1. Barcelona's Liga Title Defence Will Be Hampered by Limited Squad Options

    Firstly the positives. Barcelona's La Liga title defence started with three points on the board. Three points earned, away from home, against Athletic Club, who just 10 days before had walloped the Catalans 4-0 at the San Mames ...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 7 days ago 9,970 reads 35 comments

  2. La Liga Hangover: Barcelona Injuries and Aspas and Roberto Soldado, Our Heroes

    Welcome to La Liga Hangover, a weekly column running throughout the season where we take a look at the key stories and talking points in Spanish football's top flight over the previous weekend...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 7,777 reads 13 comments

  3. Cristiano Ronaldo Posts Message to His Haters on Instagram After 0-0 Draw

    Real Madrid started their La Liga campaign with a disappointing 0-0 draw against Sporting Gijon on Sunday night. When it comes to Real, everything is a big deal, but Cristiano Ronaldo posted a clear message to his haters on Instagram...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 7 days ago 30,800 reads 82 comments

  4. La Liga Table 2015: Sunday's Week 1 Results and Updated Standings

    Real Madrid stumbled to a 0-0 draw at Sporting Gijon on Sunday as Rafa Benitez's reign opened under sorry circumstances, while defending champions Barcelona clinched a 1-0 win at Athletic Bilbao...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 8 days ago 15,153 reads 1 comments

  5. Sporting Gijon vs. Real Madrid: Winners and Losers from La Liga

    Real Madrid were unable to start the reign of new manager Rafa Benitez with a win, as Sporting Gijon held them to a 0-0 draw. Without striker Karim Benzema, Los Blancos drew a blank away at El Molinon in the first wave of La Liga matches...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 8 days ago 7,812 reads 24 comments

  6. Sporting Gijon vs. Real Madrid: Score and Reaction from 2015 La Liga Match

    Real Madrid 's 2015-16 got off to a turgid start on Sunday evening after last season's La Liga runners-up ran to a 0-0 stalemate against top-flight newcomers Sporting Gijon...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 8 days ago 18,438 reads 320 comments

  7. Sporting Gijon Fans Appear to Plaster Real Madrid Bus with Barcelona Stickers

    The above picture did the rounds on social media on Sunday night, which seems to show the Real Madrid bus covered in Barcelona stickers...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 8 days ago 15,152 reads 117 comments

  8. Athletic Bilbao vs. Barcelona: Winners and Losers from La Liga

    Barcelona started their Liga title defence with a hard-fought, unconvincing 1-0 victory at New San Mames over Athletic Club...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 8 days ago 30,888 reads 50 comments

  9. Athletic Bilbao vs. Barcelona: Score and Reaction from 2015 La Liga Match

    Barcelona got their 2015-16 La Liga campaign off to a winning start Sunday, overcoming Athletic Bilbao 1-0...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 8 days ago 13,016 reads 89 comments

  10. Luis Suarez Scores Lovely Volley for Barcelona vs. Athletic Bilbao

    Luis Suarez had to miss the first couple of months of the Liga season in 2014/15 due to suspension. However, he got his first taste of opening day on Sunday and took full advantage...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 8 days ago 38,274 reads 67 comments

  11. Sporting Gijon vs. Real Madrid: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga

    La Liga—El Molinon FT: Sporting Gijon 0-0 Real Madrid Sporting Gijon: Cuellar, Hernandez, Bernardo, Lora, Lopez, Alvarez Diaz, Nacho Cases, Carlos Carmona (Rachid Ait-Atmane), ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 8 days ago 20,815 reads 480 comments

  12. Athletic Bilbao vs. Barcelona: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga

    La Liga Live! Athletic Bilbao 0-1 Barcelona Scorers: Suarez (55') Los Leones : Iraizoz; De Marcos, Balenziaga, Laporte, Elustondo; Beñat, Rico, Eraso; Susaeta, ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 8 days ago 24,662 reads 378 comments

  13. Neymar Wins €17,810 on an Online Poker Hand After Landing a Royal Flush

    Some people have all the luck. Barcelona star Neymar plays for the best team in the world, is a global icon and will earn an estimated $31 million this year...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 8 days ago 24,966 reads 20 comments

  14. Filipe Luis Can Make Atletico Madrid Title Contenders Again After Chelsea Move

    A left-back can't win you the title on his own. If Atletico Madrid lift La Liga at the end of this season, it won't just be Filipe Luis that inspired it...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 8 days ago 2,852 reads 7 comments

  15. Sporting Gijon vs. Real Madrid: Team News, Predicted XIs, Live Stream, TV Info

    The ideal first opponent or the worst possible first opponent: Sporting Gijon could be either for Real Madrid...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 8 days ago 10,818 reads 27 comments

  16. Athletic Bilbao vs Barcelona: Team News, Predicted Lineups, Live Stream, TV Info

    Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao trade blows for the third time in a little over a week, with Los Leones firm favourites to make life miserable indeed for Luis Enrique and Co...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 8 days ago 4,426 reads 24 comments

  17. Atletico Madrid vs. Las Palmas: Winners and Losers from La Liga

    Atletico Madrid started their domestic campaign with a narrow 1-0 victory over newly promoted Las Palmas on Saturday at the Estadio Vicente Calderon...

    Michael Cummings Written by Michael Cummings about 9 days ago 10,053 reads 26 comments

  18. Atletico Madrid vs. Las Palmas: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga

    Live updates: La Liga 2015-16 Atletico Madrid 1-0 Las Palmas (full time) GOALS : Antoine Griezmann 16' Atletico : 13-Jan Oblak; 20-Juanfran, 2-Diego Godin, ...

    Michael Cummings Written by Michael Cummings about 9 days ago 3,743 reads 10 comments

  19. Realistic 2015-16 Expectations for Real Madrid Midfielder Casemiro

    It's shaping up to be a breakout season for Casemiro at Real Madrid . After a year away at Porto in the Primeira Liga, the defensive midfielder returns to a Real Madrid undergoing ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 9 days ago 6,390 reads 34 comments

  20. La Liga Table 2015 Week 1: Opening Standings Following Friday's Results

    Spanish top flight football is back in business, as Sevilla clung on to earn a 0-0 draw at Malaga on Friday despite Steven N'Zonzi being sent off on his league debut for the club...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 10 days ago 2,713 reads 2 comments

  21. Ultimate Guide to La Liga Weekend at the Start of 2015/16

    After weeks and months of waiting, La Liga finally returns this weekend, as Spain's top flight gets underway a week or more after the likes of the Premier League, Bundesliga and Ligue 1...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 10 days ago 633 reads 3 comments

  22. Real Mallorca to Players: No More Stealing TP!

    The Real Mallorca board in June passed a raft of strict rules and regulations to be imposed on the first team squad this season, including banning piercings, necklaces, "extravagant" haircuts and even a curfew...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 10 days ago 106 reads 0 comments

  23. Mateo Kovacic Introduces Himself in Catalan at Official Real Madrid Unveiling

    Mateo Kovacic hasn't made the ideal start to life as a Real Madrid player. The midfielder, signed from Inter Milan this week for a deal worth around €35 million, introduced ...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 10 days ago 20,495 reads 60 comments

  24. Atletico Madrid vs. Las Palmas: Team News, Predicted XIs, Live Stream, TV Info

    New stimuli, reinvention and evolution: Those have been the words emanating from the Vicente Calderon in recent months, the summer witnessing a growing sense of expectation on the banks of the Manzanares...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 10 days ago 2,417 reads 5 comments

  25. Athletic Bilbao vs. Barcelona: How Should Luis Enrique's Side Line Up?

    Barcelona officially start their treble defence this weekend—travelling to Athletic Bilbao's San Mames Stadium in La Liga's opening matchday. Luis Enrique's men have already been up-close-and-personal with their Sunday hosts...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 10 days ago 23,161 reads 57 comments