Barcelona are reportedly prepared to let their midfielder Cesc Fabregas leave this summer for a transfer fee of 30 million-pounds, as he would prefer a return to the Premier League.
Former Barcelona manager Tito Vilanova, who is battling throat cancer, has undergone emergency surgery, Spanish media reported on Thursday.
Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino rued his side`s profligacy in front of goal as their La Liga title hopes were all but ended by a 1-0 defeat away to Granada on Saturday.
Soccer star Rivaldo, the 1999 world player of the year and a key member of Brazil`s 2002 World Cup-winning squad, announced Saturday that he is retiring from the sport at age 41.
The three-horse race for the La Liga title tightened on Sunday when leaders Real Madrid drew 2-2 at city rivals Atletico and Barcelona won 4-1 at home to Almeria.
Real Madrid wrapped up their Liga campaign in style by beating Mallorca 4-1 and surpassing Barcelona`s points record in a league season.
Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has stated his side beat one of the best sides in history to win this season`s Liga yet could not resist a dig at some of his team`s critics who believe Barcelona`s brand of football as the only style to exist.
Real Madrid ended Barcelona`s pursuit of a fourth consecutive La Liga title as they defeated Athletic Bilbao 3-0 at San Mames to secure a record 32nd domestic crown.
Cristiano Ronaldo grabbed four goals to take his season`s tally to 33 as Real Madrid crushed Sevilla 6-2 to keep their slim hopes of beating Barcelona to the La Liga title alive.
Day in Pics: 28th November
Showbiz World - November 28, 2014