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The European Leagues said they rejected proposals for an expanded Club World Cup and a new global Nations League.
PSG declined to comment on Neymar's return when contacted by AFP but could do so later Thursday at a pre-match press conference.
Diego Costa missed the opener in London with a hamstring strain but the striker is expected back, having come through Sunday's win over Alaves unscathed.
The report earlier this week alleged that PSL chairman Irvin Khoza had organised Jennifer Ferguson to fly to SA from Sweden where she currently lives.
The tournament, known as the "Final 8", would be the climax of a global Nations League competition, which is part of an ambitious plan to reform international football.
The Merseyside club will feature in their eighth European Cup final on May 26 after beating AS Roma 7-6 on aggregate in the semi-final on Wednesday.
Although Roma were awarded a penalty in each game of the last-four tie, Monchi insisted his team would have reached the final if VAR had been used
Guardiola fears derby hangover in quest to oust Liver
It was no different last week when Mohamed Salah tore his former employers Roma to shreds, scoring twice and setting up two more goals.
The men were allegedly part of a group of fans who stormed the Moses Mabhida Stadium pitch after Kaizer Chiefs lost their match in the Nedbank Cup semi-final match.
Dikwena are at the bottom of the Absa Premiership table with 21 points but striker Letsie Koapeng says there’s no need for players to drop their heads.
With just one round of league fixtures to come, there will much soul-searching on the training pitches in Cape Town, Pretoria and Limpopo.
Some 3,000 police officers have been deployed to avoid ugly scenes during Roma's Champions League return-leg match against Liverpool at the Stadio Olimpico on Wednesday.
Benzema's two goals here were another feather in the cap for coach Zinedine Zidane, who had decided to start the French striker, despite only one goal in his previous 12 games.
The 53-year-old Irishman was attacked by Roman hooligans outside Anfield before Liverpool's 5-2 first-leg win last week and is still in a serious condition in hospital.
Infantino's other key proposal is to revamp the Club World Cup, boosting it from seven clubs to 24 in a four-year format rather than retaining it as an annual event.
The Liverpool player and Man City's Kevin de Bruyne collected more than 90 percent of the journalists' votes.
The only coaches whose positions look watertight are the championship-winning Pitso Mosimane, Pirates' Milutin Sredojevic and and Fadlu Davids at Maritzburg United.
The coaching staff at Ajax Cape Town, SuperSport United, Polokwane City and Baroka FC have just under two weeks to find a way to save their teams.
Amakhosi face Ajax Cape Town in the last fixture this season at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday.
Bayern Munich have it all to do at the Santiago Bernabeu after wasting several chances in last week's 2-1 first-leg loss in Munich.
For Zidane, a third European crown as coach is now in sight, which would put him level with Carlo Ancelotti and Bob Paisley in the pantheon of successful managers.
Messi claimed his 32nd league goal of the season with the help of another pass from Suarez to round off the victory and give Barca a seventh La Liga title in 10 years.
Paul Pogba drove United into the lead in the 16th minute, pouncing after Alexis Sanchez had headed a Romelu Lukaku cross against the post. would like to send you push notifications.
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