A late goal from substitute Kevin Gameiro was just enough to earn the reigning champions a place in the semifinals of the Europa League.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Atletico Madrid host Elche in La Liga on Saturday, aiming to put UEFA Champions League elimination to Real Madrid behind them.
The Champions League semifinalists are the strongest is years, according to Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas.
The inspirational leader moved to a midfield role to take care of Atletico and has stepped up once again in Europe, writes Paul Macdonald.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
His side may have failed to score in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals, but the Atletico Madrid boss was still proud.
Javier Hernandez marked only his seventh Real Madrid start with the winner against Atletico Madrid, much to Carlo Ancelotti's delight.
Javier Hernandez bagged arguably the biggest goal of his club career Wednesday as his winner sent his club into the semis with a win over local rival Atletico.
The Mexican striker sent his side through to the last four of the Champions League, scoring the winner late on at Santiago Bernabeu.
The Real Madrid striker netted the winner to dump Atletico out of the Champions League but didn't celebrate with the teammate who set it up.
Goal presents the best images from Wednesday's action as Real Madrid and Juventus joined Barcelona and Bayern in the last four.
The Argentine hailed his players' efforts despite Atletico going out of the Champions League against its city rivals.
The Mexican striker sealed a precious win for Real with a late strike against Atleti at the Santiago Bernabeu to keep hopes of a second successive trophy alive, writes Ben Hayward
Real Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Juventus will find out their European fate on Friday as they bid to reach the showpiece in Berlin.
Diego Simeone's men pride themselves on their combative style, but it worked against them as they crashed out of the Champions League.
A dramatic late strike from Javier Hernandez is the difference between the city rivals over two legs as Los Blancos narrowly progress to the semifinals of the Champions League.
The Mexico star will get his chance on a huge stage for Los Blancos, with Sergio Ramos manning the midfield.
EXCLUSIVE: The former Blancos midfielder expects a close encounter at the Bernabeu on Wednesday as Real continue the defense of its Champions League title.
Bayern Munich could be Champions League semi-final foes for Barcelona, but Luis Enrique was philosophical over the German side's progress.
Real Madrid just cannot beat Atletico! They've not defeated their city rivals in seven attempts so far this season, so we're taking a look back at some of the other hexes...
The former Blancos star has reminisced about his famous 1997 derby goal but believes his old side is a slight underdog going into Wednesday’s Champions League clash.