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Barcelona transfer ban suspended

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 23 2014

FIFA has temporarily suspended the transfer ban handed to Barcelona meaning the club will be able to buy players this summer, pending an appeal. Earlier in April, Barcelona were banned by FIFA from signing any players for two consecutive trans...

Ferdinand, Evra futures unclear

Richard Jolly | April, 23 2014

Manchester United risk losing Patrice Evra and Rio Ferdinand after deciding not to renew their contracts before a new manager is appointed, sources have told ESPN. • Would you take David Moyes? • Scholes returns to coaching role &bu...

Barcelona to sign Hungarian teenager Tajti - report

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 23 2014

Barcelona have reportedly won a race with La Liga rivals Real Madrid to sign Hungarian youngster Matyas Tajti. Tajiti, 15, has, according to Marca, been to both Madrid and Barcelona for trials since impressing scouts at a youth tournament late la...

Nurnberg fire Verbeek with three games left

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 23 2014

Bundesliga strugglers Nurnberg have announced the sacking of coach Gertjan Verbeek with immediate effect. • Hesse: Bundesliga's greatest relegation battle Roger Prinzen has been installed as caretaker for the remainder of the season tasked...

Scholes to assist Giggs at United

Richard Jolly | April, 23 2014

Paul Scholes has returned to Manchester United as part of interim manager Ryan Giggs’ coaching staff. • Vote on Moyes' replacement The midfielder, who retired for a second time last summer, becomes the fourth member of United’...

Torres grateful for Atletico reception

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 23 2014

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has told Canal Plus that being back at Atletico Madrid during Tuesday’s 0-0 Champions League semifinal first leg was emotional, while suggesting he would quite like a permanent return to the Estadio C...

Atletico happy with attacking approach

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 23 2014

Atletico Madrid captain Gabi said his team were the only ones trying to win the game during their Champions League semifinal first-leg draw with Chelsea. • Walker: Defences hold strong in Madrid • Torres grateful for Atletico reception...

Alonso: Real will be ruthless with the ball

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 23 2014

Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso says that clever play, not aimless possession, will be key for his side in Wednesday’s Champions League semifinal first leg against Bayern Munich. • Rigg: Galacticos aim to outshine Bayern • Hey...

Ribery urged to forget Ballon d'Or snub

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 23 2014

Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery needs to return to top form and sweep away the disappointment of not winning the Ballon d’Or, the club’s CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has told Sport Bild. • Schaaf: Bayern face Real again Fran...

Ayre: Liverpool can sign top targets now Video

Mike Whalley | April, 22 2014

Managing director Ian Ayre believes that Liverpool's qualification for the Champions League will enable them to land their top transfer targets this summer. Reports suggest that manager Brendan Rodgers will be given one of the biggest budgets in...

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