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Archives: Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes most liked person on Facebook

Posted on by Ayo Isaiah
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Despite failing to impress in 2015 so far, Cristiano Ronaldo’s popularity on social media has soared as he became the most liked person on Facebook after overcoming Colombian Singer Shakira at the top of the charts on Sunday. The 30-year-old … Continue reading

Iker Casillas will start for Real Madrid in El Clasico

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Earlier this week, the performance of Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas performance against Schalke 04 came under tremendous scrutiny from fans and the media. The 33-year-old has started 24 of 26 La Liga games this season, while keeping 11 clean sheets. … Continue reading

Carlo Ancelotti values relationship with Real Madrid players over club president

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti says the relationship he has with his players is more important than the one with club president Florentino Perez. Ancelotti has recently come under-fire for his team’s poor run of form, with the criticism of … Continue reading

Unnamed Real Madrid player says Gareth Bale doesn’t want to defend

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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An unnamed Real Madrid player has stated teammate Gareth Bale “doesn’t defend because he doesn’t want to defend,” reports the Spanish publication Marca. This season, rumors have swirled around the on-field relationship between Bale and star man Cristiano Ronaldo. The two … Continue reading

Real Madrid president blames media for attempting to destabilize team

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid president Florentino Perez held an impromptu press conference today where he blamed the media for attempting to “destabilize” the club. Perez also went on to back his under-fire manager Carlo Ancelotti, while calling for fan support during his … Continue reading

Veteran Real Madrid players rallying around Carlo Ancelotti

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid’s veteran players are rallying around embattled manager Carlo Ancelotti. Ancelotti has come under heavy criticism from fans and the media in recent weeks. Madrid have battled adversity and poor form in recent months, after rattling off a 22-match … Continue reading

Real Madrid playmaker Isco is on the road to greatness [VIDEO]

Posted on by Chris Moore
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At just 22, Real Madrid’s Isco is already rapidly climbing the ladder to become one of the best midfielders on the planet.  While his rise certainly isn’t a shock considering his €30 million move to Los Blancos in 2013, Isco … Continue reading

Neymar expects El Clasico to be like a final and has targeted the treble

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Barcelona forward Neymar expects the upcoming El Clasico to be played like a final, and feels his team is strong enough to win the treble this season. Barcelona are currently on top of La Liga after overcoming a four-point deficit … Continue reading

Iker Casillas battling a broken Real Madrid dressing room

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Tuesday night at the Santiago Bernabeu wasn’t a pretty scene. What has been building in the Spanish capital for weeks finally reached its boiling point when the final whistle sounded signaling the end of Real Madrid’s 4-3 defeat to Schalke 04. Although … Continue reading

Criticism of Real Madrid is justified says Carlo Ancelotti

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Speaking after his side’s 4-3 defeat to Schalke 04, Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti said recent criticism of himself and his players is justified. Real Madrid have been dealing with adversity since the start of the New Year. Lackluster performances, … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo will not speak to the media until end of the season

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Following Real Madrid’s shock 4-3 defeat to Schalke 04, Cristiano Ronaldo told a French television correspondent he would not speak to the media again until the end of the season. Ronaldo was visibly upset with his teammates and was overheard admonishing Real Madrid players … Continue reading

Background on El Clasico referee assigned to Barcelona-Real Madrid match

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Antonio Mateu Lahoz has been assigned to officiate El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid on March 22nd at the Camp Nou. The 37-year-old Valencian is recognized for his liberal style and letting play flow during matches. Recently, he was appointed by FIFA to … Continue reading

Zinedine Zidane could succeed Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Zinedine Zidane is being lined up to be Carlo Ancelotti’s successor at Real Madrid, according to Sky Sports Spanish soccer expert Graham Hunter. Ancelotti has been under criticism for the past several months for failing to rotate his squad and being unable to find … Continue reading

Carlo Ancelotti refuses to change Real Madrid’s lineup against Schalke

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Carlo Ancelotti has stated he will not alter Real Madrid’s lineup for tomorrow’s UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg against Schalke 04, despite a string of recent poor performances. The lack of goals from Madrid’s attacking trio of Gareth Bale, Karim … Continue reading

Real Madrid finalizing £22 million deal for Porto defender Danilo, say reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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According to various reports in Spain, Real Madrid have reached a £22 million agreement for FC Porto defender Danilo. The only things left to finalize the deal are minor details in the contract and the player’s signature. Just over a week … Continue reading

Real Madrid admit signing Chicharito was a mistake

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid have admitted signing Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez from Manchester United was a “mistake”, according to Spanish journalist Melchor Ruiz. Ruiz, who works for Cadena COPE, told the Spanish radio program El Partido de las 12 that sources close to Real Madrid told … Continue reading

Toni Kroos enjoying positive start to his Real Madrid career

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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German international Toni Kroos has settled in quickly at Real Madrid after completing his summer move from Bayern Munich. In an interview with UEFA.com, the versatile midfielder discussed his new life in Spain, working alongside manager Carlo Ancelotti and his … Continue reading