Football News Roundup | 23 January 2020

Here are the top stories going around in the footballing world.

Bale suffers ankle injury

Bale is most probably ruled out for the match against Valladolid this weekend due to the ankle injury he picked up yesterday against Unionistas. He will be tested tomorrow to know the extent of his injury. | Marca

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer warns Manchester United it will take years to reshape the squad

The United manager says the departure of senior players in the last two windows is just the start of the process of renovating his squad, with no guarantee of a turnaround in fortunes in the near future.  He hopes to add players to his squad but has said it is unrealistic to compete at the top of the Premier League next season even with new arrivals.

Atletico Madrid crash out of the Copa del Rey

Atletico crashed out of the Copa del Rey in extra-time against Cultural Leonesa who are in the third tier of Spanish football.
Final Result – Cultural Leonesa 2-1 Atletico Madrid

Mane suffers injury.

Sadio Mane was forced out of Liverpool’s 2-1 win against Wolves during the first half with an apparent hamstring injury

Bayern interested in Upamecano

[Bild] : Bayern are seriously interested in Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano whose contract expires in 2021 and is unlikely to renew it. Various clubs from abroad, especially Arsenal, are also interested in the player.

Dani wants to move away from Arsenal

Dani Ceballos has asked Real Madrid to end his loan to Arsenal and find him another club.

Coutinho to return to Barcelona at the end of season

Bayern Munich are not satisfied with Coutinho’s progression in Germany. The Bavarian club will not activate the purchase option and Coutinho will return to Barça in June.

A typical day of Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo eats up to 6 meals mostly fish and sometimes naps 5 times a day

Stat of the Day

Real Madrid have gone 18 matches unbeaten – The Galacticos have not tasted defeat in the last three months, in which they have played games in LaLiga, Champions League and the Super Cup.

Quote of the day

After drawing 2-2 with Newcastle with 90+3 and 90+4 goals

Ancelotti: “The players are really sad for this moment. I said to them I lost the Champions League final after winning 3-0, these things happen.”

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