For Del Bosque and Spain, Another Championship Phase Begins
Vicente del Bosque will have a team for the World Cup that he says is in one of its best-ever phases.. Rob Hughes On Soccer column; Spains soccer coach Vicente del Bosque says his team is in top form going into 2014 World Cup.
Tie Sends Barcelona to the Final
Barcelona tied Real Madrid, 1-1, and advanced to the final of the European Champions League with a 3-1 edge in aggregate goals.. Barcelona advances to Champions League final after tying Real Madrid, 1-1, in European soccer.
Paper Round: Liverpool to sign Karim Benzema from Real Madrid
Liverpool to make ��40m move for Real Madrids Benzema: The Daily Express reports that Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema will be sold to Liverpool for ��40m in the summer. Real want a deal to free up cash to land PSGs Edinson Cavani, while Benzema .
Lack of rotation is hurting Ancelottis side
I see no reason for rotations right now, I think the team are fine, said Carlo Ancelotti after Real Madrid were dumped out of the Copa del Rey by Atletico Madrid. The team is doing well physically. There are some players who must get better though.
REAL MADRID Transfer News: Fresh Rumours on Important January Deals
A complicated transfer saga is emerging at the Bernabeu as Real Madrids interest in David de Gea continues to escalate and talk of Gareth Bales part in the deal intensifies. According to Steve Bates of the Sunday People (h/t Mirror), Manchester.
Real Madrid Facing Possible FIFA Sanctions For Signing Of.
Real Madrid is currently under investigation into how the club conducted its signing of underage players. Should it be deemed that the Spanish side have breached FIFA regulations, the reigning world and European��.
Barcelona Keeps Rival Real Madrid From Advancing
Barcelona held off a spirited Real Madrid comeback to salvage a draw that allowed it to advance to the Copa del Rey semifinals.. Barcelona knocks off soccer archrival Real Madrid in the quarterfinals of the Copa del Rey, securing a tense 2-2 draw and 4-3 aggregate win to advance to semifinals.
Cristiano Ronaldo Helps REAL MADRID Set a Mark by Winning 16th Straight
Ronaldo’s two assists helped his club to a 2-1 win at Málaga in the Spanish league.. Real Madrid defeats Malaga, 2-1, to set club record of 16 consecutive victories across all competitions; other soccer matches noted.
Manchester United value David de Gea at ��50m to stave off.
MANCHESTER UNITED have placed a world-record ��50million valuation on goalkeeper David de Gea in a bid to fend off Real Madrids growing interest.
Chelsea and City blow as Real Madrid ready ��78m bid for.
REAL MADRID are set to blow Chelsea and Manchester City out of the water with a ��78million bid for former Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba.
Paul Pogba IS a transfer target for REAL MADRID as Juventus general director.
Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta has claimed Real Madrid ARE interested in signing midfielder Paul Pogba. Carlo Ancelotti told Sky Italia that he was an admirer of the 21-year-old, but insisted the Champions League winners did not intend to .
REAL MADRID ready world-record bid for David de Gea.
REAL MADRID are ready to make a world-record bid for Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea.
Fernando Torres (Yes Really) Scored vs. Real Madrid in the.
Fernando Torres scored for Atletico Madrid in the first minute of todays Copa del Rey game againt rival Real Madrid. Take a moment if you need it. Yeah, its been a long time coming Torres, who spent time at Liverpool,��.
Juventus Marotta says Carlo Ancelotti is lying about Real.
Juventus Marotta says Carlo Ancelotti is lying about Real Madrids interest in Paul Pogba. Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta has gone on the offensive on Monday over Real Madrids interest for Paul Pogba.
Despite Winning, REAL MADRID Feeling the Absence of Midfielder Luka Modric
When Carlo Ancelotti sat down for his news conference after Real Madrids comfortable but somewhat uninspiring victory over Getafe on Sunday, those in the room posing questions to the Italian wanted him to address two main points: When would Luka .
Turning It on, After a Long Drought
Center forward Karim Benzema failed to make France’s squad in 2010, and later went through a long scoreless stretch with the team. But he had two goals Sunday in his first World Cup match.. Frances soccer forward Karim Benzema appears to have put his unproductive play behind him to help power his team at 2014 World Cup.
