribery should have bounced his golden steak off the wall

Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness has suggested Franck Ribery should have bounced his golden steak off the wall after his now infamous Instagram post.
Manchester City’s English midfielder Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring their second goal for 2-1 during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Bournemouth at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on December 1, 2018. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) /

Raheem Sterling: Manchester City want Premier League three-peat

Raheem Sterling warned Manchester City's Premier League rivals the defending champions are eyeing a third consecutive title in 2019-20.
Atletico Madrid’s French forward Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid against Girona FC at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on April 2, 2019. (Photo by JAVIER SORIANO / AFP)

Atlético Madrid forced Antoine Griezmann exit to prevent another documentary

Atlético Madrid have taken a no-nonsense stance on Antoine Griezmann.
Milan Skriniar is expecting to sign a contract extension at Inter amid ongoing transfer talk linking him with the likes of Real Madrid and Manchester United.

Milan Škriniar pens new Inter contract

Inter have confirmed that defender Milan Škriniar has signed a contract extension with the club.
Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu has offered his full backing to head coach Ernesto Valverde, despite widespread calls for his sacking at Camp Nou.

Barcelona president backs Ernesto Valverde amid sack rumours

Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu has offered his full backing to head coach Ernesto Valverde, despite widespread calls for his sacking at Camp Nou.

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