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XABI ALONSO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Xabi Alonso admits playing for Pep Guardiola was pivotal in summer move

Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso has admitted the opportunity to work under Pep Guardiola was pivotal in his decision to leave Real Madrid last summer. After winning the club’s tenth European title, Alonso stunned Real Madrid supporters when it was learned the midfielder was pushing for a move to Bayern Munich, only a few months after signing a two-year extension in Spain...
Via World Soccer Talk
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Xabi Alonso On The Verge Of £5million Switch To Bayern Munich, Say Reports

It appears Xabi Alonso isn’t finished making news today. Fresh from the announcement that he has retired from international competition, Alonso is reportedly on the verge of a £5 million move to Bayern Munich, according to stories emanating from Germany and Spain. Should the deal take place, speculation is the 32-year-old will sign a two-year contract with the Bundesliga champions...
Via World Soccer Talk
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Xabi Alonso Announces Retirement From International Competition

Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has confirmed his retirement from international competition via an open letter, as well as his official Twitter account. The announcement signals the end of an eleven-year career with the Spanish national team. He becomes the second member of Spain’s “golden generation” to retire following Xavi Hernandez announcement earlier this summer....
Via World Soccer Talk
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch Spain’s Sergio Busquets awful miss on goal

Originally posted on Top-soccer.com Spain and Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets had the chance to convert an easy tap-in to revive Spain’s hopes of advancing from the group stages but he fails miserably. Had he taken his chance, the goal would have certainly boosted the confidence of his teammate to push on for an equalizer. The game ended 2-0 in favor of the Chileans and in...
Via Top-soCCer
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Xabi Alonso re-ups with Real Madrid

Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him at the Spanish club until 2016. The Spain international had delayed re-signing with Madrid with his contract up in June and reported interest from English club Chelsea and Juventus in Italy. Alonso won one Spanish league title with Madrid, which did not release the financial terms of...
Via AP on Fox
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Xabi Alonso signs two-year contract extension with Real Madrid

Xabi Alonso signs two-year contract extension with Real Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.comSpanish midfielder Xabi Alonso has ended speculation linking him with a move back to the Premier League by signing a two-year contract extension with Real Madrid. The 32-year-old had been strongly linked with a January move to England, with Chelsea and Liverpool reportedly looking...
Via Soccerlens
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Alonso bursts left eardrum

Real Madrid says midfielder Xabi Alonso has a burst left eardrum and that his availability will depend on the speed of his recovery. The club says the injury is the result of a knock received during Sunday's 3-2 win at Valencia . The 32-year-old Alonso was sidelined several months from the end of last season until the start of this campaign with injuries. The Spanish league is...
Via Fox Soccer
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has burst eardrum

Real Madrid says midfielder Xabi Alonso has a burst left eardrum and that his availability will depend on the speed of his recovery. The club says the injury is the result of a knock received during Sunday's 3-2 win at Valencia. The 32-year-old Alonso was sidelined several months from the end of last season until the start of this campaign with injuries. The Spanish league is...
Via AP on Fox
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Xabi Alonso is ‘to leave Madrid’, with English trio ready to pounce

Xabi Alonso is ‘to leave Madrid’, with English trio ready to pounce - originally posted on Soccerlens.comSpanish midfielder Xabi Alonso’s proposed contract renewal at Madrid has been the talk of Spain for the past few months. The play-maker is out of contract in the summer, and can walk away from the Spanish giants for free; something Real are reportedly loath to let happen...
Via Soccerlens
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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