China bans celebrity rankings in bid to ‘rectify chaos in the fan community’ | China

[ad_1] Chinese authorities have banned online lists ranking celebrities by popularity, as regulators continue a drive to “clean up” fame and fandom culture. According to regulations published in state media, all existing lists that rank Chinese stars must also be removed from the internet. Only lists that rank works such as songs, films and TV … Read more

Real Madrid make new €170m bid for PSG’s Kylian Mbappé | Real Madrid

[ad_1] Real Madrid are waiting to see whether Paris Saint-Germain will accept their new offer of €170m (£146m) for Kylian Mbappé as the Spanish giants step up their pursuit of the France forward. Having seen their initial bid of €160m rejected this week after the PSG sporting director, Leonardo, said the offer was “not sufficient”, … Read more

Manchester City set to bid for Cristiano Ronaldo after Mendes contract talks | Manchester City

[ad_1] Manchester City are hoping to pull off a sensational attempt to sign Cristiano Ronaldo after the Portugal forward’s representative held talks with Juventus over a potential return to the Premier League. The 36-year-old has less than 12 months of his deal with the Italian club that is worth an estimated €31m a season after … Read more