‘Sons of bad bitches,’ Real Madrid boss Florentino Perez slams Figo and Raul

New day, new leaked Florentino Perez audio from El Confidential. This time it’s a private conversation the Real Madrid president had in September 2006, speaking about Luis Figo. Florentino Perez and Luis Figo “Figo is the guy who fucked up the dressing room,” complained Perez. “He’s been a son of a bitch, like Raul. The … Continue reading ‘Sons of bad bitches,’ Real Madrid boss Florentino Perez slams Figo and Raul

Carlo Ancelotti: Real Madrid have a great future

Real Madrid have appointed Carlo Ancelotti as the club's new coach following the resignation of Zinedine Zidane last week.  Carlo Ancelotti Ancelotti, 61, leaves Premier League side Everton to return for a second spell in charge of Madrid. He has agreed a three-year deal.  "I would like to thank the board of directors, the players … Continue reading Carlo Ancelotti: Real Madrid have a great future

Zidane to step down as Real Madrid coach

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane will leave the club at the end of the season, Onda Cero have revealed. The radio station reported that Zidane informed the players of his decision before the game against Sevilla last Sunday. On Saturday, Zidane increased the doubts on his future at Madrid, explaining that "there are moments when … Continue reading Zidane to step down as Real Madrid coach

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Zidane: Benzema is an exceptional player

Zinedine Zidane gave his thoughts on this afternoon's win at Balaídos. The Real Madrid coach was happy to see his team collect three points before the international break and praised Karim Benzema, who scored a brace and set up Marco Asensio for the team's third. Key to victory: “The team put in a complete performance. … Continue reading Zidane: Benzema is an exceptional player

‘Ruthless’ Real Sociedad end Zidane’s winning streak

Real Madrid dropped two points against Real Sociedad on Monday, meaning they stay level with Barcelona on 53 points, from 25 games each. Both Spanish giants are five points behind leaders Atletico Madrid, who also have a game in hand. Portu broke the deadlock for the visitors with a big, looping back post header. Madrid … Continue reading ‘Ruthless’ Real Sociedad end Zidane’s winning streak

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Real Madrid: Odegaard brings so much to the table

With just 106 seconds on the clock, a Real Madrid side decimated by injuries found themselves one goal up at the Estadio de la Ceramica. The man who put them ahead was none other than Mariano, who had only registered 15 minutes on the pitch all season before that point. If there's one thing you can say … Continue reading Real Madrid: Odegaard brings so much to the table

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Did Benzema tell Mendy not to pass to Vinicius?

Real Madrid are starting to have a problem with the presence of cameras and microphones during games. During Saturday's Clasico, Isco was 'captured' moaning about Zinedine Zidane and in Tuesday's draw with Borussia Monchengladbach, it was Karim Benzema's turn to get caught.  Telefoot have leaked images of the France forward supposedly criticising teammate Vinicius Jr. … Continue reading Did Benzema tell Mendy not to pass to Vinicius?

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Benzema deserves a Ballon d’Or, L’Equipe says

Real Madrid have managed to close the season by lifting the LaLiga title, an achievement that would not have been possible without Karim Benzema, who has been the stand-out performer in Zinedine Zidane’s side this season. Along with Sergio Ramos, Benzema has been one of the leaders on the pitch that has helped guide Madrid … Continue reading Benzema deserves a Ballon d’Or, L’Equipe says

Zidane’s birthday wish to James changes nothing

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane sent a warm birthday message to James Rodriguez by insisting the Colombian could play a part in the side's future – but then left him out of his latest squad. James, who signed amid Galactico fanfare six years ago, has become almost a forgotten man with the Spanish giants, playing … Continue reading Zidane’s birthday wish to James changes nothing

Aguero to miss CL match against Real Madrid

Manchester City will be without forward Sergio Agüero when they welcome Real Madrid to the Etihad next month to resolve their Champions League Last 16 tie. Agüero, who underwent surgery last month to repair torn meniscus in his left knee, will not recover in time for the return leg in Manchester on Friday 7 August. … Continue reading Aguero to miss CL match against Real Madrid