• Real Madrid 2-1 Sporting Gijon: Ronaldo double gives Real victory

    Real Madrid 2-1 Sporting Gijon: Ronaldo double gives Real victory

    The Portugal international scored twice in the opening 20 minutes to give the Spanish giants a hard-fought victory on Saturday, despite the visitors’ late pressure.

    Real Madrid were let off the hook by Duje Cop’s missed penalty as Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in an unconvincing 2-1 win over Sporting Gijon at a sodden Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday.

    La Liga leaders Madrid were without star man Gareth Bale, who has been ruled out for up to four months with an ankle tendon injury, […]

  • Atletico Madrid 5-0 Sporting Gijon: Griezmann & Torres at the double as hosts cruise

    Atletico Madrid 5-0 Sporting Gijon: Griezmann & Torres at the double as hosts cruise

    Both strikers scored twice, with Kevin Gameiro also on target, as Diego Simeone’s side picked up all three points with a convincing victory at the Vicente Calderon.

    Antoine Griezmann produced another stellar performance with two goals to propel Atletico Madrid to a 5-0 win over Sporting Gijon at the Vicente Calderon.

    Fernando Torres also scored twice, the second from the spot, while Kevin Gameiro added another as Atletico ended a week which saw coach Diego Simeone reduce his contract on a high.

    Griezmann […]