Castilla-Cartagena: first assault of the promotion playoff

Watch video

NEWS | 05/25/2019 | Javier Vázquez | PHOTOGRAPHER: Helios de la Rubia

The Whites receive in the Alfredo Di Stéfano the second classified of Group IV (6:00 pm, Realmadrid TV).

When the ball starts to roll this Saturday in the Alfredo Di Stéfano There will be no going back. The most awaited moment of the season for the Castile, that receives to the Cartagena in the first party of the playoff of ascent to Second Division (18:00 h, Realmadrid TV and Four). A hard elimination is expected before the second classified of the Group IV, of there the importance of obtaining a triumph in the first envite.

At Di Stéfano, the Castile he has remained unbeaten in 16 of the 19 games, with 12 wins and 30 goals in favor. Some numbers that demonstrate the solidity of those of José Manuel Díaz as local. At home, in addition, the subsidiary does not lose when it scores first.


Three seasons ago that the team does not get into the promotion phase and this circumstance causes a common feeling in the locker room: illusion. This was reflected by his captain, Javi Sánchez, in statements to Realmadrid TV: "Before Cartagena you have to play with joy and without fear. We are very excited and that is thanks to the trajectory of the season. "


Second classified of Group IV of Second B, the Albinegros had a doubtful beginning of course with four parties without gaining but they became strong in the Cartagonova, where they accumulate 15 consecutive unconquered parties, and reached the second position in the last day. Thanks, in part, to the 42 goals they have achieved between Elady, Aketxe, Moyita and Santi Jara, of the 62 that the team adds, the same as the Castile.

Source link

The goals of the weekend of the quarry

Source link

Sergio Ramos: "The one of the Tenth is the goal of my career"

Watch video

NEWS | 05/24/2019

"I did not finish that ball with my head, I finished it off with my soul", recalled the captain to Realmadrid TV five years after his mythical goal in Lisbon.

Five years of the goal of Sergio Ramos in Lisbon in the 93rd minute. A header that will be remembered as one of the best moments in the history of Real Madrid and that marked the beginning of one of the most successful stages of the club. And who better than the captain to remember what Madrid meant for his goal in the final of the Tenth. After returning to see him, he explained his feelings in Realmadrid TV: "Five years have passed, but it seems like yesterday. Football happens very fast but I can not stop getting excited. It changed the history of our club, it had been a long time since I won the Champions League, it was my first European Cup and practically when everything was lost ".

The goal of his life

"After that moment I told my mother that from there I could die peacefully. It's the best, the goal of my career for what it represents not only for me, but for football and for our club. "

Your thoughts before finishing the corner

"I am very optimistic and until the last second I think it is possible. I dreamed that the perfect ball would arrive to be able to finish it and to finish inside. Said and done: a great ball from my 'brother' Modric, that makes it fly, and it was where I had to go. I did not finish that ball with my head, I finished it with my soul ".

The pineapple of the team before the extension

"In those moments, the boss usually speaks and I also like to say a few words. Whatever happened, we could go home with our heads up because we had given everything in the field. "

It was a long time since he won the Champions League and changed the history of our club.

"The dedication of the goal was for my wife, Pilar, and for Sergio, who had just been born. All my family was in the stadium, except my wife and my son, who had been born on a date so close to the end they could not travel. The gestures were for them. Then, also for my grandparents, to whom I always dedicate many things looking up. My grandfather told me that one day he would have to die and that he believed that he would not see me win a Champions"

The congratulations of Casillas

"He told me: 'Brother, you're the fucking master, I love you.' I have a special affection for Iker from a relationship of many years, we are very good friends ".

President's words before the final

"It was a very caring gesture on his part to place his trust in me. It makes you feel a little more important and that I could transmit that confidence to the group, that I would throw it away at the important moments. That merger in the end had its prize. "

How much had you dreamed of that moment?

"I never stopped dreaming and working with constancy to have that illusion of conquering the Champions. I never lost hope of getting it. The finals are not played, they are won. We have had great luck playing many Champions finals and most of us have won them. About the celebration in Cibeles, after so many years it is a great joy to enjoy that unique moment ".

Goal that goes down in history

"It will always be a goal that will go down in history. It's a team effort and a lot of sacrifice that I needed to finish the story and the story with that result. I had to score the goal, but we will go down in history as a team, not only for the goal of Sergio Ramos"

Source link

Castilla's last training before the playoff

See gallery
Watch video

NEWS | 05/24/2019 | PHOTOGRAPHER: Helios de la Rubia

"The team is plugged in and with enthusiasm," said Fran García about the game against Cartagena (6:00 pm, Realmadrid TV).

