Monday Kickoff: Cristiano Ronaldo appears in court, Ivan Rakitic hits out at referee Jair Marrufo and more

Monday Kickoff: Cristiano Ronaldo appears in court, Ivan Rakitic hits out at referee Jair Marrufo and more

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Monday Kickoff: Cristiano Ronaldo appears in court, Ivan Rakitic hits out at referee Jair Marrufo and more

While a Real Madrid star faced a major event off the field, a Barcelona regular criticized a referee for the official’s actions on the field.

Cristiano Ronaldo appeared in court on Monday to contest the charge of tax evasion. (REPORT)

Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic says referee Jair Marrufo “insulted me quite strongly” during Saturday’s El Clasico in Miami. (REPORT)

Manchester United is reportedly nearing a deal for Nemanja Matic. (REPORT)

Atletico Madrid┬áchief executive Miguel Angel Gil Marin says the club will make one more signing this window despite despite the team’s transfer ban. (REPORT)

Jose Mourinho says that Marouane Fellaini is “too important” to sell despite ongoing rumors linking the Manchester United midfielder to Galatasaray. (REPORT)

Fernando Torres says he is hoping to retire at Atletico Madrid because he remains “truly happy” at his boyhood club. (REPORT)

Italian forward Antoni Cassano backtracked on retirement yet again, saying he will not necessarily call it quits after departing Hellas Verona less than a month after joining the club. (REPORT)

WEEKEND REWIND

Bob Bradley says he is more determined than ever to take on the challenges at LAFC. (READ)

David Accam is reportedly unsettled with the Chicago Fire, prompting him to request a transfer. (READ)

Kemar Lawrence says Jamaicans are still undervalued and underpaid in MLS. (READ)

The U.S. Women’s National Team came from behind to top Brazil in a seven-goal thriller. (READ)

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