Didier Deschamps on Tuesday called up an uncapped trio of players including Barcelona centre-back Clement Lenglet for a 24-man squad for a friendly against Bolivia on June 2, and Euro 2020 Group H matches against Turkey on June 8 and Andorra three days later.
Tottenham have taken advantage of the contact with FC Barcelona through Andre Gomes to negotiate for Malcolm. In London they are ready to sign the Brazilian, who has had hardly any prominance in his first season in the Camp Nou.
Barcelona icon Xavi feels the decision by Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann to reject Barcelona in 2018 "hurt" the LaLiga side.
Olivier Giroud is relishing the prospect of beating his old Arsenal team-mates when he lines up for Chelsea in the Europa League final in Baku on May 29.
Arsenal have confirmed Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not be traveling to Baku for the Europa League final over safety fears. Armenia, Mkhitaryan's native land, and Azerbaijan, the ground for the Europa League final, broke relations in 1994 due to ongoing conflict between the two countries during the 80s and 90s. It is not the first time the player is sidelined for his nationality, as this year he did not travel to play against Qarabag for the same reasons.
The loss of Suarez, Dembele and Coutinho, all out due to injuries, in the final of the Copa del Rey leaves Barcelona without the authors of a total of fifty goals this season. Others have been called up to replace them so that Messi is not so alone.
According to the Daily Mail, the Citizens pocketed an incredible bonus for having won every English football trophy.