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Trending: LAFC close on deal for Sneijder; six face Hillsborough charges

Wednesday's latest stories from the world of football in ESPN FC's What's Trending...

MLS: Los Angeles FC, the expansion team due to enter the MLS in 2018, is close to agreeing a two-year deal for Wesley Sneijder to become its first Designated Player, sources have told ESPN FC.

- Toronto FC won its second straight Canadian Championship on Tuesday as Sebastian Giovinco scored deep into stoppage time to secure a 2-1 win over the Montreal Impact.

- Kaka, David Villa, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Michael Bradley, Tim Howard and Sebastian Giovinco are all set to feature in the fan-chosen MLS All-Stars side that will face Real Madrid in Chicago on Aug. 2.

LIVERPOOL: Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield, former chief constable Sir Norman Bettison and four other individuals have been charged with offences relating to the Hillsborough disaster, the Crown Prosecution Service has said.

- Reported Liverpool target Naby Keita has told German newspaper Welt he loves Leipzig, whose football team he helped to second place in the Bundesliga last season.

MAN UNITEDManchester United striker Anthony Martial appears to have dismissed speculation that he wants to leave the club this summer.

- Manchester United are set to sign Northern Ireland under-17 captain Ethan Galbraith.

- The future of Wayne Rooney should be resolved before Manchester United leave for their preseason tour on July 9 to avoid creating "voids for speculation," according to his former captain Gary Neville.

CONFEDERATIONS CUP: Joachim Low has claimed that the secret of Germany's dominance of penalty shootouts is to not to waste time practising them in the first place.

- Bayer Leverkusen striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez says Mexico can find ways to give Germany trouble in a Confederations Cup semifinal on Thursday.

SERIE A: Roma legend Francesco Totti is wanted by Japanese club Tokyo Verdy, a spokesman for the club has confirmed.

FIFA: The United States' effort to host the 2022 World Cup was found to have generally followed FIFA's bidding rules, according to the Garcia report on corruption that was released by FIFA on Tuesday.

- The Garcia report into corruption in FIFA said the England 2018 World Cup bid team was found to have "accommodated or at least attempted to satisfy the improper request" of executive committee members, including former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner.

- Australian soccer bosses say they won't make the same mistakes again after a report detailed evidence of the nation making improper payments in its failed 2022 World Cup bid.

ATLETICO MADRID: Spain under-21 star Saul Niguez has closed the door on a move away from Atletico Madrid this summer.

- Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo has said conversations were held with Zlatan Ibrahimovic's representatives but the club would not pursue the opportunity of signing him.

REAL MADRID: Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has told "El Primer Palo" that no negotiations have taken place with Manchester United about Alvaro Morata, although he suggested he is aware that the striker's representatives have been speaking with the Premier League club.

Perez added that there is "no reason to get too concerned" about Cristiano Ronaldo exiting the Santiago Bernabeu this summer and suggested it may be too soon to make a move for Monaco's Kylian Mbappe.

BARCELONA: Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu is confident that the club will be significantly strengthened this summer but failed to comment on their reported interest in Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti.

ARSENAL: Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas says Olivier Giroud is unlikely to leave Arsenal this summer, but is confident reported Gunners target Alexandre Lacazette will stay at the Ligue 1 club.

- Hector Bellerin has refused to discuss his future at Arsenal despite being linked to former club Barcelona.

CHELSEA: Chelsea are closing in on the £35 million signing of Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, sources have confirmed to ESPN FC.

- Lyon signed striker Bertrand Traore to a five-year deal from Chelsea for €10 million, the club announced.

MAN CITY: Wilfried Bony has told Sky Sports News he believes he could still have a future at Manchester City.

BAYERN MUNICH: Bayern Munich winger Kingsley Coman was taken into police custody on Monday and questioned over allegations of domestic violence against his former girlfriend, according to multiple reports in France.

JUVENTUS: Dani Alves penned a farewell to Juventus fans on Tuesday, saying money was not the reason for his departure ahead of a potential move to Manchester City.

INTER MILAN: Former Brazil and Inter Milan forward Ronaldo has said he would be tempted by the possibility of working at the club again but has not "dreamed as far" as that happening yet.

- Ever Banega is returning to Sevilla after one season away with Inter Milan, both clubs announced on Tuesday.

LIGUE 1: Agent Jorge Mendes told a Spanish court he has no role in his clients' tax affairs as he gave evidence to a judge investigating a potential €5.6 million fraud during Radamel Falcao's time at Atletico Madrid.

CRYSTAL PALACE: New Crystal Palace coach Frank de Boer has said he will "look at what we need" before deciding whether to attempt to sign Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho on a permanent deal.

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