Raphael Varane

Born: April 25, 1993 (age 24)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Lille, France
Nationality: France French

Position: Centre-back
Team: Real Madrid (no. 5)
Raphael Varane for Real Madrid on November 4, 2014
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Career History
Youth2002-2010Lens
Senior2010-2011Lens
2011-Real Madrid
International2013-France
Sports Mole has 497 articles about Raphael Varane. Articles 1 to 40:
Zinedine Zidane watches on during the Copa del Rey game between Real Madrid and Leganes on January 24, 2018
Result: Real Madrid beat Leganes to go third in La Liga
Real Madrid move above Valencia into third position in La Liga courtesy of a 3-1 win over Leganes at the Estadio Municipal de Butarque.
Feb 21, 19:35
Raphael Varane in action for Real Madrid on October 17, 2017
Craig Burley: 'Real Madrid's Raphael Varane would snub Manchester United'
Craig Burley claims that Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane would reject Manchester United because of their style of play.
Feb 14, 17:36
Raphael Varane in action for Real Madrid on October 17, 2017
Report: Manchester United planning summer moves for Raphael Varane, Harry Maguire
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is hoping to recruit Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane and Leicester City centre-back Harry Maguire, according to a report.
Feb 13, 21:00
Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Burnley on December 26, 2017
Manchester United want four Real Madrid players in summer?
Manchester United are reportedly considering a swoop for Real Madrid quartet Marco Asensio, Raphael Varance, Isco and Toni Kroos.
Feb 12, 21:33
Sergio Ramos embraces Cristiano Ronaldo during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets hat-trick against Real Sociedad
Real Madrid warm up for next week's Champions League last-16 clash with Paris Saint-Germain by beating Real Sociedad 5-2 in La Liga.
Feb 10, 21:35
Gareth Bale in action for Real Madrid in September 2017
Team News: Gareth Bale dropped to Real Madrid bench
Gareth Bale drops to the bench for Real Madrid's home tie with Real Sociedad.
Feb 10, 18:39
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos in action during his side's Champions League clash with Tottenham Hotspur
Team News: Sergio Ramos back for Real Madrid, BBC start
Sergio Ramos returns from injury as Real Madrid travel to Levante.
Feb 3, 18:43
Zinedine Zidane watches on during the Copa del Rey game between Real Madrid and Leganes on January 24, 2018
Preview: Valencia vs. Real Madrid - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole brings you the team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's La Liga clash between Valencia and Real Madrid.
Jan 25, 15:12
Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio celebrates scoring against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup second leg on August 16, 2017
Result: Real Madrid put five past Sevilla at the Bernabeu
Real Madrid move to within five points of La Liga leaders Barcelona courtesy of a 5-0 win over Sevilla.
Dec 9, 17:14
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Gareth Bale misses out as Real Madrid host Sevilla
Gareth Bale is not included in the Real Madrid squad for Saturday's La Liga meeting with Sevilla at the Bernabeu due to injury.
Dec 9, 14:12
Cristiano Ronaldo is stunned during the Champions League group game between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid on November 1, 2017
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Sevilla – prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Saturday's La Liga clash between Real Madrid and Sevilla.
Dec 7, 14:33
Raphael Varane in action for Real Madrid on October 17, 2017
Result: Lucas Vazquez nets late winner for Real Madrid
Lucas Vazquez scores the winner as Real Madrid record a 3-2 victory over Borussia Dortmund in their final Champions League group match.
Dec 6, 21:39
A frustrated Cristiano Ronaldo kicks the post during the Champions League group game between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid on November 1, 2017
Result: Real Madrid held to goalless draw by Athletic Bilbao
Real Madrid play out a goalless draw with lowly Athletic Bilbao at San Mames to see the gap on league leaders Barcelona stand at eight points.
Dec 2, 21:37
Sergio Ramos embraces Cristiano Ronaldo during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Team News: Sergio Ramos returns for Real Madrid
Sergio Ramos returns to the fold for Real Madrid's trip to Athletic Bilbao.
Dec 2, 18:52
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Jose Mourinho in talks with Raphael Varane over Manchester United move
Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane is considering a potential move to Manchester United following talks with Jose Mourinho, according to reports.
Nov 26, 09:35
Sergio Ramos embraces Cristiano Ronaldo during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Team News: Jesus Vallejo replaces Sergio Ramos in Real Madrid XI
Jesus Vallejo replaces Sergio Ramos in Real Madrid's backline as the Spanish champions welcome Malaga to the Bernabeu.
Nov 25, 14:10
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Real Madrid thump APOEL to book spot in round of 16
Real Madrid book their spot in the last-16 stage of the Champions League courtesy of a 6-0 win away to APOEL on Tuesday night.
Nov 21, 21:37
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid, Real Madrid play out goalless draw
Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid play out a goalless draw in Saturday night's Madrid derby at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Nov 18, 21:40
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Saturday evening's La Liga showdown between local rivals Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano.
Nov 17, 11:25
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Nacho: 'We miss Pepe's experience'
Real Madrid centre-back Nacho admits that the Spanish and European champions 'miss Pepe's experience'.
Nov 13, 15:56
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Real Madrid ready to move for Marquinhos
Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos is a January transfer target for Spanish and European champions Real Madrid, according to a report.
Nov 11, 14:14
Samuel Umtiti in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Manchester United 'planning Samuel Umtiti swoop'
