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Messi fined for on-field tribute to Maradona

Barcelona star Lionel Messi has been fined for his tribute to the late Diego Maradona during Sunday’s win over Osasuna. The Spanish soccer federation’s competition committee fined Messi €780, according to Reuters, after he lifted his shirt and r

How Mourinho turned Tottenham into title contenders

Earlier this year, when Tottenham lost four of nine league outings heading into the pandemic-forced work stoppage, Jose Mourinho was labeled a tactical dinosaur. The game passed him by, and his greatest days were so far in the rearview they had begun to r

Europa League roundup: What happened on Matchday 4?

Several clubs entered the early fixtures on Matchday 4 with a chance to secure a place in the Europa League knockout stage. Some were victorious in their quest to reach the round of 32, while others saw their dreams of progression come to an early end. Ho