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La Liga: Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez lead Barcelona romp, Real Madrid crush Deportivo

La Liga: Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez lead Barcelona romp, Real Madrid crush Deportivo

Barcelona rode further away from their crumbling title rivals on Sunday as Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored twice each in a 5-0 thrashing of Real Betis which opened up an 11-point gap at the top of the La Liga standings.

Jan 22, 2018, 13:32 PM IST
La Liga: Real Madrid out of top four as Villarreal win

La Liga: Real Madrid out of top four as Villarreal win

Villarreal moved above Real Madrid and into the top four after a 2-1 win over Levante that saw them leapfrog the struggling champions and pile more pressure on Real coach Zinedine Zidane.

Jan 21, 2018, 14:54 PM IST
Real Madrid should not give in to Ronaldo demands, says Manolo Sanchis

Real Madrid should not give in to Ronaldo demands, says Manolo Sanchis

Real Madrid should resist Cristiano Ronaldo’s demands for a bumper new contract even if it leads to their all-time top scorer leaving the La Liga club, Real great Manolo Sanchis said on Wednesday.

Jan 17, 2018, 19:13 PM IST
Manchester United overhaul Real Madrid and Barcelona as Europe's biggest earners

Manchester United overhaul Real Madrid and Barcelona as Europe's biggest earners

Manchester United enjoyed the biggest revenue of any European club in the last financial year after a 32 percent increase propelled them above Real Madrid and Barcelona, UEFA said in an annual report published on Tuesday.

Jan 17, 2018, 15:05 PM IST
Real Madrid crisis deepens with Villarreal defeat, Atletico Madrid and Valencia win

Real Madrid crisis deepens with Villarreal defeat, Atletico Madrid and Valencia win

Real Madrid’s struggles showed no signs of easing on Saturday as the champions slumped to a second La Liga defeat in three games which increased pressure on coach Zinedine Zidane.

Jan 14, 2018, 15:29 PM IST
La Liga: Zinedine Zidane pens new Real Madrid deal until 2020

La Liga: Zinedine Zidane pens new Real Madrid deal until 2020

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on Wednesday confirmed that he has signed a contract extension which will keep him at the European champions until 2020.

Jan 11, 2018, 13:46 PM IST
Real Madrid may miss injured Sergio Ramos for two to three weeks

Real Madrid may miss injured Sergio Ramos for two to three weeks

Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos could miss two to three weeks, Spanish media estimated, after the club said on Friday that he has a calf injury.

Jan 05, 2018, 20:12 PM IST
Real Madrid close in on signing Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga

Real Madrid close in on signing Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga

The young Basque is slender and agile, stands 6ft 3in (1.94m) tall and weighs 84 kilos. He came through the Bilbao youth system, made his league debut in 2016 and has played 38 times for the club but his contract is due to expire in June and he had refused to sign a new one.

Jan 05, 2018, 17:23 PM IST
Copa del Rey: Barcelona held by Celta Vigo, Real Madrid ease to victory

Copa del Rey: Barcelona held by Celta Vigo, Real Madrid ease to victory

Barca hit the woodwork twice, Sergio Busquets crashing a shot against the bar and Sergio Roberto striking the post in stoppage time while Turkish international Emre Mor went close to grabbing a winner for Celta.

Jan 05, 2018, 11:23 AM IST
Manchester City top financial firepower list in football

Manchester City top financial firepower list in football

City, who have dropped just four points in the league this season, lead the way ahead of Arsenal. Tottenham are fifth on the list, ahead of seventh-placed Manchester United with Chelsea in ninth.

Jan 04, 2018, 16:13 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo wins fourth Globe Soccer award

Cristiano Ronaldo wins fourth Globe Soccer award

The Portuguese international also won the prize - organised by the EFAA (European Association of Football Agents) and ECA (European Clubs Association) - in 2011, 2014 and 2016.

Dec 29, 2017, 09:33 AM IST
Real Madrid end 2017 atop UEFA rankings

Real Madrid end 2017 atop UEFA rankings

Real Madrid is set to finish 2017 in the top spot of the club table established by UEFA, the governing body of European football.

Dec 26, 2017, 14:06 PM IST
Real Madrid have not lost the La Liga, feels Marcelo after defeat to Barcelona

Real Madrid have not lost the La Liga, feels Marcelo after defeat to Barcelona

"I don`t believe in miracles, but in hard work. We played well in the first half today. But we then conceded the opener and had a penalty and red card shortly afterwards," Marcelo added.

Dec 24, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
Barcelona stamp masterclass with 3-0 El Clasico win

Barcelona stamp masterclass with 3-0 El Clasico win

Goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Aleix Vidal helped Barca beat bitter rivals Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday to open up a 14-point lead over the European champions in La Liga.

Dec 23, 2017, 19:58 PM IST
El Clasico: Cristiano Ronaldo '100% fit' to lead Real Madrid's charge against rampant Barcelona

El Clasico: Cristiano Ronaldo '100% fit' to lead Real Madrid's charge against rampant Barcelona

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane insisted Cristiano Ronaldo is 100 percent fit for Saturday's huge El Clasico clash against Barcelona despite playing a limited role in training this week.

Dec 23, 2017, 15:20 PM IST
Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Top five El Clasico matches

Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Top five El Clasico matches

The last time when they met in 2017's Spanish Super Cup, Madrid trounced Barca 5-1 on aggregate over the course of two legs. Youngster Marco Asensio scored two stunners, meanwhile current Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo hammered a beauty in the first leg. Lionel Messi scored the Catalan outfit's lone solitary goal.

Dec 22, 2017, 18:22 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo back in training one day before El Clasico

Cristiano Ronaldo back in training one day before El Clasico

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo returned to full training on Friday for the first time in a week, images from the club`s official media channel showed, indicating he would start Saturday`s crunch game against Barcelona.

Dec 22, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
Former Real Madrid and AC Milan midfielder Clarence Seedorf to named as Brazil's Atletico Paranaense coach

Former Real Madrid and AC Milan midfielder Clarence Seedorf to named as Brazil's Atletico Paranaense coach

It will be Seedorf`s third management job after spells in charge of Chinese Super League side Shenzhen FC and Italy's AC Milan.

Dec 22, 2017, 15:21 PM IST
Winter transfer window: Barcelona eyeing Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann, Real Madrid keen on Chelsea's Eden Hazard

Winter transfer window: Barcelona eyeing Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann, Real Madrid keen on Chelsea's Eden Hazard

The winter window opens at one minute past midnight on January 1, but Barca are looking for a belated Christmas present in the France international.

Dec 22, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
El Clasico: Five key points of Real Madrid vs Barcelona

El Clasico: Five key points of Real Madrid vs Barcelona

Barca lead fourth-placed Madrid by 11 points at the top of the table, albeit Real do have a game in hand.

Dec 22, 2017, 13:38 PM IST