Orlando City playmaker Kaka says he cannot wait to play against Steven Gerrard in America next season, with the midfielder's arrival sure to improve Major League Soccer.
Spanish football writer Andy West says the suspension of all domestic football is "very real" and "not just posturing".
Man City to pay over £50m for Juventus' Paul Pogba, Chelsea target Mauro Icardi & Paulo Dybala, Inter want Yaya Toure, plus more.
All the latest from Thursday's back pages, as Manchester City are linked with a £70m bid for Juventus star Paul Pogba.
Get all the latest transfer news as Man United and Chelsea are reportedly quoted at least £80m for Real Madrid's Gareth Bale.
Barcelona manager Luis Enrique says Lionel Messi is "from another dimension" after his two goals against Bayern Munich.
Pep Guardiola insists Bayern Munich were in control before conceding three late goals to Barcelona in the Champions League.
Barcelona 3 Bayern Munich 0: Lionel Messi strikes two and Neymar the third to punish former coach as he makes first return to Nou Camp