Benitez facing Madrid sack? | Football Espana
Rafa Benitez will reportedly be sacked by Real Madrid either now or in June after losing the confidence of the club’s board. According to Marca, the Coach no longer has the backing of Los Blancos following their 4-0 Clasico defeat to Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Van Gaal: United want Ronaldo back | Football Espana
Louis van Gaal has confirmed for the first time that Manchester United want to re-sign Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo.
Marcelo apologises to Madrid fans | Football Espana
Marcelo offered apologies to the Real Madrid fans after Barcelona romped to victory in El Clasico. The Catalans took a 4-0 win at Santiago Bernabeu and Marcelo, the first Madrid player to speak to the Press following the final whistle, defended the supporters’ right to criticise the team and President Florentino Perez.
Ramos: Closer with Ancelotti, but... | Football Espana
Sergio Ramos has admitted that Real Madrid “were closer” to Carlo Ancelotti but insists their relationship with Rafa Benitez is “good”. Los Blancos suffered their third-heaviest home defeat in the Clasico on Saturday as they fell to a 4-0 reverse at the hands of Barcelona, but the defender made it clear that it was too early for his side to write their season off.
Rubi: Sporting almost perfect | Football Espana
Levante boss Rubi is expecting a difficult match against Sporting Gijon in Sunday’s early kick-off. “They’re doing things almost perfectly”. The Catalan trainer has yet to register a win since replacing Lucas Alcaraz at the helm of Les Granotes, and he admits his task will not get any easier when he takes his side to El Molinon.