Gianni Di Marzio, a former scout at the Serie A club, says the Old Lady were close to signing Cristiano Ronaldo at the age of 18 in 2002.
Two years ago today the one-time Barça coach lost his battle with cancer at the age of 45. During his short tenure in charge he led the team to the 2013 LaLiga title.
The Atlético manager bears the brunt of the LFP's wrath over the throwing of a ball onto the pitch when Málaga were launching at attack in the Calderón.
Under Zidane the Colombia midfielder has played 46% of available pitch time compared to 56,5% under Benítez, but may start in Anoeta.
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ATLÉTICO DE MADRID
In a message published on Atlético Madrid's website, he declared: "I tell you that Gabi, our captain, will lift the Champions League".
The one-time Madridista watched the penalty shootout alongside Rio Ferdinand, but it was the latter who looked more enthused when the Portuguese slotted past Jan Oblak.
The Argentine is pondering his future and setting conditions to the Atletico Madrid directors board if he is to stay at the Calderon, the most important being world-class signings.
REAL MADRID 1 (5) - ATLÉTICO 1 (3)
The Atlético defender was distraught after his penalty miss on Saturday and showed his remorse in the end of San Siro where the Atleti fans were gathered.
The Madrid '17' bade farewell to the Bernabeu last night as part of the "undecima" celebrations wearing a Denis Cherysev shirt as a gesture to the Russian player.
From coaching RM Castilla in 2B to overseeing the 2015/16 European champions. We analyse the reasons behind Zidane's success.
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL
As in Lisbon two years earlier, the rojiblanco skipper’s perfomance stood out: “Did you see how Gabi played?”, Simeone said after the match.
In his new book, Man City CEO Ferrán Soriano offers an insight into Barça's 2008 appointment of Pep Guardiola at the expense of José Mourinho.
The Portuguese spoke on Spanish radio and gave his version of the events that surrounded his move from one side of the Barcelona-Real Madrid divide to the other.
Gaspare Galasso, the self-described 'Gatecrashing King', slipped past San Siro security, watched the all-Madrid final beside Florentino Pérez and then got his hands on the title.
Ronaldo spoke at the Santiago Bernabeu after Real Madrid brought the Champions League trophy home, saying how proud he was to wear the 'camiseta blanca'.
LA LIGA | DEPORTIVO
The Atlético manager made no assurances over his future at the Calderón after another crushing defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League final.