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From La Fábrica To The First XI, Real Madrid Have Never Been Stronger

Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane lifts the trophy after Real Madrid won the UEFA Champions League final football match between Juventus and Real Madrid at The Principality Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on June 3, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Champions of Spain and Europe. The world’s most successful club. The world’s second richest club. Real Madrid have had some extraordinary dynasties over the years, but their position in 2017 has arguably never been stronger. In a decade that started with the Pep Guardiola-led brilliance of great rivals Barcelona, Los Merengues have forced their way back into this Spanish arm-wrestle …

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Angel Di Maria Fined £1.76 Million Over Tax Evasion While In Spain

SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE - JUNE 13: Angel Di Maria of Argentina (L) in action during the International Test match between Argentina and Singapore at National Stadium on June 13, 2017 in Singapore. (Photo by Power Sport Images/Getty Images)

Angel Di Maria is the latest football star to be investigated by Spanish authorities regarding unpaid taxes.  The PSG star has admitted to two counts of tax fraud during his four-year stint at Real Madrid. Di Maria is believed to have defrauded the Spanish authorities of £1.14 million and has been ordered to pay a fine of £1.76 million. Due to …

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The Cristiano Ronaldo ‘Saga’ Appears To Be Over Already

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The ‘Cristiano Ronaldo is desperate to leave Real Madrid’ story was fun while it lasted. The Portuguese superstar shocked the football world last week when it was announced that he wanted to leave Real after eight years due to his disillusionment with Spanish authorities pursuing him for tax evasion, as well as his club’s perceived failure to properly leap to …

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Neymar Passed A Medical At Real Madrid, Club President Florentino Perez Has Revealed

In a shock revelation from Spain today, Real Madrid club president Florentino Perez has stated that Neymar passed a medical at his club ahead of a potential transfer to the Santiago Bernabaeu.  The Brazilian’s proposed move to Madrid from Santos fell through and in 2013 he ended up singing for Real’s fiercest rivals Barcelona. Since signing for the Catalan giants, …

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Watch: Barcelona Teenager Scores Absolute Wonder Goal From His Own Half

Well, it doesn’t look like the production line in Barcelona is going to stop churning out gems anytime soon… La Masia, Barca’s academy, is renowned for producing world class talent. Famed for training the likes of Lionel Messi, Xavi and Andreas Iniesta through their youth, giving them their priceless football education, the academy is globally recognised as the best in …

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Five Potential Cristiano Ronaldo Replacements For Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has, according to multiple sources, told Real Madrid that he wants to leave the club this summer. The Portuguese international is said to be furious regarding allegations of tax fraud made by Spanish authorities, leading to his decision to leave the country permanently after eight years at the Bernabeu. While Real Madrid would likely be able to command …

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Sky Sports Confirm Cristiano Ronaldo Wants To Leave Real Madrid

MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 02: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid celebrates victory after the UEFA Champions League semi final first leg match between Real Madrid CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on May 2, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Further to reports on Friday morning that Cristiano Ronaldo was looking to leave Real Madrid this summer, Sky Sports have now confirmed it to be true. The Portuguese international is believed to be furious with the way he has been treated by Spanish tax authorities and is now looking to leave the country as soon as possible. BREAKING: @Cristiano wants to …

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Antoine Griezmann Signs Contract Extension With Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid's French forward Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring a goal during the Spanish league football match RCD Espanyol vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the RCDE Stadium in Cornella de Llobregat on April 22, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / LLUIS GENE (Photo credit should read LLUIS GENE/AFP/Getty Images)

Any hope Manchester United might have had of resurrecting a deal to take Antoine Griezmann to Old Trafford this summer is now officially dead in the water. The Spanish side have confirmed that Griezmann has signed a new contract extension, his second in just a few months, that will see him signed up to the 2014 Spanish champions until the …

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Saudi Arabia Bans Barcelona Shirts With Possible €135,000 Fine And Prison Sentence

MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 23: FC Barcelona players pose for a team picture prior to kick-off during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium on April 23, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Saudi Arabia have banned FC Barcelona shirts in the country, with anyone caught wearing one facing a possible fine of €135,000 and an accompanying 15-year prison sentence. The remarkable new law follows the cutting and breakdown of diplomatic relations in the region between themselves and Qatar, who the Saudi Kingdom this week accused of being supporters of ISIS. Resultingly, and …

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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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