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Atletico Madrid move to top of La Liga table with Barcelona after Alaves win

Atletico Madrid moved joint top of the La Liga table alongside Barcelona with a 3-0 thumping of Alaves on Saturday.
Real Madrid’s Spanish midfielder Lucas Vazquez (3rdR) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the Spanish league football match between Real Madrid and Valencia at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on December 1, 2018. (Photo by OSCAR DEL POZO / AFP)

Real Madrid face last-place Huesca in battle of large and little

Luka Modric has been voted the best player on the planet and Real Madrid crowned European champions three times in a row but in Huesca, on Saturday they will meet a team from the opposite end of the ladder.
Diego Costa celebrates Atletico Madrid's late equaliser against Girona. JOSEP LAGO-AFP-Getty Images

Atletico Madrid salvage draw at Girona with late own goal

Atletico Madrid's La Liga title ambitions suffered a setback on Sunday as they drew 1-1 away at Girona, only averting a first league defeat since September thanks to a late own goal by Jonas Ramalho.
Gerard Pique Ousmane Dembele Barcelona

Gerard Pique admits Barcelona have defense problems after Betis defeat

FC Barcelona defender Gerard Pique admitted his side have a problem with their porous defence after the La Liga leaders were beaten 4-3 at home by Real Betis on Sunday.
Interim coach Santiago Solari guided Real Madrid to a win in the Copa del Rey. AP

Real Madrid crush Melilla in Santiago Solari’s first game, as Barca scrape Cup win

Santiago Solari got off to the perfect start as Real Madrid’s interim coach when his side thrashed Melilla 4-0 in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday.
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui shouts instructions during the UEFA Champions League group G football match between Real Madrid CF and FC Viktoria Plzen at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on October 23, 2018. (Photo by JAVIER SORIANO / AFP)

Barcelona await stumbling Real Madrid as Julen Lopetegui looks for lifeline at Camp Nou

Julen Lopetegui said it was the happiest day of his life being named coach of Real Madrid but he could not have imagined this.
Casemiro

Casemiro: Real Madrid not playing well

Casemiro accepts that Real Madrid have endured a disastrous start to the season, and admits that they are not playing well.
Gareth Bale

Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale withdraws from Wales squad

Gareth Bale has pulled out of the Wales squad and returned to Real Madrid to continue his recovery from a groin injury.
Wales' forward Gareth Bale celebrates after winning the Euro 2016 group B football match between Wales and Slovakia at the Stade de Bordeaux in Bordeaux on June 11, 2016. - AFP PHOTO - NICOLAS TUCAT

Ryan Giggs expects Wales’ Gareth Bale to miss Republic of Ireland clash

Ryan Giggs expects Gareth Bale to miss Wales' Nations League clash against the Republic of Ireland on Tuesday.
In-form Ghana international Mubarak Wakaso has escaped unhurt following a car accident in Spain on Sunday morning.

Ghana’s Mubarak Wakaso escapes unhurt from car accident

The Deportivo Alavés midfielder was heading to Bilbao's Loiu airport to travel to Ghana for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone when the accident took place.
Sergio Ramos said it would be crazy to sack Julen Lopetegui after eight La Liga games but the pressure is mounting on the Real Madrid coach after Saturday's defeat to Alaves.

Five things going wrong at Real Madrid

Sergio Ramos said it would be "crazy" to sack Julen Lopetegui after eight La Liga games but the pressure is mounting on the Real Madrid coach after Saturday's defeat to Alaves.
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gives instructions to his players during the Spanish league football match between Athletic Club Bilbao and Real Madrid CF at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao on September 15, 2018. - AFP PHOTO - LLUIS GENE

Real Madrid’s Julen Lopetegui not thinking of sack after poor run of results

Julen Lopetegui said he knows he is vulnerable but is not thinking about being sacked after Real Madrid were beaten 1-0 at Alaves on Saturday, bringing their run without a win -- or even a goal -- to four matches.
Real Madrid

Real Madrid suffer worst goalless run in over three decades

Real Madrid’s scoring woes are now the worst they’ve been in over three decades after failing to find the net against Deportivo Alaves.
Real Madrid's miserable run of results continued as they slid to a shock 1-0 La Liga defeat at Alaves by conceding a goal deep in stoppage time on Saturday, marking their longest run without scoring in over 33 years.

Real Madrid troubles deepen with loss at Alaves

Real Madrid's miserable run of results continued as they slid to a shock 1-0 La Liga defeat at Alaves by conceding a goal deep in stoppage time on Saturday, marking their longest run without scoring in over 33 years.
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale fit to play as Real Madrid target win against Alaves

Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui has confirmed Gareth Bale is fit and ready to play as Real Madrid look to end their goal drought against Alaves on Saturday.
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale

Reports: Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale has not suffered new muscle injury

Gareth Bale did not suffer a new muscle injury in Real Madrid's 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid on Saturday, according to reports in Spain, and could return for next weekend's trip to Alaves.
Moses Simon

Moses Simon happy to win first La Liga game with Levante

Super Eagles winger, Moses Simon, is thrilled to enjoy his first LaLiga Santander win with Levante following Sunday’s 2-1 home win against Deportivo Alaves at the Estadio Ciudad de Valencia.
Sevilla Real Madrid

Barcelona, Real Madrid suffer humbling losses

La Liga champions Barcelona slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at struggling Leganes and Real Madrid were resoundingly beaten 3-0 by Sevilla on Wednesday.

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