The pair are persistently linked with moves away from the Bernabeu
Champagne looks to burst the bubble of the long-serving Fifa overlord in next year’s presidential elections
David Moyes reportedly keen to sign the Juventus pair
The ever-feared Christmas party passed by in Madrid without any drama after the squad enjoyed a well-manured sit down meal together
In rugby the saying is “forwards win matches, backs decide by how many”. Football, being less based on territory and lower scoring, cannot be reduced to such a simple tenet, but while goalscorers are the most prized players, international matches tend to be won and lost in the midfield engine room.
Jose Mourinho worked with Ozil at Real Madrid and recognised that there is no other player quite like the German attacking midfielder
Ozil transforms them from a club which world-class players leave to one which they join
As the dealing reaches fever pitch, Borrusia Dortmund show you can join football's big boys without buying success
David Moyes hardly made the brightest start to his attempt to replace the man who won 13 Premier League titles and served Manchester United with distinction for 26 years.
Whatever happens to Gareth Bale, whatever happens to Wayne Rooney, there will be some British influence at Real Madrid next season.
Chelsea could benefit from two-for-one offer if manager makes return to Stamford Bridge
Chart-topping boy band JLS will be the headline act at the opening ceremony of a charity football match between Manchester United and Real Madrid legends.
Racist? The French? Hardly, if a popular annual poll of the most admired celebrities in France is to be believed.
England manager told French counterpart he was dreading being drawn together
Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has strengthened his position at the Bernabeu by becoming head of football operations.
Zinedine Zidane will start working as Real Madrid's Director of Football from next week, the former France great said yesterday. The 39-year-old, who was voted World Player of the Year on three occasions, has been working at the Spanish club as president Florentino Perez's special adviser.