Tag: Real Madrid

Messi misses Teeth

Lionel Messi required medical attention in Sunday’s 3-2 Clasico win when a first-half clash with Marcelo left the Barcelona superstar bloodied. Messi and Marcelo jostled for a ball in the 20th minute and the Brazilian left-back’s raised …

Airport to be named after Ronaldo

Madeira airport is set be officially renamed Cristiano Ronaldo Airport on Wednesday, despite opposition from local politicians. A sign with the player’s image was already being added to the facade of the airport, which until …

Ronaldo tops Messi in earnings

Real Madrid’s Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo was the best paid footballer in 2016-17, with €87.5 million in earnings, ahead of his Argentinian rival at Barcelona, Lionel Messi (76.5m), according to figures to appear in Tuesday’s …

Michael Essien now playing in Indonesia

The 34-year-old, who has also played for Real Madrid and Milan, has signed a one-year contract with his new club, with the option of an extension. Indonesian side Persib Bandung have confirmed that they have …