1. A Christmas Wish for Every La Liga Team

    In Spain, there is no fixture pile-up over the festive period like in England, nor is there the month-plus break afforded to Germany’s Bundesliga clubs. Instead, they have a rather more modest two weeks off...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 22 hours ago 9,542 reads 35 comments

  2. San Lorenzo vs. Real Madrid: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Club World Cup

    Real Madrid and San Lorenzo will meet in the final of the Club World Cup on Saturday in Morocco to determine, in theory, who is the best team in the world...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 6 days ago 8,959 reads 53 comments

  3. Why Premier League Clubs Must Target Barcelona Defender Martin Montoya

    Luis Enrique insists the situation can change; Martin Montoya's agent, and presumably the player himself, feels it won't...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 7 days ago 10,880 reads 17 comments

  4. Rough Guide to Real Madrid Boss Carlo Ancelotti's January Transfer History

    Carlo Ancelotti has hopped from Chelsea to Paris Saint-Germain to Real Madrid ; from Roman Abramovich to Nasser Al-Khelaifi to Florentino Perez...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 9 days ago 11,545 reads 6 comments

  5. Atletico Madrid Must Take Advantage of Champions League Draw vs. Leverkusen

    After losing their first league match at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday evening in 19 months, Atletico Madrid received some slightly more fortunate news on Monday morning when the Champions League draw was made...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 days ago 1,174 reads 4 comments

  6. Cruz Azul vs. Real Madrid: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Club World Cup

    All the fuss on Monday morning was about the Champions League, which saw Real Madrid paired with Schalke again, but Los Blancos are focusing their attention on a different competition altogether at the moment: the Club World Cup...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 days ago 9,536 reads 21 comments

  7. Almeria vs. Real Madrid: Winners and Losers from La Liga Game

    Real Madrid will travel to Morocco for the FIFA Club World Cup with their winning run still intact after they beat Almeria 4-1 on Friday night. They are temporarily five points clear of Barcelona, who play Getafe on Saturday in the Spanish capital...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 13 days ago 16,633 reads 41 comments

  8. Almeria vs. Real Madrid: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape La Liga Game

    Real Madrid will play their last league match of 2014 when they travel south to take on Almeria on Friday night ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 14 days ago 8,095 reads 11 comments

  9. Ranking and Grading Real Madrid Players on UCL Group Stage Performances

    It was all far too easy. Real Madrid 's 4-0 win over Ludogorets was their sixth in this season's Champions League: Six games, six wins in Europe and their winning streak in all competitions extended to 19...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 15 days ago 8,780 reads 13 comments

  10. 3 Things Real Madrid Should Test in Champions League Clash vs. Ludogorets

    Played five, won five... why not make it six? Real Madrid welcome Bulgarian side Ludogorets to the Bernabeu on Tuesday night with no need to win the game other than for their own personal pride...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 17 days ago 9,732 reads 23 comments

  11. Real Madrid vs. Celta Vigo: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape La Liga Game

    In search of an 18th straight win in all competitions, Real Madrid welcome Celta Vigo to the Bernabeu on Saturday evening. Despite their purple patch, Los Blancos can't afford any slip-ups — not with Barcelona lurking two points back...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 20 days ago 5,913 reads 25 comments

  12. Why Carlo Ancelotti Can Extend Real Madrid's Winning Run to 23 Matches

    All good things must come to an end. Unfortunately, for Real Madrid 's rivals at least, it doesn't look like Carlo Ancelotti's side are in any rush to take their foot off the pedal...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 21 days ago 14,597 reads 63 comments

  13. James Rodriguez Proving He's a True Star Sooner Than Real Madrid Had Hoped

    Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema were given a rest on Tuesday night as Real Madrid defeated UE Cornella, 5-0, in the second leg of their Copa del Rey tie at the Bernabeu and 9-1 on aggregate...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 23 days ago 30,433 reads 78 comments

  14. Transfer Rumours Unfair on in-Form Real Madrid Striker Karim Benzema

    Poor old Karim Benzema can't seem to wriggle out of the gossip columns. Whatever the French striker does, he continues to be linked with an exit from Real Madrid . And he's done a lot lately...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 23 days ago 6,239 reads 10 comments

  15. Real Madrid vs. Cornella: 3 Things Los Blancos Should Test in Copa Del Rey

    Since losing 4-1 to Real Madrid at Espanyol's Cornella -El Prat stadium in October, UE Cornella have been unable to produce a win in the five league games which have followed...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 24 days ago 8,981 reads 9 comments

  16. Malaga vs. Real Madrid: How Los Blancos Should Line Up in La Liga Match

    A win on Saturday against Malaga at La Rosaleda won't be just another win for Real Madrid . It will be the win that breaks the club record for consecutive victories. In the 1960s, when managed by Miguel Munoz, Los Blancos won 15 games in a row..

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 27 days ago 9,590 reads 19 comments

  17. Recounting Isco's Rise from Malaga Starlet to Real Madrid Star

    Isco starred on the front cover of Madrid-based newspaper AS on Friday morning and he will hope to star on his return to Malaga on Saturday...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 27 days ago 6,300 reads 7 comments

  18. Ranking and Grading Real Madrid Players on Champions League Performances so Far

    Five games, five wins. Real Madrid 's bid to retain the Champions League has not been properly questioned yet...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 28 days ago 4,967 reads 8 comments

  19. Basel vs. Real Madrid: How Los Blancos Should Line Up in Champions League Game

    Real Madrid arrived in Switzerland on Tuesday morning ahead of their match with Basel in the Champions League on Wednesday night...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 30 days ago 11,081 reads 18 comments

  20. Eibar vs. Real Madrid: How Los Blancos Should Line Up in La Liga Game

    With Luka Modric ruled out injured, Carlo Ancelotti has a question to answer: Who should he pair in midfield with Toni Kroos for the trip to Eibar ? Given Modric picked ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 1 month ago 14,687 reads 16 comments

  21. Spain vs. Germany: Winners and Losers from International Friendly

    To call it a damp night in Vigo would be an understatement. Rain pounded down on the Spain and Germany players as they tried to play a game of football at Celta Vigo's Balaidos Stadium on Tuesday evening...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 1 month ago 9,979 reads 21 comments

  22. Sami Khedira Gifted Real Madrid Lifeline After Luka Modric Injury

    It looks like it is going to be worse than expected. Luka Modric 's MRI scan on his groin injury, according to Marca , could rule him out for between two and three months...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 1 month ago 5,481 reads 27 comments

  23. Spain vs. Germany: How La Roja Should Line Up in International Friendly

    Heavyweights collide in Vigo on Tuesday night when the current world champions take on the former world champions in what ESPN has described as a "glamour friendly...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 1 month ago 9,938 reads 5 comments

  24. How Real Madrid Can Shuffle Their Pack to Cope with Luka Modric Injury

    Luka Modric, along with Ivan Rakitic and Mario Mandzukic, were rested for Croatia's friendly with Argentina at Upton Park last week because there was a bigger match around the corner...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 1 month ago 7,907 reads 19 comments

  25. Real Madrid Would Be Foolish to Sell Raphael Varane in January

    Raphael Varane 's failure to disrupt the Sergio Ramos-Pepe partnership at Real Madrid has led to quite a bold claim in the Daily Star ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 1 month ago 19,405 reads 52 comments