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Cristiano moved past Lionel with a goal vs Juventus. However, the Argentine will be in action on Wednesday.
Tuesday night was not a joyful night for Cristiano Ronaldo and his Real Madrid side. The Liga BBVA giants traveled to face Juventus in the 1st leg of their Champions League semi-final clash only to come out 2-1 losers.
Despite being tipped as favorites to win, Los Blancos were unable to grab any points and must now win the return leg at the Bernabeu in order to secure their spot in the final.
Although... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian side capitalized on Morata's early goal, while Tevez scored the game-winning penalty for the Bianconeri.
The current UEFA Champions League holders are against the ropes. Carlo Ancelotti and his crew were unable to break their Turin course against Juventus, which has seen Los Blancos walk away from Italian soil without a win since 1962. Alvaro Morata and Carlos Tevez gave Juventus the lead, while Cristiano Ronaldo's goal gives Ancelotti's side a little hope for a comeback in the second leg of the series.
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Both teams did not receive a goal in the quarter-finals. The last time Juventus made it to the semi-finals they beat Madrid in 2003.
The stage is set for Juventus to host Real Madrid in what should be an exciting semi-final matchup. The last time both teams met in this stage, the Italian side won and moved on the win the Champions League in 2003. But the last time this two teams met in the competition the game ended in a 2-2 draw and Madrid moved on to win the UCL title in the 2013-14 season.
Real Madrid will arrive at the... Read the rest of the article »
The incident happened during Madrid's arrival to the airport in Turin. Ronaldo has been criticized for being selfish on the field.
Hundreds of fans welcomed Real Madrid to Italy for their game against Juventus in Turin and there was one lucky girl that got more that she could ask for when the team landed at the airport. As all the players were passing by, the young fan got past security and landed in the arms of Cristiano Ronaldo.
Before the security guards could pull her away from the Portuguese star, the top goalscorer... Read the rest of the article »
Ludogorets was the last team to get past Iker in this UCL season. Together with Keylor, they have not conceded a goal in the first-legs against Schalke and Atletico.
Much has been said about Gianluigi Buffon and Iker Casillas becoming the stars of the series between Juventus and Real Madrid. While Iker has not been consistent in keeping clean sheets during La Liga games, he does manage to stay away from trouble in games away from home in the Champions League.
444 minutes have gone by since Madrid saw a ball go into the back of their own net while playing... Read the rest of the article »
As Serie A champions Juventus prepare to welcome last season's UCL winners to Turin, we take a look at how the Bianconeri and Real Madrid's numbers compare.
When the semi-finals of this season's Champions League was announced, one can certainly bet quite a few Real Madrid - and La Liga followers - were happy as they just might get what they have dreamed of for ages: an "El Clasico" final against perpetual rivals Barcelona. However, before Berlin, there are two other teams - Bayern Munich and Juventus - who are certainly no slouches themselves... Read the rest of the article »
The Turin club has produced underwhelming performance in the competition in recent years and despite of carrying an underdog label coming into the match. Juventus are more than capable of defying all odds and making it to the final of the competition.
A 1-0 loss at the hands of Galatasaray signalled the end of Juventus' Champions League campaign last season as the Old Lady failed to make it beyond the group stages. However they have responded strongly this time around and have performed commendably without being in the limelight for too long.
Prior to the draw for the Champions League semi-final, Juventus were being spoken of as the weakest... Read the rest of the article »
Two of the greatest goalkeepers of all time face each other with the intention of making one more trip to the Champions League finals. Who arrives in better shape to this crucial match?
Iker Casillas and Gianluigi Buffon have become household names for Real Madrid and Juventus. Their resume states that both of these shot-stoppers are true legends for their teams and countries, but as they get older, some of their abilities may have been lost. Which of these two wonderful goalkeepers arrives to the UEFA Champions League semi-finals in better shape?
Both of them have raised... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese defender doesn't believe Los Blancos have any advantage over Juventus, since both sides are looking to achieve the same goal.
Portuguese defender Pepe doesn't believe Real Madrid can be considered as the favorite team to rise the UEFA Champions League in Berlin next month, since Los Blancos have to defeat Juventus before they can think of repeating last year's title.
According to Pepe, one of the key elements to Real Madrid's success is defender Sergio Ramos. Usually his partner in Los Blancos' defense, the... Read the rest of the article »
The 24-year-old goalkeeper is being offered £200,000-per-day with Manchester. It would secure him as a Red Devil until 2017.
While there are some players that Louis Van Gaal is planning to release this summer, his goalkeeper David de Gea is not one of them. The 24-year-old player, who was rumoured to leave Old Trafford for a deal with Real Madrid, has been offered £200,000-per-week to stay with the Red Devils until 2017.