Manchester United reportedly turn their interest to Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti after giving up hope of signing Raphael Varane from Real Madrid.
Nov 8, 19:49
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Jose Mourinho open to David de Gea, Raphael Varane swap deal?
Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho could be prepared to swap keeper David de Gea for Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane, according to a report in the press.
Nov 6, 20:11
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Las Palmas
Sports Mole previews the La Liga encounter at the Bernabeu between Real Madrid and Las Palmas.
Nov 3, 16:54
Harry Kane and Cristiano Ronaldo greet each other on October 17, 2017
Team News: Harry Kane starts for Tottenham Hotspur against Real Madrid
Harry Kane is passed fit to start for Tottenham Hotspur against Real Madrid at Wembley.
Nov 1, 18:43
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale not included in squad for Tottenham Hotspur trip
Gareth Bale is reportedly not in the Real Madrid squad for Wednesday's Champions League clash against Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley.
Oct 31, 09:57
Harry Kane chats to Mauricio Pochettino during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool on October 22, 2017
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews the Champions League encounter at Wembley Stadium between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid.
Oct 30, 16:32
Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio celebrates scoring against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup second leg on August 16, 2017
Team News: Isco, Marco Asensio partner Cristiano Ronaldo
Zinedine Zidane makes five changes to Real Madrid's starting lineup for the La Liga visit of Eibar, with Karim Benzema among those to drop out.
Oct 22, 18:53
Harry Kane scores the opener during the Champions League group game between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur on October 17, 2017
Harry Kane: 'Cristiano Ronaldo is my role model'
Tottenham Hotspur forward Harry Kane brands Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo "a big role model" following Tuesday's Champions League clash at the Bernabeu.
Oct 19, 10:47
Harry Winks during an England training session on October 4, 2017
Harry Winks: 'Playing against Luka Modric was special'
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Harry Winks says that coming up against former Spurs midfielder Luka Modric was "special" following the club's draw with Real Madrid.
Oct 18, 17:49
Harry Kane and Sergio Ramos in action during the Champions League group game between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur on October 17, 2017
David Ginola: 'Tottenham Hotspur sent message to the world in Real Madrid match'
David Ginola claims that Tottenham Hotspur's performance against Real Madrid in the Champions League sent a message to "the world of football".
Oct 18, 11:24
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane on March 6, 2017
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane reflects on "normal result" against Tottenham
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane says that his team's 1-1 draw with Tottenham Hotspur in Tuesday's Champions League clash was "normal".
Oct 18, 10:39
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino: 'Hugo Lloris one of best in world'
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino claims that Hugo Lloris's performance against Real Madrid proves that he is "one of the best in the world".
Oct 18, 09:22
Mauricio Pochettino keeps it casual during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on October 14, 2017
Mauricio Pochettino: 'Tottenham Hotspur still under construction'
Mauricio Pochettino describes Tottenham Hotspur as a team "under construction" following their 1-1 draw at Real Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday night.
Oct 17, 22:55
Harry Kane scores the opener during the Champions League group game between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur on October 17, 2017
Harry Kane: 'Draw at Real Madrid shows how far Tottenham Hotspur have come'
Harry Kane believes that Tuesday night's 1-1 draw at Real Madrid in the Champions League shows just how far Tottenham Hotspur have progressed as a team.
Oct 17, 22:11
Cristiano Ronaldo scores from the spot during the Champions League group game between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur on October 17, 2017
Result: Tottenham Hotspur earn draw at Real Madrid
Tottenham Hotspur earn an impressive point at the Bernabeu courtesy of a 1-1 draw with European champions Real Madrid in Tuesday night's Champions League clash.
Oct 17, 21:37
Harry Kane and Sergio Ramos in action during the Champions League group game between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur on October 17, 2017
Live Commentary: Real Madrid 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Champions League group match between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur from the Bernabeu, which ended 1-1.
Oct 17, 18:45
Antoine Griezmann flaunts his locks during the World Cup qualifier between France and the Netherlands on August 31, 2017
Result: France secure spot at 2018 World Cup
France book their spot in the finals of the 2018 World Cup courtesy of a 2-1 win over Belarus in their final Group A clash.
Oct 10, 21:38
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Isco nets brace in Real Madrid win
Real Madrid record their first home La Liga win of the 2017-18 campaign courtesy of a 2-0 success over Espanyol on Sunday night.
Oct 1, 21:35
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Espanyol
Sports Mole previews Sunday evening's La Liga meeting between defending champions Real Madrid and Espanyol at the Bernabeu.
Sep 29, 10:47

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona24195062115162
2Atletico MadridAtletico2416713692755
3Real Madrid24146458273148
4Valencia24144647281946
5Sevilla2412393135-439
6Villarreal2411583529638
7EibarEibar2410593236-435
8GironaGirona249783430434
9Getafe248972921833
10Real Betis24103114150-933
11Celta Vigo2495104137432
12Real Sociedad2485114645129
13Leganes2485112128-729
14Athletic Bilbao2461082427-328
15AlavesAlaves2491142233-1128
16Espanyol2561092232-1028
17Levante24311102138-1720
18Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo2546152453-2918
19Las PalmasLas Palmas2453161852-3418
20Malaga2434171538-2313
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