April 20, 2021
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Barcelona to sue newspaper for publishing Messi’s $674m contract

aljazeera– Barcelona will take legal action against the Spanish newspaper El Mundo after it published details of Lionel Messi’s current contract, which it says is worth up to 555 million euros ($674m) over four years. The club also insisted on Sunday they were not responsible for the leak, which it defined as a “private document […]

Andy Murray ‘devastated’ as he shelves Australian Open plans

A “devastated” Andy Murray has been forced to withdraw from the Australian Open as he is unable to travel to Melbourne with a “workable quarantine” that would allow him to be ready to compete in the tournament, which begins on 8 February. “Gutted to share that I won’t be flying out to Australia to compete at the […]

Manchester United go clear at top after Paul Pogba volley sees off Burnley

theguardian– Manchester United are top of the Premier League at this stage of the season for the first time since the 2012-13 campaign which they ended by claiming a 20th title. For this they can thank Paul Pogba, the midfielder crowning a fine display with a sweet 71st-minute winner. This came when the Frenchman won […]

Paris St-Germain: Mauricio Pochettino main contender to replace Thomas Tuchel

bbc– Former Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is the main contender to take over at Paris St-Germain after Thomas Tuchel was sacked. On Tuesday, PSG announced Tuchel’s contract had been “terminated” and it is understood the club’s players are aware Pochettino will replace him. PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaïfi thanked Tuchel and said the

Anthony Joshua threatens Tyson Fury after taking Gypsy King’s Rolex watch

express– Anthony Joshua has warned Tyson Fury that he will take his “head off his shoulders” if the pair go toe-to-toe next year. Promoters Eddie Hearn, Frank Warren and Bob Arum are currently working on making the blockbuster bout between the two heavyweight champions. Joshua successfully defended his WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO belts with […]