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By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 12th, 2013
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PA Sport Former Manchester United goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel has told Jose Mourinho to forget about succeeding Sir Alex Ferguson. The former Chelsea boss, whose Real Madrid side take on United in the Champions League tomorrow, is widely expected to return to England next season. But Schmeichel belie...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 11th, 2013
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Jose Mourinho is confident his friendship with Sir Alex Ferguson will continue no matter what the outcome of this week’s Champions League showdown between Manchester United and Real Madrid. Mourinho met with Ferguson ahead of United’s 2-0 win over Everton at Old Trafford yesterday, an ind...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 5th, 2013
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Jose Mourinho hit out at La Liga’s scheduling after watching his Real Madrid side fall to their fifth league defeat of the season at Granada over the weekend. The reigning champions were beaten by an own goal from Cristiano Ronaldo – a misplaced defensive header from a corner in the 22nd minute...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2012
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Jose Mourinho’s desire is not necessarily for Real Madrid to reverse their 3-2 aggregate deficit to Barcelona in the Supercopa de Espana, but to establish if his side have overcome their shock 2-1 defeat to Getafe. While a 1-1 draw with Valencia on the opening weekend of the season and defeat to Barc...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2012
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Madrid: An angry Jose Mourinho gave his Real Madrid players a rare public tongue lashing after they squandered the lead and slumped to a 2-1 defeat at city neighbours Getafe in La Liga on Sunday. The shock reverse ended the Spanish champions’ unbeaten run of 24 league matches, their longest in ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 23rd, 2012
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Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho believes his team have played the best football in the world this year – and says they will only get better. The Spanish champions announced yesterday they had agreed a contract extension that will tie Mourinho, who signed an initial four-year deal when he joined...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 4th, 2012
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Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid enjoyed one of their most comfortable passages into the Champions League semi-finals with a 5-2 victory over Apoel Nicosia on Wednesday, progressing 8-2 on aggregate. Ronaldo and Kaka, two of the world’s most expensive players, scored before the bre...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 4th, 2012
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Real Madrid 5 v 2 Apoel Nicosia The final whistle is blown. (Aggregate: Real Madrid 8-2 APOEL). Madrid go ahead to face FC Bayern München on 17 April in Germany in the semi-final first leg after two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and a consummate display from Kaká guided them to a 5-2 win against a [&h...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2012
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TEAM NEWS Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso is back from suspension, but may well be rested. Ricardo Carvalho and Lassana Diarra are both out injured, while Sami Khedira missed out at the weekend suffering with a virus. APOEL’s entire 23-man squad has travelled to the Spanish capital However, forwar...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 27th, 2012
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After 35 minutes of the quarter finals match between Apoel Nocosia and Real Madrid it was 0-0… no thanks the Madrid’s Benzema. From two yards he blasted the ball over the bar when it was easier to score into the open net. Cristiano Ronaldo had done some great lead up work beating four and playing [&h...