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Notes & Quotes: May 28, 2020; Open Thread – Managing Madrid
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Notes & Quotes: May 28, 2020; Open Thread – Managing Madrid

Real Madrid loanee goalkeeper Andriy Lunin recently spoke with AS (via Goal) about if he thinks playing for Real Madrid is the hardest challenge for a goalkeeper. “Yes. There always was and there always will be critics. It’s normal and some people think it’s their responsibility. I have the coach, the coaching staff and my…

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Notes & Quotes: May 23, 2020; Open Thread – Managing Madrid
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Notes & Quotes: May 23, 2020; Open Thread – Managing Madrid

According to a press release from Real Madrid, they club has become the first football organization to join the United Nations’ Global Impact initiative. The initiative is an agreement to adopt 10 commitments to support ethical business practices interanationally. This means that the club will continue to uphold tenets such as human and labor rights,…

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Welcome to FIFA.com News – The Week in Quotes – FIFA.com
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Welcome to FIFA.com News – The Week in Quotes – FIFA.com

“I went over to him [Cristiano Ronaldo] afterwards in the tunnel. I felt it was important to speak to him while it was still fresh and to do it face to face. He gave me a look as if to say sorry but by then I had my [Manchester] United head on. I said I’ve…

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The top quotes from Ronaldo’s Galacticos video call with Beckham, Roberto Carlos, Casillas and Figo – MARCA.com
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The top quotes from Ronaldo’s Galacticos video call with Beckham, Roberto Carlos, Casillas and Figo – MARCA.com

Real Madrid On Instagram LiveRonaldo Nazario played host as he spoke to various former Real Madrid teammates on an Instagram Live broadcast. Over the course of Wednesday evening, the Brazilian was joined by Roberto Carlos, Luis Figo, David Beckham and Iker Casillas for one-to-one chats in that order.Here, we summarise the most interesting parts of their…

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Latest, best quotes from NBA stars: Giannis Antetokounmpo says James Harden is toughest player to guard – NBA.com
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Latest, best quotes from NBA stars: Giannis Antetokounmpo says James Harden is toughest player to guard – NBA.com

Social distancing practices to combat the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic are interestingly bringing fans closer to the game through revelations made by the players on various social media platforms as they await the all-clear to resume the NBA season. Anyone logging onto Instagram has noticed the recent spike in live streams, many of them…

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Notes & Quotes: March 14, 2020; Open Thread – Managing Madrid
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Notes & Quotes: March 14, 2020; Open Thread – Managing Madrid

Vinicius spoke about his transfer to Real Madrid in a FourFourTwo (via AS) interview that will be released sometime next month. “It was right after I came back from the 2017 South American U-17 Championship in Chile. There were already rumors in the press, but I never believed them.” “Eventually it happened. Both Real Madrid…

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Notes & Quotes: February 14, 2020; Open Thread – Managing Madrid
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Notes & Quotes: February 14, 2020; Open Thread – Managing Madrid

According to a new report from MARCA, Eden Hazard is “only 60% of his optimal level” as he continues towards his return to the pitch for Real Madrid. This refers to him not being up to full performance level yet, which is understandable as he hasn’t featured in an actual match yet. With this being…

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Top 10 quotes from De Jong’s interview – FC Barcelona
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Top 10 quotes from De Jong’s interview – FC Barcelona

Excited, expectant and keen to prove his worth, Frenkie De Jong has arrived at FC Barcelona and is already settling into his new home. The Dutch midfielder has just enjoyed a cracking season at Ajax, and is now one of the most talked about players in the world. But the talking that we are most…

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Notes & Quotes: May 25, 2019; Open Thread – Managing Madrid
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Notes & Quotes: May 25, 2019; Open Thread – Managing Madrid

Real Madrid made an official announcement on their website and social media denying a statement made by Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino earlier on Saturday. Pochettino made the following statements in an interview with El Partidazo de COPE prior. “Ahead of the final, we will train at Valdebebas and sleep in a nearby hotel.” “I asked…

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11 of the best quotes on Frank Lampard the manager, ft Klopp, Mount, Wilson – PlanetFootball
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11 of the best quotes on Frank Lampard the manager, ft Klopp, Mount, Wilson – PlanetFootball

Quick Reads Planet Football 22nd May 2019 Frank Lampard has enjoyed an eye-catching first season as manager at Derby County – and reports suggest the Chelsea legend is already being lined up to take over at Stamford Bridge. In his maiden campaign as a manager, Lampard has led Derby to the play-off final and also masterminded…

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Welcome to FIFA.com News – The Week in Quotes – FIFA.com
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Welcome to FIFA.com News – The Week in Quotes – FIFA.com

“From the very start of my career, there has been a perception of a flashy kid from London: loves cars, loves the flashy lifestyle. I’m not saying I’m a saint or anything, but that is the complete opposite of who I am. [Fans] do not know me. They will define me by what they read…

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Welcome to FIFA.com News – The Week in Quotes – FIFA.com
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Welcome to FIFA.com News – The Week in Quotes – FIFA.com

World Football © Getty Images “It was a big disappointment the World Cup in Russia, and for [Lionel Messi] even more. The decision in the first six matches [of the Scaloni cycle] was that he did not come. Over time he saw that we grew up, he observed the way we play and he is…

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