Real Madrid Rumors & News

  • Cristiano Ronaldo out for Super Cup, possibly La Liga opener - Zidane

    ESPN FC "Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane confirmed that Cristian Ronaldo won't play in the UEFA Super Cup against Sevilla on Aug. 9, and could miss the league opener against Real Sociedad 12 days later. Ronaldo injured his knee early in Portugal's Euro 2016 final victory against France back on July..." July 29

  • Real Madrid's plan B if Pogba move fails: Sissoko or Verratti

    AS "Real Madrid continue to work away behind the scenes on signing Paul Pogba this summer, with Zidane having asked Madrid boss Florentino Pérez to bring the French midfielder in, but it looks increasingly likely it will be Manchester United who sign the player. Real Madrid are balking at the..." July 29

  • Real Madrid close in on Newcastle United midfielder Moussa Sissoko

    The Telegraph "Real Madrid are set to firm up their interest in Newcastle United midfielder Moussa Sissoko with a bid expected as soon as Manchester United confirm they have won the race to sign Paul Pogba. Sissoko has emerged as a shock target for Real after playing a starring role for France at the European..." July 28

  • Varane: I want to continue at Real

    Marca.com "As Real Madrid prepare for their first 2016 International Champions Cup match, Raphael Varane has declared that he wants to stay and improve at the club. Despite interest from Manchester United, it is clear that the French defender's heart remains in the Spanish capital. "I want to stay here..." July 25

  • Ronaldo plans on holding talks with Real Madrid over new contract

    Sky Sports "Cristiano Ronaldo said he plans to hold talks over a new Real Madrid contract when he returns from holiday. Ronaldo, who led Portugal to the Euro 2016 title but suffered a knee injury in the final, is on an extended break on his home island of Madeira. Between visiting his personal museum..." July 23

  • Chelsea transfer target Alvaro Morata to cost £67m insist Real Madrid after rejecting two Blues bids

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea have been told to stump up £67million to sign Alvaro Morata. Real Madrid have put the huge price-tag on Morata after knocking back two bids from the Blues already for the Spain international striker. Chelsea have had £50m and £62m approaches rebuffed, with European champions Real..." July 22

  • Manchester City make Toni Kroos transfer move to reunite Real Madrid midfielder with his old boss Pep Guardiola

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City have launched an audacious £50million bid to sign Toni Kroos from Real Madrid. City's new boss Pep Guardiola is a huge fan of Kroos and would like to be reunited with his former Bayern Munich playmaker at the Etihad. The Blues have made an approach and have received..." July 21

  • James Rodriguez tempted by Premier League switch

    Marca.com "Premier League offers and a subdued role in the capital are pushing James Rodriguez closer to the Real Madrid exit door. Thoughts of a departure didn't appear to be on the Colombian's mind even a few short weeks ago, but should anyone match James' €80 million price tag it would be up to the..." July 17

  • Alvaro Morata to remain at Real Madrid as Zinedine Zidane drops out of Paul Pogba hunt

    The Independent "Real Madrid have reportedly decided not to sell Alvaro Morata to Chelsea in the first real knock-back of Antonio Conte’s transfer plans this summer. The 23-year-old re-joined the Spanish giants this summer after they took advantage of a £23m buy-back option in the Spain international’s..." July 14

  • Ronaldo to miss 6-8 weeks, could miss UEFA Super Cup for Real Madrid

    CBS Sports "Prognosis negative, but not that negative. Cristiano Ronaldo's knee injury, which he suffered in Portugal's Euro 2016 final victory over France on Sunday, will see the star miss six to eight weeks and put his participation in the European Super Cup in doubt, per AS. It turns out Ronaldo..." July 12

  • Ronaldo leaves Euro 2016 final in tears with apparent knee injury

    The Score "Cristiano Ronaldo's worst nightmare came to pass in the early moments of Sunday's Euro 2016 final against France, as the Portuguese captain was forced to leave the match with an apparent knee injury. In tears, Ronaldo attempted to play through the ailment, his knee heavily wrapped as he made a..." July 10

  • Morata to stay at Real Madrid

    Marca.com "Real Madrid have decided not to sell Alvaro Morata this summer. Los Blancos rejected a 60 million euro offer from Chelsea on Saturday, and with club president Florentino Perez reportedly eager to see more youth in the side, the 23-year-old will stay at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. The..." July 10

  • Materazzi comes clean on Zidane headbutt: 'I spoke about his sister'

