Real Madrid lose player to AC Milan and 3 more under-radar stories

Real Madrid lose player to AC Milan and 3 more under-radar stories

Nistelrooy 'learned a lot' under Ancelotti

Ruud van Nistelrooy: “Since I left PSV, I took the opportunity to invest a lot of time in being with other coaches.

"I asked to go to Madrid, and I received an invitation from Ancelotti to be with him for a week. I attended every training session and learned a lot from him.”

Real Madrid lose player to AC Milan

According to Fabrizio Romano, Alex Jiménez has left Real Madrid for AC Milan on a permanent deal.

Jimenez leaves after Milan the €5m buy option in his contract. The right-back spent last season on loan at Milan.

Man United coach praises Bellingham

Jude Bellingham is fantastic. He is the drive for England. He attacks but never fails to defend as well,” Man United coach Erik ten Hag told the media as Bellingham ran the show in England's first game at the Euros against Serbia.

"In the first half I really enjoyed Jude Bellingham. He took England by the hand and lifted them to a higher level," Ten Hag added.

La Liga to introduce new rule

According to multiple sources in Spain (h/t Carrusel Deportivo), La Liga are set to introduce a new rule that prevents players from surrounding the referee. Only the team's captain may approach the ref during matches to protest.

This rule is already being trialled at Euro 2024. While it will be difficult to follow, players must learn to behave or their will be many yellow cards and red cards for dissent.

AuthorToby PrinceSourceTribuna