Posts Tagged ‘Iker Casillas’

Pepe Reina Joins Aston Villa on Short-Term Loan

Pepe Reina Joins Aston Villa on Short-Term Loan

Pepe Reina is headed to the United Kingdom… The 37-year-old Spanish footballer and former Liverpool goalkeeper has joined Aston Villa on a short-term deal from AC Milan. Reina, who has also played for Barcelona, Villarreal, Bayern...

Jan 14, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »
Real Madrid's Navas Sets La Liga Clean Sheet Record

Real Madrid’s Navas Sets La Liga Clean Sheet Record

Keylor Navas is a perfect No. 10 in the La Liga record books… The 28-year-old Costa Rican soccer player has broken a club record for clean sheets at the start of a season, after racking up a fourth consecutive clean sheet in La Liga and fifth in...

Sep 21, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Casillas Leaving Real Madrid to Play for Porto

Casillas Leaving Real Madrid to Play for Porto

It’s getting unReal for Iker Casillas… The 34-year-old Spanish international goalkeeper has reached an accord with Real Madrid, with which he still had two years left on his contract, to leave the club where he has played for 25 years, 16 of...

Jul 13, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Isco Declared

Isco Declared “The Future” of Spain’s National Soccer Team

Isco is being heralded as the future of Spanish soccer… Spain’s national team manager Vicente del Bosque has placed the future of Spanish football in the hands of the 21-year-old midfielder, insisting the Real Madrid recruit “is the...

Jul 5, 13 • Deportes, SpotlightNo Comments »
López Signs Lucrative Deal to Return to Real Madrid...

López Signs Lucrative Deal to Return to Real Madrid…

Diego López Rodríguez is getting Real again… The 31-year-old Spanish footballer will be returning as a goalkeeper to Real Madrid, López’s team from 2000-2007, after agreeing to a $4.7 million dollar contract. He’d most recently played 172...

Jan 26, 13 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Wins Record Fourth Ballon d'Or

Messi Wins Record Fourth Ballon d’Or

Lionel Messi is officially in a league of his own… The 25-year-old Argentine fútbol has become the first four-time winner of the Ballon d’Or, FIFA’s Player of the Year award, after breaking the world record for most goals in a year with...

Jan 7, 13 • Deportes2 Comments »
Casillas Named IFFHS' Goalkeeper of the Year

Casillas Named IFFHS’ Goalkeeper of the Year

Íker Casillas has reached his goal again… The 31-year-old Spanish soccer star, captain of Real Madrid and the Spanish national soccer team, has been named goalkeeper of the year for the fifth straight time by the International Federation of...

Jan 5, 13 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Named La Liga's Best Player...

Messi Named La Liga’s Best Player…

Lionel Messi is simply the best… For the fourth year straight year, the 25-year-old Argentine fútbol star has been named best forward and best player as Spain’s Liga de Fútbol Profesional handed out awards for the 2011-2012 season....

Nov 13, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Could Pick Up a Fourth FIFA Ballon d'Or Award

Messi Could Pick Up a Fourth FIFA Ballon d’Or Award

Lionel Messi has the chance to make soccer history… The 25-year-old Argentine fútbol star, who just claimed his second Golden Boot award, is among the 23 players in the running for the 2012 FIFA Ballon d’Or award. Should he come out on top,...

Oct 30, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »