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Spain: Messi suspended after being sent off
Lionel Messi has been banned from the Spanish Football Association for the red card in the Supercup final for two games. As a result, the 33-year-old Argentinian missed the sixteenth cup final against third division Cornella and the championship game against Elche. Messi was sent off in the 3-2 draw against Bilbao on Sunday for knocking down Asier Villalibre in the back of the head with a punch.
Italy: Mandzukic makes comeback in Serie A.
AC Milan strengthens their storm with Mario Mandzukic. The 34-year-old Croatian signed with the Serie A leader until June with the option of extension. Mandzukic is returning to Italy a year after leaving Juventus Turin. In Milan, the 89-time national player will play alongside 39-year-old Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Italy: New coach for Rodriguez
Davide Nicola was introduced to Torino, third from bottom of Serie A, as the successor to the dismissed Marco Giampaolo. In recent years Nicola has looked after Bari, Crotone, Udinese and most recently Genoa.
The Swiss Ricardo Rodriguez is under contract with Torino.
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