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Robben finds redemption as Bayern beats Dortmund in Champions League final
With minutes left to play and the biggest game in club football once again in his hands, Arjen Robben made sure he didn't miss this time.
Thu May 23, 2013
Real Madrid: How Antonio Adan Became Collateral Damage Under Jose Mourinho
Hmmmm. Calderon: "Mourinho didn't deal well with Casillas. He's an icon, but was dropped because he spoke to Xavi and said we must not fight." , meaning they were barracking against one of their own, Adn, born and bred in Madrid and a club product since 1997 : Rather than bemoan the penalty, or the card; rather than worry about being down to 10 ... (more)
Bayern's Robben doesn't want to be one football's nearly men
Despite having won league titles in four countries, Arjen Robben knows that Saturday's Champions League final against Borussia Dortmund may represent his last chance to prove he is not one of football's nearly men.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Cyprus Weekly
Special One to exit Real
Jose Mourinho will quit Real Madrid at the end of the season after coming to a mutual accord with the Spanish club that brings to an end a disappointing three-year stint by his high standards.
Mon May 20, 2013
Mourinho to leave Real Madrid at end of season
Jose Mourinho will leave Real Madrid after three years as coach, paving the path for his return to England and a second stint as Chelsea's manager.
Jose Mourinho won't coach Real Madrid next season
Head coach Jose Mourinho of Real Madrid reacts during the Copa del Rey Final against Club Atletico de Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on Friday in Madrid.
Fri May 17, 2013
Mourinho, Real Madrid lose to Atletico Madrid in Copa del Rey final
If this was Jose Mourinho's swansong in a major cup final with Real Madrid, it didn't go as planned.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Star Online
Ramos shines in front of media after Mourinho no-show
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos put in an assured performance in front of the cameras after coach Jose Mourinho failed to appear in Thursday's news conference ahead of the King's Cup final.
Wed May 15, 2013
Mourinho out to save face at Real
Madrid Jose Mourinho faces ending a season without a major trophy for the first time in a decade if his Real Madrid side fail to beat city rivals Atletico Madrid in the King's Cup final at the Bernabeu on Friday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Michel bewildered by Mourinho-Casillas feud
The pair's working relationship appears to have completely broken down this season, with the Blancos skipper currently playing serving as goalkeeping understudy to Diego Lopez Real Madrid legend Michel is bewildered by the current stand-off at the Santiago Bernabeu between coach Jose Mourinho and captain Iker Casillas , claiming that such a ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
VIDEO: Casillas forced to tell confused Coentrao he's been axed
Fabio Coentrao was the laughing stock of Real Madrid after taking his place on the substitutes' bench despite being dropped from the squad by Jose Mourinho.
Someone's sitting there mate: Fabio Coentrao turfed off Real...
Someone's sitting there mate: Fabio Coentrao turfed off Real Madrid bench after being told he's not in the squad Fabio Coentrao caused giggles on the Real Madrid bench when the defender took his place on the bench, despite not being picked Real Madrid defender Fabio Coentrao was left red-faced at the weekend, when he took his place on the subs ... (more)
Apart from that Sinatra-esque farewell announcement in 2001, Sir Alex Ferguson's just-confirmed departure from Manchester United has been a model of timeliness accompanied by a minimum of fuss - in rather stark contrast to the goings-on at Real Madrid, where the Jose Mourinho soap opera, now ostensibly focused on the benching of the goalkeeper and ... (more)
Sun May 12, 2013
Albiol sympathy for injured Varane
The France international's season appears to be over after he suffered a knee injury in Saturday night's 1-1 draw with Espanyol at Cornella Real Madrid defender Raul Albiol has expressed his sympathy for injured team-mate Raphael Varane even though he stands to gain from his colleague's misfortune by possibly earning a recall for the Copa del Rey ... (more)
Sat May 11, 2013
Madrid may lose La Liga in Barcelona, while Catalans could win it in the capital
Jose Mourinho's men need to beat Espanyol at Cornella on Saturday night to postpone their rivals' celebrations, but the Bluagrana can clinch the title at Atletico on Sunday Spanish Football Writer If Real Madrid fail to beat Espanyol on Saturday evening at Cornella, Barcelona will be crowned champions of La Liga.
Fri May 10, 2013
Friday, May 10, 2013
Wigan Athletic heads into tomorrow's FA Cup final against Manchester City at Wembley on the back of a calamitous 3-2 loss at home to Capital One Cup winner Swansea City, a result that has left the Latics' Premier League future hanging by a thread with just two games to play.
Sir Alex Ferguson: Football's last Boss
He began throwing things around the changing room. A jockstrap landed on a player's head and sat there like a pigeon because the player did not dare move.
Jose hits back at Pepe in Iker row
Mourinho had said last Friday that his principal regret during his three-year stay in Madrid was not signing his current first-choice goalkeeper Diego Lopez at the end of his first season.
Thu May 09, 2013
Cristiano Ronaldo: Will He Still Return to United Now That Ferguson Has Retired?
Cristiano Ronaldo wasted little time in congratulating Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson after Wednesday's announcement that the 71-year-old would be retiring at the end of the season.
Why Is Jose Doing His Fighting In Public?
There was a time when all Jose Mourinho's players would run through a brick wall for him but at Real it's all public spats and overt criticism.