Soccer Insider: Real Madrid


Posted at 09:49 PM ET, 03/23/2014

Video: Barcelona 4, Real Madrid 3

Living up to “clasico” billing, Lionel Messi upstaged Cristiano Ronaldo on Real Madrid’s turf to reassert Barcelona’s title credentials.

By Steven Goff  |  09:49 PM ET, 03/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FC Barcelona, Real Madrid

Posted at 12:08 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Video: Ronaldo's free kick, header and hug

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice -- on a splendid free kick and powerful header -- as Real Madrid defeated Chelsea, 3-1, in the International Champions Cup final in Miami.

By Steven Goff  |  12:08 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chelsea, International Champions Cup, Real Madrid

Posted at 07:07 PM ET, 04/24/2013

Borussia Dortmund 4, Real Madrid 1 (Yes, 4-1)

Borussia Dortmund continues Germany's demolition of elite Spanish clubs with a 4-1 victory over Real Madrid in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League semifinals.

By Steven Goff  |  07:07 PM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Real Madrid, uefa champions league

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 02/18/2013

Soccer and society: Madrid to Mason

Angel Cabrera, George Mason University's new president, discusses his love for soccer and, in particular, his boyhood favorite, Real Madrid.

By Steven Goff  |  08:36 AM ET, 02/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FC Barcelona, ncaa soccer, Real Madrid, Soccer and Society

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Soccer and society

Soccer and society intersect in our everyday lives, even here in America. A few anecdotes:

By Steven Goff  |  04:09 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cristiano ronaldo, Real Madrid, rfk stadium, soccer, tottenham

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Weekend TV & streaming video listings

Barcelona vs. Real Madrid! Superclasico! Messi vs. Ronaldo! But unless you have beIN Sport, you won't be able to see it. The 81-game list also includes Club America vs. Chivas and AC Milan vs. Inter Milan.

By Steven Goff  |  06:05 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Real Madrid, TV listings

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 08/30/2012

UEFA Champions League draw results

In the group stage, Premier League champion Manchester City will face Real Madrid, Ajax and Borussia Dortmund

By Steven Goff  |  01:42 PM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, Manchester United, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Juventus, PSG

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 08/06/2012

Monday kickaround: U.S. women’s Olympic semifinal, Columbus Crew tragedy, 60,908 for Seattle Sounders, Charlie Davies in Denmark, Real Madrid in Las Vegas

U.S. women’s Olympic semifinal, Columbus Crew tragedy, 60,908 for Seattle Sounders, Charlie Davies in Denmark, Real Madrid in Las Vegas

By Steven Goff  |  09:45 AM ET, 08/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Olympics, MLS, Real Madrid, Columbus Crew, Charlie Davies

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 08/03/2012

Video: Real Madrid routs Los Angeles Galaxy, 5-1, in front of record crowd at Home Depot Center

Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid routed MLS’s Los Angeles Galaxy, 5-1, at Home Depot Center.

By Steven Goff  |  09:47 AM ET, 08/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Los Angeles Galaxy, Real Madrid, MLS

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 07/10/2012

Tuesday kickaround: D.C. United, MLS coaches, U.S. Open Cup, Hope Solo, Real Madrid vs. Barcelona

D.C. United, MLS coaches, U.S. Open Cup, Hope Solo, Real Madrid vs. Barcelona

By Steven Goff  |  09:03 AM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, U.S. Open Cup, Hope Solo, Barcelona, Real Madrid

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 07/02/2012

List of international friendlies this summer: Real Madrid, Chelsea, AC Milan, Liverpool, Spurs, Aston Villa, Roma, Montpellier, Lyon, PSG, Stoke, Nottingham Forest

About 40 summer friendlies are scheduled in United States & Canada, including visits by Real Madrid and Chelsea.

By Steven Goff  |  02:46 PM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Real Madrid, AC Milan, Chelsea, PSG, MLS

Posted at 08:11 PM ET, 05/07/2012

Juventus vs. D.C. United friendly July 28 at RFK Stadium all but finalized

Juventus, the Serie A champion, are planning to play D.C. United at RFK Stadium on July 28.

By Steven Goff  |  08:11 PM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Juventus, MLS, Serie A, Real Madrid, Chelsea, AC Milan

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 04/26/2012

Weekend soccer TV & online listings: Manchester City vs. Manchester United, Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, Eredivisie, Scotland, MLS, NASL, USL, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil

Manchester City vs. Manchester United, Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, Eredivisie, Scotland, MLS, NASL, USL, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil

By Steven Goff  |  03:03 PM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, Real Madrid, Manchester United, Manchester City, MLS, D.C. United

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 04/18/2012

UEFA Champions League video: Bayern Munich notches late goal to defeat Real Madrid in first leg of semifinal

Bayern Munich edged Real Madrid 2-1 in the first leg of a Champions League semifinal. Barcelona visits Chelsea today.

