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15/08/2020 - 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.


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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


Surname Only


Muller 100pts

The Athletic


‘Radio Muller’ led Bayern to an 8-2 win by 16 Mullers playing Muller football posted 2h ago by Raphael Honigstein via Bundesliga – The Athletic Cox: Barca’s first half-hour of agony against Bayern showed the gulf in class posted 6h ago by Michael Cox via Premier League – The Athletic Cox: Barca’s first half-hour of agony against Bayern showed the gulf in class posted 7h ago by Michael Cox via La Liga – The Athletic Barcelona broken and humiliated. Again. Change must happen now posted 10h ago by Dermot Corrigan via Premier League – The Athletic Barcelona broken and humiliated. Again. Change must happen now posted 13h ago by Dermot Corrigan via La Liga – The Athletic Moaning about Man City, PSG and Leipzig is mostly just jealousy posted 14h ago by Daniel Taylor via Bundesliga – The Athletic Moaning about Man City, PSG and Leipzig is mostly just jealousy posted 14h ago by Daniel Taylor via Premier League – The Athletic The Premier League 60: No 36, Michael Owen posted 14h ago by Nick Miller via Premier League – The Athletic


France


Seko Fofana 40pts

Kevin de Bruyne 80pts

Maxwell Cornet 80pts

Anthony Lopes 40pts


Surname Only


Aouar 80pts


PODCAST | The Get French Football News Show – Episode 215 getfootballnewsfrance.com●10h

Lens agree €10m deal with Udinese to sign midfielder Seko Fofana getfootballnewsfrance.com●10h

Rudi Garcia: “We won the tactical battle.” getfootballnewsfrance.com●10h

Kevin de Bruyne on who stood out tonight: “Aouar, who had a good match today.” getfootballnewsfrance.com●10h

Maxwel Cornet: “I have succeeded once more against Man City.” getfootballnewsfrance.com●11h

Anthony Lopes: “We are clearly the surprise team.” getfootballnewsfrance.com●11h

Jean-Michel Aulas: “You have to have a little luck on top of talent, and we had that, that is why we have to remain humble.” getfootballnewsfrance.com●11h

Dijon in fee negotiations with Monaco for Jonathan Panzo getfootballnewsfrance.com●2h

Amiens in negotiations with Liverpool to sign defender Adam Lewis getfootballnewsfrance.com●2h


Germany


Lukasz Piszczek 20pts

Krzysztof Piatek 40pts

Daniel Caligiuri 20pts

Mijat Gacinovic 40pts

Krzysztof Piatek 20pts

Tahith Chong 20pts

Tahith Chong 40pts

Jude Bellingham 40pts


Tahith Chong trains with Werder Bremen; deal expected to be announced imminently getfootballnewsgermany.com●25m

Report: Werder sign Tahith Chong on loan from Manchester United bulinews.com●12h

Jude Bellingham shares his first impressions of Dortmund bulinews.com●12h

Lukasz Piszczek steps down as Borussia Dortmund vice-captain getfootballnewsgermany.com●3h

Hertha Berlin want more from Krzysztof Piątek getfootballnewsgermany.com●4h

Daniel Caligiuri wants attacking role at Augsburg bulinews.com●8h

Bayern not getting carried away by Barcelona rout bulinews.com●9h

Mijat Gacinovic explains decision to join Hoffenheim from Frankfurt bulinews.com●10h

Hertha expect more from Krzysztof Piatek bulinews.com●12h


Italy


Josip Brekalo 20pts

Karol Linetty 20pts

Timothy Castagne 60pts

Javi Martinez 20pts


Napoli in contact with Wolfsburg over signing winger Josip Brekalo as Callejón replacement - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●1h

Torino closing in on signing of Sampdoria's Karol Linetty - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●2h

PSG and Leicester interested in Atalanta's Timothy Castagne - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●2h

Fiorentina make enquiry for Bayern's Javi Martínez - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●4h

FEATURE | Serie A Season Review #6: Milan - Get Italian Football News getfootballnewsitaly.com●5h


Spain


Saul Niguez 40pts

Alphonso Davies 60pts

Frenkie De Jong -20pts


Surname Only


Kounde 100pts

Suarez 20pts

Coutinho 120pts


Single Name Only


Marcelo 60pts


Victor Font calls for Josep Bartomeu to resign immediately - Football Espana football-espana.net●11h

Atletico Madrid fans run out of patience with Simeone marca.com●11h

Manchester United target Atletico Madrid star Saul Niguez ahead of 2020-21 campaign - Football Espana football-espana.net●11h

Barcelona target Mauricio Pochettino as Quique Setien's replacement - Football Espana football-espana.net●12h

Real Madrid star Marcelo hails Bayern Munich defender Alphonso Davies - Football Espana football-espana.net●12h

Real Madrid stars dominate Golden Boy 2020 list - Football Espana football-espana.net●12h

