There are plenty of ifs and buts – Monaco ‘ought to have funds to spend’, ‘Bakayoko may be targeted as a replacement for his former midfield partner Fabinho’ – while the future of manager Leonardo Jardim seems to be crucial. If he stays, Bakayoko could well join.

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Champions League: Liverpool v Roma, Bayern Munich v Real Madrid

Arsenal will face Atletico Madrid in the Europa League semi-finals, while Red Bull Salzburg meet Marseille.

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Arsene Wenger has told Arsenal fans “don’t be too worried” over Henrikh Mkhitaryan

The Gunners were without the playmaker for last night’s Europa League clash with CSKA Moscow after he limped out of the first leg

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Diego Costa injured in Atletico Madrid's Europa League clash

Atletico progressed from their quarter-final 2-1 on aggregate against the Portuguese side, but former Chelsea striker Costa left the field in the 52nd minute, seemingly holding his left thigh.

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Arsenal reached the Europa League semi-finals

The hosts, who led through Fedor Chalov and Kirill Nababkin, went close to drawing level on aggregate and leading on away goals as Petr Cech saved Aleksandr Golovin's free-kick and Sergei Ignashevich shot narrowly wide.

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Alvaro Morata admits playing with a back injury has hampered his first season

Morata looked to have made a seamless transition to English football, having scored seven times in his first eight games, but after suffering a back injury in December, has found the back of the net on just two occasions since.

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Leon Balogun relishing Messi challenge at World Cup

The Mainz defender will be one of the players charged with silencing the Argentine genius when their two nations clash in their third Group D game

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Liverpool sold Philippe Coutinho because of shock Jurgen Klopp issue

And that is because he thought Liverpool had become too predictable.

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Paris St-Germain to meet Uefa amid claims rules were broken

The French club also signed Kylian Mbappe on loan from Monaco in deal that is set to be made permanent for £165.7m at the end of this season.

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Ronaldo's penalty put Real Madrid through to the Champions League semi-finals

Juve goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, in what might be his last Champions League appearance, was sent off by English referee Michael Oliver after awarding the spot-kick, for foul and abusive language.

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Chelsea supporters gripped with fear as question marks loom over future

As a starting point, if something isn't right at a football club, typically it's on the pitch where problems will eventually manifest themselves.

11/04 | Football |

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