Luxemburgo's preparations pay off

January 6, 2005
By Simon Baskett
MADRID, Jan 6 (Reuters) - Real Madrid coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo's decision to treat his first seven minutes in charge as seriously as possible paid dividends in Wednesday's 2-1 defeat of Real Sociedad.

The two sides were forced to return to complete the league match after a bomb threat caused their December 12 game to be halted at 1-1 with only minutes to play.

'I made all the preparations I could in order to achieve the win I had dreamed of,' said Luxemburgo who was brought ...

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