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LaLiga: Florentino Perez says comments about Kylian Mbappe's potential move to Madrid 'incorrectly interpreted'
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LaLiga: Florentino Perez says comments about Kylian Mbappe's potential move to Madrid 'incorrectly interpreted'

On Monday, World Cup winner Mbappe said he had told Paris Saint-Germain he wanted to leave the French capital last July, a month before Madrid bid 180 million euros ($209 million) for him — an offer PSG turned down.

LaLiga: Real Madrid president Florentino Perez denies hand in Lionel Messi's departure from Barcelona
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LaLiga: Real Madrid president Florentino Perez denies hand in Lionel Messi's departure from Barcelona

Pérez on Wednesday released a statement denying any connection with Messi’s departure after being linked to it by a former Barcelona official who resigned because of the club’s failure to keep the star player.

Plot thickens as Real Madrid president Florentino Perez recordings target Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho
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Plot thickens as Real Madrid president Florentino Perez recordings target Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho

The latest quotes follow publication by El Confidencial on Tuesday of older recordings dating from 2006 in which Perez called club legends Raul and Iker Casillas "the two biggest Real Madrid frauds."

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez labels Iker Casillas, Raul Gonzalez 'frauds' in old recordings
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Real Madrid president Florentino Perez labels Iker Casillas, Raul Gonzalez 'frauds' in old recordings

At the time, Perez was no longer president of Real Madrid. He had brought his first term to an end by resigning in February of that year. He was re-elected in 2009.

Sergio Ramos, Real Madrid's longtime loud warrior, goes away quietly after 16 years
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Sergio Ramos, Real Madrid's longtime loud warrior, goes away quietly after 16 years

Sergio Ramos arrived as a diminutive figure in the Galactico era in 2005. He leaves, 16 years later, as a legend and true embodiment of 'madridismo'.

LaLiga: Tearful Sergio Ramos says he wanted to stay at Real Madrid
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LaLiga: Tearful Sergio Ramos says he wanted to stay at Real Madrid

Perez and Ramos delivered short speeches and shared a cordial embrace during a goodbye ceremony at Valdebebas, with Ramos' family among those in a small audience.

Rebel Super League clubs slam UEFA's disciplinary proceedings, say won't accept 'coercion'
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Rebel Super League clubs slam UEFA's disciplinary proceedings, say won't accept 'coercion'

Barcelona, Real Madrid and Juventus also defended their attempt to remake European football, saying the sport is headed for an “inevitable downfall” unless there are major reforms.

European Super League: Spanish court refers to EU on legality of UEFA, FIFA opposing controversial project
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European Super League: Spanish court refers to EU on legality of UEFA, FIFA opposing controversial project

It asked whether FIFA and UEFA have violated Articles 101 and 102 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU), which prohibit monopolies.

Champions League semi-final preview: Madrid bank on experience against Chelsea; City, PSG vie for first title
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Champions League semi-final preview: Madrid bank on experience against Chelsea; City, PSG vie for first title

Ahead of the UEFA Champions League semi-finals, Firstpost takes a look at the major talking points from both ties.

Champions League: Zinedine Zidane says talks of Real Madrid getting banned due to ESL involvement ‘absurd’
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Champions League: Zinedine Zidane says talks of Real Madrid getting banned due to ESL involvement ‘absurd’

UEFA threatened the clubs with "consequences" before the plans fell apart, but Zidane said any thoughts of a Champions League ban were misplaced.

European Super League: All 12 Clubs bound by contract; project will happen in 'near future', says Real Madrid president
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European Super League: All 12 Clubs bound by contract; project will happen in 'near future', says Real Madrid president

In an interview with Spanish sports daily AS on Saturday, Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez said the clubs can't back out like some have announced.

European Super League: Project not doomed, only 'on stand-by', says Real Madrid chief Florentino Perez
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European Super League: Project not doomed, only 'on stand-by', says Real Madrid chief Florentino Perez

"The project is on stand-by. The project exists, but half of them have left, tired of what they have heard over 24 hours, saying they don't want to continue," said Perez.

European Super League a 'longtime dream' for Real Madrid president Florentino Perez
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European Super League a 'longtime dream' for Real Madrid president Florentino Perez

Florentino Perez last week began his sixth term as Real Madrid president. He helped the club recover from its own financial problems when he first arrived in 2000. Now he feels it’s football in general that needs his help.

FIFA president Gianni Infantino to break silence as Super League plunges Europe into crisis
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino to break silence as Super League plunges Europe into crisis

European body UEFA will look to support from the world football chief at its congress in Switzerland as it attempts to quash an initiative that threatens its prized Champions League and the health of domestic competitions such as England's Premier League.

'Self-serving' Super League opens unprecedented conflict in European football
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'Self-serving' Super League opens unprecedented conflict in European football

They plan to leave the UEFA-sanctioned Champions League and start their new tournament "as soon as possible", with plans for three more founding members to join and five other clubs to be invited annually.

'Impossible' to kick Real Madrid out of Champions League, says club president and ESL chief Florentino Perez
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'Impossible' to kick Real Madrid out of Champions League, says club president and ESL chief Florentino Perez

Florentino Perez said no club will be thrown out of the Champions League for joining a proposed European Super League.

European Super League: Gary Neville, Jamie Carragher, supporters unions react to announcement
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European Super League: Gary Neville, Jamie Carragher, supporters unions react to announcement

We take a look at some of the reaction to the news of breakaway European Super League by 12 of the biggest clubs.

Twelve clubs announce launch of disputed European Super League, accused of 'greed'
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Twelve clubs announce launch of disputed European Super League, accused of 'greed'

Six Premier League teams - Liverpool, Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham - are involved, alongside Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Juventus, Inter Milan and AC Milan.

Florentino Perez re-elected unopposed as Real Madrid president for sixth term
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Florentino Perez re-elected unopposed as Real Madrid president for sixth term

Florentino Perez was the only name in the running since the window for potential candidates to apply opened at the start of the month.

LaLiga: Real Madrid chief Florentino Perez presents candidacy for re-election as club president
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LaLiga: Real Madrid chief Florentino Perez presents candidacy for re-election as club president

Perez is the only person to put themselves forward since the window for potential candidates to apply opened a week ago. Anyone who wishes to take on the powerful Perez has until Monday to present their candidacy.