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Mascherano, Busquets back for Barca

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent |

Barcelona's defensive injury issues are showing signs of easing with Javier Mascherano and Sergio Busquets both returning to full training ahead of Sunday’s La Liga trip to Villarreal. • Ledwith: Youngsters the key • Tomas: La Li...

Fitness boost for Daniel Sturridge

ESPN staff | April, 23 2014

Daniel Sturridge has told the Mirror he is hopeful of making his return from injury when Liverpool host his former club Chelsea on Sunday. • Kelly: We've been here before but forgotten what it's like Sturridge missed the Reds' 3-2 win...

Klinsmann says Moyes firing wrong Video

ESPN staff |

Jurgen Klinsmann voiced strong support for recently sacked Manchester United manager David Moyes, saying he was a talented football man who deserved more time on the job. • Marcotti: Director of football vital for Man United &bull...

Platini pledges significant FFP sanctions

UEFA president Michel Platini has told Le Parisien the imminent announcement of financial fair play punishments will contain "significant sanctions" for "big clubs" but added there would be no "blood and tears." &...

Martinez plays down links to Utd duo

Mike Whalley |

LIVERPOOL -- Roberto Martinez has played down reports that Everton are planning a summer move for Manchester United pair Tom Cleverley and Danny Welbeck. • Okwonga: New beginning at Utd • O'Farrell: Mirallas injury a blow England int...

Heinze could join Bielsa at OM - Lucho

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent |

Lucho Gonzalez has backed his former boss Marcelo Bielsa and ex-teammate Gabriel Heinze to be successful at Marseille should the pair unite at the Stade Velodrome. Bielsa, 58, is expected to sign a three-year deal in the coming days to take ov...

Bayern slammed for 'predictable' tactics

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent |

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola has come in for plenty of criticism for his tactics in the Champions League defeat at Real Madrid, while club chief Matthias Sammer admitted the European champions need to add end product to their dominant possessi...

Sabella: Messi will shine at World Cup

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella has backed Lionel Messi to come good at this summer’s World Cup, saying the ideal platform is being put in place for the Barcelona star to shine in Brazil. • Martino on Messi slump • ...

Chelsea set to escape selection rap

PA Sport | April, 23 2014

Chelsea are unlikely to be punished by the Premier League if Jose Mourinho carries out his proposal to field a weakened side at Liverpool on Sunday to safeguard their Champions League hopes. • Worrall: Veterans hold Atletico With the Blue...

Ronaldo 'fine' on return to action for Real

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent |

Cristiano Ronaldo said he had proven his fitness to doubters apparently within his own club after he returned from injury to play a key role in Real Madrid’s 1-0 Champions League semifinal first leg win over Bayern Munich at the Estadio Santi...

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