In the face of all the speculation surrounding El Nino's future at his boyhood club, the striker recently cemented his place as an Atletico Madrid legend.
Eibar v Real Madrid Municipal de Ipurua, Eibar Sunday, 29th November *** Eibar host Real Madrid in what seems like a one-sided clash. However, Eibar have been in good form this season and can cause enough trouble to give Rafael Benitez additional headache. European hopefuls Eibar have lost just twice so far this campaign, drawing 5 and winning 5 games in the process. The home side will be determined not to let Real Madrid enforce their 3rd defeat of the season. Benitez, on the other hand, should be slightly wary of his opponents as his team is probably in a very bad shape at the moment. Coming into the game after winning away from home against Shakhtar, you would expect Real Madrid to be confident. However, the win against Shakhtar was a strange one for Los Blancos as the Spanish team went 4-0 up only to concede three towards the end of the game. Also, Ronaldo and co are struggling […]
Sitting in the third spot with a game in hand, Barcelona face Eibar as they look to catch up to Real Madrid in the race for the La Liga crown.
Real Madrid ease over Eibar with eyes set on the Champions League clash against Atletico Madrid
Will Real Madrid keep up the pressure on Barcelona as Ronaldo, James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos face suspension
Lionel Messi scored a brace to overtook Cristiano Ronaldo in the race for European Golden shoe and helped FC Barcelona to secure a 2-0 win at Eibar that moved the Catalans four points clear of Real Madrid at the top of the table. Luis Enrique was seemingly pleased with this victory and said that his side is now ready to host Real Madrid next weekend.
FC Barcelona fans have already turmed their attention towards next weeks’ El Clasico against Real Madrid but coach Luis Enrique has asked his players to concentrate on the task at hand first and give their everything in tonight’s game against Eibar.
Can Eibar stop Real Madrid's winning streak?