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Ratcliffe: UEFA blocked Utd from signing player

Man United co-owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe has said that UEFA's rules on multi-club ownership have prevented the club from signing a player from Nice.

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Mbappé joins Real Madrid in long-awaited move

Real Madrid have announced the signing of Kylian Mbappé on a free transfer, ending their years-long wait for him to join the club. The France captain has signed a five-year deal with the Champions League winners.

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Sources: Madrid set to announce Mbappé signing

Real Madrid are set to announce the signing of Kylian Mbappé after agreeing a five-year contract, sources have told ESPN.

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Mbappé omitted from France Olympics squad

Kylian Mbappé has not been named in France head coach Thierry Henry's preliminary 25-man squad for the Olympic Games in Paris this summer.

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Extra-time goal sends Saint-Etienne up to Ligue 1

Saint-Etienne drew 2-2 at 10-man Metz to win promotion back to the French first division on Sunday, with substitute Ibrahima Wadji scoring the decisive goal deep into extra time for a 4-3 aggregate score.

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Ligue 1 player gets ban for taping LGBTQ+ logo

Monaco's Mohamed Camara has been suspended for four matches, the French football league said on Thursday, after an LGBTQ+ support logo on the Mali international's shirt was covered up during a Ligue 1 match.

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Mbappé: 'Can't wait' for new club after PSG exit

Kylian Mbappé has not revealed where he will play next, although he is widely expected to join Real Madrid on a free transfer this summer after his PSG expires.

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Mbappé: I'd love to play for AC Milan one day

Kylian Mbappé is widely expected to fulfill a lifelong dream and join Real Madrid this summer, but the forward has said he also plans to also play for AC Milan at somepoint in his career.

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Sources: Ajax agree fee for Nice manager Farioli

Ajax have agreed a fee for the release of Nice coach Francesco Farioli with the 35-year-old expected to sign a three-year contract in the coming days, sources told ESPN Netherlands.

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Mbappé's mum drops Madrid hint at farewell bash

Kylian Mbappé organised a party on Monday to mark his farewell from Paris Saint-Germain, during which his mother and agent, Fayza Lamari, hinted he will join Real Madrid this summer.

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Sanctions urged after player covers LGBTQ badge

France's sports minister has called for Monaco to be sanctioned after one of their players covered over an anti-gay message on the team's shirt during the team's final league game on Sunday.


PSG win season finale, while Brest clinch UCL spot

Champions Paris Saint-Germain ended their Ligue 1 campaign with a 2-0 win at Metz on Sunday, while Brest won 3-0 to capture the third Champions League spot and Lille finished fourth after being held 2-2 by Nice on a stoppage-time equaliser.