MADRID: La Liga leaders Real Madrid will travel to newly promoted Mallorca on Saturday evening with a host of first team regulars likely to be absent through injury. Real’s start to the league campaign
Madrid: Barcelona and Real Madrid appear set to agree Dec.18 as the date for a rearranged Clasico after Spain’s biggest football match was postponed on Friday due to protests in Catalonia.
Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale played for the first time in four pre-season matches on Sunday to suggest he could yet regain his place under coach Zinedine Zidane.
Zinedine Zidane returned to save Real Madrid and the time has come for results. In a packed-out press conference under the Santiago Bernabeu in March, the club’s president Florentino Perez delivered the grandest of re-introductions. “We need to start working on a glorious new era,” said Perez.
Vigo: Zinedine Zidane indicated Gareth Bale will stay at Real Madrid after the Welshman led the way in a 3-1 victory over Celta Vigo on Saturday. Bale was back in the team and back in form at Balaidos, with Zidane’s eagerness to sell him this summer perhaps fresh in his mind as he teed up Karim Benzema’s opening goal.
Real Madrid passed up the chance to go clear at the top of La Liga after slip-ups from title rivals Barcelona and Atletico Madrid, when they could only draw 0-0 at home to struggling
Real Madrid who are playing hosts to Galatasaray in the Champions League on Wednesday, hope for their mainstay in attack Eden Hazard to return to his best form.
Sergio Ramos scored a goal and conceded a penalty as Real Madrid battled past Alaves on Saturday to go top of La Liga before Sunday’s game between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid. In a later match,
Real Madrid’s victory in the Clasico gave them a one-point lead that might mean little in La Liga’s error-strewn title race but whether it causes a decisive shift in momentum