Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane wants his star trio of Karim Benzema, Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo to work harder defensively, as he attempts to make his side more defensively balanced
In his pre-match press conference on Friday, Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane spoke about Cristiano Ronaldo's return to full fitness and confirmed that the Portuguese will feature in Los Blancos' lineup against Osasuna on Saturday.
Italian champions Juventus are set to bid for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema, if they fail in their efforts to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal FC, if reports from Spain and Italy are to be believed.
Arsenal have reportedly joined London rivals Cheslea in the race to sign Juventus attacker Alvaro Morata. Spanish side Real Madrid have a major say in the Spaniard's future due to the buy-back clause inserted in his contract while selling him to the Old Lady.
Juventus striker Alvaro Morata had a buy-back clause inserted into the contract when he made the switch from Real Madrid in 2014. This clause is set to expire next month and the Los Blancos are ready to cash in to bring back the prolific striker.
Karim Benzema finally spoke about his exclusion from the squad for the Euros, claiming France head-coach Didier Deschamps bowed to racial pressure and left the Real Madrid forward out of the squad.
Jose Mourinho has made Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema one of his top summer transfer targets for Manchester United this summer.
Zinedine Zidane has decided to keep star forwards Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema out of the squad for Real Madrid's La Liga game against Real Sociedad.
Karim Benzema overcame the disappointment of being left out of France's Euro 2016 squad with a goal and two assists as Real Madrid moved to within a point of La Liga leaders Barcelona with a 5-1 thrashing of Getafe on Saturday.
Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has confirmed that he will not be a part of the French squad for Euro 2016 because of his alleged involvement in the Mathieu Valbuena sex-tape scandal.