    The Score "It took 10 years, but Marco Materazzi has finally put the speculation to rest. The former Italian defender was, infamously, on the receiving end of a headbutt to the chest from French icon Zinedine Zidane in the 2006 World Cup final, the latter being shown a red card in extra time for the..." July 09

  • Real Madrid reject Chelsea transfer offer for Arsenal target Alvaro Morata

    Metro "Chelsea have reportedly had a transfer offer for Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata turned down. Los Blancos signed the 23-year-old from Juventus this summer for £26.5 million, and are now looking to sell him on to the Premier League for a profit. Arsenal and Chelsea have been linked with..." July 09

  • Barcelona and Real Madrid engage in transfer battle once again

    Marca.com "Spanish football superpowers Real Madrid and Barcelona will do battle once more in the transfer market, this time with two players - Gabriel Jesus and Andre Gomes- in the spotlight. The clubs have taken a liking to eyeing up the same talent, and not for the first time there could be a fight for..." July 06

  • Real Madrid's James Rodriguez in advanced talks with PSG in Paris

    AS "James Rodriguez may be on holiday in the U.S., but the transfer speculation doesn't rest with his name popping up on a daily basis in transfer news and speculation. The Colombian star's appearances dropped off and he saw little game-time under Zinedine Zidane, relegated to Real Madrid's La Liga..." July 04

  • Real Madrid plot Chelsea transfer swap deal of Eden Hazard for Alvaro Morata plus £35million

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea are bracing themselves for a £75million move from Real Madrid for Eden Hazard. European champions Real are ready to offer cash plus £40m-rated striker Alvaro Morata to land the 25-year-old Belgium superstar. The Spanish giants are also aware that Chelsea are keen on another of their..." June 30

  • Chelsea still chasing Alvaro Morata signature despite Spaniard's £23million return to Real Madrid

    Daily Mirror " Chelsea still want Spain striker Alvaro Morata despite his move from Juventus to his parent club Real Madrid. The Champions League winners have activated a £23million buyback clause in the 23-year-old’s contract to take him back to the Bernabeu." June 28

  • Real Madrid loan deal could ruin Chelsea and Manchester United's £40m transfer plans

    The Express "Real activated a clause in Morata's contract this month which means the striker will return to the Bernabeau for the 2016/17 season. "I am a Real Madrid player now and that's all I can say," he said while at Spain's Euro 2016 camp last week. "I'd love to continue at Real Madrid, but I want..." June 28

  • Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane hints at Paul Pogba interest

    ESPN FC "Zinedine Zidane has hinted Real Madrid could make a move for Paul Pogba following Euro 2016. Zidane has previously spoken of his admiration for Pogba, and the France international's agent Mino Raiola said recently preliminary negotiations are already underway with Juventus in order for the..." June 26

  • David Moyes admits that he wanted to bring Germany playmaker Toni Kroos to Manchester United

    Daily Mail "David Moyes has revealed how he wanted to sign playmaker Toni Kroos from Bayern Munich during his spell as manager of Manchester United. Germany international Kroos ended up joining La Liga giants Real Madrid from Bayern in July 2014, signing a six-year deal with Los Blancos, much to Moyes'..." June 26

  • Alvaro Morata warns Real Madrid he wants to play for a team that makes him feel 'important'

    Daily Mail "Alvaro Morata has already made one move this summer, returning to Real Madrid from Juventus after the Spanish club paid the £23million buyback fee stipulated in his contract. But another move may be in store, as the Spain striker told TV broadcaster Cuatro he would only be satisfied at a club..." June 26

  • Dimitri Payet is "one of the most important players in Europe", says Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane

    Daily Mirror "Zinedine Zidane has began Real Madrid's charm offensive by lavishing praise on Dimitri Payet . Madrid boss Zidane has hailed countryman Payet, France's star man at Euro 2016 , claiming “he would improve any side in Europe” and has “everything” a coach wants from an attacking..." June 25

  • Frustrated Ronaldo throws reporter's microphone into lake

    The Score "It's safe to assume the pressure of Portugal's disappointing Euro 2016 campaign is getting to Cristiano Ronaldo after the Real Madrid star lobbed a reporter's microphone into a lake. The frustrated player was walking with his teammates from the team hotel when a reporter from Portuguese outlet..." June 22

