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From The42 'The Marc Overmars route' - Barcelona new boy De Jong reveals dream of joining Arsenal Go Your Own Way

'The Marc Overmars route' - Barcelona new boy De Jong reveals dream of joining Arsenal

The former Ajax midfielder thought he would move to north London before he went to Spain, following in the footsteps of another Dutch great.

From The42 'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva Claim

'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva

The Brazilian believes the Barcelona man has previously profited from poor calls at club level.

From The42 Messi slams 'corruption' in South American football after being sent off in Copa America Unfair

Messi slams 'corruption' in South American football after being sent off in Copa America

Lionel Messi was vocal after being sent off in Argentina’s win over Chile.

From The42 Barcelona open talks for Griezmann transfer but move is complicated by potential Neymar return Firepower

Barcelona open talks for Griezmann transfer but move is complicated by potential Neymar return

The La Liga champions have moved a step closer to signing the France striker.

From The42 Seething Atletico accuse Barcelona of a lack of respect over Griezmann approach Fury

Seething Atletico accuse Barcelona of a lack of respect over Griezmann approach

The Madrid club allege the Catalans thrashed out a deal with the striker days before a Champions League clash with Juventus.

From The42 Kevin-Prince Boateng rules out permanent move to Barcelona after short loan spell End Of The Line

Kevin-Prince Boateng rules out permanent move to Barcelona after short loan spell

The 32-year-old made four appearances for the Spanish champions during his time at Camp Nou.

From The42 Guardiola rules out Barcelona return, renews Man City commitment City Boy

Guardiola rules out Barcelona return, renews Man City commitment

Serie A champions Juventus were linked with an approach for Pep Guardiola, but he has reconfirmed his commitment to Manchester City.

From The42 Barcelona return offers Neymar shot at redemption - by forcing him to grow up Neymarmite

Barcelona return offers Neymar shot at redemption - by forcing him to grow up

Like Maradona and Ronaldinho, Neymar is a South American star who played at the Nou Camp and eventually went off-track. Unlike the other two, he now has a chance to go back.

From The42 Barcelona loanee completes £22 million move to Everton Pen To Paper

Barcelona loanee completes £22 million move to Everton

Andre Gomes has signed a five-year deal after appearing 29 times for the Premier League side last season.

From The42 'It is the moment to decide' - Ex-Barcelona great urges Neymar to choose future now Tick Tock

'It is the moment to decide' - Ex-Barcelona great urges Neymar to choose future now

The Brazilian has reportedly been made available for a move should PSG receive a suitable offer.

From The42 Barcelona snap up promising Dutch defender Van Beijnen and give him €100m release clause Price Tag

Barcelona snap up promising Dutch defender Van Beijnen and give him €100m release clause

The 20-year-old full-back has arrived at Camp Nou on a free transfer from NAC Breda.

From The42 'Who wouldn't want to enjoy players like Neymar?' - Suarez would welcome PSG star's return Rumour Mill

'Who wouldn't want to enjoy players like Neymar?' - Suarez would welcome PSG star's return

The Brazilian is linked with a return to his former club and his old team-mate would like to have the star forward back.

From The42 'I don't think I was even at 50% fitness' - Arsenal's Suarez relives nightmare loan spell Struggles

'I don't think I was even at 50% fitness' - Arsenal's Suarez relives nightmare loan spell

The 25-year-old joined the Gunners in January but made only six substitute appearances under Unai Emery.

From The42 'I have not had a good season,' admits ex-Reds star Coutinho after poor start to life at Barcelona Disappointing

'I have not had a good season,' admits ex-Reds star Coutinho after poor start to life at Barcelona

The Brazil playmaker is under no illusions about his struggles this season, but believes he will show improvement through effort.

From TheJournal.ie Miley Cyrus speaks out after man grabs her 'without consent' at event Barcelona

Miley Cyrus speaks out after man grabs her 'without consent' at event

The incident happened at an event in Spain.

From The42 Barcelona drop traditional stripes look as new kits revealed New Look

Barcelona drop traditional stripes look as new kits revealed

The club has has settled on a checkerboard style for the 2019/2020 season.

From The42 'It's not the right moment' - Koeman shuts down speculation about links to Barcelona job No Dice

'It's not the right moment' - Koeman shuts down speculation about links to Barcelona job

The former Everton boss has been mooted as a potential replacement for the under-fire Ernesto Valverde.

From The42 'I am a Madridista' - Ramos confirms he's staying put, intends to retire at Real Madrid Settled

'I am a Madridista' - Ramos confirms he's staying put, intends to retire at Real Madrid

The defender was expected to move on from the Bernabeu this summer after 14 years at the club, but has announced he is staying in the Spanish capital.

From The42 Neville certain Man United can 'still attract top-end players' despite falling behind rivals Big Club Mentality

Neville certain Man United can 'still attract top-end players' despite falling behind rivals

The former skipper says the club missed out on top stars even at the height of their success.

From The42 'I still don't know anything' - De Ligt keeping options open amid United and Barca rumours Coy

'I still don't know anything' - De Ligt keeping options open amid United and Barca rumours

In-demand Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt is willing to wait to resolve his future.

From The42 Barcelona gear up for clear-out as president admits players will leave Dead Wood

Barcelona gear up for clear-out as president admits players will leave

Philippe Coutinho and Samuel Umtiti are among the stars rumoured to be close to the exit after a disastrous end to the season.

