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    Man City boss Pep Guardiola tells Barcelona chief Laporta that Bernardo Silva isn’t going anywhere amid transfer links

    PEP GUARDIOLA insists Bernardo Silva will be in a Manchester City shirt when they meet Barcelona in a friendly.Barca are chasing the City ace and yesterday as the August 24 game at the Nou Camp was announced their President Joan Laporta teased City boss Guardiola as to whether Bernardo would be with them.
    Pep Guardiola issued a cheeky hands off warning to Barcelona chief regarding Bernardo SilvaCredit: AFP
    Citizens playmaker has been linked with a move to the Nou Camp this summerCredit: Getty
    Guardiola said: “We will bring all our top players to Barcelona.”
    “Even Bernardo?” Laporta asked.
    “Bernardo Silva and ten more!” Guardiola replied.
    The asking price could rule out cash-strapped Barca with City likely to demand £80million for the influential 27-year-old attacking midfielder who has three years left on his contract.
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    But they could raise funds if the potential £65million transfer of Frenkie de Jong to Manchester United goes through.
    Barca boss Xavi sees Bernardo as the perfect replacement for De Jong.
    Asked further yesterday to expand on Bernardo’s situation at City, Guardiola remained convinced the Portuguese international would stay with the Premier League champions.
    He said: “I think Bernardo Silva will stay with us, that’s my feeling as of today.
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    “We don’t know what will happen in the transfer window and we have always said that we want players that want to be in our club.
    “But we really appreciate Bernardo and count on him for next season.”
    Bernardo almost left City last summer citing personal issues having struggled being away from his family during the Covid restrictions.
    The player is also understood to be simply interested in change after more than 250 games five seasons with City.
    The Charity match at the Nou Camp between City and Guardiola’s former club is to raise funds for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) awareness. More

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    Watch Barcelona star Memphis Depay show off silky skills during football community match in Ghana

    BARCELONA star Memphis Depay put on a show for his adoring fans in Ghana by displaying his silky skills on a mud pitch in Accra.The 28-year-old, who was born to a Ghanaian father, regularly visits the African nation during his holidays as he leads several community projects there.
    Holland star Memphis Depay headed off to Ghana following the recent international breakCredit: Getty
    Barcelona winger Depay dazzled fans with his silky skills on the grassless pitchCredit: Instagram
    Depay put on a show for the crowd alongside Dutch compatriot Quincy PromesCredit: Instagram
    And following the international break, the ex-Manchester United winger headed off to Ghana with Dutch compatriot Quincy Promes.
    The former Lyon marksman recently unveiled a newly-built bathroom and toilet for the Cape Coast school for the Deaf and Blind in Ghana.
    He also donated sports equipment and a number of other items to the kids.
    Depay then showcased his talent on the grassless pitch at the Madina Astroturf park alongside Spartak Moscow ace Promes.
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    Depay and Promes proved too hot to handle for the opposition as they ran rings around them.
    They were simply toying with the players as they passed the ball around them with ease.
    At one point in the video shared by Ghanaian reporter Owuraku Ampofo, Depay even ran off celebrating like Alan Shearer after bamboozling two players.
    It’s not just Depay and Promes that have proved they are men of the people after Sadio Mane, El Hadgi Diouf and Djibril Cisse played a game of football on a mud-soaked pitch in Senegal.
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    Pictures from Senegalese outlet wiwsport showed a sizeable crowd turned out to watch the legends in action on Mane’s old pitch.
    The only problem was it poured with rain throughout the match, which made the pitch thick with mud.
    Mane even nearly slipped over into the dirt at one point as he was robbed of the ball.
    Writing on his Instagram account, Mane said: “Back to the source with a gala match on the Bambaly pitch where it all started!!!
    “A big thank you to my brothers @papissdembacisse @mbayediagne909 @desire.segbeand without forgetting my idol forever, sacred @elhadji_diouf11_officiel.” More

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    Antonio Rudiger unveiled as Real Madrid player after completing free transfer following Chelsea exit

