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but I’m only thinking about Barcelona.according to health authorities in Guangdong province.”I have already been inquiring about the coaching course.CONMEBOL has tentatively earmarked May 6 for the competition’s resumption but will await the recommendations of authorities before making a final decision.the clubs are facing growing financial pressure

Chinese men’s football has failed to qualify 上海休闲会所 for three consecutive Olympic games since the 2008 Beijing Games at home.on the outskirts of the capital.and two draws.RIO DE JANEIRO – Midfielder Arthur Melo could swap Barcelona for Juventus in the upcoming European summer transfer window.” Cramer spoke about having to repair the connection to fans.The Rio de Janeiro club began preliminary talks with Mikel’s representatives last month after aborting their pursuit of former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Tourewith the focus mainly on young.00) for local healthcare professionals battling the coronavirus 上海娱乐会所 outbreak with the release of a limited edition jersey.The club needs to make a decision and it will be taken this week.fans and all stakeholders.but is best known in the UK for forming part of the Liverpool squad that won a League title.The former Palmeiras player revealed that he had studied videos of himself during the tournament to identify where he went wrong and work on his mistakes

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Timo Werner joining Chelsea may lead to Man Utd missing

Timo Werner has now been confirmed as a Chelsea player for next season and that could reportedly lead to Manchester United missing out on another transfer target. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been desperate to bolster his attacking options ever since last summer when the club failed to replace Romelu Lukaku.

Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford have both impressed, while Mason Greenwood has emerged as a talent of the future, but Solskjaer still wants to bring in an out-and-out striker.While Werner was strongly tipped to join Liverpool, United had also held an interest in stealing the striker away from RB Leipzig.

It means Leipzig will be looking for a replacement in the summer and Le10 Sport claim they have identified Wissam Ben Yedder as the ideal option.

Monaco are said to be open to negotiating a deal to sell Ben Yedder despite him only having joined last summer.

It is claimed the French club are demanding £36million to entertain selling the 29-year-old, who scored more than half of Monaco’s goals in Ligue 1 this past season.

United though have also been tracking Ben Yedder for several months and have even made contact with the forward’s representatives.

But when Liverpool pulled out of negotiations as they weren’t prepared to pay Werner’s release clause, Chelsea swooped in to agree personal terms.Odion Ighalo has had his loan spell extended, but reports have suggested the United boss will still target another forward in the summer transfer window.

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David Luiz takes blame for Arsenal’s Man City loss

Speaking after the final whistle, Arteta declared that his opinion of Luiz had not changed despite the 33-year-old’s horrific performance against City.

But the Spanish coach has since admitted he cannot guarantee the £125,000-a-week South American will be handed a new deal because of the financial difficulties the club face after the coronavirus crisis.

Arteta said: “I don’t know [if he has played his last game here].”He is very open, he is a leader and I was sure he was going to speak in front of everybody. You heard what he said, he was very direct with us too.

“That is what I value from him and that is what I like from him. We need to be fair on him. Me personally, I am going to defend him with everything I have because I believe in him.

“He has shown me a lot of things in his time here and his career speaks for itself.”We need to be fair on him. I’m going to defend him with everything I have because I believe in him.”He has shown me a lot of things in my time here. His character speaks for itself.

“We cannot forget the financial situation. The way COVID-19 has hit every club and the economy in general, it is going to have an impact.”What the club is doing at the moment is assessing the situation and trying to clarify a lot of uncertainties that we have in the future.

“I will have to make big decisions but timewise it is difficult to fit them in our needs. We are trying our best and it is difficult sometimes because the player or our sporting necessities in a difficult situation, but again we have to adapt. It is what it is.”That’s why I wanted to protect David on Wednesday and didn’t start him. It’s a funny game and after 20 minutes you need him.

“He is a player with a lot of uncertainty in the last few weeks.”

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Werner willing to miss Leipzig’s Champions League run to join

Manchester City are interested in signing defender Achraf Hakimi this summer, The Sun reports. The right-back is currently impressing on loan from Real Madrid at Borussia Dortmund, and while the German club are keen to make the move permanent, City are also keen on the 21-year-old, with Chelsea and Arsenal also monitoring whether Real may be willing to sell the Moroccan.

Paper Round’s view: If Hakimi is attracting attention then you better believe Real themselves know they have a player on their hands. They will not let go of him lightly, and may yet be willing to offload him on loan for another season before bringing him back to the Bernabeu. A permanent move away seems unlikely.

Maurizio Sarri wants to bring Chelsea duo Jorginho and Marcos Alonso to Juventus, the Express reports. Sarri brought Jorginho to Stamford Bridge when taking charge of Chelsea in 2018, and now the Juve head coach wants the midfielder, as well as Alonso, in Turin. Chelsea reportedly value the duo at €80m, and Juve are pondering what players they could offer in any potential deal.

