Gareth Bale was brought to Real Madrid for a then world record fee in the summer of 2013 and hailed as a future replacement for Ronaldo.
"Messi often gets us out of jail in hard games against low blocks and obviously we want him to get better as soon as possible".
Real Madrid director confirms a decision on Julen Lopetegui ahead of El Clasico this weekend, according to Emilio Butragueno.
"We have to take advantage of it and see where that takes us". "The Clasico is always the Clasico". Let us look at the result of the last five El Clasico games. The team went winless in five consecutive games, losing four of them. Gerard Pique had given the Catalonians the lead, but Karim Benzema scored from close range to level the two sides.
For Valverde, Madrid are even more risky when they are desperate for a victory over their chief rival.
Following the match, fans took to social media to hail Barcelona's "team effort" and emphatic victory even with Messi on the sidelines.
The La Liga champions would relish the opportunity to sign the 26-year-old Salah as he is still in the prime of his career, although Don Balon suggest Barca will need to sell assets in order to raise funds for any potential move for Salah.
Speaking in an exclusive interview with ESPN FC, the Atletico Madrid striker said he's looking forward to watching the match and that Barcelona are still talented enough to win without their injured superstar. The victor by Messi was his 500th goal for Barcelona and what a stage to claim the prize.
"Real Madrid remain a top team, either with or without Cristiano". On the Real Madrid side, it's likely Isco or Marco Asensio, but because Barcelona is in a good moment, expect something huge from somebody like Philippe Coutinho or Ousmane Dembele. The win also handed over the initiative to Barcelona in the league who could have had more from the game.
Karim Benzema was long seen as the ideal strike partner for Cristiano Ronaldo, with the French striker often setting up goals for CR7. The game will also be remembered for Dani Carvajal's sending off who handled the ball on the line and gave away a penalty which Messi dispatched easily. Real Madrid 0 - 3 Barcelona.
In the group's other match, Tottenham conceded late to draw 2-2 at PSV Eindhoven, leaving both with only one point.
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen is expected to start in between the sticks. The Belgium worldwide has kept only one clean sheet in his last five La Liga matches but will hope to do so against Barcelona. I am convinced about what we are doing and we are thinking about preparing for Sunday's game, which is very important and one for which we have great ambition.
After throwing only six pitches of relief in Game 3, Eduardo Rodriguez largely stymied the Dodgers over the first five innings . Nunez got knocked on his back again on the play at first, but stayed in the game as Boston had no one left on its bench.
It wasn't until this gaffe, however, that NBC showed (in non-anonymous source fashion) how they truly felt about her. At the time, her contract at Fox was up for renewal and she said she was searching for new opportunities.
We're thankful to the fans who have watched these two seasons, and for the partnership we've shared on this series. Both Tom Hiddleston and Elizabeth Olsen are slated to reprise their big-screen personas for the small screen.
Rapoport says Elway is "extremely angry" and all options, including releasing the second-year quarterback, are still on the table. Elway, who played in the National Football League at the same time as Jim Kelly, remains close friends with the former Bills QB.
After all, the Raiders find themselves playing from behind a fair amount and this should equate to even more looks for Nelson. It didn't help that he has just 22 catches for 280 yards through six games this season.
Video from the hospital showed adults wailing in grief as children covered in blood were rushed from ambulances into the building. In April of this year, a 28-year-old man killed nine middle school students, claiming later that he had been bullied in school.
Tuesday, saying, "Melvin Rowland, the suspect in the fatal shooting on campus, has been located and is no longer a threat". Her mother wrote on Twitter that Lauren McCluskey had been returning to her university apartment from a night class .
Asked if he would be disappointed if he did not start against Burnley on Sunday, Loftus-Cheek said: "I'm not thinking about that". Chelsea striker Álvaro Morata has explained how he fits into Maurizio Sarri's new style Blues team.
Mookie Betts put up an MVP-caliber year and has ignited the Red Sox offense through two games of the World Series. Thursday's travel day gives the Red Sox's formidable bullpen a chance to rest and recharge itself.
Here are three things we learnt from the match. "I suffer and I suffer even more when I see [Manchester City] play so wonderfully. Zlatan Ibrahimović has continued to roll back the years at LA Galaxy and made a devastating impact in the MLS .
Rescuers give assistance to a person who was wounded after the escalator started running too fast before crashing. People on the parallel escalator can be seen trying to grab those on the broken machine and pull them to safety.
Suspect identified in Louisville grocery store shooting
The new development supports the theory that the shooting may have been a racially motivated hate crime, WAVE 3 News reported . The FBI said in a statement that it is "evaluating the evidence to determine if there were any violations of federal law".
Bound Central American migrants on the move in Mexico
She was riding in a motorcycle taxi designed for two with her three children, as well as another mother and her daughter. Every time they stopped to serve, migrants flung their small packs aboard their pickup, hoping to catch a ride.
Vodafone Qatar raises awareness about breast cancer
Women whose breast cancer is detected in its early stages have a 93 percent survival rate, so screening is particularly important. If not, no worries, now that you know do book an appointment with the doctors ASAP. "Say your prayer and do what you need to do.
Fabinho ready to prove worth at Liverpool, says Klopp
Reid witnessed Roberto Firmino's late victor against PSG and is relishing his first game against Jurgen Klopp's side. Reid was born in the west country and made almost 160 appearances for hometown club Bristol City.