MADRID - Real Madrid beat rivals Barcelona 2-1 at home in an entertaining, rain-soaked 'Clasico' on Saturday to stretch their winning run to six games in all competitions and go top of La Liga for the first time in three months. Karim Benzema put the champions in charge at a soggy Alfredo di Stefano stadium with a delightful backheel in the 14th minute while a deflected Toni Kroos free kick doubled their lead in the 28th.
Ronaldo has also won the Champions League at both Manchester United and Real Madrid, as well as league titles in England, Italy and Spain, and so he would fit in with PSG's aspirations. Tuttosport also suggest that Juventus in turn could sign Mauro Icardi, a player they have scouted for some time. PAPER GOSSIP - Manchester United are looking to bring back 28-year-old goalkeeper Sam Johnstone from West Bromwich Albion, according to the Sun. United have put Johnstone at the top of their wish list ...
Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele said he is upbeat over his future with the LaLiga giants amid ongoing speculation. Dembele is out of contract in 2022 and reports claim the Frenchman is nearing a three-year extension at Camp Nou. The 23-year-old, who has been hampered by injuries since arriving from Borussia Dortmund in 2017, was heavily linked with Manchester United prior to the 2020-21 campaign.
|Champions League (League Winners): Real Madrid|
|Champions League (League Position): Atlético de Madrid, Barcelona, Sevilla|
|Europa Cup (League Position): Real Sociedad, Real Betis, Villarreal|
|Relegation (League Position): Elche, Alavés, Eibar|