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La Liga: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane thrilled with Isco

Los Blancos battled to victory over Espanyol in La Liga on Saturday, with their talented playmaker shining as he produced the assists for both goals Zinedine Zidane believes Isco is "happy and committed" at Real Madrid after his impressive performance in the win over Espanyol. ...

Watch Cristiano Ronaldo embarrass a defender with an elastico nutmeg

The best soccer skill off all might just be the nutmeg. There are few things more satisfying than a ball getting poked through a defender’s legs and then watching him scramble as his mark blows past him. There are two ways to make a nutmeg better, though. First, make it an ela...

Real Madrid Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Espanyol

Real Madrid will look to keep their lead over Barcelona at the top of the Primera Division as they host Espanyol at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday afternoon. Zinedine Zidane's side lead La Liga by a point from their fierce rivals, but Los Blancos also have two games in hand d...

Benzema proud of Champions League performance

Karim Benzema says he is proud of his goalscoring performance in Real Madrid's victory over Napoli and feels the club's supporters were fully behind him after enduring a difficult spell. Zinedine Zidane's men had fallen behind in their Champions League last-16 tie at Santiago Be...

Karim Benzema: I am proud of my performance

The Real striker scored his first goal in over a month against Napoli on Wednesday, easing the pressure on him from supporters Karim Benzema says he is proud of his goalscoring performance in Re...

'The Real Madrid fans were with me' - Benzema proud of Champions League performance

Karim Benzema says he is proud of his goalscoring performance in Real Madrid's victory over Napoli and feels the club's supporters were fully behind him after enduring a difficult spell. Why Del...

Benzema makes Real Madrid click, says coach Zidane

Real Madrid's Karim Benzema with his coach Zinedine Zidane after being substituted in the Champions League match with Napoli in Madrid February 15, 2017. — Reuters pic MADRID, Feb 16 — Real M...

Casemiro kills Napoli’s dreams with an incredible volley

Carlos Henrique José Francisco Venâncio Casimiro had no right to end Napoli’s dreams like this. He had no right to hit this ball so well. Napoli had started the game well and were even first ...

Police called to Maradona's Madrid hotel

By AFP More by this Author Spanish police were called to a Madrid hotel by concerned staff on Wednesday over an argument between former Argentine footballer Diego Maradona and his girlfriend."Wh...

Real Madrid star Bale out of Napoli clash

Gareth Bale has been left out of the Real Madrid squad for Wednesday's Champions League clash with Napoli. The Wales star returned to team training over the weekend but head coach Zinedine Zidan...

Real Madrid v Napoli preview

The Wales international, who has not played since November due to an ankle injury, trained with the rest of Zinedine Zidane's squad ahead of the first leg of the last-16 tie at the Bernabeu. But...