From The42 Valencia score twice in 13 minutes to stun Barcelona and win Copa del Rey for the first time since 2008 Champions

Valencia score twice in 13 minutes to stun Barcelona and win Copa del Rey for the first time since 2008

Goals from Kevin Gameiro and Rodrigo saw Valencia scupper Barca’s hopes of completing a domestic double.

From The42 Van Dijk out to improve on 'nuts' Barca clash in Champions League final Top That

Van Dijk out to improve on 'nuts' Barca clash in Champions League final

Liverpool enjoyed one of Anfield’s greatest European nights against Barcelona, but the defender wants an “even bigger memory” in Madrid.

From The42 Valverde keen to keep Barca focus on Copa final, not his future Cup Glory

Valverde keen to keep Barca focus on Copa final, not his future

Lionel Messi, meanwhile, claimed his sixth European Golden Shoe on Friday night.

From The42 'I still want to be here': Messi to remain at Barcelona despite crushing Liverpool collapse Staying Put

'I still want to be here': Messi to remain at Barcelona despite crushing Liverpool collapse

The Argentine said he will play through the pain of his club’s Champions League defeat last month.

From The42 Firmino on course to be fit for Champions League final after returning to training Race To Be Fit

Firmino on course to be fit for Champions League final after returning to training

The Brazilian missed Liverpool’s last three Premier League matches due to a thigh injury.

From The42 ‘Messi is the number one in everything’ – Mbappe tips Barca star for Ballon d’Or Favourite

‘Messi is the number one in everything’ – Mbappe tips Barca star for Ballon d’Or

The PSG striker believes his Argentine counterpart is the favourite for the coveted accolade in 2019 after another stunning season.

From The42 Messi scores twice against Eibar to move four clear of Mbappe in Golden Shoe race The Goat This post contains videos

Messi scores twice against Eibar to move four clear of Mbappe in Golden Shoe race

Barcelona’s La Liga campaign came to an end with a 2-2 draw at Eibar, with Lionel Messi scoring twice.

From The42 Hegerberg hat-trick propels Lyon to Champions League four-in-a-row Champions Of Europe

Hegerberg hat-trick propels Lyon to Champions League four-in-a-row

Striker’s 16-minute treble made quick work of Saturday’s final.

From The42 'I love him as a person' - Griezmann leaves Atleti with Simeone's blessing All For Grizou

'I love him as a person' - Griezmann leaves Atleti with Simeone's blessing

The French striker is leaving the club he joined in 2014.

From The42 Coutinho's agent refutes claims Griezmann will replace Brazilian at Barcelona Staying Put

Coutinho's agent refutes claims Griezmann will replace Brazilian at Barcelona

The French forward is said to be bound for the Camp Nou as he leaves Atletico Madrid.

From The42 'Thanks for everything, from the bottom of my heart': Griezmann confirms Atletico departure Time To Say Goodbye This post contains videos

'Thanks for everything, from the bottom of my heart': Griezmann confirms Atletico departure

The 28-year-old thanked supporters on Tuesday in a video confirming his departure at the end of this season.

From The42 Hamilton wins in Spain to take championship lead F1

Hamilton wins in Spain to take championship lead

The defending five-time world champion seized the initiative at the start in Barcelona and led from lights to flag.

From The42 Klopp: Liverpool must manage 'emotional and mental effects' of European comeback D Day

Klopp: Liverpool must manage 'emotional and mental effects' of European comeback

The Reds can secure their first Premier League title on Sunday, but Jurgen Klopp is wary of the impact of their amazing Barcelona victory.

From The42 'It's like The Great Escape with Steve McQueen. They catch him every time he tries to escape. I feel the same' Under Pressure

'It's like The Great Escape with Steve McQueen. They catch him every time he tries to escape. I feel the same'

Ernesto Valverde compared trying to forget Barcelona’s shock defeat to Liverpool to The Great Escape.

From TheJournal.ie Taxi, bus, flight and train: The Irish Liverpool fans willing to go the extra miles for Champions League final

Taxi, bus, flight and train: The Irish Liverpool fans willing to go the extra miles for Champions League final

A travel company has also chartered a flight for the occasion from Dublin to Madrid.

From The42 Embarrassed, a nightmare and the impossible dream: Front page reactions from Barcelona and beyond Red Faced

Embarrassed, a nightmare and the impossible dream: Front page reactions from Barcelona and beyond

The Catalunyan and Madrid press found some rare common ground while the Liverpool Echo held the front page, back page and presumably everything in between.

From TheJournal.ie Motorist faces €1,000 fine after being caught watching Champions League match while driving Dublin

Motorist faces €1,000 fine after being caught watching Champions League match while driving

The driver was spotted in the Dublin area yesterday evening.

From The42 TV Wrap: Even Jose Mourinho swoons for Liverpool on remarkable Anfield night On The Box

TV Wrap: Even Jose Mourinho swoons for Liverpool on remarkable Anfield night

George Hamilton got his prediction (almost) right while Jurgen Klopp was stuck for words.

From The42 Wijnaldum's anger at being benched inspired two-goal display Hero

Wijnaldum's anger at being benched inspired two-goal display

The Dutch midfielder was not happy with Jurgen Klopp for leaving him out of the starting XI.