1. Santiago Bernabeu Attitudes Must Change for Real Madrid to Enjoy Liga Success

    Real Madrid remained top of La Liga after Jornada 13 thanks to a 2-1 home win over Sporting Gijon on Saturday, the same scoreline by which they defeated another Sporting, the Portuguese side, in the UEFA Champions League in midweek...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 months ago 11,869 reads 23 comments

  2. Chelsea vs. Tottenham: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Stamford Bridge, Premier League Chelsea 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur (FT) Christian Eriksen 10', Pedro 44', Victor Moses 51'. Lineups: CHE—Courtois, Azpilicueta, Luiz, Cahill, Moses, Kante, Matic, Alonso, Pedro, Costa, Hazard...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 months ago 4,314 reads 2 comments

  3. Would Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid Beat a Best XI of Recently Sold Players?

    Real Madrid 's transfer activity this summer was notable only because it was far less, and worth far less, than usual—they only signed Alvaro Morata, and they only sold Jese from their regular first-team squad...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 months ago 20,378 reads 15 comments

  4. Celtic vs. Barcelona: Live Score, Highlights from Champions League Game

    UEFA Champions League, Celtic Park Celtic 0-2 Barcelona (FT) Leo Messi 24' pen 55'. Lineups: CEL— Gordon, Lustig, Simunovic, Sviatchenko, Izaguirre, Armstrong, Brown, McGregor, Rogic, Sinclair, Dembele...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 months ago 4,865 reads 2 comments

  5. Sporting Win Shows Karim Benzema's Real Madrid Super-Sub Role Could Continue

    Real Madrid made it 30 competitive matches without defeat under Zinedine Zidane on Tuesday night, a run stretching back to early April last season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 months ago 2,769 reads 23 comments

  6. How La Liga Leaders Heading into December Fared over the Last 8 Seasons

    Real Madrid 's victory over rivals and neighbours Atletico Madrid on Saturday ensured that Zinedine Zidane 's men remain top of La Liga after 12 matches, while a four-point ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 months ago 4,256 reads 24 comments

  7. Real Madrid and Ronaldo Find Form, but Squad Stars Are to Thank for El Derbi Win

    Real Madrid displayed an enormous show of strength, quality and togetherness to take victory in the weekend's big match in La Liga, seeing off city rivals Atletico Madrid 3-0 ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 months ago 9,743 reads 35 comments

  8. Atletico Madrid vs. Real Madrid: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga

    Vicente Calderon, La Liga Atletico Madrid 0-3 Real Madrid (FT) Cristiano Ronaldo 22' pen 70' 77'. Lineups: ATM—Oblak, Juanfran, Godin, Savic, Filipe, Gabi, Koke, Saul, Carrasco, Griezmann, Torres...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 year ago 20,270 reads 177 comments

  9. Manchester United vs. Arsenal: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

    Old Trafford, Premier League Manchester United 1-1 Arsenal (FT) Juan Mata 70', Olivier Giroud 88'. Lineups: MUN—De Gea, Valencia, Jones, Rojo, Darmian, Carrick, Herrera, Mata, Pogba, Martial, Rashford...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 year ago 16,595 reads 68 comments

  10. James Rodriguez Should Be Handed Real Madrid Chance in Derby vs. Atletico Madrid

    With the international break over and done with, clubs around Europe will be hoping their players return in a timely fashion and, importantly, free of injury to play in their weekend matches...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 year ago 8,436 reads 16 comments

  11. Shot Analysis of Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo

    Cristiano Ronaldo : a man whose powers are on the wane, who has struggled for form this season and who, despite signing a new long-term contract with Real Madrid recently, is increasingly looking like age is catching up with him...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 year ago 13,556 reads 62 comments

  12. 5 of the Most Bizarre Real Madrid Signings

    In recent seasons, Real Madrid 's transfer-market work has been pretty good. Not every player signed can reach their full potential, and the odd one might be downright poor business, ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 year ago 9,246 reads 6 comments

  13. 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 1 year ago 8,270 reads 10 comments

  14. 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 1 year ago 6,899 reads 9 comments

  15. 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 1 year ago 7,644 reads 4 comments

  16. 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 1 year ago 4,662 reads 5 comments

  17. 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 1 year ago 9,159 reads 43 comments

  18. 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 1 year ago 4,634 reads 9 comments

  19. 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 1 year ago 7,542 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 1 year ago 6,498 reads 13 comments

  21. 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 1 year ago 11,670 reads 60 comments

  22. 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 1 year ago 6,627 reads 41 comments

  23. 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 1 year ago 9,257 reads 23 comments

  24. 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 1 year ago 7,411 reads 9 comments

  25. 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 1 year ago 7,670 reads 14 comments