Frenkie De Jong calls for major changes at Barcelona following Bayern Munich defeat - Football Espana football-espana.net●13h

Real Sociedad confirm two positive Covid-19 tests - Football Espana football-espana.net●29m

Former Barcelona president Joan Gaspart calls for calm over club elections - Football Espana football-espana.net●47m

Judge suggests that Fuenlabrada be relegated from LaLiga SmartBank marca.com●1h

Kounde: It's better for Sevilla to play a team like Manchester United, they'll leave space for us marca.com●1h

Angry Barcelona fans compare team to Espanyol following Champions League exit - Football Espana football-espana.net●6h

Spanish football's crisis: No Champions League semi-finalists for first time in 13 years marca.com●7h

Real Madrid midfielder joins Celta Vigo in five-year deal - Football Espana football-espana.net●9h

Thierry Henry on Barcelona shortlist as Setien replacement - Football Espana football-espana.net●9h

Barcelona to dismiss sporting director Abidal - Football Espana football-espana.net●10h

Barcelona call board meeting and will sack boss Setien - Football Espana football-espana.net●10h

Barcelona's Suarez made 24 passes against Bayern and were to restart the game - Football Espana football-espana.net●12h

Barcelona must pay Liverpool Coutinho clause if Bayern Munich win Champions League - Football Espana football-espana.net●13h


UK


Julie Welch, Fleet Street's first female football writer: 'It felt like a dare' theguardian.com●2h

Solskjær hopes to make final the first of many for Manchester United | Paul Wilson theguardian.com●2h

Ex-Scotland manager Brown remembers football in WW2 bbc.co.uk●3h

Is Messi's time at Barcelona coming to an end? bbc.co.uk●3h

Why did Pep Guardiola suck the joy and freedom out of Manchester City? | Barney Ronay theguardian.com●10h

Exclusive: Stoke to sign John Obi Mikel as club target promotion bid telegraph.co.uk●11h

No excuses for Manchester City's defeat to Lyon, says Pep Guardiola theguardian.com●11h

How do you beat Bayern Munich? Three areas to focus on when playing the Champions League favourites telegraph.co.uk●12h

Dembélé at the double as Lyon crush Man City's Champions League dream theguardian.com●12h

The kids are the future: trend towards youth gives glimpse of W-League’s development | Samantha Lewis theguardian.com●13h

Mauricio Pochettino is prime candidate to replace doomed Setién at Barcelona theguardian.com●13h

Andrea Pirlo's vineyard is not a reason to think he will be a vintage manager | Jonathan Wilson theguardian.com●1h

Watford appoint Vladimir Ivic as new head coach to replace Nigel Pearson theguardian.com●1h

'Don't compare me to Cantona': Bruno Fernandes focuses on Europa League theguardian.com●2h

'I need to do much better' - Fernandes dismisses Cantona comparisons bbc.co.uk●4h

Raul Sanllehi, Arsenal head of football, leaves club in structural shakeup theguardian.com●4h

Newcastle deal collapsed because Saudi Arabia refused to deny that it would be in control of the club telegraph.co.uk●7h

Jadon Sancho latest: Borussia Dortmund chief says decision to keep player 'set in stone' telegraph.co.uk●7h

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer urges his side to channel pain from their two semi-final defeats this season telegraph.co.uk●7h

Sheffield United to sign Aaron Ramsdale from Bournemouth for £18.5m theguardian.com●7h

Power naps and big steaks: meet Sarina Wiegman, new England Women head coach theguardian.com●7h

Meet Sarina Wiegman - the coach who changed the face of Dutch women's football telegraph.co.uk●8h

How Memphis Depay went from Manchester United flop to Man City's biggest headache telegraph.co.uk●8h

Arsenal's post-Wenger vision has been dismantled within two years - what next? telegraph.co.uk●8h

Aaron Ramsdale on the brink of joining Sheffield United telegraph.co.uk●8h

Barcelona have gone from 'Mes que un club' to 'mess of a club'... so could Mauricio Pochettino now be tempted by the challenge? telegraph.co.uk●8h

Manchester United can look at Liverpool for proof - trophies are not as important to their rebuild as a successful transfer window telegraph.co.uk●8h

'Shameful end of an era': Spanish press reacts to Barcelona's battering theguardian.com●10h

Setién and Flick react to Bayern's Champions League humiliation of Barcelona – video theguardian.com●11h

Barcelona's disintegration and the decadence that can befall a superclub | Jonathan Wilson theguardian.com●11h

How Raheem Sterling has saved his best form for the Champions League this season telegraph.co.uk●12h

Arsenal announce shock departure of head of football Raul Sanllehi telegraph.co.uk●13h

The enigma of Memphis Depay, a man who dares you to misunderstand him theguardian.com●13h

Hibernian 0-0 Motherwell: Hosts go top of Scottish Premiership bbc.co.uk●20h

Champions League Table - Football - BBC Sport bbc.co.uk●20h


General


Carragher and Richards scream wildly as Raheem Sterling misses Champions League sitter talksport.com●25m

