Real Madrid scraped a draw against an Athletic Bilbao side who put in one of their best performances of the season in the Bernabeu in a game played in the shadow of Bayern Munich. Inaki Williams put the visitors ahead with a delicious chip in the first half with Cristiano Ronaldo salvaging a point with the faintest of touches from Luka Modric's 87th-minute shot.
As so often in 2018, no fresh injury concerns for Zinedine Zidane, who will have a full squad minus Nacho available for the...
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane could be without Luka Modric and Dani Carvajal for Sunday evening's La Liga trip to Malaga, with Cristiano Ronaldo among the players likely to be rested for the trip following midweek Champions League exertions.
Modric appeared to pick up the problem in the first half of Wednesday's Champions League quarterfinal second leg at home against Juventus but played on until he was replaced by Mateo Kovacic with a quarter-hour remaining.
Football super-agent Pini Zahavi has suggested Neymar is unlikely to move to Real Madrid while Cristiano Ronaldo is still there, telling Polish news outlet Przeglad Sportowy there is only room for one superstar per team.
But Zahavi also called his new client Robert Lewandowski the "best forward in the world," following a report last month that claimed he had reached an agreement in principle for the Bayern Munich striker to move to the Bernabeu this summer.