Real goalkeeper Courtois sidelined for several months with torn ACL

Fri, 11 Aug 2023 - 10:13 GMT

The 31-year-old Belgian international left the practice field in tears and an MRI scan confirmed the ACL tear two days ahead of Real's LaLiga season debut at Athletic Bilbao.

Courtois hopes Real Madrid won't regret not killing off Chelsea

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 04:46 GMT

Goals by Karim Benzema and substitute Marco Asensio gave reigning champions Real control in the Spanish capital but with Chelsea down to 10 men for more than half an hour, Courtois said the mood was subdued in the dressing room.

Boys from Brazil power Real to win over Osasuna

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 11:31 GMT

Defender Militao finally prised open the visitors by heading home from a corner in the 76th minute for his first league goal of the season.

Real Madrid lose to Alaves at home

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 10:59 GMT

The Spanish giants lost the third match in the league this season and they are fourth in the standings with 17 points after 10 matches.

Towering Courtois proving Madrid's unlikely talisman

Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 12:17 GMT

Courtois to get them out of trouble this season and they will be able to lean on him again in Saturday’s La Liga game against Cadiz after he overcame a small injury scare.

Real Madrid seal Spanish title with win over Villarreal

Fri, 17 Jul 2020 - 12:49 GMT

Real have 86 points after 37 games, seven more than deposed champions Barcelona.

Navas staying put at Madrid despite Courtois competition

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 - 12:30 GMT

Navas says the signing of Belgium keeper Thibaut Courtois has not affected his desire to remain at the triple European champions.

Chelsea's Courtois wants Madrid move for family reasons, says agent

Sun, 05 Aug 2018 - 12:00 GMT

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois wants a move back to Spain for family reasons, his agent said, following reports linking him with a move to Real Madrid.

Hazard and Courtois futures in board's hands says Sarri

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 04:39 GMT

"Clearly we would always like to keep all the strongest players," said Sarri, who began in English but switched to his native Italian so he did not "say anything wrong".

Courtois expects Mourinho 'surprises' in FA Cup final

Wed, 16 May 2018 - 04:32 GMT

Mourinho has switched to a back-three as well as used midfielder Ander Herrera to man-mark Eden Hazard in the two teams the last few encounters.

Belgium's Courtois to miss Saudi Arabia friendly through injury

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 06:00 GMT

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has withdrawn from the Belgium squad for Tuesday's friendly against Saudi Arabia due to a hamstring injury, the Belgian Football Association (RBFA) said on Sunday.

Courtois backs Conte after Watford defeat

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 11:37 GMT

Five days after losing 3-0 at home to Bournemouth, Chelsea's defence of their league title hit a new low when they were beaten 4-1 at Watford.

Hazard and Courtois to renew their contracts with Chelsea

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 03:01 GMT

Hazard and Courtois have been linked with a move to Spanish giant Real Madrid.

Conte hopes to keep Hazard, Courtois

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 - 11:12 GMT

Eden Hazard’s father told press on Friday that his son rejected an offer to renew his contract with Chelsea, increasing chances of his transfer to Real Madrid.

Courtois apologizes to Atletico fans

Sun, 03 Sep 2017 - 11:37 GMT

Courtois shared Atletico Madrid dressing room with the Spanish striker, Diego Costa