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Messi Has Reached A Final Agreement With City Football Group, To Join Man City

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Lionel Messi has reportedly agreed a €700m deal with City Football Group, to move to Manchester City.

Lionel Messi’s decision to quit Barcelona for Manchester City is to be rewarded with a contract that will cement the multiple Ballon d’Or winner’s status as the highest-paid individual in the history of the sport.

Record Sport understands that Messi has agreed financial terms worth €700million (currently £623m) over the course of five years in the employ of City Football Group, the Premier League club’s holding company.

Messi – who on Sunday underlined last week’s unilateral recision of the final year of his Barcelona contract by failing to report for mandatory COVID testing at the club – is expected to spend three seasons at Manchester City before moving to CFG’s Major League Soccer franchise New York City FC.

The deal allows the group’s Abu Dhabi ownership to employ the footballer they have coveted above all others since buying into European football 12 years ago at CFG’s two most prominent clubs, with a degree of flexibility retained over the exact timing of Messi’s cross-Atlantic switch.

According to a source familiar with the negotiations, Messi has been offered an equity stake in CFG as part of his compensation package.

However, there are complications involved in the valuation of shares in a sports company that City stated was worth a heady $4.8billion upon announcing a $500m equity investment from a US tech company last year. The Argentina international may ultimately prefer to be remunerated in cash.

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Former Liverpool coach, Gerard Houllier dies at 73

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Previous Liverpool coach, Gerard Houllier dies at 73 .

Gerard Houllier, the French mentor who won the UEFA Cup, FA Cup and League Cup treble with Liverpool, has died at 73.

Two of the French clubs Houllier oversaw, Paris Saint-Germain and Lens, affirmed he had given up the ghost.

Houllier, who oversaw Liverpool from 1998 to 2004, died for the time being Sunday to Monday subsequent to going through heart medical procedure.

His vocation was scourged by medical issues and he needed to take a break in his time at Liverpool to recuperate from heart issues.

He was likewise responsible for the French public group from 1992 to 1993, administering their inability to fit the bill for the 1994 finals in the United States.

The cerebral Houllier assumed a significant part in molding Liverpool after the club that had won the alliance title reliably all through the 1980s lost its direction.

The thoughts of everyone at Liverpool Football Club are with Gerard’s family and many friends,” the current Premier League champions said in a statement. “Rest in peace, Gerard Houllier 1947-2020.”

Houllier recuperated from life-sparing heart medical procedure during the 2001/02 mission to re-visitation of the scene.

He left the next year in the wake of directing 307 matches and effectively restoring the club as a cutting edge power.

Houllier additionally dispatched the profession of one of the club’s most noteworthy players, Steven Gerrard.

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The #NateRobinsonChallenge Takes Over the Internet

Nate Robinson bout with Jake Paul ended in tears as he gets Knocked Out in the second round.

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Former NBA player and athlete, Nate Robinson finally had his much bragged about bout with YouTuber Jake Paul but it turns out that will prove to be one of his most unmemorable nights ever.

In just the second round, Nate got doked heavily by the Jake’s right hand which left him falling face-flat like a log on the ground of the boxing ring.

Trust internet to do their thing as meme stars and jokers took to their socials, especially Instagram and Twitter accounts to slight the 3X former NBA Slam-Dunk Contest Champion with hilarious roasting, jokes, memes and all sorts of activities depicting Nate’s falling on the ground.

Nate Robinson gets KO’d by Jake Paul

Check out some of their hilarious posts below gotten from Instagram and Twitter:

The internet truly is wild place, a no man’s land.

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Ozo Becomes Brand Manager for Juventus Academy Nigeria

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Big Brother Naija Season 5 contestant, Ozo is known to be a man of sports and agility and finally all his activities towards becoming a sports personality is paying off big time.

Ozo recently announced on his socials, the new milestone in his career which he scored by becoming the Brand Manager for youth international youth sports academy, Juventus Academy Nigeria.

Juventus Academy Nigeria is located at Alma Beach Estate, Meadow Hall Way, Lekki Penninsula II, Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria and “aim to develop footballers through a vision which combines technical aspects with mental, emotional and interpersonal ones” via their official website.

This is milestone like no other, especially for Ozo, because being a brand manager involves more than promotion work on the internet as if he were a brand ambassador but actually involves working full-time round the clock and performing the major role of adapting strategic plans for the company’s target market which is the youths of Nigeria advancement in football from a young age or as early as possible, especially the ones at their grasp in Lagos.

Ozo announced his involvement with the company through a post on his socials where he his spotted wearing the Juventus football club jersey.

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