Saturday Feb 22
Ronaldo loses suspension appeal
The forward had hoped to have the final game of a three-match ban wiped out but the Administrative Court of Sport has upheld the original sanctions Cristiano Ronaldo will play no part in Real Madrid's clash with Elche on Saturday after he lost his appeal to have the final game of a three-match suspension quashed.
After Athletic Bilbao were held to a 0-0 draw at Celta Vigo last weekend, coach Ernesto Valverde believes it is vital his team get back to winning ways when they host Espanyol on Sunday.
Real without Ronaldo for three matches after appeal against Bilbao send off rejected
Real Madrid begin life without suspended talisman Cristiano Ronaldo in Saturday's La Liga clash with Villarreal after the Portuguese forward had his appeal against a three-match ban rejected.
Referee who dismissed Cristiano Ronaldo in Real Madrid match at...
The Spanish League's Refereeing Technical Committee has dropped Miguel Angel Ayza Gamez for a month and he has been barred from officiating Real matches this season.