The 31-year-old Kroos revealed the decision in his Einfach Mal Luppen podcast he runs with his brother Felix.
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The La Liga giants announced last week that the long-serving centre-back is to leave the club after a remarkable 16-year spell in the Spanish capital
The 24 competing teams have been divided into six groups, with the Group F being labelled the “Group of Death” for containing three former Euro champions — Germany, France, Portugal — and two-time FIFA World Cup runner-up Hungary.
“Everything is fine. The heart is still working,” he said Tuesday night in the latest edition of the Einfach Mal Luppen podcast he runs with his brother Felix.
Karim Benzema put the champions in charge at a soggy Alfredo di Stefano stadium with a delightful backheel in the 14th minute while a deflected Toni Kroos free kick doubled their lead in the 28th.
The 20-year-old Brazilian fired the 13-times European champions into the lead in the 27th minute at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium after controlling a long diagonal pass from Toni Kroos from his own half which flummoxed the Liverpool defence.
Benzema got Zinedine Zidane’s side off to a strong start in the 12th minute when he collected a pass from Kroos on the edge of the area and fired into the far bottom corner.
The German international has been a fixture in the Madrid starting line-up across the past six years and has a contract with the club through until the summer of 2023.
Kroos was replaced just before half-time in the 3-2 win away to Real Betis on Saturday and will miss Madrid’s match at home to Real Valladolid on Wednesday night.
Both sides seemed to be holding each other at arms’ length for much of the first half, but Jesus tested Thibaut Courtois after being slipped in by De Bruyne’s incisive pass, before City suffered a major blow as Aymeric Laporte limped off injured
They were denied all three points by a late strike from Santi Mina
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos scored directly from a corner kick as his side booked their place in the final of the revamped Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday.
The Germans went ahead with Serge Gnabry, netting his fourth goal in four qualifiers in the ninth minute
After a quiet opening to events, Madrid made the breakthrough in the 12th minute.
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos admits he’s likely to hang up his boots in just a couple of years’ time.
Kroos has recently signed a new deal to 2023, when he will turn 33 years of age.
Toni Kroos has agreed a contract renewal with Real Madrid until the end of the 2022/23 season, the Spanish club said on Monday.
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has an adductor tear in his left thigh, and will be out for three weeks for the European champions.
Real Madrid have defeated Viktoria Plzen 5-0 at the Doosan Arena to make it three wins from three and all but guarantee a place in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Toni Kroos has been named German Footballer of the Year by sports writers in his homeland.
The goal of the tournament is usually decided by fans who vote online to choose the winner