03/08/2020 - Football News Headlines From UK & Europe (now includes The Athletic)

Daily headlines from UK & European media outlets with The Athletic added, following the Football Index Media Review.

Live news feeds at https://www.indexnotes.co.uk/news

Headlines only: https://www.indexnotes.co.uk/headlines

Media Review 2020: https://www.indexnotes.co.uk/media-review-2020

Full description of sample study and indicative points allocation here.

The Athletic

Harvey Elliott 20pts

Surname Only

Salah 20pts

Ramos 20pts

Antonio 20pts

George Best in the U.S.: A reality more unbelievable than the myth posted 5h ago by Pablo Maurer via Premier League – The Athletic

Arteta out-thought Lampard with tactical masterclass down the left posted 11h ago by Michael Cox via Premier League – The Athletic Harvey Elliott interview: Weights with Salah, saying no to Ramos and a haircut vow posted 11h ago by James Pearce via Premier League – The Athletic Bloom exclusive: Transfers, the future and making Brighton profitable posted 11h ago by Andy Naylor via Premier League – The Athletic ‘I’ve talked people off bridges. Helping alcoholics surpasses my football career’ posted 11h ago by Greg O'Keeffe via Premier League – The Athletic Antonio’s journey: from a Moscow youth tournament to West Ham’s key man posted 11h ago by Roshane Thomas via Premier League – The Athletic The Premier League 60: No 53, Teddy Sheringham posted 11h ago by Andy Mitten via Premier League – The Athletic


Said Benrahma 40pts

Jonathan David 20pts

Kevin Volland 20pts

Benoit Badiashile 20pts

Tanguy Ndombele 20pts

Denis Bouanga 20pts

Axel Disasi -20pts

Kevin Vogt 20pts

Luka Jovic 40pts

Single Name Only

Willian 20pts

Monaco strike €14m plus bonuses deal with Reims for Axel Disasi getfootballnewsfrance.com●9h

Niko Kovac looking at Kevin Vogt (Hoffenheim) & Marius Wolf (Dortmund) getfootballnewsfrance.com●10h

Niko Kovac has convinced Luka Jovic of a move to AS Monaco in principle getfootballnewsfrance.com●13h

Official | OGC Nice sign right-back Jordan Lotomba from Young Boys getfootballnewsfrance.com●14h

Arsenal have made biggest financial offer for Willian – France Football getfootballnewsfrance.com●2h

Servette to sign Arial Mendy from RC Lens getfootballnewsfrance.com●2h

Saïd Benrahma asked about Arsenal interest: “It is always flattering. But I am at Brentford.” getfootballnewsfrance.com●3h

Official | Brest sign winger Heriberto Tavares from Benfica getfootballnewsfrance.com●3h

Gent – Lille meeting today to find a deal for Jonathan David getfootballnewsfrance.com●3h

Angers to sign 3rd left-back of the summer in Oussama Falouh getfootballnewsfrance.com●3h

Bayer Leverkusen to make €20m + Kevin Volland offer to AS Monaco for Benoît Badiashile getfootballnewsfrance.com●3h

Inter Milan close to fee agreement with Tottenham for Tanguy Ndombele – player undecided getfootballnewsfrance.com●5h

ANALYSIS | Who had the most effective counter-press in Ligue 1 in 2019/20? getfootballnewsfrance.com●6h

Real Betis, Valencia, Everton & a Ligue 1 club all to make Denis Bouanga bids getfootballnewsfrance.com●6h

Marseille interested in Caio Henrique at left-back getfootballnewsfrance.com●7h

Lyon seeking to rid of Youssouf Koné, intend to retain Melvin Bard getfootballnewsfrance.com●7h


Jadon Sancho 60pts

Milot Rashica 40pts

Milot Gacinovic 20pts

Steven Zuber 20pts

Jadon Sancho 20pts

Emil Forsberg 20pts

Jhon Cordoba 20pts

Jadon Sancho 40pts

Matthias Ginter 100pts

Matthias Ginter 20pts

Jhon Cordoba 20pts

Milot Rashica 20pts

Gladbach make concrete approach for Barcelona’s Pedri getfootballnewsgermany.com●11h

RB Leipzig don’t want to pay €25m for Milot Rashica; agent in Milan getfootballnewsgermany.com●11h

Official: Andreas Luthe joins Union Berlin from Augsburg bulinews.com●14h

Manchester United in advanced talks with Borussia Dortmund for Jadon Sancho getfootballnewsgermany.com●2h

Milot Rashica 'has an agreement with a club he wants to join', confirms Werder boss bulinews.com●3h

Andreas Luthe reportedly set to join Union Berlin from Augsburg bulinews.com●3h

Mijat Gacinovic and Steven Zuber to swap clubs? bulinews.com●7h

Uli Hoeness criticizes Dortmund's transfer strategy bulinews.com●8h

Report: Dortmund expect Manchester United to pay Jadon Sancho's €120m transfer fee in installments bulinews.com●9h

