Moussa Dembele could snub Europe's biggest clubs and stay at Celtic for the duration of his four-year contract, according to his agent. Real Madrid are the latest top side to have been linked with Dembele, who has scored 27 goals in all competitions since joining from Fulham in June. The boy is doing well, Celtic are doing well and we as agents are doing the right things for everyone – but it's so important to focus on the right things.
Wayne Rooney has been given the green light to seal a move away from Manchester United and he will now have the final decision on whether he leaves the club in the next week, Yahoo Sport UK understands. Rooney was committed to finishing the season at United before sealing a lucrative move to the Chinese Super League, but we have been told that he is now considering his position after the financial rewards for moving before next Tuesday’s Chinese transfer deadline expires. United are open to finalising a deal now as they have been offered ‘substantial’ compensation to release the striker who broke Sir Bobby Charlton’s all-time goal scoring record after firing his 250th goal for the club in the 1-1 draw at Stoke last month.
Claudio Ranieri looked up and smiled, having clearly just realised he had the perfect answer. Sitting in the press room of the Sanchez Pizjuan ahead of Leicester City’s Champions League last-16 first leg with Sevilla, the Italian had predictably been asked - given the traditions of the city - whether his players were matadors or bulls. Ranieri deliberately misinterpreted the question, and possibly played on some of the culinary traditions around bullfighting itself, by wondering if he was being asked whether his side “have the balls”.