Salah sends cryptic message amid Barca links and 3 more under-radar stories of the day
Atletico finally drop pointsDiego Simeone's side were on a 6-game winning streak in La Liga before the Mallorca defeat (1-0).If Barcelona win their 2 games in hand, they will be 6 points ahead of Atletico Madrid in the league table.
Messi's father spotted in Barcelona, set to meet with club over extension talks soon (reliability: 5 stars)
Jorge Messi, the father and agent of Leo Messi, was spotted in Barcelona on Sunday, April 18, as he watched Barcelona B take on Villarreal B at the Johan Cruyff Stadium, Mundo Deportivo's reliable Ferran Martinez reports. It is said that he plans to meet Barcelona to talk over the extension of Messi's contract, with his current deal expiring at the end of the season.