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Champions League: Real Madrid v Ajax preview

Cristiano Ronaldo rides a challenge from Ajax's Toby Alderweireld in the previous meeting between tonight's side, but who will form tonight's starting line-up for both teams?
Cristiano Ronaldo rides a challenge from Ajax’s Toby Alderweireld in the previous meeting between Real Madrid and Ajax, but who will form tonight’s starting line-up for both teams?

Real Madrid head into tonight’s final Group D Champions League match against Ajax knowing that they will end the night and group stages in second place, but Ajax are in contention to grab the group’s Europa League place if they equal or better Manchester City’s result against Borussia Dortmund. Continue reading Champions League: Real Madrid v Ajax preview

Pellegrini expects maximum effort despite Malaga’s Champions League qualification

Even though Malaga have already progressed through to the knock-out stages of the Champions League, manager Manuel Pellegrino expects nothing less than maximum effort from his team as they aim to remain unbeaten.
Even though Malaga have already progressed through to the knock-out stages of the Champions League, manager Manuel Pellegrino expects nothing less than maximum effort from his team as they aim to remain unbeaten.

Malaga manager Manuel Pellegrini will not let his side take it easy in their final Champions League group game despite the club already having won Group C, and the boss expects his side to remain unbeaten by avoiding defeat to tonight’s opponents Anderlecht. Continue reading Pellegrini expects maximum effort despite Malaga’s Champions League qualification

Radamel Falcao: I want to win trophies with Madrid

Radamel has spoken out over claims he is set to leave Atletico Madrid, insisting he wants to remain at the club and try to win more trophies with them.
Radamel has spoken out over claims he is set to leave Atletico Madrid, insisting he wants to remain at the club and try to win more trophies with them.

Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao claims he is happy at the club and wants to win trophies with his current side instead of moving elsewhere. Continue reading Radamel Falcao: I want to win trophies with Madrid

Bad night for Spanish clubs in Europa League as they all fail to win

Thumbs up from Wilson Eduardo as he scored a brace and sent Atletico Madrid crashing to a 2-0 defeat
Thumbs up from Wilson Eduardo as he scored a brace and sent Atletico Madrid crashing to a 2-0 defeat

It was a night to forget for the clubs representing La Liga in the Europa League group stages, as Atletico Madrid and Athletic Bilbao both suffered defeats and Levante were held to a draw by FC Twente.  Continue reading Bad night for Spanish clubs in Europa League as they all fail to win

Spanish clubs prepare for Europa League action tonight

Spanish sides in Europa League battles tonight
Atlético Madrid and the other Spanish sides head into Europa League battles tonight

The next set of Europa League fixtures is upon us as every team aims to pick up the vital points to progress through to the knock-out stages of the competition. Here are tonight’s fixtures of the sides representing La Liga and an insight into what their encounters will offer.

Continue reading Spanish clubs prepare for Europa League action tonight