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La Liga News: 30 May 2015; League Restart Date Announced, Marcelo Ruled Out of Copa America

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Marcelo out of Copa America | Football Espana
The 27-year-old had only just broken back into the Selecao after he was initially dropped by incoming Coach Carlos Dunga in the wake of their country’s humiliating semi-final exit from the 2014 World Cup semi-finals. However, Brazil doctor Rodrigo Lasmar has now confirmed that the defender will not be participating in Chile next month due to a "severe pain in his lower back".

Paul Clement announces Real Madrid exit following Carlo Ancelotti sacking | Sky Sports
It was widely expected that Clement would follow the Italian out of Madrid after his sacking on Monday and the Englishman took to Twitter on Friday to confirm his departure. Clement worked with Ancelotti at Chelsea and Paris St Germain before the duo moved to the Spanish capital in 2013 and has recently been linked with the vacant manager's positions at Derby and Sunderland.

Tore or Nolito for Atleti? | Football Espana
Atletico Madrid have reportedly targeted Gokhan Tore and Nolito to bolster their attack next season. Neither Alessio Cerci nor Raul Jimenez have lived up to expectations this season, with the former joining Milan in January, while the likes of Antoine Griezmann and Mario Mandzukic continue to be linked with moves away from the Vicente Calderon.

La Liga to restart August 15 | Football Espana
The 2015-16 La Liga season will begin on the weekend of August 15 and 16 following approval from the League’s executive committee. The dates now only need the green light from the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) in order for the fixture draw to proceed. Meanwhile, a new committee has also been established to negotiate the one-off sales of television rights with broadcasters.

Roma launch ambitious assault on Sevilla duo | Forza Italian Football
Banega is a 26-year-old Argentinian international that has revitalized his career after moving from Valencia in the summer, becoming the team’s fulcrum and main playmaker. The 28-year-old Colombian international Bacca has enjoyed another prolific season for the Andalusians, netting 28 goals in 53 appearances this season.

Sevilla unsure of coach Unai Emery future amid Man City link - ESPN FC
Sevilla sporting director Monchi admits he does not know if Unai Emery will stay at the club next season with Milan, Manchester City and Real Madrid among the highly-rated coach's reported potential suitors. Emery, 43, is one of the most respected up-and-coming coaches in European football, having guided Sevilla to the Europa League trophy in both his seasons in charge having previously impressed during a three-year stint at Valencia.

Valencia enquire about Steve Mandanda | Get French Football News
La Liga side Valencia have enquired about the availability of Marseille goalkeeper Steve Mandanda, according to France Football. Inter Milan and AS Roma are also both reportedly interested in the French international. Marseille’s goalkeeper could be available for as little as €3.5m.

Javi Guerra prepared to take pay cut to make Malaga move permanent - Wales Online
Striker Guerra arrived in a blaze of hope last summer after Vincent Tan persuaded him to switch Spain for South Wales following the end of his contract at Real Vallodolid. But despite impressing with 17 goals in his homeland last season, he was frozen out at Cardiff City Stadium and managed just 41 minutes of Championship football before being shipped out on loan to Malaga in January.

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