2017/18 3rd kits leaked, including Real Madrid and Man Utd
Months before the official presentation, a leak happened from Adidas to reveal the 3rd kits for some European giants in the coming season. Real Madrid, Manchester United, Juventus and Bayern Munich shirts are now disclosed.
Benzema has no interest in a move to China
Real Madrid attacker Karim Benzema has declared he has no interest in a move to China. Tianjin Quanjian have confirmed they want to sign the 29-year-old striker. Nonetheless, Benzema insists he's happy where he is, stating: "Thank you, but for now, I do not listen to offers." Note, that Benzema has scored 10 goals during this season.
Awesome football vines collection. Part 1
There are lots of football videos posted on the web each day. There are both funny moments from different leagues and beautiful goals as well. We start to introduce the most noteworthy vines from around the web. To start with, we go with Andy Carroll and his superb goal. Carroll scored this creation of art against Crystal Palace to secure West Ham's victory. The Hammers won the game 3 goals to 0, while their star man this time was Carroll instead of Payet who was missed out from the squad. And a bit of Cristiano Ronaldo magic that we miss. The Portuguese star was one of the worst players in Real Madrid squad last Sunday against Sevilla, as Zinedine Zidane's side lost the game with 2 goals conceded in the ending. When Zlatan scores on the weekend again. Ibrahimovic saved Manchester United from a defeat once again as the striker netted his 14th league goal to level Diego Costa and Alexis Sanchez at the top of the top scorers' list. Barcelona fans after hearing about Real Madrid defeat. La Liga leader's defeat allows others to cut the gap and get closer to them. Barcelona are now just two points behind Real Madrid and one point behind Sevilla. However, Zidane's side still has one postponed match to play. And Chelsea fans after Man Utd drew Liverpool and Man City lost to Everton. Chelsea are now 7 points clear and feel comfortable at the top of the Premier League table. Conte's side defeated Leicester away from home. And finally, enjoy this amazing video with some incredible football skills, goals and, of course, funny fails. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4ZDH7LxRv8
Real Madrid win race for “New Zlatan”
Real Madrid are reportedly set to sign young striker Alexander Isak from AIK Solna. Marca say that Real have been monitoring the 17-year-old – apparently dubbed the 'new Zlatan' – and an agreement has been reached with the Swedish club. How can Real do this while they are in a transfer ban, you might ask? Well, they can actually still sign players, but cannot register them to their teams in the current window.
Dybala wants to continue at Juventus
Paulo Dybala says he wants to commit his future to Juventus after revealing that he has not received any offers from Barcelona or Real Madrid. The Argentinian, 23, is one of the most coveted forwards in world football, with recent reports claiming Spain’s two biggest clubs are on his trail. However, Dybala has his suitors a blow by revealing his desire to stay in Turin. Speaking to Rai Sport, he said: “Is it difficult to reject Real Madrid or Barcelona? I don’t have any offers, so, therefore, I do not have anything to reject. I am pleased and happy here, I want to stay, but this does not just depend on me. My agent will arrive here in the next few days and we hope to finalize a new contract.” Dybala joined Juve from Palermo in a €32m deal in 2015.
Perez is ready to make Dybala their richest transfer
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is ready to make Juventus forward Paulo Dybala their richest transfer. According to Sport, Florentino is ready to ignore Cristiano Ronaldo's ego and go to a club high of €105 million for Dybala at the end of this season. The 23-year-old striker, reportedly, was also being scouted by Barcelona.
Carvajal are in advanced negotiations over the new contract
Real Madrid and Daniel Carvajal are in advanced negotiations over the defender's new contract, reports Marca. Madrid have handed out new contracts to several first-team players over the past few months and Carvajal is the next in line to put pen to paper on a new deal. The right-back has been linked with Manchester City in the past.
Real Madrid star rejects China offer
Real Madrid playmaker James Rodriguez rejected an eye-watering offer from Hebei China Fortune, reports AS. The Colombia international has been in and out of Real Madrid’s first team over the past season and a half and has frequently been linked with a move away from the Bernabeu. Hebei China Fortune, who are managed by Manuel Pellegrini, offered James a staggering deal worth €30m after tax a season, nearly ten times the amount the midfielder earns at Real Madrid. However, James turned it down. The 25-year-old’s current club also rejected an initial €80m transfer offer. Hebei China Fortune reportedly raised their bid to €110m after seeing that Real Madrid had no intention of selling him and James subsequently rejected their interest.
Zidane: “My good star always has been over my head”
Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane says he's always had a "good star" watching over him. The 44-year-old specialist admits he never panics in difficult life situations thanks to his "good star". "My good star always has been over my head, even when things do not go well, I'm aware of having that good star," he told France Football. "That's why I'm always positive, even though it usually looks serious."
Florentino Perez: “Ronaldo have never received an official offer from China”
Real Madrid have never received an official offer from China for Cristiano Ronaldo, according to club president Florentino Perez. Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes claimed last month that Ronaldo had been the subject of a €300million move, but Perez says there's been no formal approach. "Real Madrid received no offer," he told Onda Cero. "It is possible [something happened] as there have been many people interested over the years in signing Ronaldo. "Sometimes it can happen that people talk on the margins, away from the club. But Madrid have received no such offer."