The Madrid City Council negotiates that the final of the Cup be in the Wanda Metropolitano

first_imgThe RFEF made this season’s calendar official last year and set the date of the Cup final for April 18, although he left the headquarters in the air, which will be known in the coming weeks. Last season, the Cup final between Barcelona and Valencia took place at Benito Villamarín.The last time the Wanda Metropolitano hosted a Cup final was April 21, 2018. That day they faced Barça and Sevilla. The Catalans took the title after thrashing 0-5 to the Andalusians. The Madrid City Council wants the final of the Copa del Rey to be held in the Wanda Metropolitano and has already begun to negotiate. The mayor, José Luis Martínez-Almeida, has presented the proposal to the Royal Spanish Football Federation after consulting Atlético de Madrid and communicating its intention. The club saw the initiative with good eyes and everything indicates that the red and white stadium will be the scene of the next final, but There are no closed agreements yet.last_img read more

Anil al Barça dart: “We do not entertain offers that are not backed by money”

first_img And gave details of the Barca proposal, lthrowing a dart to Barcelona:“Valencia did not receive an offer that reflects Rodrigo’s high quality. Everyone knows what we ask for him. If you can bid for a real, magnificent amount. If you cannot guarantee an exact payment type, then we cannot move forward. We do not entertain ourselves with offers that are not backed by money“He also confirmed that they were interested in Cancelo, Manchester City player, but his salary was prohibitive for Valencia:“About Cancelo was very difficult. Sometimes players go to English clubs and their salaries are very high for clubs like Valencia. Cancelo’s salary is very high and we have to be realistic with our budget. The rest of the locker room would wonder why this player would win so much and I would win so little. This is how inflation starts in football. Managing the wardrobe salary is very important“ “We had many calls by several of our soccer players. In the marking there were many offers. At the end, if the offer is very good you have to accept it as a responsible club. Before buying you have to sell, you have to manage your economy. It is normal that there are offers for Rodrigo. Before it was Atlético, now Barça“ Anil Murthy, president of Valencia, granted an interview to the English-speaking fanzine ‘Batzine’. In it, he analyzed the latest transfer market and, above all, everything that happened with Barcelona’s interest in signing Rodrigo Moreno:last_img read more

Soldier: “We have not been allowed to compete as our rival”

first_imgThe striker of Granada Roberto Soldier He was very critical of the referee Soto Grado before the Movistar LaLiga cameras. Angry with the referee: “The addition has been one more thing in the game. There is no excuse, we made the mistake in the goal, but you can not see what has been seen on the field. We have not been allowed to compete with the same intensity as Atlético My card has been a laugh. They haven’t let us compete as our rival. We have to get the positive things out. Learn from these lessons. “ Possible penalty: “What I do is look for Correa to protect the ball. For me there is no penalty, because I had the position won.”Scheme Change: “We know the team that we are. Outside the home we have many games without adding up and for that reason we miss a point. We have to take that step to learn. We know that on Wednesday we will face an environment similar to this and this it has to serve us to learn. “last_img read more

Sock returns to ranking after his ordeal of injuries

first_imgJack Sock begins to see the sunshine on the finish of the tunnel he has been via in current months as a result of of the injuries. The American returns this week to the ATP ranking in 767 after virtually Four months of absence after profitable once more on the ATP Tour 14 months later on the Delray Seashore Open.Sock, who already gained a match at Fognini over the last Laver Cup (though this victory doesn’t rely within the ATP ranking), stunned Radu Albot, champion of the match in 2019, by beating him within the first spherical by 3-6, 6-Three and 7-6 (2), in a victory full of feelings for him and for the assembled public. Nonetheless, within the second spherical his compatriot Steve Johnson left him out of the match after beating him 6-4, 5-7 and 6-1.Lincoln’s tennis participant didn’t know the victory for the reason that 2018 Masters of Paris 2018, the place he fell within the quarterfinals in opposition to Dominic Thiem, which meant a large drop within the ranking (He was champion of the Parisian match in 2017). Since then he failed to elevate the flight with a defeat within the first spherical of the Australian Open earlier than the injuries left him with out competing for nearly 6 months. Sock had to play earlier phases of Masters 1,000 and couldn’t take benefit of accessing the ultimate desk of the final US Open after falling to Pablo Cuevas. John McEnroe determined to embrace him in the remaining of the world group to face Europe within the Laver Cup and responded with a gown earlier than Fabio Fognini. Nonetheless, it was not value it to catch repeatedly and misplaced three straight video games within the ATP Challenger Tour, leaving in two of them. On November 4, after the 1,000 Masters in Paris, Sock disappeared from the ranking after not including any factors within the final 12 months.After his victory in opposition to Albot, Sock hopes to hold choosing up the tempo to return to the highest of tennis within the laborious court docket tournaments and be the tennis participant who fought to enter the Prime-10 earlier than the nightmare of injuries started, he hopes to go away behind as soon as and for all.last_img read more

