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Real Madrid Star Offered £91 Million Extension To Fend Off Manchester United Interest

Manchester United’s pursuit of Paul Pogba grabbed most of the transfer headlines during the summer, resulting in the Old Trafford club’s interest in Real Madrid star Gareth Bale, to glide along almost unnoticed. Now, with the world record signing of Pogba long since concluded, news of the club’s interest in Bale has resurfaced with a bang. Unfortunately for fans however, …

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Manchester Clubs Set To Face Off For Real Madrid Superstar’s Signature [Report]

January transfer window chatter has already started, with the latest whispers indicating a potential battle between Manchester United and Manchester City for the signature of Real Madrid’s Toni Kroos. According to the Manchester Evening News, both Manchester-based managers, José Mourinho and Pep Guardiola, are keen on luring the Germany international away from the Bernabeu during the January transfer window. The 26-year-old …

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Watch: Julio ‘The Beast’ Baptista Shows He Still Has It With Quality Free-Kick

Julio Baptista was one of the brightest young talents in Europe during the mid-2000s with a tremendous spell at Sevilla under Joaquín Caparrós. Baptista scored 47 goals in 79 games for Sevilla between 2003 and 2005 before securing a move to Spanish heavyweights Real Madrid in the summer of 2005. Baptista’s time at Madrid never really lived up to the lofty expectations …

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‘Enraged’ Gareth Bale Linked With A Switch To Manchester United Once Again

It’s the chatter that, seemingly, won’t go away. From being on the verge of signing a new super-sized deal at Real Madrid just after Euro 2016 earlier in the summer, reports in Spain on Saturday have once again linked Wales international Gareth Bale with a return to the Premier League, specifically a move to Manchester United. Under the headline of trouble in the …

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Samuel Eto’o Weighs In On War Of Words Between Xavi And Ronaldo

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - JANUARY 11: Samuel Eto'o walks on stage during the FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala 2015 at the Kongresshaus on January 11, 2016 in Zurich, Switzerland. (Photo by Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images)

Former Barcelona striker Samuel Eto’o has weighed in on the war of words between Real Madrid superstar and four-time Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona legend Xavi. The two footballing giants have gone toe-to-toe over the last week after Xavi told Cadena SER (via Marca) that while “Ronaldo is a player of his time, the problem is that there is another who …

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Opinion: Ronaldo’s Response To Xavi’s Praise Of Messi Was Petty And Unnecessary

Speaking recently on Spanish radio, former Barcelona playmaker Xavi showed that his loyalty has not diminished one iota despite being allowed to leave the club by unequivocally answering the age-old question of Messi or Ronaldo by saying, “Only a fool could have played football and not recognise Cristiano is an elite footballer. But he just has had bad luck to be around at the …

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La Liga Giants Slapped With Double Transfer Window Bans

Spanish giants Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid have lost their appeal against a ban on signing new players for the next two transfer windows. Both Madrid sides have been slapped with the ban as a result of an ongoing investigation into breaches of FIFA rules that govern the transfer of foreign players under the age of 18. Following an initial ruling back …

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Gareth Bale Ends Manchester United Speculation And Signs Massive New Contract At Real

Gareth Bale has finally ended speculation about his future at Champions League winners Real Madrid by committing himself to the club and signing a new five-year contract. The news was confirmed late on Tuesday evening. The 27-year-old originally signed a six-year deal when he left Tottenham in 2013 for the Bernabeu. His new contract will now keep him at the club until the …

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Liverpool Make Loan Bid For Real Madrid Wonderkid [Report]

MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 21: Martin Odegaard of Real Madrid Castilla looks on before the Segunda Division B match between Real Madrid Castilla v Barakaldo CF at estadio Alfredo Di Stefano on February 21, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

It seems Liverpool are looking to add youth to their side ahead of the new season and have approached Real Madrid for a possible loan move for 17-year-old wonderkid Martin Odegaard. According to Marca, Odegaard is looking for a bigger challenge than he’s currently getting at Real Madrid Castilla, the reserve side for the Spanish giants currently playing in the Segunda División B. Liverpool …

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