All posts tagged "real Madrid"

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    Real Madrid Open Bernabeu for Hospitals to Store Medical Supplies for Coronavirus Battle

    The Real Madrid hierarchy have opened the doors to their Bernabeu stadium so that hospitals can store crucial supplies, as Spain continues its fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Like most of their opponents, the La Liga giants and thirteen-time champions of Europe haven’t kicked a ball since losing 2-1 away to Real...

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    Cesc Fabregas Reveals Xabi Alonso was ‘Begging’ to Sign for Arsenal in 2008/09

    Former Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas has revealed his international team-mate Xabi Alonso was once desperate to sign for the Gunners. Back in the summer of 2008, speculation raged in the tabloids that Alonso was an Arsenal target after being deemed surplus to requirements at his then club Liverpool, with Reds boss Rafa...

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    Ex-Real Madrid Defender Raul Bravo Denies Ordering Assassination Attempt on Former Team-Mate

    Former Real Madrid defender Raul Bravo has emphatically denied trying to orchestrate an assassination attempt on his ex-team-mate Darko Kovacevic. Now retired, Bravo won two La Liga titles with Los Blancos across a six-year period before going on to play alongside Kovacevic at Greek giants Olympiacos in 2007. News broke last week...

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    Video: Martin Ødegaard Scores Absolutely Sublime Free-Kick for Real Sociedad

    Martin Ødegaard reminded the footballing world of his outstanding talent this afternoon by hammering home an absolutely brilliant free-kick for Real Sociedad. The Norwegian midfielder is now 21, and has spent the past four years on-loan at various different sides from parent club Real Madrid but, by the looks of things, Los...

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    Gareth Bale Comments On Jose Mourinho Could Excite Tottenham Fans

    Gareth Bale’s recent comments on Jose Mourinho could excite Tottenham supporters. The Real Madrid attacker continues to be linked with moves away from the club and hasn’t been a popular figure at the club over the last 18 months. Bale has a contract up until 2022, but everything points towards him leaving...

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    Video: Gareth Bale Smiles and Laughs as Real Madrid Fans Boo and Jeer Him

    Gareth Bale‘s Real Madrid career appears to have somehow gone from bad to worse, after he was caught on camera laughing and smiling at the club’s angry supporters. Bale is public enemy number one amongst Los Blancos fans after posing with a flag that read ‘Wales. Golf. Madrid. In that order.’ after...

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    Why This Weekend’s Madrid Derby Has a Draw Written All Over It

    Two of Spain’s biggest clubs square-ff this weekend in one of La Liga‘s most mouthwatering derbies, but we reckon it’ll almost certainly end up honours even when Real and Atletico Madrid meet on Saturday evening. Diego Simeone’s typically fearsome Atleti welcome their hostile neighbours to their stunning new Wanda Metropolitano Stadium, and...

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    Video: Angel Di Maria Comes Back to Haunt Real Madrid with Two Silky Goals for PSG

    Angel Di Maria came back to haunt former club Real Madrid this evening by scoring two pretty impressive first-half goals for his current club PSG. Di Maria wrote himself into Real Madrid folklore during his spell at the Bernabeu earlier in his career, after he played a crucial role in helping Los...

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    Arsenal Fans Convinced They’re Signing Sami Khedira After Emirates Sighting

    German World Cup winner Sami Khedira has been spotted at the Emirates Stadium this afternoon – leaving Arsenal supporters convinced he’s on the verge of signing for them. The ex-Real Madrid holding midfielder is, according to the Metro, available on a free transfer this summer after several seasons with Italian giants Juventus,...

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    Video: Highlights of Diego Costa’s Four-Goal Show v Real Madrid.. and His Red Card Brawl

    Diego Costa had a pretty eventful game as Atletico Madrid beat Real Madrid 7-3 last night. The Spanish striker was in red hot form as Diego Simeone’s side smashed seven past their city rivals in the International Champions Cup. The game actually took place at Metlife Stadium in New Jersey as both...