Real Madrid thrashed Mallorca on Wednesday night in a 7 goals thriller. Marcus Asensio's Hattrick, Karim Benzema's brace, and Isco's 84th-minute strike ensured the home side recorded an emphatic 6-1 victory over their visitors. Real Madrid now seats at the top of the La Liga table with 16 points, 2 points ahead of her rival Atletico Madrid.
Real Madrid will begin their Champions League campaign tonight as they face Inter Milan at the San Siro stadium. Real Madrid and Inter Milan were in the same group also last season. Both teams have started well in their respective domestic leagues. Carlo Ancelloti in his press conference on Tuesday confirmed that Marcelo has had a relapse in training.
Cristiano Ronaldo's name has been popping up across the media regarding a potential move away from the Turin Stadium this summer. A return back to the Santiago Bernabeu has been ruled out this summer, after Carlo Ancelloti said the Portuguese superstar is not in his plans for this season.
Real Madrid begins their new season on Saturday. Real Madrid lost the last season Liga trophy to Atletico Madrid on the last day of the season. With the departure of Varane and Ramos, Real Madrid (especially the defense) will have a new look in the new season.
European football governing body popularly known as UEFA has reacted yesterday after Real Madrid star and France international, Karim Benzema scored a brace for the Carlo Ancelloti's side in their first game of the Spanish La Liga Santander against Deportivo Alaves at the Estadio Mendizorroza. The visitor of the night were very impressive as they put up some physical, tactical and technical displays to outshine the host with a convincing four goals to one scoreline at full time.
Real Madrid were defeated by Sherrif Tiraspol at the Santiago Bernabeau, the Moldova team put on a brilliant showing a goal in either half of the game to produce the biggest upset in Champions League history. The 13 time UEFA Champions League winners found it hard to beat Georgios Athanasiadis in the Sheriff goal, it took a seemingly soft penalty decision for Real Madrid to get past the Impressive goalkeeper.
Barcelona haven't beaten Real Madrid in their last 4 meetings and have lost to their arch-rival in 3 of those games. Facing Carlo Ancelloti men has come at a tough time when Barcelona are still struggling for form and haven't beaten a top club since Ronald Koeman took over.
Super Eagles of Nigeria defender, Leon Balogun was in action today for Steven Gerrard led Glasgow Rangers team in their international club friendlies against Real Madrid at the Ibrox Stadium. The Nigerian prolific defender was dropped to the bench by the English manager due to tactical reason but was introduced into the game in the second half for Connor Goldson.
Valencia Vs Real Madrid: Real Madrid Team News, Recent Forms, Likely Formations And Match Day Result
After Atletico Madrid played out a 0-0 draw with Athletic Bilbao at Wanda Metropolitan on Saturday 18th September, Valencia and Real Madrid, siting 3rd and 2nd respectively on the La Liga log, will battle this Sunday 19th to try and earn all three points to leapfrog the La Liga Champions and leaders to 1st.
With the summer transfer window been shut yesterday, there are some deadline summer transfers that looked very surprising and kind of weird in the round leather game. One of the surprising transfers is the move of France youngster, Eduardo Camavinga from Stade de Rennes to Real Madrid despite interest from clubs like Bayern Munich, Manchester United and Paris Saint Germain among others.
The future of 5 time Ballon D'or winner Cristiano Ronaldo is currently in doubts, the Portuguese legend has spent the past three seasons in Italy with Juventus, but this summer it seems he will be quitting the Italian giants for a fresh adventure. Three clubs have reportedly indicated an interest in signing the former Manchester United star, one of his reported suitors is Paris Saint Germain, having signed Messi, Ramos, Wijnaldum, Hakimi and Donnarruma this summer, the French giants want to add Cristiano Ronaldo to their star studded squad, it is reported that they see him as a replacement to Kylian Mbappe who might leave the club this summer.
Real Madrid have been quiet in this summer transfer window despite allowing Sergio Ramos to leave as a free agent, and the imminent announcement of Rapheal Varane as a Manchester United Player. Though they brought in 28-year-old David Alaba on free transfer, there hasn't been much from them as it is expected they would move into the transfer market for another Centre Back, considering they are well short in that area.
Source: metro Sports With speculations that Real Madrid manager, Carlo Ancelloti is planning on luring Cristiano Ronaldo back to the Santiago Bernabeu, the Italian has no quashed those reports, insisting that the Real Madrid legend is not in his plans, neither has he asked the Real Madrid board to re-sign him from Juventus FC.
Real Madrid are monitoring Antonio Rudiger's current contract situation at Stamford Bridge as the German defender will become a free agent at the end 2021/2022 campaign. The center-back had stated that he wants to remain at Chelsea after becoming a vital part of Thomas Tuchel's plan, but according to reports, Rudiger is still considering his future at Stamford Bridge amid offers from top clubs in Europe.
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Real Madrid Head coach this afternoon debunked the rumour going on about real Madrid interest in Cristiano Ronaldo. Cristiano Ronaldo is yet to sign another contract with The Old Lady of Turin. He will enter the final stage of his contract at the beginning of this season. Every year, it's the same story for the Portuguese Talisman, this summer isn't an exception.
Source: Getty images According to reports, Cristiano Ronaldo's agent, Jorge Mendes has been said to be looking for a new adventure for the Five-time Ballon D'or winner, with Real Madrid, PSG and Manchester City said to have been contacted after Juventus lowered their asking price to £25m.
France international and former Olympique Lyonnaise football club of France star, Karim Benzema was in action on Sunday night for Real Madrid in their 4th league game of the Spanish La Liga Santander against Celta Vigo at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. The prolific forward retained his spot in his team's starting XI following his incredible performance for the club in their previous game having established himself as a key figure in the squad paraded by the Italian manager, Carlo Ancelloti.
Everton attacking midfielder, James Rodriguez has opened up on his future and claimed he doesn't know where he will play yet ahead of the new season. James Rodriguez signed for the Tofees last year in a deal worth €22 million from Real Madrid and his time at Merseyside has been a revelation.
Arsenal is set to intensify their efforts to sign Real Madrid and Spanish forward, Marco Asensio. According to a Spanish outlet, Arsenal have stepped up their interest in Marco Asensio, with the Gunners in search of summer additions to their team. The Spaniard who featured and won a silver medal for his country at the just concluded men's football Olympic Games in Tokyo is a big summer target of the London club.