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Want to know which milestones stole the show during the second week of the 2015-2016 Bundesliga season? Read all about them and watch the video to find out.
Week 2 of the Bundesliga had some matches that will live forever for the accomplishments some teams enjoyed on the pitch.
For instance, Kevin Volland became the second footballer in the German top flight to score a goal with just nine seconds running on the clock, and he did it while facing defending champions Bayern Munich. During that same game, two players from Die Roten improved their personal... Read the rest of the article »
The German top flight started last Friday, leaving some interesting topics to discuss before the second week of games begins.
One of Europe's most exciting leagues is without a doubt, the German Bundesliga. With Bayern Munich making a run to win their fourth consecutive title, something that no team has ever accomplished, all of the top flight's remaining teams will try to make an impact this season, denying Die Roten of a new record, while aiming to finish among those fortunate of playing European football next year.
Some... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners will try to add the German and the Portuguese midfielders this summer, after a series of rumors that linked both players to the North London side in January.
Before the current season ends, Arsenal seems to be preparing for next year's quest for the Premier League. According to sources, the Gunners will finally be making a move to sign German midfielder Julian Draxler, while other reports indicate Arsene Wenger has his sight set on holding midfielder William Carvalho from Sporting Lisbon. Both players have been previously linked to the team, and with the... 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 German midfielder has been playing with Real Madrid since 2010. Arsenal and Bayern Munich were also interested to sign the World Cup champion.
Schalke 04 has reportedly signed Sami Khedira for next season. The Real Madrid player had been linked with Arsenal for a long time but has apparently decided to move back to his homeland.
The 27-year-old is not expected to renew his contract with Los Merengues by the end of the season. He was already pointing towards the exit door last summer but then decided to stay in Madrid.
Real Madrid’s... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese superstar vowed not to speak to the Spanish press for the rest of the season after Real Madrid's disappointing home defeat.
Cristiano Ronaldo may have set a new Champions League record on Tuesday, surpassing Raul as the all-time top scorer in UEFA competitions with a brace against Schalke, but the player was left disgusted after the Santiago Bernabeu tie.
The Portuguese ace appeared visibly annoyed and irritated as the final whistle came down on Los Blancos' 4-3 loss at the hands of Roberto Di Matteo's crew. So disappointed... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos had the worst game of the season while playing at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, being booed off the pitch by their fans.
Real Madrid sealed their spot in the UEFA Champions League Quarterfinal stage, but they did it without the flare of old, raising doubts about their possibilities of winning back-to-back trophies in Europe's most important tournament, and most importantly, losing their first game of the season playing in the European competition.
Schalke started the game with a bang, and went ahead after Christian... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid looks to win its 11th straight game in UCL competition. Schalke knows it needs a perfect game to turn things around.
90 minutes separate Real Madrid from clinching their ticket to the Champions League quarterfinals when they face Schalke 04 this Tuesday at Santiago Bernabeu. The German squad must overcome a 0-2 loss to avoid it.
Carlo Ancelotti and his team return to their home turf just days after losing against Athletic Bilbao and dropping out of first place in La Liga. The same team that won its last 22... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid's manager admitted the team is not going through its best stage, but eased the pressure on his strikers.
During his pre-match press conference earlier today, Carlo Ancelotti acknowledged for the first time he's living the most complicated moments since he took the job as Real Madrid's coach. The Italian boss referred particularly to the team's "BBC" attack, supporting them despite the low form shown in the past few months.
"We are not playing fast, we are passing the ball too... Read the rest of the article »
The hometown kid scored for a fifth consecutive time with Dortmund. It helped the team move up to ninth spot.
It was a big night for Marco Reus as Borussia Dortmund faced Schalke 04 in a Bundesliga derby. When it all seemed to be ending in a tie, Reus and company saved the night for a 3-0 win..
With 15 minutes to go, both teams were scoreless up to that point. But soon after that, Pierre-Emerique Aubameyang gave Dortmund a lead they would not give back. Armenian Mkhitaryan scored the second one just... Read the rest of the article »
Schalke will travel to Borussia Dortmund on February 28th for their 22nd fixture of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke 04 below.
