David Alaba

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Sergio Busquets and the Alaba goal

"They scored with a shot, not with a move. It was an isolated action.” That's how Busquets described Madrid's first goal, by Alaba... but he was wrong.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Vinicius and Benzema to the rescue

Alfredo Relaño looks back on Real Madrid's labored victory against Valencia at the Mestalla, thanks to late goals from Vinicius and Benzema.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Real Madrid are so hard to beat!

Alfredo Relaño offers his thoughts on Real Madrid's win over Inter Milan in the sides' Champions League Group D opener on Wednesday.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Bale, Benzema, Hazard... and Vinicius

Ancelotti's first line-up featured the recently-returned Bale with Eden Hazard alongside Karim Benzema in the 1-4 win over Alavés, writes Alfredo Relaño.

Alfredo Relaño