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Real Madrid's Croatian midfielder Luka Modric looks on during the UEFA Champions League group G football match between Real Madrid CF and AS Roma at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on September 19, 2018. - AFP PHOTO - GABRIEL BOUYS

Luka Modric: Why Real Madrid still miss Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has said that the club still misses Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo.
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Former Real Madrid chief says club nearly signed Lionel Messi and Thierry Henry

Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz claims the Spanish club nearly signed Lionel Messi and Thierry Henry only for both deals to fall through at the last minute.
Philippe Coutinho slots home the penalty (AFP-Getty Images)

Lionel Messi, Philippe Coutinho create Barcelona dilemma for Ernesto Valverde

Barcelona will hope to reassert their authority in the title race on Saturday after a stuttering spell has given Real Madrid fresh hope in La Liga.
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Real Madrid skipper Sergio Ramos denies intentional booking against Ajax

Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has denied getting booked on purpose late on in Wednesday's Champions League last-16 first-leg at Ajax.
Real Madrid’s French forward Karim Benzema celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF against Club Deportivo Alaves at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on February 3, 2019. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP)

Karim Benzema on target again as Real Madrid close gap at the top

Real Madrid gained ground on both Barcelona and Atletico Madrid in La Liga as Karim Benzema and Vinicius Junior each scored in a 3-0 win over Alaves on Sunday.
Real Madrid’s Welsh forward Gareth Bale reacts after missing a goal oportunity 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

Santiago Solari: Gareth Bale close to Real Madrid return from injury

Gareth Bale is close to a return after recovering from a calf strain, according to Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari.
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Santiago Solari: I’m not the right man to advise Isco

Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari insists that he cannot offer any advice to Isco in how best to deal with a spell out of the first team.
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Real Madrid face Champions League qualification fight unless form improves

There might have been two clubs toasting Athletic Bilbao signing Ibai Gomez from Alaves on Thursday — Athletic for one, but also Real Madrid.
Brahim Díaz during his presentation at Bernabéu on Monday. Juan Medina-Reuters

Brahim Diaz vows to give all after ‘dream’ Real Madrid move

New Real Madrid winger Brahim Diaz vowed on Monday to give his all after completing a “dream” move to the Spanish giants from Premier League champions Manchester City.
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Marco Asensio eyes Real Madrid’s Ronaldo role amid exit talk

Marco Asensio sees his future at Real Madrid, despite what mounting transfer talk may suggest, with there a desire on his part to follow in the footsteps of Cristiano Ronaldo.
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.
Cristiano Ronaldo finally broke through for Juventus, but was his second goal good enough to top the list from Matchday 4 in Serie A?

Steve McManaman: Real Madrid’s failure to replace Cristiano Ronaldo surprising

Real Madrid’s failure to bring in a top-class replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo has hurt them, the club’s former winger Steve McManaman has told Reuters.
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Cristiano Ronaldo: It’s difficult to replace someone who scores 50 a season – Ivan Zamorano

Former Real Madrid star Ivan Zamorano admits that the Merengue are struggling without Cristiano Ronaldo, with his incredible goalscoring abilities most keenly missed by the club.
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gives instructions to his players during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF against Levante UD at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on October 20, 2018.GABRIEL BOUYS - AFP

Real Madrid’s Julen Lopetegui fears no job loss after defeat to Levante

Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui stressed the last thing he was thinking about was whether his job was under threat after his side were beaten 2-1 at home by Levante, their third successive defeat in all competitions.
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Alvaro Morata: Nothing blocking Chelsea’s Eden Hazard from Real Madrid move

Alvaro Morata has said Eden Hazard will not force an exit from Chelsea but would be happy to move to Real Madrid if both clubs come to an agreement.
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.

Injured Diego Costa misses out on Spain squad

Diego Costa was left out of the Spain squad announced by coach Luis Enrique on Thursday, ahead of games against Wales and England.
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Real Madrid head to Moscow with fewer stars

Luka Modric returns to the Luzhniki Stadium on Tuesday, the scene of Croatia’s World Cup final defeat to France, not only as FIFA’s best men’s player but the star of Real Madrid too.

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