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Robert Lewandowski has urged Bayern Munich to make three new signings as he vented his frustrations at a lack of arrivals at the Bundesliga champions.

Robert Lewandowski: Bayern Munich lacking leadership on the pitch

Star striker Robert Lewandowski believes Bayern Munich are suffering from a lack of on-field leadership.
David Luiz is eager to point out that his future remains very much at Arsenal, with the experienced centre-half reluctant to be drawn on speculation that he could return to his native Brazil.

David Luiz has no plans to leave Arsenal for Brazil return before 2021

David Luiz is eager to point out that his future remains very much at Arsenal, with the experienced centre-half reluctant to be drawn on speculation that he could return to his native Brazil.
At long last, Mauro Icardi found a new club… for now. 4

Transfer window ends with star loans rather than huge deals

The transfer window shut gently across much of Europe with a flurry of loan deals instead of the anticipated bang of a mega-move.
Luis Suarez is out for an indefinite period after injuring his right calf in Barcelona's La Liga loss to Athletic Bilbao on Friday, the club have confirmed.

Barcelona confirm Luis Suarez calf injury

Luis Suarez is out for an indefinite period after injuring his right calf in Barcelona's La Liga loss to Athletic Bilbao on Friday, the club have confirmed.
Athletic Bilbao’s Aritz Aduriz secures the points with an overhead kick. Javier Zorrilla-EPA

Athletic Bilbao shatter Barcelona’s ten-year opening record

Aritz Aduriz netted a sumptuous late strike, which helped Athletic Bilbao past reigning champions Barcelona in the opening match of La Liga on Friday night.
Lucas Hernández

Record-signing Lucas Hernandez starts training at Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich’s record signing Lucas Hernandez took part in his first squad training session on Tuesday, four months after a serious knee operation, the Bundesliga champions reported on their website on Wednesday.
Louis van Gaal has hit out at Lionel Messi, claiming the Barcelona talisman should be adapting himself to the team, and not the other way around.

Lionel Messi dropped as Barcelona release squad against Napoli

Lionel Messi was not included in Ernesto Valverde's team, as Barcelona released a squad of 26 players to face Napoli in their upcoming friendly match on Wednesday in Miami.

Valencia uncertainty opens door for West Ham to snare Barcelona outcast

After Valencia beat West Ham to the signature of Maxi Gómez this summer, the London club may now be set to exact a swift revenge.
Bayern Munich captain Manuel Neuer has declared himself fresh and pain-free after two seasons tainted by injury.

Manuel Neuer eager for Bayern success after two injury-hit seasons

Germany goalkeeper Neuer battled thumb and calf problems last term after missing almost the entire 2017-18 season due to a metatarsal fracture.
Jasper Cillessen had grown tired of sitting on the bench at Barcelona and does not view his move to Valencia as a backward step.

Jasper Cillessen: Playing for Valencia beats sitting on Barcelona’s bench

Jasper Cillessen had grown tired of sitting on the bench at Barcelona and does not view his move to Valencia as a backward step.
Kieran Tierney

Bayern Munich tracking Kieran Trippier as competition for Joshua Kimmich

Trippier has been deemed surplus to requirements at Tottenham with the club thought to be willing to listen to offers over €30m.
Bayern Munich midfielder Rafinha has confirmed that he will leave the Bundesliga giants at the end of the season.

Rafinha recruited by Flamengo after Bayern Munich exit

Rafinha has returned to his native Brazil with Flamengo after eight years at Bayern Munich.
Arjen Robben considers Pep Guardiola to be “tactically brilliant”, with Manchester City’s treble-winning coach having shown during a spell at Bayern Munich that he is “football crazy in a positive way”.

Arjen Robben: Pep Guardiola is football crazy in a good way

Arjen Robben considers Pep Guardiola to be “tactically brilliant”, with Manchester City’s treble-winning coach having shown during a spell at Bayern Munich that he is “football crazy in a positive way”.
Bayern Munich midfielder Rafinha has confirmed that he will leave the Bundesliga giants at the end of the season.

Rafinha to join Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery in leaving Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich midfielder Rafinha has confirmed that he will leave the Bundesliga giants at the end of the season.
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)

Barcelona announce squad to face Liverpool

Barcelona publish the list of players who will travel to Liverpool on Monday to take part in the return leg of the Champions League semi-final.
Messi needed treatment before he could continue at Old Trafford (Getty)

Barcelona rest Lionel Messi ahead of Manchester United quarter-final

Barcelona will rest Lionel Messi and Sergio Busquets against Huesca in La Liga on Saturday ahead of their Champions League quarter-final against Manchester United.
Bayern Munich’s French midfielder Franck Ribery (L) and Bayern Munich’s Portuguese midfielder Renato Sanches (R) celebrate after the first goal for Munich during the German first division football match between 1 FC Bayern Munich and RB Leipzig in Munich, southern Germany, on December 19, 2018. (Photo by Christof STACHE / AFP) /

Bayern Munich beat Eintracht Frankfurt to move into second spot

Franck Ribery scored twice for champions Bayern Munich to beat Eintracht Frankfurt 3-0 on Saturday and climb to second place.
Franck Ribery

Franck Ribery double fires Bayern Munich up to second in Bundesliga

The evergreen Franck Ribery scored for the third time in four days as reigning champions Bayern Munich moved up to second in the Bundesliga table on Saturday with a 3-0 win at Eintracht Frankfurt, leaving them six points behind leaders Borussia Dortmund.

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Nigerian Army decorates 31 new major generals

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