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Alfredo Di Stefano’s legacy is so legendary, that anyone who represents Real Madrid tries to emulate the benchmark set by this man. By the end of his career, he held every scoring record and is the main reason behind the club’s obsession with the UEFA Champions League. He was the leader and the main man responsible for the 5 consecutive titles the club between 1955-59.

Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Di Stefano played club football in Argntina and Colombia before moving to Spain after being spotted by both FC Barcelona and …

Zinedine Zidane goes down in history as one of the greatest midfielders who ever graced a football pitch. Now the French International has been given the chance to become one of the greatest managers after taking over the reins from Rafael Benitez, who came under criticism from the Real Madrid president after he believed the results just weren’t good enough. Real Madrid has a homely feel for Zinedine as he spent the final stages of his career at the capital club from 2001 to 2006. Also his 4 children Enzo, …

It seems unthinkable. They’re the two most expensive players in footballing history, yet we are hearing constant transfer rumours about them. Many would think that Madrid would be crazy to let go two of their main ‘Galacticos’ leave. But would it be such a bad decision? I’m not so sure.
Firstly, and this point is only applicable in the short term, they are both under performing by their own extremely high standards. The recent boos that have been ringing around the great Bernabeu stadium haven’t come from nowhere. And this isn’t …

The Champions League Semi Finals are upon us once again, Juventus play Real Madrid, while Barcelona play Bayern Munich in the other semi. Considered to be the weakest out of the four teams, we shall look at Juventus’ chances in this year’s competition. Can they get past Real, and if they do, can they win the whole thing?
The underdog tag out of the four semi finalists is what helps Juventus, they have the chance to take to the field with no pressure, allowing them to relax and express themselves. They …

In the afternoon Kick Off on Saturday Barcelona were in action at Home to Valencia as they looked to maintain a 2 point lead at the top of La Liga and after just 1 Minute Barca were in front when Gerard Pique won the ball in his own half who played it to Sergio Busquests who played it through to Lionel Messi who turned and played in Luis Suarez who poked it in the past Deigo Alves with a first time shot but Valencia responded very well and Rodrigo came …

On Saturday in the Afternoon both Madrid Teams were in action Real were at Home to Eibar and Atletico travelled to Malaga, Real claimed a comfortable 3-0 Win with the opener coming after 21 Minutes from who else but Cristiano Ronaldo from a Free Kick although there was an element of luck with a deflection wrong footing the Keeper as the ball ended up in the middle of the Goal, the Second came on Minute 31 when Javier Hernandez headed in Alvaro Arbeloa’s cross from the right into the far …

On Tuesday 3rd Placed Atletico Madrid claimed a solid 2-0 Win against Real Sociedad thanks to Goals on 3 and 10 Minutes with First coming when Koke’s inswinging Corner from the left was headed in to his own net at the near post by Defender Mikel Gonzalez and the Second came from Koke’s 20 Yard Shot was parried there was Antoine Griezmann to tap home the Second and it was generally comfortable from there for Atletico.
Sevilla could have a say on this Season Title Race with Barcelona and Real Madrid to …

Remaining Fixtures
Almeria (H)
Sevilla (A)
Valencia (H)
Espanyol (A)
Getafe (H)
Cordoba (A)
Real Sociedad (H)
Atletico Madrid (A)
Deportivo (H)
Real Madrid:
Rayo Vallecano (A)
Eibar (H)
Malaga (H)
Celta Vigo (A)
Almeria (H)
Sevilla (A)
Valencia (H)
Espanyol (A)
Getafe (H)
Atletico Madrid:
Malaga (A)
Deportivo (A)
Elche (H)
Villarreal (A)
Athletic Bilbao (H)
Levante (A)
Barcelona (H)
Granada (A)
As it Stands:
1. Barcelona 29 Played 64 Goal Difference Points 71
2. Real Madrid 29 Played 60 Goal Difference 67 Points
3. Atletico Madrid 30 Played 34 Goal Difference 65 Points
It’s advantage Barcelona going into the last 9 Games in La Liga as they have a 4 point lead currently but it’s only in the last month or …

Basketball and Football, two similar yet entirely different games. Same basic rules which are to score as many as you can before the end of the game, but the difference is so big you sometimes forget that they are so similar. With the obvious fact of Basketball is a ball being dribbled with hands and Football is a ball being dribbled with feet, there are other rules which make the sports almost opposites in a way. Basketball could improve the future of English football.
I believe this as if you look at …

After the recent announcement concerning this years Ballon d’Or. Surely it’s pretty obvious which man is in main contention to be crowned world player of the year. A certain extraordinary Portuguese superstar is leading the chase by quite a distance. Not many would disagree that this candidate for the 2014 crown is well deserved.
A dominant campaign by Real Madrid winning last seasons Champions League there 10th ‘La Decima’, they  have a strong showing of 5 players, which include Angel Di Maria of Manchester United now. On the other hand, Atletico Madrid …