Association football

Bulgaria’s Ludogorets Losing to Real Madrid 0:2 in 1st Half

Real Madrid FC has a 2-0 lead to PFC Ludogorets Razgrad in the first half of the match in Estadio Santiago Bernabéu.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored for Real Madrid in the 20th minute and Gareth Bale scored a second goal in the 38th minute.

Bulgaria's star football club is playing with ten players as Marcelinho was dismissed in the 19th minute.

Real the star attraction at Club World Cup

European giants Real Madrid will face either Mexican side Cruz Azul or Asian champions Western Sydney Wanderers for a place in the final of the Club World Cup, which kicks off in Morocco on Dec. 10.
Cruz Azul won the Concacaf Champions League title while the Sydney club beat Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal for the Asian title.

Galatasaray's Dutch star Wesley Sneijder irked by reported drug raid on his house

Dutch police have raided the house of Galatasaray midfielder Wesley Sneijder in his hometown Utrecht in a search for drugs, according to reports in the Dutch media.

The public prosecutor declined to comment on the reason for the Nov. 28 search at Wesley and Yolanthe Sneijder's house in the town of Vleuterweide near Utrecht.