Atletico Madrid beat Malaga 3-1 in La Liga
Atletico Madrid beat Malaga 3-1 in La Liga

Atletico Madrid closed to within a point of La Liga leaders Real Madrid when midfielder Tiago scored one goal and created another for Diego Godin in a 3-1 win for the champions at home to Malaga on Saturday.

Fledgling Spain face stern test against world champions Germany
Fledgling Spain face stern test against world champions Germany

An all-conquering Spain side were on the crest of a wave last time they faced Germany on the way to winning the 2010 World Cup but they now meet on Tuesday in what will be a stern test for a new fledgling team.

ISL: NorthEast, Pune play goalless draw
ISL: NorthEast, Pune play goalless draw

North East United FC (NEUFC) and FC Pune City (FPC) missed a lot of scoring opportunities as their Indian Super League match ended in goalless draw, here on Saturday.

ISL: NorthEast United vs Pune City – Preview
ISL: NorthEast United vs Pune City – Preview

NorthEast United FC take on FC Pune City at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati in Match 32 of the Indian Super League.

ISL: Chennaiyin, NorthEast eke out an exciting 2-2 draw
ISL: Chennaiyin, NorthEast eke out an exciting 2-2 draw

Brazilian striker Elano Blumer and Spaniard Koke scored two superb goals for their respective sides as Chennaiyin FC and NorthEast United played out a high-octane 2-2 draw in the Indian Super League match here today.

Atletico Madrid sink Malmo thanks to Koke and Raul Garcia
Atletico Madrid sink Malmo thanks to Koke and Raul Garcia

Atletico Madrid`s Koke and Raul Garcia secured a 2-0 victory at Malmo in their Champions League Group A clash on Tuesday after the Swedes spurned several chances.

ISL: Pune City vs NorthEast United - Preview
ISL: Pune City vs NorthEast United - Preview

Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium in Pune will host Match 20 of the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League as FC Pune City welcome NorthEast United FC.

ISL: Visiting NorthEast United beat 9-man Mumbai City FC 2-0
ISL: Visiting NorthEast United beat 9-man Mumbai City FC 2-0

NorthEast United struck twice in the second half in a remarkable turnaround to stun Mumbai City FC 2-0 in a Hero Indian Super League match which saw the home side reduced to nine men in the end here on Friday.

ISL: Koke on target as NorthEast United defeat Kerala Blasters 1-0
ISL: Koke on target as NorthEast United defeat Kerala Blasters 1-0

Spanish striker Koke's opportunistic first-half strike ensured a 1-0 win for the NorthEast FC against Sachin Tendulkar co-owned Kerala Blasters FC in the second match of the Hero Indian Super League, here on Monday.

Koke aims to follow in Xavi's footsteps for new-look Spain
Koke aims to follow in Xavi's footsteps for new-look Spain

 Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke is part of a fresh generation of Spain players aiming to make an impact in Euro 2016 qualifying and says he would be happy if he achieves half the success of retired great Xavi. 

Spain leading contender for Euro 2016: Luis Garcia
Spain leading contender for Euro 2016: Luis Garcia

Spanish soccer star Luis Garcia believes the days of struggle for Spain's national football team are over and, riding on young and exciting talent, the 2010 World Cup winners will be one of the leading contenders for the Euro 2016.

Australia 0-3 Spain: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the World Cup Group B game between Australia and Spain at Arena da Baixada, Curitiba. The Group B last match marks the clash between two teams who have made an exit from Brazil. They are still expected to give in their best and go off on a winning note.

Beaten Atletico face tough task to stay at top

It took Atletico Madrid 40 years to reach a second European Cup final and it might be a similarly long wait for a third appearance with wealthy clubs set to poach the La Liga champions` key assets.

Five key games in Atletico`s title-winning season

Atletico Madrid won their 10th La Liga title and their first since 1996 thanks to Sunday`s 1-1 draw at Barcelona. Here are five key matches from the season:
Matchday seven - Real Madrid 0 Atletico 1

Atletico fast start too much for Barca, admits Martino

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino conceded his side had paid for a slow start as Atletico Madrid booked their place in the Champions League semi-finals for the first time in 40 years with a 1-0 win over the Catalans on Wednesday.

Koke can be Spain`s playmaker for next decade, Xavi says

Spain and Barcelona playmaker Xavi has singled out Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke as his successor as the man at the heart of the world and European champions` possession-based playing style.

Diego Simeone hails one of Atletico`s `best games`

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone lauded his side`s resolve as they came from a goal down to remain top of La Liga by beating Athletic Bilbao 2-1 at San Mames on Saturday.

End of La Liga duopoly, rise of Atletico Madrid and its players

It seems, La Liga is heading for three-way tie. After years of duopoly, football fans around the world have finally got to see a three-way title-fight in Spain. The rise of Atletico Madrid, as a title contender augurs well for the well-being of football in the Iberian nation.

Koke goal puts Atletico top of La Liga

Atletico Madrid knocked Barcelona off the top of La Liga, for a day at least, as a second-half strike by Koke earned a 1-0 victory over a stubborn Malaga side on Saturday.

Koke targets World Cup spot with Spain

Koke hopes his form for Atletico Madrid will convince Spain to take him to the World Cup in 2014.