Thursday, December 8, 2022

Football

Alexia Putellas makes history as first Spanish Ballon d’Or winner since 1960

BARCELONA captain Alexia Putellas has become the first Spain international to win the Ballon d'Or since 1960 .  She was crowned the best female footballer...

Does Gareth Bale Deserve More Respect for his Contributions to Real Madrid?

After joining from Tottenham Hotspur back in September 2013 for a fee of around $104 million, Gareth Bale has never really succeeded in winning...

Barcelona secure important draw away at Napoli in Champions League round of 16

BARCELONA have grabbed a crucial away goal in their 1-1 draw against Napoli in the Champions League round of 16

Real Madrid players agree to take 10-20% pay cut due to coronavirus crisis

REAL Madrid players have agreed to take a pay cut of 10-20% due to COVID-19.

Spain and Portugal’s official bid for 2030 World Cup announced by Pedro Sanchez in Madrid

PEDRO Sanchez has endorsed a bid for the World Cup to be hosted in Spain and Portugal in 2030. The Spanish prime minister said that...

IN PICS: Celebrations in Spain’s capital as Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win Champions League final

ACROSS the city Real Madrid fans erupted in joy as the whistle blew to end the match in Stade de France on Saturday night. Scenes...

Trio of Italian touts arrested in Spain for selling FAKE Champions League final tickets

Once all three men were cuffed, police confirmed the tickets were fakes by testing their QR codes

10-man Real Madrid win 11th Spanish Super Cup against rivals Atletico in Saudi Arabia

The Galacticos captain put away the decisive spot kick at Jeddah’s King Abdullah Sports City Stadium

BREAKING: Roma will not travel to Spain for their Europa League match against Sevilla, as planes from Italy aren’t...

ROMA have announced that they will not travel to Sevilla for their Europa League match on Thursday.

Atletico Madrid star, Kieran Trippier, charged by the FA over alleged breaches of betting rules

ATLETICO Madrid defender, Kieran Trippier, has been charged by the FA over alleged breaches of betting rules.

Spanish football teams must terminate sponsorship deals with betting companies by end of the season

In February 2020, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs in Spain proposed a new Royal Decree to regulate how gambling operators with a licence in...

YELLOW AND BLUE: Spain’s Villareal football club loses UEFA Super Cup to Chelsea by one penalty

VILLAREAL football team came within a hair’s breadth of culminating their best season in history with a second European trophy last night (Wednesday August...

Spain and Portugal welcome Ukraine to joint bid to host football’s World Cup finals in 2030

SPAIN and Portugal's football associations have confirmed that Ukraine has been added to their joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup. The three nations...

Hull City play Leyton Orient on Costa del Sol TONIGHT and entry is ONLY €3!

New head coach of the Yorkshire side, former Doncaster boss Grant McCann, will face a tough task, as he has a depleted squad to pick from

WATCH: Hilarious video of Spanish football match turning into a mud bath

A FOOTBALL game in Spain has been played in extreme weather conditions.

Spain and Aston Villa goalkeeper Pepe Reina thinks he contracted coronavirus but is healthy now

PEPE Reina believes he has become the latest footballer to have coronavirus.

Atletico Madrid star and Spanish international, Diego Costa is set to face trial next week for tax fraud

DIEGO Costa is set to face trial next week for tax fraud, it has been announced.

Why the European Super League Would Have Been Bad for La Liga

In just a short few days, the European Super League went from being announced to shelved and left for another day as the backlash...

Football war in Spain as Barcelona and Real Madrid go to court over La Liga’s €2 billion investment deal

BARCELONA and Real Madrid have been joined by Athletic Bilbao in launching a legal fight against La Liga's recently approved deal with a private...

David Villa, Spain’s all-time leading goalscorer, has announced he will retire from football after this season

The 37-year-old has scored 12 goals so far this season, his career total being 376 goals in 752 games.

SPAIN: Football superagent Fali Ramadani ‘laundered millions with fake transfers’ so he could buy yachts and property

A Maltese ‘gatekeeper’ tax adviser company was helping the agents and their criminal network

Athletic Bilbao players agree to take a 6-17% pay cut due to coronavirus crisis

ATHLETIC Bilbao players have announced they will take a 6-17% pay cut due to COVID-19.

Valencia manager Albert Celades sacked after only nine months in charge, while sporting director resigns

VALENCIA manager, Albert Celades has been sacked, with the club’s sporting director resigning immediately after as well.

PEOPLE POWER: Angry fans of Spain’s Valencia football club set up pressure group to oust management

The next date circled in red on Libertad VCF’s diary is next Monday (June 28), when a judge will hear their arguments to impugn the latest agreements taken by the board.

Gareth Bale calls time on Real Madrid career in Spain’s La Liga

GARETH BALE'S nine year stint in Spain has come to an end. The Welshman bade farewell to Real Madrid after notching up 258 appearances in...

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