Barca loses Suarez for four weeks with injury

Aug 18, 2017

Barca loses Suarez for four weeks with injury

After losing Neymar for good, Barcelona will also face the first month of the Spanish League season without Luis Suarez. Barcelona said on Thursday that Suarez will be sidelined for at least four weeks after medical tests revealed a knee injury in his right leg. That ...

Ronaldo describes ban as 'persecution'

Aug 17, 2017

Ronaldo describes ban as 'persecution'

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has bitterly criticized his five-game suspension for pushing a referee who had sent him off, describing the ban as "persecution." Ronaldo wrote on his Instagram account on Wednesday that "it is impossible to remain silent in this situation, 5 games!! It ...

Ronaldo banned for five games after pushing ref

Aug 15, 2017

Ronaldo banned for five games after pushing ref

Cristiano Ronaldo lost his cool, and now Real Madrid has lost its main man for five matches at the start of the Spanish season. Ronaldo was banned for five games on Monday after shoving a referee who sent him off for diving in Madrid's 3-1 ...

Real Madrid coach Zidane's contract extension a done deal

Aug 12, 2017

Real Madrid coach Zidane's contract extension a done deal

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane confirmed on Saturday he will sign a contract extension in the near future with the club he has guided to back-to-back Champions League titles. "I'm happy because it's a sign of confidence, that we have done good work," Zidane told ...

Madrid outclasses United to claim Super Cup

Aug 9, 2017

Madrid outclasses United to claim Super Cup

Real Madrid eased to a 2-1 victory over Manchester United to win the Super Cup on Tuesday, with goals in each half from Casemiro and Isco. Cristiano Ronaldo watched most of the end-to-end action from the bench, while his teammates outclassed United on a hot ...

Aug 8, 2017

Mourinho eyes Bale

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has sent a message in the direction of UEFA Super Cup opponents Real Madrid by declaring his readiness to bring Gareth Bale to Old Trafford. Speaking to reporters in the Macedonian capital of Skopje on Monday, Mourinho said he would ...

Barcelona edges Madrid in 'El Clasico Miami'

Jul 30, 2017

Barcelona edges Madrid in 'El Clasico Miami'

Gerard Pique delivered Barcelona's match winner over Real Madrid on Saturday as "El Clasico Miami" lived up to the hype. The Spanish international steered in a Neymar free-kick in the 50th minute to seal a 3-2 win for the Catalan giants in front of 66,014 ...

Chelsea works out deal to acquire Real Madrid's Morata

Jul 20, 2017

Chelsea works out deal to acquire Real Madrid's Morata

Chelsea has reached an agreement to buy Spain international striker Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid for a reported €80 million ($92.2 million), the two clubs announced on Wednesday. "Chelsea Football Club and Real Madrid have agreed terms for the transfer of Alvaro Morata to Stamford ...

Ronaldo not leaving Real Madrid, team president says

Jun 20, 2017

Ronaldo not leaving Real Madrid, team president says

Cristiano Ronaldo will be staying at Spanish giant Real Madrid and no offer has been received to tempt him away, club president Florentino Perez insisted Tuesday. Unhappy Ronaldo has been linked to Manchester United and other top clubs after reportedly threatening to leave Real and ...

Ronaldo looking to leave Real Madrid over tax row

Jun 17, 2017

Ronaldo looking to leave Real Madrid over tax row

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave the club and Spain after being accused of committing tax fraud in the country, a report in Portuguese sports daily A Bola said on Friday. The newspaper said its story was based on a reliable source and ...