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11/08/2020 - 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


Mohammed Salisu 40pts

James Milner 20pts


Surname Only


Bennett 20pts


First Name Only


Bryan 80pts


The Premier League 60: No 43, David Ginola posted 32m ago by Michael Walker via Premier League – The Athletic

Bayern’s high line? PSG’s chances? Your Champions League questions answered posted 32m ago by The Athletic UK Staff via Premier League – The Athletic

Bayern’s high line? PSG’s chances? Your Champions League questions answered posted 1h ago by The Athletic UK Staff via Serie A – The Athletic

Bayern’s high line? PSG’s chances? Your Champions League questions answered posted 2h ago by The Athletic UK Staff via La Liga – The Athletic

Bootless in Kumasi, a star in Spain: Mohammed Salisu’s rise to Southampton posted 4h ago by Carl Anka via Premier League – The Athletic

Bryan: ‘I was thinking, I need to step up tonight. I need to do something good’ posted 8h ago by Peter Rutzler via Premier League – The Athletic

Bebe’s journey from an orphanage to the strangest transfer in Man United history posted 12h ago by Daniel Taylor and more via Premier League – The Athletic

Cox: Are one-match knockout ties the future for European competitions? posted 12h ago by Michael Cox via Premier League – The Athletic

The Premier League 60: No 44, James Milner posted 12h ago by Oliver Kay via Premier League – The Athletic

Bennett on Leicester vs Wolves, Nuno vs Rodgers and ‘frightening’ young talent posted 12h ago by Rob Tanner via Premier League – The Athletic

Cox: Are one-match knockout ties the future for European competitions? posted 12h ago by Michael Cox via Serie A – The Athletic

Bebe’s journey from an orphanage to the strangest transfer in Man United history posted 12h ago by Daniel Taylor and more via La Liga – The Athletic

Cox: Are one-match knockout ties the future for European competitions? posted 12h ago by Michael Cox via La Liga – The Athletic


France


Alfredo Morelos 20pts

Jonathan Ikone 20pts

Francois Kamano 40pts

Thomas Meunier 40pts

Christopher Herelle 80pts

Jonathan David -20pts

Jonathan David 20pts

Kylian Mbappe 20pts


How Leeds United’s pursuit of Jonathan David occurred & why it failed getfootballnewsfrance.com●10h

Official | Lille sign Jonathan David from Gent for a reported €30m getfootballnewsfrance.com●11h

Thomas Tuchel on Kylian Mbappé: “If he does well in training today…” getfootballnewsfrance.com●11h

Lille won’t move for Alfredo Morelos unless Jonathan Ikoné departs getfootballnewsfrance.com●1h

Bordeaux accept €5.5m bid from Lokomotiv Moscow for François Kamano getfootballnewsfrance.com●1h

French government maintains 5,000 supporter limit to sports stadiums until November getfootballnewsfrance.com●2h

Official | Nantes loan Lucas Evangelista to Red Bull Bragantino getfootballnewsfrance.com●2h

Thomas Meunier insists PSG blocked him from finishing the Champions’ League campaign with them getfootballnewsfrance.com●5h

Official | Brest sign Christophe Hérelle from OGC Nice getfootballnewsfrance.com●5h


Germany


Leon Goretzka 80pts

Manuel Neuer 80pts

Marc-Andre Ter Stegen 80pts

Mario Gotze 20pts

David Alaba 60pts

Jadon Sancho 80pts

Matt Hummels 80pts

Luca Waldschmidt 20pts

Robin Koch 20pts

Patrik Schick 20pts

Mario Gotze 20pts

Ron-Robert Zieler 20pts


Mario Götze rejects Inter Miami FC approach getfootballnewsgermany.com●10h

Ron-Robert Zieler to undergo FC Köln medical getfootballnewsgermany.com●10h

Leon Goretzka: Manuel Neuer and Marc-André ter Stegen are the best goalkeepers in the world bulinews.com●3h

