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Spain
Back to the drawing board for Santiago Solari in El Clasico
09:00 Monday 4th March 2019

Real Madrid suffered their second Clasico defeat to Barcelona in three days. The 3-0 pasting in midweek cost them a shot at the Copa del Rey. The weekend's one-goal affair showed improvement but forfeited any realistic hope for…

Features
It is time for Gareth Bale to step up at Real Madrid?
15:00 Wednesday 20th February 2019

Nothing lasts forever. This is a statement that has always had paramount effects in the human world. Not even the perfect-looking marriage between Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and his former club, Real Madrid was able to overcome…

Spain
Santiago Solari's trust in youth is proving to be a masterstroke
08:00 Monday 11th February 2019

Real Madrid are not over former manager Zinedine Zidane's glory days. The club appointed Julen Lopetegui but the Spanish boss failed to incorporate his philosophy into the team. Now comes Santiago Solari. It was a make-or-break point for…

Opinion
Real Madrid 1-1 Tottenham: 3 Spurs talking points
23:10 Tuesday 17th October 2017

In the third week of the Champions League group stage, two in-form teams battled it out at the world-famous Santiago Bernabeu. Real Madrid welcomed the Harry Kane team to Spain in a contest to establish dominance over Group H. What followed…

Spain
Three things we have learned from El Clasico
13:15 Monday 24th April 2017

A few weeks ago we thought the La Liga title race was done and dusted, now we're contemplating a successful Barcelona campaign. In a match that nobody could say wasn't entertaining, it was Barcelona who prevailed in the 233rd El Clasico. A…

Football
Jonathan Woodgate: Shrewd Transfer or Deadwood?
11:08 Tuesday 12th July 2011

"Hopefully I can stay fit now because I feel I still have a lot to offer at this level."These are the words of former Real Madrid centre half, Jonathan Woodgate, who is trying to kick start his career back to life at Stoke City.Stoke supreme…