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Real Madrid beat Sevilla in goalfest
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Real Madrid beat Sevilla in goalfest

Oct 31 2013, 3:25am CDT | by IANS

Madrid, Oct 31 (IANS) Gareth Bale was able to put some of the doubts over his early season form behind him as he scored twice and set up two more in Real Madrid's chaotic and wildly entertaining 7-3 win over Sevilla in the Spanish La Liga.

Madrid, Oct 31 — Gareth Bale was able to put some of the doubts over his early season form behind him as he scored twice and set up two more in Real Madrid's chaotic and wildly entertaining 7-3 win...

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Real Madrid beat Sevilla in goalfest

Oct 31 2013, 3:25am CDT | by IANS

Madrid, Oct 31 (IANS) Gareth Bale was able to put some of the doubts over his early season form behind him as he scored twice and set up two more in Real Madrid's chaotic and wildly entertaining 7-3 win over Sevilla in the Spanish La Liga.

Madrid, Oct 31 — Gareth Bale was able to put some of the doubts over his early season form behind him as he scored twice and set up two more in Real Madrid's chaotic and wildly entertaining 7-3 win over Sevilla in the Spanish La Liga.

Bale had been questioned in the press following his side's 1-2 defeat to FC Barcelona Saturday night, but he was in the starting 11 as Real Madrid entertained a Sevilla side that had not won away in their last 21 league games, reports Xinhua.

The Welshman opened the score after 13 minutes after a flowing team move. His second of the night 27 minutes later had more than a touch off a defender to wrong-foot Sevilla goalkeeper, Beto.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a penalty to put Madrid 3-0 ahead after a foul on Isco.

The game looked to be virtually over. However Sevilla pulled a goal back from the penalty spot themselves following a foul by Sergio Ramos. Carlos Bacca got the visitors right back into the match in the 39th minute after fine work from Jairo down the Sevilla left.

Sevilla had further chances but following a save from Diego Lopez the play swept to the other end to allow Karim Benzema to make it 4-2 after 52 minutes.

Ronaldo netted his second of the night on the hour mark following a pass from Bale from the right wing. It looked all over but Rakitic's second gave Sevilla a glimmer of hope.

Ronaldo got his hat-trick when his deflected shot looped into the back of the net 20 minutes from time.

Although Sevilla could have pulled one back from the third penalty of the night, Rakitic blazed over the bar, before Benzema headed his second of the night home from close range.

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Nov 5 2014 5:10am CST | Source: CaughtOffside

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Ancelotti on Ronaldo failing to score v Liverpool, confirms Bale starts v Rayo Vallecano

Nov 5 2014 4:36am CST | Source: 101 great goals

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti spoke to the press after the 1-0 win over Liverpool.With Cristiano Ronaldo in such great form, no one could believe that the Portuguese forward failed to score against a weakened Liverpool side.Ancelotti, as ever, hailed Ronaldo for his link-up play with Karim Benzema.Later on in the video above, Ancelotti also talks about Gareth Bale who he confirms will start against Rayo Vallecano on Saturday. Man City v CSKA Moscow – SP ...
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Carlo Ancelotti Says Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid Went Easy on Liverpool

Nov 5 2014 3:45am CST | Source: Bleacher Report

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti admitted his side "did not play at a high tempo" during the Champions League victory over Liverpool "because we did not need to."Los Blancos scored in the 27th minute through Karim Benzema and dictated proceedings for the rest of the match. Liverpool rarely threatened and managed just four attempts on goal to the home side's 27, recorded by WhoScored.com, as Brendan Rodgers ushered in a slew of ...
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Only Six Footballers In The World’s Top 20 Best Paid Athletes: Man United Loanee And Real Madrid Legend Included

Nov 4 2014 4:01pm CST | Source: CaughtOffside

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Real Madrid vs. Liverpool: Final score 1-0, Los Merengues coast

Nov 4 2014 3:38pm CST | Source: SBNation

The Reds' second team actually put in a respectable showing. Real Madrid are through to the knockout stage of the Champions League, while Liverpool have lots of work left to do after losing again. They did well to avoid a blowout, but are still in a tricky spot after a 1-0 loss. Though Madrid weren't nearly as rampant in this match as they were at Anfield, their superiority was clear from the o ...
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Liverpool rest Steven Gerrard, Raheem Sterling while Gareth Bale sits for Real Madrid

Nov 4 2014 12:40pm CST | Source: SBNation

Brendan Rodgers has heavily rotated his Liverpool team for their Champions League clash away at Real Madrid. Brendan Rodgers has elected to heavily rotate his Liverpool team for their Champions League clash away at Real Madrid today. Regular first-teamers Raheem Sterling, Mario Balotelli, Steven Gerrard, Philippe Coutinho and Jordan Henderson all drop to the bench for the Reds, in a lineup that suggests manager ...
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Real Madrid vs. Liverpool: Tactical Preview of Champions League Bernabeu Clash

Nov 4 2014 6:12am CST | Source: Bleacher Report

Liverpool travel to Spain to take on Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday and will look to banish the memories of their recent 3-0 loss. Anfield applauded Cristiano Ronaldo—a former Manchester United midfielder!—off the pitch after an absolute masterclass in October, and Brendan Rodgers knows he's going to have to make some serious changes to avoid a pasting against the reigning European champions.   Real Madrid Setup Carlo Ancelotti has a selection dilemma by t ...
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Real Madrid v Liverpool odds – Fancy Ronaldo 3/1 anytime goalscorer in Champions League clash tonight?

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Real Madrid Predicted XI V Liverpool: Gareth Bale Set To Miss Out For Spanish Ace

Nov 4 2014 5:29am CST | Source: CaughtOffside

Carlo Ancelotti looks set to stick with the team that has won eleven consecutive games Here is Real Madrid's expected starting lineup for their Champions League clash with Liverpool... SEE MORE Live Real Madrid vs. Liverpool Streaming And Champions League Match Preview Real Madrid Vs Liverpool: Brendan Rodgers Believes Cristiano Ronaldo Is the Best Player In the World Liverpool Set To Drop Captain Steven Gerrard For Champions League Trip To Real Madrid GK) Iker Casillas Ba ...
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Barcelona Transfer News: Luis Suarez Reveals Madrid Talks, Hails Lionel Messi

Nov 4 2014 4:18am CST | Source: Bleacher Report

Barcelona's big summer signing, Luis Suarez, has revealed he spoke to Real Madrid about a possible transfer before he agreed to join the Catalan super club. Football Espana provides the quotes from an interview Suarez did with RAC 1's Primer Toc programme, where the Uruguay international spoke of Madrid's interest: There were conversations with Real Madrid, although at no point did I ever feel close to joining them. However, when my age ...
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