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Could this be one of the shortest signings in the history of football?
Spanish La Liga giants terminated the contract of Sergi Guardiola, just hours after securing his signature. Guardiola, 24, had been signed by the Catalans on Monday morning and unveiled in the afternoon for the Barca B side. However, by evening, his contract was terminated due to what the club described as ‘’offensive tweets.’’
It was discovered that the youngster... Read the rest of the article »
Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid are planning to raid Camp Nou and sign one of Barcelona’s biggest stars.
According to Sport, Los Blancos president Florentino Perez is reportedly obsessed with Neymar and is willing to facilitate a big-money move for the Brazilian. The Ballon d'Or nominee is one of the most wanted footballers in different leagues across the world, with English Premier League giants Manchester United being one of them. The former Santos man has a contract with the Catalans that lasts... Read the rest of the article »
It seems money is not a problem to Cristiano Ronaldo, if his latest mansion is anything to go by.
The Real Madrid star took reporters through this luxurious mansion, revealing how it feels to be the highest paid footballer in the world.
In the two-minute video, Ronaldo casually takes the cameramen through the living room, bedroom, dining room and the backyard of his expensive mansion. According to Goal, the Mansion is reportedly worth £3.9 million, a price tag that seems like a drop... Read the rest of the article »
It seems Gerard Pique is not the type to keep matters to himself especially when his side is winning major trophies.
Earlier today, after winning the FIFA Club World Cup with Barcelona in Japan, the Spain international revisited his feud with Real Madrid player Alvaro Arbeloa and Real Sociedad’s Estaban Granero, formerly of Real Madrid. The Barca centre-back tweeted 25 trophy emojis and added the caption, ''For my superiors.’’
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He was referring to an earlier... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona star forward Lionel Messi resumed training on Friday after missing Thursday’s session due to what was described as ''personal reasons.’’
His conspicuous absence on Thursday raised eyebrows, given the fact that he had just returned from injury last month. There were speculations that the Argentine had picked up yet another injury ahead of their weekend game against Derpotivo La Coruna.
Messi dismissed the rising fears of a possible injury by turning up for the training session on Thursday and looked fit enough to face their... Read the rest of the article »
Flash, a Portuguese publication, claims that the celebrated winger was on a spending spree in his most recent trip to Morocco.
According to the tabloid magazine, Ronaldo, 30, spent close to 1.5 million Euros with his friends in the North African nation. Lately, the Real Madrid forward has been making several trips to Morocco to meet his Moroccan friend Badr Hari, who is also a heavyweight kickboxer.
The recent relationship between the two has raised eyebrows with some reports suggesting that he could be dating a Moroccan... Read the rest of the article »
Neymar Jr has made history for being the first ever Barcelona player to win La Liga Player of the Month award.
According to Barcelona’s official website, the talented Brazilian was named La Liga Player of the Month for November. This comes just a few weeks after he was named as part of the three finalists for the FIFA Ballon d’Or award to be held in early January.
Despite winning a treble last season, no Barcelona player managed to win the La Liga Player of the Month award in any given... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano has been sentenced to 12 months in jail for tax evasion.
However, the former West Ham and Liverpool man will not serve any time in prison, reports Spanish publication Sport. In Spain, individuals serving sentences of less than two years are not required to serve any time in jail, unless the offense has something to do with violent crime.
Mascherano was found guilty of two separate tax evasion offences which took place in 2011 and 2012. As a result... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale has refused to call his team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo the best player in the world.
During an interview with Spanish media, Bale revealed that he has a good relationship with the talented Portuguese winger, but the media always looks for a reason to bring conflict between them. Although the former Spurs heaped praises on the former Manchester United player during the interview, he refused to call him the best player in the world.
The interviewer asked him twice whether or not... Read the rest of the article »
Luis Suarez opened the scoresheet for FC Barcelona against their hosts Valencia in a closely-contested La Liga match on Saturday.
The former Liverpool man powered home a terrific shot against their hosts in the 59th minute of the game after receiving a through ball from midfield. The goal was his 13th of the season for the Catalans in 13 appearances in La Liga.
However, there was a little bit of controversy surrounding the well-taken goal, as some fans on social media believed that the Uruguayan was offside.
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The famous striking force of Benzema, Bale and Cristiano, famously known as BBC were both on the score sheet.
By the 38th minute, Real Madrid were already leading by four goals. The embattled Benzema scored a brace in the 4th and 16th minute, then Gareth Bale added one for Los Blancos in the 35th minute, before Cristiano Ronaldo sealed the first half 4-0 victory with yeother cool finish. But it was his reaction after Benzema's goal that raised eyebrows. Ronaldo kept on appealing for a penalty seconds... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese star had arrived at the Ipurua for Real Madrid’s La Liga match against Eibar when the home fans started chanting Messi’s name.
A footage released by Spanish TV network Canal+ shows a visibly angry Ronaldo lamenting to an assistant of Rafa Benitez after a section of fans were heard chanting ‘’Messi! Messi! Messi!’’ when the Portugal international arrived in Eibar. This was probably to undermine and intimidate him ahead of the crucial fixture away from the Santiago Bernabeu.
Somehow, the tactic... Read the rest of the article »
The Colombia international believes he has not showcased his full potential under Real Madrid coach Rafa Benitez.
According to Spanish newspaper Marca, the talented forward, who was substituted for the umpteenth time against Eibar at the Ipurua, is probably seeking for greener pastures away from the Santiago Bernabeu.
The 24-year-old is reportedly frustrated at Madrid since he believes the former Liverpool coach does not have confidence in him. In his defence, Benitez claims that Rodriguez has great potential... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian has been linked with a possible move to Real Madrid but he now claims he is going nowhere.
Barcelona star Neymar Jr. reportedly turned down a huge offer from La Liga giants Real Madrid for a possible move to the Santiago Bernabeu, reports ESPN FC. The story suggests that the former Santos man had been secretly approached by Real Madrid agents for a possible world-record move. Sky Sports’ Spanish football expert Guillem Balague also claimed that Barca are currently struggling to offer... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese winger has reportedly revealed that he has no intentions of joining any other club apart from Paris Saint-German if he ever leaves Real Madrid.
According to The Sun, sources close to the 30-year-old claim that he is comfortable at Madrid but if he ever decides to leave due to unavoidable circumstances, then Paris Saint-Germain will be his next destination.
Ronaldo had been linked with a possible return to Manchester United next summer but if the latest reports are true, then Man United fans can as well forget about seeing him play at... Read the rest of the article »
Rafael Benitez’s men need nothing less than a victory against Eibar if they have to catch up with league leaders FC Barcelona.
As Los Blancos travel to the smallest stadium in La Liga, with the capacity of 6,267, on Sunday, they will be aware of the fact that if they fail to collect maximum points out of the fixture, their manager Rafa Benitez risks losing his job after two league defeats in a row against Sevilla and Barcelona. Unfortunately for them, they face a team that has only lost twice this season and are placed at... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga defending champions FC Barcelona host Real Sociedad in a match where the home team will hope to continue with their goal-scoring spree.
FC Barcelona look quite unstoppable right now, after demolishing their bitter rivals Real Madrid in La Liga and Roma in the Champions League consecutively. To prove their recent good form, Luis Enrique’s men have scored a total of 10 goals past their last two opponents, who are much more superior than Real Sociedad.
However, on the other hand, the Basques are still fresh from a morale-boosting... Read the rest of the article »
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.
But despite the controversy... Read the rest of the article »