9. Sept. Oh lá lá, was für eine Schönheit! Anlässlich der Verleihung der GQ Men of the Year Awards in London brachte Chelsea-Trainer José Mourinho. 4. Nov. Jose Mourinho hat seiner Tochter Matilde zum Geburtstag gratuliert. März Brooklyn Beckham ist offenbar in die Tochter von Jose Mourinho verliebt. Die beiden vergnügen sich angeblich häufig gemeinsam in den.
In the —08 season , Benzema became a starter and had a breakthrough year scoring over 30 goals as Lyon won its seventh straight league title.
Benzema was also the league's top scorer and given the Bravo Award by Italian magazine Guerin Sportivo. He has been named French Player of the Year three times for his performances in , and Benzema is a former French youth international and has represented his nation from under level onwards.
Benzema made his senior international debut in March in a friendly match against Austria , scoring in a 1—0 win.
Benzema has earned over 80 caps and represented France at three major international tournaments: However, Benzema has been left out of major tournament squads on three occasions: Benzema began his football career at his hometown club Bron Terraillon SC at the age of eight.
While at the club, he was nicknamed Coco by friends and, after scoring two goals in an under match against the Lyon youth academy , began attracting attention from the biggest club in the city.
Benzema quickly ascended up the youth categories in the academy. He served as a ballboy during Lyon senior team matches and performed well in school being described as a student who was "discreet and respectful".
Despite only playing with the team during the autumn campaign, he scored a team-high ten goals as the Lyon reserve team finished second in its group.
Benzema was called up to the senior team for the first time under manager Paul Le Guen during the break leading up to the second half of the season.
Lyon won the match 2—0 as Benzema provided the assist on the second goal scored by Bryan Bergougnoux. Under Houllier, he struggled for meaningful minutes due to the presence of newly signed Brazilian striker Fred , as well as Sylvain Wiltord.
Benzema made his season debut on 2 October in a league win over Rennes , appearing as a substitute. On his competition debut, he scored his first professional goal in a 2—1 win.
In the French Supercup, Benzema converted a penalty which drew the match at 1—1. Lyon later won the league curtain-raiser 5—4 on penalties.
Benzema failed to score a goal until the final league match of the season against Nantes as Lyon recorded its sixth consecutive league title.
For the —08 season , with the likes of Florent Malouda, John Carew and Sylvain Wiltord all departing from the club, Benzema switched to the number 10 shirt and was inserted into the lead striker role.
After forming a special relationship with new manager Alain Perrin , he responded with 31 goals in 51 games.
He topped the league with 20 goals, scored four goals in the Champions League, one in the Coupe de la Ligue and totaled six goals in six Coupe de France matches, helping Lyon win their first ever double.
In the Champions League, Benzema scored an important double against Rangers at Ibrox Stadium on the last match day of the group stage.
The 3—0 victory assured Lyon progression to the knockout rounds. On 13 March , Benzema extended his contract with Lyon until with a one-year extension option.
Benzema got off to a good start for the —09 season , scoring twice in Lyon's opening league match against Toulouse. He scored his seventh goal of the league on 29 October, scoring in the 2—0 win over Sochaux.
Benzema scored again the following weekend in a 2—0 win over Le Mans. Following the winter break , Benzema endured a rough patch going scoreless the first three games before recording his 11th goal of the season against Nice in a 3—1 victory.
Despite losing the title, Benzema got back on track scoring his 15th and 16th goals of the season on 17 May in a 3—1 away victory over rivals Marseille , the first goal being a penalty.
On 1 July , it was announced that Lyon had reached an agreement with Spanish club Real Madrid for the transfer of Benzema. He started the match, but was substituted out in the second half as Madrid won 3—2.
His goal was later cancelled out by a Ronaldinho penalty. Madrid won the match 3—2. To coincide with his benching, the striker was also being criticized by the Spanish media for his under-performance and difficulties settling in the country as he had not yet begun learning the Spanish language.
I have a new home and I'm learning Spanish to understand myself better with my teammates. On his 22nd birthday, he scored in a 6—0 home win against Real Zaragoza.
Included in one of those appearances was his final goal of the season against Athletic Bilbao in a 5—1 win. The striker immediately drew the ire of Mourinho who declared to reporters during a pre-season media session that "Benzema must understand that he is extremely talented, but that in itself is not enough", while also stating that "[Madrid] need a striker who is sparky, not one that is listless".
