French Ligue 1
Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc has told Edinson Cavani that he needs to start showcasing his goalscoring ability more consistently for the club.
Cavani, 28, has scored six goals in seven Champions League outings this season, but found the back of the net only eight times in 24 Ligue 1 appearances for the French champions.
And speaking ahead of Wednesday's Coupe de France quarterfinal clash with Monaco, Blanc said that a change of attitude is required from the Uruguay international to be...
"After you." "No, you first." "No, you go, really." "No, no, please, I insist."
For the past three weeks, Ligue 1 has become the most courteous league in Europe. Three teams are just waltzing around the top of the table with nobody seeming to want to grab it and win it. The table is neatly poised: Lyon (54 points), Paris Saint-Germain (53 points) and Marseille (50 points) just keep offering lifelines and gifting each other the opportunity to hang around.
With just four points between the top...
Lucas Barrios has revealed he offered his services to former boss Jurgen Klopp in December in a bid top to boost Borussia Dortmund's flagging Bundesliga season.
After arriving in Europe to join Dortmund in 2009, Barrios, 30, played an integral role in two Bundesliga title wins with the Ruhr Valley club, helping re-establish them as a force to rival Bayern Munich.
The Paraguay international then departed for China in 2012 before joining Spartak Moscow, and then moved to French side Montpellier on...