The departure of Reinier, who has been capped by Brazil up to under-23 level, is likely to anger his former coach. Jorge Jesus recently told Portuguese TV that “a player like [Reinier] can’t be sold for €30m. Flamengo doesn’t know how to value its brand.” … [Read more...] about Real Madrid sign Flamengo playmaker Reinier Jesus for reported £25.6m fee
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When Tuor arrives in Gondolin, he becomes a great man and the father of Eärendel, an important character in Tolkien’s The Silmarillion. But Morgoth attacks, with Balrogs, dragons and orcs, and as the city falls, Tuor, his wife Idril and the child Eärendel escape, “looking back from a cleft in the mountains as they flee southward, at the blazing wreckage of their city”. … [Read more...] about The Fall of Gondolin, ‘new’ JRR Tolkien book, to be published in 2018
However, Frank Hellmann, a journalist at the Frankfurter Rundschau daily, dismissed Effenberg's idea as "nonsense." He said that there would be a risk of certain marquis match-ups never taking place (an extreme example being a season with no Revierderby between Dortmund and Schalke) and argued that the format would still do little to address Bayern Munich's superiority. Hellmann went on to jokingly suggest that a better solution might be to award Bayern just two points for a win. … [Read more...] about Boring Bundesliga: what can be done about Bayern Munich’s dominance?
Eldesmarque even claim the size of Bale's transfer fee is the only remaining hurdle to a switch across the pond. … [Read more...] about David Beckham’s Inter Miami sign Robbie Robinson with first pick of MLS Super Draft
The Club World Cup is not the only thing Tebas is critical of. His competition may be home to the two biggest clubs in world football, according to the latest Deloitte Money League, but Barcelona and Real Madrid are old money. The nouveau riche of Paris St-Germain and Manchester City are, meanwhile, a “danger” to the game, “state run… playthings” who “skew the balance of the entire European football structure.” This is what Tebas had said previously on the subject but in 2020 he takes a subtler line. “One of the major issues in European football is related to [financial] doping. Because when we have clubs being financed by states, then that has an impact on salaries,” he says, with everyone knowing whom he is talking about. “That means in other countries with more strict economic controls like Spain and Germany clubs cannot actually ask the state for extra financing to pay those salaries. … [Read more...] about La Liga president criticises Fifa and says richest clubs are ‘danger’ to game