The league is on hold in November to let the players fight for a spot in the upcoming 2016 UEFA European Championship with their national teams. So, the last week of the month will be really giddy with three games for Real Madrid, two of the Premier League and one of the Champions League.
November has been a great month for Real Madrid. The team has won all two matches corresponding to journey 10 and 11 of the Spanish La Liga. With the victory over Barcelona F.C., Real Madrid places itself as first place in the standings, two points ahead of its eternal rival and three ahead of Valencia -in the third place.
Winning to Liverpool was also a great achievement that positioned Real Madrid as the leader of Group B in the Champion League. In fact, Real Madrid maintains a huge advantage over its contenders, being six points ahead of the second team the F.C. Basel.
Regarding the players, the big new is the injury of Luka Modric that will keep him away of the fields at least three months. Ancelotti loses one of its great players, let’s see how he manage it.. Another great new is the recovery of Iker Casillas; his mojo is back! or at least it seems so, after several great saves playing with the Spanish national team.
In December, Real Madrid will face Celta and Sevilla -fifth and seventh in the ranking- at home. They will also play against Almeria as a visitor. Regarding the Europe’s Champions League “los blancos” will face Ludogorets in Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. This will be a short month since La Liga will pause before Christmas and wont’s be back until January 3rd.
Remeber any of this matches will make a great Christmas present, buy now your Real Madrid tickets for 2015.
On December 3rd, Real Madrid got a new record for the Hall of Fame. Ancelotti’s team has won ten consecutive games in the Copa del Rey competition. The previous record also belonged to Real Madrid, but this time to the 2012’s team with Mourinho as coach.
FIFA Club World Cup 2014
Real Madrid have had three days to prepare for the match against Cruz Azul in the Clubs World Cup. This title will be hard to reach, since Cruz Azul team is emerging as a major rival. The Mexican team defeated the Wanderers in Rabat. They are expecting to do the same in Marrakech with against Real Madrid, considered the favorite to win this competition. Will Real Madrid win due to the absences of Modric and James? Tomorrow, December 16th at 20: 30h we’ll know.
CRUZ AZUL 0 – REAL MADRID 4 (Sergio Ramos 14′, Benzema 36′, Gareth Bale 50′ and Isco 72′)
The final of the FIFA Club World Cup 2014 will take place on Stade de Marrakech next December 20th at 8:30 p.m. between Real Madrid and San Lorenzo de Almagro.
SAN LORENZO 0 – REAL MADRID 2 (Sergio Ramos 37′ and Bale 51′)
Real Madrid La Liga matches in December 2014
- Saturday 6th at 8:00 p.m. Real Madrid – Celta in Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Buy it now!
REAL MADRID 3 – CELTA 0 (Ronaldo 36′, Ronaldo 64′ and Ronaldo 81′)
- Friday 12th at 8:45 p.m. Almeria – Real Madrid.
ALMERIA 1 – REAL MADRID 4 (Isco 34′, Verza 39′, Gareth Bale 42′, Cristiano Ronaldo 81′ and Cristiano Ronaldo 88′)
Saturday 20th or Sunday 21st Real Madrid – Sevilla in Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.(This match has been postponed, as Real Madrid will be playing the FIFA Club World Cup in December, instead it will be played on February 4th, 2015). Buy your tickets now!
Real Madrid Champions League matches in December 2014
- Tuesday 9th at 8:45 p.m. Real Madrid – Ludogorets in Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.
REAL MADRID 4 – LUDOGORETS 0 (Ronaldo 20′, Bale 37′, Arbeloa 79′ and Medrán 87′)