The fate of the Serie A remained hugely unknown after state scientists met with football bosses in a desperate effort to save the coronavirus-interrupted season threatened by a new wave of positive tests among players. The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) huddled with the government’s technical scientific committee to discuss details of the medical protocol for 

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Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar said he was deeply affected by the death of Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant. Bryant, 41, and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna were tragically killed in a helicopter crash in January, along with seven others in Calabasas, California. Neymar paid tribute to Bryant at the time, wearing a jersey in honour 

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola’s mother, Dolors Sala Carrio, has died aged 82 in Barcelona after contracting coronavirus. “Everyone associated with the club sends their most heartfelt sympathy at this most distressing time to Pep, his family and all their friends,” said Manchester City on social media. Monday’s increase of around 630 cases means 13,055 

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The British government on Thursday said English Premier League footballers should take a pay cut, amid outrage at top-flight clubs using a furlough scheme for non-playing staff. Tottenham, Newcastle and Norwich have declared they will use a government scheme to guarantee 80 percent of salaries for staff up to a maximum of £2,500 ($3,100, 2,850 

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La Liga giants Barcelona are reportedly set for a €100M financial hit due to the ongoing Covid 19 pandemic. The Catalan side have confirmed they are looking into the possibility of an application to facilitate wage cuts and temporary redundancies. With no decision made on when, or if, football will return to the Camp Nou, 

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Serie A outfit Roma have sent out care packs to their older season ticket holders as Italy remains under lockdown amid the coronavirus crisis. Roma, who have not played since 1 March due to the ongoing suspension of Serie A fixtures, started to contact all season ticket holders aged 75 and over earlier this week, preparing them 

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