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Barcelona extend contracts of Gerard Pique, Marc-Andre ter Stegen; salaries adjusted temporarily due to pandemic
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Barcelona extend contracts of Gerard Pique, Marc-Andre ter Stegen; salaries adjusted temporarily due to pandemic

Barcelona said the agreements for the extensions came after “weeks of negotiations” and included a “temporary salary adjustment” because of the financial difficulties caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Frank de Boer appointed coach of Netherlands team, contract to run through World Cup 2022
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Frank de Boer appointed coach of Netherlands team, contract to run through World Cup 2022

De Boer’s appointment comes just over two months after he left Atlanta United by mutual consent after a poor re-start to the MLS season, with the team losing all three of its group games at the MLS Is Back tournament in Florida.

LaLiga: Lyon striker Memphis Depay packing his bags for Barcelona, claims report in Dutch daily
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LaLiga: Lyon striker Memphis Depay packing his bags for Barcelona, claims report in Dutch daily

New Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman has been on the hunt for a striker after telling Uruguayan Luis Suarez he wasn't in his plans for the coming season.

UEFA Nations League: Steven Bergwijn's strike helps Netherlands beat Poland; Italy held by Bosnia and Herzegovina
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UEFA Nations League: Steven Bergwijn's strike helps Netherlands beat Poland; Italy held by Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Tottenham winger netted his first international goal by tapping home from close range on the hour mark to give caretaker boss Dwight Lodeweges the perfect start.

LaLiga: Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong set to miss Athletic Bilbao clash after injuring calf muscle
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LaLiga: Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong set to miss Athletic Bilbao clash after injuring calf muscle

Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong is set to miss the team’s next match against Athletic Bilbao after the club said in a statement on Sunday he had injured the calf muscle in his right leg.

Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic says he's not a 'sack of potatoes' in jibe at club's recent treatment of him
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Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic says he's not a 'sack of potatoes' in jibe at club's recent treatment of him

The Croatian has been at Barcelona since 2014 but has fallen out of contention this campaign due to the arrival of Dutch midfielder Frenkie de Jong and has only started 10 of Barca’s 27 La Liga matches

Copa del Rey: Antoine Griezmann's late goals save Barcelona against Ibiza in Round of 32; Read Madrid beat Unionistas
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Copa del Rey: Antoine Griezmann's late goals save Barcelona against Ibiza in Round of 32; Read Madrid beat Unionistas

With Lionel Messi rested and Luis Suárez out injured, it was Antoine Griezmann who had to come through to save Barcelona from an embarrassing elimination in the Copa del Rey.

Liverpool's Georginio Wijnaldum says he would walk off pitch if racially abused, even if in final of a big tournament
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Liverpool's Georginio Wijnaldum says he would walk off pitch if racially abused, even if in final of a big tournament

Liverpool and Netherlands midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum said he would walk off the pitch if he was subjected to racist abuse, even during a major European final.

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Matthijs de Ligt leading generation of gilded Dutch youth against fierce rivals Germany
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Matthijs de Ligt leading generation of gilded Dutch youth against fierce rivals Germany

For Matthijs de Ligt and the new generation of young Dutch talent, Friday's Euro 2020 qualifier against fierce rivals Germany is the latest chance to prove they are ready for a return to the big time.

LaLiga: Aritz Aduriz scores sensational goal as Lionel Messi-less Barcelona begin title defence with loss to Athletic Bilbao
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LaLiga: Aritz Aduriz scores sensational goal as Lionel Messi-less Barcelona begin title defence with loss to Athletic Bilbao

Barcelona made a nightmare start to the defence of their LaLiga title on Friday by losing Luis Suarez to injury and then losing 1-0 to Athletic Bilbao.

Champions League: Barcelona strengthened by Antoine Griezmann, Frenkie de Jong signings, aim to end European title drought
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Champions League: Barcelona strengthened by Antoine Griezmann, Frenkie de Jong signings, aim to end European title drought

Barcelona are the favourites for the La Liga but are looking to strengthen the team further this transfer season, as it looks to win the Champions League

Champions League: Last year's semi-finalists Ajax to face PAOK Thessaloniki in third qualifying round
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Champions League: Last year's semi-finalists Ajax to face PAOK Thessaloniki in third qualifying round

If Ajax win against PAOK Thessaloniki, they will likely face either Qarabag or Apoel Nicosia in this year's playoff for the group stages

La Liga: Frenkie de Jong slots seamlessly into Barcelona midfield as he aims to make mark at club
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La Liga: Frenkie de Jong slots seamlessly into Barcelona midfield as he aims to make mark at club

In two pre-season games, Frenkie de Jong, who excelled for Ajax on their run to the Champions League semi-finals last season, has already shown promising signs.

Vissel Kobe's Andres Iniesta says he will relish the 'honour' of facing former club Barcelona in friendly clash
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Vissel Kobe's Andres Iniesta says he will relish the 'honour' of facing former club Barcelona in friendly clash

World Cup-winning Iniesta, who lifted 32 major trophies with Barcelona, signed for Kobe last May in a historic J-League deal worth a reported $30 million a year. The 34-year-old was appointed the team's captain in April.

La Liga: Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic says uncertain future at Nou Camp won't distract him from preparing for upcoming season
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La Liga: Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic says uncertain future at Nou Camp won't distract him from preparing for upcoming season

Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic accepts his days at the Nou Camp may be numbered, but for now he is concentrating on preparing for next season with the Spanish champions.

LaLiga: Frenkie de Jong says Barcelona's promise to make him 'key player' convinced him to sign for club
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LaLiga: Frenkie de Jong says Barcelona's promise to make him 'key player' convinced him to sign for club

Frenkie de Jong said that Barcelona's promise to make him a key player convinced him to sign for the Catalan giants earlier this year, as he was presented at the Camp Nou on Friday.

Serie A: Juventus pip Barcelona to sign coveted Ajax centre back Matthijs de Ligt in blockbuster deal, claims report
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Serie A: Juventus pip Barcelona to sign coveted Ajax centre back Matthijs de Ligt in blockbuster deal, claims report

Netherlands teenage centre back Matthijs de Ligt has agreed a deal to join Italian champions Juventus from Ajax Amsterdam, Sky Italy reported on Saturday.

UEFA Nations League: Netherlands overcome directionless phase with newfound guile and revival of Total Football
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UEFA Nations League: Netherlands overcome directionless phase with newfound guile and revival of Total Football

The Netherlands are favourites to win, despite facing an England team who reached the semi-finals of the World Cup last year in Russia. So what has brought about this massive transformation?

European football talking points: Bayern Munich give Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery perfect send off; Ajax clinch Eredivisie title
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European football talking points: Bayern Munich give Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery perfect send off; Ajax clinch Eredivisie title

Bayern Munich produced a trademark swashbuckling display of football to ensure the title remained in Munich on Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery's final match for the Bavarians.

Champions League: Lucas Moura repays Mauricio Pochettino's faith to fire Tottenham Hotspur into first final
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Champions League: Lucas Moura repays Mauricio Pochettino's faith to fire Tottenham Hotspur into first final

Under Mauricio Pochettino's tutelage, Lucas has been given the opportunity to play to his strengths and now reach the Champions League final — a feat PSG are still trying to achieve.