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Antoine Griezmann’s wage cut to re-join Atletico Madrid revealed

Antoine Griezmann agreed to slash his wages nearly in half in order to facilitate his move from Barcelona to Atletico Madrid. After being linked with a move back to Los Rojiblancos earlier in the summer, Griezmann finally got his switch late on deadline day, returning to Atletico on a season-long loan with an obligation to buy for around £34m. It was a move which initially did not materialise because of a number of financial issues, one of which was Atleti's refusal to pay Griezmann's wages, which were thought to sit at over the £300,000-a-week mark. To get the move over
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Pjanic agrees to 60 percent pay cut at Barcelona

Barcelona were able to cut a lot of costs on transfer deadline day, and there has been further good news on that front with it emerging that Miralem Pjanic has agreed to take a 60 percent pay cut upon leaving for Besiktas on loan. The 31-year-old midfielder departed the Camp Nou after just one season in Spain, signing for the Turkish giants on a one-year loan, but before he did so he agreed to drop his salary with Los Cules. As such, Pjanic's salary will be reduced for the season he is in Turkey and for the two seasons he
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Aguero wants to kill himself after Hopes of playing alongside Messi were dashed–Di Maria reveals

Paris Saint-Germain forward, Angel Di Maria has said that his national teammate, Sergio ‘Kun’ Aguero wants to kill himself after his hopes of playing alongside Lionel Messi at Barcelona were dashed. He said Aguero is feeling very down at the moment after the departure of Messi to PSG. Messi is said to be one of the major reasons behind Aguero joining the Blaugrana this summer from Manchester City. Rather, Messi has joined Di Maria at PSG, leaving Aguero without one of his closest friends. “Kun wants to kill himself, what can you do,” Di Maria said with a laugh during
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Lionel Messi is officially a free agent and can play for any club he wants as his contract with barca expires

Lionel Messi is now a free agent following the expiration of his contract with Barcelona. The 34-year-old, who about 12 months earlier made an attempt to leave Barcelona, is no longer under contract with the Spanish giants and can now join any club if he decides to. Messi's contract officially expired as soon as the clock struck 12a.m on July 1 and although there were reports that he would likely re-sign with the Spanish giants, nothing concrete has been done.  There are reports that Messi and Barcelona will work towards a contract, but until there is a conclusive evidence that
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Barcelona becomes highest world’s most valuable club[see full list]

Barcelona Tops list of Forbes latest most valuable football clubs in the world. According to Forbes, Barcelona Tops At $4.8 Billion for the first time, knocking Real Madrid to No. 2 at $4.75 billion. German giants Bayern Munich up with $4.22billion. Manchester United have fallen out of the top three most valuable football clubs in the world, according to Forbes. While Liverpool have jumped up three places to fifth and ahead of rival Manchester City. Barcelona’s rise comes as the club has been caught in a public fight with superstar Lionel Messi, the world’s highest-paid player, who threatened to leave last year before the final season under his contract.  Here is top 10 Most valuable football
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