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Barça on two Parisians at 0 €
© Supplied by Sports.fr Angel Di Maria Always looking for new reinforcements, FC Barcelona have decided to take an interest in two PSG executives; Juan Bernat and Ángel Di María. Having failed to recruit heavily during the last summer transfer window due to financial difficulties, the management of Barça absolutely wants to make up for it next summer.
The two former PSG players celebrated their reunion on Saturday in the Premier League. Much like City-Arsenal (1-0) a week ago, the shock of the 6th day of , between Manchester United and Chelsea, did not offer a great show either, Saturday afternoon. Both teams, far too suspicious, shared the points (0-0), but this meeting at Old Trafford saw two long-time friends meet as opponents: Thiago Silva and . The Brazilian defender obviously led the defense of the Blues, but his attacking teammates did not really shine in the game against the Red Devils who remained on their defensive gains from their victory at… Parc des Princes (1-2), Tuesday evening in the Champions League. The Uruguayan "Matador", he started on the bench of MU, impatiently awaiting his very first appearance since his arrival in England.
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Silva starred against Arsenal and can ease burden on de Bruyne
JACK GAUGHAN: When Bernardo Silva hopped off his jet in 2017, he wore the look of another creative midfielder who had just lifted the World Cup and arrived hungover seven years prior. Around Manchester City, they earmarked the Portuguese in beach gear as the one who would eventually take over from David Silva. A little scuttling pickpocket who also owns the combination to the opposition’s safe, someone stronger than his frame suggests and with the attitude to rough it in England.That is where he was on Saturday night. Bang in the middle of it, patrolling from Silva’s old station.
Cavani was almost there Cavani was thus launched on the hour mark by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (58th, in the company of a new replacement Paul Pogba), and he had the opportunity to play the hero. On a cross from Mason Greenwood, the 33-year-old striker saw his recovery rejected by ... (88th). Then it was , another defector from Ligue 1, who took off to deflect a shot from (90 '). In any case, this disappointing 0-0 obviously does not suit either of the two teams, which have only 2 wins in 6 league games. Chelsea are so far 6th with 9 points, while MU are (only) 15th with two units down, a week away from challenging Arsenal. Edinson Cavani will find, this time, a certain David Luiz. https://www.dailymotion.com/video/Х-$Х-$ffb
Manchester United 0-0 Chelsea: Cavani debuts in dour draw .
Manchester United's struggles at home continued as they drew 0-0 with Chelsea, making it five without a win in the league at OId Trafford.Marcus Rashford and Juan Mata had the best of the first-half chances but were unable to get the better of Edouard Mendy, the latter's attempt coming after Harry Maguire contentiously avoided conceding a penalty for a clumsy challenge on Cesar Azpilicueta.