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During their first ever visit to Eibar's Ipurua Stadium, Los Blancos managed to build upon the lead created by James and CR7 during the first half.
Real Madrid's season so far has been almost perfect. Los Blancos earned today their tenth victory in La Liga against Eibar, a venue b which they had never visited before. Carlo Ancelotti's team reached thirty points and will comfortably keep their first place for another week.
The reigning European champion dominated most of the game, particularly the first half, enjoying most of the ball possession... Read the rest of the article »
On November 22, watch Eibar host European Champion Real Madrid for the first time ever. Los Blancos know this kind of match could be difficult for them despite the gap between both teams.
The game between Eibar and Real Madrid has the likes of a National Holiday for the small community of Guipuzcoa. For the first time in their 74-year history, the red and blue team will host Los Blancos while playing in La Liga. For Real Madrid, this could be a more complicated match than projected, since this kind of teams enter the pitch against them with nothing to lose.
For Eibar, this will... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid's boss also referred to Xabi Alonso's words about Manuel Neuer as a possible winner of this year's Golden Ball, snubbing Cristiano Ronaldo.
Carlo Ancelotti still has some doubts about who will take Luka Modric's spot in Real Madrid's lineup. After the Croatian midfielder's injury, the Italian manager trusts whoever takes his place will perform his duties correctly.
"I'm still thinking about it. The natural option would be Khedira and the other one would be Isco. Both of them can cover that position for us, I think that the... Read the rest of the article »
The former Real Madrid and Barcelona striker stated that Cristiano Ronaldo is having an outstanding year, and it would be unfair not to give him the award.
In a time period where everyone is voicing their thoughts about who will be crowned as the Best Player of the World, Brazilian legend Ronaldo stated he believes Cristiano Ronaldo would be the right candidate to win it. The two-time Ballon D'Or winner compared CR7's season with Lionel Messi's performance, establishing a difference between the players.
"I think Ronaldo will win it again this... Read the rest of the article »
The German midfielder is set for a Real Madrid exit, but he won't be heading to London.
London duo Arsenal and Chelsea have been dealt a huge blow in the transfer marker as German target Sami Khedira has reportedly signed a pre-contract with Bundesliga giants Germany.
According to radio station Cadena Ser (per London Evening Standard), Pep Guardiola has won the battle to land the Real Madrid ace's signature, and will be handed a substantial salary package by the Bavarians once... Read the rest of the article »
According to Spanish radio station Cope, the 27-year-old Blaugrana star has grown frustrated with the club's board, who have questioned Messi's commitment to the Catalan giants.
Rumors of a Barcelona exit for Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has been in full-drive recently.
Suggestions of a Camp Nou departure has all been sparked by recent comments made by Messi to Ole newspaper in which the four-time Ballon d'Or winner admits he may not end his football career at Barcelona.
"I've always said that I would love to stay forever in Barcelona, but sometimes... Read the rest of the article »
The 29-year-old Real Madrid attacker's looks has become a hot topic recently, with another football star following suit of Manuel Neuer in blasting the Portuguese ace.
Everyone seems to be taking a jab at “pretty boy” Ronaldo nowadays.
On Monday, Germany and Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, who is in contention with the Real Madrid star for the 2014 Ballon d'Or, named in the 23-man shortlist, blasted the Portuguese ace when discussing his chances of winning the prestigious award, saying in an interview:
"I'm simply a goalkeeper... Read the rest of the article »
The Croatian midfielder was removed from the pitch during the match against Italy, which ended up with a 1-1 draw.
Croatian midfielder Luka Modric may be out for six weeks after coming down with an injury to his quadriceps. His recovery time will be detemined later this week after the proper medical tests are performed on the player.
Boris Nemec, head of medical services for Croatia's National Team, spoke about Modric's injury.
"It's not looking too good. We think he's hurt his quads, particularly... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Arsenal boss, Messi's inability to match the Real Madrid star in the goalscoring charts will play against his morale
According to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, Cristiano Ronaldo's fine form in front of goal will play against Argentine attacker Lionel Messi's “morale”.
The Real Madrid star, who surpassed European Championships' all-time top-scorer Jon Dahl Tomasson on Friday with his 23rd strike, kicked off this season with a bang, topping the Spanish Primera Division goalscoring charts with 18... Read the rest of the article »
According to Xavi, the Argentine ace would be even better in the English Premier League, a scene La Liga rival Cristiano Ronaldo once dominated.
Remember that age-old argument Cristiano Ronaldo fans use when debating the Portuguese star's dominance over Lionel Messi? “Ronaldo succeeded in the English Premier League, the toughest league IN THE WORLD!” Well, Xavi has now presented the Argentine's rebuttal.
