Previous
Getafe
Valencia
0
3
FT
Game Details
Wigan Athletic
Ipswich Town
1
2
FT
Game Details
Academica de Coimbra
Estoril
2
2
FT
Game Details
Getafe
Valencia
0
3
FT
Game Details
Wigan Athletic
Ipswich Town
1
2
FT
Game Details
Chester City
Wrexham
2
1
FT
Game Details
Spezia
Carpi
1
2
FT
Game Details
Valenciennes
Clermont Foot
2
1
FT
Game Details
Academica de Coimbra
Estoril
2
2
FT
Game Details
FK Amkar Perm
Krasnodar
1
2
FT
Game Details
FK Torpedo Moscow
Dinamo Moscow
1
3
FT
Game Details
Istanbul Buyuksehir BSK
Trabzonspor
1
1
FT
Game Details
Bursaspor
Besiktas
0
1
FT
Game Details
Atvidabergs FF
IFK Norrkoping
2
2
FT
Game Details
Defensa y Justicia
San Lorenzo
1
3
FT
Game Details
Racing Club
Newell's Old Boys
11:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Unión de Santa Fe
Huracán
3
0
FT
Game Details
Douglas Haig
Guarini A. Franco
0
0
LIVE 0'
Game Details
Santamarina
Patronato
11:30 PM GMT
Game Details
River Plate
Fénix
3
1
FT
Game Details
Shimizu S-Pulse
Gamba Osaka
5:00 AM GMT
Game Details
Vegalta Sendai
Kashima Antlers
5:00 AM GMT
Game Details
Albirex Niigata
Urawa Red Diamonds
5:30 AM GMT
Game Details
FC Tokyo
Tokushima Vortis
6:00 AM GMT
Game Details
Yokohama F. Marinos
Sanfrecce Hiroshima
6:00 AM GMT
Game Details
Omiya Ardija
Kawasaki Frontale
6:30 AM GMT
Game Details
Next

Hughes keen to keep Crouch

Stoke 15 hours ago
Read
Aug 27, 2013

Adem Ljajic 'almost certain' to leave

Adem Ljajic’s future at Fiorentina appeared increasingly uncertain after coach Vincenzo Montella sent him home prior to Monday night’s 2-1 win over Catania.

Speaking after the match, club president Andrea Della Valle said: “Almost certainly, he will leave Florence in the next few days.”

Ljajic, 21, whose contract expires next summer and who is attracting interest from AC Milan, Roma and Atletico Madrid, was initially in Montella’s squad for the Serie A opener.

However, the attacking midfielder was then told on the morning of the game that he was not going to be included.

“I’ve just spoken to him, and he was smiling,” Montella said at the post-match press conference. “Nothing sinister has happened and he’s not misbehaved towards his team-mates.

“I decided last night to include him in our squad of 23, and this morning at breakfast I told him to go home and not come to the stadium.

“He gave me a hug. It’s my decision -- the club didn’t force me to do anything. He still needs to mature, but he’s a good lad and doesn’t disturb anybody. But he’s not serene.”  Earlier on Sunday, Montella had said he was “really sick of this whole situation”.

A bid for Ljajic from AC Milan has been rejected out of hand, but Della Valle has not ruled out the possibility of receiving an improved offer, while Roma are waiting in the wings should they sell Erik Lamela to Tottenham and Atletico Madrid are also reported to be interested.

“I’ve spoken about it with the coach and he assures me nothing has happened,” Della Valle said. “The player’s a bit unsettled, and Montella decided not to bring him here.”

Midfielder David Pizarro said: “Now it appears Roma want him. People have to make their mind up for themselves, and often there are so many different people advising you what to do that it becomes difficult.

“We’ve all advised him to finish his development here, but it’s up to him to decide. It’s not easy.”

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.