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Spanish Football Federation pledges €500 million to help clubs struggling financially due to coronavirus

THE Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has pledged €500 million to help clubs that are struggling financially due to Covid-19.

Spanish football will resume a day early, with the second half of an abandoned match due to offensive chants

FOOTBALL in Spain is due to resume a day early, with the second half of an abandoned match, it has been announced.

Home Field to Give Spain a Huge Advantage in Euro 2020 Group

Euro 2020 has seen a year delay but is finally on the horizon and the tournament this time around has a very different feel...

Manchester United and Leeds star Lee Sharpe launches sports bar on Spain’s Costa Blanca

HE’S traveled the world as a professional footballer winning European trophies and Premier League titles. Now Manchester United and Leeds legend Lee Sharpe is to...

Best Andalusian Soccer Players of All Time

Andalusia has had a history of birthing some of the most talented and famous soccer players ever. Let’s look at some of these legends. Fernando...

Manchester City came from behind in Spain to beat Real Madrid for the first time in the Champions League

MANCHESTER City have taken a huge step towards the quarter-finals after their 2-1 win away at Real Madrid.

Granada players agree to take a 19% pay cut due to coronavirus

GRANADA players have agreed to take a 19% pay cut due to COVID-19.

Former Malaga and Manchester City manager, Manuel Pellegrini appointed as new Real Betis boss

MANUEL Pellegrini has been appointed as the new Real Betis manager.

“Yellow Submarine”: How Villarreal football club rose from humble beginnings to European triumph

Shannon Chaffers digs into the history of the football club from Castellon that swept to glory in blur of yellow last month to make European history.

Spain’s Real Madrid attacks French authorities for Champions League final chaos

CHAMPIONS League winners Real Madrid have attacked French authorities over the organisation of last Saturday's final against Liverpool. The La Liga champions secured the trophy...

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL: Booze, police, fan zones and everything else Tottenham and Liverpool fans in Madrid need to know

Drinking on the streets of Madrid is illegal and could see you arrested or fined

Spain’s Pepe Reina returns to Premier League for Aston Villa

PEPE Reina has returned to the Premier League for Aston Villa.

Spain’s all-Basque Copa del Rey final postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus

THE Copa del Rey final has been postponed due to coronavirus fears.

Barcelona players undergoing coronavirus tests at their training ground today, ahead of a return to training

BARCELONA players are set to have COVID-19 tests today at their training ground, before returning to training.

The Unusual & Unpredictable Spanish La Liga 2020/2021

Of course, one of the La Liga giants (Barcelona/Real Madrid) could go on an unbeaten run and resume dominance in the Spanish domestic football...

Football fans can now watch El Clasico in their local bar in Spain with commentary in English

FOOTBALL fans now have the option of watching El Clásico with English commentary when the match kicks off between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid...

Real Madrid block Gareth Bale’s €1 million-a-week transfer to Chinese club, despite Zidane ‘wanting him gone’

Bale still has three years left on his contract with the Bernabeu club, where he has made just 79 La Liga starts in the previous three seasons

Estepona Mayor visits Manchester United during their warm weather camp on Spain’s Costa del Sol

ESTEPONA Mayor, Jose Maria Garcia Urbano, has paid a visit to Manchester United at the Kempinski hotel.

Women’s football in Spain is struggling financially due to coronavirus

CORONAVIRUS has hit women’s football in Spain particularly hard.

Atletico Madrid star and Spanish international, Diego Costa sentenced to six months in prison for tax fraud, but will...

DIEGO Costa has been sentenced to six months in prison for tax fraud, but will avoid a jail term.

Lionel Messi’s Barcelona BBQ lands him in hot water with Spain’s La Liga

A bit of team bonding involving Lionel Messi and his FC Barcelona teammates has ended up in a La Liga investigation. The 33-year-old Argentine ace...

Barcelona’s Gerard Pique gets big tax break from Spain’s Supreme Court

BARCELONA footballer Gerard Pique has landed a €2.1 million pre-Christmas windfall courtesy of Spain's Supreme Court. Pique, 34, has been given a refund of a...

Irish ride their luck against stubborn Gibraltar side and gale-force winds

In a game where Republic of Ireland showed their class, Gibraltar held their own until the last minute. The first Euro 2020 qualifier for both...

“I AM BLESSED”: Barcelona forward Lionel Messi beats van Dijk and Ronaldo to win Ballon d’Or – full list...

"As my wife said, you must never stop dreaming but always work to improve and continue to enjoy"

Espanyol beat Wolves in the second leg of their Europa League tie in Spain, but the British side qualify...

ESPANYOL have been knocked out of the Europa League, despite beating Wolves.

Former Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero teaching Spanish to children in the UK, as part of the BBC’s plan...

SERGIO Aguero has been announced as the BBC’s Spanish teacher for children in England during the lockdown.

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