Cristiano Ronaldo joins elite group of players

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

ANALYSE THIS: A Statistical Breakdown of El Clásico

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

RECORD: The 140,000th English top flight goal

FOOTBALL – Daley Blind has scored the 140,000th goal in the English top flight in tonight’s Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United. Click on ‘Continue Reading’ to see which teams have scored the most goals since the first ever matchround in the English top flight on 8 September 1888. Continue reading