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A French member of parliament wants Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema banned for spitting after the French national anthem was played at the Santiago Bernabeu during last weekend’s El Clasico.
According to the MP Nadine Morano, the embattled forward consciously spit on the ground seconds after the Marseillaise was played at the beginning of the much-anticipated derby. The French national anthem was played to pay tribute to the victims of the Paris terrorist attack which occurred a week before the Classic.
The MP, whose party is led by former president Nicolas Sarkozy, has now insisted... Read the rest of the article »
The embarrasng 4-0 defeat to bitter rivals FC Barcelona has prompted Real Madrid president to call a press briefing slated for today evening.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has called a press briefing scheduled for today evening to address key issues concerning the club. There have been rumours circulating in some sections of Spanish media regarding the future of coach Rafael Benitez and the future of key players such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale. Ronaldo has been linked with a possible move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain... Read the rest of the article »
Portuguese football god Cristiano Ronaldo has been out of form lately, following a string of poor performances of his club.
Earlier this year, in an interview with the Guardian newspaper, Gareth Bale’s agent Jonathan Barnet created quite a controversy by claiming that his client did not want to be the best underwear seller or top model in the world. This jibe was allegedly aimed at Cristiano Ronaldo who seemed to be preferred over the former Tottenham Hotspur man in Madrid’s squad.
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Uruguay forward Luis Suarez scored his second goal for Barcelona in Saturday's El Clasico.
The goal from Suarez, which was the second for the Uruguayan and the fourth for Barcelona in Saturday's El Clasico, was created from a sublime pass from Jordi Alba in a quick counter-attack that left Real Madrid's defense line helpless. Suarez has been in great form for Barcelona in the recent past especially after the absence of star player Lionel Messi who had been sidelined for two months due to... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona scored the third goal in Saturday's El Clasico but apart from the goal's beauty, Cristiano Ronaldo's reaction was priceless.
Barcelona were leading 3-0 by the 53rd minute when Andres Iniesta fired a beautiful goal for the Catalans. Iniesta has been instrumental in Barca's midfield this season and the third goal of the much-anticipated derby was a worthwhile addition to his hard work.
Watch Iniesta's third goal for Barcelona against Real Madrid
Iniesta's goal vs. Madrid (0-3) -360 pic.twitter.com/uOFYtEVLQ9
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Brazilian soccer sensation Neymar Jr scored the second goal in Saturday's El Clasico against their bitter rivals Real Madrid.
Neymar picked the ball from Andres Iniesta and fired home past the advancing Keylor Navas. The goal has been the subject of debate as to whether it was offside or not, but replays indicate that the former Santos man seemed to be onside, catching a surprised Sergio Ramos offguard. The second goal by Neymar for Barcelona in Saturday's El Clasico was his 12th goal of the season. The Brazilian was recently... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga giants FC Barcelona scored the first goal in Saturday’s La Liga through their talisman Luis Suarez.
The Uruguayan received the ball near the edge of the box from Sergio Roberto and fired a thunderous shot past a helpless goalkeeper Kyler Navas. Suarez has now scored 10 La Liga goals for Barcelona this season.
Outside of the foot goodness #Suarez #ElClasico https://t.co/rv3tnAzMbj
— SOCCER.COM (@soccerdotcom) November 21, 2015
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The 23-year-old had been linked with a possible move to England, following the tax problems facing him in Spain.
Barcelona star Neymar Jr. has dismissed reports linking him to a possible move away from Camp Nou during the January transfer window. Speaking to Mundo Deportivo ahead of El Clasico, the 23-year-old Brazilian wonder-kid explained:
“[My first Clasico] goal will always remain in my memory.’’
“It was the first goal I scored against Madrid in my first season [at Barca].... Read the rest of the article »
Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho claims Barcelona forward Neymar Jr. is the best player in the world, based on his current form for the Spanish club.
Ronaldinho’s revelations come at a time when Barca are gearing up for an epic encounter against their rivals Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday. The two star players played alongside each other briefly for the Brazilian national team.
Speaking to ESPN, the two-time World Player of The Year revealed:
"Neymar, currently on form, is the best player in... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga president Javier Tebas has revealed that he would love to see the Manchester United duo of Wayne Rooney and David De Gea playing in the Spanish league.
During an interview with Spanish newspaper AS, the 53-year-old, who is also a Real Madrid fan, revealed:
''I'd like to have seen Rooney play in Spain.''
''I'd like to have seen a Premier League icon play in our league, but there's also [Franck] Ribery.''
