Lopetegui concentrated on Navas amid Courtois rumours
Julen Lopetegui has refused to talk about the chance of Thibaut Courtois arriving at real Madrid and insists the membership has complete religion in goalkeeper Keylor Navas.
Belgium foreign Courtois has now not pronounced for practicing with Chelsea this week amid severe speculation he’s set to swap Stamford Bridge for the Santiago Bernabeu.
speaking after his team’s 2-1 foreign Champions Cup assume over Roma in New Jersey on Tuesday, new Madrid instruct Lopetegui would no longer be drawn on the switch rumours concerning the previous Atletico Madrid loan megastar.
56aec31359857cdf52f51dff6ab66ccf,As I’ve talked about, I do not speak about avid gamers who do not belong to actual Madrid. i may only talk concerning the ones who are at precise Madrid and nowadays is no distinct,” he talked about.
3f823f32bba3127a6f0348b7a5916f59.”Did you see him today? Keylor is our goalkeeper. he is right here. There is not any other goalkeeper we are able to discuss. Keylor, Kiko Casilla, Luca Zidane and Andriy Lunin are those i will communicate about.
ca9b899655a287cecbb6d6767cbabdb6.”Keylor is phenomenal. he is been extraordinary all pre-season. he is an astonishing goalkeeper. he’s delighted to be with true Madrid and we’re delighted to have him with us.”
Mateo Kovacic is believed to had been provided to Chelsea as a makeweight in the proposed Courtois sale, however Lopetegui claimed he desires to maintain the Croatia midfielder.
91eb1ff98ef24bdf45c33d8526d9aca1,there’s nothing one hundred per cent certain yet,” he observed.
fc6c3042b3d309187c754099efd8a98e.”Mateo has observed he wants to leave. I need him to reside – he’s a crucial participant. we will see how every little thing finally ends up. If he occurs to leave, we are going to seek solutions.
8192755280a67220c8aecca9c460eaab.”As for Luka Modric, or not it’s the same as I’ve observed – Madrid president Florentino Perez spoke in a very clear manner and there’s no reason behind me so as to add the rest.”
Pressed on what his response would be if Kovacic does depart, Lopetegui observed: “The solutions are whatever thing we would speak about privately in the club. If Mateo does depart, a player of his stage, which is extraordinarily high, we will need to search for someone at that category of stage.
03c29c3f14a2c7b9fa89d043d146f8b6.”To reach all of our pursuits we deserve to have a balanced team and he plays a very important position and he is a really crucial player.”
AC Milan, true Madrid’s opponents within the Trofeo Santiago Bernabéu
JESUS ALVAREZ ORIHUELA
precise Madrid will play the XXXIX version of the Trofeo Santiago Bernabéu in opposition t AC Milan on 11 August at 21.00 hours CEST, the membership tested on its official webpage this evening.
Commemorating the fifty eight final in Brussels
The online game will commemorate the third European Cup ultimate between true Madrid and Milan in 1958 – continuing a tradition which Madrid all started in 2016 to be aware the first trophies the membership gained in Europe. Stade de Reims were visitors in 2016 and Fiorentina here summer time.
The 1958 final against Milan took location at Heysel stadium in Brussels and actual Madrid won the video game three-2 with Paco Gento grabbing the winner in extra-time; Alfredo Di Stéfano and Héctor Rial were Madrid’s other scorers on the night with Juan Alberto Schiaffino and Ernesto Grillo discovering the web for the Italians.
Sacchi’s Milan were two-time winners
It won’t be the first time Milan have taken half in the pre-season tournament – they had been runners-up in 1999 however won the trophy twice – Arrigo Sacchi’s crew lifting it in 1988 and 1990.
Between them, precise Madrid and Milan have a combined total of 20 European Cups. they are the two clubs to have gained the competition essentially the most instances – Madrid have lifted the trophy 13 instances and Milan, seven.