newsfootball5 months ago

Reports | Tottenham close in on loan deal for Barcelona defender Clement Lenglet

According to reports from Sky Sports, Tottenham are edging closer to completing a loan deal for Clement Lenglet from Barcelona as Antonio Conte aims to bolster his defensive options ahead of the 2022-23 campaign. The French defender has fallen out of the pecking order at the Catalan club.
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newsfootballa year ago

Bayern Munich’s Dayot Upamecano pulls out of France squad after thigh injury

In a statement, Bayern Munich have confirmed that Dayot Upamecano has pulled out of the France squad and returned to Munich after an injury to his thigh. The 22-year-old was called up as part of Didier Deschamps’ squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers after an impressive start to the season.
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newsfootballa year ago

Antoine Griezmann had good season and isn’t judged fairly, asserts Clement Lenglet

In light of criticism flying Antoine Griezmann’s way, Clement Lenglet has defended his Barcelona and France teammate by admitting that the forward has impressed for the Camp Nou side this season. The Frenchman’s ability and talent hasn’t been questioned but he hasn’t been at his best for Barcelona.
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newsfootball3 years ago

For me, it wasn’t a penalty, asserts Clement Lenglet

Barcelona centre back Clement Lenglet has boldly claimed that the two controversial calls for a penalty by Real Madrid were rightfully denied by the referee and Video Assistant Referee (VAR). This season’s first El Clasico ended in a disappointing 0-0 draw, a scoreline repeated after 17 years.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Barcelona must be patient with wonderkid Ansu Fati, claims Clement Lenglet

La Liga giants Barcelona’s newest talent Ansu Fati finally made his full debut on Saturday, against Valencia. A product of Barcelona’s academy, La Masia, Fati responded superbly to his first start by scoring a goal and assisting another in an emphatic 5-2 victory over rivals Valencia.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Barcelona can finally concentrate on the season, says Clement Lenglet after Neymar saga

Barcelona star Clement Lenglet hopes that the club can now concentrate on the season, now that the transfer saga surrounding Neymar is over. A lot was said in the press about the Brazilian's return to Barcelona, but ultimately, clubs couldn't come to an agreement which saw a move eventually fail.
Miguel Coelho