"De Gea is one of the best goalkeepers in the world and I wish he played in our league, regardless of who for."
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Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema could miss Saturday’s El Clasico, according to Spanish news sources Cope and Cuatro.
If the news is confirmed, this would be a major blow to Real Madrid fans who had high hopes in the striking partnership of Cristiano Ronaldo and Benzema to carry the day when they meet their bitter rivals FC Barcelona this weekend. Benzema is said to have injured himself at training but Los Blancos are yet to release an official statement concerning his fitness level. The Frenchman has scored eight... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale could be on his way to Manchester United, according to the latest reports from Spain. T
The former Tottenham Hotspur man is rumoured to be the top transfer target for Man United in January. With the chances of securing a sensational return to Old Trafford for superstar Cristiano Ronaldo getting lower, Ed Woodward and his team are keen on convincing Bale to cross over to the Theatre of Dreams.
Bale has had a hot-and-cold season in Spain following several injury setbacks. Ever since... Read the rest of the article »
Preparations for El Clasico are at an advanced stage especially after the return of Lionel Messi to training.
According to the latest reports from Spain, the Barcelona forward trained with the reserve team earlier today as he hopes to be fit before the crunch tie with their fierce rivals, Real Madrid. Confirming the reports, Barca’s Team B manager Gerard Lopez, revealed that he had seen some positive signs of recovery from the 28-year-old, who picked up an injury back in September 26 when Barca were... Read the rest of the article »
This Saturday’s El Clasico comes with a whole new level of challenges for both teams.
There is so much anxiety surrounding this fixture in both camps as the D-day approaches. Real Madrid are facing the reality of an inconsistent Cristiano Ronaldo and an uninspired Karim Benzema. On the other end of the field, FC Barcelona are doing the best they can to ensure their star player, Lionel Messi, is fit for the crucial match.
Although coach Luis Enrique has consistently denied that... Read the rest of the article »
The latest reports from the transfer market reveal that Lewandowski could be on his way out of Bayern Munich.
Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid are looking at the possibility of signing the talented forward in January, according to the player’s agent. Lewandowski has been on top form for the Bavarians this season, having scored 14 goals in 11 Bundesliga games.
This comes at a time when French striker Karim Benzema is facing an unpredictable future at the Spanish club due to his recent off-field... Read the rest of the article »
It seems Cristiano Ronaldo is not taking chances when it comes to El Clasico.
The Real Madrid forward has been training vigorously ahead of the highly-anticipated match that kicks off on November 21, 2015. Despite being an official off-day at the club, the Los Blancos legendary winger was spotted in training all by himself.
Ronaldo putting in work on his day off. Role model. pic.twitter.com/LaUsr1UkEM
— Soccer St. (@SoccerSt_) November 15, 2015
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Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos is now a father of two, just a week to the highly-anticipated El Clasico at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Sergio and his wife, Pilar Rubio, who is also a TV presenter, broke the news to their fans on social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter. Ramos shared a photo of his newly-born son being breastfed by Pilar Rubio and expressed his happiness.
Welcome, Marco. 3,2 kg. Natural birth. 10:40pm. Can't express how happy we are. pic.twitter.com/qFg0HF4g7R
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Barcelona defender Adriano believes star player Leonel Messi will be fit for El Clasico, and is even willing to place money on his claims.
The Argentine has been sidelined due to injury since September and is fighting to pass a late fitness test ahead of the clash against their bitter rivals Real Madrid. He picked up the injury during Barcelona’s win over Las Palmas but Adriano claims he ''would put money’’ on the four-time Ballon d’Or winner being fit for the much-anticipated fixture.
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Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic could sit out of the much-anticipated EL Clasico after picking up a calf strain during the 3-0 victory over BATE on Wednesday.
The Barcelona ace limped off the field on the 20th minute and was replaced by Munir El Haddadi. However, manager Luis Enrique remains hopeful that the influential player will recover before the derby kicks off in two week’s time.
FC Barcelona, through their official website, confirmed that the Croatian will not fixture in this weekend’s fixture against Villarreal.
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Learn how to tune into La Liga on TV and Online. Check out who the global broadcasters are for the Spanish Primera Division across the globe by country.
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La Liga (2015-16 Season) – USA Broadcasters
The La Liga rights in the USA were exclusively acquired by beIN Sports. You can tune into La Liga on TV via beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports en Español. To watch La Liga online, you can access beIN SPORTS CONNECT, available to TV subscribers of beIN Sports. You can also watch beIN Sports... Read the rest of the article »