Gareth Bale’s Real Madrid exit blocked for one reason

Gareth Bale is said to be furious after Real Madrid pulled the plug on his mega-money move to China. The Wales international, 30, was on the verge of joining Jiangsu Suning in a staggering three-year deal worth more than €1.1 million a week. But the Spanish club’s president Florentino Perez delivered a shock U-turn and […]

Atletico Madrid agree fee with Tottenham for Trippier

Atletico Madrid have agreed a fee with Tottenham to sign England defender Kieran Trippier. The 28-year-old is expected to undergo a medical on Thursday ahead of a potential move to Spain. Trippier, has spent the last four years at Spurs and played in their Champions League final defeat to Liverpool in the final game of […]

Revealed: Europe’s top 10 destinations for 2019

Just in time for summer, Lonely Planet has revealed its ‘Best in Europe’ list for 2019. The travel guide’s list highlights must-see places and includes remote coastlines, vibrant cities and off-the-beaten-track regions. High Tatras in Slovakia was named Europe’s number one destination for summer 2019. It is one of the few areas in Europe where […]

Toni Kroos extends deal with Real Madrid until 2023

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Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has signed a four-year contract extension with the club. The new deal ties the Germany international to Madrid until 30 June, 2023. Kroos, 29, has made 233 appearances for Real Madrid, including 28 in La Liga and eight in the Champions League this season. The 2014 World Cup winner joined […]

Ronaldo sends Juve into Champions League quarter-final

Cristiano Ronaldo has claimed his hat-trick against Atletico Madrid was ‘the reason Juventus signed me’. The Italian giants reached the quarter finals of the Champions League following the 3-0 victory on Tuesday night. The 33-year-old scored his eighth Champions League hat-trick thanks two towering headers in either half. He then showed ice cool nerves to […]

‘Recharged’ Zidane ready for Real Madrid challenge

Zinedine Zidane has revealed he has returned to Real Madrid with ‘recharged batteries’ and ‘no regrets’. The new manager confirmed he had signed a three-year contract with the Spanish giants. The club has been reeling from last week’s Champions League exit at the hands of Ajax and is 12 points behind LaLiga leaders Barcelona. Zidane […]