PREVIEW: REAL MADRID VS MANCHESTER CITY
March 6, 2020
Real Madrid will host Pep Guardiola and his charges in the Santiago Bernabeu in the first leg of their round of 16 UEFA champions league tie. Reigning premier league champions, Manchester City will head into the tie at the back of two successive wins in the league, while Real Madrid have given the lead back to Barcelona after two disappointing outings. The Blancos dropped points in game week 24. A 2-2 draw with Celta Vigo and they lost their last domestic outing against Levante. Real Madrid are now 2 points behind league leaders Barcelona.
The Citizen might be cruising on the pitch but the news of their suspension by UEFA has dominated the headlines in recent weeks. They have been expelled from European football competitions for the next two seasons for breaching Financial Fair Play regulations. The Citizens have pleaded their innocence and have vowed to take the case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Brazil Coach Build for World Cup with Younger Team
October 17, 2019
Brazil was out of the Russia 2018 World Cup with a short-term objective which was to win the Copa America on the home soil. They had been successful in accomplishing the mission. Tite, the coach has confessed that he was anguished after returning from the World Cup being eliminated by Belgium in the quarter-final. However, winning Copa changed that.
REAL MADRID LAUNCH BID FOR SPANISH U21 STAR
July 13, 2019
Real Madridhave reportedly launched a transfer bid worth €40 million for Dinamo Zagreb ace DaniOlmo.
The midfielder impressed in the European u21 tournament where he was named man of the match in the final match between Spain and Germany.
BRAZIL LEGEND REVEALS HIS LOVE FOR PAQUETA
April 5, 2019
AC Milan have recently picked up form in the Italian Serie A as a result of two excellent signings in the January transfer window. Kryzst of Piatek arrived from Genoa with a glowing reputation and has been banging goals for the club.
Neymar happy under Thomas Tuchel
January 25, 2019
Paris Saint Germain and Brazil international forward Neymar said that he is happy to play under Thomas Tuchel. He said that the manager is an experienced manager and that he has helped him improve his game.
KAKA CAME CLOSE TO LIGA MX MOVE
December 7, 2018
Brazil and AC Milan legend Kaká came so close to strutting his stuff in Central America and has revealed how close he came to ending his career in Mexico.
Kaka To Work For AC Milan As A Scout
September 28, 2018
AC Milan by Serie A gave Kaka, the former Brazilian star and winner of 2007 Ballon d’Or an assignment to scout the team he played with for 6 seasons. This was mainly to get Lucas Paqueta from Flamengo in Brazil to San Siro. Before a week ago, the sporting director of the team Leonardo Araujo gave a confirmation that Kaka will resume work for AC Milan. Araujo said Kaka would be with them as the bonding is still there. Although there is no specific role, however Kaka would be with the team as he is associated to the history of AC Milan. Kaka has well managed his career so far and also capable of representing the club and its style as per Leonardo.
Brazil has a chance at the World Cup
October 5, 2017
Former Brazil international Kaka believes that Brazil has a chance of winning the World Cup in Russia next year, but they are not the favorites.
He said that the team had improved a lot during the past year and they have managed to win their qualification quite easily. However, he believes that they still need to improve if they want to win the World Cup next year.
Kaka believes that the team is now stronger as a team and that they do not look like a bunch of individuals playing together. He said that the team has a formation and a clear strategy now and they know how to attack and defend as a unit.
He believes that this was the major problem of Brazil at the last World Cup and this is why they were thrashed by Germany. He said that the last team was dependent only on Neymar to create goals and when he struggles the whole team pays the price. Continue Reading
THE JAMES RODRIGUEZ DEAL
July 20, 2017
German side Bayern Munich shocked many when they quietly completed the loan deal for Real Madrid playmaker James Rodriguez.
There were rumours that the Columbian could exit the Santiago Bernabeu soon but many likely never expected it to happen this way.
Manchester United were rumoured to be involved at some point as well as other top contenders in European football. The 2014 World Cup star was believed would cost more but Zinedine Zidane opted to release him on a two year deal with an option to buy for an almost below market valuation – very unlike Madrid!
The deal had the potential to be the stealth move of the summer. The player is set to prove himself at the Allianz Arena when the football season resumes. After being signed at the back of major tournament, there were expectations. While Rodriguez is a decent player and one of the biggest names in football, the team was a wrong fit. Continue Reading