Category: Real Madrid

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo rested for La Liga trip to Leganes

Though the 2017-18 season is far from over, Ross Dyer and Steve Nicol make their picks for the winners of the major title races in Europe. Stevie Nicol doesn’t believe movement is on the horizon for Toni Kroos or Christian Pulisic, but feels Alexandre Lacazette’s future with Arsenal is in […]

Thibaut Courtois happy at Chelsea but agent would talk to Real Madrid

ESPN FC’s Steve Nicol worries that Chelsea might lose Thibaut Courtois if they don’t act quickly and get him signed to a new contract. Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has again admitted to uncertainty over his future, saying he may sign a new contract to stay “for many years” but also […]

Transfer Rater Hector Bellerin to Real Madrid Amadou Diawara to Spurs

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper. Here are today’s top five emerging […]

Zinedine Zidane should use La Liga to groom rebuild the confidence of Real Madrids B team

Zinedine Zidane suggests that Cristiano Ronaldo needs a break ahead of Real’s La Liga game at Leganes. Steve Nicol explains why Real Madrid’s defence remains a cause for concern despite the club’s victory at Real Betis. Real Madrid’s Zinedine Zidane feels his side can replicate their 3-1 first leg win […]

Real Madrid’s Marco Asensio on Chelsea Arsenal Liverpool transfer lists

Zinedine Zidane lauded his two wide-men, Marco Asensio and Lucas Vazquez, after Real Madrid came out on top in a eight-goal thriller against Real Betis. Stevie Nicol doesn’t believe movement is on the horizon for Toni Kroos or Christian Pulisic, but feels Alexandre Lacazette’s future with Arsenal is in question. […]

Marco Asensios blistering form must force Zinedine Zidane to abandon the BBC

Zinedine Zidane lauded his two wide-men, Marco Asensio and Lucas Vazquez, after Real Madrid came out on top in a eight-goal thriller against Real Betis. After trailing 2-1 at halftime, Marco Asensio and Real Madrid stormed back to a 5-3 win over Real Betis at the Benito Villamarin. After trailing […]

Predicting Europe’s big winners at season’s end

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Real Madrid Zinedine Zidane positive of Marcelo Toni Kroos Luka Modric fitness

Zinedine Zidane lauded his two wide-men, Marco Asensio and Lucas Vazquez, after Real Madrid came out on top in a eight-goal thriller against Real Betis. After trailing 2-1 at halftime, Marco Asensio and Real Madrid stormed back to a 5-3 win over Real Betis at the Benito Villamarin. After trailing […]

Leganes vs. Real Madrid – Football Match Preview – February 21, 2018

Zinedine Zidane hopes to see Real Madrid maintain their impressive run of form when they take on Leganes in LaLiga on Wednesday.Zidane has found himself under pressure this term as last season’s champions sit fourth in the table, 17 points behind runaway leaders Barcelona.But Real have seen their form improve […]

Zidane: It’s better for Real if Ronaldo doesn’t play

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Transfer Rater: Toni Kroos to Manchester United and Justin Kluivert to Barcelona

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper. Here are today’s top five emerging […]

Real Madrid’s Marco Asensio shaves friend’s header after scoring vs. Betis

Real Madrid star Marco Asensio has made good on his goal celebration during Sunday’s 5-3 La Liga win at Real Betis by shaving the head of a mate. After heading in the opening goal at the Benito Villamarin, Asensio ran his hand over his hair in a gesture that he […]

PSG star Neymar trolled by Leganes ahead of Real Madrid fixture

La Liga club Leganes have trolled Paris Saint-Germain attacker Neymar with a typically smart poster for Wednesday evening’s hosting of Real Madrid. Neymar and PSG were in the Spanish capital last week for a Champions League round of 16 first-leg tie at the Bernabeu, which Zinedine Zidane’s side won 3-1 […]

Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo nominated for Portugal Player of the Year

Steve Nicol explains why Real Madrid’s defence remains a cause for concern despite the club’s victory at Real Betis. Zinedine Zidane lauded his two wide-men, Marco Asensio and Lucas Vazquez, after Real Madrid came out on top in a eight-goal thriller against Real Betis. Cristiano Ronaldo has been nominated for […]

Man United prioritise Real Madrid’s Kroos as key summer transfer target

ESPN FC’s Craig Burley addresses rumours surrounding a potential Aguero-Hazard swap, moves for Memphis Depay, Julian Weigl and more. Clubs are slowly turning their eyes toward the summer window, and Transfer Talk has the updates on all the latest rumours. United make Kroos key summer target We’ve already heard that […]

Injured Marcelo misses Real Madrid training a doubt to face Leganes

Zinedine Zidane lauded his two wide-men, Marco Asensio and Lucas Vazquez, after Real Madrid came out on top in a eight-goal thriller against Real Betis. Steve Nicol explains why Real Madrid’s defence remains a cause for concern despite the club’s victory at Real Betis. After trailing 2-1 at halftime, Marco […]

Player Power Rankings: Burley’s message to Neymar

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Marco Asensio grabs top spot in Player Power Rankings with a brace at Real Betis

After trailing 2-1 at halftime, Marco Asensio and Real Madrid stormed back to a 5-3 win over Real Betis at the Benito Villamarin. After trailing 2-1 at halftime, Marco Asensio and Real Madrid stormed back to a 5-3 win over Real Betis at the Benito Villamarin. Olivier Giroud extended Chelsea’s […]

Real Madrid still work in progress Man United win dominated by VAR

More than most games they’ll play this season, Real Madrid’s 3-2, come-from-behind victory over Real Betis lends itself to different readings depending on your point of view. Compared to the win over Paris Saint-Germain, Zinedine Zidane opted to drop Isco and Karim Benzema and instead unleashed Marco Asensio and Lucas […]

Xavi backs PSG to knock Real Madrid out of Champions League

Neymar and Edinson Cavani led the charge as PSG shook off their midweek defeat at Real Madrid with a 5-2 win over Strasbourg. Neymar’s close control in the Strasbourg penalty area puts PSG back in front at the Parc des Princes. Paris Saint-Germain can still eliminate Real Madrid from this […]