Saturday, 24 September 2016
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said he would "analyse" his side's failure to convert more chances in the 2-2 draw with Las Palmas.
The Real Madrid star was clearly irritated at being taken off in Saturday's draw with Las Palmas, prompting his mother to speak out in support on social media
The Portuguese was withdrawn by Zinedine Zidane in the 72nd minute and made no effort to hide his disappointment, with Las Palmas going on to claim a draw from the match
Zinedine Zidane's men fail to hold out for victory at the Estadio de Gran Canaria as Sergio Araujo's late strike earns the home side a share of the spoils.
Karim Benzema looked to have scored the all-important winner for the capital club, but Sergio Ezequiel Araujo popped up with a late equaliser
Zinedine Zidane has made five changes to the team that drew 1-1 with Villarreal, with Marcelo, James Rodriguez, Mateo Kovacic and Danilo also replaced
Luis Enrique's side strolled to an emphatic 5-0 win at Sporting Gijon to make light of the Argentine's absence through injury. On this evidence, they can manage while he is out
Goal took in the Liga action, where the Catalans began life without Messi with a five-star display against the 10-man hosts to provisionally move top of the table
The Argentina internationa, out with a groin injury, was not missed as Luis Enrique's side cruised to victory to maintain pressure on Real Madrid at the top of the Liga table
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The immense resources available to Luis Enrique means his side are unlikely to notice their talisman's absence, says the ex-Blaugrana player
The Croatian is making progress at Juventus but his coach states he has some way to go before he can match his Los Blancos counterpart
The Manchester City boss defended his strike pair following their bans for aggressive behaviour, though he still urged his players to be "smart and intelligent"
The Catalan's strong start at the Premier League leaders is down to his environment being tailor-made for him, according to his rival
Friday, 23 September 2016
The governing body has tried to mend bridges after their trainer's controversial comments regarding the captain, who will miss the latest World Cup qualifiers
The Argentine spoke out in support of Edgardo Bauza, suggesting that players like La Pulga are being abused with punishing club and country schedules
The iconic Austrian actor and former Governor of California paid a visit to Catalunya, and he was welcomed warmly by members of the Liga holders
The Brazilian is the only defensive midfielder at Real and his absence is a big blow for Los Blancos over the next few weeks as coach Zinedine Zidane seeks a solution
A Serie A, La Liga, Eredivisie and Ligue 1 champion now out to conquer the Premier League, the Swede has played with some great talents. Here's the best XI of his ex-colleagues
The Brazilian is to be investigated again, along with his father and former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell, for alleged fraud and corruption in his move from Santos in 2013