Real Madrid Rumors & News

  • PSG set to BATTLE with Manchester United over Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo

    The Express "According to reports in Spain, PSG are readying the whopping deal in an attempt to lure the Portugal international to France. And while Ronaldo says he is happy at Real, the striker his keen to clarify his future at the club." May 22

  • Former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez would 'love' to manage Real Madrid, agent confirms

    Daily Mirror "Garcia Quilon also revealed that Benitez has got a good relationship with Los Blancos bosses Florentino Perez and Jose Angel. He said: "So far there's been nothing. There's just a general rumour. Rafa has been a Real player, and he even managed Real Madrid B in his early years, so he certainly..." May 22

  • Gareth Bale set to stay at Real Madrid quashing Manchester United's David De Gea swap deal hopes

    Daily Mirror "Gareth Bale looks certain to stay at Real Madrid after crunch talks over his future yesterday. Bale's representatives flew to Madrid to discuss the Welsh flier's long term prospects with the Spanish giants. Real Madrid star Bale wants to stay in Spain but there has been interest from..." May 21

  • Rafa Benitez in running to replace Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid as La Liga

    Daily Mail "Rafa Benitez has emerged as a surprise candidate to replace CarIo Ancelotti as the Italian is expected to leave Real Madrid next week with AC Milan waiting in the wings. Madrid's hierarchy met this week and are understood to be ready to relieve the 55-year-old of his duties with one year..." May 21

  • Report: Real Madrid players express support for Carlo Ancelotti in meeting with management

    Pro Soccer Talk "There’s plenty of speculation surrounding Carlo Ancelotti’s position at Real Madrid given his inability to win a trophy this season, but the man who brought Los Blancos a Champions League trophy last season has plenty of support. According to Spanish news outlet AS, many of the best players at..." May 20

  • David De Gea set for wage hit to sign for Real Madrid

    Daily Star "Manchester United have offered the Spanish goalkeeper a long-term deal worth £200,000-a-week in a desperate bid to keep him at Old Trafford. De Gea, 24, has refused to sign the deal as he makes United bosses sweat and will make a decision on his future when the season finishes. But it seems..." May 20

  • Real Madrid refuse to say whether Carlo Ancelotti will stay on as coach

    The Guardian "Real Madrid have refused to say whether Carlo Ancelotti will stay on next season although the coach has said he would like another tilt at the Champions League with the Spanish giants. Asked whether the Italian will remain at the club after five days in which Real lost out on the Spanish title..." May 19

  • Real Madrid and Barcelona would not dominate the Premier League, claims Jose Mourinho

    talkSport "Spanish football’s big two have won ten of the past 11 La Liga titles, with Atletico Madrid’s victory last season a rare blip in their supremacy. But Mourinho, who won La Liga in 2011-12 with Real Madrid, claims the duo would find life very different in England. “I was in Spain, but I didn’t..." May 19

  • Manchester United's Gareth Bale transfer plans mean it's curtains for Robin van Persie and Angel Di Maria

    Daily Mirror "Reds have received sufficient encouragement to move for the Real Madrid misfit this summer and will ditch duo to get £500,000 a week off the wage bill. Manchester United will off-load Robin van Persie and Angel Di Maria this summer - to make way for the marquee signing of Gareth Bale. United..." May 17

  • Play on! Spanish court suspends players strike as La Liga season is back on

    Pro Soccer Talk "Relief. The strike is over before it has even begun. On Thursday it was announced that the final two games of the Spanish season will go ahead as planned. A Spanish court has suspended the strike which was called by the soccer players’ union in Spain last week over a proposed government law..." May 14

  • Manchester United will land £80m Real Madrid flop Gareth Bale

    The Express "United have been working on trying to bring the former Tottenham forward back to the Premier League for months. Despite denials from Real and from the Bale camp both the club and player are up for the possibility of a homecoming for the 25-year-old who now finds himself under fire for..." May 14

  • Juventus shocks Real Madrid to advance to Champions League final "Nine years after they were relegated from Serie A, Juventus punched their tickets to Berlin to face Barcelona in the Champions League final, thanks to former Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata, who scored again versus his old club -- this time at Santiago Bernabeu in the second leg of Wednesday's..." May 13