The Real Madrid Castilla He completed the last training session before playing the first game of promotion to Second Division against Cartagena (6:00 pm, Realmadrid TV). The team worked under the orders of José Manuel Díaz and, at the end of the session, Fran García analyzed the meeting: "The team is plugged in and with enthusiasm. We are a young team and the vast majority of us are playing a playoff for the first time and we are looking forward to the match. "

"Nor should we face the League matches differently, in the end they are matches. We are eager to face teams that have also been among the first four in their group, in this case the Cartagena, which is a strong team. We know more or less how he can play us and we have the weapons to counteract him. "

180 minutes

"You have to be calm and not want to do everything in the first few minutes. We know that they are two parties and can be very long. Do not risk everything from the beginning, but playing at home we can become strong. The Cartagena is a rock team, veteran, and it is not his first playoff. We know that last year they played it and the previous one also. We have to face it with enthusiasm, with desire and to do as much as possible to get to the end and get that promotion to Second. "

Source link

Five years of the Tenth are celebrated

Watch video

NEWS | 05/24/2019

Ramos, Bale, Marcelo and Ronaldo scored against Atlético in the exciting final of Lisbon.

On May 24, 2014, Sergio Ramos he earned a place of honor in the legend of Real Madrid thanks to his decisive goal in the final of the Tenth. The center-back played the unforgettable 93rd minute of that match, equaling the derby against Atletico with a header. The white team demonstrated its values ​​of delivery and fight until the end to force an extension in which it would end up taking control of the title. In the extra time, Bale, Marcelo Y Cristiano Ronaldo They rounded that magical night.

To get to Lisbon, the Madridistas played in the Group Stage against Galatasaray, Juventus and Copenhagen. In the qualifiers, they faced three German teams: Schalke (eighth), Borussia Dortmund (fourth) and Bayern Munich (semifinals). This was the second of the three Spanish finals in the history of the European Cup, all resolved in favor of the Madridistas. Besides, the Tenth He opened a glorious four Champions League stage in five seasons.

4- Real Madrid: Casillas, Carvajal, Ramos, Varane, Coentrão (Marcelo, 59 '), Khedira (Isco, 59'), Di Maria, Modric, Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo and Benzema (Morata, 79 ').

1- Athletic: Courtois, Juanfran, Miranda, Godín, Filipe Luis (Alderweireld, 83 '), Raúl García (Sosa, 66'), Gabi, Tiago, Koke, Villa and Diego Costa (Adrián, 9 ').

0-1 (min 36): Godín.
1-1 (min 93): Sergio Ramos.
2-1 (min 110): Bale.
3-1 (min 118): Marcelo
4-1 (min 120): Cristiano Ronaldo, of penalty.

Referee: Björn Kuipers (The Netherlands).
Stadium: Do Sport Lisboa e Benfica (Lisbon).

Source link

On this day, as today, the Eighth

Watch video

NEWS | 05/24/2019

Real Madrid beat Valencia in the final played in Paris.

The Saint Denis stadium hosted the first Spanish final in the history of the European Cup. The Real Madrid I raise the Octave before Valencia with a fabulous match, in which Morientes He opened the marker. McManaman, with an acrobatic finish, and Raul, who signed his tenth in this edition, were the other Real Madrid goal scorers. The Whites returned to celebrate a Glass of Europe in Paris, city in which they began their legend in this competition after the first final in 1956.

On the way to the French capital, the Madridistas faced Oporto, Olympiacos and Molde in the first Group Stage, and Bayern Munich, Dinamo Kiev and Rosenborg in the second. In the eliminatory games the remembered move of Round at Old Trafford, in which the Argentine made a dribble with a heel and then attended Raul to beat Manchester United in the quarterfinals. In the semifinals against Bayern Munich, Anelka He was the key man, marking both the first leg and the second leg.

Spanish finals

In addition, regarding the Spanish finals, the Real Madrid I would also win the next two. Both were against Atlético and the first one took place exactly 14 years later (the Tenth in Lisbon), and the last one the Eleventh in Milan.


3- Real Madrid: Casillas, Míchel Salgado (Hierro, 85 '), Iván Campo, Iván Helguera, Karanka, Roberto Carlos, McManaman, Redondo, Raúl, Anelka (Sanchís, 80') and Morientes (Savio, 72 ').

0- Valencia: Cañizares, Angloma, Djukic, Pellegrino, Gerardo (Ilie, 69 '), Mendieta, Farinós, Gerard, Kily González, Angulo and C. López.

1-0 (min 38): Morientes
2-0 (min 66): McManaman
3-0 (min 74): Raul

Referee: Stefano Braschi (Italy).
Stadium: Saint Denis (Paris).

Source link

Javi Sánchez: "Before Cartagena you have to play with joy and without fear"

Watch video

NEWS | 05/23/2019

"We are very excited and that is thanks to the trajectory of the season," added the captain of Castilla.

