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Injuries up 20% amid packed schedule - study

Injuries across Europe's five major leagues rose by 20% last season and cost clubs in the region of half a billion pounds, a new study has found.

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Barca VP: Messi return financially possible in '23

Barcelona vice president Eduard Romeu has said Lionel Messi's return to the club as a player would be financially possible next summer.

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Sources: Barca's Araujo to have surgery, risk WC

Barcelona defender Ronald Araujo will undergo surgery this week on his right thigh and is at risk of missing the World Cup, sources have told ESPN.

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David Silva fined for hurting woman in brawl

Former Spain and Manchester City midfielder David Silva has been found guilty of hurting a woman during a brawl, a Spanish court has ruled.

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De Jong: I never wanted to leave Barcelona

Frenkie de Jong has said he never wanted to leave Barcelona in the summer despite pressure from the club to accept offers from elsewhere.

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Barcelona threaten legal action over Messi leak

Barcelona have threatened to take legal action against a Spanish newspaper that leaked details of the contract negotiations with Lionel Messi.

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Real Madrid's Asensio coy on Barcelona link

Real Madrid's Marco Asensio turned down the chance to rule out a move to Barcelona after being linked with a move across the Clasico divide.

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Barcelona announce profit of €98m in 2021-22

Barcelona have announced profits of €98 million for the 2021-22 campaign and predict they will make another €271m in the current season.

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