  • Manchester United will have to pay £150m to re-sign Cristiano Ronaldo

    Daily Star "The Real Madrid superstar is ready to walk out on the club in the summer, the Sun reports. Former Bernabeu star Agustin Rodriguez sparked the flurry of rumours by claiming the Portuguese captain was certain to leave the side at the end of the season. He also said that some sort of..." May 13

  • Ronaldo donates nearly $8 million to Nepal earthquake relief "Say what you want about Cristiano Ronaldo's actions on the field, but his contributions off the field may overshadow anything he does on the pitch Wednesday night for Real Madrid in the Champions League. The Real Madrid star, who is known more for his goals rather than assists, stepped up to..." May 12

  • Gareth Bale is becoming isolated at Real Madrid because he can't speak Spanish

    Daily Mail "Gareth Bale is becoming increasingly isolated in the Real Madrid dressing room because of his failure to gain a complete command of the Spanish language. Nearly two years after the forward’s record-breaking £85million move to Real Madrid, the forward is still getting to grips with the language..." May 11

  • Manchester United target Gareth Bale staying at Real Madrid, says agent

    Sky Sports "The 25-year-old forward is reportedly a target for Manchester United and Chelsea following an indifferent season at the Bernabeu. Bale has been jeered by supporters and criticised in the media for some poor performances of late, leading to speculation he may look to leave the club at the end of..." May 09

  • Gareth Bale's agent issues stern warning to Man Utd and Chelsea over £100m transfer

    The Express "Bale has been the subject of intense speculation that he could leave Madrid this summer and make a return to the Premier League. Both United and Chelsea are said to be willing to pay around £100million to facilitate a move for Bale. But despite inconsistent form that has seen the Welsh..." May 07

  • La Liga, All Domestic Play Suspended by Spanish Football Federation

    Bleacher Report "The Spanish football federation has announced the suspension of all of its fixtures, including La Liga matches, over a dispute with Spain's government. The planned suspension will commence on May 16, the penultimate La Liga weekend, and carry on indefinitely. The Royal Spanish Football..." May 06

  • Brendan Rodgers URGED to replace Balotelli and Lambert with Man Utd striker Hernandez

    The Express "The Mexican is unlikely to have a future at Old Trafford when he returns in the summer from his season-long loan at Real Madrid. Real boss Carlo Ancelotti has hinted at a permanent move for the 26-year-old, but Hoddle believes he would be the perfect fit at Anfield. The former Spurs and..." May 06

  • Real Madrid can buy back Alvaro Morata for £22m this summer... but Juventus only paid them £16m for the striker

    Daily Mail "Real Madrid will need to pay £22million to Juventus this summer if they are to buy back Alvaro Morata. The former youth team striker, who scored against them on Tuesday night, was sold last year for £16m but had a buy-back clause set at £22m after the first season and £26m in the second written..." May 06

  • Bayern Munich join United, City and Chelsea in race to sign Real star Bale

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich are set to add a fourth dimension to the race for Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale this summer. As reported in the Football Grapevine last week, a three-way battle between Premier League clubs Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City is set to start as soon as the Spanish season..." May 03

  • Man Utd propose Real Madrid SWAP deal for David de Gea and Gareth Bale

    The Express "MANCHESTER UNITED have told Real Madrid it will cost the Spanish giants £45million to land Old Trafford keeper David de Gea. But they have made it clear any further discussions between the two clubs will also involve United’s pursuit of Madrid’s world-record £86m signing Gareth Bale – one which..." May 03

  • Liverpool closing in on shock £22m marquee signing from Real Madrid

    The Express "Brendan Rodgers has admitted that he will be looking to make a number of marquee signings ahead of the new Premier League season, and is apparently poised to make the Russian winger his first of the summer. Cheryshev is currently on loan at Villarreal, where he has scored seven goals in 32..." May 01

  • Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid reject reports about upcoming transfer ban

    Pro Soccer Talk "On the back of reports suggesting that Spanish giants Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid were on the verge of being sanctioned by FIFA with transfer bans, both clubs have hit back and deny any wrongdoing. In two separate statements, Real and Atleti both claim they are unaware of any impending..." April 30

  • Man United heap pressure on Real Madrid over forward

    Daily Star "Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti is thought to have until Friday to agree a deal for the United outcast. The Daily Mail claim that after the deadline Madrid will lose their first option to buy the forward. Hernandez, 26, has one year left on his contract and United are keen to off-load the..." April 29

  • Real Madrid one-year transfer ban reports 'absolutely false'

