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La Liga: Andres Iniesta and Fernando Torres depart Barcelona and Atletico Madrid in style

La Liga: Andres Iniesta and Fernando Torres depart Barcelona and Atletico Madrid in style

Two Spanish giants bid farewell to their boyhood clubs on Sunday as Andres Iniesta waved goodbye to Barcelona and Fernando Torres went out with a bang at Aletico Madrid.

May 21, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale score in Real Madrid draw as Zinedine son makes debut

Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale score in Real Madrid draw as Zinedine son makes debut

Real Madrid's final Champions League rehearsal was running perfectly until Cristiano Ronaldo was substituted and Villarreal scored twice to snatch a 2-2 draw.

May 20, 2018, 16:47 PM IST
Antoine Griezmann declines to talk about his future at Atletico

Antoine Griezmann declines to talk about his future at Atletico

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone spoke with an air of resignation when asked if the club can stop Antoine Griezmann from leaving.

May 17, 2018, 17:37 PM IST
Real and Atletico warm up for European finals with La Liga wins

Real and Atletico warm up for European finals with La Liga wins

  Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid warmed up for their European finals by winning in the Spanish league on Saturday.

May 13, 2018, 17:09 PM IST
Real Madrid beaten 3-2 at Sevilla as Sergio Ramos experiences forgettable outing

Real Madrid beaten 3-2 at Sevilla as Sergio Ramos experiences forgettable outing

Former Sevilla defender Ramos struck the crossbar from the spot in the 58th minute and then put through his own net to stretch the home side`s advantage to three goals in the 84th as he tried to cut out a cross from Gabriel Mercado.

May 10, 2018, 12:00 PM IST
Ousmane Dembele strikes twice as Barcelona thrash Villareal 5-1

Ousmane Dembele strikes twice as Barcelona thrash Villareal 5-1

Barca are two matches away from becoming the first team in La Liga since 1933 to complete a season without losing and the first since the league was expanded from nine teams.

May 10, 2018, 11:33 AM IST
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu  fuels Antoine Griezmann speculation

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu fuels Antoine Griezmann speculation

Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu has been in contact with Antoine Griezmann's agent amid reports the Atletico Madrid striker is set to join the Spanish champions.

May 07, 2018, 18:49 PM IST
No guard of honour for Barca as they did not do one for us: Zinedine Zidane

No guard of honour for Barca as they did not do one for us: Zinedine Zidane

Zinedine Zidane says Barcelona do not deserve a guard of honour before the Clasico on Sunday because they refused to give Real Madrid one for winning the Club World Cup.

May 06, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
Barcelona should cherish La Liga title, says Lionel Messi

Barcelona should cherish La Liga title, says Lionel Messi

Barca had thrown away a two-goal advantage against Deportivo but Messi, who scored their second goal, struck again in the 82nd minute to restore the lead before completing his treble.

Apr 30, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Barcelona clinch La Liga title in style as Lionel Messi treble downs Deportivo

Barcelona clinch La Liga title in style as Lionel Messi treble downs Deportivo

Barca only needed a draw to seal the title and they made a perfect start when record signing Philippe Coutinho scored with a stylish chipped shot in the seventh minute while Messi doubled their lead in the 38th by volleying home an outrageous cross by Luis Suarez.

Apr 30, 2018, 12:29 PM IST
Gareth Bale leads Real Madrid to low-key win over Leganes ahead of Bayern clash

Gareth Bale leads Real Madrid to low-key win over Leganes ahead of Bayern clash

Serbian Darko Brasanac gave Leganes hope of a comeback, but Real closed out the victory despite struggling in the second half.

Apr 29, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
La Liga: Andres Iniesta to leave Barcelona at the end of the season

La Liga: Andres Iniesta to leave Barcelona at the end of the season

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta announced in an emotional news conference on Friday he is leaving the Liga club at the end of this season after 16 trophy-filled years pulling the strings at the heart of their midfield.

Apr 27, 2018, 20:14 PM IST
Barcelona on the brink of 25th La Liga triumph

Barcelona on the brink of 25th La Liga triumph

Barcelona need only a point against Deportivo La Coruna on Sunday to confirm a domestic double and win La Liga for the third time in four years.

Apr 27, 2018, 13:17 PM IST
La Liga: Atletico Madrid draw to leave Barcelona even closer to title

La Liga: Atletico Madrid draw to leave Barcelona even closer to title

Atletico Madrid warmed up for their Europa League clash with Arsenal by playing out a 0-0 draw with in-form Betis in La Liga on Sunday (Apr 22), a result that left Barcelona closer still to the Spanish title.

Apr 23, 2018, 11:01 AM IST
Atletico loss at Sociedad leaves Barcelona on brink of La Liga title

Atletico loss at Sociedad leaves Barcelona on brink of La Liga title

Second-placed Atletico were outplayed by Sociedad from start to finish and fell behind in the 27th minute to a thumping strike off the post from forward Willian Jose after a cut-back from former Manchester United winger Adnan Januzaj.

Apr 20, 2018, 08:22 AM IST
La Liga: Barcelona hold on for draw at Celta Vigo after Sergi Roberto sent off

La Liga: Barcelona hold on for draw at Celta Vigo after Sergi Roberto sent off

Lionel Messi was thrown on as a substitute but 10-man Barcelona were relieved to escape with a draw as Celta Vigo came within a whisker of inflicting the Catalans' first league defeat of the season on Tuesday.

Apr 18, 2018, 09:00 AM IST
Isco leads Real Madrid to Malaga win as Zinedine Zidane rests Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale

Isco leads Real Madrid to Malaga win as Zinedine Zidane rests Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale

Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale were both rested and Real Madrid hardly broke a sweat as they beat Malaga 2-1 on Sunday to climb to third in La Liga.

Apr 16, 2018, 08:35 AM IST
La Liga: Atletico Madrid secure Champions League berth

La Liga: Atletico Madrid secure Champions League berth

After their 3-0 win over Levante on Sunday, Atletico have 71 points from 32 games, meaning that they are guaranteed to finish among the top-four in the La Liga.

Apr 16, 2018, 08:25 AM IST
Athletic win 3-1 over unfortunate Villarreal

Athletic win 3-1 over unfortunate Villarreal

The victory lifts Athletic into 12th place in La Liga. Villarreal remain in sixth, the final Europa League spot.

Apr 10, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo scores but Antoine Griezmann equaliser helps Atletico hold Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo scores but Antoine Griezmann equaliser helps Atletico hold Real Madrid

Ronaldo followed up last week`s brilliant bicycle kick against Juventus with a poacher`s finish at the Santiago Bernabeu but Griezmann`s strike keeps Atletico in pole position to finish second in La Liga. 

Apr 08, 2018, 22:29 PM IST