Bale on target in Real win, Suarez inspires Barca revival
Bale on target in Real win, Suarez inspires Barca revival

Gareth Bale scored on his return to the Real Madrid starting line-up for the first time in a month as the European champions beat Rayo Vallecano 5-1 on Saturday.

Fit-again Gareth Bale to start at weekend, says Carlo Ancelotti
Fit-again Gareth Bale to start at weekend, says Carlo Ancelotti

 Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale will return to the starting line-up this weekend against Rayo Vallecano after the Welshman successfully played the final 30 minutes against Liverpool on Tuesday, coach Carlo Ancelotti said.

European football clubs concerned about Ebola virus
European football clubs concerned about Ebola virus

French football club Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has expressed Ebola concerns about his side's two Cameroonian players who turned out for their national team in the 2015 Africa Cup qualifiers.

La Liga: Champions Atletico Madrid held by Rayo, Real beat Cordoba

Champions Atletico Madrid made a sluggish start to the defence of their La Liga title with a 0-0 draw against Rayo Vallecano while a header from Karim Benzema and a late Cristiano Ronaldo strike helped Real Madrid beat promoted Cordoba 2-0.

La Liga: Athletic Bilbao seal Champions League place with Rayo win

Athletic Bilbao claimed a spot in next season`s Champions League playoff round with a 3-0 win at Rayo Vallecano in La Liga on Friday which was sealed by a late Ander Herrera free-kick.

Meet the own goal scoring defender who was removed from field for excess sobbing!

Real Betis defender Paulao had reportedly started crying after scoring an own goal in his side`s La Liga clash with Rayo Vallecano, after which he was taken off the field.

Real Madrid, Barcelona remain on Atletico`s tail in La Liga title fight

Gareth Bale scored twice as Real Madrid recovered from two consecutive league defeats to beat Rayo Vallecano 5-0 on Saturday.

Messi penalty lifts Barca back to La Liga summit

Barcelona kept up the pressure on La Liga title rivals Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid when Lionel Messi struck from the penalty spot in a 1-0 win at Espanyol in Saturday`s Catalan derby.

Ancelotti seeks to revive title push against Rayo

Real Madrid went into last Sunday`s `Clasico` against Barcelona aiming to land a decisive blow in the title race but a week later, they take on Rayo Vallecano with serious questions over their own La Liga credentials.

Lionel Messi needs 25 goals to become highest scorer in La Liga

With a brace against Rayo Vallecano on Saturday, Lionel Messi became the joint-third highest scorer in La Liga history. Messi has scored 228 goals in 268 appearances for Barcelona.

Messi, Neymar on target as Barca hit Rayo for six

Barcelona warmed up for their highly anticipated Champions League clash with Manchester City in midweek with a 6-0 thrashing of Rayo Vallecano to remain on top of La Liga on goal difference.

Atletico ease past Valladolid, go back top

Atletico Madrid moved clear at the top of La Liga, for a few hours at least, as two goals inside the first four minutes guided them to a 3-0 win over Valladolid.

Neymar back to bolster Barca attack against Rayo

Barcelona may have been well short of their best since Christmas but they remain alive in all competitions and can look forward to welcoming back Brazilian forward Neymar to reinforce their frontline against Rayo Vallecano in La Liga this weekend.

Barca keep Atletico at bay, Bayern back

Barcelona stayed top of La Liga on goal difference with a 3-0 win over Malaga as Atletico Madrid won 4-2 at Rayo Vallecano to stay hot on their heels.

Sevilla president given seven-year jail sentence

The President of Spanish BBVA Primera Liga football club Sevilla has been condemned to serve seven years in the prison for fraud.

Real Madrid cling on for three points in Vallecas thriller

Real Madrid survived a heroic fightback from Rayo Vallecano to come away with three vital points in their challenge for the BBVA Primera Liga title.

Real coach Ancelotti wants balance to Bale, Ronaldo brilliance

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti will be looking for more of the same from his star-studded front line when his team travel across town to face Rayo Vallecano in La Liga on Saturday.

Pedro hits hat-trick as Barcelona cruise

Pedro Rodriguez scored a hat-trick as Barcelona maintained their 100 percent start to the La Liga season with a comfortable 4-0 win over Rayo Vallecano.

Messi, Villa fire Barcelona to a comfortable 3-1 win over Rayo Vallecano

Barcelona`s indomitable Liga form continued with a 3-1 win against Rayo Vallecano at Camp Nou on Sunday.

Barca look to maintain feel good factor against below-strength Rayo

Barca`s 4-0 thrashing of AC Milan on Tuesday night restored the self-confidence of a side that had been looking as if their season could evaporate in a three week period, which had previously seen them knocked out of the Copa del Rey, by bitter rivals Real Madrid.