Mario Götze turns down MLS move as he's 'not done with Europe yet' bulinews.com●4h

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge remains optimistic that David Alaba will sign a new deal bulinews.com●6h

Mats Hummels delighted that Jadon Sancho is set to stay at Dortmund bulinews.com●8h

Report: Benfica to step up their interest in Luca Waldschmidt, Robin Koch rejects move to Portugal bulinews.com●9h

Report: Patrik Schick set to leave RB Leipzig as negotiations with Roma break down bulinews.com●10h


Italy


Sergio Rico 60pts

David Silva 60pts

Kamil Glik 20pts


Lazio interested in signing Sergio Rico as David Silva arrival draws nearer - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●11h

Gasperini ahead of Atalanta's clash with PSG: "Whatever happens, for us it won't be a loss. Either we'll win or we'll learn." - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●11h

Benevento confirm signing of Kamil Glik from Monaco on three-year contract - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●12h

FEATURE | Serie A Season Review, #5: Sampdoria - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●13h

Pirlo to earn more than just 3 Juventus players | Forza Italian Football

forzaitalianfootball.com

FEATURE | Serie A Season Review, #5: Sampdoria - Get Italian Football News

getfootballnewsitaly.com●50m


Spain


Javi Martinez 20pts

Gabriel Paulista 20pts

Dani Ceballos 20pts

Odegaard 20pts

Loren Moron -40pts

David Silva 20pts


Surname Only


Parejo 20pts

Odegaard 140pts

Odegaard 20pts

Ocampos 20pts

Ocampos 20pts

Alphonse Areola 20pts

Francis Coquelin 20pts

Odegaard 20pts


Single Name Only


Bravo 20pts



Dani Ceballos set for Real Madrid return ahead of 2020-21 season - Football Espana football-espana.net●7h

Sevilla secure Europa League semi final spot with Wolves win - Football Espana football-espana.net●8h

Valencia confirm two positive Covid-19 tests ahead of preseason training - Football Espana football-espana.net●8h

Ocampos heads Sevilla into the semi-finals marca.com●8h

Ocampos outshines Adama Traore marca.com●8h

Real Madrid confirm Alphonse Areola exit following loan spell - Football Espana football-espana.net●9h

Valencia star Francis Coquelin edges closer to Villarreal switch - Football Espana football-espana.net●9h

The Reasons Real Madrid brought Odegaard back marca.com●11h

Betis striker Loren Moron among Covid-19 positives across nine Spanish clubs - Football Espana football-espana.net●11h

Lazio deal to sign Man City star David Silva - Football Espana football-espana.net●11h

Odegaard to return to Real Madrid after Zidane request - Football Espana football-espana.net●12h

Real Betis set to sign Man City goalkeeper Bravo - Football Espana football-espana.net●12h

Valencia detect two positive COVID-19 cases marca.com●24m

In two years Valencia have gone from rejecting 30m euros to giving Parejo away marca.com●29m

Javi Martinez's future will be decided in Lisbon marca.com●32m

Villarreal to raid Valencia again to sign Gabriel Paulista - Football Espana football-espana.net●49m

Atletico Madrid arrive in Lisbon ahead of Champions League final phase marca.com●3h

Odegaard: Happy his dream is coming true marca.com●5h

Odegaard to return to Real Madrid after Zidane's request marca.com●7h


UK


Nuno Espírito Santo says Wolves can be proud as he laments small margins theguardian.com●7h

Adama Traoré gave Wolves their moment only for Jiménez to falter | Paul Wilson theguardian.com●8h

Neil Lennon dismayed by Bolingoli's 'premeditated' trip to Spain theguardian.com●8h

Lucas Ocampas scores late winner to end Wolves' Europa League run theguardian.com●8h

'Fighting the same enemy': Atalanta attempt to bring some joy to Bergamo theguardian.com●10h

Macclesfield relegated by points deduction to give Stevenage reprieve theguardian.com●11h