    ESPN FC "Real Madrid have said reports alleging they and fellow La Liga club Atletico Madrid are set to be hit with one-year transfer bans by FIFA for irregularities in signing youth players by calling are "absolutely false." Radio show El Larguero claimed on Tuesday night that both Madrid clubs have..." April 29

  • Real Madrid confident David de Gea is set for Spain

    Daily Mail "Real Madrid are increasingly confident that Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea is prepared to leave Old Trafford and return to Spain if they decide to pursue him this summer. Sportsmail has learned that De Gea has admitted privately to friends since the turn of the year that he would not..." April 28

  • Manchester United offer David De Gea mega £200k deal to ward off Real Madrid

    Daily Star "United have offered the Real Madrid target a staggering deal worth £200,000-a-week. It would make De Gea one of the highest-paid keepers in world football alongside Bayern Munich ace Manuel Neuer. But De Gea is keeping them sweating as he mulls over his next move and decides where his future..." April 25

  • Report: Ronaldo prefers to play for MLS club in Los Angeles in 2018 "Cristiano Ronaldo's contract with Real Madrid is set to expire in 2018, and it appears as if he's leaning toward taking his talents to the United States -- preferably in Los Angeles, according to Grant Wahl of Sports Illustrated on Wednesday. It was previously reported that Ronaldo had..." April 23

  • Chelsea ‘preparing transfer move for Real Madrid’s Fabio Coentrao’

    Metro "Coentrao’s first-team opportunities have been severely limited this season, with his Champions League quarter-final appearance against Atletico Madrid one of the few big games he has been selected for. The 27-year-old is widely expected to depart the Bernabeu at the end of the season, and..." April 23

  • Arsenal ‘cleared to grab £32.9m Isco transfer with Real Madrid to sell’

    Metro "Arsenal have been cleared to sign Isco with Real Madrid ready to sell the play-maker for a bargain £32.9million. The Gunners have been keen on signing Isco for years and were reported last week to be lining up a summer deal. Madrid had previously been unwilling to sell, but Arsenal have now..." April 23

  • Javier Hernandez was the hero for Real Madrid but he will need to find a new home next season

    Daily Mail "Javier Hernandez might need to step down a level next season but he will be a great summer signing for anyone who wants tireless running and goals. He snatched at opportunities at the start of both halves but he kept going and his finish three minutes from time had the Bernabeu screaming his name..." April 23

  • Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane: I've got my eye on Eden Hazard

    Daily Star "The Real Madrid coach reckons that the Belgian ace is one of the top three players in the world. Zidane said: "There are players I keep an eye on and who I like a lot, like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, of course. "They're fantastic players, but I like Eden Hazard a lot too. I enjoy..." April 22

  • Manchester United stars fear David De Gea is determined to join Real Madrid this summer

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United stars fear team-mate David De Gea is on his way to Real Madrid this summer. Sections of the United dressing-room are convinced the Spanish goalkeeper has made up his mind to leave after four years at Old Trafford. De Gea has one season left on his contract and has so far..." April 21

  • Real Madrid's Gareth Bale facing up to three weeks on sidelines

    ESPN FC "Gareth Bale is expected to be out for up to three weeks after Real Madrid announced that the player had suffered an injury to the soleus muscle in his left leg, AS reports. Bale felt a twinge in his left calf during Saturday's 3-1 win against Malaga and had to leave the pitch four minutes after..." April 20

  • Luka Modric ruled out for six weeks for Real Madrid with knee injury

    ESPN FC "Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric is set to be out of action for up to six weeks with a knee injury, which means he is could miss the rest of the La Liga season. Modric, 29, would also face a race against time to feature in the Champions League final should Madrid reach the Berlin final on..." April 19

  • Man United's David De Gea 'says yes' to Real Madrid transfer, only agreement between clubs is lacking

    Daily Mirror "David De Gea has "said yes to Real Madrid," journalist Josep Pedrerol has claimed on Spanish television channel La Sexta. The Champions League quarter-finalists have long been linked with a move for the 24-year-old, and with his contract ticking down it has been evermore likely that De Gea..." April 18

  • Arsenal and Manchester United ready to battle it out this summer over former Real Madrid star

    talkSport "Arsenal and Manchester United are tracking Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain. The Argentina international has been linked with a move away from Serie A this summer as Napoli look set to miss out on Champions League qualification. Arsenal are long-term admirers of the 27-year-old, while..." April 18

