Spanish football evening headlines for 12 March.
Ronaldo offered to Madrid
The agent of star player Cristiano Ronaldo has contacted Real Madrid this year regarding a potential return from Juventus, according to multiple reports.
Read more: Jorge Mendes contacted Real Madrid on Cristiano Ronaldo return this year
Both El Chiringuito and Cadena Cope say that Jorge Mendes contacted Los Blancos over a potential return but the talks did not progress far.
Messi tipped for Paris
Friday’s Barcelona news saw a report from journalist Marcelo Bechler claiming Paris Saint-Germain were increasingly confident of signing star player Lionel Messi this summer.
Read more: Lionel Messi set to leave Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain this summer – report
It was claimed that players at the Parisian club were confident that the Argentine superstar was likely to switch to the French capital this summer.
Griezmann criticised by Stoichkov
Barcelona only have 10 players on the pitch whenever Antoine Griezmann is playing, according, the club’s former forward Hristo Stoichkov.
Read more: “Whenever Griezmann is on the pitch, Barcelona play with ten players” – Stoichkov
Griezmann is without a goal in 10 matches for the Blaugrana and he is now the subject of criticism from the club’s former star.
Stoichkov told Sportsport.ba, in quotes carried by El Mundo Deportivo: “Whenever Griezmann is on the pitch, Barcelona play with ten players. If they want to do something in the long term, they have to sell him. Trincao and Braithwaite must be on the team. What is Griezmann doing there?”