1. 5 Real Madrid Academy Players to Watch out for

    In total, 14 teams and around 250 players make up Real Madrid 's academy. Famously, Raul and Iker Casillas made their way all the way through to the first team, while Nacho Fernandez, ...

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  2. 5 Players to Watch in Spain's Euro 2016 Qualifier with Slovakia

    After sauntering to a 5-1 win over Macedonia in their bid to qualify for France 2016, Spain are now looking to move on to nine points from nine with fixtures against Slovakia and Luxembourg...

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  3. Why Gareth Bale Is Under Most Pressure for Real Madrid Following Athletic Win

    Less than a month after he had come in for criticism from the Real Madrid fans, Iker Casillas' name was greeted with a reception more fitting of the club legend which he is prior to Sunday night's demolition of Athletic Bilbao...

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  4. Real Madrid vs. Athletic Club: Key Issues That Will Shape La Liga Game

    An interesting fixture awaits the Bernabeu on Sunday night. Real Madrid , who have won three league matches in a row after back-to-back defeats, take on Athletic Club, who finished fourth last season...

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  5. 5 Real Madrid Weaknesses Other Teams Can Expose in 2014/15 Season

    Real Madrid 's victory against Razgrad Ludogorets in Bulgaria on Wednesday night extended their winning streak to five games...

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  6. Ludogorets vs. Real Madrid: Key Issues That Will Shape Champions League Game

    Real Madrid meet Razgrad Ludogorets in the Champions League on Wednesday night in Bulgaria. In existence for little more than a decade, Ludogorets would never have imagined they'd be playing host to the European champions quite so soon...

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  7. Ronaldo on Verge of Champions League Record, but Karim Benzema Key for Madrid

    Two goals in Bulgaria on Wednesday night would see Cristiano Ronaldo draw level with Raul at the top of the Champions League record books...

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  8. 10 Biggest Issues Facing Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid

    Despite scoring 18 goals in their last three matches, there are still plenty of issues that Real Madrid will need to face up to over the course of the season...

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  9. Barcelona's 6 Clean Sheets Mean They Don't Need to Worry About Creativity Yet

    For several seasons, Barcelona have been haunted by defensive problems. "Buy a centre-back," people screamed at them as Carles Puyol edged toward retirement. So at last, this summer, they did...

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  10. What Can Real Madrid Realistically Expect from James Rodriguez This Season?

    Off the pitch, James Rodriguez hasn't quite had the start to life at Real Madrid he may have imagined when he was unveiled among much fanfare at the Bernabeu earlier this summer...

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  11. Real Madrid vs. Elche: Key Issues That Will Shape La Liga Game

    After returning to winning ways in La Liga against Deportivo La Coruna on Saturday afternoon, Real Madrid welcome Elche to the Bernabeu on Tuesday evening. In 20 visits, Elche have never won a game at Madrid's home ground in Spain's top flight...

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  12. Deportivo vs. Real Madrid: Winners and Losers from La Liga Game

    Where to start? Real Madrid replicated Manchester United 's famous 8-2 win over Arsenal in a crazy match against Deportivo La Coruna on Saturday...

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  13. President Florentino Perez Risking History by Cutting Real Madrid Academy

    An often-told story in Spanish football is the one where Atletico Madrid let Raul Gonzalez jump ship to their nearest rivals for free...

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  14. Deportivo vs. Real Madrid: Key Issues That Will Shape La Liga Game

    Fresh from a five-star performance against Basel in the Champions League on Tuesday night, it is of vital importance that Real Madrid get their league form back on track when they ...

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  15. Jeering of Casillas and Benzema Does Not Aid Real Madrid's Hopes of Success

    Real Madrid will hope their 5-1 win over Basel in the Champions League on Tuesday night helps them leave a tricky period in La Liga firmly behind them...

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  16. 5 Reasons Why Real Madrid Can Become the 1st Side to Retain the Champions League

    If Sergio Ramos hadn't risen in stoppage time in Lisbon and thumped the ball beyond Thibaut Courtois , the Champions League would once again be ridden with talk of Real Madrid 's quest for La Decima ...

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  17. Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid: How Real Will Line Up in La Liga Game

    As the international break slinks into the background and La Liga returns, we are presented with the seventh Madrid derby of the calendar year at the Bernabeu on Saturday evening...

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  18. 5 Classic Real Madrid-Atletico Madrid Derby Moments

    Derby matches between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid have often been one-sided, but both sides of the divide have had their moments. This Saturday, the two meet in the Spanish league for the latest chapter in their rivalry...

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  19. Ranking the Top 10 Strikers in La Liga After the 2014 Transfer Window

    With the rise of midfielders in Spain—not to mention the quality the country possesses in that area of the pitch—strikers have been forced to take a back seat...

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  20. Why Gareth Bale Could Follow Angel Di Maria into Central Role for Real Madrid

    When Real Madrid allowed Mesut Ozil to leave for Arsenal last summer, technically replacing him with Tottenham's Gareth Bale , there were question marks posed over their lack of creativity through the middle...

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  21. Real Madrid: Full Report Card for Every Position

    And now we can focus on the football. For those who despair of the transfer window and the rumours, hyperbole and lies that come with it, September signals the actual start of the football season...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 4 months ago 7,358 reads 24 comments

  22. 5 Best La Liga Signings from 2014 Summer Transfer Window

    The transfer window has elapsed and clubs in Spain will now have to wait until January to add new players to their squads—although in Barcelona’s case, due to FIFA ’s transfer ban, they will now have to wait until January of 2016...

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  23. Grading Real Madrid's Transfer Window Signings

    Real Madrid lightly indulged themselves on deadline day with the signing of Mexican forward Javier Hernandez on loan from Premier League side Manchester United . Prior to the final day of the sales, however, they'd heavily indulged themselves...

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  24. 5 Real Madrid Players with a Point to Prove in the 2014/15 Season

    We're just two games in, and Real Madrid are already playing catch-up this season. Beaten 4-2 by Real Sociedad on Sunday night, despite leading 2-0, they are three points off Barcelona and one behind Atletico Madrid ...

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  25. 5 Transfer Deadline Day Possibilities for Real Madrid

    It is all quiet on the incoming transfer front at Real Madrid after they confirmed Xabi Alonso's move to Bayern Munich, per their official website ...

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