The goalkeeper, who celebrated his 500th La Liga appearance in the 2-0 win over Elche on Sunday, says his young teammate has huge potential
Sunday, February 22, 2015
Cristiano's 38th goal of the season in a 2-0 win at Elche put him joint third on the list of Madrid's all-time goalscorers, with his coach and keeper also making marks.
Real Madrid opened up a four-point lead over Barcelona in the La Liga title race on Sunday, but Carlo Ancelotti is not getting complacent.
Carlo Ancelotti's men took advantage of the Catalans' shock loss at home to Malaga on Saturday but triumphing 2-0 at Elche just more than 24 hours later.
Goal took in the action at the Manuel Martinez Valero, where the visitor made it three wins in all competitions and a four-point Liga lead thanks to goals from Benzema and Ronaldo.
Carlo Ancelotti's men can go three points clear of Barcelona with a victory in Alicante on Sunday
The coach regretted a mistake-laden performance at Camp Nou as Malaga beat Barcelona 1-0 in La Liga on Saturday.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Diego Simeone is in discussions to extend his current contract with Spanish champion Atletico Madrid.
Atleti began a run of potentially crucial fixtures with a comfortable 3-0 La Liga home victory on Saturday.
Goals from the fantastic forward pairing of Antoine Griezmann and Mario Mandzukic were enough for the hosts, who move within three points of second-placed Barcelona as a result
The Norwegian admitted he was delighted to get off the mark in Spain after putting his side 1-0 up against Barakaldo
The striker has hailed his teammate as the best player in the Premier League.
Luis Enrique's side was made to look ordinary against Malaga at Camp Nou and the latest loss raises serious doubts over the club's recent return to form.
Goal took in the action at Camp Nou, where the Andalusians pulled off an upset to end a long losing streak against the Catalans, who saw their own 11-game winning run destroyed.
Malaga produced a determined display against Barca on Saturday to claim a first Camp Nou triumph since 1999.
The star player and the coach still don’t enjoy a close relationship but they have agreed to put their differences aside for the greater good of Barcelona.
The home side look unbeatable at the moment following a strong start to 2015 and are strong favourites to record another victory at Camp Nou on Saturday
The Real Madrid boss says the midfielder's thigh injury is "forgotten" as he continues his rehabilitation.
Barcelona will look to extend its 11-match winning streak and keep pressure on Real Madrid when it takes on Malaga.
Friday, February 20, 2015
The late coach has been memorialized after former club Barcelona named one of its training pitches in his honor.