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Clásico all-time top scorers

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Clásico all-time top scorers

Barcelona captain Lionel Messi leads the list of Clásico all-time top scorers, while Real Madrid's Karim Benzema is one goal of way from reaching 10th in the ranking.

Jonathan Meaney

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Recognition and admiration for Di Stéfano

AS had a fine initiative recently as they asked some of their key collaborators (along with Spanish film director José Luis Garci) to chose their best XI of all-time...

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Cash strapped Real Madrid forced to draw on youth players

Zinedine Zidane fielded three Real Madrid Castilla players (Marvin, Sergio Arribas and Chust) during Tuesday's LaLiga clash against Getafe and I said at the time that the club's financial and sporting problems offer an ideal springboard for younger players from the youth system

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Real Madrid find peace in Vitoria

Real Madrid visited Alavés on their centenary, Javier Berasaluce, a goalkeeper who played for both clubs in the 1950s took the honorary kick-off, writes Alfredo Relaño.

Alfredo Relaño

ALFREDO RELAÑO

Messi’s sixth Ballon d’Or

The Ballon d’Or was created by journalists, just as the European Cup - today’s Champions League - was, and came into existence in 1956 as an accompaniment to the competition.

Alfredo Relaño