Zidane insists misfiring Ronaldo still remains world's best footballer
February 10, 2016 - 15:25 GMT
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has thrown his support behind an underperforming Cristiano Ronaldo, labelling the star striker as the best player in the world.
Riyad Mahrez
February 09, 2016 - 17:14 GMT
In 2010, Riyad Mahrez "didn't even know how to take a throw-in". And the rest is history...
February 06, 2016 - 16:24 GMT
The winger reached double figures for goals and assists in the Premier League this season - and only one player was quicker to the milestone in Europe...
Source: @TeleFootball
February 06, 2016 - 15:54 GMT
Goals from the German defender and Riyad Mahrez saw Claudio Ranieri's side send out a title message to their rivals with an emphatic victory at the Etihad Stadium
Zinedine Zidane
January 26, 2016 - 18:01 GMT
The 65-year-old believes his former player has what it takes to be a hit at the Bernabeu because he has the knowledge and skills - and because he has already worked with the squad
Riyad Mahrez
January 25, 2016 - 16:14 GMT
Football players and members of the media voted Leicester City star as the nation's best player, as he narrowly beat Yacine Brahimi to the award
I don't think it is necessary to reinforce the squad, says Zidane
January 23, 2016 - 18:30 GMT
The club have been handed a two-window transfer ban, which begins at the end of January, but despite that the coach has no intention of adding to his squad this month
January 22, 2016 - 16:02 GMT
The pair have been responsible for 28 goals between them thus far this season but their output has dried up in recent weeks, though the Potters boss is remaining wary
Karim Benzema
January 22, 2016 - 15:45 GMT
The retired striker has added his name to the list of current and former players hoping the Real Madrid star will be allowed to play at the tournament on home soil this summer
Zidane and Madrid could be in real bother amid transfer ban
January 19, 2016 - 17:25 GMT
Real Madrid have 10 goals in two games since Zinedine Zidane took over, all scored by the ‘BBC’ – Bale, Benzema and Cristiano.
Policemen look on as refugees from Syria demonstrate against violence near the Cologne main train station in Cologne, western Germany on January 16, 2016. (AFP/Patrik Stollarz)
January 18, 2016 - 19:00 GMT
The 26-year-old Algerian man is the first person to be arrested on sexual assault charges linked to the attacks.
January 18, 2016 - 18:11 GMT
The Algerian has been stripped of penalty duties by Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri after two recent misses led to dropped points
Germany has taken in hundreds of thousands of refugees in the past year. (AFP/File)
January 18, 2016 - 12:48 GMT
German politicians want to exclude Moroccans and Algerians from claiming asylum and label them "safe countries."
Mahrez's penalty miss
January 16, 2016 - 19:24 GMT
PHOTO Bunn dives to save Mahrez's penalty after Cissokho handled the ball in the box. Still 0-1 (39 mins) #AVLLEI
Samir Nasri
January 13, 2016 - 16:09 GMT
The Frenchman, who will miss the majority of the season with a serious tendon injury, is happy at the club despite having been identified as a likely candidate to leave.
Real Madrid's new French coach Zinedine Zidane looks on before the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs RC Deportivo La Coruna at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on January 9, 2016. AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN
January 10, 2016 - 16:57 GMT
After the jeers that marked Rafael Benitez's final matches in charge, the France legend is pleased to have Madrid fans on his side