MICHEL SALGADO – THE COMBATIVE FULLBACK

In the early 2000s, Real Madrid was the club of stars as Florentino Perez was able to assemble a team full of world stars known as the Galacticos. Players such as David Beckham, Luis Figo, Zinedine Zidane and Ronaldo played at the Bernabeu.

This was complemented by quality players in key positions from Roberto Carlos at the left-back position to Michel Salgado in the right back position. Salgado, in particular, was a peculiar player as he was widely considered as the best right-back alongside Cafu during his time at the club.
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FOREST MISS MICHAEL DAWSON

Nottingham Forest were largely underwhelming against Norwich City as the effect of losing Michael Dawson to injury was laid bare for us to see. The defender has been a big miss for his club as he continues his spell on the sidelines.

Forest should have seen off the challenge of Norwich City with Dawson in that team. The defender is known to be a leader who marshals the defense pretty well and indeed the whole team.
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INIESTA SIGN MOUTHWATERING DEAL WITH JAPANESE SPORTSWEAR

The blocks of experience Spanish midfielder Andrés Iniesta has built for himself in the Spain’s senior team and at Camp Nou, for Barcelona, makes him one of the stand-out players in world football.

His clean flicks and swipes of the ball when he’s on the ball, and his lightning cut-ins puts him in the book of football legends.
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Michel Salgado Call On Lewandowski: “It Will Be A Great Move”

Michel Salgado leaved his impressions about his requirement of Real Madrid in the summer market. The players have been one of the most involved with people during the World Cup in Russia. He was linked to the number of ‘games’ that represent retired footballers and have also been the part of many other events.

When Salgado was asked questions in who he thinks can be the attack reference after the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo. Currently, it looks like Asensio and Bale have to be the players as they have stepped forward and started throwing the team on their backs when team comes in difficult moments. They are putting efforts to bring the team on the track and giving them the wins that they deserve.
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JUVENTUS LEGEND HAPPY WITH RONALDO SIGNING

Juventus legend Andrea Pirlo is happy with the move to sign Cristiano Ronaldo. The five time Ballon d’Or winner agreed to a shock move to Turin from Madrid this summer. The Portuguese striker was impressive at the World Cup following a great season with Madrid that ended in a third straight Champions League title.

Ronaldo, who was named among the 10 candidates for the Best FIFA Men Player award for 2018, became the record signing for the Italian side despite being 33 years old.
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Michel Salgado: I Will Feel The Madness Of Coaching

Former Real Madrid star Michel Salgado says he knows that he will someday feel the madness of being a coach. The retired footballer is being careful before making the jump into football management. He has his UEFA A and B licenses but admits that the job of coaching is “complicated.”

Salgado says the people he has spoken to confirm that the job is intensive and complicated, requiring coaches to live football 24 hours a day, seven days of the week. He revealed that Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane never expected he would become a manager but that the competition and the game forces players to turn to coaching and then they fall in love with it. Continue reading →

Rida: Real Madrid will bid for Mohamed Salah

The president of the Egyptian FA Hany Abo Rida has revealed that Real Madrid will lodge an attempt to sign Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah in the summer. The 25-year-old linked up with the Reds from AS Roma for nearly £40m in July, and he has since stood out as the leading performer for the Merseyside outfit.

His performances have, as a result, caught the eye of Europe’s elite and Rida suggests that the European champions will test the Reds’ resolve with a tempting offer in the summer, he said: “Real Madrid will make an offer for Salah during the summer. Salah is now looking to improve his game. Obviously if an Egyptian plays for a club as popular around the world as Real Madrid, it’s going to be great for Egyptian football.” Continue reading →

Salgado believes in Zidane

Former Real Madrid player Michel Salgado thinks that Zinedine Zidane is the right man for the job. He made the statement after the French manager has come under intense pressure from Real Madrid fans and media.

Indeed the Spanish giant is currently in a bad run of form which has left them 16 points behind their bitter rival Barcelona. Some fans have even called for the manager to be replaced as they feel that he is not capable of solving their problems.
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SALGADO EYEING MANAGERIAL ROLE

Former Real Madrid player Michel Salgado not too long ago voiced his desire to return to the world of football but as a coach as it seems like the Spanish retiree will always be involved in the sport in some way or another.

Michel Salgado retired from the playing grounds back on 2012 with his last club being Blackburn Rovers which is where he spent the final 3 years of his career before eventually hanging up his playing boots.
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EXHIBITION MATCH WITH INTERNATIONAL LEGENDS PLANNED IN IRAQ

An exhibition match that would involve international soccer legends is being planned in Iraq, according to reports.


The game is set to help the war-torn country move past their struggles with war and post-war life issues, according to the organizers of the planned event.

The game is poised to hold on September 9 in the southern city of Basra. Over 65,000 fans are anticipated for the epic show which would see several European soccer legends feature. At a news conference involving retired striker HernanCrespo and Spaniard Michel Salgado, the organizers revealed their intent and plans for the event.

“We are going to give our best along with our Iraqi friends,” Crespo said.

The former Argentina international is well known for his exploits in the game. He featured for Serie A giants Inter Milan and Premier League top side Chelsea in his club football career. He is set to appear at the event to help Iraq with their post-war plans. Continue reading →