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Real Madrid's win at Barcelona changes things … even if the title isn't one of them - The Guardian (blog);

Real Madrid's win at Barcelona changes things … even if the title isn't one of them - The Guardian (blog)

The Guardian (blog)Real Madrid's win at Barcelona changes things … even if the title isn't one of themThe Guardian (blog)The importance of the clásico was never likely to be about the league, Madrid knew. But it mattered, and they were entitled to celebrate their 2-1 triumph. Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid celebrate after their win at Barcelona. Photograph: Lluis ...and more »

El Clasico Highlights: Real Madrid beats Barcelona 2-1 at Camp Nou - Sports Illustrated;

El Clasico Highlights: Real Madrid beats Barcelona 2-1 at Camp Nou - Sports Illustrated

Sports IllustratedEl Clasico Highlights: Real Madrid beats Barcelona 2-1 at Camp NouSports IllustratedLate-game heroics that included a game-winning goal by Cristiano Ronaldo helped Real Madrid record a 2–1 victory over Barcelona at Camp Nou on Saturday evening. The result ends Barcelona's record unbeaten run of 39 games. Gerard Pique broke the ...and more »

Gareth Bale: 'sweet' defeat of Barcelona gives Real Madrid momentum - The Guardian;

Gareth Bale: 'sweet' defeat of Barcelona gives Real Madrid momentum - The Guardian

The GuardianGareth Bale: 'sweet' defeat of Barcelona gives Real Madrid momentumThe GuardianReal Madrid's Gareth Bale celebrates scoring his 'goal' that was later disallowed by the referee. Photograph: Juan Medina/Reuters. Real Madrid. Gareth Bale: 'sweet' defeat of Barcelona gives Real Madrid momentum. • Real Madrid player says win puts team ...and more »

Barcelona will have doubts about Atletico Madrid clash after losing El Clasico to Real Madrid, insists Thierry Henry - Daily Mail;

Barcelona will have doubts about Atletico Madrid clash after losing El Clasico to Real Madrid, insists Thierry Henry - Daily Mail

Daily MailBarcelona will have doubts about Atletico Madrid clash after losing El Clasico to Real Madrid, insists Thierry HenryDaily MailBarcelona's surprise defeat by rivals Real Madrid could affect their performance in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final, according to Thierry Henry. Luis Enrique's side saw their 39-game unbeaten run come to an end on Saturday evening ...and more »

Zinedine Zidane makes good case to keep Real Madrid job beyond end of the season - Daily Mail;

Zinedine Zidane makes good case to keep Real Madrid job beyond end of the season - Daily Mail

Daily MailZinedine Zidane makes good case to keep Real Madrid job beyond end of the seasonDaily MailZinedine Zidane was always going to be a tough manager for Real Madrid to sack - you cannot just take a club legend out with the trash the way you can any other coach. After Saturday's clasico comeback he may have earned the right to stay in the job ...and more »

Gareth Bale's perfect delivery against Barcelona helps renew Real Madrid's title ambitions - Telegraph.co.uk;

Gareth Bale's perfect delivery against Barcelona helps renew Real Madrid's title ambitions - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukGareth Bale's perfect delivery against Barcelona helps renew Real Madrid's title ambitionsTelegraph.co.ukGareth Bale beamed with the intense satisfaction of one who had again shown the best of himself in a Clásico. While there was much angst that his late headed goal had been wrongly ruled out, for the faintest of contacts with Jordi Alba, the Welshman ...and more »

True grit: How Real Madrid beat Barcelona - UEFA.com;

True grit: How Real Madrid beat Barcelona - UEFA.com

UEFA.comTrue grit: How Real Madrid beat BarcelonaUEFA.comOur Real Madrid reporter Joseph Walker analyses their 2-1 win at Barcelona and wonders if a new-found grit can catapult Zinédine Zidane's side to honours next month. Real Madrid players celebrate. ©AFP/Getty Images. Defence the best form of attackand more »

El Clasico: Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid - watch Gareth Bale's disallowed goal - talkSPORT.com;

El Clasico: Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid - watch Gareth Bale's disallowed goal - talkSPORT.com

talkSPORT.comEl Clasico: Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid - watch Gareth Bale's disallowed goaltalkSPORT.comBut if Cristiano Ronaldo had not scored their late winner, there would have been uproar after Gareth Bale saw a goal disallowed in the closing stages of the match. Ronaldo picked out his team-mate at the backpost and the Welsh star climbed highest to ...and more »

No pressure: Ronaldo thrives again at Barcelona's Camp Nou - Daily Mail;

No pressure: Ronaldo thrives again at Barcelona's Camp Nou - Daily Mail

Daily MailNo pressure: Ronaldo thrives again at Barcelona's Camp NouDaily MailMADRID (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo is quick to praise himself almost every chance he gets. But he backs it up with decisive goals in the toughest of places. It's especially true when playing at Barcelona's Camp Nou stadium, where Ronaldo scored Real ...and more »

Sergio Ramos collected fourth El Clasico red card and 21st of his career as Real Madrid defeated Barcelona... but ... - Daily Mail;

Sergio Ramos collected fourth El Clasico red card and 21st of his career as Real Madrid defeated Barcelona... but ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailSergio Ramos collected fourth El Clasico red card and 21st of his career as Real Madrid defeated Barcelona... but ...Daily MailSergio Ramos joked that he should have got himself sent off sooner after the Real Madrid defender watched his side beat Barcelona with 10 men in El Clasico on Saturday. Ramos walked a disciplinary tightrope throughout the clash at the Nou Camp, having ...and more »

