Juve's cut-price Carlos Tevez upstages Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale
Juve's cut-price Carlos Tevez upstages Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale

Juventus spent about 12 million euros ($13.42 million) to sign Carlos Tevez, a fraction of what Real Madrid paid for Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo, yet it was the Argentine who called the shots in their Champions League clash on Tuesday. 

UEFA Champions League, 1st semi-final: Juventus vs Real Madrid – As it happened...
UEFA Champions League, 1st semi-final: Juventus vs Real Madrid – As it happened...

Excellent display from Juventus to deny Real Madrid spoils in Turin. Alvaro Morata set the ton of the match by scoring the opener, against his former club, then Cristiano Ronaldo equalised for the defending champions. But a penalty conversion from Carlos Tevez all but settled the leg. The return leg is on May 13 at the imposing Santiago Bernanbeu and the Old Lady will need all the tricks in their book to capitalise from this win and make Champions League final in ages.

16-year-old prodigy Martin Odegaard nears fulfilling his Real Madrid dream
16-year-old prodigy Martin Odegaard nears fulfilling his Real Madrid dream

Martin Odegaard has been touted as the next big thing in football. And on Wednesday, the 16-year-old will get to sit on the Real Madrid bench when the Spanish giants host Almaria. It will serve as a big step in the Norwegian prodigy's progression in the Real ranks, which certainly boast of a ensemble of Galaticos.

Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema likely to be fit for Juventus clash: Carlo Ancelotti
Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema likely to be fit for Juventus clash: Carlo Ancelotti

 Holders Real Madrid are likely to have forwards Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema back for next week`s Champions League semi-final first leg at Juventus, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday.

Real Madrid absences won`t affect Atletico: Diego Simeone
Real Madrid absences won`t affect Atletico: Diego Simeone

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has refused to accept a host of injuries and suspensions to key Real Madrid players has given his side the upper hand in their Champions League quarter-final tie.

Karim Benzema adds to Real Madrid injury woes
Karim Benzema adds to Real Madrid injury woes

Karim Benzema looks set to join Luka Modric and Gareth Bale on the sidelines for Real Madrid`s decisive Champions League quarter-final, second leg clash with Atletico Madrid on Wednesday with a knee problem.

Real Madrid confirm Gareth Bale calf injury
Real Madrid confirm Gareth Bale calf injury

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale looks set to miss the European champions decisive Champions League quarter-final, second leg against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday after scans confirmed a muscle injury in his left calf.

Gareth Bale, Luka Modric to miss Atletico return: Reports
Gareth Bale, Luka Modric to miss Atletico return: Reports

Real Madrid suffered a double injury blow as Spanish media reported on Sunday that both Gareth Bale and Luka Modric have been ruled out of their decisive Champions League quarter-final, second leg against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday.

Real Madrid beat Malaga to keep the heat on Barcelona
Real Madrid beat Malaga to keep the heat on Barcelona

Real Madrid kept up the chase behind FC Barcelona in the race for the BBVA Primera Liga title as goals from Sergio Ramos, James Rodriguez and Cristiano Ronaldo gave them a hard-fought win against Malaga, a media report said on Sunday.

Gareth Bale injured days before Atletico decider
Gareth Bale injured days before Atletico decider

Real Madrid suffered what could be a huge injury blow ahead of their Champions League quarter-final, second leg against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday as Gareth Bale hobbled off with an injury just five minutes into their La Liga clash with Malaga on Saturday.

Champions League: Jan Oblak saves Atletico Madrid from dominant holders Real
Champions League: Jan Oblak saves Atletico Madrid from dominant holders Real

Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak produced a heroic performance to repel holders Real Madrid and help secure a 0-0 draw in their Champions League quarter-final, first leg at the Calderon on Tuesday.

Real Madrid fired up for Atletico revenge: Carlo Ancelotti
Real Madrid fired up for Atletico revenge: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has said his side will be out to avenge the humiliation of their 4-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid in February when the sides meet in the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday.

Gareth Bale absence, suspensions force Real reshuffle for Eibar game
Gareth Bale absence, suspensions force Real reshuffle for Eibar game

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale will be rested for Saturday`s La Liga game at home to Eibar, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Friday, meaning the Welshman joins suspended midfielders Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez on the sidelines.

Gareth Bale doubtful for Real's La Liga clash at Rayo
Gareth Bale doubtful for Real's La Liga clash at Rayo

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale has a foot problem and could miss Wednesday`s La Liga game at Rayo Vallecano when Real will look to keep up the pressure on leaders Barcelona, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday.

Carlo Ancelotti seeking nine more wins after Real's nine-goal romp
Carlo Ancelotti seeking nine more wins after Real's nine-goal romp

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti wants no let up from his side in the remaining nine La Liga games of the season after thrashing Granada 9-1 on Sunday.

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo hits five in nine-goal Real Madrid rout
La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo hits five in nine-goal Real Madrid rout

Cristiano Ronaldo scored five times as Real Madrid moved to within a point of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a stunning 9-1 thrashing of Granada on Sunday.

Bayern Munich could spend 100m euro on a transfer
Bayern Munich could spend 100m euro on a transfer

Bayern Munich`s finance director has said they could one day flex their spending power by becoming Germany`s first club to pay 100 million euros (US$108.5m) for a future transfer.

Wales top group as Gareth Bale wreaks havoc in Israel
Wales top group as Gareth Bale wreaks havoc in Israel

Gareth Bale scored a second-half brace as Wales romped to a 3-0 win in Israel on Saturday evening that took them to the top of Euro 2016 qualifying Group B.

Real suspend member for insulting players after defeat
Real suspend member for insulting players after defeat

Real Madrid have suspended a club member and banned him from their installations pending an inquiry after three men insulted players and struck at least one of their vehicles as they were leaving the training ground on Sunday.

David Beckham backs Garteh Bale to recover from Real Madrid troubles
David Beckham backs Garteh Bale to recover from Real Madrid troubles

David Beckham has backed Gareth Bale to return to his best at Real Madrid, claiming that the Welshman had the "perfect" first season at the club last term.