Thursday, April 07, 2011

Four Real Madrid-Barcelona derbies in 20 days?

Barcelona defeated Shakhtar 1-5 and it's very likely that the two most traditional rivals in Spain will meet in the Champions League semifinals.

If we add the Copa del Rey Final and another League match schedule for those weeks, we could be at the scenario of four Real Madrid vs. Barcelona games in less than 20 days.

In that case, we will see Cristiano Ronaldo against Lionel Messi face to face, once again. Football fans in the world couldn't be happier.

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Champions League 2011: Superb Madrid demolished Tottenham 4-0

Real Madrid acomplished an astonishing win over Tottenham Hotspurs. Adebayor scored a double, while Cristian Ronaldo and Di Maria helped with one goal each, to complete a 4-0 final result.

Mourinho's team proved to be a big candidate to reach the final. In fact, with this score Madrid is almost qualified for the semis - it would take a miracle for the Spurs to overcome this result.

The second game will take place on April 13, at the White Hart Lane Stadium in London.

Monday, April 04, 2011

Van der Vaart: I don't need to prove anything in this match

Talented midfielder Rafael Van der Vaart left Real Madrid eight months ago, but destiny wanted him to be back at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, this time as a rival.

The Dutch player said that he does not need to prove anything to the coach or the fans of Real Madrid. He said he misses to be part of Mourinho's team, but he alse made clear that he is really happy in London.

Rafael is more focused in the fact that this is a one-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the Spurs to make history in the Champions League.

Champions League: Real Madrid to face Tottenham without Benzema

Portuguese coach Jose Mourinho finished the last training session with a clear idea of which players will be fit for the important match against the surprising Tottenham Hotspurs.

As we know, this crucial Champions League game will take place tomorrow at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. The London team arrived with the unique opportunity of making history in this tournament.

Mourinho confirmed that Karim Benzema is out of the game due to an injury. But there is a big chance that Ronaldo, Di Maria and Marcelo will play in this match. It depends on how their injuries evolve in the next hours.