Wednesday , August 22 2018

Tag Archives: Real Madrid

Brilliant Bale breaks Liverpool hearts as Real Madrid win Champions League

Kiev, May 27, 2018 (AFP) -Gareth Bale came off the bench to score twice, including one of the all-time great goals in a Champions League final, as Real Madrid beat Liverpool 3-1 in Kiev on Saturday to take the trophy for the third year running. Bale’s jaw-dropping overhead kick in …

Read More »

Real Madrid face formidable PSG test – Barca draw Chelsea, Spurs take on Juve in Champions League last 16

NYON, Switzerland, Dec 11, (RTRS): Holders Real Madrid will have to overcome a sizeable obstacle when the Champions League resumes in February after Monday’s draw pitted the 12-times winners against Paris St Germain. Bidding for a third successive title in Europe’s elite club competition, Real paid a heavy price for …

Read More »

Real bounce back as Atletico down Sevilla – Ceballos scores twice on full debut

MADRID, Sept 23, (AFP): Dani Ceballos scored twice on his full debut as Real Madrid bounced back from a shock midweek defeat to Real Betis with a 2-1 win at Alaves. Earlier, Diego Costa was an interested spectator as Atletico Madrid leapfrogged Sevilla into second thanks to goals from Yannick …

Read More »

‘Bayern were shafted by ref in Madrid’ – Ronaldo wants boos to stop after rescuing Real again

BERLIN, April 19, (Agencies): Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has accused the referee of “shafting” Bayern Munich in their Champions League defeat to Real Madrid. The Bayern chairman was incensed after Cristiano Ronaldo scored a controversial hat-trick as Real overcame 10-man Bayern to seal a 4-2 win in Tuesday’s quarter-final second leg. The …

Read More »

Zidane ‘angry’ as Real surrender lead and top spot – Allegri eases pressure on Higuain after goal drought end

MADRID, Dec 8, (Agencies): Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane criticised his players for switching off against Borussia Dortmund and throwing away a two-goal lead that cost the European champions top place in Champions League Group F on Wednesday. Just as in Dortmund in September, Real conceded a late goal to …

Read More »

Bale fires Real Madrid to opening win, Atletico held – Sporting Gijon edge Bilbao 2-1

BARCELONA, Aug 22, (AFP): A Gareth Bale brace and a Marco Asensio lob helped Real Madrid make light work of Real Sociedad, running out 3-0 winners at Anoeta in their opening game of the season in La Liga. Back from his post-Euro 2016 holidays, Bale was the only member of …

Read More »

Victorious Real Madrid get a heroes welcome – Zidane hails Los Blancos as Simeone ponders future

MADRID, May 29, (AFP): Thousands of Real Madrid fans chanted and waved supporter scarves under a rain of confetti on Sunday in the Spanish capital as the team returned home after an historic 11th European Cup win. An open top bus emblazoned with the word “Campeones” (Champions) carried the team, who …

Read More »

Barca on brink of title in final day showdown – Real set to recall Bale

MADRID, May 13, (AFP): Barcelona have the upper hand in a final day showdown with Real Madrid for the Spanish title on Saturday as they know a victory at Granada will ensure them a 24th La Liga crown. Madrid are a point behind and have to stretch their winning La …

Read More »

Man City not afraid of Real: Pellegrini – Zidane hopeful on Ronaldo, Benzema fitness for 2nd leg

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom, April 27, (AFP): Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini vowed that his team would play with no fear in their Champions League semifinal second leg against Real Madrid following a 0-0 first-leg draw. Missing the injured Cristiano Ronaldo, Madrid created the better chances in Tuesday’s game, but substitute …

Read More »

Zidane fuming as Real Madrid suffer El Clasico hangover – ‘City must cut out mistakes in second leg’

WOLFSBURG, Germany, April 7, (AFP): Zinedine Zidane admitted Real Madrid suffered an El Clasico hangover as they crashed to a 2-0 Champions League quarter-final, first-leg defeat at Wolfsburg on Wednesday. Just five days after ending Barcelona’s 39-game unbeaten run with a 2-1 away win, Real were humbled as Wolfsburg ignored …

Read More »
Translate »
Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial