Real Madrid Strongest Possible Lineup v Sporting Gijón: Benzema for Bale

The good football we saw from Real Madrid at the Vicente Calderón didn’t translate to the UEFA Champions League. However, now qualified for the next round, La Liga returns to test the new status quo without Gareth Bale. Sporting Gijón visits the Santiago Bernabéu sitting in the relegation zone. El Clásico is already close, so
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8 days ago

Gareth Bale will undergo ankle surgery, be out for months

A day after confirming that Gareth Bale had injured his ankle, Real Madrid announced that the Welshman will undergo surgery to repair the ankle tendons he had hurt. Now, Bale is facing months on the sidelines.Real Madrid did not release a timetable for Bale's return, however various reports have pegged his return at anywhere from two to four months. Players who undergo ankle operations...
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8 days ago

Gareth Bale's status for El Clasico vs. Barcelona in doubt due to ankle injury

Real Madrid received another costly blow on Wednesday, as the club said tests revealed star winger Gareth Bale suffered "traumatic dislocation" of tendons in his right ankle. No timetable for his injury has been laid out, but it dislocated tendons don't sound like a run-of-the-mill knock.Similar injuries usually take at least three weeks of recovery time, per the Associated Press...
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9 days ago

Bale stars as Real Madrid cruise past Leganes

A first-half brace from Welsh winger Gareth Bale saw Real Madrid record a comfortable win against a Leganes side currently struggling in 17th place. Still reeling from a shocking midweek Champions League draw against Legia Warsaw, Zidane had to ensure that his players didn’t display a similar level of complacency in the league as well – with arch-rivals Barcelona breathing down...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Cristiano Ronaldo is still Real Madrid's lead man

Often feverishly backed as one of the best players in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo is now being questioned as to whether or not he is even the best player on his team. The emergence of winger Gareth Bale after his world record transfer (since broken by Paul Pogba of Manchester United) does not threaten Rondaldo's spot in the starting 11, but it does put one of soccer's greatest...
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October 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Wales stuns Belgium 3-1 to reach Euro 2016 semifinal

In a tournament that has served up its share of drama and intrigue, Wales provided another dose of both on Friday. The Welsh ran past a favored Belgian side, 3-1, to reach the semifinal of the European Championship in its first appearance in the tournament. “Don’t be afraid to have dreams,” Wales manager Chris Coleman said. “Because four years ago, I was as far away from...
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July 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Bale braced for Wales' biggest game in half a century

Gareth Bale has branded Wales' Euro 2016 quarter-final clash with Belgium as the country's biggest game in more than 50 years.Chris Coleman's side, the only one of the home nations left in France in their first major tournament since 1958, take on highly-fancied Belgium for a place in the last four.Bale, who has scored three goals in their four games so far, said the game was Wales...
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June 29, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gareth Bale scores long-range free kick against England

A largely uneventful first half in Lens was punctuated by a moment of magic from Welsh superstar Gareth Bale, as he hit a free-kick from distance that beat Joe Hart. Neither Wales nor England generated much during the first half, though England did enjoy the majority of possession. England couldn’t do much with the ball, and apart from a Raheem Sterling miss, the English had...
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June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gareth Bale scores the first ever goal in Euros for Wales

Wales hasn’t had much success at the national level in international soccer. In fact, Euro 2016 is the first ever European Championship that the country is taking part in, and they’ve only been to one World Cup, way back in 1958. During Saturday afternoon’s match with Slovakia, Gareth Bale (of course) scored the first-ever goal for Wales in Euro and the country’s first goal...
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June 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Real Madrid advances to Champions League final thanks to own goal vs. Manchester City

The Champions League final will be an all-Madrid affair thanks to Real Madrid’s 1-0 victory Wednesday. Real Madrid beat Manchester City 1-0 in the second leg of the teams’ semifinal matchup thanks to an incredible strike by Gareth Bale in the 20th minute. Bale's 5th goal in his last 5 games (all comps) gives Real Madrid the lead against Man City. @HeinekenSoccer #UCLhttps...
May 04, 2016  |  Discuss

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