Barcelona have as many as eight players in the 40-man shortlist released by UEFA European football’s governing body, UEFA has revealed its 40-man shortlist for the 2015 Team of the Year. The preliminary list which constitutes of 4 goalkeepers and 12 players each from defense, midfield and attack was made public on UEFA’s official website. The list constituted most of the usual suspects as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronal
Ancelotti led Real Madrid to the Champions League title in 2014 Carlo Ancelotti has admitted that he is open to a return to Spain to manage Real Madrid as the pressure on current manager Rafael Benitez intensifies at the Bernabeu. The former Madrid manager was speaking to RAI Radio in Italy. Benitez oversaw a humiliating El Clasico defeat on Saturday as Los Blancos were hammered 4-0 at home by arch rivals Barcelona.
Cristiano Ronaldo had reportedly claimed last week that Real Madrid would win nothing with Rafa Benitez this season Spanish football expert Guillem Balague believes Cristiano Ronaldo and Rafa Benitez will both leave Real Madrid in the summer of 2016, as per the reports on Sky Sports. Balague has claimed that the Spanish coach is likely to be sacked during the summer and Los Blancos are finally ready to cash in on the three-time Ballon d'
Perez (R) keen to reassert his authority at Santiago Bernabeu and it could result in the sale of Ronaldo (L) Real Madrid Florentino Perez is reportedly ready to reassert his authority at the Santiago Bernabeu once again and it is likely to result in the sale of star man Cristiano Ronaldo next summer, according to AS. Many had called for his head during the Clasico humiliation by Barcelona on Saturday night, but Perez has hatched a plan to w
Ferenc Puskas âÂÂ Hungary and Real Madrid legend of the 50s & 60s The best players are the ones who outshine not only their teammates but make a mark on world football itself. Youngsters try to pick up some their traits and each and every move they make is watched by millions across the globe. Unfortunately, in the mid 20th century, technology wasn’t this advanced. But then again, the best always make their mark
Jesus Navas (L) and David Silva (R) have been teammates at Manchester City since 2013 Manchester City winger has hailed his teammate David Silva, suggesting that the playmaker along with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been the three best players in the world over the past year, as per the reports on Goal. Ronaldo and Messi have been the top two players over the past eight years, with the duo sharing the last seven Ballon d’Or
Di Maria’s Facebook post has taken social media by storm PSG winger Angel Di Maria released a massive hint about Cristiano Ronaldo’s potential transfer next season. The Facebook post has raised several eyebrows within social media, highlighting previous media reports about his exit. A verified page by the name of Angel Di Maria posted a picture, which was captioned "Soon my friend. Cristiano Ronaldo.” Deleting t
Ronaldo reacts after losing the El Clasico to Barcelona Rumours about Cristiano Ronaldo making a move from Real Madrid in the near future might have been put to bed by his agent Jorge Mendes, when he confirmed to a journalist that Ronaldo would finish his career at Real Madrid, as per a report on Daily Mirror. Manchester United fans were given a glimmer of hope of seeing their record-breaking forward return to Old Trafford in the
Reportedly Benitez’s time is still not up at Real Madrid Football clubs around the world are keeping a close tab on their respective transfer targets as we fast-approach the opening of January transfer window. The clubs are steadily getting aware of the players who could add more quality to the existing squad. With the gradual progression of the 2015/16 campaign, the rumours are also coming thick and fast. Some ridiculously unbe
Any strategy is crucial in FIFA 16. Having proper-footed players in the right positions will definitely give you an advantage. Right-footed players in left positions can cut inside into the box with their stronger foot. Linking this player with an overlapping fullback will certainly put a lot of pressure on your opponent. It can be a real advantage in case you catch your opponent’Âs defense napping. Making the right choice in choosing p
Messi, Iniesta and Ronaldo feature in the UEFA All-time XI UEFA has named an All time XI consisting of players who have featured in the UEFA Team of the Year maximum number of times since its induction in 2001. The shortlist for Team of the Year 2015 is set to be disclosed on Tuesday. The Ultimate Team of the Year as UEFA has termed it, features 18 greatest players who have graced the tournament. Greats like Carles Puyol, Philipp Lah
Gareth Bale has not ruled out a possible return to the Premier League Real Madrid and Wales star Gareth Bale has not ruled out a return to the English Premier League (EPL), but he has affirmed that he is currently happy playing the 10-time European champions. Bale was speaking to the Daily Mirror about his ambitions and a possible return to the EPL. Bale's return to the EPL has always been a speculated topic, with Manchester U
On his return for Man United, Memphis scored a well-taken goal against Watford Memphis Depay put on an encouraging display against Watford on Saturday. Playing as a striker, his movement was good, occupying the spaces very efficiently. And his movement and finishing for the goal were exquisite. But the real question is, can he continue performing at this level consistently for the upcoming matches? World Cup 2014 and the breakthrough
Louis Van Gaal would love to work with Cristiano Ronaldo One thing that any Manchester United fan would love to see, besides an even larger trophy cabinet, is the club’s prodigal son, Cristiano Ronaldo, back in the famous red shirt. And manager Louis Van Gaal would be more than happy to welcome Ronaldo to his old stomping ground, according to the BBC. The 30-year-old scored a mammoth 118 goals in 292 appearances for Manche