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Archives: Real Madrid

Sami Khedira and Paulo Dybala pass respective medicals ahead of Juventus moves

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira and Palermo striker Paulo Dybala have passed their respective medicals and are expected to be presented as Juventus players in the coming days. Khedira was once a fixture in Real Madrid’s starting eleven under former … Continue reading

Real Madrid expected to present Rafael Benitez as new manager next Wednesday

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Rafael Benitez is expected to be officially presented as Real Madrid manager next Wednesday, according to Spanish journalist Josep Pedrerol. The host of the television programs Jugones and El Chiringuito revealed that the Napoli coach will be unveiled as Real … Continue reading

Rafael Benitez moves closer to Real Madrid after confirming Napoli departure

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Napoli coach Rafael Benitez has confirmed he will leave the club after Sunday’s final Serie A game against Lazio. The announcement was made earlier today during a joint press conference with club president Aurelio de Laurentiis, who thanked Benitez for … Continue reading

Iker Casillas welcomes the challenge of competing against David de Gea

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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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 … Continue reading

Napoli expected to announce Rafa Benitez’s departure on Thursday

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Napoli have announced a joint press conference to be held on Thursday with the club’s president Aurelio de Laurentiis and coach Rafa Benitez, where it is expected the Serie A side will announce the departure their head coach and his staff … Continue reading

Rafael Benitez 99% certain to take over Real Madrid, says Carlo Ancelotti’s agent

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Napoli coach Rafael Benitez is “99%” certain to be named the next manager of Real Madrid, according to Carlo Ancelotti’s agent Ernesto Bronzetti. Yesterday, Ancelotti was sacked by the club following a meeting of the Madrid’s board of directors, with … Continue reading

Real Madrid sack manager Carlo Ancelotti after trophy-less season

Posted on by Ayo Isaiah
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Carlo Ancelotti has been relieved of his duties as Real Madrid manager after two years in charge. The move to dismiss the Italian comes as no surprise after a disappointing 2014/2015 season in which they got knocked out at the … Continue reading

Real Madrid expected to announce Carlo Ancelotti’s departure today

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has scheduled a press conference for 19:30 local time today (1:30pm EST) where it is expected the club will announce the departure of manager Carlo Ancelotti. Prior to the press conference, Madrid’s board of directors … Continue reading

Carlo Ancelotti planning to take a year off should he get sacked by Real Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti still does not know his fate for next season. The Italian tactician is under contract with the club for one more year. But speculation is the 55-year-old will have the final year of his deal … Continue reading

David De Gea will cause a domino effect if he moves to Real Madrid

Posted on by Chris Moore
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Following a superb fourth season with Manchester United, goalkeeper David De Gea is being heavily linked with a move back to his home country of Spain, with Real Madrid looking to snap up the Spaniard.  While some have suggested that … Continue reading

Iker Casillas wants David De Gea to join Real Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas responded favorably when asked if he would like Manchester United’s David De Gea to join him in the Spanish capital next season. De Gea has been targeted to be Casillas replacement in Madrid for quite some … Continue reading

Carlo Ancelotti believes he will remain in charge of Real Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti feels he will remain in charge of the club despite mounting reports stating he will be replaced by Napoli coach Rafa Benitez shortly after the end of the season. According to numerous reports, Ancelotti will take charge of his final … Continue reading

Sacking Carlo Ancelotti would be a major mistake for Real Madrid

Posted on by Abe Asher
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The now commonly accepted fact is that Carlo Ancelotti will coach his last game for Real Madrid on Saturday against Getafe at the Santiago Bernabeu, after which he will be fired after his second season in the Spanish capital. Ancelotti’s … Continue reading

Real Madrid set to end Carlo Ancelotti’s contract with Rafa Benitez tipped as successor

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid are set to terminate the contract of manager Carlo Ancelotti and an official announcement from the club is expected next Tuesday, according to various reports. Ancelotti has one year remaining on his current deal with Madrid. The Italian boss … Continue reading

Juventus nearing agreement for Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira, says report

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Juventus are nearing an agreement for Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira, according to a report from the Spanish publication Marca. The German international has been out of favor in Spain for quite some time and has steadily been linked with … Continue reading

Johan Cruyff finds it ridiculous Real Madrid have won the league once in 7 years

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Legendary Dutch player and coach Johan Cruyff has never been one to shy away from sharing his opinion. In an article published in De Telegraf, the former Barcelona manager criticized Real Madrid for their recent run of form in La … Continue reading

Martin Odegaard could be handed Real Madrid debut on Saturday

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid are preparing to give a handful of youth players their debuts this weekend against Getafe, with the end of their season a mere formality. After losing out on the La Liga title to Barcelona and having their quest … Continue reading

Manchester United inform Real Madrid they will not sell David de Gea, says report

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United have informed Real Madrid that they will not sell David de Gea this summer, according to the Spanish radio network Cadena COPE. Last week, the Spanish newspaper Marca published a story claiming De Gea had agreed a deal worth around £4 … Continue reading