Real Madrid recovery halted by three Valencia penalties and own-goal
Real Madrid were thrashed 4-1 at struggling Valencia on Sunday as Carlos Soler scored a hat-trick of penalties to raise further doubts over La Liga's reigning champions.
Zidane says Real deserved point after fightback at Gladbach
Zinedine Zidane insisted Real Madrid deserved a point after Casemiro scored a last-gasp equaliser as the Spanish giants fought back from two goals down to snatch a 2-2 draw at Borussia Moenchengladbach on Tuesday and avoid a fourth straight Champions League defeat.
Real Madrid ease pressure on Zidane with rousing victory over Barca
Real Madrid averted a crisis in the best possible way on Saturday by beating Barcelona 3-1 in the first empty Clasico, landing an early blow in La Liga's title race.
Defiant Zidane urges Real Madrid to come out fighting against Barcelona
Zinedine Zidane says he has the full support of Real Madrid president Florentino Perez and has called on his players to turn their season around by beating Barcelona on Saturday.
Zidane calls for calm after Real Madrid stunned by Shakhtar Donetsk
Zinedine Zidane called for cool heads after Real Madrid lost 3-2 in their Champions League opener at home to a depleted Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday, their second consecutive defeat ahead of the Clasico against Barcelona on Saturday.
Real Madrid suffer 0-1 shocking defeat to Cadiz
Real Madrid suffered their first LaLiga defeat of the season as they went down 1-0 in dismal fashion at home to minnows, Cadiz, yesterday. Promoted Cadiz set about disrupting the defending champions from the off and took a deserved lead through Anthony Lozano’s 16th-minute effort. Thibaut Courtois denied Lozano a second before half-time when Zinedine…
Hazard 'ready' for Madrid return, says Zidane
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said on Tuesday Belgium's Eden Hazard is set to return to play after missing the opening two games of the La Liga season with an ankle problem.
Everton sign James Rodriguez from Real Madrid
Everton completed the signing of James Rodriguez from Real Madrid on Monday, reuniting the Colombian playmaker with manager Carlo Ancelotti for the third time. The Premier League club is reported to have paid £22 million ($29 million) for the 29-year-old, who was top scorer at the 2014 World Cup. James's performances on the world stage…
Barcelona and Real Madrid to meet in October
Barcelona will play Real Madrid in the first Clasico of the season at Camp Nou on October 25, after the La Liga fixtures were announced on Monday.
Juventus bet on Pirlo becoming new Zidane, Guardiola
A first coaching job and already high expectations, Andrea Pirlo's arrival at Juventus has sparked hopes in Italy that he can follow footballing greats Zinedine Zidane and Pep Guardiola's managerial success.
Guardiola targets 'next step' in Champions League after Man City dump out Real Madrid
Pep Guardiola came out on top in his duel with Zinedine Zidane on Friday and then reminded his Manchester City players that their 2-1 win over Real Madrid that took them into the Champions League quarter-finals was just "one step" in their quest for European success.