Emil Forsberg 'assumes' he will stay at RB Leipzig bulinews.com●10h

Report: Jhon Cordoba has rejected FC Köln's first contract offer bulinews.com●10h

Manchester United working on finance package for Jadon Sancho transfer getfootballnewsgermany.com●11h

Matthias Ginter confirms desire to stay at Gladbach despite interest from top clubs bulinews.com●11h

Wanted man Matthias Ginter confirms Gladbach stay getfootballnewsgermany.com●11h

Jhon Córdoba declines latest FC Köln contract getfootballnewsgermany.com●11h


Alexis Sanchez 60pts

Inter reach agreement to sign Alexis Sánchez on three-year contract - Get Italian Football News


Forza Italian Football Awards 2020 | The Nominees | Forza Italian Football



David Soria 20pts

Thomas Partey -20pts

Joao Felix 20pts

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Hazard -20pts

Hazard 20pts

Single Name

Koke 80pts

Vinicius 20pts

Getafe star David Soria confident ahead of Inter Milan clash - Football Espana football-espana.net●9h

Thomas Partey steps up recovery ahead of RB Leipzig clash marca.com●10h

Espanyol request La Liga promotion and relegation to be cancelled - Football Espana football-espana.net●10h

Koke looking to join exclusive club marca.com●10h

Playoff dates for LaLiga SmartBank announced marca.com●10h

Espanyol ask for relegation to be scrapped this season marca.com●10h

Joao Felix offers fitness boost ahead of RB Leipzig clash - Football Espana football-espana.net●10h

Ten reasons why Atletico Madrid can win the Champions League marca.com●13h

The Etihad: Hazard's unhappy hunting ground marca.com●14h

Why Vinicius should start over Hazard against Manchester City marca.com●14h

Fuenlabrada's reaction to Deportivo match decision: Justice has been done marca.com●14h


‘It’s been a rocky road’: Parker hopes promotion heals wounds after Fulham rebuild theguardian.com●9h

Three promotions, one great escape, no relegations: Was this Yorkshire's most successful season? telegraph.co.uk●10h

Marcus Rashford scores cover of British Vogue's September issue theguardian.com●11h

Fifa comes out fighting in defence of accused president Gianni Infantino theguardian.com●52m

Crystal Palace's offer for Eberechi Eze rejected by QPR theguardian.com●1h

The Fiver | To the victors, the spoils theguardian.com●1h

PSG and Lyon warm up for Champions League in Coupe de la Ligue final theguardian.com●1h

Dover warn they could be weeks from insolvency as Covid-19 takes toll theguardian.com●2h

Manchester United in advanced talks with Dortmund over £90m Sancho theguardian.com●4h

Danny Rose open to Tottenham stay and would 'love' to play for club again theguardian.com●5h

Off for a cough? FA outlines new rules for players that splutter at opponents theguardian.com●6h

Willian closer to Chelsea exit after rejecting latest offer of two-year deal theguardian.com●6h

Latest stop Indonesia in Paul Munster's sprawling football odyssey theguardian.com●7h

Eddie Howe to take break from football after leaving Bournemouth telegraph.co.uk●7h

Telegraph Audio Football Club podcast: The first of many trophies for Mikel Arteta? telegraph.co.uk●7h

How the gospel of Marcelo Bielsa made disciples of Leeds United fans and a city telegraph.co.uk●7h

A title 30 years in the making: Why Liverpool fell from grace... and how they finally rose back to the top again telegraph.co.uk●7h

The art of 'scanning': how Erling Haaland and Frenkie de Jong honed a supernatural awareness on pitch telegraph.co.uk●7h

'Calcio d'Agosto' with a difference: a unique Serie A season ends in summer theguardian.com●7h

Danny Rose reveals he is regularly stopped by police and asked if he owns his car telegraph.co.uk●8h

Football transfer rumours: Watford captain Troy Deeney to Tottenham? theguardian.com●9h

Arsenal will feel as though Mikel Arteta is a generational manager as they savour FA Cup triumph telegraph.co.uk●9h

Mike McGrath's transfer notebook: Brighton among Premier League clubs keen on Joshua King telegraph.co.uk●9h

Doubts over Antonio Conte's Inter Milan future add to Manchester United fears over Alexis Sanchez sale telegraph.co.uk●10h

Everton's end-of-season player ratings: Richarlison impressive; Walcott underwhelming telegraph.co.uk●10h

Recreating an FA Cup final day out is impossible on TV - this will be the missing photo in every Arsenal fan's album telegraph.co.uk●10h

Silk and steel: how Thomas Frank gave Brentford reason to dream big | Ben Fisher theguardian.com●10h