Real Madrid Caps Dominant Year With Another Title
Madrid defeated San Lorenzo of Argentina, 2-0, adding to its collection of trophies this year that included the Champions League, Copa del Rey and European Super Cup.. Soccer Roundup; Real Madrid defeats San Lorenzo of Argentina, 2-0, in Club World Cup soccer final; other soccer matches and news noted.
Jose Mourinho eyes ��35m REAL MADRID RAID for Raphael.
CHELSEA manager Jose Mourinho is eyeing moves for Real Madrid stars Raphael Varane and Jese Rodriguez during the January window.
REAL MADRID v Atl��tico Madrid: Copa del Rey ��� as it happened
Fernando Torres scored twice ��� his first ever goals againt Real Madrid in an Atleti shirt ��� to seal a quarter-final place for Diego Simeones side against a sloppy Real Madrid.
Madrids Attacks Put Semifinals in Sight
Madrids 3-0 victory over Galatasaray was so emphatic that it would be one of the shocks of soccer history if the Turkish champion were to advance after the return match.
Transfer news: Martin Odegaard set to join REAL MADRID ��� as it happened!
Martin Odegaard seems set to sign for Real Madrid; Palermo have told Manchester United - and other clubs - that Paulo Dybala is not for sale in January but that he may leave in the summer; while there were reports that United had made a ���35m bid for .
REAL MADRID 2-0 San Lorenzo: Club World Cup - as it.
So, another trophy for Real Madrid, and it wasnt really close. They were clearly the better side from the first minute, and only really looked trouble when the Argentineans were being particularly aggressive. Still, they seem to��.
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos shows off Michael Jackson tattoo
Real Madrid and Spain star Sergio Ramos has had a tattoo of the late pop singer Michael Jackson drawn on the top of his forearm. Jackson, who died in 2009, is featured in the Smooth Criminal outfit he wore while filming the music video for the hugely .
REAL MADRID players mock Cristiano Ronaldos Ballon dOr.
Which means that when he got back to Madrid and took a team photo with the trophy, the rest of Real Madrid did their duty as good human beings and mocked him for it by making the same noise. Thats just good teammating.
Why Real Madrid Would Not Benefit from Selling Gareth Bale
Last weekend he thumped in a stunning free-kick in the 3-0 win against Espanyol, Real Madrids only win of the calendar year so far, but it was something else that happened during the game which had Los Blancos fans talking. Isco threaded a pass.
Getafe v Real Madrid: Preview
Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti says his side will not be lapse in defence when they look to preserve top spot in the Primera Division on Sunday. Los Blancos head to mid-table Getafe in Sundays morning kick-off on the back of losing their Copa del.
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Real Madrid Makes Its Intentions Known
The club, looking for its 10th European title, scored six times as it destroyed Galatasaray in the Champions League.
REAL MADRID to Face Schalke in Champions League
A Champions League draw heavy with reunions Monday paired Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Mesut Özil: REAL MADRIDs Engine Room
. Few players create chances or set up goals the way Mesut Özil does, and all signs point to his performances and impact only growing.
Martin Odegaard opts for Real Madrid over Arsenal or Bayern Munich
Hans Erik has been offered a job at Real and his son will play for the B team until the summer. After the league season ended in November, Odegaard began a tour of Europes leading clubs and is said to have interested Manchester City, Manchester United.
Carlo Ancelotti: Karim Benzema was catalyst for Real Madrid win
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti said a moment of magic from Karim Benzema had been the key to his sides 3-0 La Liga win at Getafe on Sunday. After a slow start at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez, Madrid upped the tempo after half-time and ran out easy .
Odegaard stands on the brink but REAL MADRID is not the.
He was in attendance last week as Real Madrid lost to Atletico Madrid in the Copa del Rey. The Norwegian press have been excited by the prospect of their favourite son moving to Santiago Bernabeu, even going so far as��.
REAL MADRID Falls
Real Madrid was stunned by Levante, 1-0, in the Spanish league, with Arouna Kone scoring in the 68th minute to give the hosts its first-ever victory in seven league home games over the perennial power.. Levante defeats Real Madrid, 1-0, in Spanish league soccer match.
Trailing After 1 Minute, Barcelona Is in First After 90
Barcelona overcame conceding one of the fastest goals in clasico history to end Real Madrid’s 15-match winning run in Bernabeu Stadium on Saturday.. Barcelona defeats Real Madrid, 3-1, in European soccer; other soccer results noted.