The Real Madrid Castilla disputes on Saturday against Cartagena the first leg of the first playoff round of promotion to Second Division (6:00 pm, Realmadrid TV). Javi Sánchez analyzed in the Madrid channel the game that will be played in the Alfredo Di Stéfano: "At home we are doing things quite well and we are going to go out for them without any fear, we have to play with joy, this team has not played in the playoffs for a long time Second division. We are very excited and happy, and that is thanks to the trajectory of the season. "

"We have had a very difficult opponent, which is very good both at home and at home, the keys are to make our game and take advantage of the home factor, we will have options to move to the next round."

Pretty party

"I've been in the Castile and had not been able to play the promotion playoffs. We really want the players and the coaching staff. The match against Cartagena will be beautiful and worth seeing. "

Source link

Kroos: "I hope to achieve many more successes at Real Madrid"

Watch video

INTERVIEW | 05/21/2019

"Before I thought it was impossible to win three Champions in a row and we have shown that we can," he said on Realmadrid TV.

After signing your contract extension with the Real Madrid until June 30, 2023, Toni Kroos He explained his feelings in an interview with Realmadrid TV: "I am very happy. I hope to be many years here and get many more successes. Next season we will start with a lot of desire and motivation to do better. "

  1. How do you feel after this contract extension?

    I am very happy for the renovation. I hope to be many more years here and get many more successes. It's a very special day.

  2. What does it mean for you to continue being part of a legendary club like Real Madrid?

    I've been here for five years, I've been in Madrid for a long time as a player and as a person, and I'm very happy. I want to change the feeling of the last season and have more successes. We know how it works, we have shown it in previous years and I am sure we are going to do it.

  3. On the day of your presentation in 2014, President Florentino Pérez told you: "Here, the impossible does not exist." After 5 seasons, what do you think makes Real Madrid so special?

    I used to believe that it was impossible to win three Champions in a row and we have shown that it is possible. It is true what the president said in 2014, and we are going for more successes with great enthusiasm and motivation after such a season. Next season we will compete for all competitions.

  4. You have won 12 titles in the club, including 3 Champions with Zidane as coach. What does this coach have to earn so much?

    He was a great player and helps us a lot as a coach because of the experience he has in every situation in the field. Understand the costumes, have a good idea of ​​the game that I like. I like the control of the ball, the pressure up … We won a lot and hopefully we will do it again.

  5. What can we expect from Real Madrid next season?

    We have to rest the body and the head so that afterwards we start from the beginning of the season with much desire and motivation to do better.

  6. What message do you give the Madridistas?

    Hello Madridians, I am very happy to be many more years together. Hopefully we have many successes in the coming years. We are going to improve a lot, I am very happy and I send you a greeting.

Source link

Varane, summoned by France for the commitments of selections of June

NEWS | 05/21/2019

Modric, Ramos, Carvajal, Isco, Asensio, Casemiro, Militão, Courtois, Keylor Navas, Vallejo, Ceballos and Brahim have also been called by their national teams.

Raphaël Varane will be part of the call of the French team for the next selections commitments. The defender will play on June 2 a friendly at home against Bolivia. Subsequently, he will play two matches for the Eurocup of 2020, both at home. Saturday 8 against Turkey and Tuesday 11 against Andorra.

Varane He joins the list of Madridistas called by their selections for the following international events. In it they were already Casemiro Y Militão, who will be part of the Brazil team for the Copa América, which will take place in that country between June 14 and July 7. As well Modric, which will be measured on June 8 in Wales in a qualifying match for the Eurocup of 2020 and the 11th will play a friendly match against Tunisia. Y Courtois, who will play two qualifying matches for the Eurocup of 2020, both at home. Saturday 8 against Kazakhstan and Tuesday 11 against Scotland.

Keylor Navas has been included in the Costa Rican pre-list for the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Further, Sergio Ramos, Carvajal, Isco Y Asensio are on the list of Spain for the qualifying matches for the European Championship against Faroe Islands (June 7) and against Sweden in the Santiago Bernabeu (June 10th). By last, Vallejo, Ceballos Y Brahim they are part of the sub-21 list for the European Championship in Italy and San Marino, which starts on June 16.

Source link

Benzema, Mahou Five-Star Player of the season

Watch video

NEWS | 05/21/2019

"I am very happy because it is the first time I win this award in this club, the best in the world," said the striker.

Karim Benzema received the Mahou Five Star Player award for the 2018/19 season, in which he has played 53 games, scored 30 goals and distributed 7 assists. "I am very happy because it is the first time I win this award in this club, the best in the world. I want to thank the fans for the support. I know it was not an easy season, but we're going to try to win it all next season, "he said.

The top scorer of Real Madrid This season he has been recognized as a Mahou Five Star Player for November, January, March and April. Fans choose the winner of this trophy through social networks.

Source link