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Zidane praises Benzema and Ronaldo after APOEL victory

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has praised both Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo for their goals against APOEL on Tuesday evening. A 3-1 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur on the last match-day matched with a 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid in the league at the weekend; put slight pressure on Zinedine Zidane’s men to seal three points and qualify for the knock-out stages of the competition. Croatian midfielder Luka Modric opened the scoring on what would turn out to be an easy night for Los Blancos, firing in from 25 yards….

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Highlights: Real Madrid thump APOEL; Sevilla come from 3-0 down

Champions League highlights from Real Madrid’s thumping win over APOEL and Sevilla’s impressive comeback against Liverpool. Jurgen Klopp said that this was “the game” in his pre-match press conference and he couldn’t have been more on the money but his side squandered a 3-0 half-time lead to draw at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan in the penultimate game of the group stage on Tuesday night. Goals from Roberto Firmino (2) and Sadio Mane gave Liverpool a 3-0 inside 30 minutes, but a spirited comeback from the home side saw goals from…

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APOEL 0-6 Real Madrid: Zidane’s side qualify for next round

Real Madrid beat APOEL Nicosia 6-0 in the Champions League to reach the knock-out stages of the competition. A 3-1 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur on the last match-day matched with a 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid in the league at the weekend; put slight pressure on Zinedine Zidane’s men to seal three points and qualify for the knock-out stages of the competition. Croatian midfielder Luka Modric opened the scoring on what would turn out to be an easy night for Los Blancos, firing in from 25 yards. Karim Benzema, who…

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Zidane eyeing massive shake-up at Real Madrid

  Real Madrid haven’t made the best of starts to the season and trail Barcelona by ten points in the league before Christmas. With Real known to make hasty decisions with managers, Zidane will have to make the necessary changes to ensure the club challenges on all fronts. To make matters worse for the Los Blancos they currently sit second in Europe too after losing to Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley last month. Reports suggest Zidane wants a massive clear-out with Gareth Bale, Luka Modric, Marcos Llorente, Achraf and Vallejo all…

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Three reasons why Ronaldo might be leaving Real Madrid next summer

Rumours that “The Best” might soon be leaving the comfort of Madrid are making headlines across the globe. Although Ronaldo has only scored one La Liga goal so far this season, his ability is unquestionable. If he departs Real Madrid next summer it would be a real blow for Los Blancos. There are a number of reasons that it is suggested Ronaldo is leaving. He has actually said himself that after his contract ends in four years he does not want to sign a new deal. However, reports from El…

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We have no fear of Real Madrid, says APOEL coach Donis

Real Madrid will be looking for nothing less than victory over APOEL on Tuesday evening as they look to qualify for the knock-out stages of the Champions League. Madrid lost top spot in Group H on match-day four, having been beaten by Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur in a result which saw the English side qualify. Third placed Borussia Dortmund are five points adrift of Madrid and will be relying heavily on Los Blancos to lose their next two games to have any chance of making the next round. APOEL…

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APOEL tie will not be easy, claims Zidane

Real Madrid will be looking for nothing less than victory over APOEL on Tuesday evening as they look to qualify for the knock-out stages of the Champions League. Madrid lost top spot in Group H on match-day four, having been beaten by Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur in a result which saw the English side qualify in impressive style. Third placed Borussia Dortmund are five points adrift of Madrid and will be relying heavily on Los Blancos to lose their next two games to have any chance of making the…

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Preview: APOEL v Real Madrid

Real Madrid will be looking for nothing less than victory over APOEL on Tuesday evening as they look to qualify for the knock-out stages of the Champions League. Madrid lost top spot in Group H on match-day four, having been beaten by Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur in a result which saw the English side qualify. Third placed Borussia Dortmund are five points adrift of Madrid and will be relying heavily on Los Blancos to lose their next two games to have any chance of making the next round. APOEL…

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Domenech believes Ronaldo and co. will be sacked before Zidane

Raymond Domenech has spoken about Real Madrid’s troubles this season and the long term future of boss Zinedine Zidane. Madrid have had a rather strange start to the La Liga season, having dropped points against the likes of Girona and Real Betis – however, they have picked up in recent weeks, going four consecutive wins before the international break. Much was predicted for the Saturday evening clash with rivals and city neighbours Atletico, but the scoreline left Madrid fans unhappy and sitting a massive ten points behind main title contenders Barca….

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Sergio Ramos’ ‘best friend’ to join Barcelona???

Sergio Ramos’ ‘best friend’ Mesut Ozil could be about to join Barcelona in the January transfer window, according to Mundo Deportivo. Reports surfaced last week linking the Catalan club with a move for the German international, although a report in the Evening Standard claimed no contact had been made between the two clubs. However, reports in in Catalan media on Tuesday morning now claim that a move on January 1st will be made. The current La Liga leaders have been chasing Philippe Coutinho since the summer, but having spent over £135m on…

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