Barcelona beat 10-man Real Betis to retake summit in La Liga title race

Barcelona took full advantage of their extra man against Real Betis to win 2-0 at Estadio Benito Villamarín and reclaim top spot in La Liga from Atlético Madrid, thanks to their vastly superior goal difference. Related: Antoine Griezmann fires Atlético Madrid to timely defeat of Rayo Vallecano … Source: The Guardian – La Liga     
April 30, 2016 0

Barcelona beat 10-man Real Betis to retake summit in La Liga title race

Barcelona took full advantage of their extra man against Real Betis to win 2-0 at Estadio Benito Villamarín and reclaim top spot in La Liga from Atlético Madrid, thanks to their vastly superior goal difference. Real Madrid had earlier been keeping the summit warm, following a 1-0 win at Real Sociedad, before Atlético overtook them […]
April 30, 2016 0

Antoine Griezmann fires Atlético Madrid to timely defeat of Rayo Vallecano

Antoine Griezmann scored just moments after coming off the substitutes bench at the Vicente Calderón to hand Atlético Madrid a vital 1-0 victory over Rayo Vallecano. Atlético moved briefly to the top of La Liga on 85 points, one more than Real Madrid, who had earlier beaten Real Sociedad 1-0 thanks to Gareth Bale’s 19th […]
April 30, 2016 0

Antoine Griezmann fires Atlético Madrid to timely defeat of Rayo Vallecano

Antoine Griezmann scored just moments after coming off the substitutes bench at the Vicente Calderón to hand Atlético Madrid a vital 1-0 victory over Rayo Vallecano. Atlético moved briefly to the top of La Liga on 85 points, one more than Real Madrid, who had earlier beaten Real Sociedad 1-0 thanks to Gareth Bale’s 19th […]
April 30, 2016 0

Real Madrid leave it late before Gareth Bale goal sees off Real Sociedad

Gareth Bale made up for the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema, scoring late in Real Madrid’s 1-0 win at Real Sociedad on Saturday to keep alive his team’s hopes of winning La Liga. Related: Barcelona beat 10-man Real Betis to retake summit in La Liga title race Related: Antoine Griezmann fires Atlético Madrid […]
April 30, 2016 0

Real Madrid leave it late before Gareth Bale goal sees off Real Sociedad

Gareth Bale made up for the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema, scoring late in Real Madrid’s 1-0 win at Real Sociedad on Saturday to keep alive his team’s hopes of winning La Liga. Bale scored with a firm header after a well-placed cross by Lucas Vázquez in the 80th minute, which gave Madrid […]
April 30, 2016 0

Manuel Pellegrini urges Manchester City to focus as Real test awaits

• Pellegrini’s team face Southampton on Sunday as they chase top four finish• City then play Real Madrid in Champions League semi-final on Wednesday Manuel Pellegrini needs to keep Manchester City’s focus on their quest for points as they make the tricky trip to Southampton on Sunday. The Premier League match at St Mary’s comes […]
April 30, 2016 0

Manuel Pellegrini rails at league schedule before Real Madrid game

• Manchester City had requested Southampton match be brought forward• Manager says extra day’s rest for Real will give them advantage in semi-final Manuel Pellegrini finds it “unbelievable” the Premier League refused to move forward Manchester City’s late kick-off at Southampton on Sunday, before their Champions League semi-final second leg against Real Madrid. City play […]
April 29, 2016 0

Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema an injury doubt for Manchester City tie

• Club say striker’s hamstring injury ‘will continue to be assessed’ • Zinedine Zidane also waiting for news on Cristiano Ronaldo’s thigh injury Real Madrid have confirmed Karim Benzema has suffered a right hamstring injury but have given no estimation on how long the France striker might be sidelined for. Madrid said in a statement […]
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