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Florentino Perez estaría negociando con el agente del jugador para finiquitar el contrato que une al de Móstoles con los blancos hasta 2018.
Después de otra temporada llena de críticas, el portero del Real Madrid Iker Casillas aparentemente no regresará el año entrante a defender la meta de los Blancos el próximo semestre. Fuentes cercanas al presidente del equipo informan que Florentino Pérez estaría ofreciendo pagar la totalidad del contrato del arquero, con el fin de firmar al español... Read the rest of the article »
The Mexican midfielder arrived to the Netherlands this season, and became a fan-favorite for his great performances with the league leaders.
PSV Eindhoven finally heard their fans, and agreed to sign Andres Guardado from Valencia.,The Mexican midfielder, currently on loan with the Farmers, became crucial to coach Philip Cocu's tactics and has even worn the captain's armband in his first months with the club.
Guardado's performances with the team did not go unnoticed to other top teams, having Paris Saint-Germain interested in signing... Read the rest of the article »
Florentino Perez apparently has begun negotiations with the player's agent, in order to offer a deal that satisfies the longtime Real Madrid shot-stopper.
After another complicated season as Real Madrid's goalkeeper, it seems that Iker Casillas will not be returning with Los Blancos next season. Spanish sources indicate Florentino Perez would offer Casillas a deal to end his contract this summer, in order to sign Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea.
According to Spanish sites, Casillas would be offered 22.5 million euros to end his current... Read the rest of the article »
beIN SPORTS has had the US TV rights to La Liga games since 2012. English broadcast grew by 16% and Spanish by 64%.
TV ratings from the Barcelona vs Real Madrid game are in and just as expected, they are impressive. Reports claim that more than 2 million fans watched the 230th edition of El Clasico on beIN SPORTS.
It just comes to show how much soccer is growing in the United States. Considering that beIN SPORTS reaches 33 million homes across the country, knowing that 2.12 million viewers tuned in to watch... Read the rest of the article »
The Mexican striker has been linked to Spanish reporter Lucía Villalon, who months ago was rumored to be dating Cristiano Ronaldo.
Javier Hernandez's season-long loan with Real Madrid may not have been as succesful as expected on the pitch, but it appears the Mexican striker did not waste any time to leave his mark in Spain. Chicharito was exposed today by a Spanish tabloid, kissing reporter Lucia Villalon. The thing is, Ms. Villalon was recently rumored to be dating Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, in a "shocking"... Read the rest of the article »
The Argenitinian manager took control of the team in 2011. There was speculation he would accept a job offer with Manchester City.
Rumor had it that Diego Simeone would stay in Madrid for a long period of time. That rumor is now a fact as the Argentinian manager has signed a contract extension with Atletico Madrid until 2020.
Simeone arrived to Los Colchoneros in 2011 to take the spot that Gregorio Manzano had left. The years after he took control, in 2014, he led Atletico to win La Liga. It was the first time since... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Barcelona boss, Luis Suarez’s impressive display vs Real Madrid justified his hefty price tag.
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique was full of praise for Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez after beating Real Madrid 2-1 in El Clasico, a match which saw the South American make the score sheet.
The Catalan giants welcomed Los Blancos to Camp Nou, but with Lionel Messi failing to shine, the league leaders appeared unable to break down their bitter rivals.
With the game locked at 1-1, the former... Read the rest of the article »
An offside from Ronaldo prohibited Madrid from taking a 2-1 lead in the first half. Suárez had his debut with Barcelona against Madrid back in October 2014
Barcelona defeated Real Madrid in the 230th edition of El Clasico at Camp Nou on Sunday 2-1. The last 18 of these games have gone by without a clean sheet. Cristiano Ronaldo edged Lionel Messi, but Luis Suarez saved the day for the home team.
Messi was far from the brilliance he has shown in past games. He was coming into El Clasico after scoring a hat trick against Rayo Vallecano... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentine is in fine form ahead of the Camp Nou encounter, but it will be his Brazilian team-mate who steals the spotlight on Sunday.
With only one point separating Barcelona and Real Madrid in the Liga BBVA standings, the Catalan giants will play hosts to Los Blancos at Camp Nou on Sunday, a game which could easily prove to be the title decider in the race for the league crown.
All eyes will be on Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo for the latest edition of El Clasico. The competition between the two Liga BBVA aces for the... Read the rest of the article »
One of the most highly anticipated El Clasicos ever draws closer. Check out the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Sunday's Camp Nou affair.
Sunday's highly-anticipated clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid is one of the most eagerly awaited El Clasico ties in La Liga history.
This weekend will see second-placed Los Blancos travel to lock horns with the league leaders, at Camp Nou. Carlo Ancelotti's men trail Luis Enrique's crew by a single point, and could reclaim top spot should they pull of a win over their bitter rivals.