“Casillas has it very difficult”

first_imgMessage Boxes: “He has contacted me because he has sent a message to all the presidents of the federations indicating that he was present, but I am not going with anyone, I have no vote.”Was he surprised at Iker’s candidacy?: “No. Casillas showed curiosity and has always had directive concerns in the federative branch. We had conversations and in postpartum gatherings he always showed some concern in that regard.”Current relationship with the FEF: “At the moment it is good. Rubiales won me in a good fight and there he is working for football. Surely we would have done it differently.”Federative storm: “Every day there is something in the RFEF. You wake up and see what happens today. The position is very dynamic, you always have something.”The VAR: “The authorization of the VAR was signed by me, but our idea would have been different. I want the referee to be in the field and that the VAR is not an active referee. That was the idea. I wish there was a group of Recent referees or former arbitrators prepared and working with the VAR exclusively, but not that the next day is in the VAR and the next day in the field, watch out for that compadreo and the issue of informants … I don’t know, we had another idea “. Juan Luis Larrea was the candidate who faced Luis Rubiales in the last elections of the Royal Spanish Football Federation and now you will see the bulls from the barrier. In an interview in the Cope chain, the current president of the Gipuzcoan Football Federation has given his vision on the candidacy of Iker Casillas and the possibilities he has to snatch the federative throne from the current president.Possibilities of Casillas: “Iker is a figure, world champion, a mythical player of the national team and that always helps. But hey, as the structure is and as it is at all times assembled the assembly is very difficult.”Voting system: “It seems to me that 11 professionals vote, in total they will be from 28 to 30. Votes are 140 and they are trying to expand to five more, I think they want to get five fixed votes: three clubs that have never gone down to Second and then they want to introduce a new discipline that is beach soccer with a coach and a player. ”Approach: “Casillas goes more along the line of the player’s AFE. The presentation has made her surrounded by players. I wish her luck in her goal.”last_img read more

Valencia decides not to sign

first_imgEI Valencia will expire today the term requested from LaLiga and it was granted to sign a footballer face to replace Ezequiel Garay’s long-term loss. Finally, as no operation in the market has crystallized in recent days, together with the break in the championship due to the coronavirus crisis, the black and white team will not sign and will compete until the end of the championship with what it has, once it is resumed.Garay was injured on February 1 in a match against Celta, in Mestalla, just the day after the market closed. When confirming the long duration of the injury, the club decided to go to the market, knowing that the authorization would have it. Of course, a very restricted market (only LaLiga players or unemployed) and with little money to invest. Finding a transfer was a pipe dream.César Sánchez, Football director, started two parallel operations and immediately got the ‘ok’ from the two centrals, ready to stop at Valencia: Javi Sánchez, Valladolid central defender; Y Zou Feddal, central Betis. This caused the club, on February 26, it will officially present the documentation to receive the approval to sign. The idea was to close one of the two operations while receiving the LaLiga placet. However, This safe-conduct to reinforce itself outside the transfer windows arrived just the next day, February 27. From that day, the counter began to work: 15 days from that moment.Today is the 15th and Valencia, obviously, is not going to sign. The Ché club intensified negotiations with Valladolid and Madrid over Javi Sánchez; and with Betis, by Feddal. But there was no agreement. In the case of Javi Sánchez, Madrid offered a loan with no purchase option, something that Valencia did want. In the case of Feddal, Betis wanted to transfer or transfer it with a mandatory purchase option. Valencia did not pass there. Come to this week, after the debacle against Atalanta, and the recent explosion of the coronavirus crisis, with the consequent postponement of LaLiga, the only tournament in which Valencia is still alive, Valencia has decided that it will not be reinforced despite the loss of Garay. The last 11 days, if they are played, they will do it with what they have.last_img read more

Trippier does not move

first_imgRegardless of all of the rumors and the curiosity of English golf equipment in Trippier, Atlético are calm. The participant himself has commented to the technical managers of the entity who’re comfortable and comfortable in Madrid and who after a season do not plan to vary their air once more. There’s Trippier for some time at Atlético in keeping with what the footballer himself has commented to the rojiblanca sports activities administration.Within the Wanda Metropolitano membership, then again, they’re calm concerning the subject of playing regulation in England. Trippier is keen to make clear the whole lot that’s needed and on this sense it’s not anticipated that this might have main penalties. The participant has returned to coaching, like the remainder of his teammates, along with his sights set on the doable return of the league competitors. And Trippier, now, what worries him most is to play once more defending Atlético. Kieran Trippier does not move. Atlético’s proper again He is without doubt one of the fastened gamers within the rojiblanco staff for the 2020-21 season. The rojiblanca sports activities administration is aware of that it was profitable in hiring the English footballer, who got here to make Juanfran overlook, necessary soccer participant in Atlético del Cholo. In England it’s identified that a number of golf equipment within the Premier are pondering of recovering the best again seeing the great marketing campaign he has had below Simeone.Trippier arrived at Atlético for an quantity near 24 million euros. He managed to get him out of Tottenham to strengthen the best wing and the Englishman has tailored completely. He’s a participant who has joined Atlético in a short time and really properly and on the membership they depend on him for the next yr. He has performed 26 official competitors matches (19 LaLiga matches, 5 Champions League matches and two Spanish Tremendous Cup matches). In complete, 2,187 minutes of competitors.last_img read more