Daily News Summary: Ronaldo nets 300th La Liga goal in win; Liverpool & Spurs seal victory

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TOP HEADLINES

Real Madrid 3-1 Getafe: CR7 reaches 300th La Liga goal ahead of PSG clash

Cristiano Ronaldo hit a brace and Gareth Bale was also on the scoresheet as Real Madrid warmed up for their Champions League showdown against PSG with a comfortable win over Getafe on Saturday.

Liverpool 2-0 Newcastle: Salah & Mane help Reds get a professional win as they’re now 2nd

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool scored the 200th PL goal of his reign in a 2-0 defeat of Newcastle United, Mohamed Salah on target again.

Troyes 0-2 PSG: Di Maria on target as they get 4 successive wins ahead of the Real clash

Paris Saint-Germain were without Neymar, Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe, but they still had little difficulty against Troyes on Saturday.

Tottenham 2-0 Huddersfield: In-form Son scores double as he gets into double figures in PL

Tottenham kept their top-four chase on track with a routine 2-0 win over Huddersfield Town, just four days before they host Juventus.

WHAT THEY SAY

Brazilian football federation confirm Neymar foot operation ‘went well’

Surgery to repair a broken bone in Brazil and Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar’s right foot was successful, the Brazilian football federation said Saturday.

Neville has a ‘very clear idea’ who will replace Mourinho at Man Utd

The current man in charge at Old Trafford is under contract until 2020, with a former Red Devils star happy for him to continue building for now

Diego SImeone: You can’t control Lionel Messi

Diego Simeone did not reveal the side he would pick to face Barcelona in his Saturday press conference, highlighting the importance of the clash betweeen the sides.

THESE THINGS HAPPEN

To Paris with goals – Ronaldo on fire ahead of Madrid’s PSG test

The Portuguese surpassed the 300 mark in La Liga and went off for a rest in the 3-1 win over Getafe as he hits fine form ahead of Tuesday’s big game

Denis, Semedo, Vidal & Mina the four players not in the Barca squad for Atletico clash

Alba returns to Barca squad against Atletico as Messi & Suarez lead attack.

Pep Guardiola plotting summer move for Andres Iniesta

Pep Guardiola is eyeing a summer move for Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta as the Manchester City boss wants Spanish midfielder to end his career in England.

Salah record leaves Cavani, Kane & Messi trailing in his wake

The goals keep on coming for the Liverpool forward, with Newcastle the latest side to find themselves on the receiving end of his predatory instincts

The reason Yerry Mina keeps being left out of Barcelona squads

Barcelona’s Colombian defender Yerry Mina has not ben included in the squad to face Atletico Madrid on Sunday at Camp Nou. It’s the fourth game in a row that Mina has missed out on making the squad, left out this time with Denis Suarez and Aleix Vidal.

Valverde’s Coutinho dilemma

All season long, Ernesto Valverde has been trying out different combinations to balance his desire for a strong defence against the need for Barcelona to be a naturally attacking team, and Sunday’s clash with Atletico Madrid sees that battle come to a head.

The whole truth about Neymar’s operation

Much has been said about the operation to the fissure of his fifth metatarsal, which Neymar will undergo on Saturday in Brazil.

Transfer news & rumours: Koscielny breaks down in Arsenal crisis talks

Goal takes a look at the biggest transfer news and rumours from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and beyond

Modric and Kroos: Mission almost impossible

Friday was just the latest day that Real Madrid missed Luka Modric and Toni Kroos in training, with the pair’s participation against Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday looking increasingly unlikely.

ANALYSIS & OPINIONS

Duke it out! Man Utd, Liverpool, Tottenham, Chelsea & Arsenal fight for only 3 UCL spots


The race for Champions League football is well and truly hotting up, with five teams jostling for just three places behind champions-elect Manchester City.

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