Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane described his side’s first-half display in their 3-2 win against Levante as “phenomenal”.
Karim Benzema struck twice as Real Madrid held on for their first home win of the season by beating Levante 3-2.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is ready to put his faith in Gareth Bale as he looks set to stay at the Bernabeu.
The new LaLiga season begins this weekend. Here, PA picks out five players to watch in the Spanish top flight over the coming year.
Maurizio Sarri will work out which of his systems can prove the best fit for Juventus after witnessing Chelsea’s reliance on Eden Hazard cause defensive issues elsewhere in the team.
Manchester City and Liverpool dominate the shortlist for the Premier League’s Player of the Season award with Chelsea’s Eden Hazard the only man on the seven-strong list not to play for either of the title challengers.
Brighton boss Chris Hughton would be grateful to see “world-class” Eden Hazard named on Chelsea’s bench for a second successive match.
Cardiff boss Neil Warnock will face no action over his on-field behaviour following Sunday’s controversial Premier League defeat by Chelsea, Press Association Sport understands.
Neil Warnock says his wife would not have stopped him if he wanted to “to thump the referee and linesman” after Cardiff’s controversial defeat by Chelsea.
Maurizio Sarri says Eden Hazard is in the position to end the uncertainty over his Chelsea future at any moment by agreeing an offer to extend his contract.
Eden Hazard struck the winning penalty as Chelsea beat Nice 5-4 in a shootout after their Champions Cup clash ended 0-0 at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois failed to report for training on Monday as doubts over his future at Stamford Bridge intensified.