Barca forward Luis Suarez back in training before King's Cup final
Barca forward Luis Suarez back in training before King's Cup final

Barcelona forward Luis Suarez has returned to training with his team mates, suggesting he will be able to play a part in Saturday`s King`s Cup final against Athletic Bilbao after two weeks out with a hamstring problem.

Injured Andrea Barzagli doubtful to play Champions League final

Italian football club Juventus confirmed that their centre-back Andrea Barzagli has sustained an injury to his right femur and will begin treatment "immediately" in hopes of being ready in time for the Champions League final against Barcelona on June 6 in Berlin.

Angry voters change political landscape in Spain polls

Spain faced a dramatically changed political landscape today after voters in local elections abandoned traditional parties, with anti-austerity groups topping polls in Barcelona and possibly taking power in Madrid.

Dani Alves focused on trophies with Barca future uncertain
Dani Alves focused on trophies with Barca future uncertain

Barcelona defender Dani Alves will focus on Saturday`s King`s Cup final and the Champions League final a week later before announcing whether he will remain at the club next season, the Brazil international said on Monday.

Spanish local election shakes up political landscape

Spain faced a changed political landscape Monday after the "Indignado" protest movement gave the ruling conservative rivals a battering in local elections, topping the vote in Barcelona and shattering the governing party`s majority in Madrid.

Barcelona look almost unbeatable: Gianluigi Buffon
Barcelona look almost unbeatable: Gianluigi Buffon

Italian football club Juventus' captain Gianluigi Buffon has said that their Champions League final opponents Barcelona look "almost unbeatable".

Massimiliano Allegri warns over `deadly` Barca
Massimiliano Allegri warns over `deadly` Barca

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has warned against the "deadly" ball-passing of Barcelona as the Italian champions turn their focus to the Champions League final following their final home game of the season on Saturday.

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.

There will never be another Xavi, Luis Enrique says
There will never be another Xavi, Luis Enrique says

There will never be another player like Xavi and Barcelona will have to adapt accordingly now he is leaving, coach Luis Enrique said after the midfielder`s final La Liga game for the club on Saturday.

Xavi should have won Ballon d'Or: Jose Mourinho
Xavi should have won Ballon d'Or: Jose Mourinho

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho reckons departing Barcelona captain and midfield maestro Xavi Hernandez deserved to have won the world football player award, the Ballon d'Or, at some point during his career.

Luis Suarez out of Barca's final La Liga outing of the season
Luis Suarez out of Barca's final La Liga outing of the season

Barcelona forward Luis Suarez has not recovered from a hamstring strain and will be rested for the champions` final La Liga game of the season later on Saturday as a precaution.

Luis Enrique dismisses questions on Barcelona future
Luis Enrique dismisses questions on Barcelona future

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique on Friday dismissed questions about whether he will stay on next season, saying he will comment once the current campaign, when the Catalan giants could secure a treble of trophies, is over.

Carlo Ancelotti to discuss future in coming days
Carlo Ancelotti to discuss future in coming days

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has admitted he still doesn`t know if he will be retained by the club for next 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.

Neymar tax case moved to Barcelona
Neymar tax case moved to Barcelona

The trial in which Barcelona are accused of concealing how much they paid for the transfer of Brazilian star Neymar will take place in the Catalan capital after an appeal for the case to be moved from Madrid was upheld.

Will mark Luis Suarez without added emotion: Juventus' Giorgio Chiellini
Will mark Luis Suarez without added emotion: Juventus' Giorgio Chiellini

 Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has said he will be marking FC Barcelona's Luis Suarez without any added emotion after being bitten by the striker during last year's World Cup in Brazil.

Monaco make Fabinho loan move permanent
Monaco make Fabinho loan move permanent

Monaco announced on Tuesday that Brazilian right back Fabinho`s loan from Portuguese outfit Rio Ave has been made into a permanent deal.

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.

Turkish ref Cuneyt Cakir to oversee Champions League final
Turkish ref Cuneyt Cakir to oversee Champions League final

Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir has been appointed by European football's governing body to officiate in the Juventus vs Barcelona Champions League final, to be played in Berlin on June 6.

Juve focus on Cup final, not Barca: Marchisio
Juve focus on Cup final, not Barca: Marchisio

Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio insists the Turin giants are firmly focused on ending their 20-year wait to lift the Italian Cup as their Champions League final date with Barcelona looms.