FOOTBALL – After Barcelona’s (blue) early goal, the wave shows a pressing Real Madrid (red). After Barça’s second ‘wave’ around the 30th minute it was all Real Madrid, resulting in three points for them. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Gonzalo Higuain scored a hat-trick for Napoli as Napoli defeated Verona 6-2 in Serie A on Sunday.
FOOTBALL – Cristiano Ronaldo scored from the penalty spot in Real Madrid’s 3-1 win over FC Barcelona. It was his 14th goal in El Clásico, which sees him join an elite group of players. Click on the continue reading button to see a list of El Clásico’s all-time top scorers. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Lionel Messi is on 250 goals in La Liga and needs one more to equal Telmo Zarra’s all-time record of 251 league goals. Click on the picture to see the infographic in full size. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – On Saturday 25 October Real Madrid and FC Barcelona will go head-to-head in the 229th edition of El Clásico. At the moment, Real leads with 91 victories against Barҫa’s 89 wins (48 draws). Real Madrid’s biggest advantage over Barcelona came in 1965: 48 wins for Real, 32 wins for Barҫa. In the last 50 years FC Barcelona have made an impressive comeback in El Clásico, reducing Real’s lead to only two to this day. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Real Madrid captain Iker Casillas made his 143th appearance in the Champions League, equalling all-time record holder Xavi (Barcelona). He surpassed Xavi by claiming his 85th win in the Champions League. The Barcelona player recorded 84 wins. Continue reading
FOOTBALL: Luiz Adriano scored five goals in a CL match to equal Lionel Messi as only players to have achieved this. But Shakhtar’s Adriano set a few other landmarks on his way to scoring a handful of goals. Continue reading