Arsenal squad overhaul: Our player-by-player verdict on who should stay and go telegraph.co.uk●11h


Wonderkid Jeremie Frimpong reveals Celtic target after scoring in Premiership opener goal.com●10h

Ramos can play until he's 40, says ex-Real Madrid team-mate Van der Vaart goal.com●10h

Napoli’s Osimhen always gives 200% - Ex-Wolfsburg coach Labbadia goal.com●10h

Was this Aubameyang's best ever season? goal.com●10h

Video: 5 Things - Conte matches Mourinho - but not trophy goal.com●10h

Arsenal season better than Man City? 'I'd take FA Cup win over finishing second' talksport.com●11h

Steven Gerrard told Bournemouth is 'a bigger job' than Rangers talksport.com●11h

Manchester United make huge breakthrough in talks to sign Jadon Sancho football365.com●11h

Sergio Ramos can play until he's 40, says ex-Real Madrid team-mate Rafael van der Vaart | Goal.com goal.com●11h

Man City 'could complete' Ferran Torres transfer from Valencia on Tuesday talksport.com●12h

Brentford star Benrahma comments on Arsenal and Chelsea interest ahead of play-off final goal.com●13h

Elliott reveals which Liverpool stars have helped him most this season goal.com●13h

Brenden Aaronson: The 'U.S. Havertz' set to swap MLS for Europe's top leagues goal.com●13h

First Fiorentina goal a ‘personal satisfaction’ – Alfred Duncan goal.com●13h

Benzema to go from from strike ace to...strike ace? Real Madrid star fancies a crack at kickboxing goal.com●13h

Barca need to become independent of Messi and experiment with new formations - Ferrer goal.com●13h

Karim Benzema from strike ace to...strike ace? Real Madrid star fancies a crack at MMA sportingnews.com●13h

Manchester United continue Sanchez talks with Inter as Chilean is registered in Serie A club's Europa League squad goal.com●13h

Benzema to go from from strike ace to...strike ace? Real Madrid star fancies a crack at kickboxing | Goal.com goal.com●14h

Barca need to become independent of Messi and experiment with new formations - Ferrer | Goal.com goal.com●14h

Jadon Sancho family member reveals Liverpool interest to talkSPORT reporter talksport.com●14h

Documents reveal the huge contract Real Madrid offered Lewandowski in 2013 talksport.com●1h

Brenden Aaronson: The 'U.S. Havertz' set to swap MLS for Europe's top leagues | Goal.com goal.com●1h

Arsenal, Man City and Liverpool target was kicked by a ref and shoved in the throat by Messi talksport.com●2h

Man Utd enter 'advanced talks' over record fee for an English player - Football365 football365.com●3h

Man Utd ask Ferdinand for advice over £27m target football365.com●3h

Tierney likened to legendary Arsenal left-back Winterburn as Dixon talks up qualities of Scottish star goal.com●3h

Manchester United-linked Grealish 'belongs' in the Champions League, says ex-Villa team-mate Gestede goal.com●3h

'Lampard's had a great first season' - Ex-Chelsea star defends under-fire boss talksport.com●3h

Bayern pull out of race to sign Havertz, confirms Hoeness goal.com●3h

Liverpool warned of Thiago transfer risk as Barnes picks holes in move for Bayern Munich midfielder goal.com●3h

Manchester United continue Sanchez talks with Inter as Chilean is registered in Serie A club's Europa League squad | Goal.com goal.com●3h

FIFA 21: AC Milan and Inter revealed as EA Sports partners for new game goal.com●3h

Ginter rubbishes Chelsea and Inter rumours as he vows to remain with Monchengladbach goal.com●3h

‘Mourinho will be left out to dry at Spurs’ – Jenas forecasts frustration for Portuguese manager goal.com●3h

Man United's Sancho talks at 'advanced stage' as £108m transfer nears talksport.com●3h

‘Holding isn’t good enough, Arsenal need a centre-half’ – Arteta urged to add by Robson goal.com●3h

Toure identifies weakness in 'unbelievable' Liverpool defender Van Dijk goal.com●3h

Rose claims he 'would love' to play for Tottenham again - Football365 football365.com●3h

Willian nears Chelsea exit as contract is rejected amid confirmed bids from two rivals talksport.com●3h

Chelsea set their sights on top target Pope from Burnley football365.com●3h

De Gea situation at Man Utd should 'act as a warning' to Arsenal... football365.com●4h

How much this year’s Championship play-off final is really worth talksport.com●4h

'I got stopped by the police last week' - England defender Danny Rose says suffering racism is 'everyday life' | Goal.com goal.com●4h

Relief for Aubameyang as Arsenal legend admits: ‘I dropped every trophy I ever won’ talksport.com●4h

Manchester United-linked Grealish 'belongs' in the Champions League, says ex-Villa team-mate Gestede | Goal.com goal.com●4h

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