Real Madrid, Monaco agree Fabio Coentrao loan deal
Real Madrid, Monaco agree Fabio Coentrao loan deal

Real Madrid and Monaco have agreed a deal under which Real`s Portugal left back Fabio Coentrao will go on loan to the Ligue 1 side for the 2015-16 season, the two clubs said on Wednesday.

Nemanja Matic shines on another gloomy night for Serbia
Nemanja Matic shines on another gloomy night for Serbia

A 2-1 defeat by Portugal has left Serbia with only a slim hope of reaching Euro 2016 after Nemanja Matic provided the only beacon of light in another lacklustre qualifying performance by the Balkan nation.

Fabio Coentrao strike seals Portugal win over Serbia
Fabio Coentrao strike seals Portugal win over Serbia

Portugal climbed to the top of European Championship qualifying Group I with a hard-fought 2-1 win over a resolute Serbia side on Sunday.

Real Madrid avoid Champions League exit
Real Madrid avoid Champions League exit

Real Madrid qualified for the quarterfinals of the Champions League on 5-4 on aggregate against SC Schalke 04 but coach Carlo Ancelotti can hardly have been pleased with his side's performance as they were previously beaten 3-4 by the German side.

Real Madrid need to keep nerves as Barcelona, Atletico seek to close in
Real Madrid need to keep nerves as Barcelona, Atletico seek to close in

FC Barcelona have the chance to pile the pressure on La Liga leaders Real Madrid this weekend.

10-Real man Madrid back on track with Espanyol win
10-Real man Madrid back on track with Espanyol win

Real Madrid returned to winning ways with a 3-0 win over Espanyol on Saturday, despite playing most of the second-half with 10 men, to move four points clear at the top of La Liga.

Football WC: Injuries mount for under-fire Portugal

Striker Hugo Almeida and defender Fabio Coentrao are major injury doubts for Portugal coach Paulo Bento in the wake of their 4-0 drubbing by Germany at the World Cup.

Injuries mount for under-fire Portugal

Striker Hugo Almeida and defender Fabio Coentrao are major injury doubts for Portugal coach Paulo Bento in the wake of their 4-0 drubbing by Germany at the World Cup.

Champions League: Karim Benzema strike gives Real Madrid advantage over Bayern Munich

Real Madrid took a huge step towards their first Champions League final in 12 years as Karim Benzema`s first-half goal gave them a 1-0 first-leg lead over holders Bayern Munich at the Santiago Bernabeu.

`You can`t give an award like the Ballon d`Or to Ribery,` claims Coentrao

The Portugal international has dismissed the Bayern Munich man`s claims on the prestigious prize, while also stating that Lionel Messi has been out of action for too long to win

Coentrao wants to leave Real Madrid, claims Carvalho

Former Real Madrid defender Ricardo Carvalho has claimed Fabio Coentrao is eager to quit the club this summer.

I never felt wanted at Real Madrid: Coentrao

The Portugal international is seemingly keen to leave the Spanish giants in order to relaunch his career elsewhere after two seasons with los Blancos.

Marcelo signs new deal with Real Madrid

Real Madrid have extended the contract of Brazilian left back Marcelo until the end of June 2018, it was reported in the Spanish press on Saturday.

Xabi Alonso surprised by Real Madrid`s left back crisis

Real Madrid and Spain international midfielder Xabi Alonso said he was surprised by the injuries which have affected defenders Marcelo, Fabio Coentrao and Alvaro Arbeloa.

Portugal`s Coentrao, Varela ruled out of Spain friendly

Portugal left back Fabio Coentrao and winger Silvestre Varela, two of the side`s in-form players, have been ruled out of Wednesday`s friendly against Spain due to injury, the Portugal Football Federation (FPF) said on Monday.

Portugal`s Coentrao, Varela ruled out of Spain friendly

Portugal left back Fabio Coentrao and winger Silvestre Varela, two of the side`s in-form players, have been ruled out of Wednesday`s friendly against Spain due to injury, the Portugal Football Federation (FPF) said on Monday.