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August 29, 2018 10:01 AM Real Madrid wish Manchester City keeper Claudio Bravo well after injury

Man City were thrown into momentary disarray last week when back-up goalkeeper Claudio Bravo succumbed to major injury in training, leaving them with just one fit senior stopper in the squad. Bravo suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon and has since undergone surgery, with the Chile international likely to miss the entire 2018-19 season as a result 44

August 27, 2018 9:00 AM Real Valladolid pitch vs. Barcelona not La Liga standard

Real Valladolid president Carlos Suarez has admitted the condition of the Jose Zorrilla stadium pitch against Barcelona was not up to La Liga standards. "We thought it was going to be better than it was and that it wouldn't come up as much as it did," Suarez told Cadena Ser radio. "It's our responsibility and if a fine is given, I obviously think it will be just." Valladolid 60

August 20, 2018 9:30 AM Manchester United haven't discussed replacing Jose Mourinho with Zinedine Zidane

MANCHESTER, England -- Jose Mourinho retains the full support of Manchester United's board as sources close to the club have dismissed reports the club have already discussed the possibility of appointing Zinedine Zidane. Mourinho's position at Old Trafford is coming under increasing scrutiny after a summer of disharmony and a dire 3-2 defeat at Brighton 93

August 16, 2018 9:34 AM Barcelona's Lionel Messi makes Champions League pledge in captain's speech

Lionel Messi has pledged that Barcelona will do they can this season to bring Champions League glory back to the Camp Nou in his first public address as club captain. Messi made the rare speech on Wendesday night before Barcelona's preseason Joan Gamper Trophy match against Boca Juniors, with his promise to the home crowd coming after the club's bitter 112

August 14, 2018 1:47 PM Manchester City's Patrick Roberts set to join Girona on loan

Manchester City winger Patrick Roberts is set to join Spanish club Girona on a season-long loan deal, sources have told ESPN FC. Roberts, 21, has spent the last two seasons on loan at Scottish champions Celtic, who had been keen to sign him for a third year. But he is now set to switch to City Football Group club Girona, who finished 10th in La Liga last season 76

August 7, 2018 11:00 AM Ex-Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla earns contract at Villarreal

Santi Cazorla has been given a one-year contract by Villarreal, sources close to the La Liga side have told ESPN FC. Cazorla, who made 180 appearances for Arsenal in six seasons, left the Gunners when his contract expired in May and joined Villarreal -- where he had spent two previous spells -- on trial. The 33-year-old midfielder has agreed a one-year 61

August 7, 2018 8:56 AM Real Madrid sign son of former Barcelona, Chelsea star Eidur Gudjohnsen

Real Madrid have signed the 16-year-old son of former Barcelona and Chelsea star Eidur Gudjohnsen. Andri Lucas Gudjohnsen, who was once with Barca's La Masia academy, played more recently with Espanyol's youth sides and Iceland's under-16 team. The forward's move to join Madrid's academy had been reported for weeks before Andri Lucas Gudjohnsen made the announcement 77

July 25, 2018 9:29 AM Atletico Madrid sign Celta Vigo's Jonny Castro Otto, loan him to Wolves

MADRID -- Spanish defender Jonny Castro Otto has signed for Atletico Madrid from Celta Vigo and been immediately loaned out to promoted Premier League club Wolverhampton Wanderers, the La Liga runners up said on Wednesday. "Atletico Madrid and Celta Vigo have reached an agreement over the transfer of Jonny Castro to our club. The defender, 24, has signed 58

July 24, 2018 6:07 PM Bournemouth sign Diego Rico from La Liga's Leganes

Bournemouth have signed defender Diego Rico from Spanish side Leganes on a four-year contract, the Premier League club have said. The 25-year-old Spaniard, who will miss the first three matches of the new season after picking up a red card in the final La Liga game last term, is Bournemouth's second signing of the transfer window following the arrival 76

July 10, 2018 10:58 AM Argentina to announce decision on Jorge Sampaoli's future after World Cup exit

Argentina's Football Association (AFA) will announce this week if Jorge Sampaoli will continue at the helm of the national team, according to federation vice-president Daniel Angelici. Under Sampaoli, Argentina were eliminated from the World Cup in the round of 16 by France after narrowly getting out of a group that was topped by Croatia and also included 76