Real Madrid, Barca "must work harder" following new TV law
Real Madrid, Barca "must work harder" following new TV law

Real Madrid and Barcelona will have to work harder to maintain their dominance following new Spanish rules affecting TV rights, the Spanish League`s marketing expert said on Monday.

Valencia take charge of Champions League chase
Valencia take charge of Champions League chase

Valencia moved three points clear of Sevilla in the fight for the fourth Champions League place in La Liga with a comfortable 3-1 win over Eibar on Sunday.

Italy and Spain revive idea of overseas "39th game"
Italy and Spain revive idea of overseas "39th game"

Italian and Spanish League clubs could play a regular league match overseas even though the idea proved hugely unpopular with English fans when the Premier League investigated the idea of doing the same thing seven years ago.
 

La Liga: Ronaldo hat-trick keeps Madrid in touch with eight-goal Barca
La Liga: Ronaldo hat-trick keeps Madrid in touch with eight-goal Barca

A Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick maintained Real Madrid`s La Liga title aspirations as they ended Sevilla`s 34-game unbeaten run at home with a 3-2 win on Saturday.

I hope Neymar surpasses me, says Brazil great Ronaldo
I hope Neymar surpasses me, says Brazil great Ronaldo

Brazil football great Ronaldo said he hopes Neymar overtakes his scoring records at both club and international level.

Chinese investor in talks to take over Malaga
Chinese investor in talks to take over Malaga

A Chinese consortium nicknamed 'Intellectually Manufactured in China' is in talks with Spanish football club Malaga to purchase 95 percent of the La Liga club's share.

Granada hire Jose Ramon Sandoval to replace sacked Abel Resino
Granada hire Jose Ramon Sandoval to replace sacked Abel Resino

La Liga strugglers Granada hired Jose Ramon Sandoval as their new coach on Friday after sacking Abel Resino with just four games of the season remaining.

Barcelona coach warns of Cordoba threat to title charge
Barcelona coach warns of Cordoba threat to title charge

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has warned of the potential threat to the La Liga leaders` title charge posed by a Cordoba side who are five points adrift at the bottom and on the brink of relegation.

Madrid`s title aspirations on line in Seville
Madrid`s title aspirations on line in Seville

European champions Real Madrid will need to inflict Sevilla`s first home defeat in over 13 months to realistically maintain their bid for the La Liga title when they visit the Sanchez Pizjuan on Saturday.

Valencia’s Champions League hopes hit by stormy Rayo draw
Valencia’s Champions League hopes hit by stormy Rayo draw

Valencia dropped more points in their pursuit of a Champions League place with a Dani Parejo free-kick rescuing a 1-1 draw at Rayo Vallecano as both sides finished with 10 men after a stormy La Liga clash on Thursday.

Free-scoring Real Madrid face tough test at Sevilla
Free-scoring Real Madrid face tough test at Sevilla

Real Madrid have defied injuries to keep the pressure on leaders Barcelona and notched up over 100 La Liga goals but they now face arguably the toughest test of their title charge in an away match to Sevilla on Saturday.

La Liga: James Rodriguez cracker helps Real Madrid keep pressure on Barcelona
La Liga: James Rodriguez cracker helps Real Madrid keep pressure on Barcelona

Real Madrid warmed up for a big week by moving back to within two points of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a comfortable 3-0 win over Almeria on Wednesday.

Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann aims to get better
Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann aims to get better

He is only behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in the La Liga scoring chart this season but Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann is not overawed at being spoken of in the same breath as the two superstars, saying his aim is to get better than the rest.

Atletico Madrid unaware of possible FIFA transfer ban
Atletico Madrid unaware of possible FIFA transfer ban

Atletico Madrid are unaware of a possible transfer embargo after Spanish media reported FIFA were set to bar the club and city rivals Real Madrid from the next two windows.

Matt Le Tissier scoops new Bilbao ''one-man club'' award
Matt Le Tissier scoops new Bilbao ''one-man club'' award

Former England and Southampton forward Matt Le Tissier was honoured with a new "one-man club" award by La Liga`s Athletic Bilbao on Tuesday.

Barcelona's 'MSN' trio lead 6-0 rout of Getafe in La Liga
Barcelona's 'MSN' trio lead 6-0 rout of Getafe in La Liga

Barcelona forwards Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar motored past 100 goals for the season to fire the La Liga leaders to a 6-0 romp at home to Getafe and stretch their advantage over Real Madrid to five points on Tuesday.

'Real Madrid's Chicharito Hernandez more natural goal-scorer than Karim Benzema'
'Real Madrid's Chicharito Hernandez more natural goal-scorer than Karim Benzema'

Former Real Madrid Mexican striker Hugo Sanchez has praised his compatriot "Chicharito" Hernandez, who he described as a "more decisive" player in comparison to Karim Benzema, who he does not consider "a natural goal-scorer."

Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema likely to be fit for Juventus clash: Carlo Ancelotti
Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema likely to be fit for Juventus clash: Carlo Ancelotti

 Holders Real Madrid are likely to have forwards Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema back for next week`s Champions League semi-final first leg at Juventus, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday.

Messi is God-like: Beckenbauer
Messi is God-like: Beckenbauer

German football legend Franz Beckenbauer on Tuesday labelled Barcelona star Lionel Messi as "God-like" and believes the Spanish team’s hope of success this season rests on his shoulders.

La Liga: Easy-looking match for Real Madrid vs Almeria
La Liga: Easy-looking match for Real Madrid vs Almeria

Real Madrid face what should be a comfortable game on Wednesday when they play at home to relegation-haunted Almeria.