The Barcelona forward has taken to Twitter following reports containing comments he is said to have made about Liverpool's Steven Gerrard.
The goalkeeper has not had a great start to the new year.
John Carver says that he wants to become the Newcastle United manager on a full-time basis.
The Leeds boss was speaking after his side's 1-1 draw at Bolton.
Sunderland lost 1-0 to Liverpool today, and fans were critical of striker Connor Wickham.
The SD Eibar defender has been rumoured to be on the way to Derby all week.
The Liverpool captain came off at half-time with a hamstring problem.
Celtic manager Ronny Deila has opened the door to a possible Celtic Park return for playmaker Shaun Maloney.
Manchester City dropped points this afternoon, drawing 1-1 away at Everton.
Tiago Ilori has struggled with injuries this season. The latest groin knock will keep him out of Sunday's crucial game against Monaco in Ligue 1.