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No Ronaldo, no Zidane: Julen Lopetegui era at Real begins with a Madrid derby in Super Cup

City rivals Atletico Madrid will be buoyed by the signings of Thomas Lemar, Nikola Kalinic and Gelson Martins.<p>With both Cristiano Ronaldo and …

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Uefa Super Cup 2018, Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid: What time is kick-off tonight, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?

What is it?<p>The season's first piece of European silverware is up for grabs as Champions League winners Real Madrid take on city rivals and Europa League champions Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup.<p>The Lilleküla Stadium in Tallinn, Estonia, will be the venue for this year's showpiece.<p>When is …

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Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui wants more signings this summer

Real Madrid appointed Julen Lopetegui to replace Zinedine Zidane and the new Los Blancos boss has asked the club to bring in reinforcements during …

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With Ronaldo gone, only Griezmann can hope to stop Messi | FOX Sports

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo’s departure from Real Madrid has left a gaping hole at Real Madrid and in the Spanish league.<p>How will …

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Six World Cup stars set for a breakout season in La Liga

THE 2018 World Cup was one to remember for France and Croatia, but also for La Liga. Spanish clubs sent 81 players to the tournament, including 11 …

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Who is Monchi? Unai Emery's ex-colleague who has lured Steven N'Zonzi to Roma amid Arsenal links

The Steven N'Zonzi transfer saga has come to an end following months of uncertainty over his Sevilla future.<p>Heavily tipped to leave the Ramon Sanchez …

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Dalian Atkinson: police watchdog awaits tests before mulling charges

The police watchdog investigating the death of the former Premier League footballer Dalian Atkinson following a clash with police is waiting on the results of tests to decide whether or not to ask prosecutors to bring criminal charges.<p>Campaigners claim officers used excessive force during the …

Ipswich Town FC

The training camps that offer a last chance for hundreds of Europe's free agents

<b>"For sure, this was my last chance," said Guy Ramos. "Not many players come back after two years of nothing. I am not young any more."</b><p>Centre-back Ramos, at 32, was one of hundreds of footballers throughout Europe taking one last shot at finding a club this summer.<p>Players' unions across the …

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McIntyre: Vela still stung by Mexico World Cup exit

In many ways, Carlos Vela has never been in a better place. The 29-year-old Mexican forward is playing some of the best soccer of his career for MLS …

U.S. Open Cup

The Newcastle United Blog | » Several Players Almost Certain To Leave Newcastle This Month

Henri Saivet, Rolando Aarons, and Achraf Lazaar did not receive squad numbers this summer, and it looks like the three of them will not be at …

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Meet La Liga new boys Huesca: The minnows will host Lionel Messi at tiny 7,500-seat ground as they get ready to play in top-flight for first time... with a striker on bail for attempted murder

La Liga has another Cinderella side in the mix this season. Fairytale club Huesca are ready for their first ever season in the top flight and it …

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Manchester United are being damaged by their political pantomime

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Super Cup: Real Madrid defender Odriozola to miss Atletico Madrid clash

The former Real Sociedad man will have to wait for his competitive debut for his new club after being diagnosed with an abductor injury<p>Real Madrid …

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Real face up to life without Ronaldo

MADRID (Reuters) - Following up Zinedine Zidane’s treble Champions League success with Real Madrid was always going to be a difficult job for Julen Lopetegui, but having to do it without Cristiano Ronaldo is a monumental challenge.<p>FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Real Madrid celebrate winning the …

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Real Madrid Transfer News: Marcelo Responds to Juventus Rumours

Real Madrid full-back Marcelo responded to rumours linking him with a move to Italian champions Juventus on Tuesday.<p>"Juventus? I know Ronaldo decided to join them but I don't want to talk about it now," he said before Wednesday's UEFA Super Cup final against Atletico Madrid, per Calciomercato.com. …

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La Liga Fixtures

<b>With La Liga set to start soon make sure you know when all the games are taking place by checking out this full 2018/19 fixture list.</b><p><b>La Liga Fixtures</b><p>With La Liga starting this week make sure you know when all the games are by taking a look at the full 2018/19 fixture list below.<p><b>AUGUST 17</b> <br>Betis v …