Watch: Jamie Carragher exposes intriguing Manchester City weakness - Planet Football planetfootball.com●1h

Who is Diego Carlos? Arsenal and Chelsea linked with Monchi's latest bargain buy for Sevilla | Goal.com goal.com●1h

Gossip: Man Utd target 'disillusioned' £70m man; Arsenal 'fear' triple blow football365.com●1h

Gossip: Man City 'in pole' for Messi; Chelsea 'close in' on £200m trio - Football365 football365.com●1h

Manchester United, Mourinho and football heritage: Solskjaer can prove his predecessor right by beating Sevilla | Goal.com goal.com●2h

Sancho will have choice of Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and more if he waits a year, claims Murphy | Goal.com goal.com●2h

'I tried to cover our weak points' - Pep explains Man City tactical choices and rues Sterling miss goal.com●4h

Barca-linked Garcia refuses to discuss Man City future after Champions League elimination goal.com●4h

Dembele pushing for Lyon starting spot after Champions League heroics | Goal.com goal.com●4h

Unique Champions League semi-final fixtures ends 24-year domination of English and Spanish sides | Goal.com goal.com●7h

Embarrassing! Man City pay for Pep's terrible tactics goal.com●7h

Celebrate UCL return by joining world’s biggest digital wave! goal.com●7h

FIFA 21 goal.com●7h

Lineker explains shocking Sterling miss in Man City defeat | Goal.com goal.com●8h

'They are too far ahead of us' - Solskjaer calls on Man Utd to spend money on better players | Goal.com goal.com●9h

Pep explains Man City tactical choices and rues Sterling miss | Goal.com goal.com●10h

Barca-linked Garcia refuses to discuss Man City future after Champions League elimination | Goal.com goal.com●10h

'We won the tactical battle' - Lyon boss Garcia delighted after shock Man City win goal.com●11h

'I need to go home' - Father-to-be De Bruyne hurting after shock Champions League exit goal.com●11h

Guardiola adamant Man City will eventually break Champions League curse goal.com●11h

Mbappe mocks 'Farmer's League' criticism after Lyon beat Man City to join PSG in Champions League semi-finals goal.com●11h

'We won the tactical battle' - Lyon boss Garcia delighted after shock Man City win | Goal.com goal.com●11h

Manchester City pays price for Pep Guardiola's terrible tactics with Champions League exit sportingnews.com●11h

Farmers' league? Mbappe hits back at Ligue 1 jibes as PSG and Lyon make semi-finals talksport.com●11h

Bellingham unfazed by £25m price tag after completing Dortmund move | Goal.com goal.com●37m

Sanllehi 'frustrated and powerless' but has 'no anger' after Arsenal departure | Goal.com goal.com●1h

Watford appoint Vladimir Ivic as new head coach on two-year deal talksport.com●1h

Fernandes rejects comparisons to Man United icon: 'I need to do much, much, much better' talksport.com●2h

'That's not true, I like you' - Carragher and Schmeichel hilariously end their 'feud' talksport.com●2h

Tottenham midfielder set for permanent move to QPR talksport.com●3h

Spurs begin negotiations for Sweden and Mainz forward Quaison football365.com●3h

Lyon reject Arsenal offer of £44m plus Guendouzi for Aouar talksport.com●3h

Arsenal legend linked with Barcelona hotseat after Bayern Munich drubbing talksport.com●3h

'Absolutely brilliant' Bayern are setting the standard, says Solskjaer | Goal.com goal.com●3h

Arsenal star claims he is wanted by 10 clubs in Europe talksport.com●3h

United unveil new away kit designed for 'club's legendary travelling faithful' talksport.com●4h

Barcelona: Henry and Pochettino linked with managerial job football365.com●4h

‘Disaster, shame, humiliation’ - Spanish press slam Barcelona’s thrashing by Bayern Munich talksport.com●4h

'Unstoppable' Neymar praised by former PSG favourite goal.com●4h

Solskjaer calls on big-game players to push Man Utd into Europa League final goal.com●4h

Herrera: If PSG don't win the Champions League, it wouldn't be a failure goal.com●4h

Lille owner confirms Man Utd & Arsenal-linked Gabriel will leave the club this summer goal.com●4h

Bubble Boys! Inside Man Utd's bizarre preparations for Europa League semi-final with Sevilla goal.com●4h

'It was a no-brainer!' - Young explains decision to swap Man Utd for Inter goal.com●4h

Van Persie warns Man Utd to be wary of Europa League 'fighters' Sevilla goal.com●4h

Sarr would be good signing for Liverpool - Former Watford striker Phillips goal.com●4h

Arsenal confirm Sanllehi departure as Venkatesham takes over goal.com●4h

Chelsea target Havertz wants to take the 'next step' in his career, admits Leverkusen chief goal.com●4h

Liverpool boss Klopp scoops Premier League Manager of the Season award goal.com●4h

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