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Archives: Real Madrid

Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale and Luka Modric doubtful for Atletico return clash

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Bale

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale had to be substituted after just four minutes after injuring his left calf during the early stages of his side’s 3-1 victory over Malaga. The Welshman was immediately replaced by Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez, before being … Continue reading

Carlo Ancelotti expects to stay with Real Madrid and doesn’t want another goalkeeper

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Ancelotti

Carlo Ancelotti says he will remain in charge of Real Madrid next season and has never asked the club to sign another goalkeeper. Over the past few months, the futures of Ancelotti and Iker Casillas have been the subject of speculation with … Continue reading

Koke believes Real Madrid are favorites next Wednesday against Atletico Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Koke

Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke says his team’s objective now is the UEFA Champions League, though the Spain international is reluctant to call his side the favorites heading into next week’s return leg against Real Madrid. The midfielder stressed the importance … Continue reading

UEFA confirm Dani Carvajal will not face further punishment for Tuesday’s incidents

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Carvajal

UEFA have confirmed that Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal will not face further punishment for the incident which occurred between the right-back and Atletico Madrid striker, Mario Mandzukic. Replays appeared to show Carvajal bite, then punch, the Croatian while the … Continue reading

Iker Casillas rules out leaving Real Madrid before June 2017

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Casillas

Iker Casillas has ruled out leaving Real Madrid before his contract runs out in June 2017. The veteran goalkeeper’s declaration will end the transfer saga that has linked Manchester United’s David de Gea with a summer move to Madrid – for now. … Continue reading

Conquering Atletico can be a catalyst to glory for Real Madrid

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Despite a stunning 2014, there have been criticisms aplenty since the turn of the year coming the way of Real Madrid’s players. Selfish, meek and lazy are the sorts of terms used to describe Carlo Ancelotti’s men as of late, … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic cleared to face Real Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Mandzukic

Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic has been cleared to face Real Madrid on Tuesday. Mandzukic had been suffering from a long-standing problem with his right ankle, and the injury was aggravated during Atletico’s 2-0 win over Cordoba on April 4th. The 28-year-old forward … Continue reading

Carlo Ancelotti can’t explain Real Madrid’s struggles against Atletico Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Ancelotti

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti can’t explain his side’s struggles against Atletico Madrid this season. To this point, the Madrid clubs have faced off against each other six times in all competitions, with Real failing to secure a victory over … Continue reading

Schalke reaffirm interest in Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Khedira

Schalke president Clemens Tonnies has reaffirmed his club’s interest in Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira. The German international is out of contract at the end of the season and has been linked with a move to the Bundesliga club in recent … Continue reading

Real Madrid has more individual talent than Atletico Madrid, says Diego Simeone

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has conceded that Real Madrid have more individual talent than his side. Despite boasting one the world’s most expensive squads and currently holding a seven-point advantage over their city rivals on the La Liga table, Real Madrid have failed to … Continue reading

Gareth Bale set to return from injury against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Bale

Gareth Bale is set to return to Real Madrid’s starting eleven against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday after sitting out his side’s 3-0 win over Eibar on Saturday. The Welshman had been dealing with a nagging muscle injury for the past few … Continue reading

Real Madrid eyeing Bayer Leverkusen’s Bernd Leno, with De Gea transfer unlikely

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Leno

Real Madrid have turned their attentions to Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno since the club believes its chances of prying David de Gea away from Manchester United are increasingly unlikely. De Gea has yet to sign a contract extension with United, with his … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo available this weekend, but Gareth Bale doubtful

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Ronaldo

Real Madrid have been informed that the yellow card issued to Cristiano Ronaldo during Wednesday’s 2-0 win over Rayo Vallecano has been rescinded. This means the forward will be available for Saturday’s match against Eibar. Had the appeal been rejected, the … Continue reading

Luis Suarez reveals turning down Real Madrid to sign for Barcelona

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has revealed he spurned the advances of Real Madrid in order to make his “dream” move to Barcelona. After completing his reported £75 million move from Liverpool, Suarez had to wait until October to make his Barcelona debut, … Continue reading

Real Madrid will be without Ronaldo, James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos this weekend

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Ronaldo

Real Madrid will be without Cristiano Ronaldo, James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos for this weekend’s game against fourteenth-placed Eibar. After being one booking away from a one-match ban, all three players picked up yellow cards during the team’s 2-0 victory … Continue reading

Norwegian teenager Martin Odegaard benched by Real Madrid Castilla

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Odegaard

Norwegian wonderkid Martin Odegaard has been benched by Real Madrid Castilla for the team’s past two games. The reason the talented teenager has not featured for the club’s reserve side stems from a clause in the player’s contract. Odegaard signed a … Continue reading

Gareth Bale doubtful for Real Madrid’s match against Rayo Vallecano

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Bale

Gareth Bale is a doubt for Real Madrid’s match against Rayo Vallecano later today, after the Welshman picked up a knock to his right foot during training on Tuesday. The club’s medical staff will evaluate the extent of the injury … Continue reading