Cristiano Ronaldo and Kaka to Real Madrid, driving a 3-0 win over Ajax in the Champions League match on Tuesday, putting the Spanish club at the top of Group D after two wins in a row.
Ajax started the game with updates but favorable to Madrid's Ronaldo with the opening goal in the 25th minute at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Kaka - who rarely drop in the starting line - doubling the network and the lure of a Karim Benzema goal before halftime.
In three meetings over the past two seasons ago, Madrid's 9-0 over the Dutch champions. Madrid is now collected six points after two games and Ajax, a. Lyon in second with four points after beating Dinamo Zagreb 2-0. "victory of good. We achieve strong positions in the group, "Kaka said. "We see if we can continue this pace and pass the group stage." assistant coach, Aitor Karanka taking a position on the edge of the field after the operator, Jose Mourinho is still plagued by the suspension of three games (last Saturday) for accusing the referee of bias when half of UEFA Champions League final to meet champions, Barcelona, last season. However, before handing his duties to Karanka, Mourinho dismantling its main starting after the action is less consistent of late, with winger Angel Di Maria rested and Kaka combined with Mesut Oezil. Players 18 years , Raphael Varane listed in the main squad for the third time in a row, replace Pepe in the defenses, along with Ricardo Carvalho is back in action after missing one game because of injury to the head.
Michael Owen insists he still has a sharp finish that can be offered to Manchester United after helping the team to maintain unbeaten record by scoring two goals in 3-0 win over Leeds in the third round, League Cup on Tuesday. The role of Owen appears to be restricted to the Old Trafford, but the former Liverpool and Real Madrid striker proved he was still valued as a key to the team with a clog of two goals in the first game this season to help the victory at Elland Road on Saturday.
The 31-year-old striker played more submissive to the game, but admits it is a contest and are delighted with the contribution of each time the opportunity comes.
"There is pressure," he said. "You are not a lot of opportunity and then when you are given the opportunity, it will be several months before you can see the field again if you fail to play well. "You have to prove to yourself and others you can play better but we play in game faster and more intense this season. " Owen, one of the 11 changes made to Sir Alex Ferguson in a match against Leeds, clearly pleased with the role and example given to the club's young players, mostly playing at Elland Road.
Sir Alex Ferguson had to face questions that annoyed when Manchester United drew 1-1 against Benfica in the opening match of the European Champions League on Tuesday.
After a fierce display of sight of the local league with the explosion of 18 goals that put them well as the English Premier League leaders abruptly changed the face of the Red Devils as opponents in the shadow of the Estadio da Luz Stadium.
It is also the first goal in the opponent's court since March 2010 in this tournament and Fergie row might have been lost if not for the agility of goalkeeper both aged 27 years, Anders Lindegaard. "I do not know why you ask this question," Ferguson said when asked whether position of the Danish goalkeeper was overcome David de Gea, the Spanish goalkeeper was 20 years at Old Trafford and will be revealed when playing against Chelsea on Sunday. "You only find small things that stupid." Ferguson said after trying to defend de Gea United began his career with a bit shaky since his move from Atletico Madrid. "We have two great goalkeepers," said Ferguson. "We will always find a way to rotate them. David will go down against Chelsea on Sunday. She was still young, and there are times I will give him a break. He played well last Saturday, that is why I merehatkannya. " Lindegaard that appears for the first time in any tournament, Benfica denied several attempts, including strong shot from near the bench, Nolito at minute 66.
Chelsea`s BOS, Andre Villas-Boas (left) to warn the stars worth 50 million pounds, Fernando Torres - that he did not hesitate dropped from the major case squad to a blunt in front of goal. Villas-Boas hopes striker World Cup champion, Spain is returning to its best performance after only scoring one goal from 21 matches since leaving Liverpool in January.
The 33-year player who had a record as the most effective scorer on the import of his first season in the Premier League (EPL) with Liverpool after leaving Atletico Madrid in 2007, is also ignored by the Spanish national team's Euro 2012 qualifying matches to see Liechtenstein.
Asked about Torres's goal drought, Villas-Boas said: It does not affect the team's objectives and targets. It's not about scoring, but also create opportunities. But if it starts to disrupt the team, it should be immediately terminated. And I have no problem to drop a player, said the young operator from the Portugal. But does not mean you lose talent just because scoring a goal in 21 games, says Villas-Boas. His talent there. The question is restoring confidence and depending on the time and training.