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20hJonathan Smith

Madrid target Brahim Diaz in £10m deal - sources

Real Madrid want to sign Manchester City's Brahim Diaz in January and hope to agree a deal for around £10 million, sources have told ESPN FC.

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2dDermot Corrigan

Solari, Bale could be leaving Madrid - Toshack

Former Real Madrid manager John Toshack has told ESPN FC he does not expect Santiago Solari to be in charge next season.

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3dAdriana Garcia

Ronaldo wrong to say Real not humble - Solari

Asked about Ronaldo's comments, Solari said: "Humility is a virtue of the greats. That is why and more so for its values has this club won so much."

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Barcelona back out of La Liga match in Miami

The Spanish league signed a 15-year agreement with entertainment company Relevant Sports designed to promote the sport and La Liga in North America.

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4dJonathan Johnson

De Jong summer move '95% certain' - father

Frenkie de Jong has been heavily linked with a move to PSG in recent days, but said that he will not leave Ajax during the January window.

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4dStephan Uersfeld

Real Madrid job interests every coach - Low

Joachim Low, who has worked for the German FA since 2004 and is under contract until 2022, led Germany to the 2014 World Cup.

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5dDermot Corrigan

Solari talks up Madrid's La Liga title hopes

Real Madrid coach Santi Solari said beating Huesca is the kind of game his side must win if they want to compete for La Liga.


Bale sends Madrid fourth, Barca's lead cut

After an early scare that saw David Ferreiro head wide, Madrid took the lead after eight minutes when Gareth Bale struck to take them up to fourth.

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5dSam Marsden

Ballon d'Or a 'lie' for snubbing Messi - Alba

"They've not been fair with Messi. I think he finished fifth? There are campaigns in Madrid," Alba said of his teammate's Ballon d'Or snub.

5dSam Marsden

10/10 Messi is perfection vs. Espanyol

He was only the fifth-best player in the world this year according to the Ballon d'Or voting, but no other player can produce such a performance.

Solari defends Bale's commitment to Real Madrid (0:53)
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6dDermot Corrigan

Griezmann must be a leader for Atleti - Simeone

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone urged Antoine Griezmann to keep leading by example after his captain for the day scored in the win over Alaves.