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Madrid’s treatment of this trio shows Perez’s ruthlessness
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Madrid’s treatment of this trio shows Perez’s ruthlessness

Real Madrid are arguably the biggest football club in the world and this can hardly be up for debate.  The legendary Spanish outfit also have the most popular president in the person of Florentino Perez and it comes as no surprise that they continually dominate various areas of the game with regards to club football. However, it appears that the club does not prioritize the feeling of players when they are in control. Real Madrid FC under the leadership of Florentino Perez is not a loyal club and this is evident in their treatment of three of their most prestigious players in the last decade. It's no more news that fans of the club show no love for players who are not at their best at every point in time.  GET THE BEST FREE FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS FOR TODAY They want the player...
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Real Madrid to offer new contract to Ramos

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos is expected to be handed a contract extension in the summer. The defender will also have to live up to the demands of a new contract as expectations are high on Los Blancos boss Zinedine Zidane. The veteran center-back has established himself as one of the most consistent players at Santiago Bernabeu since he joined the club in 2005. He has been applauded by fans for the reliability he offers the team. Ramos, 34, started his professional career with Sevilla and has carved a niche for himself as one of the influential figures in the round leather game. He has won multiple accolades in the sport and will easily pass for one of the best defenders the game has ever produced. READ: What has happened to Schalke 04? His contract will expire in 2021, wi...
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Spurs set to offer €40 million for Eder Militao

A report from Sky Sports suggests that Jose Mourinho's Tottenham Hotspur are set to offer €40 million to sign Eder Militao from Real Madrid next summer. It can be recalled that Los Blancos shelled out €50 million to sign Militao from Porto just a year ago. However, he has not been a key player for Real Madrid this season. Regardless, he's just 22 and has shown lots of potentials. READ: Barcelona set to extend Clement Lenglet’s contract Therefore, it would be strange for Madrid to let him leave given that they'll need a quality replacement for Sergio Ramos. The decision will depend on Zinedine Zidane's valuation of the 22-year-old's worth to his side. If he trusts Militao then he may stay put but if he doesn't, they will accept the €40 million offer and look elsewhere for Ramos' re...
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Hierro – Sergio Ramos is an anomaly

Fernando Hierro has labeled Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos extraordinary and also hailed his goalscoring record. Ramos moved past Hierro for the fifth most La Liga matches for Real Madrid during Sunday's 4:1 win against Osasuna, making it 440 total apps in the La Liga. It can also be recalled that he made 39 La Liga appearances for Sevilla between 2003 and 2005 before making the move to the Santiago Bernabeu. Ramos scored his 6th goal of the season in the game against Osasuna as Real Madrid maintained a 3-point lead at the top of the table. Hierro won five La Liga titles and three UEFA Champions League titles in his time at Real Madrid. READ: Mauricio Pochettino keen to return to the Premier League The former defender was Spain's all-time highest goalscorer at some point befo...
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Ramos pleased by Hazard’s move to Madrid

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos is pleased that Eden Hazard will be wearing the Madrid jersey next season following his signing from Chelsea. Eden Hazard joined Real Madrid on Friday in deal presently worth £89 million, with Chelsea set to receive an additional £60 million in add-ons. In a chat with Goal, when asked if he was excited by Hazard's presence in the Los Blancos setup, he replied: READ: Five talking points from the 2018/19 Premier League campaign "He is coming to play with us, we were already here, right? I'm happy. I think it's a great signing. He is a world-class player. It is good to reinforce the squad." Eden Hazard joined the Los Blancos after his most prolific season for Chelsea where he scored 21 goals in all competitions. He also provided 17 assists in a ...
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Perez – Ramos wanted to leave Madrid for free

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has revealed that club captain Sergio Ramos demanded to leave the club for China on a free transfer. According to Perez, Ramos and his agent approached the club with a claim that they had received a mouth-watering offer from China. However, the club declined the defender's request. In a chat with radio station Onda Cero, Perez said: "They (Ramos and his agent) came to see me in my office and told me they had a very good offer from China but the league rules over there wouldn't permit them to pay the transfer fee." "What was I going to tell him? We said this couldn't happen but we'd speak to the club to satisfy him but that Real Madrid could not afford to let its captain leave for free as that would set a terrible precedent for other players...
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Ramos slams refereeing decisions after 2 nil loss to Sociedad

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has criticized the referee for the decisions he made in Madrid's woeful 2 nil defeat to Real Sociedad at the Santiago Bernabeu in the La Liga on Sunday. The Los Blancos lost more ground in the race for the La Liga title after the defeat in the game in which Vinicius Junior was supposedly denied a penalty while Lucas Vazquez was red carded. Vazquez received his marching orders in the second half after he was handed a second yellow card. Ramos has gone on to describe the referee's decisions as scandalous, whilst bemoaning the lack of VAR. 'The referee played a big role in things. I've always defended the VAR system, but it has to be improved because what we've seen was scandalous,' Ramos said. READ Toby Alderweireld extends Spurs contract until 2020...
Salah confident of playing Egypt opener in Russia 2018
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Salah confident of playing Egypt opener in Russia 2018

  Mohammed Salah has expressed confidence that he will be fit enough to play a part in Egypt's Russia 2018 opener against Uruguay in Yekaterinburg next Friday according to reports from Marca. The 25-year-old suffered a shoulder injury during the UEFA Champions League final against Real Madrid but still expects to play in Egypt's first game. "Now I'm feeling better," Salah told the Spanish daily. "I'm hopeful of being able to play in our first game, but this will depend on how I feel when the day comes around." READ: Mohammed Salah – Stealing the spotlight from the Premier League’s big money attackers It can be recalled that Ramos insisted that Salah could have continued playing in the UCL final in Kiev if he had taken a pain-killing injection. However, Salah who was the...
Salah to be out for 3 to 4 weeks but could return sooner
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Salah to be out for 3 to 4 weeks but could return sooner

Egypt international and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is set to be on the sidelines for three to four weeks. Salah was forced off during the UCL final against Real Madrid and is desperate to represent Egypt in their third world cup adventure and first in 38 years. This was revealed by Liverpool physio, Ruben Pons in a chat with Spanish sports newspaper Marca: “He is sad about what happened but is totally focused on recovery, seeing when he can be ready,” “In principle it will be between three and four weeks but we will try to reduce those dates, that’s the big goal.” Egypt will begin their campaign in Russia against Uruguay on June 15, before facing Russia on June 19 and Saudi Arabia on June 25. Meanwhile, Salah who was injured by a challenge from Ramos is being treated in...
Ramos: Ronaldo goes home upset when he doesn’t score
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Ramos: Ronaldo goes home upset when he doesn’t score

  Sergio Ramos as revealed that Cristiano Ronaldo is not happy with his goal scoring form in the La Liga so far this season. Ronaldo was forced to endure another 90 minutes in the league without a goal, extending his domestic scoreless run to 3 in a row, as they won 3 nil against Las Palmas on Sunday. READ: TODAY'S FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS AND BETTING TIPS However, Ramos who isn't concerned with the  goal scoring form of the Portuguese hitman as well as that of Benzema, admitted that Ronaldo does get emotional when he fails to score, although he hit the woodwork three times against Las Palmas. 'Cristiano and Karim's goals will come in. Karim is more generous in that sense,' Ramos told Movistar. 'Cristiano is certainly going home upset when he does not score. 'But we do n...