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Team Spotlight: Racing Santander and their European adventure

Racing Santander have spent much of their time either in the Segunda Division or in the bottom half of La Liga. Their title challenge in 1930 was a fluke more than a precursor of more to come, while they have managed to reach the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey on two occasions, in 2007/08 and 2009/10 seasons. Since then, they have dropped two tiers and struggle to get past the first round, if they can enter at all. But sandwiched between their two campaigns in the last four of…

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Goncalo Guedes wants to remain at Valencia, father states

Valencia will make a permanent bid for on-loan star Goncalo Guedes after an impressive season at the Mestalla, according to the player’s father. In a discussion with radio station Tribuna Deportiva, Rogerio Guedes stated that Los Che’s owner, Peter Lim, has let it be known that the club will look into signing the 21-year-old from parent club Paris Saint-Germain. French newspaper Le Parisien reported last week that PSG are willing to negotiate and sell the forward for €40 million to abide by UEFA’S Financial Fair Play regulations. From Paris to…

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Manchester City not giving up Iniesta signing this summer

Manchester City, Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain are all still interested in signing Andres Iniesta this summer, according to reports. The Catalan club’s captain has been linked with an exit from the Camp Nou this season and it is now being reported that he will call time on his successful career with the club in June. Various reports claimed that a three year deal with Guanjian has been agreed and that he will get paid 37m euros for his stint in Asia, but a second offer from Chongqing has since…

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Neymar releases cryptic tweet to Lionel Messi

Paris Saint Germain forward Neymar has sent a cryptic tweet alongside Lionel Messi, causing Spanish media to look into what his words could possibly mean. The Brazilian forward sensationally left Barcelona last summer but his time at Ligue 1 club PSG has been less than successful, having failed to see them move past Real Madrid in the Champions League. Neymar, who is currently nursing an injury, which rules him out of the rest of the season and potentially his country’s World Cup this summer – has toyed with press about…

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Marco Verratti: Barcelona rumours false, I’m staying at PSG

Marco Verratti has rejected claims that he is set to move to Barcelona in the summer, instead reaffirming his desire to remain at Paris Saint-Germain. The 25-year-old Italian has long been linked with joining the Catalan outfit, who are in the market for a replacement for Andres Iniesta, who is considering heading to China. Yet, Verratti is keen to remain in the French capital, despite ongoing concerns of the club’s pedigree in the Champions League. Italian not leaving French capital Rumours have once again swirled around amidst PSG’s recent demise…

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Rakitic keeps door open for Neymar return

Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic has kept the door open for a potential return for Neymar, who is claimed to want to leave Paris Saint Germain. Neymar has reportedly told players, coaches and even directors at FC Barcelona that he wants to return to his former club. The Brazilian has not settled in Paris and with his team knocked out of the Champions League by Real Madrid this week, he is as unhappy as ever. Mundo Deportivo say that the forward is hoping to secure a return to the Camp Nou not…

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Neymar’s problems at PSG warned before leaving Barcelona

Spanish daily Marca have looked into the problems Neymar is suffering at Paris Saint Germain, saying the Brazilian was warned by a number of Barcelona players last summer. Early on field conflicts with Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani, plus ever-increasing links of a move to Real Madrid have made Neymar’s first season at the Ligue 1 side, a little less than of an impact. PSG officials spent big over last summer as they signed both Kylian Mbappe from AS Monaco and Neymar from Barca, but their arrivals did not help Unai…

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PSG Ultras pay a visit to Real Madrid’s team hotel

Paris Saint Germain Ultra’s visited Real Madrid’s hotel on Monday evening as the Spanish side prepared for the Champions League clash. A group connected with Collectif Ultras Paris disrupted Madrid’s night with flares and firecrackers outside the hotel, with reports claiming that around 50 people attended the hotel at around 1.30am. Marca report that flares were lit and firecrackers were set off as the Ultras ensured the players of Real Madrid knew their presence. Police later attended the scene and moved the group on, before keeping a close eye on…

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Real Madrid welcome back Modric and Kroos for PSG tie

Zinedine Zidane has taken a full-strength squad to France ahead of Real Madrid’s Champions League showdown against Paris Saint-Germain. Toni Kroos and Luka Modric are among the 24-man contingent to have travelled for the Round of 16 clash at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday, with the midfield duo having been injury concerns for the game. 📝💫 Our squad for Tuesday’s Champions League last-16 second leg match against @PSG_English!#RMUCL | #HalaMadrid pic.twitter.com/fWa5b0Almu — Real Madrid C.F.🇺🇸🇬🇧 (@realmadriden) 5 March 2018 Real Madrid will be looking to hold onto their 3-1…

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Neymar could miss World Cup after surgery

Neymar has been ruled out for three months ahead of surgery on his foot, whilst reports claim he could miss the World Cup this summer. The 25-year-old former Barcelona player was stretchered off in the 3-0 win over Marseille on Sunday evening, having sustained a metatarsal fracture and sprained ankle. Globo Esporte were first to report on Tuesday morning that the Brazilian international would miss two months of football, threatening his participation in PSG’s Ligue 1 and Champions League campaigns, plus his country’s preparations for the World Cup in Russia…

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