1. Xavi Facing Fight for Barcelona 1st-Team Place on Return from Injury

    Xavi Hernandez is Barcelona through and through. He bleeds red, like everybody, and blue as well. But a small part of him would have been made uneasy by the cutting-edge brilliance ...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 10 days ago 10,979 reads 48 comments

  2. Diego Simeone Again Proves Why He Should Have Won FIFA World Coach of the Year

    On Thursday, Diego Simeone's Atletico Madrid extended their unbeaten run over Real Madrid to five games this season...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 10 days ago 6,463 reads 43 comments

  3. Pepe Injury Hands Raphael Varane Chance to Prove Worth to Real Madrid

    It wasn’t just the egos of the Real Madrid players that were bruised by their Copa del Rey elimination at the hands of Atletico Madrid on Thursday...

    Nick Dorrington Written by Nick Dorrington about 10 days ago 7,131 reads 38 comments

  4. Adidas Appear to Tease New Luis Suarez Campaign with Boxing GIF

    It seems like Adidas are about to play with Luis Suarez 's bad-boy image. The German manufacturers tweeted the above GIF with the tagline : "They hate the way you stand up # therewillbehaters ...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 10 days ago 23,645 reads 26 comments

  5. Valencia's Otamendi out vs. Almeria

    Valencia will be without defensive regular Nicolás Otamendi for their weekend welcome of Almería, after he picked up an ankle injury against Espanyol midweek.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 10 days ago 96 reads 0 comments

  6. Real Madrid Transfer News: Marco Reus Twist, Latest Martin Odegaard Rumours

    Dirk Hebel, the agent of Marco Reus , has labelled suggestions that the Borussia Dortmund star has signed with Real Madrid "blatant nonsense," according to German newspaper Bild (h/t Stephan Uersfeld of ESPN FC)...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 10 days ago 16,809 reads 29 comments

  7. Cristiano Ronaldo Slams Atletico Madrid Style, Admits Fitness Limitations

    Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has hit out at the stylistic principles of Atletico Madrid, branding Diego Simeone’s side as unattractive and "defensive...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 10 days ago 31,534 reads 145 comments

  8. Lionel Messi Not the Sole Reason Luis Enrique Will Lose the Battle at Barcelona

    If there’s one thing we know more than anything about Leo Messi, it’s that this is a player who prefers to do his talking on the pitch, not off it...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 11 days ago 27,720 reads 42 comments

  9. Deportivo La Coruna vs. Barcelona: How Barca Should Line Up in La Liga Game

    Barcelona continue their La Liga campaign at the Riazor Stadium and a date with Deportivo La Coruna . It's a ground that the Catalans have fond recent memories of...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 11 days ago 13,891 reads 29 comments

  10. La Liga Fixtures 2015 Week 19: Schedule, Live Stream Info, Picks and Key Players

    There is a Madrid-based derby and a crucial game in the battle to avoid relegation on the fixture list during Week 19 of the 2014-15 Primera Liga season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mark Buckingham about 11 days ago 393 reads 2 comments

  11. Barcelona Have Found a Regular XI Just in Time for a Tough Run of Fixtures

    Luis Enrique went into Thursday's cup tie at Elche with yet another changed line up, but on this occasion he will be forgiven as Barca defended a 5-0 first leg victory with a 4-0 win in Elche in the last 16 of the Copa del Rey...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 days ago 2,082 reads 0 comments

  12. I'm Not from Another Planet, Says Ronaldo After Cup Loss

    Cristiano Ronaldo apologised to Real Madrid fans after his miraculous powers deserted him as the holders were knocked out of the King's Cup by city rivals Atletico Madrid on Thursday...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 days ago 1,564 reads 4 comments

  13. Pepe Taken to the Hospital Right After Real Madrid's Loss

    After being knocked out of the Copa del Rey by city rivals Atlético, things could get worse for Real Madrid .....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 days ago 148 reads 0 comments

  14. Cristiano Ronaldo apologises, says Real Madrid can't win every game

    Cristiano Ronaldo apologised to Real Madrid fans after Thursday's Copa del Rey last-16 second leg, which began with the 2014 Ballon d'Or winner presenting the trophy to the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 days ago 670 reads 0 comments

  15. Ter Stegen's Impressive Chest Trap vs. Elche

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 days ago 103 reads 0 comments

  16. Fernando Torres' Fairytale Carries Atletico Past Madrid in Copa Del Rey

    Three thoughts on Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid 's 2-2 draw on Thursday in the second leg of the Copa del Rey last 16, which sees Atletico go through 4-2 on aggregate.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 days ago 505 reads 0 comments

  17. Real vs. Atletico: Winners and Losers from Madrid Derby Game

    The 2-0 victory against Real Madrid at the Vicente Calderon on Jan. 7 put Atletico Madrid in pole position for their second-leg Copa del Rey encounter Thursday...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 11 days ago 3,807 reads 4 comments

  18. Luis Enrique Finally Has a Grip on His Squad as Barcelona Steamroll Elche

    Was this so hard? Luis Enrique picked the right team to face Elche , and Barcelona won at a canter. On top of that, he gave the reserve players in his squad some fitness and confidence, ...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 11 days ago 12,633 reads 16 comments

  19. Elche vs. Barcelona: Winners and Losers from Copa Del Rey Game

    Barcelona are through to the next round of the Copa del Rey after shellacking Elche 4-0 on Thursday...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 11 days ago 1,745 reads 8 comments

  20. Fernando Torres Brace Maintains Diego Simeone's Grip over Real Madrid

    In the lead-up to Atletico Madrid 's second-leg clash with Real Madrid in the round of 16 in the  Copa del Rey at the Santiago Bernabeu , Diego Simeone was asked whether Fernando Torres would feature again against the European champions..

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 11 days ago 6,609 reads 14 comments

  21. Watch: Mathieu Scores First on Perfect Free Kick

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 11 days ago 71 reads 0 comments

  22. Elche vs. Barcelona: Score, Report and Reaction from Copa del Rey Game

    Barcelona eased into the Copa del Rey quarter-finals with a routine 4-0 victory at Elche on Thursday night in the second leg of their round-of-16 tie at the Estadio Manuel Martinez Valero ...

    Michael Cummings Written by Michael Cummings about 11 days ago 12,896 reads 53 comments

  23. Ronaldo 'Playing with Pain'

    Ancelotti: “Pepe has a bang in ribs, which hurt him in that moment. He will do an X-ray, and we will see what happens over the next hours...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 11 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  24. Pepe Headed for Rib Scans

    Ronaldo: "Maybe I'm not perfectly fit, knee issue is over, I've got used to playing with pain. In 2/3 weeks I'll be fine, the team too...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 11 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  25. Torres: Early Goal Crucial

    Fernando Torres pointed to his first goal as a crucial moment as Atletico Madrid knocked Real Madrid out of the Copa del Rey...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 11 days ago 541 reads 0 comments