Diego Costa stole Gareth Bale's thunder as his two goals helped to ensure that the post-Cristiano Ronaldo era at Real Madrid began with a 4-2 defeat by their city rivals Atletico in the European Super Cup in Tallinn, Estonia.
On top of that, Real have just sold their best and arguably greatest ever player as Cristiano Ronaldo joined Juventus for €100 million.
Real looked stronger and slicker than Atletico for large parts of the game but failed to see it out, a marked contrast to many big matches under Zidane, when they would often snatch victory without playing particularly well.
Wednesday night's defeat was the club's first defeat in a cup final since 2000 and the result will inevitably spark suggestions that the good times could be over the time being.
"We need to talk about those who are in the squad, the ones who stayed".
Premier League referee quits — Bobby Madley
The circumstances around his departure are unclear, but it is thought it could be linked to a video posted on social media. Last season he officiated high profile matches between Manchester United and Chelsea, and Liverpool and Arsenal.
Real have not yet signed a replacement for the man who scored 451 goals and led them to four Champions League titles in the last five seasons. "We have total confidence in our coach and giving excuses is not what Real Madrid do".
"But it is already past, we can not keep thinking about him".
"We have to get the most out of the team and start to lift ourselves up now and start thinking about a league season which we are very excited about".
Real Madrid are considering making a shock transfer move for Marcos Alonso.
Angelina Jolie returned to the list, largely helped by an advance payment for her future role in Maleficent 2 . Scarlett Johansson was last seen playing Black Widow in this yera's blockbuster film Avengers: infinity War .
This potentially deadly disease spreads from animals to people, typically from eating unpasteurized dairy products. To date, only indirect signs of brucellosis have been discovered on Egyptian bones that date back to 750 BCE.
Google has officially announced via Twitter that confidential mode in Gmail is now available on mobile devices as well. In case you want to turn on the Confidential Mode to try it out, here are the steps that you will need to follow.
His best shot over a final round of 4-under 66 was a lasered 4-iron to the 16th green that landed 6 feet away and set up a birdie. The British Open gets the distinction of being the only major this year where a significant scoring record was not set or tied.
Trump has tweeted about to highlight his assertions of political bias behind the Russian Federation investigation. He said he was fine with giving Brennan a bigger voice because he enjoyed tackling with critics.
The billionaire was forced to apologise to a British diver who helped to rescue the boys after Musk labelled him " pedo guy ". Musk and officials with Tesla's board plan to meet with SEC officials next week, according to the Times .
Tens of thousands of Yemenis have been injured and martyred in Saudi-led strikes, with the vast majority of them are civilians. The International Committee of the Red Cross reported the same toll on Friday, citing authorities in Saada .
De Bruyne suffered a similar setback in the 2015/16 season, missing two months then after tearing ligaments in his knee and ankle. He was a second-half substitute in the 2-0 Premier League-opening victory over Arsenal on Sunday, coming on in the 60th minute.
U.S. intelligence has raised concerns over China's growing influence in the Pacific, a stronghold of the United States for years. The Trump administration is also mulling a Space Force in order to counter threats in space from countries including China.
The rock on PC's finger has made enough headlines, more so after pictures from Manish Malhotra's party came out. Priyanka and Nick , who reportedly dated for two months, were first spotted together at the 2017 Met Gala.
Pochettino reiterates his commitment to Tottenham Hotspur
The forthcoming match is Tottenham's second of the season, but their first at their temporary home of Wembley Stadium. I don't believe there will be too much movement because we cannot sign, but different individual things can happen.
Nasir Jamshed banned for 10 years in PSL spot-fixing case
The other four cricketers Sharjeel Khan , Khalid Latif, Shahzaib Hasan and Muhammad Irfan had served their respective punishments. Rizvi said that even if Jamshed returned from his 10-year ban, he will not be engaged in any cricket management role.
Dr Bumbum, Brazil plastic surgeon, charged with murder
Prosecutors said Maria Fatima Barros presented herself as a doctor, but her medical licence to practice in Rio had been suspended. The lawyer for Dr Furtado said her client was innocent and had not turned himself in to police because he was in a panic.
Imran Khan elected new Prime Minister of Pakistan
This happened after more than two decades since the former captain of the Pakistan cricket team entered politics. He was jailed in the lead-up to the vote, and his brother, Shahbaz Sharif, led the PML-N party into the election.