Tottenham Hotspur
6:45 PM UTC Oct 25, 2016
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6:45 PM UTC Oct 25, 2016
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AC Milan
6:45 PM UTC Oct 25, 2016
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Borussia Monchengladbach
VfB Stuttgart
6:45 PM UTC Oct 25, 2016
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Sparta Rotterdam
PSV Eindhoven
6:45 PM UTC Oct 25, 2016
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2:00 AM UTC Oct 26, 2016
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Cerro Porteño
Independiente Medellín
12:00 AM UTC Oct 26, 2016
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Tight at the top of La Liga with Real, Barca, Atletico, Sevilla all contenders

Real Madird coach Zinedine Zidane reflects on his team's attitude against a tough Bilbao side, and on taking their chances.

Five things we learned after another extra dramatic round of La Liga action -- with four different competition leaders on Sunday, and Real Madrid finishing the weekend top.

1. Accidental leaders

Real Madrid kicked off last of La Liga's games Sunday -- knowing that three points at home to Athletic Bilbao would see Zinedine Zidane's team jump from fifth to first place in the standings.

Karim Benzema capitalised on a slip by Athletic's third-choice left-back Enric Saborit to open the scoring early....

One of Cristiano Ronaldo's worst performances in a Real Madrid shirt

ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno assesses how Cristiano Ronaldo can turn around his slowest ever La Liga start.
Alvaro Morata came to the rescue for Real Madrid with a late score to give them all three points over Athletic Bilbao.
Alvaro Morata came to the rescue for Real Madrid with a late score to give them all three points over Athletic Bilbao.
Real Madrid earned all three points against Athletic Bilbao thanks to Alvaro Morata's late game-winning goal.
The guys answer your tweets regarding Man United's Europa League commitment, CR7's terrible game, and Silva or Coutinho?

Real Madrid kept the top spot in La Liga with a hard-fought 2-1 win over Athletic Bilbao at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday.

Zinedine Zidane's team created plenty of chances, but a handful of serious defensive lapses almost cost them the match. Substitute Alvaro Morata scored the winner seven minutes before the final whistle.


Real Madrid's ball movement was outstanding for long spells of the match. With inspired performances by Toni Kroos, Isco Alarcon and Mateo Kovacic, the ball travelled...

Gareth Bale slow playing Real Madrid talks; Manchester clubs eye Fabinho

Real Madrid's attack is impressing ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno, despite Cristiano Ronaldo's struggles early in the season.

The transfer window might be shut, but don't think the wheeling and dealing won't continue! Check out all the latest deals here.

TOP STORY: Bale willing to wait for new deal

Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale is in no rush to pen a new contract at the Santiago Bernabeu, with the Mirror reporting that the Welsh wizard is prepared to wait for the best possible deal.

The 27-year-old has completely adapted to life in Spain but will hold off signing just yet, given his key bargaining chip with Madrid...

 By Rob Train

Real Madrid ready to test their sparking form vs. Athletic Bilbao

Real Madrid's attack is impressing ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno, despite Cristiano Ronaldo's struggles early in the season.
After signing a new contract with Real Madrid, Luka Modric says it's time he finally wins La Liga with the club.

Real Madrid host Athletic Bilbao in the Bernabeu on Sunday in a match that will truly test the mettle of Zinedine Zidane's Plan B in the absence of injured key players Sergio Ramos, Casemiro and Luka Modric.

Victory at Real Betis set Zidane's side back on track in La Liga after three consecutive draws, but Gus Poyet's Betis side were more than accommodating hosts, and the Uruguayan still hasn't come to grips with his side's obvious defensive frailty, calling into question his choice to mirror...

 By Sid Lowe

Valencia vs. Barca, Sevilla vs. Atletico, Real vs. Bilbao: La Liga's big weekend

La Liga features several top six match-ups this weekend. Find out who comes out on top in our La Liga predictor.

Between them, they have won the last 16 league titles and 80 of the 85 in Spanish football history. They account for the last 10 Copa del Rey winners and 18 of the last 20 finalists, only Getafe getting in there with them eight long years ago. They have won the last three Champions Leagues and the last three Europa League too. In fact, they account for five of the last six Champions League finalists as well five of the last seven and eight of the last thirteen UEFA Cup/Europa League winners. Five...

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Trending: Man United humiliated by Jose Mourinho's former club Chelsea

Chelsea spoiled Jose Mourinho's return to Stamford Bridge with a dominant 4-0 win over Manchester United.
Antonio Conte's gestures to Chelsea fans late in their win over Man United receive a mixed reaction from the ESPN FC crew.
Jose Mourinho insists he wasn't affected by the Chelsea supporters' energy in his return to Stamford Bridge.
Jose Mourinho said the game against Chelsea could have been different if his side didn't commit an early defensive mistake.

Here are the latest stories for Monday.

MAN UNITED: Jose Mourinho said his Manchester United players made "incredible defensive mistakes" in their 4-0 loss at Stamford Bridge, while he fears defender Eric Bailly has suffered serious knee ligament damage.

- Mourinho declined to tell his postmatch news conference what he had said in an exchange of words with opposite number Antonio Conte at the final whistle of United's thrashing on Sunday.

Former United captain...