Former Welsh star Ryan Giggs thinks it is time for Bale to address his injury woes which have seen him pick up no less that eighteen separate injuries during his five years at Real Madrid, missing important matches for both club and country.
Much speculation has been written in recent weeks regarding the future of Juventus striker, Alvaro Morata. Arsenal are said to be a handful of clubs watching the Spaniard and a move to Arsenal could be on the cards - So what could Morata bring to Arsenal?
Both sides aiming to make history in Milan as Real Madrid chase a record-breaking 11th Champions League title with their neighbours, Atletico Madrid in pursuit of their first ever Champions League trophy.
Spain have announced their 25 man provisional squad for Euro 2016 and Vicente Del Bosque has plenty of surprises in his squad tasked with defending their Euro 2012 crown.
La Liga leaders Barcelona and Real Madrid will take the title race to the last game of the season after both recording wins at the weekend, however Atletico Madrid’s challenge is over after a shock 2-1 defeat at Levante.
Manchester City welcome Real Madrid to the Etihad Stadium tonight for their UEFA Champions League semi final first leg. The fixture is undoubtedly one of the biggest games in City’s recent history as they look to reach their first ever European final by gaining an advantage in their home leg tonight. When the draw was made many would think that drawing the ten time Champions League winners would be a fan’s worst nightmare. However, Zinedine Zidane’s Madrid side have shown more than enough vulnerability to suggest they can be toppled.
One month ago Barcelona where twelve points clear at the top in La Liga and the Spanish title race was seemingly over. How times can change. With one point separating 1st from 3rd with five games to go it looks like being the closest title race in history.
France striker Karim Benzema has been omitted from the French national team due to the ongoing investigation into his involvement in a sex tape scandal. The striker, who denies any wrongdoing, broke the news through his official Twitter account confirming that the French Football Federation will not select him for Euro 2016 this summer. Benzema posted: “Unfortunately for me and for all those who have supported me. I am not selected for our Euro in France.”
Let’s take a look at the last four sides remaining in the UEFA Champions League as Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich join Manchester City and Real Madrid in the hat for Friday’s draw. The draw for the semi-finals will make made at 11:30GBT on Friday morning with the ties will be played on 26th/27th April and 3rd/4th May before the Champions League Final in Milan on 28th May 2016.