David Silva to join Lazio on three-year deal after leaving Manchester City theguardian.com●11h

Wednesday's gossip column bbc.co.uk●11h

Højbjerg 'very proud and excited' after completing £15m Spurs move theguardian.com●11h

Eni Aluko reprimanded by Barbados court for breaking quarantine rules telegraph.co.uk●11h

Manchester City's Sam Mewis: 'It's a little scary doing something new' theguardian.com●11h

Boli Bolingoli's 'baffling' Spain trip was act of betrayal, says Neil Lennon telegraph.co.uk●11h

Bournemouth manager Jason Tindall says owner Maxim Demin has promised to continue backing club telegraph.co.uk●11h

Macclesfield Town relegated to National League after four-point deduction applied immediately telegraph.co.uk●12h

Club ownership, soft power and human rights – Football Weekly theguardian.com●12h

Linfield may get Champions League bye after tie called off hours before kick-off theguardian.com●12h

Linfield may get Champions League bye after tie called off hours before kick-off theguardian.com●12h

Boli Bolingoli and Aberdeen eight place Scottish game under pressure | Ewan Murray theguardian.com●12h

Referees' Association demands increased penalties for assaulting officials after latest attack telegraph.co.uk●13h

Fantasy Premier League winner disqualified over alleged racist slur aimed at Raheem Sterling telegraph.co.uk●13h

The Fiver | Another very public shaming from Scotland's first minister theguardian.com●2h

Referee punched in face by footballer during amateur friendly match theguardian.com●2h

Fantasy Premier League winner stripped of title theguardian.com●2h

Manchester United will not suffer bubble boredom, says Victor Lindelöf theguardian.com●3h

'Next time it will be a red card': Sturgeon warns of Scottish football shutdown – video theguardian.com●4h

Scottish football warned of halt in season after coronavirus breach theguardian.com●4h

Three seasons at B71 Sandoy: promotion, champions and relegation theguardian.com●5h

David Squires on … the return of the Champions League theguardian.com●7h

Manchester City's Sergio Agüero admits he is unlikely to play again this season theguardian.com●8h

A much-need respite or foolish risk? MLS welcomes back fans theguardian.com●8h

Gazza the movie: Paul Gascoigne biopic in the works theguardian.com●9h

Football transfer rumours: who could be on their way out at Juventus? theguardian.com●9h

Willian proved his worth for Chelsea but he leaves at the right time | Jacob Steinberg theguardian.com●10h

Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg has Tottenham medical ahead of move from Southampton telegraph.co.uk●11h

Richie Mawson was a beloved dad and Liverpool fan. Did a late lockdown cost him his life? theguardian.com●12h

Europa League Table - Football - BBC Sport bbc.co.uk●15h

Martial provides the drive to prolong Manchester United's endless season | Barney Ronay theguardian.com●18h

Solskjær relieved Manchester United avoid Europa League shootout theguardian.com●18h

Mike Ashley could sue Premier League over collapse of Saudi investment fund-led takeover of Newcastle telegraph.co.uk●19h


General


Atalanta desperate to prove they belong among the best in the Champions League | Goal.com goal.com●6h

Man Utd the biggest team in the world but Sevilla ready for Europa League challenge - Lopetegui | Goal.com goal.com●6h

'We need more players' - Wolves boss Nuno calls for reinforcements after Europa League exit | Goal.com goal.com●7h

Guardiola reveals what he told Zidane in private chat after Champions League tie talksport.com●7h

Forget Jadon Sancho...Man Utd must sort foundations first before building football365.com●8h

Big Six can breathe sigh of relief as Wolves finally wilt - Football365 football365.com●8h

Hojbjerg joins Spurs, Man United's Sancho alternatives, Havertz agrees Chelsea deal talksport.com●8h

Shakhtar Donetsk 4-1 Basel: Taison and Marlos star to secure Inter semi-final in Europa League goal.com●8h

Traore's brilliant run against Sevilla proves he's putting that baby oil to great use talksport.com●8h

