Rafa Benitez

Rafa Benitez keen to bolster Newcastle squad, unsure of funds available

Rafa Benitez keen to bolster Newcastle squad, unsure of funds available

Former Real Madrid manager Benitez was unhappy with the club`s lack of transfer activity before the season began and Newcastle are on a run of seven league games without a win, which has left them 16th in the table.

Dec 12, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
Mike Ashley puts Newcastle United up for sale

Mike Ashley puts Newcastle United up for sale

The club said they were willing to listen to offers that would be capable of "delivering sustained investment" towards achieving their ambitions in the top flight.

Oct 16, 2017, 23:16 PM IST
Leeds United striker Chris Wood's late strike foils New castle 1-1, leaves Brighton clear four points ahead

Leeds United striker Chris Wood's late strike foils New castle 1-1, leaves Brighton clear four points ahead

Leeds still have some work to do if they are to secure a place in the promotion playoffs but the late leveller leaves them in fourth place -- three points ahead of seventh placed Fulham.

Apr 15, 2017, 10:31 AM IST
Zinedine Zidane: Gareth Bale's hat-trick savours Real Madrid legend's first game in charge

Zinedine Zidane: Gareth Bale's hat-trick savours Real Madrid legend's first game in charge

Zidane's victory in his first game has kept the pressure on Barcelona and Atletico.

Jan 10, 2016, 10:29 AM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo: Is he all set to leave Real Madrid by end of season?

Cristiano Ronaldo: Is he all set to leave Real Madrid by end of season?

Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly set to leave Real Madrid, which gives Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain a huge chance to sign the maverick footballer.

Jan 07, 2016, 09:06 AM IST
Real Madrid drama: Real Reason behind Rafa Benitez's sacking

Real Madrid drama: Real Reason behind Rafa Benitez's sacking

In contrast to what many have imagined, Real Madrid sacked Benetiz for financial reasons.

Jan 06, 2016, 20:24 PM IST
You shouldn`t compare me with Pep Guardiola: Zinedine Zidane

You shouldn`t compare me with Pep Guardiola: Zinedine Zidane

It seems that Zidane has already set his targets for Real Madrid.

Jan 05, 2016, 23:54 PM IST
Rafa Benitez sacked by Real Madrid as head coach, Zinedine Zidane likely to take over: Reports

Rafa Benitez sacked by Real Madrid as head coach, Zinedine Zidane likely to take over: Reports

Benitez was named Carlo Ancelotti’s replacement in June but there was speculation from the outset that several senior players did not welcome the appointment.

Jan 04, 2016, 22:30 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo will retire at Real Madrid: Agent on transfer rumours

Cristiano Ronaldo will retire at Real Madrid: Agent on transfer rumours

Ronaldo has been linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain or former club Manchester United before the end of his career.

Dec 28, 2015, 20:12 PM IST
'Special One' Jose Mourinho not coming back for now, says Real Madrid president

'Special One' Jose Mourinho not coming back for now, says Real Madrid president

Portuguese Mourinho, who spent three seasons at Real from 2010, was dismissed by Chelsea on Thursday.

Dec 18, 2015, 18:00 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo chides Real Madrid for changing managers frequently

Cristiano Ronaldo chides Real Madrid for changing managers frequently

Cristiano Ronaldo speaks up against Real Madrid changing manager frequently. The Portuguese superstar, who has played under four separate coaches at the club, latest being Rafa Benitez.

Dec 12, 2015, 22:38 PM IST
Troubled Karim Benzema earns Rafa Benitez praise with double

Troubled Karim Benzema earns Rafa Benitez praise with double

Karim Benzema is under investigation by French authorities over an apparent attempt to extort money.

Dec 06, 2015, 13:08 PM IST
Real Madrid set to be thrown out of King's Cup

Real Madrid set to be thrown out of King's Cup

Real director Emilio Butragueno said the club`s fate now lay with a judge.

Dec 03, 2015, 11:16 AM IST
Rafa Benitez backs Karim Benzema as a player and a person

Rafa Benitez backs Karim Benzema as a player and a person

Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez has restated his support for French striker Karim Benzema amid increasing criticism of Benzema`s off-field behaviour in his homeland.

Dec 01, 2015, 19:51 PM IST
La Liga: Eibar pose real test for Rafa Benitez's Real Madrid

La Liga: Eibar pose real test for Rafa Benitez's Real Madrid

Real suffered a 0-4 loss against Barcelona last weekend.

Nov 28, 2015, 15:16 PM IST

El Clasico: Ronaldinho redux?

The Santiago Bernabeu was draped in white, as Real Madrid and Barcelona players took to the iconic stadium's hallowed turf.

Nov 24, 2015, 21:20 PM IST
After El Clasico humiliation, Real Madrid fans want Carlo Ancelotti back

After El Clasico humiliation, Real Madrid fans want Carlo Ancelotti back

Real Madrid fans want Carlo Ancelotti after humiliating El Clasico defeat.

Nov 23, 2015, 00:14 AM IST
La Liga 2015-16: Real Madrid cannot let Barcelona slip away

La Liga 2015-16: Real Madrid cannot let Barcelona slip away

Real has the onus of not losing any of their last 22 home games in the league.

Nov 20, 2015, 17:47 PM IST
Real Madrid coach Rafa Benitez praises Cristiano Ronaldo's leadership

Real Madrid coach Rafa Benitez praises Cristiano Ronaldo's leadership

Real Madrid head coach Rafa Benitez has praised his talismanic striker Cristiano Ronaldo's ability to lead from the front as he helped the side win and in the process made history.

Oct 18, 2015, 20:17 PM IST
Rafa Benitez willing to make room in Real's technical staff for Raul Gonzalez

Rafa Benitez willing to make room in Real's technical staff for Raul Gonzalez

Real Madrid head coach Rafael Benitez wants Raul Gonzalez as his staff.

Oct 17, 2015, 14:44 PM IST