Considering the fact that Iker Casillas is not planning on leaving Los Blancos by the end... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid won four titles in 2014 including La Decima. They expect to be the first back to back champions in the UCL since AC Milan in 1990.
Iker Casillas is optimistic about the future of Real Madrid under Carlo Ancelotti. The Spanish goalkeeper feels that thanks to their coach, Madrid has found lots to brag about since the manager's arrival in 2013.
With Jose Mourinho, there seemed to be a lot of locker room problems with the team. Sergio Ramos and Casillas himself were reported to have a lot of problems with the Portuguese coach.... Read the rest of the article »
The French striker returned to practice on Sunday. Bale had his first minutes back on the pitch against Sevilla.
The BBC trio will have to wait another game to be back together as Karim Benzema has stayed at home while his teammates including Gareth Bale made the trip to Turin. Carlo Ancelotti considered it was an unnecessary risk to take Benzema to Italy after he had just completed his first training session with the team on Sunday.
Benzema twisted his knee in the first leg of the Quarter-Finals against... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid was the first team to win La Orejona in Germany. Bayern lost in a final against Chelsea in Munich.
In the 60-year history of the UEFA Champions League, the final has only been played in German territory five times, but never in Berlin. Stuttgart and Munich have hosted the most important club game in the calendar of the European competition. Berlin has hosted the Olympics, but "La Orejona" has never been awarded in the Olympic Stadium.
Out of the four teams remaining, only Bayern... Read the rest of the article »
What Ronaldo accomplished in one game, many players fail to achieve in their entire career. Not even Messi can boast these records.
In one single game, Cristiano Ronaldo added a list of reasons as to why he is the greatest football player on earth, if not in history. Yes, even ahead of Lionel Messi.
On Saturday, the Portuguese ace traveled to Estadio Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán as Real Madrid locked horns with Sevilla.
Pressure was on Los Blancos to keep up in the title race due to Barcelona’s... Read the rest of the article »
Sevilla has a 34-game unbeaten streak at home. Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 18 times against their upcoming opponent.
The return of Gareth Bale highlights the visit of Real Madrid to the Sanchez Pizjuan in a very important game against Sevilla. One team is trying to catch up to La Liga leader, Barcelona, while the other one is in a fight for fourth place with Valencia with only four games left.
Bale has been out for three games and he hasn't been missed much. His In between Isco and James Rodriguez, they have... Read the rest of the article »
On this day, David Beckham, one of football’s most decorated players, turns 40. We recall his greatest achievements and wonderful career that spanned over four different leagues.
On the 2nd of May, 1975, David Robert Joseph Beckham was born. Fast forward 40 years and he is now one of football’s most decorated and idolized players.
The talented English midfielder has enjoyed a 20-year career which saw him play in five different leagues. Having starred in the English Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Major League Soccer, and Ligue 1, Beckham is the first Englishman... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian manager also referred to Andrea Pirlo, who could be the one that helps Juventus shock Los Blancos.
Former Real Madrid and Juventus manager Fabio Capello gave an interview regarding the upcoming matchup between two of his most beloved teams. According to the Italian boss, the matchup between the Bianconeri and Los Blancos could easily have any of these sides becoming the UEFA Champions League holders on June 6th. Furthermore, Capello analyzed the four remaining teams and arrived to a simple conclusion... Read the rest of the article »
However, Los Blancos legend and New York Cosmos ace Raul has ranked rival Lionel Messi above the likes of Cristiano, Zidane, and Figo.
Real Madrid ace Cristiano Ronaldo came under heavy fire after he appeared to be upset with team-mate Alvaro Arbeloa for scoring when the Portuguese ace had a chance of making the score sheet, on Wednesday, against Almeria.
However, Mexican striker Javier Hernandez spoke of the incident in a brighter light, ruling it out as an obsession with goals, one which makes Ronaldo the best in the world... Read the rest of the article »
Di Maria could be included in the negotiation. Bale's contract with Madrid doesn't expire until 2019.
Gareth Bale may be getting ready for his last games with Real Madrid as Manchester United is about to launch a new attack to reel in the Welshman. The Red Devils have reportedly allotted $150 million (USD) for the 25-year-old player.
Bale is back to training with Los Blancos and is expected to play an important role in their quest to win both La Liga and the Champions League. Bale had to leave... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish shot-stopper revealed he would love Real Madrid to be the first club to win back-to-back Champions League titles since the tournament changed its format in 1992.
Iker Casillas is clear about La Liga's title race: It would mean much more to him if Los Blancos can win the UEFA Champions League once again rather than snatching the title away from Barcelona. According to the shot-stopper, Real Madrid's fans would be OK with such a decision, since winning the European tournament is part of Los Blancos' DNA.
"The 'madridistas' are more into winning the... Read the rest of the article »