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The 2013 International Champions Cup final looms in the horizon for Los Blancos. Everton vs Real Madrid is the biggest match on the menu tonight. Watch this friendly contest in USA live.
Preview: Focus on Cristiano Ronaldo as new-look Real Madrid take shape
The Portuguese international is familiar with English sides thanks to his experience in the Premier League. Although this is just a friendly contest, Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to step up his game and shine against Everton.
Since opening the scoring of the Ancelotti era with a sublime free-kick against Bournemouth... Read the rest of the article »
Watch Cristiano Ronaldo and co take on Landon Donavan’s LA Galaxy in the 2013 Guinness International Champions Cup on August 1, 2013
Preview: Dangerious LA Galaxy to test Ancelotti
MLS giants LA Galaxy take on a star-studded Real Madrid side for the fourth time in as many years and would be looking to finally get the better of the Castilians, something they have never done so in the last three encounters. Last year, the game between the two sides was a one-sided affair as Madrid romped their way to a thumping 5-1 win. However... Read the rest of the article »
Carlo Ancelotti comes up against old employers Paris Saint-Germain in Zlatan Ibrahimovic territory for the first time in a mouthwatering friendly encounter on July 27, 2013 in Nya Ullevi, Goteborg.
Preview: Ancelotti looking to get better of former employees
Carlo Ancelotti’s managerial duties at Real Madrid could not have gone to a better start after the Spanish giants thumped AFC Bournemouth 6-0 just a few days back and now, it is time for the new Galacticos manager to look to register a win over a club he guided to the Championnelle in France last season.
Three individuals... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid pay a visit to Stade de Gerland as Carlo Ancelotti takes charge of his second match as Los Blancos coach.
Preview: Ronaldo set to continue fine form against French giants
The Italian manager began his Real Madrid era in style as Ronaldo and Co romped past through Championship side Bournemouth in a 6-0 demolition. Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo led the rampage scoring a brace, with Sami Khedira, Gonzalo Higuain, Angel Di Maria and new arrival Casemiro adding goal apiece.
Madrid will now... Read the rest of the article »
The wait is over for Madridistas. Los Blancos finally kick off their pre-season campaign this Sunday. Find out where to watch AFC Bournemouth vs Real Madrid live on July 21, 2013.
Preview: New chapter begins in English city for Carlo Ancelotti
AFC Bournemouth have never competed in the top flight of English club football. However, thanks to an agreement with Real Madrid FC, home fans will be able to watch some of the world’s top players kick the ball at the Goldsands Stadium.
This priceless opportunity has seen Bournemouth fans go wild. With the first 4,000... Read the rest of the article »
When it comes to sports, soccer dominates above other disciplines. And two world football clubs have an edge over the rest in terms of social media influence; they are Barcelona and Real Madrid.
The pair constitutes what is arguably the hottest club football rivalry on the planet: El Clasico. Now, this classic fight has gone a step higher from the pitch to the social media platform. It is absolutely no wonder how big the impact of Barca and Real Madrid is online, considering the stardom factor of names like Gerard Pique, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Ex-Real Madrid manager Jose... Read the rest of the article »
After a highly successful 2012/2013 campaign for Bayern Munich, Franck Ribery has taken the Ronaldo route in a bid to win the Ballon D’Or this year
While giving an interview to German Bundesliga’s official website, France international, Franck Ribery became the latest addition to a small group of individuals who are officially obsessed with landing the prestigious Ballon D’Or.
“I think that I’ve done everything to be the world’s best player,” said the Bayern Munich star.
The 2012/2013 season has been a phenomenal one... Read the rest of the article »
There is a fifty percent chance that the best player of Europe will be Germany based. However, often bias stands in the way of the journalists and could do so once again.
Ideally, there should be no question about which league the winner should come from. Both the sides in the UEFA Champions League finale represented the Deutsche Fussball League of which one went on to become only the seventh side in history to win the coveted treble and the fourth side to win five European Cups.
Yet, football is dominated by media bias. The media loves La Liga. It is surprising... Read the rest of the article »
Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar had the strongest influence on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube; whereas David Beckham was the winner on Tencent.
The social media data compiled by our friends over at Starcount for the top ten footballers in June 2013 revealed that the Premier League still has some walls to scale when it comes to player popularity.
La Liga vastly garnered the most attention, with its superstars Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Kaka underlining the weight of Real Madrid and Barcelona’s online fan base, along with... Read the rest of the article »
Portugal's one goal victory over Russia will have given them a boost of confidence, while Croatia's shock home defeat against Scotland has Igor Stimac asking questions.
Croatia will meet in Switzerland on Monday, after both teams earned two very different results in their previous match on Friday. Igor Stimac's men were stunned at home 0-1 by a goal from Snodgrass in the first half. The Croats realistically only have themselves to blame after having 19 shots, with only two hitting the target.
Paulo Bento's side comes in fresh off a confidence lifting victory... Read the rest of the article »
Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates face a must win at the Estádio da Luz on Friday against Russia.
