Toni Kroos

Toni Kroos slams below-par Germans, but coach Joachim Loew keeps cool

Toni Kroos slams below-par Germans, but coach Joachim Loew keeps cool

The home defeat cost the world champions their 22-match unbeaten run dating back to the Euro 2016 semi-final defeat to hosts France. 

Mar 28, 2018, 18:07 PM IST
La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo rested for the first time as Real Madrid take on Leganes

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo rested for the first time as Real Madrid take on Leganes

Ronaldo joins a high profile list of players who will miss the short trip to Madrid neighbours Leganes which also includes Toni Kroos, Luka Modric and Marcelo, who are all injured.

Feb 21, 2018, 10:32 AM IST
 Real Madrid blow as Toni Kroos suffers knee injury

Real Madrid blow as Toni Kroos suffers knee injury

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos faces a spell on the sidelines after his club confirmed on Friday that he had picked up a knee injury.

Feb 16, 2018, 19:57 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Springboard for future football stars

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Springboard for future football stars

India is hosting the 17th edition of the mega-event, the country's first-ever FIFA tournament, from October 6 to 28.

Sep 24, 2017, 20:24 PM IST
Champions League final, Juventus vs Real Madrid: Gonzalo Higuain gets chance to end final hoodoo against old club

Champions League final, Juventus vs Real Madrid: Gonzalo Higuain gets chance to end final hoodoo against old club

When a wayward header from Germany`s Toni Kroos bounced into Higuain`s path in the 2014 World Cup final, the Argentina striker raked the ball wide of the far post.

May 31, 2017, 11:28 AM IST
Champions League: Expect no let up from Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane warns Napoli

Champions League: Expect no let up from Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane warns Napoli

Credited with playing the most attractive football in Italy, Napoli made a bright start to the first leg thanks to Lorenzo Insigne`s audacious long-range strike in the opening minutes.

Mar 07, 2017, 13:51 PM IST
Germany International Toni Kroos extends Real Madrid stay until 2022

Germany International Toni Kroos extends Real Madrid stay until 2022

Kroos joined the Spanish giants in 2014 from Bayern Munich for 25 million euros.

Oct 12, 2016, 20:32 PM IST
Toni Kroos rocket rescues Real Madrid in Cristiano Ronaldo's absence; Atletico Madrid held again

Toni Kroos rocket rescues Real Madrid in Cristiano Ronaldo's absence; Atletico Madrid held again

The German brilliantly measured a side-footed effort in from 25 yards to the relief of the Bernabeu in a 2-1 win over Celta Vigo.

Aug 28, 2016, 10:56 AM IST
PHOTO: Here's the special present Germany's Toni Kroos sent Virat Kohli

PHOTO: Here's the special present Germany's Toni Kroos sent Virat Kohli

The Delhi batsman also wished Kroos for his team's impending quarterfinal duel against Italy.

Jun 28, 2016, 15:05 PM IST
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil is best 'German abroad'

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil is best 'German abroad'

The 27-year-old World Cup winner has helped Arsenal to English Premier League top position and also to the UEFA Champions League knock-out stage.

Jan 07, 2016, 22:59 PM IST
Champions League: Real Madrid, Manchester City through as Manchester United breathe sigh of relief

Champions League: Real Madrid, Manchester City through as Manchester United breathe sigh of relief

Manchester United ended a 400-minute wait for a goal to beat CSKA Moscow 1-0.

Nov 04, 2015, 09:36 AM IST
World Cup-winning footballers call for help for Germany`s refugees

World Cup-winning footballers call for help for Germany`s refugees

Germany`s World Cup-winning footballers have condemned xenophobic attacks on the thousands of foreigners pouring into their country and led calls to help the refugees amidst the ongoing crisis here.

Sep 02, 2015, 23:17 PM IST

Real Madrid sign Croatian star Mateo Kovacic

Croatian international midfielder Mateo Kovacic has joined Real Madrid from Inter Milan on a six-year deal, the Spanish giants confirmed on Tuesday.

Aug 18, 2015, 23:23 PM IST
Bayern Munich fans unhappy about Bastian Schweinsteiger reported exit

Bayern Munich fans unhappy about Bastian Schweinsteiger reported exit

Bayern Munich fans seem to be the only ones who are not amused by the reported transfer of Bavarian icon Bastian Schweinsteiger.

Jul 11, 2015, 18:00 PM IST
Germany unhappy with post-season international matches

Germany unhappy with post-season international matches

World Cup winners Germany believe the June dates for internationals are far from convenient with domestic and European club competitions only just over and players eager for a break after a long season.

Jun 08, 2015, 21:00 PM IST
Germany rest Thomas Mueller, Toni Kroos after long year

Germany rest Thomas Mueller, Toni Kroos after long year

Germany`s World Cup winners Thomas Mueller and Toni Kroos have been rested for matches against the United States and Gibraltar next month, coach Joachim Loew said on Tuesday.

May 26, 2015, 19:44 PM IST
Toni Kroos set to be fit for Real Madrid's Juventus clash

Toni Kroos set to be fit for Real Madrid's Juventus clash

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos is expected to be fit for his side`s crunch Champions League semi-final, second leg against Juventus on Wednesday after fears over a hip injury were allayed on Sunday.

May 10, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
Carlo Ancelotti targeting more Champions League glory

Carlo Ancelotti targeting more Champions League glory

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti insisted his side`s focus is on retaining the Champions League not gaining revenge over Atletico Madrid when the two sides meet for a seventh time this season in the first leg of their quarter-final on Tuesday.

Apr 13, 2015, 18:29 PM IST
Real Madrid fired up for Atletico revenge: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid fired up for Atletico revenge: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has said his side will be out to avenge the humiliation of their 4-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid in February when the sides meet in the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday.

Apr 12, 2015, 10:08 AM IST
Gareth Bale absence, suspensions force Real reshuffle for Eibar game

Gareth Bale absence, suspensions force Real reshuffle for Eibar game

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale will be rested for Saturday`s La Liga game at home to Eibar, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Friday, meaning the Welshman joins suspended midfielders Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez on the sidelines.

Apr 10, 2015, 19:46 PM IST