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Edinson Cavani agrees Boca Juniors move, but there's a catch

Edinson Cavani agrees Boca Juniors move, but there's a catch

It seems likely that Edinson Cavani, a striker for Valencia, will be leaving Estadio Mestalla this summer. Where he ends up is the burning question. The veteran striker is tied to the Spanish side for another year, until June 2024. Since no other club is reportedly ready to absorb his salary, he will need to […]

Boca Juniors

/ 297 days ago

Edinson Cavani agrees Boca Juniors move, but there's a catch

It seems likely that Edinson Cavani, a striker for Valencia, will be leaving Estadio Mestalla this summer. Where he ends up is the burning question. The veteran striker is tied to the Spanish side for another year, until June 2024. Since no other club is reportedly ready to absorb his salary, he will need to […]

Edinson Cavani

/ 476 days ago

FIFA ban Uruguay players after World Cup referee scuffle

FIFA has finally handed out bans to four Uruguay players for an incident at the World Cup. Fernando Muslera and Jose Maria Gimenez have both been handed four-match bans. Diego Godin and Edinson Cavani were, on the other hand, issued a one-match suspension. The quartet was hit with the bans following their involvement in a […]

Edinson Cavani

/ 2674 days ago

Cavani hits double for impressive PSG

Paris (AFP) – Edinson Cavani struck his 19th and 20th goals of the Ligue 1 season as French champions Paris Saint-Germain won 2-0 at in-form Nantes on Saturday. The impressive away win leaves PSG still in third, but they are now just a point behind leaders Nice and level with Monaco, who have a game […]
ByAFP

Edinson Cavani

/ 2725 days ago

Red-hot Cavani and PSG primed for top spot

Paris (AFP) – Paris Saint-Germain and their in-form striker Edinson Cavani are hunting down pace-setters Nice and can knock them off top spot in Ligue 1 — for a day at least — with victory on Saturday at Montpellier. The French champions appeared to struggle early on with new coach Unai Emery's methods, but a […]
ByAFP

Edinson Cavani

/ 2759 days ago

Cavani blasts PSG past Lille

Paris (AFP) – A thunderous second-half strike from Edinson Cavani gave Paris Saint Germain a 1-0 win over Lille on Friday as the French champions were made to fight all night. The result sees Unai Emery's PSG climb to second on 23 points behind Ligue 1 leaders Nice who have 26 ahead of hosting Nantes […]
ByAFP

Edinson Cavani

/ 2787 days ago

Clinical Cavani leads PSG to comfortable win

Paris (AFP) – The oft-maligned Edinson Cavani was at his clinical best on Saturday with a first-half brace to help champions Paris Saint-Germain ease to a 2-0 victory over Bordeaux in Ligue 1. Cavani struck twice in the first half-hour at the Parc des Princes as PSG built on their midweek Champions League win away […]
ByAFP

Edinson Cavani

/ 2801 days ago

Cavani hits quadruple in PSG romp

Paris (AFP) – Edinson Cavani shrugged off his Champions League woes to score four goals in the first half as Paris Saint-Germain romped to a one-sided 6-0 win at Caen in Ligue 1 on Friday. The Uruguayan, charged with filling Zlatan Ibrahimovic's sizeable boots this season, was criticised for missing several gilt-edged chances in PSG's […]
ByAFP

Edinson Cavani

/ 2811 days ago

Cavani at the double as Uruguay go top

Montevideo (AFP) – Edinson Cavani scored twice as Uruguay bounced back to rout Paraguay 4-0 and go top of South America's 2018 World Cup qualifying competition. Paris Saint-Germain striker Cavani scored a goal in each half at the Estadio Centenario in a one-sided win for the two-time World Cup winners. The victory was the response […]
ByAFP

Edinson Cavani

/ 3035 days ago

Blanc says Cavani's behavior must improve

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc criticized the behavior of striker Edinson Cavani on Tuesday, claiming the Uruguayan needed to improve his attitude off the pitch. "Football is a team sport and you can't just do what you want," Blanc told reporters. "'Edi' is a generous guy and team player on the pitch, but as part […]
ByAFP

Edinson Cavani

/ 3049 days ago

Blanc downplays Cavani issue, admits talking to PSG players about 'behavioral problem'

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc admitted Tuesday that a "behavioral problem" concerning striker Edinson Cavani had been discussed during a team meeting at their recent training camp in Doha. Uruguayan Cavani, 28, is said to be unhappy at being played out wide rather than his preferred central role with the French champions, faced with competition […]
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Atletico Madrid

/ 3363 days ago

Atletico Madrid reject reports linking club to Edinson Cavani

Atletico Madrid have rejected reports linking the La Liga side with the summer signing of Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani, according to club sources. Earlier today, the French daily L'Equipe reported Atletico manager Diego Simeone had requested the club sign the Uruguayan forward as a stipulation for renewing his contract with the La Liga side. The publication […]