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newsfootball2 months ago

Manchester City confirm that they have started proceedings to withdraw from Super League

In what is the first statement, Manchester City have confirmed that they have started formalities to withdraw from the group developing plans for a Super League. The Cityzens, alongside five English clubs and six more from across Europe, announced that they had joined a breakaway Super League.
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newsfootball2 months ago

We will hunt Manchester City and try to close the gap between us, asserts Thomas Tuchel

Ahead of the FA Cup semi-final, Thomas Tuchel has revealed that Chelsea have plans to hunt down Manchester City as they try to close down the gap between the Cityzens and themselves. The Blues currently sit in fifth but are nearly 20 points behind Pep Guardiola’s side who sit in first place.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Juventus have to be careful with every move we make; even with new contracts, implies Fabio Paratici

Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici has admitted that the club needs to be financially careful with every move they make when asked about Paulo Dybala’s new contract. The Argentine has spent the better part of the last decade with the club but has only eighteen months left on his current deal.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Chelsea v Porto Champions League quarter-final tie moved to Seville over COVID-19 protocols

In a tweet from their official account, UEFA have confirmed that Chelsea’s Champions League quarter-final tie has been moved to Seville with both legs set to be played there. This comes as an added precaution against the coronavirus with Portugal banning flights to and from the UK.
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newsfootball3 months ago

We’re weeks away from creating the ideal Champions League system, claims Andrea Agnelli

Chairman of the European Clubs Association Andrea Agnelli has revealed that the revamped version of the Champions League is set to be agreed upon within weeks with it close to the ideal system. UEFA have been looking to expand Europe’s top club competition with it expected to start from 2024.
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newsfootball9 months ago

Have no plans to leave Bayern Munich anytime soon, proclaims Lucas Hernandez

Lucas Hernandez has confirmed that he doesn’t plan to leave Bayern Munich this summer but he did admit that his future depends on how this season goes. The 24-year-old signed for the Bundesliga and Champions League winners last summer but struggled to clinch a first team berth in his debut season.
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newsfootballa year ago

We are a young and hungry squad that can keep on learning, claims Joe Gomez

English defender Joe Gomez stated that the current Liverpool side is far from a finished article as they are still a young, hungry squad that can keep on learning. The Reds won the Champions League last season and followed it up with a Premier League title - their first win in 30 years.
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newsfootballa year ago

PSG will never sell their stars but they will buy the best, proclaims Andre Herrera

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Ander Herrera has revealed that the Ligue 1 giants have no intentions of selling their best players but instead will look to add to their team in the future. Both Kylian Mbappe and Neymar, among others, have been heavily linked with a move away to bigger leagues.
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newsfootballa year ago

Thrived under players like Michael Carrick and Wayne Rooney, states Marcus Rashford

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford has revealed that he has ‘thrived’ under players like Micael Carrick and Wayne Rooney during his initial days at the club. The 22-year old is a club graduate who made his senior debut for the Red Devils in 2016, three years after Paul Scholes retired.
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newsfootballa year ago

Impossible to finish Champions League by July-August, opines Lucas Hernandez

Bayern Munich defender Lucas Hernandez believes that it is impossible to complete the UEFA Champions League in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic that has caused a global crisis. Football associations across the world have stalled their league seasons across the pyramid for an indefinite period.
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