The former Valencia and Chelsea man has been told he will not form a part of Jose Mourinho's first team, but his high salary demands could prove a stumbling block.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Following their run to European Championship glory with Portugal, the Blancos pairing resumed training with the UEFA Super Cup winner.
The 31-year-old was forced off just 13 minutes after being substituted on and faces months on the sidelines and will have to undergo an operation on the injury.
The Spain international yet again scored in a major showpiece final in Tuesday's Super Cup win over Sevilla and is quickly becoming the man for the big occasion.
Luis Suarez top-scored last season but the Uruguayan will face stiff competition this term from the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Gonzalo Higu...
A surprise selection in the starting lineup by Zinedine Zidane, the Mallorca-born midfielder lit up the UEFA Super Cup with a stunning strike as Los Blancos beat Sevilla.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is staying silent over the club's transfer movements.
Real Madrid's Dani Carvajal struck late to deny Jorge Sampaoli a winning start to his reign as Sevilla boss in Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup.
Sergio Ramos produced a man-of-the-match display as Real Madrid overcame Sevilla in the UEFA Super Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo watched from home as Real Madrid edged Sevilla in Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup.
The centre-back was once again on hand to score a vital goal for Los Blancos and spoke of the spirit in their camp in the aftermath of the dramatic win.
The coach was accosted by Marcelo during the chat with reporters, and saw his suit drenched as his charges enthusiastically celebrated last-gasp victory over Sevilla.
Dani Carvajal's late solo effort lifted Real Madrid past Sevilla in the battle of the Champions League and Europa League winners.
Dani Carvajal's brilliant late goal in extra time gives Zinedine Zidane's men another European trophy after a hard-fought encounter with Jorge Sampaoli's new side in Trondheim.
The right back took a leaf out of Diego Maradona's book to cut Sevilla's back line to shreds, after Sergio Ramos had earlier kept Madrid in the game with a last-minute equalizer.
Sevilla attacker Luciano Vietto has revealed that he opted against signing for Barcelona due to the stiff competitions for places.
After two seasons in Serie A the forward is thrown straight back into action due to the absences of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale, while Benzema starts from the bench.
The Catalans have added Andre Gomes, Samuel Umtiti, Lucas Digne and Denis Suarez to their squad for the coming season, but the coach does not rule out more purchases
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Monday, August 8, 2016
Summer signings Andre Gomes, Lucas Digne and Samuel Umtiti all claimed vacant numbers, while the big stars kept their familiar shirts ahead of the start of the season.