Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane believes that a deal for Cesc Fabregas is 'not very straight forward' and almost rules out signing the midfielder.
Real Madrid have received a massive bid for one of their out of favour midfielders, but the player is intent to stay at the Bernabeu and fight for a first team place under Zinedine Zidane.
Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City are three of the richest clubs in world football. Their financial backing is unrivalled in the modern game and their ability to buy the best players in the world has given them the competitive edge over domestic rivals.
Colombia advanced to their first Copa America semi final since 2004 after winning 4-2 on a tiebreaker against a doggedly determined Peruvian side which refused to yield to Colombia's attacking threat till the 90th minute in New Jersey's Metlife Stadium.
Colombian sensation James Rodriguez is finding things difficult at the Santiago Bernabeu under new manager Zinedine Zidane, and could be on the way to Manchester United in a big money transfer this summer.
Arsenal are after Real Madrid's out-of-favour playmaker to bolster their attacking options, while manager Arsene Wenger has denied rumours of a contract extension.
Real Madrid closed to within 1 point off rivals FC Barcelona at the top of the league table after a 5-1 demolition job at Getafe on Saturday.
FC Barcelona have named a full strength starting XI for the El Clasico, but Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has left his star playmakers James Rodriguez and Isco on the bench for this crucial encounter.
Borussia Monchengladbach captain Granit Xhaka recently revealed in an interview that his dream move would be to England and the Premier League.
Uruguay host Colombia in the second game of the Round 1 of the CONMEBOL 2018 World Cup Qualifiers, with both sides coming in the game having won their opening tie. Uruguay and Colombia had both beaten their opponents in the opening game with a 2-0 scoreline with the Uruguayans beating Bolovia and Colombians brushing aside Copa America semi-finalists, Peru. Both sides come in the game without their key attacking players. The pressure to win the tie will be on the Uruguayans, though, since they are playing at home.