Madrid Block Heinze From Olympics


No Olympics for Heinze

No Olympics for Heinze

The defender was called as one of the Albiceleste’s three over-23 players after Inter refused to let Nicolas Burdisso go, but now he too has been stopped from playing.

Los Merengues meet Valencia in the middle of August in the Spanish Super Cup and have also said that he will be required for the opening league game on the final weekend of the same month.

Heinzewill be required because Fabio Cannavaro will still be injured, leaving Madrid with only Pepe and Christoph Metzelder as recognised central defenders, although Sergio Ramos can also play there.

It is a decision that has not caused shockwaves because already numerous major clubs have preventedtheir