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Archives: Real Madrid

Paul Pogba’s agent says Real Madrid throw away players like used towels

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Paul Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola has continued his verbal assault on Real Madrid by declaring the La Liga club buys players “like you buy a facecloth – and then throws them away like a facecloth.” Despite signing a contract extension with … Continue reading

Real Madrid players close ranks ahead of El Clasico showdown

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Real Madrid have decided to circle the wagons and close ranks after weeks of being battered by the media and their own supporters. The reigning European and world champions have not been able to replicate the form that saw them win 22 straight matches … Continue reading

Iconic el Clasico moments: Di Stefano shows Barcelona what they missed out on [VIDEO]

Posted on by Matt Jones
Di Stefano

Real Madrid 5-0 Barcelona, 5 October 1953 The transfer wrangle between Barcelona and Real Madrid for the signature of Alfredo di Stefano was one of the most complex in the history of the game. Indeed, both of the illustrious Spanish … Continue reading

Luis Suarez says Barcelona must take advantage of Real Madrid’s defensive weaknesses

Posted on by Peter Quinn

While his teammates and manager were fully focused on today’s Champions League return leg against Manchester City, Luis Suarez already had his sights set on this weekend’s El Clasico showdown with Real Madrid. The Uruguayan striker told GolTV this Sunday’s clash between the … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo considering move to Major League Soccer, says report

Posted on by Peter Quinn

According to Sports Illustrated, Cristiano Ronaldo is contemplating a move to Major League Soccer when his current contract with Real Madrid expires in June 2018. The 30-year-old forward would prefer to move to one of the bigger cities in the … Continue reading

Iconic el Clasico moments: Ronaldinho bewitches the Santiago Bernabeu [VIDEO]

Posted on by Matt Jones
Barcelona's Ronaldinho celebrates goal against Real Madrid during Spanish first division soccer match in Madrid

Real Madrid 0-3 Barcelona, Nov. 19 2005 We’ve all seen how tough it can be to appease the crowd at the Santiago Bernabeu. The Real Madrid supporters have immaculately high standards for their own players and should they fall short … Continue reading

Iconic el Clasico moments: Raul silences Barcelona’s Camp Nou in 1999 [VIDEO]

Posted on by Matt Jones

While the clutch of the world’s best players in situ at both Barcelona and Real Madrid make “El Clasico” the most hotly anticipated match in the globe today, the rivalry between these two illustrious sides has stretched back over various … Continue reading

Carlo Ancelotti reveals Real Madrid’s starting eleven for El Clasico

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Following yesterday’s 2-0 victory over Levante, manager Carlo Ancelotti was clearly pleased and is now turning his full attention towards Sunday’s El Clasico showdown against Barcelona. While the performance on Sunday wasn’t perfect, Madrid did play with better movement up … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes most liked person on Facebook

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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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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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

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

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