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Real Madrid manager backs Luka Jovic amid his struggles upfront

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has leaped into the defence of striker Luka Jovic, who failed to find the net against Club Brugge in midweek. The Serbian has found first-team chances hard to come by since the move to the Bernabeu from Eintracht Frankfurt and he has netted just one goal from 12 appearances.


Jovic was handed with a rare chance to start in the final Champions League group stage game against Brugge but he failed to make the most of the opportunity as he drew blank again. Following the game, Zidane was asked about the performance of Jovic and he happened to speak about the positives despite the striker’s struggles upfront.

Real Madrid manager backs Luka Jovic amid his struggles upfront

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has leaped into the defence of striker Luka Jovic, who failed to find the net against Club Brugge in midweek. The Serbian has found first-team chances hard to come by since the move to the Bernabeu from Eintracht Frankfurt and he has netted just one goal from 12 appearances.


Jovic was handed with a rare chance to start in the final Champions League group stage game against Brugge but he failed to make the most of the opportunity as he drew blank again. Following the game, Zidane was asked about the performance of Jovic and he happened to speak about the positives despite the striker’s struggles upfront.

Marcelo prepared to leave Real Madrid

Brazil international Marcelo has said that he would be prepared to end his long-term association with Real Madrid, should they pay him up at the end of the season.

The Brazil international has sustained three injuries in the space of two months and this has dropped him down the pecking order with young graduate Sergio Reguilon preferred on the left side of the defence.

Sky Sports Pundit Fancies Eden Hazard Joining Either Barcelona Or Real Madrid

Sky Sports pundit Tony Cottee believes Chelsea may have a difficult task of keeping hold of Eden Hazard beyond the summer transfer window. The Belgium international has been the Blues’ standout performer over the past few seasons and this has brought about speculated interest from a number of elite European clubs.

ESPN Pundit Backs Eden Hazard For Chelsea Stay Amid Real Madrid Link

ESPN Pundit Steve Nicol does not believe Eden Hazard will end his association with Chelsea, come the end of the 2017/18 season. The Belgium international has once again been influential for the Blues with 11 goals and three assists in the Premier League, but the club have not quite matched their expectations this term.

Real Madrid Defender Confirms Manchester United Interest

Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane has confirmed that Manchester United have sought to pursue his signature. The France international has shared a fond bond with Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho since their time together at the Bernabeu, and it is reported that the Portuguese wants a reunion with the centre-back during the summer.

Ally McCoist believes Paul Pogba would suit Real Madrid

Rangers legend Ally McCoist believes Paul Pogba could pursue a potential move to Real Madrid at the end of the current campaign. The France international has looked far off from the player he was at former club Juventus, with Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho reluctant to play him in a three-man midfield.

MORATA SET TO LEAVE

Recent happenings at the Bernabeu suggest that Chelsea could wrap up the deal for Alvaro Morata soon. Representatives of the Spaniard Alfonso Morata and Juanma Lopez were pictured at the club’s office on Monday as further negotiations for the player’s exit continued.

The 24-year old is set to leave the club after just a season following Madrid’s activation of a buy back clause in the player’s contract with Juventus. Reports claim the meeting happened at lunchtime on Monday and lasted for an hour.

DANILO – THE BLACK SHEEP AMONG WOLVES

Once in a while as a football fan, you get to meet players who leave you with the question: “why are their clubs keeping them?”

You see players who serve nothing more than injury time substitutions mostly for time wasting purposes and given a little stretch, cup appearances which enable important players conserve energy for the matches that count.

Seeing such players however on your starting lineup with you needing to win your all two remaining matches do sink hearts, raise pulses of they with little faith and generally leave spectators at literarily the edge of their seats for 90 minutes. That is Danilo for Real Madrid fans.

Bale on Ancelotti

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale has praised Carlo Ancelotti for his contribution to Real Madrid.


He said that he is one of the best managers that he has worked with and that he will be forever grateful for what he has done for him.

Indeed it was Carlo Ancelotti who brought Gareth Bale to Real Madrid, and he paid £86million to sign the player from Premier League club Tottenham Hotspurs.

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