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La Liga: Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui defends record against big teams as derby looms

Lopetegui will be without defender Marcelo, whose calf injury left the team playing the final stage of the game at Sevilla

Sep 28, 2018, 18:36 PM IST

Malcom, Walace called up for Brazil friendlies; Douglas Costa left out

 Head coach Tite acknowledged that he left Douglas Costa off the squad for disciplinary reasons after the Juventus forward spit in winger Federico Di Francesco`s mouth

Sep 22, 2018, 16:55 PM IST

Neymar impresses on Brazil return but caution urged by Tite

 Brazil coach Tite said he was surprised how well Neymar performed on his return from a three-month injury lay-off in Sunday`s 2-0 pre-World Cup friendly win over Croatia but said the forward required patience.

Jun 04, 2018, 13:24 PM IST

Neymar impresses on return but caution urged by Tite

 Brazil coach Tite said he was surprised how well Neymar performed on his return from a three-month injury lay-off in Sunday's 2-0 pre-World Cup friendly win over Croatia but said the forward required patience.

Jun 04, 2018, 08:57 AM IST

Champions League: Marcelo admits handball after Real Madrid thwart Bayern Munich again

Real Madrid left-back Marcelo admitted he was fortunate not to concede a penalty during their 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich at the Bernabeu, a let-off that helped the holders reach the Champions League final 4-3 on aggregate on Tuesday.

May 02, 2018, 09:02 AM IST

Champions League: Real Madrid ride on Marcelo strike to script comeback win against Bayern Munich

Real, eyeing a third straight title, needed a 44th-minute equaliser by Marcelo against the run of play to cancel out Joshua Kimmich`s opener after Bayern, chasing three trophies this season, had missed a hatful of chances.

Apr 26, 2018, 08:37 AM IST

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo rested for the first time as Real Madrid take on Leganes

Ronaldo joins a high profile list of players who will miss the short trip to Madrid neighbours Leganes which also includes Toni Kroos, Luka Modric and Marcelo, who are all injured.

Feb 21, 2018, 10:32 AM IST

Real Madrid have not lost the La Liga, feels Marcelo after defeat to Barcelona

"I don`t believe in miracles, but in hard work. We played well in the first half today. But we then conceded the opener and had a penalty and red card shortly afterwards," Marcelo added.

Dec 24, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

FIFA Club World Cup: Matching Barcelona not Real Madrid's Club World Cup motivation, says Marcelo

Champions League winners Real face UAE's league winners Al Jazira on Wednesday in the semi-finals before a potential final against Brazil's Gremio or Mexico's Pachuca on Saturday.

Dec 12, 2017, 20:18 PM IST

Luis Suarez, Ivan Rakitic keep Barcelona top; late Marcelo strike rescues Real Madrid against Valencia

Barca top the standings on 81 points due to their superior head-to-head record over Real, who also have 81 and have a game in hand.

Apr 30, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

Real Madrid lose Raphael Varane to hamstring injury

Varane picked up the injury during Madrid`s 4-3 Champions League win away to Shakhtar Donetsk.

Nov 27, 2015, 23:04 PM IST

Marcelo earns Real friendly win over Galatasaray

Real Madrid fullback Marcelo`s struck a fine goal to earn a 2-1 victory at home to Galatasaray on Tuesday in their final friendly before they begin their La Liga campaign at the weekend with a trip

Aug 19, 2015, 09:22 AM IST

Marcelo extends contract with Real Madrid

 Real Madrid's Brazilian defender Marcelo has extended his contract for an additional two seasons, until June 30, 2020, according to the club's official website.

Jul 11, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Injured Marcelo out of Copa America

Real Madrid left-back Marcelo has been forced to pull out of Brazil`s Copa America squad due to a back problem.

May 30, 2015, 15:19 PM IST

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.

Apr 20, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

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.

Apr 15, 2015, 14:27 PM IST

Real Madrid's Marcelo recalled for Brazil friendlies

Brazil coach Dunga has recalled Real Madrid full back Marcelo for friendlies against France and Chile later this month in a squad he said mixed blend youth and experience.

Mar 05, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

Real match-winner Cristiano Ronaldo is back, says Carlo Ancelotti

Cristiano Ronaldo was all smiles when he left the pitch following Real Madrid`s 2-0 Champions League round of 16 first leg win at Schalke 04 on Wednesday, safe in the knowledge that his goal-scoring form was back.

Feb 19, 2015, 09:10 AM IST

UEFA Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo helps Real Madrid equal record, Porto hold Basel

Cristiano Ronaldo ended a rare three game goalscoring drought with the first goal in Real Madrid`s record equalling 10th straight Champions League win on Wednesday beating Schalke 04 2-0 in Germany.

Feb 19, 2015, 08:45 AM IST

Carlo Ancelotti backs Cristiano Ronaldo after party criticism

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has dismissed criticism of Cristiano Ronaldo and some of his team mates over the Portugal captain`s 30th birthday party thrown hours after last weekend`s 4-0 La Liga drubbing at Atletico.

Feb 13, 2015, 20:06 PM IST