Previous
Manchester City
Steaua Bucuresti
6:45 PM UTC
Leg 2Aggregate: 5 - 0
Game Details
Rostov
Ajax Amsterdam
6:45 PM UTC
Leg 2Aggregate: 1 - 1
Game Details
Sunderland
Shrewsbury Town
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Morecambe
AFC Bournemouth
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Fulham
Middlesbrough
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Accrington Stanley
Burnley
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Columbus Crew SC
Philadelphia Union
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Montreal Impact
DC United
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Orlando City SC
Toronto FC
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Chicago Fire
LA Galaxy
12:30 AM UTC Aug 25, 2016
Game Details
Houston Dynamo
Seattle Sounders FC
1:00 AM UTC Aug 25, 2016
Game Details
San Jose Earthquakes
New England Revolution
2:30 AM UTC Aug 25, 2016
Game Details
Ottawa Fury FC
Miami FC
11:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Next

When is the Europa League draw?

Europa League
Read

When is the Champions League draw?

Champions League
Read

EFL Cup third round draw

EFL Cup
Read

Valdano rejects Mourinho rumours

Real Madrid general manager Jorge Valdano has dismissed talk of a major rift with coach Jose Mourinho.

• Valdano surprised by Benzema role
• Ramos linked with Real exit
• Ronaldo welcomes Llorente talk

As reported on Wednesday that Mourinho had grown frustrated with the club's inability to recruit a new striker in January and that he had been irked by Valdano's decision to query the use of Karim Benzema as a substitute.

It was speculated that Mourinho could return to Inter, or move to the Premier League with Manchester United or Manchester City at the end of the 2010-11 season.

However, Valdano told Marca: "You have interpreted my words as a message to the coach and I have done very bad things when it has been something that was never my intention and never intended.

"Mourinho has to drive us to achieve the greatest possible gains to be better than last year and hope to continue in this vein.

"Do not look for anything unusual. We have the logical relationship between a CEO and the first team."

On Madrid's attempts to bring Hamburg forward Ruud van Nistelrooy back to the club, Valdano added: "We're on it. This week is going to be definitely one way or another."

Captain Iker Casillas is confident that Mourinho will not walk away from the Bernabeu after only one season in charge of the nine-time European Cup winners.

"Jose Mourinho wants to stay and Real Madrid wants him to stay," Casillas told Onda Cero. "I can say this as I'm the captain.

"We have a young team and he knows in the long run this will pay off. He loves the city and he loves the club. We know that Madrid has to achieve more right now. But remember, we're a young and new-look team."

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.