By Steven Goff  |  09:38 AM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, Lionel Messi, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Chelsea

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Messi, Barcelona blast Osasuna, 8-0; Real Madrid falls at Levante, 1-0

Lionel Messi scored three goals as Barcelona destroyed Osasuna, 8-0, while Real Madrid dropped a 1-0 decision at Levante.

By Steven Goff  |  11:01 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Real Madrid

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 09/15/2011

Weekend soccer TV and online listings: Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, MLS, Mexico, U.S. women’s friendly

68 soccer matches, including Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United, are available in the United States this weekend

By Steven Goff  |  01:18 PM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, MLS, Manchester United, Barcelona, Real Madrid, U.S. women

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 09/08/2011

Weekend soccer TV and online listings: Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, MLS, Mexico, NCAA, Beach World Cup

68 matches are available on TV and online this weekend, including the English Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga and MLS.

By Steven Goff  |  12:39 PM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, MLS, Manchester United, Barcelona, Real Madrid

Posted at 06:57 PM ET, 08/17/2011

Lionel Messi goal in 88th minute lifts Barcelona over Real Madrid for Spanish Super Cup title, 3-2

Lionel Messi scores the tiebreaking goal in the 88th minute to pace Barcelona to a 3-2 win over Real Madrid.

By Steven Goff  |  06:57 PM ET, 08/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Real Madrid

Posted at 01:57 AM ET, 07/24/2011

MLS roundup: middle finger, hat trick, goal from midfield, announcing fail, RFK woes, sweet strikes

A wild night around MLS produced great goals, a middle finger, a hat trick, a goal from midfield, closer calls for Manchester United and Real Madrid, and another D.C. United letdown at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:57 AM ET, 07/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Manchester United, Real Madrid

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 07/21/2011

Weekend soccer TV listings: Copa America, MLS, Manchester United, Real Madrid, Juventus, Manchester City, Everton, German Super Cup, Mexico, Brazil, WPS, USL

The Copa America final and Manchester United and Real Madrid friendlies in the United States are among the 28 matches available for live viewing.

By Steven Goff  |  03:41 PM ET, 07/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, Copa America, Manchester United, Real Madrid, D.C. United, MLS, WPS

Posted at 11:46 PM ET, 07/16/2011

Cristiano Ronaldo wonderful goal for Real Madrid in friendly at Los Angeles Galaxy

Video of Cristiano Ronaldo’s outstanding goal for Real Madrid vs. Los Angeles Galaxy

By Steven Goff  |  11:46 PM ET, 07/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Real Madrid, MLS

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 07/08/2011

Real Madrid roster for U.S. tour

Cristiano Ronaldo, Kaka and Iker Casillas are among the 24 players named to the Real Madrid roster for this summer’s U.S. tour.

By Steven Goff  |  03:01 PM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Real Madrid, World Football Challenge

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 05/12/2011

Thursday kickaround: USA vs. Spain, Gold Cup roster, Real Madrid, WPS, MLS, Scottish coach attacked, Americans abroad, soccer on TV

Tickets sales for USA-Spain friendly surpass 50,000. Real Madrid sets another U.S. tour venue. Video of Scottish coach attacked. WPS problems continue. Americans abroad. TV listings.

By Steven Goff  |  10:13 AM ET, 05/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Real Madrid, U.S. national team, Spain, MLS, WPS

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 05/03/2011

Tuesday kickaround: USA vs. Spain, Zak Whitbread, Diego Restrepo, Kelyn Rowe, Eddie Johnson, Barcelona vs. Real Madrid

USA vs. Spain ticket sales, Norwich promotion with an American defender, other Americans abroad, Barcelona vs. Real Madrid TV

By Steven Goff  |  09:52 AM ET, 05/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Real Madrid, Americans abroad

Posted at 12:14 AM ET, 04/21/2011

Video: Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal for Real Madrid vs. Barcelona in Copa del Rey final

Cristiano Ronaldo’s header in added time sinks Barcelona, 1-0, in the Copa del Rey final

By Steven Goff  |  12:14 AM ET, 04/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Real Madrid, Barcelona

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 04/14/2011

Weekend soccer TV listings: Real Madrid vs. Barcelona, MLS, Premier League, FA Cup, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, WPS

Real Madrid vs. Barcelona highlights the soccer TV programming of more than 45 matches

By Steven Goff  |  04:18 PM ET, 04/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Soccer TV, Real Madrid, Barcelona

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 04/13/2011

UEFA Champions League semifinals: Real Madrid vs. Barcelona, Manchester United vs. Schalke

Real Madrid and Schalke join Manchester United and Barcelona in the Champions League semifinals.

By Steven Goff  |  04:30 PM ET, 04/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, Real Madrid, Barcelona, Schalke, Manchester United