WATCH: Cristiano Ronaldo's winning goal for Real Madrid v Barcelona in La Liga - talkSPORT.com;

WATCH: Cristiano Ronaldo's winning goal for Real Madrid v Barcelona in La Liga - talkSPORT.com

talkSPORT.comWATCH: Cristiano Ronaldo's winning goal for Real Madrid v Barcelona in La LigatalkSPORT.comGerard Pique had put the hosts ahead with a powerful header, but Karim Benzema levelled the tie with a lovely acrobatic finish from inside the penalty area. WATCH PIQUE AND BENZEMA SCORE IN EL CLASICO HERE! Madrid then had a goal harshly ...and more »

Real Madrid ends Barcelona's unbeaten streak - RFI;

Real Madrid ends Barcelona's unbeaten streak - RFI

RFIReal Madrid ends Barcelona's unbeaten streakRFIReal Madrid came from behind on Saturday night to beat Barcelona 2-1 at the Camp Nou. Cristiano Ronaldo scored five minutes from time to inflict Barcelona's first defeat in 40 games in all competitions. The Portugal international's strike followed ...and more »

Real Madrid Wins Ugly in an Un-Classic Barcelona Clásico - International New York Times;

Real Madrid Wins Ugly in an Un-Classic Barcelona Clásico - International New York Times

International New York TimesReal Madrid Wins Ugly in an Un-Classic Barcelona ClásicoInternational New York TimesCristiano Ronaldo celebrating his decisive late goal for Real Madrid. It came moments after Real's captain, Sergio Ramos, was sent off. Credit Emilio Morenatti/Associated Press. LONDON — “You don't get to choose when you lose,” Barcelona Coach Luis ...and more »

Real Madrid's Clasico win over Barcelona reported in contrasting ways as Catalan sports papers concentrate on Johan ... - Daily Mail;

Real Madrid's Clasico win over Barcelona reported in contrasting ways as Catalan sports papers concentrate on Johan ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailReal Madrid's Clasico win over Barcelona reported in contrasting ways as Catalan sports papers concentrate on Johan ...Daily MailReal Madrid's Clasico victory over Barcelona was covered in contrasting ways by the Sunday's Spanish newspapers. While the Madrid-based sports dailies took great pleasure in celebrating Real's spirit and Cristiano Ronaldo's late winner in the Nou Camp, ...and more »

Cristiano Ronaldo poses in underpants after Real Madrid's Clasico win - ESPN FC (blog);

Cristiano Ronaldo poses in underpants after Real Madrid's Clasico win - ESPN FC (blog)

ESPN FC (blog)Cristiano Ronaldo poses in underpants after Real Madrid's Clasico winESPN FC (blog)As you're no doubt aware, goals from Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo saw Real Madrid run out 2-1 winners against Barcelona in an emotionally charged El Clasico on Saturday -- the night the Camp Nou paid its respects to Barca legend Johan Cruyff.and more »

Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-1: Late Ronaldo strike gives Zidane first El Clasico win - RT;

Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-1: Late Ronaldo strike gives Zidane first El Clasico win - RT

RTReal Madrid beat Barcelona 2-1: Late Ronaldo strike gives Zidane first El Clasico winRTA ten-man Real Madrid came from a goal down at Camp Nou to secure their first league win over arch-rivals Barcelona since 2014, with Cristiano Ronaldo's 85th minute goal giving manager Zinedine Zidane a win in his first ever El Clasico. Real Madrid ...and more »

Ronaldo hits winner as Real Madrid beat Barca in El Clasico - euronews;

Ronaldo hits winner as Real Madrid beat Barca in El Clasico - euronews

euronewsRonaldo hits winner as Real Madrid beat Barca in El ClasicoeuronewsIt was an emotional start to the El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Camp Nou on Saturday as both clubs united to pay tribute to footballing legend and former Barca player and coach Johan Cruyff who died of lung cancer at the end of ...and more »

Barcelona weren't smart enough, admits Javier Mascherano after Clasico defeat to Real Madrid trims their La Liga lead - Daily Mail;

Barcelona weren't smart enough, admits Javier Mascherano after Clasico defeat to Real Madrid trims their La Liga lead - Daily Mail

Daily MailBarcelona weren't smart enough, admits Javier Mascherano after Clasico defeat to Real Madrid trims their La Liga leadDaily MailJavier Mascherano admitted Barcelona were not smart enough in their Clasico defeat to Real Madrid on Saturday night. Karim Benzema's acrobatic strike cancelled out Gerard Pique's headed opener, but with Sergio Ramos sent off with seven minutes ...and more »

Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid: Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo strikes secure El Clasico victory for Zinedine ... - Daily Mail;

Barcelona 1-2 Real Madrid: Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo strikes secure El Clasico victory for Zinedine ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailBarcelona 1-2 Real Madrid: Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo strikes secure El Clasico victory for Zinedine ...Daily MailCristiano Ronaldo won the Clasico for Real Madrid as Barcelona lost their first game in 40 matches despite their opponents having Sergio Ramos sent off. If he leaves at the end of the season this may well have have been Ronaldo's last appearance at the ...and more »

Salgado: Zidane coaching Real Madrid was destiny - FIFA.com;

Salgado: Zidane coaching Real Madrid was destiny - FIFA.com

FIFA.comSalgado: Zidane coaching Real Madrid was destinyFIFA.comHeading into Saturday's El Clásico at the Camp Nou, Real Madrid will be doing everything they can for a win to stay in the hunt in the La Liga title race. Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane was a supreme competitor in his playing days, and perhaps ...and more »