Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has played down talk that Cristiano Ronaldo could be about to leave the club, claiming the Portugal international is 'at ease' at Madrid. Perez also confirmed that no club has made an offer for the 32-year-old, who has a release clause of £1 billion. It had been reported that Ronaldo [...]
Real Madrid Club de Fútbol, commonly known as Real Madrid, or simply as Real, has won a record 32 La Liga titles, 19 Copa del Rey, 9 Supercopa de España, 1 Copa Eva Duarte, and 1 Copa de la Liga. In international football, the club has won a record 10 European Cup/UEFA Champions League titles and a joint record 3 Intercontinental Cups, as well as 2 UEFA Cups, 2 UEFA Super Cups and a FIFA Club World Cup.
Real Madrid was recognised as the FIFA Club of the 20th Century on 23 December 2000, and named Best European Club of the 20th Century by the IFFHS on 11 May 2010. The club received the FIFA Centennial Order of Merit in 2004. The club is ranked first in the latest IFFHS Club World Ranking, setting a new ranking-points record. The club also leads the current UEFA club rankings.
The news that Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave Spain and, therefore, Real Madrid, has set alarm bells ringing at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. Ronaldo is currently playing in the Confederations Cup with the Portugal national team and the European Champions are waiting until after the Confederations Cup final on July 2 to sit down and [...]
Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly furious that he has been accused of defrauding the Spanish government of €15 million in unpaid taxes and he is said to have told Real Madrid that he will demand a transfer if he is convicted. That is what A Bola and Diario Record in Ronaldo's native Portugal as well as [...]
AC Milan's teenage goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma will not renew his contract at San Siro, the club have announced, setting up a domino effect that will impact Real Madrid, Manchester United and Chelsea. Donnarumma is without a doubt the best young goalkeeper in Europe, but his agent Mino Raiola, has bigger plans for his client than the [...]
First it was the Barcelona stars who fell afoul of the Spanish tax authorities and now it is the turn of Real Madrid playersto fell the wrath of the government. A Spanish state prosecutor has accused Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo with defrauding Spain's tax office of €14.7 million in unpaid taxes. In a statement [...]
Alvaro Morata's agent has told footmercato.net that the striker will leave Real Madrid this summer unless his demand to "play more" is met by the Champions League winners. Morata returned to Madrid after a successful spell at Juventus 12 months ago, hoping to establish himself in coach Zinedine Zidane's plans and break the stranglehold Real’s [...]
Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas is grateful for the support Zinedine Zidane showed him during a difficult season. The Costa Rican keeper came under scrutiny at times during the 2016-17 season and the Spanish giants are reportedly looking for a long-term replacement between the posts. Manchester United shot-stopper David de Gea was on Madrid's radar [...]
Real Madrid are reportedly planning to make a €135 million (£117.5 million) bid for AS Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe, who is also the subject of a reported £113 million bid from Manchester United. Per Radio Montecarlo (h/t M.A. del Pozo of AS, via MailOnline's Oliver Todd), Los Blancos are prepared to smash the world-record transfer [...]
Zinedine Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, club President Florentino Perez has claimed. The Frenchman became the first manager to win the Champions League two years in a row with a dominant 4-1 win over Juventus. Real produced a ruthless second-half display after an evenly matched first 45 minutes. They put more goals [...]
Real Madrid have made European history after becoming the first team to win back-to-back Champions League titles following their 4-1 win over Juventus. Madrid's triumph is even more impressive considering it's also the third time they have lifted the Champions League trophy in just four years. As usual, when it counts, Real Madrid was led [...]