European football clubs concerned about Ebola virus
European football clubs concerned about Ebola virus

French football club Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has expressed Ebola concerns about his side's two Cameroonian players who turned out for their national team in the 2015 Africa Cup qualifiers.

Sergi Samper the latest gem from Barcelona production line
Sergi Samper the latest gem from Barcelona production line

One thing that has stood out during the early stages of Luis Enrique`s stint as Barcelona coach is the faith he is placing in recent graduates from the club`s famed "La Masia" academy.

Mario Mandzukic to have surgery on broken nose
Mario Mandzukic to have surgery on broken nose

Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic will undergo surgery on his nose which was broken during the La Liga champions` 3-2 Champions League defeat by Greek side Olympiakos on Tuesday.

Mario Mandzukic to have surgery on broken nose
Mario Mandzukic to have surgery on broken nose

Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic will undergo surgery on his nose which was broken during the La Liga champions` 3-2 Champions League defeat by Greek side Olympiakos on Tuesday.

Berizzo fills in for Enrique as Celta coach

Spanish Primera Liga club Celta Vigo has offered former player Eduardo Berizzo a two-year deal as its new coach to replace Luis Enrique, who was named Barcelona coach.

Barcelona appoint Luis Enrique as new coach

Barcelona on Monday appointed their former captain and outgoing Celta Vigo manager Luis Enrique as their new coach to replace Gerardo Martino after a disappointing trophyless season, the club said.

Barcelona coach Martino calls it quits after trophyless season

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino resigned on Saturday after just one season in charge having finished second to Atletico Madrid in the La Liga title race and failed to win a major trophy.

Ancelotti frustrated by end of Real title challenge

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti believes his side have paid for their efforts in the Champions League after their La Liga title challenge ended with a 2-0 defeat to Celta Vigo on Sunday.

La Liga: Draws leave Atletico, Barca set for final day battle

Atletico Madrid will travel to face Barcelona next weekend with La Liga title on the line after both sides were held to draws on Sunday.

Barca don`t owe me apology over Luis Enrique meet - Martino

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino does not believe the club owe him an apology after sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta was filmed this week meeting with Celta Vigo coach and former Barca player Luis Enrique.

Ronaldo out of Real`s La Liga game at Celta Vigo

Real Madrid top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo is out of Sunday`s La Liga match at Celta Vigo, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Saturday.

Luis Enrique favourite for Barca job

Celta Vigo coach Luis Enrique looks the clear favourite to replace Gerardo `Tata` Martino at FC Barcelona after holding talks with Barca`s Director of Football, Andoni Zubizarreta.

Spain coach has injured Valdes` replacement in mind

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque said Monday that he has a good idea who will replace injured goalkeeper Victor Valdes for the World Cup finals in Brazil.

Spain keeper Valdes to miss World Cup, out for seven months

Spain goalkeeper Victor Valdes will miss the World Cup after being ruled out of action for seven months following knee surgery.

Sociedad, Villarreal falter in Europe qualification bids

Real Sociedad and Villarreal failed to capitalise on defeats for European qualification rivals Athletic Bilbao and Sevilla when they were held to 1-1 draws by Osasuna and Elche respectively in La Liga on Sunday.

Martino dedicates derby win to injured Valdes

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino dedicated his side`s crucial 1-0 win away to Espanyol in the Catalan derby to stricken goalkeeper Victor Valdes.

Barca president leaves door open for injured Valdes

FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has opened the door for goalkeeper, Victor Valdes, to remain at the club despite the serious knee injury Valdes suffered in midweek.

Real very much in title race, warns Barca coach

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino warned Friday that rivals Real Madrid, third in the La Liga after three consecutive defeats, are still very much in the running for the title.

Barca hoping to continue revival in Catalan derby

Barcelona have the destiny of the tightest La Liga title race in years in their own hands after gaining six points on eternal rivals Real Madrid in the past week.

Real Madrid beaten again as Atletico, Barca win

Real Madrid suffered a huge blow to their La Liga title hopes as a 2-1 win for Sevilla sent them crashing to a second defeat in four days.