Category: Sport

Vinícius Júnior reveals why he chose Real Madrid over Barcelona

Real Madrid winger Vinícius Júnior reveals he opted against signing for Barcelona before eventually deciding to join Los Blancos. Vinícius – a €45m signing from Brasileirão side Flamengo – became the most expensive teenager ever in 2017, with his transfer fee surpassing the €38m Manchester United paid for Anthony Martial.

Franck Ribery banned for three games after shoving linesman

Franck Ribéry has officially been banned for three matches after pushing an assistant referee following Fiorentina’s 2-1 defeat to Lazio on Sunday. The 36-year-old had an altercation with match official Matteo Passeri as he remonstrated with officials after the final whistle. Serie A have declared that his “threatening attitude, grossly

Rumour Has It: Real Madrid to offer cash and Isco for Napoli’s Fabian Ruiz

Take your pick: Real Madrid, Barcelona or Manchester City? Napoli star Fabian Ruiz is in demand following his exploits in Serie A since leaving Real Betis in 2018. LaLiga giants Madrid are keen to bring Spanish midfielder Fabian to the Santiago Bernabeu. Real Madrid are prepared to offer €20million and Isco for Napoli

Roberto Firmino added to Barcelona shortlist for new striker role

Barcelona have reportedly added Roberto Firmino to their shortlist of potential replacements for Luis Suárez. Reports have been emerging all weekend as to who Barça want to sign this summer with a view to slowly phasing the Uruguayan forward. Harry Kane, Marcus Rashford and Kylian Mbappé have all been mentioned