Les... Read the rest of the article »
The world's two most deadly striking force will go head-to-head in Sunday's mouth-watering clash at Camp Nou. Check out their best stats ahead of the game.
On Sunday, La Liga leaders Barcelona will lock horns with bitter rivals Real Madrid in the latest edition of everyone's favorite club football match, El Clasico.
With the current standings taken into consideration, only one point separating the two, the outcome of this weekend's encounter could go far as to decide who will lift this season's Spanish Primera Division title.
Many factors... Read the rest of the article »
The value of both teams starting XI is close to a billion euros. The demand for tickets has grown by 36% compared to the last edition.
Such a big sporting event like El Clasico generates a lot of expectation from fans, and clubs, sponsors, media, all want to get a piece of the revenue from this big game. Arguably the biggest soccer match in the world comes at a high price.
According to viagogo, a marketplace for live events, the demand for this game keeps increasing year after year by around 36%. It is the highest-priced game... Read the rest of the article »
Answering to Italian boss Carlo Ancelotti, the player's agent denied his client wants to play for Los Blancos since they buy players for no reason.
It seems that Real Madrid can forget about signing Paul Pogba for good. Mino Raiola, Pogba's agent, denied his client was interested in playing for Los Blancos after Carlo Ancelotti's statements in which he indicated there was no room for the French midfielder in his team. Furthermore, the agent said Real Madrid's president is used to buy players out of whimp, only to discard them months later.
"Real... Read the rest of the article »
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored in four of his last five trips to Camp Nou. Streaks barely count when teams face off in Barcelona's field.
Based on recent scores, it is safe to say Real Madrid is not scared of playing at Camp Nou. Los Merengues have come out with two wins, one draw and two losses from their five most recent visits to Barcelona's territory.
Last time both teams met in Barcelona, it was on October 26, 2013 and the home team won 2-1. Neymar scored his first El Clasico goal early in the first half and Alexis Sanchez... Read the rest of the article »
With the Portuguese ace struggling with form, here is why the Real Madrid star will silence his critics in El Clasico.
It’s not a secret that Cristiano Ronaldo is under-performing for Real Madrid. After starting the season brilliantly, going on a goalscoring rampage on his way to his third Ballon d’Or title, the Portuguese ace was undoubtedly the most in-form player in football.
Come 2015, however, and the 30-year-old has not been able to emulate the form that earned him the title of 2014 best player... Read the rest of the article »
He included nine players from La Liga and two players from the Bundesliga. The 31-year-old midfielder has experience in seven different leagues.
If Yaya Toure could assemble his very own team, he would not include any of his Manchester City teammates, let alone, not anyone playing in the Premier League. Players in La Liga dominate the 31-year-old player’s dream team.
Most of his favorite players come from either his former team (Barcelona) or their archrivals Real Madrid and just two other players from separate teams.... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese striker was not happy with the team's supporters booing his side, so he took matter in his own hands by insulting them back.
It seems Cristiano Ronaldo's season is falling apart piece by piece. After a wonderful closure of 2014, leading La Liga in goals scored, and with Real Madrid's 22 game unbeaten streak, it seemed that he was in line for another record smashing season. But with the team's recent form, having lost La Liga's first place, and surrendering El Pichichi to Lionel Messi, his bad temper is emerging and he's... Read the rest of the article »
His two goals help Real Madrid stay one point behind Barcena. He was carrying a nine-game goal drought.
Gareth Bale had gone scoreless for the past nine games, but on Sunday against Levante, two goals silenced many of those who criticized him. One of the happiest persons to see the Welshman score was his coach, Carlo Ancelotti.
“Bale looked more motivated and more hungry,” Ancelotti said.
During the week, there had been many reports suggesting that Ancelotti should drop Bale... Read the rest of the article »
The Real Madrid defender has asked for the fans and the club to appreciate what the Portuguese ace brings to the team, despite his poor form.
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has sent out a message to the Blancos faithful in support of team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo, asking for the fans to “appreciate” the Portuguese ace regardless of his poor form.
According to the Spaniard, there are no worries among the team over Ronaldo's current dry spell, but La Furia Roja ace has pleaded for patience with the three-time Ballon d'Or... Read the rest of the article »
The Real Madrid attacker failed to make the score sheet in Sunday's 2-0 win, but the club's manager believes he was “alive in the game”.
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has heaped to the defense of Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo after Sunday's 2-0 win over Levante. The Liga BBVA giants secured all three points and kept pressure on leaders Barcelona as a brace from Gareth Bale guided Los Blancos to victory.
It wasn't, however, the most fruitful of showings from Cristiano. Despite having a hand in both goals, the three-time... Read the rest of the article »