Valencia into second with Sociedad draw

Valencia moved back into second place in La Liga as they extended their unbeaten start to the season with a 1-1 draw away at Real Sociedad on Sunday.

Messi `never imagined` reaching 400-goal mark
Messi `never imagined` reaching 400-goal mark

Four-time World Player of the Year Lionel Messi said he could never have envisaged scoring 400 goals in his career after passing that landmark in Barcelona`s 6-0 rout over Granada on Saturday.

Lionel Messi reaches 400 goals, Neymar hits hat-trick
Lionel Messi reaches 400 goals, Neymar hits hat-trick

Lionel Messi grabbed his 400th career goal while Neymar smashed a hat-trick as Barcelona stormed back to the top of La Liga with a 6-0 thrashing of Granada on Saturday.

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo on target again as Real Madrid down Villarreal
La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo on target again as Real Madrid down Villarreal

Cristiano Ronaldo continued his hot scoring streak as Real Madrid moved up to fourth in the La Liga table with a hard-fought 2-0 win away to Villarreal.

Misfiring Karim Benzema told to forget hot-shot Cristiano Ronaldo
Misfiring Karim Benzema told to forget hot-shot Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid`s misfiring striker Karim Benzema has been told by coach Carlo Ancelotti to forget Cristiano Ronaldo’s scoring exploits and concentrate on helping the team.

Barcelona held to goalless draw by Malaga

Barcelona dropped their first points of the La Liga season as they were held to an uneventful 0-0 draw away to Malaga on Wednesday.
 

Miranda lifts Atletico Madrid up to second in La Liga

Atletico Madrid moved up to second in La Liga as Miranda scored the only goal in a 1-0 win away to Almeria on Wednesday.

Cristiano Ronaldo claims four-goal haul in Elche rout
Cristiano Ronaldo claims four-goal haul in Elche rout

Cristiano Ronaldo continued his prolific start to the season with four goals, including two penalties, as Real Madrid came from behind to beat Elche 5-1 in La Liga on Tuesday.

Barcelona haven`t won anything yet: Luis Enrique
Barcelona haven`t won anything yet: Luis Enrique

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has urged his side to keep their feet on the ground despite a flying start to the season which has seen them win all five games in all competitions.

We have to improve in defence, says Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti
We have to improve in defence, says Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti

Performances have improved but it is too early to conclude Real Madrid have put their early-season stutter behind them, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Monday.

Neymar, Ivan Rakitic in doubt for Barcelona's trip to Malaga
Neymar, Ivan Rakitic in doubt for Barcelona's trip to Malaga

 Barcelona pair Neymar and Ivan Rakitic have picked up minor injuries that could sideline them for Wednesday`s La Liga game at Malaga, the league leaders said on Monday.

Messi, Neymar on target as Barcelona thrash Levante
Messi, Neymar on target as Barcelona thrash Levante

Barcelona overcame a missed penalty from Lionel Messi to return to the top of La Liga with a 5-0 win away to 10-man Levante on Sunday.

Ronaldo leads eight-goal rout of Deportivo, Atletico held
Ronaldo leads eight-goal rout of Deportivo, Atletico held

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick as Real Madrid equalled their biggest ever away win in La Liga with a 8-2 thrashing of Deportivo la Coruna on Saturday.

I want to help young Indian talent grow through ISL: Joan Capdevila
I want to help young Indian talent grow through ISL: Joan Capdevila

Spanish star and member of the 2010 World Cup winning squad Joan Capdevila feels that a chance to play for the NorthEast United in the upcoming cash-rich Indian Super League (ISL) starting next month will enable to guide the young Indian players with his oodles of experience.

La Liga: Real Madrid face tough Deportivo trip to test recovery
La Liga: Real Madrid face tough Deportivo trip to test recovery

Real Madrid's long week comes to an end Saturday afternoon when they face a potentially complicated trip to face newly promoted Deportivo la Coruna in the Spanish La Liga.

La Liga Preview: Frantic week of football action in Spain
La Liga Preview: Frantic week of football action in Spain

A frantic week of football activity, starting Friday, will test the strength in depth of all Spanish clubs in the La Liga.

Frantic week of football action in La Liga
Frantic week of football action in La Liga

A frantic week of football activity, starting Friday, will test the strength in depth of all Spanish clubs in the La Liga.

World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez starting to make Real Madrid mark
World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez starting to make Real Madrid mark

Expectations were unsurprisingly sky high when Colombia playmaker James Rodriguez joined Real Madrid from Monaco after top scoring with six goals at the 2014 World Cup.

Sergi Roberto pens new Barcelona deal
Sergi Roberto pens new Barcelona deal

Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto has signed a new contract that will keep the 22-year-old tied to the Spanish giants until 2019.

Iker Casillas's fall from grace highlights divisions at Real Madrid
Iker Casillas's fall from grace highlights divisions at Real Madrid

When Iker Casillas triumphantly hoisted the Henri Delaunay Cup aloft in Kiev after Spain claimed a second consecutive European crown in 2012, he could scarcely have believed that within two years he would be roundly whistled by fans at Real Madrid`s Bernabeu stadium.