Portugal has not been all that impressive during their World Cup Qualification, but on Friday, they will have a chance to temporarily erase their mishaps up until now. From six matches played, the Portuguese have only managed three victories, two draws and one defeat.
Their three victories came twice against Azerbaijan, while the third came against Luxembourg in September of 2012, after Paulo... Read the rest of the article »
Friday night will determine which team, between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid, will snatch away Barcelona’s Copa del Rey title.
Ahead of the big kick-off, we take you through five different angles related to the 2013 Spanish Cup final. We look into Real Madrid’s defensive line-up, Jose Mourinho’s obligation to win the title, Iker Casillas’ miserable time on the bench, Atletico Madrid’s incredible form in Cup Finals during the past three years, and the influence of their two super strikers – Radamel... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid will face Espanyol away from home on Saturday. Los Blancos seek victory for the sake of pride before Barcelona play away to Atletico on Sunday.
Espanyol team news
Espanyol will be without Cristian Alvarez, Felipe Mattioni and Samuele Longo. Goalkeeper Kiko Casilla expressed his horror at conceding three early goals against Sevilla last weekend. He described that as the team’s “worst 30 minutes under Javier Aguirre” in which the players “were very uncomfortable”.
Expect Espanyol to tighten up their... Read the rest of the article »
11 points separate Barcelona and Real Madrid with only 12 points to play for. Los Merengues host Malaga on Wednesday in a match that could finally hand the La Liga title to the Catalans.
The La Liga title has been all but confirmed for quite sometime, but a mid-week slip up from Real Madrid could finally confirm what many have known, or at least believed.
Although Tito Vilanova's side could already be crowned champions before their next match against Atletico Madrid, what started off looking like a brilliant campaign for the Blaugrana has slowly lost some of is bright spots.
From... Read the rest of the article »
After being swept aside by the two Bundesliga giants, both Ronaldo and Messi need to give a performance of a lifetime in a bid to steer their clubs out of dire straits.
As things stand, Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich could be set to play each other in the final of the Champions League at Wembley. After dismantling their respective Spanish oppositions in the coldest of fashions possible, there is a high probability of seeing an All-German UCL final for the first time ever.
Bayern Munich beat Barcelona 4-0 in the first leg while Real Madrid were thrashed... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid praying to overturn heavy 4-1 loss to Borussia Dortmund in the semi-finals of the 2012/13 UEFA Champions League
Miami Beach, Florida (April 28, 2013) – Millions of spectators worldwide will keep their eyes locked on their screen during Tuesday’s Real Madrid vs Borussia Dortmund match. Some are anti-Madridistas hoping to witness a confirmation of Los Blancos’ failure to reach the UEFA Champions League final at Wembley. Some are German football fans or, specifically, Borussia Dortmund supporters.... Read the rest of the article »
Down 4-1 from the first leg in Dortmund, can Real Madrid make the impossible comeback they have been talking about since Wednesday night?
Team news and analysis
The big news is that Cristiano Ronaldo is back after missing Saturday’s league derby against Atletico. The UEFA Champions League top scorer has been in the tabloids recently for issues concerning his relationship with girlfriend Irina Shayk. Ronaldo, who strongly refuted The Sun’s report via Twitter, will be hoping to rebuild his tarnished image with a perfect... Read the rest of the article »
Watch the ‘Only One’ guide Cristiano Ronaldo and co. in an attempt to end Real Madrid’s German hoodoo; Mourinho takes the Spanish giants to Dortmund where they last lost 2-1.
Miami Beach, Florida (April 21, 2013) – After Bayern’s home match against FC Barcelona, the eyes of UEFA Champions League lovers will remain in Germany on Wednesday. LiveSoccerTV.com (@LiveSoccerTV) offers you extensive listings to know where to watch Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid at 14:45 EST / 18:45 EST / 20:45 CET on April 24, 2013.
On Saturday, the Germans registered a 2-0... Read the rest of the article »
Tonight Dortmund play host to Real Madrid in the first-leg of the Champions League semi-final, among other things certain key battles on the pitch will decide who carries an advantage to the second leg.
Cristiano Ronaldo VS Neven Subotic
The biggest threat of the night for Jurgen Klopp will come from Cristiano Ronaldo. Although the Portugal international has always been overshadowed by Lionel Messi, his statistics are equally astonishing and mind-boggling.
This season, he has already scored 46 goals in 45 games, with 11 of those coming in 10 Champions League outings. During his... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid have a chance to bounce back from the mistakes that saw them lose 3-2 away to Galatasaray. Los Blancos will play Bilbao on Sunday. Will Casillas finally be the man in post?
Team news and analysis
This season, Athletic Bilbao are nowhere near equalling the achievements they had in 2012. By this time, last year, the team had life in Europe. The 2011/12 UEFA Europa League runners-up are suffering from inconsistency in La Liga this season. Bilbao have very little to play for as they rank 14th in the table. Staying clear from the relegation zone is definitely not sufficient... Read the rest of the article »