The economic situation was a factor for Barcelona in their efforts to sign Lautaro Martínez. After the exits of Vidal, Semedo and Luis Suarez, 'Marca' says that Barca will launch one last offensive for the Inter striker, although they are aware that this would prevent them from strengthening in other positions.
Paris Saint-Germain is looking to strengthen its attack, which has been hurt by bans and the departure of Choupo-Moting. According to 'FootMercato', one of the players on Leonardo's agenda is Ivan Perisic, who has just returned to Inter Milan after winning the Champions League with Bayern Munich.
Josep Maria Bartomeu, president of FC Barcelona, gave the spotlight to Luis Suárez at the attacker's farewell ceremony. The Uruguayan broke into tears as soon as he took the floor. He was overcome with emotion.
UEFA will allow up to five substitutions to be made by teams in all European club and international matches this season, it announced on Thursday, although a decision has yet to be reached for next year's European Championship.
Benzema is starting to like visiting Villamarín. The Real Madrid forward has scored in five of the last six games he has played at Betis' stadium. Only Puskás and Santillana beat the Frenchman's record.
Atletico Madrid are in the hunt for a new midfielder on loan and 'Mundo Deportivo' say that they have enquired about the availability of Idrissa Gueye, who plays for PSG. The French side, though, prefer a sale; that is why Lucas Torreira is now becoming Atleti's main target.
Nowadays there are competitions about almost everything. It's unknown if, until now, there has been a championship of most random videos in football to announce signings. But when the first edition takes place, Bologna will reach, at least, the final.
Cholo Simeone, manager of Atletico Madrid, could miss his side's debut in La Liga Santander 2020-21. After his positive COVID-19 test, the Argentinian coach must now return two negative results in the next 72 hours to be able to manage his team.