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Welsh international soccer player Gareth Bale kisses his Real Madrid shirt during his official presentation at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 after signing for Real Madrid.
2015-04-18, BBC News
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale limped off with an apparent calf strain in Saturday's La Liga game with Malaga. The Welshman went down holding his left calf after a...
FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2014 file photo Real's Cristiano Ronaldo holds the ball as he celebrates his four goals during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Elche at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain.
2015-04-18, FourFourTwo
Sergio Ramos, James Rodriguez and Cristiano Ronaldo scored as Real Madrid beat Malaga 3-1 to move two points behind Barceona in La Liga. Real Madrid kept up the chase in...
Atletico de Madrid's Antoine Griezmann, right, celebrates his goal with team mates during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Atletico de Madrid and Levante at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015
2015-04-18, FourFourTwo
Antoine Griezmann's first-half brace helped Atletico Madrid claim a 2-1 win at struggling Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga. Atletico Madrid went four points clear of...
FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina reacts during a match against Osasuna during a Spanish La Liga soccer match at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011.
2015-04-18, Toronto Sun
Barcelona’s Lionel Messi hit his 400th career goal for the La Liga leaders deep into stoppage time to seal a 2-0 win over a Valencia side that will rue their missed...
Roger Federer, of Switzerland, walks off the court
2015-04-16, Boston Herald
MONACO — On a bad day for Switzerland, Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka both exited the Monte Carlo Masters in the third round on Thursday. Federer, who played his...
FC Barcelona's Jordi Alba, center, celebrates his goal with teammates Luis Alberto Suarez from Uruguay, right, and Neymar da Silva from Brazil,
2015-04-16, BBC News
Barcelona forward Luis Suarez says he had no option but to nutmeg Paris St-Germain defender David Luiz twice as he scored two brilliant goals in Paris. Suarez easily cut...
London eye Night Lights Decoration
2015-04-15, The Los Angeles Times
Vacations in Europe have a new attraction: The euro's steep drop in value is making the continent much cheaper for tourists from across the world, especially the United...
The Miami Herald: Chelsea beat Manchester United 1-0 to continue its march toward the Premier League title on Saturday, while Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo both reached scoring milestones in Spain. Arsenal also advanced to a second consecutive FA Cup final to soften the...
Goal: The under-fire Rossoneri coach insists he is not under pressure and is convinced he and the current set-up at the club have what it takes to see the glory days return to San SiroAC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi believes the club have a set-up that can take them...
Press TV: Thousands of people in Germany have staged protest rallies against a controversial transatlantic trade deal between the European Union and the United States. The Saturday rallies were held in several cities, including the capital Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg and...
Business Insider: Berlin (AFP) - Thousands of protesters took to the streets in Europe on Saturday to oppose the world's biggest free trade pact between the US and European Union. Resistance to the proposed TransatlanticTrade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is fierce in...
Goal: The former Tottenham pair both went off injured in the 3-1 win over Malaga on Saturday and look likely to miss the Champions League clash against Atletico on Wednesday COMMENT By Ben Hayward at the Santiago Bernabeu Just when Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti...
The Daily Mail: Gareth Bale pulled up with a calf strain after just two minutes of Real Madrid’s league game on Saturday and will almost certainly miss the second leg of the Champions League against Atletico Madrid....
The Guardian: Atletico Madrid's Raúl Jiménez, centre, jumps for the ball with Deportivo's goalkeeper Fabri, below, and defender Alberto Lopo. Photograph: Miguel Riopa/AFP/Getty Images...
NZ Herald: MADRID (AP) " Spain's government says it will send an unmanned submarine to investigate the wreck of a Russian fishing boat that sank after being towed out to sea as a precaution when it caught fire in a Canary Islands port and is......
NZ Herald: MADRID (AP) " Gareth Bale and Luka Modric left Real Madrid's match against Malaga with leg injuries on Saturday, four days before their Champions League second-leg quarterfinal against Atletico Madrid.Madrid spokesman Emilio Burtagueno......
FourFourTwo: Injuries to Gareth Bale and Luka Modric left coach Carlo Ancelotti with plenty to ponder after Real Madrid's 3-1 La Liga win over Malaga. Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti was left to count the cost of his team's hard-fought 3-1 La Liga win over Malaga....
CNN: (CNN)Lionel Messi reached yet another milestone as Barcelona secured a vital 2-0 home win over Valencia in its quest to regain the La Liga title. The diminutive Argentine scored the 400th goal of his Barcelona career to seal the hard-fought win late on after...
Goal: The Ballon d'Or holder reached half a century of goals this term having played 45 games for Real Madrid, despite missing a spot kick earlier in the Liga tie with Malaga Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 50 goals for his fifth consecutive season...
Goal: The winger picked up a suspected calf injury very early in their home clash with Malaga, while the Croatian could be out for even longer with his problem Real Madrid suffered a major blows in their trophy chase as Gareth Bale and Luka Modric suffered injuries...
The Guardian: Real Madrid's James Rodríguez celebrates his goal against Málaga in the La Liga tie. Photograph: Andres Kudacki/AP ...