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Vomiting Lionel Messi misses Barcelona's Malaga clash

Vomiting Lionel Messi misses Barcelona's Malaga clash

Messi only returned to Barcelona on Wednesday after guiding Argentina to a crucial 3-0 World Cup qualifying win over Colombia on Tuesday.

La Liga: League leaders Real Madrid visit city rivals Atletico, Barcelona eye top spot against Malaga

La Liga: League leaders Real Madrid visit city rivals Atletico, Barcelona eye top spot against Malaga

Atletico's top scorer Antoine Griezmann and Real captain Sergio Ramos facing a race against time to be fit.

Real Madrid go 3 points clear on top of La Liga table; Atletico Madrid beat Malaga in 4-2 thriller

Real Madrid go 3 points clear on top of La Liga table; Atletico Madrid beat Malaga in 4-2 thriller

Atletico Madrid remain just three points back of their city rivals thanks to doubles from Yannick Carrasco and Kevin Gameiro

Cristiano Ronaldo missed penalty costs dear for Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo missed penalty costs dear for Real Madrid

Real Madrid were held to a 1-1 draw at Malaga, giving a 9-point cushion Barcelona at the top of La Liga table.

Rafa Benitez blames anxiety after Real Madrid fail to score at home

Rafa Benitez blames anxiety after Real Madrid fail to score at home

Coach Rafa Benitez blamed anxiety after Real Madrid were knocked off the top of La Liga following a 0-0 home draw against Malaga on Saturday.

Thomas Vermaelen helps Barcelona overcome stubborn Malaga

Thomas Vermaelen helps Barcelona overcome stubborn Malaga

Thomas Vermaelen was the unlikely hero as Barcelona overcame stiff resistence from Malaga to maintain their perfect start to the La Liga season with a 1-0 win at the Camp Nou.

Neymar may make Barcelona return against Malaga: Luis Enrique

Neymar may make Barcelona return against Malaga: Luis Enrique

Barcelona`s Brazil forward Neymar could play a part in Saturday`s La Liga match at home to Malaga after completing his recovery from illness, coach Luis Enrique said on Friday.

La Liga: Sevilla new boy Nzonzi sent off in opening draw at Malaga

La Liga: Sevilla new boy Nzonzi sent off in opening draw at Malaga

Sevilla`s La Liga campaign got off to a stuttering start when their new midfielder Steven Nzonzi was sent off midway through the second half as they were held to a 0-0 draw at Andalusian rivals Malaga on Friday.

Five notable La Liga transfers for 2015/16

Five notable La Liga transfers for 2015/16

Ahead of the start of the 2015/16 La Liga season on Friday, AFP Sports takes a look at five of the most eye-catching transfers made during the close season:

Southampton sign striker Juanmi

Southampton sign striker Juanmi

Southampton have signed Spanish striker Juanmi on a four-year deal, the English Premier League club announced Tuesday.

Chinese investor in talks to take over Malaga

Chinese investor in talks to take over Malaga

A Chinese consortium nicknamed 'Intellectually Manufactured in China' is in talks with Spanish football club Malaga to purchase 95 percent of the La Liga club's share.

Real Madrid beat Malaga to keep the heat on Barcelona

Real Madrid beat Malaga to keep the heat on Barcelona

Real Madrid kept up the chase behind FC Barcelona in the race for the BBVA Primera Liga title as goals from Sergio Ramos, James Rodriguez and Cristiano Ronaldo gave them a hard-fought win against Malaga, a media report said on Sunday.

Barcelona blow two-goal lead at Sevilla, leave La Liga title race wide open

Barcelona blow two-goal lead at Sevilla, leave La Liga title race wide open

Sevilla came from 2-0 down to blow the La Liga title race wide open with a 2-2 draw against leaders Barcelona on Saturday.

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo fires Real Madrid to victory, Atletico held

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo fires Real Madrid to victory, Atletico held

Cristiano Ronaldo took his tally for the season to 49 as Real Madrid cut the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona to just a point with a comfortable 3-0 win over Eibar.

Atletico not distracted by Champions League, Diego Simeone says

Atletico not distracted by Champions League, Diego Simeone says

 Atletico Madrid are fully focused on Saturday`s La Liga game at Malaga and will not let themselves be distracted by Tuesday`s Champions League quarter-final, first leg at home to neighbours Real, coach Diego Simeone said on Friday.

La Liga: Real Madrid four points clear with win at Elche

La Liga: Real Madrid four points clear with win at Elche

Real Madrid moved four points clear of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a 2-0 win at Elche.

La Liga: Barcelona slump to stunning home defeat by Malaga

La Liga: Barcelona slump to stunning home defeat by Malaga

Barcelona`s La Liga title hopes were dealt a huge blow as Malaga stunned the Camp Nou with a 1-0 win on Saturday.

Barcelona slump to stunning home defeat by Malaga

Barcelona slump to stunning home defeat by Malaga

Barcelona`s La Liga title hopes were dealt a huge blow as Malaga stunned the Camp Nou with a 1-0 win on Saturday.

La Liga Gameweek 24 Preview: Barcelona target perfect 12 ahead of Manchester City trip

La Liga Gameweek 24 Preview: Barcelona target perfect 12 ahead of Manchester City trip

Barcelona can move to the top of La Liga for the first time since early November when they look to stretch their winning run to 12 games against Malaga on Saturday.

No love lost as managers face EPL title showdown

No love lost as managers face EPL title showdown

It is hard to imagine two more different characters than Jose Mourinho and Manuel Pellegrini, so it is no surprise that the Chelsea manager and his Manchester City counterpart seem to rub each other up the wrong way.