    ANTONIO RUDIGER has been officially unveiled as a Real Madrid player after running his contract down at Chelsea.The 29-year-old has agreed a four-year deal until 2026 at the Bernabeu after refusing to extend his stay at Stamford Bridge.
    Real Madrid have officially unveiled Antonio Rudiger as their new signingCredit: Getty
    German defender Rudiger completed his medical in Madrid on MondayCredit: https://twitter.com/realmadrid/status/1538821056282124288/photo/1
    Rudiger has joined Los Blancos on a deal until 2026 after running his contract down at ChelseaCredit: Reuters
    Despite the transfer being announced over a fortnight ago, the centre-back had to wait until the international break was over to formally complete his move.
    And after representing Germany in their Nations League group matches, Rudiger jetted to Spain where he underwent his medical.
    After passing the routine checks at the Sanitas La Moraleja University Hospital, he has now been presented to the media at the club’s training ground.
    Rudiger posed alongside club president Florentino Perez as he held up a Real shirt.
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    CICINHO has revealed that he “drank 10 beers a day” and turned up to training drunk during his time at Real Madrid.The Brazilian joined the Spanish giants in 2006, spending 18 months at Santiago Bernabeu.
    Cicinho played for Real Madrid between 2006 and 2007Credit: AFP
    The Brazilian played for Madrid alongside the likes of David BeckhamCredit: AP:Associated Press
    The full-back played 32 times for Madrid, enduring harrowing off-field issues.
    Speaking to Ressaca on Brazilian network EPTV, Cicinho delved into his battle with alcohol during his stint in Madrid.
    Now 41, he admitted: “If they ask if I’ve ever been drunk to train with Real Madrid, I did.
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    “In my profession, as a professional footballer, it was easy.
    “I didn’t need money to get drinks.”
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    “I asked adults to go to buy and drank secretly from my parents and the police.
    “Alcohol surrounds you with people who like that lifestyle, and the people who really love you are left out.
    “When they hit a wall and tell you it’s not okay, you don’t want to hear it.
    “I have a 15-year-old son and I’m always apologising to him.
    “At that time he was two-years-old and he didn’t even understand it well, but that was recorded in my head.”
    In an article for Brazilian paper Diario de Sao Paulo in 2020, he admitted that he would drink “more or less 10 beers a day”.
    He then added: “And I also smoked cigarettes. I smoked for 11 years, from 1999 to 2010.
    “I only smoked when I drank, but look what I drank… All day.”
    Having recovered from his alcoholism, Cicinho, who retired in 2018, is now determined to help others.
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    Marcelo has announced he is leaving Real Madrid this summerCredit: Getty – Contributor
    Dani Alves is reportedly wanted by Real ValladolidCredit: AP
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    He is the most decorated player in football history winning 46 trophies overall in his career.
    Alves returned to the Nou Camp for six months in the second half of last season after being a Barca man for eight years previously.
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    According to reports, Ronaldo dreams of signing both this summer to add much needed experience to the Valladolid side.
    The man nicknamed R9 was one of the world’s best strikers in his playing days and is now the club’s majority owner.
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    LUCY BRONZE could not ‘say no’ to a Barcelona move with the defender set for a stunning switch to the LaLiga Women’s giants.Spain’s top-flight champs confirmed the shock move via their Twitter account with a photo of the full-back in the club’s famous kit.
    Lucy Bronze is swapping Manchester City for a move to Spain’s top-flightCredit: Getty
    It comes ahead of the expiration of the free agent’s Manchester City deal at the end of June, with the player joining Barca on a two-year contract until June 2024.
    The former WSL star had reportedly been linked with a move to the USA’s National Women’s Soccer League, 13 years on from playing college football in North Carolina.
    However, the England ace, 30, passed her medical for a transfer to the record LaLiga champs at a hospital in Barcelona today.
    Of her move, Bronze said: “I’m very happy to play for a club like Barcelona, ​​one of the biggest teams in the world. I really want to start working with the team.”
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    Bronze, who has been named in the Lionesses’ 23-strong squad for the Euros, is due to take part in a presentation ceremony led by the Catalan side’s president Joan Laporta.
    The club’s reveal of her transfer came as a shock to some of their fans and other football followers on social media.  
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    The switch for Bronze, who won Fifa’s 2020 Best Women’s Player of the Year gong, comes after a two-year stint at Man City, her second spell at the Academy Stadium side.
    The player made 31 top tier City appearances from 2020 to 2022 and helped the club to an FA Cup win in 2020 and a league cup silverware this year.
    During her first Citizens spell the England star helped the club to league title and cup wins in 2016 and FA Cup triumph in 2017.
    Bronze’s switch comes after Barca confirmed the signing of left-back Nuria Rabano and Laia Codina’s return from an AC Milan loan spell.
    Her transfer will also see her join a Champions League-winning side for the second time in her career following a trophy-laden spell with French giants Lyon from 2017 to 2020.
    During her time in France, the player helped the French side to win nine major trophies including three Champions League crowns.
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    REAL MADRID are already plotting a future swoop for Erling Haaland – just days after his arrival at Manchester City, according to reports.Haaland, 21, was officially unveiled as a Man City player earlier this week.
    Haaland was unveiled as a Man City player last week, but Real Madrid are already considering a future swoopCredit: Getty
    The Sky Blues reached an agreement with Borussia Dortmund in May for the £51million transfer of the superstar striker.
    They faced stiff competition from the likes of Real Madrid and Barcelona for his signature, but the prospect of working under Pep Guardiola in the Premier League was too good for Haaland to turn down.
    However, Real Madrid have not given up in their pursuit for the striker just yet.
    According to Spanish outlet AS, Los Blancos are prepared to trigger an alleged £130m release clause in 2024.
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    Haaland is said to have requested the clause to be put in his contract as he is still keen to play for the LaLiga giants at some point in his career.
    Previous reports have suggested that Man City are expecting him to move to Spain in future.
    The idea was even discussed during initial talks between the club and the player’s representatives.
    Real Madrid were once confident that they would be able to sign Haaland AND Kylian Mbappe, however, they missed out on both players.
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    Shortly after Man City revealed that a deal had been agreed for the Norwegian striker, Paris Saint-Germain announced that Mbappe will remain at the Parc des Princes.
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    Samir Nasri revealed Drip Doctor scandal ‘destroyed’ him and he had ‘nightclub’ agreement with Sevilla manager Sampaoli