  • Gary Neville: Keep David de Gea or swap for Real Madrid player

    Sky Sports "The Spanish goalkeeper has been one of the club’s top performers over a difficult past two seasons, but has been linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer. Neville concedes that if Manchester United - who have been linked with moves for both Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale themselves -..." April 13

  • Manchester United and Chelsea target Raphael Varane SPEAKS OUT over Real Madrid future

    The Express "Chelsea are long-term admirers of the 21-year-old centre half and Jose Mourinho is thought to be keen to strengthen his defence. Manchester United meanwhile are desperate to add a world-class defender to their ranks and have also been credited with a serious interest." April 09

  • Gareth Bale named in Real Madrid squad after injury concerns

    ESPN FC "Gareth Bale has been included in the Real Madrid squad for Wednesday's La Liga game at Rayo Vallecano, despite fears over his fitness. Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti announced at Tuesday's pregame news conference that Bale had a "small" problem with his foot, and was a doubt for the trip to..." April 08

  • Martin Odegaard ‘refuses to train at Real Madrid’, transfer has gone sour

    Metro "He was the hottest property back in January, but barely four months since arriving through the doors, Martin Odegaard’s move to Real Madrid has gone wrong. The 16-year-old was wanted by clubs all over the world, but eventually switched to Madrid for a reported £2.3million. It seemed to be..." April 08

  • Madrid ARE monitoring Raheem Sterling as we always look to sign the best young players, reveals Zinedine Zidane

    Daily Mail "Real Madrid are keeping tabs on Liverpool contract rebel Raheem Sterling. Bernabeu legend Zinedine Zidane, now managing the Spanish giants' Castilla B-Team but long tipped for the No 1 role, insists the club are looking for the world's best youngsters to add to their squad. Sterling would..." April 07

  • Orlando City want to bring Javier Hernandez to the MLS

    Daily Mail "MLS side Orlando City are the latest club to have expressed interest in Manchester United misfit Javier Hernandez. The Mexico international would be a huge commercial draw for the Florida-based franchise who are coached by former Everton and Manchester City striker Adrian Heath. Orlando..." April 06

  • Southampton join chase for Manchester United outcast Javier Hernandez ahead of summer swoop

    Daily Mirror "Southampton have joined the chase for Real Madrid misfit Javier Hernandez. The Mexico international, on loan from Manchester United, has spoken of his frustration at not playing regularly at the Bernabeu, Hernandez has also admitted to his confidence being "left in tatters" because of his lack..." April 02

  • Gareth Bale is not for sale at any price, insists Real Madrid president

    Daily Mail "Real Madrid president Florentino Perez insists the La Liga giants will not sell Welsh star Gareth Bale this summer. Premier League duo Manchester United and Chelsea are believed to be interested in luring the former Tottenham Hotspur man back to England. Bale has struggled to win over the..." April 01

  • Real Madrid lands $34 million Brazilian defender Danilo from Porto

    Pro Soccer Talk "Thriving with club and country, 23-year-old Brazilian right back Danilo is taking the next step in his career. Fresh off appearing in Brazil’s 1-0 friendly win over Chile, the Porto man has agreed to join Real Madrid this summer on a six-year deal with a transfer fee said to be close to $34..." April 01

  • Chelsea ‘readying £217,000-a-week contract offer to complete Gareth Bale transfer’

    Metro "Chelsea are reportedly preparing a £217,000-a-week contract offer to complete the transfer of Real Madrid star Gareth Bale. The Blues are rumoured to be considering paying the former Tottenham star’s release clause, but will need to come up with a substantial wage package to tempt him away from..." March 31

  • Chelsea ‘to seal Gareth Bale transfer by paying £75m Real Madrid release clause’

    Metro "The Blues have been strongly linked with Bale in the last few weeks, amid talk that he is set to quit Madrid. And now reports say Chelsea are ready to pay his £75million release clause in order to get him signed up. Bale still maintains that he’s happy in Madrid and expects to stay, but..." March 30

  • Javier Hernandez unsettled while on loan from Man United at Real Madrid

    ESPN FC "Mexico international Javier Hernandez has told Fox Sports about his frustration at Real Madrid. Hernandez, 26, is on a season-long loan at Real from Manchester United but has struggled for regular first-team football. The striker has made 13 La Liga appearances and scored three goals for..." March 30

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