Madrid press: James Rodriguez receives Golden Boot trophy

Madrid press: James Rodriguez receives Golden Boot trophy


Madrid sports daily As publishes today a special report on James Rodriguez, who received the Golden Boot award yesterday.

“A Golden Madrid,” they title. “James was awarded the Golden Boot as the World Cup’s top scorer,” they point out. “I’m here to win trophies,” the Colombian said in an interview.

The Madrid-based newspaper also claims that “Diego Lopez could close his move to AC Milan today.” There will be a “final meeting in Italy” today, they explain.

Meanwhile, the other main Spanish sports paper, Marca, puts its focus on Carlo Ancelotti giving Toni Kroos the lead for the crucial UEFA Super Cup final. “Kroos, you rule,” they title.

“Ancelotti considers giving Kroos the lead in the Super Cup; the German has arrived in great shape and feels integrated,” they report.

Marca highlight the fact that “UEFA has not forgiven Xabi Alonso” and the Spaniard will finally miss the game through suspension.

Spain’s most sold newspaper also informs about a misunderstanding between Iker Casillas and Alvaro Arbeloa on Twitter.

“Arbeloa asks for Casilla’s pardon,” they title. The defender “retweeted by mistake an article that criticised Casillas.”