According to the Spanish midfielder, his Barcelona team-mate and four-time Ballon d'Or winner would thrive in the English... Read the rest of the article »
Fresh off reports that Mesut Ozil had finally reached a settlement with his father, more information regarding the duo's split has been revealed.
Earlier this week, it was revealed that Arsenal star Mesut Ozil had finally reached a settlement in the ongoing legal battle with his father, who had sued the 26-year-old after being fired.
Naturally, any family feud will generally spill over into a business relationship. But what makes this story even more interesting is some new information apparently uncovered by Spanish publication MARCA.
The... Read the rest of the article »
The German midfielder was rumored to be willing to change leagues in the upcoming transfer window, with such teams as Bayern, Arsenal and Chelsea looking to sign him.
Sami Khedira dismissed rumors that placed him in almost every top team in the upcoming transfer window. The German midfielder stated he is happy living in Madrid and has no intention whasoever of leaving the current European champion.
"Right now, I don't see any reason why I would want to leave. Real Madrid is a great club which I love, and there's no reason to think I want to leave. This... Read the rest of the article »
Match organizers express their shock at the lack of ticket sales, as football fans pass up on the opportunity to watch the world's best two players go head to head.
Given that Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are recognized as the two best players in the world currently, one may assume football fans will do everything possible to get a glimpse of the Liga BBVA stars in action.
Now pit the two aces against one another, and the bar is raised to a much higher level. This is the case for November 18, which will see the Barcelona and Real Madrid attackers... Read the rest of the article »
Despite just arriving in Spain, the Welsh star could be set for a shock return to England.
Although Gareth Bale just arrived at Real Madrid in a blockbuster deal last summer, reports have consistently linked the speedy attacker with an exit.
The capital club forked out about £85 million to bring in the Welsh star form Tottenham and after a difficult settling in period, the 25-year-old quickly became a instrumental part in Carlo Ancelotti's side, scoring vital goals in the Copa... Read the rest of the article »
How long will Real Madrid’s incredible perfect run last in the UEFA Champions League, La Liga and the Copa del Rey? French defender Raphael Varane has big ambitions…
It must be noted that Los Blancos’ record of 13 straight wins is not only due to Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema’s excellent partnership upfront. The defence has played a great role in that with Carlo Ancelotti finding the correct balance across the field, since their defeat to Atletico Madrid in September.
It involves as many as six clean sheets in the last 10 matches in all... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners midfielder has struck an out of court settlement with Mustafa Ozil after being sued by his very own father
Many rumors have been circulating around as to what is the cause of Mesut Ozil's demise at Arsenal. After displaying his impressive talents upon arrival at the Emirates, the German's performance took a huge dip when the second half of last season was ushered in.
Enter the new season, and with a World Cup medal under his belt, many expected the former Real Madrid playmaker to recapture his form... Read the rest of the article »
The Blancos manager appears to be satisfied with the current players at his disposal
La Liga giants Real Madrid will not pursue any new signings when the January transfer window swings open, hinted Los Blancos boss Carlo Ancelotti.
The 10-time Champions League winner, led by two-time Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo, French striker Karim Benzema, Welsh ace Gareth Bale, and summer acquisitions James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos are flying in the Spanish Primera Divison, as well... Read the rest of the article »
The Real Madrid star is fighting back against claims he made some nasty comments about rival Lionel Messi.
Given their star capability it is not surprising that Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are rivals and will continue to be until one of them retires.
Fans of the duo are often fighting incessantly about who is better, with neither side willing to compromise. However, generally it has been reported that despite the animosity that exists among some of their supporters, both the Portuguese and... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese player also received the Di Stefano award, given every year to the league's Most Valuable Player.
Cristiano Ronaldo received today the Pichichi award, given every year to La Liga's top scorer, and the Alfredo DiStefano trophy, delivered to the Most Valuable Player of the Spanish tournament. During the ceremony, the Portuguese superstar paid his respect to the late Di Stefano, who passed away earlier this year.
"I want to take this opportunity to say it's a pity not to have Don Alfredo... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid vs Rayo Vallecano comes to you live online or on television on Saturday, November 8, 2014. Get broadcast listings for clash on LiveSoccerTV.com.
It’s time for Los Blancos to step onto the pitch again and they are beaming with confidence. In fact, it has been 14 years since Real Madrid last failed to defeat Rayo Vallecano. How likely are they to suffer an upset in front of their own fans this weekend?
The Spanish giants were not convincing in midweek as Karim Benzema’s lone goal made the difference against a weak Liverpool... Read the rest of the article »