Real Madrid Viktoria Plzen Champions League Tactical Analysis Analysis

Julen Lopetegui lives to fight another day with unconvincing win over Viktoria Plzen

Following defeat to CSKA Moscow in the Champions League and defeats to Levante and Alaves in La Liga, Julen Lopetegui and Real Madrid really...
Karim Benzema Champions League Tactical Analysis Statistics

Karim Benzema’s changing form from Moscow to Madrid

Karim Benzema has had an unusual career at the Santiago Bernabeu. This is his 10th season in Madrid, making him the third-longest serving current...
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Lucas Vazquez: A former liberator now in the shadows

If someone asked who Lucas Vazquez was four or five years ago, many football fans would have no idea who the Spaniard was. Now after...
Real Madrid Levante La Liga Tactical Analysis Statistics

Shock defeat to Levante surely spells the end for Julen Lopetegui at Real Madrid

In what could turn out to be Julen Lopetegui's last game in charge of Real Madrid, Los Blancos crashed to a humiliating 1-2 home...
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Five pensive points to look out for in an enhanced and revamped Real Madrid

This season's start to the LaLiga for Julen Lopetegui and Real Madrid was much better compared to the disastrous start last season until the...
Eden Hazard Real Madrid Tactical Analysis Statistics

Where would Chelsea’s Eden Hazard fit in at Real Madrid?

Following a stunning last-gasp defeat to Alaves in their most recent outing, Real Madrid's entourage has gone into overdrive with transfer speculation over the...
Alvaro Odriozola Real Madrid Tactical Analysis Statistics

Alvaro Odriozola: The ‘right’ man for Lopetegui’s Real Madrid

After spending 12 years at his youth club, on 5 July 2018, Real Madrid reached an agreement with Real Sociedad for the transfer of...
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Toni Kroos: The man in the middle

Player analysis on Toni Kroos and how he fits in at Real Madrid under Lopetegui With a four-game goal drought and zero wins in the same...
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Late defeat to Alaves stuns Real Madrid into crisis

Real Madrid's catastrophic form has continued heading into the international break, leading to speculation surrounding Julen Lopetegui's future after Alaves consigned them to four...
Real Madrid Goals Tactical Analysis Statistics

Are Real Madrid in trouble or is this just a temporary goal drought?

And yet again for the third consecutive game, Real Madrid not only failed to score a goal, but could not register a win either....