Real Madrid vs Barcelona - Zidane plays down importance of El Clasico

Posted Saturday, December 23, 2017 by PA

Zinedine Zidane does not see El Clasico as make or break for Real Madrid's title hopes, even though they would trail Barcelona by 14 points if they lose on Saturday. Los Blancos won the Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi last weekend but are now focused on domestic matters in their first LaLiga meeting of the season with Barca. An 11-point lead for Ernesto Valverde's side at this stage of the season ...Full Story »

Barcelona vs Deportivo La Coruna - Valverde keeps focus on Deportivo La Coruna game

Posted Sunday, December 17, 2017 by PA

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde assures his side are fully focused on Sunday's visit of Deportivo La Coruna and not distracted by next weekend's potentially key showdown with Real Madrid. With Real not in LaLiga action this weekend due to their involvement at the FIFA Club World Cup, Barca would move 11 points clear of their arch-rivals if they can see off Depor at the Nou Camp. That would ra...Full Story »

Villarreal vs Barcelona - Valverde coy on Mascherano future ahead of trip to Villarreal

Posted Sunday, December 10, 2017 by PA

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde expects former club Villarreal to take the game to their visitors when the sides meet at the Estadio de la Ceramica on Sunday evening. Valverde's side, who signed off the Champions League group stages with a 2-0 triumph over Sporting Lisbon at the Nou Camp on Tuesday, have won 11 and drawn three of their 14 league games so far this term. The Catalan side have d...Full Story »

Real Madrid vs Sevilla - Bale ruled out of Real's clash with Sevilla

Posted Friday, December 08, 2017 by PA

Wales star Gareth Bale will miss Real Madrid's LaLiga clash against Sevilla on Saturday as he continues his recovery from a calf muscle injury. But Real boss Zinedine Zidane has not ruled out Bale travelling with the squad to the United Arab Emirates, where they face a Club World Cup semi-final next Wednesday. Bale took a part during training on Friday, but he will not play this weekend, with ...Full Story »

Barcelona vs Celta Vigo - Ernesto Valverde warns Barca about dangerous Celta Vigo

Posted Friday, December 01, 2017 by PA

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde is wary of the threat posed by Celta Vigo ahead of their LaLiga clash at the Nou Camp on Saturday. Barca have a four-point lead over Valencia at the top of the table and are eight points clear of arch-rivals Real Madrid, but Valverde is taking nothing for granted against Celta. Boss Juan Carlos Unzue is a former Barca player and spent three years at the club as...Full Story »

Athletic Bilbao vs Real Madrid - Real Madrid without Bale for trip to Bilbao

Posted Friday, December 01, 2017 by PA

Gareth Bale will miss Real Madrid's LaLiga trip to Athletic Bilbao on Saturday night because of a recurring calf injury. Bale returned to action after two months out to play a key role in Madrid's Copa del Rey tie with Fuenlabrada on Tuesday night. The 28-year-old came off the bench to set up both goals as Madrid were held to a 2-2 draw by the minnows, but Madrid progressed 4-2 on aggregate. ...Full Story »

Valencia vs Barcelona - Managing Messi threat is not straightforward, insists Valencia boss

Posted Saturday, November 25, 2017 by PA

Valencia boss Marcelino has no special plan to try and stop Lionel Messi in Sunday's LaLiga clash between the top two. Marcelino has rejuvenated Los Che this year and they go into the contest at the Mestalla just four points behind table-toppers Barca after eight successive victories. Predictably, the prospect of keeping Messi in check a concern is a concern for the 52-year-old former Villarre...Full Story »

Real boss Zidane eager to slash Barcelona's LaLiga lead

Posted Saturday, November 25, 2017 by PA

Real Madrid will hope to cut into Barcelona's 10-point lead when they host resurgent Malaga in LaLiga on Saturday.Real can reduce the deficit with a win at the Bernabeu before Barcelona embark on a tough trip to second-placed Valencia on Sunday night.It means one of the two sides ahead of Real are guaranteed to drop points this weekend but Los Blancos boss Zinedine Zidane is not expecting an ea...Full Story »

Luis Suarez is fit to boost Barcelona's ranks ahead of Leganes trip

Posted Saturday, November 18, 2017 by PA

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has been boosted by the availability of Luis Suarez as his side look to crack one of LaLiga's meanest defences on Saturday.Suarez sat out Uruguay's friendlies against Poland and Austria during the international break to aid his recovery from an ongoing knee problem.And Valverde had positive news about the striker's progress on Friday, confirming the prolific 30-y...Full Story »

Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid - Zidane refuses to rule out future Real move for Neymar

Posted Friday, November 17, 2017 by PA

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has refused to rule out a future move for Neymar. The Brazilian superstar is unhappy with life in France after making a world-record move to Paris St Germain in the summer, according to reports in Spain. PSG's Spanish boss Unai Emery rejected those reports earlier in the week, but it has not stopped media speculation that the 25-year-old could be on the move ag...Full Story »

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