Carlo Ancelotti's men had been under pressure heading into their first European clash of the season, but a first-half flurry ensured they eased to three points.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The creative midfielder is not fully adapted to the Santiago Bernabeu side yet and is looking forward to Tuesday's Champions League match versus Basel.
The Spain international has hailed his teammates' contribution so far this term and has made it clear that Barcelona cannot win the Champions League each season.
The Spain international has hailed his team-mates' contribution so far this term and has made it clear that Barcelona cannot win the Champions League each season
The Barcelona boss says the Champions League does not have him any more nervous than any other game.
Monday, September 15, 2014
The Portuguese superstar is rumored to be unhappy in Madrid, and could be in line for a storybook return back to England
The runner up from last year opens the group phase fresh off a win over its biggest rival.
A match against Basel awaits the struggling Spanish giant as it opens its UCL title defense.
Bilbao needs to get off to a good start at home against a strong Shakhtar squad.
The Spanish side is expecting a tough match from the Cypriot minnow.
The Italian needs to find a solution to his side's problems following the sales of Angel Di Maria and Xabi Alonso plus three defeats in the team's last four matches.
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Sunday, September 14, 2014
The former Germany international says the club's summer outlay, which included the signing of Toni Kroos from Bayern, makes it the side to beat in Europe
Carlo Ancelotti's side lost its third game out of the last four with defeat to Atletico at the Bernabeu as problems continue to mount for the Italian coach
The Argentine coach is still serving a suspension, but his stamp was all over the Liga champion as it secured another derby win Saturday.
Saturday, September 13, 2014
The Atleti boss turned to his bench to deliver victory against Los Blancos.
The European champion has stumbled out of the gate to start the season, including a painful derby loss to Atleti.
COMMENT: Carlo Ancelotti's side lost their third game out of the last four with defeat to Atletico at the Bernabeu as problems continue to mount for the Italian coach
The Mexican striker, on loan from Manchester United, made his first appearance for Los Blancos in a 2-1 loss to rival Atletico.