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FC Barcelona News: 7 July 2011: Femenia signs, Fabregas urged and Napoli after Sanchez

There is apparently a new twist in the Sanchez saga
There is apparently a new twist in the Sanchez saga

Femenia signs for Barcelona | Yahoo

Barcelona have signed 20-year old Francisco Femenia from relegated Hercules.The midfielder has joined the European Champions in a deal worth €2 million (£1.78m) which could later rise to €3.5m (£3.12m).

Alves urges Fabregas to join | Guardian

"I understand that he doesn't want to leave Arsenal on bad terms but I can understand why he would force a move to Barça," he told Spanish media. "Players always end up playing where they want to play and a club shouldn't keep an unhappy player. I forced my exit from Sevilla; I saw the train passing by and I wanted to be in business class," he said.

Napoli make Sanchez offer | Guardian

When asked about the chances of Sánchez joining Napoli, who will play in the Champions League this season, Pozzo said: "Napoli are interested and De Laurentiis has made an important offer. But in order for the deal to be completed, the three parties have to be in agreement.

Real and Barca make Neymar offer | USAToday

The agent for Neymar says he has received offers from Barcelona and Real Madrid for the young Brazil striker.The agent would not offer details of the offers from the Spanish clubs.Ribeiro says Barcelona is willing to wait for Neymar, but that Real Madrid wanted him "yesterday."

Zidane gets a promotion | Yahoo

Zinedine Zidane will start working as Real Madrid's 'director of football' from next week, the former France great said on Thursday. The 39-year-old, who was voted World Player of the Year on three occasions, has been working at the Spanish club as president Florentino Perez's special adviser. "We are going to start working in the role as director of football to the first team," Zidane told reporters.

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