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By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 18th, 2013
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Cristiano Ronaldo was today awarded the Alfredo Di Stefano trophy for the best player in last season’s Liga but refused to confirm if he is to remain with Real Madrid. The Portugal international was Real’s key player when they beat rivals Barcelona to their first league title since 2008 a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 17th, 2013
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Real Madrid 5 (Higuain 14′, 57′, Ronaldo 51′, Modric 54′, Benzema 90′) Real Mallorca 2 (Nsue 14′, Alfaro 21′) Mesut Ozil once again proved his value to Real Madrid as he rose from the bench to inspire a comeback victory over Mallorca at the Bernabeu on Saturd...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 9th, 2013
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Real Madrid have stepped up their interest in Gareth Bale by telling Tottenham they are willing to offer ex-Spurs star Luka Modric and £30million for the Welshman. The La Liga champions are keen to land the Tottenham man in the summer, and hope that offering Modric as a makeweight plus a hefty sum wi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 9th, 2013
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After months of speculation Jose Mourinho will leave Madrid at the end of the season following a turbulent campaign, reports are now claiming the Portuguese may stay beyond this summer. In the wake of Los Blancos’ wonderful week of victories against Barcelona and Manchester United, influential sports...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 6th, 2013
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Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson reacts angrily to Nani’s red card Jose Mourinho admitted Real Madrid did not deserve to progress to the quarter-finals of the Champions League after a controversial 2-1 win (agg 3-2) over 10-man Manchester United. The Spanish giants looked on course to ex...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 5th, 2013
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A Nani red card turned Manchester United’s tense clash with Real Madrid on its head as Cristiano Ronaldo returned to knock his old side out of the Champions League on Wednesday morning. Trailing 1-0 at the break thanks to a Sergio Ramos own goal, Real Madrid scored two goals in four minutes to ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 5th, 2013
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Manchester – Manchester United must not obsess themselves with trying to stop Cristiano Ronaldo when he returns to Old Trafford with Real Madrid on Tuesday, manager Alex Ferguson has warned. Ronaldo spent six seasons with United after signing from Sporting Lisbon, scoring 117 goals in 290 games...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 3rd, 2013
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When you’re on top of the world, like FC Barcelona was for more than four years, you make lots of friends, lots of fans, but you make even more enemies. So, when you’re down, like FC Barcelona is now, after the second loss to Real Madrid in five days and the third in its last […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 3rd, 2013
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Real Madrid players celebrate after Sergio Ramos scored the team’s second goal to put them in the lead during their Spanish first division “classico” match against Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, March 2, 2013 (Photo: Reuters) Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 3rd, 2013
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Real Madrid players, manager and support staff must be sporting an ear-to-ear grin after completing the demolition job of Barcelona in a comprehensive manner, that too, twice in successive weeks. Morata celebrates after providing an excellent assist for Benzema’s goal What Saturday’s game showed was ...