UEFA on Tuesday took legal action to remove the judge from a Spanish court case thwarting the attempt to punish Barcelona, Real Madrid and Juventus.
UEFA have nullified legal action against breakaway Super League clubs Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus.
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Manchester City reminded why they are champions, Madrid hit a bump in the road, Inter and Atalanta enthralled and Arsenal claimed derby-day spoils.
Thibaut Courtois has criticised the referee's failure to award Real Madrid a penalty in their 0-0 draw with Villarreal.
Alaba and Courtois led by example, but Real Madrid's star-studded attack couldn't generate a decisive chance in a 0-0 draw.
Real Madrid played Villarreal to a scoreless draw in LaLiga action on Saturday.
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Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti has backed Karim Benzema to be a Ballon d'Or contender this year after an extraordinary start to the LaLiga season
Karim Benzema said he plays for those who "know" the game. Evidenced by his fine form, we've only just begun to understand it as well as he does.
Even without Lionel Messi or Sergio Ramos, there'll be plenty of starpower when Barcelona host Real Madrid in 'El Clasico' on Oct. 24.
Karim Benzema secured another man-of-the-match performance for Real Madrid on Wednesday -- and in the process hit his 200th LaLiga goal.
Marco Asensio has been starved of minutes this season, but he made the most of his chance from Carlo Ancelotti with a hat trick on a stellar night.
Marco Asensio scored a hat-trick and Karim Benzema had a brace as Real Madrid beat Mallorca in LaLiga action on Wednesday.
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti said "winning comes first" rather than playing with an entertaining style after a pair of late wins last week.
A judge has demanded UEFA comply with an injunction ordering the suspension of disciplinary proceedings over the ESL project, or face punishment.