Real Madrid 0-1 Atletico Madrid: Post-Match Observations

Real Madrid hosted Atletico Madrid in the first derby of the season as Carlo Ancelotti has suffered his first loss in charge of Los Merengues. Starting Lineup: The starting lineup was quite a surprise to most people as Asier Illarramendi and Sami Khedira both started while leaving Gareth Bale and Luka Modric on the bench. … More Real Madrid 0-1 Atletico Madrid: Post-Match Observations

Elche 1-2 Real Madrid: Post-Game Observations

Real Madrid visited newly promoted Elche in a game which proved to be more difficult than initially expected. Starting Lineup: It was expected that Carlo Ancelotti would be resting some of the players ahead of a difficult game against Atletico Madrid coming up in the weekend, but he ended up naming a strong starting eleven. … More Elche 1-2 Real Madrid: Post-Game Observations

Galatasaray 1-6 Real Madrid: Post-Game Observations

Real Madrid were able to start off their UEFA Champions League campaign in perfect fashion as they came out with an extremely comfortable 1-6 win over Galatasaray in Istanbul. Some great plays and connection were key as Los Merengues sit at the top of their group with three points. Starting Lineup: Unlike the weekend game … More Galatasaray 1-6 Real Madrid: Post-Game Observations

Villarreal 2-2 Real Madrid: Post-Game Observations

Real Madrid were held to a 2-2 draw as the visited Estadio El Madrigal. Both, Asier Illarramendi and Gareth Bale were able to make their debut for the team as the Welsh international scored his first ever goal for the club. Starting Lineup: Carlo Ancelotti confirmed in the pre-match press conference that Diego Lopez was … More Villarreal 2-2 Real Madrid: Post-Game Observations