Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti insists Toni Kroos will play on Saturday despite the midfielder’s claims he is tired. The […]
Basel vs Real Madrid: Highlights, Analysis and Reaction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Real Madrid secured top spot in Group B with a win at Basel.
Real Madrid secured the top sot in their group with a 1-0 away win at Basel that was anything, but easy. We take a look at the highlights, analysis and reactions from the game.
Carlo Ancelotti made 4 changes to the side that...
‘Liverpool worse than Basel’, claims Ancelotti - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Real Madrid secured their passage to the knockout rounds of the Champions League with a 1-0 victory against FC Basel yesterday night. Cristiano Ronaldo scored the only goal of the night, as the reigning European Champions continued their outstanding form and extended their winning run to 15 games...
Inter begin Kovacic renewal talks amidst Real Madrid interest - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Croatian playmaker Mateo Kovacic has been attracting interest from several European heavyweights over the last year. The young central midfielder is regarded as one of the finest young talents around and has been linked with moves away from the San Siro next summer.
According to Corriere...
Carlo Ancelotti was pleased to see Real Madrid get the job done, despite not being at their best in a […]
“Real Madrid should win La Liga and the Champions League every year with the talent in their squad.”
“Anyone could win games with a squad full of players like that.”
Football fans have either made or heard statements like these regarding Real Madrid since the time president Florentino Perez re-opened the club’s “galacticos” policy during the early 2000′s.
Carlo Ancelotti is focused on Real Madrid beating Basel on Wednesday rather than equalling a club record in the UEFA […]
Basel vs Real Madrid: Preview, Statistics and Major Talking points - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Champions League: Basel vs Real Madrid
Real Madrid need to avoid defeat on Wednesday against Basle to guarantee a top spot in their group, and with their current red-hot form, it’s hard to imagine anything else other than a win from Ancelotti’s men.
However, Basel are no pushovers...
From Spain: Ancelotti refused Manchester United offer Twice - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Carlo Ancelotti refused Manchester United offer in the summer
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has refused Manchester United offer, twice, according to reports from Spanish newspaper Marca.
The highly successful Italian, who won Champions League with AC Milan and Real Madrid, was approached...
‘Serie A has little charm’ – Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti says the Serie A has “little charm”, calling the current state of Italian football “worrying”.
The former AC Milan and Juventus manager left Milan in 2009 for Chelsea, and has not coached in Italy since.
“How is Italian football...
Carlo Ancelotti has revealed discussions over a new contract at Real Madrid are under way. The Italian arrived at the […]
Real Madrid – 2014/15 Mid-Season Review - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After 20 matches in all competitions this season, this is a good time to evaluate Real Madrid’s players’ performances and the team as a whole. Included below are the ratings for each Real Madrid player with at least 5 matches (in all competitions) and some select statistics.
Iker Casillas – 7.5...
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti hailed Isco as a perfect replacement for stricken playmaker Luka Modric after an impressive show […]
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says he is undecided over whether Sami Khedira or Isco will replace the injured Luka […]
Carlo Ancelotti is confident he will sign a contract extension with Real Madrid, although admits he is yet to receive an offer.
The Italian coach, who led Madrid to their record 10th European title earlier this year, is under contract for a further two years.
"I have a contract until 2016," Ancelotti told Spanish radio station RNE. "I don't know if I will renew...
Real Madrid are keen to keep Arsenal reported target Sami Khedira after next season, according to club coach Carlo Ancelotti.
The Germany international has yet to sign a contract extension with the European giants with his current deal ending next summer.
Khedira, who has been limited to just six appearances in all competition for the Merengues this season, has been strongly linked...
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti insists that they will not be dipping into the transfer market to replace injured midfielder […]
The only thing preventing Real Madrid from completely running away with La Liga is the fact that Carlo Ancelotti’s side stumbled out of the starting blocks; losing to Real Sociedad and Atletico Madrid during the opening weeks of the Spanish campaign.
Since their loss in the Madrid derby on September 13th, Los Blancos have gone unbeaten (no losses or draws) and outscored their...
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti heaped praise on midfielder Toni Kroos after his superb display against Rayo Vallecano on Saturday. […]
Manchester City star Yaya Toure thrills supporters at the Etihad, and all over the Premier League with his phenomenal play, and he’s also taken on a bigger cause as a Global Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Programme. Yaya Toure has been outspoken against the ivory trade and it’s cruelties against the elephant population.
His next cause could be getting paid as...
Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed Gareth Bale will be restored to the Real Madrid starting XI this weekend against Rayo Vallecano. […]
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti feels it is far too easy to blame Mario Balotelli for Liverpool's problems this season, arguing the club's current issues are more "complex".
The Reds were one of the stories of last season's Premier League, going so close to a first title triumph since 1990 only to suffer a dramatic collapse in the closing stages of a...
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti insists Cristiano Ronaldo is fully focused on the team's requirements and not writing his name into the Champions League history books.
The Portugal international is one goal away from equaling the great Raul's tally of 71 in Europe's elite competition. If Tuesday's opponents Liverpool display any of the defensive vulnerability they...
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti insists Sami Khedira still has a role to play at the club, despite his limited […]
Speaking at his press conference ahead of his club’s match against Cornella, Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has responded to comments made by FIFA president Sepp Blatter while the head of world football’s governing body was speaking to local press on his visit to Moscow for the presentation of the logo for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Blatter stated that he believed it...