A life-size doll wearing the shirt of Brazilian soccer star Vinicius Jr. was found hung off a bridge in Madrid early Thursday morning, just hours before a game between archrivals Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid. Real hosted Atletico for a quarterfinal game for the annual Copa del Rey tournament on Thursday. Real won, 3-1 and Vinicius scored a goal. The mannequin was hung in front of Real ...
Defeat to Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey has effectively ended Atletico Madrid's silverware quest but Diego Simeone isn't going anywhere.
The Copa del Rey quarter-final between Real Madrid and Atlético was marred by pre-match racism targeted at Vinícius Júnior, but the Brazilian scored to seal a 3-1 win in extra-time
A late flurry of goals ensured progress to the Copa del Rey semi-finals for Real Madrid, but Karim Benzema wants his side to be smarter.