1. Zidane's Big Gamble Pays Off for Real Madrid with Key Attribute Shining Through

    Real Madrid left it late again in La Liga but ended up on the right side of a 3-2 scoreline against Deportivo La Coruna on Saturday night, solidifying their place at the top ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 hours ago 3,050 reads 11 comments

  2. Leicester vs. Manchester City: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    King Power Stadium, Premier League Leicester City 4-2 Manchester City (FT) Jamie Vardy 2' 20' 78', Andy King 4', Aleksander Kolarov 81', Nolito 90'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 21 hours ago 5,288 reads 8 comments

  3. Real Madrid's Impressive Pathway Offers Progression from Key Players to Managers

    Zinedine Zidane took over as Real Madrid first-team head coach almost one year ago and has since gone on to win the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Super Cup, sit top of La Liga ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 2 days ago 6,174 reads 3 comments

  4. Dortmund Draw Shows Both the Progression and Improvements Needed for Real Madrid

    Real Madrid threw away top spot in UEFA Champions League Group F and a 2-0 lead over Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday night, but although they were second best, dropped two ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 3 days ago 2,474 reads 19 comments

  5. Manchester City vs. Celtic: Live Score, Highlights from Champions League Game

    Etihad Stadium, UEFA Champion League Manchester City 1-1 Celtic (FT) Patrick Roberts 5', Kelechi Iheanacho 7'. Lineups: MCI— Caballero, Maffeo, Sagna, Adarabioyo, Clichy, Fernando, Zabaleta, Sane, Gundogan, Nolito, Iheanacho...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 1,551 reads 1 comments

  6. No Need for Real Madrid to Fear Finishing 2nd in Champions League Group

    Having eventually emerged unscathed from El Clasico and still sitting top by six points in La Liga, Real Madrid must be feeling pretty good about themselves right now...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 4,841 reads 19 comments

  7. Real Madrid Can No Longer Ignore Kovacic Importance nor Benzema Ineffectiveness

    Real Madrid remained top of La Liga and unbeaten for the season after salvaging a point with a last-minute equaliser at the Camp Nou in El Clasico , drawing 1-1 with Barcelona on Saturday afternoon...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 days ago 13,950 reads 32 comments

  8. West Ham vs. Arsenal: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    London Stadium, Premier League West Ham United 1-5 Arsenal (FT) Mesut Ozil 23', Alexis Sanchez 73' 80' 86', Andy Carroll 83', Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 84'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 days ago 5,627 reads 5 comments

  9. Manchester City vs. Chelsea: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Etihad Stadium, Premier League Manchester City 1-3 Chelsea (FT) Gary Cahill OG 44', Diego Costa 59', Willian 69', Eden Hazard 90'. —Sergio Aguero (MCI) and Fernandinho (MCI) sent-off, 90+5'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 days ago 21,345 reads 126 comments

  10. Picking a Combined Barcelona-Real Madrid Clasico XI

    It's that time of year again when Spanish football captures the imagination of the world; the buildup to El Clasico , Barcelona vs. Real Madrid, the top two in La Liga...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 days ago 14,212 reads 50 comments

  11. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: The 3 Biggest Games in Recent El Clasico History

    The biggest game in Spanish football — perhaps in European football — is fast approaching, with El Clasico on the horizon: Barcelona vs. Real Madrid, which takes place at the Camp Nou on Saturday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 11 days ago 14,178 reads 42 comments

  12. Liverpool vs. Leeds: Live Score, Highlights from EFL Cup Game

    EFL Cup, Anfield Liverpool 2-0 Leeds United (FT) Divock Origi 75', Ben Woodburn 80'. Lineups: LFC— Mignolet, Moreno, Klavan, Lucas, Alexander-Arnold, Stewart, Ejaria, Wijnaldum, Can, Mane, Origi...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 days ago 5,638 reads 2 comments

  13. Picking a Best Real Madrid XI Using Only 1 Player of Each Nationality

    Zinedine Zidane has it tough at Real Madrid , picking his lineup to win any given match only for social media, press and pundits to immediately suggest he should have chosen someone on the bench ahead of someone in the XI...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 13 days ago 5,626 reads 11 comments

  14. 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 14 days ago 11,748 reads 23 comments

  15. 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 15 days ago 3,979 reads 2 comments

  16. 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 16 days ago 20,128 reads 15 comments

  17. 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 18 days ago 4,610 reads 2 comments

  18. 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 18 days ago 2,707 reads 23 comments

  19. 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 20 days ago 4,204 reads 24 comments

  20. 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 21 days ago 9,678 reads 35 comments

  21. 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 22 days ago 19,620 reads 177 comments

  22. 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 22 days ago 16,424 reads 68 comments

  23. 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 24 days ago 8,350 reads 16 comments

  24. 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 26 days ago 12,251 reads 62 comments

  25. 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 27 days ago 9,110 reads 6 comments