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.

Villarreal agree to sign midfielder Suarez from Barca

 Villarreal have reached an agreement with Barcelona to sign midfielder Denis Suarez on a four-year deal, with Barca retaining the option to buy the 21-year-old back, the La Liga clubs said on Saturday.

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique hails Usain Bolt as 'Lionel Messi of athletics'
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique hails Usain Bolt as 'Lionel Messi of athletics'

Usain Bolt, who defended his sprint double titles in Beijing yesterday, was hailed as 'the Messi of athletics' on Friday by Barcelona coach Luis Enrique.

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, Gameweek 2: Preview
La Liga, Gameweek 2: Preview

Real Madrid will be looking to put a disappointing start to Rafael Benitez`s reign in charge behind them when Real Betis visit the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday.

Lionel Messi trumps Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suarez to win second UEFA Best Player in Europe Award
Lionel Messi trumps Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suarez to win second UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Lionel Messi on Friday picked yet another award in his already glittering career by winning the 2014-15 UEFA Best Player in Europe Award. The Argentine play-maker beat his Barca team-mate Luis Suarez and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo.

UEFA Champions League draw: Juventus get Man City in Group of Death
UEFA Champions League draw: Juventus get Man City in Group of Death

The 2015-16 UEFA Champions League group stage draw was held on Friday in the presence of a hosts of present and past football heroes in Monaco.

Spain becomes first country to have five teams qualify for UEFA Champions League
Spain becomes first country to have five teams qualify for UEFA Champions League

Spain on Wednesday became the first country to have five teams qualify for the UEFA Champions League after Valencia beat Monaco in their qualifying play-off.

Manchester United set to launch mega £240m bid for Neymar?
Manchester United set to launch mega £240m bid for Neymar?

After losing out to Chelsea in securing the signature of Spanish forward Pedro, Manchester United are now being linked to another Barcelona star – Neymar.

Chelsea move a gamble I had to take, says Pedro
Chelsea move a gamble I had to take, says Pedro

Chelsea`s new signing Pedro has said he took a "gamble" by leaving Spanish champions Barcelona after eight successful years, but one driven by his desire for more playing time.

Real Madrid held on Rafael Benitez bow, Barcelona win in Bilbao
Real Madrid held on Rafael Benitez bow, Barcelona win in Bilbao

Rafael Benitez`s reign as Real Madrid boss got off to a poor start as his side of star names were held 0-0 by newly-promoted Sporting Gijon on Sunday.

Pedro scores, Terry sent off in Chelsea win at at West Bromwich
Pedro scores, Terry sent off in Chelsea win at at West Bromwich

Pedro Rodriguez produced a goal and an assist on his debut as Chelsea survived the dismissal of captain John Terry to prevail 3-2 at West Bromwich Albion on Sunday.

Jordi Alba back for Barcelona's La Liga opener at Athletic Bilbao
Jordi Alba back for Barcelona's La Liga opener at Athletic Bilbao

Barcelona have a fit-again Jordi Alba available for Sunday`s opening La Liga match of the campaign at Athletic Bilbao, the Spanish and European champions said on Saturday.

Neymar back in training but misses trip to Bilbao
Neymar back in training but misses trip to Bilbao

Brazilian star Neymar will miss Barcelona`s first La Liga game of the season despite returning to training for the first time in two weeks on Saturday.

Barca loan Croatia teenager Halilovic to Gijon
Barca loan Croatia teenager Halilovic to Gijon

Sporting Gijon have struck a deal to take Barcelona`s teenage Croatia attacking midfielder Alen Halilovic on loan for the season, the La Liga clubs said on Friday.

David de Gea won`t be sold in current window, says Louis van Gaal
David de Gea won`t be sold in current window, says Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal claims unsettled Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea will not be sold to Real Madrid before the transfer window closes.

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho loves Pedro's ambition
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho loves Pedro's ambition

Spanish international Pedro`s desire to leave one of the biggest clubs in the world in order to further his career was a key factor in persuading Chelsea to sign him from Barcelona, manager Jose Mourinho said on Friday.

Louis van Gaal rejects Jose Mourinho hijacked Pedro's Manchester United deal
Louis van Gaal rejects Jose Mourinho hijacked Pedro's Manchester United deal

 Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal played down the club`s interest in signing Pedro from Barcelona on Friday after the Spanish international decided to join Premier League champions Chelsea instead.

Barcelona have talent to replace Pedro, Xavi, says Bartra
Barcelona have talent to replace Pedro, Xavi, says Bartra

Barcelona will miss forward Pedro and midfielder Xavi following their recent exits but the Spanish and European champions have plenty of talent to replace them, defender Marc Bartra said on Friday.

Watch: New recruit Pedro's message to Chelsea fans!
Watch: New recruit Pedro's message to Chelsea fans!

Chelsea's latest signing Pedro has all set the fans buzzing after his GBP 22m move from European and Spanish champions Barcelona.