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Bilbao wary of Barca backlash

ESPN staff, Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Athletic Bilbao coach Ernesto Valverde has claimed Barcelona’s poor form will not represent an advantage ahead of his side’s visit to the Camp Nou on Sunday. • Ledwith: Days of misery • Neymar out for a month ...

Filipe Luis hails Brazil squad's depth

ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

Atletico Madrid left-back Filipe Luis believes that Brazil’s squad is the hardest to get into in the world. • World Cup Daily Despite being a regular under Diego Simeone at Atletico, the 28-year-old is not currently in Selecao boss L...

Tiago: Simeone, Mourinho are similar

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent, ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

Atletico Madrid midfielder Tiago has talked up his side’s chances of success against Chelsea in the Champions League semifinals and drawn comparisons between Diego Simeone and Jose Mourinho in an interview with Marca. • Simeone...

Tottenham lining up Allegri - report

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Former AC Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri could be set to replace Tim Sherwood as the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur, according to Corriere dello Sport. • Fitch: Lamela needs new boss  Out of work since being sacked by Mi...

France striker offended by burger ad jibe - report

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Andre-Pierre Gignac has reacted angrily to a fast-food chain making fun of him to publicise the opening of a new branch in Marseille, according to La Provence. • Restaurant adds 'Zlatan' burger The Marseille striker, 28, is of...

Tevez likens Juve boss Conte to Ferguson

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Carlos Tevez has sung the praises of Juventus coach Antonio Conte, likening him to his manager at Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson. • Rzouki: Conte should want to stay at Juve Conte still has a long way to go to match Ferguson's a...

Cabaye unconcerned by lack of minutes

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Yohan Cabaye is not concerned his lack of playing time at Paris Saint-Germain could cost him his World Cup place and believes France coach Didier Deschamps "is rather happy I don't play every game". • Johnson: Cavani's mala...

Southampton to make call on Shaw's future

Kevin Palmer | April, 17 2014

Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed that club owner Katharina Liebherr and Saints chairman Ralph Krueger will decide on the future of in-demand defender Luke Shaw at the end of the season. • Rann: Saints eyeing summer...

Howard extends Everton deal to 2018 Video

ESPN staff | April, 17 2014

Tim Howard has signed a contract extension to remain with Everton until 2018. The U.S. national team goalkeeper added two years to his current deal with his Premier League club, which was set to expire in 2016. With the new deal, he'll remai...

Neymar to be sidelined for four weeks

ESPN staff | April, 17 2014

Barcelona announced on Thursday that Neymar will be out for four weeks after a bruise led to swelling on the fourth metatarsal of his left foot. • Hunter: Bale vs. Neymar • Ledwith: Eight days of misery The club also announced that J...

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