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Where will Paulo Dybala play next season?



On Tuesday, Paulo Dybala bade farewell to the Allianz Stadium crowd after Juventus’ 2-2 draw with Lazio.

The Argentine forward will be leaving the club for a new challenge after his representatives failed to reach an agreement with Juve over a new deal.

Throughout his seven-year stay in Turin, Dybala made 289 appearances for Juventus and bagged 114 goals and 48 assists. 

Still 28 years old, Dybala is one of the hottest items in the transfer window.

Since he’s a free agent, more and more clubs are lining up to secure the signing of the Argentina international. 

Dybala injury-prone

But, Dybala’s injury history will be a cause for concern for any potential suitors.

He has regularly struggled to stay fit during his Juventus spell and has missed many games.

This season alone, Dybala missed 16 games for the Bianconeri.

As a result, the club was unwilling to give him an improved contract.

In fact, reports suggest that Juventus tabled an offer that would have seen Dybala making less money than his current deal. 

So, what’s next for Paulo Dybala?

When he’s on song, he can be one of the most sublime attackers in the world. But, with such a poor injury record, bringing him in would be a gamble.

Another red flag would be Dybala’s lacklustre performance in Europe.

He has rarely been the difference-maker in European Cup ties.

So far, Dybala has made 53 Champions League appearances, and he has 18 goals and 3 assists to show for it.

Not an impressive return by any means! 

Paulo Dybala’s goal contribution per match in Serie A stands at 0.55/match.

In the Champions League, that metric falls to 0.40/match. 

So, any club willing to sign Dybala can present some compelling arguments to negotiate a lower salary. 

Inter is one option

At the moment, Inter Milan seem to be Dybala’s likeliest destination.

According to reports, he will earn €7 million per year at San Siro, which is almost half of what he made at Juventus. 

If Dybala does agree to join the Nerazzurri, he will pair up with compatriot Lautaro Martinez to spearhead Inter’s attack.

Dybala could come in as a replacement for veteran Edin Dzeko. 

Dybala presents a different profile than Dzeku and Romalu Lukaku, Martinez’s recent striking partners.

While both of them were out-and-out strikers, Dybala flourishes more as a secondary striker.

He loves drifting to wider positions and linking up with the fullback.

In doing so, he can recreate the Lukaku-Achraf Hakimi dynamic that led Inter to Scudetto under Antonio Conte.

Mourinho wants Dybala

It was also reported that Roma manager Jose Mourinho wants Dybala to bolster his side.

Paulo Dybala will be a statement signing for the club, but it’s unlikely Dybala will agree to the move.

Roma don’t have better financial means than the other parties that are interested in Dybala. Also, they can’t offer him Champions League football. 

Atletico Madrid have also been mentioned as a possible destination for the player, but Atletico already have a wealth of attacking assets.

Antoine Griezmann, Joao Felix, Angel Correa, Thomas Lemar, Yannick Carrasco, Renan Lodi-La Roji Blacos attacking department has a lot of options at the moment.

Unless they part ways with any of their current attackers, it won’t make sense for Atletico to bring in Dybala. 

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WATCH: Georgina Rodriguez makes huge claim on Cristiano Ronaldo’s retirement in Football




Cristiano Ronaldo

Georgina Rodriguez made a huge claim on the future of her husband and star player, Cristiano Ronaldo, in Football. In a brief interaction with a host recently, Rodriguez was asked about the time left for Cristiano to make an impact at the highest level. Georgina looked honest in her approach to the question of the host and claimed something the fans would not love to hear.

Georgina claimed that the Portugal star has maybe one year more from him at the highest level. She felt that Ronaldo might play two more years before retiring and not more than that. She was however not sure if he would play for just one or two years and added that the Al Nassr star could also play more than that.

Watch the video of Georgina Rodriguez here –


“Cristiano one more year, then it’s over. Maybe two, I don’t know,” said Rodriguez in the little chat she had with the host. The video has gone viral on X and the fans have started sharing it on different platforms. Some of the fans feel that Georgina might be right, while others feel that she could be wrong, given the fitness and longevity of the star player.

Legacy of Cristiano Ronaldo

On the 5th of February, Ronaldo celebrated his 39th birthday. He is currently one of the oldest players in the world. In the past, players at this age would have retired way back. But the fitness and consistency of Ronaldo make him play the sport as long as he wishes. In his career so far, Ronaldo has won many major leagues for Portugal and league teams like Real Madrid, Al Nassr, and Manchester United.

With United, Portugal won some major leagues like the FA Cup and the Champions League. With Real Madrid, the 39-year-old won the leagues like the UCL, Copa Del Rey and La Liga. He won it three consecutive times for Real Madrid. For Portugal, Cristiano had a huge contribution to Portugal. He has the most number of appearances and goals for an international team and won the Euro 2016 with Portugal.