Leicester and Crystal Palace are set to battle it out for James Tarkowski’s signature, the Mirror reports. Burnley slapped a £50m pricetag on their defender when Leicester came in search of a replacement for Harry Maguire last summer, but the Foxes have renewed their interest in the England international, with Palace set to rival them when the transfer window opens.

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David Silva to see out season with Manchester City

The Spanish midfielder’s contract was due to expire at the end of June, with the 34-year-old captain set to leave after 10 years with the club.

The Premier League is due to restart without spectators on Wednesday and aims to complete the season on July 26 after months of inactivity due to the COVID-19 lockdown.

The visitors were unable to add to their lead, but emerged victorious nonetheless, despite Alphonso Davies picking up a second yellow card late on.

Sealing the title with two games to spare, Bayern have completed a remarkable turnaround this season after a poor start to the campaign led to the sacking of coach Niko Kovac.

Bayern dominated the battle for possession and territory in the first half, but save a couple of half-chances for Kingsley Coman, were largely frustrated in their efforts to find an opener until Jerome Boateng played a fine ball to Lewandowski, who chested it down and swept the ball into the far corner.

After the break, Bayern continued probing. Lewandowski was denied what would have been a spectacular second goal by the offside flag, then missed a fine chance to double his tally with a presentable heading opportunity.

Alphonso Davies, booked early on for lashing out at an opponent, picked up a second yellow card for blocking a player as Bremen attempted to counter.

“He will finish the last games without people. But hopefully he and the club can organise a proper farewell in front of people.”

Silva, who joined City from Valencia in 2010, has won four Premier League titles, two FA Cups and the League Cup five times.

City’s hopes of defending their Premier League title are gone, with Liverpool 25 points clear, but they remain in contention for the Champions League and FA Cup.

“David will stay until the end of season,” said Guardiola ahead of the home match against Arsenal.

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Wouldn’t worry about it. Two more wins….

Who ever programed the super computer is byast.. probably a man utd fan.. because if it was based on won loss draws… goals and comceded.. even a 9 year old child will predict liverpool to win at least 5 draw maybe 3 possible loose 1… and that would he a worst case for liverpool…

Aside from the job interview with a literal League One club before he had actually retired. That sounds an awful lot like a ‘fast track’ and a ‘golden ticket’. Mediawatch must have missed the part where Ashley Cole turned Shrewsbury Town down while he was still an active player.but hey i will laugh so hard i will poo mysrlelf if the super omputer is as far off as i think it will be and hopefully never he used in convosations again… computers cannot take into account human error.. ref desisions or var desisions yellow and red cards….. not to mention injuries or simple fluke goals… and definatly doesnt take into consideration man city loosing to a team like palace

Finally, something to agree on. This is literally ‘the biggest talking point for action-starved football supporters’ since March 11. Nothing has happened in the 93 days since; certainly nothing as important as a predicted Premier League table that alters the positions of four mid-table clubs and shuffles the current bottom three around while keeping them in the relegation places.

You should really consider changing your Mediawatch publication.. it’s shocking.. it baffles me how you can wince at others, slag them off for been.hypocrites, etc.. and the produce this!? You would still get the clicks if you changed.

Sombody now saying Rashford should get a knighthood. What’s next? David Beckham a knighthood for services to sarongs? That wouldn’t surprise me. They did give Bobby Charlton a knighthood for services to ticket touting.

Isn’t it “weird” that they try to make a point about Jordan using Rashford as the example. There’s nothing negative about what Rashford has done, it’s a good news story.. just leave it at that. We know what Jordan said, and it wasn’t particularly out of character, so let it go.. he is what he is.

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Man City 7-3 Arsenal, Liverpool collapse and more silliness

There is something ironic about this opening paragraph appearing in The Sun:

‘Graham Potter has urged people to educate themselves more on the subject of racism.’

And the nation’s best-selling newspaper continues to display wilful ignorance about the role it has played in embedding a lack of cultural education and understanding deep into society.

And how about this for a start to the third paragraph?

‘Racism has come back under the spotlight…’

How good of you to make legitimate concerns over systemic and extensive discrimination sound like the latest fad that will soon go out of fashion.

How does this all work? Well, “Simulated Reality football matches reflect team form and normal match conditions,” which is a neat trick when Premier League games behind closed doors after a solid three-month break is unprecedented.

But credit to them: they have listed every single predicted result. Like Tottenham drawing 3-3 with Everton, or Aston Villa hammering Wolves 3-0.

The supercomputer also comes up with such entirely believable conclusions as:

1) Villa randomly thrashing Wolves in between eight defeats and a draw with West Ham on the final day.

2) Liverpool earning 14 more points from their final nine games; Norwich get 12.

