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Messi ban: Barcelona issue statement expressing their 'outrage' at decision

Barcelona have released a statement declaring their "outrage" at Lionel Messi's four-match ban from representing Argentina.

Messi was suspended for insulting the linesman during his national team's 1-0 World Cup qualifying win over Chile last week.

The ban was announced just hours before La Albiceleste's game away to Bolivia on …

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Scholes defends 'brave' Pogba after criticism

Paul Scholes feels Paul Pogba has been unfairly criticised at Manchester United, praising the midfielder's "brave" performances since his world-record move from Juventus.

The France international has received mixed reviews for his performances after rejoining the club in a move worth an initial £89 million ahead of the 2016-17 season …

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'We are talking' - Ibrahimovic hints at Man Utd extension

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has confirmed he is in negotiations to extend his Manchester United deal and is enjoying his time at the club, but has offered no assurances over his Old Trafford future.

The veteran striker has thrived during his debut season in the Premier League, scoring 26 goals in all …

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'White fits him well' - Ramos jabs back at Pique's comments

The war of words between Real Madrid and Barcelona is always fun.

Gerard Pique made sure it stayed sparked up after Spain's win over France on Tuesday, questioning why the likes of Lionel Messi and Neymar face accusations - potentially referring to the duo's recent legal battles - while there's "nothing for …

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Portugal star Ronaldo moves into top 10 international goalscorers

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo has climbed into the top 10 international goalscorers of all time with his strike against Sweden on Tuesday.

The Real Madrid star bagged two against Hungary last week to register his 69th and 70th goals for the European Championship holders, before following up with another in …

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