  • Real Madrid to activate buy-back clause for Álvaro Morata from Juventus

    The Guardian "Real Madrid have confirmed that they will exercise their buy-back clause for striker Álvaro Morata, with the European champions set to pay €30m (£23m) for the player they sold to Juventus in 2014 for €20m. The 23-year-old, who has been linked with a move to Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea..." June 21

  • Juventus clear path for Real Madrid to make Pogba move

    Marca.com "Paul Pogba has Juventus' word that he can leave them at a time of his choosing so long as the buyer meets the Turin club's valuation of the France midfielder.Pogba signed his current deal, which runs to 2019, with the Italian champions in October 2014 on the understanding that, should the time..." June 20

  • THREE clubs willing to pay Neymar release clause, claims agent

    Manchester Evening News "Three of the world's biggest clubs are willing to buy Neymar out of his Barcelona contract, according to his agent. The Brazilian has a clause in his contract that allows the 24-year-old to talk to clubs who meet his £157m price tag. And his agent, Wagner Ribeiro, claims there are thee clubs..." June 18

  • Morata will only go to Chelsea or Manchester United

    AS "Álvaro Morata's dream is to triumph with his hometown team Real Madrid but he is fully aware that while Karim Benzema is at the club he will always be playing second fiddle. That's the main reason why he has made a decision as to where his future will lie. The player knows that Real Madrid want to..." June 13

  • Juventus want Kroos if Real Madrid are to sign Pogba

    Marca.com "Real Madrid will have to give up Toni Kroos as part of any deal to sign Paul Pogba from Juventus. If the Madrid club make Juventus a formal offer for the highly sought-after midfielder, they will be told that the player will cost 120 million euros, plus the German international. Although..." June 12

  • Manchester United preparing £94.6m move for Gareth Bale

    Daily Star "MANCHESTER UNITED are confident of signing Gareth Bale for a world-record fee, according to reports in Spain. Paper El Confidencial say that the Premier League giants are preparing a £94.6m bid for the Welsh wizard - and that he is keen to return to England. " June 11

  • Real Madrid rule out De Gea signing

    Marca.com "hile their summer transfer window is expected to be a busy one, Real Madrid will not be enlisting David De Gea as Zinedine Zidane remains committed to Keylor Navas. The Costa Rican goalkeeper has enjoyed a wonderful campaign with Los Cules, convincing the Frenchman of his talents in the..." June 10

  • Real Madrid plot move for £95m-rated Paul Pogba in bid to see off competition from Premier League rivals

    Daily Mail "Real Madrid are ready to offer midfielder Isco to Juventus in a bid to see off Premier League competition and land France midfielder Paul Pogba. They see Pogba’s links with adidas – he has just signed a new 10-year deal worth £31million - as a major advantage in any future negotiations. Club..." June 10

  • Ronaldo, Messi top Forbes list of best-earning athletes

    Pro Soccer Talk "Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi made the most money in the sports world in 2015, and no other soccer player comes close to La Liga’s duo. Ronaldo made about $128 million, while Messi hauled in more than $118 million. In both of their cases, salary is significantly higher than endorsements " June 08

  • Colombia remains optimistic over James injury

    Pro Soccer Talk "Colombia did just about everything right in Friday night’s 2-0 Copa America win over the U.S. Men’s National Team, but the team’s biggest star did give them a scare. Real Madrid attacker James Rodriguez exited the Group A opener in the 73rd minute after apparently suffering a shoulder injury in..." June 04

  • Mourinho wants to keep David De Gea at Manchester United

    AS "David De Gea is set to be the talk of the summer once again. José Mourinho sees the Manchester United goalkeeper as essential to a successful first season at Old Trafford and will do anything and everything he can to halt a move that has seemed a certainty since last summer's comic-book..." June 04

  • Cristiano Ronaldo proves his heart is as big as his trophy cabinet

    The Sun "CRISTIANO RONALDO has proved his heart is as big as his medal cabinet – by handing his Champions League bonus of nearly £500,000 to charity. Spanish journalist Pipi Estrada revealed that, before last week’s final, the Real Madrid superstar “had spoken with (agent) Jorge Mendes and asked him to..." June 03

  • Chicharito says he would’ve starred at Manchester United, Real Madrid

    Pro Soccer Talk "Mexican star striker Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez is coming off a thrilling season as “the man” at Bayer Leverkusen, and thinks he would’ve hit the same heights at his previous clubs if given the chance. Hernandez, 28, was outstanding in his first season at Bayer, scoring 26 goals in 40..." June 02

  • Karim Benzema Blames Racism—Not His Alleged Involvement In Blackmailing Teammate Over Sex Tape—For Euros Snub

    Deadspin "In normal circumstances, Karim Benzema would be at the top of the world right now. Fresh off a great season at Real Madrid that culminated in Champions League glory, he should be getting ready to lead France in the Euro 2016 tournament as the host nation’s best player. Instead, he’ll be watching..." June 01

  • Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo hits back at his critics: You're just jealous that I'm still the No 1!

