Luck of the Irish runs out as Madrid sneak unconvincing victory

July 21st, 2009 by leewilson

On a warm sunny evening in Dublin, all eyes were on the world’s most expensive player as Cristiano Ronaldo made his much anticipated debut in the famous white of Real Madrid. However, the specially expanded Tallaght Stadium saw a rather underwhelming performance from the Portuguese winger before he was substituted along with eight other players [...]

What links the following three players? Benzema, Ibrahimovic and Adam Johnson

June 29th, 2009 by Luke Brown

Answer: they’ve all been, somewhat bizarrely in Adam Johnson’s case, linked with Real Madrid in the last few hours. You might even still be wondering who on earth Adam Johnson is. Well, he’s Middlesbrough’s 21 year old left winger, capped by the England U21’s 16 times. Former Madrid boss Juande Ramos declared his interest in [...]

Ronaldo and Raul Albiol complete moves to Madrid whilst Saviola waves goodbye

June 28th, 2009 by Luke Brown

Cristiano Ronaldo has agreed to join Real Madrid and will be officially unveiled as a Real player on the 1st July, bringing an end to one of the most spectacular, and controversial, transfer sagas of all time.

Ronaldo hasn’t exactly been lying low during the transfer saga; earlier in the week he was seen partying with [...]

Real Madrid: Transfer News

June 20th, 2009 by Luke Brown

Real Madrid have long had a glorious (some might say notorious) record in the transfer market, and their participation in this year’s window looks set to be their must illustrious ever. In this article I will look at the players who could be joining the world’s most famous club, as well as taking a look [...]