Real Madrid 5-1 Basel: Bale, Ronaldo & Co. slice through Swiss

Carlo Ancelotti's men had been under pressure heading into their first European clash of the season, but a first-half flurry ensured they eased to three points. Real Madrid bounced back from successive defeats by thrashing Basel 5-1 to open the defence of their Champions League crown on Tuesday. A scintillating display provided

Real Madrid to move for Hernandez?

Real Madrid have reportedly earmarked Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez as a potential loan signing, should they miss out on Radamel Falcao or Alvaro Negredo. The Galacticos are looking to strengthen their striking options before the close of the transfer market on Monday evening and have been heavily linked with last-minute