    Daily Mail "Cristiano Ronaldo has insisted he remains at the peak of his powers, claiming that jealousy is the only reason anyone would not be happy for his third Champions League triumph. The three-time Ballon d’Or winner failed to hit the heights Real Madrid - who paraded the trophy at the Santiago..." May 30

  • 'ISIS terrorists slaughter Real Madrid supporters' during Champions League final in bloody new attack

    Daily Mirror "Terrorists have gunned down at least 12 Real Madrid fans while they were watching the Champions League final in a fresh attack on club supporters in Iraq. Four gunmen started firing indiscriminately at their victims after bursting into a Real Madrid supporters’ club based in Baquba around 40..." May 29

  • Lewandowski's agent confirms Real Madrid talks

    Goal.com "The Bayern Munich star has opened the door to a move to Spain after insisting that "contracts are not the holy relic" with reports suggesting he will be offered a six-year deal The agent of Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has revealed that the player has held talks with Real..." May 28

  • Alvaro Morata to cost £38m as Real Madrid willing to sell striker to Gunners

    The Sun "The Gunners finally completed the £30m signing of Granit Xhaka yesterday, and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will have to spend big again if he wants Morata, who helped Juventus win Serie A while on loan there this season. Real Madrid are keen to get Chelsea and Manchester City involved in the..." May 26

  • Cristiano Ronaldo: Forget Paris Saint-Germain, I am staying at Real Madrid

    ESPN FC "Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he has no desire to play for Paris Saint-Germain or Manchester City and that his desire is to remain with Los Blancos. The 31-year-old has been troubled by a thigh strain through recent weeks and missed the first leg of the Champions League..." May 25

  • Cristiano Ronaldo hands Real Madrid injury scare

    Pro Soccer Talk "With the UEFA Champions League final in Milan this Saturday, the last thing Real Madrid want is to have Cristiano Ronaldo go down injured. That’s exactly what happened in training on Tuesday. The pictures below show Ronaldo, 31, receiving treatment on the floor and grimacing as he was helped..." May 24

  • Man United offered £60m Real Madrid star in move that would rock Premier League

    Daily Star "MANCHESTER UNITED have been offered Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez. But United might have to break the British transfer record again if they want the Colombian midfielder. Real value Rodriguez, 24, at £60 million, having signed him from Monaco two years ago for £3m more than that." May 15

  • Paul Pogba ready to snub Manchester United, Real Madrid and Manchester City

    The Sun "PAUL POGBA looks set to snub interest from Manchester City and United as he aims to become the main man at Juventus. The France midfielder is wrapping up another excellent season in Turin, where the club has claimed a fifth consecutive Serie A title. The former United academy star has been..." May 14

  • Man Utd to target Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Everton stars in squad overhaul

    The Express "THE transfer window is not even opened and three potential Manchester United targets have disappeared off the radar. Two of them, Renato Sanches and Mats Hummels, are joining Bayern Munich while a third, Poland international striker Robert Lewandowski, is being lined up for a move to Real..." May 13

  • Real Madrid and Barcelona still world’s most valuable soccer clubs

    The Comeback "As Real Madrid and Barcelona duke it out for La Liga, they are also duking it out to see which club is the most valuable in world soccer. According to Forbes, los Merengues have won that battle. Real and Barca are one and two respectively at the top of that list, valued at $3.65 billion and..." May 11

  • Manchester United eyeing £25m move for Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United are lining up a £25million summer move for Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane. United looked at Varane in 2011, under Sir Alex Ferguson, but instead signed Phil Jones from Blackburn for £16million. But the 23-year-old France defender is back on United's radar, ahead of a..." May 11

  • Cristiano Ronaldo's Swag Is Off The Charts Right Now

    Deadspin "The video you’re about to see shows a neat little Real Madrid sequence capped by a deceptively difficult Cristiano Ronaldo finish. But the goal itself isn’t what we’re here for. What we are here for is all the swag dripping off the Portuguese forward after he scores. You wouldn’t really gather..." May 09

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