3) Liverpool losing as many games (three) in their final nine fixtures as they have in their previous 75. They both ‘falter just a little’ and ‘well and truly limp over the line’.

4) It being a ‘disaster’ for Arsenal that they finish level on points with Tottenham, for whom finishing eighth would presumably be a boost.

5) The suggestion that West Ham ‘stay in good form’ by ‘following up their win against Tottenham with a 1-0 defeat of Chelsea’.

6) Manchester City beating Arsenal 7-3. Mind you…

The sight of football at the end of this interminable tunnel means the triumphant return of the supercomputers. Poor Liverpool.

Are you genuinely suggesting someone with all the necessary coaching qualifications and a storied playing career was ignored by Football League clubs until seven years after his retirement because he is a ‘loner’? That is the only reason you can think of as to why he has managed a League Two and League One club while Gerrard and Lampard strolled into much bigger jobs at a younger age?

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Personal fitness plan giving him an edge

Prior to his switch to Brescia, there was talk of a move to Flamengo in Brazil, while more recently fellow Brazilian side Vasco da Gama have been linked as a potential destination, as well as Galatasaray in Turkey or the MLS.

Gabriel Jesus is a natural. He was a Brazilian title winner and an Olympic gold medallist while still a teenager. By the time he arrived at Manchester City the following year he had already scored five goals in his first six appearances for his country and looked an obvious bargain even at £27m. But there is much more to Jesus’ success than mere natural talent.

Seven goals in his first 10 Premier League appearances won over the crowd. His 94th-minute winner against Southampton on the final afternoon of his first full season at City, took the team to 100 points. But throughout that campaign Jesus was demanding more of himself.

The demands of the Premier League were such that Jesus’ diet came under scrutiny. Pep Guardiola had to instruct him to stop drinking coca cola but that wasn’t the only issue.

“Pizza, bread, I loved all that,” he admits. “I loved burgers. That was all so bad for me and my body. But this was my life before Andre came.”

Perhaps there will be another shot in a big league. But whatever his next move, Balotelli’s brief time back in Brescia feels like a frustratingly familiar story for the forward.

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Those examples reflect Balotelli’s performances

The attitude and application of the Premier League winner clearly frustrates his current coach, Lopez, too. He has revealed Balotelli’s commitment to maintaining his fitness during lockdown didn’t match that of his team-mates.

“I believe that everyone is master of his own destiny but not in words. With gestures,” he said. “Mario trains on his own because his team-mates have made a journey that he hasn’t done. It was optional, OK, but the group took one path and he took another.

A long-term injury to fellow striker Ernesto Torregrossa has limited the alternatives for Lopez and Brescia but, regardless of their situation, president Cellino has decided he has seen enough and his club can do without this star name.

The inevitable question is – where next for Balotelli now? Clubs in England, France and Italy have all seen first hand the maddening mix of magic and disruption he brings with him. Would teams in those divisions be prepared to gamble on him delivering the consistency which he has rarely shown so far in his career?

Brescia are nine points from safety with 12 games remaining and, despite Cellino appointing three different managers in the space of the season, they have struggled with the step up in leagues, paying for not strengthening their squad further last summer.

“During the quarantine, he did not show up on Zoom. Although he says he is fine, he is not at the level of his companions. He has to recover, period.”

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I stayed in the hotel along with a few others, including staff

“Captaining your country is a privilege but a challenge on a different scale to captaining a club,” said Rooney. “ You’re not with your players every day, the off-field commitments are huge — and with England a significant duty is having to help negotiate the players’ commercial payments. “It’s your responsibility to welcome new players and settle them into the squad. I always made sure I hung around the games room and coffee area a lot during the day, so I was there for players — especially new ones — to talk to. “The media duties are more intense. You face the country’s leading journalists — and not all of them think you should be captain. “Some press conferences are tough. In 2015, when France played at Wembley following the Paris attacks, before the pre-match conference I remember sitting in the office with Roy and (FA chief executive) Martin Glenn and disagreeing with the FA’s briefing. “We knew, because of the sensitivities, there would be difficult questions that should be answered carefully and clearly but the FA advised we say the events in Paris were tragic but not for us to talk about. I said, ‘No, we’re all adults, we have to say how we feel.’ We had to speak from the heart. People would have seen through rehearsed answers. “I went into every captain’s press conference wanting to be honest and there are tricks. If you want to give a particular answer, you make sure you get asked the question. At Euro 2016, Raheem Sterling was going through a tough time, facing unfair criticism, so via the FA’s press officers I made sure a journalist asked me a question that allowed me to defend him.”

Rooney has grown used to dealing with the media spotlight ever since he burst onto the scene as a 16-year-old at Everton in 2002. Though he is widely praised for being one of the best players of his generation, his high profile has often led to less savoury headlines.

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