A wonderful evening to you all as we check out the latest football news this evening. We’ve got quite a few, please ride with us as we check them out…
Bundesliga have confirmed they will resume their league season on Saturday May 16. They will be the first top league in Europe to take this bold step after few weeks since coronavirus shut down everywhere. This decision came after the leaders in Germany gave the go-ahead to resume the season behind closed doors.
Germany legend Miroslav Klose has been confirmed as the assistant manager of Bayern Munich. He will assist current boss Hansi Flick who also signed a long-term deal few weeks ago.
Paris Saint-Germain have renewed the contract of 42-year-old female footballer Formiga for another season. The Brazilian has been playing at the highest level for the past 25 years. She also featured in seven different World Cup tournaments with a total of 198 caps for her nation.
Former Ivory Coast international Yaya Toure has claimed he would support compatriot Didier Drogba’s ambition to become the Ivorian Football Association’s president.
Former Liverpool defender Steve Nicol has urged the Anfield side to prioritize signing RB Leipzig star Timo Werner over defender Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli.
Former Manchester United forward Andy Cole has urged the club to sign a new striker this summer if they want to get to the level of the likes of Liverpool and Manchester City. He believes there must be more than one striker for the team to compete properly at the highest level.
Leandro Paredes, the Paris Saint-Germain star has stated his belief that teammate Neymar will remain at the club despite huge interest from Barcelona.
According to reports, Bayern Munich duo Jerome Boateng and Javi Martinez are unlikely to get their contracts renewed at the club. They both have deals with the club until 2021.
Borussia Dortmund have renewed the contract of 17-year old star Giovanni Reyna for a very long time. The American previously had a deal until 2021, but he is now set to stay until 2023.
Juventus star Paulo Dybala has stated his desires to one day play with Manchester United star Paul Pogba once again. They both played together at the Turin side before the Frenchman left for Old Trafford in 2016.
Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic has dismissed rumour linking him to leave the club. The Croatian has stated that his interest is not in leaving the club though he only has one year on his deal.
The father of Gonzalo Higuain, Jorge has stated that his son is yet to meet with Argentine side River Plate following rumours that Gonzalo will leave Juventus. He still has until 2021 before his deal finishes at the Turin side and his father has claimed his son will respect it.
Former Premier League star Darren Bent has urged Newcastle to sign Bournemouth trio Callum Wilson, Nathan Ake and Ryan Fraser after the Saudi Arabia consortium finally takes over the club.