Columbus Crew signs Cucho Hernandez


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The deal is worth just over $10 million, which equates to the seventh most expensive signing in MLS history. Hernandez has signed a contract until 2025 and will be a Designated Youth Player. Sources: Columbus Crew complete club record signing of Cucho Hernandez | MLS

Sources confirm to Massive Report that Black & Gold are adding a player with EPL experience. Columbus Crew finalize record deal for Cucho Hernández

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Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck will step down on June 30, with co-owner Todd Boehly set to succeed him. Chelsea: Chairman Bruce Buck steps down after 19 years with Todd Boehly set to succeed him – BBC News BBC Homepage

Former Cameroon striker Samuel Eto’o has been given a 22-month suspended prison sentence by a Spanish court. Samuel Eto’o given suspended sentence after admitting tax evasion of 3.8 million euros

Armed kidnappers holding three men in Nigeria – including a former general secretary of the country’s football federation – are demanding a ransom. Kidnappers in Nigeria demand ransom to free ex-NFF manager Ahmed Sani Toro – BBC News BBC Homepage

Former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs announces he has resigned as Wales manager. Ryan Giggs: Ex-Manchester United winger quits as Wales manager – BBC News BBC Homepage

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Poland left-back Maciej Rybus learns he won’t play for his country at the 2022 World Cup after joining Spartak Moscow. Maciej Rybus: Polish coach Czeslaw Michniewicz won’t pick a defender for 2022 World Cup in Qatar – BBC News BBC Homepage

Paris Saint-Germain on Monday denied reports that Nice coach Christophe Galtier would be named the Paris club’s new coach. PSG deny Galtier’s reports

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Kylian Mbappe has hit back at French football president Noel Le Graet for saying he wanted to leave France for his missed penalty at Euro 2020.

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