1. Lionel Messi Appears to Have a New Tattoo of a Football on His Left Knee

    Lionel Messi appears to have used Barcelona's winter break to get himself a new tattoo. A football for a footballer seems like a natural choice, but in an era of elaborate ...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 hours ago 3,977 reads 14 comments

  2. Balague: Torres Returning Home

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  3. Real Madrid Transfer News: Top Rumours Circling Blancos on Christmas Day 2014

    Despite possessing two of Europe’s finest goalkeepers in Iker Casillas and Keylor Navas, Real Madrid have been in negotiations with Chelsea about a potential transfer for Petr Cech...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 day ago 9,448 reads 33 comments

  4. Grading Luis Enrique's First Few Months as Barcelona Manager

    When Luis Enrique came home to Barcelona , the reaction to his appointment was mixed to say the least. For those supporters tired of Tata Martino's long-ball game, having an ex-captain back as manager was manna from heaven...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 1 day ago 6,122 reads 65 comments

  5. A Christmas Wish for Every La Liga Team

    In Spain, there is no fixture pile-up over the festive period like in England, nor is there the month-plus break afforded to Germany’s Bundesliga clubs. Instead, they have a rather more modest two weeks off...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 2 days ago 13,931 reads 38 comments

  6. Neymar Contract Renewal Would Be Perfect Way for Barcelona to Start 2015

    It's widely agreed that 2014 was not a good year for Barcelona, but they're looking to kick 2015 off with a bang by renewing Neymar's contract...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 2 days ago 5,355 reads 18 comments

  7. Real Madrid Transfer News: Marco Reus Told to Join as Gareth Bale Rumours Grow

    Former Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes has told Marco Reus to join Real Madrid . The legendary manager, who ended his stint at the Allianz Arena by winning an excellent treble ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 3 days ago 20,389 reads 87 comments

  8. Setting out Carlo Ancelotti's Best Real Madrid Midfield Setup for Rest of Season

    At the beginning of the 2014-15 season, Carlo Ancelotti 's biggest headache centred on whether he could craft a balanced midfield following the summer departures of Xabi Alonso and Angel Di Maria...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 2 days ago 11,105 reads 41 comments

  9. How Can Diego Simeone Improve His Atletico Squad Without Spending Millions?

    With Atletico Madrid having concluded their schedule for 2014, the Spanish champions will undoubtedly be eyeing the January transfer window as an opportune time to bolster their ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 2 days ago 1,142 reads 5 comments

  10. Real Madrid Transfer News: Iker Casillas Dismisses Exit Rumours

    The past year may have been filled with ups and downs for Iker Casillas , but the longtime Real Madrid goalkeeper has no intention of leaving the club anytime soon...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 2 days ago 3,817 reads 23 comments

  11. Barcelona Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Jordi Alba and Adama Traore

    Jordi Alba’s blistering vertical forays on the left flank have been a patent of Barcelona’s encapsulating attacking play in recent seasons, but it would seem all has not been well with the Spanish international full-back...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 2 days ago 3,291 reads 10 comments

  12. Arsenal Enquire About the Situation of Sergio Ramos

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  13. Real Madrid Transfer News: Louis Van Gaal Refuses to Talk on Gareth Bale Rumours

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal hasn't reached such an esteemed position in football management by openly discussing his every ploy, and his side's alleged pursuit of Gareth Bale is no different...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 3 days ago 6,586 reads 44 comments

  14. Lionel Messi, Neymar Hang Out with Local Youth as Part of Barcelona Foundation

    Lionel Messi and Neymar are two of the most popular players on the planet. They recently gave back and made the days of local Catalan youth brighter by posing and hanging ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 5,958 reads 11 comments

  15. Neymar Scores Quite Incredible Goal with 'Tornado Twist' in Charity Game

    Neymar loves a trick—and in a charity game, he has even more opportunities to bring out his full range of skills. In this case, in an exhibition pitting Neymar and friends against compatriot Nene and his friends on Monday night...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 days ago 20,600 reads 25 comments

  16. Luis Suarez Donates 500 Christmas Baskets to Children's Hospital in Uruguay

    Luis Suarez has had an up-and-down year for well-documented reasons, but the Barcelona star is marking Christmas by sending 500 Christmas baskets to children at a hospital in his homeland of Uruguay...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 days ago 5,649 reads 35 comments

  17. Barcelona Transfer News: Lionel Messi Rumours Swirl, Adama Traore Interest Rises

    The simplest mention of Lionel Messi 's name often kick-starts a whirlwind of speculation around the Barcelona star. This time, Cesc Fabregas ' "wish" to play alongside Messi at Chelsea has fired up the rumour mill once more...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 3 days ago 19,968 reads 25 comments

  18. Barcelona Transfer News: Martin Odegaard Offer Reported, Latest Camp Nou Rumours

    Barcelona have reportedly offered Norwegian wonderkid Martin Odegaard a contract to join the Camp Nou outfit after the 16-year-old spent some time training with the club last week...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 days ago 8,601 reads 21 comments

  19. Khedira Keen to Secure New Real Madrid Deal

    Sami Khedira insists that he wants to renew terms with Real Madrid before his contract expires in June next year. “If we can reach a solution, I'll be very happy,” the player told German daily, Stuttgarter Nachrichten...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 3 days ago 95 reads 0 comments

  20. Cesc Fabregas' Chelsea Form Underlines Transfer Error by Barcelona

    Cesc Fabregas looks like the sort of player that Barcelona could do with in their midfield right now, which makes it all the more confusing why they let him sign for Chelsea this summer...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 3 days ago 7,125 reads 35 comments

  21. Atletico Madrid Hint at Torres Deal

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  22. Arda Relishing Çalhanoglu and Toprak Re-Encounter

    It will be a case of friends reunited for Arda Turan when Atlético face Bayer Leverkusen in the next round of the Champions League...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 3 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  23. Xavi Goes to Egypt, Meets a Child Who Just Has to Give Him a Cuddle

    Xavi is in Egypt launching a camp for football called the Campus Xavi Palm Hills, and the Spain and Barcelona midfielder is clearly making a bit of an impression...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 days ago 6,994 reads 3 comments

  24. Real Madrid's 12 Days of Christmas

    It's been a year to remember for Real Madrid , one described by manager Carlo Ancelotti as " unforgettable ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 3 days ago 3,933 reads 7 comments

  25. La Liga Player Rankings After Gameweek 16, December 19-21

    The last round of La Liga games this side of the winter break took place in Spain from the 19th to the 22nd of December, with 18 of the 20 teams in action. Real Madrid vs...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 3 days ago 10,971 reads 58 comments