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Real Madrid’s Jude Bellingham slapped with Red Card as he argued with referee




Jude Bellingham shown Red Card
Jude Bellingham shown Red Card (Image Credit: Twitter)

England and Real Madrid player Jude Bellingham was slapped with a Red Card during the La Liga game against Valencia. In the game, the home team, Valencia was leading by 2-0 after 30 minutes before Madrid scored in the injury time of the first half. Vinicius Junior opened the scoring for Madrid while Hugo Duro (27′) and Roman Yaremchuk (30′) scored a goal each.

In the 76th minute, Junior scored an equalizer to keep the team in the game. However, in the injury time of the second half, Bellingham was given a red card as he argued with the referee against calling it a full-time before he could score. In reply, the match official decided to slap the England international with a Red Card. The team coach Carlo Ancelotti wasn’t happy with the verdict as the Three Lions player was making a pass at the time.

“I think what’s just happened is unprecedented. It’s never happened to me,” Ancelotti told reporters.

“We had possession of the ball and the match should have been finished when Valencia had the ball.

“What bothers us is the red card for Bellingham because he didn’t say anything insulting. He was frustrated of course,” said Ancelotti, adding that Bellingham had used a common English swearword when telling the referee it was a goal.

We are annoyed with Jude Bellingham’s Red Card: Carlo Ancelotti

“We were annoyed with Bellingham’s red card. He didn’t say any insults. He said in English ‘it’s a f—ing goal,’ but he was just saying what we were all thinking … [The referee] allowed play to continue. I think he made a mistake.”

“[Bellingham] was clear in what he said,” Ancelotti added. “He was quite vehement [in his reaction] but that’s normal, after what happened. It wasn’t an insult, not at all.”

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PL 2023-24: MCFC vs MUFC Dream11 Prediction, Playing XI, Fantasy League Today’s Captain, Vice-Captain, and more for Manchester derby




MCFC vs MUFC, PL 2024 Dream11

Super Sunday is set to witness the Manchester Derby in the Premier League 2023-24. The match between Manchester City (MCFC) and Manchester United (MUFC) is set to take place in Etihad Stadium, the home ground of Manchester City. The two teams have had a contrasting journey in the league till now. The fortunes of City changed ever since Pep Guardiola took over the club as the manager.

While the home side are placed in the second position in the points table currently, United are in the sixth place in the points table. In their previous encounter, City hammered Luton Town by 6-2 in the FA Cup. United have shown massive improvements in the last few weeks after not having a good start to their campaign. United were involved in a thrilling game where they beat Nottingham Forrest by 1-0 in their last game.

Both teams feature some of the best players in the world. The likes of Julian Alvarez, Erling Haaland, Marcus Rashford, Kevin De Bruyne, Bruno Fernandes, Casemiro, and others would be taking part in the match. Manchester City will start the match as the favourites, given their record in the ongoing league so far and the match taking place in their home. United with their improved record can challenge the home side.

MCFC vs MUFC – Match Details

Match – Manchester City (MCFC) vs Manchester United (MUFC), Premier League 2023-24

Venue – Etihad Stadium, Manchester

Date and Time – 3rd March 2024, 21:00 IST

Live Coverage – Star Sports Network and Disney plus Hot Star

MCFC vs MUFC – Head-to-Head

Both the teams from Manchester have a rich history in the sport. they have been up against each other in 191 instances. In as many games, Manchester United have been historically the better side with 78 wins to their name. City have managed to win 60 wins, as 53 games ended in a draw. In the last five games between the two sides in the Premier League, City have won four of the five games.

MCFC vs MUFC – Likely XI

Manchester City: Ederson, Walker, Dias, Ake, Akanji, Rodri, De Bruyne, Silva, Alvarez, Haaland, Foden

Manchester United: Onana, Dalot, Varane, Lindelof, Amrabat, Casemiro, Manioo, McTominay, Fernandes, Rashford, Garnacho

MCFC vs MUFC – Fantasy XI

Grand League Team

Goal Keeper – E Moraes

Defenders – M Akanji, K Walker, H Maguire

Mid Fielders – Kevin De Bruyne, B Fernandes, R Hernandez, Casemiro

Forwards – E Haaland (VC), J Alvarez, M Rashford (C)

MCFC vs MUFC, PL 2024 Dream11, Grand League

MCFC vs MUFC, PL 2024 Dream11, Grand League (Source: X)

Head-to-Head Team

Goal Keeper – S Ortega

Defenders – M Akanji, K Walker, R Varane

Mid Fielders – K De Bruyne (C), B Fernandes (VC), B Silva, Casemiro

Forwards – E Haaland, J Alvarez, M Rashford

MCFC vs MUFC, PL 2024 Dream11, Head to Head

MCFC vs MUFC, PL 2024 Dream11, Head to Head (Source: X)

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