Battles between opposition sides rarely get worse than Dortmund vs Schalke. BVB is coming off a loss against Juventus in the UEFA Champions League. In that match, they were the better side when it came to keeping possession of the ball; although they played much like the home side in Italy, BVB could not make their numerous set pieces count. They lacked sharpness in attack. Juventus ran out 2-1 winners... Read the rest of the article »
With goals by Cristiano Ronaldo and the Brazilian left back, Ancelotti's men kept their perfect streak in the 2014-2015 Champions League season.
Just when Real Madrid's season seemed to be in doubt, Los Blancos pulled a truly effective performance against Schalke, led by Cristiano Ronaldo's header and an amazing right-footed strike by Marcelo. Real Madrid remain undefeated this season while playing Champions League games, winning their seven matches so far in the European competition.
With the first minutes of the game raising some doubts... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos will risk their perfect season in the 2014-2015 Champions League season when they visit Schalke on February 18th .Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Schalke 04 vs Real Madrid below.
A struggling Real Madrid side will start once again their run for another UEFA Champions League trophy against Schalke 04, just like they did last year. While the first semester of the 2014-2015 season was amazing for Los Blancos, Carlo Ancelotti's crew seems to have lost the flare that made experts consider them to be one of the best teams of all time. On the other side of the pitch, Los Merengues... Read the rest of the article »
The two-month wait for UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League football is finally over. Get ready to watch PSG vs Chelsea, Schalke vs Real Madrid, Spurs vs Fiorentina and more live!
During this 2014-15 UEFA Champions League season, the football exhibited by all teams involved has been nothing short of incredible. There has been an average of 2.91 goals per match in the 96 group stage games.
On Tuesday, February 17th, watch Bayern Munich face Luiz Adriano’s Shakhtar Donetsk in a very tricky encounter. Meanwhile, the big clash of the night will happen in France as PSG... Read the rest of the article »
The Bundesliga side will be looking to keep the Portuguese superstar at bay when they welcome Los Blancos to the Veltins Arena.
On Wednesday, Bundesliga side Schalke 04 will be hosting La Liga giants and reigning Champions League holders Real Madrid. For Italian coach Roberto Di Matteo, he has only one thing on mind; avoid the nightmare of last season.
The 6-1 loss at the Veltins Arena to Los Blancos under the guidance of then manager Jens Keller still lingers in the Schalke supporters' memory. The club then went on... Read the rest of the article »
Will Schalke give a better account of themselves this season against Real Madrid? Will they avoid the humiliation they suffered last season?
Last season, when Schalke met Real Madrid, the miners had seemed to have no game plan. If they had one, the team from Madrid quickly extinguished it. The Spanish side put no less than nine goals past the helpless Schalke back line in two matches.
This year, while Real Madrid should in all likelihood win the tie, Schalke might present themselves as a better side than they were. The German outfit... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish shot-stopper stated to the team's website that it will be harder to visit the German squad this year, after destroying them in the last UCL season.
Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas is well aware that the year has not started quite as Los Blancos would have wanted. Taking that into consideration, Real Madrid's captain trusts his team-mates will not play this match over confident, despite the previous experience against Schalke.
"Having faced them last season is by no means an advantage for us. On the contrary, I think they will try... Read the rest of the article »
The legendary striker who played for both clubs stated that the Round of 16 matchup between the two sides will not be a walk in the park for Los Blancos.
Former Real Madrid and Schalke 04 legend Raul Gonzalez spoke about the UEFA Champions League matchup between the German side and the current title holders. Despite being destroyed by Los Blancos last year, "El Angel de Madrid" warned Ancelotti's men not to take their opponents for granted, since they have been playing better this season.
"Schalke will do everything in their power... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid's trip to the Veltins Arena on Wednesday will prove a golden opportunity for Ronaldo to gain ground in the Champions League goalscoring charts.
After a long hiatus, Champions League football finally resumes, much to the pleasure of football fans across the globe, with four exciting games set to take place on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week.
Two months have passed since the world last enjoyed European football's top competition. The group stage wrapped up on December 9, and on February 17, the much-awaited round of 16 kicks off.
Paris... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid's legendary player believes the team should be cautious when facing the German side, even if they defeated them in the same round last year.
Real Madrid's Public Relations President Emilio Butragueño reacted to his team's UEFA Champions League draw, where Los Blancos will be facing Schalke 04. Despite their victory against the German side last year in the same instance, "El Buitre" dismissed the team will take on this match lightly, since they know their opponents will be really hard to beat.
"We are moderately... Read the rest of the article »