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Aston Villa sign Spanish defender Jose Angel Crespo

Aston Villa sign Spanish defender Jose Angel Crespo

Aston Villa`s overhauling of their defence after flirting with relegation last season continued on Tuesday with the signing of Spanish defender Jose Angel Crespo from relegated La Liga side Cordoba for a fee reported to be £500,000 ($780,000).

Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack

Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack

After a slow start at Barcelona, Luis Suarez now has a strike rate comparable to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, while his selfless style has also helped instill a spirit of camaraderie within their deadly attack.

Barcelona coach warns of Cordoba threat to title charge

Barcelona coach warns of Cordoba threat to title charge

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has warned of the potential threat to the La Liga leaders` title charge posed by a Cordoba side who are five points adrift at the bottom and on the brink of relegation.

Cordoba closer to relegation after home loss to Athletic Bilbao

Cordoba closer to relegation after home loss to Athletic Bilbao

 Athletic Bilbao defeated Cordoba 1-0 to put the vanquished team closer to relegation from the La Liga.

Deportivo la Coruna sack coach Victor Fernandez

Deportivo la Coruna sack coach Victor Fernandez

La Liga strugglers Deportivo la Coruna have sacked coach Victor Fernandez after they could only manage a 1-1 draw with bottom side Cordoba on Wednesday.

Atletico Madrid leapfrog Valencia in battle for third

Atletico Madrid leapfrog Valencia in battle for third

Atletico Madrid turned up the heat on Valencia in the battle for La Liga’s third automatic Champions League berth when club top scorer Antoine Griezmann set them on the way to a 2-0 stroll at bottom side Cordoba on Saturday.

Saul Niguez to return for Atletico Madrid at Cordoba

Saul Niguez to return for Atletico Madrid at Cordoba

Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez has recovered from a painful blow to the kidneys and will start for the champions in Saturday`s La Liga game at bottom side Cordoba, coach Diego Simeone said on Friday.

La Liga strugglers Cordoba sack coach Miroslav Djukic

La Liga strugglers Cordoba sack coach Miroslav Djukic

Cordoba have sacked coach Miroslav Djukic after a run of eight straight defeats left the Andalusian club four points adrift at the bottom of La Liga.

12 die, thousands evacuated in Argentine flooding

Flooding from heavy rains has left 12 people dead in Argentina, officials said today.

Real Madrid need to keep nerves as Barcelona, Atletico seek to close in

Real Madrid need to keep nerves as Barcelona, Atletico seek to close in

FC Barcelona have the chance to pile the pressure on La Liga leaders Real Madrid this weekend.

Cristiano Ronaldo suspension worry for stuttering Real

Cristiano Ronaldo suspension worry for stuttering Real

A suspension for Cristiano Ronaldo is the latest concern for coach Carlo Ancelotti whose Real Madrid side are looking far from the slick machine that strung together 22 straight victories before Christmas.

Lionel Messi doesn't care about other's stats, says Barca president

Lionel Messi doesn't care about other's stats, says Barca president

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu on Saturday claimed that Lionel Messi doesn't care about other players' statistics. The Argentine scored a brace and provided two assists helping Barca rout Elche at the Estadio Manuel Martinez Valero.

La Liga: Gareth Bale nets winner as Cristiano Ronaldo sent off, Barcelona hit six against Elche

La Liga: Gareth Bale nets winner as Cristiano Ronaldo sent off, Barcelona hit six against Elche

Gareth Bale scored a late winner from the penalty spot after Cristiano Ronaldo had been sent off for the ninth time in his career as Real Madrid came from behind to beat Cordoba 2-1 on Saturday.

Bale penalty rescues Real after Ronaldo sent off against Cordoba

Bale penalty rescues Real after Ronaldo sent off against Cordoba

 Cristiano Ronaldo was sent off as leaders Real Madrid came from behind to beat Cordoba 2-1 in La Liga on Saturday thanks to a late Gareth Bale penalty.

Lowly Basques Eibar outshining La liga heavyweights

Lowly Basques Eibar outshining La liga heavyweights

With just under half the La Liga season played, fans of tiny Basque club Eibar must be rubbing their eyes in disbelief to see their team seven points clear of regional heavyweights Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad.

Luis Suarez opens La Liga account, Lionel Messi at double as Barcelona win big

Luis Suarez opens La Liga account, Lionel Messi at double as Barcelona win big

Luis Suarez scored his first La Liga goal and Lionel Messi netted twice as Barcelona moved to within a point of leaders Real Madrid with a 5-0 thrashing of Cordoba in their final game of the year.

Luis Suarez opens Barcelona league account

Luis Suarez opens Barcelona league account

Luis Suarez celebrated Barcelona`s final La Liga game of 2014 with his first league goal for the club in their 5-0 win over Cordoba at the Camp Nou on Saturday.

Barcelona's Neymar available for Cordoba clash

Barcelona's Neymar available for Cordoba clash

Barcelona forward Neymar has recovered from a minor ankle problem and is available for Saturday`s La Liga game at home to Cordoba, the club said on Friday.

Barcelona hope to end year on Real Madrid`s coattails

Barcelona hope to end year on Real Madrid`s coattails

Barcelona`s star strikers will need to rediscover their scoring touch to stay in the title race in La Liga as the Catalan outfit host struggling Cordoba on Saturday.

Madrid giants atop of La Liga after Barcelona lose at home

Madrid giants atop of La Liga after Barcelona lose at home

Barcelona followed up last weekend`s 3-1 defeat at Real Madrid with another reverse on Saturday, squandering a host of chances to lose 1-0 at home to Celta Vigo and handing the lead in La Liga to their arch rivals.