☕ Morning Recap: A look at Futaa’s top stories from yesterday

Manchester City achieved a 4-3 victory over Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-final first leg, which was held at the Etihad Stadium, while Barcelona signed a new contract by Ronald Araujo.

But what else happened on Tuesday? Let’s take a look below;

Manchester City 4-3 Real Madrid: City beat Real Madrid in an exciting Champions League match

Manchester City beat Real Madrid 4-3 in an exciting match of seven goals in the Champions League that was held at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday evening. [Full story]

Jorginho blames West Ham for missing a penalty using VAR

Chelsea midfielder Jorginho has blamed Video Assistant Referee technology (VAR) for a missed penalty against West Ham at the weekend. [Full story]

Mbappe’s name on the ballot paper for the French presidential elections

Despite having nothing to do with the just-concluded French elections, Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe’s name was found on a ballot for the French presidential election. [Full story]

Gerrard wants Young to extend Aston Villa’s stay

Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard says he wants Ashley Young to extend his stay at the club after the 36-year-old’s contract expires at the end of the season. [Full story]

Barcelona’s Ronald Araujo agrees to a new contract with a release clause of 1 billion euros

Barcelona have announced that defender Ronald Araujo has agreed to extend his new contract until 2026, with his penalty clause increased to 1 billion euros ($1.16 billion). [Full story]

🏥 Arsenal made a boost to Thomas Partey injury

Arsenal seem to have received a huge boost over Thomas Partey’s thigh injury, after the player’s update on Instagram. [Full story]

Giorgio Chiellini will retire from international football in June

Giorgio Chiellini announced his retirement from international football after Italy’s “Finalissima” match against Argentina on 1 June. [Full story]

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