Cristiano Ronaldo was Tagged "Mr Champions League" by some football fans because of his sheer domination in the CL and winning the Trophy three times consecutively. Ronaldo has been the top goal scorer in UEFA Champions League since 2012 till date and winning 5 trophies four with Madrid and one with Manchester, however, there is one legend that has won more champions league that the Portuguese.
Mbappe to Real Madrid was one of the dominating stories of the summer transfer window after Messi's move to PSG and Ronaldo's move to Man United. The Frenchman who has become one of the most sought after strikers in the world was poised for an exit from the Parc De Princes after declining new contract proposals from PSG.
Why Man Utd, Madrid, Inter & PSG Could Lose To Their Opponents In Their League Fixtures This Weekend
This weekend, different European top leagues fixtures will continue as Real Madrid play against FC Barcelona (El Clasico) in the Spanish Laliga while Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Manchester United will welcome Liverpool at the Old Trafford Stadium for their English Premier League tie. These and many more fixtures await most football fans this weekend.
One funny thing about footballers is the way they adopt simple names and make football fans believe it is their names without any iota of doubt in their mind. Also, some other players also bear names different from their birth names probably due to change of faith. Below are four popular footballers who are not known by their real names.
1. Rodrygo Rodrygo is first on this list, he is a professional Brazilian Footballer, who currently plays as a winger for the La Liga club; Real Madrid, and also the Brazilian national team. Rodrygo is 20 years, but his talents are already showcased, he was only 18, when he was invited to join the Brazilian senior team.
Sergio Ramos joined Real Madrid at the age of 19 and spent 16 years in the club. Even though he preferred not to leave, things didn't work out the way he planned, and he had to exit the Spanish giants for a French club, Paris Saint-Germain, who offered him a 2-year-deal.
Barcelona football club will travel to Madrid to play against Real Madrid football club in the Spanish league tomorrow and they will be hoping to get a win from the match. But they might struggle to get that win against the Madrid giants if they keep some good players on the bench.
Over the years, Real Madrid has bought and sold many players, this means that they would have departed with some players in bad ways. (1)Iker Casillas This player was a great goalie for Madrid and he served them for a very long time, but during the 2012/13 season, his form started dropping and he started making unusual mistakes, a simple press conference was organized for his departure without the directors.
Towards the beginning of this season, Ancelotti was tipped to be in pole position to win major trophies this season, however, the recent poor results in the Champions League and Spanish league has revealed 5 vital issues which Ancelotti must work on before his team can be considered as a serious team that can win the Spanish league and the UEFA Champions League.
The UEFA Champions League is back after the International break and teams will be competing for points in matchday 3 of the elite tournament. Teams like Real Madrid that recently lost to debutant, FC Sheriff will be hoping to bounce back from that defeat as they travel to Ukraine where they'll face Shakhtar Donetsk.
Barcelona has hit out at the “violent and scornful acts” that head manager Ronald Koeman was subjected to as he sought to leave Camp Nou on Sunday afternoon after Barcelona's loss to Real Madrid. Koeman became the only Barcelona manager in 81 years to lose his first three El Clasicos, coming after Madrid’s 2-1 win.
Eden Hazard left Chelsea in the summer of 2019, but his move to Santiago Bernabeu has not gone as planned, with the Belgian star suffering a string of injuries. Since Marina Granovskaia sold Hazard in 2019, he has missed 57 games, which is more than he has played in a Madrid shirt (51).
Chelsea has reportedly opened formal talks with their former star player Eden Hazard for a possible return to Stamford Bridge. The Belgian Captain who left Chelsea in 2019 is reportedly unhappy at his current club Real Madrid. So he could return to Chelsea after spending two seasons with the Madrid club.
During an interview with Il Corriere dello Sport, Fabio Capello said Italy and Chelsea midfielder Jorginho should win the Ballon d’Or and suggested Real Madrid don’t need to sign Kylian Mbappé. Capello spoke on tonight’s Nations League semi-final game between Italy and Spain, hoping the San Siro crowd won’t boo Gigio Donnarumma on his return to his former stadium.
Ronald Koeman has made it clear that his future still depends on the 3 next matches, the last one being against Madrid. Coincidentally, Xavi’s Al Sadd also play a cup final that week. After that date, the Qatari club would facilitate his departure.
Players have been purchased and traded for some truly astounding sums over the history of the beautiful game. We all know that money talks in football, and it has for a long time, dating back to 1979, when Trevor Francis became the first £1 million player in the United Kingdom.
Struggling La Liga giants Barcelona face a critical test against Real Madrid as the Blaugrana welcome their rivals in a much-anticipated El Clasico clash on Sunday. Barcelona struggled for form, ending up in seventh place, with 15 out of 24 possible points. They also have a daunting task to qualify in their Champions League group, recording two losses and one win in three games, including a 3-0 shock.
There have been better Barcelona and Real Madrid squads, but it won't stop millions of people from tuning in to watch the two clubs compete in El Clasico on Sunday at Camp Nou. The hosts are currently in seventh place with 15 points from eight games. Even though they are in seventh place, they are only two points behind Real Madrid, who are in second place.
The summer transfer window ended with many clubs enjoying a successful summer transfer window. Many moves were completed and also many moves failed during the summer deadline transfer news. Mbappe's move to Real Madrid is among the failed moves during the summer deadline transfer window. After a failed attempt to leave Paris Saint Germain last summer, French international Kylian Mbappe has opened up on his failed attempt to Real Madrid despite the Spanish club offering a huge amount of money.
Some Barcelona fans surrounded Barcelona manager, Ronald Koeman’s car, as he drove away from the Nou Camp after their 2-1 defeat to Real Madrid on Sunday. Photo Credit: Goggle, Barcelona' came into El Clasico having won their last two fixtures against Valencia and Dinamo Kiev.