Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund ease into Champions League last 16
Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund ease into Champions League last 16

Holders Real Madrid and 2013 finalists Borussia Dortmund eased into the last 16 of this season`s Champions League with two group games to spare on Tuesday.

Champions League: Struggling Liverpool faced with rampant Cristiano Ronaldo
Champions League: Struggling Liverpool faced with rampant Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo will be aiming for another record as the Champions League`s all-time leading scorer when Real Madrid host a Liverpool side short on confidence at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday.

Andres Iniesta sidelined for three weeks due to calf injury
Andres Iniesta sidelined for three weeks due to calf injury

FC Barcelona's 1-3 defeat to Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium Saturday night continues to exact a heavy toll on the Catalan club with news filtering in Monday that midfielder Andres Iniesta will be out of action for three to four weeks.

Cristiano Ronaldo more focused on victory than 'outshining' Lionel Messi in El Clasico
Cristiano Ronaldo more focused on victory than 'outshining' Lionel Messi in El Clasico

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he is more focused on victory than outshining his Barcelona rival Lionel Messi in Saturday's El Clasico in their La Liga clash.

Could Gareth Bale absence be Clasico blessing for Madrid?
Could Gareth Bale absence be Clasico blessing for Madrid?

The most star-studded game in world football will be missing one of its brightest lights on Saturday as Real Madrid host Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu without the injured Gareth Bale.

Lionel Messi hails incredible decade with Barcelona
Lionel Messi hails incredible decade with Barcelona

As a 17-year-old, Lionel Messi made his debut for Barcelona ten years ago against city rivals Espanyol in a Catalan derby. Since then, the diminutive Argentine has gone on to create football records once considered impossible.

Barcelona looking to '"MNS" to eclipse Real's "'BBC"
Barcelona looking to '"MNS" to eclipse Real's "'BBC"

While Real Madrid`s fearsome attacking trio of Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema has become known collectively as "BBC" in Spain, Barcelona are confident "MNS" can be at least as lethal.

Cristiano Ronaldo claims four-goal haul in Elche rout
Cristiano Ronaldo claims four-goal haul in Elche rout

Cristiano Ronaldo continued his prolific start to the season with four goals, including two penalties, as Real Madrid came from behind to beat Elche 5-1 in La Liga on Tuesday.

Real negotiating naming rights for Bernabeu: Perez
Real negotiating naming rights for Bernabeu: Perez

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez admitted on Sunday that the club are in negotiations with 10 companies for the naming rights of their Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

Basel ready to challenge Madrid, Liverpool - Paulo Sousa
Basel ready to challenge Madrid, Liverpool - Paulo Sousa

Basel coach Paulo Sousa believes his side can trouble the established powers of Real Madrid and Liverpool in their quest to qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League for just the second time in the club`s history.

Lionel Messi is Barcelona's comic book hero: Luis Enrique
Lionel Messi is Barcelona's comic book hero: Luis Enrique

Following their 2-0 win over the visiting Athletic Bilbao, Barcelona coach Luis Enrique heaped praise on Lionel Messi. Enrique said that the Argentine is their comic book hero and can do things that people can't do on a Playstation video game. The coach also felt that manga super-hero Captain Tsubasa aka Flash Kicker would struggle to match Messi's magic.

Whistled Iker Casillas accepts blame for latest Real Madrid flop
Whistled Iker Casillas accepts blame for latest Real Madrid flop

Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas accepted some of the blame for the European champions` latest La Liga failure after they were beaten 2-1 by city rivals and champions Atletico Madrid on Saturday.

Early Liga boost on offer for old Madrid foes Real, Atletico
Early Liga boost on offer for old Madrid foes Real, Atletico

A seventh Madrid derby of the year tops the bill as Spain`s four Champions League representatives face off on Saturday ahead of the kick-off of their group stage campaigns in midweek.

Luis Suarez likely to make La Liga debut against Real Madrid
Luis Suarez likely to make La Liga debut against Real Madrid

FC Barcelona have confirmed that new signing Luis Suarez will be able to make his debut in the 'Clasico' against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium Oct 25.

Real Madrid aim high ahead of Spanish Super Cup clash with Atletico

European champions Real Madrid could be without the world`s most expensive player Welshman Gareth Bale and Portuguese defender Pepe when they meet city rivals and domestic champions Atletico Madrid in Tuesday`s first leg of the Spanish Super Cup.

Diego Lopez thanks Jose Mourinho, Carlo Ancelotti in open letter

Former Real Madrid goal-keeper Diego Lopez expressed his gratitude to the “two greatest managers (Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti)” for giving him the chance to play for Real Madrid.

Sami Khedira not leaving, says Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has ruled out a move away from the Santiago Bernabeu for German midfielder Sami Khedira.

Spaniards mourn Di Stefano

Spain mourned Real Madrid legend Alfredo di Stefano on Tuesday, paying homage to one of the world`s greatest footballers who inspired millions of fans during the isolation of the Franco era.

Di Stefano dies aged 88: federation

Real Madrid legend Alfredo di Stefano, one of the greatest footballers in history, died in a Spanish hospital on Monday aged 88, the club said.

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.