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Watch: Bale’s back after a sumptuous volley for Real Madrid against Dortmund

Gareth Bale proved his doubters wrong with a beautiful volley against Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League last night.

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Zinedine Zidane and the new era of management

Perhaps you saw Zinedine Zidane’s magnificent glowing bald head in the dugout on Saturday at the Bernabeu or perhaps you were distracted by the dazzling football, but the former Real Madrid legend is now managing th

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What’s wrong with Real Madrid this season?

The season of festive spirit is in full swing and so far in football it’s been a season of falling giants. Premier League champions Chelsea are in a relegation battle, Champions League finalists Juventus have had a rocky start

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Who will win the Champions League 2015/2016?

The only competition hotter than the Qatar World Cup is back this week and so far the Champions League has seen Europe’s elite playing everywhere from Kazakhstan to Manchester. I’ll take a look at the best bets for

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Terrific: cartoonist draws Zinedine Zidane’s career on whiteboard

Apart from maybe Marco Materazzi, the football world seems to adore former Real Madrid and France star Zinedine Zidane. His unique style on the ball and relaxed manner made him a joy to watch. The Frenchman was

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Brace yourself: there’s a song about Real Madrid’s Norwegian wonderkid Odegaard

Ever since Martin Odegaard burst onto the scene the hype surrounding him has been incredible. Speculation as to which European giant he’ll move to was rife, before the 16-year-old wonderkid eventually left Str

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Calm down Cristiano: Ronaldo has a go at cameraman

Cristiano Ronaldo, the best player in the world, was a surprising substitute for Real Madrid as they took on city rivals Atletico in the Copa del Rey, Spain’s annual cup competition, on Wednesday evening. Despite being on

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Why Barcelona boss Luis Enrique got it wrong in the Clásico

The Clásico is a game that the whole world watches and Spain comes to a standstill for the most important game of the calendar year. Messi and Ronaldo face off, each eager to outwit the other. For the managers, le

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Liverpool: avoiding a Real rout

To describe the difference in Liverpool’s performances now, compared to the ones that had left fans and pundits drooling just over five months ago as a “shock” would be an absolute understatement. This is something that ev

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Phenomenal: Cristiano Ronaldo’s 22nd La Liga hat-trick

The best player in the world is on another planet at the moment. After his Real Madrid side thumped Athletic Bilbao 5-0 on the weekend, Cristiano Ronaldo reached a remarkable milestone by scoring three of the goals. It wa

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Superhuman: Cristiano Ronaldo does 15 clap push ups in 10 seconds

Most footballers are supposed to hate pre-season as it usually takes a few of them a while to get up to speed with all that training entails. That doesn’t seem to be the case for Cristiano Ronaldo though, he loves

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Zinedine Zidane shows once again that he’s still ‘got it’

Seeing as the World Cup in Brazil is almost here, we felt it was more than appropriate to share this video of World Cup legend Zinedine Zidane tearing it up during a recent Real Madrid versus Inter Milan legends game.

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Great reaction from the Bernabeu crowd after Sergio Ramos’ Champions League final equaliser

While Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid were battling it out in the Champions League final over in Lisbon on Saturday night, a very impressive looking giant cube-screen was set up inside Real’s Bernabeu home for fans of t

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Jese – another Real diamond to lose?

The dominance of Barcelona in recent seasons has especially irked the Real Madrid fans because the Barca faithful take so much joy and pleasure out of their home-grown superstars outshining the galacticos at the Bernabeu.