Rihanna's boyfriend Karim Benzema is her best friend
Rihanna's boyfriend Karim Benzema is her best friend

 R&B star Rihanna reportedly feels her boyfriend, French footballer Karim Benzema is like her "best friend".

Rihanna dines with soccer star Karim Benzema in Santa Monica
Rihanna dines with soccer star Karim Benzema in Santa Monica

Pop star Rihanna and soccer player Karim Benzema were spotted dining together in Santa Monica, California.

Rihanna dating Real Madrid's Karim Benzema
Rihanna dating Real Madrid's Karim Benzema

Singer Rihanna is reportedly dating Real Madrid footballer Karim Benzema.

Spain's Player of the Month award still eludes Barcelona
Spain's Player of the Month award still eludes Barcelona

Strange, it may sound! But not a single Barcelona player has won the coveted Player of the Month award in Spain. Popular in other leagues, and which recognises the best player each month of a season, the award was introduced in Spain in September 2013.

Didier Deschamps not worried by leaky French defence
Didier Deschamps not worried by leaky French defence

French coach Didier Deschamps has said he is not unduly worried about his side`s struggling defence which was again exposed in a 4-3 defeat by Belgium.

Rihanna dating soccer star Karim Benzema?
Rihanna dating soccer star Karim Benzema?

R&B star Rihanna has sparked dating rumours after she was spotted having an early morning breakfast date with French soccer ace Karim Benzema.

Arsenal eye Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema
Arsenal eye Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema

Madrid: English football club Arsenal is lining up an ambitious summer bid for Real Madrid star Karim Benzema, but could see its hopes of luring the France international frustrated by his current club president Florentino Perez.

Karim Benzema likely to miss Real Madrid's final match of the season
Karim Benzema likely to miss Real Madrid's final match of the season

France forward Karim Benzema is unlikely to feature in Real Madrid`s final La Liga match of the campaign at home to Getafe on Saturday after tests showed he had sustained a thigh muscle tear.

UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid ​vs Juventus - As it happened...
UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid ​vs Juventus - As it happened...

Juventus booked a Berlin date with Barcelona next month for the UEFA Champions League title after beating Real Madrid 3-2 on aggregate. The Madrid leg ended in a 1-1 draw after Cristiano Ronaldo's first-half penalty was equalized by former Madrid player Alvaro Morata.

Karim Benzema to make Real Madrid return in Valencia clash: Carlo Ancelotti
Karim Benzema to make Real Madrid return in Valencia clash: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema will be in their squad to face Valencia in La Liga on Saturday but may not be fit to start, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Friday.

Benzema out of Madrid squad for Juventus clash
Benzema out of Madrid squad for Juventus clash

French international striker Karim Benzema hasn`t travelled with the rest of the Real Madrid squad for the first-leg of their Champions League semi-final away to Juventus on Tuesday.

Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack
Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack

After a slow start at Barcelona, Luis Suarez now has a strike rate comparable to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, while his selfless style has also helped instill a spirit of camaraderie within their deadly attack.

Carlo Ancelotti hopeful over Karim Benzema fitness for Juve clash
Carlo Ancelotti hopeful over Karim Benzema fitness for Juve clash

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti is hopeful of having striker Karim Benzema fit to face Juventus in the first-leg of their Champions League semi-final on Tuesday.

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.

'Real Madrid's Chicharito Hernandez more natural goal-scorer than Karim Benzema'
'Real Madrid's Chicharito Hernandez more natural goal-scorer than Karim Benzema'

Former Real Madrid Mexican striker Hugo Sanchez has praised his compatriot "Chicharito" Hernandez, who he described as a "more decisive" player in comparison to Karim Benzema, who he does not consider "a natural goal-scorer."

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.

Martin Odegaard gets call-up to Real Madrid first team
Martin Odegaard gets call-up to Real Madrid first team

 Norwegian teenage sensation Martin Odegaard could make his first appearance for Real Madrid when the European champions host Almeria on Wednesday after being included in Carlo Ancelotti`s squad for the first time.

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.

Marcelo's Champions League suspension bad news for Real Madrid
Marcelo's Champions League suspension bad news for Real Madrid

 Holders Real Madrid and city rivals Atletico emerged from Tuesday`s tempestuous 0-0 Champions League quarter-final draw knowing that Real left back Marcelo and Atletico midfielder Mario Suarez are out of next week`s return leg.