In case you don’t know Spanish, it translates to, “Thanks for everything Fideo (Di Maria)! I wish you the best, even at Man United. I’ll never forget the zigzag run in Lisbon.”
¡ Gracias por todo Fideo ! Te deseo lo mejor, aunque sea en el Man. Utd Nunca olvidaremos el zigzag de la prórroga en Lisboa.
— Xabi Alonso (@XabiAlonso) August 24, 2014
Manchester United are considering a shock bid for former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso, who currently plays for Real Madrid, claims the Daily Express.
In the January window, Chelsea, Liverpool and United were all in the race to sign Alonso when his contract expired. There were rumors that Xabi Alonso had agreed to a contract extension with Los Blancos, but it doesn’t see...
Reports in Italy suggest that Alonso has emerged as a target for Louis Van Gaal following United's opening day loss to Swansea.
United have been heavily linked with a move for Arturo Vidal this summer while Van Gaal is also known to be keen on Roma's Kevin Strootman.
But with a move for Vidal still in doubt and Strootman not expected to be fit until later this year, Alonso...
Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso said the Supercopa de Espana was “still open” after a 1-1 draw in the first […]
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...
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
Real Madrid says midfielder Xabi Alonso has undergone surgery after missing several games at the end of last season because of back pain.
The 31-year-old Alonso was left out of Spain's squad for the Confederations Cup in June in Brazil because of the problem. Madrid says Alonso was operated on by the specialist Ulrike Muschawek in Munich, Germany.
The Spanish club did not indicate...
Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has admitted he has not yet made his mind up over his long-term future at the Spanish club.
The former Real Sociedad player has made no secret of his affection towards Liverpool having played for the Anfield club for five years.
And recent press reports suggest that current Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers may try to tempt Alonso back to the...
Fresh off of dominating Euro 2012, Xabi Alonso took a few minutes to try out a new sport: baseball. Alonso was using some of UCLA's facilities with his Real Madrid teammates, when someone broke out some bats, balls and gloves. The Spanish midfielder played a little catch, while his teammates tried in vain to hit soft-toss pitches. After Kaka whiffed on an underhanded pitch, Alonso...
Spanish hero Xabi Alonso has described Wednesday's Euro 2012 semi-final with Portugal as "life and death".
The Real Madrid midfielder scored both goals in a 2-0 quarter-final defeat of a lack-lustre French side on the night he won his 100th cap for Spain.
Alonso said: "The team was phenomenal and personally I am very satisfied with the two goals.