    SAMIR NASRI opened up on the doping scandal that rocked the former Arsenal and Man City star’s career.The Frenchman, now 34 and retired, was banned for 12 months by Uefa after visiting the Drip Doctors medical centre while on holiday in Los Angeles in December 2016.
    The picture of Samir Nasri and Jamila Sozahdah went viral
    The scandal broke while Nasri was on loan at LaLiga side Sevilla and he has now spoken of how he lost any desire to play football once the investigation began.
    He told an Instagram Live discussion: “What happened in Los Angeles ruined my season.
    “It was an injection of vitamins that was legal and I had a prescription.
    “I was destroyed because I thought I was going to be banned for two years.
    “I didn’t want to play anymore after that.  I even told [Sevilla boss, Jorge] Sampaoli to leave me out, but he always wanted me to play.
    “I was lost, I was anxious and angry with everything. I didn’t show it on the pitch but football was over for me.”DRIP FED
    Drip Doctors and its co-founder Jamila Sozahdah were also suddenly in the spotlight after a picture of the medic with Nasri emerged online.
    Having been given an initial six-month sentence, his punishment for receiving an intravenous drip of 500 millilitres of water containing nutrients was doubled and backdated – effectively ruling him out of action for the entirety of 2018.
    The sorry episode marked the attacking midfielder’s downturn as he endured underwhelming spells with Antalyaspor and West Ham, in between which he served his doping ban.
    Nasri then signed for Anderlecht, managed by former Manchester City team-mate Vincent Kompany, in 2019.
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    Drip Doctors and Jamila Sozahdah (left) were also under the microscope after the Nasri saga
    But he can count on two Premier League titles and a League Cup at Etihad Stadium, which made him a star capture for Sevilla in 2016 and urged Jorge Sampaoli to award the player immense freedom.
    Nasri recalled: “Sampaoli liked me so much that he said to me, ‘Come to our team, you can drink, go to nightclubs, do what you want and I’ll cover your back. All I ask is that you play well on the pitch on the weekend’.
    “In fact, one weekend I wasn’t able to play and I wanted to go home and see my family and he offered to watch my house and look after my dog.” More