Tag: Real Madrid

Dutch FA Announces Hiddink As National Team Manager; Nistelrooy & Blind Named As Assistants

The Dutch FA (KNVB) has announced Guus Hiddink as manager of the Netherland’s national team after months of speculation. This will be the 67-year’s second spell in charge of the Dutch national team. Ruud van Nistelrooy and Danny Blind have also been announced as assistants for Hiddink. A two years[Read More…]

How The Last 8-teams Will File Out In The UEFA Champions League Quarter Finals

The quarter final fixtures for the 2013/2014 UEFA Champions League season have been drawn at the draws ceremony which was concluded in Nyon, Switzerland a while ago. The Quarter Final fixtures are as follows: Barcelona VS Atletico Madrid Real Madrid VS Borussia Dortmund Paris Saint-Germain VS Chelsea Manchester United VS[Read More…]

Despite Barca’s Loss, The Quest Is On – Martino

Despite watching his side play poorly and lose 0-1 to Real Valladolid on Saturday, Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino believes the La Liga title race is not over yet. Fausto Rossi’s 17th minute goal condemned the Camp Nou side to a defeat. Valladolid keeper Diego Marino saved lot of attempts from Lionel[Read More…]

Arbeloa To Miss El Clasico Due To Knee Injury

Spain International, Alvaro Arbeloa will be missing in action when his side, Real Madrid faces Barcelona in the El Clasico clash as a result of a knee injury. The defender has been training with a support on his right knee. Real Madrid previously thought the problem was a minor one[Read More…]

Mourinho Reveals Real Madrid Players Were More Interested In Their Looks Than Soccer

Former Real Madrid manager and current Chelsea boss, Jose Mourinho has put his former players at Madrid on a blast. He revealed that his players at Madrid where he spent three years were more interested in their looks than they were in winning trophies. Jose told Esquire that the players[Read More…]

Martino Still Very Much Hopeful Of A Barca Treble

Barcelona manager, Gerardo Martino has revealed his side could win a treble this season despite watching his team lose 1-3 to Real Sociedad last week. Barca is three points behind Liga leaders Real Madrid. The spanish giants are also leading Manchester 2-0 on aggregate after the Champions league round of 16 games.[Read More…]

Diego Simeone Won’t Mind Facing Barca & Real Madrid Weekly

One man who is not worried when playing against Spanish giants, Barcelona and Real Madrid is Athletico Madrid coach,  Diego Simeone. The coach says he won’t mind playing Real Madrid or Barcelona more often. He believes media hype and coverage is one one of the reasons La Liga teams fear[Read More…]

Valencia Condemn Barcelona To Shock-Defeat As La-Liga Race Gets Tougher

Barcelona had to endure their first home defeat of the season as they lost 2-3 to Valencia on Saturday. Their loss leaves the title race open to rivals Athletico Madrid and Real Madrid. Athletico is only behind them on goal difference and Real Madrid is only  behind them by a[Read More…]

Why Madrid Physios Will Receive Cars From Ballon d’Or Winner, Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has finally won the Ballon d’Or after coming so close in the past few years. His victory has been a victory for Real Madrid’s physios who are now excited. The excitement of Physios at the Spanish outfit stems from the fact that they would each receive a brand[Read More…]

Kaka Reaches 100-Goals Milestone

Former World Footballer of the year and Brazilian playmaker, Kaka has reached the 100 goals milestone for AC Milan of Italy. The deeply religious Kaka who is currently enjoying his second spell with the Italian giants achieved this recently after netting two goals against Atlanta. The 31 years old had[Read More…]