On 10 November, Benzema scored his second goal of the campaign against Real Murcia in the —11 edition of the Copa del Rey. In his first match since being inserted into the starting lineup permanently, he scored his first Champions League goal of the season in a group stage fixture against Dutch club Ajax.
The first goal he scored was Real Madrid's th goal in the Champions League era. On 23 January, he scored the only goal in a 1—0 win at home against Mallorca.
Following the arrival of Emmanuel Adebayor on loan, Benzema went unused in two consecutive league matches in February He returned to the starting lineup on 19 February and embarked on a run in which he scored ten goals in eight matches.
In between those clashes, on 23 April , Benzema scored a goal and assisted on another in a 6—3 win over Valencia. Prior to the start of the —12 season , Benzema, taking the advice of compatriots Blanc and Zidane,   ventured to Merano , Italy, to attend a high performance clinic where he underwent treatment to reduce his weight.
Mourinho was later credited with Benzema's transformation,  but denied full responsibility and, instead, gave credit to the striker himself.
In the match, he started and assisted on the opening goal of the match, scored by Mesut Özil. However, six minutes later, a Lionel Messi strike gave Barcelona the supercup.
He also turned provider for the second consecutive match assisting on a goal by Sami Khedira. In November , Benzema scored five goals; three in the league and two in Europe.
In the league, he converted his three goals in wins over Osasuna and Valencia, while he scored his two Champions League goals in a 6—2 group stage win over Croatian club Dinamo Zagreb.
Zidane was the first to achieve both honorable mentions. Benzema expressed gratitude at winning the award, stating, "It is a pleasure to win an individual trophy.
Benzema opened the portion of the campaign in positive form. The double was his seventh of the season and allowed Madrid to close in on its first Primera Division title in four years.
Real went on to win the game 2—1, the second time they beat Barcelona in a week. On 6 August , Real Madrid announced that Benzema had signed a new five-year deal that will keep him at the club until On 16 September , Benzema scored Real Madrid's 1,th goal in European competition after netting a goal in a 5—1 victory over FC Basel in the first match of the Champions League group stage.
He scored three of Real Madrid's 13 goals of the month, in which they won three matches and only conceded just one goal. Benzema scored a hatrick in an 8—0 thrashing against Malmö FF on 8 December On 15 February , in the first leg of —17 UEFA Champions League round of 16 against Napoli , Benzema scored Real Madrid's first goal in an eventual 3—1 home win, which was his 51st goal in this competition, overtaking Thierry Henry on the list of all-time Champions League top scorers.
He was a regular starter, and scored the last goal of the season which gave him eleven for the campaign, when Madrid won the —17 La Liga   and the —17 UEFA Champions League.
On 20 September , Benzema signed a contract extension that will keep him at the club until Benzema is a former France youth international having earned caps at all levels for which he was eligible, excluding the under team.
In the competition, he appeared in two matches. On his tournament debut, Benzema scored the opening goal in a 3—1 win over Northern Ireland.
Benzema was a regular starter in the team at under level. He made his debut with the team at a local tournament in the Czech Republic.
Benzema scored his first goal at under level in the competition against Poland in the team's final group stage match. Benzema was called up to the team for the competition and played in all four matches, scoring a tournament-high five goals as France were crowned champions of the tournament.
The team opened the campaign with two friendly matches against Norway. Over the course of the two matches, Benzema scored one goal, which came in the first match, a 4—0 win.
In the opening group game against Bulgaria, Benzema scored a double converting a penalty and scoring in play as France won 4—0.
Benzema opened the scoring in the 11th minute, but his goal was cancelled out by Steven Fletcher in the second half. He started the match and was replaced at half-time by Yoann Gourcuff.
Prior to representing France at senior international level, Benzema was courted by the Algerian Football Federation FAF who sought for the player to represent Algeria at senior international level.
In December , the striker was approached by former federation president Hamid Haddadj and then-national team coach Jean-Michel Cavalli , but turned down the invite citing his desire to continue his international career with France.
Benzema was called up for the first time to the senior national team by Raymond Domenech on 9 November for the team's friendly match against Greece that would be played on 15 November.
Benzema described the call-up as "a reward", while also stating "I am pleased, of course, me and my family. A the senior national team , is the national team's highest honor".
