Kovacic has absolutely no chance of displacing Kroos , the kid is talented but lets not get carried away, besides he is more comfortable playing the most advanced position in the double pivot, which is currently occupied by Modric ( another player he has no chance of displacing .
I love Kova but they're completely different players. Kova's competing with Luka and maybe Isco and James, when all are healthy, for more advanced roles. He doesn't sit back and dictate the flow of the game like Toni, he's more direct.
Real Madrid's upcoming Champions League final against Juventus wasn't the only thing on Toni Kroos' mind, as he insisted on how cross-town rival:
" Antoine Griezmann has the talent to adapt to any side in world football"
The German midfielder also looked to break down the strong points of Juventus and their approach ahead of Saturday's showdown."Griezmann would fit in well at any team in the world," Kroos said in praise. "He'd be a huge signing for any team."As for the task at hand, Kroos is hoping for yet another trophy with Los Blancos. "My third Champions League (two with Madrid, one with Bayern) would be beautiful," he claimed. "I can't promise anything but I'll do everything that is possible.
"Juventus are a good block that defend really well."
Matthäus to BeIN: “You asked who’s the leader in this German team and it is Toni Kroos. He did a mistake which led to Sweden’s goal but he tried hard until he made it up. He has 4 Champions Leagues because he’s a leader. We have Caesar Beckenbauer and I call Kroos the King.”
Martin Odegaard trained with Real Madrid this Thursday.
The Norwegian, just 16 years old, was involved in a session that saw Carlo Ancelotti rest the players that started against Atlético, as he worked with those that were on the subs bench and various players from the youth ranks.
I thought i should open a new one
In the last game Flamengo did not include Vinicius Jr in their tram which means the kid is officially done with Flamengo
Also they failed to win and there was huge brawl at the end with 6 red cards
Last year in Kiev the local residents kindly provided spare beds/couches for visiting Liverpool & Real Madrid fans due to the hotels charging exorbitant rates for rooms, are there any Madrid fans willing to do likewise for Liverpool & spurs fans for this years final as the hotel prices are...