The first leg of the Copa del Rey against Barcelona ended in a draw where Raphael Varane impressed… Jose Mourinho decided to field a strong team, and give Diego Lopez a chance to impress. The starting lineup consisted of: Diego Lopez, Michael Essien, Raphael Varane, Ricardo Carvalho, Alvaro Arbeloa, Xabi Alonso, Sami Khedira, Mesut Ozil, … More Real Madrid 1-1 Barcelona
Once again, the two Spanish giants will lock horns. This time, it is in the Copa del Rey Semi-Finals. Real Madrid come into this game in a bad situation, worse than any they have been through in the past few seasons. As they lie in third place (With Atletico Madrid and Barcelona ahead of them), … More El Clasico Preview – Copa del Rey
Real Madrid hosted Getafe in a game that was pretty much a tale of two halves. Jose Mourinho decided to rest some players ahead of the midweek Copa del Rey Semi-Final against Barcelona, including the new signing Diego Lopez. The starting eleven consisted of: Antonio Adan, Sergio Ramos, Raul Albiol, Ricardo Carvalo, Fabio Coentrao, Michael … More Real Madrid 4-0 Getafe
After Real Madrid’s number one goalkeeper, Iker Casillas, was ruled out for the next 8-12 weeks, the team had one of two choices: First was to keep the second goalkeeper, Antonio Adan, as a starter for some extremely crucial games coming up (Such as Barcelona and Manchester United) or to find a replacement. The solution: … More Diego Lopez – Welcome Back!
After Barcelona beat Malaga last night in the second leg of the Copa del Rey, they have officially scheduled two more games against Real Madrid. Real Madrid beat Valencia 3-1 on aggregate to progress to the semi finals, while Barcelona beat Malaga 6-4 to secure their place against the Men in White. For the game, … More El Clasico Semi-Finals
In the second leg of the Copa del Rey semi-finals, Real Madrid visited Valencia with a good 2-0 first leg result. Jose Mourinho named a fairly traditional starting lineup, which consisted of: Iker Casillas, Alvaro Arbeloa, Raphael Varane, Raul Albiol, Fabio Coentrao, Xabi Alonso, Sami Khedira, Mesut Ozil, Angel Di Maria, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Karim … More Valencia 1-1 Real Madrid (Agg. 1-3)
A great first-half display by Real Madrid saw them get five great goals past Valencia during the first half. Yes, the league may be considered over for the Men in White but a team such as Real Madrid should never stop fighting no matter what and after Barcelona’s rare loss against Real Sociedad last night, … More Valencia 0-5 Real Madrid