The Brazilian forward is considered to be the leading candidate to strengthen Barcelona's squad this summer, but with Chelsea's reluctance to sell the 29-year-old, the Blaugranas have made a decision to move over to plan B: Eden Hazard.
Hazard said that his country will find it hard to beat France if Chelsea teammate N'Golo Kante "is at his best" for Les Bleus.
Real Madrid are on the verge of losing Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus and will undoubtedly look at a number of big stars to replace their Portuguese talisman. Real Madrid are also believed to be interested in the 27-year-old.
"It is true that [Zidane] is special, but Madrid makes everyone dream".
Earlier, NAIJ.com had reported how France who were champions at the 1998 FIFA World Cup will on Tuesday night, July 10, face Belgium who have never won the World Cup title in the seminal of the Russian Federation 2018 tournament.
"I think Eden is in a great moment of his career", Martinez said before the tournament.
"The white shirt is special but the blue shirt suits me well, so everything is fine here". The competition ends this weekend, which is when activity can be expected in the transfer window. "We don't know if the manager is leaving".
France vs Belgium - Preview, Live Match | 10 Jul 2018
It will be more than just football when Belgium takes on France in the first semi-final of the 2018 FIFA world cup. The Chelsea striker has 31 goals in his 80 career caps, good for joint-fourth place on France's all-time list.
Real's Ronaldo switches to Juve
For Real Madrid , Cristiano Ronaldo will always be one of the greatest symbols and a unique reference for generations to come. Madrid made it absolutely clear in their statement of the sale that it was Ronaldo's decision to leave-not theirs to sell.
William Dunlop Dies at 32
The Northern Ireland road racer William Dunlop has died after a crash during practice for the Skerries 100 in County Dublin. The session was immediately red flagged but Dunlop was pronounced dead soon after having been attended to by medics.