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# real-deal - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Lee protégé Donovan passes career-toughest test with flying colours

The 21-year-old stylishly outpointed a worthy opponent in Wakefield.

# real-deal - Monday 31 August, 2020

Claudio Bravo makes La Liga return following Manchester City departure

The 37-year-old goalkeeper’s four-year spell with Pep Guardiola’s side ended earlier this month.

# real-deal - Saturday 15 August, 2020

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Vicious body shot gives unbeaten Paddy Donovan quick victory

Donovan dispatched Des Newton in just over 90 seconds at York Hall.

# real-deal - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Ceballos rejected Liverpool because his style of play 'wouldn't fit'

The Real Madrid midfielder has no regrets about his decision to make a loan move to Arsenal.

# real-deal - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Ben Arfa back in football after joining Ronaldo's Real Valladolid

The former Newcastle United and PSG man hasn’t played a competitive game since last May.

# real-deal - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Serrano dominates courageous Hardy to tee up potential 2020 New York headliner v Katie Taylor

The Battle for Brooklyn was won comprehensively by the Puerto Rican, while her Irish-American opponent once more proved her extraordinary mettle.

# real-deal - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Wolves complete loan signing of Real Madrid defender

Jesus Vallejo heads to the Premier League after being restricted to just seven appearances last season.

# real-deal - Friday 7 June, 2019

Done deal! Eden Hazard completes move to Real Madrid from Chelsea

The Belgian striker has joined the Spanish giants on a five-year deal.

# real-deal - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

90% chance Jose Mourinho will be next Real Madrid boss, says former president Calderon

The Portuguese coach could be on his way back to the Spanish capital if they decide to sack Santiago Solari.

# real-deal - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Cristiano who? Bale scores one, sets up another, as Real Madrid kick off new season with a win

Madrid were comfortable 2-0 winners against Getafe.

# real-deal - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Spain sacking was 'saddest day since death of my mother' - Lopetegui

‘But today is the happiest day of my life.’

# real-deal - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

More goals and more assists: Ronaldo claims Champions League bragging rights over Messi

Elsewhere tonight, Pep Guardiola handed a debut to 17-year-old Phil Foden as Man City enjoyed a 1-0 win over Feyenoord.

# real-deal - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

# real-deal - Monday 31 October, 2016

Bale to earn more than €115m in next six years after signing new Real deal

The winger will take home as much as €390,000 a week after tax.

# real-deal - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Reus passes driving test two years after €540,000 fine for using fake licence

The Germany international is still recovering from the injury that ruled him out of Euro 2016.

# real-deal - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Mind the gap! Real hammer Getafe and close in on Barcelona

Benzema, Isco, Bale, James and Ronaldo on the mark in 5-1 win.

# real-deal - Monday 22 June, 2015

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Has the most ridiculous transfer rumour of the summer emerged from Spain?

AS have put one and one together and made €200 million.

# real-deal - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Arsenal & Manchester United target Benzema 'would only leave Madrid if he was told to'

The Frenchman has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford in the last week, while the Gunners have identified the former Lyon striker as a potential summer signing.

# real-deal - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Ronaldo will retire at Real Madrid when he's 40, says Mendes

That mooted Man Utd return is not on the cards, he says.

# real-deal - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Man Utd target Di Maria wants out of Madrid - Ancelotti

How do you solve a problem like Di Maria?

# real-deal - Friday 16 August, 2013

'The player doesn't speak': AVB hasn't a clue what Gareth Bale is thinking

“The only thing that we are able to see is the player arriving in and out of the training ground. It’s fine.”

# real-deal - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Spurs 'can't force Bale to stay' admits White Hart Lane official

“If a player is desperate to leave, it’s very difficult to force him to stay.”

# real-deal - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Real Madrid confirm signing of Spanish international Isco

The youngster becomes the club’s first major signing of the close season.

# real-deal - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge So what does Transformers' Michael Bay think of Irish actor Jack Reynor? Robots In Disguise This post contains videos

So what does Transformers' Michael Bay think of Irish actor Jack Reynor?

The What Richard Did star has just been cast by Bay in Transformers 4, and the director thinks he’s “pretty ballsy”.

# real-deal - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Madrid to sign Modric 'in next couple of days', says Villas-Boas

The Spurs boss also denied speculation that he will spend some of that £40M fee on a new striker.

# real-deal - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Spurs boss AVB cautious over Modric future

“He’s a professional for Tottenham and, in ideal circumstances, he should be with the team.”

# real-deal - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Mourinho delighted with contract extension

“I feel happy. If I was not, I would not have signed this agreement,” he said after penning the new deal.

# real-deal - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Jose Mourinho extends Real Madrid stay

Mourinho’s previous agreement was due to expire in 2014, and the Portuguese manager has ended speculation about his future by inking a two-year extension.

# real-deal - Friday 24 February, 2012

‘You never know, my friend’ – Ronaldo doesn’t rule out Manchester United return

He hasn’t gone away you know.