1. 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 4 days ago 21,063 reads 25 comments

  2. 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 4 days ago 5,718 reads 35 comments

  3. 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 4 days ago 20,183 reads 25 comments

  4. 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 4 days ago 8,786 reads 21 comments

  5. 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 4 days ago 7,314 reads 35 comments

  6. 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 4 days ago 7,069 reads 3 comments

  7. 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 4 days ago 3,972 reads 7 comments

  8. 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 4 days ago 20,885 reads 90 comments

  9. 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 4 days ago 11,485 reads 59 comments

  10. Barcelona's Leo Messi, Luis Suarez and Javier Mascherano's Try Christmas Message

    Barcelona's South American trio of Lionel Messi , Javier Mascherano and Luis Suarez would like to wish you a Merry Christmas—even if it takes them a bit of time to get it right...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 4 days ago 4,471 reads 2 comments

  11. Setting out Diego Simeone's Best Atletico Madrid Midfield Setup for Rest Season

    When Atletico Madrid won last season's La Liga title and reached the Champions League final, they naturally earned many plaudits...

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  12. Watch: Merry Xmas from Messi, Suarez & Mascherano

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  13. Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid Stars Named 'Wimps' by Juan Mercier

    San Lorenzo captain Juan Mercier has labelled Real Madrid 's players "wimps" and accused them of diving during the FIFA Club World Cup final...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 4 days ago 13,779 reads 99 comments

  14. Comparing Luis Suarez's Start to Life at Barcelona to Neymar's

    Luis Suarez 's start to life in Barcelona hasn't been too dissimilar to that of his team-mate Neymar. Just 18 months ago, the Brazilian wunderkind arrived in Catalonia amid a whirlwind of hype, pomp and ceremony...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 4 days ago 10,347 reads 17 comments

  15. Shakira Doesn't Approve of Gerard Pique's Decision to Push Leo Messi out Wide

    Fair play to pop star and wife of Gerard Pique, Shakira . Not only does she know her football, but she's opinionated about it too—so much so that she's unafraid to correct ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 28,508 reads 65 comments

  16. Barca Propose Changes to Executive Structure

    The FC Barcelona Board of Directors, in a meeting that took place on Monday afternoon, have approved bringing forward the restructuring of the Club's Executive Area, thereby fulfilling ...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 4 days ago 937 reads 0 comments

  17. Real Madrid Get a New Badge to Celebrate Club World Cup Championship

    Real Madrid added to their impressive 2014 trophy haul on the weekend, lifting the FIFA Club World Cup after a 2-0 win over San Lorenzo in Morocco...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 13,567 reads 40 comments

  18. Antoine Griezmann Can Provide Goals Atletico Madrid Need to Defend La Liga Title

    Antoine Griezmann hit a second-half hat-trick to help Atletico Madrid come back from a goal down to beat Athletic Bilbao 4-1 away from home on Sunday night, leading his manager Diego Simeone to label him "fabulous...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 2,735 reads 12 comments

  19. La Liga Team for Week 16: Atletico and Barcelona Take Advantage of Real Absence

    The final round of games in La Liga before the winter break saw only nine fixtures played out, with Real Madrid vs. Sevilla postponed until February on account of the former being away on Club World Cup duty...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 10,000 reads 24 comments

  20. Why World Club Title Will Spur Real Madrid Push for La Liga, Champions League

    It has been a good 2014 for Real Madrid , with the side finally claiming La Decima and then the Club World Cup. Manager Carlo Ancelotti has continually illustrated his ability to adapt to any problems he has encountered...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 5 days ago 5,981 reads 18 comments

  21. Real Madrid Transfer News: Blockbuster Deals Rumoured for January Window

    Real's Madrid potential deal to sign Marco Reus continues to dominate the headlines as we move toward the January transfer window, despite any move for the Borussia Dortmund forward more likely to go ahead in the summer...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 5 days ago 11,063 reads 19 comments

  22. Cristiano Ronaldo Appears to Be Falling Asleep During Unveiling of His Statue

    Cristiano Ronaldo appears to be struggling to stay awake during the ceremony unveiling a statue of himself in Madeira...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 days ago 8,304 reads 11 comments

  23. Balague's 2014 La Liga Awards: Diego Simeone's Atletico Madrid Excel

    With the Liga season heading into a brief hiatus for the festive period, the time is right to take a look back at 2014. And what a year it was...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 5 days ago 14,944 reads 76 comments

  24. Inter Boss Mancini Hints at Cerci Interest

    As Roberto Mancini admits Alessio Cerci is a target, it's reported Inter have begun negotiations with Atletico Madrid .....

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  25. Barcelona Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of December 22

    Barcelona enter Christmas week with transfer rumours prevalent. With the opening of the January transfer window imminent, clubs are beginning to position themselves to make a purchase or two...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 5 days ago 7,366 reads 9 comments