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Iker Casillas has opportunity to plot Jose Mourinho’s downfall in today’s Champions League rendezvous

Had Iker Casillas written his own script, his vindication would have been Lisbon, a year-and-half-ago, when he wore the captain’s armband as Real Madrid claimed their 10th European crown. But it’s been a some time since San Iker could author his own fairytales. Over the past five years, a player […]

Florentino Perez has not uttered a single truth in years, says Casillas’ agent

Santos Marquez, a FIFA agent and representative of Iker Casillas, says Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has not uttered one single truth in years. One week ago, Casillas completed a long rumored move away from his boyhood club and completed a transfer to FC Porto. It has been well documented that […]

Iker Casillas’ move from Real Madrid to Porto in danger of collapse

Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas’ seemingly imminent transfer to FC Porto is in danger of collapse, according to the Spanish publication Marca. Yesterday evening, the player’s representatives were in discussions with Porto officials and reached an agreement that appeared to finalize the Spain international’s transfer to the Portuguese side. Both Real […]

Real Madrid to confirm Iker Casillas exit; farewell event planned for Friday

Real Madrid are set to confirm the exit of long-time servant and team captain, Iker Casillas. An official statement from the club is expected within the next 24 hours. Los Blancos have reportedly finalized a deal which will see the Spain international join the Portuguese side FC Porto in the coming days. […]

Real Madrid to complete the signing of David de Gea in the next few days, says report

Real Madrid are expected to complete the signing of Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea in the next few days, with the Spain international set to be officially presented at the Bernabeu next week, according to Spanish State television RTVE. The report does not specify the length of De Gea’s contract […]

Iker Casillas welcomes the challenge of competing against David de Gea

Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas says he will welcome the challenge of competing against David de Gea for the club’s number one spot, should the Manchester United shot stopper decide to join him in the Spanish capital. The Madrid based media have all but written off Casillas’ chances of returning to […]

Keylor Navas says he didn’t sign for Real Madrid to be a backup goalkeeper

For the first time this season, Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas has spoken up about his lack of playing time since his arrival from Levante last summer. Real Madrid triggered the Costa Rica international’s buyout clause and signed the 28-year-old to a six-year contract in August 2014. Navas was named […]

Gianluigi Buffon slams Real Madrid fans for their treatment of Iker Casillas

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has come to the defense of Iker Casillas when he was asked his opinion regarding Real Madrid supporters whistling and jeering their legendary team captain. Last weekend, Casillas was whistled loudly after conceding two goals against Valencia off crosses – which most goalkeepers would have had a […]

Iker Casillas heaps praise on Juventus legends ahead of Tuesday’s match

Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas has heaped praise on Juventus legends Gianluigi Buffon and Andrea Pirlo ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League semi-final in Turin. Casillas said Buffon is “a reference for a generation” and believes Pirlo in a “marvel to watch”. Despite their age, both players have played pivotal roles in helping Juventus win their fourth […]

Iker Casillas brushes off criticism after earning milestone victory

Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas stopped a late-game penalty and made several key saves during his side’s 3-2 victory over Sevilla on Saturday. With the win, Casillas equaled legendary shot stopper Andoni Zubizarreta’s record for La Liga victories. Despite continuing to show world class qualities, Casillas has received criticism from a section of […]

Iker Casillas targeting Champions League glory; La Liga out of Real Madrid’s hands

Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas is targeting Champions League glory since the La Liga title rests in the hands of Barcelona. The veteran player’s comments shouldn’t come as a surprise to fans. The Madrid captain is merely echoing earlier statements made by manager Carlo Ancelotti who said his side has a better chance of […]

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Ryan Babel: Should He Stay Or Should He Go?

Marco van Basten told us Ryan Babel might just be the next Thierry Henry. And there have been some instances to suggest the 22-year-old could be on the path to greatness: Babel’s 40 yard blast against Chelsea to give Liverpool a breath of hope in last year’s Champions League semi-final. […]

West Ham United To Wear Squad Numbers On Shirts

West Ham United’s shirt fiasco is far from over. The east London club has received permission from the Premier League to feature squad numbers on the front of their shirts beginning with tomorrow’s game at home against Newcastle United. After their sponsor XL Holidays went bankrupt, West Ham had patches […]

New Skills In FIFA 10 Revealed: Video

The hype for the October release of FIFA 10 is building, and it’s no wonder when you see video like this (see above) featuring some of the amazing new skills and graphics. The video is beautifully created by 16-year-old Norwegian Marius Hjerpseth. In it, the whiz kid shows actual game […]

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MLS conference finals: Top seeds Dallas, New York hope for turnarounds at home

FC Dallas and the New York Red Bulls seek home triumphs Sunday in second-leg semifinal matches for a chance to launch themselves into next week’s Major League Soccer Cup final. The Portland Timbers beat Dallas 3-1 in last Sunday’s Western Conference semifinal opening leg while the Red Bulls fell 2-0 […]