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Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane to resist rushing Eden Hazard back

Hazard, who joined Real from Chelsea for a reported 100 million euros ($111 million) in the close season, has missed the club’s opening three league games with a thigh injury.

Sep 13, 2019, 19:07 PM IST

Gareth Bale expects more turbulence at Real Madrid after pre-season woes

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale expects his rocky relationship with the Spanish club to experience more turbulence despite a strong start to the campaign after almost leaving them in the close season.

Sep 06, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

Gareth Bale gets red card after brace as Real Madrid draw at Villarreal

Real have picked up five points from their opening three games, one more than champions Barcelona, but Zinedine Zidane`s side are four points behind leaders Atletico Madrid, who have won all three matches.

Sep 02, 2019, 11:54 AM IST

Alvaro Morata ends Atletico Madrid goal drought with 2-0 La Liga win over Villarreal

Morata broke the deadlock in the 31st minute, sending a cross from Filipe Luis into the bottom corner on the volley.

Feb 25, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

La Liga: Real Valladolid stun Villarreal 1-0

Both teams started off quiet, with Villarreal earning ball possession and trying to force the visitors to leave spaces, but with no success.

Oct 01, 2018, 06:38 AM IST

Ousmane Dembele strikes twice as Barcelona thrash Villareal 5-1

Barca are two matches away from becoming the first team in La Liga since 1933 to complete a season without losing and the first since the league was expanded from nine teams.

May 10, 2018, 11:33 AM IST

Villareal footballer Ruben Semedo charged with attempted murder, kidnapping

The 23-year-old was arrested at his home in the early hours of Tuesday after a man alleged he had been "tied up, beaten and held by Semedo and two other men at the player's villa in Betera", near Valencia, Las Provincias newspaper said.

Feb 23, 2018, 11:50 AM IST

La Liga: Barcelona face difficult tie against Villarreal

Villarreal have not beaten Barcelona at home in 10 years, but their ground has always been a difficult place for the Catalan powerhouse.

Dec 09, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

La Liga: Despite Lionel Messi's last minute free-kick, Barcelona lose ground on Real Madrid

Messi finally broke Villarreal`s resistence as he was fouled on the edge of the area and stepped up to arrow a free-kick perfectly into the top corner.

Jan 09, 2017, 10:34 AM IST

Manchester United sign Villarreal defender Eric Bailly for four-year deal

The 22 year-old defender was signed by Villareal for just 4.4 million pounds last season from cash-strapped Espanyol.

Jun 08, 2016, 17:58 PM IST

Giovani dos Santos to return for Mexico in Gold Cup

Mexico will recall the barely used Giovani Dos Santos for their key Gold Cup match against Trinidad and Tobago, coach Miguel Herrera said on Tuesday.

Jul 15, 2015, 11:52 AM IST

Vilanova`s death casts more misery on Barca

Barcelona were dealt with fresh blows after former manager, Tito Vilanova, died of cancer on Friday. The season has gone on a terrible note for the Catalans who have had a trophy-less campaign blended with several misfortunes.

Apr 26, 2014, 12:09 PM IST