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Complete crew for the ‘Clássico’

There has been a miracle at Valdebebas. It had been a long time since the training ground had witnessed every single Real Madrid first-team player working alongside one another out on the pitch, let alone two days in a row. James Rodríguez and Danilo, the last two players to rejoin the ...

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Cannavaro: “Real Madrid have to outsmart Barça”

Former Real Madrid defender and 2006 World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro said he is convinced that next Saturday’s ‘Clásico’ between Real Madrid and Barça at the Santiago Bernabéu is “more than just three points”. “They say it’s three points, but it’s much more. I’ve lived in Dubai for four years and I’ve ...

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Keylor, all set for the ‘Clásico’

Keylor Navasis ready for the ‘Clásico’. The Costa Rican keeper was back on the training ground on Wednesday afternoon and the coaching staff have confirmed that he has fully recovered from his injury. The shotstopper was back between the sticks looking sharp and will definitely play in the game against ...

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The Classico Goal Machine

He has scored in all of the last four Clásicos played at home in La Liga. Karim Benzema has been demonstrating his eye for goal in Clásicos played at the Santiago Bernabéu in La Liga. The French forward has scored in all of Barcelona’s last four visits to Madrid. This ...

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It’s go for Isco!

The ‘Clásico’ is just three days away and Real Madrid manager Rafa Benítez is toying with an idea: the possibility of playing Isco in the starting XI in this Saturday’s big game against arch-rivals Barcelona. Of course, Benítez has many permutations with which he can play with, but the idea ...

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Van der Vaart “Bale is no Messi or Ronaldo”

ormer Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid midfielder Rafael van der Vaart has revealed he doesn’t feel as though Gareth Bale has enough about him to scale the same heights as Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Bale joined Los Blancos from Spurs in the summer of 2013. At White Hart Lane, ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo: I’m better than Leo Messi

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo says he is a better player than Barcelona rival Leo Messi and he doesn’t take any notice of what others think. The 30-year-old was interviewed by the BBC ahead of the release of a new film about him next week and he revealed he believes ...

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We were committed against PSG – Isco

Real Madrid midfielder Isco hailed his side’s commitment in their win over PSG on Tuesday night. Los Blancos won 1-0 thanks to a Nacho Fernandez goal. The win ensured Real qualify for the next stage of the competition with two games to spare. The 10-time Champions League winners were not ...

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Chris Coleman: Gareth Bale should be fit for Clasico

Wales manager Chris Coleman says Gareth Bale should be fit to take his place in the starting line up for Real Madrid’s match against Barcelona in two weeks time. The forward hasn’t featured for his club after picking up a calf injury on the last international break and has been ...

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Kiko Casilla: We want to keep unbeaten run going

Real Madrid goalkeeper Kiko Casilla says the players are aware of how important the game against Sevilla is this weekend and that they want to keep their good run going. Los Blancos are unbeaten in all competitions this season and lead La Liga on goal difference ahead of Barcelona. After ...

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