1. Breaking Down the Perceptions of Real Madrid's Stars on the International Scene

    With club football in the midst of another interruption thanks to the international break, top sides around Europe find their training grounds bereft of regular members, with all ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 months ago 8,258 reads 10 comments

  2. England vs. Scotland: Live Score, Highlights from World Cup Qualifier

    Wembley Stadium, World Cup qualifier England 3-0 Scotland (FT) Daniel Sturridge 23', Adam Lallana 50', Gary Cahill 60'. Lineups: ENG—Hart, Walker, Stones, Cahill, Rose, Dier, Henderson, Sterling, Rooney, Lallana, Sturridge...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 months ago 6,898 reads 9 comments

  3. Can Enzo Zidane Really Make the Grade at Real Madrid?

    Real Madrid and the name of Zidane have gone hand in hand for some time, with Zinedine being a creative master of midfield during his playing days and, via a swift climb up the ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 months ago 7,593 reads 4 comments

  4. What Does Toni Kroos' Injury Absence Mean for Real Madrid?

    Real Madrid suffered a big setback on Tuesday, as the news broke that key midfielder Toni Kroos would be out for the rest of 2016 after fracturing a metatarsal in his right foot, per Marca ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 months ago 4,654 reads 5 comments

  5. Confusion of Real Madrid's Playing Style Being Progressively Worse Under Zidane

    Fabio Capello could tell some stories about his time in football, it's fair to say. After his time—playing and managing—at three huge clubs in Italy, the seven-time league ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 9,130 reads 43 comments

  6. Morata, Bale Chief Among Real Madrid Positives but Predictability Reigns Supreme

    Real Madrid extended their lead at the top of La Liga to five points with a win early on Sunday over Leganes, with Gareth Bale netting a brace and Alvaro Morata scoring once in the 3-0 victory...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 4,633 reads 9 comments

  7. Chelsea vs. Everton: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

    Stamford Bridge, Premier League Chelsea 5-0 Everton (FT) Eden Hazard 18' 55', Marcos Alonso 19', Diego Costa 41', Pedro 65'. Lineups: CHE—Courtois, Azpilicueta, Luiz, Cahill, Moses, Kante, Matic, Alonso, Pedro, Hazard, Costa...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 7,531 reads 0 comments

  8. Real Madrid's 2006/07 La Liga Winners: Where Are They Now, a Decade On?

    Winning La Liga hasn't happened as often for Real Madrid as the club would expect over the past few years, but just after the turn of the century, Los Blancos won the title four times in eight seasons—and then just once in the eight since...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 6,465 reads 13 comments

  9. Fenerbahce vs. Manchester United: Live Score, Highlights from Europa League

    Ulker Stadyumu, UEFA Europa League Fenerbahce 2-1 Manchester United (FT) Moussa Sow 1', Jeremain Lens 59', Wayne Rooney 87'. Lineups: FEN—Volkan, Sener, Kjaer, Skrtel, Hasan Ali, Topal, Josef, Alper, Lens, Volkan Sen, Sow...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 11,669 reads 60 comments

  10. More Mistakes and Misjudgements from Zinedine Zidane Harming Real Madrid Outlook

    Real Madrid were held to a surprising 3-3 draw by Legia Warsaw in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday night, with Los Blancos giving up a two-goal lead before needing a late equaliser to salvage a point in the empty Polish Army Stadium...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 6,621 reads 41 comments

  11. Manchester City vs. Barcelona: Live Score, Highlights from Champions League

    UEFA Champions League, Etihad Stadium Manchester City 3-1 Barcelona (FT) Lionel Messi 21', Ilkay Gundogan 39' 74', Kevin de Bruyne 54'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 9,254 reads 23 comments

  12. Delayed Emergence of Mateo Kovacic Can Shape Real Madrid's Successful Season

    Almost 10 months ago to the day, a frustrated and bitter-looking man left Mestalla after Real Madrid had drawn 2-2 with Valencia, scorned by part of the Spanish media in the aftermath of the game and ignored by the rest of it...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 7,394 reads 9 comments

