I WANT TO LEAVE, KAKA SAID

Speaking after his double helped Real Madrid to a 4-0 win over Deportivo in the Trofeo Teresa Herrera,Kaká has announced his desire to leave the Santiago Bernabéu before the current transfer window closes. The Brazilian said: “I want to leave. I think now is the right moment for me and for the club for me…

DIRECTORS’ BOX PREPARED TO UNEVAIL GARETH BALE

Real Madrid have prepared the Santiago Bernabéu directors’ box to unveil Gareth Bale, with the Welshman’s presentation probably taking place on Saturday,if his move to the La Liga outfit is confirmed. ‘Los Blancos’ have installed an enclosure that joins on to the directors’ box at the Bernabéu, and is used as the stage for the…

THE WORDS OF MOURINHO AFTER THE LOSE TO BAYERN MUNICH

After losing to Bayern in the UEFA Super Cup, Jose Mourinho made some comments. When asked about the match,he said “The best team played with 10 men for a long, long period in the game. They played against the champions of Europe and they were the best team,” Mourinho added. “We only have reasons to…

BAYERN CONQUERED CHELSEA IN SUPER CUP

The Champions League holders (Bayern Munich) overcame the Europa League champions (Chelsea) from the spot, after substitute Javi Martinez’s late extra-time strike forced the game to a shoot-out following a 2-2 draw in Prague. Bayern started brightly, with Arjen Robben dancing down the left to set up European Footballer of the Year Franck Ribery in…

ARSENAL RE-SIGNED MATHIEU FLAMINI

Arsenal have re-signed Mathieu Flamini five years after the Frenchman left the club. The 29-year-old made 153 appearances for the Gunners between 2004 and 2008 before heading to AC Milan for five years. And having trained with Arsenal this summer after being released by the Italian giants at the end of last season, Arsene Wenger…

2013-14 UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE GROUPS

The 2013-14 UEFA Champions League has been grouped. The complete draw is : Group A: Manchester United, Shakhtar Donetsk, Bayer Leverkusen, Real Sociedad. Group B: Real Madrid, Juventus, Galatasaray, FC Copenhagen. Group C: Benfica, Paris St-Germain, Olympiacos, Anderlecht. Group D: Bayern Munich, CSKA Moscow, Manchester City, Viktoria Plzen. Group E: Chelsea FC, Schalke, FC Basel,…