Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko joined Italian giants AS Roma on a season long loan with a view of a GBP 14m permanent move. The Bosnian striker who spent four and a half seasons at City bid farewell to Manuel Pelegrini's team in quest for a new challenge.
Known for near perfect on-field attitude, Lionel Messi carries a cool demeanour even when at the receiving end of roughest tackles. But on Wednesday, the Barcelona talisman lost his cool and resorted to head-butting a la, Zinedine Zidane.
Real Madrid goalkeeper Kiko Casilla scored with his side`s 11th penalty in a shootout, then saved from his 16-year-old AC Milan counterpart Gianluigi Donnarumma, to give the Spaniards the win after their friendly in Shanghai ended 0-0 on Thursday.
Real Madrid head coach Rafael Bentiez on Thursday defended the attitude of Cristiano Ronaldo after the Portuguese star striker showed his anger in leaving a practice match during the side's tour of Australia.
Italian football club AS Roma edged out Spanish giants Real Madrid via penalty shoot-out 7-6, after the two teams played out a 0-0 draw in their International Champions Cup (ICC) clash at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) here on Saturday.
Italy`s AS Roma beat Spanish giants Real Madrid in a penalty shootout after the International Champions Cup match failed to produce a goal in regulation time at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday.
Roma`s Daniele De Rossi has joined Italy`s growing injury list for their friendly against Portugal, four days after the Azzurri kept their Euro 2016 qualifying hopes alive in a controversial 1-1 draw away to Croatia.