Modric beats Ronaldo and Messi to win 2019 Golden Foot Award

Luka Modric travelled to Monaco to collect the 2019 Golden Foot award, which is given to successful players over the age of 29. The Croatian became the 17th player to receive the prize, with the first having been awarded to Roberto Baggio in 2003 whilst the Italian was plying his trade at Brescia. "It is an honour for me to receive … Continue reading Modric beats Ronaldo and Messi to win 2019 Golden Foot Award

Zidane remains positive despite Real Madrid’s missed chance to top LaLiga table

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane admitted an opportunity had been missed to move clear at the top of LaLiga – but remained positive after a frustrating goalless draw against Real Betis at the Bernabeu. Barcelona’s surprise defeat at Levante earlier on Saturday had given Los Blancos the chance to leapfrog their rivals. However, after … Continue reading Zidane remains positive despite Real Madrid’s missed chance to top LaLiga table

Messi ‘unhappy with Griezmann signing’

According to journalist Lluis Canut, Lionel Messi was unhappy with Barcelona signing Griezmann this summer - because the club told him there was no money. Canut revealed that Messi and his father agreed to a delay in his salaries with the club because they are told there was no money in the bank. However, shortly … Continue reading Messi ‘unhappy with Griezmann signing’

Zidane now says he is counting on Bale at Real Madrid

The 30-year-old Welsh forward was expected to leave the Spanish capital this summer after Real boss Zidane revealed the powers that be were preparing a transfer. However, nothing came to fruition and Bale’s expected move to Chinese Super League club Jiangsu Suning broke down leaving him in Madrid. Zidane and Bale His wages plus injury … Continue reading Zidane now says he is counting on Bale at Real Madrid