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2019/20 Real Madrid La Liga preview
19:01 Thursday 15th August 2019

They say enjoy your success while it lasts. Real Madrid surely did that winning three Champions Leagues on the bounce. Unfortunately for Los Blancos, as they say, it doesn't last. The Spanish giants are now on the opposite end of the…

Champions League
Champions League implements VAR; Should mic'd up officials be next?
17:00 Saturday 16th February 2019

The Champions League returned last week for the Round of 16. Unfortunately, so did the controversy. On Tuesday, Manchester United welcomed Paris Saint-Germain to Old Trafford. The 2-0 defeat was Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first in his dozen…

Champions League
Which players choked on the Bernabeu stage in the Champions League semi-final second leg?
09:00 Wednesday 2nd May 2018

It doesn’t get more blockbuster than Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich for a place in the Champions League final. Many would have picked two of the most successful teams in modern history as their dream final. After an enthralling first leg ended…

Champions League
Did Michael Oliver exhibit courage or buckle under pressure at the Santiago Bernabeu?
17:00 Saturday 14th April 2018

The Champions League return leg match between Juventus and Real Madrid had gone beyond expectation. The Italian giants had followed the example set by fellow Serie A side, Roma.  Against all odds, Roma knocked Barcelona from the competition…

Champions League
Thank you Roma and Juventus for reviving the Champions League
08:30 Friday 13th April 2018

For a moment it looked like Juventus were going to go one better than Serie A rivals Roma had the evening before. With just a minute left, the Old Lady was level on the aggregate scoreboard with Real Madrid, having hauled back a 3-0 defeat…

Champions League
Real Madrid vs Juventus: Five standout performers from the Champions League second leg
08:30 Thursday 12th April 2018

The Champions League quarter-final round, so dramatic and thrilling, finally comes to end. Ninety minutes of high octane, beautiful football between two iconic clubs, pitting the greatest goalkeeper and finisher of this generation against…

Premier League
One simple reason Gareth Bale returning to England makes no sense
18:48 Thursday 1st June 2017

Open your local paper's back pages while commuting into work this morning. If you're paperless, click on your favourite football website. Either way, you're bound to see a rumour claiming Gareth Bale is leaving Real Madrid to return to the…