Benzema made his debut in the competition on 9 June in the team's opening match against Romania. Benzema started the match, but was substituted out for Nasri in the second half after a frustrating performance.
In the team's next group game against the Netherlands , Benzema played no part in the 4—1 defeat. In November , Benzema, among several other young players in the team, was accused of being insolent during the team's campaign at the European Championship.
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Technical University of Madrid. President of Real Madrid C. Chairman of Grupo ACS. President of Real Madrid — Van Gaal's Bayern started the —11 season by winning the DFL-Supercup , which had been officially reinstated after a year absence.
On 7 March , Bayern Munich declared that Van Gaal's contract was to be cancelled after the end of the —11 season.
On 6 July , Van Gaal was presented as the new Netherlands coach. Van Gaal led the Netherlands through its World Cup qualification group as the team won nine and drew one of their ten matches with a goal difference of 34—5.
Qualification was secured with two matches to spare, following a 2—0 away win against Andorra on 10 September Despite their successful qualifying campaign, expectations surrounding the Netherlands national team were comparatively low due to mixed pre-tournament friendly performances and the failure of the Dutch squad in Euro , where they suffered three defeats out of three in the group stages in that tournament.
His use of a 3—5—2 formation was notable, as opposed to the typical Dutch 4—3—3 and this helped the Netherlands to tactically take advantage of Spain's weaknesses.
Ahead of the last game in the group, Van Gaal accused FIFA of "playing tricks" in the scheduling of matches to advantage the home nation, as Brazil were to play their last group match four hours after the Dutch, who they could meet in the round of 16 depending on their result.
Some people expressed a view that we were going to choose who we were going to play. Those sorts of comments are either stupid or ill-intentioned.
The Dutch won their last group match against Chile 2—0 to advance through as group winners. During their quarter-final match against Costa Rica in the World Cup, Van Gaal made the decision to substitute first-choice goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen for Tim Krul in the final minute of extra time.
This decision paid off, as Krul saved two of the Costa Rican penalties to send the Netherlands through to the semi-finals to face Argentina.
The Dutch team lost to Argentina in another penalty shootout. On 24 July, Van Gaal managed United for the first time as they beat the LA Galaxy 7—0 in a pre-season friendly,   using a 3—5—2 formation.
Van Gaal lost his first official game in charge, a 2—1 home defeat to Swansea City in the opening match of the —15 Premier League season.
After ten league matches, United were in ninth place with 13 points and three victories, their worst start to the season since —87 under Ron Atkinson.
The squad was suffering from injuries, including to new signings Herrera, Rojo and Falcao. Van Gaal responded to the criticism with statistics which seem to show that West Ham have played more long balls than his side.
United's form improved as the season progressed. A run of seven consecutive Premier League wins was part of a ten-match unbeaten run that started with a 1—0 home win over Crystal Palace on 8 November and was ended by Southampton , who won 1—0 at Old Trafford on 11 January In his first season , Van Gaal led Manchester United to a fourth-place finish, three places and six points higher than the previous season.
United comfortably defeated Club Brugge in the qualifying round of the —16 Champions League to earn a place in the group stage.
Domestically, United were solid in defence and went top of the Premier League at the end of September; however, mixed results followed, leaving them in fourth position going into November.
They were eliminated from the League Cup by Championship club Middlesbrough and were eliminated from the Champions League at the group stage on 8 December after a 3—2 loss away to VfL Wolfsburg.
He concluded, "I wish you a merry Christmas and maybe also a happy new year when I see you. Manchester United, however, lost to Southampton on 23 January, rekindling rumors about Van Gaal offering to resign, but having his resignation rejected by United executive Ed Woodward.
After a 3—0 defeat away to Tottenham Hotspur on 10 April, several United players reportedly turned on Van Gaal in the dressing room, calling him "clueless" and questioning his tactics after he openly criticized young striker Marcus Rashford and several other players and made several questionable decisions during the match, a result which left United four points off fourth-placed Manchester City.
United matched Arsenal's record of 12 FA Cups. The youngest of nine brothers and sisters, Van Gaal was brought up as a Catholic. His father, a salesman, died when Van Gaal was They married three years later, and had two daughters, Brenda and Renate.
In , Obbes died of liver and pancreatic cancer. Van Gaal was mocked by fans of Ajax's opponents for her illness. On 17 January it was announced that Van Gaal had retired "for family reasons".
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