Previous
Dagenham & Redbridge
Crystal Palace
1
0
FT
Game Details
Real Madrid
Tottenham Hotspur
ESPN2 4:15 PM UTC Aug 4, 2015
Game Details
Bayern Munich
AC Milan
ESPN2 6:45 PM UTC Aug 4, 2015
Game Details
AS Monaco
Young Boys
6:45 PM UTC Aug 4, 2015
Leg 2Aggregate: 3 - 1
Game Details
Ajax Amsterdam
Rapid Vienna
6:15 PM UTC Aug 4, 2015
Leg 2Aggregate: 2 - 2
Game Details
Municipal
Real Salt Lake
1:00 AM UTC Aug 5, 2015
Game Details
Next

Friendlies: Arsenal win Cup

Friendly
Read

Coloccini still keen to leave Newcastle

Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini has reiterated his desire to return to Argentina “as soon as possible.”

Fabricio Coloccini was injured against Southampton
Fabricio Coloccini is a key player for the Magpies.

Coloccini, 31, first attempted to engineer a move back to his homeland in January, citing personal issues as his motivation.

With San Lorenzo -- the club Coloccini spent a season on loan at in 2000-01 -- eager to bring the defender back home to Argentina,  an offer was submitted to Newcastle. However with the Magpies eager to recoup at least half of the 10 million pounds they paid Deportivo La Coruna, a deal was not reached.

Agreeing to remain at St James' Park at least until May, Coloccini has now once again stressed his intention to return to Argentina this summer.

"We did everything possible to return to Argentina, but obviously Newcastle have the final say," he told Ole. "They are the club that invested in me… and you have to respect that. The truth is I don't want to get my hopes up. Hopefully it will be as soon as possible."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.