Real Madrid to give Iker Casillas official send-off after criticism
Real Madrid to give Iker Casillas official send-off after criticism

Real Madrid have decided to give departing goalkeeper and captain Iker Casillas an official send-off later on Monday following criticism over the low-key nature of his tearful farewell news conference on Sunday.

Vicente del Bosque upset at Gerard Pique being booed during Spain win
Vicente del Bosque upset at Gerard Pique being booed during Spain win

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque said on Friday he was upset to see FC Barcelona defender Gerard Pique booed by a section of fans as Spain defeated Costa Rica 2-1 in Leon on Thursday.

`Proud` Xavi unveiled by Qatar`s Al Sadd
`Proud` Xavi unveiled by Qatar`s Al Sadd

Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez was officially unveiled by Al Sadd on Thursday and said he was "proud" to now be playing for the Qatari side.

Qatari club to present Xavi as new member on Thursday
Qatari club to present Xavi as new member on Thursday

Qatari football club Al-Sadd on Monday announced that it will present legendary Spanish midfielder Xavi Hernandez as its new team member coming Thursday.

Leaving Barca `brutal` for record-breaking Xavi Hernandez
Leaving Barca `brutal` for record-breaking Xavi Hernandez

 Record-breaker Xavi Hernandez says it will be `brutal` to leave Barcelona after lifting the Champions League trophy on his final appearance in the famous shirt.

Barca target second leg of treble in home Cup final
Barca target second leg of treble in home Cup final

Barcelona can move another step closer to just the second treble in the club`s storied 115-year history when they host Athletic Bilbao at the Camp Nou in the Copa del Rey final on Saturday.

PSG interested in borrowing Xavi Hernandez from Al-Sadd
PSG interested in borrowing Xavi Hernandez from Al-Sadd

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) may be interested in borrowing Spanish footballer Xavi Hernandez, who was recently signed by Qatar's Al-Sadd for two seasons after announcing his departure from Barcelona.

La Liga, round-up: Valencia claim Champions League place, Eibar, Almeria relegated
La Liga, round-up: Valencia claim Champions League place, Eibar, Almeria relegated

Valencia sealed their place in next season`s Champions League as Eibar and Almeria were relegated on a dramatic final day of the La Liga season.

Xavi to start final La Liga game for Barcelona
Xavi to start final La Liga game for Barcelona

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique confirmed that Xavi Hernandez will captain the side on his 505th and final La Liga appearance for the Catalans at home to Deportivo la Coruna on Saturday.

Barca stalwart Xavi Hernandez heading to Qatar: Father
Barca stalwart Xavi Hernandez heading to Qatar: Father

Barcelona`s captain Xavi Hernandez will leave the club he has served since boyhood for Qatari side Al Sadd at the end of this season, his father said on Tuesday.

Five facts from Barcelona`s title-winning season
Five facts from Barcelona`s title-winning season

Barcelona sealed their 23rd La Liga title on Sunday thanks to Lionel Messi`s winner in a 1-0 victory at Atletico Madrid.

Personal row casts shadow over Spanish soccer
Personal row casts shadow over Spanish soccer

A long-simmering squabble between Spain`s most powerful football chiefs could bring the Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo show to a halt this weekend.

Real Madrid, Barcelona bosses expect strike solution
Real Madrid, Barcelona bosses expect strike solution

Real Madrid and Barcelona coaches Carlo Ancelotti and Luis Enrique have expressed their desire for a solution to be found between Spanish football`s warring parties to fend off a potential shutdown of the La Liga season next weekend.

Steven Gerrard, Xavi Hernandez make 500 League appearances
Steven Gerrard, Xavi Hernandez make 500 League appearances

Legends Steven Gerrard and Xavi Hernandez added another feather to their cap after making their 500th league appearence for Liverpool and Barcelona respectively.

Spanish star Xavi Hernandez signs with Qatari side Al Sadd
Spanish star Xavi Hernandez signs with Qatari side Al Sadd

Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez has signed for Qatari side, Al Sadd for next season, it was confirmed by club officials on Saturday.

Xavi agent declines comment on Al Sadd deal reports
Xavi agent declines comment on Al Sadd deal reports

Xavi`s agent has declined to comment on reports the Barcelona midfielder is set to leave the La Liga leaders at the end of the season and sign a lucrative contract with Qatari side Al Sadd.

Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez to join Qatari outfit Al Sadd
Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez to join Qatari outfit Al Sadd

Midfield maestro Xavi Hernandez will leave his childhood club Barcelona at the of end of the current season, according to AS.com. The report said that the 35-year-old has signed a three-year contract with Qatari club Al Sadd.

Schalke vs Real Madrid: Iker Casillas ready for 150th European game
Schalke vs Real Madrid: Iker Casillas ready for 150th European game

Real Madrid legend Iker Casillas will make his 150th European appearance for the club on Wednesday night. The defending European champions will travel to Germany for their UEFA Champions League round of 16 match against Schalke 04. He will equal Liverpool's Jamie Carragher as the latest player to reach the landmark.

Results change everything here: Xavi Hernandez
Results change everything here: Xavi Hernandez

FC Barcelona captain and Spanish midfielder Xavi Hernandez has said that his team should not be judged solely on results, contending that the Catalans did actually play well in the match they lost 0-1 to Real Sociedad at Anoeta stadium Jan 4.

Xavi resumes training with Barcelona
Xavi resumes training with Barcelona

FC Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez, who has missed the team's recent games due to a hamstring injury, has resumed training with the rest of the squad and is awaiting medical approval to play on Sunday against Deportivo de La Coruna.