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Young Espanyol fan scribbles out Lionel Messi's name in homework

Espanyol captain Gerard Moreno has given a young fan two tickets for Saturday's home game against Las Palmas after the girl crossed off Lionel Messi's name in a grammar homework assignment and put his name instead.

The mother of the girl tweeted to Moreno a photograph of her daughter's homework, which included the sentence: "My favourite football player is Messi (which she crossed out and added Moreno's name next to it)."

She added: "Look Gerard Moreno, my daughter carries you in her soul!! She...

Scouting Spotlight: Rony Lopes, Hakim Ziyech and Gerard Moreno

Rony Lopes is thriving at Monaco after failing to make the grade at Manchester City.

Scouting Spotlight profiles players across Europe who have caught the eye. This week, Monaco's rising star, an Ajax attacker and an Arsenal target starring in La Liga feature in our round up.

Rony Lopes -- Monaco

Having progressed through the Benfica academy alongside Bernardo Silva, Lopes joined Manchester City in 2011 and made several appearances during a four-year spell in England. He moved to Monaco for a reported £9 million in 2015, but found his path to the first team blocked by his former...