Where did it all go wrong for Marco Asensio?

It’s August 13th, 2017. It’s a balmy Sunday night and even at close to midnight, the heat and humidity of a Catalan summer is clear for all to feel. Camp Nou is sold out and packed to the rafters. Zoom down to the pitch and you’ll find a young man wheeling away in celebration, lifting … Read more

Nato 2022 Madrid summit: what has been agreed? | Nato

At the Nato summit in Madrid this week sweeping changes to the western military alliance were agreed by leaders, including a huge increase in the number of troops deployed in Europe. About 300,000 troops across the continent will be placed at high readiness from next year in case Russia threatens a military attack on any … Read more

Queen Letizia of Spain and Brigitte Macron visit a theater in Madrid

Queen Letizia of Spain and Brigitte Macron put on a very stylish display as they arrived at the Royal Theater in Madrid this morning. The pair were joined by Ingrid Schulerud, the wife of the NATO Secretary General, and the companions of world leaders – as Spain continues to host a NATO summit. The Madrid … Read more

Real Madrid’s 8 £50m+ signings & how they fared: Bale, Ronaldo, Kaka…

Real Madrid haven’t been afraid to spend big on transfers in the past but how have all their signings made for £50million or more fared at the Bernabeu? The club, and President Florentino Perez, have taken great pride in their ‘Galactico’ signings over the years and players have found it very difficult to resist the … Read more

Nato 2022 Madrid summit: what has been agreed? | Nato

At the Nato summit in Madrid this week sweeping changes to the western military alliance were agreed by leaders, including a huge increase in the number of troops deployed in Europe. About 300,000 troops across the continent will be placed at high readiness from next year in case Russia threatens a military attack on any … Read more

The best museums in Madrid

Madrid is home to some of the best art museums in the world. With huge collections that bring together many of the best artists ever, the stars of the show are undeniably the Prado, the Reina Sofia and the Thyssen-Bornemisza museums. Yet these world-famous institutions are not the only places worth visiting. Outside the “Golden … Read more

Real Madrid plot Haaland-Mbappe megadeal; Arsenal’s plan for life after Aubameyang

Real Madrid want to pair Kylian Mbappe with Erling Haaland in a forward line that would be the envy of world football — ESPN’s Insider Notebook has the latest. PLUS: Arsenal have plans to replace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Jump to: Arsenal’s list of Auba replacements | City goodwill towards Barca in Torres deal | Chelsea’s Digne … Read more

Real Madrid parade Champions League and LaLiga trophies; Liverpool receive heroes welcome after double

May 30, 2022 Alex KirklandESPNFC Real Madrid have had plenty of experience celebrating Champions League wins — Saturday’s 1-0 victory over Liverpool in Paris gave them their fifth in just nine years, and their 14th overall — so the festivities back in Madrid on Sunday followed a familiar script as they added LaLiga’s title to … Read more