Barcelona 1-3 Real Madrid: Cristiano Ronaldo scores and sent off

Cristiano Ronaldo scored and was then sent off as Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 in the Spanish Super Cup first leg. Gerard Pique slid Marcelo’s cross into his own net before Lionel Messi levelled with a penalty. Ronaldo, who was a substitute, restored Real’s lead when he ran from halfway before smashing an effort home….

Classy Real Madrid beat Man Utd in Super Cup

Manchester United were outclassed as Spanish and European champions Real Madrid retained the Uefa Super Cup victory in a sweltering Skopje. Madrid dominated from the start and led when Casemiro – who earlier hit the bar – slid in a half volley. They doubled their lead when Isco calmly slotted in from eight yards after…

Man Utd beat Real Madrid on penalties after Lindelof error

Manchester United beat Real Madrid on penalties after their pre-season game finished 1-1 in Santa Clara. Anthony Martial created Jesse Lingard’s first-half opener for United with a brilliant piece of skill on the left. Casemiro levelled for Real from the penalty spot after United’s new £31m defender Victor Lindelof brought down Theo Hernandez with a…

Chelsea agree £60m deal for Real striker Morata

Chelsea have agreed a deal to sign Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata for about £60m. The Spain international must now agree personal terms and pass a medical to complete the transfer. The 24-year-old would be the Premier League champions’ fourth signing of the summer, after goalkeeper Willy Caballero, defender Antonio Rudiger and midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko….

Gossip: Hamilton to Ferrari rumours, plus Alonso's Real Madrid gift

Tuesday, 18 July Renault are weighing up the prospect of running Robert Kubica at the post-Hungarian Grand Prix test to further evaluate whether he can make a comeback next year. (Autosport) Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has rejected talk linking three-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton with a switch to Ferrari. (Eurosport) Formula 1 should…

Adnan Januzaj: Man Utd agree fee of about £9.8m with Real Sociedad

Manchester United have agreed a fee of about £9.8m with Real Sociedad for Belgium winger Adnan Januzaj. Januzaj, 22, was told he could find another club this summer by United manager Jose Mourinho. He returned from an unsuccessful campaign on loan at Sunderland and was left out of Mourinho’s squad for the pre-season tour of…