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Neymar Jr. is the most-tweeted-about male athlete of 2019 according to Twitter so it’s no surprise that his recent goal celebration has sparked speculation.

Coronavirus wrecks Barca’s latest attempt to sign Neymar

Barcelona's long pursuit of Neymar is set to be frustrated once more as the club adapts to the financial realities of the post-coronavirus world.
Barcelona

Bojan Krkic: Barcelona ‘betraying the plan that made us great’

Barcelona need to stop “improvising” in the transfer market, says Bojan Krkic, with the Camp Nou giants urged to revert back to the “plan” which served them well in the past when home-grown talent was mixed with experienced recruits.
The regional government of Catalonia has called for the Champions League last-16 second-leg tie between Barcelona and Napoli to be played behind closed doors.

Barcelona donate Camp Nou naming rights to Barca Foundation in fight against coronavirus

Barcelona have announced that naming rights for their Camp Nou home will be ceded to the club’s Barca Foundation for the 2020-21 campaign.
Real Madrid is set to announce the signing of a midfielder as they set the stage to unveil Reinier Jesus Carvalho a player they signed from Flamengo in the Brazilian Serie A.

Real Madrid agree 10-20% salary cut for players

Real Madrid's first team will take pay cuts of between 10 and 20 per cent to compensate for the club's loss of income during the coronavirus pandemic, the Merengue confirmed on Wednesday.
Lionel Messi has confirmed he’d like to see Barcelona sign Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez.

Diego Godin likens Barcelona target Lautaro Lautaro to Luis Suarez, Kun Aguero

Diego Godin has compared in-demand Inter team-mate Lautaro Martinez to Luis Suarez and Manchester City's Sergio Aguero amid links to Barcelona.
Spain boss Luis Enrique says he will always be grateful to former club Barcelona and has not ruled out a return to the Liga giants in the future.

Luis Enrique refuses to ruling out Barcelona return

Spain boss Luis Enrique says he will "always be grateful" to former club Barcelona and has not ruled out a return to the Liga giants in the future.
Manchester City have confirmed that Aymeric Laporte has successfully completed surgery on his injured knee.

Barcelona track Aymeric Laporte with Manchester City’s Champions League future uncertain

Barcelona are reportedly interested in signing Manchester City defender Aymeric Laporte once the summer transfer window opens for business.
Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte has set sight on three Chelsea players as he aimed to raid the Blues for reinforcement at the end of the season.

Inter Milan coach wants Barcelona star in a play swap deal for Lautaro Martinez

Inter Milan manager Antonio Conte wants Barcelona midfielder Arthur Melo at the Sansiro at the end of the season, according to report from Italian media.
“I have presented my resignation as president of La Liga in order to begin new presidential elections, in which I will be a candidate,” Tebas said on Twitter.

LaLiga matches suspended

LaLiga and the Spanish FA (RFEF) have agreed to suspend matches for the next two weeks.
Edinson Cavani says he is fully focused on the season ahead at Paris Saint-Germain, and isn’t interested in any speculation linking him with a move away.

Rivaldo: Edinson Cavani would be magnificent for Barcelona

Edinson Cavani would be “a magnificent improvement for Barcelona’s attack”, says Rivaldo, with the Blaugrana urged to join the race for the Paris Saint-Germain striker now that Luis Suarez is stuck on the sidelines.
Substitute Kenan Kodro scored a late winner as Athletic Bilbao claimed a 2-1 victory at Osasuna on Sunday to move fifth in La Liga.

Athletic Bilbao edge out Osasuna to climb fifth in La Liga

Substitute Kenan Kodro scored a late winner as Athletic Bilbao claimed a 2-1 victory at Osasuna on Sunday to move fifth in La Liga.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu believes five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi could end up staying at the club for another five years.

Lionel Messi will stay at Barcelona for the next five years – club president

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu believes five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi could end up staying at the club for another five years.
Unai Emery has challenged Denis Suarez to finally make an impact as Arsenal bid to climb back into the Premier League’s top four against Newcastle on Monday.

Denis Suarez advises Carles Alena he may need to leave Barcelona

Carles Alena should not settle for a bit-part role at Barcelona and should consider opportunities to pursue his career elsewhere, according to Denis Suarez.
Lille president Gerard Lopez has distanced the club from rumours they will hire Jose Mourinho in the near future, insisting the coach must instead be scouting the French side's players for his next club.

Jose Mourinho back on Real Madrid’s radar as Zinedine Zidane fights for job

Zinedine Zidane is entering must-win territory at Real Madrid, with Goal learning that the Frenchman has lost the trust of certain board members amid talk of a return to the Santiago Bernabeu for Jose Mourinho.
Syli Nationale star Naby Keita has called on his teammates to put their 1-0 defeat at the hands of Nigeria behind to focus on their last group match against Burundi with the aim of winning.

Liverpool’s Naby Keita withdrawn from Guinea squad for Comoros and Chile friendlies

Guinea midfielder Naby Keita has been withdrawn from the 23-man squad set to face Comoros and Chile in upcoming international friendly matches.g
Marcelo

Real Madrid without a left-back as Marcelo suffers injury

Real Madrid have confirmed that Marcelo has torn his right thigh and will almost certainly miss their game with Granada at the weekend.
Sergio Ramos insists he is not bothered by rumours that Jose Mourinho could be set to return as Real Madrid manager.

Sergio Ramos shrugs off Jose Mourinho to Real Madrid rumours

Sergio Ramos insists he is not bothered by rumours that Jose Mourinho could be set to return as Real Madrid manager.
Cristiano Ronaldo has clarified that a hand gesture he aimed at Atletico Madrid supporters during Juventus's 2-2 draw with the Liga side was not intended to offend them.

Cristiano Ronaldo mocking Atletico Madrid fans with hand gesture

Cristiano Ronaldo has clarified that a hand gesture he aimed at Atletico Madrid supporters during Juventus's 2-2 draw with the Liga side was not intended to offend them.

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During a session with the club's media, Manchester United forward Odion Ighalo was surprised to receive a call from legend Andy Cole.

Odion Ighalo happy to sacrifice £80k-a-week to stay at Manchester United

The 30-year-old’s loan from Shanghai Shenhua expires on Monday, and the Chinese Super League club want him back for their new campaign.
The head of China’s Taiwan Affairs Office, Liu Jieyi, said on Friday that China wants to peacefully ”reunite” with Taiwan.

China wants to peacefully reunite with Taiwan

While marking 15 years since China signed into law its Anti-Secession Law, Jieyi added that outside attempts by foreign forces to interfere in ”reunification” will fail.

Nigerian Navy redeploys top senior military officers

The Chief of the Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, on Thursday approved new appointments of some senior officers in the Nigerian Navy.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, yesterday asked Health Minister, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, the whereabouts of visiting Chinese medical personnel, saying their activities in the country must the oversighted by the parliament.

Nigeria to use hotels, schools as isolation centres

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said the Federal Government would require hotels and school dormitories as quarantine and isolation centres because of shortage of hospital beds.
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC)

NLC asks governors to scrap security vote

The Nigeria Labour Congress has said the security votes in the executive arm of government should be scrapped from the budgeting system, to avert abuses in line with the reality of the COVID-19 financial constraints on the country.