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Real Madrid Beat Ajax With Help From First VAR

Real Madrid claimed a fortunate win at Ajax in the Champions League last-16 first leg. Ajax played well and had a Nicolas Tagliafico goal ruled out by the first Champions League video assistant referee consultation. Holders Real took the lead when Karim Benzema blasted…

14th February 2019

Bale Scores 100th Real Madrid Goal in Derby Win

Gareth Bale scored his 100th Real Madrid goal as they beat Atletico in the Madrid derby to overtake their rivals into second place. Casemiro put Real ahead with a volley but Antoine Griezmann equalised after scoring a one-on-one. Sergio Ramos restored the visitors’ lead…

9th February 2019

Vinicius Inspires Real Madrid To Victory Over Alaves

Teenager Vinicius Junior scored and produced a scintillating display as Real Madrid warmed up for their midweek El Clasico cup clash against Barcelona with a comfortable win over Alaves. Karim Benzema tapped home his sixth goal in four games from Sergio Reguilon’s cross to…

4th February 2019

Real Madrid Beaten By Real Sociedad At Bernabeu

Ten-man Real Madrid suffered a surprise defeat by Real Sociedad as the visitors earned their first victory at the Bernabeu in La Liga for 15 years. Willian Jose fired Sociedad in front from the penalty spot in the third minute after Mikel Merino was…

6th January 2019

Real Madrid Frustrated As Cazorla Double Earns Villarreal A Draw

Santi Cazorla proved his class as he scored twice for Villarreal to deny Real Madrid a chance to make further inroads on La Liga leaders Barcelona. The visitors, who made a pre-Christmas trip to the Club World Cup, looked tired and faced a rejuvenated…

4th January 2019

Real Madrid Ease To Record Fourth Club World Cup Title

Spain’s Real Madrid won the Club World Cup for a third consecutive year, and record fourth in total, by beating Abu Dhabi side Al Ain in the final. Luka Modric curled home the opening goal from the edge of the area after Karim Benzema’s…

22nd December 2018
Gareth Bale

Bale Hat-trick Sends Real Madrid To Club World Cup Final

Gareth Bale scored a hat-trick as Real Madrid beat Kashima Antlers to set up a Club World Cup final against Al Ain, of the United Arab Emirates, on Saturday. Wales forward Bale scored the semi-final’s opening goal in Abu Dhabi via the post after…

20th December 2018

Real Madrid Moved Back Into La Liga Top Four With Victory Over Huesca

Wales forward Gareth Bale scored the winner as Real Madrid moved back into La Liga’s top four with a hard-fought victory at bottom side Huesca. Bale ended a run of 10 matches without a goal in Spain’s top flight with a sumptuous side-footed volley.…

9th December 2018

Real Madrid Appoint Santiago Solari As Permanent Manager Until 2021

Real Madrid have appointed Santiago Solari as the club’s permanent manager until June 2021. Solari, 42, took over on 29 October on an interim basis after the sacking of former Spain manager Julen Lopetgui. He has since led Real to four wins in four…

13th November 2018

Real Madrid Set To Appoint Santiago Solari As Permanent Manager

Real Madrid are set to appoint Santiago Solari as the club’s permanent manager. The Spanish Football Association says it has received Solari’s contract from the La Liga club, although there has not yet been an announcement from Real. Solari took over on 29 October…

12th November 2018

Santiago Solari Began Interim Spell At Real Madrid With A Comfortable 4-0

Santiago Solari began his interim spell in charge of Real Madrid with a comfortable 4-0 Copa del Rey last-32, first-leg victory over UD Melilla. Former winger Solari was appointed to replaced Julen Lopetegui, who was sacked on Monday after only 14 games. Karim Benzema,…

1st November 2018