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Belgian Pro League have awarded Club Brugge the title after reiterating their decision to end the season prematurely. Club Brugge will qualify automatically for the Champions League, second placed Gent will move into the third qualifying round. Sporting Charleroi who are third will move into the group stage of Europa League or Royal Antwerp will take that place if they beat Club Brugge in the final of Belgian Cup which will still be played before August 3. Bottom placed Waasland-Beveren has been relegated.
English League Two clubs have all voted to end the season early though still subjected to approval from the FA and EFL. This was decided at a meeting earlier today with unanimous vote for three teams to promote to League One and no relegation will happen.
Marseille manager Andre Villas-Boas is reportedly expected to leave the club this summer after Andoni Zubizarreta who was sporting director left yesterday.
According to reports, Wolverhampton are not likely to sign Benfica star Carlos Vinicius who has a price-tag of £53m. This is due to the financial crisis as a result of coronavirus.
Manchester City will try to offer forward Gabriel Jesus a new deal as they look to ward off inter interest from Serie A clubs Juventus. Despite the Brazilian still having three years on his current contract, the Etihad side will like to offer him around £120k to make him ignore interest from other clubs.
Manchester United youngster Richie Wellens has signed his professional contract with the club and he will be at the club for the next two years.
Bayern Munich boss Hansi Flick has insisted he doesn’t know what the future of Philippe Coutinho holds at the club. Flick said though he likes the Brazilian so much, he doesn’t know whether he will remain at the club next season.
Javi Gracia, the former Watford boss has insisted he has no idea why he was sacked at the club. He further stated his desires to manager another club in the Premier League if he receives offers.
Barcelona have identified Ajax youngster Sergino Dest as the direct replacement for right-back Nelson Semedo.
According to reports, Borussia Dortmund expected youngster Jadon Sancho to leave the club this summer. A move to Manchester United is likely.
Newcastle are reportedly in discussions with Inter Milan as they look to make the loan deal of 24-year old Valentino Lazaro a permanent one. He will cost at least £21m.
Wout Weghorst, the Wolfsburg star has revealed his affection for Liverpool and his desires to one day play in the Premier League.
Marek Rodak has signed a new deal with Fulham. The 23-year-old goalkeeper will now stay at the club until 2024.
Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly has finally revealed his desires to leave the club this summer with interest coming in from series of top European clubs.
Liverpool are interested in signing 19-year-old Sao Paulo star Gustavo Maia.
Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira is interested in a move back to Italy, his agent Pablo Bentancur has revealed. He will however confirm with the club that they will like to sell him before he makes up his mind.
Reports have emerged that Juventus midfielder Adrien Rabiot will not mind switching to Everton where he will reunite with former manager Carlo Ancelotti.
Former Juventus player Alessandro Del Piero has revealed he had the the chance to sign for Scottish side Celtic during the final days of his career and wished he had accepted the offer to feel the passion and warmth of the crowd.