The top two divisions of football in Germany and France has been suspended in response to the global coronavirus outbreak.
The French Football Federation (FFF) suspended all football from the men's semi-professional third tier downwards -- as well as all three women's leagues -- on Thursday and the Professional Football League (LFP) have now aligned themselves with that stance after an emergency meeting on Friday morning.
Guingamp forward Nathael Julan has died in an accident at the age of 23, the French Ligue 2 side said in a statement on Friday.
"L'En Avant Guingamp is in mourning," said the club. "The club had the immense pain to learn this afternoon of the accidental death of its player Nathael Julan.
"On this tragic day, all members of the club join together to express their sad condolences to Nathael's family."
It did not give any further details. French media, including the website of L'Equipe, said he died...
Barcelona and Neymar have failed to reach an agreement over a dispute based around a €43 million renewal bonus included in the last contract the Brazilian signed with the club in 2016, sources have told ESPN FC.
Neymar received around €14m at the time and was due the remaining €29m on Aug. 1, 2017. However, Barca refused to pay the rest as the forward neared a world-record €222m move to Paris Saint-Germain. He eventually signed for the French club on Aug. 3, 2017.
Sevilla have told AS Nancy they will not pay them a cut of the fee they received from Clement Lenglet's move to Barcelona as they do not consider it a transfer.
The 23-year-old defender left Sevilla and joined Barca after he paid his €35.9 million release clause with the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) on July 12 to terminate his contract.
Nancy are reportedly requesting 10 percent of that release clause, claiming it is owed to them because of any future sale of the player due to...