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Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo is a Champion but also a Joke

Posted on 25 May, 2014, by in Soccer

There were a lot of impressive things about Real Madrid coming from behind to score a dramatic equalizer before winning 4-1 in extra time to claim the Champions League title and finally end their hunt for La Decima, but Cristiano Ronaldo, who actually scored the final goal, had nothing to do with the achievement on that specific day. More

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Match Highlights – Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid

Posted on 24 May, 2014, by in Soccer

Matches that reach extra time don’t usually end in such a one sided scoreline, but Real Madrid beat Atletico Madrid 4-1 in the Champions League final despite conceding first from … More

Champions League Final

Champions League – Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid Final Predictions

Posted on 24 May, 2014, by in Soccer

In the last match before the world’s attention moves on to a more global tournament, El Derbi madrileño takes center stage of European football as Atletico Madrid play Real Madrid in the Champions League final for the 2013-2014 season, with Lisbon and the Estadio da Luz providing the background. More

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Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid – The Matches Before the Champions League Final

Posted on 23 May, 2014, by in Soccer

It’s been a long and busy season for both Atletico Madrid and their Champions League final rivals, Real Madrid. The Spanish champions have met with their city rivals four times … More

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Champions League Final – Real Madrid Need This More Than Atletico Madrid

Posted on 22 May, 2014, by in Soccer

One of the biggest clichés in sports journalism is ‘Wanting it More’. No teams plays in the Champions League final and wants it less than their opponent. But a matter of need and perception? We have a difference there, and although this might turn out to be Altetico Madrid’s first ever title in the competition, winning the Decima seems to mean so much more to Real Madrid. More

Karim Benzema

Transfer Rumors 2014 – Arsenal Interested in Karim Benzema & Mario Mandzukic

Posted on 15 May, 2014, by in Soccer

Last season was the perfect example of how much Arsenal need a better, or at least another striker. Spending is no longer taboo, so it’s not surprising to learn of the team’s interest in Karim Benzema of Real Madrid and if that doesn’t work out they’ll turn their attentions to Mario Mandzukic of Bayern Munich. More

Atletico Madrid

Match Highlights – Atletico Madrid vs Malaga, Celta vs Real Madrid, Elche vs Barcelona

Posted on 11 May, 2014, by in Soccer

The La Liga championship will be decided on the final day of the season, after Barcelona failed to score in their 0-0 draw with Elche while Atletico Madrid managed to salvage a 1-1 draw at home against Malaga, holding the edge going into the mega clash next week. Real Madrid? They’ve given up on the season, losing 2-0 at Celta and losing any chance of winning the title. More

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La Liga – Barcelona Hopeful, Atletico Madrid Fearful, Real Madrid Desperate

Posted on 11 May, 2014, by in Soccer

The La Liga still has two matchdays left before its completion, but recent results have made the finish very interesting. Atletico Madrid still control their own destiny and don’t even have to win both remaining matches. Barcelona can claim the championship despite all that’s happen this season if they win twice, while Real Madrid are in a bad situation, needing a lot of help from too many other teams. More

Real Madrid draw with Valladolid

Match Highlights – Valladolid vs Real Madrid

Posted on 7 May, 2014, by in Soccer

The happiest teams about the 1-1 draw between Real Valladolid and Real Madrid were sitting at home, as the title dream slipped further away from Los Blancos, holding on to a lead from a Sergio Ramos free kick until the final minutes of the match when Humberto Osorio scored off of a corner kick. More

La Liga Table

La Liga – Title Race Scenarios

Posted on 7 May, 2014, by in Soccer

We aren’t used to close finishes in the Spanish La Liga, but the table tells us an interesting story. With two (or three) matches left to play, depending on the team, we still have 3 teams capable of walking away as champions, with Atletico Madrid trying to fend off the challenge of Barcelona and Real Madrid. More