Spanish football evening headlines for May 26.
Barca eye Conte appointment
A bombshell report in Gazzetta dello Sport on Tuesday night hinted at a divorce between the coach and the Nerazzurri due to expected cutbacks at the club with Caught Offside highlighting how the Italian side feared the Blaugrana were trying to appoint Conte.
New Super League statement
Those three clubs were among 12 founding members of the so-called European Super League proposals, which were intended to be a breakaway alternative to UEFA’s Champions League competition – and are the only three not to withdraw from the plans.
The statement, on behalf of the three clubs, offered firm rebuttal of European football’s governing body looking into the matter.
Kroos denies Zidane claim
Reports have circulated that the Frenchman had told the players at the club during a dressing room chat that he had decided he would be leaving at the end of the season.
Kroos told reporters: “It is a lie that Zidane told us players that he was leaving. I think that because of my relationship with him, he would have told me.”