Nuno hints at Wolves transfer business after citing 'small squad' after exit football365.com●8h

Wolves miss out on Man United tie with heart-breaking Europa League loss to Sevilla talksport.com●9h

Atalanta assuming Mbappe will be fit for Champions League clash with PSG, says Gasperini | Goal.com goal.com●9h

'Pirlo has a bit of Guardiola in him' - New Juventus boss backed for success by his first sporting director goal.com●10h

Manchester Utd and Arsenal target David joins Lille in club-record €30m move goal.com●10h

Manchester City signing Torres reveals which team-mate is his 'inspiration' goal.com●10h

Messi misery raises further questions about Koulibaly quality goal.com●10h

African All Stars Transfer News and Rumours: Arsenal struggling to pay for Partey goal.com●10h

Tottenham confirm £15m Hojbjerg signing from Southampton goal.com●10h

Spurs sign Hojbjerg for £20m as Walker-Peters joins Saints - Football365 football365.com●10h

Mbappe ready to play for PSG in Champions League clash with Atalanta following ankle injury, Tuchel confirms goal.com●11h

Mbappe ready to play for PSG in Champions League clash with Atalanta following ankle injury, Tuchel confirms | Goal.com goal.com●11h

36-goal striker who outscored Messi and Ronaldo reveals Newcastle approach talksport.com●11h

'Tsimikas is similar to Robertson' - Ex-Liverpool midfielder Chirivella backs new signing to shine at Anfield | Goal.com goal.com●1h

Man United's Sancho alternatives, Havertz agrees Chelsea deal, Arsenal demand £40m talksport.com●1h

Simon Jordan slams ‘stupid’ Celtic star for breaking lockdown as two games are axed talksport.com●2h

'Tomorrow' - Man Utd fans hopeful of Pogba contract announcement after cryptic social media post | Goal.com goal.com●2h

‘I’d try to emulate De Bruyne if I could!’ – Mewis excited for Man City challenge after move from U.S. | Goal.com goal.com●2h

'Really good news' - Witsel convinced over Sancho stay amid Man Utd links goal.com●3h

Onomah and Kebano nominated for Fulham end-of-season awards goal.com●3h

Chelsea-linked Areola returns to PSG after end of Real Madrid loan goal.com●3h

‘He’s a nightmare’ – Sheffield United’s Baldock names Liverpool star Mane as toughest opponent goal.com●3h

Liverpool get Thiago boost as Bayern willing to sell for a 'fair transfer fee' goal.com●3h

Floodgates open: Mewis transfer to Man City set to lead USWNT exodus goal.com●3h

Arsenal boss Arteta can use FA Cup triumph as springboard to compete for Premier League titles, says Keown goal.com●3h

Celtic 'livid' as Scottish government announce postponements - Football365 football365.com●3h

'God save the Queen!' - Ibrahimovic trolls England fans in holiday video | Goal.com goal.com●3h

Fernandes the best Man Utd buy since Cantona? Stop with such nonsense football365.com●3h

Man United's Sancho alternatives, Havertz agrees Chelsea deal, Tottenham transfer done talksport.com●4h

Man United fan compares Greenwood to Messi in stunning talkSPORT call talksport.com●4h

Celtic and Aberdeen games postponed after Bolingoli's coronavirus breach talksport.com●4h

Newcastle fans given incredible takeover tease by Golden Shoe winner football365.com●4h

Duo to help Arteta form frightening front four? Arsenal XIs with two targets talksport.com●4h

Man United forward set for exit as Solskjaer keeps 'promise' - Football365 football365.com●4h

Every Premier League club's player of the season - Football365 football365.com●5h

Dembele saga is proof that Dortmund's stance on Man United target Sancho means little talksport.com●5h

Every Premier League club's young player of the season - Football365 football365.com●5h

Liverpool get Thiago boost as Bayern willing to sell for a 'fair transfer fee' | Goal.com goal.com●5h

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