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Spain
Panic at the Bernabeu
08:00 Sunday 22nd September 2019

Have you read the book--sorry, what am I saying? Have you seen the film where the baby is born into an obscenely wealthy family, grows up wanting for nothing, graduates from the best university not because his parents have money but because…

Spain
2019/20 Real Madrid La Liga preview
19:01 Thursday 15th August 2019

They say enjoy your success while it lasts. Real Madrid surely did that winning three Champions Leagues on the bounce. Unfortunately for Los Blancos, as they say, it doesn't last. The Spanish giants are now on the opposite end of the…

Managerial News
Is Zidane's return to Real Madrid bad news for this World Cup hero?
15:00 Thursday 21st March 2019

Real Madrid announced former manager Zinedine Zidane’s return last week. He delivered an immediate impact. A comfortable home win against relegation-threatened Celta Vigo made it seem like the 46-year-old never left. His return also signifies…

International
FIFA FIFPro World XI: Which players merit selection?
09:00 Thursday 13th September 2018

In the footballing galaxy, September is defined by three events; international window, Champions League and FIFA Best Awards. Of the trio, it can be argued the latter is most eagerly anticipated. Over the past decade, attempting to oust…

Spain
Can Thibaut Courtois displace Keylor Navas at Real Madrid?
15:00 Friday 31st August 2018

Thibaut Courtois was forewarned. Keylor Navas wasn't ready for new companions, especially goalkeepers. Not the Belgium international. Not even young Andriy Lunin. The Costa Rican sounded this warning after Real Madrid's 2-1 victory…

World Cup
8 Real Madrid players outperforming all others in the World Cup
15:00 Saturday 30th June 2018

Real Madrid has been the top team on the planet for a while now. Four Champions Leagues in five years backs that claim. Los Blancos won those titles under two different managers. While Carlo Ancelotti and Zinedine Zidane both deserve credit,…

Spain
3 top players who could leave Real Madrid this summer
09:00 Wednesday 16th May 2018

It is no secret that Real Madrid love transfers. Their squad is stacked in quality and quantity. President Florentino Perez is a fan of the Galactico signings, whilst manager Zinedine Zidane prefers to promote youngsters into the first…

Champions League
Keylor Navas, James Rodriguez, and Sergio Ramos shine in Champions League second leg
08:30 Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich was a game to rekindle one's love of the beautiful game. It had everything. Drama, tension, intensity, fouls, goals, errors, controversy, sorrow, joy. It was a rollercoaster. Joshua Kimmich drew first blood,…

Opinion
Tottenham Hotspur vs Real Madrid: A combined XI
12:00 Tuesday 31st October 2017

Nights do not come much bigger than this. Tottenham Hotspur welcome Spanish giants Real Madrid on Wednesday, knowing a victory would stencil them into the history books and all-but guarantee qualification. Both sides boast an impressive starting…

Opinion
Manchester United must find a way to benefit if they lose David de Gea
21:00 Monday 1st May 2017

The protracted transfer saga involving David de Gea, Manchester United and Real Madrid is bordering on the ridiculous of late, with so many rumours flying around that it is incredibly difficult to differentiate between fact and fiction. Many…

Opinion
Selling their soul didn't pay off for Barcelona in El Clásico
16:45 Sunday 4th December 2016

It took the full ninety minutes but this weekend's renewal of El Clásico at the Nou Camp proved there isn't much to separate Barcelona and Real Madrid on the pitch. Los Blancos were the aggressors with the clearer chances in the first half…

European Football
Will Costa Rica Or The Netherlands Book Their Place To The World Cup Semi Finals?
13:00 Saturday 5th July 2014

Louis Van Gaal's decision to introduce Klaas-Jan Huntelaar in the final quarter of the Netherlands last-16 clash with Mexico was an inspired one as the Schalke hotshot not only scored a last-minute penalty for the Dutch, but also assisted Wesley…