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Ronaldo rested for Leganes game, Modric and Marcelo injured

The 33-year-old has been in red-hot form of late, netting 10 goals in his last six outings across all competitions, but Madrid will have to cope without the Portuguese's services at Estadio Municipal de Butarque. Real Madrid sets out to exact revenge for its early Copa del Rey ouster when it takes on Leganes on a rescheduled La Liga match on Wednesday. "I think it's a small problem and as always I have every faith in everyone that works here, the doctors and physios, that they will ...


Chelsea 1-1 FC Barcelona: Tactical analysis

Chelsea 1-1 FC Barcelona: Tactical analysis

He is only 21 and it is great he can play with that maturity. The much-awaited European classic between Chelsea and FC Barcelona lived up to its hype and produced an enthralling encounter. At the end of the game we are disappointed with the final result. Graham Hunter, Barcelona: This, of course, is most important for the fact that the Camp Nou leg of this tie is not only alive, it's bristling with interest and tension.


Mikaela Shiffrin wouldn't commit to competing in downhill after second training run

Mikaela Shiffrin wouldn't commit to competing in downhill after second training run

Lindsey was tearful talking after the run saying she wish she could continue but she wasn't sure she could make it back in four years. There must be a lot of pressure on them. The Swiss skier will try to match her sister Dominique and earn a gold medal of her own. Four years ago, Slovenia's Tina Maze and Switzerland's Dominique Gisin tied for the downhill title with the same time down to the hundredth of a second.


Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics

Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics

Defending champion Anna Veith of Austria earned the silver , finishing 0.01 seconds back, and Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein captured bronze . But the bubbly 25-year-old kept her poise to clinch the women's downhill gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang .



Olympics 2018: Lindsey Vonn finishes tied for 5th in super-G

I would have liked a gold medal, but honestly this is incredible, and I'm so proud", Vonn said to NBC's Heather Cox . "And I don't think that there are a lot of people now in our government that do that". Chen placed fourth in last year's world championships and is the 2017 national champion. When asked for her reaction after seeing her name flash on top of the leaderboard, Ledecka said she thought, "This must be some mistake, that they're going to switch the time for some others".


Staying calm is key for United, says Mourinho

Staying calm is key for United, says Mourinho

Stay with us until then for build-up to this Champions League clash. I don't think it's possible to score six here. Much has been made of how Mourinho sets-up in midfield but I think we could see him play with three in the middle - especially when United aren't in possession - with Jesse Lingard dropping a little deeper alongside Pogba and Matic sitting in front of the defence .