Atletico Madrid aim to keep Partey away from Arsenal

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Atletico Madrid have moved to tie down Thomas Partey in the face of interest from Arsenal with the offer of a new long-term contract, according to reports. The Guardian believe the Gunners have made the midfielder one of their top priorities for the summer transfer window and could meet his release clause, which currently stands at €50m. It’s also noted that a number of other clubs are interested in the Ghana international, but it is Arsenal leading the way. No offer has yet been made but Arsenal are said to…

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Madrid delay move for PSG’s Mbappe

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The coronavirus pandemic has led Real Madrid to delay an approach to Paris Saint-Germain for Kylian Mbappe until 2021, it’s been reported. Spanish publication AS says a Madrid move for Mbappe has been planned for five years, but the financial impact of the coronavirus means Los Blancos will instead wait another 12 months. It’s noted that the key factor is Mbappe’s PSG contract, which is due to expire in 2022. If the France international doesn’t renew his deal with the club then 2021 will be the last chance PSG will…

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Bale and James to leave Madrid as part of 12-player exodus

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Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez will be two high-profile departures from Real Madrid at the end of the season, according to reports in Spain. AS claims Madrid are expected to have a 37-man squad at the end of the 2019-20 season, and have to bring that down to 25 for 2020-21. As a result, a number of fringe players will be pushed out of the club, while players due to return from loan spells will also be available. Big names such as Bale and Rodriguez are however the priority for…

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Barca to offer cash-plus-player deal to Inter for Martinez

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Barcelona will try to tempt Inter into selling Lautaro Martinez by including Junior Firpo in their offer for the Argentine, it’s been reported. The Daily Mail cites a claim from Catalan outlet Sport that says Firpo will be offered to Inter as part of the approach for Martinez, who is high on La Blaugrana’s wish list for the summer. If Martinez did join Barca, he’d become the latest player to represent both clubs – a group that includes the likes of Brazil World Cup winner Ronaldo, Samuel Eto’o, who won…

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Madrid make Aubameyang back-up plan if Haaland, Sane moves fail

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Real Madrid will reportedly turn to Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang if they fail to attract Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Braut Haaland to the club. The Daily Express claims Haaland and Liverpool forward Sadio Mane are the players most wanted by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane, and if either player declines to move to Santiago Bernabeu, then an approach will be made for Aubameyang. Haaland moved to Dortmund in January 2020, signing from Austria’s Red Bull Salzburg. The 19-year-old scored 12 goals in his first 11 appearances for the Bundesliga club before football…

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Mallorca vs. Barcelona La Liga Betting Tips and Preview

Mallorca vs. Barcelona, La Liga

The early Saturday evening action in La Liga sees champions and league leaders Barcelona travel to Real Mallorca, who are in good form despite still being in the relegation zone. Where and when: San Moix, Mallorca – 14 March, kick-off 17:30 Where you can see Mallorca vs. Barcelona: William Hill, La Liga TV Last time: Lionel Messi’s hat-trick propelled Barcelona to a comfortable 5-2 home win over Mallorca at the Camp Nou back in December, with Ante Budimir netting twice for the visitors that day. Our Eurotips Odds Free bets…

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Real Madrid vs. Eibar La Liga Betting Tips and Preview

Real Madrid vs. Eibar, La Liga

The Friday evening action in La Liga sees title hopefuls Real Madrid look to recover from multiple recent setbacks as they play host to relegation-threatened Eibar. The hosts are big favourites against a side with just one win in seven. Where and when: Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid – 13 March, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Real Madrid vs. Eibar: Premier Sports, William Hill Last time: Real Madrid ran out comfortable 4-0 victors the last time these two sides met back in November – when Karim Benzema netted a brace…

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Liverpool vs. Atletico Madrid Champions League Betting Tips and Preview

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Liverpool will look to overturn their first-leg Champions League deficit when Atletico Madrid visit the home of the holders. Last season’s victors have struggled in recent weeks, losing three of their last five in all competitions and will be relying on the natives to help produce another famous European night at Anfield. Where and when: Anfield, Liverpool – 11 March, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Liverpool vs. Atletico Madrid: BT Sport Last time: Saul Niguez got the only goal of the game when the sides met in Madrid. Our…

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Real Betis vs. Real Madrid La Liga Betting Tips and Preview

Real Betis vs. Real Madrid, La Liga

The Sunday evening action in La Liga sees league leaders Real Madrid play travel to an out-of-form Real Betis side, who are without a win in seven in all competitions. The away side will be big favourites to pick up three points here. Where and when: Estadio Benito Villamarin, Seville – 8 March, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Real Betis vs. Real Madrid: Premier Sports, William Hill Last time: These two played out a 0-0 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu in November – while Betis have beaten Madrid in…

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Barcelona vs. Real Sociedad La Liga Betting Tips and Preview

Barcelona vs. Real Sociedad, La Liga

The early Saturday evening action in La Liga sees champions Barcelona host high-flying Real Sociedad, who have won five in a row in all competitions and eight in nine. Where and when: Camp Nou, Barcelona – 7 March, kick-off 17:30 Where you can see Barcelona vs. Real Sociedad: William Hill, La Liga TV Last time: The two played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in San Sebastian earlier in the campaign but Barcelona edged out both league encounters last season 2-1. Our Eurotips Odds Free bets Bookie Real Sociedad double chance…

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