Posts Tagged Spain

Real Madrid fires coach Carlo Ancelotti

In this May 13, 2015, file photo, Real Madrid's coach Carlo Ancelotti takes his place in the dugout prior to the Champions League second leg semifinal soccer match between Real Madrid and Juventus, at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid. Real Madrid has fired coach Carlo Ancelotti, one season after he led the club to its 10th European Cup title. Club president Florentino Perez said Monday, May 25, 2015,  that Ancelotti's successor would be announced next week. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza, File)

MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid fired coach Carlo Ancelotti on Monday as the Spanish club again showed it won’t tolerate a season without a major trophy.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Global ocean racers heading for another tight finish

ALICANTE, Spain (AP) — The six boats of the Volvo Ocean Race are heading for another very close finish in the seventh leg, with Dutch competitor Team Brunel holding a tiny lead early Sunday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , ,