Championship side Wigan have appealed against a 12-point penalty for going into administration, claiming "force majeure", it was reported on Tuesday.
Werder Bremen coach Florian Kohfeldt says he apologised to Claudio Pizarro, 41, after keeping the veteran striker on the bench for his final match of a career which has spanned three decades.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu responded to a storm of speculation by saying on Tuesday that the club had "an obligation to re-sign" Lionel Messi, calling him "the best player in history".
"Barcelona haven't thrown in the towel", read the front page of Mundo Deportivo after a night that offered hope to the team and a lifeline for their coach Quique Setien.
The six month ban will be reduced and the matches cancelled due to COVID-19 will be included in the suspension so he will be available for Monaco from the start of next season.
Ander Herrera spoke about the future of his teammates and ruled out the possibility of them leaving at the end of the season.