Juventus set to launch £34m Toni Kroos transfer bid but must offload Aaron Ramsey to afford Real Madrid star
JUVENTUS are set to launch a £34million bid for Real Madrid stalwart Toni Kroos, according to reports. But they would need to sell Aaron Ramsey first. After a dreadful campaign last time out in which they slumped to fourth, Juve are desperate to improve their midfield.
Arsenal are interested in signing Martin Odegaard from Real Madrid before the transfer window slams shut. Arsenal are being helped when it comes to signing Martin Odegaard, according to reports. Mikel Arteta signed the Real Madrid star on loan back in January. And he’d like to land the Norway international permanently as the Gunners seek an improved Premier League campaign.
Carlo Ancelotti has a lot of work to do after his friendly against Rangers on 25th July, in which they lost 2-1. In that game he was without the five international players who have been at the Euros and have recently joined training. Madrid's backbone is yet to come, but Madrid's results this pre-season are regular (one draw, one defeat and one win).
A new week of pre-season training has begun for Real Madrid. This Monday, Carlo Ancelotti decided to give the day off to the nine first team players and the youth players who played the friendly against Rangers in Glasgow on Sunday. The situation is very different for the five internationals who joined the squad last week.
Rangers v Real Madrid: Kick-off time, TV and streaming info, pre-season friendly details with La Liga giants
Rangers’ final pre-season match couldn’t be more eye-catching with some of the superstars from Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid due in at Ibrox. It is the cherry on top of Rangers 150th anniversary season warm-up games and will be played out in front of the largest crowd at Ibrox since March 2020 – following on from English Premier League opposition visiting the southside of Glasgow recently – Arsenal last weekend and Brighton yesterday.
Arsenal are looking to get more new faces through the door this summer ahead of the start of the new Premier League season in a few weeks time Despite recently wrapping up the signing of Anderlecht midfielder Albert Sambi Lokonga, Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta remains keen to add another midfielder to his ranks.
Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane reported for preseason training on Friday as Manchester United continue to push for his transfer. The French centre-back, Gareth Bale and Toni Kroos underwent medical tests at Madrid's training ground in Valdebebas and did not take part in the training session. - Don't have ESPN?
Varane and Bale could end up leaving Real Madrid this summer - in Bale's case, not for the first time - but this Friday 23rd July they all joined back up with the squad as normal for their pre-season preparations under the direction of new boss Carlo Ancelotti.
Real to move for free transfer Goretzka Real Madrid are keen to bring in Leon Goretzka next season. Spanish newspaper Marca reports that the 26-year-old German international is out of contract next season, meaning he can move on a free transfer. For Real, that would allow them to start the transition from Toni Kroos - 31 - and Luka Modric, who has signed on for another year at the age of 35.
Carlo Ancelotti's side will take on the Premiership champions at Ibrox on Sunday. Real Madrid could leave many of their big hitters behind for their trip to face Rangers. A number of Carlo Ancelotti's squad will make a late return from holiday after participation in Euro 2020.
Toni Kroos 'is no longer international class', blasts Lothar Matthaus... with Germany legend revealing he DOESN'T 'agree with the way he plays' as the fallout over Euro 2020 last-16 knockout to England rumbles on
has come in for criticism for his performances during Euro 2020 Kroos announced his retirement from international football after the tournament has since claimed that Kroos is no longer international class It comes one week on from Uli Hoeness taking a swipe at the central midfielder Lothar Matthaus has savaged Toni Kroos in wake of his retirement from Germany duty by claiming the Real Madrid star is 'no longer international class'.
'I don't agree with the way he plays' - Matthaus criticises Kroos as Germany Euro 2020 fallout rumbles on
A national team legend feels that the Real Madrid star was a hindrance for his country at the European Championship Lothar Matthaus has criticised Toni Kroos as the fallout from Germany's Euro 2020 campaign rumbles on, admitting "I don't agree with the way he plays".
Toni Kroos hits back at Uli Hoeness after ex-Bayern Munich chief slams ‘outdated’ Real Madrid ace for display vs England
TONI KROOS has hit back at claims made by Uli Hoeness that he no longer has a place in the modern game. The Real Madrid star announced his retirement from international football just days after England's 2-0 victory against Germany at Wembley. Former Bayern Munich president Hoeness suggested Kroos was largely to blame for his country's early exit from Euro 2020.
Toni Kroos hits back at former Bayern Munich chief Uli Hoeness for claiming he is 'completely done' at the age of 31 and no longer suited to the modern game after Germany's early exit from Euro 2020
Toni Kroos has rejected claims made by former Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness that he no longer has a place in the modern game. The Real Madrid midfielder announced his retirement from international football in the days after Germany's defeat by England in the last 16 of Euro 2020.
Germany exited Euro 2020 at the Round of 16 after losing to England at Wembley Stadium and Real Madrid Toni Kroos has been heavily criticised for his role in the team's exit Toni Kroos has responded to claims made by former Bayer Munich president Uli Hoeness that he no longer suits the modern game.
The Leeds United midfielder will be tasked with facing more world-class midfield opposition on Sunday night Kalvin Phillips believes Italy’s midfield will provide him with his sternest test yet as he prepares for the Euro 2020 final on Sunday. Leeds United midfielder Phillips has started every match for England at this summer’s Euros to help the Three Lions reach the final of a major tournament for the first time since 1966.