Real Madrid gear up for final ICC game against Roma

Reuters - Sports - August 7, 2018

Real Madrid prepare for final preseason game, Lopetegui happy with players he has

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Real Madrid gear up for final ICC game against Roma

SHOWS: HARRISON, NEW JERSEY, US (AUGUST 6, 2018) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1.

REAL MADRID MIDFIELDER GARETH BALE ON THE BALL TAKING SHOT 2.

(SOUNDBITE) (Spanish) REAL MADRID MANAGER, JULEN LOPETGUI, SAYING: "First of all, the only thing I'm contemplating is speaking about the players that are involved in our team, we're incredibly happy with Keylor Navas he's an incredible goalie, a magnificent goalie and we, I only talk about the players of Real Madrid who are good players and those are the ones we have and we are incredibly happy to have them." 3.

REAL MADRID FORWARD KARIM BENZEMA ON THE BALL 4.

(SOUNDBITE) (Spanish) REAL MADRID MANAGER, JULEN LOPETGUI, SAYING: "It is as high as it can be, it's at the maximum level my excitement, here at Real Madrid as are the players.

Right now our objectives are to fight for these titles and achieve our objectives this season." 5.

REPORTER ASKING ABOUT LOPETGUI'S FEELINGS ABOUT POTENTIAL PLAYERS LEAVING THE CLUB INCLUDING LUKA MODRIC 6.

(SOUNDBITE) (Spanish) REAL MADRID MANAGER, JULEN LOPETGUI, SAYING: "First of all, those players you mentioned, I know will be very happy to continue on at Real Madrid." 7.

REAL MADRID DEFENDER AND CAPTAIN SERGIO RAMOS JOGGING 8.

REAL MADRID MIDFIELDER TONI KROOS 9.

REAL MADRID MIDFIELDER ISCO JUMPS BARRIERS TO SIGN AUTOGRAPHS 10.

REAL MADRID FORWARD MARCO ASENSIO SIGNING HIS REPLICA SHIRT FOR A FAN 11.

BALE SIGNING AUTOGRAPHS STORY: Real Madrid will play their final game of the 2018 International Champions Cup on Tuesday (August 7) when they take on A.S Roma at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, US.

The European champions are coming off a 3-1 victory over Juventus on Saturday (August 4) while Roma came away with a 4-2 win over La Liga champions Barcelona last Wednesday (August 1).

It will be Madrid's final warm-up game before their season officially starts next week when they take on city rivals and Europa League winners Atletico in the UEFA Super Cup on Wednesday (August 15) in Tallinn, Estonia.

Madrid are still without World Cup hero Luka Modric, whose future has been under speculation despite Lopetegui stating the player is happy at Madrid, while club captain Sergio Ramos has rejoined the squad after extended holidays.

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