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Vault: We're not fearful of Real

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Eibar defender Eneko Vault has promised a tough welcome for the Galacticos of Real Madrid when the European champions visit the Basque minnows for the first time in the Primera Division.

Carlo Ancelotti's side travel to Ipurua on Saturday for what, on paper, seems a true David-versus-Goliath contest.

Real, who have won 10 European titles, are up against a side who, after back-to-back promotions, are playing in the top flight for the first time.

They boast formidable form, having risen to the top of...

about an hour ago

Carlo Ancelotti plays down Xabi Alonso remarks about Cristiano Ronaldo

ESPN FC's Sid Lowe explains why Cristiano Ronaldo is the leading candidate to win the Ballon d'Or.

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti believes Xabi Alonso must be the only person in world football who thinks Manuel Neuer could beat Cristiano Ronaldo to the Ballon d'Or.

Alonso, who joined Bayern from Real Madrid in the summer, launched a mini-scandal in the Spanish media this week, when he said Neuer would "certainly" be a "justified" winner of the award, while adding that he was "the best goalkeeper I have ever played with, by far."

Backing somebody else for the prize was reportedly seen as treachery...

6 hours ago

Cristiano Ronaldo should win 2014 Ballon d'Or, says Brazil great Ronaldo

ESPN FC's Sid Lowe explains why Cristiano Ronaldo is the leading candidate to win the Ballon d'Or.

Former Brazil international Ronaldo says that Cristiano Ronaldo is having a more memorable 2014 than Lionel Messi, and has backed the Real Madrid superstar to win this year's Ballon d'Or award.

Other players including Germany's World Cup winners Manuel Neuer and Thomas Muller, as well as the Netherlands' Arjen Robben, have also been mentioned as deserving winners of the prize, but Cristiano is the odds-on favourite with Messi a clear second in the running.

Former Madrid, Barcelona and Inter Milan...

8 hours ago

Bayern Munich: Nothing in transfer links to Real Madrid's Sami Khedira

ESPN FC's Alexis Nunes breaks down what Luka Modric's injury will do to the Real Madrid midfield.

Bayern Munich have been quick to deny a Spanish media report claiming that Real Madrid's Sami Khedira is set to join the Bundesliga champions in the summer of 2015.

On Thursday, Spanish radio station Cedena SER reported that Khedira, 27 -- who has yet to renew his contract at Real Madrid beyond 2015 -- has reached an agreement with Bayern and is set to join the Bundesliga side on a free transfer next summer.

However, Bayern media director Markus Horwick is quoted by kicker as saying: "There is nothing...

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14 hours ago

Is Ronaldo a shoo-in for the Ballon d'Or?

ESPN FC's Sid Lowe explains why Cristiano Ronaldo is the leading candidate to win the Ballon d'Or.

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