Good evening to you all as we check out the latest sports updates in the football world this evening. Our time zone is GMT+1, depending on your time zone over there, hope you are staying safe in this pandemic period?
Real Sociedad and Athletic Bilbao have agreed to request from Spanish football federation to further postpone their Copa del Rey final which was supposed to hold April 18. They want their fans to have the opportunity to attend the match, hence they want the final postponed until that could be allowed.
Hertha Berlin has suspended Salomon Kalou after he was reported to have flouted coronavirus regulations. The Ivory Coast international posted an Instagram video showing as he flouted the rules and guidelines laid down by the government.
It has been confirmed from Germany football authorities that a total of 1, 724 coronavirus tests was carried out on players from 36 clubs across the top two divisions and 10 came back positive. It has been revealed that those positive will go into isolation for 14 days. A second round of test will also be performed later this week as they prepare to resume the season in coming weeks.
La Liga have confirmed that clubs will be allowed to return to training this week as they plan to get the season back in June.
Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius has terminated his contract deal with Besiktas due to unpaid wages. He has been fighting this process for a while and he will now go back to Anfield.
Celta Vigo are interested in signing Lokomotiv Moscow star Fedor Smolov on a permanent deal after being on loan at the Spanish club since the beginning of the season.
Napoli have placed a price-tag of £53m on their star player Fabian Ruiz. Barcelona and Real Madrid have both being linked to the 24-year old in recent times.
Roma are interested in Sassuolo star Jeremie Boga who was previously a Chelsea player. The Blues have a buy-back clause of £13m on him but Roma are ready to battle their way to sign the 23-year old.
Inter Milan are also willing to sign Victor Moses from Chelsea on a permanent deal after he joined on loan in January. Chelsea have placed an asking price of £10m on the Nigerian whose deal with the Blues ends in 2021.
It has been reported that Roma are also interested in signing Chelsea veteran winger Pedro.
Inter Milan are set to renew the contract of 17-year-old star Sebastiano Esposito. Though his current deal will not expire until 2022, but they will like to tie him down longer.