1. Javier Manquillo Needs a Loan Move, but Atletico Madrid Must Find the Right Club

    Because of the nature of the job at the highest level, footballers can often be seen to have achieved a lot in a short space of time without actually achieving anything at all...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 17 days ago 1,204 reads 4 comments

  2. James Rodriguez Must Take His Chance in the Super Cup Final for Real Madrid

    Real Madrid 's 2016-17 season is set to get underway with a chance at silverware right off the bat. The UEFA Super Cup final will pit Real, the winners of last season's Champions League, against Sevilla, the Europa League champions, on Tuesday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 17 days ago 8,436 reads 37 comments

  3. Why Atletico Madrid's Nicolas Gaitan Has the Tools Required to Be a La Liga Star

    If pre -season is all about putting into practice what will later become second nature during the regular campaign, then Atletico Madrid have got their own pre -season pretty much on point...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 18 days ago 2,134 reads 1 comments

  4. Barcelona Learn Valuable Lessons in Painful Liverpool Beating

    WEMBLEY STADIUM, London — There was something quite refreshing about seeing Barcelona take a battering. Not in a vindictive way, not because it's something to mock them for and not because they deserve it for usually being so irritatingly good...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 18 days ago 17,701 reads 49 comments

  5. Gareth Bale: From Real Madrid Outcast to the Cusp of Domination

    Gareth Bale is rested and healthy. Gareth Bale is confident and comfortable. Gareth Bale is carrying complete belief, both within himself and from everyone connected to Real Madrid ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 18 days ago 16,119 reads 42 comments

  6. Barcelona Transfer News: Latest on Gabriel Barbosa, Thomas Vermaelen Rumours

    The transfer saga surrounding Santos star Gabriel "Gabigol" Barbosa continues, as Premier League champions Leicester City are now said to be preparing an offer for the Barcelona, Juventus and Inter Milan target...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 19 days ago 9,824 reads 5 comments

  7. Attack Is Real Madrid's Biggest Area of Concern Ahead of 2016/17 Liga Season

    Real Madrid are ready to head into their 2016-17 season by opening competitive action with the UEFA Super Cup against Sevilla , before they attempt to take on the dual challenge ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 19 days ago 11,023 reads 23 comments

  8. Barcelona Transfer News: Kevin Gameiro Talks Blaugrana After Atletico Move

    Atletico Madrid’s new striker Kevin Gameiro has revealed he rejected the chance to join Barcelona this summer due to concerns over his playing time...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 20 days ago 6,628 reads 20 comments

  9. Sergio Ramos Is a Winner Who Remains a Vital Cog in the Real Madrid Engine

    Continual change and improvement is partly expected at a club like Real Madrid , an organisation that demands instant success and is unflinching with making change, both on a management and a playing staff level, when results aren't forthcoming...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 20 days ago 4,936 reads 9 comments

  10. 3 Areas for Antoine Griezmann to Improve on to Become an Atletico Madrid Great

    As he prepares to come back to his club following a hectic summer, there is huge excitement among  Atletico Madrid fans over the return of Antoine Griezmann...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 20 days ago 3,278 reads 7 comments

  11. Atletico Madrid Striker Borja Baston an Ideal Fit for Swansea or West Brom

    Ask most Atletico Madrid fans about May 2010, and they’ll respond with a smile and a knowing nod. It was, after all, when everything started to change...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 21 days ago 2,397 reads 4 comments

  12. Munir El Haddadi States His Case as Barcelona Blow Away Leicester City

    Barcelona's second pre -season friendly followed a similar line to their first, with the team generally playing at a high level for this time of year...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 21 days ago 4,050 reads 20 comments

  13. Gareth Bale Contract: Latest News, Rumours on Star's Talks with Real Madrid

    Real Madrid and star forward Gareth Bale have reportedly opened negotiations regarding a new and improved contract, according to reports from Spain. Continue for updates...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 21 days ago 5,369 reads 47 comments

  14. Cristiano Ronaldo Contract: News, Rumours on Star's Talks with Real Madrid

    Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly "on the cusp" of signing a contract extension with the European champions that will see him remain at the club "until 2020 or 2021...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 21 days ago 10,097 reads 79 comments

  15. Zinedine Zidane Cannot Rely on Recently Returned Players for Super Cup Success

    Real Madrid rounded off their participation in the International Champions Cup with a 1-0 victory over Bayern Munich on Wednesday night, giving manager Zinedine Zidane the first ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 21 days ago 3,211 reads 10 comments

  16. Real, Barcelona, Atletico: Stability Points to Rampant Season at Top of La Liga

    The line of questioning is consistent and unrelenting: Where do you want to strengthen? What needs addressing? Who are you targeting? What do you think of him? This is a very ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 21 days ago 7,991 reads 49 comments

  17. Barcelona Transfer News: Luis Enrique Talks Amid Marc-Andre Ter Stegen Rumours

    Barcelona manager Luis Enrique insisted he has no concerns over the potential departure of one of his goalkeepers despite ongoing reports linking Marc-Andre ter Stegen with Manchester City ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 21 days ago 4,461 reads 7 comments

  18. Real Madrid Transfer News: David Alaba Bid as Bayern Eye Pepe Swap, Top Rumours

    Real Madrid have reportedly lodged a third bid for Bayern Munich defender David Alaba, offering €65 million (£54.5 million), with the Bundesliga giants also wanting centre-back Pepe included in the deal...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 21 days ago 17,873 reads 105 comments

  19. Barcelona Transfer News: Latest on Mario Gomez and Diego Alves Rumours

    Mario Gomez is reportedly in negotiations with Barcelona over a possible move this summer, according to Besiktas general manager Metin Albayrak...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 22 days ago 22,858 reads 39 comments

  20. Barcelona Transfer News: Luan Fee Revealed, Latest on Gabriel Jesus Rumours

    Barcelona's search for added attacking depth goes on, and the Camp Nou outfit have now been told by Gremio it will cost them €22 million (£18.5 million) to sign forward Luan Guilherme...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 22 days ago 8,917 reads 7 comments

  21. Real Madrid Transfer News: Zinedine Zidane Talks James Rodriguez, Marco Asensio

    Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has insisted he wants James Rodriguez to remain at the club despite the Colombian enduring a tough 2015-16 season and being consistently linked with a move away from the Bernabeu...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 22 days ago 7,377 reads 18 comments

  22. Barcelona Transfer News: Latest Marc-Andre ter Stegen and Claudio Bravo Rumours

    Barcelona will reportedly not sell back-up goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen unless his €80 million (£67 million) release clause is met, while Blaugrana No. 1 Claudio Bravo has threatened to leave the club if he loses his starting spot...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 22 days ago 16,799 reads 51 comments

  23. Striker Hunt Is Barcelona's Biggest Area of Concern Ahead of 2016/17 Season

    The area of concern that is getting the most column inches in the Catalunya media is the battle between Marc-Andre ter Stegen and Claudio Bravo for Barcelona’s main goalkeeping position...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 22 days ago 5,814 reads 20 comments

  24. Bayern Munich vs. Real Madrid: 2016 ICC Time, TV Schedule and Live Stream

    Two giants of world football clash as Bayern Munich battle UEFA Champions League holders Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup at Metlife Stadium in New Jersey, United States on Wednesday...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 22 days ago 12,219 reads 25 comments

  25. Zinedine Zidane Provides Real Madrid With Hope Beyond Big Transfer Deals

    If Zinedine Zidane wanted to build a case for Real Madrid to aggressively enter the transfer market, then the UEFA Super Cup meeting with Sevilla next week could be of great help...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 23 days ago 22,144 reads 49 comments