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Real Madrid Rule Out Eden Hazard As Ronaldo Replacement [Report]

The departure of Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus set the stage for what looked to be one of the more significant transfer windows in recent memory. The loss of the Portuguese, who scored 450 goals for the Galacticos, was likely to lead to a marquee signing, something Madridista’s are used to despite his nine year presence in the side. Names such …

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World Cup 2018: Best XI From The First Round Of Games

SOCHI, RUSSIA - June 15: Cristiano Ronaldo #7 of Portugal looks on before the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group B match between Portugal and Spain at Fisht Stadium on June 15, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

The first week of World Cup fixtures has thrown up a number of strong individual and team performances. Many of the favourites have so far struggled to get going in these finals, while the likes of hosts Russia have surprised many by flying right out of the traps. In a first round of fixtures that has seen hat-tricks, brilliant free …

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Portugal 3-3 Spain: Five Major Talking Points From A World Cup Classic

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his hat-trick during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group B football match between Portugal and Spain at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi on June 15, 2018. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Spain and Portugal played out one of the greatest World Cup contests in recent tournaments in an all-European clash in Sochi on Friday night. Cristiano Ronaldo, as if it was necessary at this point, elevated his status that bit more with a superb hat-trick Having fallen behind twice, Fernando Hierro’s men showed tremendous fortitude to come back and win the …

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Watch: Isco Scores Two Beauties To Send Spain To The World Cup

The midfield duo of Isco and Marco Asensio are wreaking havoc on the international stage as well as for Real Madrid. Asensio, who has put world football on notice in recent weeks, actually led the line for Spain in their World Cup qualifier against Italy and came away empty handed, but his teammate ably filled in on the scoresheet. Isco …

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Real Madrid Dominate UEFA’s Champions League Squad Of The Season

(L-R) Daniel Carvajal of Real Madrid, Marcelo of Real Madrid, Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid, Toni Kroos of Real Madrid, goalkeeper Keylor Navas of Real Madrid, goalkeeper Ruben Yanez of Real Madrid, Alvaro Morata of Real Madrid, Marco Asensio of Real Madrid with Champions League trophy, Coupe des clubs Champions Europeensduring the UEFA Champions League final match between Juventus FC and Real Madrid on June 3, 2017 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)

Real Madrid’s retention of the Champions League has been reflected in Zinedine Zidane’s side having a heavy presence in UEFA’s official squad of the season. The Spanish champions saw off the threat of Juventus on Saturday night, winning 4-1 in Cardiff’s Principality Stadium to become the first side to retain the trophy in the Champions League era. Two of the …

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Potential Wayne Rooney Replacement Has Admitted Desire To Leave Real Madrid [Report]

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Manchester United are planning for life without Wayne Rooney. Despite being Manchester United’s captain and a long standing member of their squad, it appears Wayne Rooney’s time as a key player at Old Trafford is coming to a close. Although numerous fans and commentators have been questioning Rooney’s performances for some time now, until recently the 30 year-old has maintained …

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Manchester United Have Identified Wayne Rooney’s Replacement And Will Make January Move [Report]

Wayne Rooney’s place in Manchester United’s starting XI has come under question. Despite the season may only being a few weeks old, questions are already being asked of Manchester United and their squad. Three consecutive defeats have raised the prospect of Jose Mourinho making a number of changes as he attempts to keep United from falling behind their title rivals during …

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Manchester United Considering Bid For Out-Of-Favour Real Madrid Playmaker [Report]

WATFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 18: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United checks his watch as it approaches kick off during the Premier League match between Watford and Manchester United at Vicarage Road on September 18, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

While the opening fixtures of the season suggested José Mourinho had already turned a corner with Manchester United, the past week – with defeats against Manchester City, Feyenoord and Watford – have left fans wondering if they are gone back to square one. The Daily Mirror, however, is reporting that Mourinho is busy planning for the January transfer window in the hope of boosting his …

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Tottenham Make £16m Bid For Newcastle Midfielder [Sky Sports]

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - JANUARY 01: Newcastle United player Moussa Sissoko celebrates after scoring their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Burnley at St James' Park on January 1, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

On what is set to be a hectic transfer deadline day, Tottenham have started proceedings early by lodging a bid for Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko. The French international has been linked with a move away from St. James’ Park all summer, but with the clock ticking on the transfer window he remains a Newcastle player for the time being. Sky …

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