  13. Zidane Undermining His Own Authority If He Won't Change Real Madrid's BBC Attack

    Real Madrid remain top of La Liga and are two points clear of Barcelona after Jornada 10, following a hard-fought win at Alaves , even if the final scoreline of 4-1 didn't make it look as though Los Blancos had too much to worry about...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 7,669 reads 14 comments

  14. Manchester United vs. Burnley: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Old Trafford, Premier League Manchester United 0-0 Burnley (FT) Lineups: MUN—De Gea, Darmian, Blind, Rojo, Shaw, Herrera, Pogba, Lingard, Mata, Rashford, Ibrahimovic...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 13,934 reads 68 comments

  15. Sunderland vs. Arsenal: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Stadium of Light, Premier League Sunderland 1-4 Arsenal (FT) Alexis Sanchez 17' 77', Jermain Defoe pen 64', Olivier Giroud 71' 75'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 6,095 reads 3 comments

  16. Ranking Real Madrid's 8 Spanish Players on Form so Far This Season

    Real Madrid 's season is only a few months old and yet already they have hit a few peaks and troughs, with injuries and rotations meaning manager Zinedine Zidane is still yet to really field a consistent side with any regularity...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 3,230 reads 6 comments

  17. 5 Real Madrid Players Who Should Get the Chance to Impress in Copa del Rey

    Real Madrid are looking forward to cup action on Wednesday evening as they travel to third-tier side Cultural Leonesa in the Copa del Rey hoping to continue their recent winning streak...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 2,103 reads 5 comments

  18. Liverpool vs. Tottenham: Live Score, Highlights from EFL Cup Game

    EFL Cup fourth round, Anfield Liverpool 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur (FT) Daniel Sturridge 8' 63', Vincent Janssen pen 75'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 12,003 reads 14 comments

  19. Real Madrid's Ongoing Defensive Errors Are the Biggest Barrier to Success

    Real Madrid returned to the top of La Liga on Sunday after taking advantage of Atletico Madrid 's loss to Sevilla , with Zinedine Zidane's side emerging triumphant against Athletic Bilbao...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 2,234 reads 7 comments

  20. Chelsea vs. Manchester United: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Stamford Bridge, Premier League Chelsea 4-0 Manchester United (FT) Pedro 1', Gary Cahill 20', Eden Hazard 61', N'Golo Kante 71'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 19,137 reads 34 comments

  21. Liverpool vs. West Brom: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Anfield, Premier League Liverpool 2-1 West Bromwich Albion (FT) Sadio Mane 20', Philippe Coutinho 34', Gareth McAuley 81'. Lineups: LFC: Karius, Clyne, Matip, Lovren, Milner, Henderson, Can, Lallana, Mane, Firmino, Coutinho...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 4,116 reads 2 comments

  22. Why Restoring Morata for Benzema Can Let Cristiano Ronaldo Rediscover His Groove

    Real Madrid are back to winning ways after victories over Real Betis and Legia Warsaw in the league and Champions League, respectively, but they face a big test in La Liga at ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 7,989 reads 13 comments

  23. Manchester United vs. Fenerbahce: Live Score, Highlights from Europa League Game

    Old Trafford, UEFA Europa League Manchester United 4-1 Fenerbahce (FT) Paul Pogba pen 31' 45', Anthony Martial pen 34', Jesse Lingard 47', Robin van Persie 82'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 5,755 reads 1 comments

  24. 4 Early Candidates to Leave Real Madrid in the January Transfer Window

    Early in the 2016/17 season though it still is, there is already a clear core of the Real Madrid squad being utilised by manager Zinedine Zidane, a group of 14 or so who battle ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 15,687 reads 8 comments

  25. James Rodriguez and Marco Asensio Productivity Will Be Real Madrid Winter Bonus

    Real Madrid cruised to a 5-1 win in the UEFA Champions League against Legia Warsaw on Tuesday night, remaining top of Group F in the process thanks to their head-to-head record with Borussia Dortmund ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 months ago 8,374 reads 7 comments