1. Neymar, Messi, Bale and Ronaldo Watch: Madrid Duo Shine with Golazos

    A large price tag was always going to mean Gareth Bale 's performances at Real Madrid were going to be closely scrutinised but, considering the injuries, he has every reason to be satisfied with his start to life in Spain...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 9 months ago 3,999 reads 2 comments

  2. Real Madrid: How Will They Line Up vs. Real Betis in La Liga?

    Real Madrid —now with renewed vigour in the title race after cutting the gap to three points last weekend—return to La Liga action on Saturday when they travel south to face Real Betis ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 9 months ago 5,582 reads 33 comments

  3. Transfers to Replace Every Rumoured Real Madrid Exit

    There are a host of players who have been linked with moves away from Real Madrid this season—fortunately Xabi Alonso can now be removed from that list having signed a new two-year deal last week...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 9 months ago 14,264 reads 43 comments

  4. Real Madrid Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of January 13

    We're half way through January madness. We know the drill. For one month in the middle of the season, clubs are allowed to sign and sell players in the hopes of improving their squads for a relegation battle, a title tilt or just because they can...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 9 months ago 16,884 reads 22 comments

  5. Increasing Importance of Luka Modric Evident as Madrid Beat Espanyol

    In December 2012, Marca named Luka Modric the worst signing of the season, ahead of Barcelona's Alex Song, in a vote carried out among its readers...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 9 months ago 6,196 reads 22 comments

  6. Real Madrid: How Will They Line Up Against Espanyol in La Liga?

    Real Madrid will head to Catalunya on Sunday to take on Javier Aguirre’s Espanyol side in La Liga at Cornella-El Prat...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 9 months ago 5,606 reads 34 comments

  7. Martino Has a Selection Dilemma Ahead of Barcelona vs. Atletico Madrid Clash

    Gerardo Martino has used five main players across his front line this season, and against Atletico Madrid on Saturday night, he will have his pick of all of them...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 7,287 reads 59 comments

  8. 8 Teenage La Liga Talents Ready to Step Up in 2014

    Who are going to be the kids that run into such great form in 2014 that their managers end up slapping unrealistic price tags on their heads? Given the reliance of some Spanish ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 3,510 reads 5 comments

  9. Real Madrid vs. Celta Vigo: 6 Things We Learned from Blancos' First Win of 2014

    Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid started 2014 how they ended 2013: with three points. Celta Vigo were the visitors on Spain’s Three Kings Day in a match which Los ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 5,610 reads 71 comments

  10. Real Madrid Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of January 6

    January madness is upon us. We know the drill. For one month in the middle of the season, clubs are allowed to sign and sell players in the hopes of improving their squads for a relegation battle, a title tilt or just because they can...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 5,130 reads 2 comments

  11. 20 La Liga Players to Watch out for in 2014

    Footballers, at the end of the day, as they might say, are only humans like you and me. And for that reason they’ll be pinpointing the new year as their chance to shine...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 19,089 reads 25 comments

  12. Real Madrid Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of December 30

    The arrival of the New Year can only mean one thing — January madness is upon us. We know the drill...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 11,384 reads 14 comments

  13. Building the Perfect La Liga Player

    If, for Christmas this year, you received a build-the-perfect-La-Liga-player kit, would you know exactly which aspect of which player you would use? Which players’ right ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 5,345 reads 30 comments

  14. Scouting Real Madrid Transfer Target Ilkay Gundogan

    Real Madrid ’s interest in Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has been reported for several months now, but it’s taken a step closer to becoming a reality in the last few days...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 8,311 reads 51 comments

  15. 25 Best La Liga Players of 2013

    Barcelona have led La Liga for the whole of 2013, however it has not all been about the Catalan giants. Diego Simeone ’s Atletico Madrid—who are toe-for-toe with ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 10,332 reads 45 comments

  16. Why Raphael Varane Made the Right Decision Joining Real Madrid

    When you think of the best young defenders in the world today, you would be foolish not to include Real Madrid ’s Raphael Varane in any list you find yourself drawing up...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 7,952 reads 42 comments

  17. Complete Comparison of Neymar and Gareth Bale's Starts to Life in La Liga

    At the beginning of December Marca , a notoriously pro-Real Madrid newspaper, said that the scales were tipped in the favour of Gareth Bale when comparing Madrid’s expensive summer signing with Barcelona’s Neymar ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 24,629 reads 72 comments

  18. Why Real Madrid Need to Hold onto Angel Di Maria at All Costs

    There’s always one, and this year it looks like Angel di Maria could be that man. That man who, despite what he, his manager or his club say, is constantly linked with a January move to another team, league or continent...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 6,294 reads 13 comments

  19. Real Madrid Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of December 23

    The arrival of Christmas can only mean one thing — it will not be long until January madness descends upon us. We know the drill...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 20,383 reads 34 comments

  20. Cristiano Ronaldo's Goal in 3-2 Win vs. Valencia Caps Remarkable 2013

    Lionel Messi is back in Argentina as he looks forward to return to competitive football in the New Year, Neymar sat out Barcelona’s win at Getafe with a suspension, and ...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 12,661 reads 124 comments

  21. Valencia vs. Real Madrid: 6 Things We Learned as Madrid Snatch Late Win

    Jese Rodriguez scored a late winner as Real Madrid at last prevailed 3-2 against a resilient Valencia side at the Mestalla on Sunday night...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 2,610 reads 20 comments

  22. Comparing Carlo Ancelotti's First Season at Real Madrid to Jose Mourinho's

    Carlo Ancelotti replaced Jose Mourinho as Real Madrid manager in the summer, with Marca labelling him the “peacemaker” at the time...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 8,740 reads 30 comments

  23. Real Madrid: How Will They Line Up Against Valencia in La Liga?

    Real Madrid close 2013 with a trip to Mestalla to take on a Valencia side who parted ways with their manager, Miroslav Djukic , during the week...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 6,933 reads 15 comments

  24. Assessing Isco's Real Madrid Form and Progress This Season

    It might have been the Copa del Rey, not La Liga, and it might have been Olimpic Xativa , not Barcelona, but the feeling towards Isco from the Bernabeu crowd on Wednesday night was similar...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 7,165 reads 54 comments

  25. Real Madrid's 5 Greatest Weaknesses and How to Solve Them

    After their draw with Osasuna in Pamplona at the weekend, Real Madrid have slipped five points behind Atletico Madrid and Barcelona...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 10 months ago 13,312 reads 61 comments