1. Real Madrid vs. Eibar: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga

    Santiago Bernabeu, La Liga Real Madrid 4-0 Eibar (FT) James Rodriguez 4', Lucas Vazquez 17', Cristiano Ronaldo 19', Jese 39'. Lineups: RMA—Casilla; Carvajal, Pepe, Nacho, Arbeloa; Casemiro, Isco, James; Lucas, Jese, Ronaldo...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 10,013 reads 117 comments

  2. Ranking the Week's 20 Hottest Transfer Rumours with Neymar, Lukaku and Alexis

    This week has seen the return of domestic football, the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League after the international break, meaning big clubs and big players are back on our screens...

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  3. Ultimate Guide to La Liga Weekend: European Priorities and Barcelona's Bad Run

    Is the title race in La Liga really back open again? On Saturday, March 19, after Atletico Madrid heard the final whistle go to consign them to a 2-1 defeat at Sporting Gijon, ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 3,604 reads 12 comments

  4. Real Madrid Should Consider Leaving out Toni Kroos Rather Than James Rodriguez

    Real Madrid continue to be a club in a constant state of upheaval. Just when things were seeming rosy following a win in El Clasico over the planet's best club, Barcelona, they ...

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  5. Atletico Madrid Need Yannick Carrasco, Not Vietto, in Champions League Attack

    Fernando Torres ' red card against Barcelona in Tuesday's UEFA Champions League match didn't just turn Atletico Madrid 's fortunes; it also gave rise to a dilemma for the second leg for manager Diego Simeone...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 2,504 reads 8 comments

  6. Wolfsburg vs. Real Madrid: Live Score, Highlights from Champions League

    Volkswagen Arena, Champions League QF first leg Wolfsburg 2-0 Real Madrid (FT) Ricardo Rodriguez pen 17', Max Arnold 25'. Lineups: WOL: Benaglio, Vieirinha, Draxler, B...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 26,863 reads 524 comments

  7. La Liga Player Rankings: Cristiano Ronaldo Winner in El Clasico Overhauls Messi

    Real Madrid won El Clasico , the title race is still just about open and Villarreal took a big step toward securing fourth place— Jornada 31 in La Liga was a huge one, and ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 10,106 reads 73 comments

  8. Atletico Madrid Must Repeat Game Plan to Beat Barcelona in Champions League

    Atletico Madrid came out of the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final against Barcelona with a 2-1 deficit to make up at home, but they will take much heart ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 3,359 reads 13 comments

  9. Barcelona Need to Rediscover Attacking Urgency to Retain Champions League Trophy

    Barcelona won 2-1 at the Camp Nou on Tuesday night to give themselves a first-leg lead over Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final, but it was a tough night for ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 10,849 reads 100 comments

  10. Barcelona vs. Atletico Madrid: Live Score, Highlights from Champions League

    Camp Nou, UEFA Champions League quarter final first leg Barcelona 2-1 Atletico Madrid (FT) Fernando Torres , 24', Luis Suarez 63' 72'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 29,262 reads 553 comments

  11. La Liga Team of the Week: Atletico and Real Madrid Stars Dominate

    La Liga returned after the international break with more exciting games and a few surprising results, the biggest of which was Real Madrid's win over Barcelona in El Clasico. Two of the victorious team make their way into our chosen XI this time out...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 7,636 reads 27 comments

  12. Barcelona vs. Atletico Madrid: Team News, Preview, Live Stream and TV Info

    The heavyweight clash of the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals undoubtedly takes place in Spain across two legs, with holders Barcelona and domestic rivals Atletico Madrid locking horns, firstly in Catalunya on Tuesday night...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 19,117 reads 54 comments

  13. Ranking Atletico Madrid's Top 5 Players for March 2016

    Atletico Madrid had a busy March in which their season seemed to slip away from them a little due to injuries and bad luck, but after Jornada 31 in April, maybe all isn't quite as bad as it seemed...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 1,186 reads 3 comments

  14. La Liga Hangover: Real Madrid Keep Title Race Alive, Valencia Relegation Fears

    Welcome to La Liga Hangover, a weekly column running throughout the season in which we take a light-hearted, though in-depth, look at the key stories and talking points from the most recent weekend of action in Spanish football's top flight...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 8,102 reads 63 comments

  15. Arsenal vs. Watford: Winners and Losers from Premier League

    Arsenal waltzed to an impressive and straight-forward home win over Watford in the Premier League on Saturday, eventually triumphing 4-0...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 8,127 reads 27 comments

  16. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: Live Score, Highlights from El Clasico

    Camp Nou, La Liga Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid (FT) Gerard Pique 55', Karim Benzema 62', Cristiano Ronaldo 85'. Sent off: Sergio Ramos (RMA) 83'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 55,230 reads 630 comments

  17. Arsenal vs. Watford: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

    The Emirates, Premier League Arsenal 4-0 Watford (FT) Alexis Sanchez 4', Alex Iwobi 38', Hector Bellerin 48', Theo Walcott 88'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 9,951 reads 47 comments

  18. Ranking the Week's 20 Hottest Transfer Rumours with Pogba, Bellerin and Courtois

    Sorting through the transfer rumours of the week is often entertaining, but that apparently goes even more so when trying to wade through and pick some out on April Fool's day...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 6,577 reads 8 comments

  19. Ultimate Guide to La Liga Weekend: El Clasico and Valencia in Danger of the Drop

    In case the terribly exciting international week made all thought of club football fly out of mind entirely, it's a big one this weekend in La Liga: El Clasico , at Camp Nou , Barcelona vs...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 6,217 reads 29 comments

  20. Despite Recent Real Madrid Improvement, Barcelona Will Stroll to El Clasico Win

    Saturday sees one of world football's biggest and most-watched fixtures take place, El Clasico, as La Liga table-toppers Barcelona host Real Madrid at the Camp Nou...

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  21. Atletico Madrid Need Gabi or Augusto to Shine in Defence to Stay Competitive

    Injuries are part and parcel of life in La Liga and everywhere else, but rarely will a side have to cope with a spate of absences in such a key area of the pitch as Atletico Madrid are facing right now...

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  22. Does Javier Manquillo Have Any Chance of Making the Grade at Atletico Madrid?

    Atletico Madrid 's season has deteriorated in the past week or two as their title challenge has faltered in La Liga and a tough draw in the UEFA Champions League, coupled with a ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 1,276 reads 2 comments

  23. France vs. Russia: Winners and Losers from International Friendly

    France and Russia provided an entertaining 90 minutes of football in Paris on Thursday night, with the home side running out eventual 4-2 winners...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 8,208 reads 14 comments

  24. France vs. Russia: Live Score, Highlights from International Friendly

    International friendly, Paris France 4-2 Russia (FT) N'Golo Kante 8', Andre-Pierre Gignac 38', Aleksandr Kokorin 56', Dimitri Payet 64', Yuri Zhirkov 68', Kingsley Coman 76'...

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  25. Breaking Down the Role Matias Kranevitter Will Play at Atletico Madrid in 1 Year

    Atletico Madrid 's purchases in the transfer market over the past 18 months or so have clearly pointed to a new direction for the squad, as they add a number of talented younger ...

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