A Top Performance Before the Clásico
Cristiano Ronaldo got the scoring started as Real Madrid beat Liverpool, 3-0, in the Champions League.
Gareth Bale’s Goal Helps Lift REAL MADRID to Its 10th Champions League Title
Bale scored the first of three extra-time goals on a header, after Sergio Ramos tied it in the 93rd minute, as Real Madrid beat city rival Atlético Madrid.. Real Madrid defeats Atletico Madrid, 4-1, in extra time to win first intracity soccer Championship League final and clubs coveted 10th European title.
REAL MADRID struggle against Getafe before quality tells in second half
Madrid up tempo in second half to grind out win. While the 3-0 result was pretty comprehensive, this was not one of Real Madrids most fluent performances of the season. The first 30 minutes in particular were short on entertainment, as Madrid.
Messi’s Magic Sinks Madrid in the Spanish Supercup
In the Spanish Supercup, Lionel Messi scored two goals as Barcelona defeated Real Madrid in a match that ended with a melee.. Barcelona defeats Real Madrid, 3-2, to win teams 10th Spanish Supercup in soccer.
In European Soccer, World Cup Is One of Many Priorities
The World Cup playoff draw for European teams was made Monday, but by Tuesday some of the players on those teams had other, more urgent, priorities.
Gareth Bale booed by REAL MADRID fans for not passing to.
Real Madrid fans jeered striker after he chose to shoot instead of setting up Cristiano Ronaldo.
Real Madrid struck three times in 16 second-half minutes to finally end the dogged resistance of local rivals Getafe, with Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale the men on the mark. After being kept goalless for more than an hour, Madrids much-vaunted .
Luis Suárez Will See Action in Clásico, Barcelona Coach Says
Suárez, returning from his suspension for biting a player at the World Cup, is set to make his official Barcelona debut against Real Madrid in one of Spanish soccer’s most bitter rivalries.. Soccer player Luis Suarez will make his official Barcelona debut in match against Real Madrid, ending his four-month ban from sport for biting player at the World Cup.
Balance of Power in Spanish Soccer Shifts to the Capital
It was not simply that Real Madrid, Europes reigning champion, outplayed its Catalan foe in the Bernabéu; it was the manner of the victory.
REAL MADRID Transfer News and Rumors: Keylor Navas Struggling; Is He Staying.
Real Madrid Transfer News and Rumors: Keylor Navas Struggling; Is He Staying For the Long Haul? Share Tweet Email 0. NEXT New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts: Complete NFL Schedule and Predictions for 2015 AFC Championship Game (POLL).
Real Madrid 2-2 Atl��tico Madrid (agg 2-4) | Copa del Rey.
Fernando Torres scored his first goals since returning to Atl��tico Madrid as a 2-2 draw at the Bernab��u ensured his sides place in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals.
Football transfer rumours: Chelsea to sign Reals Rapha��l.
Football transfer rumours: Chelsea to sign Reals Rapha��l Varane and Jes��? Todays rumours are cleaning up their act. Jes��. Jos�� in for Jes��? Photograph: Angel Martinez/Real Madrid via Getty Images. Barry Glendenning.
Str��msgodset and REAL MADRID agree the transfer of Martin.
2345152 Str��msgodset and Real Madrid agree the transfer of Martin ��degaard, ���3.5m deal. Real Madrids pursuit of Norwegian wonderkid Martin ��degaard is almost done, report VG on Monday night. The Norwegian media��.
REAL MADRID maintain one-point lead at the top of La Liga
Fifa Ballon dOr winner Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid comfortably won at Getafe to maintain their one-point La Liga advantage. Ronaldo won the award - given to the world footballer of the year - on Monday and fired in an opener after.
Real Madrid Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of January 19
Real Madrids victory away to Getafe on Sunday assured them of ending the first half of the season atop La Liga. However, despite their strong current position, rumours regarding possible incomings and outgoings���either in January or at the end of the .
Marco Reus to REAL MADRID transfer talk blatant nonsense.
The agent of Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus has described the latest reports linking his client with a move to Real Madrid as blatant nonsense. The 25-year-old has a release clause in his contract allowing him to join��.
First Clásico Is a Charm for Barcelona’s Neymar, Not for Madrid’s Bale
Neymar and Alexis Sánchez scored goals on Saturday as Barcelona defeated Real Madrid in the Spanish league.. Barcelona beats Real Madrid, 2-1, in Spanish league soccer.