Make MENAFN My Home Page
 
  Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Ancelotti 'can't understand' Ronaldo ban  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Kora - 23/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Kora) The #Portugal star was forced to miss the clash on Saturday as the furore surrounding his red card against Athletic Bilbao at the start of February continues



Ronaldo was sent off after he clashed with Carlos Gurpegi in the 1-1 draw at San Mames, with Real twice appealing the subsequent three-match ban



The second attempt was rejected by the Spanish Sport Ministry's Administrative Court just a few hours before Saturday's clash, as Real were once again forced to make do without their talisman



Ancelotti was still content with how his side performed in what ended up being a routine win, although he could not hide his frustration at being without Ronaldo



He said: "I'm satisfied because we demonstrated that we are solid. We could hae played better but I'm happy




"Nobody was happy that Ronaldo couldn't play. It wasn't normal that he was suspended for three matches



"We played well and won without Cristiano, but I still can't understand why he got suspended.



Ancelotti was impressed with the individual performances of numerous players, hailing goalscorer Gareth Bale as "brilliant"



The Italian added: "Bale's performance was good before the goal and brilliant after it



"(Asier) Illarramendi had a great game. He is becoming more confident. I'm very happy for him



"Raphael (Varane) had a good game too. He didn't make any mistakes. (But) Alvaro (Morata) is thinking too much about scoring. He needs to focus on playing well instead.


 
 


Kora




Loading, Please wait....


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help