Bayern, Madrid build strong leads in Champions League

Feb 16, 2017

Bayern, Madrid build strong leads in Champions League

Bayern Munich answered its critics with a comprehensive 5-1 rout of Arsenal in the first leg of their Champions League clash to move a step closer to the quarterfinals on Wednesday. Thiago Alcantara struck twice in a superb performance, and Arjen Robben, Robert Lewandowski ...

Dec 30, 2016

Agent: Ronaldo rejects move to China

World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has turned down the chance to leave Real Madrid for an unnamed Chinese club for a transfer fee of €300 million ($315.24 million), his agent said on Thursday. Speaking to Sky Italia at the Globe Soccer Awards ...

Dec 20, 2016

Real Madrid transfer ban lowered to one window by CAS

Real Madrid’s ban on signing players has been reduced to one transfer window after the club’s appeal against a FIFA punishment for illegally buying under-age foreigners was partially upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Tuesday. A CAS statement said world ...

Real Madrid arrives in Japan for Club World Cup

Dec 12, 2016

Real Madrid arrives in Japan for Club World Cup

After a sleepless 13-hour flight from Spain, Brazilian defender Marcelo said Monday he is delighted to be in Japan and ready to help European champions Real Madrid win the Club World Cup. “I could not sleep (on the flight) but we are delighted that ...