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David Silva Announces Retirement from Spain's National Team

Manchester City star David Silva has announced his retirement from Spain's national team.<p>Goal's Sam Lee shared the news via Twitter:<p>City shared the player's statement, which was posted in Spanish:<p>Silva was a part of the La Roja team that disappointed at this year's FIFA World Cup, featuring in all …

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Manager: Pep Guardiola

Over the years the very finest names in world football have always had an uncanny ability to find their way to La Liga and compete against each other …

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Juventus Reportedly Reject Real Madrid's Miralem Pjanic Bid, Told to Pay €100M

Real Madrid have reportedly had a €60 million (£53.5 million) offer for Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic rejected, with the Bianconeri informing their Spanish rivals they'll need to pay at least €100 million (£89.2 million).<p>Pjanic has been linked with Manchester City and Barcelona as well this …

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Real Madrid thrive on pressure of winning trophies - Karim Benzema

Karim Benzema has said Real Madrid thrive on meeting high expectations as they prepare for Wednesday's UEFA Super Cup meeting with Atletico Madrid in …

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Real Madrid Transfer News: Julen Lopetegui Reportedly Wants More Signings

Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui has reportedly asked the club for reinforcements during the summer transfer window, with a focus on central defence and attack.<p>Los Blancos have made fewer signings than expected, and according to <i>AS</i>' Sergio Santos Chozas, Lopetegui would prefer to see more players …

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LaLiga 2018-19: Barcelona or Real Madrid - whose close-season transfers have been better?

The transfer window for LaLiga does not close until the end of the month, but what business have Real Madrid and Barcelona done so far?

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Top 50 best passers ranked by most passes in La Liga (Season 2017/18) – 13.08.2018

Top 50 best passers ranked by most passesin La Liga (Season 2017/18) • Date: 13.08.2018<br>• Euro Football Rumours<br>• Top 50 best passers ranked by most passes …

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FC Barcelona win 13th Spanish Super Cup | FC Barcelona

FC Barcelona won its 13th Spanish Super Cup after beating Sevilla in Tangier. Ernesto Valverde's men, who’ve been in eight of the last nine finals, …

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Alan Shearer slams club owner Mike Ashley over lack of investment in summer transfer window: 'I'm exactly the same as the Newcastle fans'

Alan Shearer has sided with disillusioned Newcastle fans in their ongoing battle against club owner and Sports Direct tycoon Mike Ashley.<p>Newcastle …

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Rumour Mill: Real Madrid plot fresh approach for Eden Hazard, want Christian Eriksen

ITS all happening at Real Madrid as Los Blancos plan another raid of Chelsea and eye a potential replacement for the Inter-linked Luka Modric.<p>That …

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French Starlet Theo Hernandez Joins Real Sociedad on Season-Long Loan From Real Madrid

​Real Sociedad have agreed a season-long loan deal for ​Real Madrid defender Theo Hernandez, ​the San Sebastian club has confirmed.<p>The player has …

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The Daily Hilario: Matchweek 1

Your daily dose of off-topic shenanigans.<p>Official start of the season for Chelsea. Here’s hoping we can start off with a bang. I was unable to get these for a couple of days due to health complications but now I’m back (for good, hopefully).<p>Elsewhere, Chelsea loanees will hopefully be on action for …

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Soccer: Theo Hernandez joins Sociedad from Real Madrid on loan

MADRID (Reuters) - Real Madrid have loaned French left back Theo Hernandez out to fellow La Liga side Real Sociedad for the upcoming season, the two clubs said on Friday.<p>"Real Sociedad have reached an agreement with Real Madrid for the loan of one season of Theo Hernandez. An agreement has also …

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Sociedad complete loan swoop for Madrid defender Theo

Real Madrid defender Theo Hernandez will continue his development at Real Sociedad after agreeing a season-long loan at Anoeta.<p>Theo swapped one side …

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