Atletico focus turns to securing Europe spot for 2015-16
Atletico focus turns to securing Europe spot for 2015-16

 Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has been a constant thorn in Real Madrid`s side this season but Wednesday`s Champions League clash at the Bernabeu was a bridge too far for the Argentine and his overachieving side.

Real's James Rodriguez may hold key amid injury crisis
Real's James Rodriguez may hold key amid injury crisis

With Real Madrid facing an injury crisis ahead of Wednesday`s Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid attention will be on talisman Cristiano Ronaldo to lead them through but James Rodriguez may hold the key.

Gareth Bale answers critics with double for Real Madrid
Gareth Bale answers critics with double for Real Madrid

 Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale answered his critics in emphatic style when he ended a nine-game goal drought with a double for the European champions in a 2-0 La Liga victory against Levante at the Bernabeu on Sunday.

Tide turning against Carlo Ancelotti at faltering Real Madrid
Tide turning against Carlo Ancelotti at faltering Real Madrid

With Real Madrid`s attack losing its potency and the team faltering in crunch games the tide has started to turn surprisingly rapidly against coach Carlo Ancelotti.

No love lost as managers face EPL title showdown
No love lost as managers face EPL title showdown

It is hard to imagine two more different characters than Jose Mourinho and Manuel Pellegrini, so it is no surprise that the Chelsea manager and his Manchester City counterpart seem to rub each other up the wrong way.

'Happy' Gareth Bale rules out Manchester United move
'Happy' Gareth Bale rules out Manchester United move

 Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale says he is happy at the Bernabeu and has no intention of moving to Manchester United.

Concussed Sami Khedira released from hospital
Concussed Sami Khedira released from hospital

Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira has been released from hospital after spending a night under observation due to a concussion sustained in Tuesday`s King`s Cup game at home to Cornella.

Real Madrid's Sami Khedira suffers concussion in King's Cup game
Real Madrid's Sami Khedira suffers concussion in King's Cup game

Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira has spent the night under observation in hospital after suffering a concussion in Tuesday`s King`s Cup game at home to Cornella.

Real Madrid giants enter land of Eibar`s little people
Real Madrid giants enter land of Eibar`s little people

Real Madrid`s superstars, flying high at the top of La Liga, enter the land of Spanish football`s little people on Saturday when they take on humble Eibar in the Basque country.

Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta sidelined by calf injury
Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta sidelined by calf injury

Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta could miss next week`s La Liga clash with Celta Vigo and the Champions League tie against Ajax Amsterdam after injuring himself against Real Madrid on Saturday.

Luis Suarez sought help to end biting impulse
Luis Suarez sought help to end biting impulse

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has admitted he has sought help to end his habit of biting opponents ahead of making his debut for the Catalans against Real Madrid on Saturday.

Real Madrid handed partial stadium closure over fans`racist behaviour

European champions Real Madrid have been ordered to close part of their Bernabeu stadium for one match after the club was charged over racist behaviour by fans during their Champions League semi-final against Bayern Munich in April.

Real given chance to avenge Dortmund humiliation

Real Madrid were given a chance to avenge last season`s Champions League semi-final defeat by Borussia Dortmund when the teams were drawn against each other on Friday in the quarter-finals of this year`s tournament.

Real forward Jese ruptures cruciate ligament

Real Madrid forward Jese faces a lengthy period on the sidelines after rupturing the cruciate ligament in his right knee in Tuesday`s Champions League win over Schalke 04.

Real Madrid looking to bury Atletico`s title challenge

Real Madrid can bury Atletico`s hopes of winning La Liga with a third straight victory against their city neighbours on Sunday (1600 GMT) that would leave the capital`s second club trailing by six points.

Real, Barca on course for Cup final showdown

Barcelona and Real Madrid are on course for a King`s Cup final showdown after Spain`s two dominant teams recorded convincing home wins in their semi-final first legs on Wednesday.

Madrid launch probe into Di Maria gesture

Real Madrid announced on Tuesday that they will investigate a gesture made by winger Angel di Maria during their 3-0 win over Celta Vigo on Monday.

Real Madrid president says Ronaldo the world`s best player

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez had words of high praise Saturday for star forward Cristiano Ronaldo, calling him the "world`s greatest player and one of the best of all time".

I'm convinced Ronaldo will renew: Perez

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is convinced Cristiano Ronaldo will renew his contract at the club.

Celta Vigo 2-1 Real Madrid: Ronaldo rides to the rescue to keep Blancos` Copa hopes alive

A crucial late strike from the forward ensured Jose Mourinho`s men will take an away goal to the Bernabeu next month, after Mario Bermejo and Christian Bustos had put Celta ahead.