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Coric to snub Real Madrid & Chelsea and stay at Dinamo Zagreb

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The teenager is on the radar of many of Europe's top clubs but says he is happy to remain in Croatia for the forseeable future after receiving reassurances over his playing time



Ante Coric claims to have rejected interest from Real Madrid and Chelsea in order to stay at Dinamo Zagreb.

Coric is regarded as one of the brightest prospects in European football and is a reported target for many of the continent's top clubs.

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Platini withdraws from Fifa presidential race

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The Frenchman had planned to run to succeed Sepp Blatter before he was handed an eight-year ban from all football-related activity by the governing body's ethics committee



Michel Platini has withdrawn his candidacy for the Fifa presidency in order to clear his name following his eight-year ban from football.

Platini will appeal the sanction handed down by Fifa's ethics committee over an alleged "disloyal payment" made by Sepp Blatter to the Frenchman in 2011.

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Januzaj to return to Manchester United after Borussia Dortmund terminate loan deal

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The 20-year-old has played only 160 minutes in the Bundesliga this season and will now return to Louis van Gaal's side for the remainder of the campaign



Adnan Januzaj is set to return to Manchester United after Borussia Dortmund agreed to terminate his season-long loan.

The 20-year-old joined Dortmund on a temporary deal at the end of August but has made only 12 appearances for the club, including just 160 minutes in the Bundesliga.

United have been unhappy with Januzaj’s lack of playing time and have now moved to bring him back to Old Trafford, which should be finalised within the next 24 hours.

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Suarez allegedly threatens Espanyol players after Barcelona's fiery Copa del Rey win

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In the official referee's report, the Uruguayan is alleged to have caused a bust-up in the tunnel, which required a security team and coaches from both sides to diffuse



Luis Suarez could face disciplinary action after allegedly threatening Espanyol’s players after Barcelona’s 4-1 victory in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday evening.

Lionel Messi’s double was followed by goals from Gerard Pique and Neymar to seal victory at Camp Nou but Espanyol had both Hernán Pérez and Pape Diop sent off in a fiery second half.

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Copa Del Rey Report : Barcelona 4-1 Espanyol - Messi double helps hosts to comeback win

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The Argentine star equalised and then hit a beautiful free-kick to turn around an early deficit for the Copa del Rey holders, while their rivals saw two men sent off



Barcelona opened up a comfortable lead in their Copa del Rey last-16 clash with Espanyol after winning the first leg 4-1 against nine men at Camp Nou.

After falling behind early on, thanks to Felipe Caicedo’s goal, holders Barca retaliated within four minutes thanks to Lionel Messi and went on to dominate proceedings.

Read more: Copa Del Rey Report : Barcelona 4-1 Espanyol - Messi double helps hosts to comeback win


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