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FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, left, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal from a penalty spot during the Spanish La Liga
2020-04-01, Yahoo Daily News
Barcelona: Spain’s La Liga could recommence in July without spectators, the head of a major broadcaster has said, adding that the season was likely to be cancelled if a...
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi celebrates scoring his side's second goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday April 6, 2019
2020-03-31, Goal
The Catalans club president denied there was any unrest from the Argentine superstar at the financial cuts made to player's salaries ......
Inter Milan's Lautaro Martinez controls the ball during an Italian Cup soccer match between Inter Milan and Napoli at the San Siro stadium, in Milan, Italy, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020.
2020-03-31, Goal
The Nerazzurri striker is in high demand with his management admitting that discussions about his future have started ......
Barcelona's Lionel Messi reacts after missing a scoring chance during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Valencia and Barcelona at the Mestalla Stadium in Valencia, Spain, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020
2020-03-30, Supersport
Lionel Messi confirmed on Monday that Barcelona's players will take a 70 per cent pay cut and make financial contributions to ensure the club's other employees...
Puyol, Xavi and Messi during the final match of the FIFA World Cup 2011 against Santos FC
2020-03-29, News18
Xavi Hernandez said he wanted to coach FC Barcelona but not till the work environment was harmonious....
The Maryville Daily Times: NEW YORK (AP) — Florida officials were locked in a standoff with two cruise ships steaming toward the coast Tuesday as more coronavirus hot spots flared around the country and embattled New York City used forklifts to load bodies onto refrigerated trucks in...
Victoria Advocate: MADRID (AP) — More than 1 million euros ($1.1 million) was raised for the fight against the coronavirus pandemic with the help of athletes and musicians in Spain, the country's soccer league said Wednesday. The final tally was announced four days after the...
The Daily Mail: Ex-Arsenal defender Lauren says he would do it all over again after talking about the 'Battle of Old Trafford' in 2003 when tempers flared over between Manchester United and the Gunners. Ruud Van Nistelrooy's penalty smashed off the crossbar in stoppage-time,...
The Record: MIAMI, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The global shift to the "stay at home economy" has continued to drive TorqueEsports Corp.'s (TSXV: GAME) (OTCQB: MLLLF) impressive content expansion. Despite transferring operations to a 'work from home' model, Torque...
The Record: MORRISTOWN, N.J., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Spain's No.1 dermatological company, ISDIN�, announces professional golfer and LPGA star, Jessica Korda, as their new sports ambassador. Korda is sharing how she keeps her skin looking its best on and off the...
Sporting Life: Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy's decision to cut the wages of 550 non-playing staff has been roundly criticised - Joe Townsend looks at why there could be more to it. Given the current climate, it's understandable to jump to the conclusion that football...
Belfast Telegraph: This enforced break in the football calendar has given people plenty of opportunity to reflect on some of the great matches, seasons and players. Here, the PA news agency has picked out 10 of the best strikers to have graced the field. Pele Pele won three...
Russia Today: As clubs including Barcelona and Tottenham announce pay cuts during the pandemic, Neto has rebuked club bosses over proposals in Brazil that could lead to legal battles between professional football clubs and authorities. Club presidents are obsessed with...
Russia Today: Days after visiting a foodbank and offering fans tips to stay fit and healthy during the coronavirus crisis, former World Cup winner Jerome Boateng crashed his car after skidding off the side of a motorway in Germany. Bayern Munich defender Boateng suffered a...
Omaha World-Herald: ROME (AP) — Best known for his aggressive defending on the soccer field, Giorgio Chiellini is proving to be an effective negotiator in the board room, too. The Juventus captain — who has a master’s degree in business administration — was the main go-between...
Scottsbluff StarHerald: ROME (AP) — Facing intense surges in the need for hospital ICU beds, European nations are on a building and hiring spree, throwing together makeshift hospitals and shipping coronavirus patients out of overwhelmed cities via high-speed trains and military jets....
Caughtoffside: Football players earn extremely high wages and are some of the richest people in sport. Football players take home significant wages and are some of the highest earners compared to athletes in other sports. The world of football has seen several top earners...
Business Day Online: Tottenham chairman, Daniel Levy, has announced 550 non-playing staff at the club will see their wages cut by 20 percent for the next two months. This was announced on the same day it was revealed he was paid 7 million pounds ($8.7 million) last season. Spurs...