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2dAdriana Garcia

'Difficult' for Messi to play Barca's UCL opener

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has all but ruled out Lionel Messi's return from injury for next week's Champions League game at Borussia Dortmund.

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4dRodrigo Faez

Modric injured, likely to miss PSG-Madrid clash

Real Madrid's Luka Modric has a groin injury, bringing to 11 the total of injured players. Modric could miss 2-3 weeks, including the clash vs PSG.

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5dMoises Llorens and Sam Marsden

Sources: Messi a major doubt for UCL opener

Lionel Messi is expected to miss Barcelona's match against Valencia on Saturday and is a major doubt for next week's Champions League opener.

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17dESPN

Van Dijk tops Messi, Ronaldo for UEFA award

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk won the UEFA Men's Player of the Year award over Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

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20dReuters

Cantona to receive UEFA President's Award

Eric Cantona will be presented the 2019 UEFA President's Award in recognition of his playing career and commitment to charitable causes.

UCL Standings

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