2017 Schedule

All times ET

2017 Schedule
9-4-2, 4th in Spanish Primera División
Ronaldo: I would like to retire at Real Madrid (0:35)
Real Madrid win five trophies in one year (0:38)
Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images
1dMatt McGinn

Ronaldo, Modric star in Club World Cup final

Cristiano Ronaldo scored the winning goal and will get the plaudits but Luka Modric(8/10)was the best player on the pitch in the Club World Cup final.

Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images
1dTim Vickery

Global football's chasm in quality is clear

Real Madrid defeated Gremio 1-0 to lift the Club World Cup and illustrate just how far ahead European clubs are compared to the rest of the world.

Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images
1dDermot Corrigan

Ronaldo eager to settle contract showdown

Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane both said they would like to resolve the showdown over the Portuguese star's contract.

Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images
1dDermot Corrigan

Clutch Ronaldo delivers Madrid another trophy

Real Madrid were pushed by determined Gremio in the Club World Cup final, but Cristiano Ronaldo again made the big moment his, writes Dermot Corrigan.

Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images
1dESPN staff

Ronaldo free kick helps Madrid to CWC title

Cristiano Ronaldo scored from a free kick to help Real Madrid beat Gremio 1-0 to claim the Club World Cup in Saturday's final in Abu Dhabi.

Zidane full of appreciation for Liverpool's Salah (0:43)
Gremio manager: I was a better player than Ronaldo (0:56)
John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images
2dESPN staff

Zidane hints at interest in Liverpool's Salah

Quotes attributed to Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane suggest Mohamed Salah could one day move to the Spanish capital. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Zidane: Benzema is a different player (1:25)
Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images
2dRob Train

Real Madrid can't afford to look past Gremio

Trailing Barcelona by eight points ahead of next week's key Clasico, Real Madrid's immediate focus needs to be Gremio and the Club World Cup.

The Sweeper: Pogba's eye-catching hairstyle (1:16)
Photo by Shaun Brooks/Actionplus/Icon Sportswire
2dDermot Corrigan

Zidane: Club World Cup final will be '50/50'

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says Saturday's Club World Cup final against Gremio in Abu Dhabi is a 50/50 game.

Shaka's Power Rankings: Unbeaten City remain top (1:33)
Photo credit should read CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images
3dAdriana Garcia

James not thinking about Madrid return

Colombia international James Rodriguez is not looking too far ahead and says he is just happy to be receiving regular playing time at Bayern Munich.

AFP Photo via Getty Images
3dDermot Corrigan

Ronaldo 'proud' of recent achievements

Cristiano Ronaldo has spoken of his "pride" in recent individual achievements, including a fifth career Ballon d'Or trophy.

Extra Time: Coming to Man United's defence, Real Madrid in trouble vs. Gremio? (8:21)
Victoria Haydn/Man City via Getty Images
3dShaka Hislop

Man City stay top, Real Madrid return

Is there any stopping the top team in England? They stay at No. 1, while below them, their local rivals slip and two Portuguese sides are on the up.

Real Madrid's Zidane unimpressed by VAR delays (0:37)
Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images
3dChris Wright

Ronaldo annoyed by Messi chants

Cristiano Ronaldo was a frustrated figure in the Club World Cup semifinals, with chants of "Messi, Messi, Messi!" hardly helping his cause.

Tom Dulat - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images
3dDermot Corrigan

Bale rescue act gives Madrid man hope

Gareth Bale took his first steps on the road to redemption with his Club World Cup rescue act but can the Real Madrid star fully turn his doubters?

Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images
3dDermot Corrigan

Al-Jazira made Madrid 'suffer' - Modric

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric says his team's inability to convert their chances was the reason why they "suffered" against Al-Jazira.

RankingsSpanish Primera División

Goal Difference193rd
Goals Scored303rd
Goals Conceded113rd