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Neymar has hinted that his future lies in Ligue 1 with Paris Saint-Germain, despite speculation regarding a move to Real Madrid continuing to bubble away in the background.

Filipe Luis: Neymar to Barcelona would be a bombshell

Neymar returning to Barcelona would be a “major bombshell”, says Filipe Luis, with speculation suggesting that the Camp Nou giants have Brazilian flair in their sights.
Roberto Carlos has expressed his sympathy at Lionel Messi's struggles to replicate the success he has achieved with Barcelona on the international stage with Argentina.

Cesc Fabregas: Lionel Messi is ‘more complete than ever’ at 32

Cesc Fabregas believes that Lionel Messi has adapted his game with age to become 'more complete than ever' as the 32-year-old continues to dominate headlines and break records.
Filipe Luís

Barcelona keen on signing Atletico Madrid’s Filipe Luis as free agent

Barcelona have revived their interest in Atletico Madrid's Filipe Luis, it was learnt, with the Blaugrana seeking cover for first-choice left-back Jordi Alba, whom the Catalan side feel is suffering from exhaustion after a long season.
Guinea international Naby Keita is delighted with Liverpool’s performance after stunning Barcelona 4-0 in the second leg of their Uefa Champions League semi-final at Anfield on Tuesday.

Three lessons learnt from Liverpool-Barcelona match

Liverpool produced one of the most stunning comebacks in Champions League history as Divock Origi and Georginio Wijnaldum scored twice to beat Barcelona 4-0 and progress to the final for the second consecutive year 4-3 on aggregate on Tuesday.
Liverpool completed one of the greatest comebacks in football history, beating Barcelona 4-0 at Anfield and 4-3 on aggregate to reach the Champions League final.

Liverpool stun Barcelona with historic Champions League comeback

Liverpool completed one of the greatest comebacks in football history, beating Barcelona 4-0 at Anfield and 4-3 on aggregate to reach the Champions League final.
Lionel Messi sits “above all other footballers by a huge margin”, according to Barcelona team-mate Jordi Alba, with the Argentine superstar “even better than before”.

Jordi Alba: Lionel Messi above all others by a huge margin

Lionel Messi sits “above all other footballers by a huge margin”, according to Barcelona team-mate Jordi Alba, with the Argentine superstar “even better than before”.
Lionel Messi's incredible free-kick in Wednesday evening's resounding 3-0 win over Liverpool brought the mercurial Argentine's tally to an astounding 600 goals in 683 games for Barcelona, 14 years to the day since his first strike for the Spanish champions.

Mario Balotelli: Don’t compare ‘magical’ Lionel Messi with Cristiano Ronaldo

Mario Balotelli took to social media to fuel the debate over whether Lionel Messi is better than Cristiano Ronaldo.
Kenneth Omeruo is pleased to make the Spanish La Liga Team of the Week following his impressive performance in Leganes’ 0-0 draw with Celta Vigo on Saturday.

Nigeria’s Kenneth Omeruo excited to make La Liga Team of the Week

Kenneth Omeruo is pleased to make the Spanish La Liga Team of the Week following his impressive performance in Leganes’ 0-0 draw with Celta Vigo on Saturday.
FC Barcelona Alaves

Barcelona aim to seal title with home win against Levante

FC Barcelona will be crowned this season’s Liga Santander Champions if they win their home game against Levante in the Camp Nou Stadium on Saturday night.
FC Barcelona Alaves

Barcelona edge closer to LaLiga title with Alaves win

Barcelona have one hand firmly on the LaLiga title, following their 2-0 victory over Alaves on Tuesday night.
Top (L-R) Barcelona’s French defender Clement Lenglet, Barcelona’s Croatian midfielder Ivan Rakitic, Barcelona’s Spanish midfielder Sergio Busquets, Barcelona’s Spanish defender Gerard Pique and bottom (L-R) Barcelona’s Argentinian forward Lionel Messi, Barcelona’s Brazilian midfielder Arthur, Barcelona’s Portuguese defender Nelson Semedo, Barcelona’s Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho, Barcelona’s Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez and Barcelona’s Spanish defender Jordi Alba pose before the UEFA Champions league first leg quarter-final football match between Manchester United and Barcelona at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on April 10, 2019. (Photo by LLUIS GENE / AFP)

Five things we learned in European football this weekend

Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain both squandered chances to retain their domestic titles on a weekend which saw a much-changed Barcelona take their eye off the ball in La Liga.
Barcelona increased its lead of the Spanish league to a commanding 11 points after Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored late goals in a 2-0 win over 10-man Atletico Madrid on Saturday.

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez strike late to sink Atletico Madrid

FC Barcelona closed in on the 2018/2019 La Liga title after beating visiting Atletico Madrid 2-0 in Saturday’s top-of-the-table showdown at the Nou Camp.
Sergio Ramos gestures to the crowd after Spain beat England in the UEFA Nations League. Getty Images

Sergio Ramos: Spain motivated to win Euro 2020 qualifier against Malta for Luis Enrique

Sergio Ramos has said Spain are motivated to win Tuesday's Euro 2020 qualifier against Malta for coach Luis Enrique, who will miss the game due to "family reasons".
Spain captain Sergio Ramos scored another “Panenka” penalty kick to give his side a 2-1 home win over Norway on Saturday in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier.

Sergio Ramos’ penalty kick gives Spain winning start

Spain captain Sergio Ramos scored another “Panenka” penalty kick to give his side a 2-1 home win over Norway on Saturday in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier.
Real Madrid´s newly appointed French coach Zinedine Zidane arrives gives a press conference on March 11, 2019 in Madrid. – Zinedine Zidane has made a sensational return as coach of Real Madrid after Santiago Solari’s sacking was finally confirmed. Zidane has been given a contract until June 2022, just nine months after he resigned at the end of last season, having led Madrid to an historic third consecutive Champions League triumph. (Photo by PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU / AFP)

Barcelona’s Jordi Alba stunned to see Zinedine Zidane back at Real Madrid

Barcelona full-back Jordi Alba has aired his shock at Zinedine Zidane's return to Clasico rivals Real Madrid so soon after walking away from the club.
Jordi Alba

Barcelona star Jordi Alba ‘surprised’ by Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid return

Barcelona full-back Jordi Alba revealed his shock at Zinedine Zidane's return to LaLiga rivals Real Madrid so soon after walking away from the club.
Jordi Alba

Barcelona’s Jordi Alba defends value of Copa del Rey

Jordi Alba insists Barcelona's achievement of reaching a sixth consecutive Copa del Rey final is not one to be taken lightly.
Alex Iwobi

Alex Iwobi’s form giving Barcelona headache over Denis Suarez

There are strong indications that the hope of Spanish giants, FC Barcelona to push for a permanent move for Denis Suarez at Arsenal may not work out after all following the fine form of Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi.

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Former Gombe State Deputy Governor Charles Iliya

Gombe: I didn’t return any car, my house was invaded – former deputy governor

The former deputy governor of Gombe state, Mr Charles Iliya, has reacted to allegations that he voluntarily surrendered luxury vehicles in his possession to the assets recovery committee setup by state governor Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya.

Governor Ugwuanyi calls for repositioning of NYSC for effective service delivery

Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has called for the repositioning of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) for greater efficiency and improved service delivery.
Kayode Fayemi

Governor Fayemi pledges support to NYSC

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti promised on Thursday that his administration would support the National Youth Service Corps, (NYSC) to achieve its developmental goals in the state.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo celebrated his goalscoring feat in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with his teammates ahead of their friendly game against Egypt.

Odion Ighalo: Nigeria have all it takes to win the AFCON

Nigeria forward Odion Ighalo believes that they can go all the way to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) final and win the title for the fourth time.
Cameroonian refugees entertaining guest with their dance steps during the 2019 World Refugees Day celebration in Ogoja, Cross River State

UNHCR: Cross River hosts 75% of Cameronian refugees in Nigeria

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has said that Cross River alone was hosting 75 per cent of the over 36,000 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria.