Real Madrid coach Santi Solari proclaimed himself very satisfied with his team's performance and form despite whistles from a frustrated Bernabeu crowd and anger from local media after Saturday's uninspiring 1-0 La Liga win at home to Rayo Vallecano.
Karim Benzema's well-taken early strike was enough for the three points versus a Rayo team struggling against relegation, with Madrid having just four shots on target all game, and Blancos goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois making a double save in added time...
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has hit out at players such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for not attending award ceremonies when they are not going to win.
Modric, who led Real to their third consecutive Champions League and reached the World Cup final with Croatia in the summer, ended the decade-long Ronaldo-Messi stranglehold on the Ballon d'Or when he won it earlier this month.
Real Madrid midfielder Marcos Llorente will ask for a move away in January if he is not still playing regularly, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC.
Despite having started each of Madrid's last six games while first choice holding midfielder Casemiro was out injured, Llorente has not changed his mind over his need for regular first-team football between now and the end of the campaign.
He barely featured during the first four months of 2018-19, and was subsequently linked with a move...
Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari said Isco did not have a confrontation with his own fans and was instead appealing for a corner in Wednesday's 3-0 Champions League defeat at home to CSKA Moscow.
The midfielder was whistled by fans after appearing to react with a gesture and angry words towards supporters at the Santiago Bernabeu, before apparently declining the captain's armband late on, though this was disputed by Dani Carvajal.
Solari was asked about the incident, and said that he and his players...