Karanka thrilled with Casillas return

Real Madrid assistant coach Aitor Karanka has expressed his delight at Iker Casillas` return to the first-team squad.

Messi demands Barcelona step up for Clasico

Lionel Messi has issued a rallying cry for Barcelona to step up their game against Real Madrid after they were forced to come from behind to beat Sevilla 2-1 on Saturday night.

Mourinho hasn`t told Casillas why he was dropped: Karanka

The retired defender believes the coach`s decisions should not be questioned and thinks the Portuguese does not owe the public an explanation for his actions.