1. De Gea Has Finally Come of Age

    Too many eras have ended at once at Manchester United , and the same can be said of the Spain national team. David de Gea this week made both club and country feel like a new and very considerable one had just begun...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 9 days ago 1,436 reads 1 comments

  2. Casillas Responds to Del Bosque Criticism

    Real Madrid and Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas has responded to Vicente del Bosque's words after the 4-0 defeat of Luxembourg.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 9 days ago 963 reads 0 comments

  3. Vicente Del Bosque Has to Make Tough Choices If Spain Are to Rise Again

    Spain has at its disposal, not just some of the world’s best players, but arguably some of the best of all time, to pick from. Unfortunately what it no longer has is the best team...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 11 days ago 3,857 reads 1 comments

  4. Why Iker Casillas Is Under Most Pressure for Spain Following Win over Luxembourg

    David de Gea's first competitive start for Spain was always planned to happen against Luxembourg—not a reaction to the costly mistake of Iker Casillas against Slovakia, via Marca ...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 12 days ago 9,754 reads 17 comments

  5. Alcácer: When You Get the Opportunity, You Have to Show What You Can Do

    Spanish international striker, Paco Alcácer continued his rapidly-growing reputation by scoring his third goal in La Roja's 0-4 Euro 2016 qualifying win over Luxembourg on Sunday ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 13 days ago 169 reads 0 comments

  6. Del Bosque Delighted for Costa

    Vicente Del Bosque has spoken of his happiness at seeing Diego Costa get off the mark for Spain in the win over Luxembourg...

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  7. Diego Costa Breaks His Duck as Spain Learn to Play the Costa Way

    The drought is finally over. Seven matches into his career as a Spanish international, Diego Costa finally scored his first goal for the country in their 4-0 Euro 2016 qualifying victory away to Luxembourg on Sunday...

    Nick Dorrington Written by Nick Dorrington about 13 days ago 12,240 reads 16 comments

  8. Luxembourg vs. Spain: Score, Grades and Reaction from Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Diego Costa scored his first goal for Spain as La Roja defeated overmatched Luxembourg, 4-0, on Sunday evening in a Euro 2016 Group C qualifier...

    Michael Cummings Written by Michael Cummings about 13 days ago 6,296 reads 3 comments

  9. Incredible Miss by Spain's Diego Costa Before He Finally Scores for La Roja

    Diego Costa has been scoring goals for fun for Chelsea this season, but when he puts on the Spain shirt, it seems everything goes wrong...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 13 days ago 32,725 reads 49 comments

  10. David Silva Scores Beautiful Goal for Spain Against Luxembourg

    When you hear the name David Silva , you usually think of his creativity, but he is surprisingly prolific in front of goal, too...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 13 days ago 8,660 reads 5 comments

  11. De Gea in for Casillas vs. Luxembourg

    #XI Spain: DE GEA, CARVAJAL, Piqué, BARTRA, Jordi Alba, Busquets, Koke, Iniesta, Silva, ALCÁCER y Diego Costa.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 13 days ago 145 reads 0 comments

  12. Pique Explains Prior Spain Absence

    Gerard Pique has explained why he didn't join up with the Spain squad for the last round of fixtures and reaffirmed his commitment to La Roja.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 13 days ago 716 reads 0 comments

  13. Del Bosque: Five Changes for Spain

    Vicente Del Bosque has revealed there will be five changes to the Spain side to play Luxembourg from the XI that lost to Slovakia.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 13 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  14. Real Madrid's Isco Can Help to Fix Spain's Stale Midfield

    Between the 2013 Confederations Cup and the 2014 World Cup, it became clear that Spain's midfield under Vicente del Bosque was quickly approaching a point of transition...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 14 days ago 10,414 reads 51 comments

  15. Spain's Loss to Slovakia Indicative of Del Bosque's Stylistic Tug-of-War

    When it comes to Spain, it didn't used to be this way. Well, it did, just not in recent history. Ever since Iker Casillas and Carles Puyol, respective spokesmen of Real Madrid ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 15 days ago 1,509 reads 3 comments

  16. Spain Must Go Back to the Drawing Board as They Are Not Learning from Mistakes

    Vicente del Bosque made no secret of the fact when speaking to the media after the match that saw Spain lose their first Euro qualifier since Sweden beat them 2-0, 36 matches ...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 15 days ago 8,508 reads 39 comments

  17. Luxembourg vs. Spain: How La Roja Should Line Up in Euro 2016 Qualifier

    After slumping to a damaging 2-1 defeat to Slovakia at the Stadion MSK Zilina on Thursday, Spain travel to the Stade Josy Barthel on Sunday to take on Luxembourg, eyeing the ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 15 days ago 1,997 reads 4 comments

  18. Spain and Vicente Del Bosque Engulfed in Sense of Monotony After Slovakia Loss

    Vicente del Bosque , it would seem, has an interesting perception of what constitutes as new. "We'll have a slightly new system in place from the one we had against ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 16 days ago 2,388 reads 4 comments

  19. Iniesta: We Must Do Better to Ensure This Doesn't Happen Again

    Andrés Iniesta believes Spain merited much more than a defeat against Slovakia, but whilst suggesting his team dominated possession and chances on goal, he admitted there's still plenty that must be improved...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 16 days ago 302 reads 0 comments

  20. Del Bosque: Spain Deserved a Draw

    Vicente del Bosque acknowledged Spain were below par in losing to Slovakia but felt the 2-1 defeat was a harsh outcome...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 16 days ago 978 reads 2 comments

  21. Slovakia vs. Spain: Winners and Losers from Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Slovakia pulled off one of the big shock results of the European Championships, qualifying on Thursday night when they beat Spain 2-1 in Zilina...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 16 days ago 5,390 reads 20 comments

  22. Slovakia Shock Spain with 2-1 Victory in European Qualifier

    Spain looked to have rescued a point in their Euro 2016 qualifier with Slovakia when Paco Alcacer bagged an equaliser in the 82nd minute...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 16 days ago 13,562 reads 32 comments

  23. Watch: Paco Alcacer Hits Equaliser vs. Slovakia

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  24. Slovakia Take the Lead on Free-Kick Goal over Spain and an Iker Casillas Blunder

    On the night that Iker Casillas was making his impressive 158th international cap for Spain, he made a pretty awful mess of a Slovakian free-kick to grant the hosts a somewhat surprising early lead...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 16 days ago 3,777 reads 5 comments

  25. Diego Costa and Martin Skrtel Get Physical During Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Spain striker Diego Costa is used to bullying defences with his physical style, but Slovakia's Martin Skrtel let the Chelsea star know that he is willing to give as good as he is getting during Thursday evening's Euro 2016 qualifier...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 16 days ago 42,829 reads 65 comments